GA Revision for IBPS PO/Clerk, Canara Bank – 274

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

  1. IRDAI has constituted a committee, comprising its officials as well as senior executives of a few insurers, to study regulatory issues fin-tech poses for insurance.Who will be heading this committee?
    A)Binoy Kumar
    B)Ajay Tyagi
    C)Randip Singh Jagpal
    D)Subash Khuntia
    E) Santosh Yadav
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    Option C
    Explanation:

    IRDAI has constituted a committee, comprising its officials as well as senior executives of a few insurers, to study regulatory issues fin-tech poses for insurance. With IRDAI Chief General Manager Randip Singh Jagpal as the chairperson, the committee would identify key regulatory issues and gaps pertaining to fin-tech in insurance.
  2. 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
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    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.
  3. Who has been appointed Goodwill Ambassador for the promotion of Nepal Tourism?
    A)Jaya Prada
    B)Rekha
    C)Disha Patani
    D)Katrina Kaif
    E)Deepilka Padukone
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    Former Member of Parliament of India and cine artist Jaya Prada has been appointed Goodwill Ambassador for the promotion of Nepal Tourism.
  4. India signed MoU with which country for strengthening cooperation in the field of tourism?
    A)Bangladesh
    B)Nepal
    C)Mauritius
    D)Malta
    E)Sri Lanka
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    Option D
    Explanation:

    The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the signing of MoU between India and Malta for strengthening cooperation in the field of tourism.
  5. Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched Ayushman Bharat, world’s largest government-funded healthcare scheme in which city?
    A)Nashik
    B)Kanpur
    C)Ranchi
    D)Mumbai
    E)Indore
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched Ayushman Bharat, world’s largest government-funded healthcare scheme in Jharkhand’s capital ranchi.
  6. Where is the headquarters of Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank situated?
    A) Beijing, China
    B) Manila, Philippines
    C) Naypyidaw, Myanmar
    D) Paris, France
    E) Shanghai, China
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    Option A
    Explanation:

    The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is an multilateral development bank that aims to support the building of infrastructure in the Asia-Pacific region. The bank currently has 56 member states while another 24 are prospective members for a total of 80 approved members and was proposed as an initiative by the government of China.
  7. Who is the author of “The Beauty of all my days” ?
    A)RK Narayan
    B)Ruskin Bond
    C)Arundhati Roy
    D)Chetan Bhagat
    E)Preeti Shenoy
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    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” .
  8. Fourth edition of the Youth Olympic Games 2022 will held in which city?
    A)Kiev
    B)Dakar
    C)Paris
    D)Kabul
    E)Singapore
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    The International Olympic Committee had announced that the fourth edition of the Youth Olympic Games will be held in Dakar,Senegal.
  9. Which bank has asked non-banking financial companies not to worry about credit availability as it would continue to support them?
    A)IOB
    B)BOB
    C)PNB
    D)SBI
    E)OBC
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    Option D
    Explanation:

    SBI asked non-banking financial companies not to worry about credit availability as it would continue to support them.
  10. Which state has announced a novel scheme for the protection of the exotic Neela Kurinji(Strobilanthus kunthianus) plants that flower only once in 12 years?
    A)Haryana
    B)Kerala
    C)Tamil Nadu
    D)Karnataka
    E)Rajasthan
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    Option C
    Explanation:

    Tamil Nadu government has announced a novel scheme for the protection of the exotic Neela Kurinji(Strobilanthus kunthianus) plants that flower only once in 12 years.
  11. Which government has signed a MoU with National Insurance Company Limited to provide medical facilities to the people of the state under the Centre’s flagship health scheme – Ayushman Bharat Yojana?
    A)Bihar
    B)Haryana
    C)Jharkhand
    D)Uttar Pradesh
    E)Chattisgarh
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    The Jharkhand government has signed a MoU with National Insurance Company Limited to provide medical facilities to the people of the state under the Centre’s flagship health scheme – Ayushman Bharat Yojana. The scheme will cover 80 per cent population of the state.
  12. Where is the headquarters of European Investment Bank situated?
    A) Romania
    B) Netherlands
    C) Slovenia
    D) Luxembourg
    E) Riyadh
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    Option D
    Explanation:

    The European Investment Bank (EIB) is the world’s largest international public lending institution. It is the European Union’s nonprofit long-term lending institution established in 1958 under the Treaty of Rome.
  13. Veena Sendre has been chosen as India’s first Miss Trans Queen.She belongs to which state?
    A)Jharkhand
    B)Maharashtra
    C)Chhatisgarh
    D)Bihar
    E)Orissa
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Veena Sendre from Chhatisgarh has been chosen as India’s first Miss Trans Queen.
  14. Where is the HQ of Steel Authority of india?
    A)Lucknow
    B)Mumbai
    C)Chennai
    D)New Delhi
    E)Hyderabad
    View Answer
    Option D
  15. 2018 Youth Olympics Games are being held in which country?
    A)Ukraine
    B)Russia
    C)France
    D)Argentina
    E)Japan
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    India’s won their first-ever gold medal at the 2018 Youth Olympics Games in Buenos Aires,Argentina with Jeremy Lalrinnunga lifting 150 kg in Men’s 62 kg weightlifting on his last attempt for a combined 274kg. This is India’s first-ever gold medal at the Youth Olympics.
  16. World chess Olympiad 2018 will be held in which country?
    A)Japan
    B)USA
    C)Georgia
    D)Mongolia
    E)France
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Blind chess player vaishali Narendra Salavkar will become the first Indian female to be part of the International Braille Chess Association(IBCA) team at the world chess Olympiad, starting September 23 at Batumi in Georgia.
  17. Global average sea-level could rise by nearly how much feet by 2100 if greenhouse gas emissions remain high?
    A)11 ft
    B)8 ft
    C)12 ft
    D)10 ft
    E)14 ft
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Global average sea-level could rise by nearly eight feet by 2100 and 50 feet by 2300 if greenhouse gas emissions remain high.
  18. Where is the HQ of HDFC Standard Life?
    A)Pune
    B)Mumbai
    C)New Delhi
    D)Chennai
    E)Jaipur
    View Answer
    Option B
  19. Which social networking site was shutdown recently over a reported failure to reveal a security issue that affected hundreds of thousands of accounts?
    A)Orkut
    B)Snapchat
    C)Google plus
    D)Facebook
    E)WhatsApp
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Google’s social network, Google plus, was announced by the tech giant to be shutting down over a reported failure to reveal a security issue that affected hundreds of thousands of accounts.
  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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