Current Affairs Quiz/Questions-Answers September 2013, September 16-September 22
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1. Chandresh Kumari Katoch on 16 September 2013 unveiled the Brass Plate World Heritage Plaque at the Chittaurgarh Fort, Rajasthan. What is the primary purpose of World Heritage Plaque?
a) To identify the World Heritage Site
b) To ensure safety of the World Heritage Site
c) To inform the general public about the World Heritage Site
d) To introduce the World Heritage Site to the international community
Answer: (c) To inform the general public about the World Heritage Site
Explanation: The purpose of the World Heritage Plaque is to inform the general public of the country as well as the foreign visitors about the particular value of the site for which it is recognised by the international community.
Level of Difficulty: Easy
2. Which company presented a dividend cheque of 40 crore Rupees to the Union Minister of Shipping GK Vasan for the financial year 2012-13?
a) The Ennore Port
b) The Chabah Port
c) The Karachi Port
d) The Paradip Port
Answer: (a) The Ennore Port
Explanation: The dividends are corporate earnings of the companies which they pass to the shareholders.
Level of Difficulty: Medium
3. On which date is Hindi Diwas observed?
a) 15 September
b) 16 September
c) 13 September
d) 14 September
Answer: (d) 14 September
Explanation: Hindi Diwas was celebrated across India on 14 September 2013 for commemorating the occasion of adoption of Hindi as the official language of Constituent Assembly on 14 September 1949.