Non-Financial Current Affairs Quiz - May, 2016 - Set 5



Hello and welcome to exampunditHere is the fourth set of Non-Financial Current Affairs Questions for the upcoming Bank Exams. These are based on the Current Affairs from May, 2016. The topics include, National News, World News, Sports News, Lists, Indexes, Reports, Days, Obituaries and all other than the financial news.


1. With which of the following company did Facebook recently announce to build transatlantic subsea cable?
1) Google
2) Microsoft
3) Apple
4) Intel
5) All of the above



2. Which of the following city topped the list of 13 new cities under the Centre's 'Smart City Mission'?
1) Dharmashala
2) Warangal
3) Lucknow
4) Bhagalpur
5) Chandigarh



3. How many satellites did ISRO announce to launch in one single mission in June, 2016?
1) 23
2) 22
3) 25
4) 21
5) 26



4. Himachal Pradesh recently launched PEHAL programme for Shimla district. How many focus areas does PEHAL Programme have?
1) 7
2) 3
3) 5
4) 6
5) 4



5. R.G. Jadhav, who recently passed away, was a well-known litterateur in which language?
1) Kannada
2) Marathi
3) Malayalam
4) Tamil
5) Hindi


6. Who received the 2016 Harvard Alumni Award?
1) Dilip Sanghvi
2) Lakshmi Mittal
3) Mukesh Ambani
4) Azim Premji
5) Sunil Mittal


7. Name first Union Territory to sign 24x7 Power for All document.
1) Chandigarh
2) Dadra & Nagar Haveli
3) Puducherry
4) Lakshadweep
5) Andaman & Nicobar Islands



8. Pakke Tiger Reserve is located in which state?
1) Andhra Pradesh
2) Arunachal Pradesh
3) Madhya Pradesh
4) Himachal Pradesh
5) Uttar Pradesh


9. Who was recently appointed CMD of Nuclear Power Corporation of India
1) Rakesh Kumar Mishra
2) Sanjay Vijaykumar
3) Pankaj Kumar Mishra
4) S K Sharma
5) None of them



10. Who was recently awarded with Othmer Gold Medal for Entrepreneurial Leadership?
1) Dilip Sanghvi
2) Mukesh Ambani
3) Azim Premji
4) N R Narayana Murthy
5) Ratan Tata


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11. World No Tobacco Day 2016 is observed on ___________.
1) 29 May
2) 30 May
3) 31 May
4) 28 May
5) 27 May


12. United Nations World Humanitarian Summit 2016 concluded in which city?
1) Sofia
2) Istanbul
3) Tokyo
4) Nairobi
5) Abu Dhabi


13. Gurpreet Singh Sandhu becomes first Indian to play top-tier European football league match. In which of the national league did he play?
1) Ukraine
2) Norway
3) Serbia
4) Finland
5) Denmark


14. Who was the Man of The Match in IPL 2016 Final match?
1) Virat Kohli
2) David Warner
3) Mustafizur Rahman
4) Shikhar Dhawan
5) Ben Cutting


15. Seema Punia is associated with which sports?
1) Discuss Throw
2) Athletics
3) Swimming
4) Archery
5) Rowing



16. International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers observed on _________.
1) 28 May
2) 29 May
3) 31 May
4) 30 May
5) 27 May



17. India’s first ever Passenger Satisfaction Survey was conducted at ____________.
1) Rajiv Gandhi International Airport
2) Kempegowda International Airport
3) Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport
4) Biju Patnaik International Airport
5) Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport


18. Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani recently launched Bharatavani Portal in which city?
1) New Delhi
2) Mumbai
3) Bengaluru
4) Lucknow
5) Indore



19. Union Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari launched safety feature-rich 20 Nirbhaya buses in which state/UT?
1) Delhi
2) Rajasthan
3) Uttar Pradesh
4) Puducherry
5) Jharkhand



20. According to a joint study by Assocham-KPMG, what was India’s rank in terms of world’s largest producers of e-waste?
1) 2nd
2) 4th
3) 5th
4) 7th
5) 1st



21. Which of the following Organisations recently released the World Wildlife Crime Report?
1) World Wildlife Fund for Nature
2) World Conservation Union
3) United Nations Environment Programme
4) United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime
5) Both 1 and 3




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