GA Revision for NIACL Assistant, IBPS RRB PO/Clerk, Indian Bank – 246

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

  1. 10th BRICS Summit 2018 has begun in which city?
    A)New Delhi
    B)Beijing
    C)Johannesburg
    D)Mumbai
    E)Indonesia
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    The theme for this summit is “BRICS in Africa:Collaboration for inclusive growth and shared prosperity in the 4th Industrial Revolution” .
  2. Gandhi Heritage Centre will be built in which country?
    A)Myanmar
    B)Afghanistan
    C)Iran
    D)Sri Lanka
    E) Uganda
    View Answer
    Option E
    Explanation:

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced to build a Gandhi Heritage Centre in Uganda’s Jinja, where a statue of Mahatma Gandhi now stands.
  3. Global Disability Summit was held in which city?
    A)Washington D.C
    B)Pune
    C)London
    D)New York
    E)New Delhi
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Thaawarchand Gehlot, Union Minister for Social Justice & Empowerment attended the Global Disability Summit held in London on 24th July 2018. The motto of the conference was to firm up the commitments of the country leaders towards the cause of persons with disabilities.
  4. According to NCAER,India’s growth forecast for current fiscal is at how much percent?
    A)7.1
    B)7.4
    C)7.2
    D)7.5
    E)7.3
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Economic policy think-tank NCAER has retained India’s growth forecast for the current fiscal at 7.4 percent citing comfortable agricultural sector outlook and a marked improvement in the external sector.
  5. What is the limit on transaction for a single transaction in BHIM app?
    A) Rs 1,000
    B) Rs 2,000
    C) Rs 5,000
    D) Rs 10,000
    E)Rs 15,000
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Limit per transaction- Rs 10,000.
  6. Which census for the first time will collect data on Other Backward Classes (OBC)?
    A)2011
    B)2021
    C)2031
    D)2025
    E)2028
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Census 2021 will for the first time collect data on Other Backward Classes (OBC), the Centre said. The decision to count the OBCs in the next Census was to get a correct perspective on the social status in the country.
  7. Which bank has reappointed Chanda Kochhar as director on its board?
    A)HSBC
    B)DNS
    C)ICICI
    D)HDFC
    E)AXIS
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    ICICI Bank has favoured the reappointment of Chanda Kochhar as a director on the board of ICICI Securities during the latter’s annual general meeting.
  8. Which state CM launched PUDA 360 ,an e-properties module to facilitate online property transactions?
    A)Haryana
    B)Punjab
    C)UP
    D)HP
    E)Gujarat
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh launched PUDA 360, an e-properties module to facilitate online property transactions. It is aimed at bringing greater efficiency and transparency in the functioning of Punjab Urban Planning and Development Authority(PUDA).
  9. UIDAI extended deadline upto which day for banks to do minimum Aadhaar enrolments and updations in identified branches?
    A)Nov 25
    B)Dec 31
    C)Dec 1
    D)November 1
    E)November 15
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    UIDAI extended till November 1 the deadline for banks to do minimum Aadhaar enrolments and updations in identified branches.
  10. What does S stands for in PSP with respect to UPI?
    A) Software
    B) Service
    C) System
    D) Synchronized
    E) Shift
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    PSP- Payment System Player . The bank which provides UPI
  11. Which country topped the list in International tourist arrivals in 2017 in South Asian Region?
    A)Australia
    B)Sri Lanka
    C)Bangladesh
    D)India
    E)China
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    International tourist arrivals hit record high in 2017 with India leading the growth in South Asian Region. According to data from the UN’s tourism organisation, a total of 1,323 million international tourist arrivals recorded in destinations around the world. The figure represents an 84 million increase over 2016, and a new record.
  12. Which government has declared the Singphan Widlife Sanctuary as an elephant reserve making it the 30th reserve for jumbos in the country?
    A)Tamil Nadu
    B)Maharashtra
    C)Mizoram
    D)Manipur
    E) Nagaland
    View Answer
    Option E
    Explanation:

    The Nagaland government has declared the Singphan Widlife Sanctuary as an elephant reserve making it the 30th reserve for jumbos in the country.
  13. Where is HQ of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited(HAL)?
    A)Pune
    B)New Delhi
    C)Bengaluru
    D)Mumbai
    E)Chennai
    View Answer
    Option C

  14. When was IBA (Indian Banks Association) formed?
    A)1978
    B)1955
    C)1946
    D)1950
    E)1961
    View Answer
    Option C

  15. The 2-day conference on Motivating and Attracting Youth in Agriculture(MAYA) was held in which city?
    A)Mumbai
    B)Kolkata
    C)NewDelhi
    D)Pune
    E)Bangalore
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    In order to meet the challenge of providing sustainable livelihoods for a rapidly growing population and to motivate and attract youth in agriculture, Dr. Trilochan Mohapatra, Secretary (DARE) & Director General (ICAR), inaugurated a two-day conference at NASC,NewDelhi from 30-31 August, 2018 on Motivating and Attracting Youth in Agriculture(MAYA).
  16. Which airport has been honored with “Champion of Earth”award for being the first airport in the world to be completely powered by solar energy?
    A)Indira Gandhi International Airport
    B)Raja Bhoj International Airport
    C)Cochin International Airport
    D)Sardar Vallabhai International Airport
    E)Dum Dum International Airport
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    The United Nations has honoured the Cochin International Airport (CIAL) with “Champion of Earth”award for being the first airport in the world to be completely powered by solar energy. CIAL is the first airport in the world to receive the highest environmental award issued by the United Nations.
  17. Who has been elected as the new Chairman of Indian Banks Association?
    A)Mahesh Kumar Jain
    B)Rajnish Kumar
    C)PS Jayaram
    D)Sunil Mehta
    E) Ranjan Kohli
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    The Indian Banks Association has elected PNB managing director and chief executive, Sunil Mehta, as the new chairman for 2018-19.
  18. 18th International Children’s Film Festival was inaugurated in which city?
    A)Lucknow
    B)Mumbai
    C)Kolkata
    D)Pune
    E)Hyderabad
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    West Bengal Governor K N Tripathi inaugurated the 18th International Children’s Film Festival in Kolkata in which 36 films from 17 countries would be screened.
  19. Kargil Vijay Diwas is celebrated on which day?
    A)21 July
    B)28 July
    C)30 July
    D)2 May
    E) 26 July
    View Answer
    Option E
    Explanation:

    The day marks India’s victory over Pakistan in the 1999 Kargil War and remembers those who sacrificed their lives for the country.
  20. Who received Atibadi Jagannath Das Samman, Odisha’s highest literary award, for the year 2018?
    A) Ramakanta Rath
    B)Arundhati Roy
    C)Salman Rushdie
    D)Vikram Seth
    E)R . K Narayan
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    Noted litterateur Ramakanta Rath received Atibadi Jagannath Das Samman, Odisha’s highest literary award, for the year 2018.

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