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As you Know, the “ IBPS PO Mains Examination 2021-2022” was conducted across the country on 22nd January 2021. Affairscloud Team has provided the complete set of General Awareness Questions asked in the IBPS PO Mains Examination 2021-2022 in the post below. We hope Aspirants have performed well in the exam.

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GA Questions asked in Exam 40Q :  Collected 37 – Covered 27  – Level: Moderate

Current Affairs –  29 Questions

  • Covered – 21
  • Not Covered – 8 (Q11, Q12, Q18, Q20, Q21, Q22, Q27 & Q30)
  • Note: Most of the Questions are from Last 1 months.

Current Static GK –  4 Questions

  • Covered – 4

Static GK –  5 Questions

  • Covered – 3
  • Not Covered – 2 (Q16 & Q31)

*Total Number Question Covered in APP Quiz : 15

Q1. In December 2021, SEBI issued new rules as per which Companies listed under NSE Prime need to have at least ____ public shareholding against the previous 25%. – 40%
App Quiz- ACT Dec 23 2021 – Q5

Q2. Who recently became the Chairperson of IN-SPACe? -Pawan Kumar Goenka
App Quiz- ACT Sept 18 2021- Q16

Q3. Which company partnered with Paytm Payment Bank to offer international fund transfer through full KYC-compliant Paytm wallets? -MoneyGram
App Quiz- ACT Dec 24 2021 – Q4

Q4. In December 2021, James Webb Space Telescope, which was launched using an Ariane-5 rocket, reached its final destination of _______ away from Earth. 15,00,000 kms (1.5 million Kms)
App Quiz- ACT Dec 28 2021 – Q14

Q5. RBI extended the validity of its directions for the scam-hit Punjab and Maharashtra Cooperative (PMC) Bank from January 1, 2022 to ___________. -March 31, 2022
App Quiz- ACT Dec 30 2021 – Q7

Q6. Centre Constitutes Delimitation Commission headed by. -Ranjana Prakash Desai

Q7. In December 2021, the Department of Atomic Energy announced the Parliament, on plans to increase India’s Nuclear Power capacity from the present ______ to 22,480 MW by 2031. -6,780 MW

Q8. In December 2021, Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) acquired 84 acres of land covering the historic monument ‘Bibi-ka-Maqbara’, referred to as the replica of Taj Mahal. In which state the monument is located? -Maharashtra

Q9. When was the 1st time in the history of India’s legislative Assembly, the Union Budget was presented on 1st February ahead of its usual March release? -2017
App Quiz- 91st Union Budget – Q55

Q10. Which of the following is NOT a component of the central sector umbrella scheme – Pradhan Mantri Kisan Sampada Yojana (PMKSY) 2016-17?
A) Mega Food Parks
B) Operation greens
C) Infrastructure for Argo-processing clusters
D) Creation of Backward and Forward Linkages
E) Food Safety and Quality Assurance Infrastructure
Ans -B) Operation Greens

Q11. Which method of Auctioning was preferred by SBI & Union Bank for NPA auctioning of KSK Mahanadi Power loans? Swiss Challenge
Content- Not Covered

Q12. In December 2021, there was an announcement to sell 6% stake through IPO in _______, a Mutual Funds company that was formed by a Joint Venture with France’s Amundi Asset Management –SBI Mutual Fund
Content- Not Covered

Q13. ‘Tansen Samaroh’, a Classical Music Festival, is annually held in which city? -Gwalior
App Quiz- ACT Dec 28 2021 – Q30

Q14. Identify the points that are correct with respect to the Central Govt’s Incentive Scheme to Promote RuPayDebit cards and BHIM-UPI Transaction.
A) The duration of the proposed scheme is one year, w.e.f. April 01, 2021.
B) The Scheme is announced with an estimated financial outlay of Rs. 2000 crores
C) The Scheme is applicable to the Banks having operations in India and transactions done in India.
D) The operational guideline for implementation of the scheme will be issued to the acquiring banks by Ministry of Finance
Ans – Only A & C are correct (Outlay – Rs 1,300 crore; Implemented – Ministry of Electronics & IT)
App Quiz- ACT Dec 17 2021 – Q2

