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General Knowledge Questions for Recruitment Exams

1.When the Bangla Search Engine PIPILILA stared? Ans: 13th April, 2013
2.Where is Downing Street? Ans: London
3.Where is East London Situated? Ans: South Africa
4.When is the World's Women Day? Ans: 8 March
5.Which Country is called SHAMDESH? Ans: Thailand
6.When is the United Nations Day? Ans: 24 October
7.What is the meaning of CNG? Ans: Compressed Natural Gas
8.Which is the highest Court in Bangladesh? Ans: Supreme Court
9.Which country has adopted "Bengali" language the status of second state language? Ans: Sierra Leone
10.The word TSUNAMI originated from which language? Ans: Japanese
11.During Liberation war Dhaka was under which sector? Ans: 2
12.Which Day is the longest day in a year? Ans: June 21
13.Which is the nearest planet to the sun? Ans: Mercury
14.When was the Mujib Nagar Government formed? Ans: 10 April 1971
15.The freezing point in Fahrenheit thermometer is ? Ans: 32 Degree Fahrenheit
16.The organization of the World Bank is known as the soft –loan window Ans: IDA
17.What is the currency of China? Ans: Yuan
18.“Justice delayed is justice denied” is a quotation of Ans: Gladstone
19.Who is the first governor of Bangladesh Bank Ans: A.N. Hamidullah
20.The city which is known as the city of Canals is Ans: Venice
21.The biggest desert of the world is Ans: Sahara Desert
22.The Architect of Shaheed Minar is Ans: Hamidur Rahman
23. The headquarters of CIRDAP is in – Dhaka
24. In terms of Land Area the biggest district is- Rangamati
25. The national Tree of Bangladesh – Mango Tree
26. The capital of Turkey- Ankara
27. The Ancient Name of Barishal- Chandradeep
28. The national game of Bangladesh- Cabadi
29. Dhaka University was firstly established on 1921.
30.Lord Carzon was Governor General of India during “Bongobongo”.
31. Bangladesh has 34 Govt. University.
32. The smallest union of Bangladesh is Scent Martin.
33. Bangladesh firstly recognized by India after the freedom war 1971.
34. Sheik Mujibur Rahman was the first president of Bangladesh.
35. The Chittagong Hill Tracts has 3 District.
36. Bangladesh was divided by 11 sectors during Freedom War.
37. Teknaf is situated in the bank of Naaf River.
38. “Durgesnondini” is a novel by Bankim Chandra Chotropadhyai.
39. Dravid is the first nation from whom the Bengali Nation came.
40. In 1610 the capital of Bangladesh firstly established in Dhaka.
41. “Bengali is the main language of Bangladesh” was the first demand of 6 Steps agitation.
42. “Oporajeyo Bangla” was inaugurated on 16th December, 1989.
