GK Quiz

Ques. : 1   In the proposed low cost pension scheme, which one of the following has been made responsible for maintaining of the records of pension account of an individual?
1) Reserve Bank of India
2) National Securities Depositories Ltd (NSDL)
3) Stock Holding Corporation of India
4) Ministry of Finance, GOI
5) SEBI
Ques. : 2   The rate of interest, banks charge to its main/major and prime; customers is popularly called as
1) Prime Lending Rate
2) Repo Rate
3) Cost of Fund
4) Risk Premium
5) Reverse Repo Rate


Ques. : 3   Currency Swap is an instrument to manage
1) interest rate risk
2) currency risk
3) currency and interest rate risk
4) cash flows in different currencies
5) All of the above


Ques. : 4   The branding line of Punjab National Bank is
1) Taking Banking Technology to the Common Man
2) Trusted Family Bank
3) A Name You Can Bank Upon
4) One Bank Many Solutions
5) One Family One bank


Ques. : 5   Who among the following Indian-Americans has won the 85th Scripps National Spelling Bee 2012 recently?
1) Nupur Lala
2) Snigdha Nandipati
3) Anamika Veeramani
4) Arvind Mahankali
5) Vanya Shivashankar


Ques. : 6   Who among the following has been conferred with the Presidential Medal of Freedom 2012, the highest civilian honour given in the US?
1) Stephen Hawking
2) Gordon B Hinckley
3) Chita Rivera
4) Tony Blair
5) Bob Dylan


Ques. : 7   Which of the following books is written by Upamanyu Chatterjee?
1) The White Tiger
2) A Fine Balance
3) English August
4) The Sins of the Father
5) Breakout Nations


Ques. : 8   Which of the following states has topped as the fastest growing state with a striking 13.1percent growth in 2011-2012?
1) Bihar
2) Tamil Nadu
3) Gujarat
4) Goa
5) Chhattisgarh


Ques. : 9   Which of the following social networking sites has launched its ‘pay to post’ service that allows users to highlight or promote posts by paying a small fee?
1) Twitter
2) Orkut
3) Facebook
4) LinkedIn
5) Google Plus+


Ques. : 10   Which of the following states BJP MLA has been convicted by a special Lokayukta court in a property bribery case?
1) Andhra Pradesh
2) Karnataka
3) West Bengal
4) Bihar
5) Uttar Pradesh

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