Current Affairs December 2013 Quiz 4

31Which Social networking website was added to the benchmark Standard & Poor-s 500 Index in Dec 2013?
 A) LinkedIn
 B) Facebook
 C) Twitter
 D) None of These
32India was ranked ______ out of 177 countries on Global Corruption Perception Index 2013, released by Transparency International in Dec 2013.
 A) 79th
 B) 67th
 C) 82nd
 D) 94th
33Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited (RINL) has appointed its current Finance Director _______ as the Chairman and Managing Director of  the State-run steel maker-s from January 1, 2014.
 A) R.K Upadhyay
 B) P. Madhusudan
 C) Malay Mukherjee
 D) Anupam Shrivastava
34Who was appointed as the Managing Director (Corporate Banking) of State Bank of India (SBI) yesterday. As one of the four managing Directors, he will look after the corporate banking portfolio of the bank till the end of October 2015.
 C) P Pradeep Kumar
35Cadbury India has roped in which bollywood actor as brand ambesedor for its biscuits Oreo in India in Dec 2013?
 A) Ranbir Kapoor
 B) Salman Khan
 C) Shahrukh Khan
 D) Amitabh Bachchan
36Indian-American teenager ________ has been selected for the prestigious Ingenuity Award for revolutionizing nanotechnology that would upend industries ranging from automobiles to astronomy (announced in Dec 2013).
 A) Eesha Khare
 B) Saumil Bandyopadhyay
 C) Jay Tavare
 D) None of These
37Who sworn in as first openly gay prime minister of Luxembourg in Dec 2013? This paves the way for the introduction of social reforms such as same-sex marriage.
 A) Xavier Bettel
 B) Jean-Claude Juncker
 C) Jean Asselborn
 D) Elio Di Rupo
38The International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development  day is obnserved on______________
 A) 5-Dec
 B) 6-Dec
 C) 12-Dec
 D) 10-Dec
39International Olympics Committee (IOC) cleared the Indian athletes to participate in the 2014 Winter Olympics will be held in _______ in Dec 2013.
 A) China
 B) Switzerland
 C) UK
 D) Russia
40Which country has been ranked no 1  for doing business by Forbes magazine in Dec 2013?
 A) England
 B) Sweden
 D) Ireland

Check below for Answers:
31Ans) Facebook
32Ans) 94th
33Ans) P. Madhusudan
34Ans) P Pradeep Kumar
35Ans) Ranbir Kapoor
36Ans) Saumil Bandyopadhyay
37Ans) Xavier Bettel
38Ans) 5-Dec
39Ans) Russia
40Ans) Ireland