GA Revision for NIACL AO Mains – 375

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

  1. Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of Vishwakarma Skill University in which city?
    A)Kanpur
    B)Lucknow
    C)Nashik
    D)Gurugram
    E)Jaipur
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of Vishwakarma Skill University at Village Dudhola in Palwal from Sultanpur village in Gurugram district.
  2. The world’s standard definitions of the kilogram,the ampere,the Kelvin and the mole has been changed after how many years?
    A)130 years
    B)135 years
    C)140 years
    D)150 years
    E) 145 years
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    The world’s standard definitions of the kilogram,the ampere,the Kelvin and the mole has been changed after representatives from 60 countries voted to redefine the International System of Units(SI) for weight,current,temperature and amount of chemical substance.
  3. Which state government signed a pact with World Bank under which the multilateral agency will advance a loan of $310 million to boost the state’s power system, mainly transmission infrastructure?
    A)Uttar Pradesh
    B)Kerala
    C)Jharkhand
    D)Odisha
    E)Karnataka
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    The centre and the Jharkhand government signed a pact with World Bank under which the multilateral agency will advance a loan of $310 million to boost the state’s power system, mainly transmission infrastructure.
  4. Which country has decided to to rejoin the Commonwealth, two years after withdrawing from the 53-nation grouping?
    A)Maldives
    B)Mauritius
    C)Sri Lanka
    D)Pakistan
    E)Bangladesh
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    The Maldives has approved to rejoin the Commonwealth, two years after withdrawing from the 53-nation grouping.
  5. Which state became the third state in the country after Gujarat and Maharashtra where hookah bars or lounges were banned through law?
    A)Maharashtra
    B)Punjab
    C)Andhra Pradesh
    D)Kerala
    E)Chattisgarh
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Punjab is the 3rd state in the country after Gujarat and Maharashtra where hookah bars or lounges were banned through law.
  6. Whch state will host 7th International Tourism Mart 2018?
    A)Tripura
    B)Assam
    C)Nagaland
    D)Sikkim
    E)Meghalaya
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    Tripura will host three-day 7th International Tourism Mart from November 22 at Agartala with tour operator delegates from 18 countries participating in an effort to popularise tourist destinations in the northeastern states.
  7. According to a WHO report,which is the only country to have recorded a substantial decline in malaria cases in 2017 by 24 percent?
    A)Sri Lanka
    B)Australia
    C)India
    D)Nepal
    E)Bangladesh
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    The World Health Organisation(WHO) in a report stated that India is the only country to have recorded a substantial decline in malaria cases in 2017 out of the 11 highest burden countries worldwide.
  8. President Ram Nath Kovind will inaugurate Kartarpur Corridor in which city?
    A)Bhatinda
    B)Gurdaspur
    C)Pune
    D)Chandigarh
    E)Gurugram
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    President Ram Nath Kovind and Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh will lay the foundation stone for the Kartarpur Corridor at Dera Baba Nanak, Gurdaspur on November 26
  9. RBI Central Board decided to constitute a BFS of the Central bank to examine the framework for banks under PCA.What is “S” in BFS?
    A)Super
    B)Supervision
    C)Syndrome
    D)System
    E)Set
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    RBI Central Board decided to constitute a Board For Financial Supervision(BFS) of the Central bank to examine the framework for banks under PCA.
  10. Which company has partnered with LIC to offer online insurance premium on its platform?
    A)Paytm
    B)PayU
    C)Freecharge
    D)Tez
    E)PhonePe
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    Paytm has partnered with the Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) to offer online insurance premium payments on its platform.
  11. The 12-day long joint military exercise between India and the USA known as “Vajra Prahar”commenced in which city?
    A)Jaipur
    B)Mumbai
    C)Bengaluru
    D)Chennai
    E)Hyderabad
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    The 12-day long joint military exercise between India and the USA known as “Vajra Prahar”commenced in Jaipur.
  12. Which state launched “Bhudaar”portal?
    A)Andhra Pradesh
    B)Maharashtra
    C)Haryana
    D)Bihar
    E)Jharkhand
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    Andhra Pradesh launched an web portal which makes land records available to people with unique identification numbers just like Aadhar number. The “Bhudaar” is an 11 digit unique identification code assigned to each agriculture land holding and rural and urban properties in the state.
  13. Which state has topped the list with highest employability as per India Skills Report 2019?
    A)Uttar Pradesh
    B)Maharshtra
    C)Sikkim
    D)Andhra Pradesh
    E)Tripura
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Andhra Pradesh has topped the list of states with the highest employability followed by Rajasthan and Haryana, as per the India Skills Report 2019 conducted jointly by Wheebox, PeopleStrong, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).
  14. What is the rank of India in IMD World Talent Ranking 2018?
    A)53rd
    B)50th
    C)55th
    D)52nd
    E)54th
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    India slipped two positions to rank at 53rd position in a global survey released by IMD Business School Switzerland on fostering and attracting talent. In 2017, India was ranked at 55th position.Switzerland topped the list.
  15. Where is the Hq of Paytm?
    A)Noida
    B)Gurgaon
    C)Delhi
    D)Pune
    E)Jaipur
    View Answer
    Option A

  16. 87th session of the INTERPOL General Assembly held in which city?
    A)Paris
    B)Dubai
    C)New York
    D)Abu Dhabi
    E)New York
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    The International Criminal Police Organisation(INTERPOL) elected South Korean Kim Jong Yang as its new President at the 87th session of the INTERPOL General Assembly in Dubai.
  17. Which country has developed “artificial sun” eight times brighter than the natural sun to replace the country’s streetlights by 2020?
    A)Japan
    B)China
    C)Australia
    D)USA
    E)India
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    A team of scientists from Chengdu’s Micro Research Electronics System Research Institute(CASC) had developed an “artificial sun” eight times brighter than the natural sun to replace the country’s streetlights by 2020.
  18. Which actor was awarded with third Sayaji Ratna award established in the memory of erstwhile Baroda ruler Sayajirao Gaekwad III?
    A)Sharukh Khan
    B)Amitabh Bachchan
    C)Rishi Kapoor
    D)Aamir Khan
    E)Salman Khan
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan was awarded the third Sayaji Ratna award established in the memory of erstwhile Baroda ruler Sayajirao Gaekwad III.
  19. According to Women and Child Development Ministry,the government will now give the salaries for how many weeks out of 26 weeks of maternity leave for women?
    A)10
    B)8
    C)6
    D)7
    E)9
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    The government will give employers the salaries for 7 of the 26 weeks of maternity leave for women earning more than Rs 15,000 a month,the Women and Child Development Ministry announced.
  20. Recently,Ustad Imrat Khan passed away.He was related to which field?
    A)Sportsmen
    B)Musician
    C)Politician
    D)Poet
    E)Activists
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Indian classical music doyen, Ustad Imrat Khan, known for promoting the sitar and the surbahar internationally, has passed away in the United States at the age of 83.

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