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(1) Who among the following cricketer has been honored with the prestigious Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for the ICC Cricketer of the Year 2017?

(A) Steve Smith

(B) Virat Kohli

(C) Ravichandran Ashwin

(D) David Warner

(2) Following the reluctance by traders over accepting Rs 10 coin for transactions, the Reserve Bank of India made it clear that all the _______ types of designs of Rs 10 coin unveiled till date are valid and legal tender for transaction.

(A) 11

(B) 15

(C) 14

(D) 10

(3) Who among the following has been appointed as the Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of Security Printing and Minting Corporation of India Ltd (SPMCIL)?

(A) S Selvakumar

(B) Anurag Agarwal

(C) Arun K. Chatterjee

(D) Sudhir Saxena

(4) Who has been appointed as the Prime Minister-designate of Romania after the sudden resignation of former Prime Minister Mihai Tudose?

(A) Carmen Daniela Dan

(B) Klaus Iohannis

(C) Victor Negrescu

(D) Viorica Dancila

(5) Recently, Basketball Hall of Famer Jo Jo White, a two-time NBA champion with the Boston Celtics and an Olympic gold medalist was passed away. He hails from which country?

(A) Romania

(B) Amercia

(C) Chile

(D) Russia

(6) Recently, JAXA has successfully launched a new Earth observation satellite, equipped with X-band radar. JAXA is the Space Agency of which country?

(A) Japan

(B) Jamaica

(C) Jordan

(D) None of the above

(7) Google awarded nearly how many lakhs to researcher Guang Gong for finding bugs in its Pixel devices?

(A) 70 lakh

(B) 50 lakh

(C) 72 lakh

(D) 80 lakh

(8) Who is the first woman defence minister of India to fly a sortie in an IAF Sukhoi- 30 MKI fighter aircraft?

(A) Smriti Irani

(B) Avani Chaturvedi

(C) Sushma Swaraj

(D) Nirmala Sitharaman

(9) ——————— has appointed outgoing American Express CEO Kenneth Chenault to its board, making him the first African-American to be on the board.

(A) Google

(B) Facebook

(C) Opera

(D) Microsoft

Answers:-

(1) B   (2) C   (3) A   (4) D   (5) B   (6) A   (7) C   (8) D   (9) B