Monday, October 13, 2014

New India Assurance Company Ltd. Recruitment of 509 Administrative Officer (Scale-I) Posts

Applications are invited for the post of Administrative Officer (Scale-I) in various discipline.
  1. Finance: 65 Posts
    Qualification: Chartered Accountant (ICAI)/ Cost Accountant (ICWA)/ MBA FINANCE*/ B.Com./ M.Com.
  2. Engineering: 25 Posts
    Qualification: B.Tech./ BE in Civil/ Mechanical/ Electrical/ Electronics & Communication Engineering.
  3. Legal: 40 Posts
    Qualification:Graduate in Law.
  4. Automobile Engineering: 30 Posts
    Qualification: BE/ B.Tech. in Automobile Engineering. Or Graduate in Mechanical Engineering with Diploma (at least one year duration) in Automobile Engineering.
  5. Generalist: 349 Posts
    Qualification: Graduate in any stream.
Age (As on 01/10/2014): 30 years

Application Fee (Non-Refundable): For SC/ ST/ PWD and female candidates Rs. 50/- and for all other candidates Rs. 600/-.

How to Apply: Candidates can apply online only.

Important Dates:
  • Opening date of online registration 11-Oct-2014
  • Closing date of online registration 03-Nov-2014
  • Payment of application fees 03-Nov-2014
  • Dates of online examination 10-Jan-2014/ 11-Jan-2014.
  • Downloading of call letters for examination commences from 10 days prior to the date of examination (Tentative)

For more details, please visit: http://newindia.co.in
/downloads/Detailedadvertisementtobepublishedonwebsiteon10-10-2014.pdf
Applications are invited for the post of Administrative Officer (Scale-I) in various discipline.

  1. Finance: 65 Posts
    Qualification: Chartered Accountant (ICAI)/ Cost Accountant (ICWA)/ MBA FINANCE*/ B.Com./ M.Com.
  2. Engineering: 25 Posts
    Qualification: B.Tech./ BE in Civil/ Mechanical/ Electrical/ Electronics & Communication Engineering.
  3. Legal: 40 Posts
    Qualification:Graduate in Law.
  4. Automobile Engineering: 30 Posts
    Qualification: BE/ B.Tech. in Automobile Engineering. Or Graduate in Mechanical Engineering with Diploma (at least one year duration) in Automobile Engineering.
  5. Generalist: 349 Posts
    Qualification: Graduate in any stream.
Age (As on 01/10/2014): 30 years

Application Fee (Non-Refundable): For SC/ ST/ PWD and female candidates Rs. 50/- and for all other candidates Rs. 600/-.

How to Apply: Candidates can apply online only.

Important Dates:
  • Opening date of online registration 11-Oct-2014
  • Closing date of online registration 03-Nov-2014
  • Payment of application fees 03-Nov-2014
  • Dates of online examination 10-Jan-2014/ 11-Jan-2014.
  • Downloading of call letters for examination commences from 10 days prior to the date of examination (Tentative)

For more details, please visit: http://newindia.co.in
/downloads/Detailedadvertisementtobepublishedonwebsiteon10-10-2014.pdf

COMPUTER AWARENESS PRACTICE MCQs FOR ALL BANK EXAMS

1. What is an 'internet'?
1) Internal internet used to transfer information internally.
2) Internal internet used to transfer information to the outside company.
3) Internal network designed to serve the internal informational needs of a single organisation.
4) Internal network designed to transfer the information between two organisations.
5) None of the above

2. To send another station a message, the main thing a user has to know is
1) how the network works
2) the other station's address
3) whether the network is packet-switched or circuit - switched
4) whether this is a voice or data network
5) None of the above

3. The data base administrator's function in an organization is
1) to be responsible for the more technical aspects of managing the information contained in organizational databases.
2) to be responsible for the executive level aspects of decisions regarding the information management
3) to show the relationship among entity classes in a data warehouse
4) to define which data mining tools must be used to extract data
5) None of the above

4. A ...... is a computer connected to two networks.
1) link
2) server
3) gateway
4) bridge way
5) None of these

5. Each of the following is a true statement except
1) online systems continually update the master file
2) in online processing, the user enters transactions into a device that is directly connected to the computer system
3) batch processing is still used today in older systems or in some systems with massive volumes of transactions
4) information in batch systems will always be up-to-date
5) None of the above

6. When you save a presentation, ............
1) all slides in a presentation are saved in the same file
2) two files are created; one for graphics and one for content
3) a file is created for each slide
4) a file is created for each animation or graphic
5) None of the above

7. In a client/ server model, a client program
1) asks for information
2) provides information and files
3) serves software files to other computers
4) distributes data files to other computers
5) None of the above

8. Every device on the internet has a unique ....... address (also called an ‘Internet address’) that identifies it in the same way that a street address identifies the location of a house.
1) DH
2) DA
3) IP
4) IA
5) None

9. In a customer data base a customer’s surname would be keyed into a...
1) row
2) text field
3) record
4) computed field
5) None of these

10. A set of interrelated components that collect, process, store and distribute information to support decision making and control in an organization best defines
1) communications technology
2) a network
3) an information system
4) hardware
5) None of the above

