19 Aug 2016

Important Current Affairs GK Quiz for IBPS PO Exams 2016

Important Current Affairs GK Quiz for IBPS PO Exams (18th August 2016):
Dear Readers, Here we have given the Current Affairs GK questions based on the previous days Daily Current Affairs updates. Candidates those who are preparing for IBPS PO/RRB exam and all other Banking exams can use these questions.

1). Which state’s government will call an Assembly session to pass the Constitution Amendment Bill on Goods and Services Tax?
a) Gujarat
b) Telangana
c) West Bengal
d) Delhi
e) Madhya Pradesh

2). The Uttar Pradesh government has approved a Metro Rail project recently for which city?
a) Allahabad
b) Ghaziabad
c) Noida
d) Meerut
e) None of the above

3). Shri Piyush Goyal, Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines launched e-bidding web portals to enhance transparency in power transmission sector of the country. Which is/are not one of them?
a) TARANG Mobile App
b) e-Trans
d) 1 and 3
e) All are correct

4). India and Bangladesh has agreed to jointly produce a documentary on the ____________war which led to independence for Bangladesh.
a) 1937
b) 1971
c) 1970
d) 1936
e) None of the above

5). Which bank is planning to tap retail investors to issue additional tier I bonds (AT1) to strengthen capital adequacy ratio?
a) Bank of India
b) Indian Overseas Bank
c) Yes Bank
e) Bank of Baroda

6). Name the Indian private banks which have been occupied the top six slots amongst global banks along with their Chinese peers China Construction Bank Corp (CCB), Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) and Agricultural Bank of China (ABC).
a. HDFC Bank
b. Axis Bank
c. Yes Bank
d. ICICI Bank
a) Only a, b and d
b) Only b, c and d
c) Only a, b and c
d) All are true
e) None

7). The Telangana Drinking Water Supply Project (Mission Bhagiratha) has got approval for sanction of ________loans by a consortium of eight banks, led by Andhra Bank.
a) Rs. 7,750 crore
b) Rs. 6,750 crore
c) Rs. 6,850 crore
d) Rs. 9,450 crore
e) Rs. 3,780 crore

8). Which smartphone seller will start manufacturing handsets in India soon announced by the company recently?
a) Xiaomi
b) Oppo
c) Lenovo
d) Huawei
e) Yulong

9). Which organisation has developed a simple, user friendly, quick and cost effective kit for onsite determination of Cr (VI), which meets IS10500 as well as EPA criterion?
c) IISC Bangalore
d) Lupin
e) Dabur

10). The number of web users in India will see a two-fold rise at ___________by 2020 against 350 million at the end of 2015, a latest report said.
a) 730 million
b) 710 million
c) 830 million
d) 630 million
e) None of the above

11). Name the player who has won the only medal India has been able to win at the 31st Olympiad.  She is the only Indian woman wrestler to have ever won a medal at the Olympic Games.
a) Geeta Phogat
b) Sakshi Malik
c) Geeta Singh
d) Geetika Jakhar
e) None of the above

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