GK Questions Asked in SBI Clerk Main Exam 2019 [10th August]

By Neeraj Mishra|Updated : August 10th, 2019

SBI Clerk Main Exam Analysis 2019: The SBI Clerk Main 2019 exam was conducted today across the country in two shifts. The level of the exam was slightly difficult than the last year. The paper pattern saw a couple of surprises which included some GK questions were from SBI PO 2019 Main exam.

In this post, we have covered the topic-wise question asked in a different section of today's SBI Clerk Main Exam 2019. These questions were shared by the candidates who have appeared in today's SBI Clerk Main Exam 2019.

GK Questions Asked in SBI Clerk Main: 10th August 2019 

Second Shift

1. The final match of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 held in which stadium in England? Lord’s cricket stadium (GK Tornado, July)

2. How much amount of loan to be provided for SHG women members? Rs 1 lakh (Budget PDF, July)

3. Who won the men Wimbledon tennis tournament 2019? Novak Djokovic (GK Tornado, July)

4. Nokrek National Park is situated in ____. Meghalaya

5. BRICS summit 2019 will be held in – Brazil (GK Tornado)

6. In Union Budget 2019-20, which scheme was launched to promote processing in the fishery sector? Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana (PMMSY) (GK Tornado)

7. Hemis Festival 2019 was held in ____. Ladakh

8. What does the letter ‘P’ stand-in ‘PCR’? Public (Public Credit Registry) (GK Tornado)

9. Which organization has constituted a six-member committee headed by TN Manoharan on the Development of Secondary Market for Corporate Loans to come up with recommendations to increase the efficiencies of the debt market and aid in the resolution of stressed assets? RBI (GK Tornado, May)

10. Who is the head of the expert committee on the economic capital framework (ECF)? Bimal Jalan (April)

11. Ajay Singh is associated with which sports? Weightlifting (July)

12. Kawal Tiger Reserve is located in ___. Telangana (GK Tornado – January)

13. Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled a statue of former PM of India Lal Bahadur Shastri at ___ Varanasi (GK Tornado – July)

14. The venue of ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 – India (GK Tornado, July)

15. Which international bank has received in-principle regulatory approvals to set up its IFSC Banking Unit (IBU) in Gujarat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT City)? Standard Chartered (July)

16. Anshula Kant has been appointed Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer in which organization? World Bank (GK Tornado, July)

17. Solar Charkha Mission launched by which ministry? Ministry of Micro Small & Medium Enterprises (MSME)

18. Dutee Chand has won the gold medal in the women’s 100-metre sprint at the 30th Summer University Games in ___. Naples, Italy. (GK Tornado, July)

19. Arjun Munda elected to the 17th Lok Sabha from which constituency in the 2019 parliamentary elections? Khunti, Jharkhand (GK Tornado)

20. What does the letter ‘F’ stand for in ‘SFIO’? – Fraud (Serious Fraud Investigation Office)

21. The Indian Air Force formally inducted the CH 47 F(I)- Chinook heavy-lift helicopter which is developed by ____. Boeing Ltd (GK Tornado)

22. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) appointed the former Indian captain Rahul Dravid as Head of Cricket at the National Cricket Academy (NCA). National Cricket Academy located in ____. Bengaluru, Karnataka

23. Which organisation has approved a ‘Scheme for Trans-disciplinary Research for India’s Developing Economy’ (STRIDE) to boost research culture in India? University Grants Commission (GK Tornado)

24. Which women's footballer bagged the top honours at the All India Football Federation's AIFF Awards? Ashalata Devi (July)

25. The global Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) is published by ____. United Nation Development Programme (UNDP)

26. Soyuz-2.1a carrier rocket with a hydrometeorological satellite launched by ____. Russian Federal Space Agency (GK Tornado, July)

27. National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) approved the merger of private sector lender IndusInd Bank with Bharat Financial Inclusion (BFIL) a _____. microfinance company (GK Tornado, June)

28. What does “I” stand for in RIDF? Infrastructure (Rural Infrastructure Development Fund)

29. Vijaya Nirmala passed away, she was a ____. actor (GK Tornado, June)

30. Hanoi is the capital of ___. Vietnam

31. Which day is observed every year on 5th September? World Charity Day

32. A government-appointed high-level panel has suggested for issuance of 'Elephant Bonds' for which projects? infrastructure (GK Tornado, May)

33. The benefit of Pradhan Mantri Karam Yogi Maandhan Scheme has been extended to retail traders & small shopkeepers whose annual turnover is less than ____. Rs. 1.5 crore (GK Tornado, July)

34. Aviation Multi Skill Development Centre is set up at _____Airport in collaboration with National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) and Airport Authority of India (AAI), first of its kind in the country. Chandigarh (March 2018)