43. National Smritisoud‟s height is 46.5 Meter.
44. The volume of Nijhum Dip is 90 Square Meter.
45. Bangladesh has 85450 Villages.
46. The first parliamentary election was held in Bangladesh at 7th March, 1973.
47. About 426 People achieved the “Beerprotik” designation for freedom war.
48. Mrinal Haque is the sculptor of the sculpture named “Durjoy” located in Rajarbaag Police Lines.
49. Bangladesh Postal Academy is located in Rajshahi.
50. The proposed Padma Bridge‟s length is 6.03 Kilometers.
51. Firoja Begum is the first mother of the Test Tube Baby of Bangladesh.
52. Bangladesh is the 136th member of United Nations.
53. Hamidur Rahman is the creator of Central Martyr Cairn.
54. Only 2 Women has been nominated for “Beerprotik” designation in Bangladesh.
55. Bangladesh is the 7th Largest Country of the world as the basis of Population.
56. The volume of Scent Martin Island is only 12 Square Kilometers.
57. The Digital Telephone System was started in Bangladesh at 4th January, 1990.
58. Bangladesh got membership of OIC at 1974.

12. 11. 68. First captain in the test cricket of Bangladesh is – Naimur Rahman 66. Operation Desert Storm is related with. 6. . The largest island in the world is – Greenland. The organization declared 21February as the international Mother Language Day is – UNESCO 81. The national flag of independence Bangladesh was hosted on – 2 March 1971 78. An institution was created due to language movement named – Bangla Academy. The first museum in Bangladesh is – Varendra Museum. The national tree of Bangladesh is – Mango tree 73.Harare. 99.Canada 9. Economics and Peace 64. Who is the “man of the Match” of T-20 world cup 2009? Ans: Shahid Afridi 96. The headquarter of world tourism organization is in. First community radio of Bangladesh is – Radio Padma. The ancient name of Barisal is – Chandradeep 69. Which country is known as birth place of democracy? Ans: Greece 97. The famous Bangladeshi player Mr. 84. The Mughal emperor visited Dhaka is – Humayun. Which city is the highest capital in the world? Ans: Lapaj Bolivia 90. The city is called „The City of Flowering Trees‟. 94. Which is the longest river in Bangladesh? Ans: Padma. The book „Glimpses of World History‟ was written by. February 21st was declared international mother language day by – Unesco 10. The American General who led the revolt against the British and declared American independence was- George Washington. Which is the biggest country in South Asia? Ans: India. 77. The ratio of length and breadth of the national flag of Bangladesh is – 5:3 71. 79. Mother Teresa was born in – Mecidonia 7.Madrid. The country which gives Bangladesh the maximum amount of loan is. Brazil 2. The last Mughal Emperor – Bahadur Shah Jafar 87. The largest tribe in Bangladesh is – Chakma 83. 92. 8. Three Bangali people have won Nobel prizes so far. The areas in which the prizes were acquired are – Literature. 5. Who is the inventor of Bacteria? Ans: Lewen Hook Important General Knowledge for Bank Recruitment Test (Part 1) 1. The largest land port of Bangladesh is – Benapole 88. Which organization gives noble prize? Ans: Academy for Motion Pictures. The Geneva Convention deals with. Bangladesh Folk Art Museum is located in – Sonargaon. Siddiqur Rahman plays – Golf 80.Iguazu Waterfalls. Arts and Science 93. 62. The first sea shore gas field in Bangladesh is – Sangu 74. 86. The number one natural wonder of the world. National Agricultural Day of Bangladesh – 1 Agrahayan 89. The spelling of Dacca changed to Dhaka in the year of -1988 85. Naigra falls is located in – North America 13. Cellular telephone starts in Bangladesh at – 8 August 1993 76. Which is the biggest museum in the world?Ans: London Museum 91. What is Ishardi 254? Ans: Locally developed sugar cane 100.Japan 3. 21 February was the same date of – 8 Falgun 65. SAARC Agricultural Information centre is located in – Dhaka 63. For which historical event the year of 1789 is renowned. The subject which is more focused in the national anthem of Bangladesh is – Natural Beauty of Bangladesh 60.conduct of war. Who is the first female recipient of Nobel Prize? Ans: Madam Curry. The architect of Mishuk – Hamiduzzaman Khan 75.Jawaharlar Nehru. Bangladesh constitutions was adopted -16 December. The first Bangladeshi woman who climbed Mount Everest is – Nisat MOzumdar 67. The Mosque of Binot Bibi is located at – Dhaka 82. The national game of Bangladesh is – Kabaddi 61. 1972 70. Naiko Gas Company belongs to the country is. Spain 4.Ans: 1991 War subMediterranean 95. Rupantarita Prakritik Gas Company Ltd (RPGCL) is a company of – Petrobangla 72.French revolution. The acronym BARD stands for – Bangladesh Academy for Rural Development.59. What is a Mega City? Ans: If a city has more than I crore people 98.

The most innovative country according to the Global innovation Index (GII) is.37%. 17. The current population growth rate in Bangladesh is -1. Bangladesh constitution was adopted on -16 December 1972. Malala Yousafzai delivered her speech at the UN on. The ancient name of Barisal is –Chandradeep. 31. 60. Philippines.Syria and Israel. 43. 66. Circuit breaker in a stock exchange works as – an obstacle to excessive change in share price. 16. The Euro introduced to world Financial market – 1 January 1999. 49. 70. 28. In Islamic Banking the customer are consider as. 67. The apex body of the private sector business community in Bangladesh is –FBCCI. Who is Edwared Snowden? – A former official of central intelligence agency (CIA) who leaked surveillance programme of the USA. BIA stand for – Bangladesh Insurance Academy. Introduction of the book „ Song Offerings‟ of Rabindranath Tagore is written by – W. The country that is called „the door of Europe‟ is –Vienna (Austria) 25. Taka 10 polymer note was first introduced in Bangladesh 2000. The major export partner country of Bangladesh is – the USA. . 