Current Affairs April 2016 Quiz - 14

131Pop music legend ____________ passed away in April 2016. He won seven Grammy Awards and earned 30 nominations. He also won an Oscar for the song score "Purple Rain".
 A) Michael Jackson
 B) Prince Rogers Nelson
 C) David Bowie
 D) Lenny Kravitz
  
132Which country topped the chart in terms of most optimistic consumers, as per a Credit Suisse Emerging Consumer Scorecard 2016 published in Apr 2016?
 A) China
 B) India
 C) Brazil
 D) Russia

133TIME magazine released the list of 100 most influential people in Apr 2016 which featured ________ Indians.
 A) four
 B) five
 C) six
 D) seven
  
134The Goa government appointed ________________ as the Lokayukta in Apr 2016.
 A) Justice Sudarshan Reddy
 B) Justice Balbir Singh Chauhan
 C) Justice PK Mishra
 D) Justice S Verma
  
135Senior IAS officer ____________ has been appointed as Kerala-based Rubber Board's chairman in Apr 2016 which was lying vacant for over a year and a half.
 A) Debraj Pradhan
 B) A Ajith Kumar
 C) Rajiv Gauba
 D) PC Thakur
  
136Global IT consulting firm ___________ opened a cyber centre in Bangalore in Apr 2016 to expand its global security presence and help organisations tackle complex security challenges.
 A) Cognizant
 B) Capgemini
 C) Accenture
 D) IBM
  
137Which country emerged as the top Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) destination, as per the report published by the FDI Intelligence division of media company the Financial Times Limited in Apr 2016?
 A) Germany
 B) China
 C) USA
 D) India
  
138India-s leading tyre manufactures __________ has acquire tyre, tube and flap maker Cavendish Industries for Rs.2,200 crore in Apr 2016.
 A) MRF
 B) JK Tyre
 C) TVS Tyre
 D) None of These
  
139Anti-Slavery crusader ___________ will be the first African-American and the first woman in History to be featured in USA Paper currency (announced in Apr 2016).
 A) Andrew Jackson
 B) Rosa Parks
 C) Harriet Tubman
 D) Susan B. Anthony
  
140The ICC has suspended Hong Kong allrounder ________ for two years and six months in Apr 2016 after he admitted to breaching the ICC's Anti-Corruption Code.
 A) Tanvir Afzal
 B) Irfan Ahmed
 C) Nizakat Khan
 D) Charlie Burke

 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
131Ans) Prince Rogers Nelson
132Ans) India
133Ans) six
134Ans) Justice PK Mishra
135Ans) A Ajith Kumar
136Ans) Accenture
137Ans) India
138Ans) JK Tyre
139Ans) Harriet Tubman
140Ans) Irfan Ahmed

 
 
 
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