GA Revision for SBI Clerk and other exams – 868

  1. Which has become the top state in country to provide employment to workers under MGNREGA?
    A) Uttar Pradesh
    B) Sikkim
    C) Telangana
    D) Odisha
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Uttar Pradesh has become the top state in the country to provide employment to the workers under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme MGNREGA.

  2. Name the first non-Indian to get the prestigious Bharat Ratna Award?
    A) Mother Teresa
    B) C. N. R. Rao
    C) Nelson Mandela
    D) Abdul Ghaffar Khan
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    He was Pakistani. Other foreigner who got Bharat Ratna is Nelson Mandela who was the South African President.

  3. Who has been elected as the new president of Hockey India?
    A) Gyanendro Ningombam
    B) Mushtaque Ahmad
    C) Rajinder Singh
    D) Narinder Dhruv Batra
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Hockey India Executive Board held an Emergent Executive Board meeting naming Manipur’s Gyanendro Ningombam as the Officiating President of Hockey India.
    This was following the resignation letter of Mohd Mushtaque Ahmad received by Hockey India due to his personal and family commitments.

  4. Which Insurance firm has tied up with tech firm Tropogo to offer commercial drone owners and operators third-party liability cover for property damages and physical injuries from the flying machines?
    A) HDFC Ergo
    B) ICICI Lombard
    C) IDBI Federal
    D) Niacl
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    An industry-first initiative, the third largest private sector general insurer HDFC Ergo tied up with tech firm Tropogo to offer commercial drone owners and operators third-party liability cover for property damages and physical injuries from the flying machines.

  5. What was the theme of World Population Day 2020?
    A) Family Planning is a Human Right
    B) Empowering People, Developing Nations
    C) How to safeguard the health and rights of women and girls now
    D) Investing in teenage girls
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    World Population Day is an annual event, observed on July 11 every year, which seeks to raise awareness of global population issues.

  6. In 2006 United Western Bank Ltd. was merger with which bank?
    A) ICICI Bank
    B) IDBI Bank
    C) HDFC Bank
    D) Axis Bank
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    Option B

  7. India’s forex reserves crossed the how much mark for the first time in history due to higher foreign direct investment, foreign institutional investment?
    A) $200 billion
    B) $350 billion
    C) $450 billion
    D) $500 billion
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    India’s forex reserves recently crossed the $500-billion mark for the first time in history due to higher foreign direct investment, foreign institutional investment.

  8. What was the theme of this year International Nurses Day?
    A) Nurses: A Voice to Lead – Nursing the World to Health
    B) A voice to lead:Health is a human right
    C) A voice to lead-Health for All
    D) Nurses-Safety and Health
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    International Nurses Day is celebrated around the world every May 12, to mark the contributions that nurses make to society. International Nurses Day 2020 is special as this is the 200th birth anniversary of Florence Nightingale, who is revered as the founder of modern nursingThis year the theme of the day is ‘Nurses: A Voice to Lead – Nursing the World to Health’.

  9. As per UNCTAD report, how much amount of foreign investment received by India in 2019?
    A) $65 billion
    B) $45 billion
    C) $44 billion
    D) $51 billion
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    The UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) said in a report, India received $51 billion in foreign investment in 2019 and was the world’s 9th largest recipient of foreign direct investments (FDI) in 2019.

  10. Which of the following is the central bank of Nepal?
    A) Reserve Bank of Nepal
    B) Nepal Rastra Bank
    C) State Bank of Nepal
    D) Nepal National Bank
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    Option B

  11. Who has assumed charge as Secretary in the Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE)?
    A) Indu Shekhar Chaturvedi
    B) Anand Kumar
    C) Swati Singh
    D) Rishi Kanwal
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Indu Shekhar Chaturvedi has assumed charge as Secretary in the Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE).

  12. Which actor has been made the brand ambassador of Khadi in Bihar?
    A) Pankaj Tripathi
    B) Nawazuddin Siddiqui
    C) Ayushmaan Khurrana
    D) Rajkumar Rao
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Bollywood actor and Gopalganj resident of Bihar Pankaj Tripathi has been made the brand ambassador of Khadi in Bihar.

  13. How many angular bleed lines are present on Rs 2,000 bank note?
    A) 5
    B) 6
    C) 7
    D) 8
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Seven angular bleed lines on left and right side in raised print. (For visually imparied)

  14. Which Company has launched the standard health insurance policy – Arogya Sanjeevani Health Insurance Policy?
    A) SBI General Insurance
    B) IDBI Federal
    C) Max Bupa
    D) Niacl
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    SBI General Insurance launched the standard health insurance policy – Arogya Sanjeevani Health Insurance Policy SBI General Insurance. The policy provides hospitalisation cover anywhere in India with sums insured ranging from Rs. 1 lakh to Rs. 5 lakhs.

  15. Who has been appointed as new Director of SIDBI?
    A) Robin Raj Updhyay
    B) Sudhir Singh
    C) Mohammed Mustafa
    D) Devendra Kumar Singh
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    The Ministry of Finance notified the appointment of Devendra Kumar Singh, Additional Secretary & Development Commissioner, Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, as Central Government nominee Director on the Board of Directors of Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI).

  16. Which country named a street after Rabindranath Tagore to honour him on his 159th anniversary?
    A) Israel
    B) Iran
    C) Afghanistan
    D) China
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Israel has named a street in Tel Aviv after celebrated Indian poet Rabindranath Tagore as a tribute on his 159th birthday.

  17. Prime Minister Mukhammedkalyi Abylgaziev of which country resigned?
    A) Kyrgyzstan
    B) Uganda
    C) Tajikistan
    D) Uruguay
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Kyrgyz Prime Minister Mukhammedkalyi Abylgaziev has resigned, citing an ongoing criminal investigation into the assignment of national radio frequencies.

  18. Where is Sri Venkateswara Temple situated?
    A) Telangana
    B) Andhra Pradesh
    C) Tamil Nadu
    D) Kerala
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Sri Venkateswara Swamy Temple is a landmark Vaishnavite temple situated in the hill town of Tirumala at Tirupati in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh.

  19. Where is the HDFC Ergo General Insurance?
    A) Mumbai
    B) Chennai
    C) Lucknow
    D) NewDelhi
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    Option A

  20. Restructuring of loan accounts with exposure of above Rs.25 crore will continue to be governed by the extant guidelines on CDR / JLF mechanism. What does C stands for in CDR?
    A) Capital
    B) Cash
    C) Corporate
    D) Central
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Corporate Debt Restructuring (CDR) / Joint Lenders’ Forum (JLF)

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