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Current Affairs Objective Question 2008

Current Affairs Objective Question 2008

1. Who is the present Governor of the Maharashtra ? ______

(A) S.K.Singh

(B) S.S.Sidhu

(C) R.L.Bhatia

(D) S.C.jamir

Ans (D)

2. Who is selected for Ramon Magsaysay Award for Community Leadership for the year 2008?

(A) Kiran Desai

(B) Akio Ishii

(C) Gawad Kalinga Community Development Foundation

(D) Dr. Prakash Amte and Dr. Mandakini Amte

Ans (D)

3. The global summit of women 2008 concluded in June 2008 at -

(A) Cairo

(B) Vienna

(C) Tokyo

(D) Hanoi

Ans (D)

4. Who among the following has been selected for The Best Parliamentarian Award for 2007?

(A) Shri Man Mohan Singh

(B) Shri Mani Sankar Ayer

(C) P. Chidambaram

(D) Priyaranjan Das Munshi

Ans (D)

5. Who among the following will host 5th CISM World Military games 2011?

(A) Russia

(B) China

(C) Italy

(D) Brazil

Ans (D)

6. Who among the following was honored with "Mahatma Gandhi International Award for Reconciliation?

(A) Nelson Mandela

(B) Desmond Titu

(C) Olafur Ragnar

(D) Javed Akhtar

Ans (A)

7. G8 is a group of _____________

(A) Nuclear Supplying Countries.

(B) countries to look security of Globe.

(C) countries to have nuclear weapons.

(D) Un official forum of richest industrialized countries.

Ans (D)

8. From which book written by controversial writer Taslima Nasrin, few sentences were withdrawn?

(A) Dwikhanditha

(B) The Crescent and the Pen

(C) My Girlhood

(D) K.A

Ans (A)

9. Who among was selected for B.C.Roy National Award for the year 2006?

(A) Dr. Y.Nayudamma

(B) Dr. Ramesh Babu

(C) Dr. Avinash Chander

(D) Dr. Ghose

Ans (B)

10. Who is the first President of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal?

(A) Girija Prasad Koirala

(B) Ram Baran Yadav

(C) Prachanda

(D) Kul Bahadur Gurung

Ans (B)

11. Who is present Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission?

(A) Y.V.Reddy

(B) Man Mohan Sing

(C) Montek S. Ahluwalia

(D) V. Narayana Swamy

Ans (C)

12. Which of the following country changed as Democratic Federal Republic from Monarchy?

(A) Bhutan

(B) HongkOng

(C) Philippines

(D) Nepal

Ans (C)

13. Which of the following is being constructed to be the largest port in India?

(A) Krishna Patnam

(B) Visakha Patnam

(C) Cochi

(D) Chennai

Ans (A)

14. Who is present secretary for foreign affairs?

(A) Pranab Mukherji

(B) Anand Sharma

(C) Suresh Kalmadi

(D) Shiv Shankar Menon

Ans (D)

15. Who is the captain for Indian Team for Test Series in Sri Lanka?

(A) Mahendra Dhoni

(B) Yuvaraj Singh

(C) Anil Kumble

(D) Rahul Dravid

Ans (C)

16.The Best of Booker prize for 2008 has been won by -

(A) J.M.Kotzee

(B) J.G.Ferrari

(C) Salman Rushdie

(D) Pat Baskers

Ans (C)

17. Who is the winner of Dada Saheb Phalke Award for the year 2006 which was announced in July 2008 ?

(A). Shyam Benegal

(B). B.R.Chopra

(C). Saumitra Chatterjee

(D). Tapan Sinha

Ans (D)

18. Who among the following is the author of the book "Unaccustomed Earth"?

(A). Shobha De

(B). Arundhati Roy

(C). A. P. J. Kalam

(D). Jhumpa Lahiri

Ans (D)

19. Who among the following is the Chairman of the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT)?

(A) . Narendra Bahadur Singh

(B). R.S.Mathoda

(C). Anand Mahindra

(D). P.K.Mishra

Ans (A)

20. The International Film Festival of India in November 2008 will be held in -

(A). Goa

(B). Maharashtra

(C). Karnataka

(D). Kerala

Ans (A)

21. Who among the following won the men’s Wimbledon single title in July 2008 ?

(A). Roger Federer

(B). Andy Roddick

(C). Novak Djokovic

(D). Rafael Nadal

Ans (D)

22. Who among the following is the Miss Universe 2008 is—

(A) Riyo Mori

(B) Dayana Mendoza

(C) Lisa Lazarus

(D) Simaran Kaur MundI

Ans (B)

23. Who among the following is the winner of the Wimbledon open Tennis Tournament 2008 of the Women's Single Title ?

(A)Serena Williams

(B)Venus Wlliams

(C)Maria Sharapova

(D)Ana Ivanovic

Ans (B)

24.Who among the following is the present President of International Cricket of council ?

