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Sample Questions of General/ Financial Awareness for SBI clerk Main Exam 2016-Set 3

Jun 24, 2016 15:33 IST

    SBI is all set to conduct the Mains exam for recruitment in the assistant cadre on 25th and 26th June 2016 all over the country. The prelims results are out and everybody is busy giving finishing touches to their preparation for the exam.

    Here the banking team of jagran josh is providing sample questions of General Awareness with special reference to Banking Industry that will be useful for the candidates appearing for SBI clerk Main examination 2016.

    The structure of the Online Exam will be as follows:

    Name of Test

    No. of Questions

    Marks

    Duration

    General/Financial Awareness

    50

    50

    35 minutes

    General English

    40

    40

    35 minutes

    Quantitative Aptitude

    50

    50

    45 minutes

    Reasoning Ability& Computer Aptitude

    50

    60

    45 minutes

    Total

    190

    200

    2 hours and 40 minutes

    Sample Question of General Awareness with special reference to banking industry:   

    1) According to IMF Brexit would be a threat for global growth. The term Brexit is associated with which country?

    a) Bolivia
    b) Britain
    c) Brazil
    d) Belgium

    2) Name the cricketer who was named the Wisden's Leading Cricketer in the World for the year 2015.


    a) Brendon McCullum
    b) Kumar Sangakkara
    c) Kane Williamson
    d) Virat Kohli

    3) According the World Bank’s annual report Migration and Development Brief, which country was the largest remittance recipient in 2015?

    a) India
    b) China
    c) United States
    d) France

    4) What was the theme of the World Health Day 2016 observed globally on 7 April 2016?

    a) Safe Blood starts with me
    b) Vector-borne diseases: small bite, big threat
    c) Food Safety
    d) Halt the rise: beat diabetes

    5) Which organisation recently launched its first Uridashi Masala bonds to promote private sector development in India?

    a) Asian Development Bank
    b) BRICS Bank
    c) International Monetary Fund
    d) International Finance Corporation

    6) Which bank recently became the first bank to commence the sale of Indian Gold Coin in the domestic market?    

    a) Punjab and Sind Bank
    b) Indian Overseas Bank
    c) Bank of India
    d) Canara Bank

    7) Identify the one which is NOT a monetary tool of the RBI.

    a) Call Money
    b) Repo Rate
    c) Reverse repo rate
    d) Cash Reserve ratio

    8) Identify the bill that was passed by Lok Sabha, to ensure time-bound settlement and create a unified data base of serial defaulters.    

    a) The Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2016
    b) The Consumer Protection Bill, 2015
    c) The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2015
    d) None of these

    9) The SBI proposed to merge which public sector bank with itself along with its 5 associate banks?

    a) Bharatiya Mahila Bank    
    b) Andhra Bank
    c) Bank of Baroda
    d) Union Bank of India

    10) Which bank launched the SmartUp platform to offer banking and payment solutions to start-ups?    

    a) ICICI Bank
    b) HDFC Bank
    c) State Bank of India
    d) Axis Bank

    11) Saudi-based Islamic Development Bank (IDB) recently announced to open its first branch in India in which state?

    a) Gujarat
    b) Maharashtra
    c) Haryana
    d) Kerala

    12) The maximum sum assured under EPFO insurance scheme has been increased from 3.6 lakh rupees to

    a) 5 lakh rupees
    b) 6 lakh rupees
    c) 7 lakh rupees
    d) 7.5 lakh rupees

    13) Reserve Bank of India (RBI) recently released the Draft Directions for NBFC - Account Aggregator. As per it, what is the Net Owned Fund of a NBFC-Account Aggregator?    

    a) 2 crore rupees
    b) 3 crore rupees
    c) 4 crore rupees
    d) 5 crore rupees

    14) What is the name of the proposed long distance superfast train, which will be introduced for unreserved passengers?

    a) Anandoya Express
    b) Antyodaya Express
    c) Anand Express
    d) None of the above

    15) The book titled Ace Against Odds is the autobiography of-

    a) Saina Nehwal
    b) Mary Kom
    c) Sania Mirza
    d) Chnada Kochhar

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