24 Oct 2016

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

Important Current Affairs GK Quiz for IBPS PO/Clerk Exams (20th 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.

Important Current Affairs Quiz 20th October

1). Which bank has been conferred "Special Award for Excellence in MSME lending" for its performance in lending to the MSME sector during the year 2013-14 and 2014-15?
a)  IndusInd Bank
b)  Karnataka Bank
c)   Corporation Bank
d)  State Bank of Patiala
e)  United Bank of India

2). Which language will get official recognition under the Eighth Schedule of the Constitution?
a)  Tulu
b)  Marwari
c)   Rajasthani
d)  Onge
e)  Sidi

3). Which of the following state governments launched a skill development programme, Kaushalya SETU (Self-Employment and Talent Utilization) for students?
a)  Kerala
b)  Maharashtra
c)   Madhya Pradesh
d)  Andhra Pradesh
e)  Telangana

4). Which country is set to be the 3rd largest aviation market by 2026?
a)  Japan
b)  Mongolia
c)   UK
d)  China
e)  India

5). India will hold a meeting with which country for market access issues on goods and services as well as IPR policy related matters on October 19 and October 20?
a)  Ireland
b)  Japan
c)   Mexico
d)  Russia
e)  USA

6). Name the typhoon which hit the Philippines recently?
a)  Haima
b)  Chan-hom
c)   Ading
d)  Felicia
e)  Enteng

7). Asian Champions Trophy men’s hockey tournament 2016 has begun in which city?
a)  Kuantan, Malaysia
b)  kualalumpur, Malaysia
c)   Tokyo, Japan
d)  Kyoto, Japan
e)  Belgium, china

8). Who won the World Railway Shooting Championship Cup at Saint Mandrier, France?
a)  Canadian Pacific Railway
b)  Canadian National Railway
c)   China Railway Corporation
d)  Indian Railways
e)  American Metro Railway 

9). Name the British statistician who has been named the inaugural recipient of the International Prize in Statistics?
a)  Leroy Hood
b)  Bradley Efron
c)   Sir David Cox
d)  PersiDiaconis
e)  BradlyJhon

10). Who has been appointed as the new President of Urology Society of India?
a)  P.N. Dogra
b)  Percy J Chibber
c)   R Keshavamurthy
d)  S P Yadav
e)  Manna vahoora

11). The AtalAkshayUrjaBhawan is headquartered in which city?
a)  Jaipur
b)  Chennai
c)   Mumbai
d)  New Delhi
e)  Bhubaneshwar

12). Which bank has blocked over 6 lakh debit cards after a security breach?
a)  Axis
b)  SBI
c)   HDFC
d)  Yes
e)  KMB

13). Which institute has signed anMoU with All India Institute of Ayurveda for collaboration in the areas of cancer prevention, research and care?
a)  Pioneers for a Cure
c)   Hayim Association
d)  Help Fight Childhood Cancer
e)  National Institute of Cancer Prevention

14). India has signed an agreement with which country to lease second Akula-II class nuclear attack submarine (SSN)?
a)  Hungary
b)  Russia
c)   UAE
d)  Japan
e)  USA

15). The _______Law Commission recommended a series of changes in the Child Abduction Bill, 2016.
a)  27th
b)  18th
c)   20th
d)  19th
e)  21st

16). Name the South African struggle icon who has passed away at Cape Town?
a)  Steve Biko
b)  MewaRamgobin
c)   Jacob Zuma
d)  Billy Nair
e)  Jacobiko

17). India signed how many MoUs with Myanmar?
a)  4
b)  3
c)   5
d)  2
e)  7

18). Indian Railways has sold rights for vinyl advertisements on how many trains?
a)  3
b)  6
c)   5
d)  4
e)  8

19). Sino India Cooperation 2016, a joint tactical exercise, between Indian and China was recently held in
a)  Jorhat
b)  East Siang
c)   Ladakh
d)  Beijing
e)  Karhil

20). Name the automobile manufacturing company which announced to make self-driving cars on October 20.
a)  Zhong Tai
b)  Citroën
c)   RimacAutomobili
d)  Obvio
e)  Tesla

21). According to a recent report how many debit cards have been compromised?
a)  3.1 million
b)  3.3 million
c)   3.2 million
d)  3.4 million
e)  3.6 million

22). Which city has been confirmed as a venue for next year’s under-17 football World Cup?
a)  Jaipur
b)  Kochi
c)   Trivandrum
d)  New Delhi
e)  Mumbai

23). Which electronics manufacturing company has entered into education sector in India?
a)  IBM
b)  Samsung
c)   Sony
d)  LG
e)  Honeywell

24). Which state were launched the PradhanMantriUjjwalaYojana (PMUY) and 'Direct Benefit Transfer' (DBT) for subsidized kerosene?
a)  Madhya Pradesh
b)  Jharkhand
c)   Odisha
d)  Haryana
e)  sikkim

25). Which city hosts the 28th Accountants General Conference?
a)  New Delhi
b)  Mumbai
c)   Chennai
d)  Kochin
e)  Bhopal

26). The North Eastern Electric Power Corporation Limited (NEEPCO) will commission two power projects in Arunachal Pradesh, what is the capacity of those power plants?
a)  550
b)  710
c)   770
d)  880
e)  570

27). Name the airport which has gets India's second eco-friendly airport award?
a)  Palanpur Airport      
b)  Porbandar Airport
c)   Rajkot Airport 
d)  Surat Airport   
e)  Vadodara Airport

28). Name the state which has increases the retirement age of doctors to 65 yrs?
a)  Madhya Pradesh
b)  Jharkhand
c)   Odisha
d)  Haryana
e)  sikkim

29). Who is the author of  'Driven: The ViratKohli Story'?
a)  S.S. Kohli
b)  Vikram Seth
c)   Vijay Lokapally
d)  AbulFazal
e)  Viratkohli


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