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Now time to focus on SBI Associated clerical exam 2015.So now we are going to talk about SBI Associated clerical exam 2015.All of you know that SBI is totally different from IBPS.As your knowledge SBI Associated bank is conducted every year PO and Clerical exam. Some basic facts are – State bank of India is fully multinational financial service and public sector banking company in India at Mumbai. State bank of India is largest bank and oldest bank in India. State bank of India had almost 17000 branches including 190 overseas offices. Brief history about State bank of India, State bank of India was also known as Imperial bank of India and founded in 1806.State bank of India won many award like “ASIAMONEY FX POLL OF POLLS 2014”for good overall domestic Forex Service etc. Basically State bank of India has five associated bank in India include State bank of Bikaner and jaipur(SBBJ),Sate bank of Patiala(SBP),State bank of Hyderabad(SBH),State bank of Mysore(SBM),Sate bank Of Travancore(SBT).
Many candidates will appear in SBI Associated Clerical exam 2015.so you know competition will go to a high level.Many student worry about how to prepare general awareness section asked in SBI Associated clerical exam .So today we are providing some general awareness question usually asked in SBI Associated clerical exam and any bank exam and we are also giving some tips and tricks on how to prepare general awareness section in bank exam in within one month. General Awareness topics include like Some important Fact about SBI Bank, sports News, International news, National news , Current affairs, important programs and schemes, international and national organization head and headquarters, currency and capitals, Brief knowledge about First in India, banking awareness, Marketing knowledge, recently published books and authors, famous place in News , some important facts about banks, banking abbreviations, Important days and date and union Budget questions etc.
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Expected Sports question for SBI Associated bank clerk exam:
1.Which team was won Championship League Twenty-20 on October 2014?
Answer-Chennai Super Kings Defeated by Kolkata Knight Riders
2.Which Team was won Sultan of johar Cup Under-21 Hockey title 2014?
3.Recently, Who was won world Billiards point Format Championship on October 2014?
4.Who was won the prestigious season-ending WTA Final Title on October 2014?
Answer-Sania Mirza and Cara Black
5.Who was won WTA Finals Singles Trophy on October 2014?
6.Recently, Name of the India player not accept medal at the Podium to protest the loss of Semi-final game at incheon Asian game 2014?
Answer- sartia Devi , Boxing Player
7.Recently, Which Indian Player was named as the most valuable player of India’s Incheon Asian game 2014?
Answer-MC Mary Com
8.Recently International Cricket Council (ICC) has decided for Awarded the global broadcast agreement right for ICC world Cup Match from 2015 to 2023. Name of the broadcasting company?
Answer-Star India and Star Middle east
9.Recently, who was Indian boxer player suspended by AIBA for refused to accept medal at Asian Game on October 2014?
Answer- Sarita Devi
10.Name of the Indian cricketer who along with Australian cricketer steve Waugh has been into the Bradmen hall of theme on October 2014?
Answer- Sachin Tendulkar
11.Recently, Who has been become the Fastest cricketer in the world to score 20 Centuries in One day International by doing in only 133 Inning ?
Answer- Virat Kohli
12.Who was won the 20th Fennesta National Tennis championship women’s single title on October 2014?
13.Recently, Name of the Indian Cricketer who has figured at Number 5 position in Frobes list of most valuable Athlete brand for the year 2014?
Answer- Mahendra Singh Dhoni
14.Name of the Tennis Player was won the China open men’s Single titles on October 2014?
15.Recently, which team was won Duleep Trophy on November 2014?
16.Durand Cup related to which sports?
17.Recently, which team was won 3rd South Asian Football Federation Women Championship title on November 2014?
18.Recently, who was won FIDE World Chess championship title on November 2014?
Answer-Magnus Carlsen, Norway
19.Which Indian Team was won Vijay Hazare Trophy on November 2014?
20.Recently, Indian Cricketer has become record of 264 run in one day International (ODI) against Sri Lanka on November 2014.Name of the Indian Cricketer?
21.Who was won macau open title on November 2014?
Answer- P V Sindhu
22.Recently, Sachin Tendulkar published own autobiography ____________?
Answer- Playing It My Way
23.Name of the county will be held on next Commonwealth game 2018?
Answer-Golad cast, Australia
24.Name of the football player won European Golden boot award on November 2015?
25.Who was won year’s ATP world Tour Final on November 2015 ?
