Current Affairs MCQ-291

John Key resigned as the Prime Minister of which of the following countries in December 2016?

(A) Canada
(B) Australia
(C) New Zealand
(D) Mexico
(E) Austria

Who was chosen as TIME magazine’s Person of the Year 2016?

(A) Narendra Modi
(B) Vladimir Putin
(C) Julian Assange
(D) Mark Zuckerberg
(E) Donald Trump

The Reserve Bank of India left the repo rate unchanged in the fifth bimonthly monetary policy review on December 7, 2016 .What is the present repo rate?

(A) 6%
(B) 5%
(C) 25%
(D) 75%
(E) 75%

What is the name of the trilateral naval exercise conducted by the navies of India, Japan and the United States near South China Sea in June 2016?

(A) SIMBEX
(B) AUSINDEX
(C) VARUNA
(D) MALABAR
(E) INDRA

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been conferred Amir Amanullah Khan Award, the highest civilian honor of?

(A) Iran
(B) Iraq
(C) Saudi Arabia
(D) Mongolia
(E) Afghanistan

Which country topped the 2016 Global Peace Index?

(A) Iceland
(B) Denmark
(C) Austria
(D) New Zealand
(E) Portugal

What is India’s rank in the 2016 Global Peace Index?

(A) 143
(B) 141
(C) 134
(D) 133
(E) 122

The Global Peace Index is the product of the Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP). IEP is a global think tank headquartered in?

(A) Berlin, Germany
(B) Los Angeles, USA
(C) Seoul, South Korea
(D) Sydney, Australia
(E) Geneva, Switzerland

Who was conferred with National Order of the Republic of Ivory Coast, the highest civilian award of the West African country recently?

(A) Pranab Mukherjee
(B) Hamid Ansari
(C) Narendra Modi
(D) Manohar Parrikar
(E) Sushma Swaraj

Which of the following Indian universities signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Peking University in China to enhance academic ties?

(A) Jawaharlal Nehru University
(B) Nalanda University
(C) Delhi University
(D) University of Hyderabad
(E) Banaras Hindu University

Which of the following won the India Biodiversity Award 2016?

(A) Manas Tiger Reserve, Assam
(B) Pench Tiger Reserve, Madhya Pradesh
(C) Panna Tiger Reserve, Madhya Pradesh
(D) Nagarhole Tiger Reserve,Karnataka Pakke Tiger Reserve, Arunachal Pradesh

Frances Arnold of USA recently became the first female winner of which of the following prizes?

(A) Pulitzer Prize
(B) Abel Prize
(C) Millennium Technology Prize
(D) Templeton Prize Man Booker International Prize

Garbine Muguruza of Spain won which of the following Grand Slam tennis women’s singles titles in 2016?

(A) Australian Open
(B) French Open
(C) Wimbledon
(D) US Open None of these

Bhakti Kulkarni is a renowned player in which of the following sports?

(A) Archery
(B) Athletics
(C) Badminton
(D) Chess Golf

Prayut Chan-O-cha visited India recently. He is the Prime Minister of?

(A) Myanmar
(B) Cambodia
(C) Thailand
(D) Laos Vietnam