11th September, 2017 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 11th September, 2017
1. Which company has acquired â€‹Brilliant Basics?
[A] Wipro
[B] Infosys
[C] Tata
[D] Mahindra
[E] Capgemini
2. Who on September 11, 2017 was nominated to Jet Airways board?
[A] Subramaniam Ramakrishnan
[B] Jayant Haritsa
[C] Murali Sastry
[D] Harsh Mohan
[E] None of the above
3. The Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) on September 11, 2017, raised  the upper age limit for joining the National Pension Scheme (NPS) had been raised to ____ years.
[A] 60
[B] 62
[C] 65
[D] 59
[E] 70
4. India on September 11, 2017 started producing the _____ variety of coffee.
[A] Red Eye
[B] Civet
[C] Oliang
[D] Garoto
[E] Ipoh
5. Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on September 11, 2017 launched a countrywide march against child abuse from _______.
[A] Mumbai
[B] New Delhi
[C] Kolkata
[D] Jaipur
[E] Kanyakumari
6. India on September 12, 2017, will hold talks with which country to explore new avenues for cooperation in defence, trade?
[A] Lithuania
[B] Georgia
[C] Belarus
[D] Moldova
[E] Armenia

Consider the following statements: (1) To measure the "quality" and "impact" of various ongoing smart city projects, the Centre will hold a contest carrying total prize money of Rs 50 lakh.

(2) The housing and urban affairs ministry has circulated a concept note and guidelines on 'India Smart Cities Awards Contest, 2017' to all States and Union Territories.

(3) Under the 'Project Awards' category, excellence will be awarded in various categories such as 'Improving Governance', 'Social Aspects', 'Culture and Economy', 'Environment impact', 'Transportation and Mobility' and 'Water and Sanitation'. 

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

[A] Only a
[B] Only c
[C] Both a and b
[D] Both b and c
[E] All of the above
8. Who on September 9, 2017, was appointed as SIAM President?
[A] Rajan Wadhera
[B] Jay Narayan Vyas
[C] Romesh Wadhwani
[D] Abhay Firodia
[E] Pravin Krishna
9. Who won the 2017 ITF Futures tournament?
[A] Manohar Vartak
[B] Ajit Rangnekar
[C] Rajeev Rastogi
[D] Parag Saxena
[E] Sumit Nagal
10. Which country on September 11, 2017 announced a ban on petrol cars?
[A] Japan
[C] Germany
[D] China
[E] Russia