August 05, 2017

August 2017 #2 - Current Affairs for IBPS RRB, PO & Clerk exams

August 2017 - Current Affairs for IBPS RRB Officer and Assistant, IBPS PO & Clerk, SBI, RBI, LIC, NICL, UPSC and SSC CGL exams


  1. What is the first railway project in the world to be registered by the United Nations under the Clean Development Mechanism?
  2. To what degree Celsius does the temperature increase on the earth by the end of this century, much higher than the target of 1.5 degrees set by the 2016 Paris agreement?
  3. Since when did  the provision of 'None of the above' in the rajyasabha elections has been made available as declared by the election commission?
  4. What is the bill passed by the parliament related to children's education?
  5. Who is the present Human Resource minister?
  6. On which countries does the law imposes sanctions, signed by US President Trump, for their alleged meddling in 2016 elections?
  7. In which East African country did China launched its first overseas naval facility?
  8. What is the portal launched by the union government to provide a platform for farmers to sell agricultural produce?
  9. What are the two organisations involved in the development of e-RaKAM portal?
  10. To what percent did RBI reduced the Repo rate under the liquidity adjustment facility in its third bimonthly monetary policy review for the FY 2017-18?
  11. What is the new Reverse Repo Rate as on 2nd August 2017?
  12. At what percent did RBI fixed the Bank rate and Marginal Standing Facility rate?
  13. Who is the head of the monetary policy committee?
  14. Expand GOLF(Scientific Instrument).
  15. In which state is Kali tiger reserve present?
August 2017 - Current Affairs for IBPS RRB, PO & Clerk, SSC CGL and UPSC exams

Answers


  1. Delhi Metro Railway Corporation
  2. 4.9 degree Celsius
  3. April 2014
  4. Right to Children to Free and Compulsory Education Amendment Bill, 2017
  5. Prakash Javedkar
  6. Russia, Iran and North Korea
  7. Djibouti
  8. e-Rashtriya Kisan Agri Mandi Portal, e-RaKAM
  9. Auctioner MSTC Limiter and CRWC, Central Warehouse Company Limited
  10. 6%
  11. 5.75%
  12. 6.25%
  13. RBI governor
  14. Global Oscillations at Low Frequency instrument
  15. Karnataka
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Simplifications #4 - Quantitative Aptitude for IBPS RRB, PO & Clerk

Simplifications - Quantitative Aptitude for IBPS RRB Officer & Assistant, IBPS PO, IBPS Clerk, SBI, RBI, LIC, NICL, CSAT, SSC CGL exams


  1. 15.4 ✕ 13.5 ✕ ? = 2598.75
    1. 13.4
    2. 10.5
    3. 11.4
    4. 12.5
  2. 643.9 + 7546.4 + 1203.5 =?
    1. 15188.5
    2. 15185.8
    3. 15155.5
    4. 15815.1
  3. 4.5 ✕ 437 ÷ 19 = ?
    1. 103.5
    2. 115.3
    3. 105.3
    4. 113.5
  4. 14% of 250 ✕ ? % of 150 = 840
    1. 14
    2. 18
    3. 16
    4. 12
  5. 3/8 − 2/16 ✕ 4/5 ÷ 1/5 = ?
    1. 1/8
    2. -1/8
    3. 1/4
    4. -1/4
  6. 2 1/2 − 7/2 + 4 ÷ 2 = ?
    1. -1
    2. 1
    3. 2
    4. 3

Approximation


  1. 11.003 ✕ 19.998 ✕ 9.010 = ?
    1. 1710
    2. 1680
    3. 1800
    4. 1980
  2. 1088.88 + 1800.08 + 1880.80 =?
    1. 3950
    2. 4770
    3. 4620
    4. 5040
  3. 8399.999 ÷ 375.002 ✕ 14.996 = ?
    1. 565
    2. 225
    3. 335
    4. 625
  4. √? = 37.005
    1. 1150
    2. 1220
    3. 1570
    4. 1370
Quantitative Aptitude for IBPS RRB, PO & Clerk

Answers


  1. 12.5
  2. 15185.8
  3. 103.5
  4. 16
  5. -1/8
  6. 1
  7. 1980
  8. 4770
  9. 335
  10. 1370
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July 2017 #5 - Current Affairs for IBPS PO & Clerk, IBPS RRB exams

July 2017 - Current Affairs for IBPS PO & Clerk, IBPS RRB Officer and Assistant, SBI, RBI, LIC, NICL, SSC CGL and UPSC exams


