Current Affairs October 2017 Quiz - 1

1_______________________ has been appointed as the governor of Tamil Nadu.
 A) Nihar Ranjan
 B) Anil Kumar Agarwal
 C) Sanjoy Mitra
 D) Banwarilal Purohit
2_______________________, CEO of Subah, a Ghana-based Indian entrepreneur has won a prestigious business award in the UK for his efforts to bring innovative IT solutions to Africa.
 A) Birendra Sasmal
 B) Sanjoy Mitra
 C) Hem Kumr Pande
 D) Trilochan Singh
3__________________ has reported 14 % growth year-on-year in total sales at 4.29 lakh units in September.
 A) Tata Motors
 B) Bajaj Auto
 C) Mahendra
 D) Ashoke Leyland
4Five-time world champion _____________________ has capped his impressive run with another victory over Chinese grandmaster Hou Yifan in the ninth and final round to end at joint second at the Isle Of Man Chess Championship.
 A) Garry Kasparov
 B) Magnus Carlsen
 C) Hikaru Nakamura
 D) Viswanathan Anand
5The International Day of Older Persons is observed on ____________.
 A) 1st October
 B) 2nd October
 C) 3rd October
 D) 4th October
6The International Day of Non-Violence is marked on ____________ to memories the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi.
 A) 1st October
 B) 2nd October
 C) 3rd October
 D) 4th October
7_____________________, a 38-year-old Sikh lawyer has been elected as the leader of Canada-s New Democratic Party becoming the first non-white politician to head a major political party in the country.
 A) Amanpreet Singh
 B) Jagmeet Singh
 C) Harvajan Singh
 D) Tajendra Singh
8The American trio of____________________, Michael Rosbash and Michael W. Young from US has jointly been awarded with the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for their discoveries of molecular mechanisms controlling the circadian rhythm.
 A) Levon Aronian
 B) Anatoly Karpov
 C) Jeffrey C. Hall
 D) Vladimir Kramnik
9___________ has marked the 68th anniversary of the founding of People-s Republic of China.
 A) China
 B) Pakistan
 C) India
 D) Bangladesh
10A five-member Committee, headed by Delhi High Court's former Chief Justice __________________ has been appointed to examine sub-categorization of Other Backward Classes (OBCs) under Article 340 of the Constitution.
 A) K. Vijay Kumar
 B) Alok Verma
 C) G Rohini
 D) Arvind Panagariya

1Ans) Banwarilal Purohit
2Ans) Birendra Sasmal
3Ans) Bajaj Auto
4Ans) Viswanathan Anand
5Ans) 1st October
6Ans) 2nd October
7Ans) Jagmeet Singh
8Ans) Jeffrey C. Hall
9Ans) China
10Ans) G Rohini

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