Current Affairs August 2013 Quiz - 5

41India launched its first indigenous aircraft carrier __________ in August 2013.
 A) INS Arihant
 B) INS Vikrant
 C) INS Vikram
 D) INS Vikramaditya
42India-s Index of Industrial Production (IIP) growth stood at _________ in June 2013 <Announced in August 2013>.
 A) 2%
 B) -2.1%
 C) -1.6%
 D) -2.2%
43"Quit India Day" is observed on __________________.
 A) 8-August
 B) 6-August
 C) 9-August
 D) 18-August
44Janata Party was merged with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in August 2013. Who is head of Janata Party?
 A) Subramanian Swamy
 B) Rajnath Singh
 C) Arun Jetley
 D) Nitin Gadkari
45Indian submarine named ____________ faced accident and drowned after major fire broke out in August 2013; leading to death of 17 navy officers.
 A) INS Arihant
 B) INS Vikrant
 C) INS Vikram
 D) INS Sindhurakshak
46Who won Mali's Presidential elections held in August 2013 to become next President of Mali?
 A) Ibrahim Boubacar Keita
 B) Soumalia Cisse
 C) Amadou Toumani Touré
 D) Dioncounda Traoré
47Who has been appointed the Director General of CRPF (Central Reserve Police Force) in August 2013?
 A) Dilip Trivedi
 B) Sharad Kumar
 C) Pranay Sahay
 D) None of These
48Desh Prem Azad passed away in August 2013. He was coach of which former Indian Cricketer?
 A) Sachin Tendulkar
 B) Kapil Dev
 C) Ravi Shashtri
 D) Sunil Gavaskar
49Which Indian Cricketer received Arjuna Award 2013 (Presented in August 2013)?
 A) Yuvraj Singh
 B) Virat Kohli
 C) Suresh Raina
 D) Dinesh Karthik
50Sprint star Usain Bolt reclaimed his world 100m title after clocking a season's best 9.77 seconds in August 2013. He belongs to which country?
 A) UK
 C) Jamaica
 D) Cameron

Check below for answers..........
41Ans) INS Vikrant
42Ans) -2.2%
43Ans) 9-August
44Ans) Subramanian Swamy
45Ans) INS Sindhurakshak
46Ans) Ibrahim Boubacar Keita
47Ans) Dilip Trivedi
48Ans) Kapil Dev
49Ans) Virat Kohli
50Ans) Jamaica