# SBI Solved PO Question Papers - 28-Apr-2013

SBI (PO) Exam
Held on 28-04-2013
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Test - I: Reasoning Ability
Directions (Q. 1-5): Read each statement carefully and answer the following questions:

1. Which of the following expressions will be true if the expression
R > O = A > S < T is definitely true?
1) O > T 2) S < R 3) T > A
4) S = O 5) T < R

2. Which of the following symbols should replace the question mark (?) in
the given expression in order to make the expressions P > A as well as T ≤ L
definitely true?
P > L ? A≥ N = T
1) ≤ 2) > 3) <
4) ≥ 5) Either ≤ or <

3. Which of the following symbols should be placed in the blank spaces respectively
(in the same order from left to right) in order to complete the given
expression in such a manner that makes the expressions B > N as well as D ≤ L
definitely true?
B _ L _ O _ N _ D
1) =, =, ≥, ≥ 2) >, ≥, =, > 3) >, <, =, ≤
4) >, =, =, ≥ 5) >, =, ≥, >

4. Which of the following should be placed in the blank spaces respectively (in the
same order from left to right) in order to complete the given expression in such
a manner that makes the expression A < P definitely false?
___ ≤ ___ < ___ > ___
1) L, N, P, A 2) L, A, P, N 3) A, L, P, N
4) N, A, P, L 5) P, N, A, L

5. Which of the following symbols should be placed in the blank spaces
respectively (in the same order from left to right) in order to complete the given
expression in such a manner that makes the expression F > N and U > D
definitely false?
F __ O __ U __ N __ D
1) <, <, >, = 2) <, =, =, > 3) <, =, =, <
4) ≥, =, =, ≥ 5) >, >, =, <

Directions (Q. 6 - 10): Study the following information and answer the following questions:
A, B, C, D, E, G, and I are seven friends who study in three different standards,
namely 5th, 6th, and 7th, such that not less than two friends study in the same standard.
Each friend has a different favourite subject, namely History, Civics, English, Marathi,
Hindi, Maths and Economics also but not necessarily in the same order.
A likes Maths and studies in the 5th standard with only one other friend who
likes Marathi. I studies with two other friends. Both the friends who study with I like
languages (here languages include only Hindi, Marathi and English). D studies in the
6th standard with only one person and does not like Civics. E studies with only one
friend. The one who likes History does not study in the 5th or 6th standard. E does not
like languages. C does not like English, Hindi or Civics.

6. Which combination represents E's favourite subject and the standard in which
he studies?
1) Civics and 7th 2) Economics and 5th 3) Civics and 6th
4) History and 7th 5) Economics and 7th

7. Which of the following is I's favourite subject?
1) History 2) Civics 3) Marathi
4) Either English or Marathi 5) Either English or Hindi

8. Who among the following studies in the 7th standard?
1) G 2) C 3) E
4) D 5) Either D or B

9. Which of the following combinations is definitely correct?
1) I and Hindi 2) G and English 3) C and Marathi
4) B and Hindi 5) E and Economics

10. Which of the following subjects does G like?
1) Either Maths or Marathi 2) Either Hindi or English
3) Either Hindi or Civics 4) Either Hindi or Marathi
5) Either Civics or Economics

Directions (Q. 11 - 15): Study the information and answer the following questions.
In a certain code language 'economics is not money' is written as 'ka la ho ga',
'demand and supply economics' is written as 'mo ta pa ka', 'money makes only part' is
written as 'zi la ne ki' and 'demand makes supply economics' is written as 'zi mo ka ta'.

11. What is the code for 'money' in the given code language?
1) ga 2) mo 3) pa
4) ta 5) la

12. What is the code for 'supply' in the given code language?
1) Only ta 2) Only mo 3) Either pa or mo
4) Only pa 5) Either mo or ta

13. What may be the possible code for 'demand only more' in the given code language?
1) xi ne mo 2) mo zi ne 3) ki ne mo
4) mo zi ki 5) xi ka ta

14. What may be the possible code for 'work and money' in the given code language?
1) pa ga la 2) pa la tu 3) mo la pa
4) tu la ga 5) pa la ne

15. What is the code for 'makes' in the given code language?
1) mo 2) pa 3) ne
4) zi 5) ho

Directions (Q. 16 - 20): Study the given information and answer the following questions:
When a word and number arrangement machine is given an input line of words
and numbers, it arranges them following a particular rule. The following is an
illustration of input and rearrangement (All the numbers are two-digit numbers).
Input: 40 made butter 23 37 cookies salt extra 52 86 92 fell now 19