Current Affairs Quiz for Upcoming IBPS Exams - Set 2 - July, 2017

Current Affairs Quiz for Upcoming IBPS Exams - Set 1 - July, 2017

Hello and welcome to exampundit. From July, 2017, every update of current affairs is extremely important for the upcoming IBPS RRB OS-I, IBPS RRB Office Assistant, IBPS PO & Clerk exams. So we will be sharing current affairs quiz on a regular basis.


Q 1. Which of the following nation did recently approve Same-sex marriages in the country?
1) France
2) Germany
3) Denmark
4) Croatia
5) Italy


Q 2. Which of the following micro-financial institute did recently launch a cashless programme named “Saathi”?
1) Sambandh Finserv Pvt Ltd
2) Samasta Micro Finance Ltd
3) Sahayog Microfinance Limited
4) Svatantra Microfin Pvt. Ltd
5) Muthoot Fincorp Ltd


Q 3. Union Ministry has recently launched a mobile app and web portal for tracking and managing merit order dispatch of power named “MERIT”. According to the government, would entail savings of close to Rs 20,000 crore to consumers in the coming ________.
1) 5 years
2) 7 years
3) 3 years
4) 10 years
5) 8 years


Q 4. 5th Meeting of BRICS Ministers of Education was held in _____________.
1) Shanghai, China
2) Sao Paolo, Brazil
3) Moscow, Russia
4) New Delhi, India
5) None of the above


Q 5. 999: The world's oldest emergency services phone number was launched in the year of __________.
1) 1938
2) 1939
3) 1937
4) 1936
5) 1940


Q 6. Who won the Eastbourne International Men’s Singles title 2017?
1) Rafael Nadal
2) Andy Murray
3) Stan Wawrinka
4) Novak Djokovic
5) Juan Del Porto


Q 7. 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup was held in ___________.
1) Germany
2) Chile
3) France
4) Mexico
5) Russia


Q 8. The Law Commission of India submitted a report called ‘Compulsory Registration of Marriages’ submitted to the Government under the Chairmanship of Dr. Justice B S Chauhan. It is the ____ report of Law Commission.
1) 250th
2) 270th
3) 275th
4) 300th
5) 200th


Q 9. Catherine Marchi-Uhel was recently appointed to lead UN Syria war crimes probe. She is a judge from _______.
1) France
2) Germany
3) Denmark
4) Finland
5) Spain


Q 10. Reserve Bank of India has capped the customer liability at Rs 25,000 if they report unauthorised transactions within ________.
1) 3 working days
2) 5 working days
3) 7 working days
4) 10 working days
5) None of the above


Q 11. With which of the following banks did EPFO NOT sign any agreement for collection of provident fund dues from employers and payments to its subscribers?
1) Bank of Baroda
2) Axis Bank
3) Kotak Mahindra Bank
4) Yes Bank
5) HDFC Bank



Q 12. The National Book Trust (NBT) recently launched the Har Haath Ek Kitaab (One Book for Every Hand) scheme. The scheme allows the people to make donations to children, between the ages of ___________, in the form of books with a simple method.
1) 5 to 12
2) 6 to 15
3) 6 to 12
4) 5 to 15
5) 5 to 10







Answers & Explanations


Q 1. (2) The Parliament of Germany in June 2017 voted by a wide margin to legalise same-sex marriage.

Q 2. (4) Svatantra has launched an app, an end-to-end cashless solution called Saathi, for an entire spectrum of operations in areas such as loan originating system, loan management system and collections.

Q 3. (1)

Q 4. (5) The Beijing Declaration on Education was adopted during the 5th Meeting of BRICS Ministers of Education in Beijing, China on 5 July 2017.

Q 5. (3) The world’s oldest emergency helpline number 999 on 2 July 2017 completed 80 years (1937) of its services in the United Kingdom.

Q 6. (4) Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic on 1 July 2017 defeated France's Gael Monfils to clinch the Eastbourne International Men’s Singles title.

Q 7. (5)

Q 8. (2)

Q 9. (1) The United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on 3 July 2017 appointed a French legal expert and former judge Catherine Marchi-Uhel as the head of the independent panel to assist in the investigation and prosecution of those responsible for most serious violations of international law in Syria.

Q 10. (3) Reserve Bank of India has capped the customer liability at Rs 25,000 if they report unauthorised transactions within seven working days. RBI said customers can’t be made liable at all if they notify the bank within three working days of the transaction.

Q 11. (4) The Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) on 5 July 2017 inked an agreement with four private banks and Bank of Baroda for collection of provident fund dues from employers and payments to its subscribers. It is the first time that the EPFO has tied up with private banks. These four banks are ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank, Axis Bank and Kotak Mahindra Bank.

Q 12. (3) The National Book Trust (NBT) recently launched the Har Haath Ek Kitaab (One Book for Every Hand) scheme. The scheme allows the people to make donations to children, between the ages of six and 12, in the form of books with a simple method.









Sponsored




Regards



Team ExamPundit

0 comments