Thursday, July 2, 2015

United India Insurance Company Ltd. Recruitment of 750 Assistant Posts

United India Insurance Company Limited has issued notification for the recruitment of Assistant vacancies. 
Post Details:
Assistant: 750 Posts (Andhra Pradesh: 24 Posts & Telangana: 26 Posts)
Age (as on 30.6.2015): Minimum Age- 18 years and Maximum Age- 28 years (as on 30.06.2015).
Qualification: Graduate or Pass in HSC / equivalent (12th pass) examination with 60% marks and knowledge of Regional Language i.e. Language of the State of Recruitment is essential.
Selection Process: Based on online examination, Interview & computer proficiency test.
How to Apply: Candidates may apply online through website.
Starting Date to Apply Online: 07.07.2015.
Last Date to Apply Online: 20.07.2015.
Tentative Date of Online Exam: 30.08.2015.

For Notification Click Here

IBPS Recruitment of Probationary Officer/ Management Trainee posts

The online examination (Preliminary and Main) for the next Common Recruitment Process for selection of personnel for Probationary Officer/ Management Trainee posts in the Participating Organisations listed below is tentatively scheduled in October 2015.
Details:
Probationary Officer/ Management Trainee
Qualifications: A Degree (Graduation) in any discipline. The candidate must possess valid Mark-sheet/ Degree Certificate that he/ she is a graduate on the day he/ she registers and indicate the percentage of marks obtained in Graduation while registering online.
Age (As on 01.07.2015): Minimum- 20 years & Maximum- 30 years i.e. A candidate must have been born not earlier than 02.07.1985 and not later than 01.07.1995.
Selection Procedure: Marks obtained only in the main examination will be considered for shortlisting for interview and also for final merit listing.
How to Apply: Candidates can apply online only from 10.07.2015 to 01.08.2015.
On-line registration including Edit/ Modification of Application by candidates: 10.07.2015 to 01.08.2015.
Online Examination – Main: 31.10.2015.
Website: http://www.ibps.in/

For Notification Click Here

Vananchal Gramin Bank Recruitment of Office Asst, Officer Scale-I, II Posts

Vananchal Gramin Bank invites applications for the post of Officer in Middle Management Grade (Scale II), Officer in Junior Management (Scale I) Cadre and Office Assistant (Multipurpose) from who have been declared qualified at the Online CWE for RRBs conducted by IBPS during September/ October 2014.
Post Details:
1. Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer): 7 Posts
2. Officer Scale-I: 17 Posts
3. Office Assistant (Multipurpose): 25 Posts
Pre- Requisite Qualifications: Candidates who have been declared qualified in the RRBs Online CWE conducted by IBPS in September/ October 2014.
How to Apply: Candidates are required to apply online through Bank’s website.
Opening date for Online Registration: 07.07.2015.
Last Date for Online Registration: 22.07.2015.


For Notification Click Here

EXIM Bank Recruitment of Manager/ MM II, Admin Officer/ JMI Posts

Recruitment of Officers in Junior/ Middle Management levels.
Post Details:
1. Manager/ MM II: 68 Posts
2. Administrative Officer/ JMI: 10 Posts
Qualification: CA, Any Degree, BE/ B.Tech, PG.
How to Apply: Candidates must fill in the On-line application form available on Exim Bank’s website.
Online link for applications opens on: 01.07.2015, Closes on: 22.07.2015.
Online Examinations will be tentatively conducted during: August 2015.


For Notification Click Here

SIDBI Recruitment of Asst. Manager, Secretary, Manager Posts

The Bank invites applications for the posts of Officers i.e. Assistant Manager (Gr 'A') and Manager (Gr 'B') as indicated below.
Post Details:
I. Assistant Manager - Grade ‘A’
1. Premises - Civil Engineer: 03 Posts
2. Premises - Electrical Engineer: 01 Post
3. Security: 03 Posts
4. Catering & Hospitality: 01 Post
5. Merchant Banking: 01 Post 
6. Economist: 01 Post
II. Private Secretary - Grade ‘A’
1. Secretarial: 05 Posts
III. Manager - Grade ‘B’
1. Premises - Civil Engineer: 01 Post
2. Premises - Electrical Engineer: 01 Post
3. Economist: 01 Post
Qualification: Any Degree, PG with Typing Knowledge. 
How to Apply: Candidates are advised to apply Online only, through Bank's website.
Website: http://www.sidbi.in/
Closing of On-line Registration Gateway: 13.07.2015.

