GK & Current Affairs Quiz: October 12, 2018

1. What is the theme of the 2018 World Mental Health Day (WMHD)?

[A] Mental health in the workplace
[B] Psychological First Aid
[C] Dignity in Mental Health
[D] Young people and mental health in a changing world

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2. Which Indian armed force has launched an innovative mobile health App ‘MedWatch’?

[A] Indian Air Force
[B] Indian Navy
[C] Indian Army
[D] Indian Coast Guard

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3. What is the theme of the 2018 International Day of the Girl?

[A] With Her: A Skilled Girl Force
[B] Empower Girls: Before, during and after crises
[C] Girls’ Progress = Goals’ Progress: What Counts for Girls
[D] The Power of Adolescent Girl: Vision for 2030

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4. India’s first 2G Ethanol Bio-Refinery will be set up in which state, where ethanol will be produced from rice straw?

[A] Assam
[B] Odisha
[C] Rajasthan
[D] Punjab

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5. What is the India’s rank in the 2018 Oxfam world inequality index?

[A] 168th
[B] 133rd
[C] 147th
[D] 135th

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6. Which of the following is the venue of the 17th edition of Old World Theatre festival 2018?

[A] Guwahati
[B] Pune
[C] Kolkata
[D] New Delhi

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7. Which Indian sportsperson has clinched Gold in the 10-metre air pistol event at the 2018 Youth Olympic Games?

[A] Anish Bhanwala
[B] Shardul Vihan
[C] Saurabh Chaudhary
[D] Rushiraj Barot

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8. Which Indian sportsperson has clinched men’s individual recurve gold at the 2018 Jakarta Asian Para-Games?

[A] Harvinder Singh
[B] Mariyappan Thangavelu
[C] Mohammed Yasser
[D] Monu Ghangas

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9. Which state Prison department has rolled out a smart video- calling facility for female prisoners and inmates lodged at open jails?

[A] Uttar Pradesh
[B] Chhattisgarh
[C] Maharashtra
[D] Odisha

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10. Which state government has decided to set up anti-terrorist force ‘Kavach’?

[A] Arunachal Pradesh
[B] Haryana
[C] Jammu & Kashmir
[D] Sikkim

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