GA Revision for IBPS 2017 and other Exams — Set 09

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. Name the first Indian to win FIA Formula 3 European Championship Race.
    A) Narain Karthikeyan
    B) Karun Chandhok
    C) Miland Joshi
    D) Jehan Daruvala
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      Option D
    Explanation:
    Jehan Daruvala has become the first Indian driver to win in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship, claiming victory in Race 3 at the Nuremberg circuit.
  2. Where is the headquarter of Deutsche Bank located?
    A) Germany
    B) UK
    C) Switzerland
    D) Netherlands
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      Option A
    Explanation:
    Frankfurt, Germany
  3. Ankul Mittal belongs to which sports?
    A) Rowing
    B) Boxing
    C) Shooting
    D) Badminton
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    India has bagged a Gold and two Silver medals in the Men’s Double trap event at the ISSF World Shotgun Championship in Moscow. India won the Gold in the Junior team section of the event with a combined score of 401. Ankur Mittal won the Silver in the senior event, while 17-year-old Ahvar Rizvi finished second in the junior section.
  4. Google has unveiled new version 8.0 of Android. The code name given to this Android 8.0 is____
    A) Eclair
    B) Donut
    C) Gingerbread
    D) Oreo
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      Option D
    Explanation:
    Android 8.0 is now official as Android Oreo. Earlier, the operating system was known as Android O. On 21st August 2017, Google announced the name of its latest version of Android through a “live stream” and a short clip that first showed the O in Android O as the solar eclipse before the animation changed it into the Oreo.
  5. Among the given railway stations, identify the first station in India to be run by an all-women staff?
    A) Prabhadevi
    B) Ghansoli
    C) Matunga
    D) Dolavli
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    Matunga suburban railway station in Mumbai has become the first station in India to be run by an all-women staff. A total of 30 women staffers, including eleven booking clerks, five Railway Protection Force (RPF) personnel and seven ticket checkers are working under station manager Mamta Kulkarni, who was the first female station master in Central Railway’s Mumbai division.
  6. Name the mobile application launched by the Ministry of Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Environment for Earthquake Parameter Dissemination?
    A) Nation Quake
    B) Earth Quake
    C) India Quake
    D) Mobile Quake
    View Answer
      Option C
    Explanation:
    Union Minister of Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Environment, Forests & Climate Change, Dr. Harshvardhan launched an app “India Quake” on the occasion of Foundation Day of Ministry of Earth Sciences in New Delhi.
  7. The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code has been drafted by which organization?
    A) Securities and Exchange Board of India
    B) Reserve Bank of India
    C) Bankruptcy Law Reforms Committee
    D) Indian Banks’ Association
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    Former Union law secretary T K Viswanathan was the key architect of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, as chairman of the Bankruptcy Law Reforms Committee which produced the report in this regard.
  8. Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji Airport is situated in which state?
    A) Maharashtra
    B) Punjab
    C) Haryana
    D) Chandigarh
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      Option A
    Explanation:
    Nanded, Maharashtra
  9. Which of the following pension scheme has been announced by the Government of India exclusively for the senior citizens?
    A) PMDVY
    B) PMVVY
    C) PMCCY
    D) PMVJY
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      Option B
    Explanation:
    The Union Minister for Finance, Defence and Corporate Affairs has formally launched the Pradhan Mantri Vaya Vandana Yojana (PMVVY) for elderly with 8 per cent fixed rate of interest on their savings in New Delhi.
  10. Late Shri Nar Bahadur Bhandari was the former Chief Minister of which state?
    A) Tripura
    B) Sikkim
    C) Arunachal Pradesh
    D) Assam
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      Option B
    Explanation:
    The former Chief Minister of Sikkim, Nar Bahadur Bhandari passed away in New Delhi at the age of 76. He has been the Chief Ministers of state three times.
  11. Muppavarapu Venkaiah Naidu has been elected as the __________ Vice President of India.
    A) 12th
    B) 13th
    C) 14th
    D) 15th
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      Option B
  12. Who has been appointed as Executive Director of Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI)?
    A) Kashish Patel
    B) Bhavya Nanda
    C) Mamta Suri
    D) Reema Sen
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    Dr. (Ms.) Mamta Suri has been appointed as Executive Director of Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI).
  13. Name the Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea?
    A) Julius Chan
    B) Mekere Morauta
    C) Michael Somare
    D) Peter O’Neill
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      Option D
  14. Rashtriya Ekta Diwas (National Unity Day) is observed on ____________
    A) October 31
    B) October 22
    C) October 20
    D) October 25
    View Answer
      Option A
  15. Which country will host the 8th edition of Theatre Olympics in the year 2018?
    A) Greece
    B) Spain
    C) France
    D) India
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      Option D
    Explanation:
    India will host next edition of Theatre Olympics, the biggest theatre celebration of the world. The eight edition of the greatest carnival will start from February 17-April 08, 2018.
  16. NABARD was established on the recommendation of which committee?
    A) A Ghosh Committee
    B) BD Shah Committee
    C) B.Sivaraman Committee
    D) C Rao Committee
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    NABARD was established on the recommendations of B.Sivaraman Committee
  17. Name the Israeli flower that has been named after Prime Minster Narendra Modi?
    A) Campanula
    B) Capnophyllum
    C) Chrysanthemum
    D) Crysanthumun
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      Option D
    Explanation
    : A new fast-growing Israeli flower has been named after Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in a special gesture to mark the first visit of an Indian premier to the Jewish nation. Israeli Crysanthumun flower will now be called “MODI”.
  18. What is the minimum denomination for which Commercial Paper (CP) can be issued?
    A) Rs 25,000
    B) Rs 1,00,000
    C) Rs 5,00,000
    D) Rs 10,00,000
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      Option C
    Explanation:
    CP can be issued in denominations of Rs.5 lakh or multiples thereof.
  19. Which of the following railway station has been renamed after Deen Dayal Upadhyaya?
    A) Fatehpur railway station
    B) Nihalgarh railway station
    C) Gomti Nagar railway station
    D) Mughalsarai railway station
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      Option D
  20. Mayur Nritya is the folk dance of which state?
    A) Uttar Pradesh
    B) Andhra Pradesh
    C) Odisha
    D) Maharashtra
    View Answer
      Option A

 

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