GK & Current Affairs Quiz: March 23, 2017

1. What is the India’s rank in the 2017 Human Development Index (HDI)?

[A] 131
[B] 145
[C] 168
[D] 122

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2. Which state government has recently signed MoU with State Bank of India (SBI) to provide subsidized loans to its employees?

[A] Punjab
[B] Assam
[C] Manipur
[D] Uttar Pradesh

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3. Who of the following has won the 2017 Abel Prize?

[A] Andrew J. Wiles
[B] Louis Nirenberg
[C] Yves Meyer
[D] John F. Nash

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4. Who has been appointed as the new Whole-Time Member (WTM) of the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI)?

[A] Gurumoorthy Mahalingam
[B] M M Patel
[C] S Raman
[D] Madhabi Puri Buch

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5. Which Indian shooter has won gold in the Men’s Double Trap event at the 2017 International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup in Mexico?

[A] Man Singh
[B] Angad Vir Singh Bajwa
[C] Amrinder Cheema
[D] Ankur Mittal

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6. The 2017 India Sourcing Fair (ISF) will be held in which country?

[A] Nepal
[B] Myanmar
[C] Sri Lanka
[D] Bhutan

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7. What is the theme of 2017 World Tuberculosis Day (WTD)?

[A] Call for a world free of TB
[B] Unite to End TB
[C] Gear up to end TB
[D] Stop TB in my lifetime

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8. The 3rd International Conference on Alternate Fuels and Raw Materials in Cement Industry has started in which country?

[A] India
[B] China
[C] United States
[D] Australia

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9. The central sector scheme “Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana (RVY)” will be launched from which state?

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

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10. How much loan agreement has been signed between Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Government of India (GoI) to upgrade district roads in Madhya Pradesh?

[A] $550 million
[B] $450 million
[C] $650 million
[D] $350 million

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