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GK & Current Affairs – October 11, 2015

1. Valfajr is a smart torpedo system design and develop by which country? [A]Japan [B]China [C]Iran [D]Pakistan Answer: Iran Valfajr is a smart torpedo system that was design and develop by Iran. Torpedo has high speed and destructive explosive warheads approximately 220 kg. Valfajr can destroy naval targets in different weather and depth. 2. Who ..

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GK & Current Affairs – October 10, 2015

1. N Ramani, who passed away recently, was an eminent personality in which instrument? [A]Drums [B]Flute [C]Harmonium [D]Sarod Answer: Flute Dr. Natesan Ramani commonly known as N. Ramani or N. Flute Ramani, was an eminent Indian Carnatic flautist. Born in Tiruvarur in 1934, the birthplace of Carnatic Trinity Thyagaraja, Muthusamy Dikshitar and Shyama Shastry — ..

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GK & Current Affairs: October 8, 9, 2015

1. Who has been elected as the new head of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)? [A]Lee Hoi-chang [B]Rajendra Pachauri [C]Hoesung Lee [D]Jean-Pascal van Ypersele Show Answer Hoesung Lee The South Korean economist, Dr. Hoesung Lee (69) has been elected as the new chairperson of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) of United ..

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GK & Current Affairs: October 7, 2015

1. As per IMF predictions, Indian economy is expected to grow at how much percentage in 2016-17? [A]6.3% [B]7.4% [C]7.5 % [D]6.8% Answer: 7.5 % As per the International Monetary Fund (IMF) IMF’s latest World Economic Outlook (WEO) report, the Indian economy is expected to grow at 7.5% in 2016-17 as against China’s 6.3%. 2. ..

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GK & Current Affairs: October 5, 6, 2015

1. The International Day of the Girl Child is observed on which of the following days? [A]6 October [B]8 October [C]11 October [D]12 October Answer: 11 October The International Day of the Girl Child is celebrated on 11 October every year. In 2011, the United Nations General Assembly declared October 11 as the International Day ..

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GK & Current Affairs: October 4, 2015

1. Who emerged as the winner of 11th Hero MTB Himalaya 2015? [A]Luis Leao Pinto [B]Andi Seewald [C]Pau Zamora [D]Peter Butt Answer: Luis Leao Pinto Portuguese cyclist Luis Leao Pinto crowned King of Himalaya in the 11th Hero MTB Himalaya 2015. Pinto, who won the race in 2013 as well, clocked 24 hours, 16 minutes ..

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