OBJECTIVE CURRENT AFFAIRS PART-1

OBJECTIVE CURRENT AFFAIRS PART-1
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1.         Who took over as President of the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India?
            1) Rajkumar Dhoot
            2) Rana Kapoor
            3) Sunil Kanoria
            4) Abdul Khaliq
            5) None of these
2.         Who will be next Indian Army  Chief?
            1) J.J. Singh
            2) V.K. Singh
            3) Bikram Singh
            4) A.K. Tyagi
            5) None of these
3.         Who has assumed charge as Pakistan’s Foreign Secretary?
            1) Salman Bashir
            2) Jalil Abbas Jilani
            3) Shahid Rashid
            4) Muhammad Arif Azim
            5) None of these
4.         ………., Chiarman, Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister released the document ‘Review of the Economy 2011-12’ ata Press Conference in New Delhi.
            1) Kapil Sibal
            2) Dr. C. Rangarajan
            3) Uday Kumar Varma
            4) Kamal Nath
            5) None of these
5.         Who has been appointed as Director General, National Disaster Response Force and Civil Defence?
            1) Prakash Mishra
            2) Prem Mishra
            3) Priya Mishra 
            4) Prerna Mishra
            5) None of these
6.         Who has been elected a judge in the US state of Louisiana?
            1) Dr. TerenceD’Souza
            2) Bernadette D’Souza
            3) Howard Stern
            4) Shirley Chisholm
            5) None of these
7.         Ambika Soni, Minister for Information and Broadcasting conferred the Excellence in Journalism Awards. The awards were given to …. of “Tehelka” and Gunjan Sharma of “The Week” for their investigative work.
            1) Tarun Tejpal
            2) Tarun Rawat
            3) Tarun Singh 
            4) Tarun Pal
            5) Tarun Trivedi
8.         Who has been sworn in as the Chief Minister of Goa?
            1) Sheik Hassan
            2) Manikrao Thakre
            3) Swami Prasad Maurya
            4) Manohar Parrikar
            5) None of these
9.         Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar presented the ‘Degree of Doctor of Science (Honoris Causa)’ to the Prime Minister Manmohan Singh at _______ Convocation of IARI.
            1) 25th               2) 50th               3) 75th
            4) 100th 5) 125th
10.        Who has been honoured by the US government with a prestigious ‘Outstanding American by Choice’ Award?
            1) Vishwas Wadhwa
            2) Vipin Wadhwa
            3) Vikas Wadhwa
            4) Vivek Wadhwa
            5) None of these
11.        Psychoanalyst and writer_______ was awarded Germany’s  Order of Merit.
            1) V.S. Naipaul
            2) Shobha De 
            3) Sudhir Kakar 
            4) Cord Meier-Klodt
            5) None of these
12.        Legendary painter ……. has been conferred the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Indian Chamber of Commerce.
            1) Ganesh Pyne
            2) Archana Das
            3) Jyoti Swaroop 
            4) R.B Bhaskaran
            5) None of these
13.        Joy Mukherjee died in Mumbai on March 9, 2012. He was a famous…..
            1) Actor
            2) Film Producer
            3) Singer
            4) Dancer
            5) Writer
14.        The Prestigious…. National Film Awards were announced in New Delhi.
            1) 56th               2) 57th               3) 58th
            4) 59th               5) 60th
15.        Who has won the Best Actress award in the 59th National Film Awards?
            1) Vidya Balan
            2) Roopa Ganguly 
            3) Renu Savant
            4) Kavita Bahl
            5) None of these
16.        Which country has clinched the first women’s Kabaddi World Cup championship title?
            1) Iran
            2) India
            3) Canada
            4) Germany
            5) None of these
17.        Which State Government introduced the Mamoni scheme in the state under the National Rural Health Mission?
            1) West Bengal
            2) Bihar 
            3) Assam
            4) Uttar Pradesh
            5) None of these
18.        ……. Cricket Board appointed Dav Whatmore as its national team coach
            1) Pakistan
            2) Bangladesh
            3) England
            4) New Zealand
            5) None of these
19.        Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram inaugurated the fourth and final regional hub of the National Security Guard (NSG) in which of the following places of 23 February 2012?
            1) Mumbai
            2) Imphal
            3) Srinagar
            4) Visakhapatnam
            5) None of these
20.        When was the first Rail Budget announced?
            1) November, 1947
            2) October, 1966
            3) February, 1956
            4) March, 1977
            5) None of these
21.        World Forestry Day is celebrated in forests around the World on …. each year.
            1) 20 March
            2) 21 March
            3) 22 March
            4) 23 March
            5) 24 March
22.        The Railway Budget was separated from the Central Budget in the year ……..
            1) 1920             2) 1921
            3) 1922             4) 1923
            3) 1924
23.        In which of the following years, the Consumer Protection Act was implemented India?
            1) 1987             2) 1989
            3) 1991             4) 1993
            5) None of these
24.        The National Sample Survey office (NSSO) under the  Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation was established in …. 
            1) 1947             2) 1948
            3) 1949             4) 1950
            5) 1951
25.        The world’s longest railway platform is in India. Where is it? 
            1) Gorakhpur
            2) Kharagpur
            3) Habibganj
            4) Hoshangabad
            5) None of these
26.        Where did India’s first metro rail start?
            1) Mumbai
            2) Bengaluru
            3) Kolkata
            4) New Delhi
            5) None of these
27.        Who sworn in as the seventh Chief Minister of Uttarakhand?
            1) Harish Rawat
            2)  Vijay Bahuguna
            3) Birender Singh
            4) Rita Bahuguna Joshi
            5) None of these
28.        Former Australian Cricket Captain Ricky Ponting announced his retirement from the …. cricket.
            1) One-Day
            2) Test
            3) Twenty-20
            4) Domestic
            5) IPL

