MCQs on Current Affairs for the month of October 2015 (3)

1. Name the tennis players who won the 2015 Wuhan Open Women's Doubles Trophy?
(a) Sania Mirza & Martina Hingies
(b)  Bethanie Mattek-Sands &  Lucie Šafářová
(c)  Casey Dellacqua &  Elena Vesnina
(d) None of the above


2. World Habitat Day was observed on
(a) October 3
(b) October 5
(c) October 11
(d) October 15



3. Jack Dorsey has been appointed as CEO of which company
(a) Google
(b) Facebook
(c) Twitter
(d) Microsoft



4. The scientists Youyou Tu (China), Satoshi Omura (Japan) and William Campbell (Ireland) have won 2015 Nobel Prize for which discipline?  
(a) Physics
(b) Chemistry
(c) Economics
(d) Medicine or Physiology



5. Which Swedish Crime writer, known for the creation of the fictional character, Inspector Kurt Wallander, passed away recently
(a) Heming Mankell
(b) P. D. James
(c) Cyril Alington
(d) Edgar Lustgarten



6. Who won the 2015 World Cup Chess Championship held at Baku, Russia?
(a) Viswanathan Anand
(b) Sergey Karjakin
(c)  Peter Svidler
(d) None of the above



7. Arthur McDonald and Takaaki Kaijita won this years Nobel Prize for which discipline?
(a) Economics
(b) Chemistry
(c) Physics
(d) Medicine or Physiology



8. Tomas Lindahl (UK), Paul Modrich (US) and Aziz Sancar (US) have jointly won the 2015 Nobel Prize in which discipline?
(a) Physics
(b) Economics
(c) Medicine or Physiology
(d) Chemistry



9. Name the eminent writer and daughter of Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit who returned the Sahitya Akademi Award recently
(a) Nayantara Sehgal
(b) Arundathi Roy
(c) Shobha De
(d) None of the above



10. Which country has recently launched its 20th Satellite for its satellite navigation system
(a) India
(b) China
(c) Germany
(d) Japan

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