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Current Affairs 2018 | Current Affairs 2018 Quiz

Current Affairs 15 Oct 2018  | Current Affairs Quiz Questions


Current Affairs 15 Oct 2018  | Current Affairs Quiz Questions

1) what is the rank of Global Hunger Index 2018?
a) 104rd b) 103rd c) 100rd d) 55rd
Answer: b) 103rd
Explanation:
India was ranked 103rd out of 119 qualifying countries in the 2018 Global Hunger Index (GHI). The GHI indicates the level of hunger and undernutrition worldwide.

The level of hunger in the world has improved from 29.2 in 2000 to 20.9 now.

2) Who is Inaugurated 25th Anniversary of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC)?
a) Narendra Modi b) Rharul Gandhi c) Amit Shah d) Mamata Banerjee
Answer: a) Narendra Modi
Explanation:
Narendra Modi inaugurated the 25th anniversary of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC).

The NHRC was set up on October 12th, 1993, under the Protection of Human Rights Act, passed by Parliament.

3) Which is first totally organic agriculture state?
a) Bihar b) Gujarat c) Assam d) Sikkim
Answer: d) Sikkim
Explanation:
Sikkim has become the world’s first totally organic agriculture state.

For this achievement, the state won the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation’s (FAO) Future Policy Gold Award.

Sikkim beat 51 other nominees from around the world for the award.

4) __________ and __________, country singed two memoranda of undrestanding (moU) ?
a) India & Bangladesh (b) India & Myanmar c) India & Nepal d) India and Sri Lanka
Answer: d) India and Sri Lanka
Explantion:
India, Sri Lanka sign two MoU for construction of 1,200 houses

India and Sri Lanka have signed two Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) for construction of 1,200 houses.

This will be done through 50 model villages, using Indian grant assistance of 60 crore Sri Lankan rupees.

This takes the total number of houses under Model Villages Housing Program to 2,400 houses in 100 model villages.

The project targets low income landless and homeless beneficiaries.

5) WEF Launches Center for _____ industrial Revolution in India
a) One b) Two c) Three d) Four
Answer: d) Four
Explanation:
WEF launches Centre for Fourth Industrial Revolution in India.

Geneva-based World Economic Forum (WEF) has launched the Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, India.

The Centre will work with the government to design new policy frameworks for emerging technology.

India is primarily focusing on two major projects: Artificial intelligence and machine learning; and blockchain and distributed ledger technology.

6) Which time releases Union Government Analytical Report of National Health Profile 2018?
a) 14 Oct 2018 b) 10 Oct 2018 c) 13 Oct 2018 d) 13 Oct 2018
Answer: c) 13 Oct 2018
Explanation:
Union Government  Analytical Report of National Health Profile 2018

Ashwini Kumar Choubey, Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare, on October 13, 2018, released an Analytical Report of the National Health Profile 2018. This is the 12th edition of the health profile.

7) How many medals India got Asian para Games?
a) 75 Medal b) 68 Medal c) 71 Medal d) 72 Medal
Answer: d) 72 Medal
Explanation:
India on October 13, 2018, concluded its campaign at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Jakarta, Indonesia with a record medal haul, winning a total of 72 medals that included 15 gold, 24 silver, and 33 bronze medals. India was placed ninth in the overall tally.

In the last edition in 2014, India had won 33 medals including 3 gold, 14 silver, 16 bronze medals.

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