Current Affairs August 20 2017 Questions and Answers

August 20 2017 Current Affairs Questions and Answers with an Explanation

Q1. Which country to host the 2017 FIFA Under-17 World Cup 2017?
A. India
B. United Kingdom
C. Japan
D. Russia

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Answer: A – India

Q2. Which is the 3rd country in the list of maximum H-1B applications?
A. India
B. Pakistan
C. China
D. Canada

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Answer: D – Canada

Q3. Who has won a silver medal in the javelin throw at the first World Para Athletics Junior Championships in Nottwil?
A. Prakash Jaishankar
B. Rinku Hooda
C. Manoj Ahlawat
D. Jatinder Singh

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Answer: B – Rinku Hooda

Q4. Where is the India’s first university in the field of Holistic Education named Dr Vishwanath Karad MIT World Peace University is inaugurated where?
A. Mumbai
B. Nanded
C. Nagpur
D. Pune

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Answer: D – Pune

Q5. In which state India’s First World Peace University Inaugurated?
A. Rajasthan
B. Madhya Pradesh
C. Maharashtra
D. Punjab

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Answer: C – Maharashtra

Q6. The Periyar National Park (PNR) is located in which state?
A. Odisha
B. Tamil Nadu
C. Kerala
D. Andhra Pradesh

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Answer: C – Kerala

Q7. Islamic State recently claimed attacks in which country?
A. India
B. Spain
C. Pakistan
D. Britain

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Answer: B – Spain

Q8. The name of the cricketer who was world’s top-ranked One-day batsman in the latest ICC ODI rankings is?
A. Virat Kohli
B. David Warner
C. AB de Villiers
D. Joe Root

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Answer: A – Virat Kohli