GA Revision for Upcoming Exams Set 21

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

  1. Which bank has signed an agreement with German KfW Development Bank for $274 million loan facility to support lending for affordable housing in India?
    A) ICICI Bank
    B) Axis bank
    C) State Bank of India
    D) Yes Bank
    E) HDFC Bank
    View Answer
    Option C
    Some Extra
    : $274 million (approximately Rs. 1,800 crore) 15-year promotions loan facility to support lending for affordable housing in India.
  2. What amount has been allocated to MNREGA in Union budget 2017-18?
    A) Rs 38,500 crore
    B) Rs 38,000
    C) Rs 45,000
    D) Rs 48,000
    E) Rs 50,000
    View Answer
    Option D
    Some Extra
    : Allocation under MNREGA increased to 48,000 crore from Rs 38,500 crore. This is highest ever allocation.
  3. Who is the Managing Director of Saraswat Co-operative Bank?
    A) G. E. Thakur
    B) S. K. Sakhalkar
    C) A. P. Samant
    D) S. S. Shirodkar
    E) Smita M. Sandhane
    View Answer
    Option E
  4. Tushar Arothe is related to which sports?
    A) Football
    B) Cricket
    C) Lawn Tennis
    D) Hockey
    E) Badminton
    View Answer
    Option B
    Some Extra
    : Former Cricketer. He has been appointed as the coach of Indian Women Cricket team.
  5. Who has won Félix Houphouët-Boigny Prize 2017?
    A) Giusi Nicolini
    B) Dawit Isaak
    C) Nik IIieva
    D) Kailash Satyarthi
    E) Viola Davis
    View Answer
    Option A
    Some Extra
    : Félix Houphouët-Boigny Prize (UNESCO Peace Prize)- Giusi Nicolini- mayor of the Italian island of Lampedusa
  6. 31st Surajkund International Crafts Mela was held in?
    A) Gurugram
    B) Ahmedabad
    C) Surat
    D) Faridabad
    E) Jaipur
    View Answer
    Option D
  7. What does L stands for in LRS with respect to remittance?
    A) Liability
    B) Liquid
    C) Leveled
    D) Liberalised
    E) Loan
    View Answer
    Option D
    Some Extra
    : Liberalised Remittance Scheme
  8. First ever training center dedicated for Para Athletes has come up in which Indian state?
    A) Rajasthan
    B) Gujarat
    C) Kerala
    D) Andhra Pradesh
    E) Tamil Nadu
    View Answer
    Option B
    Some Extra
    : First ever training center dedicated for Para Athletes opened at Gandhinagar, Gujarat.
  9. Deendayal Rasoi Yojana was launched in which state?
    A) Uttar Pradesh
    B) Rajashtan
    C) Tamil Nadu
    D) Madhya Pradesh
    E) Haryana
    View Answer
    Option D
  10. eMpower UPI App has been launched by which bank?
    A) Bank of Baroda
    B) Dena Bank
    C) Canara Bank
    D) ICICI Bank
    E) Yes Bank
    View Answer
    Option C
  11. Mission 41K was launched by which ministry?
    A) Ministry of Human Resource Development
    B) Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation
    C) Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
    D) Ministry of Railways
    E) Ministry of Rural Development
    View Answer
    Option D
    Some Extra
    : Suresh Prabhu unveiled ‘Mission 41K’ to save Rs. 41,000 crore on the Indian Railways’ expenditure on energy consumption over the next 10 years.
  12. Who has won the Australian Open Women’s Singles Title?
    A) Venus Williams
    B) Serena Williams
    C) Karolína Pliskova
    D) Bethanie Mattek
    E) Martina Hingis
    View Answer
    Option B
  13. Urja Ganga Gas Pipeline Project was launched in which city?
    A) Mumbai
    B) Varanasi
    C) Ahmedabad
    D) Delhi
    E) Amritsar
    View Answer
    Option B
  14. A cheque is defined under ____ of Negotiable Instrument Act, 1881
    A) Section 5
    B) Section 6
    C) Section 7
    D) Section 8
    E) Section 9
    View Answer
    Option B
  15. Payments Bank are required to invest minimum _____ per cent of its “demand deposit balances” in Government securities/Treasury Bills with maturity up to one year.
    A) 25 %
    B) 50 %
    C) 75 %
    D) 100 %
    E) 30%
    View Answer
    Option C
    Some Extra
    : The payments bank cannot undertake lending activities. Apart from amounts maintained as Cash Reserve Ratio (CRR) with RBI on its outside demand and time liabilities, it will be required to invest minimum 75 per cent of its “demand deposit balances” in Government securities/Treasury Bills with maturity up to one year that are recognized by RBI as eligible securities for maintenance of Statutory Liquidity Ratio (SLR) and hold maximum 25 per cent in current and time / fixed deposits with other scheduled commercial banks for operational purposes and liquidity management.
  16. An account will be classified as dormant if there are no transactions in the account for a period of ____ months.
    A) 12 months
    B) 60 months
    C) 24 months
    D) 36 months
    E) 48 months
    View Answer
    Option C
    Some Extra
    : 2 years
  17. Grida dance is the folk dance of which state?
    A) Gujarat
    B) Himachal Pradesh
    C) Madhya Pradesh
    D) Uttar Pradesh
    E) Rajasthan
    View Answer
    Option C
  18. Bandodkar Trophy is related to which sports?
    A) Cricket
    B) Football
    C) Hockey
    D) Golf
    E) Tennis
    View Answer
    Option B
    Some Extra
    :
  19. When is World Intellectual Property Day observed?
    A) 24 April
    B) 16 March
    C) 26 April
    D) 18 March
    E) 20 March
    View Answer
    Option C
  20. Where is the headquarters of BNP Paribas Bank situated?
    A) Seoul, South Korea
    B) Ontario, Canada
    C) Bangkok, Thailand
    D) Paris, France
    E) Brussels, Belgium
    View Answer
    Option D

 

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7 Thoughts to “GA Revision for Upcoming Exams Set 21”

  1. jaga

    Grida dance-mp
    Giddha dance-punjab

  2. AVI™ (Sinchen loveR)

    15/20
    thnxx

  3. sachin shukla@Target SBI Mains

    ty

  4. Ambika

    thank you sir 🙂

  5. pulkit

    Negotiable Instruments Act 1881
    1.This act is applicable in entire India , including J& K. J & K was brought in the ambit of the act in 1956
    2.The act has provisions of Negotiable Instruments such as Promissory Notes, Checks, Drafts , Bills of exchanges etc.
    3.Negotiability means transfer of an instrument from a person / entity to another person / entity. The transfer should be without restriction and in good faith.
    4. Section 4 deals with promissory notes
    5. Section 5 deals with Bill of Exchange
    5. Section 6 deals with Cheque
    6. Section 9 deals with holder and holder in Due course.
    7.Section 15 deals with Endorsements

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