Current Affairs August 2017 Quiz - 8

71______________________and Shreyasi Singh of India have won bronze in mixed team trap event in Asian Shotgun Shooting Championship in Astana, Kazakhstan.
 A) Rashmmi Rathore
 B) Kynan Chenai
 C) Olga Panarina
 D) Maheshwari Chauhan
  
72Former Rajya Sabha member ________________ has passed away.
 A) Suresh Gopi
 B) Subramanian Swamy
 C) Narendra Jadhav
 D) Vishvjit P Singh
  
73BJP-s Member of Parliament from Ajmer and former Union minister Prof ________________ has passed away at the age of 62.
 A) Swapan Dasgupta
 B) K. T. S. Tulsi
 C) Sanwar Lal Jat
 D) K. Parasaran
  
74_______________________, an Indo-Canadian entrepreneur has been appointed Canada's consul general in San Francisco as well as a member of the Canadian official team tasked with renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) with the US and Mexico.
 A) Rana Sarkar
 B) K. Keshava Rao
 C) Konidala Chiranjeevi
 D) Anu Aga
  
75Indian American ______________________ has been appointed to a key position of Deputy Comptroller for Minority Affairs in New York's Nassau County.
 A) Ripun Bora
 B) Dilip Chauhan
 C) Ranee Narah
 D) Bhubaneswar Kalita
  
76Olympic Champion_______________________has won the men-s 400 meters event and retained his title in World Athletics Championships in London.
 A) Tiger Woods
 B) Wayde Van Niekerk
 C) Stephen Curry
 D) Usain Bolt
  
77____________________ of the US has claimed the title of men's pole vault at the World Athletics Championships in London.
 A) Sam Kendricks
 B) Phil Mickelson
 C) Rory McIlroy
 D) Conor McGregor
  
78The second round of National Deworming Day (NDD) is observed on __________________.
 A) 10 August
 B) 11 August
 C) 12 August
 D) 13 August
  
79___________________ and Shreyasi Singh of India have won bronze in mixed team trap event in Asian Shotgun Shooting Championship in Astana, Kazakhstan.
 A) Rashmmi Rathore
 B) Kynan Chenai
 C) Olga Panarina
 D) Maheshwari Chauhan
  
80Five-time world champion ____________________ has jumped to the joint top position in the Sinquefield Cup.
 A) Magnus Carlsen
 B) Viswanathan Anand
 C) Anatoly Karpov
 D) Vladimir Kramnik

 
 
 
Answers:
71Ans) Kynan Chenai
72Ans) Vishvjit P Singh
73Ans) Sanwar Lal Jat
74Ans) Rana Sarkar
75Ans) Dilip Chauhan
76Ans) Wayde Van Niekerk
77Ans) Sam Kendricks
78Ans) 10 August
79Ans) Kynan Chenai
80Ans) Viswanathan Anand

 
 
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