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Assam Gramin Vikas Bank (AGVB) Recruitment of Officer Posts


Assam Gramin Vikash Bank invites applications from Indian citizens, for the post of Officer in Middle Management  Grade  (Scale  II),  Officer  in  Junior  Management  (Scale  I)  Cadre  and  Office  Assistant  (Multipurpose)  from  Indian citizens  who  have been  declared  qualified at  the  Online  CWE  for  RRBs  conducted  by  IBPS during September/ October 2014. :
  1. Officer Scale-II (IT) : 02 posts, Pay Scale : Rs. 19400 - 28100
  2. Officer Scale-II (CA) : 03 posts, Pay Scale : Rs. 19400 - 28100
  3. Officer Scale-II (Law) : 01 post, Pay Scale : Rs. 19400 - 28100
  4. Officer Scale-II (Treasury Manager) : 01 post, Pay Scale : Rs. 19400 - 28100
  5. Officer Scale-II (Agriculture Officer) : 02 posts, Pay Scale : Rs. 19400 - 28100
  6. Officer JMG Scale-I : 46 posts, Pay Scale : Rs. 14500 - 25700
  7. Office-Assistant (Multipurpose) : 45 posts, Pay Scale : Rs. 7200 - 19300
How to Apply : Apply Online at Assam Gramin Vikas Bank Website from 11/06/2015 to 25/06/2015.

Please visit http://www.agvbank.co.in/recruitment.php for detailed information and apply online.

State Bank of India Associated Bank Clerk Exam. English Solved Paper (Held on 15-2-2015)

Directions– (Q. 1–5) The sentence has a blank indicating that something has been omitted. Choose the word that bests suits the meaning of the sentence as a whole. 

1. Ideally you should set aside funds to help you over situations such as a sudden medical emergency or unexpected expenses. 
(A) come (B) turn (C) reach (D) pass (E) tide (Ans : A)

2. Organizations should implement some practices that the army follows……….younger staff with important conclusions. 
(A) experiencing (B) nominating (C) responsible 
(D) entrusting (E) supportive (Ans : D)

3. ……….from treaching young students about entrepreneurship we also provide funds to start and sustain their business for the short time. 
(A) While (B) Whether (C) Apart (D) Further (E) Perhaps (Ans : C)

4. Cost of fuel is the second most crucial ……….is a person's decision to buy a car. 
(A) event (B) advice (C) factor (D) opportunity (E) aspects (Ans : C)

5. The green revolution which started in the 1960's helps to reduce food scarcity and ………. improved the health of the economy. 
(A) still (B) rapidly (C) expected (D) growing (E) extremely 
(Ans : B)

Directions– (Q. 6–10) In this question sentence with for bold words were given. One of them from four words given in the bold may be either wrongly spelt or inappropriate in the context of the sentence. Find out the word which is wrongly spelt or inappropriate. If any, that word will be your answer. If all words given in the bold are correctly spelt and also appropriate in the context of the sentence mark 'All Correct' as your answer. 
6. According to the management the bank is likely to perform better in the next quarter
(A) management (B) likely (C) perform (D) quarter (E) All correct (Ans : E)

7. It is difficult to gain access to the hospital because there is no permanent road. 
(A) difficult (B) gain (C) access (D) permanent (E) All correct (Ans : D)

8. One of the most important tasks of the morden government is to run as efficient welfare system. 
(A) most (B) tasks (C) morden (D) efficient (E) All correct (Ans : C)

9. Even experienced bankers were surprised by RDFs decision to cut rates prior to the budget. 
(A) Even (B) experienced (C) surprised (D) prior (Ans : E)

10. The new generation is confident, tech-savvy and is not fearful of trying new things
(A) generation (B) fearful (C) trying (D) things (E) All correct (Ans : B)

Directions– (Q. 11–14) Read the following passage carefully and answer the given questions. Certain words/phrases have been given in bold will help you locate them while answering some of the questions. 

