Current Affairs Sep 2014 Quiz 1

1Nalanda University was reopened after nearly 800 years as it started its first academic session in Sep 2014. The ancient university is in which state?
A) Jharkhand
B) Madhya Pradesh
C) Bihar
D) Chattishgarh
2Who became the first from Spain to win World Badminton Championship on 31st August at the World Badminton Championship held in Copenhagen, Denmark?
A) Pablo Abián
B) Wang Shixian
C) Carolina Marin
D) Li Xuerui

3Who was sworn in as the 17th Governor of Karnataka in Sep 2014?
A) Kalyan Singh
B) Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala
C) C. Vidyasagar Rao
D) K Rosaiah
4Who has been appointed as the Governor of Kerala in Sep 2014?
A) Kalyan Singh
B) Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala
C) C. Vidyasagar Rao
D) P Sathasivam
5Famous ________ artist, filmmaker and humourist Sattiraju Lakshminarayana, popularly known as Bapu, passed away in Chennai in Sep 2014.
A) Malayalam
B) Tamil
C) Telugu
D) Kannada
6India-s core sector output, consisting of eight key sectors, growth stood at ______ in July (announced in Sep 2014).
A) 2.1%
B) 7.3%
C) 2.7%
D) 4.2%
7"Coconut Day" is observed on ____________.
A) 5-Sep
B) 2-Sep
C) 8-Sep
D) 12-Sep
8Indian badminton player __________ settled for second bronze at the World Badminton Championship held in Aug-Sep 2014.
A) PV Sindhu
B) Saina Nehwal
C) Jwala Gutta
D) Ashwini Ponnappa
9Which team won the inaugural Pro Kabaddi League at NSCI's Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Stadium on 31st August 2014?
A) Dabang Delhi
B) U Mumba
C) Jaipur Pink Panthers
D) Bengaluru Bulls
10New Delhi-s Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung appointed which sportsperson as the Sports Brand Ambassador of Delhi Government in Sep 2014?
A) Sushil Kumar
B) Yogeshwar Dutt
C) Vijender Singh
D) Abhinav Bindra

Check below for Answers:
1Ans) Bihar
2Ans) Carolina Marin
3Ans) Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala
4Ans) P Sathasivam
5Ans) Telugu
6Ans) 2.7%
7Ans) 2-Sep
8Ans) PV Sindhu
9Ans) Jaipur Pink Panthers
10Ans) Sushil Kumar