06th February, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 06th February, 2018
1. Which state government has announced setting up a corporation to disburse loans for Student's Credit Card scheme?
[A] Haryana
[B] Bihar
[C] Madhya Pradesh
[D] Sikkim
[E] Uttar Pradesh
2. Which state is planning to have a flag of its own?
[A] New Delhi
[B] Rajasthan
[C] Maharashtra
[D] Karnataka
[E] Tamil Nadu
3. The government has discovered Goods and Services Tax (GST) evasion amounting to ₹_______ crore in 16 cases in first five months of the ongoing fiscal.
[A] 6.1
[B] 5.7
[C] 5.0
[D] 10
[E] 4.5
4. Madavoor Vasudevan Nair , who died recently, was famous for which dance form?
[A] Bharatanatyam
[B] Sattriya
[C] Kathakali 
[D] Kuchipudi
[E] Odissi
5. Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari has requested which actor to become the brand ambassador for the government's road safety awareness campaign?
[A] Preeti 
[B] Akshay Kumar
[C] Akshaye Khanna
[D] Amitabh Bacchan
[E] Kajol
6. Which state government has announced the setting up of ‘Haryana Kisan Kalyan Pradhikaran’ scheme to increase farm productivity and farmers’ income?
[A] Bihar
[B] Punjab
[C] Madhya Pradesh
[D] Haryana
[E] Uttar Pradesh
7. Which country was the largest source of FDI in India in 2016-17?
[A] Maldives
[B] Singapore
[C] Mauritius
[D] Japan
[E] None of the above
8. ________ researchers claim to have created the world's thinnest material, measuring one nanometre, about 100,000 times thinner than a sheet of paper.
[A] IIT Jodhpur
[B] IIT Bombay
[C] IIT Lucknow
[D] IIT Gandhinagar
[E] None of the above

Read the following sentences:-

1. India’s tiger census, which began late last year, will see coordination with Bhutan, Nepal and Afghanistan.

2. This is the first time all countries are uniting in arriving at tiger numbers, particularly in regions with shared borders.

3. The once-in-four-years exercise calculated, in 2006, that India had only 1,411 tigers. This rose to 1,706 in 2010 and 2,226 in 2014.

Which of the above statement/statements is/are true?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Only 3
[D] Both 1 and 2
[E] Both 2 and 3
10. Startups incorporated before 2016 with up to _______ crore in angel funding will be exempted from giving angel tax.
[A] ₹15 crore
[B] ₹20 crore
[C] ₹10 crore
[D] ₹11 crore
[E] ₹17 crore