GA Revision for IBPS Clerk and RBI Exams — Set 61

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. Which among the given days is celebrated on December 1 each year?
    A) World AIDS Day
    B) National Mathematics Day
    C) World Soil Day
    D) Indian Armed Force Flag Day
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      Option A
    Explanation:
    World AIDS Day 2017 Theme: Right to health
  2. The 78th session of the Indian History Congress was held in which city?
    A) Hyderabad
    B) Kolkata
    C) Bhopal
    D) New Delhi
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      Option B
    Explanation:
    The three-day long 78th session of the Indian History Congress has begun at the Jadavpur University campus in Kolkata for promotion and encouragement of the scientific study of Indian History.
  3. As per RBI guidelines, investment in which among the following is the Most Risk Free asset of a bank?
    A) Home Loans
    B) Loan against Jewellery
    C) Venture Capital Investment
    D) Government approved Securities
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      Option D
  4. The 6th International Tourism Mart 2017 has been inaugurated in which state?
    A) Manipur
    B) Assam
    C) Nagaland
    D) Mizoram
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      Option B
    Explanation:
    The 2017 International Tourism Mart was held in Guwahati, Assam to highlight the tourism potential of the region in the domestic & International markets.
  5. The Dampa Tiger Reserve is situated in which state?
    A) Rajasthan
    B) Gujarat
    C) Mizoram
    D) Karnataka
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      Option C
  6. The Global Partnership Summit (GPS) 2017 was held for the first time in India in which city?
    A) Bangalore
    B) New Delhi
    C) Mumbai
    D) Hyderabad
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      Option B
    Explanation:
    India Center Foundation (ICF), a not for profit and non-governmental organisation, which has been working for over two decades towards nation’s socio-economic development, brings to India for the first-time ever, The Global Partnership Summit (GPS) 2017 was held at Aerocity, New Delhi from 11th to 14th December 2017.
  7. What does S stands for in SWAYAM, a programme by the Ministry of Human Resource Development?
    A) Study
    B) Skill
    C) Strengthening
    D) Solution
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      Option A
    Explanation:
    Study Webs of Active Learning for Young Aspiring Minds
  8. The first edition of the International Conference on Sports Medicine and Sports Sciences SAICON 2017 was held in which city?
    A) Gurgaon
    B) Hyderabad
    C) Mumbai
    D) New Delhi
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      Option D
    Explanation:
    The First International Conference on Sports Medicine and Sports Sciences SAICON 2017 was inaugurated in New Delhi. The SAICON 2017 will promote scientific temperament in the country and inspire students, researchers and educationists alike to take up sports science and research to the next level.
  9. The International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry is located in which city of Switzerland?
    A) Gland
    B) Berne
    C) Zurich
    D) Geneva
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      Option C
  10. The two days Asean-India Connectivity Summit (AICS) was hosted by which city?
    A) New Delhi
    B) Pune
    C) Mumbai
    D) Chandigarh
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      Option A
    Explanation:
    Keeping with India’s initiative of connectivity with southeast Asia under its Act East Policy, New Delhi hosted an Asean-India Connectivity Summit (AICS) on December 11-12 on the theme “Powering Digital and Physical Linkages for Asia in the 21st Century”.
  11. The term LIBOR is associated with
    A) Capital Market
    B) Share Market
    C) Insurance Sector
    D) Call Money Market
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      Option D
    Explanation:
    LIBOR is a benchmark rate that some of the world’s leading banks charge each other for short-term loans especially to maintain CRR. It stands for IntercontinentalExchange London Interbank Offered Rate 
  12. The 3rd edition of the World Telugu Conference has been organized in which city?
    A) Chennai
    B) Bangalore
    C) Bhubaneswar
    D) Hyderabad
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      Option D
    Explanation:
    The third World Telugu Conference began in Hyderabad, Telangana. The aim of the Conference is to promote Telugu and its literature besides helping the present generation learn more about Telugu language and its rich culture and heritage.
  13. What is the capital of South Sudan?
    A) Juba
    B) Freetown
    C) Lome
    D) Caracas
    View Answer
      Option A
  14. The 2017 Regional Conference on Good Governance and Replication of Best Practices was held in which state?
    A) Maharashtra
    B) Assam
    C) Telangana
    D) Haryana
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      Option B
    Explanation:
    The two-day Regional Conference on Good Governance and Replication of Best Practices was held in Guwahati, Assam. The Conference was an effort to create a common platform to share experiences in the formulation and implementation of citizen centric governance, and improved public service delivery.
  15. Which of the following is not the method of estimating National Income?
    A) Product Method
    B) Import-Export Method
    C) Income Method
    D) Expenditure Method
    View Answer
      Option B
  16. Which country hosted the World Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships 2017?
    A) South Africa
    B) Saudi Arabia
    C) North Korea
    D) Kuwait
    View Answer
      Option B
    Explanation:
    Saudi Arabia is hosting a world chess tournament for the first time. The tournament has been named as the King Salman World Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships.
  17. Who is the author of the book titled “Shadow of States :  India, China and the Himalayas, 1910-1962”?
    A) Deepak Kumar
    B) John Richard
    C) David Richard
    D) B G Richard
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       Option D
  18. The 4-days long 100th Annual Conference of the Indian Economic Association was held in which state?
    A) Maharashtra
    B) Karanataka
    C) Andhra Pradesh
    D) Kerala
    View Answer
      Option C
    Explanation:
    President Ramnath Kovind inaugurated the 100th Annual Conference of the Indian Economic Association at Acharya Nagarjuna University in Guntur of Andhra Pradesh. The event was held for four days.
  19. Which of the following is not true with respect to Regional Rural Banks (RRBs)?
    A) They provide direct loan to small and marginal farmers
    B) They are co-sponsored by RBI
    C) They also perform other banking operations like locker facilities, debit and credit cards
    D) State governments are share holder in RRBs
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      Option B
  20. The 25th edition of National Children Science Congress (NCSC-2017) was inaugurated in which state?
    A) Gujarat
    B) West Bengal
    C) Haryana
    D) Madhya Pradesh
    View Answer
      Option A
    Explanation:
    The 25th edition of National Children Science Congress (NCSC-2017) was held Gandhinagar, Gujarat from 27 to 31 December, 2017. The theme of the NCSC-2017 was ‘Science and Innovation for Sustainable Development’ with the special focus on persons with disabilities.

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