Aug. 3 2014 quiz

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  • Question 1: Union Defence Ministry has allowed armed forces to do business with...?Union Defence Ministry has allowed armed forces to do business with...?
  • Explanation:In March 2014 the Union Defence Ministry had put an hold on all the deal with the British engine manufacturer Rolls-Royce over the allegations of corruption in contract with Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL).In March 2014 the Union Defence Ministry had put an hold on all the deal with the British engine manufacturer Rolls-Royce over the allegations of corruption in contract with Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL).
  • Question 2: Ramon Magsaysay Award is NOT given for....? Ramon Magsaysay Award is NOT given for....?
  • Explanation:Ramon Magsaysay Award was established in April 1957 and is known as to be Asia's Nobel Prize.Ramon Magsaysay Award was established in April 1957 and is known as to be Asia's Nobel Prize.
  • Question 3: Which country has topped the Medal Tally at 2014 Commonwealth Games?Which country has topped the Medal Tally at 2014 Commonwealth Games?
  • Explanation:England won total 174 medals including 58 Gold to finish at the top. England won total 174 medals including 58 Gold to finish at the top.
  • Question 4: Where is Bagdari waterfall? Where is Bagdari waterfall?
  • Explanation:In Madhya Pradesh, at least ten people were washed away at Bagdari waterfall in Patan area of Jabalpur district on Aug. 4. In Madhya Pradesh, at least ten people were washed away at Bagdari waterfall in Patan area of Jabalpur district on Aug. 4.
  • Question 5: What position India secured in the just concluded CWC 2014? What position India secured in the just concluded CWC 2014?
  • Explanation:India secured total 64 medals with 15 Gold, 30 silver and 19 Bronze medals. 21st Commonwealth Games in 2018 will be held in Gold Coast in Australia.India secured total 64 medals with 15 Gold, 30 silver and 19 Bronze medals. 21st Commonwealth Games in 2018 will be held in Gold Coast in Australia.
  • Question 6: World recently observed the 100th year of outbreak of...?World recently observed the 100th year of outbreak of...?
  • Explanation:First World War started on 4 August 1914 and ended on 11 November 1918. 135 countries took part in World War I. First World War started on 4 August 1914 and ended on 11 November 1918. 135 countries took part in World War I.
  • Question 7: Govt. has announced the Madan Mohan Malviya project to train...?Govt. has announced the Madan Mohan Malviya project to train...?
  • Explanation:Programme envisions to focus holistically on whole sector of education without fragmenting it based on levels and sectors and to strengthen institutional mechanisms for strengthening vertical and lateral linkages. Programme envisions to focus holistically on whole sector of education without fragmenting it based on levels and sectors and to strengthen institutional mechanisms for strengthening vertical and lateral linkages.
  • Question 8: Recently, which Chinese province was hit by an earthquake, which left 381 people dead? हाल ही में, चीनी के किस प्रांत मे प्रांत भूकंप आया, जिस मे 381 अधिक लोगों की जान गयी?
  • Explanation:In China, over 381 people were killed and 1,881 others injured after a powerful 6.5-magnitude earthquake jolted southwest Yunnan province, leaving a trail of destruction and devastation. चीन में, 381 से अधिक लोगों के विनाश और तबाही का रास्ता छोड़ने को मार डाला और एक शक्तिशाली 6.5 - परिमाण के भूकंप दक्षिण पश्चिम युन्नान प्रांत झटका दिया बाद 1,881 अन्य घायल हो गए .
  • Question 9: How many Indian companies have secured a place in Forbes 2014 list of Global 2000?How many Indian companies have secured a place in Forbes 2014 list of Global 2000?
  • Explanation:The 2014 list features 54 Indian companies, compared to 56 last year and 61 in 2012. The 2014 list features 54 Indian companies, compared to 56 last year and 61 in 2012.
  • Question 10: Which committee has been formed to review the present status of Universities Grants Commission? Which committee has been formed to review the present status of Universities Grants Commission?
  • Explanation:Committee will suggest ways to restructure and reorganise the panel to attain better performance in order to meet desired objectives. Committee will suggest ways to restructure and reorganise the panel to attain better performance in order to meet desired objectives.