IBPS RRB PO/ Clerk Main Static GK Questions
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Q1. India’s first National Antimicrobial Resistance Hub was recently inaugurated in Kolkata. The Kolkata centre would be the hub for research on antibiotic resistance not only for the country but for the entire South Asia. Which of the following Wildlife Sanctuary situated in West bengal?
(a) Sakkarakottai Wildlife Sanctuary
(b) Chandraprabha Wildlife Sanctuary
(c) Bethuadahari Wildlife Sanctuary
(d) Kishanpur Wildlife Sanctuary
(e) Katerniaghat Wildlife Sanctuary
Sol. Bethuadahari Wildlife Sanctuary is situated in the Bethuadahari town of Nadia District, West Bengal.
Q2. India has commenced a special training programme for Maldivian and Bangladeshi civil servants at Mussoorie in Uttarakhand. What is the currency of Maldives?
Sol. The Maldivian Rufiyaa is the currency of Maldives (Maldive Islands).
Q3. Ministry of Commerce & Industry through Export Credit Guarantee Corporation has introduced a new Export Credit Insurance Scheme called Niryat Rin Vikash Yojana NIRVIK. Who is the present Union Minister of Commerce and Industry?
(a) Harsh Vardhan
(b) Piyush Goyal
(c) Dharmendra Pradhan
(d) Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
(e) Pralhad Joshi
Sol. The present Union Minister of Commerce and Industry is Piyush Goyal.
Q4. A maiden trilateral exercise SITMEX, involving Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN), Royal Thailand Navy (RTN) and Indian Navy (IN) started at Port Blair. What is the motto of Indian Navy?
(a) Duty Unto Death
(b) Service Before Self
(c) Sam no Varunah
(d) Protection and Security
(e) Nabha Sprsham Deeptam
Sol. The motto of the Indian Navy is ‘Sam no Varunah’ meaning ‘May the Lord of the Oceans be Auspicious Unto Us’.
Q5. Meghalaya-based rights activist Agnes Kharshiing, who survived an assault by the coal mafia almost a year ago, received the 11th International Hrant Dink Award. Which of the following National park is situated in Meghalaya?
(a) Gorumara National Park
(b) Dudhwa National Park
(c) Chandoli National Park
(d) Bannerghatta National Park
(e) Balphakram National Park
Sol. Balpakram National Park is a national park in the south of Garo Hills in Meghalaya, India.
Q6. The 5th International Ramayan Festival organized by Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), in New Delhi. Who is the present president of Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR)?
(b) Vinay Sahasrabuddhe
(c) Shubhdarshini Tripathi
(d) Akhilesh Mishra
(e) Namrata Kumar
Sol. The present president of Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) is Vinay Sahasrabuddhe.
Q7. Sri Lanka unveiled South Asia’s tallest tower, costing over $100 million, 80% of which has been funded by China under the controversial Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). Who is the present president of Sri lanka?
(a) Karu Jayasuriya
(b) Chandrika Kumaratunga
(c) Gotabhaya Rajapaksa
(d) Ranil Wickremesinghe
(e) Maithripala Sirisena
Sol. The current President of Sri Lanka is Maithripala Sirisena.
Q8. Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa announced that the Hyderabad-Karnataka region has been renamed as ‘Kalyana Karnataka’ and a separate secretariat would be established for its development. Who is the present governor of Karnataka?
(a) Arif Mohammed Khan
(b) Bandaru Dattatraya
(c) Vajubhai Vala
(d) Anusuiya Uikey
(e) Phagu Chauhan
Sol. The present governor of Karnataka is Vajubhai Vala.
Q9. Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu dedicated the Dikshi Hydroelectric Project to the people of the state. The 24 Mega Watt Hydroelectric Project has been installed at Dikshi Village in West Kameng District. What is the folk dance of Arunachal Pradesh?
(b) Cheraw Dance
(c) Pasi Kongki
(d) Thang Ta
Sol. Pasi Kongki is the folk dance of Arunachal Pradesh.
Q10. Kerala signs a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Maldives to strengthen cancer care in the island nation. What is the capital of Kerala?
Sol. The capital of Kerala is Thiruvananthapuram.
Q11. Defence PSU Bharat Earth Movers Limited (BEML) and Wipro Infrastructure Engineering (WIN) have signed an MoU to work together in the areas of aerospace, industrial automation, 3-D printing, artificial intelligence and hydraulic system engineering. Where is the Headquarters of BEML?
Sol. The Headquarters of Bharat Earth Movers Limited in Bengaluru, Karnataka.
Q12. Wing Commander Anjali Singh has joined the Indian Embassy in Russia as India’s first female military diplomat to be posted in any of the Indian missions abroad. What is the capital of Russia?
(d) St Petersburg
Sol. Moscow, on the Moskva River in western Russia, is the nation’s capital.
Q13. Indian Air Force has successfully flight-tested air-to-air missile Astra off the coast of Odisha. The missile was launched from a Sukhoi Su-30 MKI combat aircraft. What is the motto of DRDO?
(a) The Work of a Nation
(b) Strength’s Origin is in Science
(c) Space technology in the Service of humankind
(d) For the Benefit of All
(e) To Inspire and achieve.
Sol. The motto of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) is “Strength’s Origin is in Science”.
Q14. Moti Bagh, a documentary film based on the struggle of a farmer in a remote Uttarakhand village, has been nominated for the Oscars. Who is the present Governor of Uttarakhand?
(a) Banwari Lal Joshi
(b) Margaret Alva
(c) Baby Rani Maurya
(d) Krishan Kant Paul
(e) Aziz Qureshi
Sol. The present Governor of Uttarakhand is Baby Rani Maurya.
Q15. American breast cancer survivor Sarah Thomas became the first person to swim across the English Channel four times non-stop in a 54-hour feat of endurance. Which of the following connects the South America to North America?
(a) Atlantic Ocean
(c) Pacific Ocean
(d) Isthmus of Panama
(e) Island of Tierra del Fuego
Sol. Isthmus of Panama connects the South America to North America.
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