16th October, 2015 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 16th October, 2015
1. Which country will have wind power capacity of 120 gigawatts by the end of 2015?
[A] China
[B] Russia
[C] Australia
[E] India
2. A contract was signed to purchase Chinook and Apache helicopters by India. Which company manufactures it?
[A] Hindustan Aeronautical
[B] Boeing
[C] Areva
[D] Agustawestland
[E] Goodyear
3. Yachting Association of India (YAI) Senior National Championship 2015 will be held at?
[A] Vishakhapatnam
[B] Mumbai
[C] Chennai
[D] Goa
[E] Kochi
4. Which organisation, recently launched ‘Rashtriya Swayam Siddh Samman’ to give recognition to the grass root talent?
[A] Reliance foundation
[B] Jindal Steel & Power foundation
[C] Infosys
[D] Ministry of Women & Child Development
[E] Ministry of Human Resource Development
5. International Day for the Eradication of Poverty is observed on?
[A] 16th October
[B] 17th October
[C] 18th October
[D] 19th October
[E] 20th October
6. Which among the following is India’s surface to surface long range subsonic  cruise missile?
[A] Prithvi
[B] Trishul
[C] Nirbhay
[D] Tejas
[E] Agni
7. Which state has recently declared a drought-like situation?
[A] Tamil Nadu
[B] Rajasthan
[C] Gujarat
[D] Odisha
[E] Maharashtra
8. Which state is going to host India’s first paragliding World Cup?
[A] Kerala
[B] Uttarakhand
[C] Himachal Pradesh
[D] Goa
[E] Tamil Nadu
9. Where does RBI opened its sub-office recently, as a part of its financial inclusion and monitoring strategy?
[A] Kohima
[B] Gangtok
[C] Agartala
[D] Imphal
[E] Shilong
10. Mihir Bose, has been honoured with a Lifetime Achievement award by the Asian Cricket Awards is related to which field?
[A] Journalism
[B] Sports
[C] Literature
[D] Science
[E] Politics