GK & Current Affairs Quiz: October 5, 2017

1. Who of the following has won the Nobel Prize for Literature 2017?

[A] Svetlana Alexievich
[B] Mo Yan
[C] Patrick Modiano
[D] Kazuo Ishiguro

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2. Which of the following has become the first Open Defecation Free (ODF) tribe district of Rajasthan?

[A] Dungarpur
[B] Ajmer
[C] Churu
[D] Tonk

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3. Who is leading the Indian delegation at the 8th Conference of Association of SAARC Speakers and Parliamentarians?

[A] Maneka Gandhi
[B] Sumitra Mahajan
[C] Sushma Swaraj
[D] Arun Jaietly

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4. The 2017 World Animal Day (WAD) is observed on which date?

[A] October 5
[B] October 3
[C] October 4
[D] October 6

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5. Who has been sworn-in as the new Governor of Meghalaya?

[A] Banwarilal Purohit
[B] Prakash Kamat
[C] Pavan Dahat
[D] Ganga Prasad

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6. The Chakrashila Wildlife Sanctuary (CWS) is located in which state?

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

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7. Which high-level committee has been constituted by the Union government for proper management of water resources in the NE region?

[A] Rajiv Kumar committee
[B] Jagdish Mukhi committee
[C] Ram Das committee
[D] B D Mishra committee

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8. What is the theme of 2017 World Teachers’ Day (WTD)?

[A] Valuing teachers, improving their status
[B] A call for teachers
[C] Teaching in Freedom, Empowering Teachers
[D] Value teachers & empower teaching

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9. From where the Union Ministry of Tourism has started ‘Paryatan Parv’ to promote tourism across India?

[A] Delhi
[B] Pune
[C] Gandhi Nagar
[D] Kochi

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10. Pooja Kadian is associated with which sports?

[A] Table Tennis
[B] Badminton
[C] Boxing
[D] Wushu

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