GA Topper Series: 26th 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. When was Ayushman Bharat Health Account was launched under the Ayushman Bharat Digital mission?
Q2. Which player became the first player to hit 700 fours in IPL?
(a) Rohit Sharma
(b) Shikhar Dhawan
(c) Virat Kohli
(d) M.S. Dhoni
Q3. State Bank of India (SBI) has announced the introduction of Real-Time Xpress Credit on its Yono platform, allowing eligible customers to get personal loans of up to how many lakhs?
Q4. What is the rank of the Indian Air Force under the World Airpower Index?
Q5. Who has not been awarded the Sangita Kala Nidhi award?
(a) Neyveli R Santanagopalan
(b) G J R Krishnan
(d) Ravi Shankar
Q6. Who has hosted the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure summit 2022?
Q7. RBI has recently formulated a committee for customer service. Which is the first committee in this respect by RBI?
(a) Talwar Committee
(b) Tarapore committee
(c) Goiporia committee
(d) B P Kanango Committee
Q8. Which of the following were among TIME magazine’s most influential people?
- Gautam Adani
- Khuram Parvez
- Mukesh Ambani
- Karuna Nundy
(a) 1, 2, 3
(b) 1, 2, 4
(c) 2, 3, 4
(d) 1, 3, 4
Q9. Who won the William E. Colby award?
(a) Wesley Morgan
(b) D Gukesh
(c) Priyanka mohite
(d) None of the above
Q10. Where was the fossil of the Madtssoiidae snake found in India?
(a) Himachal Pradesh
(b) Jammu and Kashmir
Ans 1. (c)
ABHA – 2021
Recent in news
Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission, National Health Authority has introduced a revised Ayushman Bharat Health Account, ABHA mobile app to manage health records.
ABHA is 14 digit ID. Recently ABHA was merged with the Arogya setu app.
Ans 2. (b)
Punjab Kings opening batter Shikhar Dhawan has become the first player to hit 700 fours in the history of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Ans 3. (c)
State Bank of India (SBI) has announced the introduction of Real-Time Xpress Credit on its Yono platform, allowing eligible customers to get personal loans of up to Rs 35 lakh.
SBI in recent news:
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has expanded its strategic partnership with SBI Cards and Payments Services Ltd to power SBI Card’s digital transformation
State Bank of India raises USD 500 Million Via IFSC Gift City Branch.
State Bank of India (SBI) has tied up a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Border Security Force (BSF).
Ans 4. (c)
World Directory of Modern Military Aircraft (WDMMA) has released the World Air Powers Ranking of 2022. The Indian Air Force (IAF) has been placed at the third position on the World Air Power Index in terms of the total fighting strength of the various air services of different nations of the world. This report has placed the Indian Air Force (IAF) above the Chinese Aviation based armed forces (PLAAF), Japan Air Self-Preservation Power (JASDF), Israeli Aviation based armed forces, and French Air and Space Power. The report says that the Indian Air Force (IAF) currently counts 1,645 total units in its active aircraft inventory
Ans 5. (d)
Renowned vocalist and guru, Neyveli R Santanagopalan, eminent mridangam artist and guru, ‘Tiruvarur’ Bhakthavathsalam, and Lalgudi violin duo, G J R Krishnan and Vijayalakshmi were named for the prestigious Sangita Kalanidhi awards of the Music Academy for 2020, 2021, and 2022.
Ans 6. (b)
India hosted the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure (SCO-RATS) summit 2022 in New Delhi, Delhi from 17th to 19th May 2022.
SCO secretary-general: Zhang Ming
SCO headquarters: Beijing
SCO members: 8 member states: China, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan, Russia, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan
Ans 7. (a)
The important committees set up by RBI on customer service over the years include (i) Talwar Committee on Customer Service (1975), (ii) Goiporia Committee (1990), (iii) Tarapore Committee on Procedures and Performance Audit on Public Services (CPPAPS, 2004) and (iv) Damodaran Committee on Customer Service (2010
Ans 8. (b)
Gautam Adani, Chairman and founder of the Adani Group, Supreme Court lawyer and public activist Karuna Nundy, and Kashmiri rights activist Khurram Parvez were among the list of 100 Most Influential People of 2022 published by TIME magazine, an American news magazine
Ans 9. (a)
Author and journalist, Wesley Morgan has won the William E. Colby Award 2022 for his military and intelligence writing. He was cited for his book “The Hardest Place: The American Military Adrift in Afghanistan’s Pech Valley.” The Colby Award, a $5,000 prize named for the former ambassador and CIA director William E. Colby, is given for “a major contribution to the understanding of military history, intelligence operations or international affairs.” The Colby Award is presented by Norwich University in Northfield, Vermont. The Colby award was established in 1999.
Ans 10. (d)
Scientists have discovered the fossil of a Madtsoiidae snake in the Himalayan Mountains in Ladakh. Madtsoiidae is an extinct group of medium-sized to gigantic snakes.
This research highlights the existence of the rare serpent species in the Indian subcontinent. They are thought to grow up to 30 feet in length. The study was undertaken by researchers from Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology, Dehradun, Panjab University, IIT Ropar, and Comenius University, Slovakia
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