GA Revision for IBPS PO/Clerk, Canara Bank – 300

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

  1. Which personality name was used to name a rose from a fan from Argentina ,Santiago Lopez?
    A)AR Rahman
    B)Sonu Nigam
    C)Asha Bhonsle
    D)Lata Mangeshkar
    E)Shreya Ghosal
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    Option D
    Explanation:

    A Lata Mangeshkar fan from Argentina ,Santiago Lopez, who is a florist by profession, has named a rose in honour of the veteran playback singer.
  2. When is World Tsunami Awareness Day observed?
    A)Nov 3
    B)Nov 1
    C)Nov 5
    D)Nov 6
    E) Nov 4
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    Option C
    Explanation:

    The World Tsunami Awareness Day is observed every year across the world on 5th November to spread awareness among people across the world about Tsunami.
  3. National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) is an initiative of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and Indian Banks’ Association (IBA) under the provisions of?
    A) Companies Act, 2013
    B) Companies Act, 1956
    C) Banking Regulation Act, 1949
    D) Payment and Settlement Systems Act, 2007
    E) Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934
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    Option D
    Explanation:

    National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI), an umbrella organisation for operating retail payments and settlement systems in India, is an initiative of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and Indian Banks’ Association (IBA) under the provisions of the Payment and Settlement Systems Act, 2007, for creating a robust Payment & Settlement Infrastructure in India.
  4. RBI has initiated steps to set up a wide-based digital PCR to capture details of all borrowers, including wilful defaulters and also the pending legal suits in order to check financial delinquencies.What is “R” is PCR?
    A)Registry
    B)Recognition
    C)Revenue
    D)Rebate
    E)Renovate
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    Option A
    Explanation:

    RBI has initiated steps to set up a wide-based digital Public Credit Registry(PCR) to capture details of all borrowers, including wilful defaulters and also the pending legal suits in order to check financial delinquencies.
  5. Where is HQ of Fino Payments Bank?
    A)Delhi
    B)Pune
    C)Nashik
    D)Mumbai
    E)Mathura
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    Option D

  6. 18th Indian Ocean Rim Association(IORA)Council of Ministers Meeting held in which city?
    A)Mumbai
    B)Durban
    C)Cape Town
    D)New York
    E)Beijing
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    Option B
    Explanation:

    General VK Singh Minister of State for External Affairs, attended the 18th Indian Ocean Rim Association(IORA)Council of Ministers Meeting in Durban,South Africa.
  7. India and the ADB signed how much loan agreement to support state-run India Infrastructure Finanance Company Ltd(IIFCL)?
    A)$150 million
    B)$300 million
    C)$400 million
    D)$450 million
    E) $200 million
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    Option B
    Explanation:

    India and the ADB signed a $300 million loan agreement to support state-run India Infrastructure Finanance Company Ltd(IIFCL) that provides long-term finance to infrastructure projects.
  8. Which report of UK India Business Council sets out how India’s new higher education policy could accelerate India’s rise to superpower status?
    A)Beyond 50
    B)Insight into 100
    C)Beyond the top 200
    D)Top 100
    E)50 to 100
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    A new UK India Business Council Report “Beyond the Top 200’, sets out how India’s new higher education policy could accelerate India’s rise to superpower status by enabling young Indians to receive the world’s best higher education in India through greater availability of the top courses provided globally.
  9. Who has been conferred with the coveted Global Education Leaders Award 2018?
    A)Sumitra Rai
    B)Midhun Jith
    C)Dr Saroj Suman Gulati
    D)Ritika Singh
    E) Manvendra Singh
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    Option C
    Explanation:

    Dr.Saroj Suman Gulati,Director,Blur Bells Group of Schools has been conferred with the coveted Global Education Leaders Award 2018.
  10. What is the market structure called in which the market is dominated by a single buyer?
    A) Micropony
    B) Monopsony
    C) Monopcoly
    D) Microsony
    E) Oligopoly
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    Option B
    Explanation:

    A monopsonist has the market power to set the price of whatever it is buying (from raw materials to labour).
  11. Ambati Rayaudu announced his retirement recently.He is related to which sports?
    A)Cricket
    B)Football
    C)Hockey
    D)Wrestling
    E)Badminton
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    Ambati Rayaudu has retired from the long-form, including the Ranji Trophy, to focus on limited-overs cricket.
  12. India signed MoU with which country on cooperation in sports?
    A)Australia
    B)Iran
    C)South Korea
    D)North Korea
    E)South Africa
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    Option C
    Explanation:

    Indian and South Korea signed a MoU on cooperation in sports in New Delhi.
  13. Who chaired the “Himalayan State Regional Council” constituted by NITI Aayog?
    A)Ajay Tyagi
    B)VK Saraswat
    C)Subash Chandra Khuntia
    D)Amitabh Kant
    E)Amit Shah
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    Option B
    Explanation:

    NITI Aayog has constituted the “Himalayan State Regional Council” to ensure sustainable development of the Himalayan region. The Himalayan State Regional Council will be chaired by the Dr VK Saraswat.
  14. The first Russia India Strategic Dialogue will take place in which city?
    A)Mumbai
    B)New Delhi
    C)Moscow
    D)St Petersburg
    E)Cape Town
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    Option D
    Explanation:

    The first Russia India Strategic Dialogue will take place in the Russian city of St Petersburg on November 25 and 26.
  15. In which city, “Signature Bridge”,the first asymmetrical cable-stayed bridge in India was opened?
    A)Lucknow
    B)Delhi
    C)Mumbai
    D)Bangalore
    E)Hyderabad
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Delhi’s long-awaited “Signature Bridge”,the first asymmetrical cable-stayed bridge in India was opened for the public.
  16. When is National Press Day celebrated?
    A)Nov 16
    B)Nov 20
    C)Nov 10
    D)Nov 17
    E) Nov 15
    View Answer
    Option
    Explanation:

    National Press Day is celebrated on Nov 16 to commemorate the establishment of the Press Council of India.
  17. Which government formed an inter-ministerial committee to resolve the issues raised by the agitating farmers in the ongoing protest in the state headed by Shashi Bhusan Behera?
    A)Bihar
    B)Uttar Pradesh
    C)Haryana
    D)Odisha
    E)Chattisgarh
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    The Odisha Government formed an inter-ministerial committee to resolve the issues raised by the agitating farmers in the ongoing protest in the state. The three-member committee headed by Finance Minister Shashi Bhusan Behera.
  18. Where is the HQ of Fitch Ratings?
    A)Tokyo
    B)New York
    C)London
    D)Paris
    E)Vienna
    View Answer
    Option B

  19. Which state gave its nod to redevelop world’ largest hospital at an estimated cost of Rs.5540.07 crore?
    A)Odisha
    B)Bihar
    C)Haryana
    D)Uttar Pradesh
    E)Haryana
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    Option B
    Explanation:

    The Bihar cabinet gave its nod for the redevelopment of Patna Medical College and Hospital into a world’s largest 5462 bed hospital at an estimated cost of Rs.5540.07 crore.
  20. Recently which personality died who commanded a naval unit of the Eastern Fleet in the 1971 India Pakistan War and whose actions led to the destruction of an enemy submarine?
    A)RP Hari
    B)Ashok Kumar
    C)Ajit Kumar
    D)MP Awati
    E) Mihir Singh
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    Option D
    Explanation:

    Vice Admiral MP Awati(retd.), who commanded a naval unit of the Eastern Fleet in the 1971 India Pakistan War and whose actions led to the destruction of an enemy submarine, passed away.

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