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IBPS Clerk 2020 GK Main Questions

1. Where is the Headquarters of IAEA?
 ---- Vienna, Austria.

2. Where is the Headquarters of SWIFT?
Belgium

3. Vijay Kumar Iyer appointed as liquidator of which payments bank?
 ---- Aditya Birla idea payments bank.


4.India’s tree and forest cover which is now is what percent of total geographical area in India?
 ---- 24.39%


5.Who is the awardee of the Nobel prize for literature 2019?
 ---- Peter Handke.


6.Recently who won the rapid chess championship?
 ---- Koneru Humpy.


7.Which organisation will build 5 young scientist laboratories?
 ---- DRDO.


8.Cricketer Peter Siddle belongs to which country?
 ---- Australia.


9.As per Payments system vision 2019-2021, no. of digital transactions is expected to increase from 2069 crore in December 2018 to ____ crore in December 2021?
 ---- 8707 crore.


10.How much percentageDigital payments constitute out of total non-cash retail payments during the period October 2018 to September 2019?
 ---- 96%


11.Which city was adjudged as the cleanest city as per swacch survekshan league 2020?
 ---- Indore,Madhya Pradesh.

 

12.Exercise tiger triumph was conducted between India and which country?
 ---- USA.

 

13.What is the minimum paid-up capital required for an urban cooperative bank to voluntarily convert into a small finance bank?
 ---- Initially Rs.100 crore.


14.Which of the following day was observed for the first time on February 10,2019?
 ---- World pulses day.


15.Konark dance festival occuring in the month of December is celebrated in which Indian state?
 ---- Odisha.


16.By which year India will achieve target of 175GW renewable energy generation?
 ---- 2022.


17.The Pradhan mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana provides RS.2000 to farmers in how many monthly installments?
 ---- 3 monthly installments in 4 quarters.


18.Jan 12- national youth day is the birth anniversary of which person?
 ---- Swami Vivekananda.

19.What is the profession of vidhya Sinha?
 ---- Actress.


20.Training to astronauts for the gaganyaan mission will be provided in which country?
 ---- Russia.

21.The atal tunnel which will become the world’s longest tunnel above 3000m of sea level will provide connectivity from Manali of Himachal Pradesh and _____?
 ---- Leh,Ladakh.


22.Which bank will be the lead bank convenor in Jammu and Kashmir ?
 ---- Jammu and Kashmir bank.


23.What is the fixed maturity series of Bharat bond ETF?
 ---- 3yrs and 10yrs.


24.Recently sports personality Seema was banned by national anti doping agency. She is associated with which sports?
 ---- weightlifting.


25.Hemant Soren has been appointed as the chief minister of which state?
 ---- Jharkhand.


26.Punjab national bank was proposed to be amalgamated with which bank?
 ---- oriental bank of commerce & United bank of India.


27.The govt plans to launch new rocket launch pad in which Indian state?
 ---- Tamil nadu.


28.In which state the great Himalayan national park is located?
 ---- Himachal Pradesh.


29.107th indian science Congress was held in which city?
 ---- Bengaluru, Karnataka.


30.Brasilia is the capital of which country?
 ---- Federative Republic of Brazil.

31.What does M stand for in MANI app launched for the visually challenged people?
 ---- Mobile Aided Note Identifier.


32.What was the theme of Delhi book fair 2020?
 ---- Gandhi: the writers’ writer.
Status: Not Covered – Reason: The news been shortlisted in Group News, but not published yet.

33.What does M stand for in MDR?
 ---- Merchant Discount Rate.


34.After Neft was made available 24*7, NEFT transactions will now take place in how many batches per day?
 ---- 48 half hourly batches in a day.


35.Where is the headquarters of new development bank?
 ---- Shanghai,China.


36.What is the maximum limit in kishore category of PM mudra Yojana?
 ---- Maximum limit: Rs. 5 Lakh.


37.In which state kudankulam nuclear power plant is located?
 ---- Tamil Nadu.


38.Which was the first world heritage indian city inducted in 2017?
 ---- Ahmedabad, Gujarat.


