Current Affairs & GK Quiz for SSC CGL 2016

Hello and welcome to exampundit . Here is a set of Current Affairs & GK Quiz for SSC CGL 2016. This can also be used in the coming Bank Exams.

1. Currency of Egypt?
a) Pound
b) Lira
c) Peso
d) Krone

2. What is the capital of Syria?
a) Aleppo
b) Damascus
c) Latakia
d) Bosra

3.  The International Olympic Committee has its headquarters in ?
a) Russia
b) Switzerland
c) Washington
d) France

4. Who is the cabinet minister for Social Justice and Empowerment?
a) Shri Thawar Chand Gehlot
b) Shri Radha Mohan Singh
c) Shri Prakash Javadekar
d) Dr.  Harsh Vardhan

5.  Who is the Human Resource Development minister?
a) Shri Prakash Javadekar
b) Smt.  Smriti Zubin Irani
c) Smt.  Harsimrat Kaur Badal
d) None

6.  The theme song for TIranga Yatra 2016 has been composed by                     
a) Dr.  Ghazal Srinivas.
b) A R Rehman
c) Munshidas
d) None

7.  India’s first repository on tigers will be housed by
a) Wildlife trust of India
b) Wildlife crime control bureau
c) Wildlife Institute of India
d) None

8.  Who is the new Chief Minister of Gujarat?
a) Mr Vijay Rupani
b) Amit shah
c) Nitin patel
d) None

9. Who lit the Olympic cauldron in Olympics 2016?
a) Gustavo Kuerten
b) Vanderlei de Lima
c) Thomas Bach
d) None

10. Who is the governor of telengana?
a) Kalvakuntla Chandrashekar Rao
b) E.  S.  L.  Narasimhan
c) T.  Padma Rao Goud
d) None


11. Who is the first Indian woman member of International Olympic Committee?
a) Nita Ambani
b) Chanda Kochhar
c) Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw
d) Shobhana Bhartia

12. Who is selected for Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavana Award 2016?
a) Muzaffar Ali
b) Amjad Ali Khan
c) Shubha mudgal
d) None

13. 2020 Olympics will be held in
a) Tokyo
b) Singapore
c) New Delhi
d) Paris

14. Who won women’s singles title in the 2016 Rogers Cup. ?
a) Madison Keys
b) Monica Niculescu
c) Jamie Murray
d) Simona Halep

15.  Who became the oldest captain to score Test hundred.
a) Somachandra de Silva
b)  Brendon McCullum
c) Misbah-ul-Haq
d) None

16. Whom did Indian boxer Vijender Singh defeated  and Won WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight title 2016 ?
a) Kerry Hope
b) Samet Hyuseinov
c) Alexander Horvath
d) None

17.  The 19th SAARC summit will be held in
a) Karachi
b) Islamabad
c) New delhi
d) Kathmandu

18.  India ranks_____ in the Pathetic Global Stunted Growth Children List
a) 5th
b) 10th
c) 1st  
d) 20th

19.  Best Heritage City award was bestowed upon _____ in the National Tourism Award function 2014-15.
a) Warangal
b) Goa
c) Mysore
d) Mumbai

20. What is India’s rank in ICC ODI Rankings?
a) 2nd
b) 3rd
c) 1st
d) None


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