GK & Current Affairs Quiz: April 22-23, 2017

1. What is the theme of the 2017 International Mother Earth Day (IMED)?

[A] Trees for the Earth
[B] Environmental and Climate Literacy
[C] Earth and its ecosystems
[D] Unite for tomorrow

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2. Which of the following has become the the first re-insurer to set up base in financial hub Gujarat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT City)?

[A] ICICI Lombard General Insurance
[B] The New India Assurance Co. Ltd.
[C] National Insurance Co. Ltd.
[D] General Insurance Corporation of India (GIC Re)

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3. Which state will be awarded with Krishi Karman Award for 2015-16 for wheat production?

[A] Madhya Pradesh
[B] Rajasthan
[C] Uttar Pradesh
[D] Kerala

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4. Which city hosted the first-ever India Indonesia Energy Forum (IIEF)?

[A] New Delhi
[B] Yogyakarta
[C] Surabaya
[D] Jakarta

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5. India’s first-ever “village of books” will open in which state to promote tourism?

[A] Punjab
[B] Himachal Pradesh
[C] Maharashtra
[D] Tamil Nadu

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6. Which city has been designated UNESCO World Book Capital 2018?

[A] Athens
[B] Ljubljana
[C] Conakry
[D] Alexandria

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7. Which state government has signed a MoU with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for agricultural transformation?

[A] Mizoram
[B] Odisha
[C] Manipur
[D] Assam

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8. The 2017 United Nations Oceans Conference will be held in which city?

[A] Lisbon
[B] Beijing
[C] New York
[D] Thimphu

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9. Who has won the award for the 2016 Men’s Player of the Year by the Golf Industry Association (GIA)?

[A] Shiv Chawrasia
[B] Ali Sher
[C] Aakash Ohri
[D] Anirban Lahiri

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10. Nora Chopra, who passed away recently, was related to which field?

[A] Journalism
[B] Sports
[C] Politics
[D] Science

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