Thursday, 11 February 2016


(Q.1) As per a report, ‘Index of Internet Readiness of Indian States’, published by the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) and Indicus Analytics which state has emerged as a top ranking state?
a.    Gujarat
b.    Maharashtra
c.    Tamil Nadu
d.    West Bengal
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Answer: (b)

(Q.2) As per Ministry of New & Renewable Energy data, out of total renewable energy generated as of December 2015, 64.4% renewable energy was generated through which means?
a.    Wind Power
b.    Solar Power
c.    Hydro Power
d.    Biogass
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Answer: (a)

(Q.3) The Chettinad cotton saree, also known as __________ has won the ‘India Handloom’ tag for its unique designs and identity
a.    Mandaangi
b.    Chendaangi
c.    Kandaangi
d.    Vritdaangi
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Answer: (c)
(Q.4) Which Bollywood actress will join Prasar Bharti as part-time member?
a.    Priyanka Chopra
b.    Rekha
c.    Hema Malini
d.    Kajol
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Answer: (d)

(Q.5) Name the former Nepal Prime Minister who passed away in February 2016
a.    Sushil Koirala
b.    Girija Prasad Koirala
c.    Baburam Bhattarai
d.    Sher Bahadur Deuba
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Answer: (a)

(Q.6) Name the chief of Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) who has been appointed as the President of the South Asian Wrestling Federation
a.    Baljeet Singh
b.    Brijbhushan Sharan Singh
c.    Guru Sharan Singh
d.    Rajveer Singh
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Answer: (b)

(Q.7) Name the legendary children’s author, who has announced that he/she is writing his/her autobiography which will be released in three volumes
a.    Lois Lowry
b.    Loyd Alexander
c.    Ruskin Bond
d.    J K Rowling
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Answer: (c)
(Q.8) Nida Fazli, who passed away in January 2016, was a noted:
a.    Tabla Player
b.    Historian
c.    Marine Biologist
d.    Urdu Poet
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Answer: (d)

(Q.9) Who has been named the world’s best-selling and most popular music artist of 2015 by International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI)?
a.    Adele
b.    Justin Beiber
c.    Taylor Swift
d.    Ed Sheeran
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Answer: (a)

(Q.10) India’s first-ever Aviation Park, having a slew of facilities including an airstrip, training school, helipad and space for setting up small manufacturing units, will be set up in which state?
a.    Maharashtra
b.    Gujarat
c.    Madhya Pradesh
d.    Tamil Nadu
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Answer: (b)