Quiz 255: Economic Awareness for Bank Examinations

1.Which among the following community has minimum share in the population of India as per census 2001?
(A)Sikhs
(B)Buddhists
(C)Jains
(D)Christians
(E)Muslims

2.In India which state has lowest population growth rate ?
(A)Karnataka
(B)Kerala
(C)Orissa
(D)Tamil nadu
(E)Goa

3.In which year National Population Stabilization fund was renamed as jansankhya Sthrikaran Kosh ?
(A)2001
(B)2002
(C)2003
(D)2004
(E)2005

4.Which among the following is not correctly matched?
(A)Planned Economy for India – A Book by M Visheshvrayya
(B)Gandhian Plan -Shrimana Narayan 1944
(C)People’s Plan -MN Roy 1945
(D)Sarvodaya Plan -Jaiprakash Narayan 1950
(E)All correctly matched

5.With NABARD (Amendment Act ) 2001 the authorized capital of the bank was raised from Rs. 500 crore to ____?
(A)Rs1000 Crore
(B)Rs1200 Crore
(C)Rs1500 Crore
(D)Rs2000 Crore
(E)Rs2500 Crore

6.Who among the following declared the First Industrial Policy in the Post Independence Period?
(A)Jawahar lal Nehru
(B)Syama Prasad Mookerjee
(C)Bayya Suryanarayana Murthy
(D)Rafi Ahmed Kidwai
(E)None of them

7.The Sick Industrial Companies Act of 1985 was enacted following the recommendation of which of the following committees?
(A)Tiwari Committee
(B)Gadgil Committee
(C)Hazari Committee
(D)Marathe Committee
(E)None of them

8.For ensuring easier exit of the sick units the government has proposed a policy called EXIT POLICY 1992. Why this committee was not implemented?
(A)Opposition from Trade Unions
(B)Economic revival
(C)Pressure from the Opposition
(D)Liberalization of economy
(E)None of them

9.In which of the following years 6 banks were nationalized?
(A)1949
(B)1955
(C)1969
(D)1980
(E)1982

10.Which among the following is not correctly matched?
(A)Diesel Locomotive Works – Varanasi
(B)Integral Coach factory – Perambur
(C)Wheel & Axle plant – Yelahanka
(D)Diesel Component Works- Kharagpur
(E)Rail Coach Factory – Kapurthala

11.What is India’s rank in world in shipping tonnage?
(A)14
(B)15
(C)16
(D)17
(E)18

12.Which among the following is India’s deepest landlocked and protected port?
(A)Vishakhapatnam
(B)Chennai
(C)Paradeep
(D)Haldiya
(E)Kandla

13.The shaded area in the following Map shows the area for the cultivation of __-?

(A)Cotton
(B)cardamom
(C)Banana
(D)Areca nut
(E)Tendupatta

14.Who among the following is the chairman of 5th pay commission?
(A)P N Singhal
(B)SR Pandian
(C)Raghubar Dayal
(D)Jagannath Das
(E)None of them

15.Arrange the following in correct chronological order of their years of establishment? (RBI, SBI, IFCI, ICICI, NABARD, UTI)
(A)RBI, SBI, IFCI, ICICI, NABARD, UTI
(B)RBI, IFCI, ICICI,SBI, NABARD, UTI
(C)RBI, IFCI, NABARD,ICICI,SBI, UTI
(D)SBI,RBI, IFCI, ICICI, NABARD, UTI
(E)RBI, IFCI,ICICI,SBI, UTI, NABARD

16.The maximum number of which of the following in India is owned by Public Sector?
(A)Textile Units
(B)Oil Refineries
(C)Sugar Mills
(D)Software Units
(E)None of them

17.Which among the following is the first Indian PSU listed in NYSE (New York Stock Exchange) ?
(A)MTNL
(B)VSNL
(C)SBI
(D)BSNL
(E)None of them

18.In which five year plan the Khadi and Village Industries Commission was launched?
(A)First Plan
(B)Second Plan
(C)Third Plan
(D)Fourth Plan
(E)Fifth Plan

19.Which among the following constitutes the maximum share in Power Generation in India?
(A)Hydro power
(B)Thermal Power
(C)Nuclear Power
(D)Hybrid power
(E)None of them

20.Which of the following country is the largest bilateral development partner of India?
(A)China
(B)Russia
(C)United States
(D)Japan
(E)Israel

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