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General Knowledge and General Awareness MCQs: Random GK questions from History, Geography, Politics, Finance, International Affairs, Books, Important Dates, Acronyms, Computers, Sports, Science, monuments, Banking, Internet, famous places, globalization, Agriculture, festivals, culture etc.

General Knowledge Online Test

Question 1
There is no provision in the constitution for the impeachment of
A
The Vice President
B
The Governor
C
The Chief Justice of a High court
D
The Chief Justice of India
Question 2
Consumer information sources are
A
All of the these
B
public source
C
personal source and commercial source
D
experiential source
Question 3
As we have noticed many banks of Indian origin are opening offices/branches In foreign countries- Why is this trend emerging at a very fast pace ?
  1. These Banks wish to provide banking facilities to foreigners as banking facilities are not plenty in many foreign countries. India wants to take an advantage of the situation.
  2. These banks wish to help Indian to acquire funds at internationally competitive rates
  3. These banks wish to promote trade and Investment between India and other countries
A
Only 2
B
Only 3
C
Only 2 and 3
D
Only 1
Question 4
Distribution of insurance products and insurance policies by banks as corporate agents is known as:
A
Bank assurance
B
Non-life insurance
C
General Insurance
D
Insurance banking
Question 5
Which of the following is a term of IT?
A
Economic order
B
Judiciary
C
Local Area Network
D
Quantity
Question 6
Expand the term FSDC which is used in financial sectors ?
A
Fiscal Security and Development Council
B
Fiscal Stability and Development Council
C
Financial Security and Development Council
D
Financial Stability and Development Council
Question 7
Who among the following King is known as the Nepoleon of India ?
A
Harshvardhan
B
Ashoka
C
Samudra Gupta
D
Chandra Gupta Vikramandhra
Question 8
The President of India is elected for a term of —
A
Seven years
B
Six years
C
Four years
D
Five years
Question 9
In banks ROA means-
A
Return on Advances
B
Rate of Allocation
C
Ratio of Assets
D
Return on Assets
Question 10
The Head of the Reserve Bank of India is designated as the _____.
A
Governor
B
Chief Executive Officer
C
Managing Director
D
Dy. Governor
Question 11
Which of the following terms is NOT used in the field of Banking & Finance ?
A
GBC
B
Over draft
C
Base Line
D
RTGS
Question 12
Rural marketing involves
A
All of these
B
Selling to rural banks
C
Selling to rural customers
D
Selling by rural banks
Question 13
The  capitals  of  the  States  Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand and Uttaranchal are:

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A
Raipur, Ranchi, Dehradun
B
Raniganj, Patna, Dehradun
C
Ranchi, Patna, Nainital
D
Patna, Raipur, Nainital
Question 14
Banks and other financial institutions in India are required to maintain a certain amount of liquid assets like cash, precious metals and other short term securities as a reserve all the time. In Banking World this is knows:
A
PLR
B
CRR
C
Fixed Asset
D
SLR
Question 15
Which of the following statements about a Reserve Bank of India (RBI) directive to banks on repayment of home loans is/are correct?

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A
RBI will determine the rate of penalty charged by banks on pre-payment of home-loans
B
Rate of penalty charged by all banks on pre-payment of home loans must be the same
C
Banks cannot charge penalty on pre-payment of home loans
D
Penalty charged by banks on pre-payment of home loans should depend on the amount and tenure of the loan
Question 16
Water which contains calcium and magnesium is called
A
Hard water
B
Soft water
C
Heavy water
D
Purified water
Question 17
In the context of globalization, 'BPO' means-
A
British petroleum Organisation
B
Business Process Orientation
C
Business Process Outsourcing
D
Budgeting Process Orientation
Question 18
When a bank returns a cheque unpaid, it is called :
A
dis-honour of the cheque
B
drawing of the cheque
C
payment of the cheque
D
cancelling of the cheque
Question 19
The banking company has restriction to sanction loan to:
A
Students going abroad
B
Professionals
C
Staff working in the bank
D
Directors of the bank
Question 20
The constitution of India borrowed the concept of the directive principles of state policy from the constitution of-
A
Ireland
B
Canada
C
UK
D
USA
Question 21
The secretary general of Lok Sabha who is the chief of its secretariat, is
A
Appointed by the President
B
Elected by Lok Sabha
C
Elected by both the houses of Parliament
D
Appointed by Speaker
Question 22
Well known 'Dada Saheb Phalke' award is given for excellence in the field of
A
Sports
B
Science and Technology
C
None of these
D
Literature
Question 23
‘Jog falls’ are in:
A
Karnataka
B
J & K
C
Kerala
D
U.P.
Question 24
Which of the following is NOT a computer programming language?

