General Awareness MCQ For IBPS Clerk Mains - Set 2

January 11, 2018

Q.1 Where is the Headquarter of International Maritime Organization (IMO)?
1. Vienna
2. London
3. Geneva
4. Paris
5. Rome

Ans : London

Q.2 Who has bagged the title of Miss Supranational 2017?
1. Tica Martinez
2. Bianca Tirsin
3. Larissa Santiago
4. Bitaniya Yosef
5. Jenny Kim

Ans : Jenny Kim

Q.3 What is the Name of Former Chief Justice of India who has passed away recently?
1. Adarsh Sein Anand
2. H. L. Dattu
3. K. G. Balakrishnan
4. T. S. Thakur
5. R. M. Lodha

Ans: Adarsh Sein Anand

Q.4 Who has been appointed as the New Chairman of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board?
1. Dinesh Kumar
2. S S Chahar
3. K K Jha
4. S Rath
5. D K Sarraf

Ans: D K Sarraf

Q.5 Who has been appointed as the Chairman of Prasar Bharati Board?
1. Vikrant Baghel
2. Vivek Sharma
3. Surya Prakash
4. Piyush Kumar
5. Ravi Vohra

Ans: Surya Prakash

Q.6 According to CSO, India's GDP growth rate for the second quarter of the current fiscal stood at ____.
1. 6.3 Per Cent
2. 6.5 Per Cent
3. 6.4 Per Cent
4. 6.2 Per Cent
5. 6.1 Per Cent

Ans: 6.3 Per Cent

Q.7 Union Cabinet has approved setting up of National Nutrition Mission (NNM) with a three year budget of _____commencing from 2017-18.
1. Rs.9041.17 crore
2. Rs.9042.17 crore
3. Rs.9043.17 crore
4. Rs.9045.17 crore
5. Rs.9046.17 crore

Ans: Rs.9046.17 crore

Q.8 Who has inaugurated the Hornbill Festival of Nagaland in Kisama?
1. Ram Nath Kovind
2. T. R. Zeliang
3. P B Acharya
4. Narendra Modi
5. Venkaiah Naidu

Ans: Ram Nath Kovind

Q.9 In which city 7th edition of Kathakar: International Storytellers Festival was held?
1. Mathura
2. New Delhi
3. Jaipur
4. Dehradun
5. Bhopal

Ans: New Delhi

Q.10 Which Indian Archer has won bronze medal at the Indoor Archery World Cup Stage 2 in Bangkok, Thailand?
1. Deepika Kumari
2. Shweta Nagpal
3. Shanu Jethi
4. Ritu Kumari
5. Nirmala Sharma

Ans: Deepika Kumari

Q.11 Which State has entered into an agreement with Vindhya E-Infomedia for setting up a campus for Information Technology which will focus on creating employment opportunity for persons with
disabilities?
1. Maharashtra
2. Andhra Pradesh
3. Telangana
4. Tamilnadu
5. Uttar Pradesh

Ans: Telangana

Q.12 Who has been appointed as a CEO & MD of Infosys?
1. Rajat Kumar
2. Kiran Mazumdar
3. U B Pravin Rao
4. Nandan Nilekani
5. Salil S. Parekh

Ans: Salil S. Parekh

Q.13 'Vigilant Ace' is a Joint air exercise Between ______ .
1. US and South Korea
2. US and North Korea
3. Japan and South Korea
4. China and Japan
5. Japan and US

Ans: US and South Korea

Q.14 Who has launched the 'Deen Dayal Divyangajan Sahajya Scheme‘in Guwahati,assam?
1. Sarbananda Sonowal
2. Jagadish Mukhi
3. Narendra Modi
4. Ramnath Kovind
5. M Venkaiah Naidu

Ans: M Venkaiah Naidu

Q.15 Who has been named the captain of the Indian Under-19 team for the 2018 U-19 World Cup?
1. Prithvi Shaw
2. Shubman Gill
3. Manjot Kalra
4. Himanshu Rana
5. Abhishek Sharma

Ans: Prithvi Shaw

Q.16 What is the currency of Iran?
1. Lek
2. Dinar
3. Rial
4. Taka
5. Yuan

Ans: Rial

Q.17 First international conference and exhibition on AYUSH and wellness systems, International Arogya 2017 was held in_______.
1. Delhi
2. Dehradun
3. Rohtak
4. Ambala
5. Kanpur

Ans: Delhi

Q.18 In which city Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit was held?
1. Moscow
2. Sochi
3. New Delhi
4. Beijing
5. Shanghai

Ans: Sochi


Q.19 Fitch Ratings has cut India's GDP growth forecast for the current fiscal to ________from the earlier projected 6.9 per cent.
1. 6.3 per cent
2. 6.8 per cent
3. 6.4 per cent
4. 6.7 per cent
5. 6.6 per cent

Ans: 6.7 per cent

Q.20 Who has topped the prestigious Foreign Policy magazines 50 Leading Global Thinkers list?
1. Kamala Harris
2. Nikki Haley
3. Moon Jae-in
4. Hasan Minhaj
5. Emmanuel Macron

