General Awareness Questions for IBPS Clerk Mains 2016


Q1. Union Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas supplied fuel tankers to ___________ via Bangladesh.
(a) Assam
(b) West Bengal
(c) Bihar
(d) Manipur
(e) Tripura

Q2. Government has issued fresh flexi-fund guidelines that will give more freedom to states in spending money under the CSS to meet local developmental requirements. CSS stands for?
(a) Centrally Sponsored Service
(b) Centrally Sponsored System
(c) Centrally Special Schemes 
(d) Centrally Sponsored Schemes
(e) Clean Sponsored Schemes 

Q3. Which among the following team has won the Durand Cup Football Title? 
(a) Mohun Bagan 
(b) Neroca FC 
(c) Army Green 
(d) Andhra Pradesh Police
(e) None of the above

Q4. Which country’s surgeons have successfully performed the world’s first robotic operation inside the eye, potentially revolutionising the way such conditions are treated. The procedure was carried out at John Radcliffe hospital in Oxford.
(a) Canada
(b) UK
(c) USA
(d) Germany
(e) France

Q5. Renowned Yog Guru and founder of Patanjali group Baba Ramdev has laid the foundation stone of his dream project Patanjali Mega Food and Herbal Park in Mihan area which is located at outskirts of……………?
(a) Nagpur, Maharashtra
(b) Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh
(c) Madhubani, Bihar
(d) Jaipur, Rajasthan
(e) Ahmedabad, Gujarat

Q6. Who won his/her first US Open title and the 2nd Grand Slam trophy of her breakthrough season?
(a) K Pliskova
(b) S Halep
(c) Serena Williams
(d) Maria Sharapova
(e) Angelique Kerber 

Q7. SAARC provides its charter, summit declaration, activities, events, and publication, for the socio-economic development of member countries. SAARC stand for?
(a) South Asian Assistant for Regional Cooperation 
(b) Summit Asian Association for Regional Cooperation 
(c) South African Association for Respective Cooperation 
(d) South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation 
(e) South Asian Association for Regional Co-operative

Q8. Uganda is a landlocked country in East Africa whose diverse landscape encompasses the snow-capped Rwenzori Mountains and immense Lake Victoria. The capital city of Uganda is?
(a) Havana
(b) Kampala
(c) Berlin
(d) Mogadishu
(e) None of the above

Q9. North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is an Alliance that consists of 28 independent member countries. Who is present Secretary General of NATO?
(a) Roberto Azevedo
(b) Ban Ki-moon
(c) Christine Lagarde
(d) Margaret Chan 
(e) Jens Stoltenberg

Q10. Central Bank of India, a government-owned bank, is one of the oldest and largest commercial banks in India. What is tagline of Central Bank of India?
(a) The Name you can Bank Upon
(b) Tradition of trust
(c) Central To you Since 1911
(d) Relationships beyond Banking 
(e) Together we Can

Q11. Which among the following states has bagged 9th Global Agriculture Leadership Award 2016 at the National Level gathering of important stake-holders in agriculture development at the Agriculture Leadership Summit in New Delhi? 
(a) Haryana
(b) Kerala
(c) Assam
(d) Odisha
(e) Punjab

Q12. Swimmer _________  from USA has been banned for 10-month following his bogus gunpoint robbery story during a drunken night out at the Rio Olympics.
(a) Jazz Carlin
(b) Michael Phelps
(c) Ryan Lochte
(d) Katie Ledecky
(e) None of the above

Q13. Which cricketer has launched his autobiography ‘Six Machine, which contains extensive details about his life and career. 
(a) Shahid Afridi
(b) Chris Gayle
(c) AB de Villiers
(d) Virender Sehwag
(e) MS Dhoni

Q14. An IFSC or the Indian Financial System Code is a/an how much digit code in alpha-numeric format used by the Reserve Bank of India to identify all the Bank branches within the NEFT (National Electronic Funds Transfer) network uniquely?
(a) Nine
(b) Four
(c) Eight
(d) Fifteen
(e) Eleven

Q15. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is an international, non-profit, non-governmental organization based in?
(a) Switzerland
(b) UK
(c) France
(d) India
(e) Germany