Current Affairs Quiz: June 7, 2017

Current Affairs Quiz 7 June 2017

Current Affairs Quiz 7 June 2017. This Quiz is divided into two parts. First part contains questions from Current Affairs of  6 June 2017. The Second Part contains Current Affairs Questions from various newspaper of today i.e 7 June 2017. Read our Current Affairs and Newspaper daily to excel in General Awareness section of competitive exam.

Quiz from Current Affairs 6 June 2017 of A2ZClick Here to Read Current Affairs of June 6, 2017

  1. What per cent GDP growth rate has World Bank predicted for India for 2017-18?
    A) 7.5%
    B) 7.7%
    C) 7.2%
    D) 7.8%
    View Answer
    Option C
  2. What per cent GDP growth rate has World Bank predicted for India for 2018-19?
    A) 7.5%
    B) 7.7%
    C) 7.2%
    D) 7.8%
    View Answer
    Option A
  3. What per cent GDP growth rate has World Bank predicted for India for 2019-20?
    A) 7.5%
    B) 7.7%
    C) 7.2%
    D) 7.8%
    View Answer
    Option B
  4. Which bank has reduced its energy consumption by installing over 200 solar powered ATM sites in the last one year?
    A) HDFC Bank
    B) State bank of India
    C) ICICI Bank
    D) Yes Bank
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation
    : ICICI Bank commissioned over 200 solar powered ATM sites in the last one year as part of its efforts to reduce carbon footprint and use more clean energy. ICICI Bank has reduced its overall energy consumption in large offices and branches from 198 million units in 2013-14 to 164 million units in 2016-17, saving 34.2 million units in last three years
  5. India’s first project for rural LED street lighting in the country under the Government of India’s Street Lighting National Project (SLNP) will be launched in which state?
    A) Telangana
    B) Andhra Pradesh
    C) Rajasthan
    D) Gujarat
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation
    : in Gram Panchayats of 7 districts in Andhra Pradesh
  6. Which state is the first to be declared open defecation free in India?
    A) Kerala
    B) Himachal Pradesh
    C) Uttarakhand
    D) Sikkim
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation
    : Sikkim is the first; and recently Uttarakhand became the 4th state to be declared ODF after Sikkim, Himachal Pradesh and Kerala
  7. Which Bollywood actress has recently appointed as the Brand Ambassador of Wildlife Trust of India (WTI)?
    A) Anushka Sharma
    B) Dia Mirza
    C) Shraddha Kapoor
    D) Alia Bhatt
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation
    : Dia Mirza
  8. Who is the Executive Director & CEO of Wildlife Trust of India?
    A) Shivendra Patel
    B) Vikram Rathore
    C) Vivek Menon
    D) Shubham Chaudhary
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation
    : Vivek Menon
  9. Who has won the 4th Kalinga Literary Award?
    A) Haraprasad Das
    B) Anand Nilakantan
    C) Paramita Satapathy
    D) Rashmi Ranjan Parida
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation
    : Mr. Haraprasad Das: 4th Kalinga Literary Award
  10. Who has won the 4th Kalinga International Award?
    A) Haraprasad Das
    B) Anand Nilakantan
    C) Paramita Satapathy
    D) Rashmi Ranjan Parida
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation
    : Mr. Anand Nilakantan- Kalinga International Award
  11. Who has won the 4th Kalinga Karubaki Award?
    A) Haraprasad Das
    B) Anand Nilakantan
    C) Paramita Satapathy
    D) Rashmi Ranjan Parida
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation
    : Ms. Paramita Satapathy- Kalinga Karubaki Award
    and also: Kalinga Literary Youth Award: 30 young minds selected from Odisha
  12. Era Sezhiyan who passed away recently was a/an ______.
    A) Politician
    B) Sportsperson
    C) Musician
    D) Classical Dancer
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation
    : Politician (Member of parliament, Lok Sabha for Kumbakonam) and also Tamil Writer
  13. What amount of Line of Credit has India approved for the development of Railway Sector of Sri Lanka?
    A) USD 529 million
    B) USD 329 million
    C) USD 538 million
    D) USD 318 million
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation
    : India today signed an agreement with Sri Lanka to provide USD 318 million as line of credit to develop the island nation’s railway sector
  14. Who has been elected as the Prime Minister of Nepal after the resignation of Pushpa Kamal Dahal?
    A) Jhal Nath Khanal
    B) Sher Bahadur Deuba
    C) Ram Chandra Poudel
    D) Gyanendra Shah
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation
    : 40th PM and 4th time that he is the PM
  15. First World Pest Day has been launched in which city?
    A) Shanghai
    B) New Delhi
    C) Beijing
    D) Dubai
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation
    : Beijing, China
  16. World Pest Day will be observed on?
    A) June 5
    B) June 6
    C) June 7
    D) June 8
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation
    : June 6th has been declared World Pest Day in an effort of raising awareness about the importance of pest management for all home and business owners. On this day we join many in sharing the importance that the pest management industry plays in protecting health, food, property, and the environment from pest threats all around the world. The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has joined forces with the Chinese Pest Control Association (CPCA), the Federation of Asian & Oceania Pest Managers Association (FAOPMA), and the Confederation of European Pest Management Associations (CEPA) in support of this event.
  17. Which country has recently (June) joined NATO as its 29th member?
    A) Croatia
    B) Slovenia
    C) Romania
    D) Montenegro
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation
    : NATO Members: 29
    NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg

Current Affairs Quiz from Today’s Newspaper (7 June 2017) – The Indian Express

  1. Which city will host the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation Summit 2017?
    A) Beijing
    B) Bishkek
    C) Astana
    D) Moscow
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation
    : Astana, Kazakhstan
  2. EPFO has extended the deadline for submitting aadhaar numbers by its member till _____
    A) June 30, 2017
    B) July 30, 2017
    C) August 31, 2017
    D) October 31, 2017
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation
    : Note: For North-East India the deadline is September 30, 2017 while for rest of India it is June 30, 2017
  3. Where is Rutland Island located?
    A) Lakshadweep
    B) Mumbai Harbour
    C) Gujarat
    D) Andaman and Nicobar
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation
    : The National Board of Wildlife has approved Rutland Island in South Andaman to be the site for the country’s long-range missile test facility of DRDO
  4. As per the Animal Discoveries 2016, New Species and Records of Zoological Survey of India and Plant Discoveries 2016 how many new species have been found last year?
    A) 254
    B) 467
    C) 499
    D) 673
    View Answer
    Option C

 

 

 

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10 Thoughts to “Current Affairs Quiz: June 7, 2017”

  1. gomathy priya

    ty admin,pls change the 19th question option to june 30 2017

  2. MAYANK BHARADWAJ100%

    thks,30 june in 19th quest

  3. Marry..

    thanx……nepal president====bidya devi bhandari

  4. Marry..

    moscow to russia me h na
    SCO 2017====Kazakhstan Astana====8to.9 june
    On July 10, 2015, the SCO decided to admit India and Pakistan as full members.

    India and Pakistan signed the memorandum of obligations on 24 June 2016 at Tashkent, thereby starting the formal process of joining the SCO as full members. The acceptance process will take some months, by which they are expected to become full members by the next meeting at Astana in 2017

    1. Suraj

      yes it was a typing mistake; Option C) Astana is correct in Kazakhstan

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