Current Affairs Quiz 14th November 2017


1. Where in India will be the first Military Literature Festival organised ?

A. Jaipur
B. Chandigarh
C. Indore
D. Bhubaneshwar

B. Chandigarh

2. Which is the top country in the world according to the Global Climate Risk Index to face extreme weather conditions ?

A. Fiji
B. Srilanka
C. Vietnam
D. Haiti

D. Haiti

3. Who was presented the the ATP World No.1 award at the ATP World Tour finals in London ?

A. Novak Djokovic
B. Roger Federer
C. Rafael Nadal
D. Andy Murray

C. Rafael Nadal

4. Who launched the National Power Portal ?

A. R.K Singh
B. Piyush Goyal
C. Smriti Irani
D. Narendra Singh Tomar

A. R.K Singh

5. Which state recently got the GI status for ‘Rosogolla’ ?

A. Odisha
B. Tripura
C. Jharkhand
D. West Bengal

D. West Bengal

6. Who is the first woman to be elected as the president of Nasscom?

A. Debrupa Ghosal
B. Debjani Ghosh
C. Debmita Ghosh
D. Debdutta Ghosh

B. Debjani Ghosh

7. Which agency has been approved to be created by the Union Cabinet to relieve CBSE from the immense workload ?



8. Which day is observed as the World Pneumonia Day ?

A. 10th October
B. 17th September
C. 22nd August
D. 12th November

D. 12th November

9. Who has been appointed as the director general of UNESCO ?

A. Audrey Azoulay
B. Irina Bokova
C. Miroslav Lajcak
D. George Michael

A. Audrey Azoulay

10. Which is the most polluted city of India as declared by CPCB ?

A. Delhi
B. Gurugram
C. Mumbai
D. Varanasi

D. Varanasi

11. Which institute has offered D.Litt to the Olympics qualifying woman gymnast Dipa Karmakar ?

A. Indian Academy of Gymnastic, Tripura
B. Institute of Engineering and Technology, Agartala
C. Indian Business School, Gurgaon
D. National Institute of Technology, Agartala.

D. National Institute of Technology, Agartala.

12. Who was the first Prime Minister of Nepal ?

A. Surya Bahadur Thapa
B. Girija Prasad Koirala
C. Kriti Nidhi Bista
D. Girija Prasad Koirala

C. Kriti Nidhi Bista

13. Where in India the largest Butterfly Conservatory Park will be constructed ?

A. Pune
B. Gurugram
C. Lucknow
D. Noida

B. Gurugram

14. What is the name of India’s first amusement park branded by Cartoon Network ?

A. Amaazia
B. Wonderla
C. Esselworld
D. Adlabs Imagica

A. Amaazia

15. Which day was celebrated as the Children’s Day in India, prior to 1964 ?

A. 14th November
B. 17th November
C. 20th November
D. 15th November

C. 20th November

16. Audrey Azoulay was recently appointed as the Director General of UNESCO. She belongs to which country?
a) France
b) Germany
c) Italy
d) Japan

(a) France

17. Who led the Indian delegation in the ASEAN Business and Investment Summit 2017 (ABIS 2017)?
a) Narendra Modi
b) Arun Jaitley
c) Nirmala Sitharaman
d) Dharmendra Pradhan

(a) Narendra Modi

18. Which day is observed on 14 November across the world ?
a) World TB Day
b) World Diabetes Day
c) World Environment day
d) World Pneumonia Day

(b) World Diabetes Day

19. India recently signed four agreements in various fields including defence with which country?
a) Sri Lanka
b) China
c) Philippines
d) Australia

(c) Philippines

20. When is the World Pneumonia Day observed every year?
a) 11 November
b) 12 November
c) 13 November
d) 14 November

(b) 12 November

21. Name the person who won the second term as President of Slovenia?
a) Marjan Sarec
b) Danilo Türk
c) Janez Stanovnik
d) Borut Pahor

(d) Borut Pahor

22. The first fauna survey commenced in which Sanctuary?
a) Rollapadu Wildlife
b) Laokhowa Wildlife
c) Krishna Sanctuary
d) Rajgir Wildlife

(c) Krishna Sanctuary

23. Which former Nepal Prime Minister passed away recently?
a) Kirti Nidhi Bista
b) Baburam Bhattarai
c) Girija Prasad Koirala
d) Lokendra Bahadur Chand

(a) Kirti Nidhi Bista

24. India’s first-ever air dispensary would be set up in which region?
a) Uttar Pradesh
b) Northeast
c) Himachal Pradesh
d) Jammu & Kashmir

(b) Northeast

25. The 10th South Asia Economic Summit is being hosted by which nation?
a) Nepal
b) Bangladesh
c) Myanmar
d) India

(a) Nepal

26. Which country is the partner country at the 37th India International Trade Fair in New Delhi?
a) Myanmar
b) Israel
c) Armenia
d) Vietnam

(d) Vietnam

27. The 7th Regional Economic Cooperation Conference on Afghanistan began in which nation?
a) India
b) Turkmenistan
c) Afghanistan
d) Pakistan

(c) Turkmenistan

28. Which nation has failed to qualify for FIFA World cup for the first time since 1958?
a) Italy
b) Portugal
c) France
d) England

(a) Italy

29. According to a report titled ‘India 2028’, India is likely to overtake which nation as the world’s third largest economy in nominal GDP by 2028?
a) Russia
b) China
c) Japan
d) United States of America

(c) Japan

30. India’s 1st Tribal Entrepreneurship Summit was organised in which state?
a) West Bengal
b) Chhattisgarh
c) Manipur
d) Assam

(b) Chhattisgarh


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