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Indian Rupee Quiz and Interesting Facts

What is the code of Indian Rupee?

INR

From which language Indian Rupee symbol is derived?

Devanagiri

Who had introduced the Rupee in India?

It is believed that Sher Suri introduced Rupee

Which bank had issued the first paper note?

Bank of Hindustan

In which year decimalisation of rupee happened?

1957

As a replacement for the rupee which currency was
introduced in the year 1959?

Gulf Rupee

By what other name Gulf Rupee was known?

Persian Gulf Rupee

In which year the paper currency act was introduced?

1861

What is the current series of banknotes called?

Mahatma Gandhi series

Who controls the issuance of currency in India?

Reserve Bank of India (RBI)

In how many languages rupee has been written on Indian currency notes?

15 languages

Who had created the new Rupee symbol in the year 2010?

D.Udaya Kumar

What is the subunit of Rupee called?

Paisa

The new rupee symbol has been incorporated in which denominations?

10,100,500 and 1000 rupee notes

What was the subunit of rupee called during the British rule?

16 Annas

May 8th World Red Cross Day

Who is appointed as Russian Prime Minister?
Dmitry Medvedev

Name the aircraft carrier and nuclear submarine India is set to get in 2013.
Admiral Gorshkov and INS Arihant

What was rolled back on realty as excise on gold jewellery?
Tax Deducted at Source

Where in London a centre dedicated to the life and work of Rabindranath Tagore has been launched?
Edinburgh

Name the former chairman of ICICI bank and billionaire investor who are re-appointed to the Arcelor Mittal board?
N.Vaghul and Wilbur Ross

When was the World red cross day celebrated?
May 8th

Current Affairs Questions and Answers July 2009

Currencies of the top 15 countries

List of Currency of top 15 countries in the world

 



















































































Serial No.CountryCurrency
1USAUS Dollar
2ChinaYuan
3JapanYen
4GermanyEuro
5FranceEuro
6BrazilReal
7United KingdomPound
8ItalyEuro
9RussiaRuble
10CanadaCanadian Dollar
11IndiaRupee
12SpainEuro
13AustraliaAustralian Dollar
14MexicoPeso
15South KoreaSouth Korean Won

National Animal of top 15 countries in the world

The list of National Animal of top 15 countries in the world

 



















































































Serial No.CountryNational Animal and Bird
1USABald Eagle
2ChinaGiant PandaChinese DragonCrane
3JapanGreen PheasantRed crowned CraneKoiRaccoon Dog
4GermanyBlack Eagle
5FranceGallic Rooster
6BrazilMacaw
7United Kingdom (Sovereign country)Lion
8ItalyItalian Wolf
9RussiaRussian BearDouble headed Eagle
10CanadaBeaverCanadian Horse
11IndiaRoyal Bengal Tiger
12SpainBullSpanish Imperial Eagle
13AustraliaKangaroo
14MexicoJaguar
15South KoreaTiger