Saturday, April 30, 2016

Daily Current Affairs Quiz Dated 30th April 2016

Ques. : 1 Sudarsan Pattnaik, who won a gold medal at Moscow championship recently, is a(n)
1) architect 2) painter
3) cartoonist
4) sand artist
5) classical dancer
Answer:- 4) sand artist

Ques. : 2 Which state govt announced 10% reservation for the economically backward among upper castes recently?
1) Maharashtra
2) Uttar Pradesh
3) Telangana
4) Gujarat
5) Rajasthan
Answer:- 4) Gujarat
Ques. : 3 Which country successfully launched the first rocket from its newly built Vostochny Cosmodrome recently?
1) Kazakhstan
2) Ukraine
3) Uzbekistan
4) Tajikistan
5) Russia
Answer:- 5) Russia
Ques. : 4 Which country recently conferred its highest civilian award, the North Star, on two Indian scholars - Lokesh Chandra and Mansura Haider?
1) Malaysia
2) Indonesia
3) Mongolia
4) Vietnam
5) Cambodia
Answer:- 3) Mongolia
Ques. : 5 The World Day for Safety and Health at Work is observed on
1) 25 Apr
2) 26 Apr
3) 28 Apr
4) 29 Apr
5) 30 Apr
Answer:- 3) 28 Apr
Ques. : 6 Garima Chaudhary clinched a gold medal at the 2016 Commonwealth Championship finals in South Africa recently. She is an India
1) judoka
2) boxer
3) shooter
4) archer
5) discus thrower
Answer:- 1) judoka
Ques. : 7 Name the sportsman who has been roped in as goodwill ambassador of India’s Olympic contingent alongside Bollywood star Salman Khan.
1) Mahendra Singh Dhoni
2) Mary Kom
3) Saina Nehwal
4) Vijender Singh
5) Abhinav Bindra
Answer:- 5) Abhinav Bindra
Ques. : 8 Peter O’ Neil is the present Prime Minister of which of the following countries? India signed four MoUs with this country recently.
1) Papua New Guinea
2) New Zealand
3) Sweden
4) Norway
5) Spain
Answer:- 1) Papua New Guinea
Ques. : 9 Veer and Nipat, which were decommissioned by the Indian Navy, recently, were the Indian Naval
1) Stations
2) Ships
3) Helicopters
4) Surveillance aircrafts
5) Radars
Answer:- 2) Ships
Ques. : 10 Name the women’s rights activist from Pakistan who won the Nelson Mandela Gra├ža Machel Innovation Award 2016.
1) Asma Jahangir
2) Tabassum Adnan
3) Ishrat Afreen
4) Bushra Gohar
5) Amina Masood Janjua
Answer:- 2) Tabassum Adna