Current Affairs March 2016 Quiz - 3

21How many British scientists were awarded with the prestigious 2016 Grete Lundbeck European Brain Research Prize (also known as Brain Prize) for giving vital insight about how the human brain remembers, learns and navigates in Mar 2016?
 A) Two
 B) Three
 C) Four
 D) Five
  
22Which film won the 63rd National Award in the 'Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment' category as announced by the Central Government in Mar 2016?
 A) Prem Ratan Dhan Payo
 B) Dilwale
 C) Bajirao Mastani
 D) Bajrangi Bhaijaan

23Former _________ Cricket team captain Martin Crowe passed away due to cancer in Mar 2016. He was just 53. He played 77 tests and 143 one-day internationals in his 13-year long career in which he scored 5,444 Test runs at an average of 45.36 with 17 centuries.
 A) South Africa
 B) Australia
 C) New Zealand
 D) England
  
24India has been ranked at the __________ place among 126 countries in terms of Energy Security published by World Economic Forum (WEF) in Mar 2016.
 A) 63rd
 B) 78th
 C) 90th
 D) 104th
  
25Which country has been ranked at the No 1 place among 126 countries in terms of Energy Security published by World Economic Forum (WEF) in Mar 2016?
 A) France
 B) Sweden
 C) Norway
 D) Switzerland
  
26Famous poet _____________ was chosen for the 2015 Bihari Puraskar for his anthology of Rajasthani poems 'Katha Sun Aawe Hai Sabad' in Mar 2016.
 A) Hemant Shesh
 B) Hari Ram Meena
 C) Dr Bhagwati Lal Vyas
 D) Om Thanvi
  
27Moody-s Investors Service has cut its outlook for the debt ratings of Saudi Arabia and three other Gulf nations and marked Which country-s rating as Junk due to lower crude oil prices which impacted their finances adversely in Mar 2016?
 A) Kuwait
 B) Bahrain
 C) Qatar
 D) UAE
  
28"World Consumer Rights Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 19-Mar
 B) 18-Mar
 C) 21-Mar
 D) 15-Mar
  
29Who won the 63rd National Award in the 'Best Actor' category as announced by the Central Government in Mar 2016?
 A) Amitabh Bachchan
 B) Ranbir Kapoor
 C) Prabhas Bahubali
 D) Ranveer Singh
  
30Columnist and author ________ has been chosen for the 2016 Windham-Campbell Prize in Mar 2016 which is given to English-language writers "for their literary achievements or their potential". He won the award for his first novel 'Em and The Big Hoom' in the fiction category.
 A) Amitav Ghosh
 B) Vikram Seth
 C) Jerry Pinto
 D) Arundhati Roy

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
21Ans) Three
22Ans) Bajrangi Bhaijaan
23Ans) New Zealand
24Ans) 90th
25Ans) Switzerland
26Ans) Dr Bhagwati Lal Vyas
27Ans) Bahrain
28Ans) 15-Mar
29Ans) Amitabh Bachchan
30Ans) Jerry Pinto

 
 
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