SBI PO New Pattern Based Questions Exercise 8


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New Pattern English Quiz for SBI PO

Directions (1-15): In the following passage, some of the words have been left out, each of which is indicated by a number and a word is given for each blank. If the given word is correct then choose appropriate option (E) as correct answer, otherwise find the suitable word from the options given against each number and fill up the blanks with appropriate words to make the paragraph meaningfully complete.

WHAT is the sum of ……1……(physical) science? Compared with the ……2………… (commercial) universe and with ……3……(conceivable) time, not to speak of infinity and eternity, it is the observation of a mere ……4…… (pointless), the experience of an ……5…… (instant). Are we ……6…… (quarantine) in founding anything upon such data, except that which we are obliged to found upon them – the daily rules and processes ……7……(unnecessary) for the natural life of man? We call the discoveries of science ……8……;(sublime) and truly. But the sublimity belongs not to that which they ……9……(conceal) but to that which they suggest. And that which they suggest is, that through this material glory and beauty, of which we see a little and imagine more, there speaks to us a being whose nature is akin to ours, and who has made our hearts capable of such converse. Astronomy has its practical uses, without which man’s ……10……(intend) would scarcely rouse itself of those speculations; but its greatest result is a ……11……(revelation) of immensity pervaded by one informing mind; and this revelation is made by astronomy only in the same sense in which the ……12……(stethoscope) reveals the stars to the eye of the astronomer.
Science finds no law for the thoughts which, with her aid, are ministered to man by the starry skies. Science can ……13……(disapprove) the hues of sunset, but she cannot tell from what urns of pain and ……14……(pleasure) its pensiveness is poured. These things are felt by all men, felt the more in proportion as the mind is higher. They are a part of human nature; and why should they not be as sound a basis for ……15……(philology) as any other part? But if they are, the solid wall of material law melts away, and through the whole order of the material world pours the influence, the personal influence, of a spirit corresponding to our own.

(a) spiritual
(b) materialistic
(c) corporal
(d) disbursal
(e) The given word is correct.

(a) transient
(b) sumptuous
(c) incomplete
(d) comprehensible
(e) The given word is correct.

(a) innuendo
(b) insurmountable
(c) achievable
(d) approachable
(e) The given word is correct.

(a) point
(b) conjecture
(c) context
(d) coincidence
(e) The given word is correct.

(a) intact
(b) constant
(c) contest
(d) command
(e) The given word is correct.

(a) challan
(b) warranted
(c) guaranty
(d) plausible
(e) The given word is correct.

(a) necessary
(b) obligatory
(c) unrequited
(d) dormant
(e) The given word is correct.

(a) unfound
(b) profound
(c) supreme
(d) soliloquy
(e) The given word is correct.

(a) subjective
(b) ill-gotten
(c) reveal
(d) illustration
(e) The given word is correct.

(a) intellect
(b) intrepid
(c) insolent
(d) interpretation
(e) The given word is correct.

(a) uninterested
(b) reflection
(c) remorse
(d) replete
(e) The given word is correct.

(a) sphygmomanometer
(b) seismograph
(c) barometer
(d) telescope
(e) The given word is correct.

(a) disdain
(b) explain
(c) certify
(d) dominate
(e) The given word is correct.

(a) displeasure
(b) wonder
(c) disastrous
(d) supplement
(e) The given word is correct.

(a) dermatology
(b) biology
(c) sociology
(d) philosophy
(e) The given word is correct.

