14 Oct 2016

Important Current Affairs GK Quiz for IBPS PO/Clerk Exams 2016

Important Current Affairs GK Quiz for IBPS PO/Clerk Exams (13th October 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/Clerk exam and all other Banking exams can use these questions.

1). Name the former Chief minister of Uttarakhand  who has been conferred with a prestigious award by the Ugandan government for promoting human values through his literature in Uganda?
a)  B C Khanduri
b)  Ramesh Pokhriyal “Nishank”
c)   N D Tewari
d)  Vijay Bahuguna
e)  Kapilsharma

2). Who won the 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature?
a)  Bob Dylan
b)  Svetlana Alexievich
c)   Patrick Modiano
d)  Alice Munro
e)   Alice Dylan

3). What was the theme of International Day for Disaster Reduction that was observed on 13 October 2016?
a)  Knowledge for Life
b)  Live to tell, knowledge for life
c)   Live to Tell: Raising Awareness, Reducing Mortality
d)  Resilience is for Life
e)  Stronger Together

4). India has signed a MoU with which country on cooperation in the field of water management?
a)  Hungary
b)  Italy
c)   Brazil
d)  Sri lanka
e)  South Africa

5). The National Centre for Antarctic and Ocean Research recently established a high altitude research station in Himalaya called HIMANSH. Where is the station located?
a)  Leh, Jammu & Kashmir
b)  Kheerganga, Himachal Pradesh
c)   Spiti, Himachal Pradesh
d)  Zanskar, Jammu & Kashmir
e)  Ladak , Jammu & Kashmir

6). Name the philanthropist and wife of Godrej group chairman Adi Godrej who passed away?
a)  Tanya Dubash
b)  Pirojsha Godrej
c)   Nisa Godrej
d)  Parmeshwar Godrej
e)  Pradha Godrej

7). The book “The Greatest Bengali Stories Ever Told” has been authored by whom?
a)  ArunavaSinha
b)  Salman Rushdie
c)   ArunShourie
d)  ChetanBhagat
e)  JhumpaLahiri

8). Which bank tied-up with Uber for cash-back of up to 25 percent for hailing cabs from the app?
a)  Bank of Nova Scotia
b)  Calyon Bank
c)   Deutsche Bank
d)  Standard Chartered Bank
e)  State bank of India

9). With which Insurance Company, Bank of Maharashtra has renewed its corporate agency tie-up?
a)  United India Insurance Company
b)  Aviva Life Insurance Co. India Ltd.
c)   Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance Co. Ltd.
d)  Bharti AXA Life Insurance Co. Ltd
e)  New India Insurance Company

10). The government of India will be observing the First World Tsunami Awareness Day on which of the following date
a)  November 3
b)  November 4
c)   November 2
d)  November 6
e)  November 5

11). The Government has appointed RBI's ED G Mahalingam as a Whole-Time Member of which of the following organization?
a)  SEBI
c)   IRDA
d)  CBDT
e)  UTI

12). Name the person, who has been awarded for 'Excellence in Technical Innovation' by the International Society of Automation?
a)  Satishkumar
b)  SatishPathak
c)   ArunavaSinha
d)  Salman Rushdie
e)  ArunShourie

13). Which of the following state, DharmendraPradhan launches National Seismic Programme?
a)  Andhra Pradesh
b)  Telangana
c)   Tamil nau
d)  Odisha
e)  Maharashtra 

14). PM Modi to launch national SC/ST hub and zero defects, zero effect on Oct 18 in which city?
a)  Ludhiana
b)  Delhi
c)   Jaipur
d)  Varanasi
e)  Udaipur

15). Wonder Woman to belong to which of the country?
a)  The UK
b)  Australia
c)   Canada
d)  The UAE
e)  The USA

16). Schneider Electric to invest ……….crore in India?
a)  650
b)  500
c)   750
d)  755
e)  800

17). The Cabinet has given its approval for signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on General Cooperation and Interbank Cooperation Mechanism with?
a)  New Development Bank (NDB)
b)  Asian Development Bank (ADB)
c)   World Bank (WB)
d)  RBI
e)  Japan’s central bank

18). The Cabinet has given its approval for signing the Memorandum of Understanding MoU between India and the ………… on Expansion of Bilateral Trade and Economic Cooperation?
a)  Hungary
b)  Italy
c)   Brazil
d)  Russia
e)  South Africa

19). The Union Cabinet has approved the establishment of Indian Institute of Management (IIM) at Jammu, The project will involve a cost of nearly,,,,,,,,crore rupees for initial four years?
a)  61
b)  62
c)   63
d)  64
e)  65

20). Bengaluru-based startup inks …….. cr deal with Peruvian army?
a)  600
b)  650
c)   700
d)  750
e)  800

21). Indian Railways to sign deal with which of the following country for high-speed trains?
a)  Japan
b)  China
c)   Germany
d)  Italy
e)  None of the above

22). India and which country will sign an agreement on cooperation and facilitation of investment on the sidelinesof the upcoming BRICS Summit in Goa?
a)  Hungary
b)  china
c)   Brazil
d)  Russia
e)  South Africa

23). Name the person, who has been appointed As Next Secretary General of UN General Assembly?
a)  Antonio Guterres
b)  Ban Ki-moon
c)   Alice Munro
d)   Alice Dylan
e)  Tovara Da Silva Nunes

24). IOC confident of giving free internet at which of the upcoming Olympic?
a)  Pyeongchang 2018
b)  Tokyo 2020
c)   Beijing 2022
d)  Boston 2024
e)  Los Angeles 2022

25). Indian shooter who named 'Champion of Champions' by ISSF?
a)  AbhinavBindra
b)  Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore
c)   Vijay Kumar
d)  GaganNarang
e)  JituRai


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