General Awareness Questions for RBI Assistant Mains 2017


Q1. Which company has launched its global startup program ‘Launchpad’ in India recently? An online portal featuring over 400 products from different startups including 25 Indian startups. 
(a) Amazon
(b) Flipkart
(c) TCS
(d) Wipro
(e) Facebook

Q2. The International Volunteer Day (IVD) is observed across the world on __________ every year. 
(a) 01st December
(b) 05th December
(c) 10th December 
(d) 24th December
(e) 19th December

Q3. Name the India’s first online flea market, which lets a buyer and seller interact and transacts in 10 seconds literally. 
(a) Omisha
(b) Monesh 
(c) Yappily
(d) Zeshta
(e) None of the given options is true

Q4. Which country named its crown prince Maha Vajiralongkorn as its new king, 50 days after the passing of King Bhumibol Adulyadei? 
(a) China
(b) Israel
(c) Nepal
(d) Thailand
(e) South Korea

Q5. The National Sports Day of India is dedicated to the legendary hockey player Dhyan Chand on?
(a) 15th August
(b) 05th September
(c) 10th December
(d) 24th October
(e) 29th August

Q6. Oriental Bank of Commerce (OBC) is an India-based bank and is one of the public sector banks in India. Where is the corporate office of OBC?
(a) Gurugram, Haryana
(b) Kolkata, West Bengal
(c) Pune, Maharashtra
(d) Chennai, Tamil Nadu
(e) Bengaluru, Karnataka

Q7. Who is the incumbent minister at Ministry of Science and Technology and Ministry of Earth Sciences in the BJP-led NDA government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi?
(a) Arun Jaitley
(b) Sushma Swaraj
(c) JP Nadda
(d) Dr Harsh Vardhan
(e) Ravi Shankar Prasad

Q8. Laishram Sarita Devi is an Indian ________ from Manipur. She is a national champion and a former world champion in the lightweight class.
(a) Boxer
(b) Wrestler
(c) Footballer
(d) Cricketer
(e) Shooter

Q9. Name the Former international hockey umpire, who has passed away recently?
(a) Shailesh Reddy
(b) Bhagwan Das Tandon
(c) Jaidev Kumar
(d) Anand Yadav
(e) Phulel Singh Sujlana

Q10. Who has won the online reader’s poll for TIME Person of the Year?
(a) Donald Trump
(b) Vladimir Putin
(c) Barack Obama
(d) Angela Merkel
(e) Narendra Modi

Q11. Name the former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, who passed away recently at Chennai hospital?
(a) M Karunanidhi
(b) O Panneerselvam
(c) Sasikala Natarajan
(d) J Jayalalithaa
(e) Ottakara Thevar

Q12. Which company has launched a new personal safety app called ‘Trusted Contacts’ that lets users share their location with trusted people in everyday situations and emergencies? 
(a) Amazon
(b) Yahoo
(c) Google
(d) Facebook
(e) Microsoft

Q13. Bulgaria is a Balkan nation with diverse terrain encompassing Black Sea coastline, rivers, including the Danube, and a mountainous interior. Where is the capital of Bulgaria?
(a) Tashkent
(b) Sofia
(c) Havana
(d) Lima
(e) Phnom Penh

Q14. The Jagannath Temple of Puri is a sacred Hindu temple dedicated to Jagannath and located on the eastern coast of India, at Puri in the state of?
(a) Bihar
(b) West Bengal
(c) Jharkhand
(d) Assam
(e) Odisha

Q15. Who has been elected as the second president of Uzbekistan after winning 88.61% vote in the first presidential election since the death of the authoritarian leader and President Islam Karimov?
(a) Shavkat Mirziyoyev
(b) Rustam Azimov
(c) Nigmatilla Yuldashev
(d) Gulnara Karimova
(e) None of the given options is true