December 20, 2010 7 Comments
|Bank of Maharashtra General Awareness Paper
held on 19th Dec. 2010
(some question’s ans. based on memory)
|1. To which party bihar’s CM Nitish Kumar belong – JD(U)|
|2. Who was previous CM of Maharashtra before Prithviraj Chavan? – Ashok Chavan|
|3. Irani Trophy is associated with the game -
a) Hockey b) Football c) Lawn Tennis d) Badminton e) Cricket
|4. Which of following is not financial/banking term :
a) Blue chip companies b) Premium Amount c) Investment d) Repo rate e) Wobby index
|5. What is current cash reserve ratio (CRR)?
a) 4% b) 4.75% c) 5% d) 5.25% e) None of these
Correct ans. : 6%
|6. How much percent shareholding of RBI in NABARD?
a) 10% b) 5% c) 2% d) 1% e) None of these
|7. Human Rights Day observed every year on which date? – 10th December|
|8. Recently World Habitat Day was observed on – 4th October (every yr. on first monday of Oct.)|
|9. NKP Salve Challenger Trophy is associated with game -
a) Hockey b) Football c) Lawn Tennis d) Badminton e)Cricket
|10. India has not achieved self-sufficiency in the production of -
a) Sugar b) Milk c) Wheat d) edible oils e) jute
|11. Chewang Norphel gets Jamnalal Bajaj Awards for 2010 for outstanding contributions in the field of?
Ans : Rural Development
|12. Zhou Yong kang was on visit to India in recent past. Who is Zhou Yong kang?
a) President of China
b) Member of China’s Politburo
c) President of Vietnam
d) Member of Vietnam’s Politburo
e) None of these
|13. Dale T. Mortensen & Christopher A. Pissarides won Noble Prize 2010 in field of
a) Medicine b) Economics c) Peace d) Literaure e) Physics
|14. Recently on 2nd November 2010, RBI hikes repo and reverse repo rates by -
a) 25bps b) 50bps c) 75bps d) 100bps e) None of these
|15. Recently Government disinvesting 10 per cent of its stake through the IPO of which company?
a) Hindustan Organic Chemicals Limited
b) Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited
c) Steel Authority of India
d) Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited
e) Coal India (CIL)
|16. US Exim bank approves $917 mn loan for Reliance Power project going to build at which place?
Ans : Sasan(Madhya Pardesh)
|17. Which one among the following is a famous Pharmaceutical company?
a) HCL b) BPCL c)IDPL d) Infosys e)Grasim Industries
here, IDPL = Indian Drugs & Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
|18. What is government’s shareholding in public sector banks(PSBs)?
a) 49% b) 50% c) 51% d) 100% e) None of these
|19. Roger Federer win the Stockholm Open 2010 tournaments by defeating -
a) Tomas Berdych
b) Florian Mayer
c) Mikhail Youzhny
d) Rafal nadal
e) None of these
|20. Who among the following wins maximum gold (4 no.) in Commenwealth Games 2010
a) Saina Nehwal b) Abhinav c) Deepika Kumari d) Gagan Narang e)None of these
|21. Who among the following is author of book The Bridge: The Life and Rise of Barack Obama
a) David Remnick b) Sarah Palin c) Michelle Obama d) Laura Ingraham e) None of these
|22. Winner of Jnanpith Award O.N.V.Kurup is a famous poet of which language ?
a) Tamil b) Kannada c) Malayalam d) English e) Hindi
|23. Trecia-Kaye Smith was in news. She is a famous -
a) Actress b) Athlete c) Jounalist d) Writer e) None of these
|24. Recently World’s largest diamond bourse was launched at -
a) Delhi b) Kolkata c) Hydrabad d) Mumbai e) Chennai
|25. Forbes’ ‘Businessman of the Year’ is
a) Anil Agarwal b) J D Birla c) Mukesh Amabani d)Ratan Tata e) None of these
|26. Miss World 2010 ceremony was held in which country?
a)China b) India c) France d) Italy e) None of these
|27. Howard Jacobson was in news. He is a famous – Writer ( Winner of man booker prize 2010)|
|28. Bushehr Nuclear Power Plant is in the country -
a) Iraq b) Russia c) Iran d) USA e) None of these
|29. Which one among the following awards is not given in field of literature?
a) Moortidevi Award b) Arujan Award c) Pulitzer Prize d) Vyas Smman e) Man Booker Prize
|30. Which of following is not a core sector?
a) Coal b)Service sector/industries c) Petrolium d) Crude Oil e) Steel
|31. Recenlty 17th summit of which organization was held in Hanoi in October 2010
a) SAARC b) G-20 c) G-8 d) ASEM e)ASEAN
|32. The 8th Asia-Europe (ASEM) Meeting was held at – Brussels
|33. Dilma Vana Rousseff has been elected as first female president of _______?
a) Croatia b)Brazil c) Camroon d) Portugal e) Tunisia
|34. Which of following is true about China’s economy?
a). China has the fastest-growing major economy for the past 30 years with an average annual GDP growth rate above 10%.
b). CHINA is second largest economy in the world when measured on a purchasing power parity (PPP) basis
c) CHINA’s economic growth rate slightly higher than Japan
a) Only (A)
e) None of these
|35. Which of following is true about agreement on commerce between India and Japan?
a) Development of mega infra-structure project
b) Implementation of a comprehensive economic cooperation agreement with Japan
c) Help in resolving the crisis issue in Sudan
a) Only (A) b) Only (B) c)Both (A) & (B) d) Both (B) & (C) e) All A, B, C
|36. Federal Bank related Issue was in news. To which country Federal Bank related : USA|
|37. Microfinance companies are seeking Rs 1,000 crore from banks for an emergency liquidity fund|
|38. Serbia was a part of _________before becoming an independent democratic country
a) Russia b) Slovenia c)Croatia d) Yugoslavia e) Albania
|39. Rohan Bopanna is associated with -
a) Cricket b) Hockey c) Badminton d) Lawn Tennis e) Football
|40. Which of following scheme is not launched by Government of India?
a) Mid-Day Meal Scheme b) National Programme for Control of Blindness c) ASHA
(ans. is in other remaining two options)
|Note : May be some of the ans./options are wrong as all ques’s answers are on memory based. If anybody know about other questions of the that exam. Plz.. write in comment section..|