Current Affairs March 2016 Quiz - 11

101India-s total exports dropped by 5.66% in February 2016 to USD 20.73 billion from USD 21.98 billion in the same month last year due to weak global demand. India's trade deficit stood at __________ in Feb 2016 (announced in Mar 2016).
 A) USD 8.32 billion
 B) USD 6.54 billion
 C) USD 9.47 billion
 D) USD 11.7 billion
102"International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery" was observed on __________ across the world.
 A) 21-Mar
 B) 22-Mar
 C) 25-Mar
 D) 28-Mar

103The World Consumer Right Day was observed on _________ across the world to raise global awareness about consumer rights. The 2016 theme on World Consumer Rights Day is "antibiotics off the menu".
 A) 21-Mar
 B) 22-Mar
 C) 15-Mar
 D) 28-Mar
104Which country has been ranked as the world's happiest country as per the fourth World Happiness Report released in Mar 2016?
 A) Denmark
 B) Netherlands
 C) New Zealand
 D) Finland
105Which country has been ranked as the world's least happy country as per the fourth World Happiness Report released in Mar 2016?
 A) Togo
 B) Syria
 C) Afghanistan
 D) Burundi
106Who has been nominated for Chief Justice Post of Nepal's Supreme Court by the judicial council chaired by the Prime Minister, K P Oli in Mar 2016?
 A) Kalyan Shreshtha
 B) Sushila Karki
 C) Khil Raj Regmi
 D) Ram Kumar Prasad Shah
107Malaysian Actress _________ has been appointed as United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Goodwill Ambassador in Mar 2016. In her new role, she will focus on raising awareness and mobilising support for the recently launched Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
 A) Zhang Ziyi
 B) Donnie Yen
 C) Michelle Yeoh
 D) None of These
108Which stock exchange group and Deutsche Boerse have announced their merger this week which will create one of the world-s largest exchange companies with a combined value of about 21 billion pounds in Mar 2016?
 A) Frankfrut Stock Exchange Group
 B) Paris Stock Exchange Group
 C) London Stock Exchange Group
 D) New York Stock Exchange Group
109"World Poetry Day" is observed on ____________ in India.
 A) 21-Mar
 B) 25-Mar
 B) 25-Mar
 D) 16-Mar
110The United Nations (UN) has suspended which tennis player as Goodwill Ambassador of the organisation after she was tested positive with banned drug, as announced by New York based UN Development Programme (UNDP) in Mar 2016?
 A) Ana Ivanovi?
 B) Maria Sharapova
 C) Serena Williams
 D) Caroline Wozniacki

101Ans) USD 6.54 billion
102Ans) 25-Mar
103Ans) 15-Mar
104Ans) Denmark
105Ans) Burundi
106Ans) Sushila Karki
107Ans) Michelle Yeoh
108Ans) London Stock Exchange Group
109Ans) 21-Mar
110Ans) Maria Sharapova

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