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    Dear readers,

    The quiz on general awareness, provided here, will help you prepare for the upcoming exams. Please try to give answers in the comment box; soon we will publish the correct answers.

    1. Recently, Railways appointed who among the
    following person as a head of the innovative council of Indian Railways called “Kaya
    Kalp” ?

    (1) KK Sharma

    (2) Ratan Tata

    (3) Narayan Desai

    (4) Sunil Mittal

    (5) Manik Sarkar

    2. The percentage of which the government has
    decided to reduce its shareholding in Public Sector Banks is:

    (1) 50%

    (2) 51%

    (3) 52%

    (4) 49%

    (5) None of these

    3. Who among the following has been appointed as
    the brand ambassador for the Northeast?

    (1) Saina Nehwal

    (2) Baba Ramdev

    (3) Mary Kom

    (4) Aamir Khan

    (5) Uma Nath

    4. The new Insurance Law raised foreign
    investment cap in insurance sector is:

    (1) 74%

    (2) 51%

    (3) 49%

    (4) 27%

    (5) None of these

    5. Recently, IMF has projected India’s GDP
    growth rate in 2015/16 at:

    (1) 6.3%

    (2) 7.5%

    (3) 6.4%

    (4) 8%

    (5) 7.4%

    6. Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently,
    launched India supplied offshore patrol vessel Barracuda in which among the
    following countries?

    (1) Sri Lanka

    (2) Thailand

    (3) Maldives

    (4) Mauritius

    (5) Seychelles

    7. Recently Ram Sundar Das passed away. He was a
    former Chief Minister of which state?

    (1) Madhya Pradesh

    (2) Rajasthan

    (3) Uttar Pradesh

    (4) Bihar

    (5) None of these

    8. Who among the following is the present
    President of Seychelles?

    (1) James Michel

    (2) Ralph Volcere

    (3) Philippe Boulle

    (4) Wavel Ramakalwan

    (5) Danny Fure

    9. Which among the following Indian firms named
    as the top employer in Europe for the third year in a row?

    (1) Infosys

    (2) TCS

    (3) WIPRO

    (4) HCL

    (5) Syntel

    10. How much income tax deduction for
    contributions made to Swatch Bharat Fund, other than CSR?

    (1) 50%

    (2) 75%

    (3) 100%

    (4) 45%

    (5) 25%

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