Ans: Kamala Harris

Q.21 What is the Name of Paytm founder and Chief executive officer (CEO) who has been named as the UN Environment's 'Patron for Clean Air'?
1. Rajat Kumar
2. Suresh Singh
3. Vijay Shekhar Sharma
4. Piyush Sharma
5. Vivek Kumar

Ans: Vijay Shekhar Sharma

Q.22 In which State India's Biggest Floating Solar Power Plant has inaugurated?
1. Kerala
2. Odisha
3. Uttrakhand
4. Uttar Pradesh
5. Madhya Pradesh

Ans: Kerala

Q.23 Which Bank will lend $583 million to develop Reliance Power's liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal in Bangladesh?
1. NDB
2. ADB
3. EDB
4. IMF
5. World Bank

Ans: ADB

Q.24 Uttar Pradesh's ______District has been included in the (NCR) National Capital Region.
1. Shamli
2. Agra
3. Mathura
4. Aligarh
5. Kanpur

Ans: Shamli

Q.25 Who has been appointed as the United Nation Environment’ Global Goodwill Ambassador?
1. Ruth Allen
2. Jacqui Abot
3. Sohini Alam
4. Salma Aaga
5. Ellie Goulding

Ans: Ellie Goulding

Q.26 UAE Armed Forces along with the UK, US and French armies have participated in joint exercises in Abu Dhabi. The drill code-named as _________.
1. “Flag1”
2. “Flag2”
3. “Flag3”
4. “Flag5”
5. “Flag4”

Ans: “Flag4”

Q.27 Which city will host the Golf World Cup for the third consecutive time in 2018?
1. Melbourne
2. Sochi
3. Beijing
4. New Delhi
5. Tokyo

Ans: Melbourne

Q.28 Indian-American Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal has figured in the Politicos Power List for the year 2018. She has been placed _______among 18 people in the Power List.
1. 6th
2. 5th
3. 7th
4. 9th
5. 8th

Ans: 5th

Q.29 By Defeating which Team India has won the firstever South Asian Regional Badminton Team Championship?
1. Nepal
2. Bangladesh
3. Bhutan
4. Sri Lanka
5. Pakistan

Ans: Nepal

Q.30 Who has been awarded the 2017 International Children's Peace Prize?
1. Malala Yousafzai
2. Kailash Satyarthi
3. John Wallach
4. Mohamad Al Jounde
5. Barbara Grace

Ans: Mohamad Al Jounde

Q.31 Which Country has been banned from the 2018 Winter Olympics Games by the International Olympic Committee?
1. Russia
2. Japan
3. Switzerland
4. China
5. North Korea

Ans: Russia

Q.32 Who has launched UNICEF-ICC's "Power of Sports to Shape the Future of Adolescents" campaign?
1. M S Dhoni
2. Yuvraj Singh
3. Ravindra Jadeja
4. Rohit Sharma
5. Murli Vijay

Ans: Yuvraj Singh

Q.33 India has successfully test fired surface-to-air Akash missile from the Launch Complex-III at ITR Chandipur, Odisha. Akash has a strike range of about _____.
1. 55 Kilometer
2. 45 Kilometer
3. 15 Kilometer
4. 25 Kilometer
5. 35 Kilometer

Ans: 25 Kilometer

Q.34 Who has topped the 2017 list of Most Followed Indians on Twitter with 37.5 million followers?
1. Narendra Modi
2. Virat Kohli
3. Sachin Tendulkar
4. M S Dhoni
5. Salman Khan

Ans: Narendra Modi

Q.35 What is current Repo Rate?
1. 6.75%
2. 6.50%
3. 5.75%
4. 6.25%
5. 6.00%
Ans: 6.00%

Q.36 Who has been honoured with the prestigious Henry Viscardi Achievement Award in the US?
1. Dr Satendra Singh
2. Dr Rahul Kumar
3. Dr Shubham Singh
4. Dr Satendra Sharma
5. Dr Piyush Jain

Ans: Dr Satendra Singh

Q.37 Who has been elected as new president of the World Orthopaedic Concern (WOC)?
1. Vijay Kumar
2. D K Taneja
3. Vikas Singh
4. Mukesh Sharma
5. Umesh Singh

Ans: D K Taneja

Q.38 With Which Country India has signed an MOU for enhanced cooperation in the health sector?
1. Cuba
2. Belgium
3. Ireland
4. Germany
5. France

Ans: Cuba

Q.39 With which country India has signed an MoU for cooperation in Agriculture and Phytosanitary issues?
1. Uruguay
2. Chile
3. Italy
4. Mexico
5. Argentina

Ans: Italy

Q.40 What is the full form of MDR?
1. Marginal Discount Rates
2. Merchant Discount Rates
3. Marketing Discount Rates
4. Money Discount Rates
5. Market Discount Rates

Ans: Merchant Discount Rates

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