GA Quiz 2011 – 16

QUIZ ON GENERAL AWARENESS 2011 – 16
1.  The Gross Non-performing Assets (NPA) of Public Sector Banks (PSBs) for the
     period ending March, 2011 stood at
     a) Rs. 71,047 crore
     b) Rs. 74,617 crore.
     c) Rs. 71,525 crore
     d) Rs. 74,163 crore
     e) None of these

2.  According to the Reserve Bank of India data as of March 31, 2011, the total numbers
     of commercial bank branches in the country were
     a) 87,695
     b) 89,845
     c) 87,295
     d) 89,396
     e) None of these

3.  As per the latest available State/UT-wise data on annual per capita consumption of
     electricity, which of the following State/UTs has the highest per capita electricity
     consumption in the country?
 
     a) Delhi
     b) Maharashtra
     c) Chandigarh
     d) Madhya Pradesh
     e) Dadra & Nagar Haveli

4.  In a bid to give more empowerment to SHGs, which of the following state government
     has launched Suno Bhauni ( Listen Sister) campaign in all 47000 villages?
     a) Gujarat
     b) Orissa
     c) Rajasthan   
     d) Uttar Pradesh
     e) Madhya Pradesh

5.  To restore confidence of the people about the government, ‘Operation Viswas’ a joint
     operation against the Naxalites has been launched by the security forces of 
     a) Bihar, U.P and Jharkhand
     b) Bihar, Assam and Jharkhand
     c) Bihar, West Bengal and Assam
     d) Assam, Jharkhand, West Bengal 
     e) None of the above

6.  Which of the following movies has won the Palme d’ Or at the 64th Cannes Film
     Festival this year?
     a) The Skin I Live In
     b) The King’s Speech
     c) The Tree of Life
     d) The Social Network
     e) Melancholia

7.  Sustainable Coastal Protection and Management Investment Programme will
     improve incomes and reduce poverty in coastal communities of 
     a) Gujarat
     b) Karanatka
     c) Maharashtra 
     d) Both (b) & (c)
     e) All (a), (b) & (c)

8.  West Bengal Cabinet Committee has passed a resolution on 19th August to change
     the name of the state from ‘West Bengal’ to 
     a) Banga
     b) Paschim Banga
     c) Bangabhumi
     d) West Bangla 
     e) None of the above

9.  Who among the following sportsperson has been chosen for the prestigious Rajiv
     Gandhi Khel Ratna Award 2010?
     a) Jawala Gutta
     b) Somdev Burman
     c) Zaheer Khan
     d) Krishna Poonia
     e) Gagan Narang

10. Which of the following campaign is NOT launched by Government of India?
      a) Bachpan Bachao Andolan
      b) Sarva Siksha Abhiyan 
      c) Total Sanitation Campaign
      d) Haathi Mere Saathi 
      e) None of the above

11. The ‘Coal India Ltd.’ in present, has become – 
      a) the 3rd Maharatna Company
      b) the 5th Maharatna Company
      c) the 20th Navratna Company
      d) the 22nd Navratna Company
      e) None of the above

12. S. L. Bhyrappa who has been honoured with Saraswati Sam-man this year is 
      a) Tamil Writer
      b) Telgu Writer
      c) Malyalam Writer
      d) Kannada Writer
      e) None of the above

13. What is the full form of FIPB?   
      a) Foreign Investment Promotion Board
      b) Final Investment Planning Board      c) Foreign Investment Planning Board
      d) Foreign Investment Promotion Bureau
      e) None of the above

14. The largest source of revenue in India is 
      a) railways
      b) sales tax
      c) direct tax
      d) excise duty
      e) None of the above

15. The Governor of Reserve Bank of India holds office for a period of
      a) 2 years
      b) 3 years
      c) 4 years
      d) 6 years
      e) None of the above

     Note:- Correct answers are highlighted in red color. 

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

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