GA Revision for NIACL Assistant, IBPS RRB PO/Clerk, Indian Bank – 233

GA Revision Questions for RBI Grade B 2018, NIACL Assistant 2018, IBPS RRB 2018, Indian Bank 2018 and other exams.

  1. India have signed a implementation agreement on “Mobilise your City(MYC)”with which country?
    A)France
    B)Russia
    C)UK
    D)Canada
    E)USA
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    India and France have signed an implementation agreement on “Mobilise your City(MYC)” in the presence of MoS, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) Hardeep Singh Puri and Alexander Ziegler, Ambassador of France in India.
  2. Who was named as the UEFA Men’s Player of the year award?
    A)Neymar
    B)Luka Modric
    C)Christiano Ronaldo
    D)Lionel Messi
    E)Xavi
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    Option B
    Explanation:

    Croatian midfielder Luka Modric has revealed that he received a congratulatory message from Portuguese striker Cristiano Ronaldo after the former was named UEFA Player of the Year.
  3. The government is determined to keep fiscal deficit at how much percent?
    A)3.8
    B)3.5
    C)3.3
    D)3.1
    E)3.6
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    The governement is determined to keep fiscal deficit within the budgeted level of 3.3 percent of GDP as the country cannot afford to have a twin deficit problem.
  4. What is the currency of Iran?
    A)Dirham
    B)Dollar
    C)Rial
    D)Rupee
    E)Pound Sterling
    View Answer
    Option C

  5. Who is the author of “The Beauty of all my days” ?
    A)RK Narayan
    B)Ruskin Bond
    C)Arundhati Roy
    D)Chetan Bhagat
    E)Ajay Tiwari
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Author Ruskin Bond has been penning his life experiences — in both fiction and nonfiction — for well over six decades now and is back with a fresh memoir,”The Beauty of all my days” .
  6. What is the risk called when one bank makes the decision about how much risk to take, while someone else (like government) bears the costs if things go badly?
    A) Systematic risk
    B) Moral Hazard
    C) Equity risk
    D) Market risk
    E) Business risk
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Example:: Too Big Too Fail Banks can fall into these category. Like last year in India, SBI and ICICI Bank were declared systematically important banks (too big too fail). So if they fail, government and RBI will provide them support.
  7. The World Summit on Accrediation will be held in which city?
    A)Nasik
    B)New Delhi
    C)Pune
    D)Mumbai
    E)Hyderabad
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    The World Summit on Accrediation pertaining to educational institutes got underway in NewDelhi on 8th September. The three-day Summit will focus on challenges and opportunities in outcome-based accreditation.The theme is-Challenges and Opportunities in Outcome Based Accrediation.
  8. Who has been unanimously elected as the chairman of the board of The Advertising Standards Council of india(ASCI)?
    A)Shiv Saran
    B)Shivakumar
    C)Sunil Mehta
    D)Shiv Sharma
    E) Man Kaur
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Shivakumar, group executive president, corporate strategy, at the Aditya Birla group, has been unanimously elected as the chairman of the board of The Advertising Standards Council of india(ASCI), the industry watchdog said in a statement.
  9. Which city municipal corporation launched an anti-open defecation campaign, titled “Khule me Sauch ki ghanti bajao-siti bajao”?
    A)Mumbai
    B)Lucknow
    C)Pune
    D)Delhi
    E)Gujarat
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    The Lucknow Municipal Corporation launched an anti-open defecation campaign, titled “Khule me Sauch ki ghanti bajao-siti bajao” (whistleblowing campaign against open defection), in line with Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s vision to make the capital city Open Defecation Free by Oct 2.
  10. Which state government will launch “Yuva Nestam Scheme” on October 2, which would provide unemployment dole of Rs.1000 each to empower youth?
    A)Maharashtra
    B)Karnataka
    C)Andhra Pradesh
    D)Mizoram
    E)Kerela
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister announced the launch of “Yuva Nestam Scheme” on October 2, which would provide unemployment dole of Rs.1000 each to empower youth.
  11. French political writer and journalist Francois Gautier will be releasing the authorised biography of which Indian spiritual leader?
    A)Bhakti Charu
    B)Ramesh Oza
    C)Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
    D)Ramdev
    E) Sandeep Singh
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    French political writer and journalist Francois Gautier, who has been living in India since 1971, will be releasing the authorised biography of spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar.
  12. When is International Day Of Democracy celebrated?
    A)Sep 17
    B)Sep 16
    C)Sep 15
    D)Sep 18
    E)Sep 12
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    The International day of Democracy was observed across the world on September 15,2018. The day provides an opportunity to review the state of democracy in the world. It was observed for the first time in 2008.The theme of the 2018 International Day of Democracy was “Democracy under Strain”Solutions for a changing world”.
  13. India signed MoU with which country on cooperation in the operation of telemetry tracking and telecommand station for satellite and launch vehicles?
    A)Indonesia
    B)Mauritius
    C)Brunei
    D)South Africa
    E)Malaysia
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    The Union cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been apprised of the MoU between India and Brunei Darussalam on cooperation in the operation of telemetry tracking and telecommand station for satellite and launch vehicles, and for cooperation in the field of space research, science and applications.
  14. New Bank of India was merged with Punjab National Bank in which year?
    A) 1990
    B) 1992
    C) 1993
    D) 1995
    E) 1991
    View Answer
    Option C

  15. Name India’s first underwater robotic drone launched?
    A)Evitrone
    B)Eyerovtuna
    C)Tuna
    D)Tarini
    E)Robotik
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    India’s first underwater robotic drone developed at Maker Village in Kochi, which can send real-time video of ships and other underwater structures to help with their repair and maintenance, was launched.
  16. By how much percent, the water storage level of 91 major reservoirs in India have gone up according to data provided by the Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation?
    A)5
    B)4
    C)6
    D)7
    E)8
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    The water storage level of 91 major reservoirs in India have gone up by 4 percent in the last one week, according to data provided by the Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation. The Central Water Commission monitors these reservoirs.
  17. Which state launched a first of its kind initiative “MIL-Banche”?
    A)Odisha
    B)UP
    C)MP
    D)HP
    E)Chattisgarh
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    In Madhya Pradesh, in a first of its kind initiative,”MIL-Banche”, an interactive programme between schools and society is being organized in all government schools of the state.
  18. Who has become the first Indian poet invited to record his poems at the Library of Congress in Washington D.C. in “The Poet and the Poem”series conducted by poet Grace Cavalieri?
    A)Abhinav Karan
    B)Abhay K
    C)Manav Sharma
    D) Abhi Sharma
    E)R. K Narayan
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Indian poet-diplomat Abhay K. has become the first Indian poet invited to record his poems at the Library of Congress in Washington D.C. in “The Poet and the Poem”series conducted by poet Grace Cavalieri.
  19. Which airport was renamed as Chhatrapati Sivaji “Maharaj” International Airport?
    A)Patna
    B)Pune
    C)Nashik
    D)Mumbai
    E)Varanasi
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Early two years after a resolution was passed in the Maharashtra Assembly, Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport has finally been rechristened as Chhatrapati Sivaji “Maharaj” International Airport.
  20. Mehlli Gobhai passed away at the age of 87 recently.He was related to which field?
    A)Actor
    B)Economist
    C)Artist
    D)Singer
    E)Writer
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    The Mumbai-based artist,Mehlli Gobhai passed away at the age of 87 in a city hospital. The artist was said to be ailing for a while and had been hospitalised for a month.

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