GA Revision for Syndicate and Canara Bank Exams — Set 102

GA Revision Questions for upcoming IBPS RRB PO/Clerk Main 2017, IBPS PO Main 2017, OICL AO Main 2017, RBI Assistant Main 2017 and other upcoming exams.

  1. Name the bank which has recently unveiled a new musical logo called MOGO as a part of its branding initiative
    A) Karur Vysya Bank
    B) Kotak Mahindra Bank
    C) IndusInd Bank
    D) DCB Bank
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    IndusInd Bank launched its new Sonic Identity, which is essentially a musical logo called ‘MOGO’, as part of its branding initiatives. The objective for associating to a sonic identity is building the Bank’s brand imagery with the strategic use of music and sound for brand experiences and audience connection
  2. Which of the following Act governs all the foreign exchange regulations in India?
    A) FCRA
    B) FEMA
    C) FERA
    D) Foreign Trade Act
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      Option B
    Explanation:
    Foreign Exchange Management Act, 1999
  3. Name the winner of the Australian Open 2018 in the men’s single category
    A) Rohan Bopanna
    B) Marin Cilic
    C) Roger Federer
    D) Juan Sebastian
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      Option C
    Explanation:
     Men’s Singles  –  Roger Federer (Switzerland)
    Women’s Singles  –  Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark)
    Mixed Doubles – Gabriela Dabrowski (Canada) – Mate Pavic (Croatia)
  4. The Palamau Tiger Reserve is located in which state?
    A) Jharkhand
    B) Madhya Pradesh
    C) Bihar
    D) Chhattisgarh
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      Option A
    Explanation:
    The Palamau Tiger Reserve is one of the nine original tiger reserves in India and the only one in the state of Jharkhand. It forms part of Betla National Park and Palamau Wildlife Sanctuary.
  5. The 2020 ICC World T20 finals of both the men and women would be hosted by which stadium?
    A) Salt Lake Stadium, India
    B) Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), Australia
    C) Bidvest Wanderers Stadium, South Africa
    D) Lord’s Cricket Ground, United Kingdom
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      Option B
    Explanation:
    Australia is going to host ICC World T20 2020. It was announced that Australia’s largest stadium Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) will host the final of both the men’s and women’s ICC World Twenty20 in 2020.
  6. ‘Insurance Khata’ is a micro-insurance plan by which company, for the under-served social sections with seasonal incomes?
    A) SBI Life Insurance Company
    B) Life Insurance Corporation of India
    C) Exide Life Insurance
    D) IndiaFirst Life Insurance
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      Option D
    Explanation:
    IndiaFirst Life Insurance (IndiaFirst Life) has launched an unique micro-insurance plan ‘insurance khata’ targeted at those in the informal sector and agricultural labourers with seasonal incomes.
  7. What is the constituency of the Union Minister of State for Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Mahesh Sharma?
    A) Ghazipur Lok Sabha
    B) Gautam Budh Nagar
    C) Udhampur Lok Sabha
    D) Gurgaon
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      Option B
    Explanation:
    Mahesh Sharma was elected in the Indian general election, 2014 from Gautam Buddha Nagar. 
  8. Where is the headquarters of The Royal Bank of Scotland located?
    A) Edinburgh
    B) London
    C) Manchester
    D) Bristol
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      Option A
    Explanation:
    Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  9. Abdel Fattah el-Sisi is the President of which country?
    A) Egypt
    B) Jordan
    C) Oman
    D) United Arab Emirates
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      Option A
    Explanation:
    Capital: Cairo
    Currency: Egyptian pound
  10. Mobile App 311 has been launched by the municipal corporation of which city in an effort to improve the civic services in the city?
    A) Delhi
    B) Mumbai
    C) Kolkata
    D) Hyderabad
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      Option A
    Explanation:
    Mobile App 311 was launched by Delhi’s Lt Governor Anil Baijal. It is a mobile application of the three municipal corporations of Delhi (MCD) that was launched in a bid to enhance engagement of citizens in resolution of grievances and improvement of civic services in the city. Once a complaint is submitted by citizens in via the 311 App, it will be resolved by the designated officers of that locality identified by the geo-tagged photo.
  11. Basel-III norms came into effect in which year?
    A) 2010
    B) 2011
    C) 2012
    D) 2013
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      Option D
    Explanation:
    01-January-2013
  12. According to Nomura’s Composite Leading Index (CLI) released recently, India’s GDP growth is likely to be around ______percent for 2018
    A) 7.4 Percent
    B) 7.2 Percent
    C) 7.5 Percent
    D) 7.1 Percent
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    According to Japanese financial services major Nomura’s Composite Leading Index (CLI), Indian economy is expected to witness a sharp recovery in the January-March quarter and its GDP growth likely to be around 7.5 per cent for 2018.
  13. What is the rank of India among 112 countries in terms of cheapest country to live or retire, according to a recent survey conducted by GoBankingRates?
    A) First
    B) Second
    C) Third
    D) Fourth
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      Option B
    Explanation:
    According to a survey by GoBankingRates ranked nations, India is ranked second only to South Africa as the cheapest country to live or retire. These rankings are based four key affordability metrics: Local purchasing power index, rent index, Groceries index, and Consumer price index.
  14. What is the currency of Vietnam?
    A) Vietnamese Dong
    B) Vietnamese Riel
    C) Vietnamese Kip
    D) Vietnamese Renminbi
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      Option A
    Explanation:
    Capital-Hanoi
  15. Which digital transport company has collaborated with the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways to encourage road safety awareness?
    A) TaxiForSure
    B) Ola
    C) Uber
    D) Easycabs
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    Taxi aggregator Uber reinforced its commitment to road safety by announcing a slew of measures and initiatives. As part of its ongoing efforts to encourage road safety awareness, Uber will be jointly promoting road safety messaging on the Uber app and social media through Ministry of Road Transport and Highways co branded materials and mediums.
  16. What is the minimum deposit required under Sukanya Samriddhi Scheme Accounts in a financial year?
    A) Rs 500
    B) Rs 1,000
    C) Rs 5,000
    D) Rs 10,000
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      Option B
    Explanation:
    A minimum of ₹1,000 must be deposited in the account annually. The maximum deposit limit is ₹150,000. If the minimum deposit is not made in a year, a fine of ₹50 will be levied
  17. Which among the following teams has won the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2018?
    A) Gujarat
    B) Rajasthan
    C) Haryana
    D) Delhi
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      Option D
    Explanation:
    Delhi won their maiden Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy after beating Rajasthan by 41 runs in the final at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
  18. Cheque is defined under which section of Negotiable Instruments Act 1881?
    A) Section 4
    B) Section 5
    C) Section 6
    D) Section 7
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    Section 4-Promissory notes
    Section 5-Bill of exchange
    Section 7-Drawer and Drawee
  19. The Dudhwa National Park is in which state?
    A) Bihar
    B) Rajasthan
    C) Haryana
    D) Uttar Pradesh
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      Option D
  20. Which among the following has become the first country of the world to legalize and repeal same-sex marriage?
    A) Bahamas
    B) Cuba
    C) Bermuda
    D) Jamaica
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    Bermuda has become the first country to legalise and then repeal same-sex marriage, in what critics have called an unprecedented rollback of civil rights by the British island territory.

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