Latest in General Knowledge – Quiz 170

Latest in General Knowledge: Important Latest General Knowledge Questions for upcoming exams such as SBI PO, SBI Clerk, IBPS PO, IBPS Clerk and other IBPS CWE.
 
Latest General Knowledge Questions April 2014
 
Question Number 1: Who won the digital activism award on March 20, 2014 for his work on using mobile phones to bring local news to remote Indian regions in their native language?
A) Vinay Katiyar
B) Shubranshu Choudhary
C) Narendra Singh
D) Satish Rai
Answer & Explanation: Shubranshu Choudhary won the digital activism award.
 
Question Number 2: Who was announced on March 14, 2014 by a 50-member jury the “Cricketer of the Generation”?
A) Michael Clarke
B) Sachin Tendulkar
C) Ricky Ponting
D) Steve Waugh
Answer & Explanation: Sachin Tendulkar was announced “Cricketer of the Generation”.
 
Question Number 3: Who has won the Templeton Prize 2014?
A) Dalai Lama
B) Tomas Halik
C) Michal Heller
D) Freeman Dyson
Answer & Explanation: Tomas Halik has won the Templeton Prize 2014.
 
Question Number 4: Who won the Windham Campbell Literature Prize 2014 in non-fiction category on March 9, 2014?
A) Kushwant Singh
B) Atal Bihari Vajpai
C) Arundhati Bhattacharya
D) Pankaj Mishra
Answer & Explanation: Pankaj Mishra won the Windham Campbell Literature Prize 2014.
Question Number 5: What was the name of Indian woman, who won the International Women of Courage Award 2014?
A) Aarti
B) Prerna
C) Damni
D) Laxmi
Answer & Explanation: Laxmi won the International Women of Courage Award 2014.
 
Question Number 6: As per the data released by Swedish Think Tank, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) on March 17, 2014, which country world’s largest arms importer?
A) China
B) Pakistan
C) India
D) North Korea
Answer & Explanation: India is the world’s largest arms importer.
 
Question Number 7: What is the name of world’s longest aircraft, which was unveiled in Britain on March 2014?
A) Airlander
B) Spinus
C) Paalson
D) Vision
Answer & Explanation: Airlander is the world’s longest aircraft.
 
Question Number 8: How much money, The Central Government of India announced to provide to core assistance package to Bhutan for its 11th Five-year Plan?
A) 3000 cr
B) 3500 cr
C) 4000 cr
D) 4500 cr
Answer & Explanation: Central Government of India announced to provide 4500 cr assistance package to Bhutan for its 11th Five-year Plan.
 
Question Number 9: Which two states of India first started plastic voter ID card?
A) Madhya Pradesh & Chhattisgarh
B) Rajasthan & Mizoram
C) Nagaland & Assam
D) Karnataka & Orissa
Answer & Explanation: Nagaland & Assam two states of India first started plastic voter ID card.
 
Question Number 10: What is the name of Scientist, who has built the first 3-D model of a human finger print?
A) Ravit Dayan
B) Anil Jain
C) Satyam Singh
D) Abhinav Bindra
Answer & Explanation: Anil Jain has built the first 3-D model of a human finger print.

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