Quiz 349 : Bank PO Special Test Paper

1.In context with the 4 concepts of Money supply in India (i.e. M1, M2, M3 and M4) used by Reserve Bank of India, which among the following are the most relevant ?
(A)M1 & M2
(B)M2 & M4
(C)M1 & M4
(D)M1 & M3
(E)M3 & M4

2.In the recent Union Budget 2010-11, how much amount has been allocated for National Social Security Fund for unorganized sector workers?
(A)Rs. 500 Crore
(B)Rs. 1000 Crore
(C)Rs. 1500 Crore
(D)Rs. 2000 Crore
(E)None of the above

3.Deposit Insurance is a limited level of protection provided by the government to depositors against bank failures. Which among the following does not come under the purview of deposit insurance?
(A)commercial banks
(B)branches of foreign banks functioning in India
(C)local area banks
(D)co-operative banks
(E)Non Banking Financial Corporations

4.In a move to tame down inflation and anchor inflationary expectations, RBI recently raised the repo rate by 25bps to 5% and reverse repo rate by 25bps to 3.5% with immediate effect. In this context, which among the following is a correct statement?
(A)The consumers most probably will experience a decrease in their EMI
(B)The consumers most probably will experience an increase in their EMI
(C)There will be no impact on EMI products under floating rates
(D)The consumers should avoid this time purchasing loans as the interest rates may come down very soon
(E)None of the above statement is a correct statement

5.Many market linked insurance products & mutual funds available in the market provide the consumers, a guarantee of return on the basis of Highest NAV known as Net Asset Value. The net asset value is a measure of ?
(A)Value of the total assets
(B)Value of a particular share at a time
(C)Value of a assets less the value of liabilities.
(D)Value of a share in respect with the other shares
(E)None of them

6.Pencils and Erasers are an example of complementary goods as they are bought and used together. If there is a rise in the price of the pencils. It will induce which among the following?
(A)an upward shift in the demand for erasers
(B)a fall in the demand for erasers
(C)a rise in the price of erasers
(D)no impact on the demand of the erasers
(E)a rise in the supply of erasers

7.In which of the following products, the return for the investor would be minimum?
(A)debt mutual funds
(B)post office deposits
(C)bank fixed deposits
(D)National Savings Certificate
(E)Liquid funds

8.What was the title of the World Development Report 2009 released by World Bank?
(A)Digital Economy: Current & Future Trends
(B)Sustainable economy: Long-term fiscal risks
(C)Reshaping economic geography
(D)Reshaping the Global Economy
(E)None of the above

9.Dhanendra Kumar is the chairperson of which of the following organizations?
(A)Knowledge Commission
(B)Farmers Commission
(C)Administrative Reforms commission
(D)labor Commission
(E)Competition Commission

10.Which among the following is related to agriculture in India?

11.On which of the following dates,Rajiv Gandhi Akshay Urja Diwas is observed in India every year on the birth day of Rajiv Gandhi?
(A)April 20
(B)May 20
(C)June 20
(D)July 20
(E)August 20

12.Which of the following company has the motto ENERGY FOR EVER?
(A)Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd
(B)Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency
(C)Bhakra Beas Management Board
(D)Cairn Energy India
(E)Oil & Natural Gas Corporation Ltd.

13.Who among the following was the chairman of Committee on Financial Sector Assessment (CFSA), which submitted its report in first half of 2009?
(A)Dr. Rakesh Mohan
(B)Shri Ashok Chawla
(C)Shri Ashok Jha
(D)Usha Thorat
(E)Subir Gokarn

14.Approximately what fraction of india’s rubber is produced by Kerala?

15.Which among the following scheme was introduced keeping in view the resolution adopted by the National Development Council reaffirming its commitment to achieve 4% annual growth in agriculture sector during 11th Five Year Plan?
(A)National Agriculture Insurance Scheme
(B)Agricultural Marketing Information Network
(C)Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojna
(D)National Cooperative Development Corporation
(E)Macro Management of Agriculture

16.Which among the following is assisted by Safety Review Committee for Operating Plants (SARCOP) for its functioning in India?
(A)Atomic Energy Regulatory Board
(B)Coconut Development Board
(C)National Dairy Development Board
(D)National Science & Technology Entrepreneurship Development Board
(E)Technology Development Board

17.Bring out the incorrectly matched pair:
(A)RAPS- Rajasthan
(B)BARC- Maharastra
(C)IGCAR – Tamilnadu
(D)BHAVINI – Kerala
(E)all are matched correctly

18.With which of the following is related CITES in context with the global issues today?
(A)Environment Protection
(B)Financial Slowdown
(C)Poverty Alleviation Programmes of United Nations
(D)Information Technology
(E)None of them

19.As per a recent Government report, National Inventory of Hazardous Waste Generating Industries, seven states account for 80 per cent of the total hazardous waste in the country. Which among the following states leads other states in this context?
(C)Andhra Pradesh

20.Which among the following is a wildlife trade monitoringnetwork?
(E)All of them

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  • Anonymous

    This also means that in the current circumstances, the interest rates will increase in the near future, so it may be a "suitable time to buy loans".

    Kindly clarify to me whether it is 'suitable time or not suitable time'.. Pls reply sir.


  • Admin

    This is a suitable time. This is based upon the assumption that , after the RBI increases these key rates, the Banks may come up with higher interest rates in the near future. The picture will get more clear when RBI releases its annual policy on April 20.

  • Priyanshu

    I think answer to question no. 18 is not correct. CITES is not related to environment protection.it's basically a convention to regulate trading of endangered species…..

  • Admin

    Ya, It is , but in given options it is most appropriate answer.

  • swathi

    hi sir igot through the sbi clerks exam. I need u r tips to complete my interview successfully

  • Anonymous

    swathi..all the best…

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