Current Affairs June 2014 Quiz - 1

1India-s ________ state Telengana come into existence on 2nd June 2014.
 A) 30th
 B) 28th
 C) 29th
 D) 27th
  
2Which Senior Congress Leader was named as the Leader of the Congress in the Lok Sabha by the Indian Congress Party in June 2014?
 A) Kamal Nath
 B) Kapil Sibal
 C) Mallikarjun Kharge
 D) P Chidambaram
  
3Which Union Minister has been appointed as India's Governor on the Board of Governors of the Asian Development Bank in June 2014?
 A) Rajnath Singh
 B) Arun Jaitley
 C) Sushma Swaraj
 D) Nitin Gadkari
  
4Which Indian businessperson became the first Indian to receive the prestigious Harvard Medal in June 2014?
 A) Azim Premji
 B) N R Narayana Murthy
 C) Anand G Mahindra
 D) Adi Godrej
  
5Former Union Minister and _________ leader Tapan Sikdar passed away in June 2014.
 A) Trinamool Congress
 B) Indian Congress
 C) Bhartiya Janata Party
 D) Communist Party (CPM)
  
6"World Blood Donor Day" is observed on __________.
 A) 4-June
 B) 24-June
 C) 14-June
 D) 15-June
  
7Which IPL team won the seventh Edition of IPL title held in May-June 2014?
 A) Kings Eleven Punjab
 B) Kolkata Knight Riders
 C) Chennai Super Kings
 D) Rajasthan Royals
  
8Eurozone inflation stood at __________ in May 2014 (announced in June 2014).
 A) 0.5%
 B) 1.5%
 C) 2.1%
 D) 1.2%
  
9Which Country has emerged as the world's second largest textile exporter (with USD 40 billion export in 2013, as per the data released by the Apparel Export Promotion Council in June 2014?
 A) Italy
 B) Germany
 C) India
 D) China
  
10India has slipped to _________ rank, its lowest position in over a decade, in the foreign direct investment confidence index, as per the survey of 300 global executives by global consulting firm A T Kearney in June 2014.
 A) Seventh
 B) Sixth
 C) Fifth
 D) Eighth

 
 
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Answers:
1Ans) 29th
2Ans) Mallikarjun Kharge
3Ans) Arun Jaitley
4Ans) Anand G Mahindra
5Ans) Bhartiya Janata Party
6Ans) 14-June
7Ans) Kolkata Knight Riders
8Ans) 0.5%
9Ans) India
10Ans) Seventh