GA Quiz 2011 – 22

QUIZ ON GENERAL AWARENESS 2011 – 22
1.  According to 2011 Human Development Index Report released on 2 November 2011
     by United Nations Development Program, the rank of India is
 
     a) 128
     b) 134
     c) 131
     d) 136
     e) 127

2.  What is the name of e-payment system developed by Finance Ministry to provide
     facilities of direct credit of subsidies to the accounts of consumers of fertiliser, 
     kerosene and cooking gas?
     a) Computerised Payment and Accounts (COMPACT)
     b) Centralized Funds Management System (CFMS)
     c) Government e-Payment Gateway (GePG)
     d) National Electronic Funds Transfer (NEFT)
     e)  None of the above

3.  Y H Malegam committee, constituted by RBI in Oct. 2010 to study the issues and
     concerns in microfinance sector had submitted its report to RBI. Which of the
     following recommendations is NOT given by the committee in its report?
     a) Bank lending to NBFC-MFIs will be entitled to “priority lending” status.
     b) Not more than two MFIs can lend to a single borrower
     c) A borrower can be a member of only one Self-Help Group (SHG)
     d) Total indebtedness of the borrower not to exceed Rs. One Lakh
     e) None of the above

4.  Currently, the share of nuclear power in the total energy generation stands at  
     a) 2.9 per cent
     b) 2.3 per cent
     c) 3.4 per cent
     d) 3.8 per cent
     e) 4.2 per cent

5.  Regional Cancer Centre (RCC), a premier cancer institute of the country is set to
     become a National Cancer Centre under the 12th five year plan. Where is Regional
     Cancer Centre situated?

     a) Hyderabad
     b) Chennai
     c) Kolkata
     d) Bhubaneswar
     e) Thiruvanathapuram

6. Currently, India’s savings amount to how much percent of its gross domestic product?
     a) 31.8 per cent
     b) 33.7 per cent
     c) 35.2 per cent
     d) 38.4 per cent
     e) None of these

7.  21st Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) took place 28th
     to 30th of October 2011 in Perth, Australia under the theme

     a) Networking the Commonwealth for Development
     b) Partnering for a More Equitable and Sustainable Future
     c) Building National Resilience, Building Global Resilience
     d) Global Transition towards a Multilateral and Sustainable World
     d) None of the above

8.  Lumia, first Windows-based smartphone has been launched by which of the 
     following companies?

     a) Nokia 
     b) HTC
     c) Apple
     d) Samsung
     e) Microsoft

9.  India’s latest satellite, the Megha Tropiques, launched on 12th October, 2011 in
     Sriharikota, will study the patterns and dynamics of the  

     a) Soil
     b) Monsoon
     c) Earthquake
     d) Stars and planet orbits 
     e) None of the above

10. Recently, the general elections of Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandak Committee
      (SGPC) also called ‘Mini Parliament of Sikhs’ was held on 18 September 2011,
      in Haryana, Punjab, HP and Chandigarh. SGPC elections are held every_______.
      a) two years
      b) three years
      c) four years
      d) five years
      e) six years

11. Which of the following political parties has won the first free elections held in
      October 2011 in Tunisia?

      a) Ennahda
      b) Ettakatol
      c) Congress for Republic
      d) Areedha Chaabiya
      e) None of the above

12. Aerospace and defence giant Boeing, who had supplied attack helicopters to the 
      Indian Air Force (IAF) is belongs to
      a) Britain
      b) France
      c) USA
      d) Germany
      e) Australia

13. World’s biggest, bestest, and most complicated radio telescope ‘ALMA’ has 
      recently opened for business and reveals its first image. ALMA is located in
      a) Canada
      b) Chile
      c) Peru
      d) Philipine 
      e) Switzerland

14. Nabam Tuki, who sworn in as new Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh on
      1st Novemebr 2011, replaced the chief minister
      a) Mukut Mithi
      b) Gegong Apang 
      c) D D Lapang
      d) Jarbom Gamlin
      e) None of the above

15. Sebastian Vettel, who won India’s maiden Formula One Grand Prix at Budh
      International Circuit on 30th October 2011, is belongs to which of the following
      Formula One teams?
      a) Ferrari
      b) Sahara Force India 
      c) Group Lotus-Renault
      d) McLaren-Mercedes 
      e) Red Bull-Renault

16. Which of the following countries became the first country liberated from decades
      of dictatorship in the Arab Spring movement?
      a) Libya 
      b) Tunisia
      c) Egypt
      d) Palestien
      e) Sudan

17. The Reserve Bank of India has recently expanded its definition of ‘officially valid
      document’ required to open new bank account, by adding which of the following 
      documents?   

      a) NREGA job card
      b) Aadhaar letter issued by UIDAI
      c) Voters Identity Card
  
      a) Only (A)    b) Only (B)    c) Only (C)    d) Both (A) & (B)    e) All (A),(B)&(C)

18. Indian Financial System Code (IFSC), a unique code which normally printed on 
      the cheque books of NEFT/RTGS enabled branches of a bank, is consists of 
      a) 10 digits
      b) 11 digits
      c) 12 digits
      d) 15 digits
      e) 16 digits

19. Under the Basel-III norms between 2013 and 2019, the minimum regulatory 
      requirement of Capital to Risk Weighted Assets (CRAR) for the public sector 
      banks is
      a) 7%
      b) 8%
      c) 9%
      d) 10%
      e) None of the above

20. Sistema Shyam Tele Services (SSTL), a telecom company providing High Speed
      Data (HSD) services in the country, is popularly known as
      a) GTL
      b) MTS
      c) Nelco
      d) AG-Tel
      e) Aircel

     Note : – Correct answers are highlighted in red color. 

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

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