Latest GK Current Affairs Questions May 17

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Here, I am providing Latest GK Current Affairs Questions (May 17) for those learners who are preparing for competitive exams. In this post, I have updated the most important questions answers around the Daily GK with the latest today current affairs questions and answers about many topics covered. 
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Latest GK Current Affairs Questions May 17

Q.1 Who is appointed as New Chairman of ITC?

(A) Sanjiv Puri

(B) Vishal Puri

(C) Suresh Rajan

(D) Vikram Kumar

Ans .  A

Q.2 ISRO launched a 2-week long summer vacation residential program. It was named as;

(A) Yuva Vaigyanik Kendra (Yuvika-2019)

(B) Yuva Vaigyanic Karyakram (Yuvika-2019)

(C) Yuva Vaigyanic Hrishikesh (Yuvika-2019)

(D) Yuva Vaigyanic Kaushal Vikas Yojana (Yuvika-2019)

Ans .  B

Q.3 Scientists from this university has created the World's Smallest Colour Pixels by trapping the particles of light.

(A) Oxford University

(B) University of Cambridge

(C) Harvard University

(D) University College London

Ans .  B

Q.4 The International Day of Families or IDF is observed on May 15 every year. It's the theme for 2019 is;

(A) Families, education and well-being

(B) Families and inclusive societies

(C) Families and Climate Action: Focus on SDG 13

(D) Ensuring work-family balance

Ans .  C

Q.5 Who won the women's singles title at the 2019 Madrid Open tennis tournament?

(A) Gabriela Dabrowski

(B) Simonahalep

(C) Kiki Bertens

(D) Barborastrycova

Ans .  C

Q.6 Who won the International Cricketer of the Year Award in CEAT International Cricket Awards 2019?

(A) MS Dhoni

(B) Virat Kohli

(C) Rohit Sharma

(D) Shikhar Dhawan

Ans .  B

Q.7 The name of the 100% recyclable plastic created by the U.S. Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Lab in California is;

(A) Polydiketoenamine(PDK)

(B) Polyethylene Terephthalate(PETE)

(C) Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC)

(D) Polypropylene (PP)

Ans .  A

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