GA Topper Series: 15th & 16th May 2022: Hello Students, all those students who have cleared their prelims exams in the banking sector must be prepared with every topic in the General Awareness Section for the mains examinations. Bankersadda team has brought you up a new series in which we will come up with 10 questions with the correct answer and the detailed solution to the question.
Q1. From which country does Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan belong and what is the currency of his country?
(a) Saudi Arabia, riyal
(b) UAE, dirham
(d) Turkey, Turkish lira
Q2. Lionel Messi topped the list of Forbes’s highest-paid athletes. Which of the following players do not belonged to his sport?
(a) Cristiano Ronaldo
(b) David Beckham
(c) Sunil Chhetri
(d) Rafal nadal
Q3. How much money does the Indian government contribute to the hindi@ UN project?
(b) USD 80,000
(c) USD 800,000
(d) USD 8,000,000
Q4.Ministry of agriculture and farmers welfare signed an MOU with UNDP for technical assistance of which government schemes?
(a) Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY)
(b) Kisan Credit Card-Modified Interest Subvention Scheme (KCC-MISS)
(c) both a, b
Q5. Which ministry signed an MOU with Amazon for online marketing of SHG’s products?
(a) Ministry of rural development
(b) Ministry of Panchayati raj
(c) Ministry of Agriculture and farmer welfare
(d) Ministry of MSME
Q6. In which year and where is the headquarters of the International shooting sports federation?
(c) 1905, paris
(d) 1919, berlin
Q7. Which organization has agreed to launch an Early warning system for large scale pandemics?
(d)all of the above
Q8. How many lines of credit are given to SBM (Mauritius) by EXIM bank and for what purpose in may?
(a) USD 180, Hospital
(b) USD200, Parliament building
(c) USD 190, Metro express
(d) USD 125, Civil governance capacity
Q9. The Northern Ireland Protocol is a point of tension between which two parties?
(a) UK and USA
(b)UK and EU
(c) UK and Ireland
(d) Ireland and USA
Q10. What is the meaning of a marsquake?
(a) A process to make the covid vaccine
(b) A disease of marsupials
(c) A explosion between two galaxy
(d) A quake on mars
Ans 1. (b)
UAE President and Ruler of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan passed away. Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan has succeeded him.
Capital: Abu Dhabi
Ans 2. (d)
Lionel Messi has topped the list of Forbes Highest-Paid Athletes 2022 with a reported income of $130 million, followed by Basketball player, Lebron James with $121.2 million while Cristiano Ronaldo was third with $115 million.
Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, David Beckham and Sunil Chetri are a footballer.
Rafal nadal is a tennis player
Ans 3. (c)
The government of India has contributed USD 800,000 to the United Nations(UN) as part of the initiative which aims to enhance public outreach of the organisation in Hindi. The project was launched by India in 2018
There are six official languages of the UN. These are Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish.
Ans 4. (c)
The Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare (MoAFW) of the Government of India (GoI) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) under which the UNDP will provide technical assistance to two GoI schemes: Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY) and Kisan Credit Card-Modified Interest Subvention Scheme (KCC-MISS)
- UNDP headquarter: New York
- Head: Achim Steiner
- Established year: 1965
Ans 5. (a)
Ministry of Rural Development and Amazon inks MoU for Online Marketing of SHG’s Products on Amazon Saheli Platform
Amazon India signed an MoU with Karnataka State Rural Livelihood Promotion Society (KSRLPS) to support the growth of women entrepreneurs. Amazon India will launch ‘Sanjeevini-KSRLPS’ in its platform and extend benefits of the ‘Saheli’ Programme
Jeff Bezos, who established Amazon exactly 27 years ago on July 5, 1994, has stepped down as CEO, and Andy Jassy, has taken over as the company’s new CEO.
Ans 6. (b)
Indian pistol pairs Esha Singh and Saurabh Chaudhary clinched the mixed team pistol gold at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Junior World Cup in Suhl, Germany.
- ISSF Founded: 1907;
- ISSF Headquarters: Munich, Germany;
- ISSF President: Vladimir Lisin.
Ans 7. (a)
During the 12th meeting of BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa) health ministers, virtually hosted by China, the BRICS countries have agreed to launch an early warning system for large scale pandemics.
Ans 8. (c)
The Export-Import Bank of India (Exim Bank) has entered into an agreement with the SBM (Mauritius) Infrastructure Development Company Ltd. (SBMIDCL) to provide the latter with a USD 190 million Government of India (GoI)-backed Line of Credit (LoC). For Metro Express Project and other infrastructure projects in Mauritius
Ans 9. (b)
The Northern Ireland Protocol is becoming a point of tension between the European Union (EU) and the United Kingdom (UK).
Ans 10. (d)
NASA recently announced the detection of the quake on Mars, called marsquake through the insight Mars lander. The mission was launched in May 2018 and was successfully landed on Mars in November 2018. Since then it has detected 1,313 quakes.
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