22nd February, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 22nd February, 2018
1. Who has scripted history by becoming the first Indian woman to fly a fighter aircraft solo?
[A] Avani Chaturvedi 
[B] Bhawana Kanth
[C] Mohana Singh
[D] Gurpreet Kaur
[E] None of the above
2. The Union Government has issued order setting up the ___________.
[A] Niti Forum for South-East
[B] Niti Forum for North-West
[C] Niti Forum for South
[D] Niti Forum for North-East
[E] None of the above
3. The Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation, EPFO has declared _______ interest rate for 2017-18 for its about 5 crore members, the lowest in five years.
[A] 6
[B] 7.5
[C] 6.3
[D] 8.55
[E] 8
4. Allocations to the NITI Aayog, has increased by more than 20% over last year i.e. to Rs _______ crore in 2018-19 from Rs 279.79 crore in 2017-18.
[A] 409.65
[B] 339.65.
[C] 391.65
[D] 429.65
[E] None of the above
5. India successfully conducted a night trial of its indigenously developed nuclear capable _____ missile with a strike range of 350 km, from a test range in Odisha.
[A] Prithvi-II
[B] Prithvi-I
[C] Agni-I
[D] Agni-II
[E] None of the above
6. What is the name of Kamal Haasan's political party?
[A] Telugu Desam Party
[B] Goa Forward Party
[C] Janata Dal (Secular)
[D] Makkal Needhi Maiam
[E] Kerala Congress (M)
7. Which state has launched Parivartan scheme designed to address 10 issues?
[A] Punjab
[B] Haryana
[C] Uttar Pradesh
[D] Gujrat
[E] Odisha
8. Where a three day India International Textiles Expo of India began?
[A] Kandy
[B] Galle
[C] Jaffna
[D] Colombo
[E] Trincomalee
9. Who is the director of Malayalam film S Durga?
[A] M T Vasudevan Nair
[B] Kamal Haasan
[C] Sanal Kumar Sasidharan
[D] Santosh Sivan
[E] Gautham Menon
10. The government will fast-track the revived light transport plane ______ towards production and begin the feasibility study for a 70-seater regional transport aircraft.
[A] Tejas
[B] Saras
[C] Ceetah
[D] Dhruv
[E] None of the above