GA Revision for Dena Bank PO, RBI Grade B, SBI PO/Clerk — Set 134

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

  1. What is the rank of India in the 2018 Inclusive Internet Index?
    A) 25
    B) 39
    C) 47
    D) 54
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    India has been ranked 47th out of 86 countries on the Inclusive Internet Index by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), which was commissioned by Facebook. Sweden took the first place, followed by Singapore and the US.
  2. Rodrigo Duterte is the President of which country?
    A) Philippines
    B) Vietnam
    C) Indonesia
    D) Myanmar
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      Option A
    Explanation:
    Capital – Manila
    Currency – Peso
  3. Which among the given teams has won the 27th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup?
    A) India
    B) Australia
    C) England
    D) New Zealand
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      Option B
    Explanation:
    World champions Australia have lifted the coveted Sultan Azlan Shah Hockey title. In the final at Ipoh, Malaysia, they beat defending champions England by a narrow 2-1 margin. Australia have now won the prestigious tournament for the 10th time.
  4. For a Small Finance bank at least 50 per cent of its loan portfolio should constitute loans and advances of upto _____.
    A) Rs 5 lakh
    B) Rs 10 lakh
    C) Rs 25 lakh
    D) Rs 50 lakh
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    At least 50 per cent of its loan portfolio should constitute loans and advances of upto Rs. 25 lakh.
  5. When is the World Tuberculosis Day observed?
    A) March 21
    B) March 24
    C) March 23
    D) March 22
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      Option B
    Explanation:
    World Tuberculosis Day, observed on 24 March each year, is designed to build public awareness about the global epidemic of tuberculosis (TB) and efforts to eliminate the disease. The theme of World Tuberculosis Day in 2018 is “Wanted: Leaders for a TB-free world”. World TB Day is one of eight official global public health campaigns marked by the World Health Organization (WHO).
  6. Name the Chairman of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI)
    A) Mukulita Vijayawargiya
    B) Navrang Saini
    C) M. S. Sahoo
    D) Suman Saxena
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    Dr. M. S. Sahoo is the chairperson of Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India
  7. Which of the given cities has been ranked as the world’s most expensive city to live in as per the 2018 Worldwide Cost of Living report by Economist Intelligence Unit?
    A) Paris
    B) Singapore
    C) Zurich
    D) Tokyo
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      Option B
    Explanation:
    Singapore has been dubbed the world’s most expensive city to live in for the fifth year running in the Economist Intelligence Unit’s (EIU) Worldwide Cost of Living 2018 survey. The EIU’s annual ranking compares the prices of over 150 items in 133 cities around the world, such as bread, wine, cigarettes and petrol. It is designed to help hiring managers calculate fair salaries when relocating their employees overseas.
  8. Assets that are no longer required for the operation of a business are called _______
    A) No Purpose Asset
    B) Current Assets
    C) Operating Assets
    D) Non-Core Assets
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      Option D
    Explanation:
    Non-core assets are assets that are either not essential or simply no longer used in a company’s business operations. They usually serve companies best when extra cash is needed as they can often be sold. Some businesses sell their non-core assets in order to pay down their bank debt.
  9. The maiden international conference on ‘Water, Environment and Climate Change: Knowledge Sharing and Partnership’ was organised in which country?
    A) China
    B) India
    C) Nepal
    D) Bhutan
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    The first international conference on ‘Water, Environment and Climate Change: Knowledge Sharing and Partnership’ has started in Kathmandu, Nepal. Vice President of Nepal Nanda Bahadur Pun inaugurated the conference.
  10. Justice Gita Mittal who has been conferred with the 2017 Nari Shakti Puraskar is the acting Chief Justice of which High Court?
    A) Bombay High Court
    B) Allahabad High Court
    C) Delhi High Court
    D) Guwahati High Court
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    Delhi High Court acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal has been conferred with “Nari Shakti Puraskar”. Justice Mittal is one of the 30 individual awardees who have been selected for the Puraskar. This year, 30 individual awardees and nine institutional awardees are selected for these Puraskars. The Ministry of Women and Child Development announces these national level awards for eminent women, organisations and institutions.
  11. Suma Chakrabarti is the President of which organisation?
    A) International Finance Corporation
    B) European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
    C) African Development Bank
    D) Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
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      Option B
    Explanation: 
    Headquarters: London, United Kingdom; Founded: 1991
  12. In AEPS, Unique ID and _____ is used for authentication purpose.
    A) Password
    B) PIN
    C) Biometric
    D) Anyone of the above
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    Inputs required during AEPS: IIN + Aadhar Number + Biometric data (Finger Print or Iris)
  13. The FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 will take place in which country?
    A) Japan
    B) Nepal
    C) India
    D) China
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      Option D
    Explanation:
    The tournament will be hosted in China. Son of Dreams was unveiled to be the Official Mascot of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 during a ceremony at the Wukesong Indoor Stadium in China’s capital of Beijing. 
  14. The Nikshay Aushadi Portal of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has been launched for treating which of the following disease?
    A) Cancer
    B) Tuberculosis
    C) HIV/AIDS
    D) Smallpox
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      Option B
    Explanation:
    The Health Secretary Smt. Preeti Sudan, released the TB INDIA 2018 Report and National Drug Resistance Survey Report. She also launched the ‘Nikshay Aushadi Portal’ and shorter regimen for Drug Resistant TB. She further stated that the global target to end TB is 2030 but India will end it by 2025.
  15. The aggregate exposure limit of all banks towards the PCE for a given bond issue has been capped at 20 per cent of the bond issue size. What does P stands for in PCE?
    A) Partial
    B) Primary
    C) Progressive
    D) Prompt
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      Option A
    Explanation:
    Partial Credit Enhancement (PCE)
  16. Which financial institution has signed USD 48 million loan agreement for the “Meghalaya Community – Led Landscapes Management Project (MCLLMP)”?
    A) World Bank
    B) International Monetary Fund
    C) World Economic Forum
    D) Asian Development Bank
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      Option A
    Explanation:
    A loan agreement worth USD 48 million for the “Meghalaya Community – Led Landscapes Management Project (MCLLMP)” was between India and the World Bank. The objective of the project is to strengthen community-led landscapes management in selected landscapes in Meghalaya.
  17. Who among the f=given has recently been appointed as the Chief Commercial Officer of the GoAir Airlines?
    A) Rohit Philip
    B) Rahul Bhatia
    C) R Neelakantan
    D) Manish Raniga
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      Option D
    Explanation:
    Manish Raniga, former vice-president for commercial strategy with Jet Airways, has joined low fare carrier GoAir as its Chief Commercial Officer. 
  18. Muzaffar Hussain who passed away recently was a renowned __________
    A) Scientist
    B) Politician
    C) Journalist
    D) Actor
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    Noted writer, thinker and journalist Muzaffar Hussain has passed away due to prolonged illness. Proficient in many languages, he used to write for a number of journals in various languages and also for a number of vernacular dailies.
  19. Which Section of the RBI Act 1934 defines composition of the Central Board of the Reserve Bank of India, and term of office of Direc­tors?
    A) 5
    B) 8
    C) 6
    D) 7
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      Option B
  20. NASA launched its first ever mission in May 2018 to study the deep interior of Mars and traces of how it was formed. Name the mission.
    A) Cagnizance
    B) Vision
    C) Insight
    D) Sagacity
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    NASA sent the first-ever mission dedicated to exploring the deep interior of Mars on May 5 named InSight – a stationary lander. It also was the first NASA mission since the Apollo moon landings to place a seismometer, a device that measures quakes, on the soil of another planet.

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