Current Affairs January 2013 Quiz 2

11Who has been selected for the -Kirti Chakra- award for his bravery efforts in counter- terrorist operations in Jammu and Kashmir in Jan 2013 and awarded the chakra on the Republic day?
 A) Abup J Manjali
 B) Navdeep Singh
 C) Kamaldeep Singh
 D) Deepak Sharma
  
12US Economic growth for the fourth quarter of 2012 stood at?
 A) 1.5%
 B) 0.5%
 C) 0.1%
 D) -0.1%
  
13World anti Leprosy Day is observed on?
 A) 10th Jan
 B) 15th Jan
 C) 25th Jan
 D) 30th Jan
  
14Indian author UR Ananthamurthy has been shortlisted among other ten authors for prestigious International Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2013 in Jan 2013. He is a famous _____ author.
 A) Malayalam
 B) Telegu
 C) Kannada
 D) Tamil
  
15Who won the Czech Republic's first direct presidential election held in January 2013?
 A) Karel Schwarzenberg
 B) Vaclav Klaus
 C) Milos Zeman
 D) Jan Fischer
  
16IMF has pegged India-s economic growth rate at _____ for 2013, announced during the WEF even at Davos in Jan 2013.
 A) 5.5%
 B) 5.9%
 C) 6.4%
 D) 5.1%
  
17India has successfully test fired a ballistic missile with a strike range of around 1500 kilometers from an underwater platform in Bay of Bengal in Jan 2013. What is the name of this submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM)?
 A) K-3
 B) K-5
 C) K-10
 D) K-6
  
18ING group sold its 26% stake in its Insurance joint venture ING Vysya Life Insurance Company Limited ( IVL) in Jan 2013 to exit Indian Insurance sector. Which company/group bought the stake from it?
 A) Enam Group
 B) Exide Industries
 C) HDFC Bank
 D) Gujarat Ambuja
  
19Mumbai team won the Ranji trophy after defeating Saurashtra at Wankhede  in Jan 2013. This is Mumbai's _____ Ranji Trophy title.
 A) 44th
 B) 40th
 C) 41st
 D) 43rd
  
20David Headley, who helped the terrorists in the 2008 Mumbai attack by videotaping the sites, has been sentenced _____ in prison by a US court in Jan 2013.
 A) 30 years
 B) 32 years
 C) 35 years
 D) 40 years

 
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Current Affairs January 2013 Quiz - 2 Answers
11Ans) Abup J Manjali
12Ans) -0.1%
13Ans) 30th Jan
14Ans) Kannada
15Ans) Milos Zeman
16Ans) 5.9%
17Ans) K-5
18Ans) Exide Industries
19Ans) 40th
20Ans) 35 years