General Awareness Questions for IBPS Clerk Mains 2016


Q1. which scheme has been launched to get more people to fly in the smaller towns?
(a) Go to air and connect scheme
(b) People are fly scheme
(c) Air and people connect scheme
(d) Regional air connectivity scheme
(e) Domestic Fly scheme

Q2. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has said that FVCIs can invest in Indian startups irrespective of the sector in which the startup is engaged without prior permission of the apex bank. FVCIs stands for?
(a) Foreign Venture Capital Investors
(b) Foreign Van Capital Instruments
(c) Foreign Venue Common Investors
(d) Financial Venture centre Investors
(e) First Venture Capital Insurances  

Q3. The first ever global conference to strengthen Arbitration and Enforcement in India has been held in which among the following cities?                   
(a) Mumbai
(b) Nagpur
(c) Chennai
(d) Kolkata 
(e) New Delhi

Q4. Which among the following team have won the World Railway Shooting Championship Cup held at Saint Mandrier, France? 
(a) Japan Railways 
(b) Canadian National Railway
(c) Indian Railways
(d) China Railway 
(e) Other than the given options

Q5. The Indian football team achieved its best FIFA ranking in over six years when the side jumped 11 places to be _______ in the latest list. 
(a) 143rd
(b) 137th
(c) 119th
(d) 148th
(e) 151st

Q6. Name the activist who has launched a political party named People’s Resurgence and Justice Alliance (PRJA) to contest upcoming assembly elections in native state.
(a) Irom Sharmila
(b) Prashant Bhushan
(c) Kailash Satyarthi
(d) Arundhati Roy
(e) Medha Patkar

Q7. 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

Q8. 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) Other than the given options

Q9. 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) A lender of last resort

Q10. 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

Q11. NABARD has sanctioned a loan of how much amount to the National Water Development Agency (NWDA), under the Ministry of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, towards the Centre’s share in 50 identified irrigation projects from 11 States?
(a) Rs.69,307 crore
(b) Rs.19,702 crore
(c) Rs.55,400 crore
(d) Rs.33,200 crore
(e) Rs.10,000 crore

Q12. What is the name of Culture and Tourism Minister, who has chaired the first meeting of the Reconstituted Central Advisory Board on Culture (CABC)?
(a) Ram Vilas Paswan
(b) Ravi Shankar Prasad
(c) Dharmendra Pradhan
(d) Mahesh Sharma
(e) Sushma Swaraj

Q13. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has inaugurated the integrated terminal building of which among the following airport? 
(a) New Delhi Airport
(b) Kolkata Airport
(c) Bengaluru Airport
(d) Mumbai Airport
(e) Vadodara Airport

Q14. 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

Q15. 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) Other than the given options