IBPS PO Mains 2015 Important and Expected Questions Set 2
(Q.1) Which among the following is NOT a function of Reserve Bank of India (RBI)?
- Issuer of Bank Notes
- Regulating the Capital Market
- Central Clearance and Accounts Settlement
- Custodian of Country’s Foreign Currency Reserves
(Q.2) United Nations Day is celebrated on which date?
- 23rd October
- 24th October
- 25th October
- 26th October
(Q.3) For ‘White Label ATMs’ what is the current Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) limit under automatic route?
(Q.4) Who is the current Governor of Uttar Pradesh?
- Keshari Nath Tripathi
- O P Kohli
- V Shanmuganathan
- Ram Naik
(Q.5) Which among the following committee dealt with the subject matter of Minimum Alternate Tax (MAT) on Foreign Institutional Investors?
- A P Shah Committee
- R Gandhi Committee
- Y K Alagh Committee
- N K Desai Committee
(Q.6) Which among the following Indian cricketers have recently announced retirement from International Cricket?
- Virender Sehwag
- Zaheer Khan
- Both (a) and (b)
- Neither (a) nor (b)
(Q.7) Consider the following provisions:
- Gold Monetisation scheme to be introduced
- Wealth Tax to be abolished
- General Anti Avoidance Rule (GAAR) to be deferred by two years
Which among the above provision/s were proposed under Union Budget 2015-16?
- Only 1
- 1 & 3
- 2 & 3
- 1, 2 & 3
(Q.8) ‘Dreaming Big: My Journey to Connect India’ is an autobiography of which Indian Technocrat?
- Nandan Nilekani
- Sam Pitroda
- Montek Singh Ahluwalia
- E Sreedharan
(Q.9) In context of Indian Micro Finance, what does abbreviation MUDRA stand for?
- Micro Units Development and Refinance Agency
- Micro Undertakings Development and Restructuring Agency
- Micro Units Development and Refinance Authority
- Micro Units Development and Regulatory Authority
(Q.10) ‘Bundestag’ is the name of parliament of which country?
(Q.11) What is the name of pilot program launched by Government to fasten the payment of Insurance claims to farmers?
- KISAN VIMA
- KISAN SAHAAYTA
- KISAN NITI
(Q.12) ‘Damascus’ is the capital of which country?
(Q.13) RBI will soon issue Rs. ______ and _____ denomination notes with Braille features
- Rs. 50 & Rs. 100
- Rs. 100 & Rs. 500
- Rs. 500 & Rs. 1000
- Rs. 100 & Rs. 1000
(Q.14) Who propounded the ‘Theory of Economic Drain of wealth’ from India during British Rule?
- Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel
- Dadabhai Naoroji
- Lala Lajpatrai
- Gopal Krishna Gokhale
(Q.15) IDFC bank started operations from which date?
- 16th August 2015
- 23rd August 2015
- 1st October 2015
- 15th October 2015
(Q.16) Which Bollywood veteran actor has been appointed as UN ambassador for ‘HeforShe’ campaign of Gender Equality?
- Naseeruddin Shah
- Anupam Kher
- Amitabh Bachchan
- Om Puri
(Q.17) Which International financial institution has promised $30 billion financial assistance to Indian Railways?
- World Bank
- International Monetary Fund
- Asian Development Bank
- New Development Bank
(Q.18) What is the currency of Israel?
(Q.19) Where is the Headquarter of Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI)?
- New Delhi
(Q.20) Syed Zahoor who passed away recently was a renowned __________
- Indian Historian
- Indian Mathematician
- Indian Poet
- Indian Marine Biologist
(Q.21) BSE SENSEX is a free-float market-weighted index of how many companies?
(Q.22) Which among the following is NOT a SAARC member country?
(Q.23) In case of ‘Short Selling’ a security, what would be the consequence if the price of that security rises?
- The trader/investor gains money
- The trader/investor loses money
- The trader/investor stays at break even
- None of the above
(Q.24) Somnath Temple is in which Indian state?
- Jammu and Kashmir
(Q.25) For the first time, in which year did Government of India Nationalised 14 major private banks?
(Q.26) Who is the current Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways?
- Suresh Prabhu
- Nitin Gadkari
- Venkaiah Naidu
- Sadananda Gowda
(Q.27) Which bank has recently launched the first ever fully automated locker under the name ‘Smart Vault’?
- HDFC Bank
- ICICI Bank
- Axis Bank
(Q.28) Paul H Appleby Award is associated with which field?
- Water Conservation
- Environment Conservation
- Public Administration
- Classical Music
(Q.29) Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has increased the maximum amount assured to Rs. ______ from existing Rs. 3.6 lakhs
- 4 lakhs
- 5 lakhs
- 6 lakhs
- 7 lakhs
(Q.30) Who is the current Secretary – General of United Nations (UN)?
- Kofi Annan
- Ban Ki-moon
- Jim Yong Kim
- Kim Jong-un
(Q.31) Which is the highest rice producing state of India?
- Tamil Nadu
- West Bengal
(Q.32) 7th BRICS Summit was held in which country?
- South Africa
(Q.33) Which among the following is a Direct Tax?
- Income Tax
- Excise Tax
- Service Tax
- Sales Tax
(Q.34) ‘Hand – in – Hand’ is a joint military exercise between which two countries?
- India and United States
- India and China
- India and Sri Lanka
- India and Japan
(Q.35) As per RBI guidelines, what is the minimum paid-up equity capital for Payments Banks?
- 100 Crore
- 200 Crore
- 300 Crore
- 400 Crore
(Q.36) Name the Viceroy who divided Bengal province
- Lord Cornwallis
- Lord Mountbatten
- Lord Curzon
- Lord Wellesly
(Q.37) First Indian Gold coin which will be launched in November 2015 will have an image of _______
- Mahatma Gandhi
- Ashok Chakra
- Lion Emblem
(Q.38) ‘Gangtok’ is the capital of which Indian State?
(Q.39) India has ranked ______ out of 141 countries on Global Innovation Index 2015
(Q.40) Who among the following has been selected for Harvard Humanitarian of the Year Award?
- Malala Yousafzai
- Amartya Sen
- Kailash Satyarthi
- Aung San Suu Kyi