09th May, 2016 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 09th May, 2016
1. What is India's foodgrain output for the year 2015-16?
[A] 200.88 million tonnes (MT)
[B] 199.87 million tonnes (MT)
[C] 266.78 million tonnes (MT)
[D] 300 million tonnes (MT)
[E] 252.23 million tonnes (MT)
2. Name the law which has been passed by the government regarding hijacking of aircrafts.
[A] Aircraft Piracy Act, 2016
[B] Hijacking and Protection of Aircraft (Amendment) Act, 2016
[C] Hijacking of Aircraft and Protection of Aircraft and International Airports Act, 2016
[D] Prevention of Hijacking Act, 2016
[E] Anti-Hijacking Bill, 2016
3. Government has launched the IWMS app for _____.
[A] land acquisition
[B] factory
[C] rail tracks
[D] waste management
[E] agricultural output
4. Name the businessman who has been named as World's Most Admired Man 2016.
[A] Larry Ellison
[B] Bill Gates
[C] Warren Buffett
[D] Mark Zuckerberg
[E] Carlos Slim
5. Which planet made a rare transit across the sun?
[A] Mercury
[B] Venus
[C] Uranus
[D] Jupiter
[E] Mars
6. How many medals did the Indian boxers win at the 7th Asian Youth Championships?
[A] 10
[B] 4
[C] 8
[D] 7
[E] 5
7. In Tennis, ________leads the latest Women's Doubles rankings.
[A] Bethanie Mattek-Sands / Lucie Šafářová
[B] Raquel Kops-Jones / Abigail Spears
[C] Sania Mirza / Martina Hingis
[D] Ekaterina Makarova / Elena Vesnina
[E] Caroline Garcia / Kristina Mladenovic
8. To mark the 475th birth anniversary of ______, Government has released a commemorative coin of Rs.100 and a circulation coin of Rs.10.
[A] Hemchandra Vikramaditya
[B] Yashwantrao Holkar
[C] Prithviraj Chauhan
[D] Maharana Pratap
[E] Nana Fadnavis
9. Which animal has been named America’s first national mammal?
[A] Red wolf
[B] Jaguar
[C] Bison
[D] Arctic fox
[E] Grizzly bear
10. In which country was the 7th Asian Youth Championships held?
[A] Turkmenistan
[B] Armenia
[C] Kazakhstan
[D] Japan
[E] China