IBPS - General Awareness Test

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Which of the following statements regarding the Deccan Traps is/are correct? 1. Intense volcanic activity in the form of fissure eruption took place towards the end of Cretaceous period 2. The volcanic lava spread out in horizontal sheets 3. The regur soil found here is rich in nitrogen select the correct answer using the code given below

  

  

  

  

Devinder Pal Singh became the Chairman and Managing Director of which of the following banks in November 2011?

  

  

  

  

  

Recently the inventor of iPad died. He is …………..?

  

  

  

  

  

Hot deserts like Sahara, Arabia etc. receive very negligible amount of rainfall. This is because they:

  

  

  

  

Shivraj Chouhan has taken over as the Chief Minister of ----------

  

  

  

  

  

A ____ is a flash memory storage device that plugs into a USB port

  

  

  

  

Which two of the following shared Under-19 Asia Cup 2012?

  

  

  

  

Citizens and foreigners both enjoy

  

  

  

  

Seymouria represents the transitional stage between

  

  

  

  

The commercial name for calcium hydride

  

  

  

  

Which state decided to provide an allowance of Rs. 1,000 a month to housewives in households whose annual incomes are less than Rs. 3 lakh on 2nd October 2012?

  

  

  

  

  

Sukhoi-30MKI Squadron is not stationed at

  

  

  

  

Who was appointed as the new Chief Financial Officer of Levi Strauss & Co?

  

  

  

  

Which of the following is not a Social Development Scheme launched by Government of India?

  

  

  

  

According to the Asian Develoment Bank Report for Urbanisation, India ranks at-

  

  

  

  

Which of the following authorities can provide for the Grants-in-Aid to the States if it deems necessary?

  

  

  

  

COBOL is an acronym for .............

  

  

  

  

  

As per the recent announcement by the Government of India about 2200 items from a particular country are now allowed to enter India without payment of any import duty. Which of the following countries will be exporting these items?

  

  

  

  

Who is named as the Flying Sikh of India?

  

  

  

  

Name the England Cricket Captain who became the youngest Batsman to score 7000 Runs ______

  

  

  

  

Chittaranjan in West Bengal is well known for its -

  

  

  

  

Headquarter of Canara Bank is situated at

  

  

  

  

The growth rate envisaged for Nineth Five year plan was

  

  

  

  

Aryans emerged on the Indian scene sometimes between

  

  

  

  

Member function can be defined

  

  

  

  

In which case the Dissolution of Bihar Legislative Assembly by Governor before formation of Government was declared un constitutional?

  

  

  

  

Which one of the following option is not correct for M Damodran Committee?

  

  

  

  

The chief defect of the Monistic Theory of Sovereignty is that

  

  

  

  

The Present Vice-Chairman of Planning Commission is-

  

  

  

  

Which of the following terms is used in the field of banking?  

  

  

  

  

  

The country's tallest 300 metre TV tower on Indo-Pakistan border is constructed in

  

  

  

  

A typical C + + program has

  

  

  

  

In the Jan’2014 which ___________ Committee set up by RBI to review governance of bank boards.

  

  

  

  

"Shatabdi Expresses" were introduced to coincide with the centenary of

  

  

  

  

Which city gets the countries first in India?

  

  

  

  

Singur in ____ district of West Bengal is in news these days for the state government’s attempts to return to the farmers land acquired by the Tata Group in 2008.  

  

  

  

  

  

Which of the statements is NOT correct?

  

  

  

  

The well-known personality of Marathas was

  

  

  

  

Which of the following statements about the South Asian Association for Regional Coope-ration (SAARC) is/are true?

  

  

  

  

  

For purifying drinking water alum is used

  

  

  

  

Why the summer monsoon winds blow from south-western direction in the northern hemisphere?

  

  

  

  

Who amongst the following is the author of the book "Development as Freedom"?

  

  

  

  

  

The copy,cut,and paste features use keyboard shortcuts with the____________key and a keyboard letter.

  

  

  

  

The official language of the state of Jammu and Kashmir is

  

  

  

  

Many a time we read in the newspapers   that RBI has changed or revised a particular ratio/rate by a few basis points. What is basis point?

  

  

  

  

Tech Mahindra acquired 51% stake in Bharti group owned mobile value added service (VAS) provider limited for 260 crore. What is the name of that value added service provider

  

  

  

  

What is the full form of Nasscom?

  

  

  

  

Reserve Bank of India injected a liquidity of around ___________by slashing down the Cash Reserve Ratio (CRR) by 25 basis points to 4.50 percent from 4.75 percent

  

  

  

  

“Water Conservation Day” observed on -

  

  

  

  

Which one of the following is not an input device?

