IBPS Clerk Prelims 2018 – English Questions (Jumbled Sentence) Day-37

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IBPS Clerk Prelims 2018 – English Questions Day-37

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Direction (1-10): Five sentences denoted by A, B, C,D and E have been given. Identify the odd sentence and arrange rest of the four sentences in such a way that they make a meaningful paragraph.

1)

(A) “Signing of the protocol between the two countries paves the way for export of Indian fish oil and fish meal to China,” the commerce ministry said in a statement.

(B) The move would enable India to commence export of fish meal and fish oil to China, the neighbouring country had so far not allowed these exports by India.

(C) China has now agreed to import fish meal and fish oil from India as both sides have inked a protocol regarding this on Wednesday.

(D) China had earlier permitted imports of rice from India.

(E) A protocol on hygiene and inspection requirements for the exports has been signed during the visit of Chinese Vice Minister, General Administration of Customs of China Hu Wei here.

a) BEAC

b) ADEC

c) DBEA

d) CAEB

e) ADBC

2)

(A) It included flight tests, practice and demonstrations as well as lectures on subjects related to aviation.

(B) Air forces of the United States and India are scheduled to participate in a 12-day joint exercise ‘Cope India 2019’ at two air force stations in West Bengal next month, the US Consulate said here Thursday.

(C) Similar exercises were held in 2005, 2006 and 2009.

(D) The latest edition of this joint exercise — within months of the two countries signing an accord on secure military communications — is likely to further expand the capability of the forces.

(E) The Cope India exercise is being held after a gap of eight years, with the last one having taken place in 2010.

a) EBAC

b) ADEC

c) DBEA

d) CEAD

e) BEAD

3)

(A) He succeeded O.P. Rawat who demitted office on Saturday.

(B) Mr. Arora sought the cooperation of political parties and people to make elections “totally free, fair and ethical.”

(C) Sunil Arora, 62, a retired 1980-batch IAS officer of the Rajasthan cadre, took over as Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) on Sunday.

(D) During his 36 years of service, he held various crucial positions in Rajasthan and at the Centre.

(E) The Lok Sabha election, which is due next year, will be conducted the Election Commission under Mr. Arora.

a) BEAC

b) ADEC

c) CBAE

d) ADCE

e) ADBC

4)

(A) All the branches of SBM Bank (Mauritius) Limited in India will function as branches of SBM Bank (India) Limited with effect from December 01, 2018, the RBI said.

(B) “The Reserve Bank of India has sanctioned the Scheme of amalgamation of the entire undertaking of SBM Bank (Mauritius) Limited, India with SBM Bank (India) Limited which has been granted licence by the Reserve Bank to carry on the business of banking in India,” RBI said in a release.

(C) All the branches of SBM Bank (Mauritius) Limited in India will function as branches of SBM Bank (India) Limited with effect from December 01, 2018, the RBI said.

(D)The Reserve Bank of India Saturday said it has approved merger of SBM (Mauritius), India with SBM Bank (India).

(E) Earlier on November 21, State Bank of Mauritius, which has received a licence as a scheduled commercial bank in India, appointed Sidharth Rath as managing director.

a) BEAC

b) ADEC

c) DBEA

d) DBEA

e) ADBC

5)

(A) Mr. Modi made the announcement at the closing ceremony of the two-day summit held in Buenos Aires.

(B) India looks forward to welcoming the world to the G-20 Summit.

(C) The G-20 is a grouping of the world’s 20 major economies.

(D) Italy was to host the international forum in 2022, thanking Italy for allowing India to play the host, Mr. Modi invited G-20 leaders to India in 2022.

(E) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on December 1 announced that India will host the G-20 summit in 2022.

a) BEAC

b) ADEC

c) DBEA

d) CEAD

e) ECAD

6)

(A) Commenting on the tie-up, Executive Director of HDFC ERGO said, “Our alliance with Federal Bank is an important milestone and allows us to collaborate and expand our reach by offering our Insurance products to a wider audience across the country through the Banks branches and digital network.”

(B) HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company, India’s leading private sector general insurance company and Federal Bank, announced tie-up for the distribution of HDFC ERGO’s range of non-life insurance products.

(C) This enables Federal Bank to offer its customers’ a comprehensive solution for all their financial requirements under a single roof.

(D) The Bank with its Pan India network and technological edge comes as an advantage for HDFC ERGO.

