Current Affairs Quiz/Questions-Answers September 2013, September 23-September 29
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1. When is the National Day of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Celebrated?
a) 25 September
b) 24 September
c) 23 September
d) 26 September
Answer: (c) 23 September
Explanation: The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia celebrated its 83rd national day on 23 September 2013. On this day, unification was done by the King Abdulaziz Al Saud in the year 1932.
2. Which cricketer was appointed as the brand ambassador of the Border Security Force (BSF) on 22 September 2013?
a) Sachin Tendulkar
b) Rahul Dravid
c) Ravindra Jadeja
d) Virat Kohli
Answer: (d) Virat Kohli
Explanation: BSF director general Subhas Joshi explained that he was appointed as the brand ambassador because his name (Virat) meant huge and symbolised the force.
3. Apollo Hospitals and health science firm Saarum Innovations formed a joint venture for establishment of Sapien Biosciences. What is Sapien Biosciences?
a) India’s first personalised medicine company
b) India’s first Commercial Bio-Bank
c) India’s first bio-tech company
d) India’s first personalised research centre
Answer: (b) India’s first Commercial Bio-Bank
Explanation: Sapien Biosciences is the first commercial bio bank of India, which is established as a JV between Apollo Hospitals and Saarum Innovations.