Current Affairs Quiz 25th September 2018

  • 1. How many countries recently signed up to Trump's pledge at U.N. to fight global drug problem?
   A.) 129
   B.) 117
   C.) 134
   D.) 105

Answer: Option 'A'

129

  • 2. Which country becomes 1st to cut oil imports from Iran after US sanctions?
   A.) India
   B.) South Korea
   C.) Russia
   D.) China

Answer: Option 'B'

South Korea is the first country to completely cut oil imports from Iran following the imposition of US sanctions against the country, the Iranian oil ministry announced.

  • 3. What is the name of the device that has been recently introduced to repair the Mitral valve in heart?
   A.) Angiomitra 
   B.) Valve opener
   C.) Mitraclip
   D.) Mitravalve

Answer: Option 'C'

The researchers have recently developed a tiny clip, a device called the MitraClip, which was used to repair the mitral valve by clipping its two flaps together in the middle.

  • 4. Arrange the following banks based on the total business size in ascending order:
   A.) Dena Bank-Bank of Baroda-Vijaya Bank
   B.) Vijaya Bank-Dena Bank-Bank of Baroda
   C.) Bank of Baroda-Vijaya Bank-Dena Bank
   D.) Dena Bank-Vijaya Bank-Bank of Baroda

Answer: Option 'C'

Bank of Baroda-Vijaya Bank-Dena Bank

  • 5. Instagram's two co-founders, who reportedly resign from parent company Facebook are _______.
   A.) Jerry Yang and David Filo
   B.) Evan Williams and Jan Koum
   C.) Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger
   D.) Dustin Moskovitz and Eduardo Saverin

Answer: Option 'C'

Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger

  • 6. Who won the award for FIFA Best Women's Player of the Year 2018?
   A.) Amandine Henry (France)
   B.) Marta (Brazil)
   C.) Saki Kumagai (Japan)
   D.) Megan Rapinoe (USA)

Answer: Option 'B'

Marta (Brazil)

  • 7. Who won this year's Best FIFA Men's Player award?
   A.) Cristiano Ronaldo
   B.) Luka Modrić
   C.) Mohamed Salah
   D.) Lionel Messi

Answer: Option 'B'

Luka Modrić

  • 8. Where does the 73rd United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) happen?
   A.) US
   B.) Germany
   C.) UK
   D.) France

Answer: Option 'A'

US

  • 9. Which of the following companies is to be acquired by TATA Steel?
   A.) Essar steel
   B.) Usha Martin steel
   C.) Bhushan Steel
   D.) Agarwal's steel

Answer: Option 'B'

​Usha Martin steel

  • 10. What kind of missile test did N.Korea drop after the Singapore summit?
   A.) Cruise missile
   B.) Flying bomb
   C.) Ballistic missile
   D.) Rocket artillery

Answer: Option 'C'

​Ballistic missile