General Awareness Questions asked in SBI PO Mains Exam 2017

General Awareness GA Asked SBI PO Mains Exam 2017

General Awareness Questions GA asked in SBI PO Mains Exam 2017. SBI PO Mains Exam 2017 held on June 04, 2017 across many centres in the country. We are sharing all of the 40 questions asked in the exam. General Awareness GA Asked SBI PO Mains Exam 2017

  1. What is P in  APBS? – Payment (Aadhaar Payment Bridge System)
  2. As per report of SIPRI, India’s military expenditure in 2016 grew by?- 8.5%
  3. For 2017-18, target of digital transactions through UPI, USSD, Aadhar, IMPS? – 2,500 crore digital transactions
  4. Fiscal deficit target for 2017-18 pegged at _ % of GDP? – 3.2%
  5. Kavinder Singh, Satish Kumar related to sports? – Boxing
  6. Cheque written by drawer and dated at some point in past is called? – Ante-dated cheque
  7. As per RBI norms on small banks, initial promoter stake for first 5 years should not be less than?- 40%
  8. As per GST regime, an offense of tax evasion is slated to be a non-baliable offense if amount exceeds? – Rs 5 crore
  9. MSF is window of banks… S in MSF? – Marginal Standing Facility
  10. C in PCA? – prompt corrective action
  11. India’s first India Licensing Expo 2017 to be held in? – Mumbai
  12. Which of the following not correct about UPI? – 
  13. Base year for calculating key macroeconomic from 2004-05 changed to?? – 2011-12
  14. Increase in repo rate signifies? – 
  15. Finland first European country to pay monthly income to unemployed citizens. This monthly income is? – €560
  16. Total number of ATM of SBI after merger? – 59,000
  17. GOI approved 681 crore as seed capital for building a venture for electronic devices with total corpus? – Rs 6,831 crore
  18. Allocation under MNREGA for 2017-18? – Rs 48,000 crore
  19. Risk of collapse of entire financial system on entire market is called? (Options were like – Systematic risk, market investment, operation liquidity) – Systematic Risk
  20. National Financial Switch is run by? – NPCI
  21. Highest wicket taker in Womens ODI cricket? – Jhulan Goswami
  22. Payments bank not permitted to? (Options were like – to take NRIs deposits, offer loans and advances, issue ATM cards, ) – cannot offer loans
  23. NBFC allowed to accep/renew public deposits for minimum 12 months and maximum ___ months? – 60 months
  24. GOI changed CII base year from 1981 to? – 2001
  25. Metric which defines operating liquidity available to business is known as? – Working capital
  26. According to Global Financial Integrity, amount of black money entered India from 2005 to 2014 is? – $ 770 billion
  27. To generate timely and reliable unemployment data on job creation in economye, committee is formed. Head of committee? – Arvind Panagriya
  28. Chairman of FIFA’s Governing Committee? – Mukul Mudgal
  29. IDRBT is located at? – Hyderabad
  30. IBBI has formed committee for technical standards for performance of core services. Head of committee?- Dr. R. B. Barman
  31. Class of derivative whose value is at least partly derived from one or more underlying stock exchange securities? (Trade, Commodity, Credit, Interest rate, Equity) – Equity Derivative
  32. Framework of JLF by RBI is to strengthen the system for revitalizing the ________? – stressed assets in the economy
  33. Truncated cheque is defined in section ______ of Negotiable Instruments Act? – Section 6(b)
  34. Target for agricultural credit in 2017-18 fixed at record level of? – Rs 10 lakh crore
  35. 2017 Index of Economic Freedom is topped by which country? – Hong Kong
  36. India’s growth for 2018-19 as projected by IMF? – 7.7%
  37. As per DIPP data, FDI in India in 2016 touched? – $46 billion
  38. As per RBI, by March 2019, all ARC’s to have corpus of? – Rs 100 crore
  39. 14th UN Vesak Day celebrated in which country? – Sri Lanka
  40. Through SBI Mingle, Customers of SBI can access banking services through? (ATMs of SBI, ATMs of PSBs, any branch of PSB, fb and Twitter accounts) – Facebook and Twitter


Descriptive Topics asked in SBI PO Mains Exam 2017

(i) Letter to author praising his book on stress and anxiety
(ii) Letter to editor telling about telling about posting and forwarding of unscrupulous messages without considering the consequences
(iii) Letter to bank manager about non credit of some money in account through ATM. Giving detail of place and time.