Q15. In December 2021, HSBC Asset Management(India) acquired 100% stakes of equity shares of __________ for a total cost of _______. -L&T Investment Management; USD 425 million
App Quiz- ACT Dec 25 2021 – Q12

Q16. Who authored the book, “The Da Vinci Code”? -Dan Brown
Content- Not Covered

Q17. Which of the following states is NOT one among the Top 5 performers in the Overall Performance (Large States) as per the 4th Edition of State Health Index 2019-2020 released by NITI Aayog?Karnataka

Q18. As per the new SEBI guidelines on Book-built issues opening in IPO, what portion of the Non-Institutional Investors (NII) will be reserved for applicants with application size of more than Rs 10 lakh rupees. – 1/3rd
Content- Not Covered

Q19. Which one of the following is NOT among the Top 5 performers in the CFTI category in the 2021 ARIIA report released by the Ministry of Education?IIT Kharagpur

Q20. Which Organisation recently (in Dec’21) announced to set up a sophisticated Semiconductor chip & glass manufacturing ecosystem in India worth Rs 60,000 crore over the next three years? -Vedanta
Content-Not Covered

Q21. Name the Bank that launched ‘Namaste UK’ account to Indian Professionals on long term visas to Britain providing banking services in the UK before they leave India. -SBI
Content- Not Covered

Q22. What is the Operational range of the Pralay Missile by DRDO? -150 to 500 kms
Topic Name- Science & Technology
Content- News covered but provided incorrect information as some of the important news sites has provided 350km as the minimum range, we assure this won’t happen in future.

Q23. U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) approved financing for First Solar, Inc. for its vertically integrated photovoltaic (PV) solar module manufacturing facility at _______. -Tamil Nadu
App Quiz- ACT July 31 2021 – Q 23

Q24. What is Union Bank of India’s rank in EASE 4.0 Reforms Index for Q1 FY22 released by the Indian Banks’ Association (IBA)? -3rd

Q25. H-1b Visa approval rate in FY21 reached its highest mark in a decade. Name the country that issues the H-1b Visas. -US 
Content- Not Covered, Added in Nov 2021 Excluded News

Q26. Hindustan Unilever Limited’s Chairman Sanjiv Mehta recently got appointed as the President of which organisation? -FICCI
App Quiz- ACT Dec 11 2021 – Q14

Q27. Name the Bank that recently became the 2nd largest Merchant Acquiring Bank by installing over 2 lakh PoS Machines in 2021. -Axis Bank
Content- Not Covered

Q28. Loans provided under Stand-Up India Scheme are repayable by _____ with a maximum moratorium period of 18 months. -7 years

Q29. How many Lok Sabha Sessions are normally conducted in a year? -3 (Budget, Monsoon, Winter)
App Quiz- ACT Nov 28 & 28 2021 – Q30

Q30. How many households will be benefited through the Gram Ujala programme of CESL that targets to distribute 10 million LED Bulbs by 31st March 2022? -2 million
Content-Not Covered

Q31. Who Chaired RBI’s Expert Committee to Review Governance of Boards in India? -PJ Nayak

Q32. What does the first 2 digits represent in the newly introduced BH Series Number plate that was launched by MoRTH for Non-transport vehicles? -Registration Year
Content- Information Covered in Image, We Affairscloud apologized for not providing the information in the content.

Q33. ______ is India’s first credit rating agency, incorporated in 1987. -CRISIL

Q34. Name the Organisation that partnered to introduce a tokenization facility for Rupay card holders. -NPCI

Q35. Which bank recently became the 1st Indian bank to go live on UPI for Cross Border Payments/NRI Remittances? -IndusInd Bank
App Quiz- ACT Dec 28 2021 – Q5

Q36. In December 2021, SBI acquired a minority stake in JSW Cement for Rs 100 crore through CCPS. What does CCPS stand for? –Compulsorily Convertible Preference Shares (CCPS)
App Quiz- ACT Dec 22 2021 – Q15

Q37. What was the Total Financial Outlay approved by the Union Cabinet under the PLI scheme to promote Semiconductor Manufacturing in India? -Rs. 76,000 crores 
App Quiz- ACT Dec 17 2021 – Q2