Current Affairs Sep 2014 Quiz 8

71Which Country won the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2014 title after defeating Serbia in the final match held in September?
A) Brazil
D) France
72The International Day for the preservation of the Ozone Layer was observed on _________- across the world to raise awareness about the issue.
A) 12-September
B) 16-September
C) 21-September
D) 24-September

73"Alzheimer-s Day" is observed on ____________.
A) 21-Sep
B) 16-Sep
C) 19-Sep
D) 24-Sep
74The President of India Pranab Mukherjee presented Indira Gandhi Rajbhasa awards on the occasion of National Hindi Divas at Rashtrapati Bhavan, New Delhi on 14th September. _________ CMD Madhusudan was one of the awardees who was awarded with the Indira Gandhi Rajbhasha Shield for the Best Hindi Implementation in the organization.
A) Bharat Heavy Electricals
B) Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited (RINL)
C) Bharat Earth Movers
D) National Aluminium Company Limited
75India-s foreign direct investment (FDI) stood at ________ in July 2014 (announced in Sep 2014). During April-July period of this fiscal year, the foreign inflows grew by 52% to USD 10.73 billion compared to USD 7.05 billion in the same period last year.
A) USD 1.8 billion
B) USD 3.5 billion
C) USD 5.1 billion
D) None of These
76During the April-July period, India received maximum FDI from __________ at USD 3.38 billion (announced in Sep 2014).
A) Singapore
B) Mauritius
C) The Netherlands
D) Japan
77Who retained No 1 position as the richest man in India with a fortune of Rs 1.65 lakh crore, as per the Hurun India Rich List for 2014 published in Sep 2014?
A) Dilip Shangvi
B) LN Mittal
C) Mukesh Ambani
D) Azim Premji
78Which Indian Cricketer and Bollywood danseuse Helen are chosen for this year's Giants International awardees, as announced in Sep 2014?
A) Rahul Dravid
B) Sunil Gavaskar
C) Sachin Tendulkar
D) Saurav Ganguly
79India's Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) became successful in Sep 2014 as it placed its low-cost Mangalyan spacecraft in Mars orbit. What was the budget of the entire program?
A) USD 74 million
B) USD 134 million
C) USD 231 million
D) USD 759 million
80West Bengal football club ________ won its sixth successive and a record 36th overall Calcutta Football League Premier Division title in Sep 2014.
A) East Bengal
B) Mohun Bagan
C) Tollygunge Agragami
D) None of These

Check below for Answers:
71Ans) USA
72Ans) 16-September
73Ans) 21-Sep
74Ans) Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited (RINL)
75Ans) USD 3.5 billion
76Ans) Mauritius
77Ans) Mukesh Ambani
78Ans) Sachin Tendulkar
79Ans) USD 74 million
80Ans) East Bengal