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AFCAT 1 2017 Practice Questions for GK …

AFCAT 1 2017 Practice Questions for GK …

AFCAT 1 2017 Practice Questions for GK …

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For all the students for the upcoming for AFCAT 1 2017 Gk questions with Answers..

 

1.Which Indian shooter has clinched silver in the 50 metre pistol event of the ISSF World Cup 2016 ? [A]Gagan Narang [B]Ronjan Sodhi [C]Jitu Rai [D]Abhinav Bindra  c
2. The book “The Ministry of Utmost Happiness” has been authored by whom? [A]Arundhati Roy [B]Vikram Seth [C]Kiran Desai [D]Aravind Adiga   a
3.Which of the following personalities has won the Nobel Peace Prize for 2016? [A]Martti Ahtisaari [B]Juan Manuel Santos [C]Shinzo Abe [D]Shirin Ebadi b
The Commonwealth Finance Ministers Meeting 2016 has been held in which of the following cities? [A]Geneva [B]New Delhi [C]London [D]Washington d
The Election Commission of India (ECI) has collaborated with which social networking site to register young voters? [A]Instagram [B]Facebook [C]Twitter [D]YouTube  b
The Indian Air Force (IAF) Day is celebrated on which date? [A]October 9 [B]October 7 [C]October 8 [D]October 10  c
What is the theme of 2016 World Post Day (WPD)? [A]Tell us about the world you want to grow up in [B]Write a letter describing how music can touch lives [C]The Post: Delivering for People and Businesses Daily [D]Innovation, Integration and Inclusion  d
The book “Old Path White Clouds: Walking in the Footsteps of the Buddha” has been authored by whom? [A]PV Narasimha Rao [B]Vinay Sitapati [C]Thich Nhat Hanh [D]Dalai Lama  c
What is the theme of 2016 World Mental Health Day? [A]Psychological First Aid [B]Dignity in mental health [C]Depression: A Global Crisis [D]Health: Mental Will Power   a
The book “Half Lion: How P V Narasimha Rao Transformed India” has been authored by whom? [A]R B Gaur [B]Sajid Khan [C]Vinay Sitapati [D]Ashok Chawla   c
Who has won the 2016 China Open Women’s Singles Tennis tournament ? [A]Agnieszka Radwanska [B]Petra Kvitova [C]Simona Halep [D]Venus Williams a
. What is the theme of 2016 International Day of the Girl Child (IDGC)? [A]Ending Child Marriage [B]Girls’ Progress = Goals’ Progress: What Counts for Girls [C]The Power of the Adolescent Girl: Vision for 2030 [D]Innovating for Girl’s Education  b
The book “The Greatest Bengali Stories Ever Told” has been authored by whom? [A]Urmila Das [B]Vijay Kumar [C]Amar Mitra [D]Arunava Sinha   d
The book “The Story of a New Name” has been authored by whom? [A]Nayanjot Lahiri [B]Uma Mahadevan [C]Elena Ferrante [D]Jennifer Das  c
The first-ever World Tsunami Awareness Day (WTAD) will be observed on which day? [A]October 15 [B]October 21 [C]November 12 [D]November 5   d
The book “The Legend Of Lakshmi Prasad” has been authored by which Bollywood icon? [A]Shahrukh Khan [B]Deepika Padukone [C]Twinkle Khanna [D]Dhanush   c
What is the theme of 2016 World Sight Day (WSD)? [A]Universal Eye Health [B]No more Avoidable Blindness [C]Stronger Together [D]Eye care for all   c
Indian Railways has recently signed pact with which country for high-speed trains? [A]France [B]Italy [C]Japan [D]Germany   d
The book “Jihad in My Saffron Garden” has been authored by whom? [A]Anurag Kashyap [B]Roxy Arora [C]Kasturi Chauhan [D]Bandita Ghosh   b
The 2016 Nobel Literature Prize has been won by whom? [A]Patrick Modiano [B]William Faulkner [C]Bob Dylan [D]John Steinbeck   c
What is the theme of 2016 World Standards Day (WSD)? [A]International Standards – Creating confidence globally [B]Standards level the playing field [C]Standards Build Trust [D]Standards – the world’s common language     c
. Which Indian personality has been awarded for ‘Excellence in Technical Innovation’ by the International Society of Automation (ISA)? [A]Satish Pathak [B]Pankaj Ahuja [C]Naveen Jain [D]Milind Sharma        a
. The World Student Day (WSD) is observed on which date? [A]October 16 [B]October 17 [C]October 15 [D]October 14   c
