Quiz No:236 Current Affairs for KeralaPSC ,WBPSC ,SSCTIER-II ,NDA ,SBIPO’s ,BankPO’s ,IBPS Exams

Current Affairs Objective Questions for SSC,NDA,IES,RRB,CDS,Indian Airforce,APPSC,UPSC,KeralaPSC,WBPSC,TNPSC,CivilsPrelims,DSC,TET Exams

Question1

The President of India, 1=ranab Mukherjee, was the Chief Guest at the 45th Independence Day celebrations of which of the following coun-tries on March 12, 2013?

(A) Bangladesh
(B) Sri Lanka
(C) Nepal
(D) Mauritius
(E) Maldives

Question2

Which of the following is not a pharmaceutical company?

(A) Chevron
(B) Piramal India
(C) Pfizer
(D) Zydus Cadila
(E) Sanofi-Aventis

Question3

Shunglu Committee is related to?

(A) Jan Lokpal Bill
(B) Commonwealth Games Scam
(C) Telecom Scam
(D) Financial Inclusion
(E) None of these



Question4

Function of Reserve Bank is :

(A) Bankers bank ‘
(B) Banker to Government
(C) Lender of last resort
(D) Controlling financial requirements of banks through Repo/ Reverse Repo
(E) All the above

Question5

As a practice, all banks now deduct some amount from their pre- tax income and set aside in a spate account to create a cushion for the loans which may go bad. This is called

(A) CRR
(B) SLR
(C) Provisioning
(D) PLR
(E) None of these

Question6

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) keeps on modifying various rates/ratios to keep the flow of liquidity in the market in a balanced situation. Which of the following rate/ratios/indices is NOT directly controlled by the RBI?

(A) Cash Reserve RatioCRR
(B) Bank rate
(C) Repo Rate
(D) Reserve Repo Rate
(E) Wholesale Price Index WPI

Question7

Which of the following is NOT a function of the Reserve Bank of India?

(A) Fiscal Policy Functions
(B) Exchange Control Functions
(C) Issuance, Exchange and Destruction of currency notes
(D) Monetary Authority Functions
(E) Supervisory and Control Functions

Question8

RBI is popularly known as a lender:

(A) To Central Government
(B) To State Government
(C) Of Foreign Currency
(D) Of the last resort
(E) None of the above

Question9

Dicky Rutnagur passed away in London, Who was he?

(A) Sports Journalists
(B) Scientist
(C) Commentator
(D) 1 and 3
(E) None of these

Question10

Anil Goswami took over as Union Home Secretary. He is an IAS officer of ……. batch.

(A) 1974
(B) 1975
(C) 1976
(D) 1977
(E) 1978 . ‘

Question11

Crystal Award is given by?

(A) APEC
(B) IBRD
(C) WHO
(D) WEF
(E) WTO ‘



Question12

Which of the following is a private sector bank?

(A) IDBIBank
(B) UCOBank
(C) Induslnd, Bank
(D) Dena Bank
(E) All are private banks