GA Revision for SBI Clerk and other exams – 916

  1. Which state has emerged as the leading state in the implementation of Pradhan Mantri Street Vendors Atma-Nirbhar Scheme-PM Swa-Nidhi?
    A) Tamil Nadu
    B) Haryana
    C) Uttarakhand
    D) Madhya Pradesh
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Madhya Pradesh has emerged as the leading state in the implementation of Pradhan Mantri Street Vendors Atma-Nirbhar Scheme-PM Swa-Nidhi. PM Swa-Nidhi is a Central Sector Scheme to facilitate street vendors to access affordable working capital loan for resuming their livelihoods activities.

  2. Biju Patnaik International Airport is situated at___?
    A) Srinagar
    B) Aizawl
    C) Bhubaneswar
    D) Raipur
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    Option C

  3. Which company topped the Rabobank’s Global Top 20 list?
    A) Danone
    B) Kellogg’s
    C) Mondelez International
    D) Nestle
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Amul, Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF), has become the first Indian dairy firm to make a place in the global top 20 list released by Rabobank, a Dutch multinational banking and financial services company.
    According to the list, Switzerland’s Nestle topped the list with a turnover of US $22.1 billion, followed by France’s Lactalis with US $ 21 billion turnover.

  4. All India Institute of Ayurveda (AIIA) has signed an MoU with which of the following for extending ayurvedic mode of preventive and promotive health services in the residential colonies of the force through ‘Dhanwantari Rath’?
    A) Maharashtra Police
    B) Karnataka Police
    C) Delhi Police
    D) Odisha Police
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    A MoU was signed between the All India Institute of Ayurveda (AIIA) and the Delhi Police for extending ayurvedic mode of preventive and promotive health services in the residential colonies of the force.
    Supported by the AYUSH ministry, these services will be provided by AIIA through a mobile unit named ‘Dhanwantari Rath’ and Police Wellness Centres.

  5. NACH has been launched with an aim to consolidate multiple _____ systems running across the country?
    A) ECS
    B) APB
    C) NEFT
    D) RTGS
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Electronic Clearing System (ECS).
    National Automated Clearing House (NACH) is a centralised system, launched with an aim to consolidate multiple ECS systems running across the country and provides a framework for the harmonization of standard & practices and removes local barriers/inhibitors.

  6. Who has become the first Divyang sportsperson of country to get prestigious Tenzing Norgay Adventure Award?
    A) Devendra Jhajharia
    B) Satyendra Singh Lohia
    C) Rajinder Singh
    D) Deepa Malik
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Para-swimmer Satyendra Singh Lohia of Madhya Pradesh is the first Divyanga Indian sportsperson of the country, who has been awarded with the Tenzing Norgay Adventure Award.

  7. The Union Cabinet approved setting up of NRA to carry out a national entrance exam for non-gazetted vacancies in both central government departments, and public sector banks. What does A stand for in NRA?
    A) Agency
    B) Administration
    C) Advertise
    D) Announcement
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    The Union Cabinet approved setting up of a National Recruitment Agency (NRA) to carry out a national entrance exam for non-gazetted vacancies in both central government departments, and public sector banks.

  8. Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana (PMMSY) launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for focused and sustainable development of fisheries sector in the country is launched at an estimated investment of how much amount?
    A) Rs 21,090 cr
    B) Rs 20,050 cr
    C) Rs 20,340 cr
    D) Rs 18,980 cr
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi digitally launched the Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana (PMMSY). He also inaugurated the e-Gopala app that will provide farmers marketplace for livestock.
    The PMMSY is a flagship scheme for focused and sustainable development of fisheries sector in the country with an estimated investment of ₹20,050 crore for its implementation during 2020-21 to 2024-25 as part of Aatmanirbhar Bharat package.

  9. What is the name of largest lake on an Island?
    A) Superior
    B) Nettilling
    C) Manitollin
    D) Pulau Samosir
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    The largest lake on an Island is Nettilling Lake on Baffin Island, Canada.

