XAT GK Questions set 2

1. Repo rate – 5.25%.(Very Recently Rbi(July 2nd) has increased the base rates by 25 basis points(i.e Repo rate & Reverse repo rate).Now its is 5.5% and 4% respectively.., but the question paper is prepared before a month so the answer would be 5.25%.)
2. Food Inflation in 2009-10 – 17%.
3. South Africa Currency – Rand.(Countries, Currencies, President’s/PM’s)
4. GDP – Gross Domestic Product.(Financial& Banking Acronyms)
5. 2012 Olympics will be held in – London.
6. Earth Day is observes on – April 22nd.(Important Days)
7. NBFC – Non banking finance company.
8. India – Palestine – Wets Asia conflict.
9. Bear and Bulls related to – Stock Market.
10. Special Drawing Rights issued by – IMF.
11. Term used in Hockey – Penalty Corner.
12. Economic Survey is done for the year – 2009-10.
13. Which country facing Crisis in Europe – Greece.
14. Women’s Reservation in state assemblies – 33%.
15. Base rate will be implemented from – July 2010.
16. Scheme related to Rural Health Scheme – NHRM.
17. Who is not related to famous author – M F Hussain.
18. India Bangladesh power plant in which city – Khulna.
19. WADI in West Bengal – tribal development programme.
20. Chairman of 13th finance commission – Vijay Kelkar.
21. Player associated with women’s cricket – Mithali Raj.
22. India and Saudi Arabia signed pacts in – Energy Sector.
23. Which country is not playing International cricket – China.
24. First woman president of Costa Rica – Laura Chinchilla.
25. Government has granted 1,200 crore to – Bundelkhand region.
26. Viktor Yanukovych has been elected as – President of Ukraine.
27. Banking services to rural people termed as – Financial Inclusion.
28. To which country India has given 1billion US dollars – Bangladesh.
29. Teams played in IPL final – Chennai Super Kings vs Mumbai Indians.
30. Which of the following is not related to banking and finance – Cell fusion.
31. Which country has reservation in parliament for women like India – France.
32. Who presented the Union budget 2010-11 in parliament – Pranab Mukherjee
33. Recently which country celebrated Rabindranath Tagore birthday – China.
34. Which of the following award is not given in the not the field of literature – Arjuna Awards.
35. Which country objected the meeting between Dalai Lama and Barack Obama – China.
36. Which of the following told government must cut its fiscal deficit to 3% – 13th Finance Commission.
37. Ela Bhatt chosen for Niwano Peace Prize, she is from which Organisation – SEWA.
38. Which of the following is a book written by R K Narayan – The World of Nagaraj.
39. Who won the best male actor in 55th Film fare awards – Amitabh bachchan.
40. The details of the companies financial position in the annual report of a company is known as – balance sheet.
41. Which of the following cup is not related to Cricket – Scindia Gold cup.
42. Question on Right to Education.
43. Question on Union budget 2010-11.

XAT GK Questions set 2