General Awareness Quiz for SBI/IBPS Exam

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.

Q1. The Reserve Bank of India is the nodal agency of the country in handling monetary policy. It was nationalised on......?
a) 1st March 1948
b) 1st January 1949
c) 1st May 1956
d) 1st July 1955
e) 1st April 1956

Q2. RBI introduced a banking Ombudsman Scheme in the country on June 14,1995, for giving a solution for customer's complaints. Which of the following have not been included under the scheme?
a) commercial banks
b) Co-operative Banks
c) Primary co-operative banks
d) Regional Rural Banks
e) None of the above

Q3. SEBI was initially constituted on April 12,1988. Which among the following is not the function of SEBI-
a) encourage self-regulatory organisations
b) check insider trading
c) promote research and investigations
d) regulate business of stock exchanges
e) promote control of management

Q4. Recently Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina on jointly inaugurated the Petrapole Integrated Check Post through video-conferencing. The currency of Bangladesh is?
a) taka
b) dinar
c) lek
d) pula
e) real

Q5. Bank of Baroda is an Indian state-owned banking and financial services. Its head office is located at.....?
a) Pune
b) Baroda
c) Delhi
d) Chennai
e) Kolkata

Q6. 'A friend you can bank on', is the tag line of which of the following bank?
a) UCO bank
b) Axis Bank
c) Vijaya Bank
d) Yes bank
e) Indian Bank

Q7. Expand the term UDAY.............?
a) Ujjwal Discom Assurance Yojana
b) Ujjwal Development Assurance Yojana
c) Unique Distribution Allowance Yojana
d) Urban Distribution Assurance Yojana
e) Urban Discom Allowance Yojana

Q8. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is a regional development bank established on 19 December 1966. Its headquartered is located at?
a) Kathmandu, Nepal
b) Washinfton D.C, USA
c) Jakarta, Indonesia
d) Manila, Philippines
e) Beijing, China

Q9. Kaziranga National Park is located in which of the following State?
a) Assam
b) Odisha
c) Arunachal Pradesh
d) Karnataka
e) Sikkim

Q10. If SLR is reduced, which of the following will be the effect on bank loans...........?
a) lendable funds will be decreased
b) lendable funds will be increased
c) will have no effect
d) money supply decreases
e) None of the above