General Awareness / RBI & Monetary Policy

Which of the following rates signals the RBI's long term outlook on interest rate?
  1. Repo rate
  2. Reverse repo rate
  3. Bank rate
  4. SLR
  5. CRR
The monetary authority in India , viz RBI is bound to maintain a reserve against the note issued whatever may be the amount, this system is called as___________
  1. MRS
  2. PRS
  3. Maximum fiduciary issue system
  4. Simple deposit system
  5. None of the above
Which of the following is not he function of RBI?
  1. Managing FOREX reserve
  2. Deciding bank rate ,CRR and SLR from time to time
  3. Opening saving account for general public
  4. Prescribing the capital adequacy ratio
  5. Current Management
Which of the following is termed as the annual policy statement?
  1. Trade policy of the Director General of the Foreign Trade
  2. Credit and monetary policy of the RBI
  3. Annual report of the insurance Regulatory and Development Authority
  4. Annual budget of the central Govt.
  5. None of the above
Rbi takes certain steps to curb the menace of inflation. In this context. Which among the following will not help RBI in controlling the inflation in the country?
  1. An increase in the bank rate
  2. An increase in the reverse ratio requirments
  3. A purchase of securities in the open market
  4. Increasing the repo rate
  5. None of the above
What will be the impact on the cash reserves of commercial banks if RBI conduct a sale of securities?
  1. Increase
  2. Decrease
  3. Remain constant
  4. Neither Increase or Decrease
  5. None of the above
Under which qualitative tool, RBI fixes maximum limit to loan and advances that can be made above which the commercial banks cannot exceed?
  1. Rationing of credit
  2. Margin requirement
  3. Loan-value ratio
  4. Moral suasion
  5. None of the above
To combat rising inflation ,RBI has to do which of the following activities?
  1. Increases bank rate
  2. Sell govt. securities
  3. Increase reserve ratio
  4. All of these
  5. None of the above
If the cash reserve ratio inincreased by the RBI, its impact on the expansion of credit creation will be to
  1. Decrease it
  2. Increases it
  3. No impact
  4. Can't say
  5. None of the above
What is the maximum number of offcial directors in RBI's central board of Directors?
  1. One
  2. Two
  3. Four
  4. Five
  5. None of the above