GA Revision for SBI PO/Clerk, IDBI, CWC, FCI and ESIC – 518

GA Revision Questions for SBI PO/Clerk Mains, IDBI, CWC, FCI, ESIC and other exams.

  1. The Festival Mela Kheer Bhawani is celebrated in which state?
    A)Sikkim
    B)Uttrakhand
    C)Jammu and Kashmir
    D)Assam
    E)Haryana
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    The annual ‘Mela Kheer Bhawani’, the most important festival of Kashmiri pandits, associated with Hindu Goddess Ragnya Devi was Monday celebrated with religious fervor and gaiety at Tulmulla area of central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district and Kupwara with thousands of Pandith devotees participated in the function.
  2. The Meeting of Expert Working Group of Paris Pact initiative is to be held in which city/UT?
    A)New Delhi
    B)Mumbai
    C)Chennai
    D)Lucknow
    E)Hyderabad
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    The Department of Revenue, Ministry of Finance is hosting a Meeting of Expert Working Group on Paris Pact Initiative in New Delhi.
  3. Which country recently test fired Hypersonic Technology Demonstrator Vehicle?
    A)China
    B)India
    C)Pakistan
    D)Russia
    E)Bangladesh
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    India successfully test-fired Hypersonic Technology Demonstrator Vehicle (HSTDV) off Odisha coast. It was test-fired from launch pad number-4 of Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Abdul Kalam Island in Balasore district at 11.22 a.m.
  4. Where is the HQ of Archeological Survey Of India?
    A)Lucknow
    B)Chennai
    C)Mumbai
    D)New Delhi
    E)Hyderabad
    View Answer
    Option D

  5. How much amount has been approved for the National Animal Disease Control Programme for Foot and Mouth Disease and Brucellosis for next 5 years by the Centre?
    A)Rs 13,343 cr
    B)Rs 13,657 cr
    C)Rs 14,764 cr
    D)Rs 12,123 cr
    E) Rs 11,200 cr
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    The Centre has approved Rs 13,343 crore for the National Animal Disease Control Programme for Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) and Brucellosis for the next five years.
  6. How much amount has been approved by ADB for infrastructure projects in Tripura?
    A)Rs 1500 cr
    B)Rs 1575 cr
    C)Rs 1650 cr
    D)Rs 1700 cr
    E) Rs 1234 cr
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved projects for infrastructure development worth Rs 1,650 crore ($235 million) in seven of the eight district headquarter towns in Tripura.
  7. From Which day,there will be no charges on NEFT and RTGS transactions as per RBI?
    A)July 1
    B)August 1
    C)Oct 1
    D)Dec 1
    E)June 1
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) directed banks to withdraw the charges levied on the National Electronic Funds Transfer (NEFT) and Real-Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) transactions with effect from July 1.
  8. Zuzana Caputova was recently sworn is as first female president of which country?
    A)Ukraine
    B)Netherlands
    C)Slovakia
    D)Thailand
    E)France
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Anti-corruption campaigner Zuzana Caputova has been sworn in as Slovakia’s first female President.
  9. What is the currency of Portugal?
    A)Krone
    B)Dollar
    C)Peso
    D)Euro
    E)Rial
    View Answer
    Option D

  10. How much amount has been approved by the UP government for construction of the Purvanchal Expressway?
    A)Rs 1000 cr
    B)Rs 2000 cr
    C)Rs 4000 cr
    D)Rs 5000 cr
    E) Rs 8000 cr
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    The Yogi Adityanath government approved a loan of Rs 2,000 crore to expedite the construction of the Purvanchal expressway.
  11. Who has been appointed as the leader of the house in the Rajya Sabha?
    A)Nitin Gadkari
    B)Ashok Gehlot
    C)Sumitra Mahajan
    D)Thawar Chand Gehlot
    E)Giriraj Singh
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Union Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Thawar Chand Gehlot has been appointed the Leader of the House in the Rajya Sabha. Gehlot represents Shajapur reserved Lok Sabha constituency in Madhya Pradesh.
  12. What is credit rating used for?
    A) To rate the borrower while giving loans
    B) To rate Bank while taking loans
    C) To rate customer while giving Forex loans
    D) To rate a customer before giving a home loan
    E) None of these
    View Answer
    Option A

  13. In which country,G20 Summit 2019 will be held?
    A)Russia
    B)Thailand
    C)Japan
    D)India
    E)Sri Lanka
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Osaka, Japan for the G20 summit during which he is scheduled to participate in a few plurilateral meetings besides meeting with world leaders including US President Donald Trump.

  14. Which country has been designated as guest of honour at the 33rd Feria Internacional del Libro de Guadalajara book fair?
    A)India
    B)Japan
    C)China
    D)Nepal
    E)Bangladesh
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    India has been designated as the Guest of Honour at the 33rd Feria Internacional del Libro de Guadalajara (Guadalajara International Book Fair), in Mexico, the National Book Trust announced.
  15. Who became the fastest player in the history to cross 11000 runs in ODIs?
    A)Steve Smith
    B)David Warner
    C)Virat Kohli
    D)MS Dhoni
    E)Yuvraj Singh
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    India skipper Virat Kohli rose to the challenge against Pakistan and added another feather to his cap by becoming the fastest player in the history of the game to cross the 11,000-run mark in ODIs.
  16. How much amount of line of credit was provided by Exim Bank to Ghana and Mozambique together for railway projects?
    A)$275 mn
    B)$315 mn
    C)$250 mn
    D)$245 mn
    E) $226 mn
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Export Import Bank of India (Exim Bank) will provide line of credit worth USD 245 million to Ghana and Mozambique for agricultural and railway projects.
  17. Who won France Grand Prix 2019?
    A)Max Verstappen
    B)Lewis Hamilton
    C)Valtteri Bottas
    D)Sebastian Vettel
    E)Roger Federer
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Mercedes Driver Lewis Hamilton won the France Grand Prix 2019. This is his sixth triumph in eight races in this season.
  18. In a Post Office Savings Bank (POSB) Account, at least _____ transaction of deposit or withdrawal in _____ financial years is necessary to keep the account active.
    A) 1, 2
    B) 1, 3
    C) 2, 3
    D) 2, 1
    E) 1,4
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    At least one transaction of deposit or withdrawal in three financial years is necessary to keep the account active.
  19. Recently India has partnered with which country to set up a national maritime heritage museum in Gujarat?
    A)Portugal
    B)Russia
    C)Ukraine
    D)Japan
    E)China
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    India has partnered with Portugal to set up a national maritime heritage museum at Lothal in Gujarat. The Indian Navy will be the stakeholder in the project and the Portuguese Navy will assist as they have experience in it by administering the maritime museum in Lisbon, Portugal. India is to follow a similar model of the maritime museum.
  20. Recently Sheetal Jain passed away.He was related to which field?
    A)Actor
    B)Sports
    C)Film Producer
    D)Journalist
    E)Singer
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Megastar Amitabh Bachchan’s longtime secretary and film producer Sheetal Jain passed away. He was 77. Jain had been working with the Bachchan family closely for over 36 years. He had also produced Bachchan and Govinda 1998 starrer Bade Miyan Chote Miyan.

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