SBI PO: Current Affairs Quiz

Ques. : 1 The Defence Ministry has recommended the name of who among the following for the post of Chief of the army staffs recently?
1) Deepak Kapoor
2) Dalbir Singh Suhag
3) NC Vij
4) Joginder Jaswant Singh
5) None of these

Ques. : 2 Which of the following teams clinched the 20th Senior National Women’s Football Championships title recently?
1) Manipur
2) Odisha
3) West Bengal
4) Karnataka
5) Maharashtra

Ques. : 3 After Crimea, which of the following provinces of Ukraine declared independence from the country in the recently held referendum?
1) Kiev
2) Donetsk
3) Moldova
4) Odessa
5) None of these

Ques. : 4 The recently held elections recorded an all-time high voter turnout in the history of Lok Sabha elections with the overall turnout in all the nine phases of polling this year stood at _______.
1) 52.30 per cent
2) 55.34 per cent
3) 58.19 per cent
4) 66.38 per cent
5) 68.01 per cent

Ques. : 5 The rumours were doing round in the retail world that Carrefour is planning to exit Indian market recently. This second largest retail chain in the world is based in which of the following countries?
1) UK
2) US
3) France
4) Germany
5) South Korea

Ques. : 6 Khaled Choudhury died recently. He was an innovative artist, stage director and a Padma Bhushan awardee associated with
1) Hindi theatre
2) Marathi theatre
3) Tamil theatre
4) Bengali theatre
5) None of these

Ques. : 7 Who among the following won the Spanish Grand Prix 2014 recently?
1) Nico Rosberg
2) Sebastian Vettel
3) Fernando Alonso
4) Jenson Button
5) Lewis Hamilton

Ques. : 8 The world’s biggest Bio-bank imaging study is being conducted in which of the following countries under which 100,000 citizens are undergoing detailed imaging of their brain, heart and vital organs?
1) Japan
2) US
3) Germany
4) UK
5) China

Ques. : 9 The book titled ‘The Last Word By’ has been written by who among the following?
1) Sidharth Bhatia
2) Hanif Qureishi
3) Noviolet Bulawayo
4) Malvika Singh
5) Pallavi Aiyar

Ques. : 10 In which of the following countries at least 15 people were killed in a stampede at a football match in the Kinshasa city recently? The incident took place after police fired tear gas in the crowded stadium, causing panic.
1) Democratic Republic of Congo
2) Brazil
3) Indonesia
4) Malaysia
5) Spain

ANSWER
1. 2) Dalbir Singh Suhag
2. 1) Manipur
3. 2) Donetsk
4. 66.38 per cent
5. 3) France
6. 4) Bengali theatre
7. 5) Lewis Hamilton
8. 4) UK
9. 2) Hanif Qureishi
10. 1) Democratic Republic of Congo