(Paper) IBPS Clerk Online CWE Previous Year Exam Paper "Held on 14-12-2014, General Knowledge"

IBPS Clerk Online CWE Previous Year Exam Paper - 2014

Subject: General Knowledge

1. India has recently signed a deal to build a $ 100 billion 900 MW hydro-power project on Arun river with

(1) Bhutan
(2) Bangladesh
(3) Myanmar
(4) Nepal
(5) China

2. Indian player ‘Anirban Lahiri’ is associated with the game of

(1) rifle shooting
(2) golf
(3) billiards
(4) wrestling
(5) chess

3. The abbreviation ‘ATS’ stand for

(1) Anti Terrorism Sensor
(2) Anti Terrorist Set-up
(3) Anti Terrorist System
(4) Anti Terrorism Squad
(5) Anti Terrorism Scheme

4. China has recently announced that it has completed a major hydro-power dam in Tibet over the river Yartung Zangbo known in India as

(1) Indus river
(2) Brahmaputra river
(3) Zanskar river
(4) Ranganadi river
(5) Doyang river

5. According to which of the following acts, a fixed deposit in a bank should not be paid in cash if it is Rs. 20000 and above?

(1) Wealth Tax Act
(2) RBI Act
(3) Income Tax Act
(4) Banking Regulation Act
(5) Negotiation Instruments Act

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6. The Commonwealth Association for Public Administration and Management’s (CAPAM) International Innovation Awards for 2014 has recently been confered upon the Indian State.

(1) Uttar Pradesh
(2) Andhra Pradesh
(3) Gujarat
(4) Karnataka
(5) Maharashtra

7. In 201 6, the Olympic Games shall be held in

(1) Beijing (China)
(2) Tokyo (Japan)
(3) Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
(4) Seoul (South Korea)
(5) Bangkok (Thailand)

8. Banks borrow money from the RBI at which of the following rates?

(1) CRR
(2) Base Rate
(3) Repo Rate
(4) SLR
(5) Reverse Repo Rate

9. Which of the following is not an online travel

(1) Goibibo.com
(2) Thomascook.in
(3) Zomato.com
(4) Arzoo.co
(5) Expedia.co.in

10. Under the PMJDY, the government is loking to open at least ......... basic bank accounts for unbanked tambles in the country.

(1) 7.5 crore
(2) 1.8 crore
(3) 5.7 crore (4) 3 crore
(5) 4.5 crore

11. In order to achieve financial inclusion goals, RBI has permitted opening of USBs. What is the full form of USB?

(1) Urban Small Branch
(2) Unique Safety Branch
(3) Ultra Small Branch
(4) Other than those given as options
(5) United Smaller Branches

12. As per recent press in India, White Label ATMs are installed. What is meant by a white lebel ATM?

(1) ATMs, which are set-up by non-banking entities.
(2) ATMs, which are white in colour.
(3) ATMs, which are set-up by group of foreign banks operating in India.
(4) ATMs, which are set-up by Reserve Bank of India.
(5) ATMs, which are installed by group of bankers.

13. As per the recent press reports, RBI has recently converyed the ‘in-principle’ approval to open new bank. Which of the following entity has received the permission?

(1) Tata Group
(2) LIC Housing Finance
(3) Anil Ambani Group
(4) Videocon Group
(5) IDFC

14. Which of the following is present Chief Economic Advisor of India?

(1) Pranjul Bhandari
(2) Dr. prachi Mishra
(3) Arvind Subramanian
(4) Dr. Kaushik Basu
(5) Supriyo De

15. By the year 2022, the ‘Sardar Patel Urban Housing Mission’ aims to build as many as

(1) 25 million houses
(2) 20 million houses
(3) 30 million houses
(4) 35 million houses
(5) 15 million houses

16. The private sector banking space witnessed its first consolidation move in four years. Which of the following bank merger took place recently?

(1) United Western Bank and IDBI Bank
(2) Ganesh Bank of Kurundwad and Federal Bank
(3) ING Vysya Bank and Kotak Mahindra Bank
(4) Bank of Rajasthan and ICICI Bank
(5) State Bank of Indore and State Bank of India

17. Who bears the premium payable to the insurance company under acidental insurance cover under PMJDY scheme?

(1) Government of India
(2) 50% by account holder and rest by the bank
(3) NPCI
(4) Account holder
(5) RBI

18. ‘Buy Now Pay Now’ refers to which of the following?

