Current Affairs Objective Questions RRB,UPSC,SSC,IBPS Clerks,SBI POs

Current General Awareness-2016 MCQ-62

What is a counterfeit note?

(A) It is like promissory note
(B) A suspected counterfeit note, forged note, or fake note is any note which does not possess the characteristics of genuine Indian currency note
(C) White paper
(D) Tissue paper
(E) None

Which bank has bagged four awards for inclusive insurance, for 2016 from Skoch Group?

(A) Andhra Pradesh Grameena Vikas Bank
(B) Puduvai Bharathiar Grama Bank
(C) Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank
(D) Telangana Grameena Bank
(E) Prathama Bank

All India Financial Institutions consists of:

(D) Infrastructure Development Finance Corporation (IDFC)
(E) All of the above

What is ‘close ended scheme’?

(A) Investment is closed
(B) A scheme that issues a fixed number of shares/units for a specified period of maturity
(C) Business is closed
(D) Company is closed
(E) None of these

Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport is located in which city?

(A) Mumbai
(B) Kolkata
(C) Bhopal
(D) Indore
(E) Nagpur

In the MPC (Monetary Policy Committee), there will be six members.In case there is tie at the time of voting, then———-

(A) Resolution will be introduced again
(B) Finance Minister will be called to cast extra vote
(C) Governor will have Veto power to drop the resolution
(D) Governor of RBI will have Casting vote
(E) Chief Economic Advisor to Government of India will have casting vote

Who has been appointed as the Ambassador of India to the United States of America (USA)? (He succeeds Arun Kumar Singh)

(A) YashSinha
(B) Navtej Sarna
(C) Sujata Mehta
(D) Navdeep Singh Suri
(E) Preeti Saran

Banks are allowed to open banking outlets subject to their meeting the ____ norm of opening banking outlets in unbanked rural centre’s.

(A) 25%
(B) 40%
(C) 45%
(D) 10%
(E) None

Present CRR (Cash Reserve Ratio) stands at………

(A) 4%
(B) 6.50%
(C) 4.50%
(D) 5%
(E) 4.75%

Financial Market mainly comprises of:

(A) The Credit Market
(B) The Money Market
(C) The Equity and Debenture Market
(D) The Corporate Debt Market
(E) All of the above

Personal Loans are not granted in banks for which purpose?

(A) marriage/medical treatment
(B) speculative activities
(C) education
(D) foreign travel or any other general purpose
(E) None of these

First BRICS film festival to be begun in which of the following city?

(A) New Delhi
(B) Pune
(C) Bhubaneswar
(D) Hyderabad
(E) New Delhi

Data released by the Commerce and Industry Ministry shows that eight core industries – coal, crude oil, natural gas, refinery products, fertilizers, steel, cement and electricity comprise nearly ………of India’s total industrial production.

(A) 35%
(B) 41%
(C) 38%
(D) 46%
(E) 29%

A cheque bearing a date earlier than the date on which it is presented to the bank is called a?

(A) Stale cheque
(B) Crossed cheque
(C) Ante dated cheque
(D) Post dated cheque
(E) None of these

“e-stamping” denotes which of the following?

(A) replacement of the traditional system of affixing postal stamps in postal services
(B) doing away with the need of banks to brand stamps on negotiable instruments manually
(C) sending message through e-mail, where no stamping is necessary
(D) replacing stamp duty required for payment of registration of properties and documents
(E) None of the above

Who was to publish and distribute a special edition of the comic book, focusing on Swachh Bharat Mission?

(A) Aarthi V Raman
(B) Amar Chitra Katha
(C) Amith Varma
(D) Amulya Malldi
(E) Aravind Adiga