Monthly Archives: November 2013

Current Affairs Quiz: November 24, 25, 2013

1. Which among the following is the largest steel producing company of the world? [A]ArcelorMittal [B]Nippon Steel [C]Hebei Group [D]Baosteel Group ArcelorMittal Options A, B, C and D are largest steel producers of the world respectively. 2. Which of the following correctly represents the world’s top four largest steel producing countries? [A]China, Japan, US and […]

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Current Affairs : November 22, 23, 2013

1. The Dhanush missile is a naval variant of India’s indigenously developed ___missile? [A]Akash [B]Trishul [C]Agni [D]Prithvi Prithvi Dhanush is a variant of the surface-to-surface Prithvi II missile, which has been developed for the Indian Navy. It is capable of carrying both conventional as well as nuclear warheads with pay-load capacity of 500 kg and […]

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Current Affairs: November 20, 21, 2013

1. The United Nation Environment Programme (UNEP) has recently issued a warning about the nitrous oxide, which is now biggest threat to the ozone layer. Which among the following is the biggest human activity, that causes maximum nitrous oxide emission? [A]Agriculture [B]Industries [C]Mining [D]Automobiles Agriculture Nitrous oxide is one of several greenhouse agents which are […]

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Current Affairs: November 18, 19, 2013

1. Who among the following will be awarded the “Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development for 2013”? [A]Julian Gillard [B]Hilary Clinton [C]Angela Merkel [D]Sheikh Hasina Angela Merkel German Chancellor Angela Markel will be awarded the “Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development for 2013”. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh headed jury has chosen […]

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Current Affairs: November 16, 17, 2013

1. The “Swarm Mission”, which aims to study the Earth’s magnetic field is proposed to be launched by? [A]NASA [B]European Space Agency [C]ISRO [D]Russian Space Agency European Space Agency Swarm is a European Space Agency mission to study the Earth’s magnetic field. The swarm constellation consists of three satellites to be placed in two different […]

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Current Affairs : November 14-15, 2013

1. At present, the funds allowed to members of Parliament for spending on local area development under the Member of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS) scheme are __? [A]Rs. 1 Crore per Year [B]Rs. 2 Crore per Year [C]Rs. 5 Crore per year [D]Rs. 10 Crore per Year Rs. 5 Crore per year Member […]

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Current Affairs: November 12, 13, 2013

1. Srishsti Rana, who has recently won Miss Asia Pacific World 2013 crown, hails from which among the following states? [A]Kerala [B]Haryana [C]Tripura [D]Assam Haryana Srishsti Rana won the Miss Asia Pacific World 2013 crown in late October 2013. This is the second win in a row at the Miss Asia Pacific World pageant. Earlier, […]

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Current Affairs: November 10, 11, 2013

1. National Education Day is observed on November 11 every year. Who among the following leaders is remembered on this occasion? [A]Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan [B]Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad [C]Swami Vivekanand [D]Dr. Rajendra Prasad Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad To commemorate the birth anniversary of Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad, National Education Day is observed on November 11. […]

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Current Affairs: November 8-9, 2013

1. As per the latest data, which of the following cities has more internet user than any other city in the country? [A]Mumbai [B]New Delhi [C]Chennai [D]Kolkata Mumbai At 12 million, Mumbai has more internet users than any other city in the country, according to data released by the Internet and Mobile Association of India […]

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Current Affairs: November 7, 2013

1. The “Rabaa sign” has recently become a symbol of protest against the military coup in __ ? [A]Syria [B]Egypt [C]Cuba [D]Turkey Egypt The “Rabaa sign” has become the symbol of protests against the military coup in Egypt and the center of the anti-coup protests, Rabaa al-Adawiya Square. Made by raising four fingers with thumb […]

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