26.World Chess Championship trophy was held on which country?
27.Recently, Which Indian Team was won 2014 Deodhar Trophy and the final match played at wankhade stadium in Mumbai On December 2014?
28.Recently, which country was won blind cricket world cup 2014?
29.Name of the team was won championship trophy hockey on November 2014 defeated by Pakistan team?
30.Recently, which country’s male and female teams were won 5th Kabaddi world cup on December 2014?
31.Recently, Named of the “All India Football Federation “(AIFF) Player of the year on December 2014?
32.Name of the oldest player has become to score century in ODI cricket on November 2014?
Answer-Khurram Khan, Captain of UAE
33.Who was won the 30th National Junior Athletics Championship on December 2014?
Answer-Kerala state team
34.Name of the mascots of the Rio Olympic and Paralympics game 2016?
Answer-Tom and Vinicius
35.Who was won his maiden London Classic title defeating British Grandmaster Admas on November 2014?
36.Recently, Sri lanka Cricketer has become the fourth cricketer to complete 13K Run in One day International Cricket match on November 2014?
37.Recently, Who was won AIFF Women Football of the year on December 2014?
38.Which team was won Indian Super league 2014 defeated to Kerala Blaster on December 2014?
Answer-Atletico de Kolkata
Some Important point related to ISL:
- Winner Team –Atletico De Kolkata
- Runner Up Team –Kerala Blaster
- Golden Boot Award-Elano Blumer
- Golden Glove Award –Jan Seda
- Muthoot fair play award-Delhi Dynamos FC
39.Recently, Who was won ICC Cricketer of the year as well as the ICC Cricketer of the year On Decmber 2014?
Answer- Mitchell Johnson
40.Which country team won Davis Cup 2014 on November 2014?
Answer-Switzerland team defeated France
41.Name of the tennis player was won shangai master title 2014 On November 2014?
42.Recently, Name of the tennis player who was won US Open 2014 title defeated Kei Nishikori?
Some Important point Remember related to US Open 2014:
- Women’s Single title won –Serena Williams
- Men’s Double title won –Mike and Bob Brayan
- Mixed Doubles winner-Sania Mirza and Bruno Soares
- Important Point Related to Hockey world Cup 2014:
- Men’s hockey title Winner team -Australia
- Men’s hockey Runner Up team –Netherland
- Women’s hockey tile winner team-Netherland
- Women’s hockey title Runner up team-Australia
43.Which Country Women’s team Won Hockey World Cup 2014?
FIFA World Cup:
- 2018-Goldcast, Australia
Olympics Game :
- 2014 winter-Sochi(Russia)
- 2016 summer-Rio de Janeiro
- 2018 Winter-Pyeongchang (south Korea)
- 2020 Summer-Tokyo, Japan
44.Recently, Who has become world champion in under seven category in world school chess Championship at brazil?
45.Recently, Which Cricketer has become selected as polly Umrigar Award 2014 on December 2014?
46.Who was won C.K. Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award for 2014?
47.Who was named as captain of Indian Cricket for ICC World Cup 2015?
Answer-Mahendra Singh Dhoni
48.Who was won Brazilian Grand Prix 2014?
49.Name of the Indian golfer recently won venetian Macau golf open 2014?
50.Recently, Name of the Indian Badminton player won Dutch open grand Prix title 2014?
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Some Important Question Related to RBI:
List of RBI Policy:
|Repo Rate||8 %|
|Reverse Repo Rate||7 %|
|Bank Rate||9 %|
51.Recently, RBI issued guidelines for setting up a trading platform for “TReDS” and bill of exchange of MSME .What is Full form of TReDS and MSME?
Answer- TReDS –The Trade Receivables discounting system
MSME-Micro and small Enterprises
52.What is Full form of NOF?
Answer-Net Owned Fund
53.Recently, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has been signed along which country’s bank for exchange of information and Supervisory cooperation?
Answer-Central bank of Kenya
54.What will be minimum capital require for set up new bank in the private sector?
55.What will be minimum capital require for set up Non- Banking Financial Company in India?
Some Important point related to NBFCs:
- Full form of NBFCs is Non-banking finance Companies
- Minimum capital require for set up NBFCs- 500 Cr
- The Definition of NBFCs – It is company register under the Companies Act 1956 are financial intuition but its does not any banking license.
