SBI PO Special 2016 General Current Affairs Questions Test

1. The 2nd BRICS Youth Summit was held in July 2016 at which location?
1) New Delhi
2) Kolkata
3) Guwahati
4) Jaipur
5) Visakhapatnam



2. Who won the men's singles title at the Canada Open Grand Prix badminton tournament on July 3, 2016?
1) Parupalli Kashyap
2) B. Sai Praneeth
3) B. Sumeeth Reddy
4) H.S. Prannoy
5) Kidambi Srikanth



3. Who was named global Goodwill Ambassador for UN Women in June 2016?
1) Julian Moore
2) Emma Stone
3) Anne Hathaway
4) Julia Roberts
5) Jennifer Lawrence



4. Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared which of the following States as the first Organic State in India in January 2016?
1) Arunachal Pradesh
2) Kerala
3) Assam
4) Sikkim
5) Odisha



5. Who was appointed the new Registrar General and Census Commissioner in January 2016?
1) Atul Sobti
2) Kunal Shah
3) Jaideep Sarkar
4) Ramesh Chand
5) Sailesh



6. Who took charge as the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)?
1) Raymond Benjamin
2) Edouard Dayan
3) Filippo Grandi
4) Francis Gurry
5) Jacques Diouf



7. Pavel Filip assumed office as the Prime Minister of which of the following European countries?
1) Ukraine
2) Romania
3) Latvia
4) Moldova
5) Lithuania



8. Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa became the President of which of the following European countries?
1) Portugal
2) Bulgaria
3) Spain
4) Poland
5) France



9. Who is the present Chairman of Competition Commission of India?
1) Ashok Chawla
2) Ashok Lahiri
3) Devender Kumar Sikri
4) Aravind Mayaram
5) None of these



10. How many Pacific Rim countries signed Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement in Auckland, New Zealand?
1) 11
2) 12
3) 13
4) 14
5) 15



11. Who won the Australian Open 2016 men's singles tennis title?
1) Andy Murray
2) Stanislas Wawrinka
3) Novak Djokovic
4) David Ferrer
5) Roger Federer



12. The India-Swiss pair of Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis won the Australian Open tennis women's doubles title in January 2016. In the final they defeated Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka of?
1) Brazil
2) Czech Republic
3) Russia
4) Romania
5) Slovakia



13. Dinesh Sharma has been elected to the Board of Directors of?
1) Asian Development Bank
2) New Development Bank
3) Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
4) World Bank
5) International Monetary Fund



14. Fraudsters using phone to collect personal information to commit fraud is termed as?
1) Stalking
2) Pharming
3) Skimming
4) Vishing
5) Whaling



15. Mumbai school cricketer Pranav Dhanawade scored a World Record unbeaten 1009 runs off how many balls?
1) 396
2) 443
3) 446
4) 381
5) 323



16. Which of the following is India's first credit information company founded in 2000?
1) ICRA
2) CARE
3) CIBIL
4) CRISIL
5) None of these



17. PMKSY is a scheme that has an outlay of Rs. 50,000 crore over a period of five years. Its main objective is development of?
1) Village infrastructure
2) Village industries
3) Rural housing
4) Irrigation
5) Village roads



18. Which State government has launched ABAAS, a new policy for housing for all in urban areas?
1) Odisha
2) West Bengal
3) Bihar
4) Madhya Pradesh
5) Jharkhand



19. The Indirasagar Dam is a multipurpose project of Madhya Pradesh on which of the following rivers?
1) Tapti
2) Narmada
3) Betwa
4) Chambal
5) Mahanadi



20. What is the annual premium in the Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyothi Bima Yojana (PMJJBY)?
1) Rs. 365
2) Rs. 366
3) Rs. 400
4) Rs. 330
5) Rs. 350


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