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QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – August 27, 2016

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz

August 27, 2016




August 23rd, 2016 (Click Here): Question 4 on Khel Ratna Award and Rio Olympics – The question is basically asking for who the medal winners at the Olympics were.

Answer will remain the same, option ‘c’ that is.


August 25th, 2016 (Click Here): Question 2 on communities mentioned in news and associated nations – The explanation in the solution clearly mentions the nations that are associated with the Kurds. The intention of the question was to make one aware of the many countries that the Kurds are spread across. The answer will remain the same.


The following quiz will have 5-10 MCQs . The questions are mainly framed from The Hindu  and PIB news articles.

This quiz is intended to introduce you to concepts and certain important facts relevant to UPSC IAS civil services preliminary exam 2016. It is not a test of your knowledge. If you score less, please do not mind. Read again sources provided and try to remember better.

Please try to enjoy questions, discuss the concepts and facts they try to test from you and suggest improvements.

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The following Quiz is based on the Hindu, PIB and other news sources. It is a current events based quiz. Solving these questions will help retain both concepts and facts relevant to UPSC IAS civil services exam.

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