The book “Half of What I Say” has been authored by whom? [A]Anil Menon [B]Suneetha Balakrishnan [C]Anamika Kumari [D]Kiran Doshi    a
The International Day for the Eradication of Poverty is observed on which date? [A]October 15 [B]October 18 [C]October 19 [D]October 17       d
The 2017 Indian Science Congress (ISC) will be held in which of the following states? [A]Odisha [B]Karnataka [C]Kerala [D]Andhra Pradesh     d
Farm Tourism’ scheme has been started by which state government of India? [A]Rajasthan [B]Punjab [C]Uttar Pradesh [D]Haryana    d
The first ‘Made in India’ electric bus has been launched by which Indian company? [A]Tata Motors [B]Mahindra & Mahindra [C]Ashok Leyland [D]Fiat India Automobiles Limited    c
Who has been selected for the 2015 Mathrubhumi Literary award? [A]Pala Narayanan Nair [B]Sukumar Azhikode [C]C Radhakrishnan [D]M T Vasudevan Nair   c
Who has been selected for the 2015 Mathrubhumi Literary award? [A]Pala Narayanan Nair [B]Sukumar Azhikode [C]C Radhakrishnan [D]M T Vasudevan Nair   c
The book “The Adivasi Will Not Dance” has been authored by whom? [A]EV Ramakrishnan [B]Pradeep Sebastian [C]Hansda Sowendra Shekhar [D]Manu Chakravarthy    c
Which Water Jet Fast Attack Craft (WJFAC) Car Nicobar Class vessel has recently commissioned into the Indian Navy? [A]INS Tarmugli [B]INS Kalpeni [C]INS Kabra [D]INS Tahiyu     d
he 2nd joint tactical exercise “Sino-India Cooperation 2016” has been held in which city? [A]Jaisalmer [B]Ladakh [C]Kutch [D]Udaipur    b
The book “Driven: The Virat Kohli Story” has been authored by whom? [A]Sandeep Bamzai [B]Rajkumar Sharma [C]Vijay Lokapally [D]Pradeep Sangwan      c
Who has been awarded with the first International Prize in Statistics? [A]Ron Wasserstein [B]William Johnson [C]David Cox [D]Susan Ellenberg    c
The Police Commemoration Day is celebrated on which day in India? [A]October 23 [B]October 25 [C]October 21 [D]October 22      c
The book “The Sleepwalker’s Dream” has been authored by whom? [A]Ambikagiri Raichoudhury [B]Nalinibala Devi [C]Dhrubajyoti Borah [D]DP Basu    c
Which Italian city has recently honoured the Dalai Lama with an honorary Citizenship award? [A]Rome [B]Florence [C]Naples [D]Milan    d
What is the theme of 2016 World Osteoporosis Day (WOD) ? [A]Stop at One: Make Your First Break Your Last [B]Love Your Bones: Perfect Your Future [C]Real Men Build Their Strength from Within [D]Serve Up Bone Health      b
The book “Andhere se ujale ki aur” has been authored by which union minister of India? [A] Ravi Shankar Prasad [B]Uma Bharati [C]Arun Jaitley [D]Sushma Swaraj     c
What is the theme of the 2016 United Nations Day? [A]Freedom First [B]Goals for Peace [C]Strong UN: Better World [D]Freedom & Peace for humanity   a
The book “Dogs at the Perimeter” has been authored by whom? [A]Johanna Skibsrud [B]Wajdi Mouawad [C]Madeleine Thien [D]Deborah Levy      c
. The World Polio Day is observed on which date? [A]October 23 [B]October 24 [C]October 25 [D]October 26          b
Mitra Shakti 2016” the joint military exercise has been started between India and which country? [A]Afghanistan [B]Sri Lanka [C]Bangladesh [D]Myanmar     b
Varun Singh Bhati, who won bronze at 2016 Rio Paralympic Games, is associated with which sports? [A]Shot Put [B]High Jump [C]Badminton [D]Javelin Throw     b
The book “Born to Fly: Fighter pilot MP Anil Kumar teaches us there is no battle mind cannot win” has been authored by whom? [A]Sunny Rajput [B]Nitin Sathe [C]Manju Sharma [D]P T Brinda       b
The National Solidarity Day is observed on which day in India? [A]October 26 [B]October 22 [C]October 20 [D]October 24    c
The Urja Ganga gas pipeline project has been launched in which city of India? [A]Patna [B]Varanasi [C]Guwahati [D]Ranchi    b
Who has won the 2016 Man Booker Prize? [A]Sam Lipsyte [B]Amanda Foreman [C]Paul Beatty [D]Marlon James      c
The book “The Bangle Seller” has been authored by whom? [A]Maya Kalyanpur [B]Anil Kumar [C]M K Mani [D]Brijesh Gulati    a
