12 Jul

As a candidate aspiring to crack the upcoming Banking Exams like IBPS PO and RRB, it is essential for you to keep yourself updated on Current Affairs. You must have a firm grip on Current GK Questions related to the last 6 months from the date of the exam. To be able to attempt these questions well, you must focus on information that is relevant from the exam perspective.

That is why Vidya Guru Experts who are renowned for offering the Best Online Classes for Bank PO keep publishing updated Current Affairs Quizzes. These Quizzes perfectly replicate the pattern of Questions asked in all major Govt. Job Exams. The latest Quiz covering the important contemporary events has been provided below for your perusal.

Current Affairs July 2018

Question 1. Which team defeated India in the finals to win the Men’s Hockey 2018 Champions Trophy?
a. England
b. South Korea
c. Australia
d. Germany

Answer: Australia

Question 2. What was the venue of the Men’s Hockey Champions Trophy 2018?
a. Breda, Netherlands
b. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
c. London, England
d. Buenos Aires, Argentina

Answer: Breda, Netherlands

Question 3. RIMPAC 2018, the largest multilateral naval exercise in the world, was held recently in
a. Honolulu (Hawaii), USA
b. Hambantota, Sri Lanka
c. Guam Island, USA
d. South China Sea

Answer: Honolulu (Hawaii), USA

Question 4. Under the smart cities mission, which of the following was recently selected as the 100th Smart city?
a. Gangtok, Sikkim
b. Shillong, Meghalaya
c. Agartala, Tripura
d. Aizawl, Mizoram

Answer: Shillong, Meghalaya

Question 5. Who has been recently appointed as the brand ambassador of Sikkim Govt.?
a. Baichung Bhutia
b. Rahul Dravid
c. A. R. Rahman
d. Sunil Chhetri

Answer: A. R. Rahman

Question 6. When is the GST day observed in India?
a. 1st July
b. 10th July
c. 15th July
d. 22nd July

Answer: 1st July

Question 7. Recep Tayyip Erdogan was recently re-elected as the President of
a. Iran
b. Turkey
c. Jordan
d. Egypt

Answer: Turkey

Question 8. Name the company which is going to acquire a majority stake in IDBI Bank.
a. LIC
b. United Trust of India
c. SBI
d. Bank of Baroda

Answer: LIC

Question 9. Name the committee that recently suggested the setting up of boards of management for urban co-operative banks.
a. HR Khan Committee
b. Viral Acharya Committee
c. Mahesh Kumar Jain Committee
d. R Gandhi Committee

Answer: R Gandhi Committee

Question 10. Which of the following is the correct pair of cricketers to be inducted recently into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame?
a. Sachin Tendulkar and Ricky Ponting
b. Rahul Dravid and AB De Villiers
c. Rahul Dravid and Ricky Ponting
d. Sachin Tendulkar and AB De Villiers

Answer: Rahul Dravid and Ricky Ponting

Question 11. Name the committee constituted by the Govt. for upgradation of norms related to economic data collection at the state and district level.
a. Arvind Panagariya Committee
b. Ravindra H Dholakia Committee
c. Arvind Subramanian Committee
d. Kaushik Basu Committee

Answer: Ravindra H Dholakia Committee

Question 12. Indian Science Congress 2019, the 106th edition, will be hosted by which of the following cities?
a. Jalandhar
b. Bengaluru
c. Hyderabad
d. Kochi

Answer: Jalandhar

Question 13. Name the team that was the winner of Intercontinental Cup Football 2018.
a. Nigeria
b. Argentina
c. Kenya
d. India

Answer: India

Question 14. The 2018 women’s T-20 Asia Cup was recently won by
a. Malaysia
b. India
c. Bangladesh
d. Pakistan

Answer: Bangladesh

Question 15. Name the committee that was established recently to study the setting up of Asset Management Companies for tackling stressed assets in Public Sector Banks.
a. Sunil Mehta Committee
b. Manoj Mahajan Committee
c. Deepak Parekh Committee
d. Ajay Garg Committee

Answer: Sunil Mehta Committee

Question 16. Where is the G-7 Summit 2019 going to take place?
a. USA
b. Germany
c. France
d. Japan

Answer: France

Question 17. The 2018 G-7 Summit was held in which of the following countries?
a. United Kingdom
b. Canada
c. France
d. Italy

Answer: Canada

Question 18. World Population Day is observed annually on 11th July. Its theme for 2018 was
a. population control is the need of the hour
b. family planning is a human right
c. population control at global level
d. increasing population is a ticking time bomb

Answer: Family planning is a human right

Question 19. India’s rank on Global Peace Index 2018 is
a. 122nd
b. 127th
c. 132nd
d. 137th

Answer: 137th

Question 20. What was the theme of the financial literacy week 2018 launched by RBI?
a. Customer Protection
b. Digital Banking
c. Invest Widely
d. Financial Stability

Answer: Customer Protection

Question 21. Name the program launched by the Govt. for promoting best farming techniques and increasing agricultural income.
a. Kisan Vikas Abhiyan
b. Kisan Sashaktikaran Abhiyan
c. Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan
d. Krishi Uthan Abhiyan

Answer: Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan

Question 22. Which of the following committees has been set up by the Govt. to examine jobs data calculation?
a. Nachiket Mor Committee
b. Bibek Debroy Committee
c. Amitabh Kant Committee
d. TCA Anant Committee

Answer: TCA Anant Committee

Question 23. BRICS Foreign Ministers’ meeting 2018 was held in
a. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
b. Shanghai, China
c. Johannesburg, South Africa
d. St. Petersburg, Russia

Answer: Johannesburg, South Africa

Question 24. Which of the following committees has been set up by the Govt. to evaluate the SEZ (Special Economic Zone) policy of India and suggest reforms?
a. Baba Kalyani Committee
b. Kumar Mangalam Birla Committee
c. Anand Mahindra Committee
d. Rahul Bajaj Committee

Answer: Baba Kalyani Committee

Question 25. Global Peace Index is published annually by
a. World Bank
b. United Nations Organization
c. International Monetary Fund
d. Institute for Economics and Peace

Answer: Institute for Economics and Peace

Question 26. Who has won the BCCI Polly Umrigar Award for best international cricketer 2016-17 & 2017-18?
a. Shikhar Dhawan
b. Ravindra Jadeja
c. Virat Kohli
d. Mahndra Singh Dhoni

Answer: Virat Kohli

Question 27. Which of the following players is going to lead India’s women’s hockey team in 2018 World Cup to be held in London?
a. Navjot Kaur
b. Rani Rampal
c. Savita Punia
d. Sushila Chanu

Answer: Rani Rampal

Question 28. What was the venue of the 2018 Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit?
a. Qingdao, China
b. New Delhi, India
c. Tashkent, Uzbekistan
d. St. Petersburg, Russia

Answer: Qingdao, China

Question 29. RBI is going to set up a Public Credit Registry for curbing bad loans based on the recommendation of which of the following committees?
a. YM Deosthalee Committee
b. N S Vishwanathan Committee
c. BP Kanungo Committee
d. S. S. Mundra Committee

Answer: YM Deosthalee Committee

Question 30. Choose the correct pair of winners of the World Food Prize 2018.
a. Dr. Ray F. Smith & Dr. Perry Adkisson
b. Dr. Maria Andrade & Dr. Jan Low
c. Dr. Lawrence Haddad & Dr. David Nabarro
d. Bob Dole & George McGovern

Answer: Dr. Lawrence Haddad & Dr. David Nabarro

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