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General Knowledge November 2017 Quiz
Question 1. Who among the following has been appointed Chairman of the 15th Finance Commission?
a. Arvind Panagariya
b. NK Singh
c. Ashok Lavasa
d. Arvind Subramanian
Answer: NK Singh
Question 2. The term of the 15th Finance Commission will extend from
a. 2015 to 2020
b. 2017 to 2022
c. 2018 to 2023
d. 2020 to 2025
Answer: 2020 to 2025
Question 3. Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters, who recently won the Miss Universe 2017 title, belongs to which of the following nations?
a. South Africa
Answer: South Africa
Question 4. Name the new app that was launched recently by the Prime Minister for availing various government services.
Question 5. In the context of the mobile app launched by the PM, what does the acronym UMANG stand for?
a. Useful Mobile Application for New Governance
b. Unified Mobile Application for New-age Governance
c. United Mobile Application for New-age Government
d. Unified Mobile Application for New Government
Answer: Unified Mobile Application for New-age Governance
Question 6. ISRO is going to launch the 1st Indian mission to study the sun in 2019-20. The name of this mission is
a. Aditya-L1 mission
b. Bhaskara-L1 mission
c. Ravi-L1 mission
d. Bhanu-L1 mission
Answer: Aditya-L1 mission
Question 7. Which of the following players recently won the IBSF World Billiards Championship 2017?
a. Robert Hall
b. Pankaj Advani
c. Sourav Kothari
d. Peter Gilchrist
Answer: Pankaj Advani
Question 8. Borut Pahor was recently reelected President of
Question 9. Where was the 2017 East Asia Summit held recently?
Question 10. Debjani Ghosh has been appointed as the next President of
a. The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM)
b. The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI)
c. The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
d. The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM)
Answer: The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM)
Question 11. Name the winner of Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament & Development 2017.
a. Pranab Mukherjee
b. Barack Obama
c. Shashi Tharoor
d. Manmohan Singh
Answer: Manmohan Singh
Question 12. IMBAX, a bilateral military training exercise on UN Peacekeeping Operations, was conducted recently in Meghalaya between India and
Question 13. The venue of the recently concluded South Asia Economic Summit 2017 was
a. Colombo, Sri Lanka
b. Kathmandu, Nepal
c. Dhaka, Bangladesh
d. New Delhi, India
Answer: Kathmandu, Nepal
Question 14. Emmerson Mnangagwa has been recently appointed President of
b. South Africa
Question 15. Name the panel that been set up to review the Income Tax Act, 1961.
a. Arbind Modi panel
b. Vijay Kelkar panel
c. Amitabh Kant panel
d. Arvind Panagariya panel
Answer: Arbind Modi panel
Question 16. Universal Children’s Day is observed annually on
a. 14th November
b. 16th November
c. 18th November
d. 20th November
Answer: 20th November
Question 17. What is the name of the MSME sentiment index which will be launched jointly by CRISIL & SIDBI?
Question 18. As per the latest IMF report, which country has the highest per capita GDP in the world?
b. Saudi Arabia
Question 19. What is India’s position on IMF’s latest ranking of countries based on per capita GDP figures?
Question 20. When is the World Diabetes Day observed annually?
a. 14th November
b. 21st November
c. 23rd November
d. 24th November
Answer: 14th November
Question 21. Name the writer of the book “Age of Anger: A History of the Present”.
a. Vikram Seth
b. Amitav Ghosh
c. Pankaj Mishra
d. Rohinton Mistry
Answer: Pankaj Mishra
Question 22. World’s 1st AI (Artificially Intelligent) politician has been made by New Zealand. The name of this politician is
Question 23. What is the name of India’s 1st crypto-currency exchange?
Question 24. Which team did India beat in the final to win the women’s Asian Kabaddi Championship 2017?
c. South Korea
Answer: South Korea
Question 25. Where was the Asian Kabaddi Championship 2017 held recently?
Question 26. Name the captain of the Indian team that beat Pakistan in the final of Men’s Asian Kabaddi Championship 2017.
a. Pardeep Narwal
b. Ajay Thakur
c. Surender Nada
d. Nitin Tomar
Answer: Ajay Thakur
Question 27. When is the International Day for Elimination of Violence against Women observed annually?
a. 21st November
b. 22nd November
c. 23rd November
d. 25th November
Answer: 25th November
Question 28. Where is the World Hindu Congress 2018 going to be held?
a. Chicago, USA
b. Kathmandu, Nepal
c. Tokyo, Japan
d. Toronto, Canada
Answer: Chicago, USA
Question 29. Where was the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Council of Heads of Government meeting held recently?
a. Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar
b. Xiamen, China
c. Sochi, Russia
d. Lahore, Pakistan
Answer: Sochi, Russia
Question 30. Which of the following was recently declared the most visited place in the world by the World Book of Records?
a. The Eiffel Tower, Paris
b. The Golden Temple, Amritsar
c. The Taj Mahal, Agra
d. The London Eye, London
Answer: The Golden Temple, Amritsar
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