SBI Clerk General Awareness 2012 Question Paper is provided below for candidates who are preparing for SBI Assistant Clerical Cadre recruitment 2014.SBI Clerk General Awareness 2012 Question paper is provided below along with General Awareness Answers. Out of 200 marks, General Awareness Section consists of 40M.From the following questions; students get an idea on this General Awareness Section. Interested and preparing candidates are requested to go through the SBI Clerk General Awareness 2012 Question paper.
General Awareness Section:
1).Which of the following agencies/organizations has put economic sanctions on Syria
2).Who among the following was elected unanimously as the Secretary General of the UNO for the Second Term?
b).Elien Johnson Sirleaf
c).Hilary R Clinton
3).International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has decided to begin New Round of Negotiations with which of the following nations as it is not satisfied with the previous rounds of discussions?
4).As decided by UNESCO the “International Literacy Day” is observed on which of the following days every year?
e).None of these
5).As per decision taken by the European Union and IMF, which of the following countries will receive a fresh assistance of 100 billion Euro by the year 2014 ?
6).”Kovvada” a town in Andhra Pradesh was in news recently as __________
a).A Nuclear Plant is being developed there
b).Maruti has decided to build a small car plant there
c).RBI is going to establish a New Note Printing Press there
d).An earthquake hit the town in which lot of people died
e).It is the place selected for developing a new Space Research Centre
7).Which of the following is India’s new rating index developed by Ministry of Finance?
8).Very often we read terms “Perform, Achieve and Trade” (PAT) in newspapers/magazines these days.PAT is related to which of the following fields?
b).Indira Awas Yojana
c).Mid Day Meal Scheme
e).National Old Age Pension Scheme
9).Which of the following organizations/agencies has decided to establish a National Innovation Foundation (NIF) to encourage early stage innovations in India?
a).University Grants Commission
b).Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
c).Department of Science & Technology, Government of India
d).Atomic Energy Commission (AEC)
e).Council for Industrial and Scientific Research (CSIR)
10).Which of the following countries is trying to get membership of European Union?
11).The General Elections took place in which of the following countries in January 2012 in which Muslim-Brotherhood party won with crushing majority?
12).Web based complaints redressal system “SCORES” is launched by which of the following organizations/agencies?
a).Ministry of Corporate Affairs
d).State Bank of India
13).Which of the following countries has decided to free political prisoners and pardon them as a measure to adopt democratic reforms?
14).Which of the following books is written by Satish Gujral?
a).A General and His Army
b).A Bend in the River
c).A Secular Agenda
d).A Brush with Life
e).Best and the Brightest
15).Sri Jatin Das was awarded Padma Bhushan in January 2012,is a famous _________
16).The Economy in which there is a mixture of Public Sector and Private sector both, is called _____
d).Free Trade Economy
17).Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to give a loan of US $ million to India to construct which of the following?
a).Roads in Naxal hit areas
b).Railway track in North Eastern states
c).Railway Phataks at unmanned crossings
d).Six bridges over river Kali which is known as “Sorrow of Bihar”
e).School buildings in villages of Odisha
18).Robert Rock of England recently won an International sports event held in Abu Dhabi. He is a well known _______
c).Lawn Tennis Player
d).Table Tennis Player
19).Which of the following teams won the Ranji Trophy Final played in January 2012?
20).As per new estimate what is per capita income in India? (Per annum)
c).More than Rs.50, 000/- but less than Rs.58, 000/-
e).More than Rs.75, 000/- but less than Rs.1 Lac
21).The Reserve Bank of India does NOT decide the ___________
a).Rate of Repo and Reverse Repo
b).Marginal Standing Facility Rates
d).Rate of Dearness Allowance to Govt.Employees
e).Statutory Liquidity Ratio
22).What does the letter “P” denote in the term “PAN” as used in financial transactions?
23).Daniel Ortega is the present President of ________
e).None of these
24).Which of the following films was adjudged Best film at the 57th Film fare Award Function held in January 2012?
c).Stanley Ka Dabba
e).Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
25).Which of the following nations has said that it will block Strait of Hormuz if prevented from sale of oil and petroleum to other countries?
26).Thomas Cup is associated with the game of ________
27).MCX is the index of which of the following stock exchanges in India?
a).National Stock Exchange
b).Bombay Stock Exchange
c).Delhi Stock Exchange
d).Kolkata Stock Exchange
e).Multi Commodity Stock Exchange
28).Ma Ying-jeou is the present President of _______
29).which of the following is the currency used in Brazil?
30).Which of the following will be the venue of the World Athletic Championship to be organized in 2017?
31).Which of the following terms is used in Botany?
32).”Nirmal Gram Puraskar” is an incentive to promote ________
a).Good attendance in Schools
b).Total Sanitation in Villages
c).Free and Compulsory Education
d).Awareness towards women Empowerment
e).All of these
33).Which of the following is NOT a Financial Institute/Agency?
34).Which of the following books is written by Chetan Bhagat?
a).A General and His Army
b).A Possible India
35).Which of the following is NOT a famous cricket ground/stadium for International Matches?
e).Jantar Mantar Ground
36).Which of the following combinations of players and the games they play is NOT correct ?
a).V V S Laxman-Cricket
37).Which of the following awards is given for exemplary contribution in the area of science & technology?
d).Dada Saheb Phalke Award
e).Shanti Swarup Bhatngar Award
38).Which of the following terms is NOT used in banking/finance?
d).Net Demand & Time Liability
39).Who among the following was awarded Sahitya Akademi Award for the year 2011?
40).Victoria Azarenka won Australian Open Women’s Single Tennis Tournament 2012 by defeating _____
d).Bethanie Mattek Sands
6).a-A Nuclear plant is being developed there
9).c-Department of Science & Technology, Government of India
12).a-Ministry of Corporate Affairs
14).d-A Brush with Life
17).b-Railway track in North Eastern states
20).c-More than Rs.50, 000/- but less than Rs.58, 000/-
21).d-Rate of Dearness Allowance to Govt.Employees
27).e-Multi Commodity Stock Exchange
32).b-Total Sanitation in Villages
35).e-Jantar Mantar Ground
37).e-Shanti Swarup Bhatngar Award