Current Affairs Quiz: November 07, 2018

Current Affairs 7 November 2018 Quiz

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  1. South Korean first lady Kim Jung Sook and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath inaugurated the Queen Huh Memorial in which city?
    A)Shirdi
    B)Varanasi
    C)Puri
    D)Ayodhya
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    South Korean first lady Kim Jung Sook and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath inaugurated the Queen Huh Memorial at Queen Huh Park in Ayodhya.

  2. Which district will be renamed as Ayodhya?
    A)Nagod
    B)Barabanki
    C)Faizabad
    D)Gorakhpur
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Uttar Pradesh Faizabad district will be known as Ayodhya after the temple town that is home to the Ram temple, said Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.

  3. Uttar Pradesh Government renamed which International Stadium after former prime minister Atatl Bihari Vajpayee?

    A)Ekana International Stadium
    B)Jaypee Sports City
    C)KD Singh Babu Stadium
    D)Kamla Club Ground

    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh Government renamed the newly-constructed Ekana International Stadium in Lucknow after former prime minister Atatl Bihari Vajpayee.

  4. India signed 3 MoUs with which country on extradition, cooperation in atomic energy and visa waiver for diplomats and officials?
    A)Uganda
    B)Malawi
    C)Iraq
    D)Poland
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    India and Malawi signed 3 MoUs on extradition, cooperation in atomic energy and visa waiver for diplomats and officials.

  5. India signed MoU with which country on cooperation in sports?
    A)Australia
    B)Iran
    C)South Korea
    D)North Korea
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Indian and South Korea signed a MoU on cooperation in sports in New Delhi.

  6. The first Russia India Strategic Dialogue will take place in which city?
    A)Mumbai
    B)NewDelhi
    C)Moscow
    D)St Petersburg
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    The first Russia India Strategic Dialogue will take place in the Russian city of St Petersburg on November 25 and 26.

  7. In which city, “Signature Bridge”,the first asymmetrical cable-stayed bridge in India was opened?
    A)Lucknow
    B)Delhi
    C)Mumbai
    D)Bangalore
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Delhi’s long-awaited “Signature Bridge”,the first asymmetrical cable-stayed bridge in India was opened for the public.

  8. Which government formed an inter-ministerial committee to resolve the issues raised by the agitating farmers in the ongoing protest in the state headed by Shashi Bhusan Behera?
    A)Bihar
    B)Uttar Pradesh
    C)Haryana
    D)Odisha
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    The Odisha Government formed an inter-ministerial committee to resolve the issues raised by the agitating farmers in the ongoing protest in the state. The three-member committee headed by Finance Minister Shashi Bhusan Behera.

  9. Which film of Rakesh Omprakash Mehra was showcased at Rome Film Festival?
    A)Mere Pyaare Prime Minister
    B)Mera Bharat Mahan
    C)Mera India
    D)Mera Dost Prime Minister
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Filmmaker Rakesh Omprakash Mehra’s upcoming film “Mere Pyarre Prime Minister” has been creating waves worldwide even before the release. The film that deals with the social issue of open defecation represented not just India but Asia at the Rome Film Festival.

  10. Which state gave its nod to redevelop world’ largest hospital at an estimated cost of Rs.5540.07 crore?
    A)Odisha
    B)Bihar
    C)Haryana
    D)Uttar Pradesh
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    The Bihar cabinet gave its nod for the redevelopment of Patna Medical College and Hospital into a world’s largest 5462 bed hospital at an estimated cost of Rs.5540.07 crore.
  11. RBI has initiated steps to set up a wide-based digital PCR to capture details of all borrowers, including wilful defaulters and also the pending legal suits in order to check financial delinquencies.What is “R” is PCR?

    A)Registry
    B)Recognition
    C)Revenue
    D)Rebate

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    Option A
    Explanation:
    RBI has initiated steps to set up a wide-based digital Public Credit Registry(PCR) to capture details of all borrowers, including wilful defaulters and also the pending legal suits in order to check financial delinquencies.

  12. Who was elected as president of the International Boxing Association(AIBA)?

    A)Thomas Bach
    B)Gafur Rakhimov
    C)Nicolas Djuvone
    D)Maria Draghi

    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Uzbek businessman Gafur Rakhimov was elected president of theInternational Boxing Association(AIBA).

  13. Who was honoured as a “Distinguished Fellow”by IndiaGlobal?
    A)Rajkumar Rao
    B)Irfan Khan
    C)Nawazzudin Siddique
    D)Anupam Kher
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Veteran actor Anupam Kher was honoured as a “Distinguished Fellow”by IndiaGlobal a leading think-tank that works on issues concerning non-resident Indians.

  14. Who was chosen for the prestigious Raja Ram Mohan Roy award?
    A)Kedarnath Sharma
    B)Mihir Singh
    C)Subash Paul
    D)N Ram
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Veteran journalist and the Hindu Group of Publications Chairman N Ram has been chosen for the prestigious Raja Ram Mohan Roy award, presented by the Press Council Of India, for his outstanding contribution towards journalism.

  15. Who was given the prestigious International Press Institute IPI India Award for excellence in journalism?
    A)Arunima Mishra
    B)Subash Paul
    C)Namrata Biji Ahuja
    D)Mihir Singh
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    The prestigious International Press Institute IPI India Award for excellence in journalism has been given to Namrata Biji Ahuja of The Week magazine this year

  16. Which personality name was used to name a rose from a fan from Argentina ,Santiago Lopez?
    A)AR Rahman
    B)Sonu Nigam
    C)Asha Bhonsle
    D)Lata Mangeshkar
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    A Lata Mangeshkar fan from Argentina ,Santiago Lopez, who is a florist by profession, has named a rose in honour of the veteran playback singer.

  17. Who will be honored with the Maharashtra government’s Natvarya Prabhakar Panshikar Lifetime Achievement Award in the field of theatre?
    A)Vinod Agarwal
    B)Subhash Paul
    C)Jayant Sawarkar
    D)Nitin Sinha
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Noted Marathi Actor Jayant Sawarkar will be honoured with the Maharashtra government’s Natvarya Prabhakar Panshikar Lifetime Achievement Award in the field of theatre.

  18. Recently, Vinod Agarwal passed away.He was related to which field?
    A)Poet
    B)Journalist
    C)Actor
    D)Singer
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Bhajan Singer Vinod Agarwal passed away. The singer died from multiple organ failure. He was 63. Born in New Delhi in 1955, Agarwal was a popular bhajan singer known for his imitable style of singing. He settled down in Vrindavan for his love of Lord Krishna.

  19. Veteran Walton Jyrwa Lytan passed away in Shillong.He was related to which profession?
    A)Sportsmen
    B)Photo journalist
    C)Singer
    D)Actor
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Veteran Meghlayaa photo journalist Walton Jyrwa Lytan passed away in Shillong after a brief battle with cancer.

  20. When is World Tsunami Awareness Day observed?
    A)Nov 3
    B)Nov 1
    C)Nov 5
    D)Nov 6
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    The World Tsunami Awareness Day is observed every year across the world on 5th November to spread awareness among people across the world about Tsunami.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  1. What is the currency of South Korea?
    A)Rupee
    B)Dollar
    C)Won
    D)Euro
    View Answer
    Option C

  2. What is the capital of Malawi?
    A)Lilongwe
    B)Kiev
    C)Amsterdam
    D)Kampala
    View Answer
    Option A

  3. What is the currency of Malawi?
    A)Franc
    B)Euro
    C)Dollar
    D)Kwacha
    View Answer
    Option D

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