GA Revision for SBI Clerk and other exams – 834

  1. Which state education department in collaboration with Doordarshan started online classes and educational programs?
    A) Himachal Pradesh
    B) Jharkhand
    C) Uttar Pradesh
    D) Assam
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    In Jharkhand, the State Education Department in collaboration with Doordarshan started online classes and educational programs to provide school education to students of the state through video and thematic lectures.

  2. PM Narendra Modi launched Atma Nirbhar Rojgar Yojana’ for migrant workers in which state?
    A) Uttar Pradesh
    B) Assam
    C) Bihar
    D) Telangana
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched Atma Nirbhar Uttar Pradesh Rojgar Abhiyan, a campaign to provide employment to 1.25 crore migrant workers and others in Uttar Pradesh, who lost their jobs during the coronavirus pandemic.

  3. Where is the headquarters of Transparency International situated?
    A) Brussels, Belgium
    B) Geneva, Switzerland
    C) Vienna, Austria
    D) Berlin, Germany
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Its nonprofit purpose is to take action to combat corruption and prevent criminal activities arising from corruption.

  4. How much amount of package was announced by government for agriculture and allied sectors aimed at strengthening infrastructure, logistics and capacity building at farm gate?
    A) ₹1.85 lakh cr
    B) ₹2.00 lakh cr
    C) ₹1.90 lakh cr
    D) ₹1.63 lakh cr
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    The government announced a Rs 1.63 lakh crore package for agriculture and allied sectors aimed at strengthening infrastructure, logistics and capacity building at farm gate.

  5. Which state launched YSR Kapu Nestham, to provide Rs 15,000 for eligible women?
    A) Kerala
    B) TamilNadu
    C) Telangana
    D) Andhra Pradesh
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh YS Jagan Mohan Reddy launched ‘YSR Kapu Nestham’ at his camp office for the welfare of the women from Kapu community.

  6. Which organisation has renamed its Wide Field Infrared Survey Telescope (WFIRST), a next-generation space telescope set to launch in 2025, in honor of Nancy Grace Roman?
    A) SpaceX
    B) CNRX
    C) ISRO
    D) NASA
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    NASA has renamed its Wide Field Infrared Survey Telescope (WFIRST), a next-generation space telescope set to launch in 2025, in honor of Nancy Grace Roman, the US space agency’s first chief astronomer, who paved the way for space telescopes focused on the broader universe.

  7. Sukanya Samriddhi Accounts cannot be opened for a girl child with age greater than ____?
    A) 5 years
    B) 6 years
    C) 8 years
    D) 10 years
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    Option D

  8. Which organisation launched behaviour change campaign ‘navigating the new normal’?
    A) RBI
    B) Niti Aayog
    C) Irda
    D) SIDBI
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    NITI Aayog launched behaviour change campaign ‘Navigating the New Normal’ and its website to help people follow norms to contain the spread of Covid-19.

  9. Which organisation has come up with another calling application called Catch-Up?
    A) Amazon
    B) Google
    C) Microsoft
    D) Facebook
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Facebook has come up with another calling application called Catch-Up. The idea behind the new app is to coordinate call timings with friends and family members.

  10. Ghumura dance is the folk dance of which state?
    A) Bihar
    B) Andhra Pradesh
    C) Odisha
    D) West Bengal
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    Option C

  11. What is the theme of this year International Day of UN Peacekeepers?
    A) Women in Peacekeeping: A Key to Peace
    B) Protecting Civilians Protecting Peace
    C) 70 years of Service and Sacrifice
    D) Investing in peace around the world
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Every year on 29 May, the United Nations commemorates the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers.

  12. Fitch projects Indian economy to contract by how much percent in FY21?
    A) 6%
    B) 4%
    C) 3%
    D) 5%
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    Option D

  13. Which city topped in the Global Startup Ecosystem Report 2020′ by startup Genome?
    A) London
    B) NewYork
    C) NewDelhi
    D) California
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Two Indian cities made it onto the top 40 of the world’s most favourable ecosystems to build a globally successful startup, topped by the Silicon Valley in California.

  14. Which of the following banks cannot accept deposits under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana (PMGKY)?
    I. Public Sector Banks
    II. Private Sector Bank
    III. Co-operative Banks
    A) Only II
    B) Only I
    C) Only III
    D) Both II and III
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Application and amount for the deposit (in the form of Bond Ledger Account) shall be received by any banking company, other than Co-operative Banks.

  15. Which organisation announced the launch of the Pradhan Mantri Vaya Vandana Yojana (Modified- 2020) Scheme for senior citizens?
    A) OICL
    B) NIACL
    C) NICL
    D) LIC
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) announced the launch of the Pradhan Mantri Vaya Vandana Yojana (Modified- 2020) Scheme for senior citizens.

  16. Where is Nagarjunasagar Lake situated?
    A) Kerala
    B) Karnataka
    C) Andhra Pradesh
    D) Telangana
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    It is the largest man-made lake on the subcontinent and the third largest in the world

  17. The country’s largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) has joined hands with which bank to offer retail financing schemes to its customers?
    A) ICICI Bank
    B) HDFC Bank
    C) IDBI Bank
    D) Sbi
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    The country’s largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) has joined hands with ICICI Bank to offer retail financing schemes to its customers.

  18. When is International Day of Action for Women’s Health observed?
    A) May 31
    B) May 30
    C) May 29
    D) May 28
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    The International Day of Action for Women’s Health or International Women’s Health Day is celebrated on May 28 every year since 1987

  19. A _____ is an ATM, located within the premises of an organisation and is generally meant only for the employees of the organization?
    A) On-site ATM
    B) Off-site ATM
    C) Worksite ATM
    D) Off-Line ATM
    View Answer
    Option C

  20. Where is the HQ of International Olympic Committee?
    A) Germany
    B) Thailand
    C) China
    D) Switzerland
    View Answer
    Option D

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