Online Education Current Affairs 2017 May 1 - May 5

  • 1. India's foreign exchange (Forex) reserves rose by ________ recently as per the data released by RBI.
A.) $ 85 billon
B.) $ 1.25 billon
C.) $ 4.25 billon
D.) $ 5.75 billon

Answer: Option 'B'

$ 1.25 billon

  • 2. Which racing driver became the first Indian to take pole in the FIAF3 European series, securing the top spot on the starting grid for Race 1 of the second round of the championship in Monza, Italy?
A.) Cyrus Panthaky
B.) Jehan Daruvala
C.) Asif Merchant
D.) Sherman Dastoor

Answer: Option 'B'

Jehan Daruvala

  • 3. Which state has become the First State to Use Automated Weather Stations (AWS) for Farmers?
A.) Maharashtra
B.) Punjab
C.) Assam
D.) Odisha

Answer: Option 'A'

Maharashtra

  • 4. As per RBI, all the existing asset reconstruction companies (ARCs) to have a minimum net owned fund (NOF) of what amount by 2019?
A.) 50 Crore
B.) 100 Crore
C.) 150 Crore
D.) 200 Crore

Answer: Option 'B'

100 Crore

  • 5. Aymanam, a ward in which state has become India's first digitalised panchayat ward.
A.) Kerala
B.) Andhra Pradesh
C.) Karnataka
D.) Tamilnadu

Answer: Option 'A'

Kerala