GA Revision for All Banking And Other Exams – 956

  1. Wavel Ramkalawan has been appointed as new President of which country?
    A) Seychelles
    B) Bhutan
    C) Thailand
    D) Paraguay
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    A victory for the Seychelles opposition for the first time since 1977 has brought the Indian origin Wavel Ramkalawan to the office of president.

  2. What does T stands for in CTS?
    A) Transfer
    B) Truncation
    C) Transmit
    D) Time
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    CTS- Cheque Truncation System. CTS is an electronic method of clearing the cheque without the need for sending physical cheque. Rather the electronic image of cheque is send online at the destination.

  3. Who has been appointed as the next Engineer-in-Chief of the Indian Army?
    A) SK Shrivastava
    B) Harpal Singh
    C) June Nagpal
    D) Siddhartha Chatterjee
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Lt Gen Harpal Singh has been appointed as the next Engineer-in-Chief of the Indian Army. He will take over from the incumbent, Lt Gen SK Shrivastava, on December 1.

  4. Krishnapatnam Port is located at___?
    A) Karnataka
    B) Andhra Pradesh
    C) Maharashtra
    D) Tamil Nadu
    View Answer
    Option B

  5. What percent of FDI in defence sector is approved by the Indian government?
    A) 74%
    B) 49%
    C) 51%
    D) 82%
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    The Union Cabinet approved a policy for raising the cap on foreign direct investment (FDI) through automatic approval in the defence sector to 74% from 49% while affixing a ‘national security’ clause to it.

  6. How much amount has been increased by EPFO under Employees’ Deposit Linked Insurance scheme?
    A) ₹9 lakh
    B) ₹7 lakh
    C) ₹5 lakh
    D) ₹11 lakh
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    The EDLI scheme is a mandatory insurance cover provided to to all subscribers of EPF scheme. A nominee gets a lump sum payment of up to ₹7 lakh in the event of death due to natural causes, illness or accident. All organisations covered under EPF and Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1952 get enrolled for EDLI automatically.

  7. Which company has launched a ‘Make Small Strong’ initiative in India to help small and local businesses across the country?
    A) Apple
    B) Facebook
    C) Google
    D) Microsoft
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Technology giant Google has launched a ‘Make Small Strong’ initiative in India to help small and local businesses across the country.

  8. Which company has topped the list of ‘World’s Best Employer 2020 published by Forbes’?
    A) Samsung
    B) Apple
    C) HCL
    D) Microsoft
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    South Korea based electronics conglomerate Samsung Electronics has topped the list of ‘World’s Best Employer 2020 published by Forbes’.The global list features 750 multinational and large corporations headquartered in 45 countries.

  9. NABARD was established on the recommendation of which committee?
    A) A Ghosh Committee
    B) BD Shah Committee
    C) B.Sivaraman Committee
    D) C Rao Committee
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    NABARD was established on the recommendations of B.Sivaraman Committee.

  10. When is National Pollution Control Day observed?
    A) December 1
    B) December 6
    C) December 2
    D) December 4
    View Answer
    Option C

Related posts

Leave a Comment