GA Revision for SBI Clerk and other exams – 826

  1. As per SIPRI report,which country has topped in the largest military spender in the world?
    A) China
    B) USA
    C) India
    D) Russia
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    India has become the third largest military spender in the world, after the US and China, according to a Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) report. This is the first time that India and China are among the top three military spenders.

  2. What percent stake does the Central Government holds in State Bank of India?
    A) 51%
    B) 59%
    C) 62.22%
    D) 66%
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    The central government holds 62.22% stake in the bank as of March 2017.

  3. Sikandar Bagh, formerly known by the British as Sikunder/Sikandra/Secundra Bagh, is a villa and garden located in _____?
    A) Assam
    B) Kerala
    C) Uttar Pradesh
    D) Madhya Pradesh
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    Option C

  4. Which campaign was launched by Union Minister of Human Resource Development Ramesh Pokhriyal on World Book Day?
    A) My Book My World
    B) Books and Education
    C) My Book My Soul
    D) My Book My Friend
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Union Minister of Human Resource Development Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ launched the #My Book My Friend campaign on social media on 23 April on the occasion of World Book Day.

  5. What is the theme of this year’s World Migratory Bird Day 2020?
    A) Birds Connect Our World
    B) Protect Birds
    C) Unifying our voices for bird conservation
    D) Conserve and protect birds
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    World Migratory Bird Day observed on May 9 every year is celebrated to raise awareness about conservation and ecological importance of such birds in the global ecosystem.World Migratory Bird Day 2020 celebrated with the theme “Birds Connect Our World.“

  6. Which ex RBI governor was named in key IMF external advisory group?
    A) SA Bobde
    B) Gita Gopinath
    C) Viral Acharya
    D) Raghuram Rajan
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Former Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Raghuram Rajan and 11 others have been named by International Monetary Fund (IMF) managing director Kristalina Georgieva to her external advisory group to provide perspectives from around the globe on key developments and policy issues, including responses to challenges over coronavirus pandemic.

  7. Where is the HQ of National Book Trust?
    A) Mumbai
    B) Kolkata
    C) NewDelhi
    D) Chennai
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    Option C

  8. Who was appointed Secretary to President Ram Nath Kovind?
    A) Kapil Dev Tripathi
    B) Uday Singh Rajput
    C) Vishal Chaturvedi
    D) NK Singh
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Kapil Dev Tripathi was appointed Secretary to President Ram Nath Kovind.

  9. What is the tagline of Karnataka Bank?
    A) Your Family Bank across India
    B) We understand your world
    C) Aao Sochein Badha
    D) India international Bank
    View Answer
    Option A

  10. Who is the author of book How the Onion Got Its Layers”?
    A) Akanksha Rajput
    B) Kavya Tomar
    C) Anil Krishna
    D) Sudha Murty
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Veteran author Sudha Murty’s first book in an audio format titled “How the Onion Got Its Layers” is released.

  11. What is the currency of France?
    A) Riyal
    B) Krone
    C) Peso
    D) Euro
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    Option D

  12. The Corporate Affairs Ministry (MCA) has come out with the format of the new web form for incorporation of companies.Name it?
    A) Ion+
    B) Vayu+
    C) SPICe+
    D) Netra+
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    The Corporate Affairs Ministry (MCA) has come out with the format of the new web form SPICe+(Simplified Proforma for Incorporating a Company Electronically plus) for incorporation of companies.

  13. What is the time period given by RBI to banks (other than SFB) for opening 25% banking outlets in ‘Unbanked Rural Centre’ (URC)?
    A) 1 year
    B) 2 years
    C) 18 months
    D) 3 years
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    1 year from the date of issue of notification i.e from May 18, 2017.

  14. Which countries were elected as a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council for a two-year term?
    A) India
    B) Norway
    C) Ireland
    D) All of these
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    India was elected as a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council for a two-year term after winning 184 votes in the 193-member General Assembly.

  15. Jamie Hampton announced his retirement from which sports?
    A) Hockey
    B) Football
    C) Cricket
    D) Tennis
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    American tennis player and former world number 24 Jamie Hampton has officially announced her retirement from professional tennis, bringing a sudden halt to her career.

  16. Which of the following account can be opened in a foreign Currency?
    A) FCNR Account
    B) NRE Account
    C) SNRR Account
    D) Both A and C
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    In Foreign Currency (Non-Resident) Account , a person can open account in any permitted currency i.e. a foreign currency which is freely convertible.

  17. Which Indian peacekeeper have been selected for the prestigious United Nations Military Gender Advocate of the Year Award (2019)?
    A) Suman Gawani
    B) Rahul Singh
    C) Karthik Jaiswal
    D) Shreya Mishra
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    An Indian Army officer and woman peacekeeper, who has served with the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), and a Brazilian woman commander have been selected for the prestigious United Nations Military Gender Advocate of the Year Award (2019), with UN Chief Antnio Guterres describing them as “powerful role models.”

  18. Which singer sang a song titled as JAYTU BHARATAM saluting the spirit of Atma Nirbhar Bharat?
    A) Lata Mangeskar
    B) Asha Bhosle
    C) Sonu Nigam
    D) Arijit Singh
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Legendary singer Lata Mangeskar has sang a song titled as JAYTU BHARATAM saluting the spirit of Atma Nirbhar Bharat.

  19. In which year State Bank of India Act was passed?
    A) 1934
    B) 1945
    C) 1955
    D) 1957
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    Option C

  20. Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan is for the children in the age group of?
    A) 10-14 years
    B) 6-18 years
    C) 8-14 years
    D) 6-14 years
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    6-14 years

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