Current Affairs for IBPS Exam

Some important Current GK questions and answers for 2011. This is very useful for Current Affairs section of many exams like IBPS CWE, LIC, Bank IT Officers, SSC CGLE and other exams. The answers have been provided at the end.

1. Under whose chairmanship the RBI on March 7, 2011, constituted a working group to examine issues pertaining to regulation of the NBFCs?

(1) Bimal Jalan

(2) C.Rangarajan

(3) Usha Thorat

(4) R.N.Malhotra

(5) None of these

2. Which Indian city hosted the 98th Indian Science Congress In January 2011?

(1) Pune

(2) Kolkata

(3) Chennai

(4) Ahmedabad

(5) None of these

3. Which book is written by Kiran Desai?

(1) Lolita

(2) A village by the sea

(3) My son’s father

(4) Darkness at noon

(5) The Inheritance of loss

4. Insurance Business is regulated by which authority in India?

(1) RBI

(2) AMFI

(3) LIC

(4) IRDA

(5) SEBI

5. Which of the following carries out ‘Open Market Operations’?

(1) Indian Banks Association

(2) SEBI

(3) Stock Exchanges in India

(4) Planning Commission

(5) RBI

6. Which of the following meetings took place in Davos in January 2011?

(1) World Economic Forum

(2) BRIC Summit

(3) G-20

(4) World Trade Organisation

(5) G-8

7. Who won the ‘Man of the tournament’ award of ICC Cricket World Cup-2011?

(1) Mahendra Singh Dhoni

(2) Yuvraj Singh

(3) Zaheer Khan

(4) Tillakaratne Dilshan

(5) None of these

8. Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee presenting the Union Budget 2011-2012 in the Parliament on February 28, 2011, announced a new simplified form ‘_____’ to be introduced to reduce the burden of small tax payers falling within presumptive taxation.

(1) Sulabh

(2) Sugam

(3) Suvidha

(4) Sahara

(5) None of these

9. Who took over as Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Board of India?

(1) Raj Singhania

(2) U.K. Sinha

(3) Arvind Chatwal

(4) D.S. Sharma

(5) None of these

10. Which of the following nations is considered the originator of the concept of the Micro Finance?

(1) India

(2) South Africa

(3) Brazil

(4) Greece

(5) Bangladesh

Answers:

1. (3)   2. (3)   3. (5)   4. (4)   5. (5)   6. (1)   7. (2)   8. (2)   9. (2)   10. (5)



3 Comments

  1. this site is very useful for them who are preparing for bank po as well as bank clerk exam.nice coolection of questions. thank for providing it.

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  2. nice collection

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  3. vry good

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