GA Quiz 2011 – 11

QUIZ ON GENERAL AWARENESS 2011 – 11
1.  To encourage farmers take up pulses cultivation, the Union Government recently
     increased the minimum support price of pulses by up to ________for 2011-12.
     a) Rs. 200
     b) Rs. 300
     c) Rs. 400
     d) Rs. 500
     e) Rs. 425

2.  At present, the board of directors of ‘Navratna’ PSUs can take investment decision
     up to_______.
     a) Rs. 2,000 crore
     b) Rs. 1,000 crore
     c) Rs. 5,000 crore
     d) Rs. 2,500 crore
     e) None of these

3.  RBI increased the repo rate under the Liquidity Adjustment Facility (LAF) by 
     how much basis points in its Mid-Quarter Monetary Policy Review, June 2011?
     a) 25
     b) 50
     c) 75
     d) 100
     e) None of these

4.  The Union Government has taken a decision that the SHGs will get bank loans at
     the same rate at which crop loans are given. At present, banks extend loans to SHGs
     under bank linkage programme at 
     a) 8%
     b) 10%
     c) 12%
     d) 14%
     e) None of these

5.  As per 2011 census figures, the sex ratio is in favour of women in which of the
     following States?
     a) West Bengal
     b) Tamilnadu
     c) Gujarat
     d) Karnatka
     e) Kerala

6.  The National Institute of Marine Biodiversity, first institute in India dedicated to the
     study of deep-sea life has recently-inaugurated at which of the following locations?
     a) Jamnagar 
     b) Coimbatore
     c) Jharsuguda
     d) Banglore
     e) Raichur

7.  Chashma -2 Nuclear Power Plant recently was  in news. It is located in 
      a) Japan
      b) Iran
      c) Pakistan
      d) Russia
      e) Kuwait

8.  The winner of Senior Men’s National Hockey Championship 2011 is
     a) Haryana
     b) Jharkahnd
     c) Karnatka
     d) Punjab
     e) West Bengal

9.  Christine Lagarde was in news recently. She is 
     A) first female head of International Monetary Fund 
     B) 11th head of International Monetary Fund 
     C) French Foreign Minister

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

10. International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) – 2011 Awards ceremony was recently 
      held in which city?
      a) Mumbai
      b) Dubai
      c) Colombo
      d) Toronto
      e) Macau

11. Which among the following countries recently got its first civilian government 
      after 49 years of direct military rule?
      a) Libya
      b) Egypt
      c) Syria
      d) Nepal
      e) Myanmar

12. The famous Maqbool Fida Husain has passed away recently. He was associated
      with which field?
      a) Sports
      b) Politics
      c) Arts and Painting
      d) Classical Music
      e) Science & Technologies

13. Non-Performing Asset (NPA) is a loan or an advance where interest and/ or 
      installment of principal remain overdue for a period of more than ________days.
      a) 90
      b) 120
      c) 180
      d) 100
      e) 365

14. The term “Paper Gold” is associated with –
      a) Deficit financing
      b) SDR’s of IMF
      c) Foreign exchange reserves 
      d) Currency in Gold standard
      e) Securities exchangeable with Gold

15. The minimum quantum of money against deposits which the banks have to 
      retain as cash or specified government securities is called
      a) Cash Reserve Ratio
      b) Excess Reserve
      c) Deposit Reserve
      d) Forex Reserves
      e) None of these

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

One Response to GA Quiz 2011 – 11

  1. LAKSHMI says:

    THANKS FOR UR PAPER

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