Who has been named as the 2016 European Golden Boy Award? [A]Raheem Sterling [B]Anthony Martial [C]Renato Sanches [D]Marcus Rashford    c
Biotech-KISAN scheme” has been launched to empower small and women farmers. What does “KISAN” stands for? [A]Krishi Innovation Scientific Application Network [B]Krishi Innovation Skill Application Network [C]Krishi Innovation Science Application Network [D]Krishi Innovation Sector Application Network   aWhich judicial committee on One Rank One Pension (OROP) has submitted its report to Ministry of Defence ? [A]H Devraj committee [B]Ramanujam committee [C]Prof. NR Madhava committee [D]L Narasimha Reddy committee
Who has been appointed as the new chairman of Global System Mobile Association (GSMA)? [A]Azim Premji [B]Sunil Mittal [C]Dilip Sanghvi [D]Mukesh Ambani    b
What is the theme of the 2016 World Day for Audio Visual Heritage? [A]Teach & Protect Your Story [B]Archives at Risk: Protecting the World’s Identities [C]Making World Audio Visual Heritage [D]It’s your story – don’t lose it   d
Which committee has been constituted to monitor bird flu situation? [A]G N Bajpai committee [B]Munialappa committee [C]KV Kamath committee [D]Anant Mashelkar committee    bBy which theme the first National Ayurveda Day is celebrated in India? [A]Ayurveda: Cure and Protect Our Lives [B]Live happily with Ayurveda [C]Ayurveda for Prevention and Control of Diabetes [D]Mission Madhumeha through Ayurveda   c
The book “Family Life” has been authored by which author? [A]Shantanu Guha [B]Akhil Sharma [C]Amrish Tripathi [D]Mrinal Jain      b
India’s first ‘Design Yatra’ has started in which state? [A]Manipur [B]West Bengal [C]Kerala [D]Uttar Pradesh    c
Which state has been declared India’s second ‘Open Defecation Free (ODF)’ state? [A]Kerala [B]Assam [C]Himachal Pradesh [D]Odisha    c
What is the theme of 2016 National Unity Day (NUD) of India? [A]Growth and Unity of India [B]Integration of India [C]Bound to develop peaceful India [D]Peace: Soul purpose of India       b
What is the theme of the 2016 Vigilance Awareness Week? [A]Combating Corruption – Technology as an enabler [B]Public participation in promoting integrity and eradicating Corruption [C]Preventive Vigilance as a tool of Good Governance [D]Promoting Good Governance: Positive contribution of vigilance      b
What is the theme of the 2016 United Nations’ World Cities Day? [A]Designed to Live Together [B]Promoting a better urban future [C]Inclusive Cities, Shared Development [D]Better City, Better Life       c
Which state government has observed November 1 as ‘No Tobacco Day’? [A]Punjab [B]Kerala [C]Odisha [D]Haryana        a
Which state has topped the NITI Aayog’s 2016 Agricultural Marketing and Farmer Friendly Reforms Index? [A]Gujarat [B]Rajasthan [C]Jharkhand [D]Maharashtra         d
“Surya Kiran-X” the Indo-Nepal Joint Military Exercise has started in which city? [A]Saljhandi, Nepal [B]Kutch, Gujarat [C]Jaisalmer, Rajasthan [D]Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand    a
Parippida Mission” has been launched by which state government to ensure housing for all? [A]Kerala [B]Karnataka [C]Tamil Nadu [D]Assam    a
What is the theme of 2016 World Savings Day? [A]A global celebration for saving [B]Shining a light on what people value [C]Saving, investment and planning for retirement [D]Grabbing hold of your financial future    d
“Sampriti-2016” a joint military training exercise will be conducted between India and which country? [A]Myanmar [B]Bangladesh [C]Italy [D]Venezuela     b
The book “Immortal” has been authored by whom? [A]Ajay Kotian [B]Krishna Udayasankar [C]Nikita Deshpande [D]Umang Jethva          b
The World Vegan Day is observed on which date? [A]November 2 [B]November 4 [C]November 1 [D]November 3   c
“Saur Sujala Yojana” has been launched in which state of India? [A]Madhya Pradesh [B]Rajasthan [C]Chhattisgarh [D]Sikkim   c
The book “Harp” has been authored by whom? [A]Nidhi Dalmia [B]Naveena Vijayan [C]Anita Nair [D]Suresh Menon   a
