12th May, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 12th May, 2018
1. The 'Air Cavalry' concept was used by the _______ to locate and assault enemy ground forces during the Vietnam War.
[A] Indian Army
[B] US Army
[C] Russian Army
[D] British Army
[E] French Army
2. The 2018 BIMSTEC Summit will be hosted by which country?
[A] Bangladesh
[B] India
[C] Nepal
[D] Sri Lanka
[E] Myanmar
3. Name the company which has recently sent the 1st cargo vessel with 2 million barrels of crude oil for India's strategic petroleum reserve.
[A] Rosneft
[B] Abu Dhabi National Oil Company
[C] National Iranian Oil Company
[D] Saudi Aramco
[E] Exxon Mobil
4. Who will be responsible on behalf of Government of India for cooperation in response to oil & chemical pollution in South Asian seas?
[A] Indian Navy
[B] Indian Coast Guard
[C] Oil and Natural Gas Corporation
[D] Indian Oil Corporation
[E] National Disaster Management Authority
5. The International Atomic Energy Agency has informed that its top inspector, _______, has quit with immediate effect.
[A] Massimo Aparo
[B] Yakov Alpert
[C] Michael K. Moe
[D] Yoshio Shimamoto
[E] Tero Varjoranta
6. The World Migratory Bird Day is observed on the second weekend of which month?
[A] June
[B] May
[C] January
[D] April
[E] March
7. Which country will commence dismantling its nuclear test site later this month in a bid to uphold its pledge to discontinue nuclear tests?
[A] China
[B] Iran
[C] Russia
[E] North Korea
8. Which state has signed a MoU with Centres Green Rating for Integrated Habitat Assessment (GRIHA) Council to train state PWD officials to rate govt buildings?
[A] Gujarat
[B] Maharashtra
[C] Andhra Pradesh
[D] Tamil Nadu
[E] Karnataka
9. Which country was the largest remittance-receiving country in the world in 2017?
[A] China
[B] Japan
[C] Sri Lanka
[D] India
[E] Nepal
10. Which country has begun its sea trials of its first domestically developed aircraft carrier?
[A] United Kingdom
[B] Russia
[C] China
[E] India