Banking GK Questions and Answers – GK for Bank Exams – PART 2

Banking GK Questions and Answers – Welcome to > one stop place for GK questions with answers. This is the PART 2 of Banking GK Questions and Answers.

In the previous PART 1 we have discussed some GK questions related to Bank exams. In the PART 1 we have discussed topics like Banking general awareness, English and Maths questions based on Bank exam pattern.

If you have missed the PART 1 then you can read it here – click here.

Today in this class we are going to discuss some next level Banking GK Questions and answers which will help you to crack any Bank exams.

Here we will discuss –

* GK Questions related to Banking awareness

* English section specially based on Banking exams

* Maths questions based on Banking exams

* General intelligence or Reasoning questions based on Banking exams

So, let’s start!!

Banking GK – Banking general awareness (General knowledge for bank exams)

Q. Mullaperiyar dam is located in  ?

a. karnataka

b. maharashtra

c. andhra pradesh

d. kerela

e. tamil nadu

Ans. d

Q. Like the telephone/mobile number portability, there is a bank account number portability system. What it means ?

a. any account holder can withdraw cash from any other bank through his/her own cheques drawn on other bank without ATM

b. any borrower can draw funds from his/her loan account from any other bank also

c. the account number of any account holder will remain the same even if he/she is getting his/her account transferred to another bank also

d. bank customers would have the facility of mobile banks to withdraw cash nearby his/her place

Ans. c

Q. NRE deposit is 

a. non resident external deposit

b. non resident extra deposit

c. non resident exchange deposit

d. non refundable external deposit

e. non resident extended deposit

Ans. a

Q. What is offshore banking ?

a. it is a bank located in the sea or island

b. it is a bank located in SEZ

c. it is a bank located in a neighbouring country

d. it is a bank located outside the country of residence of the depositor

e. offshore banking is basically dealing in foreign exchange

Ans. e

Q. Non convertible debentures are –

a. debt instruments which acquire equity status at the issuers options

b. debt instruments which acquire equity status at the investors options

c. debt instruemnts which acquire equity status with the permission of registrar of companies

d. debt instruments which acquire equity status on maturity

e. debt instruments which retain their debt character and cannot acquire equity status

Ans. e

Q. Who has written the book LAJJA

a. taslima nasreen

b. salman rushdie

c. sunil ganguli

d. rabindranath tagore

e. bimal mitra

Ans. a

Q. Which of the following options is not a salient feature of Debit cards ?

a. no bad debts to banks and no suits for recovery

b. no interest earning for banks

c. works like a normal withdrawal

d. can be used at ATM and POS

e. 45 days credit is given to the card holder

Ans. e

Q. Normally banks issues a letter to beneficiary on behalf of its constituents like guarantee for making payment on their behalf on fulfillment of its terms and conditions. This arrangement in banking context is ?

a. line of credit

b. loan to client

c. loan on credit

d. loan against credit

e. letter of credit

Ans. e

Q. When a bank provides a loan for purchase of white goods, it is categorized as

a. consumption loan

b. white goods loan

c. consumer durable loan

d. working capital 

e. bridge loan

Ans. c

Banking GK Questions – Maths section

Now here are some maths questions based on Banking exam pattern – 

Solve the Numerical :-

Q. 148% of 13785 = ?

1) 20100

2) 20200

3) 20300

4) 20400

5) 20500

Ans. 4

Q. (1884% of 73) ÷ 25.05 = ?

1) 35

2) 45

3) 55

4) 65

5) 75

Ans. 3

Find the next number in the questions :-

Q. 840, 1112, 1322, 1478, 1588, ?

a. 1672

b. 1668

c. 1665

d. 1662

e. 1660

Ans. e

Q. 76, 588, 2316, 6412, 14412, ?

a. 28216

b. 28226

c. 28236

d. 28246

e. 28256

Ans. c

Q. 20, 100, 244, 452, 724, 1060, ?

a. 1450

b. 1460

c. 1470

d. 1480

e. 1490

Ans. b

Q. 4984, 4408, 3967, 3643, 3418, 3274, ?

a. 3193

b. 3183

c. 3173

d. 3163

e. 3153

Ans. a

Q. 1338, 2328, 3048, 3552, 3888, 4098, ?

a. 4332

b. 4223

c. 4218

d. 4232

e. 4323

Ans. c

Q. Study the following table and answer the questions given below. The below table shows the total number of candidates passed, appeared and selected in a competitive exam in different states from 2006 to 2011.

