07th February, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 07th February, 2018
1. The Centre for Science and Environment has been ranked the top environment policy think tanks in India while it has secured the ______ position in global rankings.
[A] 20
[B] 16
[C] 33
[D] 29
[E] 15
2. Which country has announced that it'll double the health surcharge on visas?
[A] US
[B] Japan
[C] Russia
[D] UK
[E] Australia
3. Which state government in association with UNICEF has launched massive door to door campaign DASTAK to eradicate deadly Acute Encephalitis Syndrome and Japanese Encephalitis disease in the state?
[A] Uttar Pradesh
[B] Bihar
[C] Madhya Pradesh
[D] Haryana
[E] Punjab
4. Where is Gaumata Mandir located?
[A] West Bengal
[B] Odisha
[C] Karnataka
[D] Tamil Nadu
[E] Maharashtra
5. Chimerarachne yingi, a new spider fossil is found in which country?
[A] China
[B] US
[C] Myanmar
[D] Pakistan
[E] None of the above
6. Who will inaugurate the 88th Mahamastakabhisheka Utsav of Lord Gommateshwara in Sharavanabelagola in Hassan district of Karnataka?
[A] Narendra Modi
[B] Ram Nath Kovind
[C] Banwarilal Purohit
[D] Amit Shah
[E] Acharya Dev Vrat
7. The US-based SpaceX has successfully launched the world's most powerful operational rocket Falcon Heavy towards ________.
[A] Jupiter
[B] Mars
[C] Saturn
[D] Neptune
[E] Uranus
8. Who has been appointed as the 16th Chairman of the Federal Reserve for a four-year term?
[A] Daniel Tarullo
[B] Stanley Fischer
[C] Jerome H Powell
[D] William C. Dudley
[E] James B. Bullard
9. Cab-hailing startup _______ and the Government of Assam have signed an MoU to pilot an app-based river taxi service in Guwahati.
[A] Uber
[B] Ola
[C] Meru
[D] Taxi For Sure
[E] None of the above

Read the following sentences:-

1. India successfully test-fired the indigenously developed nuclear-capable Agni-1 ballistic missile from the Abdul Kalam Island off Odisha coast.

2. The missile, which was inducted into service in 2004, has a specialised navigation system which ensures it reaches the target with a high degree of accuracy and precision.

3. The test was conducted by the Indian Army's Strategic Forces Command.

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

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Only 3
[D] All of the above
[E] None of the above