14th March, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 14th March, 2018
1. Which is the first Indian state to conduct a household survey at state and district level to estimate the multidimensional poverty of the state?
[A] Kerala
[B] Madhya Pradesh
[C] Andhra Pradesh
[D] Maharashtra
[E] Tamil Nadu
2. Who is the first President of federal Nepal?
[A] Sher Bahadur Deuba
[B] Pushpa Kamal Dahal
[C] Bidhya Devi Bhandari
[D]  ‎Bhimsen Thapa
[E] Khadga Prasad Oli
3. India’s largest wind turbine generator has been commissioned in which State?
[A] Karnataka
[B] Tamil Nadu
[C] Maharashtra 
[D] Gujrat
[E] Andhra Pradesh
4. Which two organisations have launched the country’s first hydrogen fuel cell bus?
[A] Maruti Suzuki and Tesla
[B] ONGC and Bharat Petroleum
[C] Hyundai and Mahindra
[D] BMW and Oil India Corporation
[E] Indian Oil Corporation and Tata Motors
5. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has scrapped the issuance of __________ for trade credit for imports.
[A] Letter of Undertaking
[B] Letter of Comfort
[C] Letter of Guarantee
[D] Letter of Credit
[E] Both 1 & 2
6. Who is the author of the best selling book, "A Brief History of Time" ?
[A] Ray Bradbury
[B] Isaac Asimov
[C] Charles Stross
[D] Stephen Hawkings
[E] Carl Sagan
7. First "Pi day" was celebrated in which year?
[A] 1988
[B] 1970
[C] 1990
[D] 1985
[E] 1980
8. ‪Belgaum is in which State?
[A] Karnataka
[B] Maharashtra
[C] Chattisgarh
[D] Odisha
[E] West Bengal
9. Inflation based on wholesale prices eased to a seven-month low of ______ in February.
[A] 2.48%
[B] 3%
[C] 5%
[D] 2%
[E] 1.9%
10. Who won the 2017 Kochon Prize for TB research?
[A] All India Institute of Medical Sciences
[B] National Institute for Research in Tuberculosis
[C] Department of Biotechnology
[D] Tuberculosis Association of India
[E] Indian Council for Medical Reserach