GA Revision for IBPS PO/Clerk, Canara Bank – 279

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

  1. Veena Sendre has been chosen as India’s first Miss Trans Queen.She belongs to which state?
    A)Jharkhand
    B)Maharashtra
    C)Chhattisgarh
    D)Bihar
    E)Orissa
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Veena Sendre from Chhatisgarh has been chosen as India’s first Miss Trans Queen.
  2. 17th Council of Heads of Government,CHG Meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization held at which place?
    A)Ukraine
    B)Turkmenistan
    C)Tajikistan
    D)Afghanistan
    E)Iraq
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will be participating in the 17th Council of Heads of Government,CHG Meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization to be held in Dushanbe,Tajikistan on 11th to 12th of this month.
  3. Delhi government signed a twin city agreement with which country administration for cooperation in the fields of education, healthcare, sports, tourism, transport and environment for a period of three years?
    A)USA
    B)Russia
    C)Australia
    D)UK
    E)France
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Delhi government signed a twin city agreement with the Moscow administration for cooperation in the fields of education, healthcare, sports, tourism, transport and environment for a period of three years.
  4. The Union Cabinet has approved the payment of Productivity Linked Bonus(PLB) equivalent to how many days wages for the financial year 2017-18 for all eligible non-gazetted Railway employees?
    A)78
    B)79
    C)80
    D)66
    E)85
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    The Union Cabinet has approved the payment of Productivity Linked Bonus(PLB) equivalent to 78 days wages for the financial year 2017-18 for all eligible non-gazetted Railway employees.
  5. Which state launched the Chief Minister’s Sashakt Kisan Yojana and Chief Minister’s Krishi Samuh Yojana?
    A)Arunachal Pradesh
    B)Bihar
    C)Jharkhand
    D)Sikkim
    E)Haryana
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    Arunachal Pradesh Government launched the Chief Minister’s Sashakt Kisan Yojana and Chief Minister’s Krishi Samuh Yojana in Itanagar.
  6. Which of the following is not true about Mobile Money Identifier (MMID)?
    A) Mobile Money Identifier (MMID) is a seven-digit number, issued by banks for effecting financial transactions through the user’s mobile phone.
    B) The user’s mobile number MMID are uniquely linked with his bank account number, and is one of the key inputs to facilitate fund transfer.
    C) Both the remitter and the beneficiary are required to have their MMIDs to effect a fund transfer through the mobile phone.
    D) A unique MMID and mobile number combination helps in identifying the beneficiary’s details. A single MMID can be linked to a mobile number.
    E) To receive an MMID, the user is required to approach his bank and follow the necessary procedure for obtaining the number.
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    In D) – It should be — Multiple MMIDs can be linked to same mobile number. If a person has accounts in more than 1 bank, he can use his same mobile number with all MMIDs.
  7. Who became the first shooter from India to claim a gold medal at the Youth Olympic Games taking place in Buenos Aires, Argentina?
    A)Abbas Ansari
    B)Mohd Asab
    C)Vikram Bhatnagar
    D)Manu Bhaker
    E) Saurabh Chaudhary
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Manu Bhaker became the first shooter from India to claim a gold medal at the Youth Olympic Games taking place in Buenos Aires, Argentina with a spectacular performance in what is being seen as a comeback after a disappointing Asian Games.
  8. The 12-day-long Clear Sky 2018 war games are being held in which country?
    A)China
    B)Nepal
    C)USA
    D)Ukraine
    E)Bhutan
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Ukraine has opened a series of large-scale air-force exercises with the United States and seven other NATO countries. The 12-day-long Clear Sky 2018 war games are being held in Western Ukraine.
  9. Which state will be the partner state for this year Goa International Film Festival?
    A)Uttar Pradesh
    B)Bihar
    C)Haryana
    D)Jharkhand
    E)Rajasthan
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    This year Goa International Film Festival from 20th to 28th of November will have Jharkhand as a partner state.
  10. Who has been appointed as the new Solicitor General of India?
    A)Ranjit Kumar
    B)Tushar Mehta
    C)Mohan Parasaran
    D)LN Sinha
    E) Biblab Singh
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Senior Advocate Tushar Mehta has been appointed as the new Solicitor General of India. He is currently serving as the Additional Solicitor General.
  11. According to UK-based charity Oxfam Internationals “Commitment to Reducing Inequality Index”,what is India’s rank among 157 countries?
    A)142nd
    B)145th
    C)147th
    D)150th
    E)148th
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    UK-based charity Oxfam Internationals “Commitment to Reducing Inequality Index” ranks India 147th among 157 countries analysed, describing the country’s commitment to reducing inequality as a “a very worrying situation” given that it is home to 1.3 billion people, many of whom live in extreme poverty.The list is topped by Denmark.
  12. IIBs are debt market securities offered by the government, and even some corporations with a view to protect your savings from inflation. What does middle letter I stands for in IIB?
    A) Inflation
    B) Indexed
    C) Information
    D) Investement
    E) Initial
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Inflation-indexed bonds
  13. Which Indian company wins Deming Prize 2018?
    A)Airtel
    B)Indus Towers
    C)Vodafone
    D)TCS
    E)Reliance
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Indus Tower becomes the first Indian Company in the service sector and 5th globally to achieve this feat Indus Towers, world’s largest telecom tower company (outside China), won the Deming Prize for 2018, being the first Indian company in the service sector and the fifth in the world to achieve this.
  14. Archer Harvinder Singh extended India’s gold tally to how much as he finished first in the Men’s Individual Recurve Open-W2/ST event at Para Asian Games in Jakarta,Indonesia?
    A)8
    B)7
    C)5
    D)4
    E)6
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Archer Harvinder Singh extended India’s gold tally to 7 as he finished first in the Men’s Individual Recurve Open-W2/ST event at Para Asian Games in Jakarta,Indonesia.
  15. Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Shri JP Nadda inaugurated “2nd World Conference on Access to Medical Products :Achieving the SDGs 2030”at which place?
    A)Bhopal
    B)Lucknow
    C)New Delhi
    D)Pune
    E)Mumbai
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Shri JP Nadda inaugurated “2nd World Conference on Access to Medical Products :Achieving the SDGs 2030” in New Delhi.
  16. What is the capital of Senegal?
    A)Paris
    B)Kabul
    C)Kiev
    D)Dakar
    E)Santiago
    View Answer
    Option D

  17. The Union Cabinet approved the merger of two regulatory institutions into the NCVET in order to improve skilling standards and the market relevance of skill development programmes.Expand “V” in NCVET?
    A)Vaccuum
    B)Visual
    C)Vocational
    D)Varsity
    E)Vital
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    The Union Cabinet approved the merger of two regulatory institutions into the National Council for Vocational Education and Training(NCVET) in order to improve skilling standards and the market relevance of skill development programmes.
  18. Para Asian Games 2018 are being held in which country?
    A)Indonesia
    B)India
    C)Russia
    D)Australia
    E)China
    View Answer
    Option A

  19. Which state government launched a mobile application “Maha Madat” which will use modern technology to analyse the drought situation in the state?
    A)Bihar
    B)Karnataka
    C)Maharashtra
    D)Uttar Pradesh
    E)Gujarat
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    The Maharashtra Government launched a website and a mobile application which will use modern technology to analyse the drought situation in the state by collecting data on rainfall, crop situation and underground water.
  20. Recently,MN Paloor passed away.He was the poet of which language?
    A)Tamil
    B)Hindi
    C)Malayalam
    D) Odia
    E)Telugu
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Well-known Malayalam poet MN Paloor passed away in Kozhikode.

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