GA Revision for SBI Clerk and other exams – 836

  1. Who has been appointed as director general of National Real Estate Development Council (NAREDCO)?
    A) Sanjiv Singh
    B) Mrityunjay Shah
    C) Vinay Tripathi
    D) Rajesh Goel
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Realtors body National Real Estate Development Council (NAREDCO) has appointed Rajesh Goel as director general (DG) of the association.

  2. Which initiative was launched by government to conduct skill mapping of citizens returning under VBM?
    A) SWADES
    B) AAROGYA
    C) SWABIMAN
    D) VANDANA
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Union Government has launched a new initiative SWADES- Skilled Workers Arrival Database for Employment Support to conduct a skill mapping exercise of the returning citizens under the Vande Bharat Mission.

  3. Rasleela is the folk dance of which state?
    A) Gujarat
    B) Himachal Pradesh
    C) Uttar Pradesh
    D) Rajasthan
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    Option D

  4. Who been appointed as chairman of the city gas distributor Mahanagar Gas Ltd?
    A) Sanjay Sharma
    B) Vikas Chaturvedi
    C) Rakesh Sinha
    D) Manoj Jain
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Manoj Jain, chairman and managing director of national gas major GAIL, has been appointed as chairman of the city gas distributor Mahanagar Gas Ltd as well.

  5. Under Sukanya Samriddhi Account Scheme partial withdrawal, maximum up to 50% of balance standing at the end of the preceding financial year can be taken after Account holder’s attaining age of ______?
    A) 10 years
    B) 15 years
    C) 16 years
    D) 18 years
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    Option D

  6. In which state, Kondapochamma Sagar project was Inaugurated?
    A) Maharashtra
    B) Telangana
    C) Assam
    D) Odisha
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao has inaugurated the 15 TMC Kondapochamma Sagar reservoir by switching on pumps at the Markook pump house under Gajwel Assembly segment in a simple but solemn ceremony graced by Sri Tridandi Chinna Jeeyar Swami.

  7. Which Company has acquired animated graphics startup GIPHY?
    A) Blackberry
    B) Microsoft
    C) Google
    D) Facebook
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Facebook had acquired the animated graphics startup GIPHY and would integrate the company in its Instagram visual social network.

  8. Where is Meenakshi Amman Temple situated?
    A) Tamil Nadu
    B) Assam
    C) Maharashtra
    D) Uttar Pradesh
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    Option A

  9. Which has become the 1st state to provide free Internet for the Poor?
    A) Karnataka
    B) Odisha
    C) Kerala
    D) Maharashtra
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    After declaring the Internet as the fundamental right of every citizen, Kerela is now all set to roll out free high-speed broadband Internet for all the poor in the state.

  10. What is the capital of Slovenia?
    A) Ljubljana
    B) Slome
    C) Rusty
    D) Logate
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Currency – Euro

  11. How many banks are classified as Domestic Systemically Important Banks (D-SIBs) by RBI?
    A) 1
    B) 2
    C) 3
    D) 4
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    Option C

  12. Which Bank has partnered with Transport Corporation of India Limited (TCIL) to facilitate real time payments for truck drivers?
    A) DBS Bank
    B) SBI
    C) IDBI Bank
    D) Federal Bank
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    DBS Bank has partnered with Transport Corporation of India Limited (TCIL) to facilitate real time payments for truck drivers.

  13. Where is Kaiga Atomic Power Station situated?
    A) West Bengal
    B) Telangana
    C) Madhya Pradesh
    D) Karnataka
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Kaiga Generating Station is a nuclear power generating station situated at Kaiga, near the river Kali, in Uttar Kannada district of Karnataka.

  14. Who was honoured by UN by inviting him/her on panel discussion on World Public Service Day, which was on June 23, 2020 speak about the strategies that were adopted by the state to combat the pandemic?
    A) Arfa Khanum
    B) Swati Chaturvedi
    C) Satyendra Jain
    D) KK Shailaja
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    United Nations honoured Kerala Health Minister KK Shailaja by inviting her on panel discussion on World Public Service Day, which was on June 23, 2020.

  15. As per Former finance secretary Subhash Chandra Garg,Indian economy to contract by how much percent in this fiscal?
    A) 5%
    B) 6%
    C) 8%
    D) 10%
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Former finance secretary Subhash Chandra Garg said the Indian economy will shrink by 10 per cent or Rs 20 lakh crore in the ongoing fiscal, the first contraction in over 40 years, due to a “faulty” COVID lockdown.

  16. The exercise Pitch Black was cancelled by which country with India?
    A) China
    B) Australia
    C) Russia
    D) SriLanka
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Australia has informed India that their premier multilateral air combat training exercise Pitch Black 2020 scheduled from July 27 to August 14 has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 situation.

  17. Recently Saregama has announced a global deal with which company to license its music for video and other social experiences?
    A) Amazon
    B) Facebook
    C) Google
    D) Netflix
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Saregama announced a global deal with Facebook, to license its music for video and other social experiences across Facebook and Instagram.

  18. ATMs set up, owned and operated by non-banks are called _______?
    A) Brown Label ATM
    B) White Label ATM
    C) Pink Label ATM
    D) Blue Label ATM
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    ATMs set up, owned and operated by non-banks are called White Label ATMs. In White Label ATM scenario, logo displayed on ATM machine and in ATM premises pertain to WLA Operator instead of a bank.

  19. 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.

  20. When is Zero Discrimination Day observed?
    A) 17 April
    B) 26 April
    C) 18 March
    D) 01 March
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Zero Discrimination Day is an opportunity to join together against discrimination and celebrate everyone’s right to live a full and productive life with dignity. Gender, nationality, age, disability, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, religion, language or any other status should never be a reason to discriminate.

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