Current Affairs October 2013 Quiz - 8

71Who has been appointed as the Chairman of India-s largest bank, State Bank of India in Oct 2013?
 A) Nishi Vasudeva
 B) Shubhalakshmi Panse
 C) Arundhati Bhattacharya
 D) Archana Bhargava
72Japan-based Line Corporation, a provider of instant messaging service, has roped in which Bollywood actress as its brand ambassador for India in Oct 2013?
 A) Kareena Kapoor
 B) Katrina Kaif
 C) Deepika Padukone
 D) Parineeti Chopra
73Which PSU bank has bagged the Golden Peacock Award for excellence in corporate governance 2013 in oct 2013?
 A) Punjab National Bank
 B) Canara Bank
 C) Dena Bank
 D) Bank of Baroda
74Which Indian PSU Bank has entered into a bancassurance tie-up with Apollo Munich Health Insurance (AMHI) in Oct 2013?
 A) Canara Bank
 B) bank of Baroda
 C) Punjab National Bank
 D) IDBI Bank
75"World Post Office Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 4-Oct
 B) 8-Oct
 C) 9-Oct
 D) 3-Oct
76Who all have jointly won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2013 for devising computer simulations that are used to understand and predict chemical processes (announced in Oct 2013)?
 A) Michael Levitt, Martin Karplus and Arieh Warshel
 B) James Rothman, Randy Schekman and Thomas Suedhof
 C) Peter Higgs and Francois Englert
 D) Lars Peter Hansen, Eugene Fama and Robert Shiller
77Which Indian Cyclist won a gold medal in the women-s junior individual sprint at Asian Cycling Confederation (ACC) Track Asia Cup in Thailand in Oct 2013?
 A) Aditya Mehta
 B) Kalpana Devi
 C) Deborah
 D) None of These
78India-s Index of Industrial Production (IIP) growth stood at _________ in August 2013 (Announced in Oct 2013).
 A) 2%
 B) 0.6%
 C) 1.6%
 D) 3.5%
79The autobiography of Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl who was shot by the Taliban for supporting girls- education, named as _______ was released in Oct 2013.
 A) Malala- My Story
 B) I Am Malala
 C) Malala- Fight for Education
 D) None of These
80The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has lowered the growth projection for India to _______ for financial year 2013-14 (announced in Oct 2013).
 A) 4.5%
 B) 5.6%
 C) 3.8%
 D) 4.2%

Check below for answers.........
71Ans) Arundhati Bhattacharya
72Ans) Katrina Kaif
73Ans) Canara Bank
74Ans) Canara Bank
75Ans) 9-Oct
76Ans) Michael Levitt, Martin Karplus and Arieh Warshel
77Ans) Deborah
78Ans) 0.6%
79Ans) "I Am Malala"
80Ans) 3.8%