Expected General / Financial Awareness Questions (Day-85)

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Expected General / Financial Awareness Questions (Day-85)

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  1. How much amount has been allocated by the Government of India to support development of the Champion Sectors proposed by the Department of Commerce?
  1. Rs 2000 crore
  2. Rs 3000 crore
  3. Rs 4000 crore
  4. Rs 5000 crore
  5. Rs 6000 crore

2. Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved ———–in loans to India for infrastructure-related projects in 2018.

  1. $1billion
  2. $1.5 billion
  3. $2 billion
  4. $2.5 billion
  5. $0.5 billion

3. India will provide ——————-dollar assistance to Jordan in the form of vaccines and medicines in 2018.

  1. $1 million
  2. $2 million
  3. $3 million
  4. $4 million
  5. $5 million

4. The Indian Railways has announced that Merchant Discount Rate (MDR) charges won’t be levied on passengers for booking railway tickets through ———————

  1. Pan Card
  2. Debit Cards
  3. Aadhar Card
  4. Credit Card
  5. All of these

5. What is India’s rank on the Hurun Global Rich List 2018?

  1. 3
  2. 5
  3. 6
  4. 8
  5. 9

6. How much amount has been proposed for the Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP)?

  1. Rs 4,500 crore
  2. Rs 5,000 crore
  3. Rs 5,500 crore
  4. Rs 6,000 crore
  5. Rs 6,500 crore

7. Which of the following bank has signed an agreement with United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) for financial support to MSMEs in North Eastern India?

  1. SIDBI
  2. Exim Bank
  3. NABARD
  4. SBI
  5. None of these

8. Which of the following country has topped the Hurun’s Global Rich List 2018?

  1. USA
  2. China
  3. UK
  4. UAE
  5. Japan

9. Where is the headquarters of United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)?

  1. Washington DC
  2. New York
  3. Singapore
  4. Geneva
  5. Dubai

10. Where is the headquarters of AIIB located?

  1. Beijing
  2. Manila
  3. Hanoi
  4. Singapore
  5. None of these

11. Which of the following state government has recently set up toll-free helpline to provide information to students?

  1. Kerala
  2. Haryana
  3. Maharashtra
  4. Karnataka
  5. Tamil Nadu

12. Where is the headquarters of National Book Trust (NBT) located?

  1. Mumbai
  2. Lucknow
  3. Gandhinagar
  4. Pune
  5. None of these

13. Which of the following state government ties up with Wikipedia to promote their language?

  1. Odisha
  2. Tamil Nadu
  3. West Bengal
  4. Maharashtra
  5. Rajasthan

14. Which of the following state inaugurated World’s largest solar park?

  1. Tamil Nadu
  2. Karnataka
  3. Andhra Pradesh
  4. Rajasthan
  5. Gujarat

15. Where the Technological Conference of Indian Jute Industries’ Research Association (IJIRA) on Shaping the Future of Jute was held?

  1. Mumbai
  2. New Delhi
  3. Kolkata
  4. Hyderabad
  5. Nagpur

 

Answers:

  1. Answer: (D). The Union Cabinet has approved the Department of Commerce’s proposal to give focused attention to 12 ‘Champion’ Services Sectors for promoting their development in order to realize their potential.
  2. Answer: (B). Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved $1.5 billion in loans to India for infrastructure-related projects in 2018.
  3. Answer: (E). Apart from this, India and Jordan have inked 12 agreements in areas including Defense, Health and Cultural Exchange Programme.
  4. Answer: (B). The Indian Railways has announced that Merchant Discount Rate (MDR) charges won’t be levied on passengers for booking railway tickets through debit cards.
  5. Answer: (A). India replaced Germany to reclaim the third spot on the Hurun Global Rich List 2018 with 131 billionaires.
  6. Answer: (C). The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs chaired by the PM Narendra Modi approved the continuation of Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP) beyond 12th Plan for three years from 2017-18 to 2019-20. The program outlay is proposed at Rs.5,500 crore.
  7. Answer: (B). Export-Import Bank of India (Exim Bank) has signed an agreement with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) for financing a project on ‘Capacity Building of MSMEs in North East India for Export Competitiveness’.
  8. Answer: (B). With 31 new Indians on the list, India comes third after China and USA on Hurun’s Global Rich List 2018. The Hurun Rich List 2018 ranked 2,694 billionaires from 68 countries and 2,157 companies.
  9. Answer: (B). The United Nations Development Programme is the United Nations’ global development network. Headquartered in New York City, UNDP advocates for change and connects countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life.
  10. Answer: (A). The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank is a multilateral development bank that aims to support the building of infrastructure in the Asia-Pacific region.
  11. Answer: (E). The Tamil Nadu Government has set up a 24-hour helpline that would provide information on education and offer guidance to students.
  12. Answer: (E). The headquarters of National Book Trust (NBT) located in New Delhi. The All India Radio (AIR) and National Book Trust (NBT) has recently signed a MoU to preserve and promote cultural heritage and folk songs sung on various occasion across the country.
  13. Answer: (D). The Maharashtra government has announced a collaboration with online encyclopedia Wikipedia to promote Marathi globally and increase its online usage.
  14. Answer: (B). he Karnataka government has inaugurated the first phase of a 2,000 megawatts (MW) solar park in the drought-prone Pavagada region of Tumkur district, about 180km from Bengaluru.
  15. Answer: (C). Union Textile Minister Smriti Irani attended the 27th Technological Conference of Indian Jute Industries’ Research Association (IJIRA) on Shaping the Future of Jute in Kolkata, West Bengal.

 

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Current Affairs Quiz 9.00 AM
Logical Reasoning 10.00 AM
Quantitative Aptitude “20-20” 11.00 AM
Vocabulary (Based on The Hindu) 12.00 PM
Static GK Quiz 1.00 PM
English Language “20-20” 2.00 PM
Banking Awareness Quiz 3.00 PM
Reasoning Puzzles & Seating 4.00 PM
Daily Current Affairs Updates 5.00 PM
Data Interpretation / Application Sums (Topic Wise) 6.00 PM
Reasoning Ability “20-20” 7.00 PM
English Language (New Pattern Questions) 8.00 PM
General / Financial Awareness Quiz 9.00 PM

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