61. Nelson Mandela was born in – 18 July 1918 26. 48. which has largest rainforest. 62. Golan Heights is a cause of discord between. 44.8 km.Brazil. 47. 15. The largest trading block in the world is –WTO. General Aung San. 63. 21. 51. Adly Mansour takes oath as interim President of Egypt on – 04 July 2013 33. „NASAKA‟ is the border force of – Myanmar. 34. International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) is located in – Manila. 64. 53. The last Mughal Emperor was – Bahadur Shah. Who is the Chief justice of India (CJI) at present? Justice P Sathasivam. Who compiled and edited the documents of liberation war of Bangladesh – Hasan Hafizur Rahman. The largest Ocean of the world is p Pacific Ocean. 54. SWIFT is – A global fund transfer system. 30. Yeats. The headquarter of Center on Integrated Rural Development for Asia and the Pacific (CIRDAP) is in – Dhaka. Name of the country. Che Guevara was born on – 14 June 1928 in Argentina. 27. 40.Myanmar. 65. 58. 68.12 July 2013. Bangladesh workers safety initiative was declared by – Alliance for workers safety in Washington. Dhaka Carzon Hall was build in the year – 1904-05. 23.partners to profit sharing. The largest island of Bangladesh is – Bhola. 56. 52.Switzerland. Most of the Manipuri ethnic group people of Bangladesh live in – Sylhet.B. The name of highest gallantry award of Bangladesh is – Bir Shrestha. The Arabian Country first recognized Bangladesh as an independence country. 36.Hazem el Beblawi. At present number of offices of the central Bank countrywide is – 10 42. Import quotas tend to be associated with – expand domestic production and sales. CAMEL rating is a system that – assigns a numerical rating to a bank. The length of Jamuna Bridge is – 4. The documentary film „Stop Genocide‟ related to independence war of Bangladesh was directed by – Zahir Raihan. 41. Transfer of foreign fugitive to his home country is – Extradition. The country that accounts for nearly one third of the total teak production of the world is.Iraq. The act adopted for prevention of use and transfer of money illegally is called – Money Laundering Prevention Act. 22. The rate at which commercial banks borrow money from the central bank is called – bank rate. The Chittagong Stock Exchange was established in – 1995 45. 37. The industrial revolution was started in – England 20. 46. Albert Einstein was born in – Germany. A common form of inter bank short term borrowing is – call money 50. who was the father of Aung San Suu Kyi assassinated on – 19 July 1947. 59. The name of statesman who received Noble prize for literary work is. 19. 55. Black teenager of America Trayvon Martin was killed by – George Zimmerman. British Foreign Minister at present is – William Hague. 39. 24. Name of newly elected party in Bhutan – Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) 29. 69. President Mohamed Morsi was ousted on – 03 July 2013 32. 57. 18.Churchill. 38.14. Who is the interim Prime Minister of Egypt. 35. The largest tribe in Bangladesh is – Chaqma. Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated on – 30 January 1948 By Nathuram Godse.

78. The Wimbledon Champion 2013 in the male category is. Who is the Chairman of Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) at present?. 92. 90.A. 82.Taibur Parvez. 91.46 billion $ 88. The Wimbledon Champion 2013 in the female category is – Marion Bartoli ( France) 96.71.1971 . Mobile jamuna limited (MJL) forms joint venture in. Who was adjudged the best player in 33rd national Cricket championship?. 95. The most corrupted sectors according to the report released by Transparency International Bangladesh are- Political parties and Police.136090 crore Tk. Generalized System of Preference (GSP) for Bangladesh by the USA was suspended on -27 June 2013 87. 74.Mannan. 85. 80. Which Bangladeshi ship tilted recently at the Andaman sea near Thailand? –MV hope.Juan Miranda. 93. The source of the river karnaphuli is –Lushai Hills. 89. 2013 FIFA confederation cup championship will be held on – Brazil 100. Nepal Important General Knowledge for Bank Recruitment Exams (Part 2) 1) The headquarter of CIRDAP is in – Dhaka 2) The first parliamentary election of Bangladesh was held in -1973 3) The governance structure of Bangladesh is – parliamentary.Mahfuz Akhter Kiron. 94. How many girl students will receive stipends from education trust fund in this year? -1. 21) The T20 BPL Tournament 2012 matches were played -33 22) The present governor of Bangladesh Bank is –Dr.14. FIFA confederation cup 2013 champion is – Brazil. Banga –bhanga was done is -1905. 9) The Chittagong hill tracts peace accord was signed in -1997 10) The Portuguese arrived at Chittagong and received trade permit for the first time in -1498 11) Time difference of Bangladesh with „Greenwich mean time‟ is -6 hours.33 lakh. The ratio of length and breadth of the national flag of Bangladesh is – 10:6 76. National Board of Revenue (NBR) assigned to collect in the FY 2013-14 is. 12) The last Mughal emperor – Bahadur Shah 13) The highest gallant award in Bangladesh – Birsheshtho 14) The only foreigner who got the title Birprotik – W. 17) Bengal was first partitioned in -1905 18) The river which divides Bangladesh and Myanmar – the Naf 19) The president of the National Assembly of Bangladesh – Speaker 20) The first finance minister of Bangladesh – Tajuddin Ahmed. Newly elected Mayor of Gazipur City Corporation is – Professor M. Nobel Laureate Dr. 75. 