Current Affairs December 2015 Quiz - 4

31Which City has issued its first-ever red alert on air pollution ordering schools to close due to poor air quality as the acrid smog enveloped the city for the second time in December 2015. Red alert is considered to be the highest possible state of caution.
 A) Sanghai
 B) Beijing
 C) Hong Kong
 D) Tokyo
32Who was awarded with the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Female Player of the Year Awards at a ceremony held in Dubai in Dec 2015?
 A) Nozomi Okuhara
 B) Wang Yihan
 C) Carolina Marin
 D) Li Xuerui

33The International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development  day is obnserved on______________
 A) 5-Dec
 B) 6-Dec
 C) 12-Dec
 D) 10-Dec
34The Reserve Bank of India has kept marginal standing facility (MSF) rate unchanged at  ________ during its fifth bi-monthly monetary policy review meeting for fiscal year 2015-16 in Dec 2015.
 A) 7.75%
 B) 8%
 C) 7%
 D) 7.25%
35Which Indian state has become the first Indian state to launch an online platform for its MLAs to send questions and move different motions in the House?
 A) Maharashtra
 B) Haryana
 C) Delhi
 D) Gujarat
36Indian-American entrepreneur and philanthropist, _____________ has been chosen for the Uttar Pradesh Ratna Award and was awarded on 4th January 2016 at the inaugural UP Pravasi Diwas held in Agra.
 A) Pulin Kumar
 B) Frank Islam
 C) Jamaludeen Mohamed Sali
 D) None of These
37Which country has become the top source of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) into India during the first half of financial year 2015-16, as per report published by the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) in Dec 2015?
 A) Mauritius
 B) Singapore
 C) UK
 D) Germany
38Which two teams have been named as the interim franchises in the Indian Premier League (IPL) till 2017 and they will replace the suspended teams of Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) after the Supreme Court ruling on IPL spot fixing scam.
 A) Nagpur and Rajkot
 B) Pune and Baroda
 C) Pune and Rajkot
 D) Nagpur and Bhubaneswar
39Who was sworn in as the President of Argentina after winning election in Dec 2015?
 A) Cristina Fernandez
 B) Daniel Scioli
 C) Mauricio Macri
 D) Sergio Massa
40Former Sri Lanka Cricket team captain _______________ was awarded with an honorary life membership of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) in Dec 2015 in recognition of his great cricket career.
 A) Kumar Sangakkara
 B) Mahela Jayawardene
 C) Muttiah Muralitharan
 D) Chaminda Vaas

31Ans) Beijing
32Ans) Carolina Marin
33Ans) 5-Dec
34Ans) 7.75%
35Ans) Maharashtra
36Ans) Frank Islam
37Ans) Singapore
38Ans) Pune and Rajkot
39Ans) Mauricio Macri
40Ans) Mahela Jayawardene

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