October (2016) General Knowledge Question Collection for Bank Exam

Dear Readers in this we updated complete General Knowledge question and answers for he purpose of candidates who going to appear Competitive Examination this is really  helpful. IBPS Bank Exam Current Affairs October 2016, TNPSC, UPSC Exam Current Affairs October 2016.

October GK Questions and Anwers


1. Who among the following was appointed as the new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Infosys?
(a) Vivek Sood
(b) Ranganath D Mavinakere
(c) Ganesh Murthi
(d) Ashok Bhandari

2. Which among the following cities hosted the Tenth World Hindi Conference?
(a) Johannesburg
(b) Nagpur
(c) Kanpur
(d) Bhopal

3. Who won the Harvard Humanitarian of the Year Award for 2015?
(a) Kofi Annan
(b) Malala Yousafzai
(c) Kailash Satyarthi
(d) Javier Perez

4. The World Post Day is observed on _________.
(a) 12th October
(b) 9th October
(c) 8th October
(d) 10thOctober

5. Consider the following statements
1. Union Environment Ministry has approved annual plans of National Mission for Green India (GIM) for 4
states.
2. The four states which come under the plan are Tamil Nadu, Mizoram, Manipur and Jharkhand.
3. Perspective Plans (PP) of all four states has total financial outlay of 90,202.68 lakh rupees for a plan period of ten to fifteen years.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?
Codes:
(a) 1 only
(b) 2 and 3
(c) 1 and 3
(d) None of them

6. Match the Awards with the Awardees
1. Svetlana Alexievich a. 2015 Nobel Prize in Physics
2. Marlon James b. Nobel Prize in Literature
3. Arthur B. McDonald c. 2015 Right Livelihood Award & Takaaki Kajita
4. Sheila Watt-Cloutier d. Man Booker Prize 2015
Codes:
1 2 3 4
(a) a b d c
(b) b d a c
(c) c b d a
(d) d a b c

7. Consider the following statements
(1) Renowned scientist Shekhar Basu has been appointed as the Chairman of Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) and Secretary of Department of Atomic Energy (DAE).
(2) He will succeed S K Sinha who retires on 23rd November 2015.
(3) AEC is the governing body of the DAE which is under the direct charge of the President.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?
Codes:
(a) 1 only
(b) 2 and 3 only
(c) 1 and 3 only
(d) Noneof them

8. Consider the following statements
(1) Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis clinched the women's doubles title of the China Tennis Open on 10th October 2015.
(2) This was the duo's sixth title of the season as a team for and fifth title in a row.
(3) Rafael Nadal overcame his nemesis Novak Djokovic with a feisty 7-5, 6-3 victory to reach the ATP China Open final.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?
Codes:
(a) 1 only
(b) 2 and 3 only
(c) 1 and 3 only
(d) None of them

9. Consider the following statements
(1) The Air Force Day 2015 wasobserved across India on 8th October 2015.
(2) This is the 68th celebration of the Day that began in 1947.
(3) The Air Force is commanded by the Air Chief Marshal (ACM), who is the four-star commander and the Chief of Air Staff.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?
Codes:
(a) 1 only
(b) 2 and 3 only
(c) 1 and 3 only
(d) None of them

10. Consider the following statements
(1) German Chancellor Angela Merkel visited India between 4th October and 6th October 2015.
(2) The Indo-German Summit 2015 was held in Mumbai on 6th October 2015.
(3) The Indo-German ICG was co-chaired by President Pranab Mukherjee and his visiting counterpart German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?
Codes:
(a) 1 only
(b) 2 and 3 only
(c) 1 and 3 only
(d) None of them

11. Consider the following statements
(1) Punjab National Bank (PNB) has won the 2015 Beighton Cup hockey tournament.
(2) Beighton Cup of Hockey Instituted in 1859 and is one
of the oldest field hockey tournaments running till date.
(3) It is organised by Punjab Hockey Association (PHA).
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?
Codes:
(a) 1 only
(b) 2 and 3 only
(c) 1 and 3 only
(d) None of them

12. Consider the following statements
(1) Popular micro-blogging site Twitter appointed Dick Costolo as its permanent Chief Executive Officer (CEO) on 5th October 2015.
(2) Costolo has served as interim CEO of Twitter since former CEO Jack Dorsey stepped down on 1st July 2015.
(3) Hoesung Lee of India has been elected Chairman of Inter-governmental Panel for Climate Change (IPCC).
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?
Codes:
(a) 1 only
(b) 2 and 3 only
(c) 1 and 3 only
(d) None of them

13. Consider the following statements

(1) India's first Dolphin Community Reserve is to beset up in Bihar to protect the endangered mammal, Gangetic river dolphins.
(2) The verdict on this issue was taken at a conference of the State Wildlife Board chaired by state Chief Wildlife Warden Azam Zaidi.
(3) The reserve is planned to be set up in the Ganga River between Patna and Sundarbans as per the provisions of Wildlife Protection Act, 1965.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?
Codes:
(a) 1 only
(b) 2 only
(c) 2 and 3 only
(d) None of them

14. Consider the following statements
(1) Renowned Malayalam filmmaker I.V. Sasi awarded with the prestigious J.C. Daniel Award for the year 2014.
(2) Angus Deaton wins the 2015 Nobel Prize in Economics.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?
Codes:
(a) 1 only
(b) 2 only
(c) Neither 1 nor 2
(d) Both 1 and 2

15. Consider the following statements
(1) Ajay Jayaram of India won his maiden title at the 2015 Dutch Open Men's Singles badminton championship.
(2) Rafael Nadal won the China Open Men's Singles 2015 title by defeating of Novak Djokovic.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?
Codes:
(a) 1 only
(b) 2 only
(c) Both 1 and 2
(d) None of them

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