SBI Clerk

# Important Questions and Answers for IBPS / SBI Clerks

1. The average of 5 consecutive even numbers P, Q, R, S and T is 64. What is the product of first and last number?
1. 3660
2. 4080
3. 3860
4. 4248
5. None of these

2. A canteen requires 189 kgs of wheat for a week. How many kgs of wheat will it require for 91 days?
1. 2646
2. 2457
3. 2547
4. 2840
5. None of these

3. If an amount of Rs 442064 is distributed equally amongst 56 persons, how much amount would each person get?
1. Rs 7646
2. Rs 7980
3. Rs 7840
4. Rs 7894
5. None

4. If the sum of a number and its square is 2162. What is the 50% of that number?
1. 28
2. 24
3. 23
4. 27
5. None of these

Directions: Study the given graph carefully to answer the question that follows. Number of people (in thousands) using three different types of mobile services over the years

5. What is the average number of people using mobile service M for all the years?
1. 16666
2. 14444
3. 16
4. 14
5. None

6. The total number of people using all the three mobile services in the year 2007 is ‘X’ percent of the total number of people using all three mobile services in the year 2008. Find the value of ‘X’.
1. 89.72
2. 93.46
3. 88.18
4. 91.67
5. None

7. The number of people using mobile service N in the year 2006 is approximately ‘X’ percent of the total number of people using all the three mobile services in the same year. Find the value of ‘X’.
1. 18
2. 26
3. 11
4. 23
5. 29

8. What is the ratio of the number of people using mobile service L in the year 2005 to that in the year 2004?
1. 8 : 7
2. 3 : 2
3. 19 : 13
4. 15 : 11
5. None

9. What is the total number of people using mobile service M in the years 2008 and 2009?
1. 35,000
2. 30,000
3. 40,000
4. 25,000
5. None

Directions: Study the following pie-charts carefully and answer the given question.
Break-up of the number of candidates who appeared and were selected in an interview discipline-wise

10. What is the ratio between the candidates who appeared for interview from the ‘Others’ discipline and those who were selected from ‘Engineering’ discipline (rounded off to the nearest integer)?
1. 3609 : 813
2. 3094 : 813
3. 3094 : 1035
4. 4125 : 1035
5. 3981 : 767

11. What is the ratio of the number of candidates from ‘Management’ and other disciplines (who appeared for interview) to the number of candidates from ‘Engineering’ discipline (who appeared for interview)? (Express this ratio as a percentage).
1. 50%
2. 150%
3. 200%
4. 250%
5. Cannot be determined

12. What was the approximate difference between the number of candidates selected from Agriculture discipline and the number of candidates selected from Engineering discipline?
1. 296
2. 665
3. 346
4. 517
5. 813

13. For which discipline, the difference in number of candidates selected and number of candidates appeared in interview was the maximum?
1. Management
2. Engineering
3. Science
4. Agriculture
5. None of these

14. Approximately, what was the total number of candidates selected from Commerce and Agricultural disciplines together?
1. 1700
2. 1800
3. 2217
4. 1996
5. 1550

15.Which of the following ports sends data one bit at a time?
1. Serial
2. Parallel
3. USB
4. FireWire
5. None

16. The power-saving mode that allows the computer to be restarted by simply pressing a key on the keyboard called ?
1. standby
2. Warmboot
3. power management
4. cold boot
5. None of these

17. In latest generation computers, the instructions are executed?
1. Parallel only
2. Sequentially only
3. Both 1 and 2
4. Dynamically
5. None of these

18. Which technology is used in Compact disks?
1. Mechanical
2. Electrical
3. Electro Magnetic
4. Laser
5. None of these

19. The engineering discipline that involves construction of molecular-sized computing devices is called
1. Nanotechnology
2. Molecular processing
3. Silicon grafting
4. Nano science
5. None of these

20. Which of the following is not an output device?
1. Scanner
2. Printer
3. Flat Screen
4. Touch Screen
5. None

21. …… are used to identify a user who returns to a website.
2. Plug-ins
3. Scripts
4. ASPs
5. None

22. The four main functions of a computer are?
1. input, processing, output and storage
2. learning, thinking, intelligence and virtuosity
3. data, information, bits and bytes
4. hardware, software, modeling and operations
5. None of these