A group of employees was working in a software company, it was a team of thirty employees. They was young, energetic and dynamic team with keen enthusiasm and a desire to learn and grow. The management decided to teach the employees how to find real solutions to problems. The team was called to play a game in banquet hall. The group was quite surprised that they were called to playa game. Everyone reached the venue with various thoughts on their minds. As they entered the hall, they found the hall decorated beautifully with colourful decorated papers and balloons all over the place. It was more like a children's party area than a corporate meeting hall. Everyone was surprised and gazed at each other. Also there was a huge box of balloons was placed at the centre of the hall. The team leader asked everyone to pick a balloon from the box and asked them to blow it up. Everyone picked up the balloon and blow it up. Then the team asked them to write their names on their balloons carefully so that the balloons didn't burst. Everyone tried to write their names on their balloons, but not everyone was successful. A few balloons burst due to pressure and the people whose balloons were, were given another chance to pick a balloon. Those who failed to write their names even after the second the second chance were asked to leave the game. 

After the second chance, twenty five employees qualified for the next level. All the balloons were collected and then put into a room. The team leader asked the employee to go to the room and pick the same balloon that had his/her name on it. Also he told them that no balloon should burst and warned them to be very careful. All the employees reached the room, where the balloons carrying their names were thrown here and there. They were searching for their respective balloons. While they were in a rush to find the respective balloons. They tried not to burst the balloons. Fifteen minutes passed away and no one was able to find the balloons carrying their own name. 

The team was told that the second level of the game was over. Now was the time for third and final level.  The employees were asked to pick any balloon in the room and give it to the person named on the balloon. Within a couple of minutes all balloons reached the hands of the respective employees and everyone reached the hall. The team leader then said "This is called as the new solution to a problem. Everyone is frantically haunting for solutions to problem without understanding the ideal way. Many times sharing and helping others gives you real solutions to all problems" 

11. Which of the following cannot be said about the employees? 
(a) Atleast one employee found the balloon when they were asked to pick up a balloon with their name on it. 
(b) They participated whole. heartedly in the task. 
(c) They all failed to follow the instructions given by the team leader in the end. 
(A) Only (a) (B) Only (a) and (b) (C) All (a), (b) and (c) 
(D) Only (b) (E) Only (a) and (c) (Ans : A)

12. Why was everyone surprised reaching on their corporate meeting hall ? 
(A) Their team leader was dressed as a kid. 
(B) Their seniors were missing from the hall. 
(C) The hall was equipped with the latest and high technological gadgets. 
(D) The hall was too small to accommodate all of them. 
(E) Other than those given as options. (Ans : E)

13. Which of the following can be said about the management's idea of trying to teach their employees something? 
(a) The idea did not indeed to teach anything for the people. who did not finish the task. 
(b) The idea was ill received by all. 
(c) The idea was creative. 
(A) Only (a) (B) Only (b) and (c) (C) Only (c) 
(D) All (a), (b) and (c) (E) Only (a) and (b) (Ans : C)

14. Which one off the following aspects come across very strongly in the story? 
(A) One should not worry about goals. 
(B) One should be honest and sincere regarding one's work. 
(C) One should be helpful towards others regardless what the end results in. 
(D) One should look beyond personal goals to achieve success in a task. 
(E) One should share one's problem with others to feel better. (Ans : D)

15. Choose the word which is most opposite in meaning to the word given in bold as used in the passage? 
Qualified 
(A) illiterate (B) ignorant (C) talled (D) pushed (E) silly 
(Ans : B)

16. Choose the word which is most similar in meaning to the word given in bold as used in the passage? 
Warned 
(A) threatened (B) cautioned (C) pressurized (D) intermediated (E) bulfied (Ans : B)

17. Choose the word which is most similar in meaning to the word given in bold as used in the passage? 
Dynamic 
(A) vibrant (B) colorful (C) explosive (D) different (E) noisy (Ans : A)

18. Which of the following is true according to the story? 
(A) The task was successful only after the employees were shown the right way to go about it. 
(B) The only way to make a task successful is by helping others, otherwise the task fails. 
(C) The employees who were asked to leave the game were disinterested in it. 
(D) There were more than more four levels in the task. 
(E) All the given statements are true. (Ans : A)

19. Choose the word which is most opposite in meaning to the word given in bold as used in the passage? 
Frantically 
(A) nervously (B) secretively (C) crazily (D) calmly (E) minutely (Ans : D)

20. Which of the following can be the most appropriate title for the story? 
(A) Sharing and caring (B) The game of balloons 
(C) The company with a team leader (D) A friend in need is a friend indeed 
(E) The twenty five employees (Ans : B)

