Current Affairs Oct 2014 Quiz 5

 
41Which Bollywood star has been appointed UNICEF Ambassador for South Asia, as per the notification from the UN agency in Oct 2014?
A) Amir Khan
B) Shah Rukh Khan
C) Amitabh Bachchan
D) Salman Khan
42Who won the 2014 Nobel Prize in chemistry for their contribution to invent new methods which helps microscopes see finer details compared to earlier details visible?
A) John O'Keefe, Edvard Moser and May-Britt Moser
B) Isamu Akasaki, Hiroshi Amano and Shuji Nakamura
C) Eric Betzig, William Moerner and Stefan Hell
D) Isamu Akasaki, Eric Betzi and Stefan Hell

 
43Who won the Nobel Prize for Literature for the year 2014?
A) Patrick Modiano
B) J. M. G. Le Clézio
C) Jean Echenoz
D) Annie Ernaux
44Which brand has been ranked as the world's most valuable brand with brand value of nearly USD 119 billion, as per the Interbrand Best Global Brands annual report published in Oct 2014?
A) GE
B) IBM
C) Google
D) Apple
45Sangeet Natak Akademi chairperson __________ has resigned from the post on 30th September.
A) Helen Acharya
B) P.K. Shukla
C) Leela Samson
D) R.K. Chandna
46Who has been chosen for the 2014 Waislitz Global Citizen Award for his "exemplified values of a Global Citizen" through his work in founding Humanure Power (HP) in Bihar in 2011 that builds community sanitation facilities in rural India?
A) Kailash Satyarth
B) Om Prakash Gurjar
C) Mike Pandey
D) Anoop Jain
47Social networking giant _________ founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg visited New Delhi to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his two day visit in India in Oct 2014.
A) Microsoft
B) Google
C) Facebook
D) LinedIn
48"World Animal Welfare Day" is observed on ____________.
A) 4-Oct
B) 8-Oct
C) 9-Oct
D) 3-Oct
49Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched an ambitious scheme named as -Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana- (MP Model Village Scheme) in Oct 2014. This scheme aims around 800 MPS to develop physical and institutional infrastructure of three villages by which year?
A) 2020
B) 2018
C) 2019
D) 2022
50Which IIMB Professor has been appointed member of the advisory committee of the World Economic Forum on real estate in Oct 2014?
A) Prof G Sabarinathan
B) Dr Venkatesh Panchapagesan
C) Mr N S Raghavan
D) None of These

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
41Ans) Aamir Khan
42Ans) Eric Betzig, William Moerner and Stefan Hell
43Ans) Patrick Modiano
44Ans) Apple
45Ans) Leela Samson
46Ans) Anoop Jain
47Ans) Facebook
48Ans) 4-Oct
49Ans) 2019
50Ans) Dr Venkatesh Panchapagesan

 
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