1) Which of the following Union territory became the first to run 100% on solar power?

a) Chandigarh

b) Andaman and Nicobar

c) Puducherry

d) Daman and Diu

e) Dadra and Nagar Haveli

2) Which of the following state announced pension for single women on women’s day?

a)Madhya Pradesh


c) West Bengal

d) Uttarakhand

e) Telangana

3) Name the Scheme under which women who aren’t married and are above the age of 50 will be given pension.

a) Sukanya Samridhi Yojana (Girl Child Prosperity Scheme)

b) ‘Mukhyamantri Mahila Kosh’

c) Pradhan Mantri MUNDRA Yojana(PMMY)

d) Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyothi Bima Yojana(PMJJBY)

e) Atal Pension Yojana (APY)

4) Mumbai is the _____most expensive city according to Knight Frank Wealth Report 2018.

a) 20th

b) 21st

c) 16th

d) 15th

e) 12th

5) Which of the following is the Wealthiest City in China that tops the list with property prices appreciating by 27.4% in the last one year according to the index?

a) Hong kong

b) Beijing

c) Hefei

d) Guangzhou

e) Foshan

6) Who commissioned “The Wealth Report 2018“?

a) Poonam Malakondaiah

b) Shri KalingTayeng

c) Shri S. S. Yadav

d) Lord Andrew Hay.

e) Shri B.R Singh

7) Where did the World ATM Congress WATMC 2018 held?

a) Madrid, Spain

b) Beijing, China

c) Berlin, Germany

d) Paris, France

e) Rome, Italy

8) Name the portal launched by MSME for Women Entrepreneurs.

a) High Risk Pregnancy (HRP) Portal

b) Management Information System (MIS) portal

c) Vikas Samiksha Yatra

d) UdyamSakhi Portal

e) National Scholarship Portal

9) Who unveiled the Udyam Sakhi Portalin a program at the Ambedkar International Centre, New Delhi?

a) Santhosh Kumar Gangwar

b) Jitendra Singh

c) Hardeep Singh Puri

d) Giriraj Singh

e) Manoj Sinha

10) Name the event organized to mark the 70th anniversary of Indo-Russia ties?

a) World Food India 2017

b) India International Leather Fair

c) Vision for Future

d) India International Security Expo

e) Aahar – The International Food & Hospitality Fair,

11) Delhi Police launches’All Women Patrolling Squad’ in south district. What is the motto of it?

a) Be the World, you want to see

b) Be the change, you want to see

c) Be the girl, you want to see

d) Be the Woman, you want to see

e) Be the Mom, you want to see

Answer Key

1) d

2) a

3) b

4) c

5) d

6) d

7) a

8) d

9) d

10) c

11) b

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