General Awareness Questions for IBPS Clerk Mains 2016


Q1. Who has taken charge as the member of the ICC’s powerful Finance and Commercial Affairs committee?
(a) Shashank Manohar
(b) N Srinivasan
(c) Anil Kumble
(d) Manoj Prabhakar
(e) Anurag Thakur

Q2. Prime Minster Narendra Modi has inaugurated three hydropower projects of 1,752 MW capacity in.............? 
(a) Andhra Pradesh
(b) Madhya Pradesh
(c) Arunachal Pradesh
(d) Himachal Pradesh
(e) Uttar Pradesh

Q3. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has present the national MSME awards to 225 industrialists at ________ in ________.
(a) Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh
(b) Panipat, Haryana
(c) Ludhiana, Punjab
(d) Patna, Bihar
(e) Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

Q4. The World Bank has pledged to provide how much US Dollar aid to Bangladesh over the next three years to fight child malnutrition? 
(a) 05 billion USD 
(b) 01 billion USD 
(c) 10 billion USD 
(d) 15 billion USD 
(e) 20 billion USD 

Q5. Name the Indian shuttler, who has been appointed as a member of the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) Athletes' Commission.
(a) Saina Nehwal 
(b) PV Sindhu
(c) Jwala Gutta 
(d) Ashwini Ponnappa
(e) MC Mary Kom

Q6. The Barabati Stadium is an Indian sports stadium located in?
(a) Patna, Bihar
(b) Ranchi, Jharkhand
(c) Guwahati, Assam
(d) Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh
(e) Cuttack, Odisha

Q7. The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) is the regulator for the securities market in India. Who is the ptresent chairman of SEBI?
(a) Raghuram Rajan
(b) TS Vijayan
(c) Harsh Kumar Bhanwala 
(d) Upendra Kumar Sinha
(e) Other those the given options

Q8. MICR Code is printed on cheques and for easy processing. MICR stands for?
(a) Magnetic Inkpot Character Region
(b) Management Ink Character Recognition
(c) Magnetic Ink Character Recognition
(d) Magnetic Ink Clear Recognition
(e) Magnetic Incharge Character Revision

Q9. Baidyanath Jyotirlinga temple, also known as Baba Baidyanath dham is one of the twelve Jyotirlingas, the most sacred abodes of Shiva. It is located in which of the following states?
(a) Bihar
(b) Jharkhand
(c) West Bengal
(d) Assam
(e) Uttar Pradesh

Q10. The International Cricket Council (ICC) has decided to organise the first ever ICC Women's World T20 event in-
(a) 2017
(b) 2018
(c) 2019
(d) 2020
(e) 2021

Q11. The Indian pharmaceutical major Cipla has signed a memorandum of agreement for the first biosimilars manufacturing facility to be set up at a cost of nearly USD 91 mn in which among the following countries?
(a) Brazil
(b) South Africa
(c) Russia
(d) Kenya
(e) Sri Lanka

Q12. Which of the following automakers in India launched ‘Circuit’ Series first electric bus made in India recently?
(a) Tata Motors
(b) Mahindra & Mahindra
(c) Force Motors
(d) Eicher Motors
(e) Ashok Leyland

Q13. The BRICS grouping recently agreed to set up which of the following in its efforts to challenge western hegemony?
(a) A Military Alliance
(b) BRICS Bank
(c) BRICS Rating Agency
(d) BRICS Free Trade Area
(e) Other those the given options

Q14. South Sudan, officially the Republic of South Sudan, is a landlocked country in northeastern Africa that gained its independence from Sudan in 2011. Its current capital is?
(a) Juba
(b) Havana
(c) Yaren District
(d) Sana'a
(e) Other those the given options

Q15. Chandoli National Park is one of the popular parks in which of the following states?
(a) Madhya Pradesh
(b) Uttar Pradesh
(c) Himachal Pradesh
(d) Jammu & Kashmir
(e) Maharashtra