Current Affairs July 2014 Quiz 2

11Which Indian PSU Bank has been awarded with the -Best Bank - Public Sector- award in BFSI Awards-2014 by World HRD Congress in recognition of its performance in Banking category in July 2014?
 A) Punjab National Bank
 B) Bank of Maharashtra
 C) Bank of Baroda
 D) Bank of India
  
12"World Population Day" is observed on _____________.
 A) 6-July
 B) 21-July
 C) 11-July
 D) 15-July

 
13Kerala Government has appointed senior IAS officer ____________ as Nodal Officer in July 2014 for the matches likely to be held in Kochi during the 2017 FIFA under-17 world cup football.
 A) Vikram Misri
 B) Sharat Chander
 C) Shankar Aggarwal
 D) A P M Mohammed Hanish
  
14USA unemployment rate stood at ______ in June (announced in July 2014).
 A) 6.3%
 B) 7.1%
 C) 6.6%
 D) 6.1%
  
15Which Tech company acquired LiveRail, an advertising technology company that helps its client companies to serve better ads in the videos that appear on their websites and apps, in July 2014?
 A) Apple
 B) Facebook
 C) Google
 D) Microsoft
  
16__________ COO Sheryl Sandberg met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in July 2014 while on official visit in India. They both have discussed ways in which the social networking platform can be used for e-Governance work and to connect the Government with people.
 A) LinedIn
 B) Facebook
 C) Google
 D) Twitter
  
17Which country has become the first country to ratify the Marrakesh Treaty in July 2014 in order to facilitate access to published works for visually impaired persons. The Treaty was adopted by 79 member countries of the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) in June 2013.
 A) USA
 B) UK
 C) India
 D) China
  
18An Indian passenger train set a new national speed record of 160 kms/hr today during its trail run between _________ in July 2014. The train covered 200 Km distance within 90 minutes.
 A) New Delhi and Agra
 B) New Delhi and Bhopal
 C) New Delhi and Chandigarh
 D) New Delhi and Jaipur
  
19Who has been chosen as the Captain of the Indian Hockey team for the 2014 Commonwealth Games that is held at Glasgow in July-August this year?
 A) Sandeep Singh
 B) Sardar Singh
 C) V. R. Raghunath
 D) Sreejesh Ravindran
  
20The U.S. Navy has promoted Vice Admiral ____________ to admiral post in July 2014, which makes her the first female four-star officer in the USA Navy's 236-year old history.
 A) Michelle Howard
 B) Ray Mabus
 C) Ann E. Dunwoody
 D) Roslyn Brock

 
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Answers:
11Ans) Bank of Maharashtra
12Ans) 11-July
13Ans) A P M Mohammed Hanish
14Ans) 6.1%
15Ans) Facebook
16Ans) Facebook
17Ans) India
18Ans) New Delhi and Agra
19Ans) Sardar Singh
20Ans) Michelle Howard