General Awareness Quiz for IBPS PO Mains 2016

Dear Readers,


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. The Reserve Bank would transfer to the central government its surplus profit of how many crores, which is marginally lower than the amount given last year?
(a) Rs 65,876 crore
(b) Rs 45,700 crore
(c) Rs 85,876 crore
(d) Rs 95,355 crore
(e) Rs 75,874 crore

Q2. Union Information & Broadcasting Minister, M Venkaiah Naidu has inaugurated the Independence Day Film Festival in........
(a) Goa
(b) Shimla
(c) New Delhi
(d) Mumbai
(e) Hyderabad

Q3. Microsoft has announced the appointment of ________ as the new Managing Director (MD) of its India Research Lab based in Bengaluru.
(a) Evan Doll 
(b) Birender Singh Yadav
(c) Bill Maris
(d) Sriram Rajamani
(e) Rajeev Krishnan

Q4. Recently, Which of the following states has inaugurated city’s first Sewa Kendra at Ladhewali, where people will be able to avail 243 services under one roof?
(a) Kerala
(b) Gujarat
(c) Assam
(d) West Bengal
(e) Punjab

Q5. Which of the following private sector banks has announced the availability of Flipkart’s mobile site in its mobile banking app to gives the customer a secure in-app shopping environment ?
(a) ICICI Bank
(b) Axis Bank
(c) Bandhan Bank
(d) IDFC Bank
(e) Kotak Mahindra Bank

Q6. Ranthambore National Park is one of the biggest and most renowned national park in Northern India. The park is located in the Sawai Madhopur district of?
(a) Uttar Pradesh
(b) Madhya Pradesh
(c) Rajasthan
(d) Gujarat
(e) Himachal Pradesh 

Q7. Dipika Pallikal is an Indian?
(a) Actress
(b) squash player
(c) Author
(d) Politician
(e) Architecture

Q8. Bandhan Bank Ltd is an Indian banking and financial services company headquartered in?
(a) Kolkata
(b) New Delhi
(c) Mumbai
(d) Chennai
(e) Bangaluru

Q9. The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) is the regulator for the securities market in India. It was established in the year?
(a) 1982
(b) 1988
(c) 1992
(d) 1990
(e) None of the above

Q10. National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) has sanctioned how many crores to the Punjab government for tackling water-logging by constructing lift schemes in low-lying areas, village ponds and other allied works?
(a) Rs 91.10 crore 
(b) Rs 65.37 crore  
(c) Rs 26.06 crore 
(d) Rs 84.25 crore 
(e) Rs 95.05 crore 

Q11. Which of the following two private sector banks have tied up with two entities with a large customer base, thereby getting access to that customer base, to offer ‘nano loans’ and better online shopping experience?
(a) HDFC Bank and Axis Bank
(b) Kotak Mahindra Bank and Axis Bank
(c) ICICI Bank and Kotak Mahindra Bank 
(d) Bandhan Bank and IDFC Bank
(e) AXIS Bank and HDFC Bank 

Q12. National Collateral Management Services (NCML) has tied up with ___________ to provide funding for farmers and traders against their commodities stored at its warehouses. NCML works in partnership with over 60 leading banks and financial institutions in 11,000 warehouses across the country.
(a) Syndicate Bank
(b) Punjab National Bank
(c) Corporation Bank
(d) State Bank of India
(e) Bank of Baroda

Q13. The Bank of Japan is the central bank of Japan. The Bank is often called Nichigin for short.Who is present president of Bank of Japan?
(a) Haruhiko Kuroda
(b) Matsukata Masayoshi
(c) Takehiko Nakao
(d) Jim Yong Kim
(e) None of the above

Q14. The European Central Bank is the central bank for the euro and administers monetary policy of the Eurozone, which consists of how many EU member states and is one of the largest currency areas in the world?
(a) 28
(b) 19
(c) 11
(d) 23
(e) 36

Q15. The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) is regional intergovernmental organization and geopolitical union in South Asia. The headquarter of SAARC is?
(a) New Delhi
(b) Kabul
(c) Colombo
(d) Thimphu
(e) Kathmandu


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