General Awareness Quiz for RBI/IBPS Exam

Dear Readers,

General Awareness is one of the extremely important part of the banking examination syllabus and most of the students always remain confused about what to study, especially in GA portion. So, in order to solve this problem, BA is going to  introduce GA special quiz on daily basis which will be strictly based on the format of upcoming banking examinations in 2016.

Q1. Axis Bank Limited is the third largest private sector bank in India. Axis Bank’s stake holders include prominent national and international entities. What is the tagline of Axis Bank?
a) Hum Hai Na, Khyal Apka
b) We understand your world
c) Badhti Ka naam Zindagi
d) Smart Way to Bank
e) Let’s Make Money Simple

Q2. Which prime minister mentioned the concept of ‘Rural Banks’ in Twenty-Point Programme announced on 1 July 1975?
a) Morarji Desai 
b) Jawahar Lal Nehru 
c) Indira Gandhi
d) Lal Bahadur Shastri 
e) Charan Singh
Q3. Rashtriya Ekta Diwas (National Unity Day) was introduced by Govt. of India and inaugurated by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2014. This day is being celebrated to mark the birth anniversary of country’s first home minister who was ……….. ?
a) Rajendra Prasad
b) Jawaharlal Nehru
c) Lalit Narayan Mishra
d) Atal Bihari Vajpayee
e) Vallabhbhai Patel
Q4. Lebanon, officially the Lebanese Republic, is a sovereign state in Asia. It is bordered by Syria to the north and east, and Israel to the south. Where is the capital of Lebanon?
a) Beirut
b) Brussels
c) Athens
d) Lima
e) None of the above
Q5. “The Dramatic Decade: The Indira Gandhi Years” focuses on one of the most fascinating periods in the life of this nation, the decade of the 1970s. This book is written by?
a) APJ Abdul Kalam
b) Pranab Mukherjee
c) Arun Jaitley
d) Jairam Ramesh
e) Kapil Sibal
Q6. A Credit Rating Agency also called as a ratings service is a company that assigns credit ratings, which rate a debtor’s ability to pay back debt by making timely interest payments and the likelihood of default. Which of the following is not a Credit Rating Agency in India?
b) ICRA 
d) RBI
e) None of the above
Q7. MICR is a technology which allows machines to read and process cheques enabling thousands of cheque transactions in a short time. MICR stands for?
a) Magnetic Ink Character Recognition
b) Magnetic Ink Character Revenue
c) Magnetic Ink Character Resources
d) Magnetic Ink Character Registration
e) None of the above
Q8. Who is Tirath Singh Thakur?
a) Prime Minister of India
b) President of India
c) Chief Justice of India
d) Lt Governor of Delhi
e) None of the above
Q9. Kuchipudi is an Indian classical dance originating in which of the following state?
a) Kerala
b) Bihar
c) Tamil Nadu
d) Maharashtra
e) Andhra Pradesh
Q10. Ashwini Ponnappa is an elite Indian __________ player who represents the country at the international circuit in both the women’s and mixed doubles disciplines.
a) Tennis
b) Badminton
c) Cricket
d) Boxing
e) None of the above