Current Affairs Mar 2015 Quiz - 3

21The government has appointed former _________ as the new chairman of the National Book Trust in Mar 2015.
 A) Mridula Mukherjee
 B) Baldev Sharma
 C) Shereen F. Ratnagar
 D) None of These
22The Reserve Bank of India has cut marginal standing facility (MSF) rate by 25 bps along with Repo rate to  ________ during its announcement of bi-monthly monetary policy review in March 2015.
 A) 8.75%
 B) 9%
 C) 8%
 D) 8.5%

23Three South Asian women were selected for the prestigious International Women of Courage Award for the year 2015 in Mar 2014. The award will be given by the US Secretary of State on the eve of Women-s day. Who in the below list is not among them?
 A) Niloofar Rahmani
 B) Nadia Sharmeen
 C) Tabassum Adnan
 D) Sayaka Osakabe
24"World Earth Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 19-Mar
 B) 23-Mar
 C) 21-Mar
 D) 25-Mar
25US President Barack Obama has re-nominated ________ as Alternate Executive Director at International Monetary Fund (IMF) in Mar 2015.
 A) Meg Lundsager
 B) Gordon O. Tanner
 C) Sunil Sabhrawal
 D) Jacques Ferran
26Chinese government has projected China-s economic growth at ________ for the current year 2015 in Mar 2015, which is the lowest GDP growth in last 25 years for the world-s second largest economy.
 A) 6.8%
 B) 7%
 C) 7.25%
 D) 7.5%
27The European Central Bank has increased eurozone GDP growth projection to ________ for the current year 2015 compared to earlier projection of 1% in Mar 2015.
 A) 1.5%
 B) 2.2%
 C) 2.5%
 D) 1.1%
28Who won the "Best Direction" award at the 62nd National Film Awards announced in Mar 2015?
 A) Srijit Mukherji
 B) Joshy Mangalath
 C) Sudeep Chatterjee
 D) Vishal Bhardwaj
29Who won the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships Men's singles title held in Mar 2015?
 A) Novak Djokovic
 B) Roger Federer
 C) Andy Murray
 D) Rafael Nadal
30Which city has been ranked as the top Indian city in the quality of living ranking, as per the Mercer-s Quality of Living Report 2015 published in Mar 2015?
 A) Hyderabad
 B) Pune
 C) Nagpur
 D) Bangalore

21Ans) Baldev Sharma
22Ans) 8.5%
23Ans) Sayaka Osakabe
24Ans) 23-Mar
25Ans) Sunil Sabhrawal
26Ans) 7%
27Ans) 1.5%
28Ans) Srijit Mukherji
29Ans) Roger Federer
30Ans) Hyderabad

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