35. The government has reduced the corporate tax rates, currently, only 25% tax rate is applicable to companies with an annual turnover of Rs 250 crore. This has been extended to companies with a turnover of up to ___. Rs 400 crore (Budget PDF, July)

36. The government has proposed to levy a TDS of 2% on cash withdrawal exceeding ______ a year from a bank account. Rs 1 crore (Budget PDF - July month)

37. The earlier limit for registering NBFCs with RBI extended to those who had net owned funds of Rs 25 lakhs to Rs 2 crore. The upper limit has been increased manifold to ____. Rs 100 crore (July, Budget news)

38. India has signed Rs.200 crore deal with which country for acquiring Strum Ataka anti-tank missile? Russia (GK Tornado, July)

39. Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan is a foreign minister of which country? United Arab Emirates (UAE) (GK Tornado, March)

40. Residential Asset Price Monitoring Survey is conducted by ___. RBI (July)

41. A market condition where the future price of a commodity is higher than the spot price is known as ___. Contango

42. A fund of funds (FOF) also known as a multi-manager investment—is a ___that invests in other types of funds. pooled investment fund 

23. Which bank has put forward plans to overhaul its trading operations by creating a so-called bad bank that would hold up to €50 billion ($56 billion) in assets?  Deutsche Bank (June)


 First Shift 

1. What does letter 'C' stand for in DPCR - Credit (Digital Public Credit Registry)

2. What does 'A' stand-in 'FBA'? Administrator (Financial Benchmark Administrator) (GK Tornado, June)

3. Which state government would set up the elephant rehabilitation centre, the first-of-its-kind? Kerala (June)

4. Amrabad Tiger Reserve is located in which state? Telangana (GK Tornado) 

5. Male is the capital of which country? Maldives (Static GK PDF)

6. Kaziranga National Park is located in which state? Assam (GK Tornado, July)

7. Which ministry does D.V. Sadananda Gowda hold? Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers (GK Tornado, July)

8. Which city was recently declared the World Heritage site in India? Jaipur (GK Tornado, July)

9. An Internal Working Group of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) extended the Foreign Exchange Market hours from 9 am to 9 pm. The timing of call money is extended by _______. 6 pm.  (GK Tornado, July)

10. The World Economic Situation and Prospects (WESP) report is published by ________. United Nations (GK Tornado, May)

11. 19th August is observed as - World Humanitarian Day (WHD)

12. What is the venue of SCO summit 2019? Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan (GK Tornado – May month)

13. The International Cooperative Trade fair will be held in which year? 2019 (It will be held in New Delhi from 11th till 13th October 2019) (GK Tornado - July month)

14. Which Union Minister attended the G20 Ministerial Meeting on Trade and Digital Economy? Piyush Goyal (Commerce and Industry Minister)- (GK Tornado - June month)

15. How many business firms have withdrawn more than Rs 100 crore in cash, cumulatively withdrawing Rs 5.56 lakh crore during the fiscal year 2017-18? 448 (July)

16. Stand-Up India scheme will continue till __________- 2025 (Budget PDF - July)

17. Who is the author of the book, 'War over Words' - Devika Sethi (GK Tornado - July)

18. Who is the regulator of Housing Finance companies - RBI (GK Tornado – July)

19. In which sports did Arinjeeta Dey win a silver medal in the World Youth Cup? Martial Art (Karate) (GK Tornado July month)

20. The government has proposed to levy a TDS of 2% on cash withdrawal exceeding ______ a year from a bank account. Rs 1 crore (Budget PDF - July month)

21. Which bank partnered with Common Services Centres (CSCs) to launch a co-branded ‘Small Business Money-Back Credit Card’ for small traders and village-level entrepreneurs (VLEs)? HDFC Bank (GK Tornado, July)

22. Who was named as the AIFF Men's Footballer of the Year for a record-extending sixth time.? Sunil Chhetri  (july)

23. India's First Film Museum opened in _________ Mumbai (GK Tornado, January)

24. Which space agency recently announced its plan to launch ‘Dragonfly drone helicopter’ to Saturn’s largest moon, Titan, in search of building blocks of life? NASA (GK Tornado, July)

25. NASA's ‘Polarimeter to Unify the Corona and Heliosphere’ (PUNCH) mission is focused on understanding the transition of particles from the outer corona of the _______ to the solar wind that fills the interplanetary space. Sun (June)

26. _________ risk is defined as the risk of loss resulting from inadequate or failed internal processes, people and systems or from external events. - Operational risk

27. Which organisation released a report on 'Working on a Warmer Planet' - International Labour Organisation (ILO) (GK Tornado, July)

28. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has set up a working group to review the regulatory and supervisory framework for core investment companies (CICs). Who is the head of the committee? Tapan Ray (July)

29. What is the fixed income with no maturity period called? - Perpetual Bond

30. Recently, Basant Birla (BK Birla) passed away. He was a veteran _________- industrialist, businessman (GK Tornado – July)

31. Which of the following is a money market instrument - Commercial Paper (Banking PDF)

32. The Damanganga-Pinjal project has been introduced in which city? Mumbai, Maharashtra (GK Tornado, July)

33. According to the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI), the total unclaimed amount of was_______ (on March 31, 2018)? Rs 15,166.47 crore (Nov 2018)

34. According to the National Annual Rural Sanitation Survey (NARSS) 2018-19, what per cent of households in rural India have access to a toilet? 93% (March)

35. Exercise Garuda-VI is an air exercise between India and which country? France (GK Tornado, July)

36. Where is the headquarters of National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj (NIRDPR)? Hyderabad

37. Which state hosted the 21st Commonwealth Table Tennis Championship 2019? Cuttack, Odisha (GK Tornado, June)

38. According to the Union Budget 2019-20, an amount of 350 crores has been allocated for  ______ interest subvention for all GST- registered MSMEs on fresh or incremental loans. 2% (Budget PDF)

39. According to the Budget 2019-20, every verified SHG women member having a Jan Dhan Bank Account will be allowed an overdraft of ____ _. Rs. 5000 (Budget PDF, July)

40. The State of the Education Report for India 2019: Children with Disabilities was launched by ____. UNESCO (July)

41. Type of account in which the broker lends cash to an investor for purchasing stocks or other financial products? margin account (options - Settlement a/c, Margin a/c, Merchant a/c)

42. Which bank has the highest wilful defaulters i.e. 1/3 of total wilful Defaulters? State Bank of India (SBI) (July) options (PNB, SBI, IDBI, BOB)

43. Which type of fund is a diversified portfolio of stocks that has capital appreciation as its primary goal, with little or no dividend payouts? Growth fund (options - hybrid fund, capital fund, income fund, grow fund)

44. The Reserve Bank introduces the Ombudsman Scheme for ____. Digital payment (January)

45. Which organisation is developing a model blockchain platform in India? Institute for Development and Research in Banking Technology (IDRBT) (June)

Quant Questions Asked in SBI Clerk Main: 10th August 2019 (Shift 1)

These are memory-based questions.

Directions: Study the following bar graph and table and answer the questions given below it.

In Bar graph, the average weight of boys as


Directions: Study the following bar graph and table and answer the questions given below it.

In Bar graph, the average weight of boys as well as of girls in four classes A, B, C, and D is given.

In Table, the average weight of class (Boys and girls) of four classes A, B, C, and D are given.


Average weight of class (Boys and girls)


50 kg


55 kg


62 kg


65 kg

  1. In class C, the number of boys is 48 less than the number of girls, then the number of girls in class C
  2. If the number of boys in class A is 40 and the number of girls in class D is 50, then total weight (boys and girls) of class D is what percent more/less than the total weight (boys and girls) of class A

Reasoning Questions Asked in SBI Clerk Main: 10th August 2019 (Shift 1)

These are memory-based questions.

Direction (1-4): Study the following data carefully and answer the questions accordingly.

M * N (30) - M is 13m to the east of N.

M % N (44) - M is 27m to the west of N.

M @ N (37) - M is 20m to the north of N.

M # N (40) - M is 23m to the south of N.

C % D (23), F # D (28), E % F (32), G * E (27), H % G (39), P # H (42)

C is in which direction with respect to H?

  1. North
  2. South-East
  3. North-East
  4. North-West
  5. South-West

Ans: C

E is in which direction with respect to C and what is the shortest distance between them?

  1. South-East, Root 117
  2. South-West, Root 202
  3. North-East, Root 176
  4. North-West, Root 227
  5. None of these

Ans: B

G is in which direction with respect to F?

  1. East
  2. West
  3. North
  4. South
  5. None of these

Ans: B

  1. According to the given code language, what is the distance between P and F?
  2. (12)
  3. (14)
  4. (10)
  5. (16)
  6. None of these

Ans: C

If in the word ‘HOUSEWARMING’, all the vowels are changed to the next letter and all the consonants are changed to the previous letter and after that the repeated letters are deleted, then how many such pairs of letters are there, each of which has as many letters between them in the word (in both forward and backward directions) as they have between them in the English alphabetical series?

  1. One
  2. Two
  3. Three
  4. Four
  5. More than four

Ans: B

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