General Awareness Questions for IBPS PO Mains 2017

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Current Affairs and General Awareness Questions

General Awareness is a very important section in the banking exams so pace up your preparation with G.K. Questions and Answers. So we are here to provide you very handy Quiz on General Awareness that will cover Current Affairs, Static Awareness, and Banking Awareness topics. Attempt the General Awareness quiz with your best effort and try to score as much as you can.

Q1. Golden Global Trust merged with which of the following bank?
(a) HDFC Bank
(b) Punjab National Bank
(c) Oriental Bank of Commerce
(d) Axis Bank
(e) None of these

Q2. In which of the following capital city, Indian Army launched an independent and fully-integrated Joint Training Node (JTN)?
(a) Agartala
(b) Imphal
(c) Itanagar
(d) Shillong
(e) Kohima

Q3. Name the country that has recently won Women’s Asia Cup Hockey after defeating China.
(a) Indonesia
(b) Japan
(c) India
(d) Sri Lanka
(e) Pakistan

Q4. AU Small Finance Bank has recently received Reserved Bank of India approval to operate as Scheduled Commercial Bank. Who is the present MD & CEO of AU Small Finance Bank?
(a) Samit Ghosh
(b) Sanjay Agarwal
(c) Sarvjit Singh Sarma
(d) V S Radhakrishnan
(e) Govind Singh

Q5. What is the ranking of India in 'business optimism' index in the September quarter as per Grant Thornton's International Business Report (IBR)?
(a) 5th
(b) 6th
(c) 7th
(d) 8th
(e) 9th

Q6. Name the state government that has become first in India to launched “She Pad,’ a scheme to distribute free sanitary napkins to girl students from classes VI to XII in government and aided private schools affiliated to the state school board.
(a) Maharashtra
(b) Kerala
(c) Madhya Pradesh
(d) Odisha
(e) Rajasthan

Q7. CERSAI is a central online security interest registry of India. It was primarily created to check frauds in lending against equitable mortgages, in which people would take multiple loans on the same asset from different banks. what is the meaning of "S" in CERSAI?
(a) Solution
(b) Securitisation
(c) Stabilization 
(d) Simplification 
(e) None of these

Q8. The European Union Election Observation Mission was officially launched to monitor the general and provincial polls in ______________.
(a) Sri Lanka
(b) Bhutan
(c) Myanmar
(d) Afghanistan
(e) Nepal

Q9. In which of the following country, the Bank of China has formally launched its operations for the first time?
(a) Nepal
(b) Pakistan
(c) Oman
(d) India
(e) Sri Lanka

Q10. Insurance companies use the bank sales channels to sell their products. Which of the following terms describes this selling process?
(a) Scheduled banking      
(b) Scheduled Insurance 
(c) Bankinsuring               
(d) Bancassurance
(e) None of the above

Q11. Which of the following acts is useful in controlling HAWALA transactions?
(a) FEMA Act  
(b) RBI Act    
(c) DICGC Act     
(d) Banking Regulation Act
(e) None of the above

Q12. What does the term SME stand for?
(a) Small and Micro Enterprises      
(b) Small and Medium Enterprises
(c) State and Medium Economy    
(d) Small and Medium Economy
(e) None of the above

Q13. Who among the following is not in the records as leaked by the global network ICIJ with the name of "Paradise Papers"?
(a) Dr Ashok Seth
(b) Harsha Moily
(c) Niira Radia
(d) Yashwant Sinha
(e) Sachin Pilot

Q14. In the Commonwealth Shooting Championship held in Brisbane, Australia which country's contingent finished at the top?
(a) Australia
(b) England
(c) India
(d) South Africa
(e) Scotland

Q15. The Indian Pavilion at Conference of Parties (COP) 23 was inaugurated at Bonn, Germany. What is India's theme for COP 23?
(a) Conserving Now, Preserving Future
(b) Sustainable Lifestyle The Way Forward
(c) Harmony With Nature
(d) Financing Water Security And Adaptation In NDC Implementation
(e) The Attainment Through Resolve

Q16. The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) leaked a massive trove of secret financial data named "Paradise Papers". Its headquarter is in ___________________.
(a) New York
(b) Singapore
(c) Washington DC
(d) Brussels
(e) Geneva

Q17. Who among the following won the Panasonic Open Title 2017 at the Delhi Golf Club?
(a) Shiv Kapur
(b) Anirban Lahiri
(c) Gaganjeet Bhullar
(d) Gaurav Ghei
(e) Sujjan Singh

Q18. Cricket Association of which among the following state/UT was chosen by the Committee of Administrators (CoA) as an associate member of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)?
(a) Assam
(b) Puducherry
(c) Goa
(d) Chandigarh
(e) Himachal Pradesh

Q19. What is the theme of this year's celebration of the World Day for Audiovisual Heritage?
(a) Look before you leap
(b) Peep through the window of World
(c) Discover, Remember and Share
(d) Invent, Inspect and Flourish
(e) None of the given options is true

Q20. Name the basketball Player who is the 97th pick in the NBA draft to become only the second Indian-origin player to be signed by an NBA G-League side.
(a) Gokul Natesan
(b) Amjyot Singh
(c) Satpal Singh
(d) Amrinder Nara
(e) Pardeep Narwal



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