GA Revision for IBPS Clerk and RBI Exams — Set 40

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. Define Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
    A) Monetary value of all final goods and services produced in the domestic territory of a country during a year
    B) Monetary value of all final goods and services produced by the residents of a country in a year
    C) Monetary value of all final goods and services produced by the residents of a country in a year after deducting depreciation of plants and machinery
    D) Monetary value of all final goods and services produced in the domestic territory of a country during a year after deducting depreciation of plants and machinery
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      Option A
  2. Prithvi Shaw belongs to which sports?
    A) Hockey
    B) Cricket
    C) Kabaddi
    D) Tennis
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      Option B
    Explanation:
    Mumbai batsman Prithvi Shaw saw his performance in domestic season bear fruit as the 18-year was named as the captain of India’s squad for the upcoming ICC U-19 World Cup next year in New Zealand. Shubman Gill is named the vice-captain.
  3. According to the 5th bi-monthly monetary policy review of RBI for current fiscal, the Marginal Standing Facility (MSF) has been kept at ____ percent
    A) 6.75%
    B) 6.00%
    C) 6.25%
    D) 6.50%
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    Repo Rate: Unchanged at 6%
    Revrese Repo Rate: Unchanged at 5.75%
    Marginal Standing Facility (MSF) Rate: Unchanged at 6.25%
    Bank Rate: Unchanged at 6.25%
    Cash Reserve Ratio: Unchanged at 4%
    Statutory Liquidity Ratio (SLR): Unchanged at 19.5%
  4. India’s International Bank is the tag line of which bank?
    A) United Bank of India
    B) Bank of Maharashtra
    C) Punjab National Bank
    D) Bank of Baroda
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      Option D
  5. Name the scheme introduced by the government of India under the “Mission for Protection and Empowerment of Women” for the empowerment of rural women
    A) Matriva Sahyog Yojana
    B) Empowerment of Women Scheme
    C) Women Helpline Scheme
    D) Mahila Shakti Kendra
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      Option D
    Explanation:
    The CCEA has given approval to the new scheme called ‘Mahila Shakti Kendra’, which will empower rural women through community participation to create an environment in which they realise their full potential.
  6. Which of the following is not the function of the Reserve Bank of India?
    A) Regulation of banks in India
    B) Currency management in India
    C) Opening Savings Accounts for general public
    D) Control and supervision of money supply
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      Option C
  7. Who among the following has recently been conferred with the prestigious UNICEF celebrity advocate status for child rights?
    A) Kajal Aggarwal
    B) Trisha Krishnan
    C) Ileana D’Cruz
    D) Taapsee Pannu
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      Option B
    Explanation:
    Actor Trisha Krishnan was conferred the UNICEF celebrity advocate status for child rights at an event held in Chennai. She is the first actor from the South Indian film industry to receive this honour
  8. Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport is located in which city?
    A) Nagpur
    B) Mumbai
    C) Patna
    D) Bhopal
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      Option A
  9. Name the nationwide movement launched by the Federation of Obstetric and Gynecological Societies of India (FOGSI) to urge the need for quality maternal care in India.
    A) Maanavta
    B) Mamta
    C) Matritva
    D) Manyata
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      Option D
    Explanation:
    The Federation of Obstetric and Gynecological Societies of India (FOGSI) in partnership with MSD for Mothers, MacArthur Foundation and Jhpiego (an affiliate of Johns Hopkins University), launched ‘Manyata’ – a nationwide movement urging the need for quality care for mothers during and immediately after childbirth when risks of life-threatening complications are the highest.
  10. The 2018 Ayodhya Mahotsav will be hosted by which country?
    A) South Korea
    B) Indonesia
    C) Vietnam
    D) North Korea
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      Option A
    Explanation:
    Ayodhya Mahotsav would be staged in Seoul and Gimhe cities of South Korea next year to depict the cultural heritage of the temple town. In return, a ‘Korea Festival’ will be held in Lucknow and Ayodhya.
  11. What was the theme of the 2017 International Anti-Corruption Day?
    A) Be the initiator of anti-corruption
    B) Join hands together to end this corruption
    C) United against corruption for development, peace and security
    D) Be honest and fight corruption
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      Option C
  12. Which country has won the 2017 Asian Men’s Kabaddi Championship?
    A) Pakistan
    B) India
    C) Iran
    D) South Korea
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      Option B
    Explanation:
    The Indian men’s kabaddi teams was crowned the champions of Asia after beating Pakistan in Gorgan, Iran.
  13. The Manas National Park is in which state of India?
    A) Goa
    B) Assam
    C) West Bengal
    D) Gujarat
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      Option B
  14. The Action Construction Equipment Ltd (ACE) has tied up with which bank for farm machinery financing to farmers through bank’s branch?
    A) Punjab National Bank
    B) Bank of Baroda
    C) Bank of Maharashtra
    D) Allahabad Bank
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      Option A
    Explanation:
    Punjab National Bank (PNB) and Action Construction Equipment Ltd (ACE) have tied up for augmenting tractors/agricultural implements financing to the farmers across the country through PNB’s branch network.
  15. The ‘Nobel Prize Series — India 2018 (Science Impacts Life)’ will be hosted by which state?
    A) Madhya Pradesh
    B) Gujarat
    C) Maharashtra
    D) Goa
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      Option D
    Explanation:
    The Goa government executed a trilateral Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Department of Bio-Technology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India (GoI) and Nobel Media, Sweden to hold the ‘Nobel Prize Series — India 2018 (Science Impacts Life)’ to be held from February 1-28 next year. 
  16. What is the full form of ULIP?
    A) Universal Life and Investment Plan
    B) Uniformly loaded Investment Plan
    C) Unit Linked Insurance Plan
    D) User Life Insurance Plan
    View Answer
      Option C
  17. The World Osteoporosis Day is observed on___________
    A) November 15
    B) October 5
    C) December 2
    D) October 20
    View Answer
      Option D
  18. Who among the following has topped the 2018 Powerlist of 100 people to be named as UK’s most influential black person?
    A) Gina Miller
    B) Ric Lewis
    C) Sharon White
    D) Ismail Ahmed
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      Option A
    Explanation:
    Gina Miller, an Indian-origin campaigner has been named the UK’s most influential black person of the year for winning a legal challenge that prevented British Prime Minister Theresa May from triggering Brexit without Parliament’s approval.
  19. Identify the wrong pair of the Inter-governmental organisation and their headquaters
    A) SAARC : Kathmandu, Nepal
    B) ASEAN : Vienna, Austria
    C) NATO : Brussels, Belgium
    D) OECD : Paris, France
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      Option B
    Explanation:
    Asean- Jakarta, Indonesia
  20. Tbilisi is the capital of which country?
    A) Kosovo
    B) Iceland
    C) Georgia
    D) Lebanon
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      Option C

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