Static Awareness Questions || 06 – 02 – 2019

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Dear Aspirants,
Welcome to Mentor for Bank Exams. Here we are providing the Most Important  Static Awareness Quiz with reference to the previous memory based questions to help you practice with the best of latest pattern questions for the upcoming IBPS PO, IBPS Clerk and other bank and Insurance Exams.

1. “Assumption Island” is located in which country?
a) Maldives
b) Mauritius
c) Surinam
d) Seychelles
e) Sri Lanka
Answer: D)
India and Seychelles have agreed to work together on the joint project at the Assumption Island of Seychelles.

2. Which of the following organisation is NOT a part of “World Bank Group”?
a) IFC
e) All are part
Answer: D)
World Bank Headquartered at Washington D.C., USA, have following subsidiaries: IBRD, IDA, IFC, MIGA, ICSID. IPCC is ‘Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)’.

3. “36th National Games, 2019” will be held in which state of India?
a) Tamil Nadu
b) Manipur
c) Goa
d) Arunachal Pradesh
e) Uttarakhand
Answer: C)
The 36th National Games will be held from March 30 to April 14, 2019 in Goa. This announcement was made by Sports Authority of Goa (SAG).

4. Rani-ki-Vav (Queen’s Stepwell) is located in which state of India?
a) Rajasthan
b) Gujarat
c) Madhya Pradesh
d) Uttar Pradesh
e) Himachal Pradesh
Answer: B)
Rani-ki-Vav (the Queen’s Stepwell) is located at Patan, Gujarat. It was recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site in 2014.

5. ‘Nahargarh Biological Park’ is located in which state of India?
a) Chhattisgarh
b) Madhya Pradesh
c) Gujarat
d) Rajasthan
e) Haryana
Answer: D)
Rajasthan’s forest minister recently inaugurated state’s first lion safari at Nahargarh Biological Park.

6. Headquarters of ‘International Air Transport Association (IATA)’ is located at which place?
a) Toronto
b) Madrid
c) Montreal
d) Berlin
e) Paris
Answer: C)
‘International Air Transport Association (IATA)’ is trade association for the world’s airlines headquartered at Montreal, Canada.

7. ‘Windhoek’ is capital of which country?
a) Brunei
b) Namibia
c) Cambodia
d) Mozambique
e) Belarus
Answer: B)
Windhoek is the capital of African nation Namibia. Prashant Agrawal was recently appointed as the next High Commissioner of India to the Republic of Namibia.

8. Headquarters of “Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC)” is located at which place?
a) Ahmedabad
b) Mumbai
c) New Delhi
d) Pune
e) Nagpur
Answer: B)
Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) headquarters is located in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Vinay Kumar Saxena is chairman at present.

9. Exercise “Indra” between India and Russia was recently held in which state of India?
a) Manipur
b) Rajasthan
c) Tamil Nadu
d) Uttar Pradesh
e) Uttarakhand
Answer: D)
10th joint military exercise between Indian and Russia– “EXERCISE INDRA”, under the United Nations (UN) was held in Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh.

10. What the tagline is of recently launched ‘Indian Post Payment Bank’?
a) Aapka Bank Aapke Paas
b) Aapka Bank Aapke Dwaar
c) Har Ghar Bank Suvidha
d) Daak Ab Bank Bhi
e) Daak Aur Bank Ab Sath-Sath
Answer: B)
On September 1, 2018, the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi launched the India Post Payments Bank (IPPB). IPPB headquarters is located in New Delhi and tagline is ‘Aapka Bank Aapke Dwaar’. MD & CEO is Suresh Sethi.

11. On which date “Rashtriya Mahila Kisan Diwas” is observed in India?
a) 24 December
b) 25 November
c) 15 October
d) 10 September
e) 22 January
Answer: C)
On 15th October 2018, Rashtriya Mahila Kisan Diwas (National Women’s Farmer’s Day) was celebrated to increase the active participation of women in agriculture. Agriculture Ministry had declared 15 October as Rashtriya Mahila Kisan Diwas in year 2016.

12. ‘11th World Hindi Conference’ was held recently in which city?
a) Vancouver
b) Sydney
c) Bhopal
d) Port Louis
e) London
Answer: D)
From 18th to 20th August 2018, the 11th World Hindi Conference (WHC) was held at Swami Vivekanand International Convention Centre in Port Louis, Mauritius. Main theme of the Conference was “Hindi Vishwa Aur Bharatiya Sanskriti” (Hindi World and Indian Culture).

13. ‘Buxa Tiger Reserve’ is located in which state of India?
a) Chhattisgarh
b) Kerala
c) Jharkhand
d) West Bengal
e) Karnataka
Answer: D)
The Buxa Tiger Reserve is located inside the Buxa National Park in West Bengal.

14. “Brazzaville” is the capital of which country?
a) Zimbabwe
b) Brazil
c) Argentina
d) Congo
e) Uruguay
Answer: D)
“Brazzaville” is the capital and “CFA franc” is the currency of African country “Congo”.

15. Headquarters of ‘AU Small Finance Bank’ is located in which city?
a) Bengaluru
b) Varanasi
c) Hyderabad
d) Jaipur
e) Jalandhar
Answer: D)
AU Small Finance Bank is an Indian commercial bank that was founded as vehicle finance company Au Financiers (India) Ltd in 1996 and converted to a small finance bank in 2017.It’s headquarters is located in Jaipur, Rajasthan. Sanjay Agarwal is MD& CEO of bank.