29.        Who took oath as Chief Minister of Punjab for a record fifth time?
            1) Parkash Singh Badal
            2) Parmjit Singh Badal
            3) Sukhbir Singh Badal
            4) Jagdish Sawhney
            5) None of these
30.        Till the year 2000 the General Budget was being presented at 5 P.M. on the last working day of February, but since 2001 the Budget is being presented at ….. A.M. on the last working day of February.
            1) 8                   2) 9                   3) 10
            4) 11                 5) 12
31.        Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi has proposed introduction of ….. new Express Trains, 21 Passenger Trains, 08 New MEMU services and 9 DEMU services.
            1) 70                 2) 75                 3) 80
            4) 85                 5) 90
32.        On….., India reached a major milestone in the history of polio  eradication – a 12- month period without any case of polio being recorded.
            1) 11 January, 2012
            2) 12 January, 2012
            3) 13 January 2012
            4) 14 January, 2012
            5) 15 January, 2012
33.        India is the world’s …… biggest producer of sugarcane.
            1) First
            2) Second
            3) Third
            4) Fourth
            5) Fifth
34.        India formally inducted its latest armed helicopters into IAF to enhance its operational capabilities including carrying troops and cargo to high altitude areas. Name it.
            1) B-2 Spirit                   2) C-5 Galaxy
            3) Boeing 32                 4) Boeing C-22
            5) Mi-17 V5
35.        The second Nyishi – Bodo Accord was signed in East Kameng district for peace in the boundary areas between which of the following two states?
            1) Punjab and Tamil Nadu
            2) Arunachal Pradesh and Assam
            3) Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra
            4) Bihar and West Bengal
            5) Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra
36.        Which of the following country’s name taken off the list of polio endemic countries by the World Health Organisation, recently.
            1) Ireland           2) Italy 3) Pakistan
            4) India             5) France
37.        Minister of State for Human Resource Development launched a web portal for implementation of the NSIGSE. Expand NSIGSE.
            1)National Social of Initiative to Girls for Secondary Education.
            2) National Scheme of Incentive to Girls for Secondary Education
            3. Normal Scheme of Incentive to Girls for Senior Education
            4) National Security and Initiative to Girls for Secondary Education
            5) Nominal Scheme of Incentive to Graduates for Secondary Education.
38.        The Government has cleared a proposal to amend which of the following Act to deal sternly with violators of traffic rules?
            1) Traffic Violators Act
            2) Corporate Motor Act
            3) Motor Restriction Act
            4) Motor Vehicle Act
            5) Vehicular and Transport Act
39.        The Indian Army successfully test fired which of the following 290-km range supersonic cruise missile at the Pokharan range?
            1) C-803                        2) P-270 Poskit
            3) BrahMos                   4) P-500 Bazait
            5) KD 88
40.        Who  conferred the National Tourism Awards 2010-11 on 29 February 2012 in New Delhi?
            1) President                  2) Prime Minister
            3) Finance Minister        4) Tourism Minister
            5) Agriculture Minister   
41.        Which of the following is NOT TRUE?
            A. The National Commission for protection of Child Rights has released guidelines to eliminate physical punishment and to discipline schools, recently.
            b) The guidelines suggested the formation of Corporal Punishment Monitoring Cells by schools.
            c) CPMCs will forward recommendations to district level authorities within 48  hours of the occurrence.
            a) Only A                      b) Only B
