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Sports Current Affairs Quiz/Questions-Answers November 2012, November 19-November 25

The Sports Current Affairs Quizzes available in this category of quizzes will help you in testing your knowledge about the sports events along with the mergers and investments that brings finances in the sports world

Dec 3, 2012 17:40 IST
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The Sports Current Affairs Quizzes available in this category of quizzes will help you in testing your knowledge about the sports events along with the mergers and investments that brings finances in the sports world. Events in which the sports personalities were awarded and many more have been compiled together to frame the questions and check your IQ with a sporting spirit to win over the challenges that will come on your way in the competitive examinations of all levels like, IAS|PCS, SSC, MBA and Banking.

1. Which of the following statements mentioned below is false?

a) Sebastian Vettel of Germany, the Red Bull driver became youngest triple champion in the history of Formula One in November 2012 by finishing 6th behind Jenson Button in the Brazilian Grand Prix
b) Usain Bolt won the IAAF World Athlete of the Year Award 2012 for the fourth time and British heptathlete Jessica Ennis won women's World Athlete of the Year Award 2012
c) Czech Republic’s Radek Stepanek created a history by his name after winning the Davis Cup final 2012 as he became the first man ever aged 30 or above to win the decisive rubber in 100 years
d) Daimler, the German Luxury Carmaker purchased 40 percent stakes of the Mercedes Formula One Motor Racing Team owned by the Abu Dhabi sovereign wealth fund Aabar Investments in the third week of November 2012

i. Statement a, b and c are false
ii. Statement a is false
iii. Statement b is false
iv. Statement c is false

Answer. (iii) Statement b is false

2. Which of the following statements mentioned below is true?

a) M. Mahalakshmi and R. Vaishali from Chennai in November 2012 won Gold at the World Youth Chess Championship in Slovenia
b) The Czech Republic in November 2012 won the 101st Davis Cup 2012 finals, after defeating Spain by 3-2 in the finals
c) The Czech Republic lifted the Davis Cup for the third time after winning independence in 1993
d) Saikhom Mirabai Chanu, the female Weightlifter from India won three bronze medals for Indian Team on the opening day of the 19th Junior Women Asian Weightlifting Championships in Yangon in Mynamar

i. Statement a and b are true
ii. Statement  b and c are true
iii. Statement a and d are true
iv. All the statements are true

Answer. (iii) Statement a and d are true

3. Name the German Luxury Carmaker which had purchased 40 percent stakes of the Mercedes Formula One Motor Racing Team?

a) Mercedes
b) Daimler
c) Volkswagen
d) Porsche

Answer. (b) Daimler

4. Which of the following statements are true?

a) The Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) in November 2012 appointed Luiz Felipe Scolari as the Coach of Brazilian Football team
b) West Indies won the Bangladesh Test Series by 2-0
c) WADA Proposed Four-Year Ban for Felony Athletes under New WADA Code
d) Marcel Granollers & Marc Lopez won the ATP World Tour Final 2012

i. All the statements are true
ii. Statement a, b and c are true
iii. Statement a, b and d are true
iv. Statement a is true

Answer. (i) All the statements are true

5. Which anti doping agency Proposed Four-Year Ban for Felony Athletes under New Code?

a) WADA(World Anti-Doping Agency)
b) United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA)
c) Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority
d) Indian Anti Doping Agency

Answer. (a) WADA (World Anti-Doping Agency)

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