Current Affairs November 2013 Quiz 14

131Which Cricketer has became the fastest batsman to score 5000 runs in one-day internationals in Nov 2013?
 A) Alstrair Cook
 B) Virat Kohli
 C) Rohit Sharma
 D) George Bailey
  
132Magnus Carlsen  has become the world chess champion after defeating Vishwanathan Anand in Nov 2013. He belongs to which country?
 A) Russia
 B) Sweden
 C) Norway
 D) UK
  
133The government has slapped an additional penalty of USD 792 million on which Oil and Gas company for producing less than targeted natural gas from its eastern offshore KG-D6 block in Nov 2013?
 A) Reliance Industries
 B) Essar Oil
 C) ONGC
 D) BP
  
134Indian tennis player Sania Mirza came back into the top 10 of the world women's doubles to _______ rank in the latest WTA Team Rankings issued in Nov 2013.
 A) Seventh
 B) Eighth
 C) Ninth
 D) Tenth
  
135Which Indian American was sworn in as the US Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia in Nov 2013, first time an Indian-American is heading the South Asia Bureau?
 A) Gargee Ghosh
 B) Neal Katyal
 C) Nisha Desai Biswal
 D) None of These
  
136India successfully tested its nuclear-capable ballistic missile _______ from a naval ship in the Bay of Bengal in Nov 2013. which is a naval version of the nuclear-capable ballistic missile Prithvi.
 A) Brahmos
 B) Shiva
 C) Dhanush
 D) Agni
  
137The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has directed Public Sector Banks (PSBs) to provide loans to women self-help groups (SHGs) at _______ per annum to avail the benefit of interest rate subvention scheme under the Swarnajayanti Gram Swarozgar Yojana-Aajeevika (SGSY) scheme in Nov 2013.
 A) 7.5%
 B) 5%
 C) 6%
 D) 7%
  
138G. Ramachandran, former Union Finance Secretary passed away in Nov. He played a critical role in financial policies, including the nationalisation of banks and published his memoirs in a book titled __________.
 A) Banking Nationalization and After effects
 B) Working with Giants
 C) Walking with Giants
 D) None of These
  
139Which footballer was presented with a record third -Golden Boot- award in Nov 2013 for scoring the most goals in Europe's domestic leagues last season?
 A) Lionel Messi
 B) Cristiano Ronaldo
 C) Andrés Iniesta
 D) Andrés Iniesta
  
140Which male tennis player ranked as the world number one at the end of the 2013 season as per the latest WTA ranking published in Nov 2013?
 A) Roger Federer
 B) Andy Murray
 C) Novak Djokovic
 D) Rafael Nadal

 
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Answers...
131Ans) Virat Kohli
132Ans) Norway
133Ans) Reliance Industries
134Ans) Ninth
135Ans) Nisha Desai Biswal
136Ans) Dhanush
137Ans) 7%
138Ans) Walking with Giants
139Ans) Lionel Messi
140Ans) Rafael Nadal