Current Affairs May 2016 Quiz - 15

141India has been ranked at _________ place in terms of Clean energy job creation list as per annual review published by the International Renewable Energy Agency (Irena) in May 2016.
 A) 4th
 B) 5th
 C) 6th
 D) 7th
  
142The Reserve Bank of India has formed a seven-member committee headed by _________ to reduce cash transactions. This panel will check for different ways to increase the acceptance of card payments.
 A) Neeraj Kumar Gupta
 B) SK Saini
 C) Parkash Singh
 D) None of These

143Which Indian businessperson has been awarded with this year-s Harvard Business School Alumni Achievement Award, which has been presented annually since 1968, in May 2016?
 A) Sunil Bharti Mittal
 B) Mukesh Ambani
 C) Anand Mahindra
 D) Adi Godrej
  
144Which team won won their Maiden IPL title concluded in May 2016?
 A) Royal Challengers Bangalore
 B) Sunrisers Hyderabad
 C) Kolkata Knight Riders
 D) Delhi Daredavils
  
145Which European football club won its 11th European Champion title concluded in May 2016?
 A) Atletico Madrid
 B) Barcelona
 C) Real Madrid
 D) None of These
  
146Which formula One driver won the 2016 Formula 1 Monaco Grand Prix held in May 2016?
 A) Nico Rosberg
 B) Lewis Hamilton
 C) Sebastian Vettel
 D) Daniil Kvyat
  
147Which England cricketer has become the youngest ever batsman (31 years 5 months old) to cross 10,000 runs in Test cricket and also become the 12th man to join the elite 10,000-run club in Test cricket in May 2016?
 A) Alastair Cook
 B) Chris Woakes
 C) Joe Root
 D) Ben Stokes
  
148Pakke Tiger Reserve in ________ won the India Biodiversity Award 2016 under the Conservation of Threatened Species category which was conferred on the Hornbill Nest Adoption Programme started by Pakke reserve.
 A) Arunachal Pradesh
 B) Uttar Pradesh
 C) Karnataka
 D) Uttarakhand
  
149Who who was recently appointed as the Secretary, Expenditure in the Finance Ministry in May 2016?
 A) Ashok Lavasa
 B) Ratan P. Watal
 C) Ratan P Watal
 D) Bhupendra Kainthola
  
150Who has been awarded with the Japan's Fukuoka prize 2016 for his outstanding contribution towards creating, preserving and showcasing South Asian traditional fusion music in May 2016?
 A) Mani Ratnam
 B) Ilayaraja
 C) A. R. Rahman
 D) Rajinikanth

 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
141Ans) 5th
142Ans) Neeraj Kumar Gupta
143Ans) Sunil Bharti Mittal
144Ans) Sunrisers Hyderabad
145Ans) Real Madrid
146Ans) Lewis Hamilton
147Ans) Alastair Cook
148Ans) Arunachal Pradesh
149Ans) Ashok Lavasa
150Ans) A. R. Rahman

 
 
 
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