Current Affairs August 2013 Quiz - 2

11What is the name of India-s first indigenously built nuclear-powered submarine whose Nuclear Reactor went critical in August 2013?
 A) INS Vikrant
 B) INS Arihant
 C) INS Vikram
 D) INS Aakrosh
  
12Who has been appointed as the new Director of National School of Drama in August 2013?
 A) Waman Kendre
 B) Anuradha Kapur
 C) Girish Karnad
 D) None of These
  
13Who broke a world record after winning the 100 metres in 1 minute and 4.35 seconds at the 15th FINA World Championships held in Barcelona, Spain in August 2013?
 A) Ruta Meilutyte
 B) Katie Ledecky
 C) Katinka Hosszú
 D) Yuliya Yefimova
  
14Which country has granted one year Asylum to Edward J. Snowden, the National Security Agency leaker of UDA? Edward Joseph Snowden is an American resident, who leaked several details of the mass surveillance programme of US and British Government in June 2013.
 A) Russia
 B) Cuba
 C) Venezuela
 D) Mexico
  
15Which Indian badminton player received Arjuna Award 2013 (Presented in August 2013)?
 A) PV Sindhu
 B) Saina Nehawal
 C) Ratchanok Intanon
 D) Parupalli Kashyap
  
16India's junior girls hockey team secured ________ position in the junior women hockey World Cup held in August 2013. Best ever performance by girls' hockey team.
 A) Third
 B) Fourth
 C) Second
 D) Fifth
  
17Which Indian Bowler has become the first Indian bowler to top the bowlers' chart in the latest ICC ODI Player Rankings published in August 2013 after former captain Anil Kumble claimed the iconic position way back in 1996?
 A) Ravindra Jadeja
 B) Ravichandran Ashwin
 C) Ishant Sharma
 D) Praveen Kumar
  
18"Organ Donation Day" is observed on __________________.
 A) 12-August
 B) 11-August
 C) 9-August
 D) 6-August
  
19Which Country unveiled its biggest warship since World War II named -Izumo- in August 2013?
 A) South Korea
 B) Japan
 C) China
 D) North Korea
  
20Whon won the Zimbabwe Parliamentary Election held in August 2013 to become next President of the South African Nation?
 A) Welshman Ncube
 B) Morgan Tsvangirai
 C) Robert Mugabe
 D) Tendai Biti

 
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Answers...
11Ans) INS Arihant
12Ans) Waman Kendre
13Ans) Ruta Meilutyte
14Ans) Russia
15Ans) PV Sindhu
16Ans) Third
17Ans) Ravindra Jadeja
18Ans) 6-August
19Ans) Japan
20Ans) Robert Mugabe