GA Revision for SBI PO/Clerk, RBI Grade B – Set 206

GA Revision Questions for RBI Grade B 2018, SBI PO/Clerk 2018, Bank of India, Dena Bank PO 2018, NABARD 2018 and other upcoming exams.

  1. Who was declared as the men’s AIFF Player of the year?
    A)Robin Singh
    B)Subrata Pal
    C)Sunil Chhetri
    D)Gurpreet Singh
    E) Sumeeth Reddy
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    The All India Football Federation (AIFF), the governing body of football in India named India and Bengaluru FC Captain Sunil Chhetri as the AIFF Player of the year in the Federation’s Executive Committee Meeting in Mumbai. The meeting was chaired by AIFF President Praful Patel.
  2. Naveen Patnaik sets up a committee for development of Odia film industry.Who will head this committee?
    A)Pushpendra Singh
    B)Sashi Bhusan Behera
    C)Kirti Azad
    D)Sudarshan Bhagat
    E) Rajiv Sharma
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    Option B
    Explanation:

    Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik set up a ministerial committee for the development of Odia film industry. The panel,headed by Finance Minister Sashi Bhusan Behera, would submit a report to the state government in one month regarding steps to be taken for development of Odia cine industry.
  3. What does P stands for in NPLL with respect to credit limit?
    A) Provisional
    B) Permitted
    C) Public
    D) Provided
    E) Perform
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    Option B
    Explanation:

    Normally permitted lending limit
  4. 4th Annual Sustainable Smart Cities India Conference is scheduled to take place in which city?
    A)Delhi
    B)Mumbai
    C)Kolkata
    D)Bangalore
    E)Chennai
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    Option D
    Explanation:

    Nispana’s 4th Annual Sustainable Smart Cities India Conference is scheduled to take place on 6th-7th of September in Bangalore. With support of Smart City, Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs, Government of India, this event is all set to create a benchmark of success.
  5. Accoording to the results of a global survey by human rights group Walk Free Foundation (WFF),who topped the list in Global Slavery index?
    A)Bangladesh
    B)Eritrea
    C)South Korea
    D)North Korea
    E)Switzerland
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    Option D
    Explanation:

    According to the results of a global survey by human rights group Walk Free Foundation (WFF), India is home to 8 million slaves among its whopping population of 1.3 billion.
  6. What is the currency of Mali?
    A)Dirham
    B)Dollar
    C)Euro
    D)CFA Franc
    E) Rupees
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    Option D

  7. What is the limit for housing loans in metropolitan centers under priority sector?
    A) Rs 15 lakh
    B) Rs 20 lakh
    C) Rs 28 Lakh
    D) Rs 35 lakh
    E) Rs 25 lakh
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Rs 35 Lakh. Earlier it was 28 lakh.
  8. Cabinet approved Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Civil aviation with which of the following organization?
    A)World Bank
    B)BRICS
    C)ADB
    D)European Union
    E)IMF
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    The government aims for the BRICS nations to benefit from the establishment of an institutional framework to corporate in the field of civil aviation.
  9. Which country lifted state of emergency after 2 years?
    A)Afghanistan
    B)Thailand
    C)Turkey
    D)Ukraine
    E)Iran
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    President Recep Tayyip Erdogan declared emergency on 20th July 2016, five days after warplanes bombed Ankara and clashes broke out in Istanbul that claimed 249 lives.
  10. Who was re-elected as Mali President?
    A)Moussa Mara
    B) Ibrahim Boubacar Keita
    C)Alpha Oumar Konare
    D)Modibo Sidibe
    E) Ibrahim Keita
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has been re-elected for a five-year term after winning 67.17 per cent of the vote in a runoff.
  11. Which small finance bank launched commercial operations?
    A)Fino Payments Bank
    B)Equitas Bank
    C)Capital Small Finance Bank
    D)Jana Small Finance Bank
    E)Laxmivilas Bank
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    A micro-finance company-turned-Jana Small Finance Bank headquartered in Bengaluru began its operations for greater financial inclusion. One of the 10 financial institutions to get banking license from the Reserve Bank of India in April 2017, Jana aims to be an inclusive digitised bank serving all customer segments and communities across the country.
  12. According to industry body Ficci,India’s economic growth to be how much percent in current financial year?
    A)7.1
    B)7.5
    C)7.3
    D)7.8
    E)7.2
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    According to industry body Ficci, despite short-term challenges India’s economic growth story remains intact and the country’s GDP is expected to grow around 7.5 percent in the current financial year.
  13. Recently Rajmata Satvashilla Devi passed away.She belongs to which profession?
    A)Actress
    B)Singer
    C)Activist
    D)Writer
    E)Lecturer
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Noted activist from Konkan region in Maharashtra, Rajmata Satvashila Devi Bhosle of Sawantwadi Sansthan has passed away due to prolonged illness. She was 83.
  14. Centre has reconstituted committee to probe alligations agains Adya Prasad Pandey.He is a vice chancellor of which university?
    A)SRM University
    B)Integral University
    C)Manipur University
    D)Symbiosis University
    E)Sikkim Manipal University
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    The Ministry of Human Resource Development reconstituted a three-member fact-finding committee to assess the allegations against the Vice Chancellor of Manipur University ,Prof Adya Prasad Pandey
  15. When Indian railways is set to get its first publicly owned dedicated corridor for freight trains?
    A)August 26
    B)August 10
    C)August 15
    D)October 2
    E)October 10
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    After 165 years of its birth, Indian railways is set to get its first publicly owned dedicated corridor for freight trains on August 15, when the country will be celebrating its 72nd Independence Day.
  16. Which railway launched a captain service in the Bengaluru-New Delhi Karnataka Express train?
    A)Central Railway
    B)Northern Railway
    C)South Western Railway
    D)Southern Railway
    E)South Eastern Railway
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    The South Western Railway launched a captain service in the Bengaluru-New Delhi Karnataka Express train to ensure comfortable journey to long-distance passengers.
  17. According to Travel+Leisure ,which Indian city ranked 3rd among world’s best cities?
    A)Udaipur
    B)Mumbai
    C)Lucknow
    D)Kolkata
    E)Jaipur
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    The top 2 cities are both in Mexico: San Miguel de Allende and Oaxaca.
  18. Finance Ministry has approved how much amount in five PSBs, to help them meet regulatory capital requirements?
    A)11336 cr
    B)12000 cr
    C)11386 cr
    D)13456 cr
    E) 11250 cr
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    Punjab National Bank will get the maximum amount at Rs 2,816 crore, followed by Corporation Bank, which will see infusion of about Rs 2,555 crore. The others are Indian Overseas Bank (Rs 2,157 crore), Andhra Bank (Rs 2,019 crore) and Allahabad Bank (Rs 1,790 crore).
  19. India ranked which position in the men’s hockey world rankings issued by the International Hockey Federation (FIH)?
    A)2nd
    B)5th
    C)3rd
    D)4th
    E)6th
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    India have jumped a rung to fifth position in the men’s hockey world rankings issued by the International Hockey Federation (FIH).
  20. Which actress became the face and voice of the Elephants Campaign by PETA?
    A)Vidya Balan
    B)Katrina Kaif
    C)Disha Patani
    D)Richa Chadha
    E)Radhika Apte
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    An international organisation, PETA, with the help of Richa, has sent a letter to the Odisha Chief Minister to seek its support for the campaign. Richa will take on the cause to not just get the government involved but also inform people about the accidents that are on the rise and how they can be curbed.

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