GA Revision for IBPS Clerk Mains and Other Exams – 684

GA Revision Questions for IBPS Clerk Mains and Other exams.

  1. As per study by Indian Council of Medical Research,how many road injury deaths occurred in India in 2017?
    A)2.2 lakh
    B)2.5 lakh
    C)2.7 lakh
    D)2.9 lakh
    E) 2.1 lakh
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    As many as 2.2 lakh road injury deaths occurred in India in 2017, out of which 77 percent were males which were three times higher as compared to female deaths, revealed the study conducted by the Indian Council of Medical Research.
  2. Recently Raghubar Das resigned from the post of CM of which state?
    A)Madhya Pradesh
    B)Uttar Pradesh
    C)Himachal Pradesh
    D)Jharkhand
    E)Chattisgarh
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das handed over his resignation to Governor Draupadi Murmu at Raj Bhavan after the BJP lost assembly polls in the state.
  3. In which city railway station,oxygen parlour was opened to combat air pollution?
    A)Lucknow
    B)Nashik
    C)Pune
    D)Gorakhpur
    E)Jaipur
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    In a unique initiative to battle rising air pollution in cities, an ‘Oxygen Parlour’ has been opened at Nashik railway station to provide an experience of breathing clean air to the commuters.
  4. Which state government launches ‘Netanna Nestham’ welfare scheme for weavers?
    A)Andhra Pradesh
    B)Bihar
    C)Odisha
    D)Telangana
    E)Tamil Nadu
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy launched the latest scheme in a series of welfare schemes promised during his election campaign.
  5. As per Union Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry,how many cities have declared themselves Open DefecationFree?
    A)4167
    B)4500
    C)4320
    D)3535
    E)1234
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    The Union Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry said the Swachh Bharat Mission-Urban had achieved its goal of making urban India free of open defecation, though urban local bodies in West Bengal had not been declared open defecation free (ODF).
  6. President Ram Nath Kovind released the mobile app of the Red Cross Society of India in which city?
    A)Kota
    B)Mumbai
    C)Ahmedabad
    D)Hyderabad
    E)Gwalior
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    President Ram Nath Kovind released the mobile app of the Red Cross Society of India in Hyderabad. Developed by the Telangana Centre for Good Governance in less than three months, the mobile app is accessible in all languages.
  7. Which state government released a new Land Policy 2019 prepared by Revenue and Disaster Management Department after 30 years ?
    A)Tripura
    B)West Bengal
    C)Madhya Pradesh
    D)Assam
    E)Jharkhand
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal released the new Land Policy 2019 prepared by Revenue and Disaster Management Department.

  8. Who clinched a bronze medal in the women’s 64kg weight category at the Qatar International Cup in Doha.?
    A)Vandana Gupta
    B)Punam Yadav
    C)Rakhi Halder
    D)Swati Singh
    E) Manu Bhaker
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    AIRIndian weightlifter Rakhi Halder with creating two new national records clinched a bronze medal in the women’s 64kg weight category at the Qatar International Cup in Doha.
  9. Which bank signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Gujarat government to provide MSME loans?
    A)Central Bank of India
    B)Bank of Baroda
    C)IDBI Bank
    D)Allahabad Bank
    E)Union Bank of India
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    In order to facilitate flow of credit in the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), Bank of Baroda has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Gujarat government.
  10. Indian women’s cricket team claimed 5-0 T20I series against which of the teams?
    A)Bangladesh
    B)New Zealand
    C)Sri Lanka
    D)West Indies
    E)China
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    The Indian women’s cricket team completed a 5-0 series whitewash over the West Indies after half centuries from Veda Krishnamurthy and Jemimah Rodrigues, complemented by the bowlers’ clinical show, steered the side to a 61-run triumph in the fifth and final T20 International.
  11. Which state launched YSR Matsyakara Bharosa, a welfare scheme for fishermen, on the occasion of World Fisheries Day?
    A)Andhra Pradesh
    B)Arunachal Pradesh
    C)Kerala
    D)Tamil Nadu
    E)Gujarat
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy launched YSR Matsyakara Bharosa, a welfare scheme for fishermen, on the occasion of World Fisheries Day.
  12. Who was appointed as the new foreign secretary for a two-year fixed term?
    A)Harsh Bhanwala
    B)Vijay Gokhale
    C)Harsh Vardhan Shringla
    D)Swati Chaturvedi
    E) Swati Singh
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Seasoned diplomat Harsh Vardhan Shringla was appointed as the new foreign secretary for a two-year fixed term, succeeding Vijay Gokhale.
  13. Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development has downgraded its global growth outlook for 2020 to what percent?
    A)2.9%
    B)3.4%
    C)2.6%
    D)3.1%
    E)3.8%
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development has downgraded its global growth outlook for 2020. The OECD officials at are now predicting expansion of 2.9 percent.

