Expected General / Financial Awareness Questions (Day-69)

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Expected General / Financial Awareness Questions (Day-69)

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1). Service Area Approach was recommended by ——————– Committee

  1. Dr Kalia Committee
  2. RV Gupta Committee
  3. Dr PD Ojha Committee
  4. BN Sharma Committee
  5. R Choudary Committee

2). Decimal system of coinage was introduced in ——————

  1. 1947
  2. 1949
  3. 1951
  4. 1957
  5. 1963

3). The biggest financial centre in the world is ———————

  1. London
  2. New York
  3. Washington DC
  4. Frankfurt
  5. Beijing

4). The Punch line “Feel the difference” is associated with ———————— Bank

  1. HDFC Bank
  2. Bandhan Bank
  3. Federal Bank
  4. City Union Bank
  5. DCB Bank

5). The term ‘pre-shipment finance’ relates to ——————-

  1. Investment Credit
  2. Farm Credit
  3. Consumer Credit
  4. Export Credit
  5. Industrial Credit

6). Where is LSE India Observatory located?

  1. India
  2. USA
  3. UK
  4. Japan
  5. Switzerland

7). Rs 200 bank note has a motif of ———————- on the reverse.

  1. Sun  Temple
  2. Hampi  chariot
  3. Mangalyan
  4. Sanchi Stupa
  5. Red Fort

8). An IIT  Madras alumnus has launched a non-profit accelerator in ———————

  1. UAE
  2. Sri Lanka
  3. Singapore
  4. UK
  5. USA

9). Which of the following country recently signed a Strategic Partnership Agreement committing an unprecedented $370 million dollars to UN World Food Programme?

  1. India
  2. China
  3. Italy
  4. Sweden
  5. Switzerland

10). Which of the following state is found to have the largest share in India’s exports and the goods and service tax (GST) base?

  1. Uttar Pradesh
  2. Maharashtra
  3. Tamil Nadu
  4. Karnataka
  5. New Delhi

11). Shubhankar Sharma associated with which of the following sports?

  1. Hockey
  2. Golf
  3. Cricket
  4. Table Tennis
  5. Tennis

12). Which of the following country’s tea cultivation has received international trademark after 154 years of beginning tea cultivation in the country?

  1. India
  2. Sri Lanka
  3. Bangladesh
  4. Nepal
  5. Bhutan

13). Which team has won the 8th Hockey India Senior Women National Championship 2018 (B Division)?

  1. Indian Railways
  2. SBI Hockey
  3. Central Reserve Police Force
  4. Steel Plant Sports Board
  5. Bengaluru Hockey Association

14). Frida Topno passed away recently. She was a famous ——————–

  1. Politician
  2. Writer
  3. Actress
  4. Journalist
  5. Scientist

15). The Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) has been ranked the top environment policy think tanks in India while it has secured the ——————- position in global rankings.

  1. 9th
  2. 11th
  3. 13th
  4. 16th
  5. 21st

Answers:

1). Answer: (C).

 Reserve Bank of India (RBI) introduced a new programme called Service Area Approach (SAA) particularly for augmenting rural credit. Under this scheme, each village in the country is allotted to a specific bank, called Service Area Bank. It is the responsibility of that bank to finance the credit needs of that village.

2). Answer: (D).

India changed from the rupee, anna, pie system to decimal currency on 1 April 1957.

3). Answer: (A).

 A financial center or a financial hub refers to cities which have a strategic location, a strong presence of financial institutions, reputed stock exchanges, dense concentration of public and private banks, trading and insurance companies.

4). Answer: (E).

DCB Bank is a modern emerging new generation private sector bank with 318 branches across 19 states and 3 union territories. It is a scheduled commercial bank regulated by the Reserve Bank of India. It is professionally managed and governed.

5). Answer: (D).

Pre-shipment finance refers to the financial assistance provided to the exporters before actual shipment of goods. Pre-shipment finance is provided to the exporters for the purposes like purchase of raw materials, their processing and converting into finished goods and packaging them.

6). Answer: (C).

The LSE India Observatory was set up in partnership with the Reserve Bank of India and State Bank of India in 2006. The LSE India Observatory is involved in multi-disciplinary research focused on sustainable development, growth and inclusion related to India and beyond.

7). Answer: (D).

The new denomination has Motif of Sanchi Stupa on the reverse.

8). Answer: (E).

The initiative is to provide mentorship, incubation and other necessary support to the budding entrepreneurs and to connect the IIT alumni at the Silicon Valley in America.

9). Answer: (D).

World Food Programme has signed a Strategic Partnership Agreement committing an unprecedented $370 million dollars to WFP over the next four years, hailing the Scandinavian nation as a global leader in aid.

10). Answer: (B).

According to the Economic Survey 2017-18, Maharashtra’s has come out to be one of the largest states in terms of its economic size and prosperity gives it the largest share in India’s exports and the goods and service tax (GST) base.

11). Answer: (B).

Young golfer Shubhankar Sharma was elevated from 193 to 72, a gain of 121 spots, in the world rankings making him the highest-ranked Indian in the world.

12). Answer: (D).

Nepali tea producers used to export tea with the respective companies’ names or logos. Now, the tea will be sold in the international market with a common logo, which represents the national identity.

13). Answer: (C).

Central Reserve Police Force were crowned as champions of the 8th Hockey India Senior Women National Championship 2018 (B Division) after they defeated Kerala Hockey in the final match of the competition.

14). Answer: (A).

Frida Topno served as a member of Lok Sabha from Sundergarh in Odisha in 1991(10th Lok Sabha) and in 1996 (11th Lok Sabha). She was also elected to the Rajya Sabha for the term 1998-2002 from Odisha.

15). Answer: (D).

The rank was given by The Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program (TTCSP) of the Lauder Institute at the University of Pennsylvania.

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Topic Daily Publishing Time
Daily News Papers & Editorials 8.00 AM
Current Affairs Quiz 9.00 AM
Logical Reasoning 10.00 AM
Quantitative Aptitude “20-20” 11.00 AM
Vocabulary (Based on The Hindu) 12.00 PM
Static GK Quiz 1.00 PM
English Language “20-20” 2.00 PM
Banking Awareness Quiz 3.00 PM
Reasoning Puzzles & Seating 4.00 PM
Daily Current Affairs Updates 5.00 PM
Data Interpretation / Application Sums (Topic Wise) 6.00 PM
Reasoning Ability “20-20” 7.00 PM
English Language (New Pattern Questions) 8.00 PM
General / Financial Awareness Quiz 9.00 PM

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