23) The largest importer of Bangladeshi product is – USA 24) The Mujibnagar Government was formed on – April 10.1974 7) BASIC Bank started its operation in -1989 8) The last independent Sultan of Bangal – Ghiyasuddin Mahmud Shah.Andre Marey (United Kingdom) 97. 2017 first ICC world test championship will be held on – England 98. 73. 99. Foreign Secretary of Bangladesh is – Shahidul Haque. Oderland 15) The value added Tax introduced in Bangladesh in – 1 july 1991 16) The constitution of Bangladesh has been amended -15 times. 79. 4) Bangladesh Bank was established in -1971 5) Dhaka division consists of – 17 districts 6) Bangladesh got the membership of the United Nations is in. Newly formed unit of Bangladesh Police is – Special Security and Protection Battalion ( BPBn) 77. Atiur Rahman. 2013 South Asian Football (SAF) tournament will be held on – Katmandu. 81. 72. 2020 seventh ICC world cup T20 will be held on –Australia. The authority to issue an ordinance in Bangladesh is – President. 84.The Wall Street Journal. Who became new member of Olympic committee of Asia (OCA)?.S. Muhammad Yunus has been featured as 11th among the most influential business thinker of the world by. Remittance recorded by the country in the last FY 2012-12 was. University of Dhaka celebrated its 92nd founding anniversary on – 1July 2013 83. Television actress Mita Noor committed suicide on – 01 July 2013. The governance structure of Bangladesh is – parliamentary.Mohammad Badiuzzaman.Myanmar. Who is the Director General of Asian Development Bank (ADB) for the south Asia Department?.A. 86. Bangladesh post Office inaugurated ATM service of Postal Cash Card on -06 July 2013.

1972 53) The authority to issue an ordinance in Bangladesh is – president. 45) The first European country recognized Bangladesh as an independent country is – Poland. the largest island in Bangladesh – Bhola. 76) Bangladesh Folk Art Museum is located in – Sonargaon. 71) The minimum age for becoming vote in Bangladesh is – 18 years 72) The largest tribe in Bangladesh is – Chakma. 46) Articles of the constitution of Bangladesh remain under suspension during the period of emergency are – 36. the largest district of Bangladesh is – Rangamati 39) During the Liberation War.40. 80) National Agricultural Day of Bangladesh – 1st Agrahayan. 59) The national game of Bangladesh is – Kabaddi.2 58) The subject which is more focused in the national anthem of Bangladesh is – Natural Beauty of Bangladesh. 79) Most northern point of Bangladesh is – Bangla Bandha.42 47) First captain in the test cricket of Bangladesh is – Naimur Rahman 48) The first Bangladeshi woman who climbed Mount Everest is – Nisat MOzumdar.37% 51) The ancient name of Barisal is – Chandradeep. 57) Number of female persons who were awarded the title „Bir Protik‟ for their contribution in the liberation war of Bangladesh . . 33) The country introduced the concept of SAARC – Bangladesh 34) The first paper mill established in Bangladesh is – Karnaphuli paper mills.25) NAEM stands for – National Academy for Educational Management. 64) Three Bangali people have won Nobel prizes so far. 63) The river padma enters Bangladesh through – Rajshahi. 35) The current name of the former ministry of establishment of the Peoples Republic of Bangladesh – Ministry of Public Administration.39. 36) Bangladesh Rice Research Institute (BRRI) is located in – Gazipur 37) The recently celebrated new Bangla year is -1420 38) In terms of land area. 28) Architect of National Parliament Bhaban was – Lui Kan.38. 74) Bangladesh government at first took its oath in the district of – Meherpur. 27) The largest Division in Bangladesh is – Chittagong. 77) The last Mughal Emperor – Bahadur Shah Jafar. 31) Number of districts in Bangladesh have border with India -30 32) In terms of land area. 44) Highest single contribution to GDP in Bangladesh comes from the sector – Agriculture. Economics and Peace. 78) The largest land port of Bangladesh is – Benapole. 50) The current population growth rage in Bangladesh is – 1. 73) An institution was created due to language movement named – Bangla Academy. 65) 21st February was the same date of – 8th Falgun. 26) Champion of the 2012 Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) T20 – Dhaka Gladiators. 49) The acronym BARD stands for – Bangladesh Academy for Rural Development. 66) The national tree of Bangladesh is – Mango tree.37. 55) The ratio of length and breadth of the national flag of Bangladesh is – 5:3 56) Rupantarita Prakritik Gas Company Ltd (RPGCL) is a company of – Petrobangla. 29) Number of reserved seats for women in the National parliament of Bangladesh is – 50 30) The movie „Pather Panchali‟ was directed by – Satyajit Roy. 60) The first museum in Bangladesh is – Varendra Museum. 61) SAARC Agricultural Information centre is located in – Dhaka 62) The historic „Paharpur‟ is situate in – Naogaon. 43) The designer of our national flag – Kamrul Hasan. 54) The source of the river Karnaphuli is – Lushai Hills. 75) The spelling of Dacca changed to Dhaka in the year of -1988. 42) The head of the government of Bangladesh is – Prime Minister. 52) Bangladesh constitutions was adopted -16 December. 67) The sector that consumed the most natural gas in Bangladesh is – Power. Bangladesh was divided into -11 sectors 40) The first African country to recognize Bangladesh as an independent country – Senegal 41) Bay of Bengal is in – Indian Ocean. 68) The first sea shore gas field in Bangladesh is – Sangu 69) The architect of Mishuk – Hamiduzzaman Khan 70) Cellular telephone starts in Bangladesh at – 8 August 1993. The areas in which the prizes were acquired are – Literature.

