Current Affairs September 2016 Quiz - 8

71Who won US Open Men-s Singles title? This is his maiden US Open title and his third major title.
 A) Serena Williams
 B) Chris Evert
 C) Stanislas Wawrinka
 D) Margaret Osborne duPont
  
72"Alzheimer-s Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 21-Sep
 B) 16-Sep
 C) 19-Sep
 D) 24-Sep

73A revenge drama ___________ won the Golden Lion for Best Film Award at the 73 Venice Film Festival.
 A) Nocturnal Animals
 B) Ang Babaeng Humayo (The Woman Who Left)
 C) Paradise
 D) The Bad Batch
  
74Who topped the list of the 50 most powerful women based outside the US, as per Fortune?
 A) Isabelle Kocher
 B) Chua Sock Koong
 C) Ana Botin
 D) Alison Cooper
  
75_____________ won the Durand Cup Football Title, Asia's oldest football tournament.
 A) Army Green
 B) Army Red
 C) Indian Air Force
 D) Neroca
  
76Bollywood actress ________ appointed as brand ambassador of the ambitious Samajwadi Pension Yojana by Uttar Pradesh government.
 A) Priyanka Chopra
 B) Katrina Kaif
 C) Deepika Padukon
 D) Vidya Balan
  
77UK's former Prime Minister _________ resigned his seat in the House of Commons just months after losing an EU referendum. He resigned as PM in June as well.
 A) Theresa May
 B)  David Cameron
 C) Margaret Thatcher
 D) Gordon Brown
  
78India-s top women bankers, SBI chief Arundhati Bhattacharya , ICICI head Chanda Kochhar and Axis Bank CEO Shikha Sharma were ranked among the 50 most powerful women based outside the US, as per Fortune. Arundhati Bhattacharya secured which rank?
 A) 2nd
 B) 3rd
 C) 4th
 D) 5th
  
79Retail inflation, measured by the Consumer Price Index, stood at _______ in August this year.
 A) 6.07%
 B) 5.05%
 C) 5.77%
 D) 6.81%
  
80India-s Index of industrial production (IIP) growth stood at ______ in July (announced in Sep 2016).
 A) 1.2%
 B) -2.4%
 C) -0.8%
 D) 2.8%

 
 
 
Answers:
71Ans) Stanislas Wawrinka
72Ans) 21-Sep
73Ans) Ang Babaeng Humayo (The Woman Who Left)
74Ans) Ana Botin
75Ans) Army Green
76Ans) Vidya Balan
77Ans) David Cameron
78Ans) 2nd
79Ans) 5.05%
80Ans) -2.4%

 
 
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