            c) All are true                 d) Only B & C
            e) Only A & B
42.        Which of the following state bagged maximum number of awards in National Tourism Awards 2010-11.
            1. Uttar Pradesh            2. West Bengal
            3. Uttrakhand                4. Madhya Pradesh
            5. Haryana
43.        Delhi government hiked the reservation for OBC in higher education institutions from 21 percent to how much percent?
            1. 22                             2. 24                 3. 25
            4. 27                             5. 30
44.        Which of the following  statements is TRUE?
            A. The final figures of the first phase of Census 2011 known as Houselisting and Housing Census has been released, recently.
            B. Union Home Secretary, R.K. Singh released this data in New Delhi.
            C. As per the Census, the census houses increased from 25 cr. To 33 cr.
            I). A, B & C       II). Only A          III). Only B
            IV). Only C        V). All are untrue
45.        According to “Business Insider” who has been listed the richest persons in the world?
            1. Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz
            2. Sonia Gandhi
            3. O.P. Jindal
            4. Savitri Jindal
            5. Kiran Mazumdar Shaw
46.        India’s second financial hub is to be set up in Kolkata. Where is the first financial hub located?
            1. Bandra Kurla in Mumbai
            2. Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh
            3. Punjab Bagh in New Delhi
            4. Panaji in Goa
            5. Pune in Maharashtra
47.        Which of the following state will have the world’s largest Hindu temple?
            1. Maharashtra              2. Madhya Pradesh
            3. Rajasthan                  4. Bihar
            5. Tamil Nadu
48.        Who among the following has been sworn in as the Chief Minister of Manipur?
            1. Mamta Banerjee         2. J. Jayalalitha
            3. Naveen Patnaik         4. Narendra Modi
            5. Okram Ibobi Singh
49.        Which of the following statements is TRUE?
            A. Minister Dinesh Trivedi introduced 96 new trains as part of the 12th plan.
            B. The list consists of 75 new Express trains.
            C. Trivedi announced that Guru Parikrama special trains will run through Amritsar, Patna, Nanded.
            I) Only A           II). Only B          III) A,B & C
            IV) Only B & C   V) Only A & B
50.        Which of the following country has been awarded a Guinness World records certificate for having the world’s largest Quran  at Kazan’s Qolsharif mosque?
            1) Iran               2) Iraq               3. Afghanistan
            4) Russia          5) Pakistan
51.        Which country has developed new multiple rocket launchers based on Chinese and Russian technology?
            1) South Korea 2) Mongolia
            3) North Korea   4) Africa
            5) Argentina
52.        Which country has been suspended from the Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group, following the recent political turmoil in the country?
            1) Bolivia                      2) Maldives
            3) Armenia                    4) Greece
            5) Kosovo
53.        Which country recently launched a homemade navigation satellite also called Beidou or Compass system?
            1) Finland                      2) Zambia
            3)China                         4) Israel
            5) Mozambique 
54.        Pakistan successfully test-fired a nuclear-capable short-range surface to surface ballistic missile. Name the missile.
            1)  Prithvi Missile           2) Half -2
            3) Shaurya                    4) Fateh
            5) Pluton
55.        US President Barack Obama has  announced the appointment of two eminent Indian Americans … Paula Gangopadhyay and ………….. to key posts in the administration.
            1) Rajiv Shah                 2) Neal Katyal
            3) Rajen Anand         4) Sonny Ramaswamy
            5)Raj Goyle

