How was your SBI associate PO exam (29-Nov-2014, Morning Session)

Dear readers, please share your exam experience for SBI Associate PO 2014 - 29 November 2014 (Morning Session).

How was the paper - easy/medium/difficult. How many questions did you attempt in each section and overall.

Also, share the GK,marketing and computer Questions asked in today's exam.

SBI PO Final Result Out

State Bank of India has declared final result for the recruitment of Probationary Officers for which written test was conducted in June/July 2014.

Daily GK update 28th November 2014

1.    RBI issues final norms for payment, small banks; Floor capital set at Rs 100 crore
i. The Reserve Bank of India has issued final norms for payment banks and small finance banks that would allow mobile firms and supermarket chains, among others, to enter the banking arena to cater to individuals and small businesses. The move aims at deepening financial inclusion and boost saving habits. 

English Quiz

Directions: (101 – 106): Read the following passage carefully and answers the questions given below it. Certain words are given in bold to help you locate them while answering some of the questions.

Just when I think I have learned that way to live, life changes and I am left the same as I began. The more things change, the more I am the same. It appears that my life is a constant irony of maturity and regression, but my sense of progress is based on the illusion that things out there are going to remain the same and that, at last, I have gained a little control but there will never be means to ends, only means.  And I am means I am what I started with and when it is all over I will be all that is left of me. If there is a me that causes and struggles and a me that winks and walks in peace, do I have a choice of selves?

Mixed Quiz

1. When a bank adjusts a loan from a deposit of the same name and the same capacity in the same bank, it is called:
1) Right to lien
2) Right to adjustment
3) Right to set off
4) Right to appropriation
5) None of these

Reasoning Quiz - II

Directions (1-5) : Each of the questions below consists of a question and two statements numbered I and II  given below it. You have to decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the question. Read both the statements and —  

Give answer
(1) if the data in Statement. I alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in Statement II alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
(2) if the data in Statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in Statement I alone are not sufficient to answer the question.

Reasoning Quiz

1. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
(1) 4
(2) 9
(3) 16
(4) 25
(5) 49

Hardwork & Dedication

It all started being a failure.

Learning for him wasn't that easy as it might have been for others. Being of not even a middle class family, he was studying MCA;studying on a loan, though. Days were depressing for why he made himself enrolled in this computer field. The last semester of his studies, having dozens of companies already visited to his college, and yet not a single on-campus selection—it made him realize computers had never made an impression upon him.He wasn't even that bright a student to be offered a job. Neither were some of his batch mates. So they all decided to study for the trending bank exams side by side.

Quant Quiz

Directions (1 - 5): Study the following  graph and answer the questions given below.
Number of Candidates Appeared, Qualified and Scheduled in a Competitive Examination from Five States Bihar, W.B, M.P, Gujraat and Punjab Over the Years 2007 to 2011

Daily GK update 27th November 2014

1.    18th SAARC Summit concluded, Next Summit will be held in Islamabad in 2016
i. With the issuing of Kathamandu Declaration, the 18th SAARC Summit concludes at Kathamandu, this evening. Chairperson of the Summit and Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala declared the Summit closed.

English Quiz

Directions (1-6): In each of the following questions a short passage is given with one of the lines in the passage missing and represented by a blank. Select the best out of the five answer choices given, to make the passage complete and coherent.

1. The new game is the competition for control of the world’s few remaining big oil fields. Global oil production will probably peak in 2010-15 and for the last 40 years new annual discoveries of oil have been far short of the increase in annual demand. The end of ‘big oil’ is in sight, and with it the oil-powered civilization we have all grown accustomed to (………………………)

Quant Quiz

1. The sum of four consecutive even numbers is 260. What would be the smallest number?
(1) 60           
(2) 64           
(3) 62           
(4) 66           
(5) 70

English Quiz

Directions: (1-5): Below is given a single word with options to its meaning in different contexts. You have to select all those options which are synonyms of the word when the context is changed. Select the correct alternative from (A), (B), (C) and (D) which represents all those synonyms.
1. CHANGE

(A) Coins
(B) Dress up
(C) Transcend
(D) New

Mixed Quiz

1. In modern day marketing, the benefits of selling extend to.............
(1) Only products and services
(2) Only after sales services
(3) Lifelong relationship with the buyer
(4) All of the above
(5) None of the above

GK Power Capsule (The Hindu Review): November 2014

Dear readers, please find below the GK & Current Affairs Power Capsule for the month of November 2014. This capsule has been prepared by Career Power Institute, Delhi keeping in mind the upcoming exams of IBPS Clerk.

Reasoning Quiz

Directions (1–5): Read the following passage carefully and answers the questions given below it—

Eight friends J, K, L, M, N, P, R and S like  different movies  – A , B, C, D, E, F, G and H. All of them are seated around a square  table (two on each side) facing the centre.
L sits third to the right of K. K likes C. R is sitting second to the left of P. P is not an immediate neighbour of L or K. The one who likes A in an immediate neighbour of P. Three people sit between K and the person who likes F.

Daily GK update 26th November 2014

1.    China beats India in November FII inflows: HSBC
i. Foreign institutional investors warmed up to Asian equities in November as the region recorded net inflows of $5.3 billion, out of which India attracted $1.4 billion, says a report by HSBC.

Sarva Haryana Gramin Bank Recruitment 2014

Dear candidates,

Sarva Haryana Gramin Bank invites applications for the post of Officer in Junior Management (Scale I) Cadre and Office Assistant (Multipurpose) from Indian citizens who have been declared qualified at the Online CWE-III for RRBs conducted by IBPS during September 2014.


Sponsor by Punjab National Bank

Pragathi Krishna Gramin Bank Recruitment 2014

Dear candidates,

Pragathi Krishna Gramin Bank invites applications from Indian citizens, for the post of Officer in Junior Management (Scale I) Cadre and Office Assistant (Multipurpose) from Indian citizens who have been declared qualified at the Online CWE III for RRBs conducted by IBPS during September/ October 2014.

English Quiz

Directions (1- 5): Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them:

(A) If the effect is real it will have a big effect on cosmology and space navigation. 

(B) If could rewrite the laws of physics. 

(C) A space probe launched 30 years ago has come under the influence of a force, baffling the scientists.