9) First woman Prime Minister in the world – Shreemavo Bandarnaike.81) The designer of national poet Kazi Nazrul Islam Complex – Mazharul Islam 82) The first prime minister of temporary government of Bangladesh – Tajuddin Ahmed. 15) The American General who led the revolt against the British and declared American independence was. 88) The famous Bangladeshi player Mr. 90) The Mosque of Binot Bibi is located at . 45) Albert Einstein was born in –Germany. 46) Suva is the capital of – Fiji . 6) The last member of SAARC is – Afghanistan. 84) The Mughal emperor visited Dhaka is – Humayun. 40) The former name of the Srilanka – Ceylon 41) Writer of „A Passage to India‟ – E. 22) Present name of country Syam – Thailand 23) The city of flowering trees – Harare 24) The land of the midnight sun – Norway. Siddiqur Rahman plays – Golf 89) The organization declared 21st February as the international Mother Language Day is – UNESCO. 11) Niagra Falls is locate in – North America 12) Plato was a citizen of – Greece 13) The present president of International Cricket Council is – Alan Isaac 14) MOU stands for – Memorandum of Understanding.Philippines. 85) The national flag of independence Bangladesh was hosted on – 2 March 1971 86) The number of districts in Rajshahi Division is -8 87) First community radio of Bangladesh is – Radio Padma. 20) The country that accounts for nearly one third of the total teak production of the world is – Myanmar. 5) The first woman to win the Nobel Prize on Economics – Elinor Ostrom. 4) The language with the most native speaker Is – Mandarin Chinese. 19) The newly elected French president Francois Hollande belongs to – Socialist Party.George Washington 16) World Literacy day is observed on – 8th September. 2) Micronesia is a – Small Island situated in the Oceana area. 7) The smallest country in the world is – Vatican City.M. 17) Wimbledon cup is associate with the game of – Lawn Tennis 18) The current president of the Syrian National Council (SNC) is – Abdel Basset Sieda. 44) The ICC cricketer of the year 2011. 8) The capital of Bhutan is – Thimpu.Maxim Gorky 33) Plato was a citizen of –Greece 34) The largest ocean of the world – Pacific 35) The deepest lake in the world – Lake Baikal 36) The largest planet in the solar system – Jupitar 37) First atom bomb was dropped – 1945 38) The national game of USA – Baseball 39) The biggest island of the world –Greenland. 21) The name of the statesman received Nobel Prize of literary work is – Churchill. Forster. 42) SAARC was launched in -1985 43) Ramon Magsaysay award is named after the former president of . 10) The name Tom Daschle relate to – Politics.Dhaka Important General Knowledge for Bank Recruitment Exams (Part 3) 1) Head office of World Health Organization (WHO) is located in Switzerland. 3) The regulations related to intellectual property is known as – TRIPS. 83) The „Uttara Gano Bhaban‟ is situate in – Natore. 25) Durban is the city of – South Africa 26) The currency of Japan – Yen 27) The number of members in the SAARC – 8 28) ADB head quarter is located in – Manila 29) The watchdog of international trade – WTO 30) Reuters is a – News agency 31) The birth place of Hitler – Austria 32) The writer of the book „Mother‟.Janathan trot.

