English Practice Questions for Bank/Insurance Exams (28 – 02 – 2018)

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English Practice Questions for Bank/Insurance Exams (28 – 02 – 2018)
Directions (1 – 10): Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given below it. Certain words are given in bold to help you locate them while answering some of the questions.
While several discoveries in science ever since people started engaging in organised research activity have led to a better life for the average human being. It cannot be gainsaid that some have been used to cause untold misery to vast sections. The developments in science and technology have proved to be a mixed blessing-marvellous medical discoveries like penicillin and antibiotics have cured diseases whereas the fabrication of the atom bomb has resulted in wiping out entire towns and populations. It all goes to show that science is a double-edged weapon because it can be used both for good and evil purposes. Herein comes the crucial question of ethics. Is it not possible for scientist to say "no" when asked to take up research that may one day lead to destruction? This poser has been troubling the participants in research activity for decades. Noelle Lenoir, who has served as a chairperson on the international Bioethics Committee of UNESC0 and is know heading the European Commission's group of advisers on the Ethical impllication of Biotechnology, has done well to highlight several issues in the World Science Report.

Reasoning Puzzles for Bank/Insurance Exams (24 – 02 – 2018)

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Reasoning Puzzles for Bank/Insurance Exams (24 – 02 – 2018)
Directions (1 – 5): Read the following instructions carefully and answer the questions which follow.
8 people A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are standing in a row. All of them are facing north. Each one of them is wearing a different coloured t-shirt among red, blue, white, pink, orange, brown, green and grey. Further, it is known that each one of them is carrying a mobile phone of different brand among Nokia, Apple, Micromax, Xiaomi, Vivo, Samsung, Oppo and Motorola. Further, the following information is also known

Maharatna, Navratna & Miniratna CPSEs In India

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Maharatna, Navratna & Miniratna CPSEs In India
Public Sector undertakings (PSUs) or CPSEs are mainly divided in Maharatna, Navratna, Miniratna Category I & II on the basis of their financial performance, net worth, revenue, profit etc.  Guidelines for the criteria are issued by Department of Public Enterprises which is a nodal department for all CPSEs.

Most Important Questions on Economic Survey 2018

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Most Important Questions on Economic Survey 2018
1. Who authored the document of Economic survey?
a) Arun Jaitely
b) Arvind Subramaniam
c) Narendra Modi
d) Sumitra Mahajan
e) M. Thambidurai
Answer: B)
Explanation: Cheif Economist Advisor, authors the document of Economic survey. Currently Arvind Subramaniam is Cheif Economist Advisor.

Current Affairs Weekly Updates: February 3rd Week

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Current Affairs Weekly Updates: February 3rd Week
1. Which hockey team has won the 8th Senior National Women’s Hockey Championship tournament-2018:
Answer: Railway Sports Promotion Board.
2. The first-of- its-kind Centre for learning Sanskrit language has come up in which city:
Answer: Ahmedabad.

General Awareness Questions for SSC and Railway Exams (22 – 02 – 2018)

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General Awareness Questions for SSC and Railway Exams (22 – 02 – 2018)
1. Which of the following famous Stupas is NOT correctly matched with its location?
a) Shanti Stupa, Dhauligiri
b) Dhamekh Stupa, Sarnath
c) Maha Stupa, Thotlakonda
d) Ramabhar Stupa, Bodh Gaya
Answer: D)
Explanation: Ramabhar Stupa, Kushinagar

Current Affairs Weekly Updates: February Second Week (8th to 14th)

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Current Affairs Weekly Updates: February Second Week (8th to 14th)
1. The book “Exam Warriors” has been authored by which union minister : Narendra Modi.
2. Who has taken charge as the new Director General of the National Security Guard (NSG): Sudeep Lakhtakia.
3. Which city is hosting the first-ever International Kala Mela : New Delhi.

Current Affairs Monthly: January 2018 PDF Capsule

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Dear Aspirants,
Welcome to Mentor for Bank Exams. We collected the list of current affairs events for the month of January 2018 in a PDF capsule Format. This free current affairs PDF of provides you insight into current affair events that are important for banking, insurance, SSC, UPSC and other competitive exams.

Current Affairs Weekly Updates – February First Week (1st Feb to 7th Feb)

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Current Affairs Weekly Updates – February First Week (1st Feb to 7th Feb)

1. Who has been sworn-in as the new President of the Republic of Honduras: Juan Orlando Hernandez.
2. What is the India’s GDP growth prediction for FY19, according to 2018 Economic Survey of India: 7 to 7.5%.
3. Who has taken charge as the new Foreign Secretary of India: Vijay Keshav Gokhle.

Important Lines and Boundaries – Static GK

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Important Lines and Boundaries – Static GK
Dear Aspirants,
Welcome to Mentor for Bank Exams. We collected some important list for Boundary line between countries. We hope, it will help you in Competitive exams.
Important Lines and Boundaries
  • Marginal Line: 320 km line of fortification on the Russia-Finland border
  • Line of Actual Control: India  & China on the Northern Border
  • Line of Control: India and Pakistan (Military Control Line)
  • Durand Line: Afghanistan and Pakistan

Mergers and Acquisitions of Banks in India

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Mergers and Acquisitions of Banks in India
The banking system in India has undoubtedly earned numerous outstanding achievements, in a comparatively short time, for the World’s largest and the most diverse democracy. There have been several reforms in the Indian banking sector, as well as quite a few successful mergers and acquisitions, which have helped it, grow manifold.

Odd Sentences Out – Tips and Tricks

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Tips and Tricks to solve All types of Coherent Paragraph Questions/Odd Sentence Out
English language section in bank recruitment exams is filled with surprises and new-pattern is confusing aspirants as how to study to score max. in English? It won’t matter if you’ve just started Banking exam Preparation or you’ve been preparing and giving exams for quite some years, the dynamics of banking recruitment have totally changed and recently held IBPS PO Prelims is the perfect example. Now every aspirant has a fair chance. With all those changes and induction of logical English, There is nothing to be scared of about “This new pattern English Language section” as there are still some topics which can help you bag marks. Such as Coherent Paragraph questions.

How to Solve Paragraph Completion Questions – Tips and Tricks

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Paragraph completion is same as fillers or sentence fillers. To be precise, Paragraph completion is just an extended form of fillers. Hence, the technique to solve also is not much different. Here, the only difference is that the option has to fit in the paragraph as the sentence. Initiating statement, aconnecting statement, or a concluding statement.

Bharat QR – The QR Code based Payment System – Banking Awareness Notes

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Bharat QR – The QR Code based Payment System
In the bid to promote digital economy in the country, Government of India has launched a new payment method using QR codes named Bharat QR. It is launched after various new payment methods like UPI payment and BHIM App for smartphones.