Current Affairs May 2015 Quiz - 10

91John Forbes Nash Jr., who won Nobel Prize in _______ field, passed away along with his wife in a car crash in May 2015.
 A) Chemistry
 B) Mathematics
 C) Physics
 D) Economics
  
92Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched -Kisan TV- only for the farmers at a function held in Vigyan Bhawan in May 2015. In his Union Budget 2014 speech, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had announced that a 24-hour TV channel will be dedicated to the agriculture sector, for which he had allocated _________.
 A) Rs. 150 crore
 B) Rs. 100 crore
 C) Rs. 200 crore
 D) Rs. 50 crore

 
93Social media giant ________ has gathered 8 lakh users in India for its Internet.org initiative in May 2015.
 A) Google
 B) Facebook
 C) LinkedIn
 D) Twitter
  
94Indian filmmaker Neeraj Ghaywan's, '__________' has bagged the international federation of film critics (Fipresci) award at the 68th Cannes International film festival in May 2015.
 A) Masaan
 B) The Lunch Box
 C) The Good Road
 D) Udaan
  
95Which team won the Indian Premier League 2015 held in April-May 2015?
 A) Mumbai Indians
 B) Chennai Super Kings
 C) Rajasthan Royals
 D) Kolkata Knight Riders
  
96"Anti-tobacco Day" is observed on __________.
 A) 31-May
 B) 17-May
 C) 21-May
 D) 25-May
  
97Who was awarded with Man of the Match Award in the final match of the Indian Premier League 2015 held in April-May 2015?
 A) Harabhajan Singh
 B) Suresh Raina
 C) Rohit Sharma
 D) Kirien Pollard
  
98Who was awarded with  with the Player of the Tournament award of the Indian Premier League 2015 held in April-May 2015?
 A) Andre Russell
 B) Chris Gayle
 C) Rohit Sharma
 D) David Warner
  
99Who was re-elected as the President of FIFA for the fifth term amid the ongoing corruption scandal affecting football's governing body in May 2015 only to resign within days?
 A) Joćo Havelange
 B) Jerome Valcke
 C) Sepp Blatter
 D) Michel Platini
  
100Brazil's economic growth stood at _______ in the first quarter of the year (announced in May 2015).
 A) -0.8%
 B) -0.2%
 C) 0.2%
 D) 0.75%

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
91Ans) Mathematics
92Ans) Rs. 100 crore
93Ans) Facebook
94Ans) Masaan
95Ans) Mumbai Indians
96Ans) 31-May
97Ans) Rohit Sharma
98Ans) Andre Russell
99Ans) Sepp Blatter
100Ans) -0.2%

 
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