Directions–
 (Q. 21–25) Rearrange the given six sentence/group of sentences (a), (b), (c), (d), (e) and (f) in a proper sequence so as to form a meaningful paragraph and then answer the given question. 
(a) Beena grow fertilizers by the day and was charming and polite, but as the goddess predicted she has to have a new outfit every day and for a while the king and queen were happy to let their her way, but soon realized that this had to stop. 
(b) They longed for the child and prayed and prayed till finally one day their prayers were, but the goddess warned," you will soon have a little girl and though she will be a loving child. She will love new clothes too much and will be cursed if she covert another's clothes. 
(c) They tried to get her mend her ways, but in vain and one day when Beena saw a beautiful girl simply dressed in a cotton sari and noticed how people were admiring the simply dressed girl she demanded the dress. 
(d) The kingdom was at peace, subjects were happy and there was a bumper crop, but the King and Queen was very sad. 
(e) As forefold, Beena turned into an onion. A plant with many layers to symbolize the many dresses she had. 
(f) The king and Queen were ready to accept this flow and when the Queen gave birth to a baby girl the entire kingdom replaced. 

21. Which of the following should be FIFTH sentence after the rearrangement? 
(A) (a) (B) (c) (C) (d) (D) (e) (E) (f) (Ans : B)

22. Which of the following should be SIXTH (last) sentence after the rearrangement? 
(A) (a) (B) (b) (C) (c) (D) (d) (E) (e) (Ans : E)

23. Which of the following should be FIRST sentence after the rearrangement? 
(A) (a) (B) (b) (C) (c) (D) (d) (E) (f) (Ans : D)

24. Which of the following should be SECOND sentence after the rearrangement? 
(A) (a) (B) (b) (C) (c) (D) (d) (E) (f) (Ans : B)

25. Which of the following should be THIRD sentence after the rearrangement? 
(A) (a) (B) (b) (C) (d) (D) (e) (E) (f) (Ans : E)

Directions– (Q. 26–30) Read the sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical mistake/error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. Mark the part with the error as your answer. If there is no error mark 'no error' as your answer. Ignore the errors of punctuations if any. 

26. One night, freddle the box was/ prowling around/an actor's house when he/found an open window. 
(A) One night, friddle the fox was (B) prowling around 
(C) an actor's house when he (D) found an open window 
(E) No error (Ans : C)

27. Millie was/a mouse who had/a cousin named Tora/living from the city. 
(A) Millie was (B) a mouse who had (C) a cousin named Tora 
(D) living from the city (E) No error (Ans : D)

28. In a jungle there lived / a lion who felt ashamed / of himself because / he was scared on chickens. 
(A) In a jungle, there lived (B) a lion who felt ashamed (C) of himself because 
(D) he was scared on chickens (E) No error (Ans : D)

29. The big bad wolf gobbled / up the little lamb so fast / that a bone was stick / in his throat. 
(A) The big bad wolf gobbled (B) up the little lamb so fast (C) that a bone was stick 
(D) in his throat (E) No error (Ans : C)

30. Hares are rather / noise animals who / love to bear / themselves talking. 
(A) Hares are rather (B) noise animals who (C) love to bear 
(D) themselves talking (E) No error (Ans : B)

Directions– (Q. 31–40) In the given passage there are blanks, each of which are numbered. Against each five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case. 

Once in a town of Shimpola, there lived a rich and cunning money lender called Vidushan. He …(31) … money to poor people and … (32)… them to give their lands. The trouble people went to Subhadhar who …(33)… to visit their town soon. 

One morning, a jeweler visited vidushan with some expensive looking jewellery. When vidushan asked for its price, the jeweler said it was worth a handful grain. He also said if you are …(34)… to give me a handful grain, give me a thousand gold coins and return the poor people's land as well". Geedy Vidushan was very …(35)… He gave the jeweler a handful of grains. The jeweler …(36)… to take it and took him to court. There he told the judge, "My Lord, I had asked him for a single grain that was the …(37)… of a full hand and he gave me a handful of grains. As per the …(38)… he should pay me a thousand of gold coins and return the poor people's land to them." 
The judge …(39)… and adjudged the case in his …(40)… The jeweler was actually subhadhar and he had helped the poor get their lands back. 

