Current Affairs Practice Quiz for IBPS SBI, RBI & Other Bank Exams (Based on THE HINDU) : SET - 86
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Practice Quiz for IBPS SBI, RBI & Other Bank Exams
Q1. The President of India Shri Pranab Mukherjee has appointed five new
judges to the Supreme Court of India, in a much-needed boost to the judicial
strength of the highest court, recently. Who among the following is not one of
(a) Justice E. R. Rehman
(b) Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul
(c) Justice Shantanagoudar Mohan
(d) Justice Navin Sinha
(e) Justice Deepak Gupta
Q2. Cabinet Finance Minister Mr. Arun Jaitley has recently approved merger of
_________ subsidiary banks with State Bank of India.
Q3. More than one thousands delegates, including many leading industrialists,
both Indian and from other countries, took part in mega event of 2 day Global
Investor Summit. This summit was held in _____________.
(d) Uttar Pradesh
(e) Madhya Pradesh
Q4. All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) of Delhi has won the first
prize and a cash reward for maintaining high standards of sanitation and hygiene
under the Government's Kayakalp awards held, recently. What was the cash pize of
(a) Rs 1 crore
(b) Rs 2 crore
(c) Rs 4 crore
(d) Rs 5 crore
(e) None of the given options is true
Q5. The five-day ‘Ïndian Panorama Film Festival’ being organized by the
Directorate of Information and Publicity, in association with the Ministry of
Information & Broadcasting and Directorate of Film Festivals(IFFI) has been
started in ____________, recently.
(b) Port Blair
(c) New Delhi
(d) Daman and Diu
(e) Dadra and Nagar Haveli
Q6. India is reviving a three-decade-old plan to build its 14 seated first
passenger aircraft as the South Asian country struggles to join an exclusive
club of Asian nations that have advanced far ahead in creating their own
home-made jets. What is the name of this aircraft?
Q7. Canara Bank recently has signed a memorandum of understanding with the
Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) to operationalize ______________.
(b) Sakshar Bharat
(c) Mid-day meal Scheme
(d) Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan
(e) Higher Education Financing Agency (HEFA)
Q8. Which state government has recently signed Memorandum of Understanding 12
textile units with different companies for setting up 12 apparel units in the
State entailing investment of Rs. 963 crores in all, recently, in CII
(c) Tamil Nadu
(d) Andhra Pradesh
Q9. SoftBank Group Corp has agreed to buy Fortress Investment Group LLC for
about $3.3 billion, looking to add investment expertise as it prepares to launch
the world’s largest private equity fund. SoftBank Group Corp is a famous
______________ based company.
(a) South Korea
(e) North Korea
Q10. In a major turn of events in Tamil Nadu, Mr Edappadi K Palaniswami has
been invited to form the government by Governor of Tamil Nadu. Who is the
governor of Tamil Nadu?
(a) Pinnarai Vijayan
(b) Vidyasagar Rao
(c) P.V. Narsimhan
(d) B. S. Shekhawat
(e) Birender Saroha
Q11. Legendary American jazz singer ‘Al Jarreau’ passed away in Los Angeles.
He was ____________ years old.
Q12. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) launched its first fully
integrated capacity development centre, South Asia Training and Technical
Assistance Center (SARTTAC) in ____________, recently.
(c) New Delhi
Q13. West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee declared _______________ as 21st district
of West Bengal. The new district is from Darjeeling.
Q14. The total food grain production in the country has been pegged at record
272 million tonns, recently. It is higher by 6.94 million tonns than the
previous record production of 265 million tonnes in 2013-14. It is a noticeable
success in the field of agriculture. Who is the union minister of Ministry of
Agriculture & Farmers Welfare?
(a) Ravi Shankar Prasad
(b) Kalraj Mishra
(c) Ramvilas Paswan
(d) Arun Jetley
(e) Radha Mohan Singh
Q15. The 2017 ‘Cobra Gold Military Exercise’ kicked off at the Sattahip Royal
Thai Marine Corps Base in Chonburi Province, Thailand .Cobra Gold 2017 is the
________________ edition of the multinational drill and is co-organized by
United States and Thailand.
ANSWERS: 1. Ans. (a) 2. Ans. (c) 3. Ans. (b) 4. Ans. (d)
5. Ans. (b) 6. Ans. (c) 7. Ans. (e) 8. Ans. (d) 9. Ans.
(b) 10. Ans. (b) 11. Ans. (a) 12. Ans. (c) 13. Ans. (a)
14. Ans. (e) 15. Ans. (c)