for the people‟The statement is attributed to – Abraham Lincoln. 82) Andaman Island belongs to – India 83) The number of the member states of the UN Security Council having veto power is -5 84) Louvre Museum is in – France. 55) NATO is – A military organization. 85) Congress is the name of the parliament of the country –USA. 70) The second largest country in the world in area – Canada 71) Rickshaw was first introduced in – Japan 72) NATO stands for – North Atlantic Treaty Organization 73) The world Trade Organization (WTO) established in -1995 74) The headquarter of the World Bank is in – Washington DC 75) The smallest country in Asia in population – Maldives. 50) World‟s longest tunnel is in – Japan. 51) The currency of Indonesia – Rupiah. Egypt 60) The father of „ Green Revolution‟ – Norman Borlogue. 81) Submarine cable is the term used in – Information Technology. 80) The world‟s largest diamond producing country is – Botswana. 53) The capital city of United Arab Emirates is – Abu Dhabi. . 63) The father of science fiction – Jules Verne 64) Greenland belongs to – Denmark 65) The current Prime Minister of Australia is – Julia Gillard. by the people. 52) Writer of „Glimpses of World‟ – Jawaharlal Nehru. Wells. 76) The SAARC Secretariate is situated in – Kathmandu. 54) The permanent secretariat of the SAARC is in – Katmundu. 90) Transparency International is based in – Barlin 91) The winner of the 2012 Asia Cup cricket is – Pakistan. 86) Amnesty International was Established in – London. 66) The largest desert in the world is – Shahara. 67) The „Gurkhas‟ are the original inhabitants of – Nepal 68) The place known as the roof of the world is – Tibbet 69) The author of the book „The Time Machine „ is – H. 61) Hong kong became the part of China in -1997 62) The world Human Rights Day – December 10. in 1961 87) Kofi Annan was the – General Secretary of the United Nations 7th 88) 17the country to adopt the Euro as its currency –Estonia.G. 56) The largest continent of the world – Asia 57) The host country of next football world cup is 2014 – Brazil 58) The first Arab woman to conquer the Everest – Suzane Al Habib 59) The head quarter of the Arab League is in – Cairo.47) Fourth estate means – the press 48) Combodia was earlier known as – Kampuchea 49) „Boston Tea Party‟ is associated with the –American Independence. 97) The capital of India is – New Delhni 98) The headquarter of UN Women is located at – New York 99) The Sahara desert is located in the continent of – Africa. 100) The nation gave woman the right to vote first – Newzealand. 89) The headquarter of IMF is in – Washington DC. 93) OPEC is associated with the international trading of – Oil 94) „Democracy is a government of the people. 95) UN convention on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination Against Women was signed in year -1979 96) „Puscus Award‟ is related to the game of – Gootball. Nepal 77) The meaning of SAFTA is – South Asian Free Trade Area 78) The meaning of SAPTA is – SAARC Preferential Trading Arrangement 79) The first female head of the state in the Muslim world – Megawati Sukarnoputri. 92) Amazon river is situated in – South America.

Which creature is primarily responsible for carrying and transmitting nipa virus in human body? Answer: Bat 9. Which country‟s diplomat was arrested by USA recently? Answer: India 29. Answer: Securities and Exchange Commission 3. Which is the largest district in Bangladesh? Answer: Rangamati 5. Wow many bones are there in human body? Answer: 206 8. SME banking products of Jamuna Bank Limited? Answer: Jamuna Chalantika 27. What is the full form of IMF? Answer? Answer: International Monetary Fund. What is the full form of ATM? Answer: Automatic Teller Machine 10. Jamuna Bank is which generation bank? Answer: 2nd 28. Bangladesh has trade surplus with which county? Answer: USA 48. 21. Who is the writer of our national anthem? Answer: Rabindra Nath Tagore 6. what does ERM Stand for? Answer: Environmental Risk Management 44. Mother Teresa was born in? Answer: Albania 39. Meterology is the science of? Answer: Weather 37. Who is the chief of Army staff of Bangladesh? Answer: General Iqbal Karim Bhuiyan 11. The first mountaineer from Bangladesh who climbed Everest is? Answer: Musa Ibrahim. The Largest island in the world is? Answer: Greenland 40. Which events led to the Greece Economic Crisis 2010? Answer: Unrestricted spending and cheap loans. Who became the fastest runner (male) in 30th Olympic games. 22. Who was the announcer of the budget of Bangladesh for fiscal year 2012-2013? Answer: Finance Minister. Banks got license in Bangladesh in recent time? Answer: Midland Bank and NRB Bank. Which one is not a commercial Bank? Answer: Bangladesh Shilpa Bank . Stock market or our country is directly regulated by. The Book „Glimpses of World History‟ was written by? Answer: Jawaharlal Nehru 36. 7. Which BDT note carries the signature of the Finance Secretary? Answer: 2 Taka note 12. What was Bangladesh‟s sovereign rating assigned by S&P in the year 2013? Answer: BB+ 23. BCS and PSC Recruitment Exams (Part 5) 1. What is the full form of LC? Answer: Letter of Credit. Who is the President of National Assembly of Bangladesh? Answer: Speaker 50. The headquarter of Center on Integrated Rural Development for Asia and Pacific (CIRDAP) is in? Answer: Dhaka 34. Hardest element in earth ? Answer: Diamond 33. Mutual Trust Bank‟s Vision is based on a philosophy known as? Answer: MTB3V 41. What is the projected GDP growth rate of the world by IMF for 2014? Answer: 3. Grammen Bank is regulated directly by? Answer: Bangladesh Bank. What is the national tree of Bangladesh? Answer: Mango 18. The currency of Indonesia is? Answer: Rupiah 35. Which Country will host the last Football World Cup? Answer: Brazil. 2012? Answer: Usain Bolt 15. In a certain period difference between visible and invisible import and export of a country is called? Answer: Balance of trade 49. 20. 25. Important General Knowledge for Bank.6% 24. 42. Non-Arab Muslim country first recognized Bangladesh? Answer: Malaysia 45. In Green Banking. What is the name of the typhoon that devastated Philippines in November 2013? Answer: Haiyan 30. What is the name of the organization which is working around the world against corruption? Answer: Transparency International. The first parliamentary election in Bangladesh was held in? Answer: 1973 32. Which country has adopted „Bengali‟ as their second language? Answer: Sierra Leone 13. Industrial Revolution had originated in? Answer: UK 26. 2. 43. 4. Headquarter of the Green Peace International Located in? Answer: Amsterdam 46. A Plant with green leaves placed in red light well appear? Answer: Black 38. What is the full form of VAT? Answer: Value Added Tax 16. What is Android? Answer: Mobile Operating System 31. What is the mission of Mutual Trust Bank? Answer: To be the most admired financial institution in Bangladesh. Name of the first Bangladeshi Search Engine is? Answer: Pipilika 47. Who was the founder of Mughal emperor? Answer: Babar 19. In which year Trust Bank was established? Answer: 1999 17. 14.

