Current Affairs October 2016 Quiz - 3

21_____________, a cell biologist specializing in Autophagy of Japan has received the Nobel Prize 2016 in medicine.
 A) Haruko Obokata
 B) Jakucho Setouchi
 C) Yoshi Ohsumi
 D) Teruhiko Wakayama
22"International Day of Non-Violence" is observed on ____________.
 A) 5-Oct
 B) 8-Oct
 C) 2-Oct
 D) 1-Oct

23________________, Australian racing driver has won the 2016 Malaysian Grand Prix at the Sepang International Circuit in Selangor, Malaysia.
 A) Daniel Ricciardo
 B) Chen Long
 C)  Lewis Hamilton
 D)  Valtteri Bottas
24The Nobel Prize for 2016 in___________has been won jointly by three scientist (David J Thouless, Duncan M Haldane and J.Michael Kosterlitz) for discovering a mathematical framework in the field of topography, to explain unexpected properties of solid materials.
 A) Chemistry
 B)  Physics
 C) Medicine
 D) Economics
25_____________, film maker and elephant researcher has been appointed Chevalier de l-Ordre National Du Merite (knight in the national order of Merite) which is one of the highest civilian recognitions of the French government.
 A) Alexandre Aja
 B) Marc Allégret
 C) Prajna Chowta
 D) Jean Aurel
26World space week is observed from______________ annually.
 A) 2-8 November
 B)  4-10 October
 C) 8-14 December
 D) 5-11 February
27The Reserve Bank of India has cut repo rate by 25 bps to  ________ during its monetary policy review meeting in Oct 2016.
 A) 7%
 B) 6.25%
 C) 6.5%
 D) 6%
28Jawhar Sircar has resigned as the chief executive officer of ____________________.
 A) Duradarshan
 B) Prasar varati
29"International Day for the Elderly" is observed on ____________.
 A) 5-Oct
 B) 8-Oct
 C) 2-Oct
 D) 1-Oct
30______________ of France and Reliance group has become partner to execute offsets for recently concluded deal for 36 rafale fighter jets.
 A) Dassault Aviation
 B) Dassault Falcon
 C) Lockhead Martin
 D) Boeing

21Ans) Yoshi Ohsumi
22Ans) 2-Oct
23Ans) Daniel Ricciardo
24Ans) Physics
25Ans) Prajna Chowta
26Ans) 4-10 October
27Ans) 6.25%
28Ans) Prasar varati
29Ans) 1-Oct
30Ans) Dassault Aviation

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