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General Knowledge - Current Affairs, General Awareness Quiz - Questions and Answers, GK for UPSC, Bank PO & All Exams


1. Consider the following statements in context with Endosulfan:
1.A ban on this pesticide has been negotiated under the Stockholm Convention in April 2011
2.Supreme Court has passed interim order and banned the production, distribution and use of endosulfan in India
Which among the above statements is/ are correct?


2. Aadhaar can be the basis to open bank accounts because it can provide:
1.Know Your Customer details
2.Social and Financial Status of Customer
3.Repaying Capacity of the Customer
Choose the correct options:


3. Mike Pandey was recently awarded with prestigious V. Shantaram Life Time Achievement Award at the Mumbai International Film Festival 2012.Mike Pandey is a renowned ?


4. In India, the RBI has mandated the banks to hold 24 per cent of their net demand and time liabilities (NDTL) in a liquid portfolio under the statutory liquidity ratio (SLR) regime. What are the benefits of this system?
1.Provides strength to Financial System
2.Increases flow of credit to productive sectors
3.Provides growth to Indian Economy
Which among the above is/ are correct?


5. What is the growth forecast for the current fiscal year (2011-12) by the Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council ?



6. The name of Billy Arjan Singh is most closely associated with which among the following National Parks of India?


7. Consider the following:
1.Access
2.Infrastructure
3.Teachers
4.Outcome
Which among the above are used by the National University for Educational Planning & Administration for development of Educational Development Index?


8. Consider the following:
1.Financial market reforms
2.State fiscal reforms
3.Health, environment and energy disaster management
4.Modernization of Indian armed Forces
Which among the above include the main thrust of US assistance to India via USAID?


9. Recently, India has proposed a special $ 10 Billion Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) fund for which among the following organizations?


10. Indian Ocean Rim Association for Regional Cooperation (IOR-ARC) was initiated by which among the following countries?


General Knowledge

1. World Geography -Test-01
2. World Geography -Test-02
3. World Geography -Test-03
4. Geography of India -Test-01
5. Geography of India -Test-02
6. Geography of India -Test-03
7. Geography of India -Test-04
8. Geography of India -Test-05
9. History of India - Test - 01
10. History of India - Test - 02
11. History of India - Test - 03
12. History of India - Test - 04
13. History of India - Test - 05
14. History of India - Test - 06
15. History of India - Test - 07
16. INM-Test-01
17. INM-Test-02
18. INM-Test-03
19. INM-Test-04
20. INM-Test-05
General Awareness - 2010 - Test - 02
World Geography -Test-03
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