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 ..

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 ..

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 ..

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 ..

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 ..

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 ..

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, ..

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. ..