GK & Current Affairs Quiz Set - 7 - May - 2018 RRB ALP & Group D 2018 Free mock test Exams

  • 1. The World Health Organization (WHO) has launched a comprehensive plan to eliminate industrially-produced artificial trans fats from the global food supply by 2023. WHO calls on governments to use a particular action package. Name that action plan.
A.) ELIMINATE
B.) REDUCE
C.) REPLACE
D.) REMOVE

Answer: Option 'C'

The World Health Organization (WHO) has launched a comprehensive plan to eliminate industrially-produced artificial trans fats from the global food supply by 2023. WHO calls on governments to use the 'REPLACE' action package to eliminate industrially-produced trans-fatty acids from the food supply.

  • 2. Name the actor who was best known for playing Lois Lane in the Superman films in the 1970s and 1980s, who passed away recently.
A.) Margot Kidder
B.) Glenn Close
C.) Dianne Wiest
D.) Glenda Jackson

Answer: Option 'A'

The actor Margot Kidder, best known for playing Lois Lane in the Superman films in the 1970s and 1980s, has died at the age of 69, a funeral home in Montana, US.

  • 3. The International Day of Families is observed on ____________ every year.
A.) 19 May
B.) 17 May
C.) 15 May
D.) 10 May

Answer: Option 'C'

The International Day of Families is observed on the 15th of May every year. In 1993, the General Assembly of United Nations decided that 15 May of every year should be observed as The International Day of Families. This year (2018), the theme for the event is ‘Families and inclusive societies’.

  • 4. What is the theme for International Day of Families 2018?
A.) Families and Persons with Disabilities
B.) Families and inclusive societies
C.) Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all
D.) Families, education and well-being

Answer: Option 'B'

​Families and inclusive societies
The International Day of Families is observed on the 15th of May every year. In 1993, the General Assembly of United Nations decided that 15 May of every year should be observed as The International Day of Families. This year (2018), the theme for the event is ‘Families and inclusive societies’.

  • 5. FIH Mobile, the investment subsidiary of Foxconn Technology Group, the world’s largest contract manufacturing giant, has written off an additional $40 million of its $200 million bet on online marketplace Snapdeal. Snapdeal is based in ___________.
A.) Gurugram
B.) Bengaluru
C.) New Delhi
D.) Pune

Answer: Option 'A'

FIH Mobile, the investment subsidiary of Foxconn Technology Group, the world’s largest contract manufacturing giant, has written off an additional $40 million of its $200 million bet on Gurgaon-based online marketplace Snapdeal.