(A). David Morgan

(B). Haroon Lorgat

(C). Sharad Pawar

(D). Kapil Dev

Ans (A)

25. Who among the following was the selected for Nepal Peace Award for 2008?

(A) Nepal Former King Gyanendra

(B) Nepal Mavoist Chairman Prachanda

(C) Nepal Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala

(D) None of these


26. Who has been named as NASSCOM,s Global Indian Award for 2008 ?

A). Anil Ambani

(B). Mukesh Ambani

(C). Ratan Tata

(D). Laxmi N.Mittal

Ans (C)

27. Which commercial bank among the following has made a record of opening 101 new branches in a single day ?

A) . Punjab National Bank

(B). State Bank Of India

(C). Bank of India

(D). Union Bank Of India

Ans (B)

28. As per data released by RBI on May 23, 2008 , foreign exchange reserves stood at -

A) . $ 302.52 billion

(B). $ 306.52 billion

(C). $ 316.17 billion

(D). $ 345.65 billion

Ans (C)




Objective 10 questions

1. Why the document you created at home displays with a different font at school?

Because you have a different printer at school than at home Because you have a different monitor at school than at home

font you used at home is not installed on your school computer Because the version of Windows is different

2. Which keyboard shortcut centers selected text?

Ctrl+C Alt+C There is no keyboard shortcut for this operation Ctrl+E

3. What is the default file extension for all Word documents?


4. Which key moves your cursor from one cell to the next in a table?

Tab Shift Enter Ctrl+Enter

5. How many different documents can you have open at one time?

No more that three Only one As many as your computer memory will hold No more than your Taskbar can display

6. In order to email a Word document from within Word:

Go to File/Send To/Mail Recipient Save the file as an email attachment Start Outlook and attach the file while open in Word This is an impossible operation

7. Which keystroke will take you at the beginning or the end of a long document?

Ctrl+PageUp and Ctrl+PageDown Shift+Home and Shift+End Ctrl+Home and Ctrl+End The only way is by using the right scroll bar

8. How many margins are on a page?

Two (header and footer) Four (top, bottom, right, left) Two (landscape and Portrait) Two (top and bottom)

9.In order to save a Word document as a web page you need to:

Put the appropriate graphics and links on the document Save the document in simple text format Use your web browser as an editor and save as URL Save as HTML

10. A document in portrait prints:

The same characters per line with the same document in landscape More characters per line than the same document in landscape Less characters per line than the same document in landscape Smaller fonts in order to fit the same amount of characters per line with landscape




1. Femina Miss India World award for 2012 has been awarded to –

Vanya Mishra
Prachi Mishra
SimranKaur Mundi
Crystle Stewart

2. Who among the following is the winner of the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award for the year 2011? –

Sachin Tendulkar
Saurav Ganguli
Sanjeeva Kumar Singh
Gagan Narang

3. The Mascot of the 2008 Olympic Games was-


4. Which among the following has won 2012 IPL Tournament?

Chennai Super Kings
Kolkata Knight Riders
Deccon Chargers
Delhi Daredevils

5. Who has written “Unaccustomed Earth” ?

Jhumpa Laheri
Kiran Desai
Arundhati Roy
Khushwant Singh

6. Which of the following has been selected for best parliamentarian of the year award 2007 ?

Priya Ranjan Das Munshi
Mani Shankar Aiyyar
Sushama Swaraj

7. Duwuri Subbarao's name was in news recently as he has taken over as the Governor of

8. ISRO has launched successfully RISAT-1 satellites through PSLV-C19 on -

15th March,2012
30th March,2012
26th April,2012
4th May,2012

9. Which country was host 15th SAARC Summit in 2008 ?

Sri Lanka

10. Who among the following is the winner of the Wimbledon open Tennis Tournament 2008 of the Women's Single Title ? 

Serena Williams
Venus Wlliams
Maria Sharapova
Ana Ivanovic

Ana Ivanovic