Current Affairs March 2016 Quiz - 9

81Which Indian airport was awarded as the best airport by size in the Asia Pacific region in the category of 25-40 million passengers per annum for the second consecutive years, as per ranking published by the Airports Council International (ACI) in Mar 2016?
 A) Bangalore International Airport
 B) Mumbai International Airport
 C) New Delhi International Airport
 D) Hyderabad International Airport
82"World Water Day " is observed on ____________.
 A) 21-Mar
 B) 25-Mar
 C) 28-Mar
 D) 22-Mar

83Domestic rating agency Crisil has projected India-s GDP growth at ________ for the current financial year 2016-17 due to hope of proper monsoon and implementation of revival measures by the Indian government.
 A) 7.1%
 B) 7.9%
 C) 8.1%
 D) 8.5%
84Bollywood actress _____________ has been appointed as the brand ambassador of Reebok India along with a new campaign of the brand titled -Be More Human- in Mar 2016.
 A) Priyanka Chopra
 B) Deepika Padukone
 C) Kangana Ranaut
 D) Bipasa Basu
85A Palestinian primary school teacher from a refugee camp, ____________, won one million dollar Global Teacher Prize for her outstanding contribution to the profession in Mar 2016.
 A) Nancie Atwell
 B) Hanan Al Hroub
 C) Aqeela Asifi
 D) Humaira Bachal
864th World Congress of Biosphere Reserves was inaugurated on 14th March in ___________ in Mar 2016 to address different issues related to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Post 2015 Development Agenda.
 A) Brazil
 B) Peru
 C) Columbia
 D) Argentina
87India has successfully test-fired indigenously built nuclear-capable intermediate range __________ ballistic missile from the launch pad-4 of the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Abdul Kalam Island (Wheeler Island) in Mar 2016. The missile covered 700 km distance within 9 minutes and 36 seconds and hit the specified target.
 A) Pinaka
 B) Akash
 C) Agni-I
 D) None of These
88Which Indian state Tourism-s new campaign on responsible tourism named as -New Worlds- won the prestigious Golden City Gate Award at the world-s leading travel trade show ITB in Berlin in Mar 2016?
 A) Tamil Nadu
 B) Karnataka
 C) Kerala
 D) None of These
89Famous Indian scholar and plant physiologist ___________ has been appointed the next Vice Chancellor of the University of Canberra in Mar 2016.
 A) Dipak C. Jain
 B) H Deep Saini
 C) Rakesh Khurana
 D) Vijay Kumar
90India-s Index of industrial production (IIP) growth stood at _________ in January 2015 (announced in Mar 2016).
 A) (-)2.1%
 B) 3.2%
 C) (-)1.5%
 D) 1.8%

81Ans) New Delhi International Airport
82Ans) 22-Mar
83Ans) 7.9%
84Ans) Kangana Ranaut
85Ans) Hanan Al Hroub
86Ans) Peru
87Ans) Agni-I
88Ans) Kerala
89Ans) H Deep Saini
90Ans) (-)1.5%

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