Jul. 3 2014 quiz

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  • Question 1: Indian Railways has successfully conducted test run of Delhi-Agra semi-high speed train. There are plans to run same semi-high speed train on...?Indian Railways has successfully conducted test run of Delhi-Agra semi-high speed train. There are plans to run same semi-high speed train on...?
  • Explanation:The speed of this semi-high speed train is 160 kilometer per hour.The speed of this semi-high speed train is 160 kilometer per hour.
  • Question 2: Name the committee which has been constituted to probe Chennai building collapse? Name the committee which has been constituted to probe Chennai building collapse?
  • Explanation:R Raghupathy committe will to inquire into the 11-story building collapse of Chennai that left 56 people deal on June 29. R Raghupathy committe will to inquire into the 11-story building collapse of Chennai that left 56 people deal on June 29.
  • Question 3: NASA has launched Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 to track the emission of which of the following gases?NASA has launched Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 to track the emission of which of the following gases?
  • Explanation:On 2 July 2014 NASA launched Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2), a satellite designed to track carbon dioxide which is responsible for global warming. On 2 July 2014 NASA launched Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2), a satellite designed to track carbon dioxide which is responsible for global warming.
  • Question 4: Who will be the Indian Hockey Captain for Commonwealth Games? Who will be the Indian Hockey Captain for Commonwealth Games?
  • Explanation:India may have finished a poor ninth at the World Cup, but Hockey India continued to repose faith in Sardar Singh, retaining him as captain of the national men's team for the forthcoming Commonwealth Games.India may have finished a poor ninth at the World Cup, but Hockey India continued to repose faith in Sardar Singh, retaining him as captain of the national men's team for the forthcoming Commonwealth Games.
  • Question 5: In which Indian city France is planning to open one more visa centre? In which Indian city France is planning to open one more visa centre?
  • Explanation:France will open a visa centre in Ahmedabad to facilitate those wanting to visit France. It would play a crucial role in developing 100 new cities in India and Gujarat is one of their preferred state. France will open a visa centre in Ahmedabad to facilitate those wanting to visit France. It would play a crucial role in developing 100 new cities in India and Gujarat is one of their preferred state.
  • Question 6: Which European country has approved its first minimum wage at 8.50 euros per hour? Which European country has approved its first minimum wage at 8.50 euros per hour?
  • Explanation:Germany has approved country's first minimum wage. The wage will be set at 8.50 euros per hour, which is higher than the equivalent in the US and the UK.Germany has approved country's first minimum wage. The wage will be set at 8.50 euros per hour, which is higher than the equivalent in the US and the UK.
  • Question 7: RBI has decided to restore ODI limit for Indian corporates. What does ODI stand for in financial terms? RBI has decided to restore ODI limit for Indian corporates. What does ODI stand for in financial terms?
  • Explanation:RBI said that it has been decided to restore the limit of Overseas Direct Investments, ODI or Financial Commitment, FC to 400 percent of the firm's net worth under the automatic route. RBI said that it has been decided to restore the limit of Overseas Direct Investments, ODI or Financial Commitment, FC to 400 percent of the firm's net worth under the automatic route.
  • Question 8: Govt. has extended terms of H R Khan, he is__Deputy Governor?Govt. has extended terms of H R Khan, he is__Deputy Governor?
  • Explanation:Khan holds portfolios that include Central Security Cell, Department of External Investments and Operations, Department of Government and Bank Accounts and Department of Payment and Settlement Systems. Khan holds portfolios that include Central Security Cell, Department of External Investments and Operations, Department of Government and Bank Accounts and Department of Payment and Settlement Systems.
  • Question 9: Asian Development Bank, ADB has approved $300 million loan to help Assam’s.....?Asian Development Bank, ADB has approved $300 million loan to help Assam’s.....?
  • Explanation:Loan is to help Assam eliminate power sector inefficiencies that are affecting power consumers and the world-famous tea industry. Loan is to help Assam eliminate power sector inefficiencies that are affecting power consumers and the world-famous tea industry.
  • Question 10: Name the first hurricane of the Atlantic season 2014 that recently hit the North Carolina coast in USA?Name the first hurricane of the Atlantic season 2014 that recently hit the North Carolina coast in USA?
  • Explanation:The first hurricane of the Atlantic season has hit the North Carolina coast, a wet and windy spoiler of the July Fourth holiday for thousands of Americans. The first hurricane of the Atlantic season has hit the North Carolina coast, a wet and windy spoiler of the July Fourth holiday for thousands of Americans.