31. (A) lent (B) borrowed (C) grant (D) presented (E) showed (Ans : A)

32. (A) empowered (B) forced (C) punished (D) prevent (E) destroy (Ans : B)

33. (A) said (B) assuring (C) promise (D) guarantee (E) vouched (Ans : E)

34. (A) not (B) powerless (C) unqualified (D) unable (E) there (Ans : D)

35. (A) contents (B) delightful (C) blessed (D) happy (E) gladly (Ans : D)

36. (A) accepted (B) denies (C) loved (D) wanted (E) refused (Ans : E)

37. (A) lengthy (B) growth (C) extent (D) size (E) shapes (Ans : D)

38. (A) conditions (B) demands (C) position (D) state (E) will (Ans : A)

39. (A) yes (B) agreed (C) supporting (D) chose (E) ordered (Ans : B)

40. (A) honour (B) side (C) favour (D) worth (E) service (Ans : C)

Sunday, April 12, 2015

State Bank of India (SBI) Recruitment of 2000 Probationary Officers

SBI invited Online Applications from eligible Indian Citizens for appointment as Probationary Officers (POs) in State Bank of India. Candidates selected are liable to be posted anywhere in India. Preliminary Examination for Selection of PO will be conducted tentatively in June 2015.

Eligible candidates who willing to apply may submit their Online Application through the Official SBI Website statebankofindia.com or sbi.co.in from 13-04-2015 to 02-05-2015.


For details regarding age limit, eligibility, educational qualifications, how to apply, selection procedure and application form etc. Candidates may refer the notification given below.


State Bank of India (SBI) 2,000 Probationary Officer (PO) Vacancy 2015 Details :


Total No. of Post : 2,000 Posts

Name Of the Post : Probationary Officer (PO)

Pay Scale : Rs. 14500-25700/- basic pay Rs.16,900/-


Age Limit : 

Candidate age should not below 21 years and not above 30 years as on 01-04-2015 i.e candidates must have been born not earlier than 02-04-1985 and not later than 01-04-1994 (both days inclusive)

Educational Qualification :

Candidate who wish to apply must possess Graduation in any discipline from a recognised University or any equivalent qualification recognised as such by the Central Government. Those who are in the Final year/ Semester of their Graduation may also apply provisionally subject to the condition that, if called for interview, they will have to produce proof of having passed the graduation examination on or before 01-09-2015.

Selection Process :

Candidate will be selected on the basis of their performance in Preliminary Examination, Main Examination, Group Discussion & Interview

Application Fee :

Candidates who wish to apply will have to pay Rs.100/- for SC/ST/PWD & Rs. 600/- for General and Others Candidates through online mode only by using Debit Cards (RuPay/Visa/MasterCard/Maestro), Credit Cards, Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets by providing information as asked on the screen.

Procedure to Apply :

The Aspiring applicants satisfying the eligibility criteria in all respect can submit their application only through ON-LINE mode. The On-line registration of applications is made available on Official SBI Website www.statebankofindia.com or www.sbi.co.in from 13-04-2015 to 02-05-2015.



Important dates :

  • Starting Date for Submission of Online Application : 13-04-2015
  • Last Date for Submission of Online Application : 02-05-2015
  • Payment of Fees (ONLINE) : 13-04-2015 to 02-05-2015
  • Date of Preliminary Examination : June 2015 (Tentatively)


More Details :

Candidates are advised to read Official Notification/Advertisement for details regarding Age limit, Educational Qualification, Physical Standards, Physical Test, General Information, Eligibility Conditions, the Syllabus and Scheme of Examination, Examination Centre, Procedure of Selection, Pay Scale, Examination Fee/Application Fee, How to apply Online/Offline, Concession and other important instructions etc.


Official Advertisement/Notification :

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Sunday, January 25, 2015

Marketing Aptitude/ Computer Knowledge Practice Questions

1. Catalogues, mailings, telemarketing etc can be classified as:
1) Advertising
2) Sales promotion
3) Public relation
4) Direct marketing
5) None of these

2. Which of the following is a function of Packaging?
1) Protection
2) Promotion
3) Convenience
4) All of the above
5) None of the above

3. Which of the following is not a level of product?
1) Core
2) Augmented
3) Potential
4) Fragmented
5) None of the above

4. A Brand or part of the Brand which is legally protected is called as ___
1) Trade Mark
2) Brand Equity
3) Brand Name
4) Brand Valuation
5) None of the above

5. Which of the following is related to Brand Name?
1) Term
2) Words
3) Letters
4) Both 2 & 3
5) None of the above

6. Introduction, Growth ___ & ___ are the four stages of Product Life Cycle.
1) Maturity, Saturation
2) Maturity, Decline
3) Decline, Maturity
4) Saturation, Maturity
5) None of the above

