Current Affairs Quiz Questions Answers – 13,14 May

13,14 May Current Affairs Current affairs Quiz Questions Answers

 

1.Who was appointed as deputy chairman of FIFA Governance committee ?

 

a)Mukul Mudgal

b)Madan Kumar

c)Sujit Mukherji

d)Anant Mahesh

 

Answer & Explanation

Ans:A

Mudgal is Former Justice of Punjab & Haryana

He headed the IPL Spot fixing probe

 

2.Electric Radio Cabs service will be launched in which city ?

 

a)Visakhapatnam

b)Hyderabad

c)Nagpur

d)Kolkata

 

Answer & Explanation

Ans:C

Nagpur will become first city to get Electric Radio cab facility

in 2015 Government FAME (Faster adoption and Manufacturing of Electric and Hybrid Vehicles)India scheme to encourage Electric vehicles

 

3.In Which state Union Health minister launched Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine for Pneumonia  ?

 

a)Kerala

b)West Bengal

c)Manipur

d)Himachal Pradesh

 

Answer & Explanation

Ans:D

In Phase I the vaccine was launched under Indian Government’s Universal Immunization program

 

4.In Which Country Vesak day celebrations Held ?

 

a)Austria

b)Germany

c)Sri lanka

d)France

 

Answer & Explanation

Ans:C

Vesak is celebrated on Budhha Purnima. this si cultural festival in Srilanka

This is celbrated in other Asian Countries also

 

5.Which of the following IT Company signed agreement with Andhra pradesh state government to set up IT Research Facility in the state ?

 

a)Wipro

b)TCS

c)Infosys

d)HCL technologies

 

Answer & Explanation

Ans:D

The Company will invest Rs 500 crore to develop a center, training facility and other ancillary facilities

The company will establish Research Center in Vijayawada,Andhra pradesh

 

6.Who was appointed as Chancellor for Jawaharlal Nehru University ?

 

a)Darshan Mathur

b)V K Saraswat

c)Rajeev Shukla

d)Naveen Sharma

 

Answer & Explanation

Ans:B

Vijay Kumar Saraswat is Full member of NITI Aayog

He will replace K Kasturi Rangan

Saraswat served as Scientific adviser to the Minister of Defence

he was honoured with padma Bhushan in 2013

 

7.Who among the following bagged Florence Nightingale 2017 award ?

 

a)Krishna Kumari

b)Sujatha Negi

c)Kavita Sharma

d)Neena Singh

 

Answer & Explanation

Ans:A