Current Affairs July 2014 Quiz 10

91China's economic growth stood at ______ in the second quarter (April-June) of the current year (announced in July 2014).
 A) 6.5%
 B) 7%
 C) 7.5%
 D) 7.1%
92Who was sworn in for a new seven-year term as President of Syria in Damascus in July 2014?
 A) Maher al?Assad
 B) Hafez al?Assad
 C) Bashar al-Assad
 D) None of These

93Which footballer was named as the best young player of FIFA world cup 2014 held in June-July 2014?
 A) Thomas Müller
 B) James Rodríguez
 C) Paul Pogba
 D) Neymar
94US media major Time Warner has rejected an initial takeover approach of around USD 80 billion from its biggest rival ____________ in July 2014.
 A) 21st Century Fox
 B) Comcast
 C) British Sky Broadcasting
 D) Viacom
95Tech majors __________ and IBM have announced a business partnership which will help them to co-develop business-centric apps for iPhones and iPads in July 2014.
 A) LinedIn
 B) Facebook
 C) Google
 D) Apple
96Excise Duty on Cigarettes was hiked from 11% to ________ as per the Union budget announced in July 2014.
 A) 50%
 B) 72%
 C) 30%
 D) 20%
97BRICS leaders have also announced in July 2014 to set up a new development bank with initial capital of USD 100 billion like IMF to invest in different infrastructure projects in emerging nations. The first President of the bank will be from ____________.
 A) South Africa
 B) China
 C) India
 D) Brazil
98State Government of _________ decided to set up 320 Mahila Suraksha Dals (MSDs) to ensure women safety at public places (announced in July 2014).
 A) Punjab
 B) Uttar Pradesh
 C) Haryana
 D) Delhi
99Indian pharma major ____________ has acquired US-based Pharmalucence Inc for an undisclosed amount in July 2014. Pharmalucence, which has a sterile injectable capacity in the US, has been acquired by one of the subsidiaries of the company.
 A) Cipla
 B) Dr Reddy's Laboratory
 C) Sun Pharmaceutical
 D) Aurovindo Pharma
100Which country was given the fair play award at the recently held FIFA world cup 2014?
 A) England
 B) Colombia
 C) Brazil
 D) Argentina

Check below for Answers...
91Ans) 7.5%
92Ans) Bashar al-Assad
93Ans) Paul Pogba
94Ans) 21st Century Fox
95Ans) Apple
96Ans) 72%
97Ans) India
98Ans) Delhi
99Ans) Sun Pharmaceutical
100Ans) Colombia