GA Revision for SBI PO and RRB Mains Exam – 934

  1. 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.

  2. What does G stands for in DICGC?
    A) General
    B) Guarantee
    C) Guideline
    D) Generation
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Deposit Insurance and Credit Guarantee Corporation (DICGC). In the event of a bank failure, DICGC protects bank deposits that are payable in India.

  3. According to a study published in the Lancet journal, which state/UT in India has the highest life expectancy rate?
    A) Uttar Pradesh
    B) Madhya Pradesh
    C) Kerala
    D) Jammu and Kashmir
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    India has gained more than a decade of life expectancy since 1990, but there are wide inequalities between states, according to a new study which assessed more than 286 causes of death and 369 diseases and injuries in more than 200 countries and territories across the world.
    The study, published in the Lancet journal, noted that life expectancy in India has risen from 59.6 years in 1990 to 70.8 years in 2019, ranging from 77.3 years in Kerala to 66.9 years in Uttar Pradesh.

  4. 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.

  5. What is the rank of India in the Global Hunger Index (GHI) 2020?
    A) 102
    B) 99
    C) 83
    D) 94
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    India ranked 94 among 107 countries in the Global Hunger Index (GHI) 2020 and continues to be in the “serious” hunger category, though it has made some progress, particularly since the enactment of National Food Security Act. Last year, India’s rank was 102 out of 117 countries.

  6. Which company topped the Rabobank’s Global Top 20 list?
    A) Danone
    B) Nestle
    C) Mondelez International
    D) Kellogg’s
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    Option B
    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.

  7. Where is Chamera Dam situated?
    A) Gujarat
    B) Rajasthan
    C) Maharashtra
    D) Himachal Pradesh
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    Option D

  8. India and which country unveiled plans for a joint thrust in the e-health sector, with the aim of providing digital health facilities and security to every Indian?
    A) Iran
    B) Syria
    C) Netherlands
    D) Poland
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    India and the Netherlands unveiled plans for a joint thrust in the e-health sector, with the aim of providing digital health facilities and security to every Indian.

  9. Who has become the first Divyang sportsperson of country to get prestigious Tenzing Norgay Adventure Award?
    A) Devendra Jhajharia
    B) Rajinder Singh
    C) Rajinder Singh
    D) Satyendra Singh Lohia
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    Option D
    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.

  10. ____ will be the single authorized entity operating the BBPS?
    A) BBPOU
    B) BBPCU
    C) BBPAU
    D) BBPNU
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Bharat Bill Payment Central Unit (BBPCU) will be the single authorized entity operating the BBPS.

  11. Where did the annual Indian Navy (IN) – Sri Lanka Navy (SLN) bilateral maritime exercise SLINEX-20 held?
    A) Uppuveli Coast
    B) Mirissa Coast
    C) Trincomalee Coast
    D) Hiriketiya Coast
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    The eighth edition of the annual Indian Navy (IN) – Sri Lanka Navy (SLN) bilateral maritime exercise SLINEX-20 from October 19 to 21 begins at Trincomalee coast in Sri Lanka.

  12. According to the report released by the Office of the Registrar General & Census Commissioner, which state recorded the best sex ratio in India?
    A) Manipur
    B) Arunachal Pradesh
    C) Karnataka
    D) Kerala
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Arunachal Pradesh recorded the best sex ratio in India with 1,085 females born per thousand males, followed by Kerala at 963 and Karnataka at 957.The report was released by the Office of the Registrar General & Census Commissioner.
    Manipur, which recorded the lowest sex ratio, was followed by Lakshadweep at 839 and Daman & Diu at 877, Punjab at 896 and Gujarat at 896.

  13. Where is the headquarters of Asian Hockey Federation situated?
    A) Hanoi, Vietnam
    B) Beijing, China
    C) Tokyo, Japan
    D) Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Founded – 1958

  14. Tata Motors has parterned with which bank for financing of its passenger vehicles launching schemes ‘Gradual Step Up Scheme’ and ‘TML Flexi Drive Scheme’?
    A) ICICI Bank
    B) South Indian Bank
    C) HDFC Bank
    D) IndusInd Bank
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Tata Motors said it has parterned with HDFC Bank for financing of its passenger vehicles. Through the partnership, the company said it has introduced two new schemes’ Gradual Step Up Scheme’ and ‘TML Flexi Drive Scheme’ with an eye on making its products more accessible and driving up sales in the festive season.

  15. Which state governemnt has decided to set up a Gau Cabinet for the protection and promotion of cows in the state?
    A) Jharkhand
    B) Kerala
    C) Uttar Pradesh
    D) Madhya Pradesh
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan announced that, the state government has decided to set up a Gau Cabinet for the protection and promotion of cows in the state.

  16. Who won the gold medal in the Sheikh Russel International Air Rifle Championship, held virtually
    A) Elavenil Valarivan
    B) Manu Bhaker
    C) Mehuli Ghosh
    D) Apurvi Chandela
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    World number one Indian Elavenil Valarivan won a gold medal and Shahu Tushar Mane bagged a silver in the Sheikh Russel International Air Rifle Championship, held virtually. The championship was organised by Bangladesh Shooting Sport Federation (BSSF).

  17. Where did Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveil a statue of Swami Vivekananda through video conferencing?
    A) Gujarat
    B) Rajasthan
    C) New Delhi
    D) West Bengal
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled a statue of Swami Vivekananda in the JNU campus in New Delhi through video conferencing.

  18. In 1969, those banks were nationalized whose reserves were more than ____?
    A) Rs 10 crore
    B) Rs 50 crore
    C) Rs 100 crore
    D) Rs 500 crore
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    Option B

  19. Which team won the I-League 2019-20 trophy?
    A) East Bengal
    B) Kerala Blasters
    C) Mohun Bagan
    D) Bengaluru FC
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    The I-League 2019-20 trophy was handed over to the champions Mohun Bagan at a city hotel in Kolkata.

  20. Where is the HQ of National Highways Authority of India located?
    A) Gurugram
    B) Surat
    C) Ludhiana
    D) New Delhi
    View Answer
    Option D

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