Shine India Model Papers Free Booklet Key June 2017 - Current Affairs

1.

What was the theme of ‘World Milk Day 2017’, observed on June 1, 2017?

   A.) ’Milk for health’
   B.) ’Encouraging Daily intake of Milk’
   C.) ’Raise a glass for milk’
   D.) ’Milk – daily dose of nutrition’

Answer: Option 'C'

’Raise a glass for milk’

2.

’Global Day of Parents’ is observed on which date every year?

   A.) 1st June
   B.) 2nd June
   C.) 3rd June
   D.) 4th June

Answer: Option 'A'

1st June

3.

What is the title of the new book by ‘Lord of the Rings’ author J.R.R. Tolkien,that has been published, 100 years after it was first conceived?

   A.) ’John and Melinda’
   B.) ’Walter and Lauren’
   C.) ’Beren and Luthien’
   D.) ’Thomas and Paula’

Answer: Option 'C'

’Beren and Luthien’

4.

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)will launch Solar Probe mission in which year?

   A.) 2018
   B.) 2019
   C.) 2020
   D.) 2021

Answer: Option 'A'

2018

5.

Which State Govt. has launched a web portal ‘Mahaswayam’ that will cater to job seekers, employers, entrepreneurs, and training institutes who can avail details regarding skill development and employment?

   A.) Gujarat
   B.) Maharashtra
   C.) Uttar Pradesh
   D.) Madhya Pradesh

Answer: Option 'B'

Maharashtra

6.

In accordance with the Government of India’s policy to introduce online Annual Performance Appraisal Report (APAR) for Group ‘A’ services, Smt. Rita Teotia, Commerce Secretary launched________ on May 31, 2017 

   A.) PARROT-ITS
   B.) SPARROW-ITS
   C.) PIGEON-ITS
   D.) EAGLE-ITS

Answer: Option 'B'

SPARROW-ITS

7.

Who among the following has been appointed as a public policy fellow to a Washington-based think-tank?

   A.) Jasmine Patel
   B.) Nirupama Rao
   C.) Jayant Bhatnagar
   D.) Nisiant Sengupta

Answer: Option 'B'

Nirupama Rao

8.

Who among the following has been elected as the President of 72nd session of the UN General Assembly?

   A.) Andrew Ivanosevic
   B.) Gustav Rosberg
   C.) Miroslav Lajcak
   D.) John Cage

Answer: Option 'C'

Miroslav Lajcak

9.

NAAC of India received prestigious International Award of Asia Pacific Quality Network (APQN) titled “APQN Quality Award 2017 for International Co-operation in Quality Assurance” on May 26, 2017 in Moscow, Russia. Abbreviation NAAC stands for:

   A.) National Assessment and Accountability Council
   B.) National Assessment and Accreditation Council
   C.) National Authority and Accreditation Council
   D.) National Assessment and Aggregation Council

Answer: Option 'B'

National Assessment and Accreditation Council

10.

As per Government data released on May 31, 2017, India’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew at what rate in fourth quarter of financial year 2016-17?

   A.) 6.7%
   B.) 6.1%
   C.) 5.5%
   D.) 5.8%

Answer: Option 'B'

6.1%

11.

Uttar Pradesh State Government has decided to extend the retirement age of doctors from ____to ______ years.

   A.) 60 to 63 years
   B.) 60 to 62 years
   C.) 58 to 60 years
   D.) 58 to 62 years

Answer: Option 'B'

60 to 62 years

12.

On June 2, 2017, Chief Minister of which state announced 6-point comprehensive plan for farmers?

   A.) Uttar Pradesh
   B.) Telangana
   C.) Maharashtra
   D.) Karnataka

Answer: Option 'B'

Telangana

13.

On June 2, 2017, Governor of which state launched the Vidya-Veerta Abhiyanby presenting Vice Chancellors of universities with the portraits of Param Vir Chakra recipients?

   A.) Andhra Pradesh
   B.) Uttarakhand
   C.) Punjab
   D.) Haryana

Answer: Option 'B'

Uttarakhand

14.

The three-day festival‘Making of Developed India’ (MODI) was  held on June 2, 2017 in which state?

   A.) Telangana
   B.) Andhra Pradesh
   C.) Gujarat
   D.) Madhya Pradesh

Answer: Option 'B'

Andhra Pradesh

15.

On the occasion of World Environment Day, the Union Minister of Urban Development M.Venkaiah Naidu launched a campaign on source segregation of municipal waste for:

   A.) Visakhapatnam
   B.) Puducherry
   C.) National Capital Region (NCR)
   D.) Chandigarh

Answer: Option 'C'

National Capital Region (NCR)

16.

India’s first rural LED Street Lighting Project will be undertaken in which state?

   A.) Uttar Pradesh
   B.) Telangana
   C.) Andhra Pradesh
   D.) Punjab

Answer: Option 'C'

Andhra Pradesh

17.

Which State Government has implemented a ‘green protocol’ to make wedding occasions more nature-friendly?

   A.) Madhya Pradesh
   B.) Tamil Nadu
   C.) Kerala
   D.) Andra Pradhesh

Answer: Option 'C'

Kerala

18.

Which among the following developed country has announced to withdraw from the 2015 Paris agreement that is aimed to fight climate change?

   A.) Japan
   B.) Germany
   C.) US
   D.) Canada

Answer: Option 'C'

US

19.

The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has set up a committee to advise it on issues relating to corporate governance in Indian firms. Who is the chairman of this committee?

   A.) Chanda Kochhar
   B.) Aditya Puri
   C.) Uday Kotak
   D.) Rana Kapoor

Answer: Option 'A'

Chanda Kochhar

20.

As per NITI Aayog, India’s economy is expected to grow at ______% in the fiscal ending in March 2018

   A.) 7.85%
   B.) 7.5%
   C.) 7%
   D.) 7.25%

Answer: Option 'B'

7.5%


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