GA Revision for SBI Clerk and other exams – 806

  1. Which state government signed an MoU with State Bank of India (SBI) to facilitate approval of loans to entrepreneurs in the MSME sector?
    A) Uttar Pradesh
    B) Sikkim
    C) Gujarat
    D) Maharashtra
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    The Gujarat government signed an MoU with State Bank of India (SBI) to facilitate approval of loans to entrepreneurs in the MSME sector with ease and within a short time-frame

  2. The Indian Institute of Geomagnetism (IIG) is located in ______?
    A) Chhattisgarh
    B) New Delhi
    C) Karnataka
    D) Tamil Nadu
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    Option D

  3. Moody’s Investors Service slashed India growth forecast for calendar year 2020 to how much percent?
    A) 0.2%
    B) 0.5%
    C) 0.8%
    D) 1.1%
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Moody’s Investors Service slashed India growth forecast for calendar year 2020 to 0.2 per cent, from 2.5 per cent projected in March. For 2021, the rating agency expects India’s growth to rebound to 6.2 per cent.

  4. Who was appointed as chairman of the Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority?
    A) Supratim Bandyopadhyay
    B) Sanjiv Kaul
    C) Anil Chaturvedi
    D) Bimal Julka
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Supratim Bandyopadhyay was appointed as chairman of the Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority, the regulator for promotion and development of an organised pension system to serve the old age income needs of people on a sustainable basis.

  5. Where is the headquarters of KBC Bank N.V. located?
    A) Russia
    B) China
    C) Belgium
    D) Kyrgyzstan
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Brussels, Belgium

  6. The government has established International Financial Services Centres Authority to regulate all financial services in International Financial Services Centres (IFSCs).It will be headquartered in which city?
    A) Gandhinagar
    B) Surat
    C) Ahmedabad
    D) Hyderabad
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    The government has established International Financial Services Centres Authority to regulate all financial services in International Financial Services Centres (IFSCs) in Gandhinagar.

  7. Cheraw is an important folk dance performed by the people of which state?
    A) Arunachal Pradesh
    B) Sikkim
    C) Assam
    D) Mizoram
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Cheraw dance is a ritual dance performed in Mizoram, India, consisting of four people holding two crossed pairs of bamboo staves.

  8. Who has been selected as the new Chief Vigilance Commissioner by a high-powered committee headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi?
    A) Vinay Dubey
    B) Ramesh Singh
    C) Bimal Julkar
    D) Sanjay Kothari
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Sanjay Kothari, the Secretary to the President, has been selected as the new Chief Vigilance Commissioner by a high-powered committee headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

  9. What does L stands for in SLBC with respect to committees of Bank?
    A) Life
    B) Listed
    C) Level
    D) Line
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    State Level Banker Committees

  10. How much loan was given by Asian Development Bank for power sector in rural Maharashtra?
    A) USD 370 million
    B) USD 365 million
    C) USD 350 million
    D) USD 346 million
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    The Asian Development Bank (ADB) said it has approved a USD 346 million (around Rs 2,616 crore) loan to Indian government to provide reliable power connection in rural areas of Maharashtra.

  11. Which country successfully tested air launched cruise missile Ra’ad-II?
    A) Israel
    B) Iraq
    C) Pakistan
    D) Afghanistan
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Pakistan conducted a successful flight test of the air launched nuclear-capable cruise missile Ra’ad-II with a range of 600 km, significantly boosting the military’s “deterrence capability” on land and at sea.

  12. Which of the following city is known as‘Wine Capital” of India?’
    A) Mumbai
    B) Hyderabad
    C) Asansol
    D) Nashik
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    Option D

  13. Which organisation launched Access to COVID-19 Tools (ACT) Accelerator”?
    A) G7
    B) UN
    C) G20
    D) WHO
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    The Saudi G20 Presidency has welcome the launch of “Access to COVID-19 Tools (ACT) Accelerator”, a landmark, global and timely collaboration for the accelerated development, production and equitable access to new COVID-19 tools.

  14. Which PSU delivered its fourth anti-submarine warfare stealth corvette to the Indian Navy?
    A) SAIL
    B) RELIANCE
    C) GRSE
    D) IOCL
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Defence PSU Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Lt delivered its fourth anti-submarine warfare stealth corvette to the Indian Navy.

  15. Which country hosted the eleventh session of Petersberg Climate Dialogue through video conference?
    A) India
    B) Germany
    C) China
    D) Russia
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    The eleventh session of Petersberg Climate Dialogue witnessed India along with 30 other countries deliberating over ways and means to tackle the challenge of reinvigorating economies and societies after COVID-19. It was hosted by Germany, and it was co-hosted by the United Kingdom (UK).

  16. Ashraf Ghani was declared the winner of presidential election of which country?
    A) Iran
    B) Iraq
    C) Oman
    D) Afghanistan
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Ashraf Ghani was declared the winner of Afghanistan’s presidential vote after five months of delayed results and bitter dispute. But the announcement threatened to tip the country into a full-blown political crisis on the cusp of a U.S. peace deal with the Taliban.

  17. What is the theme of World Day of Social Justice 2020 ?
    A) workers on the move:the quest
    B) If you want peace and Development,work for social justice
    C) Social Well being and justice
    D) Closing the Inequalities Gap to Achieve Social Justice
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    The United Nations’ (UN) World Day of Social Justice is annually observed on February 20 to encourage people to look at how social justice affects poverty eradication. It also focuses on the goal of achieving full employment and support for social integration.The theme of World Day of Social Justice 2020 is “Closing the Inequalities Gap to Achieve Social Justice”.

  18. FCA are invested in multi-currency, multi-asset portfolios as per the norms, which are similar to the best international practices followed in this regard. C in FCA stands for?
    A) Credit
    B) Currency
    C) Call
    D) Central
    View Answer
    Option B

  19. Which Company acquires Chroma Labs?
    A) Google
    B) Microsoft
    C) Twitter
    D) Netflix
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Twitter announced that it is acquiring Chroma Labs, the company behind the Chroma Stories app.

  20. Where is the HQ of UN Relief and Works Agency?
    A) Kabul
    B) Kathmandu
    C) Bangkok
    D) Amman
    View Answer
    Option D

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