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SBI Probationary Officer Exam Solved Question Paper - 2014

  • Question 21 :
  • A non-performing asset is ......

  • AMoney at call and short notice
  • BAn asset that ceases to generate income
  • CCash balance in account
  • DCash balance with RBI
  • EBalance with other banks
  • Question 48 :
  • Value added services means :

  • ALow cost products
  • BHigh cost products
  • CAt par services
  • DAdditional services for the same cost
  • EGiving discounts
  • Question 57 :
  • Which of the following is I's favourite subject

  • AHistory
  • BCivics
  • CMarathi
  • DEither English or Hindi
  • EEither English or Marathi
  • Explanation:

    Students Standard Subject
    A 5TH Maths
    B 7TH English/Hindi
    C 5TH Marathi
    D 6TH Economics
    E 6TH Civics
    G 7TH English/Hindi
    I 7TH History

  • Question 59 :
  • Which of the following is definitely correct

  • AI and Hindi
  • BG and English
  • CC and Marathi
  • DB and Hindi
  • EE and Economics
  • Explanation:

    Students Standard Subject
    A 5TH Maths
    B 7TH English/Hindi
    C 5TH Marathi
    D 6TH Economics
    E 6TH Civics
    G 7TH English/Hindi
    I 7TH History

  • Question 60 :
  • Which of the following subjects does G like

  • AEither Maths or Marathi
  • BEither Hindi or English
  • CEither Hindi or Civics
  • DEither Hindi or Marathi
  • EEither Civics or Economics
  • Explanation:

    Students Standard Subject
    A 5TH Maths
    B 7TH English/Hindi
    C 5TH Marathi
    D 6TH Economics
    E 6TH Civics
    G 7TH English/Hindi
    I 7TH History

  • Question 62 :
  • What is the code for 'supply' in the given code language

  • Aonly ta
  • Bonly mo
  • CEither pa or mo
  • Donly pa
  • EEither mo or ta
  • Explanation:

     Word  eco. money  demand  supply  makes  and  is   not  only  part 
    Code   ka la  mo/ta  mo/ta  zi  pa  ho/ga  ho/ga  ne/ki  ne/ki 

  • Question 68 :
  • Which of the following is step III of the given input

  • Aproud 72 girl 48 family 32 beautiful 17 55 97 rich 61 nice life
  • Blife 55 girl 48 family 32 beautiful 17 proud 97 rich 61 72
  • Cgirl 48 family 32 beautiful 17 proud 55 97 rich 61 72 nice life
  • Dfamily 32 beautiful 17 proud girl 48 55 97 rich 61 72 nice life
  • Egirl 48 life 55 family 32 beautiful 17 proud 97 rich 61 72 nice
  • Question 89 :
  • Which of the following can be a strong argument in favour of retail store owners

  • AOnline shopping portals offer a great deal of discounts which retail stores offer only during the sale season.
  • BOne can compare a variety of products online which cannot be done at retail stores
  • CMany online shopping portals offer the 'cash on delivery' feature which is for those who are sceptical about online payments
  • DMany consumers prefer shopping at retail stores which are nearer to their houses
  • EIn online shopping the customer may be deceived as he cannot touch the product he is paying for.
  • Question 141 :
  • What is the average number of petrol engine cars in all the states together

  • A86.75
  • B89.25
  • C89.75
  • D86.25
  • E88.75
  • Explanation:

    Number of petrol engine cars in state-1

    =700×14/100×4/7=56

    Number of petrol engine cars in state-2

    =700×28/100×9/14=126

    Number of petrol engine cars in state-3

    =700×32/100×3/8=84

    Number of petrol engine cars in state-4

    700×26/100×1/2=91

    Required average = 56+126+84+91/4 = 89.25

  • Question 148 :
  • Which of the following facts is true as per the passage

  • APeople from rural areas have high perceived value of banking services
  • BCost is not a valid criterion for technological package selection for financial inclusion initiatives
  • CThe inclusion segment is a singular impoverished, undifferentiated mass
  • DThe branch timings of banks generally do not coincide with the off-work hours of the labour class in urban markets
  • EAll the given statements are true
  • Question 150 :
  • According to the passage, for which of the following reason is the viability of financial inclusion under question

  • AThe banks always prefer the cheapest package (to cut cost) while making a choice of technology to be used
  • BThe Business Correspondent Agents are highly demotivated to pursue their activity as a full-time job
  • CThe investments made by banks and its delivery partners are not yielding equal amount of returns
  • DThe banks do not have adequate number of delivery partners required to tap the unbanked market
  • EThe banks do not have adequate manpower to explore the diversity of the unbanked market and thereby identify the right target customers for various programs
  • Question 154 :
  • MULTITUDE

  • AImpoverished
  • BHandful
  • CAcknowledged
  • DPlenty
  • ESolitude
  • Question 155 :
  • UBIQUITOUS

  • AQuintessential
  • BPopular
  • COmnipresent
  • DSimplified
  • EAbnormal
  • Question 156 :
  • DORMANT

  • AEmaciated
  • BPertinent
  • CCornered
  • DRejected
  • EActive
  • Question 157 :
  • DELAYED

  • APerturbed
  • BPopularised
  • CExpedited
  • DStabilised
  • ERepressed
  • Question 158 :
  • /(1)/(2) /3 (4) 

