Current Affairs March 2014 Quiz 3

21Who has taken over as the Chairman and Managing Director of Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA) in March 2014?
 A) Saurabh Chandra
 B) Vivek Rae
 C) Amitabh Kant
 D) KS Popli
  
22Who the BNP Paribas Open Womens' Final in Indian Wells ATP Tennis Masters held in California in March 2014?
 A) Agnieszka Radwanska
 B) Flavia Pennetta
 C) Serena Williams
 D) Victoria Azarenka
  
23Who won the "Best Actor" award in the 86 Annual Academy Award (Oscar) 2014 Awards presented in March 2014?
 A) Mathew Mc Conaughey
 B) Alfonso Cuaron
 C) Leonardo DiCaprio
 D) Chiwetel Ejiofor
  
24"World Consumer Rights Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 19-Mar
 B) 18-Mar
 C) 21-Mar
 D) 15-Mar
  
25Global tech giant Apple announced in March 2014 that its senior vice president and CFO, will retire at the end of September 2014 after serving since 1996. Name the person.
 A) Luca Maestri
 B) Peter Oppenheimer
 C) Tim Cook
 D) None of These
  
26Which South African Cricket player has announced retirement in March 2014 after leading South Africa in more than 100 tests?
 A) Jacques Kallis
 B) Mark Boucher
 C) Graeme Smith
 D) Herschelle Gibbs
  
27Who took over as new governor of Kerala in March 2014?
 A) Sheila Dikshit
 B) Nikhil Kumar
 C) Ashwani Kumar
 D) Nikhil Kumar
  
28Which Indian state has become the first state in India to observe State Child Protection Day on 4th March 2014?
 A) Tripura
 B) Assam
 C) Meghalaya
 D) Nagaland
  
29Indian Government has approved payment of _________ rate of interest on PF deposits in 2013-14 for over five crore subscribers of retirement fund body EPFO in March 2014.
 A) 8.25%
 B) 8.5%
 C) 8.75%
 D) 9%
  
30US First Lady Michelle Obama presented the International Women of Courage Award to whom in March 2014 for successfully leading the campaign against acid attacks on women in India?
 A) Nirbhaya
 B) Laxmi
 C) Menaka Gandhi
 D) None of These

 
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Answers
21Ans) KS Popli
22Ans) Flavia Pennetta
23Ans) Mathew Mc Conaughey
24Ans) 15-Mar
25Ans) Peter Oppenheimer
26Ans) Graeme Smith
27Ans) Sheila Dikshit
28Ans) Assam
29Ans) 8.75%
30Ans) Laxmi (Acid attack victim)