Banking Awareness Set 50 (Small Savings Schemes-2)

Banking Awareness Questions on Small Saving Schemes based on updated information, applicable from July-September 2017. Small Saving Account Banking Awareness Question

  1. What is the interest payable in Senior Citizen Savings Scheme (SCSS) Account?
    A) 8.5%
    B) 8.4%
    C) 8.3%
    D) 8.2%
    View Answer
    Option C
  2. What is the minimum deposit required under Senior Citizen Savings Scheme (SCSS) Account?
    A) Rs 500
    B) Rs 1,000
    C) Rs 5,000
    D) Rs 10,000
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation
    : Rs 1,000
  3. What is the maximum deposit allowed under Senior Citizen Savings Scheme (SCSS) Account?
    A) Rs 5 lakh
    B) Rs 10 lakh
    C) Rs 15 lakh
    D) Rs 20 lakh
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation
    : Rs 15 lakh
  4. What is the minimum maturity period of Senior Citizen Savings Scheme (SCSS) Account?
    A) 3 years
    B) 5 years
    C) 8 years
    D) 10 years
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Maturity period is 5 years. After maturity, the account can be extended for further three years within one year of the maturity
  5. Deposit above what amount cannot be made in cash under Senior Citizen Savings Scheme (SCSS) Account?
    A) Rs 50,000
    B) Rs 1,00,000
    C) Rs 1,50,000
    D) Rs 2,00,000
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation
    : Account can be opened by cash for the amount below INR 1 lakh and for INR 1 Lakh and above by cheque only.
  6. What is the interest rate under Sukanya Samriddhi Accounts?
    A) 8.0 %
    B) 8.1 %
    C) 8.3 %
    D) 8.4 %
    View Answer
    Option C
     
  7. What is the minimum deposit required under Sukanya Samriddhi Scheme Accounts in a financial year?
    A) Rs 500
    B) Rs 1,000
    C) Rs 5,000
    D) Rs 10,000
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation
    : Rs 1,000
  8. What is the maximum deposit allowed under Sukanya Samriddhi Scheme Accounts in a financial year?
    A) Rs 1,00,000
    B) Rs 1,50,000
    C) Rs 2,00,000
    D) Rs 10,00,000
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation
    : INR. 1,50,000/- in a financial year.
  9. Sukanya Samriddhi Accounts cannot be opened for a girl child with age greater than ____ .
    A) 5 years
    B) 6 years
    C) 8 years
    D) 10 years
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation
    : 10 years
  10. Under Sukanya Samriddhi Account Scheme partial withdrawal, maximum up to 50% of balance standing at the end of the preceding financial year can be taken after Account holder’s attaining age of ______
    A) 10 years
    B) 15 years
    C) 16 years
    D) 18 years
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation
    : 18 years

 

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  1. sachin shukla@ my turn 2017

    thanku.

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