The Asia’s largest man-made ‘Jungle Safari’ is located in which state of India? [A]Madhya Pradesh [B]Chhattisgarh [C]Rajasthan [D]Uttar Pradesh         b
Kwon Taek Im, who will be honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2016 International Film Festival of India (IFFI), is belonged to which country? [A]Japan [B]Taiwan [C]South Korea [D]Malaysia  c
. What is the theme of the first-ever World Tsunami Awareness Day (WTAD)? [A]Reduce Mortality, Raise awareness [B]Knowledge for Life [C]Live To Tell: Raising Awareness [D]Effective Education and Evacuation Drills       d
The book “An Era of Darkness: The British Empire in India” has been authored by whom? [A]Amrish Tripathi [B]Hamid Ansari [C]Shashi Tharoor [D]Romesh Dutt      c
Which bollywood personality has been appointed as the brand ambassador of Switzerland tourism? [A]Amitabh Bachchan [B]Alia Bhatt [C]Ranveer Singh [D]Shah Rukh Khan       c
Which Indian Armed Force has launched “Operation school chalo” in South Kashmir? [A]Indian Army [B]Indian Air Force [C]Indian Navy [D]All of the above       a
. The National Cancer Awareness Day is observed on which date in India? [A]November 8 [B]November 7 [C]November 5 [D]November 6     b
The book “Game Goes On” has been authored by whom? [A]Alan McGilvray [B]James Leigh Hunt [C]Arun Kolatkar [D]Nissim Ezekiel    a
Kanubhai Gandhi, who passed away recently, was related to which field? [A]Law [B]Sports [C]Science [D]Journalism        c
Who has been bestowed with the 2016 Reporters Without Borders (RSF) – TV5 Monde Press Freedom Prize in journalist category? [A]Hadi Abdullah [B]Zaina Erhaim [C]Li Tingyu [D]Inan Kizilkaya           a
. The India-Bangladesh joint military exercise “SAMPRITI-2016” has started at which place? [A]Jaisalmer [B]Kutch [C]Jalpaiguri [D]Tangail        d
Who will be conferred with the Rashtriya Kalidas Samman for year 2016-17? [A]N. Rajam [B]Anupam Kher [C]Raj Bisaria [D]Banshi Kaul        d
The book “The Singularity Is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology” has been authored by whom? [A]John Walker [B]Bill Gates [C]Ray Kurzweil [D]Janet Maslin      c
Which state government has launched “Lakshya Bhagirathi” campaign to complete the irrigation projects? [A]Madhya Pradesh [B]Chhattisgarh [C]Uttar Pradesh [D]Assam        b
Who will be honoured with the Tata Literature Live! Lifetime Achievement Award for 2016? [A]Mahasweta Devi [B]Sir VS Naipaul [C]Amitav Ghosh [D]MT Vasudevan Nair     c
India’s first-ever Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) driven bus has been launched in which state? [A]Kerala [B]Assam [C]Tamil Nadu [D]Karnataka      a
“Smart India Hackathon 2017” has been launched by which union minister? [A]Ravi Shankar Prasad [B]Narendra Modi [C]Prakash Javadekar [D]Dr. Harsh Vardhan        c
he Pradhan Mantri YUVA Yojana has been launched by Union Government for what purpose? [A] Entrepreneurship [B] Women Education [C] Sports [D] SC/ST Education     a
Who has become the brand ambassador for 2017 T20 Blind Cricket World Cup? [A]Rahul Dravid [B]Sachin Tendulkar [C]V V S Laxman [D]Saurav Ganguly      a
he World Science Day for Peace and Development (WSDPD) is observed on which date? [A]November 11 [B]November 12 [C]November 10 [D]November 13       c
Who is the newly appointed chairman of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS)? [A]Ishaat Hussain [B]Aman Mehta [C]Ron Sommer [D]N Chandrasekaran        a
The book “Beyond the Last Blue Mountain: A Life Of J. R. D. Tata” has been authored by whom? [A]R M Lala [B]Gita Subramaniam [C]C. S. Lakshmi [D]Elena Ferrante        a
The Public Service Broadcasting Day is observed on which date in India? [A]November 9 [B]November 15 [C]November 12 [D]November 14        c
Which Indian firm has won the 2016 Golden Peacock Award for Corporate Governance? [A]Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) [B]Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) [C]Food Corporation of India (FCI) [D]GAIL (India) Limited         a

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