Current Affairs October 2015 Quiz - 14

131The Federal Reserve, Central Bank of USA, has kept its benchmark interest rate unchanged during its monetary policy review in Oct 2015. The Federal Reserve has kept the target for its benchmark funds rate at a record low in a range of zero to _________ since December 2008.
 A) 0.0%
 B) 0.5%
 C) 0.25%
 D) 0.05%
132Which state government launched the Operation Valsalya project in Oct 2015 to trace, rescue and reunite the missing children with their family?
 A) Tamil Nadu
 B) Karnataka
 C) Kerala
 D) Goa

133Who  won the China Open Men-s Singles title held in Oct 2015?
 A) Roger Federer
 B) Novak Djokovic
 C) Andy Murray
 D) Rafael Nadal
134Which country has recently announced to abandon its one-child policy introduced three decades ago and changed it two-child policy in Oct 2015?
 A) North Korea
 B) China
 C) Japan
 D) South Korea
135"World Thrift Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 27-Oct
 B) 24-Oct
 C) 31-Oct
 D) 23-Oct
136Which Indian badminton player defended the 2015 Dutch Open Men-s Singles badminton title held in Oct 2015?
 A) Parupalli Kashyap
 B) Srikanth Kidambi
 C) Ajay Jayaram
 D) None of These
137The National Unity Day was observed on _____________  across the nation to honor the birthday of Sardar Vallabhai Patel, India-s first Home Minister and also an architect of United India.
 A) 21st October
 B) 26th October
 C) 31st October
 D) 23rd October
138Union Government has nominated ___________ to the Central Board of Directors of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in Oct 2015.
 A) Kaushal Srivastava
 B) Najib Shah
 C) Alok Rawat
 D) Shaktikanta Das
139"International Animation day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 25-Oct
 B) 28-Oct
 C) 22-Oct
 D) 21-Oct
140Indian Sociologist and founder of Sulabh International ____________ has been selected for the prestigious New York Global Leaders Dialogue Humanitarian Award for his contribution to sanitation and improving the quality of life for millions of manual scavengers in Oct 2015.
 A) Bindeshwar Pathak
 B) Ajit Ninan
 C) Pamarthy Shankar
 D) Kailash Satyarthi

131Ans) 0.25%
132Ans) Kerala
133Ans) Novak Djokovic
134Ans) China
135Ans) 31-Oct
136Ans) Ajay Jayaram
137Ans) 31st October
138Ans) Shaktikanta Das
139Ans) 28-Oct
140Ans) Bindeshwar Pathak

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