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BANK PO Previous Year Question Paper with Answers

By Basant Singhal|Bank PO Previous Years Papers (English Section) | 03 Jun 2019

BANK PO Previous Year Question Paper with Answers (Prelims/Main) 1

 

Rigorous practice of previous years question papers is essential for your result oriented preparation of this exam  in this regard bank po memory based question papers will help you understand the actual level of the exams and make a strategy accordingly

 

In this post we have shared the memory based english Question paper of IBPS RRB Group A officer exam that was conducted on 02 09 2012

 

 

Directions (Q. 1-10): In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, five words/phrases are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word/phrase in each case.

 

Rural Healthcare in India is (1) by a huge gap between supply and demand. Currently, rural Healthcare needs are (2) either by limited government facilities and private nursing homes, which have not bean able to keep pace with increasing demand, (3) by a number of quacks who practise medicine in rural areas. The quality of infrastructure is usually poor and people (4) up having to go to nearby large cities, if they need high-quality care.

Rural India deserves better, since the ability to pay has gone up over the last few years, driven by growth in income and penetration of government healthcare programmes. Increasing demand, (5) with the failure of existing infrastructure to scale, has resulted in rural healthcare (6) a large under-served market. Absence of a viable business model (7) conversion of the huge rural expenditure on health into an economic activity that generates incomes and (8) the poor. It is this (9) that entrepreneurs are looking to (10).

 

1.       1. performed                  2. displayed                   3. furthered

          4. characterised              5. made

 

2.       1. stopped                      2. met                             3. elevated

          4. discussed                             5. set

 

3.       1. also                            2. nor                             3. but

          4. or                               5. and

 

4.       1. end                             2. give                  3. fed

          4. start                           5. set

 

5.       1. couple                        2. combined          3. mentioning

          4. engaged                      5.resulting

 

6.       1. become                       2. happening        3. being

          4. exists                         5. is

 

7.       1. to                               2. makes               3. so

          4. ceasing                       5. prevents

 

8.       1. generates                    2. supplies            3. lists

          4. turns                          5. serves

 

9.       1. gap                             2. truth                 3. progress

          4. catastrophes              5. divides

 

10.     1. fills                             2. access               3.  plug

          4. form                           5. distance

 

Directions (Q. 11-15): Which of the phrases (1), (2), (3) and (4) given below each sentence should replace the word/phrase printed in bold in the sentence to make it grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is given and 'No correction is required", mark (5) as the answer.

 

11.     A freezing morning accompanied by a dense cover of fog set the toning for the coming weekend.

1) keeping tone                        2) started the toning

3) kept the tone                        4) set the tone

5) No correction required

 

12.  The jail is in the news again with the finding of a pistol and some bullets.

1) to finding                     2) with find

3) finding                         4) on found      5) No correction required

 

13.  The space-crunched city throws up several stories of struggle that schools have had put up with to win playgrounds for their students.

1) have had to put up to          2) had put up on

3) have had to put up with      4) had to put up to

5) No correction required

 

14.     Emotions rang high as both families were taken to the police station      last night.

1) Emotions went higher          2) Emotion became high

3) Emotionally high                    4) Emotions ran high

5) No correction required

 

15.     Work at all the court complexes was paralysed as lawyers went on a day-long strike as a mark of protest.

1) for a one day strike                       2) for a strike

3) on a day's long strike                    4) on a day-long striking

5) No correction required

 

 

Directions (Q.16-20): Rearrange the following five sentences (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.

 

(A)    The policy makers in most of the developing economies recognise this importance and have been implementing a host of programmes and measures to achieve rural development objectives.

 

(B)     While some of these countries have achieved impressive results from those programmes and measures, others have failed to make a significant dent in the problem of persistent rural underdevelopment.

 

(C)    The socio-economic 4isp,arities between rural and urban areas are widening and creating tremendous pressure on the social and economic fabric of many such developing economies.

 

(D)    These factors, among many others, tend to highlight the importance of rural development.

 

(E)     Although millions of rural people have escaped poverty as a result of rural development in many Asian countries, a large majority of rural people continue to suffer from persistent poverty.

 

16. Which of-the following should be the THIRD Sentence after    rearrangement? :

1)A         2)B          3)C         4)D         5)E

 

17. Which of the following should be the LAST (FIFTH) sentence after rearrangement?

 1)A         2)B          3)C          4)D         5)E      :

 

18. Which of the following should be the FOURTH sentence after rearrangement?

1)C         2)B            3)A         4)D         5)E

 

19. Which of the following should be the FIRST sentence after rearrangement? -                            

1)A         2)B        3)C         4)D         5)E        

 

20. Which of the following should be the SECOND sentence after rearrangement?

1)           D         2)E          3)C          4)B          5)A

 

 

Directions (Q. 21-25): Each question below has two blanks, each blank indicating that something has been omitted. Choose the set of words for each blank which best fits the meaning of the sentence as a whole.

