Current Affairs April 2016 Quiz - 12

111India's overall inflation, measured by the Wholesale Price Index (WPI), stood at  ____________ in March 2016 (announced in April 2016).
 A) (-) 2.56%
 B) (-) 1.99%
 C) (-) 0.85%
 D) 0.15%
112A US grand jury has imposed USD 940 million fine in a trade secret lawsuit filed against which business group in April 2016? The fine needs to be paid to Epic Systems for allegedly using its software.
 A) Reliance
 B) Aditya Birla
 C) Tata
 D) Mahindra

113Indian gymnast ___________ created history in April 2016 by becoming the first Indian woman gymnast to qualify for Olympics. Earlier, she had created history by becoming the first woman gymnast to win a bronze medal in the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in 2014.
 A) Dipika Pallikal
 B) Lalita Babar
 C) Dipa Karmakar
 D) None of These
114Forbes in its inaugural edition of Global Game Changers List published this year has ranked some of the biggest names in business. The list features 30 of the most powerful business leaders worldwide which was topped by __________.
 A) Larry Ellison
 B) Mark Benioff
 C) Susan Wojcicki
 D) Marissa Mayer
115_________, popularly known as mentor of Silicon Valley's important entrepreneurs including Steve Jobs and Larry Page, passed away in April 2016. He was 75.
 A) Donna Dubinsky
 B) Randy Komisar
 C) Bill Campbell
 D) Pete Mangurian
116Who won the portsman of the year Laureus World Sports Awards announced in April 2016?
 A) Roger Federer
 B) Novak Djokovic
 C) Lionel Messi
 D) Cristiano Ronaldo
117Who was given disabled sportsperson of the year award of Laureus World Sports Awards in April 2016?
 A) André Brasil
 B) Clodoaldo Silva
 C) Daniel Dias
 D) Alan Oliveira
118Who won the team athlete of the year award of Laureus World Sports Awards in April 2016?
 A) James Rodríguez
 B) Neymar
 C) Lionel Messi
 D) Cristiano Ronaldo
119Who has been appointed as Chief Vigilance Officer in Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. In April 2016?
 A) Geetha Johri
 B) Meera Borwankar
 C) C K Deshmukh
 D) PC Thakur
120The Pulitzer Prizes have been announced in April 2016 and the __________ has won the award for public service this year for its coverage of the condition of trafficked migrants and slaves from Myanmar and the "severe labour abuses" in the Southeast Asian seafood trade.
 A) Financial Times
 B) Wall Street Journal
 C) Associated Press
 D) Bloomberg

111Ans) (-) 0.85%
112Ans) Tata
113Ans) Dipa Karmakar
114Ans) Mark Benioff
115Ans) Bill Campbell
116Ans) Novak Djokovic
117Ans) Daniel Dias
118Ans) Lionel Messi
119Ans) C K Deshmukh
120Ans) Associated Press

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