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1. There are total 10 questions in this test. Each with 4 options, you have to select one correct answer.

2. You have to complete this test with in 10 minutes. If you are failed to complete it with in time then test will restart again.

3. Points Distribution

Time Limit Points
0 - 1 min10
1 - 3 min9
3 - 5 min8
5 - 10 min7
Wrong Answer-1

4. The person with the quickest & the correct answers would be considered as a challenger of the Day.

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Previous Day Test (Date: 19th January, 2017)

1.

Who became the first Indian woman by setting world record by swimming 1.4 miles in 52 minutes in the Antarctic Ocean in Jan 2015 ?

  1. Bhakti Sharma
  2. Bharti Sharma
  3. Bhawna Sharma
  4. Bhanu Sharma

Correct Answer: A. Bhakti Sharma

Explanation:

Indian open water swimmer Bhakti Sharma set a world record by swimming 1.4 miles in 52 minutes in one degree temperature in the Antarctic Ocean. Bhakti became the first Indian woman to achieve this feat, beating the record of British open water swimming champion Lewis Pugh and American swimmer Lynne Cox.


2. HIV often changes its shape due to the presence of an enzyme called ?
  1. Reverse Transcriptase
  2. Enterokinase
  3. Nucleotidase
  4. Nucleoditase

Correct Answer: A. Reverse Transcriptase

Explanation: A Reverse transcriptase (RT) is an enzyme used to generate complementary DNA (cDNA) from an RNA template, a process termed reverse transcription. It is mainly associated with retroviruses.


3.

Which company has been acquired by Zomato recently?

  1. Housing.Com
  2. ClearTrip
  3. MaplePOS
  4. Whatsapp
  5. FoodPanda

Correct Answer: C. MaplePOS

Explanation:

Restaurant search application Zomato has acquired cloud-based point of sale (POS) product for restaurants MaplePOS, a company statement said. Zomato has already renamed the MaplePOS product “Zomato Base”, and information on the product is now available.


4.

Name the country which colonizes Puducherry?

  1. Portugal
  2. British
  3. France
  4. Dutch
  5. Spain

Correct Answer: C. France

Explanation:

In 1674 the French East India Company set up a trading centre at Pondicherry. This outpost eventually became the chief French settlement in India. Dutch and British trading companies also wanted trade with India. Wars raged among these European countries and spilled over into the Indian subcontinent. The Dutch captured Puducherry in 1693 but returned it to France by the Treaty of Ryswick in 1699.


5. The Krishi Unnati Mela is held in which city ?
  1. Delhi
  2. Ahmedabad
  3. Kanpur
  4. Bengaluru
  5. Chennai

Correct Answer: A. Delhi

Explanation: The Krishi Unnati Mela is held in Delhi. It aims at providing information on new farm schemes and technologies that will help farmers double their incomes within the next few years. The mela, or fair, was held at the Pusa campus in the national capital.


6. Which state has won the  37th Sub-Junior National Football Championship?
  1. Odisha
  2. Assam
  3. Sikkim
  4. Maharashtra
  5. West Bengal

Correct Answer: E. West Bengal

Explanation: West Bengal was crowned champion at the 37th sub-junior National football championship after registering a fighting 1-0 win over Odisha. Kartick Golder helped his team win the title with 1-0 by a last minute goal.


7.

Directions: In question below, a series is given with some term missing. Choose the correct alternative form the given ones that will complete the series:

___bc___ca___cbc___bc___c ?

निर्देश: नीचे दिए गए प्रश्न में एक श्रृंखला दी गयी है जिसमे से एक संख्या लुप्त है।दिए गए विकल्पों में से सही विकल्प को चुनकर श्रृंखला पूरी करें:

___bc___ca___cbc___bc___c ?
  1. abcba
  2. abbca
  3. ababb
  4. abbab

Correct Answer: D. abbab

Explanation:

Let’s put all the options:
1) abcba ⇒ abcbcaccbcbbcac

2) abbca ⇒ abcbcabcbccbcac

3) ababb ⇒ abcbcaacbcbbcbc

4) abbab ⇒ abcbcabcbcabcbc → abcbc/abcbc/abcbc ⇒ This is creating a pattern.

