March 01st, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on March 01st, 2018
1. The country's 1st defence industrial corridor to promote industries manufacturing weapons and military equipment will connect Chennai, Hosur, Coimbatore, Salem & _________.
[A] Mumbai
[B] Tiruchirappalli
[C] Puducherry
[D] Coimbatore
[E] None of the above
2. Gajapathi Raju inaugurated the country’s first Aviation Multi Skill Development Centre at ________.
[A] Patiala
[B] Chandigarh
[C] New Delhi
[D] Jaipur
[E] Gandhi Nagar
3. Haryana government gave its nod to a proposal to bring in a legislation that would have a provision awarding death penalty to those guilty of raping girls aged ____ years or less. 
[A] 10
[B] 12
[C] 15
[D] 16
[E] 18
4. ______ has appointed its general manager A K Pradhan as the Group Chief Risk Officer.
[B] Corporation Bank
[D] YES Bank
[E] HDFC Bank
5. According to Moody’s Investors Service, the growth forecast for India in the calendar year 2018 will be ____.
[A] 7.6
[B] 7.9
[C] 8.2
[D] 5.7
[E] 6.9
6. The Indian economy grew at a five-quarter high of _____% in the October-December period.
[A] 6.8
[B] 7.2
[C] 6.4
[D] 5.9
[E] 8.2
7. The _________ has emerged as the single largest habitat of Irrawaddy dolphins in the world.
[A] Wular Lake
[B] Chilika Lake
[C] Vembanad Lake
[D] Lake Pichola
[E] None of the above
8. The Catholic Syrian Bank Ltd (CSB) has tied up with _____, to offer CSB’s customers online trading and demat services. 
[A] Microsoft
[C] Celebrus Capital Ltd
[E] Google
9. EPFO has made it mandatory to file online claims for provident fund withdrawals above Rs ____ lakh.
[A] 5
[B] 10
[C] 8
[D] 12
[E] 15
10. ____________, the senior seer of Kanchi Kamakoti Mutt situated in Tamil Nadu, passed away.
[A] Gurumayi Chidvilasananda
[B] Sri Jayendra Saraswathi Swamigal
[C] Sri Sankara Vijayendra Saraswathi
[D] Muktananda
[E] None of the above