Banking and Financial Awareness Quiz

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1. Deposits which can be withdrawn by a customer without notice are called?
 Time Deposits
 Variable Deposits
 Demand Deposits
 Low Cost Deposits

2. Expand BIS?

 Bank for international Settlements
 Bank for Industrial settlements
 Bank for Industrial Sectors
 Bank for International Services

3. For a foreigner temporarily residing in India, type of account to be opened is?

 Resident Account
 NRO Account
 Both (a) and (b)
 None of the above

4. For which of the following categories of banks is “Protected Disclosure Scheme” is applicable?

 Co-operative Banks
 Private Banks and Foreign Banks
 Public Sector Banks
 None of the above

5. The punchline “Feel the Difference” is associated with?

 DCB Bank
 Deutsche Bank
 YES Bank
 Citi bank

6. VDMS in Government transactions means?

 Verified Data-wise Monthly Statement
 Valuable Data Management System
 Variable Data Matching System
 None of the above

7. The guarantor of a customer’s account has the right?

 to inspect the account in the bank’s books
 to be provided with the statement of the account
 to be informed only about the extent of his liability
 to be provided with all the information about the way the account is conducted

8. Internet marketing involves? 

 Online marketing
 e-marketing
 Both A and B
 one of these

9. The term packing credit means?

 Advances against goods in packages
 Advance for import of goods
 Advance for export of goods
 Advance for financing the purchase, processing, manufacturing or packing of goods for export against a letter of credit or a confirmed order

10. The term “book debts” means?

 All debts due to the banks by a business undertaking
 All debts due by a business undertaking to persons/undertaking other than banks
 Debts owing to a business undertaking arising primarily out of the sale of merchandise to the customers on credit
 Moneys due on the purchase of various types of book

Current Affairs Quiz

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1. Spiritual leader and Isha Foundation founder Sadhguru ___________ will lead a yoga session at the UN on the occasion of the second International Yoga Day next month.
a) Ravi Shankar
b) Ramdev
c) Jaggi Vasudev
d) Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
e) None of the above

2. India and Russia have agreed ‘in principle’ to export the world’s fastest anti-ship cruise missile "BrahMos" to which of the following country?
a) UAE
b) Vietnam 
c) South Africa 
d) Chile
e) All of the above

3. The Centre has announced how much package for Kerala on the occasion of the Narendra Modi government’s second anniversary in office?
a) 1,000 Crore
b) 5,000 Crore
c) 8,000 Crore
d) 14,000 Crore
e) 12,000 Crore

4. Ministry of Power in collaboration with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) launched India’s first integrated web portal designed to promote and mainstream Net Zero Energy Buildings (NZEB) in India. The portal are?
a) www.nzeb.com
b) www.nzeb.edu 
c) www.nzeb.net 
d) www.nzeb.in
e) None of the above

5. Name the Indian woman author who has won the Scholastic Asian Book Award recently?
a) Vikram Seth
b) Aditi Krishnakumar
c) Jhumpa Lahiri
d) Arundhati Roy
e) Amish Tripathi

6. Name the first private-sector bank to open a dedicated branch for start-ups in Bengaluru last month, will launch an Entrepreneur-in-Residence (EIR) programme for fintech start-ups in the next 9-12 months recently?
a) ICICI Bank
b) Kotak Mahindra Bank
c) South Indian Bank
d) Axis Bank
e) RBL Bank Ltd

7. Who has been re-appointed as Managing Director of automobile manufacturing company Ashok Leyland?
a) Gopal Mahadevan
b) Vinod Kumar Dasari
c) Rajive Saharia 
d) Anuj Kathuria 
e) None of the above

8. Which of the following company has won the Java copyright case versus Oracle?
a) Yahoo
b) Microsoft
c) Google
d) Facebook
e) IBM

9. The mortgage lender HDFC ltd has been ranked among the world's top ten biggest and most powerful companies in the consumer financial services sector on a Forbes list. The list is topped by global major American Express while HDFC is ranked?
a) 5th
b) 2nd
c) 4th
d) 7th
e) None of the above

10.Five Graduates received the 2016 Harvard Business School Alumni Achievement Award. They are W. James McNerney Jr., Mary Callahan Erdoes, Thomas J. Tierney, Alan F. Horn and ..................?
a) Sunil Bharti Mittal 
b) Mukesh Ambani
c) Ratan Tata
d) Gautam Adani
e) Azim Premji

Current Affairs Quiz

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1. The National Green Tribunal has directed the East Coast Railway to pay how much for operating Jakhapura Railway Siding in Jajpur district without taking consent from the Odisha State Pollution Control Board?
 Rs 10 lakhs
 Rs 30 lakhs
 Rs 70 lakhs
 Rs 50 lakhs
 Rs 90 lakhs

2. India and which of the following country have signed a pact to boost horticultural research in a bid to develop and deploy modern tools of plant biotechnology to improve crop productivity with a funding commitment of up to $ 6 million over a period of three years?

