Monday, 6 February 2017


SBI PO Prelims 2016 Exam:Cutoff

SBI PO Prelims 2016 Exam: Cutoff

The cutoff  was applied on 2 stages –
1. Sectional Cutoff– You need to qualify each section of the exam, if you fail to clear the cutoff of any of the sections, you will be out of the competition.
2. Overall Cutoff– Also, you have to clear overall cutoff of the written exam, if you manage to clear the sectional cutoff of each section but fail to clear the overall cutoff, then also you will be out of the competition.
Below we are sharing sectional & overall cutoff of the SBI PO Prelims 2016 Exam, which will give you clear idea about the level of the exam –
Sectional & Overall Cutoff –
SBI PO Pre Cutoff
Overall Cutoff –
1. Gen– 47.50
2. OBC– 44.50
3. SC 38.75
4. ST– 29.25
5. OH– 36.00
6. VH– 37.00
7. HI – 15.75

SBI PO 2017 NOTIFICATION OUT.............

Good news to all banking aspirants,
SBI released po notification 2017 with 2626 POSTS


In each of the following questions, a word has been used in sentences in four different ways. Choose the option corresponding to the sentence in which the usage of the word is INCORRECT or INAPPROPRIATE.
  1. Remove
    1) weeds have to be removed and a good general weedkiller applied
    2) police searched his flat, removing fifteen bags of clothing
    3) chlorine is removed to the water to kill bacteria
    4) in the bathroom, Sheila soon removed the mud
    5) None of the above
  2. Confront
    1) the real problems that confront ordinary citizens
    2) 300 policemen confronted an equal number of union supporters
    3) they’ve got to learn to confront their own problems
    4) the new government was confronted with many profound difficulties
    5) None of the above
  3. Safety
    1) they should leave for their own safety
    2) she is still driving too fast for the safety of local residents
    3) the safety of medicines
    4) the questions are arranged in order of safty
    5) None of the above


Q1. Which of the following is the Regulator of the credit rating agencies in India?
(a) RBI
(b) SBI
(d) SEBI
(e) None of the given options is true

Q2. The logo of Bank of Baroda is known as?
(a) Sun of Bank of Baroda
(b) Baroda sun
(c) Bank of Baroda’s Rays 
(d) Sunlight of Bank of Baroda 
(e) None of the given options is true

Q3. One of the major challenges banking industries is facing these days is money laundering. Which of the following acts/norms are launched by the banks to prevent money laundering in general?
(a) Know your customer norms
(b) Banking Regulation Act
(c) Negotiable Instruments Act 
(d) All of the above
(e) None of the given options is true

Q4. Lots of Banks in India these days are offering M-Banking Facility to their customers. What is ‘M’ in ‘M-Banking?
(a) Money 
(b) Marginal 
(c) Message 
(d) Mobile
(e) None of the given options is true

Q5. In India, which of the following agency is responsible for announcing the Foreign Trade Policy?
(a) RBI
(b) EXIM-Bank 
(c) Foreign Ministry 
(d) Ministry of Commerce and Industry
(e) None of the given options is true

Q6. Many a time we read a term MSS in relation to banking transactions. What is the full form of MSS?
(a) Money Stabilization Scheme 
(b) Market Stabilisation Scheme
(c) Maturity and Standardisation Service 
(d) Money Stabilization Service
(e) None of the given options is true 


Q1. Twenty-four men can complete a work in sixteen days. Thirty-two women can complete the same work in twenty-four days. Sixteen men and sixteen women started working and worked for twelve days. How many more men are to be added to complete the remaining work in 2 days?
(a) 16
(b) 24
(c) 36
(d) 48
(e) None of these

Q2. 12 men can complete a piece of work in 4 days, while 15 women can complete the same work in 4 days. 6 men start working on the job and after working for 2 days, all of them stopped working. How many women should be put on the job to complete the remaining work, if it is to be completed in 3 days?
(a) 15
(b) 18
(c) 22
(d) Data inadequate
(e) None of these

Q3. Seven men can complete a work in 12 days. They started the work and after 5 days, two men left. In how many days will the work be completed by the remaining men?
(a) 5
(b) 6
(c) 7
(d) 8
(e) None of these

Q4. Twenty women can do a work in sixteen days. Sixteen men can complete the same work in 15 days. What is the ratio between the capacity of a man and a woman?


Q(1 –5) Study the information below and answer the following question: –
In a certain code language,
‘Thin paper neatly folded’ is written as @D6, %R5, !N4, ?Y6
‘Four people from USA’ is written as @M4, %E6, #A3, @R4
‘Urban development programme launched’ is written as % E9, *T11, #N5 &D8
‘Dhaya likes forties hero’ is written as @E7, &E5, *A5, $O4


I. Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions
Ten students namely viz A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I and J of ten different colleges but not necessarily in the same order have seminar on five different days starting from Monday to Friday of the same week. Each student have seminar at two different time slots, i.e 10.00 AM and 3 P.M
I has a seminar on Tuesday at 10.00 A.M. The number of people who have seminar between G and D is same as the number of people who have seminar between C and H. B has a seminar immediately before I. I does not have seminar on any of the days before G. The one who has seminar at 10.00 A.M immediately before J. H does not has seminar at 3 P.M D has a seminar immediately after the day of one who has seminar on Monday. F does not have seminar at 3 P.M. D does not has seminar on any one of the days after E. Only three people have seminar between G and E. Neither E nor G does not have seminar on Friday. Only two people have seminar between F and J. F does not have seminar on any of the days after H.