Current Affairs February 2014 Quiz - 16

151Which Indian-born scientist won the Protein Science Young Investigator Award for 2014 at Cambridge (announced in Feb 2014)? The Protein Science Young Investigator Award is given by the Protein Society for important contribution made in the study of proteins.
 A) Vijay Singh
 B) Madan Babu
 C) Utpal Bhadra
 D) Obaid Siddiqi
  
152Which social networking company announced to launch of Chinese version of its site in February 2014?  The Chinese language website will be a beta or test version of the site.
 A) Orkut
 B) Facebook
 C) LinkedIn
 D) Google Plus
  
153The only work of fiction ever written by Charlie Chaplin, __________ was published in Feb 2014.
 A) Footlight
 B) Comedian
 C) Limelight Actor
 D) Chapline Time
  
154Which team secured third place in the Hockey India League held at Ranchi in February 2014?
 A) Ranchi Rhinos
 B) Delhi Waveriders
 C) Jaypee Punjab Warriors
 D) Uttar Pradesh Wizards
  
155The UNAIDS has announced _____________ as -Zero Discrimination Day- in Feb 2014.
 A) 4-March
 B) 1-March
 C) 1-April
 D) 12-April
  
156Which Indian state was awarded with the Krishi Karman award 2014 for highest foodgrain production (announced in Feb 2014)?
 A) Punjab
 B) West Bengal
 C) Odissa
 D) Madhya Pradesh
  
157Which Indian Origin ___________ developed a low cost Braille Printer using lego Set in Feb 2014?
 A) Geeta Chandran
 B) Varun Arora
 C) Bunker Roy
 D) Shubham Banerjee
  
158Which country announced its plan to build the world-s longest underwater tunnel beneath the Bohai Sea in Feb 2014 which will be completed by 2026?
 A) Singapore
 B) Japan
 C) China
 D) South Korea
  
159Which country topped the list of countries in terms of digital governance as per the report on digital governance released by Accenture in February 2014.
 A) Singapore
 B) Norway
 C) UAE
 D) Sweden
  
160Finance minister P Chidambaram has presented his interim budget  for 2014 in Feb 2014. He has allocated ________ more to Nirbhaya Fund.
 A) Rs 1500 crore
 B) Rs 1000 crore
 C) Rs 1300 crore
 D) Rs 500 crore

 
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Answers:
151Ans) Madan Babu
152Ans) LinkedIn
153Ans) Footlight
154Ans) Ranchi Rhinos
155Ans) 1-March
156Ans) Madhya Pradesh
157Ans) Shubham Banerjee
158Ans) China
159Ans) Singapore
160Ans) Rs 1000 crore