Current Affairs August 2015 Quiz - 15

141India-s core sector growth stood at __________ in July 2014 (announced in Aug 2015).
 A) 1.1%
 B) 2.4%
 C) 4.4%
 D) -1.3%
  
142Multi-Application Solar Telescope (MAST), Asia-s biggest telescope was inaugurated at the __________ Solar Observatory in Rajasthan in Au 2015.
 A) Jodhpur
 B) Jaipur
 C) Udaipur
 D) Jaisalmir

 
143World Bio-Fuel Day was observed on _________ in a bid to create awareness about non fossil-fuels (Green Fuels).
 A) 7-Aug
 B) 10-Aug
 C) 12-Aug
 D) 15-Aug
  
144Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) fully commissioned and started commercial production at the first indigenous Titanium Sponge Plant at _________ in Kerala in Aug 2015.
 A) Munnar
 B) Kochin
 C) Chavara
 D) Trivandum
  
145International Day of the World's Indigenous People was observed on ____________ with the theme Post 2015 Agenda: Ensuring indigenous peoples' health and well-being.
 A) 9-Aug
 B) 10-Aug
 C) 12-Aug
 D) 15-Aug
  
146Indian sportsperson Mandeep Jangra was awarded with the Arjuna Award 2015 in Aug 2015. He is associated with which sports?
 A) Hockey
 B) Archery
 C) Boxing
 D) Gymnastics
  
147Which Indian private bank launched locker facility named Smart Vault in Aug 2015?
 A) ICICI Bank
 B) Yes Bank
 C) HDFC Bank
 D) Kotak Mahindra Bank
  
148Indian sportsperson Sreejesh P R was awarded with the Arjuna Award 2015 in Aug 2015. He is associated with which sports?
 A) Hockey
 B) Archery
 C) Cricket
 D) Gymnastics
  
149Former India captain ____________ has been elected unopposed as the president of the Association of Indian Statisticians and scorers of India at its AGM held in Aug 2015.
 A) Ravi Shahtri
 B) Sunil Gavaskar
 C) Dilip Vengsarkar
 D) None of These
  
150India gifted former Indian Coast Guard Ship Varaha to __________ in Aug 2015.
 A) Mayanmar
 B) Bangladesh
 C) Sri Lanka
 D) None of These

 
 
Answers:
141Ans) 1.1%
142Ans) Udaipur
143Ans) 10-Aug
144Ans) Chavara
145Ans) 9-Aug
146Ans) Boxing
147Ans) ICICI Bank
148Ans) Hockey
149Ans) Dilip Vengsarkar
150Ans) Sri Lanka

 
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