Banking Pathway 2015 : GA Quiz

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We are providing you current affairs quiz. General Awareness which has immense importance, if you want to score maximum in minimum time. This section plays tremendous role in time management. So keep studying and keep rising!

1. Fourteen year old Master Prabhroop Sekhon has clinched two gold medals in 300 metre and 500 metre Roller Skating in the Special Olympics World Summer Games. Which city of India does he belong to?
1) Bokaro
2) Kolkata
3) Jodhpur
4) Lucknow
5) None of these

2. Name the cricketers appointed as the brand ambassadors of the newly created National Kidney Fund by the Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena?
1) Muthaiya Muralitharan & T Dilshan
2) T Dilshan & Dilhara Fernando
3) Dilhara Fernando & Kumar Sangakkara
4) Kumar Sangakkara & Muthaiya Muralitharan
5) None of these

3. Name the fully revamped IT application for the purpose of adoption, carings of children that became operational from 1st Aug’15?
5) None of these

4. Name the programme that has been launched by the government to compete in the global market?
1) National Manufacturing Competitiveness Programme
2) International Retail Manufacturing Competitiveness Programme
3) National Retailing Competitiveness Programme
4) National Servicing Competitiveness Programme
5) None of these

5. Which Insurance company will invest 1.50 lakh crore in Railways over 5 years?
1) Oriental Insurance Company.
2) Life Insurance Corporation
3) National Assurance Company
4) Bajaj Allianz
5) None of these

6. The Ramanujan Prize for 2015 has been won by Mr. Amalendu Krishna of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai. He is a/an _________.
1) Social Scientist
2) Mathematician
3) Environmentalist
4) Economist
5) None of these

7. Why the date 7th August has been chosen for celebrating National Handloom Day in India?
1) Death Anniversary of Ravindra Nath Tagore observed on the same day.
2) Sant Kabir Awards was launched on the same day.
3) On this day, the Swadeshi Movement was launched in 1905.
4) National Awards for the year 2012 was launched on the same day.
5) None of these

8. As per the notification by Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on 6th Aug’15, in which areas the banks are allowed to shift, merge or close branches without seeking its prior permission?
1) Urban Areas
2) Rural Areas
3) Semi-Rural Areas
4) Semi-Urban Areas
5) None of these

9. Name the initiative launched by the Union Government for the NITI Aayog plans to work with states to prune their administrative structure & improve their efficiency and governance?
5) None of these

10. What was the theme of the 48th ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) Foreign Ministers’ meet that was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia between 4- 6 Aug’15?
1) Our People, Our Community, Our Vision
2) Our Community, Our Vision
3) Our People, Our Vision
4) Our People, Our Community, Our Tradition
5) None of these.


1 - (4)
2 - (1)
3 - (1) CARINGS is abbreviated as Child Adoption Resource Information & Guidance System
4 - (1)
5 - (2)
6 - (2)
7 - (3)
8 - (1)
9 - (3) NIYATAM is abbreviated as NITI Initiative to Yield Aspirational Targets and Actionable Means

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