Month: August 2017

Current Affairs August – 30

Cabinet Approvals on 30 August 2017 i. MoU by the Election Commission of India with the Election Management Bodies of other countries ii. MoU with Myanmar for the Conservation of Earthquake-Damaged Pagodas at Bag iii. Cabinet approves promulgation of GST (Compensation to States) Ordinance, 2017 iv. MoU on “India-Israel Industrial R&D and Technological Innovation Fund” […]

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Quant Quiz Directions (Q. 1-10): What should come in place of the question mark (?) in the following series? Q1. 680 655 704 623 744 ? 1) 575               2) 675               3) 600              4) 913              5) None of these Q2. 10 10 20 ? 110 300 930 1) 40               2) 35               3) 45               4) 50               5) […]

Quiz – 236

Quant Quiz Q1.The monthly rent of a shop of dimension 18 feet × 22 feet is Rs. 2244. What is the annual rent per square foot of the shop? (a) Rs. 52/3               (b) Rs. 51/16               (c) Rs. 34               (d) Rs. 68               (e) None of these Q2.The width of a rectangle is 10 meter and its […]

Quiz – 235

Quant Quiz Directions (Q. 1 – 5): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below: Total 8400 students appeared in class Xth exam from six different schools. Following pie chart shows the percentage distribution of these students among those schools and the table shows the ratio of passed to failed students among […]

Current Affairs August – 29

Tirumala Tirupati temple deposits 2780 kg gold with SBI Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams which is the famous temple of Lord Venkateswara and of the richest Hindu temple in India has deposited 2,780 kg of gold with State Bank of India under long term deposit scheme announced on 29th Aug 2017. Key Points: i.The gold deposits have been converted into the […]

Quiz – 234

Quant Quiz Q1.An article when sold for Rs. 200 fetches 25 percent profit.What would be the percentage profit/loss if 6 such articles are sold for Rs. 1056? (a) 10% loss              (b) 10% profit              (c) 5% loss              (d) 5% profit              (e) None Q2.Ben purchased 125 stools at the rate of Rs. 120 per stool.The transport expenditure […]

Quiz – 233

Quant Quiz Directions (Q. 1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below: A survey was conducted on 1600 people who watch one or more sports from given three options Cricket, Football and Hockey. It was found that 53.75% watch Cricket, 45.9375% watch Football and 60.3125% watch Hockey. 16.875% watch all three […]

Quiz – 232

Quant Quiz Directions (Q. 1–5): In each question two equations numbers I and II are provided on the basis of these you have to find the relation between x and y. Give answer : 1) if x > y               2) if x >= y               3) if x < y              4) if x <= y              5) […]

Quiz – 231

Quant Quiz Q1. A batsman average run rate was 60 runs in 50 innings. Difference between the highest and the lowest score was 180. If these two innings are not included the average of remaining 48 innings becomes 58. Find his lowest score. 1) 10 runs                2) 12 runs                3) 18 runs               4) 15 runs               […]

Current Affairs August – 28

Arun Jaitley hands over LRSAM to Indian Navy Defence Minister Arun Jaitley handed over the Long-Range Surface-to-Air Missile (LRSAM) jointly developed by India and Israel, to the Indian Navy at Bharat Dynamics Ltd (BDL) at Kanchanbagh, Hyderabad. The first batch of LRSAM, being inducted into the Navy, was symbolically handed over to Vice Admiral Karambir Singh, the vice-chief of naval staff. i. The Rocket Motor Static Test […]

Quiz – 230

Quant Quiz Q1. 10 years ago the average age of all the 25 teachers of the Girls college was 45 years. 4 years ago, the principal has retired from her post at the age of 60 years. So after one year a new principal whose age was 54 years recruited from outside. The present average […]

Quiz – 229

Quant Quiz Directions (Q. 1 -5) : In of these questions, two equations I and II with variables x and y are given. You have to solve both the equations to find the values of x and y mark answer if 1) If x > y            2) If x >= y            3) If x < […]

Quiz – 228

Quant Quiz Q1. In an examination, 49% students failed in English, 36% students failed in Hindi, while 15% failed in both. If total number of passed students is 450, then how many students did appear in the examination? (a) 1800                (b) 2000                (c) 1100                (d) 1500                (e) None of these Q2.Fresh grapes contain 80% water, […]


Q1. Find the name of the Minister who has launched a digital policing portal on 21st of Aug 2017 making it possible to electronically apply and seek verification for tenants, domestic helps and even passports. i.Arun Jaitley ii. Ravi Shankar Prasad iii. Prakash Javadekar iv. Raj Nath Singh v. D. V. Sadananda Gowda Q2. Which […]


1. Which entity has received administrative and financial powers from the Ministry of Defence to overcome delays in the construction of strategic roads along the India-China boundary On August 20 2017?  i.Indian Federation of Road Safety ii.Border Roads Organisation iii.National Highways Authority of India iv.Ministry of Road Transport and Highways 2. What is the full […]