13th May, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 13th May, 2018
1. For whom does the Indian government plan to install e-Gates at airport immigration counters?
[A] Low-risk foreign travellers
[B] High-risk foreign travellers
[C] Government dignitaries
[D] NRIs 
[E] Indian citizens
2. Between which two places have India and Nepal started a direct bus service?
[A] Haridwar and Kathmandu
[B] Muktinath and Ayodhya
[C] Janakpur and Ayodhya
[D] Muktinath and Haridwar
[E] Lalitpur and Haridwar
3. Name the author of the book 'Across the Bench - Insight into the Indian Military Judicial System'.
[A] Bipin Rawat
[B] Gyan Bhushan
[C] Sarath Chand 
[D] Ranbir Singh
[E] Hardip Ahluwalia
4. Which Indian Coast Guard ship is first in the class of seven new-generation offshore patrol vessels?
[A] Mackinaw
[B] Harriet
[C] Samrat
[D] Vikram
[E] Samarth
5. Which of the following is not a member of South Asia Wildlife Enforcement Network (SAWEN)?
[A] Pakistan
[B] Afghanistan
[C] India
[D] Sri Lanka
[E] Malaysia
6. ISRO scientists are developing a green propellant to replace which conventional rocket fuel?
[A] Hydrazine
[B] Kerosene
[C] Liquid Hydrogen
[D] Liquid Oxygen
[E] Aerozine 50
7. According to the draft bill on DNA technology, at which level the DNA data banks would be set up?
[A] National level
[B] State level
[C] District level
[D] National and state level
[E] State and district level
8. What is India's rank globally with respect to area of mangrove forests lost between 2000 and 2015?
[A] 3rd
[B] 9th
[C] 12th
[D] 15th
[E] 6th

Read the following statements:

1. The Domestic Violence Act is meant to punish men who abuse women in a relationship.

2. It also protects divorced women from their former husband.

3. It does not amount to domestic violence if the former husband tried to dispossess the woman from a jointly-owned property.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] 1 and 2
[C] 2 and 3
[D] Only 3
[E] 1, 2 and 3
10. The Army has finalised a ₹15,000-crore project for indigenous development of ________.
[A] Utility vehicles
[B] Missile systems
[C] Ammunition
[D] Radar systems
[E] Helicopters