General Awareness Questions for Canara Bank PO 2018

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General Awareness Questions for Canara Bank PO 2018

Current Affairs and General Awareness Questions

Having enough of knowledge of Current Affairs as well as the banking industry is all that is important to perform well in the General Awareness Section of any banking exam. You should know what is happening around the globe. One section that can help you bagging graceful marks in these examinations is General Awareness, that comprises of numerous sections like Banking Awareness, Static GK, and Current Affairs. Here is the quiz on General Awareness that is being provided by Adda247 to help you ace graceful marks in the banking examinations.


Q1. In which of the following city, the Minister of State (IC) for AYUSH has recently laid the foundation stone of the third Central Research Institute (CRI) under the aegis of CCRH?
(a) Bengaluru
(b) New Delhi
(c) Jaipur
(d) Pune
(e) Mumbai

Q2. Justin Trudeau is the Prime Minister of __________.
(a) The Netherlands
(b) France
(c) Denmark
(d) Canada
(e) Australia

Q3. The NIIF has partnered with DP World and made its first investment to create an investment  platform for ports, terminals, transportation and logistics businesses in India. NIIF stands for  ______________.
(a) National Investment and Infrastructure Fund
(b) National Investment and Insurance Fund
(c) National Insurance and Infrastructure Fund
(d) National Independent and Infrastructure Fund
(e) National Investment and Implemented Fund

Q4. The Government of India, the Government of _____________ and the World Bank Board signed a $120 million Loan Agreement which will help increase access to improved water supply services  across the state.
(a) Jharkhand
(b) Uttarakhand
(c) Madhya Pradesh
(d) Rajasthan
(e) Punjab

Q5. Name the scheme, which are designed to provide financial security to general people with guaranteed return on investment by department of posts.
(a) Government schemes
(b) Post office schemes
(c) Revenue saving scheme
(d) Financial security scheme
(e) Poor Financial Help scheme

Q6. If the claim is exceeding ___________ claims can be settled by legal evidence that is by probate of will or succession certificate in Post Office Saving Schemes?
(a) three lakh
(b) four lakh
(c) one lakh
(d) six lakh
(e) nine lakh

Q7. When there is no transaction in an Saving Bank (SB) account continuously for __________ financial years, the account will be treated as silent account in Post Office Saving Schemes.
(a) 2 financial years
(b) 5 financial years
(c) 4 financial years
(d) 3 financial years
(e) 1 financial years

Q8. Name the Lifter who has recently created a new national record in clean and jerk to win a  gold medal in the 33rd Women Senior National Weightlifting Championships.
(a) P. Sailaja
(b) Renu Bala
(c) W. Nandini Devi
(d) Saikhom Mirabai Chanu
(e) Rakhi Halder

Q9. According to the Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan, the 16th  International Energy Forum (IEF) Ministerial meeting will be held in ______________.
(a) Raipur
(b) Chennai
(c) New Delhi
(d) Mumbai
(e) Pune

Q10. The 7th Asia Steel International Conference was held in ____________ in February 2018.
(a) Gangtok
(b) Dispur
(c) Jamshedpur
(d) Bhubaneswar
(e) Mumbai

Q11. Name the company that has recently become the first Indian company to cross the Rs6-lakh  crore mark in market capitalization.
(a) TATA
(b) Reliance Industries Ltd
(c) Mittal Industries
(d) Infosys India
(e) WIPRO

Q12. Baku is the capital city of which country? 
(a) Azerbaijan
(b) Kazakhstan
(c) Kyrgyzstan
(d) Uzbekistan
(e) Afghanistan

Q13. Which city is also known as Garden city?
(a) Dibrugarh
(b) Guwahati
(c) Bengaluru
(d) Nilgiri
(e) Bhagalpur

Q14. Somasila Dam is in which of the following state? 
(a) Madhya Pradesh
(b) Andhra Pradesh
(c) Bihar
(d) Karnataka
(e) Maharashtra

Q15. Name the person who has recently taken charge as the new director of Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (VSSC).
(a) S Somanath
(b) K Sivan
(c) AS Kiran Kumar
(d) Pratap Kumarmangalam
(e) Sukesh Nerula