Current Affairs Quiz : 31st July 2017

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This Quiz is based on previous day’s news. You can also go through the Current Affairs of 30th July 2017 before attempting the quiz.

Current Affairs & Daily GK Update 30th July 2017

1. Maharashtra Women Commission will ink an agreement with which entity for rescue and rehabilitation of women who are victims of sex trafficking, acid attack, and domestic violence?
a) All India Federation of Women Lawyers
b) United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
c) United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
d) International Council of Women

2. Which Indian woman cricketer was felicitated by Mohun Bagan at their annual awards ceremony?
a) Ekta Bisht
b) Mithali Raj
c) Jhulan Goswami
d) Harmanpreet Kaur

3. Which among the following has become the first state in the country to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a global diagnostic firm, FIND, to help it diagnose and then properly treat hepatitis C?
a) Punjab
b) Kerala
c) Odisha
d) Assam

4. ___________, a Japanese Historian, who helped Cambodians preserve the Angkor temples, is among the six winners of Ramon Magsaysay Award 2017.
a) Yoshiaki Ishizawa
b) Taro Kishida
c) Yuji Seko
d) Fumio Takaichi

5. Who has been appointed as the part-time member of the board of Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDA)?
a) Sriram Taranikanti
b) Ravi Mittal
c) Maruthi Tangirala
d) N S Rao

6. On the Digital Evolution Index 2017, which features countries having high potential in terms of digital payments, India has been categorized under which segment?
a) upcoming’ segment
b) multi bagger’ segment
c) high value’ segment
d) break out’ segment

7. On July 27, 2017, Jeff Bezos briefly overtook Microsoft’s Bill Gates to become the world’s richest person. Jef Bezos is the founder of which company?
a) Walmart
b) Amazon
c) Apple
d) Alibaba

8. Who among the following has been selected to be the interim Prime Minister of Pakistan?
a) Bilawal Sharif
b) Shahbaz Zardari
c) Meriyam Bhutto
d) Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

9. Which two swimmers have set a world record at 2017 World Aquatic Championship?
a) Nicolas Ribakov and Kylie Masse
b) Adam Peaty and Jenny Breeze
c) Adam Peaty and Kylie Masse
d) John Duff and Carolina Lewinsky

10. What was the slogan of International Tiger Day, celebrated on July 29, 2017?
a) Using Technology for Tigers’ Protection
b) Scaling Effort for Tigers’ Protection through Social Media
c) Building Global Consensus for Tigers’ Protection
d) Fresh Ecology For Tigers’ Protection

Answers:
1:c, 2:c, 3:a, 4:a, 5:b, 6:d, 7:b, 8:4, 9:c, 10:d.

Current Affairs & Daily GK Update: 30th July 2017

Current Affairs Quiz: 30th July 2017