G.K. QUIZ FOR S.B.I. P.O – 2013

1.    Which of the following statements is true about Direct Benefit Transfer
Scheme?

(1) The DBT Plan was introduced
on 1st January 2013 with seven schemes in 20 districts
(2) Under DBT scheme, benefits
such as scholarships ,pensions, and MGNREGA wages will be directly credited to
the bank or post office accounts of identified beneficiaries.
(3)The DBT is designed to
improve targeting, reduce corruption, eliminate waste, control expenditure, and
facilitate reforms.
(4) All of the above
(5) None of these



2.     Which is the correct definition of ‘Demand for Grants’?

(1) The estimates of
revenue included in the Budget and required to be voted by Lok Sabha
(2) The estimates of
expenditure included in the Budget and required to be voted by Rajya Sabha
(3) The estimates of
expenditure included in the Budget and required to be voted by Lok Sabha
(4) The estimates of
expenditure and revenue included in the Budget and required to be voted by Lok
Sahba
(5) All of the above

3.    As per Budget 2013-14, which of the following
is/ are TURE in context of Micro,
Small and Medium Enterprises?
(1) Refinancing capacity
of SIDBI raised to Rs.10,000 crore.
(2) A corpus of Rs 1000
crore to SIDBI to set up a Credit Guarantee Fund for factoring
(3) Sum of Rs . 500 crore
provided to India Microfinance Equity Fund.
(4) Benefits or
preferences enjoyed by MSME to continue upto three years.
(5) None of these

4.    As per a recent survey, Delhi has been
voted as the most unsafe metro city in the country by women. Which of the
following cities has been voted the most safe in India?
(1) Ahmedabad                 (2) Mumbai
(3) Bangalore                    (4) Lucknow
(5) Kolkata

5.    According to a government survey,
_____ has retained the top position in the coveted lkist of 10 most profit –
making PSUs
(1) BSNL                           (2)
MTNL
(3) ONGC                         (4)
BHEL
(5) NTPC

6.    Binod Chaudhary, the owner of popular
instant noodle brand Wai Wai has made it to the Forbes’ billionaire list. He
belongs to
(1) Mauritius                      (2) Nepal
(3) Myanmar                     (4) Bangladesh
(5) Sri Lanka

7.    Recently Mr. Lyonpo Wangdi Norbu
in  news. He is a ____?
(1) Finance Minister of
Bhutan
(2) Finance Minister of
China
(3) Finance Minister of Bangladesh
(4) Finance Minister of
Sri Lanka
(5) None of these
8.    Hamadi Jabeli resigned from the office
of the Prime Minister of ___?
(1) Tanzania                      (2)
Tunisia      
(3) Tajikistan                     (4) Tasmania  
(5) Turkey

9.    Which of the following Statements
is/are False?
(1) President Pranab
Mukherjee has appointed new governors for Tripura, Bihar, Odisha, Nagaland and
Kerala
(2) S.C. Jamir has been
appointed as the Governor of Odisha
(3) The Governor of
Tripura Dr. D.Y. Patil has been appointed as the new Governor of Bihar for his remaining
Term
(4) The President Shifted
Nagaland Governor Nikhi Kumar for his remaing term as the Governor of Kerala
(5) Dr. Ashwani Kumar will
take the charge of new Governor of Meghalya

10.  Name India’s first new-generation subsonic
cruise missile which was test fired from the Integrated Test Range in Chandipur
in Odisha recently. It can hit the target within a range of 750 to 1000
kilometers.
(1) Nirbhay                        (2) Brahmos   
(3) Trishul                          (4) Dhanush   
(5) None of these
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