Current Affairs October 2013 Quiz - 11

101US President Barack Obama has appointed whom as the new Chairman of Federal Reserves in Oct 2013, which is also considered to the second most important job in the US?
 A) Janet Yellen
 B) Lawrence Summers
 C) Ben Bernanke
 D) Timothy Geithner
102Who won the Japanese Grand Prix held in Oct 2013?
 A) Sebastian Vettel
 B) Fernando Alonso
 C) Lewis Hamilton
 D) Kimi Raikkonen
103Which financial company has been awarded with Golden Peacock Award for -HR Excellence for 2013- at a function in London in Oct 2013?
 A) State Bank of India
 B) Reliance Capital
 C) Muthoot Finance
104Which country to host next year's Nato (North Atlantic Treaty Org.) summit for the first time since the end of the cold war in 1990 (announced in Oct 2013)?
 A) Germany
 B) UK
 C) Russia
105"UN International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction" is observed on ____________.
 A) 14-Oct
 B) 11-Oct
 C) 19-Oct
 D) 13-Oct
106Sri Lanka-s cabinet was expanded in Oct 2013 with the inclusion of nine new Deputy Ministers. The new Deputy Ministers include which former Sri Lankan Cricketer?
 A) Muttiah Muralitharan
 B) Sanath Jayasuriya
 C) Chaminda Vaas
 D) Arjuna Ranatunga
107More than 120 pilgrims were Killed and Several Injured in a stampede near a Temple at Datia in Oct 2013. Datia is in which Indian state?
 A) Haryana
 B) Chattishgarh
 C) Madhya Pradesh
 D) Uttar Pradesh
108India-s overall inflation, measured by the Wholesale Price Index stood at ________ in September.
 A) 6.96%
 B) 6.46 %
 C) 6.1%
 D) 5.85%
109Who is set to be appointed as head coach of the Indian men-s hockey team after the Sports Authority of India recommended his name to the Sports Ministry in Oct 2013?
 A) Terry Walsh
 B) Michael Nobbs
 C) Roelant Oltmans
 D) Barry Dancer
110President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday conferred the Presidential Award for Classical Tamil 2009-10 and 2010-11 in Oct 2013. Was was conferred with prestigious Tolkappiyar award?
 A) Vaani Arivaalan
 B) R. Chandrasekhar
 C) C. Muthamizhselvan
 D) Iravathram Mahadevan

Check below for answers.........
101Ans) Janet Yellen
102Ans) Sebastian Vettel
103Ans) Muthoot Finance
104Ans) UK
105Ans) 13-Oct
106Ans) Sanath Jayasuriya
107Ans) Madhya Pradesh
108Ans) 6.46 %
109Ans) Terry Walsh
110Ans) Iravathram Mahadevan