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Current Affairs Quiz/Questions-Answers January 2014, January 6-January 12

Jan 20, 2014 14:16 IST

The current affairs quizzes of the week 6 January–12 January 2014 has been developed to help the students prepare on varied topics of current affairs. The quizzes have been prepared keeping in mind the requirements of various competitive exams like UPSC, SSC, Banking, MBA and others.

The CA quizzes have been made on different topics like GSLV-D5 launch, UN initiative on Syria, 28th National Basketball Championship, New CMD of Generali Life Insurance, and et al. Solve the quizzes given below and gear up for different competitive exams.

1. Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) recently launched its heavy-duty rocket GSLV-D5 for placing a communication satellite into the orbit. Name the satellite that was carried by GSLV-D5?
a) INSAT-3A
b) GSAT-5P
c) GSAT-14
d) GSAT-10
Answer: (c) GSAT-14

2. The heavy-duty rocket of ISRO, GSLV-D5, was powered by an indigenously developed engine. Name the engine?
a) LEROS engine
b) Vikas engine
c) Dream Chaser rocket engine
d) Cryogenic engine
Answer: (d) Cryogenic engine

3. Who is the Chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)?
a) K Radhakrishnan
b) G Madhavan Nair
c) K Kasturirangan
d) U R Rao
Answer: (a) K Radhakrishnan

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