Current Affairs Quiz: May 27, 2017

Current Affairs Quiz 27 May 2017

Current Affairs Quiz 27 May 2017. This Quiz is divided into two parts. First part contains questions from Current Affairs of  26 May 2017. The Second Part contains Current Affairs Questions from various newspaper of today i.e 27 May 2017. Read our Current Affairs and Newspaper daily to excel in General Awareness section of competitive exams.

Quiz from Current Affairs 26 May 2017 of A2ZClick Here to Read Current Affairs of May 26, 2017

  1. Rating Agency, Moody has rated IDBI Bank’s local and foreign currency bank deposit ratings at _____
    A) Baa3
    B) Baa2
    C) Ba2
    D) Ba3
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation
    : Moody’s Investors Service has downgraded IDBI Bank’s local and foreign currency bank deposit ratings to Ba2 from Baa3.
  2. Dhola-Sadiya bridge is constructed on which river?
    A) Narmada
    B) Ganga
    C) Brahmaputra
    D) Yamuna
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation
    : The bridge has been constructed across the Rivers Brahmaputra and Lohit in Assam. Length= 9.15 Km
  3. In which state has government launched e-clinics service for farmers with the aim to double farmers’ income by 2022?
    A) Haryana
    B) Punjab
    C) Uttarakhand
    D) Jammu & Kashmir
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation
    : The J&K government has launched an e-clinics service for farmers with the aim to double farmers’ income by 2022.
  4. Paradip Port is located in which state?
    A) Andhra Pradesh
    B) Telangana
    C) Odisha
    D) Gujarat
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation
    : The Paradip Port Trust has been awarded by the Union Shipping Ministry for witnessing the second highest growth in traffic for FY17
  5. Who is the author of the book titled ‘Marching with a Billion- Analysing Narendra Modi’s Government at Midterm’?
    A) Shri Uday Mahurkar
    B) Rajesh Jain
    C) Vikas Swaroop
    D) Rajesh Mehrishi
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation
    : The book ‘Marching with a Billion- Analysing Narendra Modi’s Government at Midterm’ has been authored by- Shri Uday Mahurkar
    The book ‘Mann Ki Baat: A Social Revolution on Radio’ has been complied by Shri Rajesh Jain
  6. Who has been appointed the secretary of CBSE?
    A) Rajesh Kumar Chaturvedi
    B) Anurag Tripathy
    C) K. K. Choudhury
    D) Rajbir Singh
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation
    : Senior bureaucrat Anurag Tripathy was today appointed as the secretary of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).
  7. As per fDi Intelligence report which country topped the list of world’s top most greenfield FDI investment destination?
    A) US
    B) China
    C) India
    D) Germany
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation
    : India retained its top position being the world’s top most greenfield FDI investment destination for the second consecutive year, attracting $62.3 billion in 2016. Second-China; Third- US
  8. Siam Bharat 17 HADR was held in which place?
    A) India
    B) Thailand
    C) France
    D) Japan
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation
    : Indo-Thailand Siam Bharat 17: HADR, Indo-Thailand Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR) Table Top Exercise 2017 held in Chiang Mai, Thailand
  9. Which company has topped the Forbes Global 2000 latest list- World’s Biggest Public Companies?
    A) ICBC
    B) China Construction Bank
    C) Berkshire Hathaway
    D) JPMorgan Chase
    View Answer
    Option
    Explanation
    : Top- ICBC
    Top Indian Company- Reliance Industries Ltd. (Overall Rank 106)

Current Affairs Quiz from Today’s Newspaper (27 May 2017) – The Indian Express

  1. Startups in India can take advantage of Startup India Action Plan for how many years?
    A) 5 years
    B) 3 years
    C) 7 years
    D) 8 years
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation
    : Top- The government has introduced minor changes to the startup definition, saying a business not older than seven years will now qualify for benefits under the Startup India Action Plan.
    So far, only companies up to five years from the date of incorporation were eligible for concessions under the plan announced last year.
    As per the new definition, an entity shall be considered as a startup if its turnover is less than Rs 25 crore —— which remains unchanged —— and has not completed seven years from the date of its incorporation/registration.
  2. A startups in the biotechnology sector will remain a starup for how many years?
    A) 5 years
    B) 7 years
    C) 10 years
    D) 8 years
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation
    : For bio technology sector-10 years

 

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