Static GK Quiz for Upcoming Exams Set 244

Static GK Questions for IBPS RRB, IBPS PO/Clerk, RBI Assistant, NIACL, OICL, NABARD, Bank of Baroda and other competitive exams.

  1. The National Film Archive of India is a top level research centre headquartered at_______
    A) Pune
    B) New Delhi
    C) Hyderabad
    D) Mumbai
    E) Lucknow
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      Option A
    Some Extra: National Film Archive of India has headquarters at Pune, Maharashtra, and three regional offices at Bangalore, Calcutta and Thiruvananthapuram
  2. Reykjavik is the capital of which country?
    A) Kuwait
    B) Ireland
    C) Iceland
    D) Croatia
    E) Nigeria
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      Option C
    Some Extra: Currency‎: ‎Icelandic krona‎ (‎ISK‎)
  3. The National Cancer Awareness Day is observed on ___________ in India.
    A) November 7
    B) February 4
    C) December 9
    D) August 8
    E) January 11
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      Option A
    Some Extra: The National Cancer Awareness Day is observed every year in India on November 7 to stress upon the early detection and cure of cancer.
  4. The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) is situated at which of the following places?
    A) Vienna, Austria
    B) Paris, France
    C) New York, United States
    D) Geneva, Switzerland
    E) None of These
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      Option D
    Some Extra: WIPO currently has 191 member states, administers 26 international treaties, and is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. The current Director-General of WIPO is Francis Gurry, who took office on 1 October 2008
  5. Korba Thermal Power Plant is located in which state?
    A) West Bengal
    B) Chhattisgarh
    C) Uttar Pradesh
    D) Jharkhand
    E) Haryana
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      Option B
    Some Extra: Korba Super Thermal Power Plant is located at Jamnipali in Korba district in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh. The power plant is one of the coal-based power plants of National Thermal Power Corporation
  6. The Rajghat Dam on the border of the Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh is situated along which of the given rivers?
    A) Mahanadi
    B) Chambal
    C) Sone
    D) Narmada
    E) Betwa
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      Option E
    Some Extra: The Rajghat Dam is an inter-state dam project of the governments of Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh on the Betwa River
  7. The Ananthapura Lake Temple is located in which Indian state?
    A) Kerala
    B) Tamil Nadu
    C) Odisha
    D) Karnataka
    E) Andhra Pradesh
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      Option A
    Some Extra: Ananthapadmanabhaswamy Temple or Anantha Lake Temple is a Hindu temple built in the middle of a lake in the little village of Ananthapura, around 6 km from the town of Kumbla in Manjeswaram taluk of Kasaragod District of Kerala
  8. The Bannerghatta National Park is situated in which state?
    A) Assam
    B) Jharkhand
    C) Karnataka
    D) Tamil Nadu
    E) Telangana
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      Option C
    Some Extra: Bannerghatta National Park, near Bangalore, Karnataka, was founded in 1970 and declared as a national park in 1974. In 2002 a portion of the park, became a biological reserve, the Bannerghatta Biological Park.
  9. Name the MD & CEO of the Bank of India.
    A) Ravindra Prabhakar Marathe
    B) Dinabandhu Mohapatra
    C) P. S. Jayakumar
    D) Jai Kumar Garg
    E) T N Manoharan
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      Option B
    Some Extra: Headquarter-Mumbai
  10. The ESAF Small Finance Bank has its headquarter in which city?
    A) Mumbai, Maharashtra
    B) Bengaluru, Karnataka
    C) Chennai, Tamilnadu
    D) Thrissur , Kerala
    E) Jalandhar, Punjab
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      Option D
    Some Extra: ESAF Small Finance Bank is a small finance bank promoted by ESAF Microfinance & Investments. It was formed on 10 March 2017 and is headquartered at Thrissur , Kerala.
  11. The Tulihal Airport is situated in which state of India?
    A) Nagaland
    B) Assam
    C) Manipur
    D) Arunachal Pradesh
    E) None of These
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      Option C
    Some Extra: Tulihal Airport, also known as Imphal International Airport, is the second international airport built in the Northeastern region of India in Manipur, after Guwahati, and the third busiest airport in the north east region after Guwahati and Agartala. It is named after king Tikendrajit.
  12. Oyilattam is a popular folk dance form of which state?
    A) Odisha
    B) Tamil Nadu
    C) Kerala
    D) Andhra Pradesh
    E) Karnataka
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      Option B
    Some Extra: Oyilattam is a folk dance with origins in the Madurai region of Tamil Nadu. 
  13. Who is the current Cabinet Minister in the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers?
    A) Ananth Kumar
    B) Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pusapati
    C) Birender Singh
    D) Thawar Chand Gehlot
    E) Anant Geete
    View Answer
      Option A
    Some Extra: The Ministry is headed by Minister of Chemicals and fertilisers. Ananth Kumar is the current minister for the department
  14. 38th parallel is a demarcation line between which countries?
    A) Germany & Poland
    B) France & Germany
    C) USA & Canada
    D) North Korea & South Korea
    E) North Vietnam & South Vietnam
    View Answer
      Option D 
  15. Which Indian city is also nicknamed as the Health Capital of India?
    A) Hyderabad
    B) Mumbai
    C) Kolkata
    D) New Delhi
    E) Chennai
    View Answer
      Option E
    Some Extra: Healthcare in Chennai is provided by both government-run and private hospitals. Chennai attracts about 45 percent of health tourists from abroad arriving in the country and 30 to 40 percent of domestic health tourists. The city has been termed India’s health capital.

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