  10. Where is the HQ of Oakley, a sports sunglasses company situated?
    A) USA
    B) UAE
    C) Japan
    D) Italy
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    Option A

  11. India will have how much Renewable Energy Capacity by 2022 as said by PM Narendra Modi?
    A) 220 GW
    B) 250 GW
    C) 280 GW
    D) 205 GW
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi exuded confidence that India will increase its existing clean energy capacity of 134 GW to 220 GW by 2022 and stressed on reducing tariffs further through technological advancements.

  12. For which country has China launched first of the four advanced naval warships at the Hudong Zhonghua Shipyard in Shanghai?
    A) Russia
    B) Pakistan
    C) Hong Kong
    D) South Korea
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    China has launched first of the four advanced naval warships at the Hudong Zhonghua Shipyard in Shanghai. It is building for Pakistan, amid deepening defence ties between the two all-weather allies.

  13. In the six metro locations a bank has to provide minimum of how many free transactions to customers of other bank at its ATM?
    A) 3
    B) 4
    C) 5
    D) 7
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Transactions at any other banks’ ATMs at Metro locations:In case of ATMs located in six metro locations, viz. Mumbai, New Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, Bengaluru and Hyderabad, banks must offer their savings bank account holders a minimum of three free transactions (including both financial and non-financial transactions) in a month. * RBI has mandated only the minimum number of free transactions at ATMs. Banks may offer more number of transactions free of cost to their customers.

  14. Aatmanirbhar Bharat ARISE-Atal New India Challenges programme launched by the central government is to support which of the following?
    A) Large Businesses
    B) Teachers
    C) Start-ups
    D) Students
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    The Centre launched the Aatmanirbhar Bharat ARISE-Atal New India Challenges programme to support MSMEs and start-ups for making India innovative, resilient, tech-driven, and research and development (R&D)-oriented.

  15. Canara HSBC Oriental Bank of Commerce Life Insurance has tied up with which bank for selling Life insurance, health and pension products at all bank branches?
    A) Bangiya Gramin Vikash Bank
    B) Sarva Haryana Gramin Bank
    C) Pragathi Grameena Bank
    D) Puduvai Bharathiar Grama Bank
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Canara HSBC Oriental Bank of Commerce Life Insurance, one of the leading private insurers announced its alliance with Andhra Pragathi Grameena Bank (APGB). The distribution tie up is for selling Life insurance, health and pension products at all APGB branches.

  16. In September 2020, where did Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal inaugurated Organic India Pvt Ltd’s plant?
    A) Gorakhpur
    B) Varanasi
    C) Jaunpur
    D) Barabanki
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal inaugurated Organic India Pvt Ltd’s plant at Barabanki in Uttar Pradesh that has been set up at a cost of Rs 55 crore.

  17. The small finance banks will be required to extend ____ per cent of its Adjusted Net Bank Credit (ANBC) to Priority Sector?
    A) 50%
    B) 75%
    C) 25%
    D) 10%
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    The small finance banks will be required to extend 75 per cent of its Adjusted Net Bank Credit (ANBC) to the sectors eligible for classification as priority sector lending (PSL) by the Reserve Bank.

  18. Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday October 2nd is observed as___?
    A) International Peace Day
    B) International Law day
    C) International Non- Violence Day
    D) International Education day
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    Option C

  19. Which bank has won three Brandon Hall Excellence Awards for its HR initiative ‘Nayi Disha’?
    A) State Bank of India
    B) Bank of India
    C) Canara Bank
    D) Indian Overseas Bank
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    The country’s largest lender State Bank of India (SBI) said it has got global recognition for its HR initiative ‘Nayi Disha’ which over the course of 1.5 years has touched more than 2.40 lakh employees.
    The bank has won three Brandon Hall Excellence Awards, also known as the Academy Awards of Learning & Development.

  20. What is the currency of Chile?
    A) Real
    B) Euro
    C) Dollar
    D) Peso
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Capital- Santiago

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