Current Affairs November 2013 Quiz 1

1Which Indian Cricketer became the third cricketer in the world to score a double hundred in an ODI match after Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Shewag in Nov 2013?
 A) Sikhar Dhawan
 B) Virat Kohli
 C) Rohit Sharma
 D) Yuvraj Singh
2Which company acquired over-the-counter (OTC) skincare brand Caladryl in India from Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc in Nov 2013?
 A) Piramal Enterprises
 B) Lupin
 C) Sun Pharma
 D) Aurobindo Pharma
3What is the name of the international envoy who completed a visit to muster support for peace talks with Syria in Nov 2013?
 A) Ban Ki?moon
 B) Lakhdar Brahimi
 C) Sergey Lavrov
 D) Nabil Elaraby
4"World Radiography Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 14-Nov
 B) 9-Nov
 C) 5-Nov
 D) 11-Nov
5Bosch Ltd has appointed whom as the Regional President for Automotive Aftermarket business in India in Nov 2013?
 A) Steven Sinofsky
 B) Doug McMillon
 C) Paul Allen
 D) Guenter Weber
6How many major central banks in the world made currency swap arrangements permanent in Nov 2013 as a prudent liquidity backstop  in case of future global financial strains?
 A) Five
 B) Seven
 C) Six
 D) Eight
7William C. Lowe, who worked for IBM, passed away on 19th October. He was well known for Inventing ____________.
 A) Personal Computer (PC)
 B) Mouse
 C) Keyboard
 D) Mainframe
8Famous global magazine Forbes has announced whom as the most powerful woman in the world for the third consecutive year in Nov 2013?
 A) Dilma Rousseff
 B) Angela Merkel
 C) Melinda Gates
 D) Hilary Clinton
9Which company launched a new flagship Android phone yesterday, a Nexus 5 which runs the latest version of the mobile operating system dubbed 'KitKat' in Nov 2013?
 B) Samsung
 C) Google
 D) Apple
10India has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for cooperation in broadcasting with which country in Nov 2013?
 A) Brazil
 B) Mexico
 C) Cuba
 D) Peru

Check below for answers.........
1Ans) Rohit Sharma
2Ans) Piramal Enterprises
3Ans) Lakhdar Brahimi
4Ans) 5-Nov
5Ans) Guenter Weber
6Ans) Six
7Ans) Personal Computer (PC)
8Ans) Angela Merkel
9Ans) Google
10Ans) Cuba