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The Daily MCQ Quiz on The Hindu:22 August 2017

Arpita Sharma
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  1. THE HINDU:QUIZ FOR 22 AUGUST 2017 by Arpita Sharma


  2. ABOUT MYSELF -My name is Arpita Sharma I have done my graduation from Jesus and Mary College - Attempted CSE Prelims 2017 Preparing for bank PO exams as well Hobbies are singing, reading and dancing Here to share my knowledge with all other aspirants -


  3. MARKING SCHEMF 1. 2 marks are awarded for every correct answer. 2. .25 marks are deducted for every wrong answer. 3. Every question is supplemented with its solution. 4. Attempt the questions and note down your answers 5. Match your answers with the solutions provided and mark yourself bem eelbver to send me your scores in the comment box below. 7. 15 questions -30 marks


  4. LET'S BEGIN "" y 0


  5. Under which of the follow ng proJect, a 1 o team of women officers of the Indian Navy would circumnavigate the globe on an Indian-built sail boat INSV Tarini? Saras Parikrama Project Navsagar Parikrama Bon Voyage D Navika Sagar Parikrama Sea-Sagar Project


  6. -Correct Answer:d This is the first ever Indian circumnavigation of the globe by an all women Under project Navika Sagar Parikrama,a team of women officers of the Indian Navy would circumnavigatr the globe on an Indian built sail boat *INSV Tarini*. crew.


  7. The Ministry of Defence has decided to 2. o delegate administrative and financial Powers to the BAo to avoid delays on account of references between the Chief Engineer, Ha DGBP and the Ministry. BRO stands for Basic RAW organisation Borrowing Roads Organisation Border Roads Organisation Border Roads Operation Border Real Organisation


  8. .Correct answer: C BRO comes under the Defence Ministry


  9. Name the Bank that has topped the share 3 o of willful default to PSBS. A Punab National Bank B State Bank of India CAllahabad B Dena Bank Indian Overseas Bank


  10. .Correct answer: b Country's largest lender 'State Bank Of India' accounts for 27% of total amount owed to PSBs by wilful defaulters.


  11. Correct answer: e New 2 by 2 ministerial dialogue to enhance strategic coordination between them and maintaining peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific region. The new dialogue format will replace the earlier India-US strategic and commercial dialogue.


  12. CORRECT ANSWER: C


  13. Correct answer:a The US and South Korea began 10 day long annual military exercise The Ulchi Freedom Guardian drill is a computer - stimulateda defensive exercise desicnea to ennance readiness and maintain stability on the Korean peninsula.


  14. The scientists of which country have developed the world's smallest surgical robot which could transform daily operations for tens of thousands of patients? A Canada France CUSA UK E India


  15. .Correct answ er : d British scientists have developed the worlds smallest surgical robot which could perform daily operations for tens of thousands of patients. daily or tens of thousands of .A team of 100 scientists and engineers have used this low cost technology.


  16. .Correct answer: d -In his first foreign visit after assuming charge in office ,Nepalese Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba will arrive on a 4 -day trip


  17. .Correct answer e The first regional centre of the New Development Bank,set up by South African President JACOB ZUMA and the bank's Indian head KV KAMATH


  18. 13 Nestle India has tied up with for the launch of its new Nutrilicious range of Maggi Noodles. Amazon India B FIipkart ebay D AIibaba ENDB


  19. 15 UK? Who is the present Prime Minister of A David Cameron B Gordon Brown Theresa May DTony Blair 3ohn Major