(i) “Travelling teaches us more than Books and Documentaries”. Explain the meaning of statement
(ii) How people of today are much more technologically advance than previous generation but at the same time the technological advancements pose serious threats. Do you agree? Explain
(iii) Land is inelastic but population and vehicles are increasing. Ecological impact of increasing population and vehicles?



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41 Thoughts to “General Awareness Questions asked in SBI PO Mains Exam 2017”

  1. Dil bole po


    1. We will post more questions and then all answers together.
      Had Exam today?

      1. yo

        yes mam please try to cover all such questions

  2. vikash mishra

    1)Mnrega budgetary allocation?
    2)IMF GDP prediction ?

    1. Aniket Singh


  3. jaga

    Sbi ab world bank ke sath compete kar raha hai .jese abhi sbi bank se loan lata hai…sbi ese aspirants ko recruits karega jese world bank ko sbi ke pas ana parega loan lene ko.

    1. Ambika

      hum to barbaad ho gye tumhara kyaa hua

      1. jaga

        Mai b barbad ??..rona agaya question dekh ke.

        1. Ambika

          meko hasi aa rhi ab to :pp
          sorry jeetu …kitne ques kiye tum

          1. jaga

            Aao hang pe

          2. More than....

            Yahi bata do na plzz?

          3. jaga

            74 kiya with no accuracy.?

          4. Ambika

            hmm chlo chleeennn

          5. More than....

            Thik h chale ?

          6. Ambika

            tum bhi aa jao :p

          7. jaga

            74 ..dont know kitna correct

      2. Destiny : Ultimate

        Hii ambi.
        Paper kaisa hua??

        1. Ambika

          bhayanak :p
          tumhara ???

          1. Destiny : Ultimate

            Mera v bhayank..
            Ye ummid v gyi 🙁

      3. hapusingh

        are u jyoti???

        1. Ambika

          nopesss…. i am ambika

    2. Yes tabi to SBI, world bank ki jagah lega 😛

      1. yo

        mam we want such di’s please . i have to work on it like anything , please analyse this paper and do post questions like such in maths and for reasoning the logical part too as we just cant only depend upon puzzles

        1. Yes we will try posting for sure in upcoming days

          1. yo

            mam kindly post the answers of all the questions along with questions

    3. yo

      true man
      why god why
      they could have given atlleast a simple di but no all were nuclears

      1. prateek

        First one was doable

  4. More than....

    March se may tak he h questions to…ty mam ji..bawerness to az ki h ??

    1. More than....

      Maine abhi tk yqhi pada h?

  5. ??????????|||√乇刀り乇イイム™


    1-Aadhaar Payment Bridge System
    2- $55.9 billion
    3-2500 cr
    6-Ante Dated Cheque’ or ‘Back Dated Cheque
    7-40 per cent
    8-Rs 5 crore
    9-Marginal standing facility
    10-Prompt Corrective Action
    11-August 20-21 in Mumbai
    12-option required
    14-If RBI hikes its repo rate, it becomes costly for banks to borrow money from RBI,.and This compels banks to increase their lending rates as they get money at high rates
    15-$587 per month
    17-Rs 6,831 crore
    18-Rs 48,000 cr
    19-Credit risk, also called default risk,
    20-National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI).
    21-Jhulan Goswami
    22-cannot offer loans and advances
    23- 60 months
    24-1981 to 2001
    25- Working capital
    26-US$ 770 billion
    27-Arvind Panagariya
    28-Justice (Retd.) Mukul Mudgal
    29-Hyderabad, India.
    30-RB Barman
    31-Equity Derivatives
    32-Stressed assets
    33- Section 6(b)
    34-Rs 10 lakh crore
    37- $46 billion
    38-Rs100 crore

  6. DEEP..!!

    ghaseet ghaseet k mara re SBI…itni baizatee kabhi ni hui….!!
    pehla aur akhri SBI…yar call hi kar dete naukri ni dena to..bula k izzat ki kyu lete ho..!!
    better to prepare for UPSE than sbi,atleast you will be well known to the topics to be asked.
    here its endless,especially quant…!!

    1. Yes. SBI is like this only now. Expectations rakh hi nhi sakte

  7. More than....

    Mamm fedral bank bharna chiye ya ni..kuch advise mam?

    1. vacancies ka idea nhi hai ki kitni hai, to kuch keh nhi sakte
      exam ka level b thik hi hoga, jada nhi

      1. More than....

        thik h mam :)) pher fill kar deta hu:)

  8. More than....

    Totallh banking awerness h esme to

    1. Yes as was in syllabus
      banking/economic awareness

  9. Rajarshi Maiti

    thanx to you gk was the saviour,almost 32-35 are from your gk pdf

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