GA Revision for Syndicate and Canara Bank Exams — Set 95

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. Recently launched App named ‘Bulletin’ is a product by which company?
    A) Google
    B) Paytm
    C) Facebook
    D) Microsoft
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      Option A
    Explanation:
    Google has introduced a new app named “Bulletin” that allows anybody to submit stories for and about their communities. This is a free, lightweight app for telling a story by capturing photos, video clips and text right from your phone, published straight to the web.The app is made for contributing hyperlocal stories about your community. 
  2. The Jaitapur Nuclear Power Plant is located in which state?
    A) Punjab
    B) Chandigarh
    C) Maharashtra
    D) Rajasthan
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    Jaitapur Nuclear Power Project is a proposed 9900 MWpower project of Nuclear Power Corporation of India (NPCIL) at Madban village of Ratnagiri district in Maharashtra. 
  3. Name the winner of the 2017 Asian Marathon Championship held in China
    A) Ram Yadav
    B) Byambalev Tseveenravdan
    C) Andrey Petrov
    D) Gopi Thonakal
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      Option D
    Explanation:
    Gopi Thonakal became the first Indian man to win the Asian Marathon Championship held at China’s Dongguan.
  4. Where is Taj Falaknuma Palace located?
    A) Jammu
    B) Jaipur
    C) Hyderabad
    D) Mysore
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      Option C
  5. What is the rank of India in the Climate Change Performance Index (CCPI) 2018?
    A) 20
    B) 14
    C) 11
    D) 10
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      Option B
    Explanation:
    India is ranked 14th in this year’s Climate Change Performance Index (CCPI) 2018 out of 56 nations and the European Union by environmental organisation Germanwatch, an improvement from its 20th position last year, for reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by opting to transform its electricity sector towards green technology.
  6. When the word Bearer is cancelled on a cheque the cheque becomes ______ cheque.
    A) Semi Bearer
    B) Stale
    C) Hidden
    D) Order
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      Option D
    Explanation:
    Order Cheque is a cheque whereby the printed word Bearer on the cheque is cancelled.
  7. When is the World Radio Day observed?
    A) January 21
    B) February 13
    C) February 7
    D) March 11
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      Option B
  8. The first ever design university of India, World University of Design, has opened its campus in which state?
    A) Maharashtra
    B) Karnataka
    C) Haryana
    D) Punjab
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    India’s first and only design university, World University of Design opened it campus at Sonipat, Haryana. The campus is situated on NH1 in Rajiv Gandhi Education City (NCR), Sonipat, the largest planned integrated city for education in India.
  9. What is Reserve Bank of India(RBI)′s stake in DICGC?
    A) 80%
    B) 90%
    C) 99.40%
    D) 100%
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      Option D
    Explanation:
    The authorized capital of the Corporation is 50 crore, which is fully issued and subscribed by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).
  10. The Dabolim Airport is situated in which state?
    A) Goa
    B) Assam
    C) West Bengal
    D) Jammu & Kashmir
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      Option A
    Explanation:
    Goa International Airport, also known as the Dabolim airport, is the sole airport in the state of Goa, located in the city of Dabolim in Goa, India. It operates as a civil enclave in a military airbase named INS Hansa.
  11. What is the rank of India among the list of countries having the highest level of non-performing assets (NPA) according to the latest report by CARE Ratimgs?
    A) 2nd
    B) 5th
    C) 7th
    D) 10th
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      Option B
    Explanation:
    According to a report by CARE Ratings, India has the highest level of non-performing assets (NPA) among BRICS countries and is ranked 5th on a list of countries with the highest levels of NPAs. The only countries ranked higher than India on the list are Greece, Italy, Portugal, and Ireland in order
  12. Identify the correct statement.
    A) T-Bills are issued at face value and redeemed at discount at maturity.
    B) T-Bills are issued at face value and redeemed at negotiated value at maturity.
    C) T-bills are issued at a discount and redeemed at the face value at maturity
    D) T-bills are issued at a discount and redeemed at negotiated value at maturity
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    T-biils are issued at a discount and redeemed at the face value at maturity.
    Example : A T-Bill with a value of Ss 100(Face Value) will be sold in the market at Rs 9.50(discount of Rs 1.50) Then upon maturity it will be redeemed (buy back) at Rs 100(Full Face Value)
  13. Which city has become the first Indian city to introduce the initiative of common mobility card for rides on public buses and the metro?
    A) Delhi
    B) Kolkata
    C) Bengaluru
    D) Hyderabad
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      Option A
    Explanation:
    Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal launched a common card for rides on public buses and the metro. Delhi is the first city in the country to have a common mobility card. The card, which will function like a debit card, will be operational in all DTC and cluster buses from April 2018. 
  14. What is the currency of Ethiopia?
    A) Kwacha
    B) Quetzal
    C) Franc
    D) Birr
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      Option D
    Explanation:
    Capital: Addis Ababa
  15. The World Business Council for Sustainable Development is located in which country?
    A) Washington D.C, United States
    B) Geneva, Switzerland
    C) London, United Kingdom
    D) Paris, France
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      Option B
    Explanation:
    Singapore-based Indian-origin businessman Sunny Verghese has been appointed as the Chairman of the Geneva-based World Business Council for Sustainable Development.
  16. What does D stands for in NCD?
    A) Debt
    B) Deposit
    C) Debentures
    D) Data
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    NCD – Nonconvertible Debentures
  17. Who appoints the Chief Election Commissioner of India?
    A) Vice-President of India
    B) President of India
    C) High Level Committee appointed by the President
    D) Prime Minister of India
    View Answer
      Option B
  18. Where is Inderkilla National Park situated?
    A) Uttarakhand
    B) Rajasthan
    C) Himachal Pradesh
    D) West Bengal
    View Answer
      Option C 
  19. ‘Marketplace’ is a newly launched product by which company to enable buying and selling of used items online?
    A) Instagram
    B) Twitter
    C) Facebook
    D) Google+
    View Answer
      Option C
    Explanation:
    Facebook has launched its ‘Marketplace’ to buy and sell used goods and services across categories such as electronics, entertainment, and housing in India. For used goods, it allows sellers to register by including details like price, category, location and images.The platform also allows buyers to see details like product condition, usage pattern and time of purchase.
  20. Which of the following is the largest network of shared ATMs in India?
    A) NFS
    B) NTFS
    C) NEFT
    D) NPCI
    View Answer
      Option A
    Explanation:
    National Financial Switch (NFS) is the largest network of shared automated teller machines (ATMs) in India.

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