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Hello Aspirants, as we know that today was first day of sbi PO prelims exam. So we are providing Memory Based questions asked in SBI PO exam pattern held on 1st July 2018. Here we will are providing you the section-wise Memory Based Questions. We are updating one by one all the questions stay tuned and book mark this page.

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis & Review 2018 1st July (All Shifts)

SBI PO Questions Asked on 1st July 2018 1st Shift Prelims Exam

#1 SBI PO English Questions Asked on 1st July Paper

  • The passage is based on – Japan Old problems & Economy. 

Reading Comprehension – Passage asked in SBI PO 1st shift 

According to the diaper maker Unicharm, in Japan, adult diapers now outsell baby diapers. That’s because a quarter of the country’s population is 65 or older. By 2060, that proportion will hit 40 per cent.
What adjustments have to be made when so many people grow old simultaneously? To take one example, after a recent surge in accidents involving older drivers, the government began testing the Robot Shuttle, an autonomous bus intended for use in rural areas, where Japan’s shrinking pains have hurt the most. Other tweaks include slowing down escalators and equipping shopping carts with magnifying glasses.
It’s long been observed that Japan’s ageing doesn’t bode well for its economy. Lots of old people mean a financial drain on both the private and public sectors, as health-care and pension costs skyrocket and productivity declines. But the news isn’t all bad: Amid this elder boom, a new, 100 trillion yen ($800 billion) consumer category has emerged, known as “the silver market.”
Millions of Japanese seniors who have long been saving for retirement find themselves at the centre of a commercial bonanza. The products vying for their attention range from Docomo’s Raku-Raku 4, a smartphone that’s “easier to hear” and also has jumbo screen icons, to Fujisoft’s Palro, a $6,000 “carebot” that combats dementia through trivia games and fitness drills. Even video-game arcades, long a bastion of youth, are wooing golden-agers with benches for resting; arcade staffers are encouraged to get certified as senior-friendly “service assistants.”

The most intriguing product, though, may be engay food. Engay is Japanese for “swallowing,” something that can become increasingly difficult as people age: More Japanese now die each year from choking than in traffic accidents.
Instead of settling for, say, a cup of Ensure-brand pudding, throw some cooked salmon in a blender. Then, with a little help from modern chemistry, mold the resulting pink puree back into the shape of a fillet, and add “grill” marks with a propane torch. Presto: salmon that looks like it was plated in a restaurant and almost tastes that way, minus the flaky texture.
The thing that makes this culinary alchemy possible is a gelling agent called Softia G, one of many nutritional-therapy products from Japan’s Nutri Co. Softia G allows cooks to reshape pureed food into something resembling its original form, but with a texture that goes down easy. Almost any dish can get the engay treatment, from dumplings to mochi cakes. The technique has been widely featured on cooking blogs and has given rise to its own cookbook and cooking contest. Even the fancy Hotel New Otani Osaka now uses it to prepare meals for geriatric guests.
Nutri hopes to bring engay food to the rest of the world, though it’s not clear how the rest of the world would respond. “This is gorgeous stuff, but you have to be practical,” says Howard Rosenberg, the director of food services at the Resort Nursing Home in Queens, New York. “Putting a glaze on salmon with a blowtorch … You can’t have an open flame in a nursing facility.”
The contrast between the American and Japanese approaches to food is stark. “It’s a difference of cultures,” explains Koichi Yanagisawa, a marketing executive for Nutri. America serves its eldest residents mush; Japan serves them salmon à la torche.


