Current Affairs May 2013 Quiz - 11

101Which Global Internet company acquired New York-based blogging service Company Tumblr for USD 1.1 billion in May 2013?
 A) Google
 B) Yahoo
 C) Facebook
 D) LinkedIn
  
102Who won the Italian Open Men-s singles title held in May 2013?
 A) David Ferrer
 B) Andy Murray
 C) Roger Federer
 D) Rafael Nadal
  
103US President will award the highest civilian honour of the USA, the Presidential Medal of Freedom to which woman astronaut (announced in May 2013)?
 A) Kathryn Sullivan
 B) Sunita Williams
 C) Sally Ride
 D) Ellen Ochoa
  
104"World Telecommunication Day" is observed on __________.
 A) 31-May
 B) 17-May
 C) 24-May
 D) 15-May
  
105Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion Council (ESC) has appointed whom as the Chairman for 2013-15 in May 2013?
 A) S. Radhakrishnan
 B) Rao C.Kasarabada
 C) Vinod Sharma
 D) None of These
  
106Which team won the 3rd Hockey India Sub-Junior Men National Championship held in May 2013?
 A) Haryana
 B) Odisha
 C) Jharkhand
 D) Punjab
  
107Which US singer-songwriter became the first woman to receive the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize in May 2013?
 A) Aretha Franklin
 B) Carly Simon
 C) Carole King
 D) Joni Mitchell
  
108China's new premier __________ visited India on his first foreign trip to India from 19th to 22nd May 2013 to strengthen ties between to major Asian economies.
 A) Xi Jinping
 B) Wen Jiabao
 C) Li Keqiang
 D) Hu Jintao
  
109Which IPL team won the sixth edition of IPL title held in April-May 2013?
 A) Chennai Super Kings
 B) Rajasthan Royals
 C) Sunrisers Hyderabad
 D) Mumbai Indians
  
110Acclaimed Bengali filmmaker Rituparno Ghosh passed away in Kolkata in May 2013. He received "National Film Awards - Special Jury Award" for which of his flim in 2012?
 A) Sunglass
 B) Chitrangada
 C) Noukadubi
 D) Abohoman

 
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Answers
101Ans) Yahoo
102Ans) Rafael Nadal
103Ans) Sally Ride
104Ans) 17-May
105Ans) Vinod Sharma
106Ans) Odisha
107Ans) Carole King
108Ans) Li Keqiang
109Ans) Mumbai Indians
110Ans) Chitrangada