Current Affairs February 2014 Quiz - 13

121G-20 financial leaders have announced to generate ____________ in extra output in next five years after its 2-day meeting held in Sydney on 22-23 February to give a much needed boost to world economy.
 A) USD 1 trillion
 B) USD 2 trillion
 C) USD 3 trillion
 D) USD 1.5 trillion
  
122Who was named as the interim President of the country on 23 February 2014 till it choses its next President?
 A) Oleksandr Turchynov
 B) Viktor Yanukovych
 C) Mykola Azarov
 D) Arseniy Yatsenyuk
  
123Sochi Winter Olympics concluded in Feb 2014. Which country finished on top of the medal table with 13 Gold, 11 Silver and 9 Bronze?
 A) China
 B) Norway
 C) Russia
 D) South Korea
  
124Finance minister P Chidambaram has presented his interim budget  for 2014 in Feb 2014. As per him, Excise duty on SUVs was reduced from 30 to _______.
 A) 24%
 B) 25%
 C) 20%
 D) 18%
  
125Who has been chosen for the Y Nayudamma memorial award for the year 2013 (announced in Feb 2014)? The award is annually given to persons chosen for their significant contributions to the development of science and technology in the country.
 A) Jayant Vishnu Narlikar
 B) Kavita Shukla
 C) P.S. Veeraraghavan
 D) None of These
  
126Which India-s tennis player jumped 18 places to become world number 78 in the latest ATP rankings published in Feb 2014?
 A) Yuki Bhambri
 B) Somdev Devvarman
 C) Leander Paes
 D) Mahesh Bhupati
  
127Which team won Hockey India League held at Ranchi in February 2014?
 A) Ranchi Rhinos
 B) Delhi Waveriders
 C) Jaypee Punjab Warriors
 D) Uttar Pradesh Wizards
  
128The panel headed by _________ which was set up by the RBI to scrutinize applications for new bank licences has submitted its report in Feb 2014?
 A) Nachiket Mor
 B) Y. Venugopal Reddy
 C) Vijay Kelkar
 D) Bimal Jalan
  
129Which Indian Oil and Gas company will buy Malaysian firm Petronas' 10% stake in a shale-gas assets and liquefied- natural-gas (LNG) project in British Columbia for USD 900 million (announced in Feb 2014)?
 A) GAIL
 B) ONGC
 C) Indian Oil Corp
 D) Reliance Industries
  
130Famous __________ Prokash Karmakar passed away on 24th February in Kolkata due to age-related illness.
 A) Painter
 B) Actor
 C) Author
 D) Social Activist

 
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Answers:
121Ans) USD 2 trillion
122Ans) Oleksandr Turchynov
123Ans) Russia
124Ans) 24%
125Ans) Jayant Vishnu Narlikar
126Ans) Somdev Devvarman
127Ans) Delhi Waveriders
128Ans) Bimal Jalan
129Ans) Indian Oil Corp
130Ans) Painter