General Studies Objective Questions for Competitive Exams 2018–Part 1

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Doha Bank has tied up with which of the following to generate business opportunities in the Gulf cooperation council nations and India?

  1. Bharati Airtel

  2. Reliance group

  3. Wipro

  4. None of these

Answer: 2

Who has been appointed as the Sherpa for G-20 talks in place of Railway Minister Suresh prabhu by the union government?

  1. Arun Jaitley

  2. Amit Shah

  3. Montek Singh Ahluwalia

  4. Arvind panagriya

Answer: 4

A foundation called Naam foundation has been established by which of the following with an aim to donate money to farmers, who all affected by drought conditions?

  1. Anupam Kher

  2. Nana Patekar

  3. Milkman Singh

  4. None of these

Answer: 2

Name the Australian Minister of Defence who visited India for a Bilateral Co-operation between the two countries?

  1. George Brandi’s

  2. Eric Abetz

  3. Julie Bishop

  4. Kevin Andrews

Answer: 4

Which of the following has been selected the venue for 2022 Commonwealth Games?

  1. Durban

  2. Gold Coast

  3. Incheon

  4. New Delhi

Answer: 1

Name the committee which gave recommendations for MAT (Minimum Alternate Tax).

  1. M.B. Shah

  2. A. P. Shah

  3. P.J. Nayak

  4. None of these

Answer: 2

Who is the chairman of FSSAI (Food Safety and Standards Authority of India)?

  1. Bhanu Pratap Sharma

  2. Ashish Bahuguna

  3. Sunita Narain

  4. None of these

Answer: 2

The Indian Air Force (IAF) commissioned, “The Duels of the Himalayan Eagle: The first Indo-pak Air War “is released by Vice president Mohd. Hamid Ansari. Name the author.

  1. Satish Gujarat

  2. Air Marshal Bharat Kumar

  3. Ashok mitran

  4. V. S. Naioal

Answer: 2

Under the currency swap agreement, which country’s central bank has received USD 1.1 billion from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)?

  1. Nepal

  2. Sri Lanka

  3. South Africa

  4. Bangladesh

Answer: 2

The Non-Competitive bidding facility was only available for bonds or dated securities. But now RBI has proposed to allow Non-Competitive bidding for T-bills also. What is meant by T-bills?

A. Tax bills

B. Treasury bills

C. Task bills

D. None of these

Answer: 2

PM Modi launched Rs 45,000 crore scheme with a goal to provide 24-hour power supply to each and every house of the nation namely

  1. National Immigrated power Development Scheme (IPDS)

  2. National Integrated power Development Scheme (IPDS)

  3. National Integrated Power Distribution Scheme (IPDS)

  4. None of these

Answer: 2