India Post Payments Bank Mains 2017 Important General Knowledge Questions India Post Payments Bank Mains 2017 Important General Knowledge Questions
India Post Payments Bank Mains 2017 Important General Knowledge Questions     (Q.1) Formation of Payments Bank was one of the recommendations of Expert... India Post Payments Bank Mains 2017 Important General Knowledge Questions

India Post Payments Bank Mains 2017 Important General Knowledge Questions

 

 

(Q.1) Formation of Payments Bank was one of the recommendations of Expert Committee on Comprehensive Financial Services for Small Businesses and Low Income Households. This committee was headed by:

  1. Rakesh Mohan
  2. Nachiket Mor
  3. Y K Alagh
  4. Urjit Patel

 

(Q.2) The Reserve Bank of India gives temporary loan facilities to the centre and state governments as a banker to government. This temporary loan facility is referred to as:

  1. Ways and Means Advances (WMA)
  2. Deficit Financing
  3. Bail Out Package
  4. Special Purpose Loan (SPL)

 

(Q.3) Every year 25th January is celebrated in India as:

  1. National Health Day
  2. National Nutrition Day
  3. National Voters’ Day
  4. National Immunisation Day

 

(Q.4) Which among the following multinational technology company has recently renamed itself as ‘Altaba’?

  1. Amazon
  2. Apple
  3. Microsoft
  4. Yahoo

 

(Q.5) Which among the following pairs of Country – Currency is CORRECT?

  1. Bhutan – Bhutanese Ngultrum
  2. Bangladesh – Bangladeshi Rupiah
  3. Japan – Japanese Rand
  4. Sweden – Euro

 

 

(Q.6) As per RBI guidelines, Non-resident Indians (NRIs) can exchange old Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes till:

  1. 31st March 2017
  2. 30th June 2017
  3. 30th September 2017
  4. 31st December 2017

 

(Q.7) The new 2000 Rupees Note bears the signature of:

  1. Prime Minister of India
  2. Secretary, Ministry of Finance, Government of India
  3. Governor of Reserve Bank of India (RBI)
  4. Finance Minister of India

 

(Q.8) The ease of doing business index is an index created by:

  1. World Economic Forum (WEF)
  2. World Bank Group
  3. International Monetary Fund
  4. World Trade Organisation

 

(Q.9) Carolina Marin is associated with which sport?

  1. Badminton
  2. Tennis
  3. Table Tennis
  4. Cricket

 

(Q.10) Which among the following pairs of Country-Capital is INCORRECT?

  1. Portugal – Lisbon
  2. Greece – Rome
  3. Austria – Vienna
  4. Hungary – Budapest

 

 

(Q.11) Who among the following was presented the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 62nd Jio Filmfare Awards 2017?

  1. Rishi Kapoor
  2. Dharmendra
  3. Shatrughan Sinha
  4. Shakti Kapoor

 

(Q.12) In context of Indian Tax System, what does abbreviation ‘GAAR’ refer to?

  1. Gross Anti-Avoidance Rule
  2. Gross Anti-Aversion Rule
  3. General Anti-Aversion Rule
  4. General Anti-Avoidance Rule

 

(Q.13) Barabati Stadium is located in which state of India?

  1. Assam
  2. Chhattisgarh
  3. Odisha
  4. Punjab

 

(Q.14) Who among the following is the current Chief Economic Adviser to the Government of India?

  1. Arvind Panagariya
  2. Arvind Subramanian
  3. Hasmukh Adhia
  4. Subramaniam Jaishankar

 

(Q.15) As per RBI’s latest bi-monthly monetary policy, what is the current Statutory Liquidity Ratio (SLR)?

  1. 18.50%
  2. 19.50%
  3. 20.50%
  4. 21.50%

 

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