GK & Current Affairs Quiz: August 2, 2017

1. Which committee has been constituted by Union Government to identify key data protection issues?

[A] B N Srikrishna committee
[B] A K Mathur committee
[C] H S Khan committee
[D] KK Lahoti committee

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2. The Union government has launched “e-RaKAM” portal to provide a platform to sell agricultural produce. What does ‘RaKAM’ stands for?

[A] Rashtriya Kisan Agri Mandi
[B] Rashtriya Kisan Agriculture Mandi
[C] Rashtriya Kisan Agricultural Mandi
[D] Rashtriya Kisan Agri-farming Mandi

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3. Santosh Mohan Dev, the veteran political leader passed away. He hailed from which state?

[A] Odisha
[B] Assam
[C] Uttar Pradesh
[D] Rajasthan

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4. What is the current repo rate, as per recently released RBI’s 3rd bi-monthly monetary policy statement for FY 2017-18?

[A] 6.25%
[B] 6.0%
[C] 5.75%
[D] 6.50%

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5. Which country hosted the 19th RCEP Trade Negotiating Committee (TNC) meeting?

[A] Philippines
[B] Singapore
[C] India
[D] South Korea

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6. The world’s longest pedestrian suspension bridge has opened in which country?

[A] Japan
[B] Indonesia
[C] United States
[D] Switzerland

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7. Pushpa Bhargava, the renowned scientist passed away. He was related to which field?

[A] Physics
[B] Biology
[C] Chemistry
[D] Maths

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8. Which Indian shuttler has won the men’s singles Lagos International 2017?

[A] Karan Rajan Rajarajan
[B] Rahul Yadav Chittaboina
[C] Manu Attri
[D] B Sumeeth Reddy

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9. Veer Dev Gulia, who has won bronze at the Junior World Wrestling Championships, is related to which freestyle category?

[A] 45kg category
[B] 105kg category
[C] 74kg category
[D] 60kg category

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10. The Sahyadri Tiger Reserve (STR) is located in which state?

[A] Uttrakhand
[B] Kerala
[C] Karnataka
[D] Maharashtra

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