GA Quiz 2011 – 15

QUIZ ON GENERAL AWARENESS 2011 – 15
1.  According to the latest data released by  the National Sample Survey Organisation
     (NSSO), how many number of persons out of a labour force of 1000 are unemployed
     in India in 2009-10?
     a) 25 
     b) 20 
     c) 15
     d) 30
     e) 35

2.  The Per Capita Income at the national level in year 2010-11 stands at 
     a) Rs. 54,835
     b) Rs. 24,143
     c) Rs. 36,343
     d) Rs. 42,445
     e) None of the above

3.  During the fourth quarter  of 2010-11 (Jan-March 2011), India’s economic growth fell
     down to 
     a) 8.0 per cent
     b) 8.2 per cent
     c) 8.5 per cent
     d) 7.8 per cent
     e) None of these

4.  Shyamala Gopinath Committee constituted by the Ministry of Finance for reviewing
     National Small savings Fund has submitted its report to Finance Minister Mr. Pranab
     Mukherjee on June  7,  2011.Which of the following recommendations is NOT true in 
     this context?

     A) Interest rate on post office savings account should be raised from 3.5 to 4.0%
     B) Kisan Vikas Patra Scheme should be closed down
     C) Maturity period of Post Office Monthly Income Scheme and National Savings
          Certificate should be reduced from 6 to 4 years

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

5.  Which of the following countries government’s long-term sovereign credit rating has
     downgraded from ‘AAA’ to ‘AA+’ by credit rating agency Standard & Poor’s?
   
  a) USA
     b) Singapore
     c) Canada
     d) Britain
     e) France

6.  According to the new rules for mergers and acqui-sitions of companies, released by
     Competition Commission of India (CCI), a deal of M&As must be cleared / approved
     within the maximum period of
     a) 30 days
     b) 90 days
     c) 180 days
     d) 210 days
     e) None of the above

7.  Which of the following companies has become the largest private sector thermal
     power producer in India?
     a) Tata Power Company Ltd.
     b) Adani Power Ltd
     c) Reliance Power Ltd.
     d) Avantha Power & Infrastructure Ltd.
     e) None of the above

8.  Which of the following Indian Navy Warship has been commissioned recently?
     a) INS Viraat
     b) INS Kalpeni
     c) INS Prahar
     d) INS Vikrant
     e) INS Kabra

9.  The Century’s longest and darkest total lunar eclipse occurred on 
     a) June 10, 2011
     b) June 14, 2011
     c) June 16, 2011
     d) June 22, 2011
     e) None of the above

10. To unravel the mysteries surrounding the nature of normal and dark matter in the
      universe, India is getting ready to set up a Gamma Ray Telescope at which of the
      following locations?
      a) Hanle (Leh)
      b) Gya (Ladakh)
      c) Saluni (Chamba)
      d) Kharu (Leh)
      e) Sankoo(Kargil)

11. Centre for Wind Energy Technology (C-WET) is located at which of following
        places?
      a) Gangtok
      b) Kolkata
      c) Chennai
      d) Hyderabad
      e) Bhubaneswar

12. As per SEBI regulations an FII can not invest more than ________of total issued
      capital of an Indian company.
      a) 5 per cent
      b) 10 per cent
      c) 15 per cent
      d) 20 per cent
      e) 51 per cent

13. In case of international market the funds are raised through 
      a) ADR
      b) GDR
      c) FCCB
      d) QIP
      e) All the above

14. FDI is NOT prohibited in which of the following sectors/business in India?
      a) Pisciculture
      b) Lottery business
      c) Atomic energy
      d) Manufacture of cigars/tobacco
      e) None of these

15. A company can raise fund through a/an
      A) IPO
      B) FPO
      C) Debenture

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

Note:- Correct answers are highlighted in red color. 

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

One Response to GA Quiz 2011 – 15

  1. Kamlesh says:

    Thanks

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