May. 16 2014 quiz

Score:

Question Attempted: 0

Correct Answers: 0

  • Question 1: Who will be the new CM of Bihar? Who will be the new CM of Bihar?
  • Explanation:In Lok Sabha election 2014 Sri Manjhi was a candidate of JD (U) from Gaya Lok Sabha seat and secured third position.In Lok Sabha election 2014 Sri Manjhi was a candidate of JD (U) from Gaya Lok Sabha seat and secured third position.
  • Question 2: Sir Jack Brabham, who died recently, was a famous...?Sir Jack Brabham, who died recently, was a famous...?
  • Explanation:Three-time Formula One world champion Sir Jack Brabham, who won the title in a car he built himself, has died at the age of 88. Three-time Formula One world champion Sir Jack Brabham, who won the title in a car he built himself, has died at the age of 88.
  • Question 3: PMEAC stands for...?PMEAC stands for...?
  • Explanation:Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council (PMEAC) Chairman Chakravarthi Rangarajan has resigned. Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council (PMEAC) Chairman Chakravarthi Rangarajan has resigned.
  • Question 4: N Srinivasan, who died recently was a famous....?N Srinivasan, who died recently was a famous....?
  • Explanation:N. Srinivasan, a veteran nuclear scientist was a Padma Bhushan recipient. N. Srinivasan, a veteran nuclear scientist was a Padma Bhushan recipient.
  • Question 5: What is the capital of Libya? What is the capital of Libya?
  • Explanation:Saudi Arabia has recently closed its embassy in Tripoli over security concerns in Libya.Saudi Arabia has recently closed its embassy in Tripoli over security concerns in Libya.
  • Question 6: New Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh is...?New Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh is...?
  • Explanation:Nabam Tuki has been sworn-in as the eighth Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh at the Raj Bhavan in Itanagar. Nabam Tuki has been sworn-in as the eighth Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh at the Raj Bhavan in Itanagar.
  • Question 7: As per a report by Mongan Stanley Indian GDP is likely to accelerate to___ over the next two years? As per a report by Mongan Stanley Indian GDP is likely to accelerate to___ over the next two years?
  • Explanation:Report said: The election outcome has only increased confidence in Indian economy is and an average real GDP growth of 6.75% over the next 10 years looks feasible. Report said: The election outcome has only increased confidence in Indian economy is and an average real GDP growth of 6.75% over the next 10 years looks feasible.
  • Question 8: Which committee has recommended that banks, financial institutions and foreign financial firms be permitted to join commodity futures trading in order to widen participation?Which committee has recommended that banks, financial institutions and foreign financial firms be permitted to join commodity futures trading in order to widen participation?
  • Explanation:Committee's task was to suggest steps to fulfill the objectives of price-discovery and hedging in commodity futures market. The committee submitted the report in April.Committee's task was to suggest steps to fulfill the objectives of price-discovery and hedging in commodity futures market. The committee submitted the report in April.
  • Question 9: ECGC stands for...?ECGC stands for...?
  • Explanation:Export Credit Guarantee Corporation of India Ltd (ECGC) has reported a 49% increase in net profit at rupee 361 crore in the financial year ended March 31, 2014. Export Credit Guarantee Corporation of India Ltd (ECGC) has reported a 49% increase in net profit at rupee 361 crore in the financial year ended March 31, 2014.
  • Question 10: Which was the the first country in the world to introduce plastic notes to safeguard against counterfeiting of currency? Which was the the first country in the world to introduce plastic notes to safeguard against counterfeiting of currency?
  • Explanation:India is planning to introduce plastic notes in four selected cities are Kochi, Mysore, Jaipur, and Bhubaneswar. The field trial is expected to be launched in the latter half of 2014.India is planning to introduce plastic notes in four selected cities are Kochi, Mysore, Jaipur, and Bhubaneswar. The field trial is expected to be launched in the latter half of 2014.