GK & Current Affairs Quiz: May 21-22, 2017

1. Anshu Jamsenpa has become the world’s first woman to scale Mt Everest twice within 5 days. She hails from which Indian state?

[A] Mizoram
[B] Manipur
[C] Assam
[D] Arunachal Pradesh

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2. Which of the following Indian peacekeepers to be honored posthumously with UN Dag Hammarskjold Medal for their courage and sacrifice?

[A] Shubhkaran Yadav and Rajesh Kumar
[B] Manish Malik and Amal Deka
[C] Brijesh Thapa and Ravi Kumar
[D] Maya Ajmera and Gagan Panjabi

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3. What is the 2017 theme of International Day for Biodiversity (IDB)?

[A] Convention on Biological Diversity
[B] Biodiversity and Sustainable Tourism
[C] Invasive Alien Species
[D] Biodiversity and Agriculture

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4. Which state government will form “Good Morning” squad to monitor and prevent open defecation?

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

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5. Who has won the 2017 Presidential election of Iran?

[A] Eshaq Jahangiri
[B] Ebrahim Raeisi
[C] Mostafa Hashemi
[D] Hassan Rouhani

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6. Which Indian squah player has won gold at 2017 Asian Continental Women Blitz Chess Championship?

[A] Padmini Rout
[B] Vinita Gujrathi
[C] R Vaishali
[D] Soumya Swaminathan

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7. Which Indian squash player has won the 2017 Men’s Makati Open Squash tournament?

[A] Mohd Syafiq Kamal
[B] Harinder Pal Sandhu
[C] Saurav Ghosal
[D] Abhay Singh

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8. Alexander Zverev has won the 2017 Men’s singles Rome Masters tennis tournament. He hails from which country?

[A] Germany
[B] Romania
[C] Ukraine
[D] France

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9. What is the theme of 2017 World Metrology Day (WMD)?

[A] Measurement in commerce
[B] Measurement in sport
[C] Measurements for transport
[D] Measurements and light

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10. Which football team has won the 38th edition of Indian Federation Cup Football tournament-2017?

[A] Mohun Bagan
[B] Bengaluru FC
[C] Churchill Brothers
[D] Shillong Lajong

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