GK questions asked in NABARD Grade ‘A’ Exam 2017

NABARD conducted the preliminary examination for the Assistant Manager Grade A post successfully.  Gk questions asked in the NABARD exam were of Moderate level. The question covers topics like agriculture, Union Budget, National and International current events etc.

Created On: Aug 8, 2017 16:34 IST
Modified On: Aug 10, 2017 12:33 IST
GK Question asked in NABARD Exam 2017
GK Question asked in NABARD Exam 2017

The Preliminary examination of Assistant Manager in NABARD Grade ‘A’ exam in successfully held on 5th August. Here are some General Awareness questions asked in the examination.


  1. Casini spacecraft is launched by – NASA
  2. Education Policy Committee is  headed by – Krishnaswamy Kasturirangan
  3. Lead banking Scheme was introduced in the year– 1969
  4. Headquarters of World Bank – Washington, D.C., US
  5. Institute (IRRI) as a part of the South Asia Regional Centre situated on the campus of National Seed Research and Training Centre (NSRTC) in – Varanasi
  6. China naval base in Africa is located at – Djibouti
  7. At present the authorised capital of NABARD is Rs 5,000 crore and there is a proposal to increase it to - Rs 30,000 crore
  8. India’s rank in United Nations Development Programme-131
  9. Railway SAATHI Project – Wi-Fi hotspots
  10. Inter-governmental body responsible for promoting and protecting human rights around the world – United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC)
  11. World Food Summit 2017 will be held in – New Delhi
  12. Who is Nar Bahadur Bhandari – Former CM of Sikkim
  13. Headquarter of IUCN(International Union for Conservation of Nature) – Gland, Switzerland
  14. The city which declared India’s first heritage city by UNESCO – Ahmedabad
  15. Women cricketer who scored 6000 runs – Mithali Raj
  16. In SAARTHI app S stands for – Synergised Advanced Application Rail Travel Help and Information
  17. Full form of PLSS – Public Land Survey System
  18. First open defecation free city – Indore
  19. Rewa Solar Plant –  MP
  20. International Youth Day  is celebrated on– 12th August
  21. MA Chidambaram Stadium is located in – Chennai, TN
  22. Rowa wildlife sanctuary  is in which state– Tripura
  23. India’s longest bridge Dhola- shadiya in situated in – Assam
  24. Bhimketa caves is located in– Madhya Pradesh
  25. The state Government which launched ‘Elevate-100 scheme’ for start ups – Karnataka
  26. Budget allocation amount for Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana is  – Rs 9000 crore
  27. World Humanitarian Day is celebrated on– Aug 19
  28. Nashik is situated on banks of the  river – Godavari
  29. Dandeli Tiger Reserve is located in  – Karnataka
  30. Rupesh Shah  is associated with which game– Billiards
  31. India’s rank in 2017 Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) Index – 116
  32. Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana will benefit youth of India and make them the most employable and with better skill sets by the year  – 2022
  33. The city Cuttack is located on the banks of the river – Mahanadi
  34. Chepauk Cricket stadium is in – Chennai
  35. Indian Institute of Liver and Digestive Sciences – West Bengal
  36. India largest commodity exchange – MCX
  37. Head quarter of OHCR (Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights)  – Geneva
  38. Function of IMF – To maintain Balance of Payments (BoP)
  39. Y20 Spacecraft is launched by – China
  40. FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization ) Headquarter – Rome, Italy
  41. G77 Meeting 2017 venue- New York.
  42. NFSM Full Form – National Food Security Mission
  43. First Agricultural University in India- G. B. Pant University
  44. NASA and ISRO aperture –  NISAR(NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Rada)
  45. PM Mudra Yojana is associated with– MSME sector
  46. SAARC HQ- Thimpu, Bhutan
  47. Which of the following is not a part of World Bank Group? – BIS(Bank for International Settlements) 
  48. Which country will host Theatre Olympics 2018 – India
  49. For Horticultural crops the  premium paid by farmers  – 5%
  50. BRICS Environment working group meeting was held in– Tenjin,China
  51. G20 summit 2017 held in – Hamburg, Germany
  52. Ray Phiri, a musician recently passed away belongs to – South Africa
  53. The government linked how many wholesale mandis in India with the electronic national agriculture market (e-NAM) to ensure that farmers get better rates for their produce AM(National Agriculture Market) – 585
  54. Vaccine can protect against the sexually transmitted infection – Gonorrhoea
  55. In Malabar naval exercise which is considered as 3rd Country – Japan
  56. SDG target year – 2030
  57. Base year was  changed in the year – 2011-2012
  58. As per Economic survey, The Indian economy is projected to grow  in 2017-18– 6.75 to 7.5 per cent
  59. Railways launched an app, SAARTHI. What does 'S' stand for?-  S-Synergised,  SAARTHI (synergised advanced application rail travel help and information)
  60. In 'ELSS', 'E' stand for- Equity
  61. Name of the former Chief Minister of Assam, who passed away recently.- Gopinath Bordoloi
  62. Agriculture growth in the year 2015-16 – 1.2%
  63. FDI in India in the year 2016 to touch – 46 billion USD
  64. UBI Full Form – Universal Basic Income
  65. ICAR founded in the year-1929
  66. Swaranjayanti Yojana renamed to NRLM in which year?-2011
  67. The surface to air missile, 'Spyder' test fired from- Odisha
  68. The premium rate for Rabi Crop for the year 2016-1.5%
  69. The optimum temperature for rice cultivation is between-  25°C and 35°C
  70. As per NABARD, Loan Repayment period for Poultry Broiler Farming is -6 to 8 years

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