Current Affairs February 2014 Quiz - 3

21Which Indian state won their seventh Ranji Trophy title in Feb 2014?
 A) Andhra Pradesh
 B) Sourashtra
 C) Karnataka
 D) Maharashtra
  
22Who won the "Best Actor" award in the BAFTA 2014 Awards presented in February 2014?
 A) Mathew Mc Conaughey
 B) Alfonso Cuaron
 C) Leonardo DiCaprio
 D) Chiwetel Ejiofor
  
23Global Software giant Microsoft has named whom as its new CEO in Feb 2014?
 A) Steve Ballmer
 B) Satya Nadella
 C) John Thompson
 D) Sundar Pichai
  
24Who has been sworn in as Chairman of the Federal Reserve, the US Central Bank and the most powerful Central bank in the world, in Feb 2014?
 A) Alan Greenspan
 B) Ben Bernanke
 C) Janet Yellen
 D) Timothy Geithner
  
25"World Cancer Day" is observed on ______________?
 A) 22nd Feb
 B) 28th Feb
 C) 4th Feb
 D) 7th Feb
  
26Which Former Supreme Court Judge has been appointed as the Chairman of the 7th Pay Commission in Feb 2014?
 A) Justice R. Banumathi
 B) Justice N.P. Singh
 C) Justice B.S. Chauhan
 D) Justice Ashok Kumar Mathur
  
27Which Google Inc executive has been appointed new head of its YouTube video business in Feb 2014?
 A) Salar Kamangar
 B) Susan Wojcicki
 C) Steve Chen
 D) Sundar Pichai
  
28The European Central Bank (ECB) has kept its benchmark interest rate unchanged at ________ in Feb 2014.
 A) 0.75%
 B) 0.5%
 C) 0.25%
 D) 1%
  
29Who been selected for the prestigious Vyas Samman for the year 2013 (announced in Feb 2014)?
 A) Vishwanath Tripathi
 B) Ravuri Bharadwaja
 C) Prathibha Ray
 D) Narendra Kohli
  
30Which Indian-American professor has been appointed as the dean of the prestigious Princeton University Graduate School in Feb 2014?
 A) Rakesh Khurana
 B) Dipak C. Jain
 C) Vijay K. Dhir
 D) Sanjeev Kulkarni

 
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Answers:
21Ans) Karnataka
22Ans) Chiwetel Ejiofor
23Ans) Satya Nadella
24Ans) Janet Yellen
25Ans) 4th Feb
26Ans) Justice Ashok Kumar Mathur
27Ans) Susan Wojcicki
28Ans) 0.25%
29Ans) Vishwanath Tripathi
30Ans) Sanjeev Kulkarni