GK & Current Affairs Quiz: May 3, 2017

1. Which state has become the first Indian state to shift to to January to December financial year?

[A] Maharashtra
[B] Kerala
[C] Andhra Pradesh
[D] Madhya Pradesh

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2. Who has been bestowed with the 2017 Avvaiyar Award?

[A] Kirti Ghosh
[B] Sarada Menon
[C] Padma Venkataraman
[D] Mukesh Aghi

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3. Who has won the 2017 World Snooker Championship?

[A] Dennis Taylor
[B] Mark Selby
[C] Steve Davis
[D] John Higgins

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4. Which Indian table tennis player has won the 2017 Men’s singles ITTF Challenge Seamaster Chile Open tournament?

[A] Soumyajit Ghosh
[B] Sharath Kamal
[C] Anthony Amalraj
[D] Subhajit Saha

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5. Which country is hosting the 2017 UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize Ceremony?

[A] Finland
[B] Thailand
[C] Canada
[D] Indonesia

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6. Who will represent India at the 2017 Universal Periodic Review (UPR) of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC)?

[A] Amitabh Kant
[B] Arvind Panagariya
[C] Shaktikanta Das
[D] Mukul Rohatgi

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7. The first-ever World Tuna Day (WTD) is observed by the United Nations (UN) on which date?

[A] May 3
[B] May 2
[C] May 4
[D] May 5

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8. Which country is hosting the 50th annual meeting of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Board of Governors?

[A] Japan
[B] India
[C] South Africa
[D] Sri Lanka

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9. The new Index of Industrial Production (IIP) series for India will be calculated on which base year?

[A] 2006-07
[B] 2008-09
[C] 2010-11
[D] 2011-12

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10. The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved how much loan amount for power project in Andhra Pradesh?

[A] $210 million
[B] $160 million
[C] $185 million
[D] $220 million

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1 Comment

  1. pardeep kumar

    May 4, 2017 at 11:57 pm

    Good basic

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