 

21.     Forest department officials said that when the elephants were made to ___________from their trucks, they went straight to the spot where they had' been ________ during the camp.

1) jump, killed    2) alight, tied        3)  enter, hurt         4) step, played

5) exit, enjoyed              

 

22. /Excise officials seized pouches of whisky ____________a bus travelling ________ Maharasthtra.

          1)  from, to                    2) in, for      3)   for, towards

          4)  inside, on                   5) through , till

 

 

23.     Organisations ________ for the victims ______ the inhuman  and unjust attitude of the government.

          1) fighting, applauded              2) lobbying, supported

          3) Working, condemned           4) stand, opposed

          5) trying, spoke

 

 

24.     A collision  between two uses ________ six people dead, _____  the driver of one of the buses.

          1) made, also               2)  left, including    3) caused, combined

          4) resulted , except     5)  got, surpassing

 

 

25.     The court _______ revenue authorities and PCB officials to _____  teams and visit pharma units.

          1) directed , form                     2) announced, arrange

          3) commanded, display           4) ruled,  make    5)  told, carve

 

 

Directions (Q. 26-40): Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is 'No error', the answer is 5). (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any).

 

26.     1) The transit system's underground7 2) tunnels and stations will / 3) be constructed / 4) next heritage structures. / 5) No error

 

27.     1) Residents have been planting/2) the ornamental trees outside /              3) their homes arid in lawns to / 4) add beauty and give their place a grand look. / 5) No error

 

28.     1) A diamond jeweller's peon 7 2) tipped off a gang / 3) about the gold / 4) in his employer's vault.7 5) No error.

 

29.     1) He said that the performance of the Indian team /2) was satisfactory at the international meet / 3) and that they learnt a lot from / 4) watching top seeded players  through action at the grand slam.7 5) No error

 

30.     1) Watching the exponential/2) talent of world tennis / 3) was the best things / 4) to happen to him. / 5) No error

 

31. 1) The meeting took place a day after / 2) the agency held a meeting with project contractors / 3) to evaluate steps that being taken to / 4) ensure that the buildings were not affected. /5) No error 

 

32. 1) The director explained 7 2) the theme and / 3) the concept of /4) the international folk festival. / 5) No error

 

33.   1) The fight among / 2) rival candidates between the medium / 3) of catchy slogans / 4) has started. / 5) No

 

34.   1) Acting on a tip-off/ 2) the anti-robbery squad led / 3) by inspectors laid/4) a trap for the robbers. /5) No error

 

35.   1) The process of/ 2) revising figures of damage / 3) to '   get additional compensation / 4) has began. / 5) No error

 

36.     1) Farmers who grow the crop / 2) are the worse hit, as the investment / 3) they make on a crop is / 4) huge as compared to the profit. /  5) No error

 

37. 1) The government is made it 7 2) mandatory for pharmacies to send / 3) copies :of medical bills along, with / 4) prescriptions 'of drugs and details of patients. / 5) No error

 

38. 1) While these schools have/ 2) a strong traditional hold, the reason for/ 3) forming a consortium in India is to encourage / 4) cultural diversity for their institutes. / 5) No error

 

39. 1) The Government soon will make / 2) it mandatory for all private hospitals / 3) to notify infectious cases / 4) as soon as they are detected. / 5) No error

 

40. 1) School children, 'who so far /2) have had rationed access to / 3) the few playgrounds on the city must be / 4) happy by the recent move.           / 5) No error

 

Answers

  1.  4
  2.  2
  3.  4
  4.  1
  5.  2
  6.  3
  7.  5
  8.  5
  9.  1
  10.  3
  11.  4
  12.  5
  13.  4
  14.  4
  15.  5
  16.  4  ECDAB
  17.  2
  18.  3
  19.  5
  20.  3
  21.  2
  22.  1
  23.  3
  24.  2
  25.  1
  26.  4  Replace next with near
  27.  Replace have been planting with have planted
  28.  5
  29.  4  Replace  through with in
  30.  3  Replace things with thing
  31.  3  Write were before being
  32.  5
  33.  2 Replace between with through
  34.  5
  35.  4  Replace began with begun
  36.  2  Write worst
  37.  1  Replace  is with has
  38.  4  Replace 'for' with 'in'
  39.  1  'Soon' before 'make'
  40.  3  Replace 'on' with 'in'

      

 

       

 

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