General Knowledge Questions and Answers for SBI Clerk Mains Exam – First Shift (Morning Shift) – 26th June 2016


SBI conducted the Mains Exam for the post of Junior Associates (Customer Support & Sales) & Junior Agricultural Associates in Clerical Cadre.

The exam was conducted on 25th and 26th June in 2 slots  i.e 9 am -11.40 am which is first shift or morning shift and 2 pm-4.40 pm which is second shift or evening shift.

The pattern of the SBI Clerk Main Examination is as follows:

The Online Objective Test consisting of 190 questions and is of 2 hours 40 minutes.

The test consisted of follwing sections :

(i)General Awareness Section (35 min)

(ii)English(35 min)

(iv)Reasoning and Computer Aptitude (45 min)

(v)Quantitative Aptitude (45 min)


Here we are presenting questions asked in General Awareness section of SBI Clerk Mains. These quetsions are important and may be repeated in other bank exams.


GK questions asked in SBI Clerk Mains Shift 1 – Morning Shift – 26 June 2016

S.NO. Questions Answers
1 World Tourism organisation headquarters Madrid, Spain
2 T  in RTGS means Time (Real time gross settlement)
3 Kandla port situated at Gujarat
4 National Automated Clearing House (NACH) is a centralised clearing system launched by National Payments
5 Jayant Sinha is  finance minister of Hazaribagh ,Jharkhand
7 Kiran bedi is lieufinant governer of Pondicherry
8 Headquarters of Indian Overseas Bank Chennai
9 FMC merged with SEBI
10 The initial authorized corpus of National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) Rs. 20,000 crore
11 Desert Eagle – 2nd bilateral air combat exercise conducted between India and UAE
12 India’s first ever civil aviation park to be set up in Gujarat
13 Krishan Raja Sagar Dam on river Kaveri
14 Aga khan palace is in which State Pune, Maharashtra
15 Skill development scheme Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY)
16 Chief Economic Advisor of India Arvind Subramanian
17  Lima is capital of Peru
18 July 11 observed as World Population Day
19 Playing it my way book on Sachin Tendulkar
20 Salt Lake stadium situated in Kolkata
21 Indus valley desert in northern region of which country Pakistan
22 Cuttack situated on which river Mahanadi River
23 Malaysia currency Ringgit
24 ECB full form External Commercial Borrowing
25 Gatimaan Express route New Delhi to Agra
26 CRISIL is a credit rating agency
27 Maximum amount in Mudra Scheme Rs. 10 lakh
28 DICGC is a subsidiary of RBI
29 Ujjwala scheme for free LPG scheme, launched in Balia, UP
30 Which country becomes first to ban deforestation Norway
31 Kanha National Park located at Madhya Pradesh
32 Deutsche Bank headquarter Frankfurt, Germany
33 Europe highest mountain Mount Elbrus
34 IDFCheadquarter is at Mumbai
35 Savings A/c becomes dormant in how many period if not used 2 years


 You can compare with the above answers. The difficulty of GK section was moderate level and if you attempt 20-23 questions, you are in the safe zone.

 We will be further updating the questions form other sections.Stay tuned with us for  questions from more sections.


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