Quant New Pattern SBI PO 2017

Q1. Shubham was conducting an experiment in which the average of 11 observations came to be 90, while the average of first five observations was 87, and that of the last five was 84. What was the measure of the 6th observation? 
(a) 165
(b) 150
(c) 145
(d) 135
(e) 125
Q2. A batsman has a certain average of runs for 12 innings. In the 13th innings he scores 96 runs, thereby increasing his average by 5 runs. What is his average after the 13th innings?  
(a) 64
(b) 48
(c) 36
(d) 72
(e) 89
Q3. There was one mess for 30 boarders in a certain hostel. If the number of boarders was increased by 10, the expenses of the mess increased by Rs. 40 per month, while the average expenditure per head diminished by Rs. 2. Find the original monthly expenses.
(a) Rs. 390
(b) Rs. 360
(c) Rs. 410
(d) Rs. 480
(e) Rs. 450
Q4. The mean monthly salary paid to 75 workers in a factory is Rs. 5680. The mean salary of 25 of them is Rs. 5400 and that of 30 others is Rs. 5700. The mean salary of remaining workers is: 
(a) Rs. 5000
(b) Rs. 7000
(c) Rs. 6000
(d) Rs. 8000
(e) Rs. 9000
Q5. Of the three numbers, the first is twice the second and the second is twice the third. The average of these three numbers is 21. Find the largest number.  
(a) 36
(b) 38
(c) 47
(d) 48
(e) 35
Q6. In a mathematics exam, a student scored 30% marks in the first paper out of a total of 180. How much should he score in the second paper out of a total of 150, if he is to get an overall average of 50%? 
(a) 74%
(b) 76%
(c) 70%
(d) 80%
(e) 75%
Q7. The average marks of a student in 8 subjects is 87. Of these, the highest marks are 2 more than the next in value. If these two subjects are eliminated, the average marks of the remaining subjects is 85. What is highest score? 
(a) 91
(b) 94
(c) 89
(d) 96
(e) 92
Q8. An officer’s pension on retirement from service is equal to half the average salary during last 36 months of his service. His salary from 1 January, 2014 is Rs. 3800 per month with increment of Rs. 400 on 1 October 2014, October 2015 and 1 October, 2016. If he retires on 1 January, 2017, what pension does he draw? 
(a) Rs. 2100
(b) Rs. 2150
(c) Rs. 2200
(d) Rs. 2250
(e) Rs. 2300
Q9. In a one-day cricket match, Virat, Sehwag, Sachin, Dhoni and Yuvraj scored an average of 39 runs. Dhoni scored 7 more than Yuvraj. Yuvraj scored 9 fewer than Virat. Sehwag scored as many as Dhoni and Yuvraj combined; and Sehwag and Sachin together scored 110 runs between them. How many runs did Sachin score? 
(a) 47
(b) 51
(c) 53
(d) 49
(e) 57
Q10. The average of marks obtained by 120 candidates was 35. If the average of the passed candidates was 39 and that of the failed candidates was 15, then the number of those candidates, who passed the examination was:  
(a) 100
(b) 110
(c) 120
(d) 150
(e) 115
Q11. A painter is paid x rupees for painting every 10 metres of a wall and y rupees for painting every extra metre. During a week, he painted 10 metres on Monday, 13 metres on Tuesday, 12 metres on Wednesday, 11 metres on Thursday and 12 metres on Friday. What is average daily earning in rupees for the five day week?  
(a) x + (8/5)y
(b) (5x + 9y)/5
(c) 10x + (8/5)y
(d) 5x + 8y
(e) Cannot be determined
Q12. The average age of a husband and wife was 23 when they were married 5 years ago. The average age of the husband, the wife and a child who was born during the interval, is 20 years now. How old is the child now? 
(a) 9 months
(b) 1 year
(c) 3 years
(d) 4 years
(e) 2 years
Q13. The average marks of a students in 10 papers are 80. If the highest and the lowest scores are not considered, the average is 81. If the highest score is 92, find the lowest?  
(a) 55
(b) 60
(c) 62
(d) 65
(e) Cannot be determined
Q14. The average weight of 45 students in a class was calculated as 36 kg. It was later found that the weight of two students in the class was wrongly calculated. The actual weight of one of the boys in the class was 32 kg., but it was calculated as 34 kg. and the weight of another boy in the class was 45 kg. whereas it was calculated as 40 kg. What is the actual average weight of the 45 students in the class? (Rounded off to two-digits after decimal)
(a) 36.07 kg.
(b) 36.16 kg.
(c) 35.84 kg.
(d) Cannot be determined
(e) None of these
Q15. ‘Mr. Hatim’s total annual gross salary, which was Rs. 10 lakhs per year in 2007, has been reduced by 10% in 2008. In 2007 his family expenditure for food items was 40% of the total annual gross salary. The prices of average food items have increased by 5% between 2007 and 2008. Assuming that the family consumed the same amount of food in 2008, the percentage expenditure on food items, calculated on total annual gross salary in 2008, is approximately:   
(a) 43%
(b) 45%
(c) 47%
(d) 49%
(e) 50%


