GA Revision for SBI Clerk and other exams – 850

  1. Who is set to take charge as the chairman of the World Health Organization (WHO) Executive Board?
    A) Smriti Irani
    B) Nitin Gadkari
    C) Narendra Modi
    D) Narendra Modi
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan is set to take charge as the chairman of the World Health Organization (WHO) Executive Board.

  2. Where is Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport situated?
    A) Kolkata, West Bengal
    B) Varanasi, UP
    C) Jaipur, Rajasthan
    D) Kochi, Kerala
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    Option B

  3. Recently The government has launched the Kisan Credit Cards campaign to benefit how many dairy farmers?
    A) 1.5 cr
    B) 2.0 cr
    C) 2.2 cr
    D) 2.5 cr
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    The government has launched the Kisan Credit Cards campaign to benefit dairy farmers. Under the special drive, Kisan Credit Cards will be provided to 1.5 crore dairy farmers belonging to Milk Unions and Milk producing Companies.

  4. Banks are permitted to offer differential rates of interest on NRE term deposits of _____ and above?
    A) Rs 5 lakh
    B) Rs 10 lakh
    C) Rs 15 lakh
    D) Rs 20 lakh
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    Option C

  5. Who has been appointed as new President of Indian Steel Association?
    A) Dilip Oommen
    B) TV Narendran
    C) Sagar Ghosh
    D) Abhinav Singh
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Indian Steel Association (ISA) appointed Dilip Oommen as its new President with immediate effect.Oommen was unanimously appointed as President for the next two years.

  6. Union Minister of Power and New and Renewable Energy R. K. Singh launched a pan-India Real Time Market in electricity through video conference in which city?
    A) Mumbai
    B) NewDelhi
    C) Chennai
    D) Lucknow
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Union Minister of Power and New and Renewable Energy R. K. Singh launched a pan-India Real Time Market in electricity through video conference in New Delhi.

  7. Who has been appointed new vice president and chief economist of World Bank?
    A) Lee Ching
    B) Tedros M
    C) Roman Saini
    D) Carmen Reinhart
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    The World Bank appointed financial crisis expert Carmen Reinhart as its new vice president and chief economist, leaning on the expertise of the former International Monetary Fund executive as the Covid-19 pandemic plunges the global economy into the deepest recession since the Great Depression.

  8. Where is Pulicat Lake?
    A) Tamil Nadu
    B) Andhra Pradesh
    C) Meghalaya
    D) West Bengal
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Pulicat Lake is the second largest brackish water lake or lagoon in India, after Chilika Lake.

  9. How much amount of loans were sanctioned by PSBs under the 100 percent Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme?
    A) ₹25744 cr
    B) ₹11245 cr
    C) ₹9596 cr
    D) ₹10361 cr
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Public sector banks have sanctioned loans worth over 10,361crore rupees under the 100 percent Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme.

  10. The stock market index of National Stock Exchange is?
    A) Nifty
    B) Sensex
    C) FTSE
    D) Bearish
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    NSE- Nifty

  11. Where is the HQ of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry?
    A) NewDelhi
    B) Mumbai
    C) Chennai
    D) Lucknow
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    Option A

  12. According to the global innovation mapping and research company StartupBlink,what is the rank of India in startup ecosystem based on the quality of startups, business environment coupled with the quantity?
    A) 23rd
    B) 22nd
    C) 21st
    D) 20th
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    According to the global innovation mapping and research company StartupBlink, which gathers local data of every country to rank their startup ecosystem based on the quality of startups, business environment coupled with the quantity, India has moved down from 17th position in 2019 to 23rd this year out of 100 countries.

  13. Which state government announced the Vithabai Narayangaokar lifetime achievement award to folk artist Gulabbai Sangamnerkar?
    A) Assam
    B) Maharashtra
    C) Telangana
    D) Odisha
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    The Maharashtra government announced the Vithabai Narayangaokar lifetime achievement award to folk artist Gulabbai Sangamnerkar.

  14. Where is the HQ of Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance?
    A) Pune
    B) Mumbai
    C) Chennai
    D) Lucknow
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    Option A

  15. Where is Murlen National Park situated?
    A) Sikkim
    B) Mizoram
    C) Arunachal Pradesh
    D) Tripura
    View Answer
    Option B

  16. Who launched the Credit Guarantee Scheme for Sub-ordinate Debt, CGSSD?
    A) Ram Vilas Paswan
    B) Smriti Irani
    C) Narendra Modi
    D) Nitin Gadkari
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, MSME, Minister Nitin Gadkari launched the Credit Guarantee Scheme for Sub-ordinate Debt, CGSSD.

  17. Virtual Card can be defines as ____?
    A) It’s a one-time use online card with no physical existence
    B) It is the duplicate copy of Debit Card
    C) It is the duplicate copy of Credit card
    D) Blocked Credit/Debit card
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    It’s a one-time use online card with no physical existence.

  18. What is the theme of this year’s World Meterology Day?
    A) Measurements for global trade
    B) International System of Units
    C) Constant Evolution
    D) Fundamentals Better
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    World Metrology Day is celebrated annually on May 20. The day is the celebration of the signature of the Metre Convention on May 20, 1875, by representatives of seventeen nations.The theme for World Metrology Day 2020 is Measurements for global trade.

  19. Where is the Mithivirdi nuclear power plant siuated?
    A) Gujarat
    B) Madhya Pradesh
    C) Himachal Pradesh
    D) Kerala
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    It is in Talaja Taluka, Bhavnagar district, Gujarat which is 40 km from Bhavnagar.

  20. As per India Ratings and Reaserch,India’s GDP to contract by how much percent in FY 21?
    A) 5.3%
    B) 5.1%
    C) 5.5%
    D) 5.9%
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    India’s real gross domestic product in Financial Year 2020-21 could contract 5.3 per cent, said India Ratings and Research as it flagged the “disorder” caused to the economy by Covid-19 and the nationwide lockdown to contain the disease.

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