(E) The two entities have joined hands and entered into a corporate agency partnership to offer comprehensive general insurance products through the network of Federal Bank’s 1250+ branches spread across the entire country.

a) EBAC

b) ADEC

c) DAEC

d) CEAD

e) BECA

7)

(A) The main aim of the merger is to strengthen the state’s rural credit system and assist farmers in taking credit from cooperative banks.

(B) This merger has paved the way for PSCB to play a greater role in the area of rural credit.

(C) The Cooperative Credit Structure in the State is facing severe hardships.

(D) The Punjab Cabinet has okayed the merger of 20 District Central Cooperative Banks (DCCBs) with the Punjab State Cooperative Bank (PSCB).

(E) The 20 DCCBs have 804 branches across the state and are facing a loss of Rs 700 crore.

a) BEAC

b) ADEC

c) DAEB

d) CEAD

e) ADBC

8)

(A) China has been facing the problem of severe pollution.

(B) Deputy Director of China’s National Forestry and Grassland Administration said that the country will continue to enhance the ecological environment in villages across the country.

(C) China is planning to increase its green cover by building 20,000 national forest villages by 2020 in the country.

(D) It also plans to bring the green coverage rate in rural areas to 30%.

(E) That is why, it has spent over $100 billion on trees and its total forest cover area is almost 22%.

a) BEAC

b) ADEC

c) DAEC

d) CAEB

e) ADBC

9)

(A) Similarly, Madame Tussauds Wax Museum visitors will be getting an attractive discount of 30% on combo packages of NRM.

(B) As a part of the collaboration, a special discount of 35% on ticket prices will be offered to NRM visitors when they visit Madame Tussauds Museum.

(C) National Rail Museum (NRM), managed by Indian Railway, is one of the top edutainment tourist destinations of Delhi NCR.

(D) It is envisaged that this innovative, first time ever, public-private museum collaboration, shall attract more tourists to both National Rail Museum and Madame Tussauds Wax Museum.

(E) Ministry of Railways’ National Rail Museum (NRM) and Madame Tussauds Wax Museum(Delhi) join hands together to provide an amazing combo offer to Delhi NCR tourists.

a) BEAC

b) ADEC

c) DAEC

d) CEAD

e) EBAD

10)

(A) Cabinet approved MoC between India and Japan for Cooperation in the Postal field.

(B) The MoC focuses on long-term cooperation between India and Japan in the field of environment protection and management of natural resources.

(C) The MoC is expected to bring in the latest technologies and best practices suited for bringing about better environment protection, better conservation, and better management of climate change and bio-diversity conservation.

(D) On December 6, 2018, the Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi approved the Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) between India and Japan.

(E) The MoC was signed on 29th October 2018 during the visit of Hon’ble Prime Minister of India to Japan.

a) BEAC

b) DBEC

c) ADEC

d) CEAD

e) ADBC

Answers:

1) Answer: d)

(C) China has now agreed to import fish meal and fish oil from India as both sides have inked a protocol regarding this on Wednesday.

(A) “Signing of the protocol between the two countries paves the way for export of Indian fish oil and fish meal to China,” the commerce ministry said in a statement.

(E) A protocol on hygiene and inspection requirements for the exports has been signed during the visit of Chinese Vice Minister, General Administration of Customs of China Hu Wei here.

(B) The move would enable India to commence export of fish meal and fish oil to China, the neighbouring country had so far not allowed these exports by India.

(D) China had earlier permitted imports of rice from India.

This passage is about the signing of protocol. According to the passage, now China is ready to import fish meal and fish oil from India because both the countries have signed a protocol related to it. Commerce ministry mentioned in a statement that signing of the protocol has cleared the way for the export of Indian fish oil and fish meal to china. The protocol between the countries has been signed during the visit of Chinese ministers to India. After signing the protocol, India can start export of fish meal and fish oil to China as it was not allowed to export these items to China.

2) Answer: e)

(B) Air forces of the United States and India are scheduled to participate in a 12-day joint exercise ‘Cope India 2019’ at two air force stations in West Bengal next month, the US Consulate said here Thursday.

(A) The Cope India exercise is being held after a gap of eight years, with the last one having taken place in 2010.

(E) It included flight tests, practice and demonstrations as well as lectures on subjects related to aviation.

(D) The latest edition of this joint exercise — within months of the two countries signing an accord on secure military communications — is likely to further expand the capability of the forces.

(C) Similar exercises were held in 2005, 2006 and 2009.

