Current Affairs February 2016 Quiz - 9

81Former Nepal __________ Sushil Koirala passed away in Feb 2016. He was 78.
 A) President
 B) Prime Minister
 C) King
 D) Speaker
  
82Indian Navy's International Fleet Review (IFR) 2016 was recently concluded in __________ in Feb 2016 in which navy personnel from 50 nations had participated.
 A) Mumbai
 B) Kochi
 C) Visakhapatnam
 D) Puduchery

83"Central Excise Day" is observed on ______________?
 A) 21st Feb
 B) 22nd Feb
 C) 24th Feb
 D) 28th Feb
  
84Who has been appointed as the Director General of TERI in Feb 2016?
 A) Ajay Mathur
 B) Rajendra K. Pachauri
 C) Ashok Chawla
 D) None of These
  
85The world-s largest solar power plant, Noor Ouarzazate Solar Complex, was opened in the Souss-Massa-Dra area in _________ in Feb 2016. The plant holds the capacity to produce enough energy to power over one million homes by 2018 and reduce carbon emissions by an estimated 760000 tons per year.
 A) Kazakasthan
 B) Turkey
 C) Morocco
 D) Ukraine
  
86Scientists announced in Feb 2016 that they have succeeded in detecting gravitational waves from the violent merging of two black holes in deep space after decades of effort. This was first mentioned by which scientist/physicist?
 A) Isaac Newton
 B) Thomas Edison
 C) Stephen Hawking
 D) Albert Einstein
  
87Lance Naik Hanamanthappa, who had been battling for life at the Army-s Research & Referral hospital, passed away in Feb2016. He was found alive under 38 feet of snow after 6 days of massive avalanche in ________ while Indian Army was conducting rescue operation.
 A) Ladakh
 B) Leh
 C) Siachen
 D) None of These
  
88India has been ranked at No _______ position in the list of 38 countries in terms of the International Intellectual Property Index, released by the US Chamber of Commerce's Global International Intellectual Property Centre in Feb 2016.
 A) 25th
 B) 32nd
 C) 37th
 D) 47th
  
89Which country topped the list of 38 countries in terms of the International Intellectual Property Index, released by the US Chamber of Commerce's Global International Intellectual Property Centre in Feb 2016?
 A) UK
 B) USA
 C) Germany
 D) France
  
90Which Indian state has topped the list of states in terms of the overall Internet readiness index, as per data released by the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) and Indicus Analytics in Feb 2016?
 A) Gujarat
 B) Telengana
 C) Karnataka
 D) Maharashtra

 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
81Ans) Prime Minister
82Ans) Visakhapatnam
83Ans) 24th Feb
84Ans) Ajay Mathur
85Ans) Morocco
86Ans) Albert Einstein
87Ans) Siachen
88Ans) 37th
89Ans) USA
90Ans) Maharashtra

 
 
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