Current Affairs August 2013 Quiz - 12

111Who won the UEFA Best Player in Europe award for 2012/13 in recognition for his part in his club's unprecedented Champions League, Bundesliga and German Cup treble?
A) Franck Ribery
B) Lionel Messi
C) Andres Iniesta
D) Thomas Müller
112Seamus Heaney passed away in August 2013. was awarded the Nobel Prize for ________ in 1995 .
A) Medicine
B) Physics
C) Economics
D) Literature
113Which European Football club won UEFA Super Cup in August 2013?
A) Chelsea
B) Real Madrid
C) Bayern Munich
D) Manchester United
114Which Social networking site  launched "Internet.org" to make Internet access affordable for all in August 2013?
A) LinkedIn
B) Google+
C) Facebook
D) None of These
115The British government Thursday appointed whom as director general for UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) in India in August 2013?
A) Ranjan Mathai
B) Nick Baird
C) Stephen Green
D) Kumar Iyer
116India signed a Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA) with which Asian country which came into force from 1st August 2013? It is expected to cover more than 90% of the bilateral trade between India and the other country.
A) Japan
B) China
C) Malaysia
D) Thailand
117Which Indian zoo launched Adoption of Zoo Animals Scheme with an aim to create awareness and love for the wildlife among general public in August 2013?
A) Rajiv Gandhi Zoological Park, Pune
B) National Zoological Park Delhi
C) Alipore Zoological Garden, Kolkata
D) Nandankanan Zoo, Bhubaneswar
118Which sportsperson wrote the book named "Moonballer" (Launched in August 2013)?
A) Nirupama Vaidyanathan
B) Vijay Amritraj
C) Mahesh Bhupathi
D) Leander Paes
119Which euro zone country has the highest unemployment rate of 27.6% as per July data (Announced in August 2013)?
A) Spain
B) Greece
C) Portugal
D) Austria
120Retired justice R A Mehta has refused to take charge of State Lokayukta of which state despite the clearance from the Supreme Court in August 2013?
A) Maharashtra
B) Goa
C) Gujarat
D) Haryana

 
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Answers...
111Ans) Franck Ribery
112Ans) Literature
113Ans) Bayern Munich
114Ans) Facebook
115Ans) Kumar Iyer
116Ans) Japan
117Ans) Alipore Zoological Garden, Kolkata
118Ans) Nirupama Vaidyanathan
119Ans) Greece
120Ans) Gujarat