Current Affairs May 2014 Quiz 8

71Which Tennis Player won the Madrid Masters Men's single title held in May 2014?
 A) Novak Djokovic
 B) Stanislas Wawrinka
 C) Roger Federer
 D) Rafael Nadal
72"International Day of the Family" is observed on __________.
 A) 31-May
 B) 17-May
 C) 24-May
 D) 15-May
73Who took oath as the new Women and child development Minister as a part of Modi Government in May 2014?
 A) Maneka Gandhi
 B) Venkaiah Naidu
 C) Ananth Kumar
 D) Nitin Gadkari
74Who won the bahrain Spanish Prix held in Spain in May 2014?
 A) Nico Rosberg
 B) Lewis Hamilton
 C) Sebastian Vettel
 D) Daniel Ricciardo
75Which Snooker Player was crowned World Snooker-s Player of the Year at the sport's annual awards ceremony held in London in May 2014?
 A) Ronnie O'Sullivan
 B) Mark Selby
 C) Stephen Hendry
 D) Judd Trump
76The Defence Ministry has appointed ___________ as the next Army Chief in May 2014 after receiving go ahead from the Election Commission.
 A) Lt Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag
 B) Lt Gen MMS Rai
 C) Lt Gen SK Singh
 D) None of These
77Famous Indian discus thrower __________ won the silver medal in the IAAF Diamond League Series in Doha in May 2014. He registered a throw of 63.23 metres, which is much below his personal best of 66.90 metres, the national record.
 A) Mayookha Johny
 B) Vikas Gowda
 C) Renjith Maheshwary
 D) Ehsan Haddadi
78India-s Index of Industrial Production (IIP), the most important parameter to judge performance of industrial sector, growth stood at ________ in Match (announced in May 2014).
 A) -0.9%
 B) -0.5%
 C) 1.1%
 D) -1.9%
79India-s Retail inflation, measured by Consumer Price Index, stood at ______ in April (announced in May 2014).
 A) 7.60%
 B) 8.90%
 C) 8.59%
 D) 9.45%
80Senior IPS Officer _____________ has been appointed as first Woman Additional Director of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in May 2014. She is the first woman to be elevated to the rank of an Additional Director of CBI. But after hours of her sworn-in, Tamil Nadu government suspended her for not following rules before joining the central probe agency.
 A) Archana Ramasundaram
 B) Aruna Bahuguna
 C) Meera Borwankar
 D) None of These

Check below for Answers:
71Ans) Rafael Nadal
72Ans) 15-May
73Ans) Maneka Gandhi
74Ans) Lewis Hamilton
75Ans) Ronnie O-Sullivan
76Ans) Lt Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag
77Ans) Vikas Gowda
78Ans) -0.5
79Ans) 8.59%
80Ans) Archana Ramasundaram