General Awareness Questions for RBI Assistant Mains 2017

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General Awareness Questions for RBI Assistant Mains 2017

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. Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has signed a joint venture agreement with CTGC to construct 750 MW West Seti Hydropower Project. CTGC is a/an _____________.
(a) Indian company
(b) Indonesian company
(c) Canadian company
(d) Chinese company
(e) Combodian company

Q2. International rating agency Moody's Investors Service has upgraded India's local and foreign currency issuer ratings to _________________.
(a) Baa1 from Baa2
(b) Baa2 from Baa3
(c) Baa1 from Baa3
(d) P2 from P3
(e) H2 from H3

Q3. Who is the present president of International rating agency Moody's Analytics?
(a) Isabel Gomez Vidal
(b) Keith Berry
(c) Mark Almeida
(d) Gus Harris
(e) Robert King

Q4. Name the Indian Economist who was appointed to the Financial Stability Institute Advisory Board of the Bank of International Settlement (BIS).
(a) RBI Governor Urjit Patel
(b) Former RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan
(c) Former PM Manmohan Singh
(d) Minister Arun Jaitley
(e) None of the Given option is true

Q5. A facility under which scheduled commercial banks can borrow additional amount of overnight money from the Reserve Bank by dipping into their Statutory Liquidity Ratio (SLR). It is called? 
(a) Repo Rate
(b) Reverse Repo Rate
(c) Bank Rate 
(d) Marginal Standing Facility (MSF)
(e) Liquidity Adjustment Facility (LAF)

Q6. National Housing Bank (NHB) was set up on ______________ under the National Housing Bank Act, 1987.
(a) 01st July 1956
(b) 02nd October 1976
(c) 01st January 1934
(d) 21st May 1956
(e) 09th July 1988

Q7. BCSBI was set up to ensure that the common person as a consumer of financial services from the banking Industry is in no way at a disadvantageous position and really gets what he/she has been promised. BCSBI stands for-?
(a) Branch Codes and Standards Board of India
(b) Banking Codes and Stability Board of India
(c) Banking Codes and Standards Bank of Industry
(d) Banking Codes and Society Board of Investment
(e) Banking Codes and Standards Board of India

Q8. President Ram Nath Kovind launched various schemes entailing total expenditure of Rs 3,455 crore in which state to coincide with the state's 17th Foundation Day?
(a) Chhattisgarh
(b) Goa
(c) Telangana
(d) Uttarakhand
(e) Jharkhand

Q9. Name the Eminent Hindi poet and Jnanpith awardee who passed away recently in New Delhi.
(a) Kumar Mangalam
(b) Suresh Kumar
(c) Barwari Lal
(d) Kunwar Narayan
(e) Makesh Sehgal

Q10. Name the country that will host the 2023 Rugby World Cup to stage one of the world’s best attended and lucrative sporting events.
(a) Russia
(b) Japan
(c) France
(d) Indonesia
(e) USA

Q11. Kevin Lilliana was recently crowned Miss International 2017 by Verzosa in Tokyo, beating 68 candidates from across the globe. She is from which country?
(a) China
(b) Indonesia
(c) Oman
(d) Sri Lanka
(e) Russia

Q12. What is the full form of NATO?  
(a) North African Treaty Organisation 
(b) North Atlantic Treaty Organisation
(c) North Asian Treaty Organisation  
(d) North American Treaty Organisation 
(e) None of the Given option is true

Q13. The United Nations officially came into existence on 
(a) January 1, 1972 
(b) October 3, 1944 
(c) October 24, 1945
(d) June 26, 1945 
(e) July 12, 1948

Q14. Nallamala hills is located in the state of- 
(a) Orissa 
(b) Meghalaya 
(c) Andhra Pradesh
(d) Gujarat 
(e) Maharashtra

Q15. Name the state that scripted history when it became the first State in the Northeast to launch Point of Sale (POS) facility for electricity bill payment.
(a) Nagaland
(b) Assam
(c) Meghalaya
(d) Tripura
(e) Arunachal Pradesh