General Awareness Questions for SBI PO

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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 Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports ____________________ has inaugurated the Khelo India National level Competitions on various sports for Under-14 and Under-17 children in New Delhi.
(a) Jitendra Singh
(b) Vijay Goel
(c) Rajnath Singh
(d) Ravi Shankar Prasad
(e) Sushma Swaraj

Q2. Who has been newly appointed by Mercedes after the replacement of Nico Rosberg from the F1 race?
(a) Sergio Perez 
(b) Sebastian Vettel
(c) Fernando Alonso
(d) Valtteri Bottas
(e) None of the given options is true

Q3. The world’s ultralight high-performance mechanical watch RM 50-03 has inaugurated on the 27th edition of the Salon International De La Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) in-
(a) Tokyo, Japan
(b) Beijing, China
(c) Moscow, Russia
(d) Paris, France
(e) Geneva, Switzerland

Q4. Karang, a small lake island has become the country’s first cashless island. Karang island is located in which state?
(a) Jharkhand
(b) West Bengal
(c) Manipur
(d) Assam
(e) Meghalaya

Q5. RBI’s open market operation transactions are carried out with a view to regulate _____?
(a) Liquidity in the economy 
(b) Prices of essential commodities 
(c) Inflation 
(d) Borrowing powers of the Bank
(e) All of the above

Q6. Under Open market operations, one of the measures taken by the RBI in order to control credit expansion in the economy, does ____?
(a) Sale and purchase of Govt. securities
(b) Issuance of different type of Bond
(c) Auction of Bond 
(d) To make available direct finance to Borrowers 
(e) None of the given options is true

Q7. Meenakshi Amman Temple is a historic Hindu temple located on the southern bank of the Vaigai River in the temple city of?
(a) Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
(b) Puri, Odisha
(c) Madurai, Tamil Nadu
(d) Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
(e) Kolkata, West Bengal

Q8. World Sparrow Day is a day designated to raise awareness of the house sparrow and other common birds to urban environments celebrated on?
(a) 20th March
(b) 12th January
(c) 24th October
(d) 10th December
(e) 22nd March

Q9. In which among the following cities, the 58th edition of India International Garment Fair (IIGF) has been organised?
(a) New Delhi
(b) Kolkata
(c) Chennai
(d) Hyderabad
(e) Mumbai

Q10. India has been ranked at 60th position among 79 developing economies with a score of only 3.38 in the Inclusive Development Index (IDI) of the World Economic Forum (WEF). The list has been topped by which country?
(a) Lithuania
(b) Denmark
(c) Hungary 
(d) Azerbaijan 
(e) None of the given options is true

Q11. Sitalpati or cool mat from Cooch Behar district has been recognised as an “intangible cultural heritage” by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO). In which state Cooch Behar district is located?
(a) Bihar
(b) West Bengal
(c) Assam
(d) Jharkhand
(e) Sikkim

Q12. Which telecom company has announced mobile TV service ‘Ditto TV’ and limited fixed-mobile telephony, an app that virtually turns mobiles into cordless phone working in sync with landlines within home premises?
(a) Vodafone
(b) Airtel
(c) BSNL
(d) Dish TV
(e) Reliance

Q13. The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is an international financial institution that aims to support the building of infrastructure in Asia-Pacific region. Where is headquarter of AIIB?
(a) New Delhi, India
(b) Beijing, China
(c) Rome, Italy 
(d) Paris, France
(e) None of the given options is true

Q14. The Reserve Bank of India was nationalised with effect from?
(a) 01st January 1921
(b) 01st July 1956
(c) 02nd May 1935 
(d) 15th December 1965
(e) 1st January 1949

Q15. Radha Mohan Singh is an Indian politician and a leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party. He is the present Union Minister of?
(a) Finance Minister
(b) Home Minister
(c) Civil Aviation Minister
(d) Agriculture Minister
(e) Information and Broadcasting Minister
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