Business GK Test Quiz! Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Which was the latest firm to pull itself out of the mining firm Vedanta?
    • A. 

      Church of England

    • B. 

      Norwegian Govt's Pension Fund

    • C. 

      Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust

    • D. 

      Martin Curie Investment

  • 2. 
    What does "Temple Trees" refer to?
    • A. 

      A harbour in Sri Lanka

    • B. 

      Prime Minster's House in Columbo

    • C. 

      A tourist resort in Sri Lanka

    • D. 

      A famoust temple in Sri Lanka

  • 3. 
    Which is the maximum-security prison in Sri Lanka?
    • A. 

      Bastille

    • B. 

      Bogambara

    • C. 

      Welikade

    • D. 

      Chanchalguda

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      $6.5 billion

    • B. 

      $6.4 billion

    • C. 

      $7.5 billion

    • D. 

      $6.1 billion

  • 5. 
    Who is the current director of IAEA?
    • A. 

      Mohamed ElBaradei

    • B. 

      Hans Blix

    • C. 

      W. Sterling Cole

    • D. 

      Yukiya Amano

  • 6. 
    This is one of the Taliban's strongholds in Afghanistan. This is the target of Operation Moshtarak (launched on Feb 13, 2010), a NATO-Afghan joint offensive involving 15,000 Afghan, Canadian, American, and British troops. Which place is this?
    • A. 

      Kandhahar

    • B. 

      Marjah

    • C. 

      Kabul

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is Iran's first indigenous-made destroyer?
    • A. 

      Paykan missile boat

    • B. 

      Jamaran

    • C. 

      Dorna

    • D. 

      Shafaq

  • 8. 
    Which of the following was recently announced as India's 38th Tiger reserve?
    • A. 

      Periyar Tiger reserve

    • B. 

      Dandeli-Anashi Tiger reserve

    • C. 

      Parambikulam Tiger reserve

    • D. 

      Buxa Tiger reserve

  • 9. 
    Where has Cocacola opened its analytical service center?
    • A. 

      Chennai

    • B. 

      Pune

    • C. 

      Kolkatta

    • D. 

      Hyderabad

  • 10. 
    Recently BHEL and a UK based heavy engineering firm has signed a technology transfer agreement to help BHEL manufacture and upgrade castings and forgings at the Haridwar plant. Which of the following is that firm?
    • A. 

      Sheffield Forgemasters

    • B. 

      Blackburn Heavy Engg Ltd

    • C. 

      Manchester Heavy Engg Ltd

    • D. 

      Triplefast International

  • 11. 
    Who is the present chairman of the Economic Advisory Council to the PM of India?
    • A. 

      Jayant Dasgupta

    • B. 

      Rangarajan

    • C. 

      Padma Iyer Kaul

    • D. 

      Govinda Rao

  • 12. 
    Who of the following are the recipients of Pazhassi Raja Charitable Trust Awards 2009? 1. Balamurali Krishna 2. Amitabh Bachchan 3. Shashi Tharoor 4. ISRO chairman, Radha Krishnan
    • A. 

      1,2,3,4

    • B. 

      1,2,3

    • C. 

      2,4

    • D. 

      3,4

  • 13. 
    Consider the following statements: 1. Special envoy to the PM on climate change Shyam Saran has quit recently 2. Mr. Jairam Ramesh has decided to commission Arvind Subramanian, an economist working with Peterson Institute of International Economics to define "equity" in the context of climate change
    • A. 

      Both 1 and 2 are true

    • B. 

      Neither 1 nor 2 are true

    • C. 

      Only 1 is true

    • D. 

      Only 2 is true

  • 14. 
    To which of the following games does Ashley Cole belong?
    • A. 

      Badminton

    • B. 

      Soccer

    • C. 

      Table Tennis

    • D. 

      Basket Ball