Current Affairs October 2015 Quiz - 8

71The Indian junior men's hockey team finished the Sultan of Johor Cup tournament as __________ position held in Oct 2015.
 A) Third
 B) First
 C) Second
 D) Fourth
72"Indian Air Force Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 4-Oct
 B) 8-Oct
 C) 9-Oct
 D) 3-Oct

73China's economic growth dropped to _____________ for the third quarter of the current year (announced in Oct 2015).
 A) 6.3%
 B) 6.9%
 C) 7.1%
 D) 7.6%
74Who won the 2015 Shanghai Rolex Masters tennis title in the men-s singles category after defeating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga by 6-2 6-4 in the final match held in Shanghai, China in Oct 2015.
 A) Roger Federer
 B) Novak Djokovic
 C) Andy Murray
 D) Rafael Nadal
75The ministry of environment, forest and climate change has launched a new post-doctoral research fellowships in the name of former Indian President APJ Abdul Kalam on his ____________ birthday in Oct 2015.
 A) 80th
 B) 82nd
 C) 85th
 D) 90th
76Which state Government approved Swadhar Greh scheme in order to assure economic and social security to women in distress in Oct 2015? The scheme aims at creating a supportive institutional framework catering to their primary needs in difficult situations.
 A) Punjab
 B) Haryana
 C) Himachal Pradesh
 D) Uttar Pradesh
77Global ratings agency _____________ has affirmed India-s long-term sovereign credit rating at -BBB-- and short-term rating at -A-3- with a stable outlook in Oct 2015.
 A) Fitch
 B) Standard and Poor-s
 C) Moody's
 D) None of These
78Real Estate online portal has appointed _________________ as its Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in Oct 2015. He has over 20 years of experience and has successfully played executive level roles in companies such as Yahoo! and Citigroup.
 A) Pramod Jain
 B) Mani Rangarajan
 C) M.K. Surana
 D) N Venugopala Rao
79"National Post day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 15-Oct
 B) 10-Oct
 C) 22-Oct
 D) 11-Oct
80Which Indian IT Services Company acquired US based Noah Consulting, LLC, a provider of advanced information management consulting services for the oil and gas industry for USD 70 million cash in Oct 2015?
 A) Wipro
 C) Infosys
 D) HCL Technologies

71Ans) Second
72Ans) 8-Oct
73Ans) 6.9%
74Ans) Novak Djokovic
75Ans) 85th
76Ans) Haryana
77Ans) Standard and Poor-s
78Ans) Mani Rangarajan
79Ans) 10-Oct
80Ans) Infosys

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