GK & Current Affairs Quiz: July 09, 2018

1. Which Indian gymnast has clinched a gold in the vault event of FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Challenge Cup 2018 in Turkey?

[A] Ankita Kumari
[B] Aruna Reddy
[C] Dipa Karmakar
[D] Deepa Malik

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2. Which country is hosting the 17th World Sanskrit Conference (WSC-2018)?

[A] India
[B] Brazil
[C] Australia
[D] Canada

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3. Mundakkal Mathew Jacob, who passed away recently, was associated with which political party?

[A] Indian National Congress
[B] Bharatiya Janata Party
[C] Nationalist Congress Party
[D] Communist Party of India

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4. Recently, the term of K Kasturirangan Committee was extended by the Government of India (GoI). The committee was constituted for which purpose?

[A] To draft new education policy
[B] To draft new income-tax policy
[C] To draft new FDI policy
[D] To draft new forest policy

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5. What is the theme of the 2018 International Day of Cooperative (IDC)?

[A] Co-operatives ensure no one is left behind
[B] Peace-building through Co-operatives
[C] Choose co-operatives, choose equality
[D] Sustainable societies through cooperation

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6. Who authored the book “Winning Like Sourav: Think & Succeed Like Ganguly”?

[A] Mihir Bose
[B] Sundeep Misra
[C] Abhirup Bhattacharya
[D] Nirad C. Chaudhuri

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7. Which novel has won the 2018 Golden Man Booker Prize?

[A] In a Free State
[B] The English Patient
[C] Wolf Hall
[D] Moon Tiger

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8. Who has become the oldest Indian woman to complete an Ironman Triathlon?

[A] Pooja Mishra
[B] Anju Khosla
[C] Anjali Jain
[D] Priya Mukherjee

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9. Which Indian sportswoman bagged bronze in the 48 kg category at the 2018 IWF Junior World Weightlifting Championships at Tashkent?

[A] Punam Yadav
[B] Jhilli Dalabehera
[C] Kavita Devi
[D] Kunjarani Devi

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10. Which country is hosting the 6th edition of biennial World Cities Summit (WCS-2018)?

[A] Singapore
[B] India
[C] South Africa
[D] China

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