56.        Which country’s NGO was presented the US’ first Innovation Award for the Empowerment of Women and Girls recently?
            1) Chile             2) Trinidad & Tobago
            3) Venezuela     4) Uruguay
            5) India
57.        Which of the following country will be home to the world’s largest freestanding shopping centre?
            1) Kuwait           2) China            3) Norway
            4) Nigeria          5) Syria
58.        Which of the following public sector bank launched a special scheme CENT VAYUSHAKTI for promoting a defence salary package?
            1) Punjab National Bank            
            2) Canara Bank
            3) Central Bank of India
            4) State Bank of India
            5) IndusInd Bank
59.        Which telecom equipment maker announced the completion of disinvestment of its entire stake in 50:50 mobile handset JV to the Japanese Sony corporation?
            1) Nokia            2) Samsung      3) LG
            4) Sony Ericsson       5) Beetel
60.        Multilateral agency World Bank has entered into an agreement with India to provide drinking water and sanitation facility in which of the following state?
            1) Puducherry                2) Kerala          
            3) Rajasthan                  4) Tamil Nadu
            5) West Bengal
61.        Which state-owned bank has introduced account portability feature which allows its customers to retain the account number even if they change the branch?
            1) ICICI Bank     2) IDBI Bank
            3) Vijaya Bank   4) Allahabad Bank
            5) Indian Bank
62.        Recently, the Centre for monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE) has estimated FY’12 GDP growth at what per cent?
            1) 5 per cent                  2) 7 percent
            3) 10 percent                 4) 11 percent
            5) 12 percent
63.        Exports of which products from India registered a positive growth in the April December period in the 2011-12 fiscal?
            1) Textile products         2)Wood Products
            3) Marines Products      4) Food products
            5) None of these
64.        RBI will bring out Rs. 5 coin to commemorate which of the following freedom fighter and martyr?
            1) Mahatma Gandhi                  
            2)Shahid Bhagat Singh
            3) Dr. Rajendra Prasad
            4) Chandra Shekhar Azad
            5) Dadabhai Naoroji
65.        Which of the following statements is /are TRUE?
            A. The Indian economy is expected to grow at 7.1 percent in the financial year ending March 31, according to the Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council.
            B. The council has pegged farm sector growth at 3 percent.
            C). The manufacturing sector is expected to grow 3.9 percent
            I) Only A & B     II) All A, B & C
            III) Only A & C          IV) Only A
            V) Only C
66.        BSE Ltd. launched the first environmental friendly equity index which will enable investors take more informed decisions in the green theme of India. Name it.
            1) BSE-Greene
            2) BSE- Environment
            3) BSE-Greenex
            4) BSE-Eco friendly
            5) BSE-Greenery
67.        CCI has approved the merger of which of the following company with its parent firm Reliance Power?
            1) GE Power Money
            2) Digital Power Infrastructure
            3) Sasan Power infrastructure
            4) Reliance Energy
            5) Reliance Fresh
68.        Which leading global financial services company has sold its entire stake in housing finance major HDFC for $ 1.9 billion?
            1) Bajaj Capital  Limited
            2) L &  T Finance limited
            3) LIC Finance limited
            4) ICICI Group
            5) Citi Inc
69.        Leading private sector lender ICICI bank has received an in principle approval from the RBI to set up the country’s first.
            1) Insurance Benefit Scheme
            2) Infrastructure Debt Fund
            3) General Insurance Products
            4) Non banking Finance Company
            5) Banking Schemes to Benefit Children
70.        According to global energy giant BP plc., which country will be world’s third largest economy by 2030 but its energy demand will slow down to 4.5 percent?
            1) India                         2) Mauritius
            3) Venezuela                 4) Spain
            5) Sri Lanka
71.        According to the World Bank report, the number of poor in the developing world declined to how much during 2005-08?
            1) 3.50 billion                2) 1.00 billion
            3) 4.90 billion                4) 3.00 billion
            5) 1.29 billion
72.        Which company has become the first Indian firm to be certified as “Responsible Care Company” under the American Chemistry Council?
            1) Britannia Industries Ltd.
            2) Reliance Industries Ltd.
            3) Lotus Chocolate Company Ltd.
            4) Hindustan Unilever Ltd.
            5) Apeejay Tea Ltd.
73.       Reserve Bank has hiked bank rate for primary (urban) Co-operative Banks by 3.5 percent to ________ percent with effective from February 13, 2012?
            1) 10.0              2) 7.8                3) 9.5
                        4) 4.7                5) 6.7
74.      To ease liquidity situation, the Reserve Bank slashed CRR, by how much percentage points, a step that will infuse Rs.48,000 crore into the economy?
            1) 0.75              2) 1.00              3) 0.25
            4) 0.50              5) 0.22
75.        Who among the following is the new CEO   and MD of L & T?
            1) Natrajan Chandrashekaran
            2) S. Gopalakrishan
            3) K. Venkataraman
            4) Malvinder M Singh
            5) None of these
76.        The world bank has projected the country’s GDP to expand at what percent in 2012-13.
            1) 6-7                2) 7-7.5 3) 5-6
            4) 6-6.5             5) 5-5.5
77.        Who among the following has been conferred with the “Most Powerful and Influential Women  of California” award?
            1) Indra Nooyi  
            2) Shefali Razdan Duggal
            3) Chanda Kocchar
            4) Kiran Majumdar Shaw
            5) Indu Jain

