GA Revision for ESIC UDC Main, EPFO, IBPS PO/Clerk and Other Exams – 563

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

  1. According to global market reaserch agency Kantar ‘100 Top BrandZ Report” ,Which company became the world’s most valuable brand?
    A)Apple
    B)Amazon
    C)Flipkart
    D)Google
    E)Myntra
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    According to global market research agency Kantar in its 2019’s ‘100 Top BrandZ Report’, US retail giant Amazon has moved past hi-tech titans Apple and Google to become the world’s most valuable brand.

  2. Who was recently conferred with France highest civilian award Chevalier de I’Ordre National de la Legion d’Honneur for his contribution to India France relationship?
    A)K Sivan
    B)Christopher S
    C)AS Kiran Kumar
    D)PV Bharithi
    E)Narendra Modi
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Former ISRO chairman A S Kiran Kumar was conferred with France’s highest civilian award Chevalier de l’Ordre national de la Lgion d’Honneur for his contribution to India-France space cooperation. On behalf of the President of France, Ambassador of France to India, Alexandre Ziegler conferred Kumar with the highest civilian honour of France.
  3. What is the currency of Canada?
    A)Euro
    B)Peso
    C)Dollar
    D)Yuan
    E)Rial
    View Answer
    Option C

  4. In which city/UT,women can soon travel free on public transport?
    A)Chennai
    B)Lucknow
    C)Delhi
    D)Pune
    E)Bengaluru
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Woman in Delhi can soon travel free on public transport, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced.
  5. Which country’s parliament is first in the world to declare climate change emergency?
    A)USA
    B)UK
    C)Russia
    D)Canada
    E)Italy
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    The UK parliament became the first national legislative body in the world to declare a climate change “emergency”. The historic move closely follows Extinction Rebellion protests that blocked traffic in key parts of central London.
  6. America first private moon lander will be engineered in which country?
    A)Russia
    B)India
    C)Nepal
    D)China
    E)Sri Lanka
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    The first US lunar lander in the 21st century will be designed in India, the result of NASA’s new willingness to outsource production of its space vehicles.

  7. Recently The Meeting on the development of Turkmenistan Afghanistan Pakistan India gas pipeline held in which country?
    A)India
    B)Pakistan
    C)Afghanistan
    D)Turkmenistan
    E)Iraq
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    A meeting on the development of Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline, also known as Trans-Afghanistan pipeline held in Turkmenistan recently.
  8. As per Geological Survey of India (GSI), India’s 35% of total graphite are found in which state?
    A)Arunachal Pradesh
    B)Sikkim
    C)Mizoram
    D)Nagaland
    E)Tripura
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    The Geological Survey of India (GSI) in its report said that about 35% of India’s total Graphite reserves are found in Arunachal Pradesh. This is the highest found in the country. The GSI presented the said data during its annual interactive meeting with the Department of Geology and Mining & Industries, Government of Arunachal Pradesh in Itanagar.
  9. Which company launched digital payment support for 100 currencies?
    A)PayPal
    B)Paytm
    C)Bitcoin
    D)Razorpay
    E)GooglePay
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Razorpay, India’s first converged payments solution company, announced that it now supports 100 currencies for international digital payments – including all popular currencies such as U.S. Dollar (USD), European Dollar (EUR), British Pound (GBP), Arab Emirates Dirham (AED) and Singapore Dollar (SGD).

  10. Which country to ban single use plastics by 2021?
    A)Canada
    B)Thailand
    C)India
    D)Australia
    E)Singapore
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    In an effort to curb pollution of oceans, the Canadian government announced that it will ban single-use plastics as early as 2021.
  11. Recently BFA launched how many new formats of the game with new dimensions of the court?
    A)3
    B)2
    C)1
    D)4
    E)5
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    The world body governing Badminton, BFA, has launched two new formats of the game —AirBadminton and Triples with new dimensions of the court and an innovative shuttlecock called Airshuttle. Traditional competitive badminton has been an indoor game.
  12. Who has been chosen to be the Protem Speaker of the Lok Sabha?
    A)Ravindra Negi
    B)Shyam Lal Singh
    C)Vikas Kumar
    D)Virendra Kumar
    E) Sharad Kumar
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Virendra Kumar, a seventh time BJP MP from Tikamgarh constituency in Madhya Pradesh and a former Union Minister, has been chosen to be the Protem Speaker of the Lok Sabha.
  13. When is World Bee Day observed?
    A)May 20
    B)May 21
    C)May 22
    D)May 23
    E) May 24
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    To raise awareness of the importance of pollinators (such as bees, butterflies, bats and hummingbirds), the threats they face and their contribution to sustainable development, the UN designated 20 May as World Bee Day.
  14. Which state launched the country’s first Emission Trading Scheme?
    A)Gujarat
    B)Madhya Pradesh
    C)Haryana
    D)Uttar Pradesh
    E)Jharkhand
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on the World Environment Day launched the country’s first emissions trading scheme (ETS) to encourage and incentivize the industrial units to cut air pollution.

  15. The 26th edition of the International Maritime Defence Exhibition Asia 2019 held in Which country?
    A)India
    B)China
    C)Singapore
    D)Nepal
    E)Bhutan
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    INS Kolkata and INS Shakti of the Indian Navy participated in a 3-day Asia Pacific naval and maritime event titled the International Maritime Defence Exhibition Asia (IMDEX Asia-2019) held in Changi Exhibition Centre, Singapore.
  16. Where is the HQ of Badminton World Federation?
    A)Indonesia
    B)India
    C)China
    D)Malaysia
    E)Switzerland
    View Answer
    Option D

  17. Recently U Venkateswarlu has been chosen as the secretary to which state government?
    A)Sikkim
    B)Tripura
    C)Assam
    D)Nagaland
    E)Meghalaya
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    U Venkateswarlu, Additional Chief Secretary to Governor of Tripura, Kaptan Singh Solanki, has been appointed as the Chief Secretary to the state government.
  18. Which country launched anti competition probe against Google?
    A)Israel
    B)China
    C)Russia
    D)Italy
    E)Bangladesh
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Joining the Competition Commission of India (CCI) and the European Union (EU), Italy’s antitrust authority has become the latest international regulatory body to launch an anti-competition investigation against Google.
  19. Which company launched the Digital Sakhi in TamilNadu?
    A)TCS
    B)HDFC Ergo
    C)Mahindra
    D)L&T Financial Services
    E)Microsoft
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    L&T Financial Services’ (LTFS) ‘Digital Sakhi’, an educational programme aimed at digital financial inclusion of rural women, was launched in 20 villages of Villupuram district in Tamil Nadu.

  20. Recently Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam passed away.He was related to which field?
    A)Actor
    B)Social Activist
    C)Politics
    D)Sports
    E)Philosopher
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Former Puducherry Chief Minister between 1996 and 2000, a senior Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam leader R V Janakiraman, who headed the coalition government of DMK and the Tamil Maanila Congress died after a brief age-related illness.

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