General Awareness Questions for SBI PO

Dear Readers,
As we all know SBI PO is here and we are ready with the 80 days plan in which we provide you daily quizzes on new pattern questions with different topics that will help you to go through this exam.
So, here we are with the General Awareness Questions which will help you in SBI PO mains.

Q1. The govt. will sell its entire 51% stake and transfer the management control of the helicopter service operator Pawan Hans. It is a joint venture where ________ holds 49%.
(a) ONGC
(b) Air India
(c) LIC of India
(d) Indian Oil
(e) BHEL

Q2. Which among the following states has inaugurated the first solar-powered boat of the state water transport department, Aditya?
(a) Maharashtra
(b) Kerala
(c) Punjab
(d) Gujarat
(e) West Bengal

Q3. India is all set to get its first wax museum in June 2017 Unveils Wax Figures Of Actor Amitabh Bachchan, Lady Gaga in- 
(a) Chennai
(b) Mumbai
(c) New Delhi
(d) Kolkata
(e) Hyderabad

Q4. The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) has announced how much ex-gratia payment to the family of each of the four personnel gunned down by its jawan Balbir Singh in Aurangabad district of Bihar after a tiff?
(a) Rs 40 lakh
(b) Rs 50 lakh
(c) Rs 10 lakh
(d) Rs 25 lakh
(e) Rs 5 lakh

Q5. Appellate Tribunal for recovery of debts due to banks and financial institutions has set up in _____?
(a) 1990
(b) 1970
(c) 2000
(d) 1994
(e) 2010

Q6. Presently, the number of the public sector banks in India is-
(a) 8
(b) 20
(c) 27
(d) 14
(e) 26

Q7. Lead Bank Scheme was introduced in ______?
(a) 1965
(b) 1969
(c) 1981
(d) 1992
(e) None of the given options is true

Q8. Micro Units Development and Refinance Agency Bank (or MUDRA Bank) is a public sector financial institution in India. It provides loans at low rates to micro-finance institutions and non-banking financial institutions which provide credit to MSMEs. It was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 8 April 2015. Where is the Headquarter of MUDRA Bank?
(a) Mumbai
(b) Hyderabad
(c) Bangalore
(d) New Delhi
(e) Chennai

Q9. Which of the following countries has taken over from Thailand as chair of the Group of 77 which promotes the interests of the 134 developing countries it represents at the United Nations, including China?
(a) Malaysia
(b) Sri Lanka
(c) Pakistan
(d) North Korea
(e) Ecuador

Q10. Name the Company, which has sells land parcel to Wadhwa Group for Rs. 190 crore?
(a) Dell
(b) Facebook
(c) Flipkart
(d) Coca- Cola
(e) Pepsico

Q11. Airtel Payments Bank the first payments bank started its nationwide operations recently, with an initial investment of-
(a) Rs.1000 Crore
(b) Rs.500 Crore
(c) Rs.10000 Crore
(d) Rs.3000 Crore
(e) Other than the given options

Q12. Fourth International Kite Festival has celebrated in which city-
(a) Patna
(b) Lucknow
(c) New Delhi
(d) Ahmedabad
(e) Chennai

Q13. United Bank of India (UBI) is one of the 14 major banks which were nationalized on July 19, 1969. Its predecessor United Bank of India Ltd., was formed in 1950 with the amalgamation of four banks viz. Comilla Banking Corporation Ltd. (1914), Bengal Central Bank Ltd. (1918), Comilla Union Bank Ltd. (1922) and Hooghly Bank Ltd. (1932).  What is the tagline of UBI?
(a) The name you can bank upon
(b) The bank that begins with ‘U’
(c) Together with us
(d) Tradition of trust
(e) Ham hai naa, khayal apka

Q14. The Keoladeo Wildlife Sanctuary and Ghana National Park lie between two of India’s most historic cities, Agra and Jaipur in the Indian state……?
(a) Uttar Pradesh
(b) Rajasthan
(c) Delhi
(d) Haryana
(e) Madhya Pradesh

Q15. Indian state Manipur is sometimes called as Kangleipak or Sanaleibak. Manipur is bounded by Nagaland to the north, Mizoram to the south, and Assam to the west; Burma lies to its east. Meetei, Kuki, Naga, and Pangal people live here who speak Sino-Tibetan languages. Where is the capital of Manipur?
(a) Imphal
(b) Aizwal
(c) Shillong
(d) Guwahati
(e) Kohima


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