- It is cannot accept Demand Deposit
- It is cannot issue cheques drawn on itself
- The deposit with NBFC is not insured
56.Recently, Reserve bank of India (RBI) how many free useage to other bank in ATM Trancation one month period?
57.Recently, Reserve bank issued two new category banks in India. Name of the banks?
Answer-Small bank and Payment bank
Some important point about small bank and payment bank:
- Minimum capital require for both bank -100cr
- Main Idea of small and payment bank proposed by Nachiket mor committee
- Small bank provide both deposit as well as loan product.
- Payment bank only use for transition and deposit.
58.Recently, Reserve bank of India (RBI) issued draft guidelines for implements of which system to an ‘anytime anywhere bill payment system in India?
Answer-Bharat Bill payment system (BBPS)
Some Important question SBI Bank and SBI Latest News:
59.State bank of India was also known as the_________?
Answer- Bengal bank of India
60.State bank of India (SBI) was Instituted two new branch in Mumbai known as a _______?
Answer –State bank of Bombay and State bank of Madras
61.Name of the bank SBI three Branch Merged with single bank ______?
Answer- Imperial Bank of India
62.How many SBI Associated bank in India presently?
63.Who is the Chairman of the State bank of India?
64.Recently, Which bank has presented with best bank award by Asiamoney FX Poll of polls 2014?
65.What is tagline of State bank of India (SBI)?
Answer-The Nations Bank on us: pure banking nothing else; with you all the way
66.How many foreign office of state bank of India (SBI) in 32 countries across the world?
67.Recently, Which bank was topped in India based on tier first capital by the banker’s magazine 3014?
Answer- State bank of India
68.Recently, Which bank was launched Islamic Equity Fund in 2014?
Answer-State bank of India
69.Recently, State bank of India (SBI) has been signed 500 million dollar Line of Credit (LOC) with which country’s bank?
Answer-Export –Import bank of Korea
70.Recently, State bank of India (SBI) has celebrated 150 years of its own operation on which country?
Answer- Sri lanka
71.Recently, State bank of India (SBI) has launched application on its smartphone for its retail banking user. Name of the launched Application?
72.Name of the company recently SBI has ties up fashion at a big bazar to offer a co- branded credit card?
Answer-Future Group Company
SOME IMPORTANT FACT ABOUT BANK in Question answer format :
73.Which First Indian bank was providing Internet banking Service?
74.Which first bank was providing Mobile ATM?
Answer- ICICI Bank
75.Which first Indian bank has maximum number of overseas branches?
Answer-Bank of Baroda
76.Name of the bank was first introducing ‘talking’ Automated teller machine (ATM) in India?
Answer- Union Bank of India
77.Name of the state opened India’s first non- bank owned white label ATMs __________?
78.What is full form of NPA, SARFAESI and ARC in banking system ?
- NPA- Non performing Asset
- SARFAESI-Securitization and Reconstruction of financial asset and Enforcement of security interest.
- ARC-Asset Reconstruction Company
79.What is Full form of GST and VAT?
Answer-1.GST-Good services Tax
- VAT- Value Added Tax
80.What is Full form of BSBDA?
Answer-Basic Saving Bank Deposit account
SOME Important point Remember about BSBDA:
- Any person belong to poor and weaker section of the society can be open zero bank balance account in any bank
- In BSBDA account, free of usages minimum four transaction through ATMs
- In BSBDA, Should not be exceed 1 lakh rupees in year
- In BSBDA, Minimum balance in account not be exceed 50 k
81.What is full form of PIN?
Answer- Personal Identification Number
82.What is full form of IFSC?
Answer- Indian Finance system code
Some fact about IFSC:
- Basically, it’s an alpha numeric code that uniquely defined in any bank branch when participating in National Electronics Fund Transfer system
- Total number in IFSC is 11 the digit further divided like first 4 alpha digit representing bank name and next digit is 0 (Zero) and the last 6 digit represent bank branch name.
- For example: SBIN0015986
83.What is full form of MICR?
Answer- Magnetic Ink Character Recognition
Important key point related to MICR:
- MICR Code is 9 numeric digits its use when company participated in ECS transaction scheme
- For Example:200267233
84.What is Cheque Truncation?
Answer-It is the process of stopping the flow of physical cheque.
85.What is the Bancaassurance?
Answer-It is the process of the sale of insurance and other similar product through the bank.
86.What is the Banking Ombudsman scheme?
