09th February, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 09th February, 2018
1. The first Khelo India School Games concluded in ________, with sports powerhouse Haryana topped the overall medal tally.
[A] Mumbai
[B] New Delhi
[C] Bangalore
[D] Chennai
[E] Ahmedabad
2. According to the US Chambers of Commerce report, India ranks ________ in the International Intellectual Property (IP) Index.
[A] 40th
[B] 41st
[C] 42nd
[D] 44th
[E] 50th
3. ________ has become the first railway zone in the country to complete 100% LED lighting at all the stations under its jurisdiction.
[A] North Central Railway
[B] Central Railway zone
[C] South Central Railway
[D] Western Railway zone
[E] East Central Railway zone
4. Which country recently has rejected a meeting with the Foreign Minister of Maldives Mohamed Asim?
[A] India
[B] Pakistan
[C] United States
[D] Afghanistan
[E] Japan
5. Which state government has announced construction of a government school after the name of Captain Kapil Kundu?
[A] Bihar
[B] Uttar Pradesh
[C] Haryana
[D] West Bengal
[E] Punjab
6. What is the name of the cryptocurrency that Indian entrepreneur, Prashant Surana, plans to introduce for online gaming enthusiasts?
[A] ​Universal Gaming Token 
[B] Universal Gaming Coin
[C] Player Gaming Coin
[D] Player Gaming Token
[E] None of the above
7. The Union Cabinet has approved the implementation of 'Prime Minister's Research Fellows' scheme at a cost of Rs ________ for a period of seven years starting 2018-2019.
[A] 1200 crore
[B] 1470 crore
[C] 1600 crore
[D] 1650 crore
[E] 1750 crore
8. US Democrat Nancy Pelosi delievered record making  ________ hour speech in the US House of Representatives demanding a vote on an immigration bill.
[A] 5
[B] 6
[C] 8
[D] 10
[E] 12
9. The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has imposed a fine of ₹135.86 crore on which search engine for "search bias"?
[A] Yahoo
[B] Google 
[C] Bing
[D] Ask.com
[E] Baidu
10. Which baby product company has selected a one-year-old baby with Down syndrome as its 'Spokesbaby of the year'?
[A] Gerber
[B] Johnson & Johnson
[C] Procter & Gamble
[D] Boon
[E] Alex