1. What is the difference between the average number of students selected in State B and that in State D during the whole period?

a. 6

b. 7

c. 8

d. 9

e. 10

Ans. b

Q. In the year 2006, which state had the highest percentage candidates passed over the candidates appeared? 

a. A

b. C

c. B

d. D

e. None of these

Ans. b

Q. .The total number of students selected in State C is approximately  what percentage of the total number of students selected in State A? 

a. 70%

b. 75%

c. 80%

d. 85%

e. 90%

Ans. b

Q. .In which of the following years is the percentage of selected candidates with respect to passed candidates the highest in State D? 

a. 2006

b. 2007

c. 2008

d. 2009

e. 2011

Ans. b

Q. .The total candidates passed in State A in the year 2006 is what percentage more than the total candidates passed in State C in the year 2009? 

a. 16%

b. 36%

c. 44.4%

d. 51%

e. 56%

Ans. e

Q. A person lent a certain sum of money at 8% simple interest, and in 8 years the interest amounted to `612 less than the sum lent. Find the sum lent.

a. Rs.1400

b. Rs.1500

c. Rs.1600

d. Rs.1700

e. Rs.1800

Ans. d

Solution > Let Principal= x

Then Interest= x-612 (as per question)

Rate given = 8%

Time given = 8%

We know, I = PxRxT / 100 (formula)

Now put all the values as per the formula

Ans. Rs.1700

Q. If the compound interest on a certain sum for 2 years at 15% is `193.50, what will be the simple interest at the same rate for the same period

a. Rs.150

b. Rs.160

c. Rs.180

d. Rs.172

e. Rs.175

Ans. c

Q. The circumference of a circular park is 968m. The park is surrounded on the outside by a road 2.8 m wide. What is the area of the road

a. 2640.12 sq m

b. 2735.04 sq m

c. 2831.6  sq m

d. 2942 sq m

e. None of these

Ans. b

Q. From a group of five males and six females, in how many ways can four be chosen to include exactly one female? 

a. 210

b. 180

c. 120

d. 80

e. 60

Ans. e

Q. .A bag contains 6 red, 7 blue and 8 green balls. Three balls are drawn randomly. What is the probability that the balls drawn contain exactly two blue balls? 

a. 147/665

b. 518/665

c. 54/455

d. 44/455

e. 401/455

Ans. a

Q. The sum of the ages of A, B and C at present is 85 years. 10 years ago the ratio of their ages was 1 : 3 : 7. The present age of C is what percentage of the present age of B

a. 55.55%

b. 80%

c. 120%

d. 180%

e. 300%

Ans. d

Q. 13 men and 12 women earn `11120 in 8 days. 9 men and 11 women earn `12840 in 12 days. In how many days will 8 men and 15 women earn `17400?

a. 12 days

b. 13 days

c. 14 days

d. 15 days

e. 16 days

Ans. d

Q. Two pipes can separately fill a tank in 10 hours and 40 hours respectively. Both the pipes are opened together to fill the tank, but when the tank is half-filled a leakage develops, through which

1/2 of the water supplied by both the pipes leaks out. What is the total time taken to fill the tank? 

a. 8 hrs

b. 10 hrs

c. 12 hrs

d. 16 hrs

e. 18 hrs

Ans. c

Banking GK Questions – General Intelligence (GI) and Reasoning

Q. Read the information and answer the questions –

In a certain code language, ‘no lo pe to’ means ‘we love our country’, ‘le pe no ze’ means ‘India is our country’, ‘ko pe ge co’ means ‘proud to be country’, ‘le ko’ means ‘proud India’, ‘ge lo so’ means ‘love to all’ and ‘fo le gm’ means ‘India independence day’. 

