Current Affairs Quiz 13th November 2017

Pankaj Advani
Pankaj Advani

1. Borut Pahor recently won a second term as the President of which nation?
a) Egypt
b) Armenia
c) Slovenia
d) Libya

Ans (c) Slovenia

2. Fire has destroyed the oldest archaeological site located in which country?
a) Egypt
b) Peru
c) India
d) Brazil

Ans (b) Peru

3. The Sainik Sankshema Sabha was organised in all the districts of which two states?
a) Andhra Pradesh and Telangana
b) Karnataka and Maharashtra
c) Uttar Pradesh and Bihar
d) Punjab and Haryana

Ans (a) Andhra Pradesh and Telangana

4. The National Green Tribunal has put a cap of 50,000 visitors of which pilgrimage site?
a) Vaishno Devi
b) Badrinath
c) Tirupati temple
d) Jagannath temple

Ans (a) Vaishno Devi

5. The India Youth Development Index and Report 2017 has been developed by an institute
situated in which state?
a) Tamil Nadu
b) Karnataka
c) Telangana
d) Gujarat

(a) Tamil Nadu

6. The annual ministerial dialogue, which began in Delhi on 13 November, is being held
between India and which other nation?
a) US
b) Israel
c) Canada
d) China

(c) Canada

7. Researchers from which nation have developed a new material that generates electricity
when stretched?
a) Australia
b) Switzerland
c) Germany
d) Portugal

(b) Switzerland

8. Which among the following ministers released the India Youth Development Index and
Report 2017?
a) Arun Jaitley
b) Rajyavardhan Rathore
c) Rajnath Singh
d) Bandaru Dattatreya

(b) Rajyavardhan Rathore

9. Which Union Ministry would be hosting ‘Hausala 2017’ festival from 16-20 November 2017?
a) Minister of Home Affairs
b) Minister of Defence
c) Minister of Rural Development
d) Minister of Women and Child Development

(d) Minister of Women and Child Development

10. Which state has become the first one to treat Hepatitis-C patients with oral medicine?
a) Karnataka
b) Maharashtra
c) Uttar Pradesh
d) Haryana

(d) Haryana

11. Urdu has been declared as the second official language of which state?
a) Bihar
b) Jharkhand
c) Telangana
d) Andhra Pradesh

(c) Telangana

12. World Pneumonia Day was observed on which day?
a) 12 November
b) 13 November
c) 9 November
d) 10 November

(a) 12 November

13. Who has won the IBSF World Billiards Championship?
a) Dhruv Sitwala
b) Pankaj Advani
c) Mike Russell
d) Robert Hall

(b) Pankaj Advani

 Pankaj Advani
Pankaj Advani

14. India’s first cartoon network theme park “Amaazia” will come up in which city?
a) Bengaluru
b) Kochi
c) Mumbai
d) Surat

(d) Surat

15. Which country is becoming world’s top sulphur dioxide emitter according to the research at
the University of Maryland in the US?
a) India
b) China
c) Russia
d) US

(a) India

16. The India Youth Development Index and Report 2017 has been developed by an institute situated in which state?

A. Gujarat
B. Rajasthan
C. Haryana
D. Tamil Nadu
E. None of these

D. Tamil Nadu

17. Which payment solution provider launched its Domestic Payments in India recently?

A. AliMoney
B. UberCash
C. Payzap
D. Paypal
E. None of these

D. Paypal

18. The ‘India Disaster Response Summit’ was inaugurated in which city?

A. Kolkata
B.New Delhi
C. Bengaluru
E. None of these

B.New Delhi

19. What is the ASEAN’s theme for 2017?

A. Our People, Our Future Together
B. Partnering for Change, Engaging the World
C. One Community One Destiny
D. Towards the ASEAN Community: from Vision to Action
E. None of these

B. Partnering for Change, Engaging the World

20. Who among the following has been named as the chairperson of the World Hindu Congress to be held in Chicago next year?
A.R P Singh
B. A G Rohini
C. Manka Dhingra
D. Tulsi Gabbard
E. None of these

D. Tulsi Gabbard


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