  14. According to an order issued by the Personnel Ministry,the tenure of Harsh Kumar Bhanwala has been extended.He is the current chairman of which organisation?
    A)IRDA
    B)SIDBI
    C)NABARD
    D)LIC
    E)SEBI
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    According to an order issued by the Personnel Ministry, the tenure of NABARD chairman Harsh Kumar Bhanwala was extended by six months, with effect from December 18, 2019.
  15. Where did the three-day Global Bio-India Summit 2019 held?
    A)Bhatinda
    B)Lucknow
    C)Noida
    D)New Delhi
    E)Indore
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Three-day Global Bio-India Summit 2019 begins in New Delhi. It was one of the largest biotechnology stakeholders conglomerate to be held in India for the first time.

  16. Bharatiya Reserve Bank Note Mudran Private Limited (BRBNMPL), a wholly owned subsidiary of Reserve Bank of India (RBI), was set up under which of the following acts?
    A) Banking Regulation Act, 1949
    B) Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934
    C) Companies Act, 1956
    D) Payment and Settlement Systems Act, 2007
    E) National Housing Bank Act, 1987
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Bharatiya Reserve Bank Note Mudran Private Limited (BRBNMPL) was established by Reserve Bank of India (RBI) as its wholly owned subsidiary on 3rd February 1995 with a view to augmenting the production of bank notes in India to enable the RBI to bridge the gap between the supply and demand for bank notes in the country.
    The BRBNMPL has been registered as a Private Limited Company under the Companies Act 1956 with its Registered and Corporate Office situated at Bengaluru. The company manages 2 Presses one at Mysore in Karnataka and the other at Salboni in West Bengal.
  17. Who has got the Janakavi P Sawlaram Memorial Award for his contribution in the field of cinema and theatre?
    A)Sharad Ponkshe
    B)Ratna Pathak
    C)Mahesh Dattani
    D)Seema Biswas
    E) Uday Shankar
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    Noted Marathi actor Sharad Ponkshe has got the Janakavi P Sawlaram Memorial Award for his contribution in the field of cinema and theatre.
  18. According to the first ever Prosperity & Inclusion City Seal and Awards (PICSA) Index released in November 2019, which Indian city emerged as the India’s highest ranked city?
    A)Mumbai
    B)Delhi
    C)Bengaluru
    D)Jaipur
    E)Raipur
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Bengaluru emerged as India’s highest ranked city at No. 83 in a new index of the world’s 113 cities in terms of economic and social inclusivity, topped by Zurich in Switzerland.

  19. Where is the HQ of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry?
    A)Mumbai
    B)Chennai
    C)NewDelhi
    D)Pune
    E)Kolkata
    View Answer
    Option C

  20. Shaukat Kaifi passed away recently. She was a veteran ________ .
    A)Politician
    B)Actress
    C)Scientist
    D)Photographer
    E)Director
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Veteran actor Shaukat Kaifi has passed away. She is remembered for her roles in MS Sathyu’s Garm Hawa, Sagar Sathadi’s Bazaar and Muzaffar Ali’s Umrao Jaan.

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