78.       Which of the following state has been rated the best tourist destination in the country for the second year running,, according to a survey?
            1) Himachal Pradesh      2) Uttarakhand
            3) Rajasthan                 4) Kerala
            5) Madhya Pradesh

79.       According to a study conducted by risk analysis firm Maplecroft, which country has been  ranked as the 19th most exposed country worldwide to the global risks?
            1) Russia          2) China            3) India
            4) Brazil            5) South Sudan

80.        Which of the following statements is TRUE?
            A. Mumbai is no more in the top 10 most expensive office locations in the world.
            B. It slipped to the 15th position in the new list compiled by global realty consultant Cushman & wake field.
            C. Mumbai’s Nariman Point drops to 15th position from its previous 8th position.

            I) Only A      II) Only  A & C        III). Only C     
            IV). Only B & C        V) All A, B & C
81.        How many Indian business schools have made it to the list of top 10 B-schools in the Asia Pacific region, according to the survey?
            1) Three            2) Two 3) One
            4) Four              5) Zero

82.        Which country has been ranked as the world’s wealthiest country in a new list compiled by the prestigious US magazine Forbes?
            1) Qatar            2) Bulgaria        3) Hungary
            4) Japan           5) Peru

83.        Which of the following terms is used in Baking?
            1) Genetics                   2) Carbon Test
            3) Enzymes                   4) Liquidity
            5) Protein

84.        Which of the following countries is NOT a member of OPEC?
            1) Iran               2) Iraq               3) China
            4) UAE              5) Libya

85.        Which one of the following is 2nd largest source of global energy?
            1) Fossil Fuel        2) Hydropower Energy
            3) Nuclear Energy  4) Renewal Energy
            5) Wind Energy

86.        With which one of the following products is  ‘De Beers’ associated?
            1) Textiles                     2) Tea
            3) Electronics                4) Diamond
            5) Cosmetics

