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Posted by Manas on October 1st, 2013

GK Quiz – 1 October 2013

4681 The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has released a discussion paper titled ‘Banking Structure in India – The Way Forward’ in August 2013 in which it has suggested a _________ structure for the domestic banking industry.
A) Three- tier
B) Four- tier
C) Two- tier
D) None of These
4682 Nearly 1500 people including women and children were killed in the toxic gas attack in which country in August 2013?
A) Egypt
B) Syria
C) Iran
D) Afganisthan
4683 Who will become the next Chairperson of the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) (announced in August 2013)?
A) Pramod Deo
B) Gireesh B. Pradhan
C) L C Goyal
D) None of These
4684 The US economic growth has been revised upward to ______ (annualized) in the second quarter of the current year (announced in August 2013).
A) 2%
B) 2.2%
C) 2.5%
D) 1.8%
4685 Which conservationist and mountaineer was selected for the Sir Edmund Hillary Mountain Legacy Medal in August 2013?
A) Harshwanti Bisht
B) Ang Rita Sherpa
C) Scott MacLennan
D) Alton C. Byers
4686 The Reserve Bank of India notified the hike in the investment ceiling for foreign direct investment (FDI) in Asset Reconstruction Companies (ARCs) from existing 49% to ________ to attract more FDI in August 2013.
A) 80%
B) 100%
C) 74%
D) 85%
4687 The Indian Air Force (IAF) has landed its C-130J Super Hercules Transport Plane at the World’s highest airstrip located in _________ in August 2013.
A) Arunachal Pradesh
B) Ladakh
C) Himachal Pradesh
D) Sikkim
4688 Who took over as the new head of the the UN Entity for Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women (UN Women) in August 2013?
A) Kgalema Motlanthe
B) Pumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka
C) Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma
D) Thabo Mbeki
4689 Yasin Bhatkal, has been arrested in a joint operation between the central intelligence agencies and Bihar police in August 2013. He is Co-founder and mastermind of which organization?
A) Indian Mujahideen
B) Lashkar-e-Taiba
C) Al-Qaeda
D) None of These
4690 Who won the first gold for India in the boys’ squash final in the second Asian Youth Games held in August 2013?
A) Kush Kumar
B) Gaurav Nandarjog
C) Saurav Ghosal
D) Ankita Sharma

 

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GK Quiz – 1 October 2013 Correct Answers………

4681 Ans) Four- tier
4682 Ans) Syria
4683 Ans) Gireesh B. Pradhan
4684 Ans) 2.5%
4685 Ans) Harshwanti Bisht
4686 Ans) 74%
4687 Ans) Ladakh
4688 Ans) Pumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka
4689 Ans) Indian Mujahideen
4690 Ans) Kush Kumar

 

 

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