General Awareness Quiz for IBPS PO Mains 2016

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General Awareness section is of 40 marks and you’ll be given 20 minutes in IBPS PO Mains exam 2016, which are quite sufficient but don’t be tempted to take chances by compromising your accuracy and marking wrong answers. To prepare general awareness you can follow the quizzes we’ll be giving you in these 25 Days along with preparing from Capsules and Study Notes.  In these 25 Days you’ll get daily quizzes for Banking Awareness, Financial Awareness,Economics, Current Affairs and Static on Bankersadda which will help you practice daily and prepare General Awareness for IBPS PO Mains.

Q1. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley launched a data bank Portal of __________ in New Delhi.
(b) SEBI
(d) SIDB
(e) MSME

Q2. Name the one of Pakistan's finest batsmen and a cricketing great, Who has passed away at the Aga Khan Hospital in Karachi.
(a) Hanif Mohammad
(b) Wasim Akram
(c) Inzamam-ul-Haq
(d) Javed Miandad
(e) None of the above

Q3. Which of the following organisations has signed an MoU with Defence Food Research Laboratory of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) for Transfer of Technology of Retort Pouch Processed Foods so that ready-to-eat food can be warmed and eaten straight out of the packet?
(a) DIPP
(b) CSO
(c) MSME

Q4. Which of the following states has decided to implement the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana in the state on an experimental basis recently?
(a) Uttar Pradesh
(b) Rajasthan
(c) Bihar
(d) Maharashtra
(e) Kerala 

Q5. ITC’s leading health & hygiene brand, Savlon, has announced the name of ace shuttler _______ as its brand ambassador.
(a) Sania Mirza
(b) Saina Nehwal
(c) PV Sindhu
(d) Sharath Kamal 
(e) MC Mary Kom

Q6. Axis Bank Limited is the third largest private sector bank in India.What is tagline of Axis Bank?
(a) Making more possible
(b) We understand your world
(c) Hum Hai Na, Khyal Apka
(d) Your Family Bank, Across India
(e) Badhti Ka naam Zindagi

Q7. Human Rights Day is celebrated annually across the world on?
(a) 24th October
(b) 10th December
(c) 21st June
(d) 22nd April
(e) 5th October

Q8. How much crore for four dairying projects - ‘Pashudhan Sanjivani’, ‘Nakul Swasthya Patra’, ‘E-Pashudhan Haat’ and National Genomic Centre for indigenous breeds in Union budget 2016-2017?
(a) 1150 crore
(b) 4300 crore
(c) 1300 crore
(d) 2300 crore
(e) 850 crore

Q9. Green Park Stadium is a 33,000 capacity floodlit multi-purpose stadium located in which of the following city?
(a) Kolkata
(b) Cuttack
(c) Ranchi
(d) Dharamsala
(e) Kanpur

Q10. The assets of the banks which don't perform (that is - don't bring any return) are called NPA or bad loans.NPA stands for?
(a) Net performing Assets
(b) Non performing Assets
(c) Number performing Assets
(d) New performing Assets
(e) None of the above

Q11. Wipro Chairman Azim Premji and HCL co-founder Shiv Nadar are the only two billionaires from India in Forbes’ list of the world’s 100 richest people in technology, ranking in the top 20 ahead of Google boss Eric Schmidt and Uber CEO Travis Kalanick. The ‘100 Richest Tech Billionaires In The World 2016’ list has been topped by...........?
(a) Bill Gates, Microsoft
(b) Jack Ma, Alibaba
(c) Jeff Bezos, Amazon
(d) Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook
(e) Meg Whitman, HP

Q12. Who has appointed as Executive Director on the board of Oriental Bank of Commerce (OBC) recently?
(a) Dinesh Kumar Khara 
(b) Himanshu Joshi
(c) Jai Kumar Garg 
(d) Pawan Kumar Bajaj
(e) Ravindra Prabhakar Marathe

Q13. Which of the following Union Territories (UTs) and Madhya Prsdesh government have signed the memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Power to join the Ujwal Discom Assurance scheme that will save the state Rs 17,515 crore  and for the UT it is expected to be around Rs.72 crore?
(a) Chandigarh
(b) New Delhi
(c) Puducherry
(d) Lakshyadeep
(e) Dadra and Nagar Haveli 

Q14. Croatia is an Eastern European country with long coastlines on the Adriatic Sea. What is currency of Croatia?
(a) Euro
(b) Ruble
(c) Kuna
(d) Yen
(e) None of the above

Q15. Swachh Bharat Abhiyan (Clean India Mission) The government is aiming to achieve an Open-Defecation Free (ODF) India by which date and year, the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi?
(a) 02nd October 2019
(b) 02nd October 2017
(c) 02nd October 2021
(d) 02nd October 2023
(e) None of the above