General Awareness Questions for SBI PO

Dear Readers,
As we all know SBI PO is here and we are ready with the 80 days plan in which we provide you daily quizzes on new pattern questions with different topics that will help you to go through this exam.
So, here we are with the General Awareness Questions which will help you in SBI PO mains.

Q1. The harvest festival of Magh Bihu was celebrated across which of the following states recently?
(a) Tamil Nadu
(b) Assam
(c) Odisha
(d) Telangana
(e) Karnataka

Q2. The United States has announced the end of a 20-year economic embargo on _____________ lifting trade and financial sanctions in an effort to foster ties with that government. 
(a) Sudan
(b) China
(c) Germany
(d) Peru
(e) None of the given options is true

Q3. Which among the following state has won their first ever Ranji Trophy title beating Mumbai by five wickets in the final at the Holkar stadium in Indore?
(a) Gujarat
(b) Kerala
(c) Jharkhand
(d) West Bengal
(e) Karnataka

Q4. The ‘Falcon 9’ is a family of two-stage-to-orbit launch vehicles which is designed and manufactured by
(a) JAXA
(b) NASA
(c) SpaceX
(d) ISRO
(e) CNES

Q5. The Barabati Stadium is an Indian sports stadium located in?
(a) Patna, Bihar
(b) Ranchi, Jharkhand
(c) Guwahati, Assam
(d) Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh
(e) Cuttack, Odisha

Q6. The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) is the regulator for the securities market in India. Who is the present chairman of SEBI?
(a) Raghuram Rajan
(b) TS Vijayan
(c) Harsh Kumar Bhanwala 
(d) Upendra Kumar Sinha
(e) None of the above

Q7. MICR Code is printed on cheques and for easy processing. MICR stands for?
(a) Magnetic Inkpot Character Region
(b) Management Ink Character Recognition
(c) Magnetic Ink Character Recognition
(d) Magnetic Ink Clear Recognition
(e) Magnetic Incharge Character Revision

Q8. Baidyanath Jyotirlinga temple, also known as Baba Baidyanath dham is one of the twelve Jyotirlingas, the most sacred abodes of Shiva. It is located in which of the following states?
(a) Bihar
(b) Jharkhand
(c) West Bengal
(d) Assam
(e) Uttar Pradesh

Q9. In which city of Rajasthan, the two-day annual camel festival has celebrated with much fanfare in the presence of foreigners and domestic tourists?
(a) Sri Ganganagar
(b) Jodhpur
(c) Ajmer
(d) Jaipur
(e) Bikaner

Q10. The first of its kind scheme of the country, Digital Dakiya or Digital Postman, was inaugurated recently in which state to encourage cashless transactions-
(a) Rajasthan
(b) Madhya Pradesh
(c) Uttar Pradesh
(d) Bihar
(e) Tamil Nadu

Q11. Who among the following was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 62nd Film fare Awards 2017?
(a) Subhash Ghai
(b) Dharmendra
(c) Rishi Kapoor
(d) Jeetendra
(e) Shatrughan Sinha

Q12. Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has decided to lower broker fees by 25 per cent to _______________ per transaction of one crore rupees as part of calibration of various other fees collected by the regulator from different market intermediaries. 
(a) 1 rupees
(b) 1000 rupees
(c) 100 rupees
(d) 15 rupees
(e) 150 rupees 

Q13. Tanzanian athlete Alphonce Felix Simbu (24) and Kenyan runner Bornes Kitur Chepkirui (31), flew past all competition to bag the top spots in the men’s and women’s category respectively in the full marathon at the _______ Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon (SCMM) in Mumbai. 
(a) 33rd
(b) 22nd
(c) 21st
(d) 14th
(e) None of the given options is true

Q14. Which of the following films has won the Best Film award at the 62nd Jio Filmfare Awards?
(a) Sultan
(b) Dangal
(c) Pink
(d) Fan
(e) Udta Punjab

Q15. Name the former Chief Minister of Punjab, who was passed away recently?
(a) Parkash Singh Badal
(b) Surjit Singh Barnala
(c) Darbara Singh
(d) Rajinder Kaur Bhattal
(e) None of the given options is true

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