(1) Affinity Card
(2) Smart Card
(3) Business Card
(4) Credit Card
(5) Debit Card

19. The government of India has decided to observe the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhai Patel on October 31, as

(1) Rashtriya Sankalp Diwas (National Resolve Day)
(2) Rashtriya Shahidi Diwas (National Martyr’s Day)
(3) Rashtriya Sadbhavana Diwas (National Solidarity Day)
(4) Rashtriya Ekta Diwas (National Unity Day)
(5) Rashtriya Shiksha Diwas (National Education Day)

20. The international day for ‘Elimination of Violence against Women’ is observed across the world on

(1) December 15
(2) August 24
(3) June 24
(4) November 25
(5) September 24

21. Time limit for exchanging of pre-2005 Indian currency notes is

(1) April 1, 2015
(2) December 31, 2014
(3) January 1, 2015
(4) June 1, 2015
(5) September 1, 2015

22. ‘Kangto’ also known as ‘Kanggardo Rize’ is a montain in the Eastern Himalays of India and is highest peak in the State of

(1) Sikkim
(2) Arunachal Pradesh
(3) Jammu and Kashmir
(4) Uttarakhand
(5) Himanchal Pradesh

23. The Parliamentary Constituency in Uttar Pradesh represented in the 16th Lok Sabh by Rajnath Singh, the Union Minister of Home Affairs is

(1) Lucknow
(2) Mirzapur
(3) Kanpur
(4) Haidergarh
(5) Chandauli

24. Balance in deposit accounts which are not operated for at least ........ years are to be transferred to the RBI.

(1) 2
(2) 7
(3) 12
(4) 5
(5) 10

25. The 18th SAARC meet was held in November, 2014 at

(1) Dhaka (Bangladesh)
(2) Kathmandu (Nepal)
(3) Thimpu (Bhutan)
(4) Colombo (Sri Lanka)
(5) New Delhi (India)

26. Many times we read about SHGs in financial newspapers. What is the full form of the term SHGs?

(1) Self Help Groups
(2) Other than those given as options
(3) Small Help Groups
(4) Small Hope in Growths
(5) Self Hope Groups

27. Which of the following institutions provides secured depository services?

(1) Other than those given as options
(2) RBI
(3) NSDL
(4) BSE
(5) NSE

28. Which Indian women sportsperson has recently been appointed as the ‘UN Goodwil Ambassador’ for the South Asian region?

(1) Mary Kom
(2) Sania Mirza
(3) Sikha Tandon
(4) Jwala Gutta
(5) Dipika Pallikal

29. The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)

(1) Washington DC (USA)
(2) Vienna (Austria)
(3) Paris (France)
(4) Geneva (Switzerland)
(5) New York City (USA)

30. IRNSS is an independent regional navigation satellite system being developed by

(1) Japan
(2) the USA
(3) Brazil
(4) China
(5) India

31. The first Commonwealth Science Conference was recently held in

(1) Singapore
(2) Bengaluru (India)
(3) Glasgow (Scotland)
(4) Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
(5) Colombo (Sri Lanka)

32. Typhoon ‘Rammasun’ is

(1) China
(2) Singapore
(3) India
(4) Japan
(5) Myanmar

33. The currency of Sultanate of Oman is

(1) Omani Rand
(2) Omani Rial
(3) Omani Dinar
(4) Omani Gulider
(5) Omani Shilling

34. Process of getting shares in an electronic form of holding in a demat account is known as

(1) Rematerialisation
(2) Other than those given as options
(3) Dematerialisation
(4) Materialisation
(5) Mutilsation

35. Which of the following is the Capital of the State of Kuwait?

(1) Al Ahmadi
(2) Al Jahra
(3) Kuwait City
(4) Al Salmiya
(5) Hawalli

36. The Davis Cup is the premier international team event in

(1) Men’s Tennis
(2) Men’s Hockey
(3) Men’s Soccer
(4) Women’s Hockey
(5) Women’s Cricket

37. The ‘Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana’ has been launched on October 11, 2014, the birth anniversary of

(1) Jai Prakah Narayan
(2) Shyam Prasad Mukherji
(3) lala Lajpat Rai
(4) Deen Dayal Upadhyaya
(5) Balraj Madhok

38. The Minister of State (Independent Charge) for ‘Skill Development and Entrepreneurship’ in the revamped Union Council of Ministers is

(1) Mahesh Sharma
(2) Rajiv Pratap Rudy
(3) JP Nadda
(4) Birender Singh
(5) Najma Heptulla

39. The theme of the next Pravasi Bhartiya Divas to be held in the year 2015 is based on the completion of the hundred years of Mahatma Gandhi’s

(1) return to South Africa from India
(2) marriage with Kasturba Gandhi
(3) Quit India call to the British users
(4) return to India leaving South Africa
(5) founding the Natal India Congress

40. According to the 2011 census, the highest literacy rate is recorded by

(1) Delhi
(2) Tripura
(3) Mizoram
(4) Kerala
(5) Goa

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