39.Which bank in partnership with First Hive, a cross-channel marketing platform, has launched SME Empower, an online marketplace catering exclusively to small and medium enterprises ?
 ---- ICICI Bank.
Status: Not Covered – Reason: The news has been missed out, will assure further enhanced accuracy in news coverage.

40.RBI has asked banks to extend PoS cash withdrawal facility up to _______ per day in Tier-III to VI centres
 ---- Rs 2,000.
Status: Not Covered – Reason: The news has been missed out, will assure further enhanced accuracy in news coverage.

41.An urban cooperative bank’s exposure limits will be revised to 10 percent and 25 percent of its Tier-I capital for single borrower/party and a group of connected borrowers/parties, respectively. They will also have to lower their existing exposures in excess of the revised limits by ______?
 ---- March 31, 2023.


42.CLCSS Scheme is to facilitate technology up-gradation in MSEs by providing an upfront capital subsidy of ______.
 ---- up to Rs 1 crore.


43.Top batsman in ICC test batting rankings in December 2019?
 ---- Virat Kohli.


44.RBI has increased the timeline for the conversion of minimum KYC detail for prepaid payment instruments (PPIs) to full KYC compliant PPIs from 18 months to ______? the
 ---- 24 months.


45.Universal Sompo General Insurance Company launched the “Super Health care policy” with which bank____?
 ---- Allahabad Bank.(January 2020)


46.Which organisation has put 450 of its patents for free access to industries for commercial exploitation?
 ---- DRDO.


47.To how many sub sectors, CLCSS provides investment for technology upgradation in MSME
 ---- 51 sub sectors


48.According to RBI, the interest rate linked to an external benchmark has to be revised at least once in how many months?
 ---- 3 months.


49.What is the name given to a type of mutual fund or exchange-traded fund (ETF) that emphasizes current income, either on a monthly or quarterly basis, as opposed to capital gains or appreciation?
 ---- Income fund (Static Banking Awareness)

50. RBI introduced semi closed prepaid payment instrument to enhance digital payments at local shops and retail outlets for the purchase of daily household goods and services. What is the monthly rechargeable limit of PPI?
 ---- Rs.10,000

आईबीपीएस क्लर्क 2020 जीके मुख्य प्रश्न

1. Where is the Headquarters of IAEA?
 ---- Vienna, Austria.

2. Where is the Headquarters of SWIFT?
Belgium

3. Vijay Kumar Iyer appointed as liquidator of which payments bank?
 ---- Aditya Birla idea payments bank.


4.India’s tree and forest cover which is now is what percent of total geographical area in India?
 ---- 24.39%


5. Who is the awardee of the Nobel prize for literature 2019?
 ---- Peter Handke.


6. Recently who won the rapid chess championship?
 ---- Koneru Humpy.


7. Which organization will build 5 young scientist laboratories?
 ---- DRDO.


8. Cricketer Peter Siddle is from...
 ---- Australia.


9. As per Payments system vision 2019-2021, no. of digital transactions is expected to increase from 2069 crore in December 2018 to ____ crore in December 2021?
 ---- 8707 crore.


10. What percentage of digital payments constitute out of total non-cash retail payments during the period October 2018 to September 2019?
 ---- 96%


11. Which city was adjudged as the cleanest city as per swacch survekshan league 2020?
 ---- Indore

 

12. Exercise tiger triumph was conducted between India and which country?
 ---- USA.

 

13. What is the minimum paid-up capital required for an urban cooperative bank to voluntarily convert into a small finance bank?
 ---- Initially Rs.100 crore.


14. Which of the following day was observed for the first time on February 10, 2019?
 ---- World pulses day.


15. Konark dance festival occurring in the month of December is celebrated in which Indian state?
 ---- Odisha.


16. By which year India will achieve the target of 175GW renewable energy generation?
 ---- 2022.


17. The Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana provides RS.2000 to farmers in how many monthly installments?
 ---- 3 monthly installments in 4 quarters.


