Current Affairs March 2014 Quiz 4

31India-s Low-cost carrier SpiceJet has appointed whom as its Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in March 2014 in a management re-org?
 A) Srinivasan Dwarakanath
 B) Sam Isaac
 C) R.Neelakantan
 D) Mahendra Singh Mehta
32Who secured No 1 rank in the list of the world's richest persons, as per the annual ranking of global billionaires published by the Forbes magazine in Mar 2014?
 A) Amancio Ortega
 B) Warren Buffett
 C) Bill Gates
 D) Carlos Slim Helu
33"World Earth Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 19-Mar
 B) 23-Mar
 C) 21-Mar
 D) 25-Mar
34Which Global Tech/Internet Company acquired a startup company named -Vizify- that lets users create infographics and videos out of social data in March 2014?
 A) Yahoo
 B) Google
 C) Facebook
 D) Microsoft
35Global mining giant Vedanta Resources has appointed whom as its new chief Executive Officer in March 2014?
 A) Anil Agarwal
 B) Mahendra Singh Mehta
 C) Tom Albanese
 D) None of These
36Who won the "Best Actress" award in the 86 Annual Academy Award (Oscar) 2014 Awards presented in March 2014?
 A) Amy Adams
 B) Cate Blanchett
 C) Jennifer Lawrence
 D) None of These
37The European Central Bank (ECB) has kept its benchmark interest rate at record low of ________ during its monetary policy review in May 2014.
It has also increased growth projection of euro zone to 1.2% for 2014.
 A) 0.75%
 B) 0.5%
 C) 0.25%
 D) 1%
38Kellogg's has roped in which famous bollywood actress for Special K campaign in Mar 2014?
 A) Deepika Padukone
 B) Priyanka Chopra
 C) Bipasa Basu
 D) Kareena Kapoor
39USA unemployment rate stood at ______ in February (announced in Mar 2014).
 A) 6.7%
 B) 7.1%
 C) 6.6%
 D) 6.9%
40The 2014 Winter Paralympics was held in which country in Mar 2014?
 A) China
 B) Russia
 C) Sweden
 D) Japan

Check below for Answers
31Ans) R.Neelakantan
32Ans) Bill Gates
33Ans) 23-Mar
34Ans) Yahoo
35Ans) Tom Albanese
36Ans) Cate Blanchett
37Ans) 0.25%
38Ans) Deepika Padukone
39Ans) 6.7%
40Ans) Russia