General Awareness Quiz for Syndicate Bank PGDBF 2017 – 1 | Financial and Banking News & Awareness



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1. With which of the following nation did India recently sign
a bilateral MoU to allow more flights to boost tourism and trade?
a) Netherlands
b) France
c) UK
d) Greece
e) Australia
2. Hindustan Motors sold their iconic Ambassador Car brand to
Peugeot for __________.
a) Rs 80 crore
b) Rs 60 crore
c) Rs 50 crore
d) Rs 100 crore
e) Rs 75 crore
3. National Productivity Day is observed on _________.
a) 17 February
b) 12 February
c) 14 February
d) 16 February
e) 10 February
4. Name the mobile wallet which was recently launched by
Andhra Pradesh government. 
a) Andhra Wallet
b) AP Wallet
c) Andhra Purse
d) AP Purse
e) Andhra Pay 
5. Which of the following state recently launched E-laxmi
Scheme to encourage women to go cashless?
a) Bihar
b) Maharashtra
c) Madhya Pradesh
d) Gujarat
e) Chhattisgarh 
6. Which of the following organisation recently announced to
invest $1bn in space satellite startup OneWeb? 
a) Microsoft
b) Softbank
c) Google
d) Alibaba
e) New Development Bank 
7. Which of the following e-commerce website recently
launched Payment Gateway ‘Reach’ to enable cashless transactions for offline
merchants? 
a) ShopClues
b) Flipkart
c) Amazon
d) eBay
e) Snapdeal 
8. Which of the following e-commerce website recently
launched [email protected] service to deliver cash at doorstep of the customer? 
a) Flipkart
b) Amazon
c) eBay
d) Myntra
e) Snapdeal 
9. In how many states did BSNL and SBI jointly launched their
mobile wallet “SBI MobiCash”? 
a) Three
b) Four
c) Five
d) Seven
e) Nine 
10. Which of the following mobile wallet services recently
tied up with Amul to offer digital payment at Amul outlets? 
a) MobiKwik
b) PayTM FreeCharge
c) SBI Buddy
d) Yes Bank
e) YESPay 
11. Which of the following state recently launched a campaign
to impart training for cashless transactions and to create awareness among
farmers? 
a) Maharashtra
b) Rajasthan
c) Madhya Pradesh
d) Kerala
e) Odisha 
12. What is the project cost of Punjab Government launched
country’s first amphibious bus project? 
a) Rs 12 crore
b) Rs 10 crore
c) Rs 15 crore
d) Rs 11 crore
e) Rs 14 crore 
13. Most Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) are done by which
type of companies? 
a) Very small cottage industries
b) Small, younger companies which need capital to expand
their business
c) Public sector companies
d) Large privately-owned companies
e) None of these 
14. Which among the following will not be an entry into the
Profit and Loss account of a bank?
a) Interest expenses on deposits
b) Income from investment banking related activities
c) Profit/loss on sale of assets
d) Provision for bad borrowers
e) Interest earned on advances 
15. For Asset Reconstruction Companies, the foreign direct
investment(FDI) limit is _______.
a) 49 per cent
b) 51 per cent
c) 75 per cent
d) 35 per cent
e) 100 per cent 
16. Which of the following petroleum product is fully under
market-based price determination policy?
a) Petrol
b) Diesel
c) Both petrol & diesel
d) Petrol, diesel and kerosene
e) None of these 
17. What is “Dow Jones”? 
a) A Share market index of New York stock exchange
b) Gold price index of World Gold Council
c) A Share market index of Bombay Stock Exchange
d) Insurance regulator of the United States
e) None of these 
18. Which of the following state recently launched tourism
app LeZgo? 
a) Maharashtra
b) Kerala
c) Rajasthan
d) Gujarat
e) Uttarakhand 
19. BSNL recently tied up with Datamail to offer email
addresses in how many Indian languages? 
a) 8
b) 9
c) 12
d) 6
e) 7
20. Airbus recently signed MoU for setting up centre of
excellence in ________.
a) Bengaluru
b) Chennai
c) Kochi
d) New Delhi
e) Hyderabad

Answers:
  1. c) UK
  2. a) Rs 80 crore
  3. b) 12 February
  4. d) AP Purse 
  5. c) Madhya Pradesh 
  6. b) Softbank 
  7. a) ShopClues 
  8. e) Snapdeal  
  9. b) Four 
  10. a) MobiKwik 
  11. c) Madhya Pradesh 
  12. d) Rs 11 crore 
  13. b) Small, younger companies which need capital to expand their business 
  14. c) Profit/loss on sale of assets 
  15. e) 100 per cent  
  16. a) Petrol 
  17. a) A Share market index of New York stock exchange 
  18. c) Rajasthan 
  19. a) 8 
  20. e) Hyderabad

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