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Aug 04 Topical quiz for bank exams 2022

ByMary M. Ward

Aug 4, 2022

August 04 News 2022: Here we provide the August 04 Current affairs quiz. These types of topics are important for candidates preparing for the 2022 banking exam. In this article, we cover the following topics:

  • Pingali Venkayya
  • Not black 2022
  • dangerous land
  • MiG-21 fighter jets
  • Commonwealth Games 2022

August 04 News Quiz

The Ongoing cases section forms an important part of the General awareness section in a competition and plays a decisive role. To complete your preparation for the general awareness section of upcoming exams like IBPS PO/Clerk Mains, SBI PO Mains and SEBI Grade A Prelims, we provide you with News quiz of August 04, 2022 covering the following topics: Pingali Venkayya, Pitch Black 2022, Dangerous Earth, MiG-21 fighter jets, Commonwealth Games 2022, 4th ONGC Para Games 2022.

Q1. The Ministry of Culture organized the Tiranga Utsav to celebrate which birthday of Pingali Venkayya, the designer of the national flag of India?
(a) 141st
(b) 142nd
(c) 146th
(d) 149th
(e) 147th

Q2. Which country will conduct the multinational air combat exercise “Pitch Black 2022” in August 2022 in which India will participate with 16 other nations?
(a) Singapore
(b) United States
(c) United Kingdom
(d) United Arab Emirates
(e) Australia

Q3. Name the author of the book “Dangerous Earth: What We Would Like to Know About Volcanoes, Hurricanes, Climate Change, Earthquakes and More”.
(a) Ellen Prager
(b) Helen scales
(c) Michael Boucher
(d) Sylvia Earle
(e) Lewis Wallace

Q4. Who is the author of the book titled “Lion of the Skies: Hardit Singh Malik, the Royal Air Force and the First World War”?
(a) Neil Gaiman
(b)Stephen Barker
(c) Robin Sharma
(d) Caroline England
(e) EM Foster

Q5. How much GST was collected by the government for July 2022?
(a) 1,40,986 crores
(b) 1,40,885 crore
(c) 1,42,095 crores
(d) 1,67,540 crores
(e) 1,48,995 crore

Q6. The Indian Air Force will retire one of its remaining four squadrons, MiG-21 fighter jets by September 2022 and the remaining three are expected to be phased out by ______.
(a) 2021
(b) 2022
(c) 2023
(d) 2024
(f) 2025

Q7. Which of the following warships conducted a Maritime Partnership Exercise (MPX) with French warships in the North Atlantic Ocean in July 2022?
(a) INS Shivalik
(b) INS Khanderi
(c) INS Tarkash
(d) Teg INS
(e) INS Brahmaputra

Q8. Which of the following telecommunications providers acquired spectrum in the 700 MHz, 800 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3300 MHz and 26 GHz bands in the auction conducted by the Department of Telecommunications in August 2022?
(a) BSNL
(b) Airtel
(c) Vi
(d) Jo
(e) Aircell

Q9. SVC Co-operative Bank (SVC Bank) has entered into an agreement with which of the following to improve the flow of credit to MSMEs in August 2022?
(a) RBI
(b) SEBI
(c) NABARD
(d) SIDBI
(e) IRDAI

Q10. Union Ministry of Culture G Kishan Reddy organizes Tiranga Bike Rally from ______.
(a) Taj Mahal
(b) Red Fort
(c) India Gate
(d) India Gate
(e) Qutub Minar

Q11. India’s four-man bowls team made history by winning the ______ at the 2022 Commonwealth Games.
(a gold medal
(b) Silver Medal
(c) Bronze medal
(d) A and b
(e) None of the above

Q12. Sushila Devi Likmabam, won the silver medal at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in which of the following sports?
(a) Weightlifting
(b) Squash
(c) Tennis
(d) Judo
(e) Badminton

Q13. Vijay Kumar Yadav won bronze for India in which match at CWG 2022 in Birmingham?
(a) Archery
(b) Shooting
(c) Weightlifting
(d) Judo
(e) Boxing

Q14. Who has been appointed as the new director general of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) in place of Sanjay Arora?
(a) Homkar Amol Vinoukant
(b) Sujoy Lal Thaosen
(c) Satya Narayan Pradhan
(d) Manvinder Singh Bhatia
(e) Sanjeev Kumar

Q15. Who inaugurated the 4th ONGC Para Games 2022?
(a) Amit Shah
(b) Narendra Modi
(c) Hardeep Singh Puri
(d) Rajnath Singh
(e) Yogi Aditya Nath

Solutions

S1. Rep.(c)
Floor. The Indian government has released a special commemorative postage stamp to mark the 146th birthday of Pingali Venkayya, the designer of India’s national flag.

S2. Rep.
Floor. India will take part in the 17-nation ‘Pitch Black 2022’ mega air combat exercise to be held in Australia’s Northern Territory.

S3. Rep.(a)
Floor. Marine biologist Ellen Prager has published a book titled “Dangerous Earth: What We Would Like to Know About Volcanoes, Hurricanes, Climate Change, Earthquakes and More.”

S4. Rep.(b)
Floor. A new book titled “Lion of the Skies: Hardit Singh Malik, the Royal Air Force and the First World War” is about a “first Indian fighter pilot” who served in the World War, long before the birth of the Indian Air Force. The book was written by author Stephen Barker.

S5. Rep.
Floor. GST collection increased by 28% to the second highest level of Rs 1.49 lakh crore in July on the back of economic recovery and measures taken to tackle tax evasion.

S6. Rep.
Floor. The Indian Air Force will retire one of its four remaining squadron MiG-21 fighter jets by September 2022 and the other three scheduled to be phased out by 2025.

S7. Rep.(c)
Floor. The Indian stealth frigate INS Tarkash last week conducted a Maritime Partnership Exercise (MPX) with French warships in the North Atlantic Ocean.

S8. Rep.(d)
Floor. Jio, India’s largest digital service provider, today acquired spectrum in the 700 MHz, 800 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3300 MHz and 26 GHz bands through auctions conducted by the Department of Indian government telecommunications.

S9. Rep.(d)
Floor. SVC Co-operative Bank (SVC Bank) has entered into an agreement with the Small Industries Development Bank in India (SIDBI) to improve the flow of credit to MSMEs.

S10. Rep.(b)
Floor. Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu reported a Har Ghar Tiranga cycle rally by MPs from Delhi’s historic Red Fort.

S11. Rep.(a)
Floor. India’s women’s bowling team made history by winning the gold medal at the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

S12. Rep.(d)
Floor. India has won two medals in judo. Sushila Devi Likmabam won the silver medal in the women’s 48 kg category, while in the men’s 60 kg repechage, Vijay Kumar Yadav won the bronze medal.

S13. Rep.(d)
Floor. Indian judoka Vijay Kumar Yadav won the bronze medal in men’s 60kg judo after beating Petros Christodoulides of Cyprus.

S14. Rep.(b)
Floor. Sujoy Lal Thaosen, the Director General (DG) of the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), has been given the additional charge as the DG of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP).

S15. Rep.(c)
Floor. Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas, Shri Hardeep Singh Puri inaugurates the 4th ONGC Para Games 2022.

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