GK & Current Affairs Quiz Set - 8 - May - 2018 RRB ALP & Group D 2018 Free mock test Exams

  • 1. Name the F1 driver of Mercedes who has won for the second race in succession by dominating an eventful Spanish Grand Prix 2018.
A.) Max Verstappen
B.) Lewis Hamilton
C.) Sebastian Vettel 
D.) Valtteri Bottas

Answer: Option 'B'

Lewis Hamilton (of Mercedes) won for the second race in succession by dominating an eventful Spanish Grand Prix 2018. Valtteri Bottas of  Mercedes stood second in the race. Sebastian Vettel finished fourth in the event.

  • 2. Name the US-based Kathak dancer who was honoured with the prestigious 'Shri Jayadev Rastriya Yuva Pratibha Puraskar 2018' for outstanding contribution to the field of art.
A.) Charlotte Moraga
B.) Anjani Ambegaokar
C.) Anindita Anaam
D.) Debjani Chakraborty

Answer: Option 'C'

US-based Kathak dancer Anindita Anaam was honoured with the prestigious 'Shri Jayadev Rastriya Yuva Pratibha Puraskar 2018' for outstanding contribution to the field of art.

  • 3. Name the lender that launched Agenda 25×25, which pledges to create a synergetic startup environment for budding women entrepreneurs in India.
A.) Karnataka Bank
B.) ICICI Bank
C.) YES Bank
D.) HDFC Bank

Answer: Option 'C'

YES Bank and YES Global Institute have launched Agenda 25×25, which pledges to create a synergetic startup environment for budding women entrepreneurs in India. The effort would ensure that by 2025 at least 25% of all entrepreneurs in India are women.

  • 4. In a first, a Post Office Passport Seva Kendra (POPSK) run by an all-woman team has started operations in ____________.
A.) Hissar, Haryana
B.) Phagwara, Punjab
C.) Chennai, Tamil Nadu
D.) Bengaluru, Karnataka

Answer: Option 'B'

In a first, a Post Office Passport Seva Kendra (POPSK) run by an all-woman team has started operations in Phagwara, Punjab. The seva kendra was inaugurated by Union Minister Vijay Sampla in the local head Post Office.

  • 5. Name the Aluminium major which has signed MoU with the Ministry of Mines, Govt. of India, setting highest ever target of Rs 9350 crore revenue from operations for FY 2018-19 which is 15% higher than 2017.
A.) Bharat Aluminium Company
B.) NALCO
C.) HINDALCO
D.) Hindustan Zinc

Answer: Option 'B'

Aluminium major & Navratna CPSE National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) has signed MoU with the Ministry of Mines, Govt. of India, setting highest ever target of Rs 9350 crore revenue from operations for FY 2018-19 which is 15% higher than 2017.