2-3rd September 2017 Current Affairs Quiz Answers


Q1) Name the person who has become the new Defence minister of India ?

(a) Piyush Goyal

(b) Nirmala Sitharaman

(c) Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore

(d) Alphons Kannanthanam

(e) Uma Bharati


Q2) Which among the following cities is hosting the 9th edition of BRICS summit-2017 ?

(a) Beijing

(b) Shangai

(c) Tianjin

(d) Xiamen

(e) Chengdu


Q3) Who has become the first sportsperson to hold the position of Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports ?

(a) Raghbir Singh Bhola

(b) Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore

(c) Amit Bakshi

(d) Abhinav Bindra

(e) Jaswant Singh Rajput


Q4) The Rajaswa Gyan Sangam 2017, a two-day annual conference of senior tax administrators was recently held in which city ?

(a) Lucknow

(b) Bengaluru

(c) Mumbai

(d) Hyderabad

(e) New Delhi


Q5) Which among the following countries has banned women from wearing hijab and has introduced a legislation asking them to “stick to traditional national clothes and culture” ?

(a) Indonesia

(b) Turkey

(c) Tajikistan

(d) Bahrain

(e) Oman


Q6) Which state government will provide free education to girls up to graduation ?

(a) Karnataka

(b) Andhra Pradesh

(c) Telangana

(d) Odisha

(e) Punjab


Q7) Who has been appointed as the new Union Minister of Railways ?

(a) Piyush Goyal

(b) Nirmala Sitharaman

(c) Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore

(d) Alphons Kannanthanam

(e) Uma Bharati


Q8) Which Indian-origin personality has been appointed as the acting President of Singapore ?

(a) N Subramanian

(b) Anand Kumar

(c) Venkatesh Ravi

(d) J Y Pillay

(e) Srikanth Ayyar


Q9) The world’s highest sandcastle was recently built in which country ?

(a) India

(b) China

(c) Germany

(d) France

(e) Netherlands


Q10) F1 driver Lewis Hamilton broke the all-time record for pole positions by taking his career’s 69th at the Italian Grand Prix. He hails from which country ?

(a) Belgium

(b) UK

(c) Spain

(d) France

(e) Ireland