Current Affairs Quiz Questions Answers – 04 January 2017

04 January 2017 – objective Current affairs Quiz Questions Answers

1.On which of the following date Braille day  was observed ?

 

a)03,January

b)09,January

c)04,January

d)11,January

Answer & Explanation

Ans:C

This day is celebrated to commemorate Louis Braille birth day.

Louis Braille is creator of Braille language

 

 

2.Who sworn in as Chief Justice of India ?

 

a)J SKhehar

b)C S Thakur

c)M N Sinha

d)None of the above

Answer & Explanation

Ans:A

Jagdish Singh Khehar Sworn in as 44th chief justice of India

He will have tenure up to August 28,2017

 

 

3.Who won World Blitz Chess Championship winner ?

 

a)Magnus Carlsen

b)Sergey Karjakin

c)Peter Svidler

d)None of the above

 

Answer & Explanation

Ans:B

Karjakin beat Carlsen in this Rapid chess tournament

Vishwanathan Anand finished at 10th rank in this tournament

 

 

4.What is the rank of India in offering Salaries to Expats ?

 

a)19

b)26

c)13

d)17

Answer & Explanation

Ans:B

Singapore topped in the rankings list

India dropped 9 places from previous yea (2015) ranking which is 17

 

 

5.The year 2017 was declared by United nations as ?

 

a)International year for Sustainable Tourism development

b)International year for focus on growing forests

c)international year of climate change

d)None of the above

 

Answer & Explanation

Ans:A

 

6.Arthur Morris inducted in to the ICC cricket hall of fame posthumously. He played cricket for which country ?

 

a)England

b)Australia

c)Newzealand

d)South Africa

Answer & Explanation

Ans:B

Morris becomes 8nd Hall of Fame inductee

He is left hand batsman and Australia opener. He  played 46 Test matches and hit 3,533 runs