GA Revision for EPFO, IBPS PO/Clerk and Other Exams – 580

GA Revision Questions for EPFO, IBPS PO/Clerk and Other exams.

  1. From Which date,the Sabka Vishwas Legacy Dispute Resolution Scheme will be operationalised?
    A)Sep 30,2019
    B)Sep 1,2019
    C)Oct 2,2019
    D)31 Dec,2019
    E) Oct 10,2019
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    Option B
    Explanation:

    The Sabka Vishwas Legacy Dispute Resolution Scheme announced by the Union government in its 2019-20 Budget is operationalised from September 1. Tax payers can use the scheme for closing their pending disputes relating to legacy service tax and central excise cases that are now subsumed under GST.

  2. Recently The “Namaste Pacific “ culture event was held in which city/UT?
    A)New Delhi
    B)Mumbai
    C)Ahmedabad
    D)Lucknow
    E)Jaipur
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    The High Commissions of Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, and Fiji jointly organised a cultural event ‘Namaste Pacific’ in New Delhi to showcase in India the culture of the Pacific countries.

  3. Who is the author of book “Big Billion StartUp”?
    A)Atrup Chaturvedi
    B)Narendra Jadhav
    C)Mihir Dalal
    D)Devika Sethi
    E)Sundar Pichai
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    IIT graduates Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal founded out of an apartment in Bangalore what would become India’s biggest e-commerce start-up. Recounting the astounding story of how the Bansals built Flipkart into a multi-billion-dollar powerhouse in a span of few years, journalist Mihir Dalal has penned a new book.
  4. As per announcement by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman,how much amount will be released to state run banks?
    A)₹70000 cr
    B)₹75000 cr
    C)₹90000 cr
    D)₹85000 cr
    E) ₹80000 cr
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    Option A
    Explanation:

    Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced measures to revive economic growth and markets. She also said that GST regime will be simplified further and the government will release ₹70,000 crore capital upfront to public sector banks to boost credit to different sectors of the economy.
  5. Which country to train four Indian astronauts for space mission Gaganyaan?
    A)China
    B)USA
    C)UK
    D)Russia
    E)Sri Lanka
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    Option D
    Explanation:

    India and Russia are stepping up cooperation in the space sector with Moscow extending help in 4-5 critical areas of India’s ambitious manned mission to space, Gaganyaan. This includes training of Indian astronauts at Russian facilities beginning later this year.
  6. Where is the HQ of Alibaba Group?
    A)Chengdu
    B)Suzhou
    C)Beijing
    D)Hangzou
    E)Vienna
    View Answer
    Option D

  7. What is the currency of Russia?
    A)Dinar
    B)Riel
    C)Ruble
    D)Euro
    E)Rufiya
    View Answer
    Option C

  8. The fourth South Asian Speakers’ Summit was held in Which city?
    A)Male
    B)Beijing
    C)Tokyo
    D)New Delhi
    E)Brussles
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    The fourth South Asian Speakers’ Summit was held in Male, Maldives capital with the secretary general of the Inter-Parliamentary Union and senior lawmakers from India, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
  9. Which country clinched a gold medal in the compound junior mixed team event of the World Archery Youth Championships in Madrid?
    A)Pakistan
    B)Japan
    C)India
    D)China
    E)Sri Lanka
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    India clinched a gold medal in the compound junior mixed team event of the World Archery Youth Championships in Madrid.
  10. The 4th Indian Ocean Conference 2019 was held in Which city?
    A)Amsterdam
    B)Vienna
    C)Male
    D)Rome
    E)Brussels
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    4th Indian Ocean Conference 2019 was held in Male, Maldives. External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar participated in the Conference.
  11. How many angular bleed lines are present on Rs 200 bank note for visually impaired?
    A) 5
    B) 6
    C) 7
    D) 4
    E) 8
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Intaglio or raised printing of Mahatma Gandhi portrait, Ashoka Pillar emblem, raised Identification mark H with micro-text ₹ 200, four angular bleed lines with two circles in between the lines both on the right and left sides (For visually impaired)
  12. Which state rolled out ‘Mukhya Mantri Parivar Samridhi Yojna’?
    A)Gujarat
    B)Haryana
    C)Maharashtra
    D)Odisha
    E)Rajasthan
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Haryana Government announced the roll-out of ‘Mukhya Mantri Parivar Samridhi Yojna’ which will provide social security to families. Under the scheme, Rs 6000 per year will be given to each eligible family.

  13. Which country has officially become the 73rd non-regional member of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)?
    A)Ukraine
    B)Serbia
    C)North Korea
    D)Netherlands
    E)South Korea
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Serbia has officially become the 73rd non-regional member of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB).
  14. The 36th National Games will be held in Which state?
    A)Uttar Pradesh
    B)Chhattisgarh
    C)Goa
    D)Tamil Nadu
    E)Maharashtra
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    The much-delayed 36th National Games will be staged in Goa from 20 October to 4 November next year, the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) said. The IOA finalised the dates during its meeting with the Goan delegation.
  15. Which Indian institution has partnered with Denmark-based firm to start DESMI Centre of Excellence on Waste-to-Wealth?
    A)IIT Srinagar
    B)IIT Kanpur
    C)IIT Delhi
    D)IISC Bengaluru
    E)IIT Roorkee
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi has partnered with Denmark-based firm to start DESMI Centre of Excellence on Waste-to-Wealth at IIT-Delhi. The centre will provide support for implementing framework of pilot projects, which address waste collection and management with possible energy generation.

  16. The global sub forum of 2019 Alibaba Philanthropy will be held in Which city/UT?
    A)Pune
    B)Chennai
    C)New Delhi
    D)Mumbai
    E)Hyderabad
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    UC Web, on behalf of the Alibaba Foundation, will host the global sub forum of 2019 Alibaba Philanthropy on September 5, 2019 in New Delhi.
  17. Appeal against NCLAT (National Company Law Appellate Tribunal) under which section of the Companies Act, 2013?
    A) Section 370
    B) Section 410
    C) Section 480
    D) Section 350
    E) Section 326
    View Answer
    Option B

  18. Recently M Venkaiah Naidu inaugurated the country’s longest electrified rail tunnel in which state?
    A)Assam
    B)Maharashtra
    C)Bihar
    D)Andhra Pradesh
    E)Chattisgarh
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu inaugurated the country’s longest electrified rail tunnel between Cherlopalli and Rapuru and the electrified railway line between Venkatachalam and Obulavaripalli.

  19. Which country topped the list in ISSF World Cup Rifle/Pistol Championship in Rio De Janeiro?
    A)Brazil
    B)India
    C)China
    D)Russia
    E)Japan
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    India finished at the top of the ISSF World Cup Rifle/Pistol Championship in Rio De Janeiro with 5 gold, 2 silver and 2 bronze medals.
  20. Who won British Grand Prix?
    A)Nico Rosberg
    B)Alex Rins
    C)Lewis Hamilton
    D)Max Verstappen
    E)Roger Federer
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Spain motorcycle racer, Alex Rins of the Team SUZUKI ECSTAR has won the British Grand Prix. He defeated Marc Marquez by 0.013 seconds.

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