This passage is about the military exercise. According to the passage, Joint military exercise named ‘Cope India 2019’ between air-forces of India and US will be organized for 12 days at two air force stations in West Bengal. The Cope India exercise is being organized after the gap of eight years as last time it was organized in 2010 and flight tests, practice, demonstrations as well as lectures on subjects related to aviation were parts of exercise. It is expected that the latest edition of this joint exercise which is being organized just after few months of signing an agreement by both the countries on secure military communications, will further develop the capability of the forces.

3) Answer: c)

(C) Sunil Arora, 62, a retired 1980-batch IAS officer of the Rajasthan cadre, took over as Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) on Sunday.

(B) Mr. Arora sought the cooperation of political parties and people to make elections “totally free, fair and ethical.”

(A) He succeeded O.P. Rawat who demitted office on Saturday.

(E) The Lok Sabha election, which is due next year, will be conducted the Election Commission under Mr. Arora.

(D) During his 36 years of service, he held various crucial positions in Rajasthan and at the Centre.

This passage is about India’s new election commissioner. According to the passage, Sunil Arora, a retired 1980-batch IAS officer of the Rajasthan cadre, took the responsibilities as election commissioner of India, on Sunday. Mr. Arora requested for cooperation from political parties and people, to make elections totally free and fair. He has taken the place of Mr.OP Rawat who stepped down from the office on Sunday. Next year, Lok Sabha election will be conducted under Mr. Arora.

4) Answer: d)

(D) The Reserve Bank of India Saturday said it has approved merger of SBM (Mauritius), India with SBM Bank (India).

(B) “The Reserve Bank of India has sanctioned the Scheme of amalgamation of the entire undertaking of SBM Bank (Mauritius) Limited, India with SBM Bank (India) Limited which has been granted licence by the Reserve Bank to carry on the business of banking in India,” RBI said in a release.

(E) Earlier on November 21, State Bank of Mauritius, which has received a licence as a scheduled commercial bank in India, appointed Sidharth Rath as managing director.

(A) All the branches of SBM Bank (Mauritius) Limited in India will function as branches of SBM Bank (India) Limited with effect from December 01, 2018, the RBI said.

(C) Following the approval, the SBM Bank (India) Limited will start operation as scheduled commercial bank under the Banking Regulation Act, 1949 with effect from December 1, 2018, it had said.

This passage is about the State Bank of Mauritius. According to the passage, RBI has approved the merger of  SBM (Mauritius) with SBM Bank (India). SBM Bank (India) Limited has been given the licence by RBI to carry on the business of banking in India and its amalgamation has also been approved by RBI, with entire undertaking of SBM Bank (Mauritius) Limited, India. Earlier on November 21, Mr. Sidharth Rath had been appointed as  managing director of State Bank of Mauritius.  From 1st December 2018, SBM Bank (Mauritius) Limited in India will start its operations.

5) Answer: e)

(E) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on December 1 announced that India will host the G-20 summit in 2022.

(C) The G-20 is a grouping of the world’s 20 major economies.

(A) Mr. Modi made the announcement at the closing ceremony of the two-day summit held in Buenos Aires.

(D) Italy was to host the international forum in 2022, thanking Italy for allowing India to play the host, Mr. Modi invited G-20 leaders to India in 2022.

(B) India looks forward to welcoming the world to the G-20 Summit.

This passage is about the G-20 summit. According to the passage, Prime Minister announced that G-20 summit in 2022 will be hosted by India. The G-20 is a group of 20 major economies of the world. At the closing ceremony of the two-day summit held in Buenos Aires, Mr. Modi made the announcement. Mr. Modi invited G-20 leaders to India in 2022 and expressed gratitude to Italy for allowing India to play the host of international forum in 2022.

6) Answer: e)

(B) HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company, India’s leading private sector general insurance company and Federal Bank, announced tie-up for the distribution of HDFC ERGO’s range of non-life insurance products.

(E) The two entities have joined hands and entered into a corporate agency partnership to offer comprehensive general insurance products through the network of Federal Bank’s 1250+ branches spread across the entire country.

(C) This enables Federal Bank to offer its customers’ a comprehensive solution for all their financial requirements under a single roof.

(A) Commenting on the tie-up, Executive Director of HDFC ERGO said, “Our alliance with Federal Bank is an important milestone and allows us to collaborate and expand our reach by offering our Insurance products to a wider audience across the country through the Banks branches and digital network.”

