GK Questions: 2009-2018

Quiz 568: Current Affairs Bank PO

1. Consider the following: 1. Public Sector Undertakings 2. Private Sector Companies 3. Ministries and Departments Which among the above are eligible for Indira Gandhi Rajbhasha Awards for outstanding achievements in the implementation of Hindi? [A]1 & 3 [B]1 & 2 [C]2 & 3 [D]1, 2 & 3 2. Which among the following states has […]

Quiz 567: Current Affairs Bank PO Bank Clerical and other exams

1. Who among the following is the current head of National Innovation Council? [A]Manmohan Singh [B]Sam Pitroda [C]Amartya Sen [D]Kaushik Basu 2. Who among the following is NOT a member of the three-member team of Interlocutors appointed by Central Government for Jammu and Kashmir problems ? [A]Dileep Padgaonkar [B]Prof Radha Kumar [C]M M Ansari [D]K […]

Quiz 566: Latest Current Affairs for IBPS Clerical Examination

1. The controversial Sindol hydro-power project is located in which among the following states of India? [A]Maharastra [B]Himachal Pradesh [C]Arunachal Pradesh [D]Odisha Explanation 2. In which among the following cities is coming up the MIHAN Project ? [A]Bangalore [B]Pune [C]Nagpur [D]Mumbai 3. Which among the following terms does not get a place in Constitution of […]

Quiz 565: Current Affairs September 2011 for CWE Clerical Examination

1. Consider the following statements: 1. Justice V Ramaswami was the first Judge of Supreme Court to be impeached by Lok Sabha 2. Justice Soumtra Sen is the First Judge of High Court to be impeached by Rajya Sabha Which among the above statements is/ are correct? [A]Only 1 is correct [B]Only 2 is correct […]

Quiz 564: General Science for Civil Services Examination 2012

1. Consider the following statements in context with the motion of the Sunflowers in response to Sun’s movement (Heliotropism): 1. The Phenomenon is more pronounced in grown up flowers in comparison to young buds 2. The Sodium Ions play a very important role in Heliotropism 3. Heliotropism is mostly ascribed to the “Blue” segment of […]

Quiz 563: Current Affairs 2011

1. The Government of India is planning to establish a new independent nuclear safety regulatory authority. Who among the following will head this new authority? [A]Prime Minister [B]President [C]Minister of Science & Technology [D]A professional with extensive experience in atomic energy 2. Recently, a consensus has been reached for which among the following names for […]

Quiz 562: Current General Awareness for Bank PO Examinations

1. Which among the following Ministry is running the “Village Grain Bank Scheme”? [A]Ministry of Agriculture [B]Ministry of Food and Public Distribution [C]Ministry of Tribal Affairs [D]Ministry of Rural Development Explanation 2. Reserve Bank of India is in the process of introducing which among the following to protect banks against possible adverse effects from the […]

Quiz 561: Economic Current Affairs for Bank PO Exams

1. Recently, Jean- Claude Trichet said that governments should consider setting up a finance ministry for the 17-nation currency region (Eurozone) as the bloc struggles to contain a region-wide sovereign debt crisis. Jean- Claude Trichet is related to which among the following organizations? [A]World Bank [B]International Monetary Fund [C]European Central Bank [D]Bank of England 2. […]

Quiz 560: GK & Current Affairs for Bank PO and CWE Exams

1. Recently, the government has lifted export restrictions and allowed which among the following commodities to be shipped under open general licenses (OGL)? [A]Rice [B]Wheat [C]Cotton [D]Pulses 2. The P/E is one of the most talked about ratios in the stock market. What does P/E refer to____? [A]Profit to Expenditure [B]Price to Earning [C]Profit to […]

Quiz 559: Current Affairs for Banking Examinations

1. Which among the following committee is known for recommending a 3-tier Panchayati Raj System which includes Zila Parishad at the District Level, Panchayat Samiti at the Block/ Tehsil/ Taluka Level and Gram Panchayat at the Village Level? [A]Balwant Rai Mehta Committee [B]Ashok Mehta Committee [C]GVK Rao Committee [D]Sarkaria Commission 2. Consider the following statements: […]