GA Revision for SBI Clerk and other exams – 875

  1. The 2022 Youth Olympic Games in Dakar has now been postponed to which year?
    A) 2023
    B) 2024
    C) 2025
    D) 2026
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    The 2022 Youth Olympic Games in Dakar will now take place instead in 2026, the IOC and hosts Senegal announced.

  2. Vizag Port is situated at?
    A) Maharashtra
    B) West Bengal
    C) Tamil Nadu
    D) Andhra Pradesh
    View Answer
    Option D

  3. Which Table Tennis player was received Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award on National Sports Day on 29th August 2020?
    A) Ayhika Mukherjee
    B) Manika Batra
    C) Naina Jaiswal
    D) Mantu Ghosh
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Cricketer Rohit Sharma, Para-Athlete Mariyappan Thangavelu, Table Tennis player Manika Batra, Wrestler Vinesh Phogat and Indian Women’s Hockey team captain Rani Rampal will receive the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award.

  4. Which of the following is not true about Unified Payments Interface (UPI)?
    A) UPI is an instant payment system developed by the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI)
    B) Through UPI, all payments are instant and takes place in banking hours
    C) Under UPI person will have a single identity and password for using multiple bank accounts
    D) UPI is based on the Immediate Payment Services (IMPS) infrastructure
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    UPI is an indigenously developed platform by National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) and set up with the support of the Reserve Bank and Indian Banks Association (IBA).
    Through UPI, all payments are instant but it provides 24/7 service, irrespective of banking hours.

  5. Which of the following state governments announced to reorganise its 13 districts into 25 by March 2021 for optimal use of resources?
    A) Tamil Nadu
    B) Goa
    C) Andhra Pradesh
    D) Telangana
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    The Andhra Pradesh cabinet decided to reorganise its 13 districts into 25 districts by March 31 in such a way that each of the 25 parliamentary constituencies will represent a new district.

  6. Which university got Maulana Abul Kalam Azad, MAKA Trophy for overall top performing university in inter-university tournaments?
    A) Panjab University
    B) Delhi University
    C) Lovely Professional University
    D) Amity University
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Panjab University, Chandigarh will get Maulana Abul Kalam Azad, MAKA Trophy for overall top performing university in inter-university tournaments.

  7. Where is Nathula Pass situated?
    A) Uttarakhand
    B) Rajasthan
    C) Himachal Pradesh
    D) Sikkim
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Nathu La is a mountain pass in the Himalayas. It connects the Indian state of Sikkim with China’s Tibet Autonomous Region.

  8. In July 2020, the HRD Minsiter Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank launched the first on-line NISHTHA programme for 1200 key resources persons of which state?
    A) Andhra Pradesh
    B) Gujarat
    C) Odisha
    D) West Bengal
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Human Resources and Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank launched the first on-line NISHTHA programme for one thousand 200 Key Resources Persons of Andhra Pradesh.
    NISHTHA in face-to-face mode was launched on 21st August last year. NISHTHA is a national initiative for School Heads and Teachers Holistic Advancement at the elementary stage under Samagra Shiksha -a flagship programme of the Ministry to improve learning outcomes.

  9. What is 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
    View Answer
    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.

  10. In 2016 ING Vysya Bank was merged with which bank?
    A) Axis Bank
    B) ICICI Bank
    C) Kotak Mahindra Bank
    D) HDFC Bank
    View Answer
    Option C

  11. Where in Maharashtra is the ‘Healthcare Service At Your Doorstep’ initiative launched to curb the further spread of COVID-19 pandemic?
    A) Amravati
    B) Nanded
    C) Nashik
    D) Pune
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    In Maharashtra, cases of Covid-19 are raging in Nashik district as well. However, to curb the further spread of the disease, the government has initiated a measure “HEALTHCARE SERVICE AT YOUR DOORSTEP”.

  12. Who has been elected as the new president of Hockey India?
    A) Gyanendro Ningombam
    B) Mushtaque Ahmad
    C) Narinder Dhruv Batra
    D) Rajinder Singh
    View Answer
    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.

  13. Where is the HQ of IndusInd Bank located?
    A) Pune
    B) Cuttack
    C) Mangalore
    D) Mumbai
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Tagline – We Make You Feel Richer

  14. Which portal has been launched by the union govt. to help skilled people find sustainable livelihood opportunities?
    A) GODEES
    B) ASEEM
    C) KIPOLE
    D) MINEEP
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Union Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship launched Aatamanirbhar Skilled Employee-Employer Mapping (ASEEM) portal to help skilled people find sustainable livelihood opportunities.

  15. What is the currency of Germany?
    A) Euro
    B) Peso
    C) Dollar
    D) Krone
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Capital – Berlin

  16. Which of the following will host FIFA World Cup 2022 whose schedule was announced in July 2020?
    A) Zimbabwe
    B) Russia
    C) Qatar
    D) Brazil
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Fifa announced the match schedule for World Cup 2022, to be held from November 21 to December 18 in Qatar.

  17. Banks must apply LEF at the same level as the risk-based capital requirements are applied. What does L stands for in LEF?
    A) Large
    B) Liquidity
    C) Liability
    D) Loan
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    LEF- Large Exposures Framework

  18. Where is the Asia’s largest Mega Solar Power Project been launched by PM Narendra Modi?
    A) Tamil Nadu
    B) Bihar
    C) West Bengal
    D) Madhya Pradesh
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the 750 MW Solar Project set up at Rewa, Madhya Pradesh through video-conferencing. The 750 MW plant is Asia’s largest Mega Solar Power Project which comprises of three solar generating units of 250 MW each located on a 500-hectare plot of land situated inside a Solar Park.

  19. Which of the following banks announced its integration with CRMNEXT, the leading enterprise solution provider for banks and financial services, to boost its customer engagement?
    A) Federal Bank
    B) ICICI Bank
    C) Bandhan Bank
    D) IndusInd Bank
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    This integration will enable the Bank to simplify the process of customer on-boarding, introduce new products, and meet customer demands by automating and customizing processes to fit the modern-day financial requirements

  20. Where is the HQ of Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank?
    A) Philippines
    B) Beijing
    C) NewDelhi
    D) Paris
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Beijing, China, Formed – 2016

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