So, abbab is the answer.


सारे विकल्प रखने के बाद:

1) abcba ⇒ abcbcaccbcbbcac

2) abbca ⇒ abcbcabcbccbcac

3) ababb ⇒ abcbcaacbcbbcbc

4) abbab ⇒ abcbcabcbcabcbc → abcbc/abcbc/abcbc ⇒ This is creating a pattern.

अतः abbab सही उत्तर है।


8. Who won the 2016 Canada Open Badminton in Men's Singles category?
  1. Lee Hyun II
  2. Brice Leverdez
  3. M Giuffre
  4. D Obernosterer
  5. Sai Praneeth

Correct Answer: E. Sai Praneeth

Explanation: Sai Praneeth defeated Lee Hyun II of Korea to clinch the Canada Open 2016 Badminton title at Calgary. The Indian shuttler outclassed Hyun in straight games. Also, Indian shuttlers Manu Attri and Sumeeth Reddy beat Canadian pair of Adrian Liu & Toby Ng to clinch the men's doubles title. The duo gave India its second title after Praneeth's singles win.


9. Which country will host the BRICS Young Scientist Conclave 2016?
कौन सा देश BRICS वैज्ञानिक सम्मेलन 2016 की मेजबानी करेगा?
  1. India
    भारत
  2. Russia
    रूस
  3. China
    चीन
  4. South Africa
    दक्षिण अफ्रीका
  5. Brazil
    ब्राज़ील

Correct Answer: A. India
भारत

Explanation: India will host the BRICS Young Scientist Conclave 2016. Scientists and researchers from BRICS countries will meet in Bengaluru from 26-30th September, 2016. The conclave aims at promoting opportunities to engage and network young scientists of BRICS countries.
The conclave would be organized and coordinated by the National Institute of Advanced Studies,Bengaluru.
भारत BRICS युवा वैज्ञानिक सम्मेलन 2016 की मेजबानी करेगा। BRICS देशों के वैज्ञानिक/शोधकर्ता 26-30 सितंबर 2016 से बेंगलुरू में मुलाकात करेंगे। सम्मेलन का लक्ष्य BRICS देशों के युवा वैज्ञानिकों के लिए अवसर और नेटवर्क को बढ़ावा देना है। कॉन्क्लेव नेशनल इंस्टिट्यूट ऑफ़ एडवांस्ड स्टडीज, बेंगलुरू द्वारा संचालित और आयोजित किया जायेगा।


10. China open is related to which sports?
चीन ओपन किस खेल से संबंधित है?
  1. Tennis
    टेनिस
  2. Badminton
    बैडमिंटन
  3. Chess
    शतरंज
  4. Squash
    स्क्वाश
  5. None of the above
    इन में से कोई नहीं

Correct Answer: B. Badminton
बैडमिंटन

Explanation: China Open is a badminton tournament. Olympic silver medallist P.V. Sindhu clinched her maiden Super Series Premier title after edging out Sun Yu of China in the finals of the USD 700,000 China Open badminton tournament. Sindhu, who became the toast of the country after becoming the first Indian women to win a silver at Rio Games, continued her rampaging run. She lifted the title after beating Sun by 21-11 17-21 21-11.
चीन ओपन एक बैडमिंटन टूर्नामेंट है| ओलंपिक रजत पदक विजेता, पी.वी. सिंधु ने अमरीकी डालर 700,000 चीन ओपन बैडमिंटन टूर्नामेंट के फाइनल में चीन की 'सुन यू' को बाहर कर प्राथम सुपर सीरीज प्रीमियर खिताब जीता। सिंधू, जो रियो ओलिंपिक में रजत पदक को जीतने वाली पहली भारतीय महिला बनी, उन्होंने अपनी उन्मादी दौड़ जारी रखी है| उन्होंने सन को 21-11 17-21 21-11 से हराकर खिताब जीता|


Score Board (Date: 19th January, 2017)

This result is based on yesterday answers.


Sushil Kumar
Points: 9

Jaya Sharma
Points: 5

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Points: 3

Muhammad Sajid Afzal
Points: 2

sushil kumar
Points: 1

Bhubaneswari Bisoyi
Points: 1

Dhanesha R
Points: 1