GA Revision for IBPS PO/Clerk, LIC Assistant and Other Exams – 636

GA Revision Questions for IBPS PO/Clerk, LIC Assistant and Other exams.

  1. Which bank has launched “DigiSmart” credit card?
    A)IDBI Bank
    B)Federal Bank
    C)DBS Bank
    D)Standard Chartered Bank
    E)HDFC Bank
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    Option D
    Explanation:

    Standard Chartered Bank has launched “DigiSmart” credit card focused primarily on the ever-growing segment of millennials. This credit card will offer instant discounts and benefits across key e-commerce categories of travel, entertainment, fashion, groceries and food delivery around the year.
  2. Recently ECL Finance signed a co-origination agreement with which bank to increase access to credit for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs)?
    A)IDBI
    B)SBI
    C)BOB
    D)PNB
    E)UBI
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    Option B
    Explanation:

    ECL Finance, a subsidiary of Edelweiss Financial Services, State Bank of India (SBI) have signed a co-origination agreement to increase access to credit for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs).
  3. Where is LSE India Observatory situated?
    A) Russia
    B) Japan
    C) USA
    D) UK
    E) Bangladesh
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    Option D
    Explanation:

    The India Observatory, set up in 2006, is a Centre to develop and enhance research and programmes related to India’s economy, politics and society.
    The IG Patel Chair and the India Observatory (IO) were established in 2006, in partnership with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and the State Bank of India (SBI), in honour of Dr IG Patel, a greatly distinguished Indian and internationally renowned economist and public servant. He had been Director of LSE (1984 – 1990) and Governor of the RBI (1977 – 1982).
    LSE – London School of Economics.
  4. How much amount of loan will be given by New Development Bank to Andhra Pradesh for Social Infrastructure Project?
    A)₹6000 cr
    B)₹5000 cr
    C)₹6500 cr
    D)₹7000 cr
    E) ₹7500 cr
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    Option A
    Explanation:

    New Development Bank (NDB) will provide a loan of Rs 6,000 crore to Andhra Pradesh for various social infrastructure projects in the state.
  5. Which state government announced the formation of an expert committee to suggest a comprehensive urban development strategy for the state?
    A)Andhra Pradesh
    B)Maharashtra
    C)Uttar Pradesh
    D)Assam
    E)Chattisgarh
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    Option A
    Explanation:

    Andhra Pradesh government announced the formation of an expert committee to suggest a comprehensive urban development strategy for the state. The Committee has been asked to submit its report within six weeks.

  6. According to government data,FDI into India grew by How much percent during Q1 FY 20?
    A)27%
    B)22%
    C)28%
    D)25%
    E)30%
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    Option C
    Explanation:

    Foreign direct investment into India grew by 28 per cent to $16.33 billion during the first quarter of the current fiscal, according to government data.
  7. Which state government has launched Jan Soochna Portal?
    A)Maharashtra
    B)Odisha
    C)Rajasthan
    D)Bihar
    E)Gujarat
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    Option C
    Explanation:

    The Rajasthan government has launched a Jan Soochna Portal, developed by the information and technology department. It will have 23-24 types of information pertaining to 13 departments on a single platform.
  8. Recently Indian Army successfully summited Mount Leo Pargyil (6773M).Where is Mount Leo Pargyil situated?
    A)Karnataka
    B)Himachal Pradesh
    C)Uttarakhand
    D)Jammu and Kashmir
    E)Haryana
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    Option B
    Explanation:

    An Indian Army team successfully summited Mount Leo Pargyil (6773M) on 20th Aug 2019 after an extremely challenging climb in harsh weather, hoisting the National Flag atop Mt Leo Pargyil. The expedition was flagged in by Lieutenant General PM Bali, AVSM, VSM, COS, Western Command on 31 Aug 2019 at Jhakri near Rampur Bushar.
  9. Recently Union government has decided to set up how many Ayush Health and Wellness Centres across India?
    A)14500
    B)13000
    C)11500
    D)12500
    E)12360
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    Option D
    Explanation:

    Union Government has set a target of setting up 12 thousand 500 Ayush Health and Wellness Centres across the country. Out of which four thousand will be set up during this year.

