Current Affairs August 2013 Quiz - 4

31India-s overall inflation, measured by the Wholesale Price Index stood at ________ in July.
 A) 5.96%
 B) 5.79%
 C) 4.7%
 D) 4.91%
  
32Which Indian badminton player has created history by becoming the first Indian woman singles player to win a medal at the World Badminton Championships held at Guangzhou, China in August 2013?
 A) PV Sindhu
 B) Saina Nehawal
 C) Ratchanok Intanon
 D) Parupalli Kashyap
  
33India-s Retail inflation, measured by Consumer Price Index, stood at _______ in July.
 A) 9.87%
 B) 9.39%
 C) 9.64%
 D) 9.85%
  
34Yahoo Inc has appointed which veteran technology executive and Silicon Valley investor  as its new chairman in August 2013?
 A) Alfred J. Amoroso
 B) Stratton Sclavos
 C) Maynard Webb
 D) Roy J. Bostock
  
35Saba Anjum received the Arjuna award - 2013, presented in August 2013. She is associated with which sport?
 A) Hockey
 B) Wrestling
 C) Shooting
 D) Football
  
36Usain Bolt won how many gold medals of the 14th IAAF World Championships held in August 2013?
 A) One
 B) Two
 C) Four
 D) Three
  
37Who won the Cadet Girls singles title at the Guatemala Junior and Cadet Open Table Tennis championships held in August 2013?
 A) Neha Aggarwal
 B) Mouma Das
 C) Sagarika Ghosh
 D) Meena Parande
  
38India's Trade deficit stood at _________ in July (published in August 2013).
 A) USD 15.75 billion
 B) USD 13.43 billion
 C) USD 12.27 billion
 D) USD 11.35 billion
  
39"International Youth Day" is observed on __________________.
 A) 21-August
 B) 16-August
 C) 12 -August
 D) 18-August
  
40India has signed a loan agreement with the World Bank worth of _________ for its Low Income Housing Finance Project in August 2013.
 A) USD 50 million
 B) USD 150 million
 C) USD 100 million
 D) USD 200 million

 
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Answers...
31Ans) 5.79%
32Ans) P V Sindhu
33Ans) 9.64%
34Ans) Maynard Webb
35Ans) Hockey
36Ans) Three
37Ans) Sagarika Ghosh
38Ans) USD 12.27 billion
39Ans) 12 -August
40Ans) USD 100 million