GA Revision for IBPS Clerk Mains, NIACL AO Mains – 341

GA Revision Questions for IBPS PO/Clerk, Canara Bank 2018 and other exams.

  1. Where is HQ of World Health Organization?
    A)Paris
    B)New York
    C)Rome
    D)Geneva
    E)Italy
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    Option D

  2. Recently,CEO Ananth Narayan resigned from his post.He was the former CEO of which company?
    A)Myntra
    B)Jabong
    C)Paytm
    D)Freecharge
    E)OYO
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    The chief executive officer of Myntra, a unit of Walmart Inc-owned Flipkart.Myntra CEO Ananth Narayan’s position will be abolished as Flipkart’s Amar Nagaram is set to head the unit.
  3. Vanessa Ponce de Leon was crowned as Miss World 2018.She belongs to which country?
    A)Austria
    B)Russia
    C)Mexico
    D)USA
    E)Argentina
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    Option C
    Explanation:

    Vanessa Ponce de Leon of Mexico was crowned as Miss World 2018 by outgoing queen Manushi Chhillar in the coastal city of Sanya,China.
  4. What is the base color of Rs 200 note?
    A) Pink
    B) Magenta
    C) Bright Yellow
    D) Blue
    E)Green
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    Option C
    Explanation:

    The base colour of the note is Bright Yellow.
  5. According to latest edition of the World Bank’s Migration and Development Belief,India is expected to receive how much remittance in 2018?
    A)$ 60 billion
    B)$ 70 billion
    C)$80 billion
    D)$ 75 billion
    E) $77 billion
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    Option C
    Explanation:

    India is expected to receive a total remittance of $80 billion in 2018,said the latest edition of the World Bank’s Migration and Development Belief.
  6. According to RBI,India’s current account deficit(CAD) widened to how much percent of the GDP in the second quarter of the fiscal?
    A)3. 1 percent
    B)3.0 percent
    C)2.5 percent
    D)2.9 percent
    E) 2.2 percent
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    Option D
    Explanation:

    India’s current account deficit(CAD) widened to 2.9 percent of the GDP in the second quarter of the fiscal compared to 1.1 per cent in the year-ago period, mainly due to a large trade deficit, the RBI said.
  7. Where is the HQ of Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication(SWIFT)?
    A)Luxembourg
    B)Colombia
    C)Belgium
    D)Mexico
    E)Denmark
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    Option C

  8. Where is National Institute of Bank Management (NIBM) situated?
    A) Noida
    B) Nashik
    C) Pune
    D) New Delhi
    E)Hyderabad
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    Option C
    Explanation:

    National Institute of Bank Management (NIBM) is an Indian institution for research, training and consultancy in banking and finance. It is located in Pune. The campus is self-contained, with residential and educational facilities.
  9. Who was awarded the Steel Users Federation Of India(SUFI) Lifetime Achievement Award?
    A)Sunil Mittal
    B)Ratan N.Tata
    C)Mukesh Ambani
    D) Anil Ambani
    E) Mahesh Kumar Jain
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    Option B
    Explanation:

    Eminent industrialist Ratan N.Tata was conferred the Steel Users Federation Of India(SUFI) Lifetime Achievement Award for his association and contribution to the industry.
  10. Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) approved how much loan agreement for a water sanitation project in Andhra Pradesh?
    A)$450 million
    B)$350 million
    C)$300 million
    D)$400 million
    E) $250 million
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    Option D
    Explanation:

    The board of Beijing-headquartered Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank(AIIB) has approved a $400 million loan for a water sanitation project in Andhra Pradesh, taking the overall exposure of the bank to India to $2 billion spread over nine projects.
  11. Finance ministry decided to increase its contribution to NPS for the central government employees to how much percent?
    A)11 percent
    B)14 percent
    C)16 percent
    D)13 percent
    E) 10 percent
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the Centre has decided to increase its contribution to the NPS for the central government employees to 14 percent and also made the entire withdrawal amount tax free at the time of retirement.
  12. India is set to get its first underwater museum at which place?
    A)Gujarat
    B)Daman and Diu
    C)Puducherry
    D)Andaman and Nicobar Islands
    E)Lakshadweep Island
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    Option C
    Explanation:

    India is set to get its first underwater museum off the Puducherry coast, giving a boost to tourism in the Union territory.
  13. An international storytelling festival “BhuFesto” was organized in which city?
    A)Bangalore
    B)Pune
    C)Chennai
    D)Bhubaneshwar
    E)Hyderabad
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    Option D
    Explanation:

    An international storytelling festival “BhuFesto” was organised for the differently- abled children in Bhubaneshwar where special storytelling sessions for children with visual and hearing disabilities was organised.
  14. The first international conference on “Sustainable Water Management” will held in which city?
    A)Chandigarh
    B)Mohali
    C)Nashik
    D)Pune
    E)Lucknow
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    Option B
    Explanation:

    In order to promote sustainable policies for water management, India is organising the first international conference on “Sustainable Water Management” on December 10-11 in Mohali in which experts from across the globe will participate.
  15. Which state government launched a 24 hour helpline number “181” for women, among others, facing domestic violence and sexual harassment?
    A)Tamil nadu
    B)Karnataka
    C)Assam
    D)Uttar Pradesh
    E)Chattisgarh
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    The tamil Nadu government launched a 24 hour helpline number for women, among others, facing domestic violence and sexual harassment.
  16. Which state got its 23rd district the formal inauguration of Shi Yomi?
    A)Arunachal Pradesh
    B)Sikkim
    C)Assam
    D)Mizoram
    E)Meghalaya
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    Arunachal Pradesh got its 23rd district with the formal inauguration of Shi Yomi, carved out of the West Siang district.
  17. Which state became the only state to have four international airports in India?
    A)Tamil Nadu
    B)Kerala
    C)Karnataka
    D)Uttar Pradesh
    E)Andhra Pradesh
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    Option B
    Explanation:

    Union Minister of Civil Aviation and Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan inaugurated the Kannur International Airport making Kerala the only state in the country to have four international airports.
  18. Exercise “INDRA NAVY 18’ commenced in which city?
    A)Pune
    B)Gandhinagar
    C)Vishakapatnam
    D)New Delhi
    E)Mumbai
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    Option C
    Explanation:

    Russian Federation Navy ships Varyag, Admiral Panteleyev and Boris Butoma arrived in Vishakapatnam to participate in INDRA NAVY-18, the bilateral maritime exercise between the Indian Navy and the Russian Federation Navy.
  19. According to a report by International Labour Organization(ILO),which country has the highest gender wage gap in the world?
    A)Japan
    B)Nepal
    C)Norway
    D)India
    E)China
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    Option D
    Explanation:

    Women are paid the most unequally in India, compared to men, when it comes to hourly wages for labour. On average, women are paid 34 per cent less than men, a recent report by the International Labour Organization(ILO) has found.
  20. Recently,Mushirul Hasan passed away.He was the former?
    A)Poet
    B)Actor
    C)Historian
    D)Philosopher
    E)Singer
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Historian Mushirul Hasan, who has extensively written on India’s Partition, passed away on 10 December

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