The currency of Brazil is ? Answer: Real 50. 36. Which one is the latest gas field identified by BAPEX? Answer: Srikail 18. The inert gas which is substituted for nitrogen in the air used by deep sea divers for breathing. to exit an international bail-out program? Answer: Ireland. Generalized system of preference (GSP) was first implemented by? Answer: European Union 22. Which one of the following is not included in the formal sectors of financial system of Bangladesh? Answer: NGO 38. Credit Information Bureau 20. Which one is a risk management protocol of Banks? Answer: Basel II 17. The term „ light year‟ is related to what? Answer: Distance 12 . Which film owns the Oscars in best picture category in 2013? Argo 26. Who invented the genome of jute? Answer: Maksudul Alam 9.8% 32. Which is the Largest Lake in the world? Answer: Caspian Sea 47. What is the name of the 3G internet modem of Teletalk? Answer: Flash 5. The book titled „The Ultimate Fate of the Universe‟ is written by the scientist? Answer: Jamal Nazrul Islam 49. . 8. IC chips used in computer are made of? Answer: Silicon 14. Devaluation of money results in an increase in? Answer: Money Supply 2. How many countries are members of the SAARC? Answer: 8 46. In 1971 the Concert for Bangladesh was held in? Answer: New York 34. „Philology‟ is the ? Answer: Study of language 15. In October 2013 which of the following countries had announced that it would become the first member of the Euro Zone. After the USA. The different between lending and borrowing rate at banks is called? Answer: Spread 37. Which district of Bangladesh is the smallest in size? Answer: Narayanganj 43. which country has the largest economy in the world? Answer: China 45. Amnesty International is? Answer: A human rights group. Pencil lead is primarily made of? Answer: Graphite 23. Who designed the National Emblem of Bangladesh? Answer: Quamrul Hassan 6. As per CSR policy. Percentage of Oxygen in H2O is ? Answer: 88. Major macroeconomic objective of the government is? Answer: A fall in the prices of crude oil. BCS and PSC Exams (Part 6) 1. Bangladesh has exported ship for first time to which country? Answer: Denmark 30. Which is used to classify a bank overall condition? Answer: CAMEL rating 24. Who is the highest wicket taker in International Test Cricket? Answer: Muttiah Muralitharan 19. What is the full form of TICFA? Answer: Trade and Investment Co-operation Forum Agreement. Bangladesh receives Maximum amount of loan from which country? Answer: Japan 35. Olympic 2016 will be hosted by which country? Answer: Brazil 11. Wimbledon Open is associated with which of the Sports? Answer: Tennis 29. How frequently does the Bangladesh Bank announce the Monetary Policy of Bangladesh? Answer: Half Year 44. 7. A plant leaf appears green because it? Answer: Reflects green light 41. is? Answer: Helium 28. SDR is the currency unit of? Answer: IMF 48. Which is a specialized machinery build to control fire in multi storied buildings? Answer: Skylift 31. Important General Knowledge for Bank. Washing Soda is the common name for? Answer: Sodium Carbonate 27. The parliament of Russia is known as ? Answer: Duma and council of the federation 16. Spends money on which sectors? Answer: Education and Health 4. The Lady freedom fighter in the liberation war who was awarded „ Bir Protik‟ is? Answer: Setara Begum. In which layer of the atmosphere do most weather phenomena occur? Answer: Troposphere 39. CIB stand for? Answer. Tachometer is the speed indicator of ? Answer: Airplanes 25. How many international airports does Bangladesh have? Answer: 3 10. 33. The Wall Streen Journal is a US based international Daily with a special emphasis on? Answer: Business 21.The name of the first Bangladesh female conquering the Everest is ? Answer: Nishat Mazumder 13. Mercantile Bank ltd. GNP stands for? Answer: Gross National Product 42. Which European country first recognized Bangladesh as an independent nation? Answer: Poland 3. Galvanized Iron sheets have a coating of? Answer: Zinc 40.

