Current Affairs May 2016 - Online Quiz


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Q 1 - Who has been conferred the 2016 Man Booker International Prize for her novel 'The Vegetarian'?

A - Han Kang

B - Arundhati Roy

C - Deborah Smith

D - Huink Xing Kang

Answer : A

Q 2 - As per the World Health Statistics 2016, released by WHO, which of the following countries enjoys the longest average survival for men?

A - Switzerland

B - Sierra Leone

C - Japan

D - China

Answer : A

Q 3 - The prestigious literary prize ‘Yugkavi Siddhicharan Prize’ has been conferred by the Nepal Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli to which of the following famous personalities?

A - Prime Minister Narendra Modi

B - Actor Amitabh Bacchhan

C - Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Chamling

D - Singer A.R. Rehman

Answer : C

Q 4 - The Green Passage Scheme to ensure that the orphan students get free of cost higher education in the state is launched by ______?

A - Madhya Pradesh

B - Odisha

C - Gujrat

D - Punjab

Answer : B

Q 5 - The three initiatives for best practices in road transport sector launched by Union Minister of Road Transport are _______?

A - Pace, infocon and E-pro inam

B - INFRACON, ePACE and up-Scaled INAM PRO

C - e-radius, e-pace-, e-pro

D - None

Answer : B

Q 6 - International Monetary Fund (IMF) in its April 2016 Regional Economic Outlook for Asia and the Pacific forecast retained India’s growth rate at ________ for the year 2016?

A - 7.0 percent

B - 7.5 percent

C - 6.9 percent

D - 8.2 percent

Answer : B

Q 7 - The World’s largest Single Rooftop Solar Power Plant with capacity of 11.5 Megawatts (MW) was inaugurated at ___________?

A - Punjab

B - Shimla

C - Uttar Pradesh

D - Sikkim

Answer : A

Q 8 - Who has been sworn in as the new Chief Minister of Kerala ____________?

A - Jayalalitha

B - Pinarayi Vijayan

C - Mamta Banerjee

D - Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Answer : B

Q 9 - Seema Punia who qualified for the Rio Olympics is a player of __________?

A - Discus Throw

B - Athletics

C - Long jump runner

D - None

Answer : A

Q 10 - Nine-Coach Spanish train Talgo’s trial run first phase was conducted in India at which of the following places?

A - Mathura-Palwal route

B - Bareilly-Moradabad route

C - Mumbai-Delhi route

D - Mathura Malwa route

Answer : B