Answer: Banking Ombudsman is process of the resolution of complaints relating to certain service by bank.
87.What is Full form of “DICGC”?
Answer-Deposit insurance and credit Guarantee Corporation
Some fact about DICGC:
- Key people of DICGC- R.Gandhi
- Maximum capital limit – 1 lakh
88.Where is India’s first Credit Information company (CIC).Its established in august 2000 headquarter at_________?
89.How many language appear in RBI currency note?
90.What is full form of LAF?
Answer-Liquidity adjustment facility
91.What is full form of CRR?
Answer- Cash Reserve Ratio
92.What is full form of RTGS?
Answer- Real Time Gross Settlement
- Minimum and Maximum limit of RTGS – 2 lakh and no upper limit
93.What is NOSTRO Account defined in brief?
Answer-It is an account is maintained by an Indian in the foreign countries.
94.What is VOSTRO account?
Answer- It is an account maintained by foreign bank in India with their corresponding bank.
95.What is full form of SDR?
Answer-Special Drawing rights
96.What is full form of CRAR?
Answer-Capital to Risk weighted Ratio
CREDIT RATING AGENCEY INDIA AND WORLD
|CREDIT AGENCY NAME||Full Form||Headquarter|
|1.CRISIL||Credit Rating Information Service of India Limited||Mumbai|
|2.ICRA||Investment Information and Credit Rating agency||Gurgaon|
|3.CARE||Credit Analysis And Research||Mumbai|
|6.FITCH||India Rating Agency||Mumbai|
|9.S &P||Standard & Poor’s||New York ,US|
|10.Moody’s||New york , US|
97.Total number of public sector bank in India ?
- 21 nationalized bank and 6 state bank of group
- There are 23 private banks in India.
- There are 56 Regional Rural banks in India.
LIST OF FDI LIMIT:
|Sector Name||FDI LIMIT|
|6.Public sector bank||20|
|7.Private sector bank||74|
LIST OF INDIA RAKING IN DIFFERENT FIELD :
|1.World Bank-Ease of doing Business||142 and Singapore top|
|2.World Economic Forum’s 2014 gender gap Index||114|
|3.Worldwide Hunger Index||55|
|4.Human Development Index||135|
|5.Global Environment Performance Index 2014||155|
|6.Intellectual property environment Index 2104||25|
|7.Global press Freedom index 2014||140|
|8.World’s best countries doing business 2014||134|
|9.Global Peace Index 2014||143|
|10.World innovation Index 2014||76|
|11.World Competitive Index 2014||71|
98.Recently, Which Indian Group has sold multiplex business to south India based in the largest ever deal in Space?
99.Name of the Mobile Company recently banned by Delhi High court in India over patient patent issue with Ericson?
100.Recently, Which bank was launched saving account for customers of 55 years and above age?
Answer- Kotak Mahindra bank
101.Which First Indian bank to fully own an insurance business?
Anwer- Kotak Mahindra bank
102.What is full form Of KVP?
Answer- Kisan Vikas Patra
Key point about KVP:
- In KVP, Money doubles in 100 month
- KVP re launched by finance minister Arun Jaitely
- KVP Will be available in denomination of Rs.1000, 5000, 10000 and 50000.
- First time KVP Launched in 1998.
- In KVP No PAN card required
- NO upper limit for Investment
103.What are Full forms of BIPA and BIT in banking sector?
BIPA-Bilateral Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement
BIT-Bilateral Investment Treaty
104.Which of the first Indian state to have bank account for all families under the PMGDY?
105.Recently, Andhra bank was launched saving scheme for children teenagers’ ______?
Answer-AB Little Stars
106.Which bank was awarded by the best bank award for Business Intelligence Initiatives among all small banks in India?
Answer-Karur vysya Bank
107.Which bank was launched recently “E-Mandate”Service in India?
108.Recently, Which bank was launched facebook based fund transfer platform Kay Pay scheme 2014?
Answer-Kotak Mahindra Bank
109.Recently, Prime minister of India Launched which scheme to promote financial inclusion help the poor person open account?
Answer- Pradhan mantri jan dhan yojna (PMJDY)
Key point related to PMJDY:
- Slogan Of PMJDY –Mera Khata Bhagya Vidata
- HDFC Ergo general Insurance will cover accident under the PMJDY scheme.
- Life insurance limited (LIC) will provide the life insurance covered up to 30K under the scheme.
