Current Affairs September 2012 Quiz – 2

11

Which Institute secured 1st Rank in the QS World University Rankings 2011-2012 for Best Universities across the world?
  A) Cambridge University
  B) Harvard University
  C) Oxford University
  D) Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
   

12

Which is announced as the official mascot for the 2014 FIFA World Cup?
  A) Zakumi
  B) Panda
  C) Smiling Armadillo
  D) None of These
   

13

India’s Kerala based poet Jeet Thayil has been shortlisted for the 2012 Man Booker Prize in Fiction category for which novel?
  A) Bring up the Bodies
  B) Swimming Home
  C) Narcopolis
  D) The Garden of Evening Mists
   

14

The Indian Cricket board, BCCI has terminated the contract of which IPL team recently in September 2012?
  A) Deccan Chargers
  B) Pune Warriors
  C) Chennai Super Kings
  D) Royal Challengers Bangalore
   

15

“World Ozone Day” is observed on?
  A) 8th Sep
  B) 15th Sep
  C) 16th Sep
  D) 21st Sep
   

16

11 Indian publicly held companies are featured in the Forbes 2012 list of 50 best publicly traded companies in Asia-Pacific. Which Indian company topped the list among Indian Companies?
  A) Tata Consultancy Services
  B) ITC
  C) Bharti Airtel
  D) HDFC Bank
   

17

Morgan Stanley has lowered India’s GDP growth forecast for current fiscal year 2012-13 to ____ in September 2012?
  A) 6.1%
  B) 5.8%
  C) 5.1%
  D) 6.6%
   

18

Girisha Hosanagara Nagarajegowda won the first medal for India at the 2012 paralympic games held in London in which category?
  A) Long Jump F42 Event
  B) Weight Lifting
  C) Boxing
  D) High Jump Event
   

19

Which day is observed as the World Tourism Day?
  A) 17th September
  B) 7th September
  C) 28th September
  D) 27th September
   

20

While taking important reform steps in September 2012, The Union cabinet has allowed ___ FDI in multi brand retail?
  A) 49%
  B) 51%
  C) 26%
  D) 74%

 

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  1. Current Affairs September 2012 Quiz – 2 Answers

    11 Ans) Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
    12 Ans) Smiling Armadillo
    13 Ans) Narcopolis
    14 Ans) Deccan Chargers
    15 Ans) 16th Sep
    16 Ans) Tata Consultancy Services (Rank: 4)
    17 Ans) 5.1%
    18 Ans) High Jump F42 Event
    19 Ans) 27th September
    20 Ans) 51%

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