### Quant New Pattern Questions for SBI PO

**Q1. In a box carrying one dozen of oranges, one third have become bad. If 3 oranges are taken out from the box at random, what is the probability that at least one oranges out of the three oranges picked up is good?**

**Q2. A basket contains 5 white and 9 black balls. There is another basket which contains 7 white and 7 black balls. One ball is to drawn from either of the two baskets. What is the probability of drawing a black ball?**

**Q3. A bag contains 5 blue and 4 black balls. Three balls are drawn at random. What is the probability that 2 are blue and 1 is black?**

**Q4. An urn contains 9 red, 7 white and 4 black balls. A ball is drawn at random. What is the probability that the ball drawn is not red?**

**Q5. In a simultaneous throw of two dice, what is the probability of getting a total of 10 or 11?**

**Q6. In a single throw of two dice what is the probability of not getting the same number on both the dice?**

**Q7. One card is drawn at random from a pack of 52 cards. What is the probability that the card drawn is either a red or a king?**

**Q8. A bag contains 3 red, 5 yellow and 4 green balls. 3 balls are drawn randomly. What is the probability that the balls drawn contain balls of different colours?**

**Q9. A bag contains 5 red, 7 yellow and 6 green balls. 3 balls are drawn randomly. What is the probability that balls drawn contain exactly 2 green balls?**

**Q10. A bag contains 5 red, 6 yellow and 7 green balls. 3 balls are drawn randomly. What is the probability that the balls drawn contain no red ball?**

**Q11. A box contains 4 green, 5 yellow and 4 white marbles. 3 marbles are drawn at random. What is the probability that all the three marbles are not of same colour?**

**Q12. A bag contains 4 red and 7 black balls. Two draws of three balls each are made, the ball being replaced after the first draw. What is the chance that the balls were red in the first draw and black in the second?**

**Q13. A bag contains 9 red and 7 white balls. Four balls are drawn out one by one and not replaced. What is the probability that they are alternatively of different colours?**

**Q14. A basket contains 5 white and 9 black balls. There is another basket which contains 7 white and 7 black balls. One ball is to drawn from either of the two baskets. What is the probability of drawing a white ball?**

**Q15. 8 persons are seated at a round table. What is the probability that 3 particular persons sit together?**

**Solutions**

### English New Pattern Questions for SBI PO

**Directions(1-15): In these questions, sentences are given with blanks to be filled in with an appropriate word(s). Five alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the five.**

**Q1. She did not tell __________ that she __________ attended the party.**

(a) someone….have

(b) no one….has

(c) him….not

(d) anyone….had

(e) none….did

**Q2. After carefully __________ the situation, the farmer sympathised __________ the mule. **

(a) scrutinizing….on

(b) assessing….with

(c) observing….through

(d) fighting….by

(e) ignoring….for

**Q3. Once there lived a cunning fox who always __________to__________ others with his awful acts.**

(a) wished….cheating

(b) desired….betrayed

(c) thought….fooling

(d) tried….deceive

(e) longed….between

**Q4. I __________ a friend named Raj who __________ a horse ranch in the city.**

(a) has….buys

(b) need….holds

(c) posses….run

(d) have….owns

(e) got…sells

**Q5. As night __________ in the heights of the mountains, Ramesh could not __________ anything.**

(a) fell….see

(b) darkened….view

(c) rose….advice

(d) dive….perceive

(e) become…get

**Q6.Survival of mankind __________ is in danger due to __________ of atomic weapons. **

(a) himself….perpetuation

(b) themselves….regularization

(c) only….provocation

(d) itself….proliferation

(e) self….invention

**Q7. What goes into making a marriage work can only be __________ by trial and error and couples are best left to __________ out what works.**

(a) discovered….translate

(b) regulated….find

(c) learnt….figure

(d) seen….thrash

(e) saw….assume

**Q8. The producer is known to __________ with new stars and fresh talent, and though there have been a few hits and misses, this filmmaker totally __________ for the new bread.**

(a) try….demands

(b) experiment….vouches

(c) sign….goes

(d) produce….promises

(e) go….recreates

**Q9. The Government stated that it had the __________ right to use as much force as was necessary to regain control of areas __________ by terrorists.**

(a) free….marked

(b) practical….left

(c) legitimate….dominated

(d) basic….undertaken

(e) universal….marked

**Q10. Obesity and alcohol __________ together to __________ the risk of liver disease in both men and women. **

(a) act….increase

(b) result….aggravate

(c) taken….arrest

(d) put….heighten

(e) fight….increased

**Q11. There were screams, chills and thrills __________ at the discotheque the other night as the director along with the producers hosted a part to __________ the success of their latest horror flick.**

(a) combined….downplay

(b) alike….mourn

(c) experience….mark

(d) galore….celebrate

(e) plenty….notify

**Q12. When you want to digitalise a city __________ with millions, you don’t bet __________ the odds. **

(a) proceeding….into

(b) teeming….against

(c) undergoing….adhere

(d) falling….above

(e) growling….as

**Q13. The numbers __________ by the legitimate online music service providers indicate that a growing number of users are __________ to buy music.**