87.        Expand term OECD as used in economic world …k.
            1) Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
            2) Organisation for European Cooperation and  Development.
            3) Organisation for Ecological Cooperation and Development
            4) Organisation for Economic Consensus and Development
            5) None of these

88.        Expand the term FATF as used in financial world.
            1) Financial Accountability Task Frame
            2) Financial Action Task Force
            3) Fiscal Accountability Trade Force
            4) Fiscal Action Task Force
            5) Funds, Accounts &  Trade Finance

89.        Expand the CDR and used in banking sector.
            1) Credit Debt Review
            2) Corporate Debt Review
            3) Credit Debt Repayment
            4) Corporate Debt Restructuring
            5) None of these

90.        Which one of the following is the objective of insurance (Amendment) Bill?
            1) To increase the FDI in Iinsurance sector.
            2) To give more powers to Govt. to regulate Insurance sector.
            3) To give more powers to RBI to regulate Insurance sector in place of IRDA.
            4) To provide independent directors in Board of Directors of insurance companies.
            5) None of these

91.        Which one of the following Companies manufactures small truck’s brand named as ‘Ace’?
            1) MSM                         2) Bajaj Auto
            3) Ashok Leyland          4) Tata Motors
            5) None of these

92.        Expand the terms IPR as used in the field of world trade….
            1) Industrial PropertyRrights
            2) International Property Rights
            3) Intellectual Property Rights
            4) Individual Property Rights
            5) None of these

93.        Which one of the following is plan period of 12th five year plan?
            1) 2011-16                     2) 2011-17
            3) 2012-17                     4) 2013-18        
            5) None of these

94.        At which one of the following rates Banks lend their surplus fund to RBI.
            1) CRR              2) Bank Rate
            3) Repo Rate                 4) Reverse Repo Rate
            5) None of these

95.        What is an open Market Operation?
1)     It is release of funds by RBI in open market
2)     It is standby facility to Banks by RBI for infusion of liquidity
3)     It is buying or selling of government bonds in the open market by a Central bank to inject or suck liquidity in the system.
4)     It is selling of own shares in the open market by Central Bank to inject or suck liquidity in the system.
5)     None of these

96.        Which of the following awards is given for excellence in the field of Cinema?
            1) Arjuna Award
            2) Kalidas Samman
            3) Saraswati Samman
            4) Dada Saheb Phalke Award
            5) None of these

97.        Which one of the following pairs of States is involved in Mullaperiyar dam issue?
            1)  Tamil Nadu –Kerala
            2) Tamil Nadu – Karnataka
            3) Maharashtra – Andhra Pradesh
            4) Karnataka - Kerala
            5) None of these

98.        In which one of the following countries, the United Nations Framework convention on climate change was organized in 2011?
            1) South Korea              2) Japan
            3) South Africa              4) Sweden
            5) None of these

99.        Julian Barnes was awarded Booker prize for 2011 for his novel….
            1) The Sense of an Ending
            2) Fourth Estate
            3) Snowdrops
            4) The Sister Brothers
            5) The dark Room

100.   Mahan who has been awarded prestigious Shanti Swaroop Bhatnagar Award is a famous..
            1) Chemical Engineer    2) Physicist
            3) Mathematician          4) Biotechnologist
            5) None of these 

       
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63)    4
64)    1
65)    2
66)    3
67)    1
68)    1
69)    1
70)    2
71)    2
72)    1
73)    4
74)    2
75)    3
76)    2
77)    1
78)    1
79)    4
80)    2
81)    3
82)    2
83)    5
84)    2
85)    4
86)    2
87)    4
88)    3
89)    1
90)    3
91)    4
92)    4
93)    1
94)    2
95)    1
96)    4
97)    5
98)    3
99)    4
100)  3


3 comments:

mayank verma said...

Many answers are wrong like qs. 25, 26. and many more would be. Please dont do it this way. This can be really dangerous for a student.

mayank verma said...

Many answers are wrong in this.. not good

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