Current Affairs Quiz 24th July 2018

  • 1. What name has been given to the latest age or the uppermost stage of the Quaternary, also the upper or latest of three subdivisions of the Holocene epoch?
   A.) Meghalayan Age
   B.) Greenlandian Age
   C.) Gelasian Age
   D.) Northgrippian Age

Answer: Option 'A'

Meghalayan Age

  • 2. Which family of nucleic acids is used by cellular organisms to convey genetic information from the DNA to the ribosome?
   A.) Messenger RNA (mRNA)
   B.) Ribosomal RNA (rRNA)
   C.) Transfer RNA (tRNA)
   D.) Messenger DNA (mDNA)

Answer: Option 'A'

Messenger RNA (mRNA)

  • 3. Where was the foundation of the first National Skill Training Institute (NSTI) laid with the aim to meet the rising demands for skilled manpower?
   A.) Uran, Maharashtra
   B.) Barang, Odisha
   C.) Jamdoli, Rajasthan
   D.) Korba, Chhattisgarh

Answer: Option 'B'

Barang, Odisha

  • 4. Where was the foundation of the first National Skill Training Institute (NSTI) laid with the aim to meet the rising demands for skilled manpower?
   A.) Korba, Chhattisgarh
   B.) Jamdoli, Rajasthan
   C.) Barang, Odisha
   D.) Korba, Chhattisgarh

Answer: Option 'C'

Barang, Odisha

  • 5. Which country has replaced USA at the United Nations Human Rights Council, which USA recently quit?
   A.) Iceland
   B.) Japan
   C.) Myanmar
   D.) China

Answer: Option 'A'

Iceland

  • 6. Which country has replaced USA at the United Nations Human Rights Council, which USA recently quit?
   A.) Iceland
   B.) China
   C.) Myanmar
   D.) Japan

Answer: Option 'A'

Iceland

  • 7. Rani Ki Vav, an intricately constructed step well, will feature on the latest 100 rupee notes to be issued by the RBI. In which state is Rani Ki Vav, a UNESCO World Heritage site, located?
   A.) Gujarat
   B.) Madhya Pradesh
   C.) Rajasthan
   D.) Uttar Pradesh

Answer: Option 'A'

Gujarat

  • 8. Rani Ki Vav, an intricately constructed step well, will feature on the latest 100 rupee notes to be issued by the RBI. In which state is Rani Ki Vav, a UNESCO World Heritage site, located?
   A.) Uttar Pradesh
   B.) Gujarat
   C.) Madhya Pradesh
   D.) Rajasthan

Answer: Option 'B'

Gujarat

  • 9. Where was the foundation of the first National Skill Training Institute (NSTI) laid with the aim to meet the rising demands for skilled manpower?
   A.) Uran, Maharashtra
   B.) Korba, Chhattisgarh
   C.) Barang, Odisha
   D.) Jamdoli, Rajasthan

Answer: Option 'C'

Barang, Odisha

  • 10. Which family of nucleic acids is used by cellular organisms to convey genetic information from the DNA to the ribosome?
   A.) Messenger DNA (mDNA)
   B.) Messenger RNA (mRNA)
   C.) Transfer RNA (tRNA)
   D.) Ribosomal RNA (rRNA)

Answer: Option 'B'

Messenger RNA (mRNA)