12 Jun

As a Govt. job aspirant, you need to prepare yourself effectively for tackling Current GK questions that are asked in Bank PO and SSC exams. The range of issues getting covered under Current Affairs makes it a challenging area to deal with. In addition to that, a whole lot of events taking place simultaneously around the world do leave many aspirants puzzled.

Therefore, it’s important to read and memorize only that which is important from the exam perspective. Experts from Vidya Guru, one of the Best SSC Coaching Institutes in Delhi, help you cut through the maze by coming up with concise Current Affairs Quizzes from time to time. The latest quiz has been presented below for your benefit.

Current GK June 2018 Quiz

Question 1. The foundation stone of the Patratu Super Thermal Power Project was recently laid down by the Prime Minister. This power project is located in
a. Bihar
b. Jharkhand
c. Madhya Pradesh
d. Chhattisgarh

Answer: Jharkhand

Question 2. Prof. Ganeshi Lal has been appointed Governor of which of the following states?
a. Odisha
b. Rajasthan
c. Goa
d. Manipur

Answer: Odisha

Question 3. Exercise Surya Kiran was recently conducted at Pithoragarh in Uttarakhand between the military forces of India and
a. Bhutan
b. Germany
c. Nepal
d. Malaysia

Answer: Nepal

Question 4. In which of the following states is India’s 1st National Sports University going to come up?
a. Manipur
b. Andhra Pradesh
c. Haryana
d. Punjab

Answer: Manipur

Question 5. Olga Tokarczuk recently won the Man Booker International Prize 2018 for her novel
a. Dreamers
b. Paradise on Earth
c. The Return of Angels
d. Flights

Answer: Flights

Question 6. Kummanam Rajasekharan was recently appointed as the Governor of
a. Sikkim
b. Meghalaya
c. Manipur
d. Mizoram

Answer: Mizoram

Question 7. Which of the following teams recently won the Women’s Asian Champions Trophy 2018?
a. South Korea
b. India
c. China
d. Malaysia

Answer: South Korea

Question 8. Which of the following recently became India’s 1st solar powered railway station?
a. Bengaluru
b. Guwahati
c. Kochi
d. Jaipur

Answer: Guwahati

Question 9. Nicolas Maduro has been recently elected as President of
a. Argentina
b. Venezuela
c. Spain
d. Brazil

Answer: Venezuela

Question 10. Which of the following teams has won the 2018 Uber Cup Badminton Championship?
a. Malaysia
b. Thailand
c. Japan
d. China

Answer: Japan

Question 11. Name the scheme that was launched recently by the HRD ministry for holistic development of school based education.
a. SamagraShiksha
b. VyapakShiksha
c. SarthakShiksha
d. SarvShiksha

Answer: SamagraShiksha

Question 12. Name the exchange that has launched India’s 1st options contract on copper futures.
a. NSEL (National Spot Exchange Limited)
b. ICX (Indian Commodity Exchange)
c. MCX (Multi Commodity Exchange of India)
d. NCDEX (National Commodity and Derivatives Exchange)

Answer: MCX (Multi Commodity Exchange of India)

Question 13. What is the name of the Intellectual Property mascot that was launched recently by the Govt.?
a. IP Sathi
b. IP Nani
c. IP Dadi
d. IP Didi

Answer: IP Nani

Question 14. Mark Rutte, who was recently on India visit, is the Prime Minister of which of the following countries?
a. Netherlands
b. Sweden
c. Norway
d. Finland

Answer: Netherlands

Question 15. What is the name of the trilateral maritime exercise which is being conducted among the navies of India, USA and Japan in Guam?
a. Vortex
b. Malabar
d. Tempest

Answer: Malabar

Question 16. Which of the following has become the 1st fully solar energy powered airport in the world?
a. Dubai International Airport
b. Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Mumbai
c. Hamad International Airport Doha
d. Cochin International Airport Ltd

Answer: Cochin International Airport Ltd

Question 17. Who among the following was adjudged the CEAT International Batsman of the Year?
a. Shikhar Dhawan
b. Virat Kohli
c. Colin Munro
d. AB De Villiers

Answer: Shikhar Dhawan

Question 18. Which of the following pairs is (are) correct with respect to CEAT Cricket Awards?
a. Virat Kohli – CEAT International Cricketer of the Year
b. Trent Boult – CEAT International Bowler of the Year
c. Colin Munro – CEAT T-20 Batsman of the Year
d. All of these

Answer: All of these

Question 19. Name the Most Valuable Player (Man of the Series) of the Indian Premier League 2018.
a. Chris Gayle
b. Shikhar Dhawan
c. Sunil Narine
d. Shane Watson

Answer: Sunil Narine

Question 20. When is the International Yoga Day observed?
a. 18th June
b. 21st June
c. 22nd June
d. 24th June

Answer: 21st June

Question 21. Giuseppe Conte was recently sworn in as the Prime Minister of
a. France
b. Spain
c. Turkey
d. Italy

Answer: Italy

Question 22. Which of the following companies recently adopted Charminar in order to develop it under the Swachh Iconic Places Projects of India?
a. Dalmia Bharat
b. GMR
d. IndiGo

Answer: NTPC

Question 23. Which of the following has declared its new state symbols recently?
a. Jharkhand
b. Telangana
c. Andhra Pradesh
d. Goa

Answer: Andhra Pradesh

Question 24. As per the latest figures released by the CSO, what was India’s GDP growth rate in the 4th quarter of the fiscal year 2017-18?
a. 6.7%
b. 7.1%
c. 7.4%
d. 7.7%

Answer: 7.7%

Question 25. Name the cleanest city in India as per Swachh Survekshan 2018.
a. Indore
b. Chandigarh
c. Panaji
d. Bhopal

Answer: Indore

Question 26. As per the latest bi-monthly monetary policy review (2nd of the 2018-19 fiscal), which of the following pairs is (are) correct?
a. Repo rate – 6.25%
b. Reverse repo rate – 6%
c. Bank rate – 6.5%
d. All of the above

Answer: All of the above

Question 27. Name the state govt. that recently announced a Rs. 5 Lakh life insurance cover for farmers.
a. Andhra Pradesh
b. Telangana
c. Jharkhand
d. Chattisgarh

Answer: Telangana

Question 28. Who was the author of famous books such as: “The Right Stuff”, “The Bonfire of the Vanities”, “The Electric Kool‑Aid Acid Test”, “Almost Heroes” and “The Last American Hero”?
a. Tom Wolfe
b. Philip Roth
c. John Updike
d. Ian McEwan

Answer: Tom Wolfe

Question 29. When is the World Ocean Day observed annually?
a. 1st June
b. 2nd June
c. 3rd June
d. 8th June

Answer: 8th June

Question 30. Where was the ASEAN India film festival held recently?
a. Mumbai
b. Pune
c. New Delhi
d. Panaji

Answer: New Delhi

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