January 09, 2017

Banking Awareness #6 for India Post Payments Bank Mains Exam

Banking Awareness IBPS, SBI, RBI, LIC, IPPB Exams


  1. What is the first bank to open a branch outside India?
  2. Which bank was formed on the efforts of Lala Lajpat Rai?
  3. International Monetary Fund and World Bank are together known as _____.
  4. Expand IBRD.
  5. When was International Monetary Fund founded?
  6. What is the Head Quarters of World Bank?
  7. Which organisation publishes World Economic Outlook?
  8. Which is the oldest Joint Stock Bank?
  9. What is the central Bank of Nepal?
  10. Where is the Head Office of the central bank of Australia located?
  11. When was Kisan Credit Card introduced in the banks?
    Banking Awareness for India Post Payments Bank Mains Exam
  12. Which organisation initiated the launch of RuPay card in India?
  13. What is the rank of India in the world having domestic payment gateway system(RuPay)?
  14. What is the Head Quarters of National Payments Corporation of India?
  15. Expand UIDAI.

Answers

  1. Bank of India
  2. Punjab National Bank
  3. Bretton Woods institutions
  4. International Bank for Reconstruction and Development
  5. December 1945
  6. Washington D.C.
  7. International Monetary Fund
  8. Allahabad Bank
  9. Nepal Rashtra Bank
  10. Sydney
  11. August 1998
  12. National Payments Corporation of India
  13. Sixth
  14. Mumbai
  15. Unique Identification Authority of India
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English - Vocabulary for IBPS PO & Clerk #5

English Vocabulary for IBPS, SBI, LIC, RBI, IPPB exams

Words, their meanings and Synonyms and Antonyms and also, the usage of the word in a sentence. Try to frame as many example sentences as you can, on your own, using the words given below.

Baffle

Meaning To confuse; To frustrate
Synonyms Perplex; Amaze; Befuddle; Confound; Confuse; Daze; Elude; Embarrass; Muddle;
Antonyms Enlighten; Explain; Clear up; Assist; Encourage; Abet; Support;
Example India is such a leader in health and technology, it is baffling that they continue to report the highest rates of TB and MDR-TB in the world.

Abdicate

Meaning To renounce; To give up; (power or position)
Synonyms Abandon; Abjure; Abnegate; Forgo; Drop; Quit; resign; Retire; Withdraw; Step down; Waive;
Antonyms Assert; Assume; Claim; Defend; Remain; Usurp; Hold; Treasure; Retain;
Example India is clearly abdicating its responsibility on TB-front, and other countries have noticed this and are not happy about it.

Vice

Meaning An immoral or evil habit;
Synonyms Sin; Bad habit; Carnality; Corruption; Debauchery; Evil; Ill; Lechery; Maleficence; Perversion; Squalor; Wrong; Defect;
Antonyms Virtue; Propriety; Strength; Accordance; Aptness; Concord; Decorum; Ethicality; 
Example The secret vices and corruption of citizens are announced one by one, day after day.

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Maim

Meaning To impair; Make defective; A physical injury;
Synonyms Cripple; Crush; Batter; Castrate; Disqualify; Hamstring; Mayhem; Spoil; Truncate; Mutilate; 
Antonyms Aid; Cure; Heal; Help; Repair; Alleviate; Assist; Redress; Fix;
Example Aslam’s fiction is about the human impulse to create — and how it repeatedly comes up against the equally human tendency to restrict, maim, and destroy.

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Hostility

Meaning Opposed in feeling, action or character;
Synonyms Meanness; Antagonism; Bellicosity; Enmity; Grudge; Hatred; Detestation; Belligerence; Inimicality; Virulence;
Antonyms Friendship; Agreeableness; Kindness; Affability; Bonhomie; Sociability;
Example It is similarly an act of hostility to close up the spaces in which people can interact naturally.
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