Prepare for the SBI PO exam by reviewing previous years’ question papers. Here are a few questions from previous years’ SBI PO exam question papers, with the answers, so that you are ready to take the banking exam. Go through the list of questions (with answers) that we’ve selected from previous years’ SBI PO exam papers, and then attempt our quiz at the bottom.


1. Which of the below phrases should replace the phrase in bold to make the following sentence grammatically correct?

Since the deadline has been changed from next week to this Thursday you should give this work priority.

(A) be given this work priority

(B) not give priority this work

(C) prioritize this work

(D) priority this work

(E) No correction required

Ans: E

2. Find the word which is wrongly spelt or inappropriate in the context:

It remains (1) to be seen whether (2) these reforms (3) will be acceptable (4) by the board.

(A) 1

(B) 2

(C) 3

(D) 4

(E) All correct

Ans: D

3. Which pair of words can be filled in the blanks to make the most sense.

To avoid ________ there is need for ________ planning of the project.

(A) cancellation, broad

(B) problem, deliberate

(C) pitfalls, systematic

(D) inconvenience, convenient

(E) losses, temporary

Ans: C

Quantitative aptitude

4. ? % of 750.11 × 34.90 + 6.995 = 3000

(A) 12

(B) 15

(C) 18

(D) 75

(E) 60

Ans: A

5. In a bag there are 6 red balls and 9 green balls. Two balls are drawn at random. What is the probability that at least one of the balls is red?

(A) 29/35

(B) 7/15

(C) 23/35

(D) 2/5

(E) 19/35

Ans: C

Logical reasoning

6. Introducing Alka to guests, Brijesh said, “Her father is the only son of my father.” How is Alka related to Brijesh?

(A) Daughter

(B) Mother

(C) Sister

(D) Niece

(E) None of these

Ans: A

7. How much angular distance will be covered by the minute hand of a correct clock in a period of 2 hours and 20 minutes?

(A) 140 degrees

(B) 840 degrees

(C) 320 degrees

(D) 520 degrees

(E) None of these

Ans: B

General awareness

8. acquired which famous site



(C) google


(E) None of these

Ans: D

9. World Book and Copyright Day is observed on which date?

(A) 22nd April

(B) 23rd April

(C) 24th April

(D) 25th April

(E) None of these


10. Value-added services means:

(A) Costlier products

(B) Large number of products

(C) Additional services

(D) At par services

(E) None of these

Ans: C