7. A pure tangible good:
1) Bread
2) Milk
3) Books
4) Biscuits
5) All of the above

8. A stage in New Product Development:
1) Idea generation/ Screening
2) Business analysis
3) Developing & testing the product
4) All of the above
5) None of the above

9. ______ may favour buying a Product which is in its decline stage.
1) Innovators
2) Middle majority
3) Dare-devils
4) Laggards
5) None of the above

10. Low-price and high promotional spending is likely to succeed in _____markets.
1) Large
2) Small
3) International
4) Local
5) National

11. Which of the following are not the levels of the product under the customer value hierarchy?
1) Core benefit
2) Expected product
3) Augmented product
4) Potential product
5) None of these

12. Which of the following is not an element of MIS (Marketing Information System)?
1) Marketing Research
2) Decision Support System
3) Production Monitoring System
4) All of the above
5) None of the above

13. Price determination depends on:
1) Market demand for the product/ service
2) Perceived value of the product/ service
3) Buyer Psychology
4) Government Policy
5) Any of the above

14. A seller offering to the buyers, a range of products, is called __
1) Product Mix
2) Product lines
3) Product item
4) Potential product
5) None of these

15. A person who acts on behalf of some other person to sell a product/ service is known as ____
1) Principal
2) Dinar
3) Labour
4) Agent
5) Middleman

16. _____ has the advantage of being high in selectivity; low cost, immediacy and interactive
capabilities?
1) Direct mail
2) Outdoor
3) Online
4) Radio
5) None of these

17. The general term for a buying and selling process that is supported by electronic means:
1) Internet commerce
2) Web commerce
3) Computer commerce
4) Electronic commerce
5) None of these

18. When producers, wholesalers and retailers are in a unified system, they comprise a ___
1) Conventional marketing system
2) Power-based marketing system
3) Horizontal marketing system
4) Vertical marketing system
5) None of these

19. The practice of going after a large share of a smaller market:
1) Undifferentiated marketing
2) Differentiated marketing
3) Concentrated marketing
4) Turbo marketing
5) None of the above

20. Which of the following is not a transmission medium?
1) Telephone lines
2) Coaxial cables
3) Modem
4) Microwave systems
5) Hardware systems

21. Identify the IP address from the following:
1) 300.215.317.3
2) 302.215@417.5
3) 202.50.20.148
4) 202-50-20-148
5) 101.50. 2 0.148

22. Memory which can be read only is called ____.
1) RAM
2) Secondary Memory
3) EERAM
4) Dynamic Memory
5) ROM

23. Another name of endless loop:
1) Data traffic pattern
2) Data loop
3) Infinite loop
4) Feedback loop
5) Slot

24. Most popular hardware for multimedia creations:
1) PCs
2) Minicomputers
3) Mainframe Computers
4) WANs
5) Super Computers

25. The _____ settings are automatic and standard.
1) Default
2) CPU
3) Peripheral
4) User-friendly
5) None of the above

26. Which of the following controls the manner of interaction between the user and the operating system?
1) Language translator
2) Platform
3) User interface
4) Icon
5) None

27. The ___ folder retains copies of messages that you have started but are not yet ready to send.
1) Drafts
2) Outbox
3) Address Book
4) Sent Items
5) Inbox

28. Codes consisting of lines of varying widths or lengths that are computer-readable are known as:
1) An ASCII code
2) A magnetic tape
3) An OCR scanner
4) A bar code
5) None of these

29. A collaborative network that uses Internet Technology to link business with their suppliers is?
1) Internet
2) Intranet
3) Extranet
4) WAN
5) LAN

30. A passive threat to computer security:
1) Malicious Intent
2) Sabotage
3) Accidental Errors
4) Espionage Agents
5) None of these

31. Which of the following is not a worksheet design criterion?
1) Efficiency
2) Adaptability
3) Description
4) Clarity
5) Capacity

32. A micro program is sequencer perform the operation:
1) Read
2) Write
3) Execute
4) Read and execute
5) Read and write

33. In Ms-Dos what command you will use to display system date?
1) Date
2) Ver
3) Disk
4) Format
5) Edit

34. Personnel, who design, program, operate and maintain computer equipment refers to:
1) Console-operator
2) Programmer
3) People ware
4) System Analyst
5) Tester

35. The batch file uses the extension:
1) .BAT
2) .DOC
3) .PRG
4) .DOS
5) .DOEX

36. Which of the following might be used by a company to satisfy its growing communication needs?
1) Front end processor
2) Multiplexer
3) Controller
4) Concentrator
5) All of the above