  • AThere cannot be any situation where
  • Bsomebody makes money in an asset
  • Clocated in India and does not pay tax
  • Deither to India or to the country of his origin.
  • ENo error
  • Explanation:

    Use "on" in place of "in"

  • Question 160 :
  • Which of the following is not true about BYOD

  • ABYOD enables employees to access enterprise network
  • BDue to evolution of BYOD trend the 9 am - 5 pm model of working solely from office has become outdated
  • CRecent research has confirmed that BYOD boosts organisational productivity
  • DThe concept of cloud computing facilities the BYOD trend
  • EAll the given facts are true
  • Explanation:

    According to the 1st paragraph of the passage it has been stated that the survey findings reveal that for financial organizations, the decision to embrace BYOD is extremely dangerous.

  • Question 161 :
  • According to the passage, why would the decision to embrace BYOD prove dangerous to smaller financial business

  • ATheir employees have poor knowledge about their devices which in turn pose a threat to the confidential data of the organisation
  • BTheir employees are more vulnerable to misplacement of devices
  • CThey may lack nature IT strategies and policies required to protect confidential data
  • DThey cannot afford to deal with damage liability issues of employee-owned devices
  • ETheir employees have a tendency to change jobs frequently
  • Explanation:

    According to the passage the decision to embrace BYOD would prove dangerous to smaller financial businesses because they may lack mature IT strategies and policies required to protect confidential data.

  • Question 163 :
  • According to the findings of the survey conducted by Fortinet, why do majority of employees prefer using their own devices for work purpose

  • AAs they often find that the devices provided by the company lack quality
  • BAs they have access to their favourite applications while working
  • CAs majority of them believe that output doubles when they use their own devices for work purpose
  • DAs handling data from their own devices reinforces their sense of responsibility
  • EAs it helps them create a brand of their own
  • Explanation:

    According to the passage, the survey conducted by Fortinet shows that majority of employees prefer their own devices for work purposes as they have access to their favourite applications while working.

  • Question 165 :
  • HERALDED

  • ASuspected
  • BPublicised
  • CDragged
  • DObjective
  • EBenefit
  • Question 166 :
  • OUTWEIGH

  • AControl
  • BVenture
  • CPerish
  • DDetermine
  • ESurpass
  • Question 167 :
  • EMBRACE

  • AContradict
  • BDisobey
  • CCurtail
  • DReject
  • EObscure
  • Question 168 :
  • SUBVERSION

  • ACompliance
  • BSanity
  • CPopularity
  • DDestablisation
  • EClarity
  • Question 169 :
  • QST # 171

  • AThere cannot be any situation where
  • Bsomebody makes money in an asset
  • Clocated in India and does not pay tax
  • Deither to India or to the country of his origin.
  • ENo error
  • Question 170 :
  • QST # 172

  • AIndia has entered a downward spiral
  • Bwhere the organised, productive
  • Cand law abide sectors are subject to
  • Dsavage amounts of multiple taxes.
  • ENo error
  • Question 171 :
  • QST # 173 

  • AThe bank may have followed
  • Ban aggressive monetary tightening policy
  • Cbut its stated aim of
  • Dcurbing inflation have not been achieved
  • ENo error
  • Question 172 :
  • QST # 174

  • AEqual opportunities for advancement
  • Bacross the length and breadth
  • Cof an organisation will
  • Dkeep many problems away.
  • ENo error
  • Question 173 :
  • QST # 175

  • AA customised data science degree
  • Bis yet to become
  • Ca standard programme
  • Dto India's premier educational institutes
  • ENo error
  • Question 183 :
  • QST # 186

  • Astimuli
  • Bconducive
  • Cincentive
  • Dfacilitated
  • Eimpetus
  • Question 184 :
  • QST # 187

  • Aobjective
  • Bcontroversy
  • Cdoubt
  • Dquestion
  • Einference
  • Question 185 :
  • QST # 188

  • Acannot
  • Bpossibly
  • Cshould
  • Dnever
  • Emust
  • Question 186 :
  • QST # 189

  • Anecessary
  • Bapply
  • Cneed
  • Dconsider
  • Erequires
  • Question 187 :
  • QST # 190

  • Aquantity
  • Badvantages
  • Cincrease
  • Dchaos
  • Egrowth
  • Question 188 :
  • QST # 191

  • Achallenges
  • Bpraises
  • Cfavour
  • Dleverage
  • Eesteem
  • Question 189 :
  • QST # 192

  • Ablessed
  • Benjoys
  • Cendows
  • Dprevails
  • Eoccurs
  • Question 190 :
  • QST # 193

  • Aaid
  • Bjeopardise
  • Cpromotes
  • Dendure
  • Ecater
  • Question 191 :
  • QST # 194

  • Aacute
  • Butilising
  • Crestricting
  • Dinspiring
  • Eincreased
  • Question 192 :
  • QST # 195

  • Aboth
  • Bbesides
  • Ccombining
  • Dparticipating
  • Ealso
  • Question 198 :
  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D
  • E
  • Question 199 :
  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D
  • E
  • Question 200 :
  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D
  • E
  • Question 201 :
  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D
  • E
  • Question 202 :
  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D
  • E