(D) The Bank with its Pan India network and technological edge comes as an advantage for HDFC ERGO.

This passage is about the tie-up between the bank and insurance company. According to the passage, an insurance company HDFC ERGO and Federal bank have announced their partnership for distribution of insurance products. They have entered into a partnership to offer wide range of general insurance products through the network of Federal Bank branches spread across the country. This partnership allows bank to give its customers a complete solution for their all financial requirement under a single roof. Executive Director of HDFC ERGO said that our association with Federal bank allows us to work together with bank and expand our reach by offering our insurance products through the Banks branches and digital network.

7) Answer: c)

(D) The Punjab Cabinet has okayed the merger of 20 District Central Cooperative Banks (DCCBs) with the Punjab State Cooperative Bank (PSCB).

(A) The main aim of the merger is to strengthen the state’s rural credit system and assist farmers in taking credit from cooperative banks.

(E) The 20 DCCBs have 804 branches across the state and are facing a loss of Rs 700 crore.

(B) This merger has paved the way for PSCB to play a greater role in the area of rural credit.

(C) The Cooperative Credit Structure in the State is facing severe hardships.

This passage is about merger of DCCB with PSCB. According to the passage, Punjab government has given its approval for the merger of DCCB with PSCB. The main motive behind the merger is to make strong the state’s credit system especially for the farmers. DCCB branches across the state are facing loss of Rs 700 crores. After the merger, PSCB will have to play a greater role in the area of rural credit.

8) Answer: d)

(C) China is planning to increase its green cover by building 20,000 national forest villages by 2020 in the country.

(A) China has been facing the problem of severe pollution.

(E) That is why, it has spent over $100 billion on trees and its total forest cover area is almost 22%.

(B) Deputy Director of China’s National Forestry and Grassland Administration said that the country will continue to enhance the ecological environment in villages across the country.

(D) It also plans to bring the green coverage rate in rural areas to 30%.

This passage is about China’s forest mission. According to the passage, by 2020, China is planning to increase the size of its green cover area by building 20,000 national forest villages in the country. In China there is a problem of sever pollution and that is why $100 billion has been spent by China on trees. Deputy Director of China’s National Forestry mentioned that China will continue to increase its ecological environment.

9) Answer: e)

(E) Ministry of Railways’ National Rail Museum (NRM) and Madame Tussauds Wax Museum(Delhi) join hands together to provide an amazing combo offer to Delhi NCR tourists.

(B) As a part of the collaboration, a special discount of 35% on ticket prices will be offered to NRM visitors when they visit Madame Tussauds Museum.

(A) Similarly, Madame Tussauds Wax Museum visitors will be getting an attractive discount of 30% on combo packages of NRM.

(D)It is envisaged that this innovative, first time ever, public-private museum collaboration, shall attract more tourists to both National Rail Museum and Madame Tussauds Wax Museum.

(C) National Rail Museum (NRM), managed by Indian Railway, is one of the top edutainment tourist destinations of Delhi NCR.

This passage is about National Rail Museum (NRM) and Madame Tussauds Wax Museum(Delhi). According to the passage, National Rail Museum (NRM) and Madame Tussauds Wax Museum(Delhi) have entered into a partnership to give a combo offer to Delhi NCR tourists. According to their partnership, NRM visitors will get a special discount of 35% on ticket prices if they visit Madame Tussauds Museum and similarly a discount of 30% on combo packages of NRM will be given to the Madame Tussauds Wax Museum visitors. It is predicted that this innovative team work will attract more tourists to both museums.

10) Answer: b)

(D) On December 6, 2018, the Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi approved the Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) between India and Japan.

(B) The MoC focuses on long-term cooperation between India and Japan in the field of environment protection and management of natural resources.

(E) The MoC was signed on 29th October 2018 during the visit of Hon’ble Prime Minister of India to Japan.

(C) The MoC is expected to bring in the latest technologies and best practices suited for bringing about better environment protection, better conservation, and better management of climate change and bio-diversity conservation.

(A) Cabinet approved MoC between India and Japan for Cooperation in the Postal field.

This passage is about the Memorandum of Cooperation between India and Japan. According to the passage, on 6 December, Prime Minister of India approved the MoC between India and Japan. MoC motivates long-term cooperation between India and Japan in the field of environment protection and management of natural resources. PM signed MoC with Japan during his visit to Japan. It is expected that MoC will bring latest technologies and best practices for creating better environment protection, better conservation, and better management of climate change.

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