GA Revision for SBI Clerk and other exams – 870

  1. Which state has signed agreement with e-commerce marketplace Flipkart to promote its local art, craft and handloom through the marketplace?
    A) Karnataka
    B) Maharashtra
    C) Odisha
    D) Haryana
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Homegrown e-commerce marketplace Flipkart has signed an MoU with Karnataka MSME and Mines department to promote the states arts, crafts and handloom sectors by bringing them on to e-commerce and providing market access.

  2. Where is Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport located?
    A) Kolkata, West Bengal
    B) Amritsar, Punjab
    C) Gurugram, Haryana
    D) Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
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    Option D

  3. Which state government launched Indira Rasoi Yojna to ensure ‘No One Sleeps Hungry’?
    A) Telangana
    B) Mizoram
    C) Odisha
    D) Rajasthan
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot announced that his government will soon launch the Indira Rasoi Yojna for the poor to ensure that “no one sleeps hungry” in the state.

  4. Along with which bank is the Maharashtra Govt. going to set up stress fund for stuck slum rehabilitation projects?
    A) Bank of Baroda
    B) Allahabad Bank
    C) State Bank of India
    D) Bank of Maharashtra
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    The government of Maharashtra along with the State Bank of India is setting up a stress fund to restart stuck slum rehabilitation projects in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) and other urban areas of the state.
    The government will infuse Rs 700 crore to Rs 1,000 crore in this fund aimed at providing financial support to revive such projects.

  5. What is the dimension of Rs 2,000 bank note?
    A) 66mm x 150mm
    B) 63mm x 150mm
    C) 66 mm × 166 mm
    D) 63mm x 166 mm
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    Option C

  6. Who inaugurated Virtual India Pavilion at Cannes Film Market 2020?
    A) Prakash Javedkar
    B) Smriti Irani
    C) Narendra Modi
    D) Rajnath Singh
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Indian Participation at Cannes Film Festival – 2020 began with the e-inauguration of the Virtual India Pavilion by Ministry of Information & Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar.

  7. According to World Meteorological Organization (WMO), how much could be the rise in average global temperature in the next five years?
    A) 2.5o Celsius
    B) 1.9o Celsius
    C) 1.5o Celsius
    D) 1.3o Celsius
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Global temperatures will continue to warm over the next five years, and may even temporarily rise to more than 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said in its “Global Annual to Decadal Climate Update for 2020-2024”.

  8. Which Bank has partnered with fintech startup Affordplan to launch a co-branded health card to address healthcare needs?
    A) Yes Bank
    B) HDFC Bank
    C) IDBI Bank
    D) Federal Bank
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Yes Bank has partnered with fintech startup Affordplan to launch a co-branded health card to address healthcare needs.

  9. Where is Nalsarovar Lake?
    A) Andhra Pradesh
    B) Meghalaya
    C) West Bengal
    D) Gujarat
    View Answer
    Option D

  10. Which bank has agreed to work together with the Qatar based, Education Above All (EAA) Foundation for quality Primary Education for out-of-school children?
    A) New Development Bank
    B) Asian Development Bank
    C) Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
    D) European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Qatar-based Education Above All (EAA) Foundation have signed an agreement to carry out $100 million in joint projects to put out-of-school and at-risk children into quality primary education.

  11. What is the theme of this year’s World Food Safety Day 2020?
    A) Food Safety, Everyone’s Business
    B) Mainstream Food Safety
    C) Food and Health
    D) Maintain Hygiene with Food
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    WHO in collaboration with the Food and Agricultural Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) has organised the second ‘World Food Safety Day’ on June 7 particularly to ensure safe and healthy food practices.

  12. Which of the following has partnered with the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) and Digital India to scale up program for hardware and IoT startups across India?
    A) TLabs
    B) iCreate
    C) GSF Accelerator
    D) T-Hub
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    T-Hub will lead Digital India’s Scale Up program for hardware and IoT startups across India.

  13. In the case of MLTGD, the redemption of principal at maturity shall, at the option of the depositor, be either in Indian Rupee equivalent of the value of deposited gold at the time of redemption, or in gold. What does M stands for in MLTGD?
    A) Monetary
    B) Monetization
    C) Medium
    D) Managed
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Medium and Long Term Government Deposit (MLTGD).

  14. Who has won the 2020 Richard Dawkins Award for critical thinking, holding religious dogma up to scrutiny, advancing human progress and humanist values?
    A) Javed Akhtar
    B) Sonu Sood
    C) AR Rehman
    D) Neha Kakkar
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Veteran writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar has won the 2020 Richard Dawkins Award for critical thinking, holding religious dogma up to scrutiny, advancing human progress and humanist values.

  15. Where is the HQ of Flipkart located?
    A) Mumbai
    B) Hyderabad
    C) Bengaluru
    D) Delhi
    View Answer
    Option C

  16. Which cricketer has been signed up as brand ambassador of IIFL Finance?
    A) Rohit Sharma
    B) Virat Kohli
    C) MS Dhoni
    D) Shikhar Dhawan
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Non-Banking finance company, IIFL Finance has signed up cricketer Rohit Sharma as its brand ambassador.

  17. Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport is located in where?
    A) Ranchi
    B) Raipur
    C) Amravati
    D) Kolkata
    View Answer
    Option D

  18. Where is the HQ of Hockey India located?
    A) Ghaziabad
    B) Jaipur
    C) New Delhi
    D) Jalandhar
    View Answer
    Option C

  19. In which year ICICI Ltd. was merged with ICICI Bank Ltd.?
    A) 2001
    B) 2000
    C) 2002
    D) 2003
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    HQ – Mumbai, CEO – Sandeep Bakhshi

  20. Who has been appointed as the head of Search and Assistant of Google?
    A) Nivedita Sharma
    B) Sundar Pichai
    C) Ben Gomes
    D) Prabhakar Raghavan
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Google has announced that it has appointed Prabhakar Raghavan as the head of Search and Assistant.

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