The current affairs quiz of the week 17 February 2014 – 23 February 2014 has been developed to help the students prepare on varied topics of current affairs. The quizzes have been prepared keeping in mind the requirements of various competitive exams like UPSC, SSC, Banking, MBA and others.
1. The Indian flag was unfurled on 17 February 2014 at the Winter Olympics Village at Sochi, Russia at a special ceremony held at International Plaza of the Mountain Village. India was suspended by International Olympic Committee (IOC) from participation in the games for how long?
a) 12-months long suspension
b) 14-month long suspension
c) 16-month long suspension
d) 22-months long suspension
Answer: (b) 14-month long suspension
2. 80-million rupees has been sanctioned for restoration of Bhagat Singh’s ancestral house, school and village on 17 February 2014. At which place the ancestral house, school and village of Bhagat Singh is located?
a) Faisalabad, Punjab in Pakistan
b) Ludhiana, Punjab in India
c) Shadman in the Eastern City of Lahore Pakistan
d) None of the above
Answer: (a) Faisalabad, Punjab in Pakistan
3. Name the Indian film that on 17 February 2014 won the Crystal Bear (Glasernen Bar) for the best film by the Children’s jury in Generation KPlus section at the 64th Berlin International Film Festival.
a) The Grand Budapest Hotel
c) Little House
d) Black Coal
Answer: (b) Killa