37. Data warehousing is a system of storing data on long term basis (say 5-10 years). It is ____:
1) Customer oriented and integrated
2) Non-volatile and time variant
3) Devoid of inconsistencies
4) All of the above
5) None of the above

38. The operation of processing each element in the list is known as ___
1) Sorting
2) Merging
3) Inserting
4) Deleting
5) Traversal

39. High density double sided floppy disks could store _____ of data.
1) 1.40 MB
2) 1.44 GB
3) 1.40 GB
4) 1.44 MB
5) 1.80 MB

40. The output quality of a printer is measured by:
1) Dot per sq. inch
2) Dot per inch
3) Dots printed per unit time
4) Dot per half inch
5) All of the above

ANSWERS:
1) 4, 2) 4, 3) 4, 4) 1, 5) 4, 6) 2, 7) 5, 8) 4, 9) 4, 10) 1,
11) 5, 12) 5, 13) 5, 14) 1, 15) 4, 16) 3, 17) 4, 18) 4,  19) 3,  20) 3,
21) 3,  22) 5,  23) 3,  24) 1,  25) 1, 26) 3,  27) 2,  28) 4,  29) 3, 30) 3
31) 3,  32) 4,  33) 1, 34) 3,  35) 1, 36) 5, 37) 4, 38) 5, 39) 4, 40) 2

Marketing Aptitude / Computer Knowledge Practice Questions for Bank Exams

1. Which of the following is not true about computer files?
1) They are collections of data
2) Every file has a filename
3) A file extension is established by the user to indicate computer on which it was created
4) All files contain data
5) None of these

2. Which of the following is not an example of hardware?
1) Word
2) Printer
3) Monitor
4) Mouse
5) Scanner

3. Which of the following is a secondary memory device?
1) Keyboard
2) Disk
3) ALU
4) Mouse
5) Printer

4. The result of a formula in a cell is the ......
1) label
2) value
3) range
4) displayed value
5) None of these

5. Which of the following is not a storage medium?
1) hard disk
2) flash drive
3) DVD
4) CD
5) monitor

6. Choose the odd one out ............
1) Micro Computer
2) Minicomputer
3) Super Computer
4) Notebook Computer
5) Digital Computer

7. The ALU performs ................ operations.
1) logic
2) ASCII
3) algorithm-based
4) logarithm-based
5) final operations

8. ............ is the part of the computer that does the arithmetical calculations.
1) OS
2) ALU
3) CPU
4) Memory
5) Printer

9. In a sequence of events that takes place in an instruction cycle, the first cycle is ......
1) Story cycle
2) Execute cycle
3) Fetch cycle
4) Decode cycle
5) Code cycle

10. Peripheral devices such as printers and plotters are considered to be ............
1) hardware
2) software
3) data
4) information
5) None of these

11. Which of the following Excel charts represents only one value for each variable?
1) function
2) line
3) pie
4) bar
5) None

12. To see the document before the printout is taken, use ............
1) Insert Table
2) Paste
3) Format Painter
4) Cut
5) Print Preview

13. ALU works on the instructions and data held in the ...........
1) Notebook
2) Registers
3) Copy Pad
4) I/O devices
5) None of these

14. To move data from one part of the document to another, following is used .............
1) Cut and Paste
2) Copy and Paste
3) Cut and Delete
4) Copy and Undo
5) Cut and Insert

15. Another name for a pre-programmed formula in Excel is ...............
1) range
2) graph
3) function
4) cell
5) None of these

16. To save a document for the first time, ................ option is used
1) Save as
2) Save first
3) Save on
4) Copy
5) Paste

17. What is a device that can change images into codes for the computer?
1) mouse
2) printer
3) joystick
4) keyboard
5) scanner

18. Two basic types of graphics used in Word 2000 are .........
1) Auto shapes and Clip Art
2) Header and Footer
3) Drawing Objects and Pictures
4) Spelling and Grammer
5) Word Count

19. User can use .......... commands to search for and correct words in a document.
1) Print and Print Preview
2) Header and Footer
3) Find and Replace
4) Spelling and Grammer
5) Copy and Paste

20. What is the advantage of using basic HTML to create a document?
1) HTML is very easy to use
2) The document can be displayed by all word processors
3) The document can be displayed by all programs
4) The document can be displayed by all browsers
5) None of these

21. Which of the following is not correct with regard to Marketing?
1) Marketing is a management function
2) Marketing is a philosophy
3) Marketing is not related to business activity alone
4) Marketing means selling.
5) Objective of marketing is to achieve customer satisfaction.