(a) morphed….ignoring

(b) labelled….thriving

(c) figured….fantasy

(d) touted….willing

(e) allotted….know

**Q14. If India is __________ on protecting its resources, international business appears equally __________ to safeguard its profit. **

(a) dreaded….fragile

(b) stubborn….weak

(c) bent….determined

(d) approaching….settled

(e) known….seen

**Q15. Brands __________ decision-simplicity strategies make full use of available information to __________ where consumers are on the path of decision making then direct them to the best-marked offers. **

(a) diluting….divulge

(b) tempting….maintain

(c) imputing….overdrive

(d) pursuing….assess

(e) innovating…..cess

**Solutions**

S1. Ans.(d)

Sol. ‘anyone’ and ‘had’ are appropriate for the blanks in this sentence.

S2. Ans.(b)

Sol. ‘sympathised with the mule’ is correct here. Mule here may refer to an offspring of a donkey.

S3. Ans.(d)

Sol. ‘…tried to deceive…’ is correct here. Deceive means deliberately cause (someone) to believe something that is not true.

S4. Ans.(d)

Sol. ‘I have a friend…’ is appropriate.

S5. Ans.(a)

Sol. ‘As night fell in the heights of the mountain’ is correct phrase; it refers to ‘as it grew darker during the night’.

S6. Ans.(d)

Sol. Proliferation- rapid increase in the number or amount of something.

S7. Ans.(c)

Sol. ‘learnt by trial and error’ and ‘figure out what works’ are correct phrases here.

S8. Ans.(b)

Sol. vouches-assert or confirm as a result of one’s own experience the truth or accuracy of (something).

S9. Ans.(c)

Sol. ‘legitimate right to use…’ is the correct phrase here. Legitimate means conforming to the law or to rules.

S10. Ans.(a)

Sol. ‘Obesity and alcohol act together to increase…’ is the correct phrase here.

S11. Ans.(d)

Sol. Galore means in abundance. ‘Celebrate the success’ is appropriate.

S12. Ans.(b)

Sol. ‘bet against the odds’ is the correct phrase here.

S13. Ans.(d)

Sol. ‘touted’ and ‘willing’ are the correct answers for these blanks.

S14. Ans.(c)

Sol. ‘bent on’ refers to ‘keen on’.

S15. Ans.(d)

Sol. Assess means evaluate or estimate the nature, ability, or quality of.

### Reasoning New Pattern Questions for SBI PO

**Directions (1-5): Study the information and answer the following questions:**

**In a certain code language**

**Q1.What is the code for ‘Excellence’ in the given code language?**

**Q3.What may be the possible code for ‘One army ’ in the given code language?**

**Q4.What may be the possible code for ‘Veracity’ in the given code language?**

**Q5.What is the code for ‘Ghats in Kashi’ in the given code language?**

**Solutions(1-5):**

These are the latest pattern of coding-decoding questions. In these questions we are applying following concept:-

**S1. Ans.(a)**

**Sol.** X@10

**S2. Ans.(d)**

**Sol.** G@46

**S3. Ans.(d)**

**Sol.** M#20 N@26

**S4. Ans.(b)**

**Sol.** G@47

**S5. Ans.(b)**

**Sol.** G#26 R@21 S#20

**Directions (6-10): Study the information and answer the following questions:**

**In a certain code language**

**Q6. What is the code for ‘Management’?**

**Q7. If the code for “Winter Night ” is “I23V G14M ” then what is the code for “fast night sleep”?**

**Q8. Which may be the possible code for” Scholarship”?**

**Q9. What is the code for ‘Effective green Nature’?**

**Q10. What is the code for “Ticket Reservation”?**

**Solutions(6-10):**

**S6. Ans.(d)**

**Sol.** G13L

**S7. Ans.(c)**

**Sol.** G14M G6E K19R

**S8. Ans.(a)**

**Sol. ** K19R

**S9. Ans.(b)**

**Sol.** V5D V14M M7F

**S10. Ans.(d)**

**Sol. **G20S M18Q

**Directions (11-15): Study the information and answer the following questions:**

**In a certain code language**

**Q11. What is the code for “the happy holy’?**

**Q12. What is the code for ” Surprise?**

**Q13. Which may be the possible code for “Before come”?**

**Q14. What is the code for ‘soon’?**

**Q15. What is the code for “the unnecessary of waiting”?**

**Solution(11-15):**

**result= sx**

soon=vx

the=nt

surprise=oz

unnecessary/of=pq/fz

holy=fq

come/before=lx/vt

happy/message= bq/cx

**S11. Ans.(e)**

**Sol.**Either (a) or (c) .

**S12. Ans.(d)**

**Sol.**

**S13. Ans.(c)**

**Sol.** lx vt

**S14. Ans.(b)**

**Sol.** vx

**S15. Ans.(e)**

**Sol.** nt pq fz cq