Current Affairs Oct 2017 - Online Quiz


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Q 1 - Union Cabinet approved International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation and Lighthouse Authorities (IALA) to change its status from Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) to___________________.

A - International Governmental Organization

B - National Governmental Organization

C - Intra-Governmental Organization

D - Inter-Governmental Organization

Answer : D

Q 2 - _________ State government launched Chief Minister's Skill Promotion and Skills Scheme to create job opportunities and training of youth.

A - Goa

B - Uttar Pradesh

C - Madhya Pradesh

D - Andhra Pradesh

Answer : C

Q 3 - The Engineering Export Promotion Council of India has inked a memorandum of understanding with __________ to provide easy access to finance for SMEs.

A - SBI bank

B - HDFC Bank

C - Punjab National Bank

D - Karnataka Bank

Answer : C

Q 4 - The second Ayurveda Day was celebrated on 17 October at __________.

A - Panaji, Goa

B - Mumbai

C - Chandigarh

D - New Delhi

Answer : D

Q 5 - The two-day International Conference on ‘Yoga for Wellness’ concluded in ________.

A - Bhutan

B - Delhi

C - Tibet

D - South Korea

Answer : B

Q 6 - World Safe Cities Index 2017 was topped by __________.

A - Osaka

B - Madrid

C - Tokyo

D - Sydney

Answer : C

Q 8 - ‘Burqa Ban’ came into effect from October 1, in __________.


B - Saudi Arabia

C - Australia

D - Austria

Answer : D

Q 9 - Who among the following were declared as joint winners in the Southern Regional Cricket tournament for visually impaired?

A - Andhra Pradesh and Kerala

B - Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka

C - Arunachal Pradesh and Karnataka

D - Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand

Answer : B

Q 10 - In its South Asia Economic Focus (Fall 2017) released by the World Bank, India's GDP growth forecast was reduced to____ for 2017-18.

A - 7.7%

B - 8.8%

C - 7%

D - 6.7%

Answer : C