 Russia
 USA
 France
 Germany
 Australia

3. Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister V Narayanasamy was unanimously elected Legislature Party leader and is all set to become the ______ Chief Minister of Puducherry.

 10th
 15th
 30th
 12th
 None of the above

4. Name the IT services and solutions giant, which is all set to acquire UK based Target Group to strengthen its BFSI portfolio.

 TCS
 Infosys
 Tech Mahindra
 Wipro
 HCL

5. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has flagged off, the first ever direct train between Kamakhya in which of the following state to Katra – Vaishno Devi in Jammu & Kashmir that will connect the two pilgrim towns of Devi Peeth of Maa Kamakhya and Shri Mata Vaishno Devi shrine?

 Assam
 West Bengal
 Bihar
 Uttar Pradesh
 Jharkhand

6. The US President Barack Obama has become the first incumbent US president to visit the site of the Hiroshima atomic bombing. Hiroshima located at which of the following country?

 South Korea
 Thailand
 Japan
 China
 None of the above

7. India, the world’s third largest steel producer was among the top 10 importers of the alloy last year as per the latest data by the global industry body World Steel Association (WSA). According to the WSA data, top importer is?

 USA
 European Union
 China
 South Korea
 Germany

8. Who is appointed as India's head coach for Zimbabwe tour?

 Ravi Shastri
 Sachin Tendulkar
 Rahul Dravid
 Sourav Ganguly
 Sanjay Bangar

9. Sunrisers Hyderabad bowlers put up an incredible performance to ruin fairytale season beating Royal Challengers Bangalore by 8 runs in a high—octane summit clash walking away with their maiden Indian Premier League trophy in M Chinnaswamy Stadium located in Bengaluru, Karnataka. Who got player of the series in IPL 2016?

 AB de Villiers
 David Warner
 Ben Cutting
 Virat Kohli
 Chris Gayle

10. Seeking to woo investors from Asia’s second-biggest economy Finance Minister Arun Jaitley began a six-day Japan visit and met Masayoshi Son, CEO of Japanese telecom giant SoftBank Group. Where is the capital of Japan?

 Tokyo
 Beijing
 Bangkok
 Seoul
 None of the above

Computer Quiz

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1.Which technology is used by cell phones to access the internet? 
 Cloud computing
 Neural Networks
 XML language
 micro browser software
 None of the above

2.Which of the following scrambles a message by applying a secret code? 

 Audits
 Encryption
 UPS
 Firewalls
 Encapsulation

3.What type of monitoring file is commonly used on and accepted from Internet sites? 

 Smartware
 Phishes
 Cookies
 Trojans
 None of the above

4.The software that secretly collects information about the web client's internet habits? 

 Detectware
 Spam
 Spyware
 Pharming
 All of the above

5. Which register is used as a working area in CPU? 

 Program counter
 Instruction registers
 Instruction decoder
 Parity generator
 Accumulator

6. Which of the following is the valid subnet mask for class B IP Address? 

 251.254.25.5
 255.255.0.0
 155.151.12.9
 255.0.0.0
 255.255.255.0

7.Repeaters function in which layer? 

 physical layer
 data link layer
 network layer
 both (a) and (b)
 session layer

8.Name the input device from the given options, that cannot be used to work in MS Office ? 

 Scanner
 Mouse
 Keyboard
 Joy stick
 All of the above

9.Select the odd one out : 

 Interpreter
 operating system
 Compiler
 Assembler
 both (a) and (d)

10. Name the first widespread computer virus for MS-DOS? 

 Brain
 Handshake
 Code Red
 Melissa
 Sasser

GK QUIZ

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1. India with which country signed MoU for cooperation and mutual assistance in development of Ports?
Answer. South Korea 

2. Name the Nuclear-capable undersea ballistic missile which was successfully test fired from INS Arihant.

Answer. K-4 

3. What is the name of the abhiyan which was launched by PM Modi on Dr. Ambedkar’s birth anniversary at Mhow, Madhya Pradesh?
Answer. Gram Uday Se Bharat Uday Abhiyan

4. Who is appointed as the President of Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA)?
Answer. Ram Bahadur Rai 

5. Who is appointed as the chairperson of National Monument Authority?
Answer. Susmita Pande 

6. Name etrading platform for the farmers to buy and sell agricultural products online which was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. 
Answer. National Agriculture Market

7. Which state has announced the formation of a new Integrated Tribal Development Agency?
Answer. Andhra Pradesh

8. Who is appointed as the Director General (DG) of Bureau of Police Research and Development?
Answer. Meeran C Borwankar

