16th November, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 16th November, 2018
1. Which of the following countries has built an 'artificial sun'?
[A] Japan
[B] China
[C] UK
[D] Israel
[E] South Korea
2. When is the National Press Day observed every year?
[A] 15 November
[B] 16 November
[C] 17 November
[D] 18 November
[E] 19 November
3. Oxford Dictionary has declared the adjective ________ as the Word of the Year 2018. 
[A] Straight
[B] Toxic
[C] Swift
[D] Victorious
[E] Glib
4. Whose panel has formed an Asset Management Company (AMC) called as 'Sashakt India Asset Management' for resolving large bad loans?
[A] Dharmendra Pradhan
[B] Sunil Mehta
[C] Salil Parekh
[D] Injeti Srinivas
[E] K Vijay Raghavan
5. NITI Aayog has constituted the 'Himalayan State Regional Council' to ensure sustainable development of the Himalayan region. It will be chaired by ________.
[A] Rajiv Kumar
[B] Kashish Mittal
[C] VK Saraswat
[D] Neera Bali 
[E] Manoj Kumar Saxena
6. When is the 'International Day for Tolerance' observed?
[A] 13 November
[B] 14 November
[C] 15 November
[D] 16 November
[E] 17 November
7. Where is 'Aadi Mahotsav', a National Tribal Festival being organised from 16th to 30th November 2018 by the Ministry of Tribal Affairs?
[A] New Delhi
[B] Chennai
[C] Pune
[D] Mumbai
[E] Hyderabad
8. Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will extend Rs. ________ crore loan to a 1,000 MW Turga pumped storage project in West Bengal.
[A] 4,000
[B] 4,500
[C] 5,000
[D] 5,500
[E] 6,000
9. What is India’s sovereign rating according to ​Fitch Ratings in 2018?
[A] AA+
[B] A−
[C] BBB+
[D] BBB−
[E] CCC+
10. In which of the following states were two projects under Swadesh Darshan Scheme inaugurated on 15 November 2018?
[A] Himachal Pradesh
[B] Punjab
[C] Arunachal Pradesh
[D] Nagaland
[E] Mizoram