1. What is the code for ‘independence’?

a. fo

b. gm

c. le

d. co

e. can’t be determined

Ans. e

2. Which of the following is the code for ‘proud to be india’? 

a. ge pe ko co

b. ge le no ze

c. le ge lo pe

d. ge le ko co

e. none of these

Ans. d

3. Which of the following may be the code for ‘I love our country’?

a. pe no lo ge

b. lo no pe to

c. me no pe lo

d. lo no le pe

e. none of these

Ans. c

4. What is the code for ‘day’?

a. gm

b. fo

c. lo

d. either ‘gm’ or ‘fo’

e. none of these

Ans. d

5. If ‘love’ is related to ‘lo’, ‘proud’ is related to ‘ko’, in the same way ‘our’ is related to which of the following?

a. no

b. to

c. le

d. ge

e. none of these

Ans. a

Q. In a certain code language TEAMWORK is written as NBFUJQNV and SOME is written as PTDL. How is PERSON written in that code pattern ?





e. None of these

Ans. c

Q. How many such pairs of letters are there in the word SUBSTANCE each of which has as many letters between them in the word (in both forward and backward directions) as in the english alphabet ?

a. one

b. two

c. three

d. four

e. None of these

Ans. c

Q. How many meaningful english words, not ending with ‘D’ can be made with the 3rd, 5th, 7th and 9th letters of the word ‘STEADFAST’ using each letter only once in each word? (letters counted from left to right)

a. one

b. two

c. three

d. none

Ans. a

Q. In a certain code BASKET is written as 5$3%#1 and TRIED is written as 14*#2. Then how will be SKIRT written in that pattern ?

a. 3%*41

b. 3*%41

c. 3%#41

d. 3#4%1

Ans. a

Q. The positions of the first and fifth digits of the number 81943275 are interchanged. Similarly the positions of the second and sixth digits are interchanged and so on till the fourth and the eighth digits. Which of the following will be the third digit from the right end after the rearrangement ?

a. 1

b. 9

c. 2

d. 4

Ans. a

Q. Study the following arrangement carefully and answer given questions –

M 3 # R A T 1 E J $ K @ F U 5 4 V I 6 ^ D 8 * H N 7 % 2 W

1. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on their positions in the above arrangement and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group ?

a. TER

b. [email protected]

c. 6DV

d. J1K

e. N%*

Ans. d

2. How many such numbers are there in the above arrangement, each of which is immediately preceded by a letter but not immediately followed by a letter ?

a. One

b. Two

c. Three

d. None

e. More than three

Ans. e

3. What should come in place of the question mark ? based on the following pattern –

RTI – [email protected] – 4I6 – ?

a. 8*H

b. 8HN

c. 8H7

d. D*H

Ans. b

4. How many such symbols are there in the above arrangement each of which is immediately preceded by a number and immediately followed by a letter ?

a. one

b. two

c. three

d. none

e. more than three

Ans. b

5. Which of the following is the seventh to the left of the twentieth from the left end of the above arrangement ?

a. V

b. @

c. %

d. ^

e. none

Ans. e

Banking GK Questions – English section 

Read each sentence and find if there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. If there is no error then choose the option No error(5).

A. The third season of (1) / the popular television show will ends (2) / on a grand note with (3) / celebrities dancing and having fun (4) / No error (5).

Ans. The (2) part has error

> Correct – the popular television show will end

B. The website, which does not (1) / accept advertisements and is funded (2) / entirely by donations, describes itself (3) / as the fifth most popular website on the planet (4) / No error (5).

Ans. No error (5)

C. As share crime statistics for (1) / the year 2017, the commissioner admitted that (2) / there had been an undue delay in (3) / the setting up of an anti-narcotics cell (4) / no error (5)

Ans. The part (1) has error

Correction – As sharing crime statistics for

D. The moon may be the best place (1) / to look for aliens as their (2) / footprints on their surface would (3) / last far longer than radio signals (4) / no error (5)

Ans. The (3) part has error

Correction – footprints on its surface would

E. The company aims (1) / to nearly double (2) / its revenues on the back (3) / of a strongest product pipeline (4) / no error (5)

Ans. The part (4) has error

Correction – of a strong product pipeline

F. The minister will have (1) / a tough task on his hands (2) / where three different recommendations (3) / for this year’s rate reach his desk (4) / No error (5)

Ans. The part (3) has error

Correction – when three different recommendations

Choose the correct synonyms (same meaning) options –


a. addressed

b. equalised

c. restored

d. redone

e. rearranged

Ans. a


a. notes

b. usage

c. money

d. cash

e. value

Ans. b


a. internally

b. whole-heartedly

c. fundamentally

d. virtually

e. unavoidably

Ans. c


a. causative

b. fortcoming

c. verbal

d. abstract

e. suggestive

Ans. e


a. Co-operating with

b. reducing the quality

c. hampering the progress

d. conciliating in order to

e. adjusting for the better

Ans. b

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