GK & Current Affairs Quiz: April 12, 2018

1. India has recently signed pact with which country to promote mineral exploration?

[A] Morocco
[B] Germany
[C] France
[D] Brazil

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2. What is the India’s rank in the latest 2018 Index of Economic Freedom?

[A] 120th
[B] 125th
[C] 130th
[D] 119th

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3. Who has been appointed the new Director General of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)?

[A] Krishna S Paul
[B] Balram Bhargava
[C] Soumya Swaminathan
[D] Vikram Kocheta

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4. Who has been appointed the new Secretary of the Department of Biotechnology (DBT)?

[A] Vijay Raghavan
[B] Miland Kumar
[C] Renu Swaroop
[D] Ashutosh Sharma

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5. Which state is hosting the 10th edition of a biennial exhibition of weapons and military hardware “DefExpo India- 2018”?

[A] Madhya Pradesh
[B] Karnataka
[C] Andhra Pradesh
[D] Tamil Nadu

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6. Who authored the book “India’s Heritage of Gharana Music: Pandits of Gwalior”?

[A] Karan Singh
[B] Meeta Pandit
[C] Mrinal Saxena
[D] Vikram Pandit

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7. Rahul Aware clinched gold in which men’s freestyle wrestling category at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games 2018?

[A] 53 kg
[B] 74 kg
[C] 64 kg
[D] 57 kg

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8. ISRO has successfully launched navigation satellite IRNSS-1I into the orbit from which launch vehicle?

[A] PSLV-C41
[B] PSLV-C43
[C] PSLV-C42
[D] PSLV-C44

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9. Which Indian-origin scientist has launched the world’s first microfactory to help tackle e-waste hazard?

[A] Subhash Khot
[B] Veena Sahajwalla
[C] Krishna Chatterjee
[D] Yadvinder Malhi

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10. Which IIT institute has installed India’s first 5G radio laboratory?

[A] IIT-Delhi
[B] IIT-Mumbai
[C] IIT-Indore
[D] IIT-Roorkee

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