Current Affairs Dec 2014 Quiz - 7

61Who was/were named as 'Person of the Year' for 2014 by Time Magazine in Dec 2014?
A) Narendra Modi
B) Ebola fighters including doctors, nurses and other health officials
C) Barack Obama
D) Vladimir Putin
62Vijay Diwas is observed ___________ across the country to celebrate the India-s military victory over Pakistan in the 1971 war.
A) 18-Dec
B) 21-Dec
C) 16-Dec
D) 23-Dec

63The United Nations has projected world economic growth at ______ for next year 2015 and 3.3% for the year 2016 (announced in Dec 2014).
A) 2.5%
B) 2.7%
C) 3.1%
D) 3.5%
64Which country became the 181st member of Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) in Dec 2014 after it has fulfilled all of its membership requirements to become the member of MIGA?
A) Sri Lanka
B) Bangladesh
C) Nepal
D) Bhutan
65___________ state-owned Rosatom announced in Dec 2014 that it would supply 12 nuclear energy reactors for India over next 20 years, under an agreement to boost nuclear energy cooperation between these two countries.
A) France
B) Russia
C) Japan
66India-s former Olympic-level trap and skeet shooter, ___________ has been appointed as an honorary member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) during the IOC session held in Monaco on 8-9th December 2014.
A) Ronjan Sodhi
B) Randhir Singh
C) Vijay Kumar Malhotra
D) Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore
67Indian hockey player and Olympic gold medalist ___________ passed away in Dec 2014. Also known as -Nandy Singh- he won two Olympic gold medals, at the 1948 London Olympics and in 1952 Helsinki Olympics with the Indian team.
A) Kishan Lal
B) Grihanandan Singh
C) K. D. Singh
D) Balbir Singh, Sr.
68India-s Retail inflation, measured by Consumer Price Index, stood at ______ in November (announced in Dec 2014).
A) 6.46%
B) 5.52%
C) 4.3%
D) 5.31%
69India-s Index of Industrial Production (IIP), the most important parameter to judge performance of industrial sector, growth stood at ________ in October (announced in Dec 2014).
A) -4.2%
B) 0.4%
C) 1.1%
D) -2.5%
70The U.S. Senate has passed a _______ spending Bill in Dec 2014. The Senate passed the bill by 56 votes in favor and 40 votes against it. Now the bill was sent to President Barack Obama for approval.
A) USD 1.3 trillion
B) USD 1.1 trillion
C) USD 1.7 trillion
D) USD 2.1 trillion

61Ans) Ebola fighters including doctors, nurses and other health officials
62Ans) 16-Dec
63Ans) 3.1%
64Ans) Bhutan
65Ans) Russia
66Ans) Randhir Singh
67Ans) Grihanandan Singh
68Ans) 4.3%
69Ans) -4.2%
70Ans) USD 1.1 trillion

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