General Awareness Questions for IBPS Clerk Mains 2016


Q1. Centre has sanctioned nearly how much crore to Uttar Pradesh as assistance for the recent drought situation in the state?
(a) Rs. 8820 crore
(b) Rs. 1020 crore
(c) Rs. 620 crore
(d) Rs. 2560 crore
(e) Rs. 1800 crore

Q2. Name the state which has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with NTPC and NHPC for setting up Hydro Engineering College in the state?
(a) Uttar Pradesh
(b) Punjab
(c) Maharashtra
(d) Odisha
(e) Himachal Pradesh

Q3. Which state government has launched ‘Pashudhan Bima Yojana’ recently?
(a) Bihar
(b) Chhatisgarh
(c) Odisha
(d) Haryana
(e) Assam

Q4. Cuba, a large Caribbean island nation under communist rule, is known for its white-sand beaches, rolling mountains, cigars and rum. The capital city of Cuba is?
(a) Yaren
(b) Port Louis 
(c) Sanaa
(d) Havana
(e) Other than the given options

Q5. The CELS ratings or CAMELS rating is a supervisory rating system originally developed in the U.S. to classify a bank’s overall condition.What is mean of M in CAMELS?
(a) Management Quality
(b) Member Acadamy
(c) Most Fund
(d) Margin Association
(e) Other than the given options

Q6. Which of the following banks raised Rs. 30 billion ($450 mn) by issuing the world’s first ever “Masala” or rupee-denominated bond outside India in London Stock Exchange (LSE), a landmark event that will boost economic ties between India and the UK post Brexit?
(a) State Bank of India
(b) ICICI Bank
(c) IDFC Bank
(d) Bank of Baroda
(e) HDFC Bank

Q7. How much credit has been approved by the World Bank Board from the International Development Association (IDA) to support the Government of Sri Lanka’s economic reform program recently?
(a) $1500 million 
(b) $2000 million 
(c) $500 million 
(d) $100 million
(e) $1000 million  

Q8. Which of the following team have won the fourth edition of STAR Sports-ProKabaddi League by defeating Jaipur Pink Panthers in the final match played at Gachibowli Stadium, Hyderabad (Telangana)?
(a) Patna Pirates
(b) Puneri Paltan 
(c) Dabang Delhi
(d) Telugu Titans
(e) Bengaluru Bulls

Q9. Kaziranga National Park is a national park in the Golaghat and Nagaon districts in the state of?
(a) Assam
(b) West Bengal 
(c) Uttar Pradesh
(d) Odisha
(e) Tripura

Q10. Axis Bank Limited is the third largest private sector bank in India. What is tagline of Axis Bank?
(a) Making more possible
(b) We understand your world
(c) Hum Hai Na, Khyal Apka
(d) Your Family Bank, Across India
(e) Badhti Ka naam Zindagi

Q11. Human Rights Day is celebrated annually across the world on?
(a) 24th October
(b) 10th December
(c) 21st June
(d) 22nd April
(e) 5th October

Q12. How much crore for four dairying projects – ‘Pashudhan Sanjivani’, ‘Nakul Swasthya Patra’, ‘E-Pashudhan Haat’ and National Genomic Centre for indigenous breeds in Union budget 2016-2017?
(a) 1150 crore
(b) 4300 crore
(c) 1300 crore
(d) 2300 crore
(e) 850 crore

Q13. Global software major, Oracle India has announced a corporate citizenship collaboration with which Bank and launched the ‘D-Change’ programme which will support education and learning, women’s empowerment and rural skills development in the country?
(a) State Bank of India
(b) Canara Bank
(c) ICICI Bank
(d) Axis Bank
(e) Bank of Baroda

Q14. Name the organization which is the part of the World Bank that helps the world’s poorest countries. Overseen by 173 shareholder nations, aims to reduce poverty by providing loans (called “credits”) and grants for programs that boost economic growth, reduce inequalities, and improve people’s living conditions.
(a) IMF
(b) IBRD
(c) IDA
(d) ADB
(e) Other than the given options

Q15. Export-Import Bank of India is the premier export finance institution in India, established in which year under the Export-Import Bank of India Act?
(a) 1949
(b) 1982
(c) 1992
(d) 1956
(e) 1988