GA Quiz 2011 – 06

QUIZ ON GENERAL AWARENESS 2011 – 6
1.  Union Budget is always presented first in ________.
     a) Rajay Sabha
     b) Lok Sabha
     c) State assemblies
     d) Joint session of Parliament
     e) None of the above

2. About how much amount has been approved by central government for “Pradhan 
    Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana” in Budget 2011-12?  

    a) Rs. 15,000 cr.
    b) Rs. 18,000 cr.
    c) Rs. 20,000 cr.
    d) Rs. 21,000 cr. 
    e) None of these

3. Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about the Railway Budget 2011-12?
    A) No hike in passenger fare and freight rates
    B) Gross Traffic Receipts are estimated at Rs.1,06,239 crore.
    C) A new diesel locomotive centre to be set up in Singur

    a) Only (A)     b) Only (B)    c) Only (C)      d) Both (A) & (B)     e) All (A), (B) & (C)

4.  According to the latest figures of national income released by Central Statistical 
     Organisation (CSO) country’s Per Capita Income rises 14.5 per cent to_______.

     a) Rs.46492
     b) Rs.48492
     c) Rs.45492
     d) Rs.47492
     e) None of these

5.  Which of the following is NOT a major highlight of Union Budget 2011-12?
     A) Rs.58,000 crore allocated for Bharat Nirman programme 
     B) Anganwadi workers salary raised from Rs.1,500 to Rs.2,000.
     C) Housing loan limit for priority sector lending raised to Rs.25 lakh.

     a) Only (A)   b) Only (B)   c) Both (A) & (B)    d) Both (A) & (C)    e) All (A), (B) & (C)

6.  As per the Union Budget for FY 2011-12, how much amount (in Rupees) offered by
     central government for capital infusion in state run banks?

     a) 201.5 billion
     b) 203.2 billion
     c) 205.3 billion
     d) 207.5 billion
     e) None of these

7. Which of the following is the base year for assessment of GDP at factor cost?
     a) 2001-02 prices
     b) 2002-03 prices
     c) 2003-04 prices
     d) 2004-05 prices
     e) None of these

8.  Recently, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh dedicated India’s first International
     Container Transshipment Terminal (ICTT) to the nation. ICTT is situated at ____.
     a) Odisha
     b) Kerala
     c) Tamilnadu
     d) Maharashtra
     e) None of these

9. Thein Sein has been elected as new President of _______.
     a) Sudan
     b) Libya
     c) Egypt
     d) Ghana
     e) Myanmar

10. Earth Hour, a global event which asks people to turn off the non-essential lights for 
      one designated hour is organized annually by which of the following agencies?
     a) World Energy Council
     b) World Wildlife Fund
     c) World Health Organization
     d) International Atomic Energy Agency
     e) None of these

11. India’s largest Naphtha Cracker plant has recently been inaugurated by petroleum 
      minister S. Jaipal Reddy at which of the following locations?
     a) Vadoara (Gujarat)
     b) Panipat (Haryana)
     c) Udupi (Karnataka)
     d) Hingoli (Maharashtra)
     e) None of these

12. Who is the author of controversial book “Great Soul: Mahatma Gandhi and His 
      Struggle With India” recently banned by Gujarat government?

      a) Joseph Lelyveld
      b) Martin Green
      c) Feroz Abbas Khan
      d) Jessica Murray
      e)  None of these

13. What is the name of mascot for 34th National Games 2011 recently held in
     Jharkhand?
      a) Shera 
      b) Chhaua
      c) Stumpy
      d) Zakumi 
      e) Rangmon

14. What is the total number of zones of Indian Railways including recently established 
      Kolkata Metro Railway zone?
      a) 15
      b) 16
      c) 17
      d) 18
      e) None of these

15.  Which of the following institutions has propagated Self-Help Group (SHG)?
      a) RBI
      b) RRB
      c) IDBI
      d) SIDBI
      e) NABARD

About Naren
Full name - Narender Jangra      Location - India    Qualification - MCA

2 Responses to GA Quiz 2011 – 06

  1. neetu says:

    ANS for QUES 5 should be B since NOT has been mentioned in the ques.

    • Naren says:

      @Neetu..
      you are right ….Thanks for rectifying my mistake…

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