22. Consumer may be defined as one who buys...
1) Goods
2) Services
3) Both 1 and 2
4) Neither 1 nor 2
5) None

23. Which of the following is a part of Marketing Management?
1) Identification of Bbusiness opportunities
2) Understanding the customer needs
3) Producing according to customer needs
4) Delivering as per customer convenience
5) All the above

24. ............. describes changes in an individual's behaviour arising from experience.
1) Modeling
2) Motivation
3) Perception
4) Learning
5) None of the above

25. Below are the four alternatives showing stages of a consumer in arriving at a decision to purchase or reject a new product. Arrange them order wise.
a) Interest
b) Trail
c) Awareness
d) Evaluations
1) (a), (b), (c), (d)
2) (c), (a), (d), (b)
3) (c), (a), (b), (d)
4) (a), (d), (b), (c)
5) None of these

26. If a company's objective were to reach masses of buyers that were geographically dispersed at a low cost per low cost per exposure, the company would likely choose which of the following promotion forms?
1) Advertising
2) Personal selling
3) Public relations
4) Sales promotion
5) None of the above

27. Using a successful brand name to introduce additional items in a given product category under the same brand name (such as new flavours, forms, colours, added ingredients, or package sizes) is called a(n):
1) Line extension
2) Brand extension
3) Multibranding
4) New brands
5) None of these

28. Anything that can be offered to a market for attention, acquisition, use, or consumption that might satisfy a want or need is called a(n):
1) Idea
2) Demand
3) Product
4) Service
5) None of these

29. If Surf − Excel is three pack sizes of 200 grams, 500 grams, 1 kg and are available in two types of packages. What is the product depth:
1) Two
2) Three
3) Six
4) Eight
5) Nine

30. ............. is the general term for a buying and selling process that is supported by electronic means.
1) Internet commerce
2) Web commerce
3) Computer commerce
4) Electronic commerce
5) None of the above

31. When a company enters a new product category for which its current brand names are not appropriate, it will likely follow which of the following brand strategies?
1) Product extension
2) Line extension
3) Market targeting
4) Market positioning
5) None of the above

32. In terms of special product life cycles, a .......... is a basic and distinctive mode of expression.
1) Genre
2) Style
3) Fashion
4) Fad
5) None of the above

33. ........ consists of dividing a market into distinct groups of buyers on the basis of needs, characteristics or behaviour who might require separate products or marketing mixes.
1) Product differentiation
2) Market segmentation
3) Market targeting
4) Market positioning
5) None of the above

34. ......... is the process of evaluating each market segment's attractiveness and selecting one or more segments to enter.
1) Mass Marketing
2) Market Segmentation
3) Market Targeting
4) Market Positioning
5) None of the above

35. ....... factors are the most popular bases for segmenting customer groups.
1) Geographic
2) Demographic
3) Psychographic
4) Behavioural
5) None

36. When an international seller sells a plant, equipment, or technology to another country and agrees to take payment in the resulting products, it is called .........
1) Barter
2) Buy - back
3) Counter purchase
4) Like-value exchange
5) None of these

37. The stage in the product life cycle that focuses on expanding market and creating product awareness and trial is the:
1) Decline stage
2) Introducing stage
3) Growth stage
4) Maturity stage
5) None

38. A ...... is a promotion strategy that calls for using the sales force and trade promotion to move the product through channels.
1) Push strategy
2) Pull strategy
3) Blocking strategy
4) Integrated strategy
5) None of these

39. A(n) ...... is a retail store that carries a narrow product line with a deep assortment within that line.
1) Shopping goods store
2) Convenience store
3) Speciality store
4) Department store
5) None of these

40. The term "Globalization" means .......
1) Opening the economy for world trade
2) Closing the economy
3) Both 1 and 2
4) Neither 1 or 2
5) None of these

ANSWERS:
1-3, 2-1, 3-2, 4-2, 5-5, 6-3, 7-1, 8-2, 9-3, 10-1
11-3, 12-5, 13-2, 14-1, 15-3, 16-1, 17-5, 18-1, 19-4, 20-1
21-4, 22-5, 23-5, 24-4, 25-2, 26-1, 27-1, 28-3, 29-3, 30-4
31-4, 32-2, 33-2, 34-3, 35-2, 36-3, 37-2, 38-1, 39-3, 40-1