Who was the first Bangladeshi woman to climb the Mount Everest? Answer: Nishat Mozumdar 47.The largest district of Bangladesh in respect of area? Answer: Rangamati 3. is the Mosque of Binot Bibi Locate? Answer: Dhaka 36.Which sector got the highest allocation for expenditure in Bangladesh national budget 2013-14? Answer: Public Administration . Bagerhat 12.What is the length of the Jamuna Bridge? Answer: 4.Tides are caused by the? Answer: Gravitational attraction of the sun and the moon on earth surface 27.Who was the last Mughal Emperor? Answer: Bahadur Shah II 22.Where do most of the Manipuri ethnic group people live in Bangladesh? Answer: Sylhet 31.For which historical event the year of 1789is renowned? Answer: French revolution 18.Who is the first cricketer to score a double century in an innings in one day cricket? Sachin Tendulkar 35. Yeats 25.Naiko Gax company belongs to which of the country? Answer: Canada 11.Where was the Flag of Bangladesh raised first? Answer: University of Dhaka 49. for the people.Who is the designer of the National Flag of Bangladesh? Answer: Kamrul Hasan 17.Poets died in road accident? Answer: Jibananda Das 7. bacteria and moulds are inactive 6.Who wrote introduction of the book song offering of Rabindranath Tagore? Answer: W.Democracy is a government of the people.Largest tribe in Bangladesh? Chakma 13.According to the Islamic Economics.Which of the following credit rating systems has recently been adopted for insurance companies in Bangladesh? Answer: CAMEL 38.Which city is called the „The city of flowering trees‟? Answer: Harare 16.The sundarban covers? Answer: Khulna.Which organization is the regulator of the capital market in Bangladesh? Answer: SEC 42.An increase in the growth rate of the money supply is most likely to be followed by? Answer: Inflation 34.Where is the headquarters of the World Bank located? Answer: Washington DC 33.Which country is bordered by both the Atlantic and Indian Ocean? Answer: South Africa 30.What is the number of Ramadan month in the Islamic Calendar? Answer: 9th 9.In which district Bangladesh.8km 15.Currency of China? Answer: Yuan 48.Which one is the biggest island of Bangladesh? Answer: Bhola 5.Scheduled Banks of Bangladesh are regulated under? Answer: Bank Company Act.254km 24. by the people.Who compiled and edited the documents of liberation war of Bangladesh? Answer: Hasan Hafizur Rahman 23.What is the term used to describe the recent economic conundrum faced by the US Government? Answer: Fiscal Cliff 32.Dhaka Carzon Hall was build in the year? Answer: 1904-05 10. which organization is responsible for conducting the research on Islamic Economics? Answer: Islamic Economics Research Bureau 39.Which Arabic country first recognized Bangladesh as an independent country? Answer: Iraq 26. Satkhira.Which sector contributes most to the GDP in Bangladesh at present? Answer: Garments Sector 2.Which of the following is the principal guideline to be followed in Islamic Banking? Answer: Shariah law 44.A „Bull Market‟ means that share price are? Answer: Rising 41. BCS and PSC Exams (Part 7) 1.One nautical mile= ? Answer: 2.Combination of Stagnation and Inflation is called? Answer: Stagflation 40. This statement is attributed to? Answer: Abraham Lincoln 28. General Knowledge for Bank.Against which country did Bangladesh cricket team played their first test cricket match? Answer: India 45.Where is the headquarter of the Islamic Development Bank Locate? Answer: Jeddah 43.The documentary film „Stop Genocide‟ related to independence war of Bangladesh was directed by? Answer: Zahir Raihan 19.How many countries have got the status of the member state of United Nations? Answer: 193 46.February 21st was declared „International Mother Language Day‟ by? Answer: UNESCO 14.In Bangladesh.B.Refrigerators keep food unspoiled because? Answer: At its low temperature.The source of solar energy is ? Answer: Nuclear fusion 21.KYC stands for ? Kinetic Yield Center 20. 1991 50.Guantanamo Bay detection camp locate in? Answer: Cuba 29.Which of the country is a member of OIC although majority of the people are not Muslim? Answer: Uganda 8. which should be the return for an investor? Answer: Profit or Loss 37.Balanced food consists of how many ingredients? Answer: 6 4.