23. The primary purpose of a computer is to process …… and convert it into information.
1. electricity
2. data
3. raw material
4. a bit
5. None

24. Bit refers to a ?
1. computer language
2. CPU instruction
3. 0 or 1 value
4. digital representation of an alphabetic character
5. None of these

25. There are ……. bits in a byte.
1. two
2. four
3. six
4. eight
5. None

26. In computer language, each letter, number, and an array of special character consist of
1. 8 kilobytes
2. 8 bytes
3. 8 bits
4. 1 bit
5.All of the above

27. Which of the following is the correct sequence of smallest to largest unit of storage size?
1. megabyte < terabyte < gigabyte < kilobyte < petabyte
2. kilobyte < megabyte < gigabyte < terabyte < petabyte
3. kilobyte < megabyte < gigabyte < petabyte < terabyte
4. kilobyte < megabyte < petabyte < terabyte < gigabyte
5. None of these

28. A website address is a Unique name that identifies a specific …….. on a web.
1. Web browser
2. PDA
3. Website
5. None

29. Computer works with?
1. machine linguistics
2. binary language
3. HTML code
4. bit language
5. None of these

30. The metal or plastic case that houses the physical components of a compute together is called the
1. central processing unit
2. storage device
3. motherboard
4. system unit
5. None of these

31. The ‘brain’ of the computer which executes the instructions, is called?
1. CPU
2. RAM
3. Motherboard
4. system unit
5. None of these

32. Instructions and data that are about to be processed by the CPU are located in?
1. CD-ROM
2. RAM
3. Hard disk
4. Motherboard
5. None

33. The circuit that includes the CPU and memory chips is called ?
1. system unit
2. operating system
3. motherboard
4. computer platform
5. none of these

34. All of the following are considered to be storage devices EXCEPT a?
1. floppy disk
2. CPU
3. CD
4. hard disk drive
5. None of these

35. An example of telecommunication device is?
1. Keyboard
2. Mouse
3. Printer
4. Modem
5. None

36. The main difference between application and system software is that?
1. application software is composed of program instruction but system software is not
2. application software is stored in memory whereas system software is only in the CPU
3. system software is unnecessary whereas application software must be present on the computer
4. system software manages hardware whereas application software performs user tasks.
5. None of these

37. A document created in word processing program or a budget created in a spreadsheet are both examples of document created in
1. application software
2. system software
3. an operating system
4. a windows platform
5. None of these

38. Which of the following is an example of system software?
1. Word processor
2. Operating system
3. Management information system
5. None of these

39. The term that refers to computers that provide resources to other computers in a network is known as
1. server
2. mainframe
3. platform
4. resource provider
5. None of these

40. To what kind of files does MPEG extension refer?
1. Animation/movie file
2. Image file
3. Data file
4. All of the above
5. None of these

41. What is the shortcut key for spell check in MS Word?
1. Ctrl + c
2. Ctrl + p
3. F7
4. F5
5. None

42. Which toolbar has the commands related to font, paragraph and background?
1. Formatting
2. Standard
3. Drawing
4. Border
5. None

43. In MS Word, which of the following bars is/are located at the bottom of the document window?
2. Scroll bar
3. Status bar
4. All of these
5. None

44. Which of the following is a system used for automatically generating pre-addressed forms, letters, envelopes or labels by combining a database and addresses with a document in MS-Word?
1. Tables
2. Mail merge
3. Bullets
4. Webmail
5. None

45. Which of the following keys makes capital letters and symbols while you keep it pressed?
1. Soft return
2. Spacebar
3. Icons
4. Shift
5. None of these

46. A file with extension GIF stores?
1. picture files
2. Videos
3. games
4. documents
5. None

47. Which of the following storage devices has a limitation that we can only write information on it, but cannot erase or modify it?
1. Floppy disk
2. Hard disk
3. Tape drive
4. CD-ROM
5. None

48. An operating system is a ……. software.
1. communication
2. application
3. system
4. word-processing
5. None of these

49. Which type of a software is Microsoft PowerPoint?
1. Presentation software
2. Word processing
3. Accounting package