Current Affairs NOV-16 MCQ-286

Mangat Ram Sharma, who died recently, was the former deputy Chief Minister of

(A) Uttar Pradesh
(B) Madhya Pradesh
(C) Rajasthan
(D) Uttarakhand
(E) Jammu and Kashmir

The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) has 16 members which include ten ASEAN members and

(A) New Zealand
(B) Australia
(C) South Korea
(D) India
(E) All of these

The Diamond Jubilee Celebrations of ECGC was held on 8 Nov in New Delhi. What is the full form of ECGC?

(A) Export Credit Guarantee Corporation of India
(B) Export Commodity Guarantee Corporation of India
(C) Export Commerce Guarantee Corporation of India
(D) Export Collaterals Guarantee Corporation of India
(E) None of these

What is the currency of Belgium?

(A) Peso
(B) Pound
(C) Franc
(D) Euro
(E) Krona

Vandana Katariyan is associated with which of the following games?

(A) Cricket
(B) Hockey
(C) Football
(D) Chess
(E) Snooker

Which of the following has become the first state to start India’s first Cherry Blossom Festival, which is widely celebrated in Japan?

(A) Mizoram
(B) Tripura
(C) Kerala
(D) Meghalaya
(E) Karnataka

Miroslav Klose, the all-time World Cup top-scorer footballer, announced his retirement recently. He was playing for

(A) France
(B) Argentina
(C) Brazil
(D) Germany
(E) Colombia

According to the latest Grant Thornton International Business Report, what was India’s ranking on the optimism index during the third quarter (Jul-Sep 2016)?

(A) First
(B) Second
(C) Third
(D) Fourth
(E) Fifth

The ONGC Videsh Ltd will provide $318-mn financing to help raise output at a Venezuelan oilfield. The capital city of Venezuela is

(A) Caracas
(B) Bogota
(C) Quito
(D) Phnom Penh
(E) Hanoi

Who among the following has been chosen for 2016 Tata Literature Live Lifetime Achievement Award?

(A) Salman Rushdie
(B) AnitaDesai
(C) AravindAdiga
(D) Vikram Seth
(E) Amitav Ghosh

Which country will host the 2018 Invictus Games for wounded military personnel?

(A) US
(B) Canada
(C) Australia
(D) Austria
(E) Finland