Current Affairs February 2016 Quiz - 7

61Former India Cricketer,  ________ has been appointed as a member of the newly formed Anti-Corruption Unit Oversight Group by International cricketing body ICC in Feb 2016.
 A) Saurav Ganguly
 B) Rahul Dravid
 C) Sachin Tendulkar
 D) VVS Lakshman
  
62Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the Union Budget 2016 in Feb 2016. During his budget speech, he has announced that Dividend in excess of __________ per annum to be taxed at additional 10%.
 A) Rs. 5 lakh
 B) Rs. 10 lakh
 C) Rs. 15 lakh
 D) Rs. 20 lakh

63National Women's Day' is celebrated on ________ across India.
 A) 13-Feb
 B) 17-Feb
 C) 23-Feb
 D) 18-Feb
  
64Mobile messaging app ____________ announced in Feb 2016 it has crossed the one billion user milestone globally after it has added nearly 100 million users in last five months.
 A) Viber
 B) WhatsApp
 C) WeChat
 D) Facebook
  
65NASA Astronaut Edgar Mitchell passed away in West Palm Beach, Florida in Feb 2016. He was 85. He was the lunar module pilot on Apollo 14 and was the ________ man to walk on the Moon.
 A) fourth
 B) fifth
 C) sixth
 D) seventh
  
66Famous __________ Linus Maurer, whose name was used for one of the main characters in the Peanuts comic strip, passed away in Feb 2016. He was 90.
 A) Author
 B) Cartoonist
 C) Poet
 D) Actor
  
67Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the Union Budget 2016 in Feb 2016. During his budget speech, he has announced to implement General Anti Avoidance Rules (GAAR) from ____________.
 A) 1st Jan 2017
 B) 1st April 2017
 C) 1st Jan 2018
 D) 1st April 2018
  
68The US economy added 151,000 jobs in January and US unemployment rate stood at __________ in the same month (announced in Feb 2016).
 A) 4.9%
 B) 5%
 C) 5.2%
 D) 5.5%
  
69Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has launched the official channel/page on __________ of the Ministry in Feb 2016 in order to disseminate information on a real-time basis.
 A) Facebook
 B) YouTube
 C) Twitter
 D) Google Plus
  
70Famous ___________ Comedy actor Kumarimuthu passed away in Feb 2016. He was 77.
 A) Kannada
 B) Tamil
 C) Telugu
 D) Malayalam

 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
61Ans) Rahul Dravid
62Ans) Rs. 10 lakh
63Ans) 13-Feb
64Ans) WhatsApp
65Ans) sixth
66Ans) Cartoonist
67Ans) 1st April 2017
68Ans) 4.9%
69Ans) YouTube
70Ans) Tamil

 
 
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