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**State Bank of India (SBI)** is going to conduct examination for its recruitment for the post of Probationary Officers (SBI PO 2018) for a total of 2000 vacancies.

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The examination will be held in three phases i.e. Preliminary Examination, Main Examination and Group Exercise & Interview. The Preliminary Exam is scheduled on **1st, 7th & 8th of July 2018. **Details of the exam are as under:

Practice the questions so as to familiarize yourself with the pattern of questions to be asked in the exam.

**Directions(1-5):** Find the missing term of the following series.

- 2, 3, 10.5, 57.75, ?
132.105213.122433.125203.512330.033Option C

2, 3, 10.5, 57.75, ?

2 × 1.5 = 3

3 × 3.5 = 10.5

10.5 × 5.5 = 57.75

57.75 × 7.5 = 433.125 - ? ,57, 1083, 20577, 390963
47392Option C

? ,57, 1083, 20577, 390963

3 × 19 = 57

57 × 19 = 1083

1083 × 19 = 20577

20577 × 19 = 390963 - 120, 116, ? ,91, 66, 30
9012085107100Option D

120, 116, ? ,91, 66, 30

The differences are 2^ 2 , 3^ 2 , 4^ 2 , 5 ^2 , 6 ^2 - 30, 38, ?, 68 ,92 ,122
5060403070Option A

30, 38, ?, 68 ,92 ,122

30+(3+5)=38

38+(5+7)=50

50+(7+11)=68 - 2 ,10 ,34, 82, ?
155110144130162Option E

2 ,10 ,34, 82, ?

2 + 2 × 4 = 10

10 + 4 × 6 = 34

34 + 6 × 8 = 82

82 + 8 × 10 = 162 - Find the difference between the total number of illiterates to the total number of literates from all the villages.
1800014000110001700012000Option D

Total number of literate=61000

Total number of literate=44000

Difference=17000 - Village Z is nearer to village B. And the village Z has a population, which is 20% of the total population of all the villages together and the female population of village Z is twice that of female population of village C. Then find the male population in village Z.
11001202100013501244Option C

Total population=105000 Village Z

= 20 /100 × 105000

= 21000

Female population of village Z = 20000

Male=21000-20000=1000

Total population=105000 Village Z= 20 /100 × 105000 = 21000

Female population of village Z = 20000

Male=21000-20000=1000 - Find the ratio between the number of females in village A to the number of literates in village C?
7:511:1510:312:713:17Option C

Number of female in village A=10000

Number of literate in village C=3000

Required ratio =10000:3000 =10:3 - what percentage of Males is more than that of females in all the villages?
33.33%.47.04%.25.11%.23.51%.42.32%.Option A

Total number of male=60000

Total number of female=45000

Percentage more=15000/ 45000 × 100 = 33.33%. - Find the total number of males in Village A, C and D?
4000020000600003000070000Option A

Total number of males in village A=10000

Male in village C=5000

Male in village D=25000

Total=40000

**Directions(6-10):** Study the graph and answer accordingly. The below graph shows the population of different villages (in thousands).

The following table shows the ratio between male and female also for ratio between illiterate to literate.