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Current GK February 2018 Quiz
Question 1. Sauli Niinisto has been re-elected President of which of the following nations?
Question 2. Whom did Roger Federer beat in the finals to win the 2018 Australian Open Men’s singles championship?
a. Rafael Nadal
b. Marin Cilic
c. Stan Wawrinka
d. Alexander Zverev
Answer: Marin Cilic
Question 3. As per the Economic Survey of India, the GDP growth rate of the country in 2018-19 is going to be around
a. 6 to 6.5%
b. 6.5 to 7%
c. 7 to 7.5%
d. 7.3 to 7.8%
Answer: 7 to 7.5%
Question 4. Name the state that won the award for the best tableau at the 2018 Republic day parade.
d. Himachal Pradesh
Question 5. Caroline Wozniacki, who defeated Simona Halep to win the Australian Open Women’s singles 2018 title, belongs to which of the following countries?
a. Czech Republic
Question 6. VINBAX 2018, the first bilateral army exercise between India and Vietnam, was held in
c. Madhya Pradesh
Answer: Madhya Pradesh
Question 7. Who among the following was recently appointed Chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank of the USA?
a. Christine Lagarde
b. Ben Bernanke
c. Paul Romer
d. Jerome H Powell
Answer: Jerome H Powell
Question 8. Name the pair that recently won the Australian Open 2018 Men’s doubles championship.
a. Oliver Marach and Mate Pavic
b. Lukasz Kubot and Marcelo Melo
c. Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah
d. Ryan Harrison and Michael Venus
Answer: Oliver Marach and Mate Pavic
Question 9. Where has India’s 1st ‘Khadi Haat’ been launched recently?
a. New Delhi
Answer: New Delhi
Question 10. Sandeep Lamichhane, who recently became the first cricketer from Nepal to get an IPL contract, will play for which of the following teams?
a. Rajasthan Royals
b. Delhi Daredevils
c. Royal Challengers Bangalore
d. Mumbai Indians
Answer: Delhi Daredevils
Question 11. Which of the following pairs recently won the Australian Open 2018 Women’s doubles title?
a. Kristina Mladenovic and Timea Babos
b. Elena Vesnina and Ekaterina Makarova
c. Lucie Safarova and Bethanie Mattek-Sands
d. Martina Hingis and Chan Yung-jan
Answer: Kristina Mladenovic and Timea Babos
Question 12. Juan Orlando Hernandez was sworn again recently as the President of
Question 13. Name the union ministry that recently launched the “Stree Swabhiman” initiative.
a. Ministry of Health & Family Welfare
b. Ministry of Women & Child Development
c. Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology
d. Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment
Answer: Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology
Question 14. Who among the following has authored the book “Dilli meri Dilli: Before and After 1998”?
a. Virat Kohli
b. Priyanka Chopra
c. Maneka Gandhi
d. Sheila Dikshit
Answer: Sheila Dikshit
Question 15. When is the World Day of Social Justice observed annually?
a. 19th February
b. 20th February
c. 22nd February
d. 23rd February
Answer: 20th February
Question 16. Which of the following recently won the 2018 Australian Open Mixed doubles championship?
a. Mate Pavić and Gabriela Dabrowski
b. Jamie Murray and Martina Hingis
c. Henri Kontinen and Heather Watson
d. Rohan Bopanna and Tímea Babos
Answer: Mate Pavić and Gabriela Dabrowski
Question 17. Who among the following was recently appointed as the first woman Chairperson of IBA (Indian Banks’ Association)?
a. Shikha Sharma
b. Naina Lal Kidwai
c. Usha Ananthasubramanian
d. Chanda Kochhar
Answer: Usha Ananthasubramanian
Question 18. Cyril Ramaphosa has been sworn in as the President of
d. South Africa
Answer: South Africa
Question 19. Who among the following has been recently appointed Prime Minister of Nepal?
a. Bidhya Devi Bhandari
b. Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli
c. Baburam Bhattarai
d. Pushpa Kamal Dahal
Answer: Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli
Question 20. What is the name of the political party launched recently by Mr. Kamal Haasan?
a. Kongunadu Makkal Katchi
b. Pattali Makkal Katchi
c. Makkal Needhi Maiam
d. Tamil Maanila Congress
Answer: Makkal Needhi Maiam
Question 21. Which of the following is going to be the new base year for calculation of GDP and IIP (Index of Industrial Production)?
Question 22. Mr. Hassan Rouhani, who visited India recently, is the President of
Question 23. Name the 1st Indian bowler to take a 5-wicket haul in all 3 forms of Cricket: Test Cricket, ODI and T20.
a. Umesh Yadav
b. Mohammed Shami
c. Hardik Pandya
d. Bhuvaneshwar Kumar
Answer: Bhuvaneshwar Kumar
Question 24. Name the state that stood first in the recently concluded Khelo India School Games 2018.
Question 25. What is going to be the new base year for CPI (Consumer Price Index) data calculation?
Question 26. Where is the Shanghai Cooperation Organization Summit 2018 going to be held?
a. Qingdao, China
b. Astana, Kazakhstan
c. Tashkent, Uzbekistan
d. Saint Petersburg, Russia
Answer: Qingdao, China
Question 27. Name the city that recently hosted the World Congress on Information Technology 2018.
Question 28. Where was the World Sustainable Development Summit 2018 held recently?
d. New Delhi
Correct Answer: New Delhi
Question 29. Who was recently appointed Brand Ambassador of T20 Mumbai League?
a. Sanjay Manjrekar
b. Dilip Vengsarkar
c. Sachin Tendulkar
d. Sunil Gavaskar
Answer: Sachin Tendulkar
Question 30. India’s rank on the recently published Global Talent Competitiveness Index 2018 is
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