  

  

  

  

Which super luxury carmaker on 7 April 2011 unveiled Continental GT sedan in India?

  

  

  

  

Which among the following pairs of Country & Capital is NOT Correct?

  

  

  

  

  

The Ranganath Misra Commission, in December 2009, recommended - per cent reservation for Muslims and five per cent for other minorities in government jobs.

  

  

  

  

A blinking symbol on the screen that shows where the next character will appear—

  

  

  

  

  

Which of the following throws light on Harrapan Culture?

  

  

  

  

Who wrote the Book- "Four Essays on Liberty".

  

  

  

  

What is the name of the branded petrol with cleansing additives that is being marketed by HPCL?

  

  

  

  

  

The per capita income of which of the following States is maximum?

  

  

  

  

Australia defended their ICC Women's World Twenty20 title with a four-run win over which of the following countries in the final in Colombo, Sri Lanka on October 7, 2012?

  

  

  

  

  

Which of the following cities is situated on the river Hudson?

  

  

  

  

Which of the following states was recently in the grip of a severe earthquake and landslide?

  

  

  

  

  

The oceans cover approximately ____________ of the earth's surface.

  

  

  

  

How many members are in Basel Committee till now (i.e; end of Dec’2013)?

  

  

  

  

Hatf-2 a short range surface to surface ballistic missile was recently successfully tested by -

  

  

  

  

Which one of the following was an ancient janapada?

  

  

  

  

Expand the term A L M __________?

  

  

  

  

  

Which is the first state to introduce e-payment system for commercial tax payers recently ?

  

  

  

  

  

Consider the following statements: The purpose of adding sodium sulphate and sodium silicate to the detergent in a washing powder is 1. To keep washing powder dry 2. To maintain the alkalinity of the powder Which of the statements is/are correct?

  

  

  

  

Who became the Ambassador of India to the United States of America in August 2011?

  

  

  

  

  

Wheat is called a Rabi Crop because –

  

  

  

  

The first World Cup in cricket was held in

  

  

  

  

In the Rajya Sabha, the status have been provided

  

  

  

  

_____ of product mix refers to how many variants are offered of each product in the line.

  

  

  

Which one of the following statements is not correct?

  

  

  

  

Who is the Indian flag bearer in London Olympics 2012

  

  

  

  

As per the recent announcement by the Government of India about 2200 items from a particular country are now allowed to enter India without payment of any import duty. Which of the following countries will be exporting these items?

  

  

  

  

 ____________emerged as the largest trading partner of___________in the first quarter of 2012-13?

  

  

  

  

The industrial and Infrastructure Investment policy, 2012 approved by the state cabinet on September 4, 2012 provides for special incentives to entrepreneurs for setting up units in

  

  

  

  

                                  is the science revolving around the use of nanostructures to build devices on an extremely small scale.

  

  

  

  

Computer Emergency Response Team India comes under ___________.

  

  

  

  

On 22nd December, which of the following places has the largest day and shortest night?

  

  

  

  

___________is the largest oil refinery in India.

  

  

  

  

There are                                    bits in a byte.

  

  

  

  

The content of _______is lost when a system is switched off

  

  

  

  

  

Which option is correct?

  

  

  

  

Automated Office refers to the merger of ............... in an office environment.

  

  

  

  

  

Akbar was the first Muslim ruler to introduce

  

  

  

  

Urea is used as a

  

  

  

  

Who is the author of the book 'Termites in the Trading System'?

  

  

  

  

  

What do you understand by Community Development programmes ?

  

  

  

  

  

‘The Coalition Years: 1996 – 2012’ is the third part of political memoirs of:

  

  

  

  

  

Rare Gases are generally chemically inert because they

  

  

  

  

Energy is measured in the same units as

  

  

  

  

India ranked ______ out of 137 countries on Global Competitiveness Index 2017-18 released by World Economic Forum (WEF)

  

  

  

  

  

'HUNGAMA' report of Nandi Foundation is related to -

  

  

  

  

The default view in Excel is_____________ View

  

  

  

  

  

An operating system version designed for home use is Microsoft Windows XP ____

  

  

  

  

Doldrum is an area of

  

  

  

  

Water is a good coolant and is used to cool the engines of cars, buses, trucks, etc. It is because water has a

  

  

  

  

Very often we read in news papers about 3G or 3rd Generation technology. This is a set of standards used for which of the following purposes ?

  

  

  

  

  

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