Current Affairs February 2017 Quiz - 7

61Kumar Mangalam Birla, Aditya Birla Group Chairman will be the ________________ of the entity formed by the merger of telecom majors Vodafone and Idea.
B) Chairman
C) Officer
D) Managing Director
62___________________, a veteran freedom fighter has passed away at the age of 98.
A) K.Kumar
B) Chirenda
C) Racharla Samrajyam
D) V Shyam
63US Senate voted to confirm Republican Senator ________________ as the next Attorney General of the United States.
A) Andrew Witty
B) Muhtar Kent
C) Jeff Sessions
D) Larry Page
64___________________ has become the world largest producer of solar energy.
A) Japan
B) China
C) India
D) Bhutan
65____________________, a neurosurgeon working at Canada-s Alberta University Hospital has been selected for a space mission.
A) Dr.Poonet Awarwal
B) Dr. S K Sogani
C) Dr. Shawna Pandya
D) Dr. Neeta Shah
66Russian tennis player____________ has been given a wildcard entry in the Madrid Open.
A) Rafael Nadal
B) Roger Federer
C)  Maria Sharapova
D) Andy Murray
67_________________ has been appointed as the new Managing Director of state-owned Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC).
A) Andre Agassy
B) Hemant Bhargava
C) Steffi Graf
D) Pitra Kvitova
68__________________ successfully test-fired the home grown Advanced Air Defence (AAD) interceptor missile from launching complex-IV of Dhamara Abdul Kalam defence base off Odisha coast.
A) Japan
B) India
C) China
D) Pakistan
69__________________, measured by Index of Industrial Production (IIP), fell in the month of December due to contraction in consumer and capital goods production because of demonetisation. It fell 0.4% in December.
A) ttal input & output quantity
B) Industrial output
C) Total Wastage
D) Pollution
70The government has appointed ________________, additional secretary in the finance ministry, as the new chairman of Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi), Capital Market regulator. He will take over from U K Sinha on 1st March.
A) Ajay Jayaram
B) Prannoy Kumar
C) Ajay Tyagi
D) Saurabh Varma

61Ans) Chairman
62Ans) Racharla Samrajyam
63Ans) Jeff Sessions
64Ans) China
65Ans) Dr. Shawna Pandya
66Ans)  Maria Sharapova
67Ans) Hemant Bhargava
68Ans) India
69Ans) Industrial output
70Ans) Ajay Tyagi

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