GK Questions: 2009-2018

Quiz 598: GK for Bank PO Examinations 2012

1. RBI revision of Repo/Reverse Repo rate by 10 basis points implies, which among the following fractions: [A]1% [B]100% [C]10% [D]0.10% 0.10% Show Answer 2. In 2011, only 4 countries were Polio-endemic, down from more than 125 in 1998. Three of them were India, Pakistan, Afghanistan. Identify the fourth country from the given options: [A]Nigeria […]

Quiz 597: Current General Knowledge

1. Which is not correct with respect to Goods and Service Tax in India? [A]Tax revenues shared between the Centre and State [B]Exports will be zero rated [C]Imports will be zero rated [D]It will be on the basis of tax on value addition Imports will be zero rated Show Answer 2. Tax in India proceeds […]

Quiz 596: General Knowledge & Current Affairs February 2012

1. As per the Model Code of Conduct for the guidance of Political Parties and Candidates by Election Commission of India they can’t hold public meetings during the period of _____ hours ending with the hour fixed for the close of the poll. [A]12 [B]24 [C]36 [D]48 48 All parties and candidates shall avoid scrupulously […]

Quiz 595: Current Affairs for IBPS, Bank PO, Bank Clerical & All other examinations

1. Recently India Sri Lanka Cricket Match ended in a tie in Common Wealth Bank Series held in Australia. Consider the following statements in this context: 1. A tie is the identical result that occurs when each team has scored the same number of runs after their allotted innings. 2. A draw is the inconclusive […]

Quiz 594: Current Affairs February 8-11, 2012

1. Who amongst them is the Indian envoy sent by India to Maldives to assess the Maldives situation? [A]Ms. Nirupama Rao [B]Mr. M. Ganapathi [C]Mr. Rakesh Sood [D]Mr. Jaimini Bhagwati Mr. M. Ganapathi India evinced desire that the upheaval in Maldives can be adjudicated via passive dialogue. Thus India to utilize its influence in this […]

Quiz 593: Current General Knowledge for All Examinations

1. Who is the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights? [A] Jose Arce [B] H.V. Evatt [C] Navanethem Navi Pillay [D] None of them Navanethem Navi Pillay, The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Ms. Navanethem Navi Pillay recently demanded instant measures to arrest the growth of violence in Syria. Show Answer 2. […]

Quiz 592: Current Affairs – February 1-8 2012 for Banking Examinations

1. The premises of India’s Finance Ministry are also known as ___? [A]North Block [B]South Block [C]East Block [D]South Block North Block Show Answer 2. Nobel Laureate Wislawa Szymborska , who recently died was a ____? [A]Scientist [B]Economist [C]Poet [D]Dramatist Poet Show Answer 3. In India, Banks can accept interest free deposits in ___ 1. […]

Quiz 590: GK of Indian Economy for Civil Services & RBI Management Grade Exams

1. In context with Banking in India, what is the difference between liquidity adjustment facility-repo rate and marginal standing facility rate ? 1. Under Repo rate banks can borrow above SLR Requirements, under MSF, Banks can borrow within SLR requirements 2. Under Repo, banks can borrow up to 5% of net demand and time liabilities, […]

Quiz 589: Current Affairs 2012 for Bank PO Exams

1. Consider the following: 1. Post Offices 2. Commercial Banks 3. Cooperative Banks Which among the above can accept both time and demand deposits from public in India? [A]Only 2 [B]Only 1 & 2 [C]Only 2 & 3 [D]1, 2 & 3 2. Interests payable on savings bank accounts in India is ___ [A]Not regulated […]