GA Revision for Upcoming Exams Set 15

GA Revision Questions for upcoming SBI PO Main 2017, BoB PGCBF, NIACL Assistant Main, Dena Bank PO PGDBF and other upcoming exams. General Awareness Questions SBI PO Mains

  1. Name the first country first country in the world to elect a transgender man to a public office?
    A) Finland
    B) Iceland
    C) Uruguay
    D) Japan
    E) El Salvador
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    Option D
  2. ‘World Economic Situation and Prospects’ report is given by which of the following?
    A) International Monetary Fund
    B) Asian Development Bank
    C) World Bank
    D) Asian Investment Infrastructure Bank
    E) United Nations
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    Option E
    Some Extra:
    UN released the report ‘World Economic Situation and Prospects’ in which it said India is projected to achieve a 7.3% growth in 2017, a downward revision from the 7.7% forecast
  3. State Bank of India has surpassed which of the following public sector undertaking (PSU) to become most valued PSU stock in terms of market capitalization (m-cap) in intra-day trade?
    A) National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC)
    B) Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL)
    C) Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL)
    D) Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC)
    E) Gas Authority of India Limited(GAIL)
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    Option D
    Some Extra:
    State Bank of India (SBI) surpassed oil exploration major Oil & Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) to become most valued public sector undertaking (PSU) stock in terms of market capitalization (m-cap) in intra-day trade
  4. ICICI Bank data centre ________ has become the country’s first CII-IGBC Platinum rated project.
    A) Delhi
    B) Hyderabad
    C) Vishakhapatnam
    D) Jaipur
    E) Bengaluru
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    Option B
    Some Extra:
    The ICICI Bank Data Centre in Hyderabad has achieved the distinction of becoming the country’s first Platinum rated project under IGBC Green Data Centre Rating System.
  5. “The Hit Girl” is an autobiography of which renowned Bollywood actress?
    A) Asha Parekh
    B) Sharmila Tagore
    C) Dimple Kapadia
    D) Neetu Singh
    E) None of these
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    Option B
    Some Extra:
    Asha Parekh’s autobiography, The Hit Girl , was launched by Salman Khan in Mumbai. The autobiography is written by Khalid Mohamed and also includes a foreword by Salman Khan.
  6. Where is the headquarters of Paytm Payments Bank?
    A) Delhi
    B) Mumbai
    C) Hyderabad
    D) Noida
    E) Bengaluru
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    Option D
    Some Extra
    : Headquarters- Noida. CEO- Renu Satti
  7. Who has topped Forbes’s 2017 Global Game Changers list?
    A) John Overdeck
    B) Ratan Tata
    C) James Dyson
    D) Mukesh Ambani
    E) Evan Spiegel
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    Option D
    Some Extra
    :
    There is only one Indian in the list and that too on rank 1: Mukesh Ambani
  8. Which company has become the first in APAC region to launch ride hailing app that uses Progressive Web App (PWA) technology.
    A) Uber
    B) Didi Chuxing
    C) Ola
    D) Grab
    E) Gett
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    Option C
    Some Extra
    :
    Ola in partnership with Google launched app that uses PWA technology
  9. Who has won the 2017 Goldman Environmental Prize?
    A) Dileep K Nair
    B) Shruti Shibulal
    C) Priti Patel
    D) Surendra Verma
    E) Prafulla Samantra
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    Option E
     
  10. Shantha Rangaswamy is associated with ______
    A) Classical Dance
    B) Singing
    C) Cricket
    D) Sitar Playing
    E) Acting
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    Option C
    Some Extra
    :
    Shantha Rangaswamy has become the first female cricketer who will recieve the BCCI Lifetime Achievement Award.
  11. 105th Indian Science Congress was held in which city?
    A) Mumbai
    B) Delhi
    C) Hyderabad
    D) Vishakhapatnam
    E) Bengaluru
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    Option C
    Some Extra
    :
    Osmania University, Hyderabad
  12. Which state has become the first state to enact bill protecting journalists in India?
    A) Gujarat
    B) Maharashtra
    C) Kerala
    D) Tamil Nadu
    E) Karnataka
    View Answer
    Option B
  13. Reserve Bank of India has increased the quantum of gold loan that RRBs were permitted to grant to Rs 2 lakh for which period of the loan shall not exceed ______ .
    A) 6 months
    B) 12 months
    C) 15 months
    D) 18 months
    E) 24 months
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    Option B
    Some Extra
    :
    Regional Rural Banks (RRBs) grant loans for various purposes against the security of gold /gold ornaments as a part of their lending policy. The amount of gold loan sanctioned should not exceed Rs. 2.00 lakh at any point of time. The period of loan shall not exceed 12 months from the date of sanction.
  14. What is India’s contribution in the India-UK Green energy fund of 240 million pound?
    A) 80 million pounds
    B) 90 million pounds
    C) 100 million pounds
    D) 110 million pounds
    E) 120 million pounds
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    Option E
    Some Extra
    :
    India-UK launch 240 mn pound joint fund for green energy. Contribution of 120 million pounds from each country.
  15. What is the premium under Pradhan Mantri Surakhsa Beema Yojana?
    A) Rs 330
    B) Rs 12
    C) Rs 550
    D) Rs 350
    E) Rs 34
    View Answer
    Option B
  16. The process of making correction or changes in cheque is known as?
    A) Modification
    B) Alteration
    C) Amendment
    D) Righting
    E) Duplication
    View Answer
    Option B
  17. How many types of Priority Sector Lending Certificates (PSLCs) are present in the system?
    A) 3
    B) 4
    C) 5
    D) 8
    E) 6
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    Option B
    Some Extra
    : The valid types are:
    i) PSLC Agriculture: Counting for achievement towards the total agriculture lending target.
    ii) PSLC SF/MF: Counting for achievement towards the sub-target for lending to Small and Marginal
    Farmers.
    iii) PSLC Micro Enterprises: Counting for achievement towards the sub target for lending to Micro Enterprises.
    iv) PSLC General: Counting for achievement towards the overall priority sector target.
  18. Where is Sattal Lake situated?
    A) Uttarakhand
    B) Telangana
    C) Maharashtra
    D)Madhya Pradesh
    E) Kerala
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    Option A
  19. Where is the headquarters of World Travel and Tourism Council situated?
    A) Montreal, Canada
    B) Geneva, Switzerland
    C) Madrid, Spain
    D) Rome, Italy
    E) London, United Kingdom
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    Option E
  20. What is the currency of Libya?
    A) Dinar
    B) Peso
    C) Shilling
    D) Euro
    E) Ruble
    View Answer
    Option A

 

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