110.Recently, which bank was launched “Called video service “to customer easily contact with bank staff for any query?
Answer- Indusland bank
Recently, which country has been joined BRICS bank in 2014?
111.Name of the chief guest of India’s Republic day 2015?
Answer- US president Barack Obama
112.Where was hosted united climate change conference 2014?
113.Name of the 181st member of Multilateral Investment Guarantee agency (MIGA) in 2014?
114.Recently, which country agrees with India to construct 12 Nuclear reactor India over 20 years in 2014?
115.Recently, In the news BHEL Commissioned 28 megawatt Nyaborongo Hydro project on which country in 2014?
115.Recently, Railway minister of India has inaugurated wifi board band service which railway station?
116.Which day was celebrated as a national mathematics day?
Answer-22 December Birth anniversary of Srinivasa Ramanujan
117.In the news, Which Indian Website top google search in India?
118.Name of the Email application IBM recently launched in 2014?
119.Recently, in the news the oxford dictionary named VAPE the word used for______________________?
Answer-The act of Drawing on an electronics cigarette
120.What is the tagline of DD national recently re-launched in 2014?
Answer-Desh Ka Apna Chann
121.Name of the country has world’s largest youth population by UN Report 2014?
122.Who was appointed as brand ambassador of Myntra.com in 2014?
Answer- Kangna Ranawat
123.In the news , The Pygmy Hog is the rarest and smallest wild pig in the world. It was situated in which country?
124.Who was top in frobes list of world’s most powerful person in 2014?
Answer- Vldimir Putin
125.Which of the following company has signed with Rajasthan government set up 5000 MW solar project in 2014?
128.Name of the five year old Indian boy to reach Everest base camp?
129.Recently, World health organization (WHO) has declared which country free from Ebola?
130.Which of the Powerful typhoon was struck in Japan?
131.Recently, founder of amazon company visited in india.Name of the founder of Amzon?
Answer- Jeff Bezos
132.Who is founder of Alibaba group?
133.Which year will observe as Water conservation year?
134.Which day was observed as Antyoya divas?
Important news related to state:
135.Which day was observed as pravasi Bhartiya Divas 2015?
Answer- 9 December
136.Recently, which country has been signed MoU with Andhra Pradesh government for development of new capital Vijyawada?
137.Which Indian State was celebrated 2015 as tourism year?
Answer- Madhya Pradesh
138.Recently, In the news name of the India’s largest party in 2014 assembly elections of Maharashtra by winning 122 seats in 2014?
Answer- Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP)
139.Which state is fast growing state, the latest data released by the Central statics office (CSO) in 2014?
140.Name of the state has become has first state to start olive refinery in 2014?
Answer- Rajasthan, Bikaner
141.Recently, In the News Delhi metro has been ranked 2nd among the 18 largest metro station in world. Which station has been become first?
142.Where is INDIA FOOD PARK at located?
143.Which Indian state government has been decided open Nirbhaya center in all districts in 2014?
144.Which Indian state was hosted global investor summit for attract foreign investment in 2014?
Answer -Madhya Pradesh, Indore
145.Which state has become permanent venue for the International film festival of India?
146.Recently, which state’s police station has launched e-police station to specially deal with vehicles theft in 2014?
Answer- Delhi police Station
147.Recently, which state government has been declared transgender as third gender?
148.Which state government has celebrated 9 September as Himalayas Divas?
149.Where is India’s first “FIRST KISAN MANDI OUTSIDE “setup in 2014?
Answer-North Delhi, Alipur
150.Which first Indian state has launched health adalat in 2014?
151.Which of the committee used for review the process of law and act minister of the environment and climate change?
152.Name of the committee used to access compensation for coal block?
Answer-Pratyush Sinha Committee
153.Which of the committee used for provide bankruptcy code or small and medium enterprises?
Answer-T K Vishwanathan
154.Which committee used the financial architecture for MSME sector?
Answer-K V Kamath panel
155.Name of the committee used on capacity building in banks non-banks company?
156.Which of the committee used in the investment guidelines for National pension scheme in private sector?
Answer-G N Bajapai Committee
157.Name of the committee used to examine the un-claimed amount in PPF , and post office saving scheme?
158.Who is head of the Expenditure management commission?
159.Name of the committee used in payment and small bank?
Answer-Nachiket mor committee
To be continue ……