  • Antonym of ‘HURT’
  • Synonym of ‘Drain’

Sentence Starters

#2 SBI PO Quant Question Asked in 1st July Paper

  • Number Series Asked in SBI PO Prelims 2018 ( 1st Shift)

    Find Wrong number

    1. 59, 60, 61, 64, 79, 185, 1129

    Sol –  185 wrong- take difference..1,1,3,15,106,944 (×1,×3,×5,×7,×9)

    2). 26,27,34,58,106,186,306

    Sol – 27 wrong- same take difference

    3) 330,80,280,120,250,130,240

    Sol – 130 wrong

    Qs. 4) 1, 3, 9, 31, 129, 652, 3913

    Ans – 653

    Qs. 5) 291, 147, 75, 39, 22, 12, 7.5

    Ans – 22

  • Number series Asked in Second ShiftFind missing number
    1. 7 __ 7, 17, 63, 309 
    2. 17, 22, 39, 76, 141, __
    3. 14, 526, 183, 399, 274, __

    Sol –

    1) 7*1-2=5,5*2-3=7,7*3-4=17,17*4-5=63,63*5-6=309.
    2) Diff-22-17=5,39-22=17,76-39=37,141-76=65
    3) Diff-512 343 216 125 64

    Number Series (Asked in Third Shift)

    Qs 1. 11,  5,  4,  4.5,  7, 14,  42

    Qs 2. 

SBI PO Quadratic Questions asked in 2nd Shift (1st July):
1 ) 3×2-13x+12 = 0
    2y2-13y+21 = 0
2 ) x2+4x+45 = 0
     y2+8y+15 = 0
3 ) x2 = 64
      y2 = 144

Miscellaneous Questions (Asked in First Shift)

1. Sum of ages of A and B is 88, 8 years ago. The age of A 18 years ago and age of B 6 years ago is same. What is the age of A after 2 years?

Sol – 

B..consider xx
Solve x=46

Age of A two years from now…so 58+2=60 years

Partnership Qs –

Sample Questions –

3 partners – A, B, and C – invested in a business through different means – cash capital, land assets and equity certificates. Cash invested by the 3 were in the proportion 2:3:7 respectively; land assets were invested in the ratio 4:3:5 respectively; and equity certificates were invested in proportion 1:5:4 respectively.

Qs 1) If total cash investment was Rs. 42 lakhs, total land worth invested was Rs. 93 lakhs, the total value of equity certificates was Rs. 65 lakhs and all invested for the same time, then what will be profit share of ‘A’ if the total profit at the end of 1st cycle is Rs. 1.5 crores?

Qs 2) In the next cycle the investments made were doubled but in the same proportion as in the previous cycle. However, the period they were invested in changed for this cycle. A invested for 10 months, B invested for 2.5 years and C invested for 20 months. What is C’s approximate profit share if the total profit this time was Rs.3 crores?

Partnership Qs -(Third Shift)

Q:- A, B, C investment is in the ratio of 7:2: 5 and the time for their investment is in the ratio of 6:11: 2. The total profit is 18500 ₹.Then find the Difference between A’s profit and (B+C) profit?
Ans:- 2500₹

Percentage Qs (Third Shift)

Qs – A gives 1/3 of his monthly income to his mother and 60 % of the remaining in fd and remaining of them she buys a watch .the difference between fd and watch is 5400₹ .Then find his monthly income?

Assume 300 income
Emi -400*3/5=240
Remaining watch=400-240=160
Value of 80 is 5400 and value of 300 is 5400/80*300=40500
ANS:- 40500

Boats & Streams (Third Shift)

Qs – Upstream speed is 6km/hr less than the downstream stream. The speed of the boat is 21km/hr. Then find the time to cover the distance of 108 km in upword and downword?

Ans- 10:30 hr

Data Interpretation Qs (Third Shift) Sample Qs

Study the following graph carefully and answer the questions that follow:

Percentage of students studying in various disciplines in University.

Total number of students = 4800

Discipline Male: Female
Economics 3:4
Computer 5:3
Commerce 5:7
Arts 1:2
Science 3:5
Eng. 5:4
Management 6:3

Question 1. How many male students are studying Science?

  1. 691   
  2. 720  
  3. 432  
  4. 240  
  5. None of these

Question 2. What is the ratio between the number of students studying Computers and Commerce respectively?

  1. 4:11 
  2. 9:11 
  3. 11:9 
  4. 11:12 
  5. None of these

Question 3. What is the total number of male students studying Commerce and Economics?

