Current Affairs September 2015 Quiz - 1

1The Central Government accepted the__________ Committee report on the Minimum Alternative Tax, MAT on foreign institutional investors (FIIs), in Sep 2015.
 A) Justice P Rao
 B) Justice JS Verma
 C) Justice AP Shah
 D) None of These
  
2Who has taken over charge as Secretary in the Department of Financial Services in the Finance Ministry in Sep 2015?
 A) Hasmukh Adhia
 B) Anjuly Chib Duggal
 C) Rajiv Mehrishi
 D) Vijay Chhibber

 
3Who took additional charge of Chairman & Managing Director of NTPC till a permanent Chairman and MD is chosen for the PSU company in Sep 2015?
 A) Arup Roy Choudhury
 B) P K Pujari
 C) A K Jha
 D) None of These
  
4The Reserve Bank of India has cut repo rate by 25 bps to  ________ during its announcement of monetary policy review in Sep 2015.
 A) 7.25%
 B) 6.75%
 C) 6.5%
 D) 7%
  
5"Coconut Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 5-Sep
 B) 2-Sep
 C) 8-Sep
 D) 12-Sep
  
6Who has been appointed as the Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of the Indian Trade Promotion Organization (ITPO) by the Central Government in Sep 2015?
 A) Hasmukh Adhia
 B) Anjuly Chib Duggal
 C) Rajiv Mehrishi
 D) L C Goyal
  
7Indian Mountaineer ________ of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) has been honoured with the Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Award 2014-15 by President Pranab Mukherjee during the national sports awards presentation ceremony held in Aug-Sep 2015.
 A) Narendra Dhar Jayal
 B) Malli Mastan Babu
 C) Jot Singh
 D) Chandra Prakash Vohra
  
8The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has declared which two banks as Domestic Systemically Important Banks (D-SIBs) in Sep 2015 in line with the D-SIB Framework released by the RBI?
 A) State Bank of India (SBI) and Punjab National Bank
 B) State Bank of India (SBI) and ICICI Bank
 C) State Bank of India (SBI) and HDFC Bank
 D) State Bank of India (SBI) and Bank of Baroda
  
9Which country secured No 1 place in the latest FIFA rankings released in Sep 2015?
 A) Belgium
 B) Germany
 C) Colombia
 D) Argentina
  
10USA President Barack Obama approved the proposal to rename __________, the highest mountain peak in North America, as Denali in Sep 2015.
 A) Mount Elbert
 B) Mount Whitney
 C) Mount McKinley
 D) Mount Rainier

 
 
 
 
Answers:
1Ans) Justice AP Shah
2Ans) Anjuly Chib Duggal
3Ans) A K Jha
4Ans) 6.75%
5Ans) 2-Sep
6Ans) L C Goyal
7Ans) Jot Singh
8Ans) State Bank of India (SBI) and ICICI Bank
9Ans) Argentina
10Ans) Mount McKinley

 
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