Current Affairs Quiz for LIC AAO 2016 - Set 2


Hello and welcome to ExamPundit. Here is the 2nd Set of Current Affairs Quiz for LIC AAO 2016. This set is based on the most Important Current Affairs of January, 2016.


1. The Nati folk dance was listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as the largest folk dance in the world. In which of the following states did this folk dance originated?
1) Sikkim
2) Uttarakhand
3) Arunachal Pradesh
4) Manipur
5) Himachal Pradesh



2. Which of the following organisations recently released the World Development Report 2016: Digital Dividends?
1) United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
2) World Bank
3) International Monetary Fund
4) World Trade Organization
5) United Nations


3. Considered as a veteran in his field, Aroon Tikekar recently passed away. In which field did he belong to?
1) Music Composing
2) Poet
3) Physics
4) Journalism
5) Film Direction


4. Who won the Men’s Doubles Title in Australian Open 2016?
1) Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares
2) Simone Bolelli and Fabio Fognini
3) Daniel Nestor and Radek Stepanek
4) Rohan Bopanna and Florin Mergea
5) Henri Kontinen and John Peers


5. Which famous Bollywood personality was recently honoured with National Yash Chopra Memorial Award?
1) Amitabh Bachchan
2) Mousumi Chatterjee
3) Rekha
4) Javed Akhtar
5) Dilip Kumar


6. Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on 23rd January hoisted the largest flag of the country in which Indian state/UT?
1) Puducherry
2) Patna
3) Chattisgarh
4) Jharkhand
5) Madhya Pradesh


7. Which Indian State Government recently tied up with Tata Trusts for skill training programme for the youth in the state?
1) Madhya Pradesh
2) Maharashtra
3) Telengana
4) Bihar
5) Assam


8. The 20th National Youth Festival was recently hosted in which Indian state?
1) Jharkhand
2) West Bengal
3) Odisha
4) Chhattisgarh
5) Himachal Pradesh


9. State Bank of India recently launched “SBI Exclusif” for which of the following purpose(s)?
1) Personalized Banking Services for Start-up Business
2) Understand and address banking needs of a Start-up Business
3) Wealth management service
4) Both 1 and 2
5) Both 2 and 3


10. The Stand Up India Scheme will provide refinance window through Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) with an initial amount of _____________.
1) 15000 Crore Rupees
2) 30000 Crore Rupees
3) 10000 Crore Rupees
4) 25000 Crore Rupees
5) 20000 Crore Rupees


11. In a global first, the World Bank in third week of January 2016 decided to extend an assistance of _________ US dollar to help reconstruct the Indira Gandhi Zoological Park (IGZP) in Andhra Pradesh.
1) 10 million
2) 20 million
3) 15 million
4) 25 million
5) 30 million


12. Which of the following companies recently acquired KBACE Technologies for an undisclosed amount?
1) IBM
2) Tata Consultancy Services
3) Capgemini
4) Infosys
5) Cognizant


13. Who was recently appointed as Chairman and Managing Director of National Thermal Power Corporation?
1) Dinesh Kumar Sarraf
2) B. C. Tripathi
3) Sutirtha Bhattacharya
4) Gopal Singh
5) Gurdeep Singh


14. Which of the following country recently unveiled country’s first stealth fighter aircraft X-2?
1) China
2) Japan
3) The US
4) France
5) Russia


15. What was India’s rank in Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) 2015?
1) 76th
2) 78th
3) 73rd
4) 74th
5) 91st


DON'T MISS THE SET 1 FROM HERE



WINNERS:
the fighter
Ruchi
Sur (*-*)

Answers for Low End Mobiles:
  1. 5
  2. 2
  3. 4
  4. 1
  5. 3
  6. 4
  7. 2
  8. 4
  9. 3
  10. 3
  11. 2
  12. 5
  13. 5
  14. 2
  15. 1






Regards



Team ExamPundit


Sponsored

0 comments