11th August, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 11th August, 2018
1. As of 11 August 2018, what is the status of the Triple Talaq bill?
[A] It is passed in Lok Sabha
[B] It is passed in Rajya Sabha
[C] It has been passed by both the houses and is pending before President for assent
[D] It is neither passed by any house of Parliament
[E] It has got President's assent and has become the law
2. Which state government has announced to pay 2 lakh rupees to the transgenders willing to undergo sex change operations (August 2018)?
[A] Maharashtra
[B] Kerala
[C] Bihar
[D] Rajasthan
[E] Gujarat
3. Approx how many trees have been cut in Delhi in the last three years for various government projects?
[A] 10,100
[B] 15,000
[C] 12,800
[D] 18,900
[E] 20,300
4. Which of the following states Governor has directed the state government to discontinue prefixing the words "His Excellency" or "Mahamhim"?
[A] Haryana
[B] Himachal Pradesh
[C] Uttar Pradesh
[D] Bihar
[E] Rajasthan
5. According to think tank PRS Legislative Research, the recently concluded monsoon session in Lok Sabha saw ______ % productivity, the highest in 18 years.
[A] 100
[B] 110
[C] 80
[D] 50
[E] 200
6. Who has topped a BBC History magazine poll, which listed "100 women who changed the world"?
[A] Mother Teresa
[B] Marie Curie
[C] Indira Gandhi
[D] Margaret Thatcher
[E] Sarojini Naidu
7. Which of the following has become the first Indian tribal language to get a Wikipedia edition in its own script?
[A] Bodo
[B] Dogri
[C] Mathili
[D] Santali
[E] None of these

Read the following sentences carefully"

1. Carrying a physical copy of the driving licence and the vehicle's Registration Certificate (RC) is not compulsory now as the government has validated digital copies.

2. NITI Aayog said that states have been issued an advisory to accept the documents in digital format.

3. Documents are present on the government's DigiLocker or mParivahan platform.

Which of the above sentences is/are correct?

[A] Only 2
[B] Only 1 and 3
[C] Only 2 and 3
[D] All are true
[E] None is true
9. Who has become this year's (2018) highest run-scorer in international cricket?
[A] Jonny Bairstow
[B] Mahendra Singh Dhoni
[C] Virat Kohli
[D] Suresh Raina
[E] Shikhar Dhawan
10. Who has become Barcelona's captain for the new season, 2018-19?
[A] Andrés Iniesta 
[B] Cristiano Ronaldo
[C] Neymar
[D] Lionel Messi
[E] Paul Pogba