Current Affairs Mega Quiz February (Second) 2010

1.Who among the following is the new chairman of Public Accounts Committee of Lok Sabha?
(A)Murli Manohar Joshi
(B)Yashwant Sinha
(C)L K Advani
(D)Gopinath Munde
(E)Jaswant Singh

2.Recently, after seven months of discussions, the name of a synthetic radioactive chemical element Copernicum (Cn) was officially endorsed by IUPAC (International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry). What is the atomic number of this element? (February 19, 2010)

3.Who among the following recently became Australia’s first saint, after being approved by The Vatican for canonization?
(A)Mary MacKillop
(B)Joan Evans
(C)Janet Mead
(D)Vincent Whitty
(E)None of them

4.By which year the joint entrance examination (JEE) for admission to the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) is likely to be abolished as the central government decides to work on a common entrance test for all government engineering colleges?

5.For which of the following sports would be organized Grand Club Championship from April 4, 2010 in India?
(C)Basket Ball

6.Who among the following business people was recently in news for buying the colonial “East India Company” as the company has been relaunched in London this February?
(A)Sanjiv Mehta
(B)Bobby Thekkekara
(C)Karsanbhai Patel
(D)Suhas Gopinath
(E)None of them

7.Where is located India’s first petroleum, chemical and petrochemical investment region (PCPIR)?

8.Which of the following hospital chain of India recently opened India’s first department of interventional neurology ?
(A)Max Healthcare
(B)Apollo Hospitals
(C)Wockhardt Hospitals
(D)Fortis Helthcare
(E)None of them

9.In which month the Criminal Procedure Code (Amendment) 2008 has came into effect?
(A)January 2009
(B)December 2009
(C)January 2010
(D)February 2010
(E)November 2009

10.Which country won the Hopman Cup (Tennis) 2010?

11.Which state is the winner of BC Roy Trophy ? (2010)
(D)Andhra Pradesh

12.On which of the following dates in March is observed as United Nations Day for Women’s Rights and International Peace?

13.Which of the following districts of Karnataka was recently in news as Arcellor Mittal decides to locate its proposed six million tonne per annum steel plant in this district?

14.Recently India concluded her first-ever tax information exchange agreement (TIEA) with which of the following Tax heavens?

15.Which among the following is not a party in the 6 Party Talks?
(A)United States

16.Who among the following is India’s first Oscar award winner?
(A)Satyajit Ray
(B)Guru Datt
(C)Bhanu Athaiya
(E)Verma Malik

17.In which of the following states in India is coming up Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education and Development (MGIDE) which is being set up by Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU)?

18.Recently which of the following noted film personality approached supreme court in his support to the Delhi High court’s decision of July 2009 which had recommended to the Union Government to suitably amend section 377, IPC in context with the gay sex?
(A)Shyam Benegal
(B)Siddharth Kak
(C)Prakash Jha
(D)Sai Paranjape
(E)None of them

19.Which of the following date is the date of International Mother Language Day recognized by United Nations which also signifies Language movement Day in Bangladesh?
(A)January 29
(B)February 21
(C)March 02
(D)February 27
(E)April 21

20.In which state is being Organized a Kabaddi World Cup in March 2010?
(D)Uttar Pradesh

21.Augastino Rono who recently won the latest Edition of Chennai Marathon belongs to which of the following countries?
(D)South Africa

22.In which of the following festivals is presented a Golden Bear Award?
(A)Berlin International Film Festival
(B)Cannes International Film Festival
(C)Montreal International Film Festival
(D)Moscow International Film Festival
(E)None of them

23.As per a recent study carried out by Population Council, Delhi and International Institute of Population Sciences, Mumbai in six states – Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Maharastra, Rajasthan and Tamil Nadu , which was released by Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad revealed what fraction of
girls get married before turning to 18 years ?

24.How many people were awarded Padma Vibhushan , the second highest civilian honor of India?

