Daily One Liner : 15 Questions : (09 oct 2017)


1. The United States of America has scaled back visa issuing services with which nation?

a) Iran
b) North Korea
c) Turkey
d) Cuba

2. Scientists belonging to which nation have developed a smart bandage that can cause better and faster healing?

a) Japan
b) China
c) US
d) Germany

3. Rafael Nadal has beaten which tennis player to win his 6th ATP title of the year 2017?

a) Roger Federer
b) Alexander Zverev
c) Dominic Thiem
d) Nick Kyrgios

4. Which player won the women’s singles event at China Open 2017?

a) Caroline Garcia
b) Simona Halep
c) Elina Svitolina
d) Karolina Pliskova

5. Who launched the nation-wide immunisation drive, Intensified Mission Indradhanush, on 8 October 2017?

a) Venkaiah Naidu
b) Narendra Modi
c) Ram Nath Kovind
d) Amit Shah

6. Who has become the first Indian to be honoured with the Anna Politkovskaya Award 2017?

a) Sanjay Pathak
b) MM Kalburgi
c) Rajdev Ranjan
d) Gauri Lankesh

7. What is the theme of the Bachao Beti Padhao Week that is going to be celebrated from 10-14 October?

a) The Daughters of New India
b) Sukanya Samriddhi
c) Sarva Shiksha, Kanya Saakshart
d) Educate Her for Brighter Future

8. Which state government has launched a special campaign under Mission Indradanush to achieve full immunisation in the state?

a) Jammu and Kashmir
b) Kerala
c) Karnataka
d) Bihar

9. The Smart City project is being implemented in Puducherry in cooperation with which nation?

a) Russia
b) US
c) France
d) Japan

10. Andhra Pradesh CM N Chandrababu Naidu wants which of the state’s cities to be turned into a world centre of excellence for financial technologies?

a) Vijayawada
b) Amaravathi
c) Kurnool
d) Visakhapatnam

11. India’s Anupama Ramachandran has won the World Open U-16 Snooker Championship. The Championship took place in which nation?

a) Japan
b) Russia
c) China
d) India

12. The Indian air force completed how many years on 8 October 2017?

a) 75 years
b) 85 years
c) 90 years
d) 67 years

13. India is going to take on which nation in its second FIFA U-17 match?

a) Ghana
b) USA
c) Colombia
d) Spain

14. NABARD has bought an additional 7 per cent stake in which Indian bank?

a) SIDBI
b) IDBI
c) National Housing Bank
d) SBI

15. Who has won the 2017 Nobel Prize for Economics?

a) Richard Thaler
b) Michael W. Young
c) Kazuo Ishiguro
d) Joachim Frank

Answers:

1. (c) Turkey
2. (c) US
3. (d) Nick Kyrgios
4. (a) Caroline Garcia
5. (b) Narendra Modi
6. (d) Gauri Lankesh
7. (d) The Daughters of New India
8. (a) Jammu and Kashmir
9. (c) France
10. (d) Visakhapatnam
11. (b) Russia
12. (b) 85 years
13. (c) Colombia
14. (a) SIDBI
15. (a) Richard Thaler