GA Revision for NIACL Assistant, IBPS RRB PO/Clerk, Indian Bank – 243

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

  1. SCO Peace Mission Exercise 2018 will be held in which country ?
    A)Japan
    B)Russia
    C)USA
    D)China
    E)South Korea
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    As part of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) initiatives, SCO Peace Mission Exercise is conducted biennially for SCO member states. The joint exercise for the year 2018 will be conducted by Central Military Commission of Russia from 22 August to 29 August 2018 at Chebarkul, Chelyabinsk, Russia.
  2. Which state govt. will organize a human chain along the 650 km long Pakistan border under a programme ,”Shahadat ko salam”?
    A)UP
    B)MP
    C)Rajasthan
    D)Odisha
    E)Chattisgarh
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    Option C
    Explanation:

    On the eve of Independence Day, the Rajasthan Government will organize a human chain along the 650 km long Pakistan border under a programme ,”Shahadat ko salam”.
  3. Which state CM has been invited by the United Nations (UN) to deliver a keynote address at an event, titled “Financing Sustainable Agriculture:Global Challenges and Opportunities?
    A)Andhra Pradesh
    B)Odisha
    C)Haryana
    D)UP
    E)Gujarat
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    Option A
    Explanation:

    Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has been invited by the United Nations (UN) to deliver a keynote address at an event, titled “Financing Sustainable Agriculture:Global Challenges and Opportunities – to be organised on the sideline of the annual UN General Assembly in NewYork on September 24.
  4. What is the currency of Mauritius?
    A)Euro
    B)Rupiah
    C)Rupee
    D)Dollar
    E)Taka
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    Option C

  5. Defence industrial corridor was launched in which city?
    A)Lucknow
    B)Gorakhpur
    C)Aligarh
    D)Pune
    E)Gwalior
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    Option C
    Explanation:

    Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath launched a defence industrial corridor in Aligarh,UP. The move is part of the government’s efforts to develop specialised zones dedicated to defence production in the state.
  6. Which airport was renamed as Chhatrapati Sivaji “Maharaj” International Airport?
    A)Patna
    B)Pune
    C)Nashik
    D)Mumbai
    E)Lucknow
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    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.
  7. What is the maximum number of digits that a UPI-PIN can have?
    A) 4
    B) 5
    C) 6
    D) 8
    E)7
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    Option C
    Explanation:

    UPI-PIN (UPI Personal Identification Number) is a 4-6 digit pass code you create/set during first time registration with this App.
  8. Which IIT has launched an exclusive incubator to boost the chip design sector?
    A)IIT Mumbai
    B)IIT Hyderabad
    C)IIT Kanpur
    D)IIT BHU
    E)IIT Roorkee
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    The Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad (IITH) has launched an exclusive incubator to boost the chip design sector.
  9. India signed how much loan agreement with the ADB for expanding irrigation networks and system efficiency in Madhya Pradesh?
    A)$395 million
    B)$365 million
    C)$375 million
    D)$385 million
    E)$333 million
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    India signed a $375 million loan agreement with the ADB for expanding irrigation networks and system efficiency in Madhya Pradesh.
  10. At how much percent,India’s economy grew in the first quarter of 2018-19 ending June 30?
    A)8.1
    B)8.2
    C)8.5
    D)8.7
    E)8.3
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    Option B
    Explanation:

    India’s economy grew at an impressive 8.2 % in the first quarter of 2018-19 financial year ending June 30 on the back of a strong core performance and a healthy base,government data showed on 31 August.
  11. The ten-day festival of the historic Esala Maha Perehera began in which country?
    A)Bhutan
    B)Sri Lanka
    C)Australia
    D)India
    E)Japan
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    In Sri Lanka, the ten-day festival of the historic Esala Maha Perehera began in Kandy with a grand procession. The procession set off from the biggest Buddhist temple in Sri Lanka, Sri Dalada Maligawa at an auspicious time.
  12. 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) Varun Bhati
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    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.
  13. Walmart acquired 77 percent stake in which e-commerce company?
    A)Flipkart
    B)Amazon
    C)Ebay
    D)Paytm
    E)Snapdeal
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    Walmart acquired 77 percent stake in e-commerce major Flipkart. Remainder of the business is held by other shareholders, including Flipkart co-founder Binny Bansal, Tencent, Tiger Global and Microsoft Corp.
  14. A special film festival on the theme “Freedom Struggle and Freedom Fighters” was held in which city on 15th August?
    A)Kolkata
    B)New Delhi
    C)Mumbai
    D)Pune
    E)Bhuj
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    A special film festival on the theme “Freedom Struggle and Freedom Fighters” was held in Mumbai,Maharashtra on 15th August. The festival was organized by the Films Division to mark India’s 72nd Independence Day.
  15. Which actress has been roped in as the face of contemporary ethnic fashion brand Rangriti by Biba Apparels Pvt Ltd?
    A)Parineeti Chopra
    B)Disha Patani
    C)Katrina Kaif
    D)Deepika Padukone
    E)Alia Bhatt
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    Bollywood actress Parineeti Chopra has been roped in as the face of contemporary ethnic fashion brand Rangriti by Biba Apparels Pvt Ltd.
  16. Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javedkar has launched the Innovation Cell and Atal Ranking of Institutions on innovation Achievements,ARIIA in which city?
    A)Kolkata
    B)Lucknow
    C)Pune
    D)New Delhi
    E)Allahabad
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javedkar has launched the Innovation Cell and Atal Ranking of Institutions on innovation Achievements,ARIIA in NewDelhi.
  17. What does S stands for in ABRS with respect to payment through Aadhar Cards?
    A) System
    B) Service
    C) Software
    D) Schedule
    E) Shift
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Aadhaar based Remittance Service (ABRS)
    In ABRS, a remitter can initiate IMPS transaction using the beneficiary’s AADHAAR number, which acts as a financial address & which will be linked to the beneficiaries account number.
  18. What is the currency of Indonesia?
    A)Peso
    B)Dollar
    C)Rupiah
    D)Rupee
    E)Pound
    View Answer
    Option C

  19. Bajaj Allianz General Insurance has tied up with which bank for bancassurance?
    A)Canara Bank
    B)Bank of Baroda
    C)Indian Overseas Bank
    D)Vijaya Bank
    E)Central Bank of India
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    This corporate agency agreement will enable distribution of Bajaj Allianz General Insurance products through the bank’s network of 2,129 branches across the country.
  20. Golfer Jarrod Lyle passed away.He belonged to which country?
    A)USA
    B)UK
    C)Canada
    D)Australia
    E)Japan
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Australian golfer Jarrod Lyle has passed away at the age of 36 years after a long battle with leukaemia.

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