Current Affairs Oct 2014 Quiz 6

 
51Famous author Patrick Modiano won Nobel Prize for Literature for the year 2014. He is from which country?
A) Portugal
B) Spain
C) France
D) Germany
52India-s Index of Industrial Production (IIP), the most important parameter to judge performance of industrial sector, growth stood at ________ in August (announced in Oct 2014).
A) 4.7%
B) 0.4%
C) 1.1%
D) 3.4%

 
53Who won the Russian Grand Prix held in Oct 2014?
A) Nico Rosberg
B) Lewis Hamilton
C) Daniel Ricciardo
D) Valtteri Bottas
54Who won his maiden ATP Shanghai Masters trophy after defeating FrenchmanGilles Simon by 7-6, 7-6 in the final match held in Oct 2014?
A) Novak Djokovic
B) Marin Cilic
C) Roger Federer
D) Kei Nishikori
55Very severe cyclone ______ devastated Andhra Pradesh and Orissa after making landfall in oct 2014.
A) Nilam
B) Mudmud
C) Hudhud
D) Nilofar
56"World Nature Day" is observed on ____________.
A) 4-Oct
B) 8-Oct
C) 9-Oct
D) 3-Oct
57The Congress party has removed Which senior party leader and former MP from the post of party spokesperson after his praise of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Oct 2014?
A) Digvijay Singh
B) Kapil Sibal
C) Ajay Maken
D) Shashi Tharoor
58Which Indian Online e-commerce company has signed a deal with India-s Future Group in Oct 2014 to jointly sell Future group-s goods on internet?
A) Jabong
B) FlipKart
C) Amazon
D) Snapdeal
59Capital Market regulator SEBI has barred which real estate company and also six top executives from securities markets for three years in Oct 2014 after it found them guilty of -active and deliberate suppression- of material information at the time of its public offer?
A) DLF
B) Unitec
C) Sobha Developers
D) None of These
60Who was been awarded with the 2014 Nobel Prize in economics for his analysis on market power and regulation?
A) Drew Fudenberg
B) Bengt R. Holmström
C) Oliver Hart
D) Jean Tirole

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
51Ans) France
52Ans) 0.4%
53Ans) Lewis Hamilton
54Ans) Roger Federer
55Ans) Hudhud
56Ans) 3-Oct
57Ans) Shashi Tharoor
58Ans) Amazon
59Ans) DLF
60Ans) Jean Tirole

 
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