General Awareness Quiz for IBPS/SBI/RRBs 2016

Dear Readers,

General Awareness is one of the extremely important part of the banking examination syllabus and most of the students always remain confused about what to study, especially in GA portion. So, in order to solve this problem, BA is going to  introduce GA special quiz on daily basis which will be strictly based on the format of upcoming banking examinations in 2016.

1. SAARC, provides its charter, summit declaration, activities , events, and publication, for the socio-economic development of member countries. SAARC stand for?
a) South Asian Assistant for Regional Cooperation 
b) Summit Asian Association for Regional Cooperation 
c) South African Association for Respective Cooperation 
d) South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation
e) South Asian Association for Regional Co-operative

2. Uganda is a landlocked country in East Africa whose diverse landscape encompasses the snow-capped Rwenzori Mountains and immense Lake Victoria. The capital city of Uganda is?
a) Havana
b) Kampala
c) Berlin
d) Mogadishu
e) None of the above

3. North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is an Alliance that consists of 28 independent member countries. Who is present Secretary General of NATO?
a) Roberto Azevedo
b) Ban Ki-moon
c) Christine Lagarde
d) Margaret Chan 
e) Jens Stoltenberg

4. Central Bank of India, a government-owned bank, is one of the oldest and largest commercial banks in India. What is tagline of Central Bank of India?
a) The Name you can Bank Upon
b) Tradition of trust
c) Central To you Since 1911
d) Relationships beyond Banking 
e) Together we Can

5. Justice TS Thakur has been appointed as Chief Justice of India (CJI) for a 13-month tenure till January 3, 2017. He is........CJI of India?
a) 43rd
b) 39th
c) 16th
d) 45th
e) None of the above

6. An IFSC or the Indian Financial System Code is a/an how many digit code in alpha-numeric format used by the Reserve Bank of India to identify all the Bank branches within the NEFT (National Electronic Funds Transfer) network uniquely?
a) Nine
b) Four
c) Eight
d) Fifteen
e) Eleven

7. Thiruvananthapuram (or Trivandrum) is the capital of the southern Indian state of?
a) Telangana
b) Andhra Pradesh
c) Karnataka
d) Kerala
e) Tamil Nadu

8. The elections in India in April/May 2016 include the five state legislative assembly. Which of the following is not one of them?
a) Assam
b) West Bengal
c) Andhra Pradesh
d) Kerala
e) Tamil Nadu 

9. Parupalli Kashyap is a.............. player from India?
a) Cricket
b) Badminton
c) Football
d) Tennis
e) Chess

10. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is an international, non-profit, non-governmental organization based in?
a) Switzerland
b) UK
c) France
d) India
e) Germany