General Awareness Quiz For Upcoming Exams

Dear readers,

We are presenting you a General Awareness quiz, which helps you in your preparation and also in upcoming exams. So do solve the quiz and try to give your answers in the comment section, soon we will published the correct answers.

1. Recently, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has relaxed the norms
for Pre-paid Payment Instruments (PPI) and doubled the limit of PPI from 50000
rupees to 1 lakh rupees. The RBI enhanced the maximum validity of PPI from 1 year to ____.

(1) 5 years

(2) 4 years

(3) 3 years

(4) 2 years

(5) None of these

2. Credit Information Bureau Limited collects and maintains
records of an individual’s payments pertaining to loans and credit cards, is
India’s first Credit Information Company founded in August 2000. Headquarter of
CIBIL is located in ____.

(1) New Delhi

(2) Mumbai

(3) Chennai

(4) Bengaluru

 (5) Kolkata

3. Country’s first contact-less debit &
credit cards was launched by ____.

(1) HDFC Bank

(2) Axis Bank

(3) ICICI Bank

(4) SBI

(5) Bank of Baroda

4. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has signed a
loan of up to $200 million, to provide financing assistance to low income women
borrowers and small-scale farmers in rural India with which among the following
bank?

(1) ICICI Bank

(2) Axis Bank

(3) Punjab National Bank

(4) SBI

(5) Yes Bank

5. Which of the following General Insurance Companies, will provide the accident cover under the ‘Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana’
scheme?

(1) Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC)

(2) Bajaj Allianz General Insurance Company
Limited

(3) Oriental Insurance Company Ltd.

(4) HDFC Ergo General Insurance

(5) None of these

6. Who among the following is NOT a Deputy Governor
of RBI at present?

(1) SS Mundra

(2) HR Khan

(3) Anand Sinha

(4) Urjit Patel

(5) R Gandhi

7.  Recently
Rajiv Mehrishi has been appointed as the Finance Secretary of India. He
replaced ____.

(1) Hasmukh Adhia

(2) Rajiv Takru

(3) Arvind Mayaram

(4) Rahul Khullar

(5) SK Roy

8. Who among the following is the winner of 2014
Nobel Prize in Economics?

(1) Patrick Modiano

(2) Edvard Moser

(3) Isamu Akasaki

(4) Jean Tirole

(5) William E Moerner

9. Suzlon Energy installed World’s tallest
hybrid wind generator turbine in which of the following states in India?

(1) Rajsthan

(2) Madhya Pradesh

(3) Andhra Pradesh

(4) Gujarat

(5) Tripura

10. According to the World Steel Association
(WSA) data China is the top steel producer in the World. What is the rank of
India in list of steel producing nations?

(1) 2nd

(2) 3rd

(3) 4th

(4) 5th

(5) 6th    

Answers:

Qs 1
(3)   Qs 2 (2)  Qs 3 (3) 
Qs 4 (5)  Qs 5 (4)

Qs 6
(3)  Qs 7 (3)  Qs 8 (4) 
Qs 9 (4)   Qs 10 (3)

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