New Pattern Reasoning Questions for SBI PO Prelims 2017

Directions (1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions:
There are five friends who study in Delhi Universiy. All of them belongs to five different cities.The name of five friends are Shubhi, Manoj, Anuj, Ranjana, and Neelam but not necessarily in the same order. And the five different cities name from where they hail are Agra,Varanasi,Kanpur,Delhi, Noida but not necessarily in the same order. They are experts in five different fields (i.e) teaching, music, medical, Software engineering and fashion designing but not necessarily in same order.And all of them living in Hostel allotted by the University. The hostel has five different floors numbered one to five(ground floor is 1 and so on).Neelam is living on the even number floor.The person who is from Varanasi also living on even number floor but above the floor on which the person who is from Noida.Ranjana is living on the top floor.There is agap of one floor between the person who is from Agra and Kanpur. Manoj is not from Varanasi. The doctor is either from Delhi or Agra.Neelam is from Noida.Ranjana is in musical activity.Anuj and Neelam are Doctor and fashion designer but not necessarily in same order. The person who is expert in music belongs to Agra. The teacher is not from Varanasi.
Q1.Manoj is living on which floor?
(a) First
(b) Second
(c) Third
(d) Fourth
(e) None of these
Q2.Which of the combination is true?
(a) Shubhi-Varanasi-Teacher
(b) Manoj-Kanpur-Software Eng.
(c) Manoj-Kanpur-Teacher
(d) Anuj-Noida-Doctor
(e) None of these
Q3.There is agap of how many floors between the person who is expert in Teacher and Software Eng. ?
(a) One
(b) Two
(c) Three
(d) Four
(e) None of these
Q4. Who is asoftware engineer?
(a) Manoj
(b) Shubhi
(c) Anuj
(d) Ranjana
(e) None of these
Q5. Who is anexpert in fashion designing?
(a) Ranjana
(b) Neelam
(c) Anuj
(d) Manoj
(e) None of these
Directions (6-10): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions:
A group of eight friends – A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H – are sitting in a straight line facing north. Each of them has different professions – Doctor, Banker, Businessman, Teacher, Lawyer, Engineer, Pilot and CA. Each of them likes different colours – Pink, Yellow, Red, Black, Blue, Orange, White and Green, but not necessarily in the same order. A, who is a Lawyer, sits third to the left of F. Neither A nor F sits at the extreme ends of the line. E, who likes Pink colour, is a Businessman. E is not an immediate neighbour of either A or F. One person is sitting between H and C, H likes Orange colour. C, who is a Pilot, likes Red colour.  G, who is a Doctor, sits at an extreme end of the line and likes White colour.B who is a Teacher, likes Green colour and sits on the immediate left of A. A does not like either Blue or Yellow colour. One who is aCA sits on the immediate left of the Doctor. F, who is a Banker, does not like Yellow colour.
Q6.How many people live between B and F?
(a) one
(b) three
(c) two
(d) Five
(e) None of these
Q7.What is profession of H?
(a) Doctor
(b) Lawyer
(c) Pilot
(d) CA
(e) None of these
Q8.Who is third to left to F?
(a) E
(b) B
(c) A
(d) C
(e) None of these
Q9. Who is an engineer?
(a) A
(b) C
(c) B
(d) D
(e) None of these
Q10.If  E is related to D and B is related to C, in the same way, C is related to?
(a) G
(b) E
(c) D
(d) B
(e) None of these
Directions (11-15): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
(i) P, Q, R, S, T, U and V are seven persons wearing a shoes of different colours – white, red, black, green, yellow, blue and violet – and socks of different colours – blue, red, white, black, cream, yellow and indigo. The persons, colour of the shoes and colour of the socks above are not necessarily in the same order. No person is wearing shoes and socks of same colour.
(ii) Q is wearing red shoes and is not wearing cream or yellow socks. S is wearing green shoes and indigo socks. Colour of P’s shoes and U’ socks is same. Colour of T’s shoes and R’s socks is same. V is wearing blue shoes and T is wearing blue socks. U is not wearing any yellow dress. Red and blue is not the combination of shoes and socks of any of the persons.

Q11. What is the colour of P’s socks? 
(a) White
(b) Cream
(c) Blue
(d) Data inadequate
(e) None of these

Q12.What is the colour of V’s socks? 
(a) Red
(b) Cream
(c) White
(d) Indigo
(e) None of these

Q13.Who wears violet shoes? 
(a) R
(b) U
(c) R or U
(d) Data inadequate
(e) None of theseQ14. What is the colour of U’s shoes?
(a) Blue
(b) Violet
(c) Green
(d) Data inadequate
(e) None of these

Q15.What is the colour of Q’s socks? 
(a) Red
(b) White
(c) Indigo
(d) Data inadequate
(e) None of these

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