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    Visitor No:  3862717 Dated : 25:Apr:2015   
Ques. : 1   The RBI has overhauled the priority sector lending targets and now banks have to lend what per cent of their credit to small and marginal farmers, defined as farmers having less than two hectares of land?
1) 8 per cent 2) 7.5 per cent
3) 10 per cent 4) 12 per cent
5) 9 per cent Show Answer
Ques. : 2   Which of the following countries has been ranked on top in the 2015 World Happiness Report? It is the third annual report that seeks to quantify and explain happiness in 158 countries.
1) Canada 2) Norway
3) Denmark 4) India
5) Switzerland Show Answer
Ques. : 3   Armenia marked the centenary of the Ottoman massacre of up to 1.5 million people on 24 Apr. The capital city of Armenia is
1) Yerevan 2) Zagreb
3) Tbilisi 4) Baku
5) None of these Show Answer
Ques. : 4   25 Apr is commemorated every year as
1) World Malaria Day 2) World AIDS Day
3) World Tuberculosis Day 4) World Typhoid Day
5) World Diarrhea Day Show Answer
Ques. : 5   In an overhaul of the priority sector lending targets, the RBI has said that foreign banks with less than 20 branches will have to lend __________of their net credit to the priority sector. They have to do so by the end of fiscal year 2020.
1) 20 per cent 2) 31 per cent
3) 42 per cent 4) 40 per cent
5) 45 per cent Show Answer
Ques. : 6   Calbuco volcano erupts in which of the following countries recently for the first time in more than 42 years?
1) Australia 2) Cameroon
3) Chile 4) Argentina
5) Spain Show Answer
Ques. : 7   India on 9 Apr delivered three Cheetal helicopters to which of the following countries? These are unarmed choppers and have a utility role
1) Sri Lanka 2) Nepal
3) Bangladesh 4) Afghanistan
5) Myanmar Show Answer
Ques. : 8   After a long gap (36 years), a private member’s Bill was on 24 Apr passed by the Rajya Sabha. This private bill moved by Tiruchi Siva (DMK) seeks to protect the rights of
1) tribals on the land 2) transgenders
3) juvenile offenders 4) mentally retard people
5) None of these Show Answer
Ques. : 9   The govt has allowed retirement fund body EPFO to invest what per cent of its corpus in exchange traded funds recently?
1) 2 per cent 2) 3 per cent
3) 5 per cent 4) 8 per cent
5) 10 per cent Show Answer
Ques. : 10   Earth Day is an annual event, celebrated on
1) 12 Apr 2) 22 Apr
3) 23 Apr 4) 25 Apr
5) 26 Apr Show Answer