Current Affairs October 2012 Quiz – 12

111 RBI has also lowered India’s FY 2012-13 GDP growth forecast to ____ compared to earlier forecast of 6.5% during its monetary policy review meet in October 2012.
  A) 6%
  B) 5.8%
  C) 6.2%
  D) 5.5%
   
112 India’s Finance Minister P Chidambaram has recently rolled out his new Fiscal Consolidation plan in October 2012 in order to reduce fiscal deficit to ______ by 2016-17.
  A) 3.5%
  B) 3%
  C) 4%
  D) 2.5%
   
113 Hilary Mantel has won the 2012 Booker prize for novel “Bring up the Bodies” which is the second book in a historical trilogy. Earlier she won the Booker prize in which year as well for the first novel in the trilogy named “Wolf Hall”?
  A) 2010
  B) 2007
  C) 2008
  D) 2009
   
114 India’s Pankaj Advani has recently won World billiards title after defeating the defending champion Mike Russell by 1,895-1,216 in the final. This is his ______ world title so far.
  A) 5th
  B) 7th
  C) 10th
  D) 9th
   
115 Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Awards is provided in which category?
  A) Social work
  B) Literature
  C) Arts
  D) Sciene
   
116 India’s former skipper Saurav Ganguly has announced his retirement from Domestic first class cricket and IPL matches as well. He has been part of which team for last 2 years?
  A) Deccan Chargers
  B) Pune Warrior
  C) Kolkata Knight Riders
  D) Chennai Super Kings
   
117 which team won the Champions League T20 2012 title in October 2012?
  A) Chennai Super Kings
  B) Sydney Sixers
  C) Lions
  D) Mumbai Indians
   
118 After recent cabinet reshuffle in October 2012, fwho is the new MoS for Human Resources Development?
  A) Chiranjeevi
  B) S. Jaipal Reddy
  C) Shashi Tharoor
  D) Ashwani Kumar
   
119 Which Indian Airlines has retained the number one position in the month of September as well with market share of 27.2%?
  A) Indigo
  B) Jet Airways
  C) Indian Airlines
  D) Spice Jet
   
120 Minister of Human Resources Kapil Sibal has recently signed four memorandums of understanding between education institutes with Minister of Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment, Steven Joyce. The other country associated in the MoU is?
  A) Australia
  B) New Zealand
  C) France
  D) UK

 

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  1. Current Affairs October 2012 Quiz – 12 Answers…
    111 Ans) 5.8%
    112 Ans) 3%
    113 Ans) 2009
    114 Ans) 7th
    115 Ans) Sciene
    116 Ans) Pune Warrior
    117 Ans) Sydney Sixers
    118 Ans) Shashi Tharoor
    119 Ans) Indigo
    120 Ans) New Zealand

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