General and Banking Awareness Quiz Set - 6 Questions and Answers

1.

The Union cabinet on 21 July 2015 approved the proposal to extend interest subvention scheme to banks to benefit the farmers. Which of the following is the correct statement in this regard ?

   A.) The scheme applicable to short-term crop loans up to Rs. 3 Lakhs only.
   B.) Cabinet approved an expenditure of Rs.18,100 crore for FY 16 to enable banks to provide 3% interest subvention.
   C.) To get this benefit, the farmers must repay the loan amount within one year of disbursal of loan.
   D.) All of above

Answer: Option 'D'

All of above

2.

SAFAR - AIR, the application launched by whom to enhance public awareness on the hazards of air pollution?

   A.) Central Leather Research Institute - Adayar, Chennai
   B.) Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture - Bhubaneswar
   C.) Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology - Pune
   D.) Indian Institute of Forest Management - Bhopal

Answer: Option 'C'

Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology - Pune

3.

RBI permitted CBS-enabled Cooperative Banks to issue ATM cards in tie-up with a  ___________

   A.) Government of India
   B.) Sponsor bank
   C.) NBFC Subsidiaries
   D.) Currency Agencies

Answer: Option 'B'

Sponsor bank

4.

RBI decided early to put into circulation ________ to commemorate the International Day of Yoga.

   A.) 100 rupees coins
   B.) 10 rupees coins
   C.) 1 rupees coins
   D.) 5 rupees coins

Answer: Option 'B'

10 rupees coins

5.

In the capital infusion of Rs.70,000 crore, the government promised to release how much fund in the fiscal year 2015-16 ?

   A.) Rs.30,000 crore
   B.) Rs.25,000 crore
   C.) Rs.20,000 crore
   D.) Rs.15,000 crore

Answer: Option 'B'

Rs.25,000 crore

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