General and Banking Awareness Quiz Set - 9 Questions and Answers

  • 1. The Union Government recently subscribed to preferential equity shares issued by which of following public sector banks?
   A.) State Bank of India and PNB
   B.) PNB and Union Bank of India
   C.) SBI and UCO Bank
   D.) Bank of Baroda and Canara bank

Answer: Option 'A'

State Bank of India and PNB

  • 2. Which of the following is not considered infrastructural sector of the economy?
   A.) Electricity
   B.) Textile Sector
   C.) Telecom
   D.) Cement

Answer: Option 'B'

Textile Sector

  • 3. Which of the following services/products of banks is specially designed and launched to help students?
   A.) Personal loans
   B.) Corporate
   C.) Education loan
   D.) Medical loan

Answer: Option 'C'

Education loan

  • 4. Standard and poor's is a credit rating agency of international repute. Which of the following is one such agency of Indian origin?
   A.) IBA
   B.) BASEL
   C.) SEBI
   D.) CRISIL

Answer: Option 'D'

CRISIL

  • 5. Which of the following accounts for the highest share in India's foreign exchange reserves?
   A.) Foreign currency assets
   B.) Gold reserves
   C.) Special depository receipts
   D.) Gilt-edged-markets

Answer: Option 'A'

Foreign currency assets

  • 6. As per new guidelines issued by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), companies are required to list shares with in how many days of the closure of the initial Public Offer (IPO)
   A.) 25 days
   B.) 30 days
   C.) 20 days
   D.) 35 days

Answer: Option 'B'

30 days

  • 7. Which of the following organization prepares rural credit plans on annual basis for all districts in India, which in turn from the base for annual credit plans of all rural financial institutions?
   A.) SIDBI
   B.) NABARD
   C.) RBI
   D.) Indian Bank's Association

Answer: Option 'B'

NABARD

  • 8. The Government of India has created a Women's Self Help Grop Development Fund so that it can reduce their Interest burden. What is the size of the fund?
   A.) Rs. 100 crore
   B.) Rs. 200 crore
   C.) Rs. 250 crore
   D.) Rs. 500 crore

Answer: Option 'D'

Rs. 500 crore

  • 9. Which of the following countries government a new bailout package with the help of the private sector?
   A.) Germany
   B.) France
   C.) USA
   D.) Greece

Answer: Option 'D'

Greece

  • 10. Which of the following schemes has been launched to provide parental and postnatal care mother and child?
   A.) Promotion of nutri cereals
   B.) Jan Mitra Yojana
   C.) Janani Suraksha Yojana
   D.) National mission for protein supplements

Answer: Option 'C'

Janani Suraksha Yojana