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A
Microsoft
B
C++
C
Java
D
PHP
Question 25
First Indian to get an Olympic medal
A
Karnam Malleshwary
B
K.D. Jadav
C
Abhinav Bindra
D
Milka Singh
Question 26
What is the name for the process that is used to convert a series of instructions, or program, writ­ten in a high-level language into instructions (or a program) that can be run on a computer ?

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A
Translating
B
Compiling
C
Uploading
D
Assembling
Question 27
Which is the part of the computer system that one can physically touch ?

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A
hardware
B
operating systems
C
data
D
software
Question 28
The words'Satyameva Jayate' inscribed in Devnagri script below the abacus of the state emblem of India are taken from
A
Mundaka Upanishad
B
Yajurveda
C
Samaveda
D
Katha Upanishad
Question 29
Upper limit prescribed for RTGS transaction is :
A
50 lac
B
5 lacs
C
10 lac
D
No upper limit is prescribed
Question 30
'IC' chips of computers are usually made of
A
Lead
B
Chromium
C
Platinum
D
Silicon
Question 31
The quickest and easiest way in Word, to locate a particular word or phrase in a document is to use the command.
A
Find
B
Search
C
Lookup
D
Replace
Question 32
Which of the following English men was honoured by Jahangir with the title of 'Khan'?

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A
Sir Thomas Roe
B
Thomas Paine
C
Edward Terry
D
Hawkins
Question 33
Marketing of Education Loans can be done by_____.
A
approaching colleges
B
approaching eligible students
C
having tie-ups with Educational Institutes
D
All of these
Question 34
Which of the following normally grown in hilly areas on mountain slope as it is not a crop of plains ?
A
Roses
B
Tea
C
Banana
D
Wheat
Question 35
Which of the following monuments is not in Delhi?
A
Char Minaar
B
Qutab Minar
C
Purana Kila
D
Red Fort
Question 36
Naadam is the biggest National festival of
A
Mongolia
B
Australia
C
Malaysia
D
Thialand
Question 37
Credit/Debit Card business in India has completed fairly enough time. Still it has not taken that height which was expected. Which of the following may be reason(s) for the same ?
  1. Shops/Establishment spurs to accept cash in place of cards.
  2. Shops/establishments are cost conscious as the Installation and transaction costs are very high
  3. People prefer to travel with cash instead of cards as they are not; safe way of payments
A
Only (3)
B
Only (2)
C
Only (1)
D
(1) and (2) both
Question 38
Financial inclusion means provision of:
A
food at affordable cost to persons not yet  given the same.
B
financial   services   namely, payments, remittances, savings, loans and insurance at affordable cost to persons not yet given the same.
C
ration at affordable cost to persons not yet given  the same.
D
house at affordable cost to persons not  yet given  the same.
Question 39
The Rock cut temple of Kailashnath is situated at
A
Elephants
B
Ellora
C
Ajanta
D
Mamallapuram
Question 40
What is the intersection of a column and a row on a worksheet called?
A
Value
B
Address
C
Column
D
Cell
Question 41
SWOT analysis refers to ______:
A
marketing tool to understand constraints and potentials of self and competitor
B
internal environment analysis
C
external environment analysis
D
strategic planning for selling product
Question 42
Under which dynasty did the construction of the Great Wall of China start?
A
Chin
B
Han
C
Sui
D
Chou
Question 43
To prepare a presentation/slide show which application is commonly used ?

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A
Outlook Express
B
Internet Explorer
C
Photoshop
D
Powerpoint
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