  10. FCA are invested in multi-currency, multi-asset portfolios as per the norms, which are similar to the best international practices followed in this regard. C in FCA stands for?
    A) Credit
    B) Currency
    C) Call
    D) Central
    E) Cost
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    Option B
    Explanation:

    Foreign currency assets (FCA) are simply assets that are valued based on a currency other than the firm’s “home” currency.
  11. The fifth edition of the International Ramayana Festival began in which city/UT?
    A)New Delhi
    B)Mumbai
    C)Kanpur
    D)Gorakhpur
    E)Lucknow
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    Option A
    Explanation:

    The fifth edition of the International Ramayana Festival began in New Delhi. After the national capital, the festival will be held in Lucknow between September 20-22 and in Pune on September 21. It will also travel to the city of Ayodhya.
  12. A joint India- New Development Bank workshop was recently held in which city/UT?
    A)Indore
    B)New Delhi
    C)Surat
    D)Pune
    E)Lucknow
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    Option B
    Explanation:

    A joint India- New Development Bank workshop was held in New Delhi. The workshop was organized to enhance the NDB’s engagement with the India’s private and public sector. The NDB is aiming to support the Indian public and private sector for infrastructure development through innovative means such as loans in local currency, guarantees, credit enhancement and equity investments.
  13. Recently the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs approved how many houses under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana urban?
    A)3 lakhs
    B)3.5 lakhs
    C)4.5 lakhs
    D)5 lakhs
    E) 6 lakhs
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs (MoHUA) approves around 3 lakh (2,98,783) more affordable houses under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana Urban. In PMAY Urban Housing Scheme, central government led by PM Narendra Modi aims to provide affordable houses to the poor people in urban areas who does not have their own home.
  14. Which state government has signed MoU with Delaware State of America for sister state?
    A)Assam
    B)Tamil Nadu
    C)Gujarat
    D)Chhattisgarh
    E)Rajasthan
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Gujarat Government and Delaware State of America have signed MoU -Memorandum of Understanding for sister state. MoU was signed in Gandhinagar.

  15. How much amount of line of credit was announced by PM Modi for the development of Russia’s Far East region?
    A)USD 1 billion
    B)USD 2 billion
    C)USD 2.5 billion
    D)USD 3 billion
    E) USD 3.2 billion
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled the ‘Act Far East’ policy for Russia and announced that India will give a line of credit worth USD 1 billion for the development of Russia’s Far East region.

  16. Recently The amended provisions of Motor Vehicles Act came into force on which date?
    A)Sep 30,2019
    B)August 31,2019
    C)Sep 1,2019
    D)August 30,2019
    E) June 30,2019
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    Option C
    Explanation:

    The amended provisions of the Motor Vehicle Act, which hike the penalty for traffic rules violation have come into force from 01st September 2019. As many as 63 clauses of the Act, which correspond to an increase in the fine for traffic rule violation came into force

  17. Recently Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Garvi Gujarat Bhawan in Which city/UT?
    A)Chennai
    B)New Delhi
    C)Mumbai
    D)Pune
    E)Lucknow
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Garvi Gujarat Bhawan in New Delhi. The new building situated at Akbar Road in the national capital has been built at a cost of around 131 crore rupees by the Gujarat Government.
  18. The 1st National Conference on Cyber Crime Investigation and Cyber Forensics inaugurated in which city/UT?
    A)New Delhi
    B)Pune
    C)Nagpur
    D)Bhopal
    E)Kolkata
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    Central Bureau of Investigation’s 1st National Conference on Cyber Crime Investigation and Cyber Forensics inaugurated in New Delhi.
  19. Who will be awarded from Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan?
    A)Ram Nath Kovind
    B)Ram Vilas Paswan
    C)Narendra Modi
    D)Amit Shah
    E)Arvind Kejriwal
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will receive an award from Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan during his visit to the United States in September 2019.
  20. Recently BN Yugandhar passed away.He was related to which field?
    A)Politics
    B)Journalist
    C)Bureaucrat
    D)Poet
    E)Reporter
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Former bureaucrat B N Yugandhar, father of Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, has passed away. He was 82. Yugandhar had served in the Prime Minister’s Office during late P V Narasimha Rao’s regime and also as director of the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration at Mussorie.

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