18. Jan 12- national youth day is the birth anniversary of which person?
 ---- Swami Vivekananda.

19. What is the profession of Vidhya Sinha?
 ---- Actress.


20. Training to astronauts for the gaganyaan mission will be provided in which country?
 ---- Russia.

21. The atal tunnel which will become the world’s longest tunnel above 3000m of sea level will provide connectivity from Manali of Himachal Pradesh and _____?
 ---- Leh, Ladakh.


22. Which bank will be the lead bank convenor in Jammu and Kashmir?
 ---- Jammu and Kashmir bank.


23. What is the fixed maturity series of Bharat bond ETF?
 ---- 3yrs and 10yrs.


24. Recently sports personality Seema was banned by a national anti-doping agency. She is associated with which sports?
 ---- weightlifting.


25. Hemant Soren has been appointed as the chief minister of which state?
 ---- Jharkhand.


26. Punjab national bank was proposed to be amalgamated with which bank?
 ---- oriental bank of commerce & United bank of India.


27. The govt plans to launch a new rocket launch pad in which Indian state?
 ---- Tamil nadu.


28. In which state the great Himalayan national park is located?
 ---- Himachal Pradesh.


29.107th Indian science Congress was held in which city?
 ---- Bengaluru, Karnataka.


30. Brasilia is the capital of which country?
--- Federative Republic of Brazil.

31. What does M stand for in the MANI app launched for the visually challenged people?
 ---- Mobile Aided Note Identifier.


32. What was the theme of the Delhi book fair 2020?
 ---- Gandhi: the writers’ writer.
Status: Not Covered – Reason: The news been shortlisted in Group News, but not published yet.

33. What does M stand for in MDR?
 ---- Merchant Discount Rate.


34. After Neft was made available 24*7, NEFT transactions will now take place in how many batches per day?
 ---- 48 half-hourly batches in a day.


35. Where is the headquarters of the new development bank?
 ---- Shanghai, China.


36. What is the maximum limit in Kishore category of PM Mudra Yojana?
 ---- Maximum limit: Rs. 5 Lakh.


37. In which state kudankulam nuclear power plant is located?
 ---- Tamil Nadu.


38. Which was the first world heritage Indian city inducted in 2017?
 ---- Ahmedabad, Gujarat.


39.Which bank in partnership with First Hive, a cross-channel marketing platform, has launched SME Empower, an online marketplace catering exclusively to small and medium enterprises?
 ---- ICICI Bank.
 

40.RBI has asked banks to extend PoS cash withdrawal facility up to _______ per day in Tier-III to VI centres
 ---- Rs 2,000.

41.An urban cooperative bank’s exposure limits will be revised to 10 percent and 25 percent of its Tier-I capital for single borrower/party and a group of connected borrowers/parties, respectively. They will also have to lower their existing exposures in excess of the revised limits by ______?

 ---- March 31, 2023.


42.CLCSS Scheme is to facilitate technology up-gradation in MSEs by providing an upfront capital subsidy of ______.
 ---- up to Rs 1 crore.


43.The top batsman in ICC test batting rankings in December 2019?
 ---- Virat Kohli.


44.RBI has increased the timeline for the conversion of minimum KYC detail for prepaid payment instruments (PPIs) to full KYC compliant PPIs from 18 months to ______? the
 ---- 24 months.


45. Universal Sompo General Insurance Company launched the “Super Health care policy” with which bank____?
 ---- Allahabad Bank.(January 2020)


46. Which organization has put 450 of its patents for free access to industries for commercial exploitation?
 ---- DRDO.


47.To how many sub-sectors, CLCSS provides investment for technology up-gradation in MSME
 ---- 51 sub-sectors


48. According to RBI, the interest rate linked to an external benchmark has to be revised at least once in how many months?
 ---- 3 months.


49. What is the name given to a type of mutual fund or exchange-traded fund (ETF) that emphasizes current income, either on a monthly or quarterly basis, as opposed to capital gains or appreciation?
 ---- Income fund (Static Banking Awareness)

50. RBI introduced semi-closed prepaid payment instrument to enhance digital payments at local shops and retail outlets for the purchase of daily household goods and services. What is the monthly rechargeable limit of PPI?
 ---- Rs.10,000


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