Current Affairs May 2015 Quiz - 12

111The former Indian cricket captain, ______, was conferred the International Lifetime Achievement Award in May 2015.
 A) Kapil Dev
 B) Sunil Gavaskar
 C) Ravi Shastri
 D) Dilip Bengsarkar
  
112Which Cricketer won the International Batsman of the Year award in the 19th edition of CEAT Awards, announced in May 2015?
 A) Hasim Amla
 B) Kumar Sangakara
 C) Steve Smith
 D) AB de Villiers

 
113"World Hunger Day" is observed on __________.
 A) 28-May
 B) 18-May
 C) 24-May
 D) 22-May
  
114India ranks at ______ spot in generation electricity from nuclear source, as per the data published by Power Reactor Information System (PRIS) of International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) for 2014 in May 2015.
 A) 11th
 B) 13th
 C) 15th
 D) 19th
  
115Which city was named as the world-s bookstore capital, according to a recent study by the World Cities Cultural Forum in May 2015, an organization that works to promote culture?
 A) Buenos Aires
 B) London
 C) New York
 D) Paris
  
116India's first satellite-controlled solar power plant has set up in Lalpur village in ________ state in May 2015.
 A) Himachal Pradesh
 B) Haryana
 C) Punjab
 D) Uttar Pradesh
  
117India signed  an agreement with ________ for the development of the strategically important Chabahar port in May 2015.
 A) Afghanisthan
 B) Iraq
 C) Iran
 D) Kuwait
  
118Famous scientist and Bharat Ratna awardee __________ was conferred with Japan-s highest civilian award the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star in May 2015.
 A) APJ Abdul Kalam
 B) Raghunath Anant Mashelkar
 C) C N Ramachandra Rao
 D) None of These
  
119Book titled Unbelievable - Delhi to Islamabad authored by senior Advocate Prof. _________ was released in May 2015 by Vice President M Hamid Ansari in New Delhi.
 A) Bhim Singh
 B) Narinder Nath Vohra
 C) Farooq Abdullah
 D) Ghulam Nabi Azad
  
120"Father of the euro" and Economist __________ passed away in May 2015.
 A) Jacques Delors
 B) György Matolcsy
 C) Alexandre Lamfalussy
 D) Wim Duisenberg

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
111Ans) Kapil Dev
112Ans) Hasim Amla
113Ans) 28-May
114Ans) 13th
115Ans) Buenos Aires
116Ans) Punjab
117Ans) Iran
118Ans) C N Ramachandra Rao
119Ans) Bhim Singh
120Ans) Alexandre Lamfalussy

 
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