08th October, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 08th October, 2018
1. Who has won India's first gold medal in Javelin Throw event at the Asian Para Games 2018 in Indonesia?
[A] Neeraj Chopra
[B] Devendra Jhajharia
[C] Sandeep Chaudhary
[D] Narender Ranbir
[E] Jagdish Bishnoi
2. Where has the Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the first Uttarakhand Investors Summit on 7 October 2018?
[A] Mussoorie
[B] Rishikesh
[C] Haridwar
[D] Dehradun
[E] Nainital
3. Who has won the girls' title in the IBSF World Under-16 Snooker Championships 2018?
[A] Chitra Magimairaj 
[B] Vidya Pillai 
[C] Keerthana Pandian
[D] Anuja Thakur 
[E] Revanna Umadevi Nagaraj 
4. Which of the following has marked its entry into insurance segment and will be offering a complete protection plan to customers who buy smartphones on its platform?
[A] Snapdeal
[B] Flipkart
[C] Jabong
[D] Myntra
[E] Shopclues

Read the following statements carefully:

1.The Gujarat forest department started vaccination of lions in the Gir sanctuary to protect them from a deadly virus. As many as 23 lions have died in Gujarat's Gir sanctuary.

2.Most of them have succumbed to Canine Distemper Virus (CDV) and protozoa infections. CDV is mainly found in wild dogs, jackals and wolves.

3.The disease is contracted by lions if they eat any animal infected by it.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] Only 3
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct
6. In collaboration of which of the following has the Union Ministry of Skill and Development and Entrepreneurship launched 'Closing the Skill Gap Task Force' in India?
[A] United Nations Global Compact
[D] World Economic Forum
[E] Greenpeace
7. Prominent Gandhian ________, who set up a "Nagaland Gandhi Ashram" in Chuchuyimlang village in 1955, has passed away in a hospital in Guwahati on 7 October.
[A] Baba Amte
[B] Swami Anand
[C] Natwar Thakkar
[D] Jugatram Dave
[E] Gopaldas Ambaidas Desai
8. Who has won the China Open in Tennis on 7 October 2018?
[A] Maria Sharapova
[B] Serena Williams
[C] Caroline Wozniacki
[D] Angelique Kerber
[E] Simona Halep
9. Who has won the girls doubles crown at the Badminton Asia Junior (U-17 and U-15) Championships 2018 at Mandalay, Myanmar?
[A] Madhumita Bisht and Tasnim Mir
[B] ​Meghana Reddy and Tasnim Mir
[C] ​Meghana Reddy and Madhumita Bisht
[D] Kiran George and ​Meghana Reddy
[E] Kiran George and Madhumita Bisht
10. President Kovind has given assent to theTelangana Prevention of Dangerous Activities of Bootleggers, Dacoits, Drug-Offenders, Goondas, Immoral Traffic Offenders and Land-Grabbers (Amendment) Bill, 2017. It will replace ________ Act.
[A] 1952
[B] 1964
[C] 1973
[D] 1986
[E] 1994
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