Current Affairs Feb 2015 Quiz - 2

11Global Credit Ratings agency___________ has been asked to pay around USD 1.38 billion settlement to US regulators in Feb 2015 over allegations that it knowingly inflated its ratings of risky mortgage bonds before the sub-prime crisis in 2008.
A) Fitch
B) Moody's
C) Standard & Poor's
D) None of These
12The Reserve Bank of India has increased the eligibility limit for foreign exchange remittances under the Liberalised Remittance Scheme (LRS) by ________ to USD 250,000 per person per year in Feb 2015.
A) 25%
B) 50%
C) 100%
D) 200%

13Which Indian state has been chosen for the 10th national award for excellent work in Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act-MGNREGA by the Central Government in Feb 2015?
A) Chattishgarh
B) Madhya Pradesh
C) Maharashtra
D) Gujarat
14The Reserve Bank of India has kept marginal standing facility (MSF) rate unchanged at  ________ during its announcement of seventh bi-monthly monetary policy review in Feb 2015.
A) 8.75%
B) 9%
C) 8%
D) 8.5%
15"National Science Day" is observed on?
A) 22nd Feb
B) 28th Feb
C) 24th Feb
D) 27th Feb
16Railway Minister has increased duration of advance ticket booking to _________ from existing 60 days during Railway budget announcement in Feb 2015.
A) 75 Days
B) 90 Days
C) 120 Days
D) 150 Days
17Which movie won the Best Visual Effects award at the 87th Academy Awards (Oscars 2015) held in Feb 2015?
A) X-Men: Days of Future Past
B) Guardians of the Galaxy
C) Interstellar
D) Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
18Who won the Best Actor in the leading role award at the BAFTA 2015 Awards held in Feb 2015?
A) Steve Carell
B) Michael Keaton
C) Joaquin Phoenix
D) Eddie Redmayne
19Which country has been ranked as the top destination for foreign direct investment as per the total FDI received for the year of 2014 (announced in Feb 2015)?
A) China
B) United States
C) Japan
D) India
20Which state government has announced in Feb 2015 that it will provide free education to all the Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST) and girl students till Post Graduation (PG) level in the state?
A) Chattishgarh
B) Madhya Pradesh
C) Bihar
D) Gujarat

11Ans) Standard & Poor's
12Ans) 100%
13Ans) Madhya Pradesh
14Ans) 8.75%
15Ans) 28th Feb
16Ans) 120 Days
17Ans) Interstellar
18Ans) Eddie Redmayne
19Ans) China
20Ans) Bihar

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