General Awareness Quiz for SBI PO Mains - 24

Mentor for Bank Exams
General Awareness Quiz for SBI PO Mains - 23
1. Name the Pakistan cricketer has announced his retirement from international cricket in February 2017.
a) Misbah-ul-Haq
b) Younis Khan
c) Mohammad Hafeez
d) Shahid Afridi
2. In February, the National Biodiversity Congress (NBC) 2017 was held in .........
a) Thiruvananthapuram
b) Kochi
c) Kozhikode
d) Thrissur
3. Who has been sworn-in as the 17th Chief Minister of Nagaland?
a) Neiphiu Rio
b) K. G. Kenye
c) Shurhozelie Liezitsu
d) None
4. Which state government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with NABARD for a loan of Rs.874 crore for Horticulture Development?
a) Andhra Pradesh
b) Telangana
c) Tripura
d) Mizoram
5. Which state assembly has passed Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and Other Subsidies, Benefits and Services) Bill, 2017 to empower the state government to use Aadhar as sole identifier?
a) Gujarat
b) Andhra Pradesh
c) Tamil Nadu
d) Telangana
6. In which city the Union Govt has launched 'Cyber Swachhta Kendra' for Botnet cleaning and Malware analysis as a part of digital India initiative?
a) Chennai
b) Pune
c) New Delhi
d) Bengaluru
7. Ministry of Textiles has signed an MoU signed for the welfare of Handicraft Artisans belonging to Scheduled Casts with .......
a) Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
b) Ministry of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises
c) Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD)
d) Ministry of Minority Affairs
8. The Union Govt has announced to set up the first heliport in India in .......
a) Delhi
b) Maharashtra
c) Karnataka
d) Manipur
9. SAATHIYA Resource Kit and SAATHIYA SALAH mobile app has been launched for ....
a) Tribal Youth
b) Women
c) Adolescents
d) Children
10. In which of the states the expansion of rota virus vaccine has been announced to be expanded?
a) Assam
b) Tripura
c) Rajasthan
d) All of the above
11. Who among the following has been selected for the prestigious Vyas Samman 2016?
a) Surendra Verma
b) Jainendra Kumar
c) Kedarnath Singh
d) Ram Vilas Sharma
12. In how many circles the Bharti Airtel has acquired Telenor India's operations?
a) Five circles
b) Six circles
c) Seven circles
d) Eight circles
13. The World Trade Organization's trade facilitation agreement, which seeks to ease customs norms, came into effect from with its two-thirds members ratifying the pact. How many countries are members of the WTO?
a) 160 members
b) 164 members
c) 168 members
d) 170 members
14. Recently astronomers have discovered seven Earth-sized planets orbiting around a star called .......
b) Cygnus X-1
c) BPM 37093
d) HR 465
15. With which bank the Direct-to-home operator Dish TV joined hands with for digital payments?
a) Punjab National Bank
b) ICICI bank
c) City Union Bank
d) Federal Bank
16. Which bank has been given the IBA-Banking Technology award 2016?
a) Allahabad Bank
b) Andhra Bank
c) Corporation Bank
d) Karnataka Bank
17. Bandipur National Park is in news for firing one of its worst droughts in decades. The national park is in .......
a) Karnataka
b) Maharashtra
c) Chhattisgarh
d) Jharkhand
18. Which country has lifted ban on women soldiers in February 2017?
a) Switzerland
b) Turkey
c) Niger
d) Cameroon
19. Kenneth J. Arrow has passed away in California on 20th February 2017. He was a renowned .......
a) Public Servant
b) Lawyer
c) Musician
d) Economist
20. Who has become the first woman commissioner of London's Metropolitan Police?
a) Margaret Damer Dawson
b) Louise A. Jackson
c) Cressida Dick
d) None of the above