Apr. 25 2014 quiz

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  • Question 1: Who has been named as Professional Footballers Association Player of the Year 2013?Who has been named as Professional Footballers Association Player of the Year 2013?
  • Explanation:Luis Suarez is Liverpool striker. Chelsea Eden Hazard was voted Young Player of the Year. Luis Suarez is Liverpool striker. Chelsea Eden Hazard was voted Young Player of the Year.
  • Question 2: Ukraine have reached a deal that will allow gas from Central Europe to reach Ukraine via...?Ukraine have reached a deal that will allow gas from Central Europe to reach Ukraine via...?
  • Explanation:Ukraine has been looking for alternatives to Russian gas, which last year accounted for around a half of its 55bcm consumption.Ukraine has been looking for alternatives to Russian gas, which last year accounted for around a half of its 55bcm consumption.
  • Question 3: What is the theme of 8th ICCBC meeting which is underway in Dubai? What is the theme of 8th ICCBC meeting which is underway in Dubai?
  • Explanation:ICCBC stands for International Chamber of Commerce Banking Commission. It is global rule-making body for the banking industry and has more than 600 members from 100 countries.ICCBC stands for International Chamber of Commerce Banking Commission. It is global rule-making body for the banking industry and has more than 600 members from 100 countries.
  • Question 4: Which of the following has acquired Nokia handset business?Which of the following has acquired Nokia handset business?
  • Explanation:Microsoft has completed the acquisition of Nokia mobile handset business, while excluding the Finnish firm Chennai factory from the over $7.2 billion deal due to tax issues. Microsoft has completed the acquisition of Nokia mobile handset business, while excluding the Finnish firm Chennai factory from the over $7.2 billion deal due to tax issues.
  • Question 5: Who is Chung Hong-won?Who is Chung Hong-won?
  • Explanation:The Sewol ferry with 476 people aboard - most of them students and teachers - sank off the South Korea Coast on 16th April. The Sewol ferry with 476 people aboard - most of them students and teachers - sank off the South Korea Coast on 16th April.
  • Question 6: Where is Wheeler Island?Where is Wheeler Island?
  • Explanation:At Wheeler Island India has successfully test-fired a new interceptor missile capable of neutralising any incoming long-range missile at higher altitude. At Wheeler Island India has successfully test-fired a new interceptor missile capable of neutralising any incoming long-range missile at higher altitude.
  • Question 7: Who has been appointed as new Chief Justice of India? Who has been appointed as new Chief Justice of India?
  • Explanation:R M Lodha would be 41st Chief Justice of India. He favours continuing with the collegium system for appointment of judges in higher judiciary.R M Lodha would be 41st Chief Justice of India. He favours continuing with the collegium system for appointment of judges in higher judiciary.
  • Question 8: Who is Ruskin Bond?Who is Ruskin Bond?
  • Explanation:Ruskin Bond is a famous writer and recently he has received prestigious Padma award. Ruskin Bond is a famous writer and recently he has received prestigious Padma award.
  • Question 9: With which Asian country US has just signed a defence pact that will allow US military presence on its territory?With which Asian country US has just signed a defence pact that will allow US military presence on its territory?
  • Explanation:The 10-year pact, is seen as another element of Obama effort to focus US military and economic attention more heavily on Asia. The 10-year pact, is seen as another element of Obama effort to focus US military and economic attention more heavily on Asia.
  • Question 10: Who is the author of the book - Haunted Empire: Apple After Steve Jobs?Who is the author of the book - Haunted Empire: Apple After Steve Jobs?
  • Explanation:Books says that after Steve Jobs Apple is like an empire without an emperor. Book is based on more than two hundred interviews with current and ex-employeesBooks says that after Steve Jobs Apple is like an empire without an emperor. Book is based on more than two hundred interviews with current and ex-employees