Current Affairs August 2017 Quiz - 13

121______________________for Best Novel 2017 has been given to Nora K. Jemisin, an American speculative fiction writer for her work 'The Obelisk Gate' at the 75th World Science Fiction Convention in Helsinki.
 A) The Hugo Award
 B) The Stieve Award
 C) Sahitya Academy Award
 D) Caldel Cup Award
  
122According to the Economist Intelligence Unit-s Global Liveability Report 2017 Melbourne (in Australia) has been named as world-s most liveable city for a record _____________year in a row.
 A) seventh
 B) fifth
 C) sixth
 D) nineth
  
123According to global leader in broadband testing__________________, Norway has the fastest mobile Internet in the world.
 A) ookla
 B) Jio
 C) Hughes
 D) Siti
  
124The largest volcanic region on Earth with nearly _______________ volcanoes has been discovered at two km below the surface of the vast ice sheet in West Antarctica.
 A) 100
 B) 110
 C) 113
 D) 150
  
125Alexander Zverev has won the Rogers Cup to claim his second Masters ____________title and extend his winning run to 10 matches.
 A) 1000
 B) 1100
 C) 1230
 D) 1120
  
126Sohail Mahmood has taken over the charge as Pakistan-s new High Commissioner to______________________.
 A) India
 B) China
 C) Nepal
 D) Bangladesh
  
127European and Spanish Champions ____________________has won the Spanish Super Cup.
 A) Real Madrid
 B) Dortmund
 C) Messi
 D) Ronaldo
  
128________________________ has cruised to victory in his first match since clinching a return to world number one.
 A) Roger Federer
 B) Rafael Nadal
 C) Novak Djokovic
 D) Andy Murray
  
129______________________has been appointed as Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of Karur Vysya Bank Ltd.
 A) Parimal Rai
 B) J S Deepak
 C) M M Kutty
 D) Shri P R Seshadri
  
130Young Indian shuttler_______________ has clinched the Bulgaria Open International Series title.
 A) Anup Sridhar
 B) Lakshya Sen
 C) Nikhil Kanetkar
 D) Deepankar Bhattacharya

 
 
 
Answers:
121Ans) The Hugo Award
122Ans) seventh
123Ans) Ookla
124Ans) 100
125Ans) 1000
126Ans) India
127Ans) Real Madrid
128Ans) Rafael Nadal
129Ans) Shri P R Seshadri
130Ans) Lakshya Sen

 
 
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