GA Revision for SBI Clerk and other exams – 904

  1. Who has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of NPCI International Payments (NIPL), an international arm of National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI)?
    A) Varun Sharma
    B) Ritesh Shukla
    C) Mohit Tiwari
    D) Raman Ahuja
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) has launched an international arm NPCI International Payments (NIPL)– with the aim of exporting its indigenously developed digital payment offerings.
    It has appointed Ritesh Shukla as the Chief Executive of NIPL with the main task of business development and driving profitability in international markets.

  2. An asset is classified as doubtful if it has remained in the sub¬standard category for a period of _____?
    A) 6 months
    B) 12 months
    C) 18 months
    D) 24 months
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    In simple words after an asset has remained NPA for more than 12 months is it a doubtful asset.

  3. Where is the HQ of World Leagues Forum located?
    A) Amsterdam, Netherlands
    B) Rabat, Morocco
    C) Zurich, Switzerland
    D) Abuja, Nigeria
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    Option C

  4. Which of the following cricketers will be conferred with the Mohun Bagan Ratna this year?
    A) Pranab Ganguly
    B) Palash Nandi
    C) Monoranjan Porel
    D) Gurbux Singh
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    List of all award winner
    Mohun Bagan Ratna – club’s highest honor
    Shri Gurbux Singh (Hockey)
    Shri Palash Nandi (Cricket)
    Lifetime Achievement
    Shri Ashok Kumar (Hockey)
    Shri Pranab Ganguly (Football)
    Shri Monoranjan Porel (Athletics)
    Best Football Player of the season 2019-20 (Senior) : Joseba Beitia (Spain)
    Best Youth Player: Sajal Bag (U18 team)

  5. Which institute has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) to carry out activities in the field of standardisation and conformity assessment?
    A) IIT Roorkee
    B) IIT Bombay
    C) IIT Madras
    D) IIT Ranchi
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee has inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) to carry out activities in the field of standardisation and conformity assessment.

  6. With which of the following has UNICEF INDIA partnered to launch #Reimagine Campaign?
    A) NITI Aayog
    B) NABARD
    C) Confederation of Indian Industry
    D) FICCI
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    The UNICEF INDIA has entered into partnership with the Socio Economic Development Foundation (SEDF) of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), to co-develop #Reimagine Campaign.

  7. Mobile Money Identifier (MMID) is a ___ digit number.
    A) 5
    B) 6
    C) 7
    D) 9
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    Option C

  8. Which of the following has developed Ayurvedic biodegradable face mask named ‘Pavitrapati’ and anti-microbial body suit named ‘Aushada Tara’?
    A) Defence Research and Development Organisation
    B) NITI Aayog
    C) Divi Laboratories
    D) Defence Institute of Advanced Technology
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Pune-based Defence Institute of Advanced Technology (DIAT) has developed Ayurvedic biodegradable face mask and anti-microbial body suit.

  9. Satkosia Tiger reserve situated in which of the following state?
    A) Assam
    B) Kerala
    C) Odisha
    D) Andhra Pradesh
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    Option C

  10. According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, what is the rank of Mukesh Ambani, RIL’s chairman in terms of world’s richest person?
    A) 6th
    B) 5th
    C) 7th
    D) 4th
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Mukesh Ambani surged past Silicon Valley tech titan Elon Musk as well as Alphabet co-founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page to become the world’s sixth-richest person.

  11. According to a global research released by online privacy solutions provider SurfShark, what is the rank of India in Digital Quality of Life Index 2020 in terms of Internet Quality?
    A) 49th
    B) 53rd
    C) 57th
    D) 42nd
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    India ranks among the lowest in the world in terms of Internet quality, according to a global research released by online privacy solutions provider SurfShark.
    Overall, India ranked 57th on the Digital Quality of Life Index 2020. Scandinavian countries Denmark and Sweden topped the index, with Canada rounding up the top three.

  12. Mile Jedinak announced his retirement from football. He played for which country?
    A) Argentina
    B) Sri Lanka
    C) Australia
    D) Romania
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Former Australia skipper and Crystal Palace midfielder Mile Jedinak announced his retirement from football at the age of 35.

  13. Which country has launched a surface-to-surface ballistic missile named martyr Qassem Soleimani and cruise missile named martyr Abu Mahdi?
    A) Israel
    B) Saudi Arabia
    C) Afghanistan
    D) Iran
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Iran displayed a surface-to-surface ballistic missile named martyr Qassem Soleimani, that Defence Minister Amir Hatami said had a range of 1,400 kilometres and a new cruise missile, ignoring U.S. demands that Tehran halt its missile programme.

  14. Kishtwar National Park is situated in___?
    A) Kerala
    B) J&K
    C) Haryana
    D) Himachal Pradesh
    View Answer
    Option B

  15. Which of the following is a financial transaction under UPI?
    A) Collect Request
    B) Set/Change PIN
    C) Check Transaction Status
    D) Raise Dispute/ Raise query
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    There are two financial transactions that UPI supports:
    a) Pay Request: A Pay Request is a transaction where the initiating customer is pushing funds to the intended beneficiary. Payment Addresses include Mobile Number & MMID, Account Number & IFSC and Virtual ID
    b) Collect Request: A Collect Request is a transaction where the customer is pulling funds from the intended remitter by using Virtual ID.
    Non-Financial Transaction:
    Mobile Banking Registration
    Generate One Time Password ( OTP)
    Set/Change PIN
    Check Transaction Status
    Raise Dispute/ Raise query

  16. What is the currency of France?
    A) Krone
    B) Peso
    C) Dollar
    D) Euro
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Capital – Paris

  17. Name the first nuclear power plant of the Arab world which was connected to the national grid announced by United Arab Emirates?
    A) Hanul nuclear power plant
    B) Kashiwa nuclear power plant
    C) Barakah nuclear power plant
    D) Hanbit nuclear power plant
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    The oil-rich United Arab Emirates announced that it has connected its Barakah nuclear power plant to the national grid in a first for the Arab world.

  18. Who is the father of Regional Rural bank of India?
    A) J S Khekar
    B) Raghuram Rajan
    C) Shekar Basu
    D) M. Swaminathan
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    Option D

  19. What is the theme of this year’s International Day of Yoga?
    A) Yoga at home, Yoga with family
    B) Yoga at home, Yoga with family
    C) Yoga for Peace
    D) Yoga forHealth
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    The International Day of Yoga has been celebrated annually on 21 June since 2015, following its inception in the United Nations General Assembly in 2014. Yoga is a physical, mental and spiritual practice which originated in India.The theme of International Day of Yoga this year is ‘Yoga at home, Yoga with family’.

  20. Which state emerged at the top of states for category ‘India’s cleanest state in the fifth edition of Swachh Survekshan Awards 2020 announced in August 2020?
    A) Madhya Pradesh
    B) Haryana
    C) Chhattisgarh
    D) Maharashtra
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    In the fifth edition of Swachh Survekshan results, which were announced, Chhattisgarh gained No 1 ranking for category ‘India’s cleanest state with more than 100 urban local bodies’ followed by Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh that have achieved the second and third rank respectively.

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