Basic General Awareness Question & Answer for Bank Exam Set C

June 23, 2014

1.Fire temple is the place of worship of which of the following religion?
 A. Taoism
 B. Judaism
 C. Zoroastrianism (Parsi Religion)
 D. Shintoism

2. Film and TV institute of India is located at
 A. Pune (Maharashtra)
 B. Rajkot (Gujarat)
 C. Pimpri (Maharashtra)
 D. Perambur (Tamilnadu)

3. For safety, the fuse wire used in the mains for household supply of electricity must be made of metal having
 A. low melting point
 B. high resistance
 C. high melting point
 D. low specific heat

4. Golden Temple, Amritsar is India's
 A. largest Gurdwara
 B. oldest Gurudwara
 C. Both option A and B are correct
 D. None of the above

5. During World War I Germany was defeated in the Battle of Verdun on the western front and Romania declared war on the eastern front in the year
A. 1914 AD 
B. 1915 AD
C. 1916 AD 
D. 1917 AD

6. Heavy Water Project (Talcher) and Fertilizer plant (Paradeep) are famous industries of
A. Orissa 
B. Tamil nadu
C. Andhra Pradesh 
D. Kerala

7. Hamid Karzai was chosen president of Afghanistan in
A. 2000 
B. 2001
C. 2002 
D. 2003

8. Durand Cup is associated with the game of
A. Cricket 
B. Football
C. Hockey 
D. Volleyball

9. Georgia, Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan became the members of UNO in
A. 1991 
B. 1992
C. 1993 
D. 1994

10. Guru Gobind Singh was 
 A. the 10th Guru of the Sikhs
 B. founder of Khalsa, the inner council of the Sikhs in 1699
 C. author of Dasam Granth
 D. All the above

11. Hermann Scheer (Germany) received right Livelihood Award in 1999 for
 A. his indefatigable work for thepromotion of solar energy worldwide
 B. his long standing efforts to end the impunity of dictators
 C. showing that organic agriculture is a key to both environmental    sustainability and food security
 D. None of the above

12. Germany signed the Armistice Treaty on ____ and World War I ended
 A. January 19, 1918
 B. May 30, 1918
 C. November 11, 1918
 D. February 15, 1918

13. During World War II, when did Germany attack France?
A. 1940 
B. 1941
C. 1942 
D. 1943

14. Frederick Sanger is a twice recipient of the Nobel Prize for
 A. Chemistry in 1958 and 1980
 B. Physics in 1956 and 1972
 C. Chemistry in 1954 and Peace in 1962
 D. Physics in 1903 and Chemistry in 1911

15. DRDL stands for
 A. Defence Research and Development Laboratary
 B. Department of Research and Development Laboratory
 C. Differential Research and Documentation Laboratary
 D. None of the above

16. Who was the first Indian Chief of Army Staff of the Indian Army ?
 A. Gen. K.M. Cariappa
 B. Vice-Admiral R.D. Katari
 C. Gen. Maharaja Rajendra Singhji
 D. None of the above

17. FRS stands for
 A. Fellow Research System
 B. Federation of Regulation Society
 C. Fellow of Royal Society
 D. None of the above

18. Escape velocity of a rocket fired from the earth towards the moon is a velocity to get rid of the
 A. Earth's gravitational pull
 B. Moon's gravitational pull
 C. Centripetal force due to the earth's rotation
 D. Pressure of the atmosphere

19. GATT (General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade) is
 A. international agreement signed in 1947 between non-communist    nations with the object of encouraging international trade  unobstructed by tariff barriers
 B. agreement which seeks to achieve its aim by arranging and  encouraging bargaining with trade concessions between members
 C. Both option A and B
 D. None of the above

20. Coral reefs in India can be found in
 A. the coast of Orissa
 B. Waltair
 C. Rameshwaram
 D. Trivandrum

21. In which year of First World War Germany declared war on Russia and France? 
 A. 1914
 B. 1915
 C. 1916
 D. 1917

22. ICAO stands for
 A. International Civil Aviation Organization
 B. Indian Corporation of Agriculture Organization
 C. Institute of Company of Accounts Organization
 D. None of the above

23. India's first Technicolor film ____ in the early 1950s was produced by ____
 A. 'Jhansi Ki Rani', Sohrab Modi
 B. 'Jhansi Ki Rani', Sir Syed Ahmed
 C. 'Mirza Ghalib', Sohrab Modi
 D. 'Mirza Ghalib', Munshi Premchand

24. India has largest deposits of ____ in the world.
 A. gold
 B. copper
 C. mica
 D. None of the above

25. How many Lok Sabha seats belong to Rajasthan?
 A. 32
 B. 25
 C. 30
 D. 17

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