9. The Reserve Bank of India has granted inprincipal approval to first payments bank license to which company?

Answer. Airtel M Commerce Services

10. Himachal Pradesh Governor Acharya Devvrat unveiled Swami Vivekanand’s statue in which place? 
Answer. Palampur town of Kangra district

Current Affairs Quiz

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1. The committee set up by the govt to look into the functioning of the Censor Board submitted its report recently. It was headed by?
 Naseeruddin Shah
 Shyam Benegal
 Girish Karnad
 Shabana Azmi
 Govind Nihalani

2. The govt has made it mandatory for mobile manufacturers to add inbuilt global positioning system (GPS) in all phones from?
 Dec 2016
 Jan 2017
 Apr 2017
 Dec 2017
 Jan 2018

3. President Mukherjee embarked on two nation tour to Papua New Guinea and New Zealand recently. The capital city of Papua New Guinea is?
 Ouagadougou
 Bandar Seri Begawan
 La Paz
 Port Moresby
 Porto-Novo

4. Which of the following countries recently launched Kunpeng 1B, a sounding rocket designed to conduct research, take measurements and scientific experiments?
 South Korea
 Japan
 China
 Philippines
 Turkey

5. The Railway Ministry has decided to create a _________ fund named Rashtriya Rail Sanraksha Kosh to strengthen safety measures.
 Rs 10,000cr
 Rs 25,000cr
 Rs 50,000cr
 Rs 90,000cr
 Rs 1 lakh cr

6. Operation Sulaimani, an initiative to eradicate poverty by feeding the needy, was launched in which of the following cities recently?
 Bengaluru
 Chennai
 Mumbai
 Kozhikode
 Ahmedabad

7. ________ became the first African footballer to win the Professional Footballers Association’s (PFA) Player of the Year award recently.
 Dimitri Payet
 Riyad Mahrez
 Sofiane Feghouli
 Yacine Brahimi
 N'Golo Kante

8. Nandu Natekar became the first non-cricketer to be inducted into Legends Club, founded by late Raj Singh Dungarpur. Nandu is associated with?
 hockey
 tennis
 badminton
 squash
 shooting

9. Who among the following was re-elected as the Prime Minister of Tibetan government-in-exile recently?
 Lobsang Sangay
 Penpa Tsering
 Lobsang Tenzin
 Dalai Lama
 Dolkun Isa

10. The govt on 25 Apr banned the import of some electronic items, specific mobile phones, milk and milk products and some steel products from?
 China
 Taiwan
 Nepal
 South Korea
 Thailand

Current Affairs Quiz

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1. Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel has launched Ujala scheme in which of the following place to distribute LED bulbs to the people recently?
a) Rajkot
b) Ahmedabad
c) Gandhinagar
d) Surat
e) Vadodara

2. The Union Cabinet has given its approval to amend The Institutes of Technology (IIT) Act, 1961 for incorporation of how many new IITs recently?
a) Three
b) Four
c) Two
d) One
e) Six

3. The World leaders begin two days of G7 talks with the deteriorating global economy, terrorism and refugees crisis, China's controversial maritime claims, and a possible Brexit headlining as their top agenda. At which was the G7 Summit held?
a) USA
b) Italy
c) Japan
d) Canada
e) France 

4. Saudi Arabia based Islamic Development Bank has announced to open its first branch in which state/UT of India?
a) Maharashtra
b) Madhya Pradesh
c) Gujarat
d) New Delhi
e) Chandigarh

5. The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has granted ex-post facto approval to the Memorandum of Understanding signed between the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India and which of the following country for strengthening cooperation in the field of tourism?
a) Male
b) Maldives
c) China
d) Somalia
e) Cuba

6. The Union Cabinet chaired by PM Modi has given ex-post facto approval to the MoU between Indian and ____________ for promoting sustainable, stable and low-carbon thermal power development in India recently.
a) France
b) Japan
c) Maldives
d) China
e) Russia

7. The Union Cabinet has waived off loans worth how much owed by Hindustan Fertilizer Corporation Ltd (HFCL) as part of a financial restructuring package for the PSU?
a) Over Rs 9000 crore
b) Over Rs 19000 crore
c) Over Rs 16000 crore
d) Over Rs 17000 crore
e) None of the above

8. Eurozone finance ministers have reached a deal with Greece to start debt relief for the country as demanded by the International Monetary Fund, and to release a bailout fund of?
a) 10.3bn euros
b) 20.6bn euros
c) 30.5bn euros
d) 40.4bn euros
e) None of the above

9. Government has enforced the decision of retirement fund body __________ to almost double the maximum sum assured under its insurance scheme from 3.6 lakh to 6 lakh rupees. It will benefit around four crore subscribers.
a) RBI
b) NABARD
c) SIDBI
d) EPFO
e) SEBI 

10. Which state has got the approval to set National Institute of Technology (NIT) recently?
a) Punjab
b) Bihar
c) West Bengal
d) Andhra Pradesh
e) Telangana