  1. Who was chosen as the captain of the ICC Women's world cup team 2017 by the International Cricket Council?
  2. Who is the Indian weightlifter who bagged a gold medal at the Asian Youth and Junior weightlifting champions in Kathmandu, Nepal?
  3. On which country's rocket was the satellite Aryabhatta launched in 1975?
  4. The competition commission of India approved the merger of Vodaone India and _____.
  5. Which country will host the Global conference on cyber space, the world's largest conference on cyberspace and related issues in November 2017?
  6. What is the theme of GCCS, Global conference on cyber space 2017?
  7. What is the bill approved by Rajyasabha related to foot ware?
  8. Which organisation conducts the survey World Economic Outlook?
  9. What is the rank of India out of 152 countries on the inaugural "commitment to reducing inequality index" released by an International NGO, Oxfam, in association with Developmental finance international?
  10. Which country topped the "Commitment to reducing inequality index"?
  11. What are the large scale naval drills started by China and Russia in the Baltic sea?
  12. Who is the present Union minster for Panchayat Raj, Rural Development, Drinking water and Sanitation?
  13. What is the mobile app launched by the government for road maintenance?
  14. Who is the Director General of International Labour Organisation?
  15. What is the portal launched by the union government for taking complaints on sexual harassment of women employees in government offices?
July 2017 - Current Affairs for IBPS PO & Clerk, IBPS RRB exams

Answers


  1. Mithali Raj
  2. Konsam Ormila Devi
  3. Russian Rocket
  4. Idea cellular
  5. India
  6. Cuber4all: An inclusive, sustainable, developmental, safe and secure cyberspace
  7. Foot ware Design and development institute Bill, 2017
  8. International Monetary Fund
  9. 132
  10. Sweden
  11. Joint Sea 2017
  12. Sri Narendra Singh
  13. Aarambh
  14. Guy Ryder
  15. SHe-box
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Puzzles #10 - Reasoning Ability for IBPS RRB, IBPS PO & Clerk Exams

Puzzles - Reasoning Ability for IBPS RRB, IBPS PO, IBPS Clerk, RBI, LIC, SBI, CSAT Exams

Directions (Q.No. 1 – 8): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions.


Eight persons from different companies, viz. Accenture, Amazon, Facebook, IBM, Infosys, Microsoft, TCS and Wipro, are sitting in two parallel rows containing four persons each, in such a way that there is an equal distance between adjacent persons. In row 1, J, K, L and M are sitting and all of them are facing north. In row 2, A, B, C and D are sitting and all of them are facing south. Therefore, in the given seating arrangement each member sitting in a row faces another member of the other row.


  • The person from Infosys faces the one who is on the immediate left of L. L is neither from Amazon nor from Facebook.
  • An immediate neighbour of A faces the person from Accenture. The person from Microsoft faces the person who is on the left of the person from Amazon.
  • There is only one person sitting between the persons from Amazon and TCS but that person is not J. The persons from Amazon and Facebook are not sitting at the extreme ends.
  • B sits on the immediate left of the person from Infosys. Persons from IBM and Microsoft are immediate neighbours. C and K are not sitting at any of the ends. 
  • M faces the one who is sitting on the immediate right of the person from Microsoft. A is not from M.

Questions



  1. Who among the following is from Wipro?
    1. A
    2. L
    3. B
    4. M
    5. Can't be determined
  2. Which of the following statements false regarding M?
    1. M is from TCS
    2. M is sitting at one of the extreme ends
    3. M is on the immediate left of the person who is from Facebook
    4. M is sitting opposite the person from Microsoft
    5. All are True
  3. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the given arrangement and forms a group. Which is the one that does not elong to that group?
    1. C
    2. J
    3. A
    4. K
    5. M
  4. L is from which of the following organisations?
    1. TCS
    2. Accenture
    3. IBM
    4. Microsoft
    5. None of these
  5. Who is sitting between D and the person from Infosys?
  6. Reasoning Ability for IBPS RRB, IBPS PO, Clerk, SBI, RBI, CSAT, CAT Exams
    1. The person who is from Facebook
    2. B
    3. M
    4. The person who faces the one from Facebook
    5. None of these
  7. D is related to Amazon, in the same way as K is related to Wipro based on the given arrangement. Who among the following is L related to, following the same pattern?
    1. TCS
    2. Microsoft
    3. Infosys
    4. IBM
    5. None of these
  8. Who among the following faces the one from Microsoft?
    1. The person who is from Amazon
    2. L
    3. M
    4. The person who is from Wipro
    5. K
  9. Who among the following sit on the extreme ends of the row?
    1. B and the person from Facebook
    2. The persons from TCS and Infosys
    3. The persons from Accenture and Microsoft
    4. M and the person from Wipro
    5. D and J
  10. Who among the following works in Facebook?
    1. J
    2. K
    3. L
    4. M
    5. C
  11. Who faces the one who is to the immediate left of the one who works in Microsoft?
    1. The person from Amazon
    2. M
    3. The person from Wipro
    4. The Person from Accentur
    5. Can't be determined

Answers


  1. B
  2. M is sitting opposite of the person from Microsoft
  3. M
  4. Accenture
  5. The person who faces the one from Faccebook
  6. Microsoft
  7. K
  8. M and the person from Wipro
  9. K
  10. The person from Amazon

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