Quiz 287 : Socio-Economic Awareness For Banking Examinations

1.With the help of which of the following banks Agri Clinics and Agri Business Centers Scheme has been launched?
(A)Asian Development Bank
(B)SIDBI
(C)NABARD
(D)World Bank
(E)None of them

2.Which of the following states in India has initiated the “Micro Legal Literacy” Scheme for legal help and effective result?
(A)Madhya Pradesh
(B)West Bengal
(C)Haryana
(D)Orissa
(E)Rajasthan

3.Indira Awaas Yojna (IAY) is a flagship scheme of the Ministry of Rural Development to provide houses to the poor in rural areas? What is the central government’s share in the expenditures in this scheme?
(A)80%
(B)60%
(C)90%
(D)75%
(E)None of them

4.MREGS is a scheme of which of the following states?
(A)Maharastra
(B)Madhya Pradesh
(C)Meghalaya
(D)Manipur
(E)Maharastra & Meghalaya

5.Which among the following company has been cooperating the ministry of External Affairs for Passport Seva Project and recently was charged with a fine?
(A)Infosys
(B)TCS
(C)Wipro
(D)Satyam
(E)None of them

6.Which among the following is not used by Reserve Bank of India for quantitative Control of Credit ?
(A)Cash Reserve Ratio
(B)Bank Rate
(C)Open market Operation
(D)Margin Requirement
(E)None of them

7.Among the Value Added tax, Wealth tax and Import duty & Custom Duty which is odd man out?
(A)Value Added Tax
(B)Import Duty
(C)Custom Duty
(D)Wealth Tax
(E)None of them

8.Which among the following plan document has a subtitle ” Inclusive growth” ?
(A)10th Five year Plan
(B)11th Five year Plan
(C)National Solar Mission
(D)Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission
(E)Bhart Nirman

9.The purpose of the National Food Security Mission is to increase the production of three commodities Rice, Wheat and Pulses as follows?
(A)10,10, 2 Million Tonnes
(B)10, 6, 4 Million Tonnes
(C)10, 6, 2 Million Tonnes
(D)12, 8, 2 Million Tonnes
(E)10, 8, 2 Million Tonnes

10.Which among the following emperors of Medieval India has been used by Amartya Sen to quote as a prime example in his books The Argumentative Indian and Violence and Identity?
(A)Shershah Suri
(B)Alauddin Khilji
(C)Akbar
(D)Shahjahan
(E)Firuz Shah Tughlag

11.
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(Indian Military Training Team ) was established by Government of India in 1960, in which of the following countries for cooperation in Military ties and training?
(A)Nepal
(B)Bhutan
(C)Maldives
(D)Sri Lanka
(E)None of them

12.INSPIRE (Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired research) is a scheme of government of India launched in 2008 for early attraction of talent to science and provide scholarship for higher education. Which among the following is NOT true about this scheme?
(A)This Programme has Three Components
(B)This programme conducts competitive exams to identify the talent at various levels
(C)It provides assured opportunity for research careers
(D)It also has a provision of INSPIRE Award for young students
(E)All of above are true

13.Which among the following does not come under ISOPOM scheme?
(A)Oil Seeds
(B)Pulses
(C)Oil Palm
(D)Maize
(E)Rice

14.Under which of the ministries of Government of India the Institute MANAGE comes?
(A)Ministry of Rural Development
(B)Ministry of Agriculture
(C)Ministry of Science and Technology
(D)Ministry of Commerce
(E)Ministry of Health

15.What were the Authorized Capital and paid up capital of NABARD in 1982 when it was established?
(A)Rs. 500 crore and Rs. 200 Crore respectively
(B)Rs. 500 crore and Rs. 100 Crore respectively
(C)Rs. 500 crore and Rs. 300 Crore respectively
(D)Rs. 400 crore and Rs. 100 Crore respectively
(E)Rs. 500 crore and Rs. 200 Crore respectively

16. Nehru Rozgar Yojna was launched to tackle the menace of which of the following ?
(A)Bonded Labour
(B)Rural Poverty
(C)Urban Poverty
(D)Both Rural & Urban Poverty
(E)Slums

17.What was the growth objective in agriculture and allied sectors for the 11th plan period in the Rashtriya Krishi Vikas launched in 2007 ?
(A)4%
(B)5%
(C)6%
(D)7%
(E)8 %

18.RVS Raghavan Committee (2002) is related to which of the following ?
(A)Public Sector Undertakings
(B)Competition Act
(C)Public Distribution System
(D)Disinvestment Policy
(E)Bank Market Reforms

19.The term Vote on Account in the parliamentary terminology is used in context of following?
(A)Election of President and Vice President
(B)Special Vote by Lok Sabha Speaker
(C)Full Budget
(D)Short expenditures of revenues
(E)None of them

20.How many commodities are under the WPIbelt?
(A)332
(B)423
(C)447
(D)516
(E)499

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  • Tripti Nanhoriya
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    ISOPOM: Integrated Scheme of Oilseeds, Pulses, Oilpalm and Maize