Apr. 24 2014 quiz

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  • Question 1: World Malaria Day is observed on...?World Malaria Day is observed on...?
  • Explanation:As per WHO approximately 627,000 people worldwide died of Malaria in 2012As per WHO approximately 627,000 people worldwide died of Malaria in 2012
  • Question 2: In which country 11 Morsi supporters have been sentenced up to 88 years? In which country 11 Morsi supporters have been sentenced up to 88 years?
  • Explanation:n Egypt, a court has sentenced 11 supporters of deposed President Mohammed Morsi to prison terms ranging from five to eight years for rioting.n Egypt, a court has sentenced 11 supporters of deposed President Mohammed Morsi to prison terms ranging from five to eight years for rioting.
  • Question 3: Which country has secured first place in terms of leveraging information and communication technologies as per Global Information Technology Report 2014?Which country has secured first place in terms of leveraging information and communication technologies as per Global Information Technology Report 2014?
  • Explanation:India secure 83rd spot among 148 economies in the same report. Finland was placed in the first place, followed by Singapore and Sweden in the second and third place, respectively. India secure 83rd spot among 148 economies in the same report. Finland was placed in the first place, followed by Singapore and Sweden in the second and third place, respectively.
  • Question 4: Recently, SEBI has introduced___facilitate smooth participation in the initial public offering market? Recently, SEBI has introduced___facilitate smooth participation in the initial public offering market?
  • Explanation:SEBI has introduced the ASBA (Application Supported by Blocked Amount) platform in 2008 to facilitate smooth participation in the initial public offering (IPO) market. SEBI has introduced the ASBA (Application Supported by Blocked Amount) platform in 2008 to facilitate smooth participation in the initial public offering (IPO) market.
  • Question 5: Which country has highest per-capita milk availability in the world? Which country has highest per-capita milk availability in the world?
  • Explanation:New Zealand (9773 grams), Ireland (3260 grams) and Denmark (2411 grams) are top three countries in terms of per-capita milk availability. New Zealand (9773 grams), Ireland (3260 grams) and Denmark (2411 grams) are top three countries in terms of per-capita milk availability.
  • Question 6: Which indian state has recorded highest growth in milk production & per-capita milk availability?Which indian state has recorded highest growth in milk production & per-capita milk availability?
  • Explanation:The state of Andhra Pradesh has recorded highest growth in terms of both milk production and per-capita milk availability thereby clocking a growth rate of over 41 per cent. The state of Andhra Pradesh has recorded highest growth in terms of both milk production and per-capita milk availability thereby clocking a growth rate of over 41 per cent.
  • Question 7: As per ASSOCHAM what percent of population is covered by private insurers in health insurance sector?As per ASSOCHAM what percent of population is covered by private insurers in health insurance sector?
  • Explanation:But in terms of premium it is the other way round as public insurance companies account for maximum share of over 61 per cent in premium arising out of health insurance. But in terms of premium it is the other way round as public insurance companies account for maximum share of over 61 per cent in premium arising out of health insurance.
  • Question 8: Which of the following political parties is not recognised as National Political Party?Which of the following political parties is not recognised as National Political Party?
  • Explanation:For a National party, it must be the legislative presence in the Lok Sabha, and, for a State party, the legislative presence must be reflected in the State Assembly.For a National party, it must be the legislative presence in the Lok Sabha, and, for a State party, the legislative presence must be reflected in the State Assembly.
  • Question 9: Lewis Hamilton is related with which sport?Lewis Hamilton is related with which sport?
  • Explanation:Formula One star Lewis Hamilton is Britain's richest sportsman, with wealth totalling £68m.Formula One star Lewis Hamilton is Britain's richest sportsman, with wealth totalling £68m.
  • Question 10: ASIMO,a realistic humanoid robot which can run, jump and enjoy a kickaround, has been manufactured? ASIMO,a realistic humanoid robot which can run, jump and enjoy a kickaround, has been manufactured?
  • Explanation:ASIMO, means Advanced Step in Innovative Mobility, is the latest prototype in a 20-year project by Honda to develop a humanoid robot that can be used as an aid for elderly people. ASIMO, means Advanced Step in Innovative Mobility, is the latest prototype in a 20-year project by Honda to develop a humanoid robot that can be used as an aid for elderly people.