GA Topper Series: 24th May 2022 Quiz: 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. Who has launched India’s first dental health insurance?
(a) ICICI prudential
(b) HDFC Life Insurance
(c) PNB MetLife India Insurance Company
(d) None of these
Q2. A recent report “Severe Wasting: An Overlooked Child Survival Emergency” said India has the world’s most severely wasted children. Who has made the report?
(d) CRY Foundation
Q3. What was the theme of the world forestry congress?
(a) Building a Green, Healthy, and Resilient Future with Forests
(b) Forest is life
(c) Rebuild the future with forest
(d) None of these
Q4 Which new facility has been rolled out for Post Office Savings Bank Account (POSB) Account holders?
(b) NEFT and RTGS
(c) Mobile banking
(d) insurance scheme
Q5. How many Indian entities are included in the Technology pioneers community initiated by whom?
(a) 23, FAO
(d) 2, UN
Q6. What is the theme of world bee day and when it is celebrated?
(a) save the bees, 30 may
(b) bee engaged: celebrating the diversity of bees and beekeeping system, 20 May
(c) be the savior, 21 May
(d) cut of the antenna,15 May
Q7. RBI constituted a customer service standards panel headed by?
(a) Mridul Saggar
(b) B P Kanungo
(c) shaktikant das
(d) urjit patel
Q8. Who won the Spanish Grand Prix?
(a) Max Verstappen
(b) lewis hamilton
(c) Charles leclerc
(d) Sergio perez
Q9. What is the name of the portal launched by Dr. Jitendra Singh for a single national portal for biotech researchers?
Q10. India’s first Amrit Sarovar is inaugurated where?
Ans 1. (c)
PNB MetLife India Insurance Company has launched India’s first dental health insurance plan. This is the first insurance plan in India that covers fixed-benefit outpatient expenses and provides financial assistance with costs related to overall dental health.
Ans 2. (a)
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has released its UNICEF Child Alert – May 2022 edition, titled “Severe Wasting: An Overlooked Child Survival Emergency.” According to UNICEF, India has the world’s most severely wasted children under the age of five, with 5,772,472 affected children. Indonesia is on the second rank.
Ans 3. (a)
The Korea Forest Service (KFS) and Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) organized the XV World Forestry Congress (WFC 2021) at Coex, Seoul, Republic of Korea. The theme of XV WFC 2021 is “Building a Green, Healthy, and Resilient Future with Forests”
Seoul Forest Declaration – Emphasis Need to Triple Investments for Restoring Degraded Land by 2030
Ans 4. (b)
The Central Government has rolled out the NEFT, RTGS facility for Post Office Savings Bank Account (POSB) Account holders.
This step will make an investment in POSB schemes easier. At present, NEFT is allowed only to Post Office Savings Accounts and this facility will be extended to PPF and SSA accounts soon. IPPB has entered into an arrangement with the Department of Post to allow NEFT/RTGS transactions to their customers in eligible accounts
Ans 5. (c)
The World Economic Forum said 100 new startups, including five from India, have joined its Technology Pioneers Community.
The start-ups include entities from healthcare and financial services to the metaverse. World Economic Forum released the 2022 cohort of Technology Pioneers ahead of its annual meeting in Davos. The five Indian entities include Vahan, SmartCoin Financials, Proeon, Pandocorp, and Recykal.
Ans 6. (b)
The theme of World Bee Day 2022 is ‘Bee Engaged: Celebrating the diversity of bees and beekeeping systems’ celebrated on 20 May.
Ans 7. (b)
RBI-constituted panel to review customer service standards in banks, NBFCs; headed by B. P. Kanungo
Ans 8. (a)
Formula One world champion, Max Verstappen won the Spanish Grand Prix in a Red Bull.
Recent in news:
F1 world champion Max Verstappen has won the inaugural Miami Grand Prix for Red Bull
Formula One champion Max Verstappen (Red Bull-Netherlands) won the Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix in Italy
Charles Leclerc (Ferrari- Monaco) has won the Formula One (F1) 2022 Australian Grand Prix, held on 10 April 2022 in Melbourne, Victoria.
Ans 9. (c)
In keeping with the ethos of One Nation, One Portal, Union Minister Dr. Jitendra Singh unveiled the Single National Portal for Biotech Researchers and Start-ups. All those seeking regulatory permission for biological research and development activity in the country will use BioRRAP. According to the Minister, biotechnology has quickly become a viable academic and career option for Indian youth. The country currently has over 2,700 biotech start-ups and over 2,500 biotech enterprises in operation
Ans 10. (a)
Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi inaugurated the country’s first ‘Amrit Sarovar’ in Rampur, Uttar Pradesh.
With the help of local people and local school children, the dirty pond has been transformed with a new retaining wall, boundary wall, food court, fountains, and lighting. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had called for having at least 75 water bodies in every district in the 75th year of India’s Independence
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