Expected General / Financial Awareness Questions (Day-79)

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Expected General / Financial Awareness Questions (Day-79)

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1). Capital Home Finance and Capital First Securities Limited will be merged with —————- Bank.

  1. ICICI Bank
  2. IDBI Bank
  3. IDFC Bank
  4. Indian Overseas Bank
  5. Indian Bank

2). Where is the headquarters of National Housing Bank(NHB) located?

  1. Mumbai
  2. Hyderabad
  3. Lucknow
  4. New Delhi
  5. Vadora

3). RBI recently launched an Ombudsman scheme for which of the following institution?

  1. Non-Banking Financial Companies
  2. Infrastructure Finance Company
  3. Cooperative Bank
  4. Chit Fund
  5. None of these

4). ——————- and Export Promotion Council for EOUs & SEZs (EPCES) have signed an agreement for sharing information relating to special economic zones.

  1. NASSCOM
  2. RBI
  3. CBDT
  4. ASSOCHAM
  5. SEBI

5). How many insurance companies has incorporated by Paytm?

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

6). The Finance Ministry will get a loan of USD 84 million from the ————–to improve water supply in the Bhagalpur and Gaya districts of Bihar.

  1. ADB
  2. AIIB
  3. World Bank
  4. IMF
  5. IFC

7). What is the total outlay of the National Urban Housing Fund (NUHF) approved by the government to achieve Housing for All by 2022?

  1. Rs 20,000 crore
  2. Rs 40,000 crore
  3. Rs 60,000 crore
  4. Rs 80,000 crore
  5. Rs 48,000 crore

8). Which of the following the bank has acquired 26% percent stake in Equirus Capital?

  1. ICICI Bank
  2. HDFC Bank
  3. Yes Bank
  4. Axis Bank
  5. None of these

9). How much amount has been allocated to NITI Aayog for the year 2018-19?

  1. Rs 339.65 crore
  2. Rs 349.65 crore
  3. Rs 379.65 crore
  4. Rs 439.65 crore
  5. Rs 469.65 crore

10). The Central Government has announced to set up a defence industrial production corridor in Bundelkhand at a total investment of Rs ————- crore.

  1. 20000
  2. 30000
  3. 80000
  4. 56000
  5. 43000

11). What is the rank of India in Global Corruption Perception Index released by Berlin-based non-government organization Transparency International (TI)?

  1. 49
  2. 57
  3. 67
  4. 73
  5. 81

12). A first of its kind regional centre for agriculture for the Northeast with Israeli collaboration will be inaugurated in —————–

  1. Manipur
  2. Mizoram
  3. Nagaland
  4. Assam
  5. Meghalaya

13). Which of the following state has launched Parivartan, a scheme designed to address 10 issues, including cleanliness and pollution?

  1. Punjab
  2. Uttar Pradesh
  3. Madhya Pradesh
  4. Haryana
  5. Rajasthan

14). Which of the following country’s scientists develop next generation technology loop to generate clean energy?

  1. China
  2. India
  3. Russia
  4. USA
  5. Israel

15). M.S. Anantharaman who passed away recently was a renowned player of ————

  1. Violin
  2. Polo
  3. Sitar
  4. Wrestler
  5. Billiards

Answers:

1). Answer: (C).

National Housing Bank (NHB) has approved the merger of the company along with Capital Home Finance and Capital First Securities Limited with IDFC Bank.

2). Answer: (D).

National Housing Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Reserve Bank of India, was set up on 9 July 1988 under the National Housing Bank Act, 1987. NHB is an apex financial institution for housing.

3). Answer: (A).

The scheme will provide a cost-free and expeditious complaint redressal mechanism  Ombudsman scheme relating to deficiency in the services by NBFCs.

4). Answer: (D).

As per the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), Assocham and EPCES would collaborate to actualise a shared agenda consisting of wide ranging activities of mutual benefits.

5). Answer: (B).

The firm has started Paytm Life Insurance Corporation Limited as well as Paytm General Insurance Corporation Limited.

6). Answer: (A).

 The Finance Ministry will get a loan of USD 84 million from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to improve water supply in the Bhagalpur and Gaya districts of Bihar.

7). Answer: (C).

The Union Cabinet approved setting up of a Rs 60,000 crore National Urban Housing Fund (NUHF) to facilitate the implementation of the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) Mission and to ensure that every poor living in the urban areas has a home by 2022.

8). Answer: (E).

Federal Bank made its foray into investment banking by acquiring a minority 26 per cent stake in Equirus Capital, a boutique investment bank. It would widen the product offerings to a spectrum of wholesale clients by offering comprehensive financial solutions.

9). Answer: (A).

Allocations for the Ministry of Planning, which is embodied by the NITI Aayog, have increased by more than 20% over last year i.e. to Rs 339.65 crore in 2018-19 from Rs 279.79 crore in 2017-18.

10). Answer: (A).

The Union government will establish a Rs 20,000-crore defence industrial production corridor in Bundelkhand,  a region divided between Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh, that will generate 250,000 jobs and bring development to one of the most impoverished regions of the country.

11). Answer: (E).

India’s ranking in the annual corruption index, released by Berlin-based non-government organisation Transparency International (TI), slid to 81 among a group of 180 countries.

12). Answer: (B).

Set up with a cost of Rs 8-10 crore, the centre will exclusively process citrus fruits. The project has come up with the tripartite collaboration of the Union ministry of agriculture and farmers, the government of Israel and the Mizoram government.

13). Answer: (D).

The scheme was launched by Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar and 46 top officials of the state, including those from the IAS, IFS and IPS cadres, have been allotted one block each.

14).Answer: (B).

Indian scientists have developed a super critical carbon di oxide Brayton test loop facility that would help generate clean energy from future power plants including solar thermal. This next generation technology loop was developed indigenously by Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.

15). Answer: (A).

Noted violinist M.S. Anantharaman, an exponent of Parur style of violin playing has passed away.

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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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