General Awareness Questions for RBI Assistant Mains 2017


Q1. President Pranab Mukherjee has inaugurated the first ever International Gita Mahotsav in………?
(a) Kochin, Kerala
(b) Kurukshetra, Haryana
(c) Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh
(d) Darbhanga, Bihar
(e) Haridwar, Uttarakhand

Q2. John Key unexpectedly announced his resignation recently as the Prime Minister of-
(a) Italy
(b) Canada
(c) Sweden
(d) Australia
(e) New Zealand

Q3. Who has been appointed as a Senior Vice-President of Asian Football Confederation?
(a) Praful Patel
(b) Sunil Taldar
(c) Chitra Ramkrishna
(d) MM Kutty
(e) KK Sharma

Q4. Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal have been jointly named “Asian of the Year 2016” by Singapore-based newspaper The Straits Times. They are the founders of-
(a) Food Panda
(b) Swiggy
(c) Flipkart
(d) Mobikwik
(e) Paytm

Q5. Sundarbans National Park is one of the famous national parks in India situated in the state of?
(a) Bihar
(b) Assam
(c) West Bengal
(d) Kerala
(e) Uttarakhand

Q6. How much fund is allocated for 7th Pay commission in budget 2016-2017?
(a) 20,000 crore
(b) 50,000 crore
(c) 90,000 crore
(d) 70,000 crore
(e) None of the given options is true

Q7. Egypt is a country linking northeast Africa with the Middle East. Capital of Egypt is?
(a) Cairo
(b) Colombo
(c) Khartoum
(d) Havana
(e) None of the given options is true

Q8. Canara Bank is an Indian state-owned bank headquartered in Bangalore, Karnataka. Who is the present MD and CEO of Canara Bank?
(a) Rakesh Sharma
(b) M O Rego
(c) P S Jayakumar
(d) Kishore Piraji Kharat
(e) Chanda Kochhar

Q9. Name the Prime Minister of France, who has resigned from Prime minister shaft and to declare himself a candidate for the presidency?
(a) Julie Gayet
(b) Nicolas Sarkozy
(c) Francois Hollande
(d) Manuel Valls
(e) None of the given options is true

Q10. In order to mop up extra liquidity from the system in view of demonetisation, govt and the RBI have raised the Market Stabilisation Scheme (MSS) ceiling to-
(a) Rs 6 lakh cr
(b) Rs 2 lakh cr
(c) Rs 1 lakh cr
(d) Rs 80,000 cr
(e) Rs 30,000 cr

Q11. With which Bank, Metals and Minerals Trading gold Corporation (MMTC) has tied-up to sell government-minted Indian Gold Coin?
(a) ICICI Bank
(b) State Bank of India
(c) Bandhan Bank
(d) Bank of Baroda
(e) Indian Bank

Q12. India received over __________ US dollar Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) milestone between April 2000 and September 2016.
(a) 1500 billion US dollar
(b) 700 billion US dollar
(c) 300 billion US dollar
(d) 1200 billion US dollar
(e) 100 billion US dollar

Q13. What is the tagline of New Delhi headquartered Punjab National Bank?
(a) Khayaal Aapka
(b) Tradition of trust
(c) The name you can bank upon
(d) Developing Banking
(e) None of the given options is true

Q14. The Charminar, constructed in 1591, is a monument and mosque located in?
(a) New Delhi
(b) Mumbai
(c) Patna
(d) Hyderabad
(e) None of the given options is true

Q15. The World Trade Organization (WTO) deals with the global rules of trade between nations. WTO was established on?
(a) 01 January 1972
(b) 01 January 1910
(c) 01 January 1990 
(d) 01 January 1946
(e) 01 January 1995