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1 . The 50th anniversary of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) was recently hosted by which of the following countries?
A. United States B. India
C. Japan D. Brazil

2 . Who won the 2016 World Chess Championship?
A. Magnus Carlsen B. Garry Kasparov
C. Sergey Karjakin D. Viswanathan Anand

3 . What was the theme of the 2016 World AIDS Day?
A. Hands up for #HIVprevention
B. The time to act is now
C. Getting to zero
D. None of the above

4 . The UNESCO recently added rumba dance to its coveted list of Intangible Cultural Heritage. The dance belongs to which of the following countries?
A. Brazil B. Iran
C. United States D. Cuba

5 . Which of the following departments of the United Nations recently launched a new strategy to maximize its peace operations' efficiency in the use of natural resources?
A. Department of Economic and Social Affairs
B. United Nations Development Programme
C. United Nations Environment Programme
D. Department of Field Support