Skip to main content

13 September 2012 - Daily Current Affairs Quiz

1. In 2011 Priyanka Chopra signed a worldwide recording agreement with Universal Music Group and DesiHits to record and release her first music album. The first single will debut today,on 13 September 2012, at the NFL Network's Thursday Night Football Kick-off match. What is the name of her first single?
[A]In My City
[B]In Your City
[C]DesiGirl-DesiHits
[D]will.i.am


2. On September 11, 2012, the U.S. embassy in Cairo, Egypt, and U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, were attacked during protests over media excerpts of trailers of an alleged film, which the protestors considered blasphemy against the Islamic prophet, Muhammad. In Libya, the attacks killed the visiting U.S. Ambassador to Libya Christopher Stevens and 3 others. What is the name of the film which triggered this?
[A]The Message
[B]Fitna
[C]Innocence of Muslims
[D]Obsession: Radical Islam's War Against the West


3. Emerging Kerala is the name given to a biennial investors summit held by the Government of Kerala in Kerala, India. The first edition of Emerging Kerala summit was inaugurated by Prime Minister of India Dr. Manmohan Singh and is being held from September 12 to 14, 2012. The event will be organised by the Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation (KSIDC), would highlight investment opportunities available in Kerala and advertise to the world its state of readiness to receive investors. In which city it is being held?
[A]Thiruvananthapuram
[B]Kochi
[C]Kollam
[D]Kozhikode


4. Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Kerala, Punjab, Madhya Pradesh and Bihar have already announced ban on gutka products. A similar comprehensive ban came into effect in Gujarat on 12th September 2012. Which other state/union territory put a blanket ban on manufacturing, sale, storage and display of all gutka products effective from today 13th September 2012?
[A]Tamilnadu
[B]Uttar Pradesh
[C]Chandigarh
[D]Delhi


5. Which company has launched video service BoxTV on 11th September 2012, which will provide access to movies and short films. “Based on a freemium model, BoxTV will make some content available on an ad-supported free-to-user basis, while others will be available on a monthly subscription basis?
[A]CNBC-TV18
[B]CNN-IBN
[C]Times Internet Limited
[D]Zee Network


Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Email Etiquette Quiz

1. Which of the following is considered to be poor e-mail etiquette? [A]Have a proper sign off: Regards, Sincerely, etc. [B]Responding to messages as soon as possible [C]Using different colors/fonts/formatting to emphasize certain words [D]Keeping the message personal 2. What should be the tone of a professional email message? [A]Formal [B]Casual [C]Formal with slight usage of slangs [D]Conversational 3. What is the purpose of the BCc field? [A]To send copies of business e-mail to coworkers without the knowledge of boss [B]To respect contact's privacy [C]To keep e-mail looking clean [D]To send copies to anyone you want 4. What is the best way to send a very large attachment? [A]Compress the file (zip it up) [B]Send it first thing in the morning so that person can look into it with fresh mind [C]Send it only during weekend when traffic is low [D]Compress the file, then ask first when would be the best time to e-mail it 5. What is Flame? [A]A post or email message that exhibi

Krishna Janmashtami Quiz

1. Krishna Janmashtami is an annual Hindu festival that celebrates the birth of Krishna, the ____________ avatar of Vishnu. [A]Sixth [B]Seventh [C]Eighth [D]Ninth 2. Krishna was the son of? [A]Devaki [B]Vasudeva [C]Kansa [D]A & B 3. Janmashtami is an important festival particularly to which tradition of Hinduism? [A]Shaivism [B]Shaktism [C]Smartism [D]Vaishnavism 4. Which festival is celebrated every August/September, the day after Krishna Janmashtami mainly in Maharashtra? [A]Makhan Handi [B]Dahi Handi [C]Ghee Handi [D]Mitti Handi 5. In which city Bhagwan Krishna was born? [A]Dwarka [B]Vrindavan [C]Mathura [D]Kurukshetra 6. Janmashtami or Sri Krishna Jayanti celebrates the birthday of Krishna. It is also known by which name in Maharashtra and South India? [A]Gokulashtami [B]Bal Ashtami [C]Krishna Ashtami [D]Nandashtami 7. Fiji's Janmastami celebrations last for eight days, leading up to the eighth day, the day Krishna was born. Janmastami in Fiji is known as [A]G

Class 2 | Means of Communication | EVS General Awareness | Quiz

1. We keep in touch with everyone through- means of communication means of transport means of production none 2. Which of the following are personal means of communication? Letter Mobile e-mail All of the above 3. We post our letters in a - Wooden Box Almirah Letter box Bank 4. From where do we get postal stamps? Bank Post office Milk booth Grocery shop 5. Which of the following are means of mass communication? Radio Newspaper Telephone Radio and Newspaper 6. Which of the following is NOT a means of personal communication? Radio Letter Post card Fax 7. Which means of communication will you use to call your friend for your birthday party? Newspaper Television Mobile Letter 8. Urgent messages were earlier sent by telegram. The message in a telegram had to be ___________ as each word was paid for. Long Short No message is sent by telegram Very long 9. Which of the following are also called modern means of communication? Telephone Mobile e-mail All of the above 10. Which of the following i