General Awareness Questions for IBPS Clerk Mains 2017

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General Awareness Questions for IBPS Clerk Mains 2017

Current Affairs and General Awareness Questions
Having enough of knowledge of Current Affairs as well as the banking industry is all that is important to perform well in the General Awareness Section of any banking exam. You should know what is happening around the globe. One section that can help you bagging graceful marks in these examinations is General Awareness, that comprises of numerous sections like Banking Awareness, Static GK, and Current Affairs. Here is the quiz on General Awareness that is being provided by Adda247 to help you ace graceful marks in the banking examinations.

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Q1. Name the country which is hosting a world chess tournament for the first time.
(a) Iraq
(b) Iran
(c) Azerbaijan
(d) The UAE
(e) Saudi Arabia

Q2. Which among the following authority has allowed Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL)- manufactured Dornier 228 to be used for civilian flights?
(a) Rajiv Gandhi Bhawan Airports Authority
(b) Airports Authority of India
(c) Defence Research and Development Organization
(d) Directorate General of Civil Aviation
(e) None of the given options is true

Q3. Sectoral regulator IRDAI has issued regulations for insurance firms to carry out offshore business from Gujarat-based GIFT International Financial Services Centre (IFSC). Who is the present Chairman of IRDAI?
(a) S Christopher
(b) T. Suvarna Raju
(c) T.S. Vijayan
(d) N. R. Vijayan
(e) P Simharao

Q4. Who is the present Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL)?
(a) S Christopher
(b) T. Suvarna Raju
(c) Vikram Singh
(d) Arun Sinha
(e) Ajay Kumar Thakur

Q5. Capital of Bhutan is- 
(a) Thimphu
(b) Bujumbura
(c) Yerevan
(d) Minsk
(e) Ottawa

Q6. As per the PM of India, on this republic day (26th January 2018), leaders of how many ASEAN countries will be the Chief guest?
(a) 6
(b) 7
(c) 8
(d) 9
(e) 10

Q7. Which among the following country has banned solo climbers from scaling its mountains in a bid to reduce accidents?
(a) China
(b) Pakistan
(c) India
(d) Nepal
(e) South Africa

Q8. France’s Audrey Azoulay is the ____________ Director General of UNESCO.
(a) 14th
(b) 9th
(c) 13th
(d) 11th
(e) 15th

Q9. Name the leader who has been recently appointed the President of Indian Council of Cultural Relations.
(a) Sukesh Kamte
(b) Vinay Sahasrabuddhe
(c) Arvind De Silva
(d) Prakash Ojha
(e) Sameer Srivastava

Q10. Idamalayar (Edamalayar) Hydroelectric Power Project is of TYPE Hydro Power Plant with a design capacity of 75 MW located at?
(a) Karnataka
(b) Himachal Pradesh
(c) Uttarakhand
(d) Bihar
(e) Kerala

Q11. Name the state that has become first in India to release of the first draft of National Register of Citizens (NRC) containing the first batch of 19 million names of genuine Indian citizens.
(a) Sikkim
(b) Himachal Pradesh
(c) Tripura
(d) Assam
(e) Punjab

Q12. What is/are the new language/languages that have been recently included in the Prime Minister’s Official website?
(a) Assamese
(b) both (a) and (d)
(c) Gujarati
(d) Manipuri
(e) both (a) and (c)

Q13. Which of the following two countries have recently introduced value-added tax (VAT) for the first time?
(a) Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates
(b) Iraq and Azerbaijan
(c) United Arab Emirates and Bahrain
(d) Azerbaijan and Bahrain
(e) Qutar and Kuwait

Q14. Name the person who has recently assumed the charge as the Managing Director of India Infrastructure Finance Company Ltd (IIFCL).
(a) Sanjeev Jha
(b) Vijay Keshav Gokhale
(c) Pankaj Jain
(d) Rajiv Kumar
(e) Sandeep Kumar

Q15. Peso is the currency of which among the following country?
(a) Angola
(b) Antigua and Barbuda
(c) Argentina
(d) Armenia
(e) Austria