25.Which of the following private sector bank recently started ‘Mobile Money Services’ in collaboration with Nokia and Obopay India , which enables transfer of money in a secured manner using the mobile device?
(A)Axis Bank
(B)Yes Bank
(D)HSBC bank
(E)None of the above

26.Nodar Kumaritashvili an athlete who suffered a fatal crash during a training run for the 2010 Winter Olympics competition belonged to which of the following countries?
(E)None of them

27.Which of the following country recently successfully deployed a chemical oxygen iodine laser weapon (COIL) ,which is an infrared chemical laser?
(C)United States
(D)North Korea
(E)None of them

28.In which of the following countries was recently held Lantern festival (and is held every year on the 15th of the fist month of local calendar) ?

29.The Chinese New year which started February 14, 2010 is a year of _____?

30.In which country was started “Operation Moshtarak ” on February 13, 2010?

31.BMW Oracle Racing which has won 33rd America’s Cup (on February 14, 2010 ) belongs to which of the following countries?
(B)United States
(E)None of them

32.In context with the Vancouver Olympics , who among the following has become Canada’s first ever Olympic gold medal winner on home soil?
(A)Jean-Luc Brassard
(B)Shane McConkey
(C)Alexandre Bilodeau
(D)Jeff Bean
(E)None of them

33.To which of the following country did United Nations Special send an special Enoy Tomas Quintana on a five day visit to assess the progress on human rights?
(A)Sri Lanka

34.Who among the following is the receiver of TED prize for 2010?
(A)Sylvia Earle
(B)James Nachtwey
(C)Jamie Oliver
(D)Cameron Sinclair
(E)Karen Armstrong

35.Which of the following East African country has been selected as global host of World Environment Day on 5 June 2010?



  1. RUDRA

    February 22, 2010 at 3:56 am

    thank u sir for posting this

  2. Anonymous

    February 22, 2010 at 4:26 am

    can anybody provide gk questions which came in allahabad bank po yesterday..

  3. hyd

    February 22, 2010 at 9:30 am

    Good collection

  4. Anonymous

    February 22, 2010 at 6:13 pm


  5. Rakesh Kumar

    February 22, 2010 at 8:50 pm

    I have given Allahabad bank Po exam on 21.2.10 here are some question which i remember of the exam.

    In which currency noble prize is given its winner
    We celebrate ——- birthday of mahatma gandhi in October 2009
    Which country is the leading producer of steel in world.
    Hua Hin is in —-
    Who have won the man of the booker award recently
    Balraj puri is assocated with which field
    Recently K. Radhakrishnan becomes the chairman of —
    Recently sachin tendulkarbecome first to score—-runs in ODI
    E-shakti scheme was launched in which state?

    Which of the following book written by V.C.Naipaul

    Which organisation has purchase 200 tonnes gold from IMF.

  6. Anonymous

    February 23, 2010 at 2:50 am

    thanks Mr.Rakesh kumar

  7. Anonymous

    March 2, 2010 at 11:26 pm

    thnx for the post

  8. Anonymous

    March 5, 2010 at 12:04 am

    can anybody provide gk questions which came in allahabad bank clerk..plz..

  9. Anonymous

    April 13, 2010 at 12:26 pm

    the gk quwstions are excellent but please concentrate on the english too. Unable to tolerate reading poor english.

  10. Anonymous

    April 16, 2010 at 8:43 pm

    excellent collection sir thank u

  11. Anonymous

    April 29, 2010 at 1:02 pm

    o yaar tussi gr8 ho

  12. Anonymous

    May 8, 2010 at 3:03 am

    its a very useful site for competitive exams
    thank you

  13. Anonymous

    May 8, 2010 at 10:12 am

    thanks a tone , very good collection sir.

  14. Anonymous

    June 5, 2010 at 10:13 am

    v good.

  15. Anonymous

    July 2, 2010 at 4:59 am

    vry gud sir

  16. chen

    July 15, 2010 at 6:38 pm

    excuse me, good work lad..
    but in Q.2, it's not Copernicum, it's Copernicium.. hope u'll correct it

  17. chen

    July 15, 2010 at 7:23 pm

    Q.9 – not exactly jan 2010……
    The Code of Criminal Procedure (Amendment) Act, 2008 has come into force with effect from 31st December, 2009. But 3 sections (5, 6 and 21b) of the said Act are still not in force.

  18. Anonymous

    July 27, 2010 at 3:40 am


  19. Anonymous

    August 5, 2010 at 5:56 pm

    Augustine Rono, not Augastino Rono
    please take care of spellings…
    many spelling mistakes are there

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