Monday, 3 October 2016

Current Affairs Questions for Bank Exams (3rd October)

current affairs questions-answers for ibps po and clerk 2016
1. Name the Red Bull driver who won the 2016 Malaysia Grand Prix on 2nd Oct?
a) Max Verstappen 
b) Nico Rosberg
d) Lewis Hamilton
d) Daniel Ricciardo

2. Who has become the first Indian to complete the Spartathlon, widely described as the "world's toughest race"?
a) Diya Reddy
b) Kieren Dsouza
c) Annu Rani 
d) H M Jyothi 

3. Which state has topped list of endemic flowering plant in India, as per the recently released publication of Botanical Survey of India (BSI) titled “Endemic Vascular Plants of India”?
a) Kerala 
b) Uttarakhand 
c) Maharashtra 
d) Tamil Nadu

4. The Government has decided to raise the Employees Provident Fund ( EPF) investment in Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) from present 5% to _____.
a) 8%
b) 9%
c) 10%
d) 12%

5. According to Union Ministry of Tourism, which city has been conferred the Cleanest Tourist Destination?
a) Shimla
b) Gangtok
c) Chandigarh 
d) Mysore

6. The National Mission on Bioeconomy has launched in which city of India?
a) Shillong 
b) Guwahati 
c) Kochi 
d) New Delhi

7. Name the five companies that recently joined hands to announce a historic partnership on artificial intelligence and machine learning?
a) Facebook, Amazon, Google, IBM and Microsoft
b) eBay, Google, Twitter, Microsoft and Snapdeal
c) Microsoft, Facebook, Google, Snapchat and Flipkart
d) Flipkart, Amazon, Facebook, eBay and Google 

8. The book “All That Man Is” has been authored by whom?
a) Milind D’souza
b) David Szalay 
c) Latheesh Mohan 
d) P Lankesh 

9. The Union Government announced a total cash reward of how much Rupees for the medal winners of Rio Paralympics? 
a) 90 lakh Rupees
b) 15 lakh Rupees 
c) 30 lakh Rupees 
d) 75 lakh Rupees 

10. The "Progress Panchayat" for minorities has been launched from which state of India? 
a) Madhya Pradesh
b) Rajasthan 
c) Haryana 
d) Uttar Pradesh 

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


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