  1. 516   
  2. 640   
  3. 584   
  4. 560   
  5. None of these

Data Interpretation Qs (Second Shift) Sample Qs

Directions: Five different companies A, B, C, D and E make two items I and II. The total number of items produced by these five companies is 80 thousand. The cost of production of each item is Rs 5000. The distribution of the total production by these companies is given in the following pie-chart and the table shows the ratio of production of Item I to that of Item II and the percentage profit earned by these companies on each of these items.

Question 1: What is the profit earned by Company C on Item II?

[1] Rs 57.6 lakhs
[2] Rs 55.4 lakhs
[3] Rs 56.8 lakhs
[4] Rs 54 lakhs
[5] None of these

Question 2: What is the total cost of production of Item I by companies A and B together?

[1] Rs 5 crores
[2] Rs 6 crores
[3] Rs 8 crores
[4] Rs 9 crores
[5] None of these

Sol (1)

Number of items produced by company C = [72/360]*80000 = X
Cost of production = X*5000 = Y
Cost of production of Item II = [3/5]*Y = Z
Percent profit earned on Item II = 12% of Z = [12/100]*Z
= [3/5]*[12/100]*Y = 5000*[3/5]*[12/100]*X
= [72/360]*80000*[3/5]*5000*[12/100] = 5760000 = 57.6

Answer [1] is correct.

Sol (2)

Cost of producing Item I of company A = [90/360]*80000*[2/5]*5000
Cost of producing Item I of company B = [108/360]*80000*[1/3]*5000
Total = 80000*5000*[(90/360)*(2/5) + (108/360)*(1/3)] = 80000*5000*[1/5] = 8 crores.
Answer [3] is correct.

#3 SBI PO Reasoning Question Asked in 1st July Paper

  • Box Based Puzzle, 6 Variable
  • Month Based Puzzle
  • Linear arrangement, North-South, 7 Variable

Blood Relation (Second Shift)

 G is the only sister Of H. A is the only son of H. B and D are the sibling of A. A is married to the daughter of P. And G is unmarried.
Q1) If S is married to P, then how is related to A?
Q2) How is D related to C?

Alphanumeric Series (Second Shift)

Find the next pair 

Qs – BX-7,DV-14,FT – 28, HR-56,………..??

Ans – JP-112

Coding Decoding (Second Shift)

Sample Qs

CAT DONKEY FAN EARTH’ is written as “*1@7, !1&9,~1@1 , #0%3”
‘COW DULL FOREST ELBOW’ is written as “*2@0, #1%8, !0^8, ~1&4”
‘CAN DOORS FOUR ELEVEN’ is written as “~1^4, !1%4, *1@1, #0&8”

  • Box Based Puzzle, 6 Variable
  • Month Based Puzzle
  • Linear arrangement, North-South, 7 Variable

Q. 1: Plate F And B are grater than Plate A. Plate C is greater than A but smaller than A. D is not smaller. Given 3rd largest is having 132 cm. Smallest plate is 69 cm.
a) What is the value of Plate C.
b) Which one is the largest Plate.

Q. 2: G is the only sister Of H. A is only son of H. B and D are sibling of A. A is married to the daughter of P. And G is unmarried.
a) If S is married to P, how s is related is related to A.
b) How D is related to G.

Puzzles & Seating Arrangement:
Seven friends – P, XI SIN PING, R, S, T, U and V – are sitting in a straight line with equal distance between each other, but not necessarily in the same order. Some of them are facing north and some are facing south.

Only two friends are sitting to the left of V. Only two friends sit between V and XI SIN PING. P sits second to the left of XI SIN PING. The immediate neighbors of P face opposite directions. Only one person sits between P and R. U sits third to the left of R. S is not an immediate neighbor of XI SIN PING. Both the immediate neighbors of R face the same direction. P faces the same direction as R. T faces north. XI SIN PING sits on the immediate left of T.

Q. There are three types of ball in a bag 6 blue balls, X red balls and 10 green balls. the probablity of getting a red ball is 1/3. find the total number of red and blue balls??



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