22nd October 2017 Current Affairs Quiz

Q1) Which city is going to host the CFSI’s International Children’s Film Festival ?

(a) Chennai

(b) Mumbai

(c) New Delhi

(d) Hyderabad

(e) Jaipur

Q2) Who has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of HSBC for its India operations ?

(a) Stuart Milne

(b) Jayant Rikhye

(c) Hitendra Dave

(d) Shikha Roy

(e) Priyanka Varadarajan

Q3) Which country has recently passed a bill to legalize medical uses of marijuana ? 

(a) Venezuela

(b) Brazil

(c) Turkey

(d) Portugal

(e) Peru

Q4) Which country has topped the list of pollution-linked deaths in world according to a study by Lancet ?

(a) UK

(b) USA

(c) Australia

(d) India

(e) Germany

Q5) Who has been appointed as Ambassador of India to Switzerland ?

(a) K. Raghunath

(b) Ajai Malhotra

(c) Sibi George

(d) Manika Jain

(e) Prabhat Prakash Shukla

Q6) Who has topped the Forbes Rich List of sport stars ?

(a) Cristiano Ronaldo

(b) LeBron James

(c) Lionel Messi

(d) Roger Federer

(e) Kevin Durant

Q7) A five-member committee has been formed to select the candidate for the post of editor-in-chief of Rajya Sabha TV (RSTV). Who is the head of the committee ?

(a) Swapan Dasgupta

(b) A Surya Prakash

(c) Shashi Shekhar Vempati

(d) PPK Ramacharyulu

(e) Rahul Shrivastav

Q8) How many medals has Indian boxers bagged at the Youth  International  Championships  Balkan  Open  2017  at Sofia, Bulgaria ? 

(a) 9

(b) 10

(c) 7

(d) 8

(e) 6

Q9) When is the International Stuttering Awarness Day observed annually ?

(a) October 20

(b) October 22

(c) October 19

(d) October 15

(e) October 16

Q10) Which country has won the 2017 Men’s Hockey Asia Cup ?

(a) Malaysia

(b) China

(c) India

(d) Bangladesh

(e) Thailand

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