GA Revision for IBPS Clerk and RBI Exams — Set 43

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. The Reserve Bank of India was nationalised in which year?
    A) 1949
    B) 1935
    C) 1950
    D) 1948
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      Option A
    The Reserve Bank of India was nationalised with effect from1st January, 1949 on the basis of the Reserve Bank of India (Transfer to Public Ownership) Act, 1948.
  2. Name the Indian who has been ranked as India’s Most Powerful Women of the Year 2017 according to Forbes
    A) Kiran Mazumdar
    B) Chanda Kochhar
    C) Shobhana Bhartia
    D) Priyanka Chopra
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      Option B
    Explanation: Five Indian women have found their way to the 2017 edition of The World’s Most Powerful Women List by Forbes. The Indian women on the 14th edition of the annual rankings include ICICI Bank’s MD & CEO Chanda Kochhar (ranked 32); Roshni Nadar Malhotra, executive director and CEO of HCL Enterprise; Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw (64), Chairman and MD of Biocon; Shobhana Bhartia (92), Chairperson and Editorial Director, HT Media Ltd and Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra at rank 97.
  3. India’s first Global Tribal Entrepreneurship Summit was organised in which state?
    A) Chhattisgarh
    B) Rajasthan
    C) Maharashtra
    D) Delhi
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      Option A
    India’s first Global Tribal Entrepreneurship Summit was organised at Dantewada district in south Chhattisgarh. The conference stressed on fueling entrepreneurial spirit among tribal community, generating livelihood opportunities, effective packaging-branding of products from tribal belts and help facilitate global outreach of locally made organic products.
  4. Which country observes its Independence Day on December 6 annually?
    A) Switzerland
    B) Finland
    C) New Zealand
    D) Netherlands
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      Option B
  5. What is the rank of India in ‘The Legatum Prosperity Index 2017’
    A) 135
    B) 122
    C) 100
    D) 117
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      Option C
    In ‘The Legatum Prosperity Index 2017’, an annual ranking developed by the London-based Legatum Institute, India ranks 100th on the list of prosperous countries among 149 countries.
  6. When is the International Internet Day observed?
    A) October 29
    B) October 30
    C) October 28
    D) October 27
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      Option A
    International Internet Day is celebrated worldwide, every year on 29th of October. Since the year 2005 the International Internet Day has been famously celebrated to commemorate a momentous day in the history of telecommunications and technology.
  7. The Nepal Electricity Authority has entered into joint venture agreement (JVA) with which country for investment in 750-megawatt West Seti Hydroelectricity Project?
    A) India
    B) Japan
    C) China
    D) Russia
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      Option C
    Nepal Electricity Authority and China’s Three Gorges on Thursday signed an agreement for joint investment in the 750-megawatt West Seti Hydroelectricity Project.
  8. Name the highest mountain peak in India
    A) Anamudi
    B) Nanda Devi
    C) Anginda peak
    D) Kangchenjunga
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      Option D
  9. The Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) limit in Public Sector Banking is _____
    A) 20%
    B) 100%
    C) 74%
    D) 49%
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      Option A
  10. Lake Pichola is located in which state of India?
    A) Moirang, Manipur
    B) Puri, Odisha
    C) Udaipur, Rajasthan
    D) Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
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      Option C
  11. What is the full form of LTO in banking?
    A) Loan To Overdraft
    B) Long Term Operation
    C) Liability Transaction Office
    D) Large Technical Offerings
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      Option B
  12. The Gangasagar Mela is organized annually in which state of India?
    A) Haryana
    B) Madhya Pradesh
    C) Bihar
    D) West Bengal
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      Option D
    West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee announced a life insurance of Rs 5 lakh each for pilgrims visiting the state for the upcoming Gangasagar fair, the second biggest pilgrimage fair after Kumbh. The premium in this regard will be borne entirely by the state. 
  13. The Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences (ARIES) is in which state?
    A) Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
    B) Nainital, Uttarakhand
    C) Kolkata, West Bengal
    D) Nagpur, Maharashtra
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      Option B
  14. Which Bank established the first Talking ATM in India?
    A) Punjab National Bank
    B) Bank of Baroda
    C) State Bank of India
    D) Union Bank of India
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      Option D
  15. The first Rs 1 currency note was printed in which year?
    A) 1921
    B) 1919
    C) 1917
    D) 1915
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      Option C
    The first One Rupee currency was released on November 30, 1917, when the country was under the British rule. Since 1917 to 2017, there have been 125 different One Rupee notes that have been issued for circulation with different serial numbers and signatures. Since the past 100 years, the design of the One Rupee note has changed 28 times. 
  16. Diet is the name of which country’s Parliament?
    A) Japan
    B) Thailand
    C) Phillipines
    D) Israel
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      Option A
  17. Who has won the 2017 Mexico Grand Prix?
    A) Sebastian Vettel
    B) Max Verstappen
    C) Valtteri Bottas
    D) Lewis Hamilton
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      Option B
  18. Who has won the 2017 Joburg Open Golf tournament?
    A) Rahil Gangjee
    B) Shubhankar Sharma
    C) Ashok Kumar
    D) Shiv Kapoor
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      Option B
    Shubhankar Sharma of India won the Joburg Open golf tournament in sensational style to qualify for next year’s edition of the British Open.
  19. Who is the Regulatory Authority of Stock Market in India?
    A) NHB
    C) RBI
    D) SEBI
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      Option D
  20. Who is the Chairman and Managing Director of Air India?
    A) Ashwani Lohani
    B) Rajiv Bansal
    C) Pradeep Singh Kharola
    D) Krishnamurthi Shyamsundar
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      Option C

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