Current Affairs Aug 2014 Quiz 11

101How many sportsperson was awarded with the sports award, the "Arjuna Award 2014" as announced in Aug 2014?
 A) Sixteen
 B) Fourteen
 C) Twelve
 D) Fifteen
  
102__________________ has become the first IIM to obtain the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) accreditation in business programmes for a period of 5 years in Aug 2014.
 A) Indian Institute of Management Bangalore
 B) Indian Institute of Management Calcutta
 C) Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad
 D) Indian Institute of Management Indore

 
103"World Humanitarian Day" is observed on __________________.
 A) 21-August
 B) 26-August
 C) 19-August
 D) 18-August
  
104Which Indian squash player became the first Indian reach the semifinals of World Junior Squash Championship held in Windhoek, Namibia in Aug 2014?
 A) Kush Kumar
 B) Saurav Ghosal
 C) Mahesh Mangaonkar
 D) None of These
  
105Which global IT company bought the startup behind a Jetpac mobile application that creates insightful travel guides by analyzing pictures from social networks such as Instagram in Aug 2014?
 A) Microsoft
 B) Facebook
 C) Google
 D) Apple
  
106After a humiliating defeat in the recently concluded Pataudi Trophy test-series against England, India-s ranking dropped to ___________ position in the latest ICC Test team rankings published in Dubai in Aug 2014.
 A) Third
 B) Fourth
 C) Fifth
 D) Sixth
  
107India was ranked at ___________ position in the list of top ten wind power producers in the world by adding 1,700 MW capacity in 2013, as per the Renewables 2014 Global Status Report published in Aug 2014.
 A) Third
 B) Fourth
 C) Fifth
 D) Sixth
  
108Which mobile company leads the Indian handset market in India with market share of 17%, as per the latest report published by IDC in Aug 2014?
 A) Micromax
 B) Samsung
 C) Nokia
 D) Karbonn
  
109Which IT company has announced to spend 200 crore rupees for Clean India Campaign as a part of their CSR activities in Aug 2014?
 A) Infosys Limited
 B) Tata Consultancy Services
 C) Wipro
 D) HCL Technologies
  
110The BCCI has appointed former captain ______________ as the Team Director in Aug 2014 post India's humiliating 3-1 series loss against England in the recently concluded Pataudi Trophy test-series.
 A) Sunil Gavaskar
 B) Kapil Dev
 C) Ravi Shastri
 D) Dilip Vengsarkar

 
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Answers:
101Ans) Fifteen
102Ans) Indian Institute of Management Calcutta
103Ans) 19-August
104Ans) Kush Kumar
105Ans) Google
106Ans) Fifth
107Ans) Fifth
108Ans) Samsung
109Ans) Tata Consultancy Services
110Ans) Ravi Shastri