GA Revision for NIACL Assistant, IBPS RRB PO/Clerk, Indian Bank – 236

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

  1. Which company won Wifi Leadership Awards 2018?
    A)Jio
    B)Vodafone
    C)Airtel
    D)BSNL
    E)Idea
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    BSNL yet again swept WiFi Leadership Awards 2018 by bagging six awards and emerged as the largest public WiFi focused organization while Vipin Tyagi, Executive Director, C-DOT was conferred WiFi Leader of the Year at My India WiFi India Summit and Awards 2018 organised by DigiAnalysys in New Delhi.
  2. Which country declared an official end to the world’s recorded listeria outbreak?
    A)South Africa
    B)Indonesia
    C)India
    D)Pakistan
    E)China
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    South Africa declared an official end to the world’s recorded listeria outbreak after it killed 216 people and sickened more than 1,000 since early 2017.
  3. Samsung opened its world’s largest mobile experience centre in which city?
    A)Delhi
    B)Mumbai
    C)Bengaluru
    D)Pune
    E)Lucknow
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Looking to further cement its position in India, South Korean tech major Samsung set up what is arguably the world’s largest mobile experience centre in Bengaluru,barely two months after it opened its biggest mobile factory in Noida.
  4. Which organization to hold Climate Summit 2019?
    A)UNESCO
    B)OECD
    C)WHO
    D)UN
    E)IMF
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Asserting that climate change is pushing the world towards “the edge of the abyss”, UN Chief Antonia Guteress has said that he will convene a meeting in September 2019 to bring climate action to the top of the international agenda.
  5. The government has set up a group of secretaries to look into the issues of e-commerce policy.It will be chaired by secretary of which department?
    A)RBI
    B)NABARD
    C)DIPP
    D)Ministry of Finance
    E)SEBI
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    With concerns being raised on some proposals of the draft e-commerce policy, the government has set up a group of secretaries to look into the issues, according to an official.The group will be chaired by the secretary in the DIPP.
  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) Operational risk
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    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 ICC has decided to accord ODI status to India and Pakistan’s group league matches against which country in the upcoming Asia Cup?
    A)Netherlands
    B)China
    C)Hong Kong
    D)USA
    E)Japan
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    The ICC has decided to accord ODI status to India and Pakistan’s group league matches against Hong Kong in the upcoming Asia Cup, starting September 15.
  8. India’s first ever dedicated dog park will be opened in which city?
    A)Kanpur
    B)Chennai
    C)Hyderabad
    D)Pune
    E)Bangalore
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    For the first time in India, dog owners will have a dedicated dog park to visit. Set up in Hyderabad, the park is spread across an area of 1.3 acres.
  9. Delhi Government signed agreement with which city metropolitan government for cooperation in urban regeneration?
    A)New York
    B)Abu Dhabi
    C)London
    D)Seoul
    E)Pretoria
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    The Delhi Government and the Seoul Metropolitan Government are slated to sign an agreement this week for cooperation in urban regeneration. The agreement will be signed during Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s ongoing trip to Seoul.
  10. Which state government has prohibited e-cigarettes in state?
    A)Mizoram
    B)Tamil Nadu
    C)Odisha
    D)Bihar
    E)Tripura
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    The Tamil Nadu government has prohibited the manufacture, sale (including online sale), distribution, trade, display, marketing, import and possession of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems, popularly known as e-cigarettes.
  11. “Swachh Dhara”programme was flagged off in which city?
    A)Lucknow
    B)Amravati
    C)Nagpur
    D)Pune
    E)Hyderabad
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu flagged off the “Swachh Dhara”programme in Amravati, with an aim to provide clean drinking water across the state.
  12. The health ministry has banned the manufacture, sale and distribution of how many fixed dose combinations(FDCs) of drugs with immediate effect?
    A)320
    B)310
    C)305
    D)328
    E)333
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    The health ministry has banned the manufacture, sale and distribution of 328 fixed dose combinations(FDCs) of drugs with immediate effect and restricted another six. This brings to an end a protracted legal battle between manufacturers of these combination drugs and the ministry, which has been working since 2016 to get these “irrational” and “unsafe” drugs banned.
  13. NITI Aayog collaborated with which company to set up a Model International Center for Transformative Artificial Intelligence, ICTAI?
    A)Google
    B)Intel
    C)Infosys
    D)TCS
    E)IBM
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    NITI Aayog ,Intel and Tata Institute of Fundamental Research,TIFR are collaborating to set up a Model International Center for Transformative Artificial Intelligence, ICTAI.
  14. Who is the author of the book “The Rule Breakers”?
    A)Amitav Ghosh
    B) Arundhati Roy
    C)Preeti Shenoy
    D)Chetan Bhagat
    E) Vikram Seth
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Best-selling author Preeti Shenoy announced the launch of her new book, “The Rule Breakers”.The book claims to explore complex themes of women’s equality, gender, and inclusion among others.
  15. How many airports of Airports Authority of India have been conferred with international awards at Customer Excellence Global Summit at Halifax, Canada?
    A)7
    B)6
    C)5
    D)2
    E)8
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    6 airports of the Airports Authority of India have been conferred with seven international awards. The Airports Council International (ACI) presented the Airport Service Quality Awards 2017 at Customer Excellence Global Summit at Halifax, Canada.
  16. ISRO in its 44th flight put into orbit how many UK earth observation satellites in a textbook launch?
    A)4
    B)2
    C)1
    D)3
    E)5
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    The ISRO workhorse, the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV), in its 44th flight put into orbit two UK earth observation satellites in a textbook launch.
  17. An IBU can become a PCM of the exchange in the IFSC for clearing and settlements in any derivatives segments. What does P stands for in PCM?
    A) Permanent
    B) Primary
    C) Public
    D) Professional
    E)Private
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Professional Clearing Member
  18. Indo-Bhutan Border Trade Centre was inaugurated in which state?
    A)Assam
    B)Karnataka
    C)Maharashtra
    D)Manipur
    E)Bihar
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurated an Indo-Bhutan Border Trade Centre at Darranga in Tamulpur, Baksa District, Assam. Sonowal termed it a red-letter day and said that the trade centre will lead to strengthening of Indo-Bhutan relations.
  19. Where is University of Engineering and Management(UEM) located?
    A)Delhi
    B)Mumbai
    C)Pune
    D)Kolkata
    E)Bangalore
    View Answer
    Option D

  20. Goura Chandra Mohapatra passed away recently.He was related to which field?
    A)Businessman
    B)Freedom Fighter
    C)Journalist
    D)Actor
    E)Writer
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Veteran freedom fighter Goura Chandra Mohapatra passed away at the age of 104 at Bhadrak District Headquarters Hospital, family sources said. Mohapatra, who was jailed during Quit India Movement in 1942, was suffering from old age related ailments.

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