October 2017 Current Affairs Quiz - Set 5

  • 1. Name the renowned writer, who was chosen for Mathrubhumi Literary Award for the year 2016?
   A.) M K Sanu
   B.) Attoor Ravi Varma
   C.) N. V. Krishna Warrier

Answer: Option 'A'

M K Sanu

  • 2. The 5th India-Sri Lanka joint training exercise “Mitra Shakti 2017” was held at which city?
   A.) Mumbai, Maharshtra
   B.) Pune, Maharshtra
   C.) Chennai, Pune
   D.) Kolkata, Maharshtra

Answer: Option 'B'

Pune, Maharshtra

  • 3. India’s High Commissioner to Pakistan, Gautam H. Bambawale was recently appointed as next Ambassador to which country?
   B.) Russia
   C.) North Korea

Answer: Option 'A'

China

  • 4. Challenges and opportunities in climate-resilient agriculture for gender equality and the empowerment of rural women and girls” is the theme of which International Day of the year 2017?
   A.) National Day of Rural Women
   B.) International Day of Rural Women
   C.) Rural Women
   D.) None of these

Answer: Option 'B'

International Day of Rural Women

  • 5. International Day of Rural Women is observed on?
   A.) 16th October
   B.) 15th October
   C.) 17th October
   D.) 18th October

Answer: Option 'B'

15th October