10 Nov 2016

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

Important Current Affairs GK Quiz for IBPS PO/Clerk Exams (8th&9th November 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). The 9th Annual Meeting of International Regulatory Cooperation for Herbal Medicines (IRCH) was inaugurated in which city of India?
a)    Noida
b)    New Delhi
c)    Nagpur
d)    Jaipur
e)    Udaipur

2). A three-day Global Rajasthan Agri tech Meet GRAM has begun in which city, with a objective of the meet is to double the income of farmers through various technologies and agriculture activities?
a)    Ajmer
b)    Bikaner
c)    Jaipur
d)    Jodhpur
e)    Udaipur

3). Which of the following has launched “Operation school chalo” in South Kashmir?
a)    Indian Army
b)    Indian Air Force
c)    Indian Navy
d)    Border Security Force (BSF)
e)    All the above

4). Donald Trump won the 2016 US Presidential elections, he is ____th US Presidential?
a)    45
b)    46
c)    44
d)    43
e)    54

5). Name the journalist who has been awarded with ‘Reporters without Borders (RSF)-TV5 Monde prize.
a)    Hadi Abdullah
b)    Hossein Mousavi
c)    Rasul Boqiev
d)    Sharof Rashidov
e)    Both a) and c)

6). The Defence Ministry cleared its new blacklisting policy for “suspending or banning” arms contractors for wrongdoings. For how long will the firm/s be barred from conducting business with the government?
a)    1 year
b)    2 years
c)    5 years
d)    10 years
e)    15 years

7). A five-member headed by Yashwant Sinha has submitted its report to the Union Home Ministry regarding problems in which state?
a)    Himachal Pradesh
b)    Jammu and Kashmir
c)    Jharkhand
d)    Manipur
e)    Nagaland

8). India’s first liquefied natural gas(LNG) driven bus was launched in which state?
a)    Rajasthan
b)    Bihar
c)    Gujarat
d)    Maharashtra
e)    Kerala

9). Name the sportsperson who has announced her retirement from rowing.
a)    Elena Horvat
b)    Georgeta Damian
c)    Heather Stanning
d)    Kathleen Heddle
e)    Megan Still

10). Which bank has launched ‘Unified Payments Interface’(UPI) solution for its corporate and financial institutional, and commercial banking clients?
a)    Axis
b)    HDFC
c)    ICICI
d)    Standard Chartered
e)    Yes

11). The RBI has made it mandatory for borrowers tapping External Commercial Borrowings (ECBs) will be required to cover the principal as well as the coupon through ______.
a)    Basis swap
b)    Dealer equity option
c)    Equity derivative
d)    Hedging
e)    STIRT

12). What is India's rank in the latest study on digital transformation conducted by CA Technologies and Coleman Parkes?
a)    78
b)    79
c)    81
d)    80
e)    87

13). The IRDA has approved which country's insurance agency's application to provide onshore reinsurance services in India?
a)    Japan
b)    USA
c)    UK
d)    China
e)    Germany

14). Vinod Rai has been appointed as the Chairman of Fund Trustee and Advisory Commission of which state?
a)    Telangana
b)    Tamil Nadu
c)    Karnataka
d)    Kerala
e)    Maharashtra

15). Who has been appointed as Executive Director(ED) of the RBI?
a)    Abbas Musliyar
b)    G Mahalingam
c)    M Rajeshwar Rao
d)    Medini Ray
e)    Ram Vinay Shahi

16). Which bank has has signed a MoU with the Indian Army on defense salary package?
a)    Bank of Baroda
b)    Corporation Bank
c)    Karnataka Bank
d)    PNB
e)    SBI

17). The RBI on November 8 unveiled new currency notes in the denomination of Rs.____ and Rs.____.
a)    500,2000
b)    50,100
c)    20,10
d)    10,50
e)    50,1000

18). How much loan amount has been sanctioned by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to improve to improve Assam’s power distribution system?
a)    $42 million
b)    $45 million
c)    $48 million
d)    $52 million
e)    $64 million

19). Indian government has abolished currency notes in which denomination on November 8?
a)    Rs. 10 and 50
b)    Rs. 100 and 500
c)    Rs. 500 and 1000
d)    Rs. 50 and 100
e)    Rs. 20 and 50

20). Who has been named for 2016 Tata Literature Live! Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the Indian literary space?
a)    Amitav Ghosh
b)    Banshi Kaul
c)    Heisnam Kanhailal
d)    Kalamandalam Gopi
e)    Ram Vinay Shahi

21). Who will be conferred with the Rashtriya Kalidas Samman for year 2016-17?
a)    Anupam Kher
b)    Banshi Kaul
c)    Heisnam Kanhailal
d)    N. Rajam
e)    Raj Bisaria

22). Recently, India signed two agreements, one on intellectual property (IP) and another for bilateral cooperation on raising ease of doing business with which country?
a)    Australia
b)    Germany
c)    Newzlanad
d)    Russia
e)    United Kingdom

23). Which Mission of NASA created Guinness world record for highest altitude fix of a Global Positioning System (GPS) signal at 70000 kilometers above the surface of the Earth?
a)    NASA spacecraft Robotic Mission
b)    Asteroid Redirect Robotic Mission
c)    Orion spacecraft Mission
d)    Magnetospheric Multiscale Mission
e)    Orion Multiscale Mission

24). Which country is hosting the Conference of Parties (COP22) of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)?
a)    India
b)    Japan
c)    Nepal
d)    Morocco
e)    UK

25). Who was recently appointed as the MD and CEO of Bank of Baroda Capital Markets Limited?
a)    Kapil Pathak
b)    Jignesh Chatwal
c)    Ratnesh Kumar
d)    Ratnesh Pathak
e)    Hossein Mousavi

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