Current Affairs 2016-2017 Questions Answers Set 6

Q151. World Tourism Day is celebrated on
(a) 24th September
(b) 25th September
(c) 27th September
(d) 28th September

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Q152. Against which team, India played the 500th test match
(a) Australia
(b) West Indies
(c) England
(d) New Zealand

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Q153. World's largest radio telescope build in
(a) China
(b) USA
(c) South Korea
(d) Brazil

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Q154. Who is the director of the Tamil film "Visaranai", India's oscar entry for 2017
(a) Gautham Menon
(b) Vetrimaaran
(c) Selvaraghavan
(d) Dhanush

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Q155. Which company recently launch the instant messaging mobile app Allo
(a) Apple
(b) Google
(c) IBM
(d) Yahoo

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Q156. In which state, the world's largest solar power plant is setup
(a) Tamil Nadu
(b) Karnataka
(c) Kerala
(d) Madhya Pradesh

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Q157. Which city host the 500th Test match of Indian cricket
(a) Delhi
(b) Kolkata
(c) Pune
(d) Kanpur

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Q158. Which bowler become the second fastest to take 200 wickets in Test match history
(a) Mitchell Johnson
(b) R Ashwin
(c) James Anderson
(d) Steven Finn

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Q159. Indian Air Force Day observed on
(a) 1st October
(b) 3rd October
(c) 8th October
(d) 10th October

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Q160. Juan Manuel Santos, who won the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize is the President of
(a) Colombia
(b) Mexico
(c) Chile
(d) Malaysia

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Q161. Which one recently become the first country in the world to ban disposable plastic cups and plates
(a) Holland
(b) USA
(c) China
(d) France

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Q162. The 4th BRICS summit for Science, Technology and Innovation held in
(a) New Delhi
(b) Raipur
(c) Jaipur
(d) Gandhinagar

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Q163. The International Day of Girl Child is celebrated on
(a) 3rd October
(b) 5th October
(c) 11th October
(d) 15th October

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Q164. India's communication satellite GSAT-18 successfully launched from
(a) Balasore, Odisha
(b) French Guiana
(c) Abdul Kalam Island
(d) Sriharikota

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Q165. Yoshinori Ohsumi who wins the 2016 Nobel Prize in Medicine is from
(a) Japan
(b) South Korea
(c) Malaysia
(d) Vietnam

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Q166. Which country top the list of high gender equality list published by World Economic Forum for 2015
(a) Iceland
(b) Finland
(c) Norway
(d) Sweden

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Q167. Paul Beatty is the first _______ author to win the Man Booker Prize
(a) UK
(b) Russia
(c) USA
(d) Germany

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Q168. Which animal is represented in the official Mascot for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia
(a) Wolf
(b) Zebra
(c) Tiger
(d) Horse

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Q169. Cyrus Mistry was the Chairman of which company
(a) Infosys
(b) Godrej
(c) Zenith
(d) TATA Sons

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Q170. Which team wins 2016 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup
(a) Infosys
(b) Godrej
(c) Zenith
(d) TATA Sons

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Q171. The First National Ayurveda Day is observed on
(a) 12th October
(b) 16th October
(c) 28th October
(d) 30th October

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Q172. Which team wins the 2016 Kabaddi World Cup
(a) India
(b) Iran
(c) Bangladesh
(d) Pakistan

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Q173. Which country recently launched longest-ever manned mission into space
(a) USA
(b) China
(c) India
(d) South Africa

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Q174. Which Indian state host the 8th BRICS Summit
(a) Gujarat
(b) Maharashtra
(c) Tamil Nadu
(d) Goa

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Q175. Which team is defeated by India in the final of Asian Champions Trophy Hockey Tournament
(a) Malaysia
(b) South Korea
(c) Pakistan
(d) Japan

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Q176. Rashtriya Ekta Diwas is celebrated on
(a) 25th October
(b) 28th October
(c) 31st October
(d) 2nd November

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Q177. First Indian Football club to reach the final of the AFC Cup Tournament is
(a) Dempo S.C.
(b) East Bengal F.C.
(c) JCT F.C.
(d) Bengaluru F.C.

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Q178. Which team wins the 2016 Women's Asian Champions Trophy
(a) India
(b) Pakistan
(c) China
(d) South Korea

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Q179. The World Pneumonia Day is observed on
(a) 5th November
(b) 12th November
(c) 15th November
(d) 20th November

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Q180. With which country, India signed Civil Nuclear Cooperation Agreement
(a) USA
(b) China
(c) Japan
(d) North Korea

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