10th August, 2017 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 10th August, 2017
1. On August 9, 2017 Kynan Chenai won the bronze medal in the mixed team trap event at the 7th Asian Shotgun Championship in Astana, Kazakhstan. His partner was ______.
[A] Shreyasi Singh
[B] Anya Singh
[C] Lata Sharma
[D] Prabhleen Sandhu
[E] None of the above
2. Name the Chinese quantum satellite which transmitted data on August 10, 2017.
[A] Tiantong
[C] LiXing
[D] Micius
[E] IntelSat
3. SEBI on August 9, 2017 launched online registration for custodians of  __________.
[A] Derivatives
[B] Equities
[C] Commodities
[D] Securities
[E] Fixed income

ISRO on August 9, 2017 announced to launch Earth observation satellite. Which of the given fact/s about the satellite is/are true?

(1) The satellite is called Hyperspectral Imaging Satellite or HySIS.

(2) The satellite can see in 56 spectral or colour bands from 630 km above ground.

(3) The HySIS satellite has critical chip called an “optical imaging detector array’” indigenously developed by ISRO.

(4) ISRO first tried it out in an 83-kg IMS-1 experimental satellite in May 2008.

[A] Both 1 and 3
[B] Only 2
[C] Only 1,3 and 4
[D] Only 4
[E] Only 3
5. The 15th  Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) Foreign Minister's meeting will be held in which country?
[A] Bangladesh
[B] India
[C] Nepal
[D] China
[E] Thailand
6. SoftBank on August 10, 2017 announced to invest $2.5 billion in _______.
[A] Snapdeal
[B] CaratLane
[C] Flipkart
[D] Myntra
[E] Grofers
7. Sitaram Panchal passed away on August 10, 2017. He was a ________.
[A] Sportsperson
[B] Actor
[C] Politician
[D] Businessman
[E] Journalist
8. The Odisha State government on August 9, 2017 signed an agreement with which company to train women entrepreneurs?
[A] Microsoft
[B] Google
[C] Dell
[E] Facebook
9. The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on August 10, 2017 announced a ban on non-biodegradable plastic bags in Delhi less than _____ microns.
[A] 40
[B] 30
[C] 50
[D] 20
[E] 70
10. Bangladesh on August 7, 2017 announced to open its diplomatic station in which Indian city?
[A] Mumbai
[B] New Delhi
[C] Kolkata
[D] Chennai
[E] Amritsar