Quiz 244: General Socio-economic Awareness for Bank & Other Examinations
1.Which among the following is not correctly matched?
(A)International Literacy Day - September 8
(B)International Migrants Day - December 18
(C)International Volunteer Day - December 5
(D) International Day of Older Persons - October 1
(E)All matched correctly
2.Which among the following data about India is incorrect as per census 2001?
(A)percentage of Urban Population - 27.8
(B)Sex Ratio - 933
(C)Population Density - 325
(D)Literacy Rate - 60.4 %
(E)All are correct
3.Which among the following Union territory has maximum females per 1000 males as per census 2001?
(C)Dadra & Nagar Haveli
(D)Andaman & Nicobar
(E)Daman & Diu
4.Which among the following is not correctly matched? (largest Producer states )
(A)Groundnut - Gujarat
(B)Sugarcane - Uttar Pradesh
(C)Jute - West Bengal
(D)Wheat - Punjab
(E)Soya bean - Madhya Pradesh
5.What is Indian Robusta ?
(A)It’s a variety of rubber produced in India
(B)It’s a variety of Coffee produced and exported from India
(C)It’s a variety of Tobacco produced in some parts of central India
(D)it’s a Fiber crop variety of Jute
(E)Note of the above
6.Which among the following Scheme is not going on currently ?
(A)Integrated Wasteland Development Programme
(B)Valmiki Ambedkar Awas Yojna
(C)Desert Development Programme
(D)National Food for Work Programme
(E)Antyodaya Anna Yojna
7.Which among the following scheme is chronologically oldest ?
(A)Janani Suraksha Yojna
(B)Antyodaya Anna Yojna
(C)Mahila Sammriddhi Yojna
(D)Members of parliament Local Area Development Scheme
(E)Comprehensive Crop Insurance Scheme
8.Which among the following are called "Breton Wood Twins"?
(A)IBRD & IMF
(B)IDA & IFC
(C)IDA & MIGA
(D)IMF & IDA
(E)None of them
9.Which among the following schemes is for prevention of Trafficking and rescue , Rehabilitation and reintegration of Victims of Trafficking and Commercial Sexual Exploitation?
10.In which of the following WTO ministerial conferences, India formed a core group on Non Agricultural market Access (NAMA) with other developing countries such as Argentina, Brazil, Indonesia, South Africa, Philippines etc.
(E)None of the above
12.Which among the following statements is not correct ?
(A)Kalinga Award is a Peace award conferred annually by UNESCO
(B)Orange Prize is a Unique prize given to women only for Fiction writings
(C)Sidney Peace prize is the only peace prize of Australia
(D)World Food Prize was created in 1986 by Norman Borlaug
(E)All statements are correct
13.Which among the following is not correctly matched?
(A)Amrita Shergil - Painter
(B)Zahiruddin Dagar - Dhrupad (Hindustani Music)
(C)Sitara Devi - Kathak
(D)Satish Gujaral - Journalism
(E)Omakarnath Thakur - Musician
14.Which among the following is not correctly matched?
(B)Rasila - Gujarat
(C)Veethi -Andhra Pradesh
(D)Krishnavattam - Kerala
(E)Bidesia - Uttaranchal
15.Which among the following statements is not correct ?
(A)National Literacy Mission targets non literates in the age group of 15-35
(B)Janani Suraksha Yojna covers women above 19 years of BPL families
(C)Rajeev Gandhi Sramik Kalyan Yojna provides social security to 80 Lakh employees insured under Employee State insurance scheme
(D)Jawahar Gram sammriddhi Yojna was merged in Sampoorna Grameen Rozgar Yojna
(E)Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojna is a scheme with 75% share of central government and 25% share of State Government
16.Which among the following statements is NOT correct ?
(A)NABARD is the apex institution financing agriculture and rural development
(B)National Housing Bank is apex institution for providing housing loans on easy conditions
(C)EXIM bank is apex institution for financing exports and imports
(D)Tourism Finance Corporation of India is apex institution of financing Tourism projects
(E)State bank of India is the apex institution provide long terms loans to the industries
17.The name of UTI bank ltd was changed in 2007 as which of the following?
(E)None of the above
18.Which among the following maintains Real Time Gross Settlement?
(A)Reserve Bank of India
(B)Asian Development Bank
(D)State Bank of India
(E)None of the above
19.Which among the following is correct regarding CashTree ?
(A)CashTree is an interbank network in India that has been in operation since March 2004.
(B)CashTree is an interbank network in India managed by Euronet Services India Pvt. Ltd
(C)Cash Tree is a computerized telecommunication system operated by State Bank of India
(D)CashTree is a worldwide financial messaging network which exchanges messages between banks and other financial institutions.
(E)None of the above is correct
20.Which among the following is NOT correctly matched ?
(A)Human Development Report - UNDP
(B)Millennium Development Goals - UN
(C)Education Development Index - UNICEF
(D)Human Poverty index - UN
(E)All are correctly matched