(1) The 2017 International Day of Rural Women is observed on which date?

(A) October 15

(B) October 16

(C) October 14

(D) October 17

(2) Which vocalist has won Indira Gandhi National Integration Award 2017?

(A) Aruna Sairam

(B) Bombay Jayashri

(C) Sikkil Gurucharan

(D) T. M. Krishna

(3) Which of the following state has become first in the country to call attention and adjournment motions and proposals online from legislators to send them to the state government?

(A) Gujarat

(B) Haryana

(C) Rajasthan

(D) Jharkhand

(4) Which of the following state government has decided to set up a Scheduled Caste advisory council to look into the development of the Scheduled Caste population in the state, considered to be first in any Indian state?

(A) Odisha

(B) Assam

(C) Andhra Pradesh

(D) West Bengal

(5) Who has becom the first woman to lead a federation covering sporting activities for men and women?

(A) Christiane Amanpour

(B) Rima bint Bandar bin Sultan

(C) Ameerah Al- Taweel

(D) None of the above

(6) Who has been nominated for the first Centenary National Award for Literature?

(A) Uma Bhatt

(B) Chiki Sarkar

(C) Namita Gokhale

(D) Rameshwari Nehru

(7) The Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana is being led by how many ministries?

(A) 3

(B) 2

(C) 4

(D) 7

(8) Who among the following won Shanghai Masters 2017?

(A) Grigor Dimitrov

(B) Rafael Nadal

(C) Marin Čilić

(D) Roger Federer

Answers:-

(1) A   (2) D   (3) C   (4) D   (5) B   (6) C   (7) A   (8) D