11. Control in design of an information system is used to
1) inspect the system and check that it is built as per specifications
2) ensure that the system processes data as it was designed to and that the results are reliable
3) ensure privacy of data processed by it
4) protect data from accidental or intentional loss
5) None of the above

12. Storing same data in many places is called
1) iteration
2) concurrency
3) redundancy
4) enumeration
5) None of these

13. Which of the following is the first step in the 'transaction processing cycle', which captures business data through various modes such as optical scanning or at an electronic commerce website?
1) Document and report generation
2) Database maintenance
3) Transaction processing
4) Data Entry
5) None of the above

14. What is part of a database that holds only one type of information?
1) Report
2) Field
3) Record
4) File
5) None

15. 'MPG' extension refers usually to what kind of file?
1) Word Perfect Document file
2) MS Office document
3) Animation/ movie file
4) Image file
5) None of these

16. If you want to secure a message, use a(n):
1) cryptology source
2) encryption key
3) encryption software package
4) cryptosystem
5) None of these

17. Which key do you press to check spelling?
1) F3
2) F5
3) F7
4) F9
5) None

18. Which area in an Excel window allows entering values and formulas?
1) Title Bar
2) Menu Bar
3) Formula Bar
4) Standard Tool Bar
5) None of these

19. Which of the following helps to reduce spelling error in the document?
1) Auto Format
2) Auto Correct
3) Smart Tags
4) Auto Text
5) None

20. Which of the following is valid IP address?
1) 984.12.787.76
2) 192.168.321.10
3) 1.888.234.3456
4) 192.168.56.115
5) None of these

ANSWERS:
1-1, 2-2, 3-1, 4-2, 5-4, 6-1, 7-4, 8-3, 9-3, 10-3
11-2, 12-3, 13-4, 14-2, 15-3, 16-4, 17-3, 18-3, 19-2, 20-4.

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Bobcards Limited Recruitment of Officer Posts

Applications are invited for the following posts.
Officer: 70 Posts
Qualification (As on 01/10/2014): i). Graduate with 50% marks in aggregate from recognised university. ii). Degree obtained from Open University without following the regular stream (10 +2) is not recognised for recruitment to any cadre.

Application Fee: Rs. 100/- for SC/ ST candidates and Rs. 500/- for General and all others candidates.

How to Apply: Candidates can apply online only.

Important Dates:
  • Online Registration & Payment of application fee 25-Sept-2014 to 09-Oct-2014
  • Date of Online Examination (Tentative) 26-Nov-2014
  • Downloading of call letters for online examination 17-Nov-2014

For more details, please visit: http://www.bobcards.com
/Detail_Advertisement_for_Direct_Test_&_Interview.pdf

South Indian Bank Recruitment of Probationary Clerks

Applications are invited for the following posts.
Probationary Clerks: 05 Posts
Qualification: Graduation from a recognised university having completed a regular 10+2+ (3/4) course securing at least 55% marks in Science/ Engineering Streams or 50% marks in Arts/ Commerce/ Other streams. Candidates should be proficient in computer operations.

Age (As on 31/07/2014): 26 years

Application Fee: Rs. 400/- for General category and Rs. 100/- for SC/ ST category.

How to Apply: Candidates can apply online and the system generated print-out of the applications submitted online should be sent by ordinary post along with the relevant documents to the “DY. GENERAL MANAGER, THE SOUTH INDIAN BANK LTD, REGIONAL OFFICE- AHMEDABAD, SHOP NO:415, WARD NO:2, SAKAR VII, 4TH FLOOR, NEHRU BRIDGE CORNER, ASHRAM ROAD, AHMEDABAD, GUJARAT – 380009”.

Important Dates:
  • Opening date of online registration: 24-Sept-014.
  • Closing date of online registration: 04-Oct-2014.
  • Last date for submission of hard copy of the online application: 13-Oct-2014.

For more details, please visit: http://www.southindianbank.com
/UserFiles/file/mp_Notification_2014.pdf

IBPS RRB Exam General Awareness Solved Questions (Exam Held on: 27-09-2014 Morning Session)

  1. Number of Express trains :27
  2. Hole associated with : Golf
  3. COO : Chief operating officer
  4. ARC : Asset Reconstructing Company
  5. HR khan : Deputy governor
  6. New IIMs : 5
  7. how many free transactions from different bank ATM in metro cities :3
  8. Revised age under Juvenile Crime Act : 16-18
  9. M vijay is related to : Cricket
  10. Who scored highest run in 5th test from Indian Cricket Team : MS Dhoni
  11. First president of India ? : Rajendra Prasad
  12. Mizoram Capital :Aizawl
  13. Bangladesh Currency : TAKA
  14. First satellite sent by India : Aryabhatta
  15. KYC related to : Opening bank account
  16. Tallest flag used in which place on 15th august : Central Park, Connaught Place
  17. Question related to Narendra Modi 
  18. Cricketer to politician : Imran khan
  19. Shooting : Jitu rai
  20. Adani invested 15.5 bn in which country : Australia
  21. Udupi thermal power plant purchased by : Adani
  22. Maryam Mirzakhani which country : Iran
  23. Sergio Ramos which sport : Football
  24. Education Cess : 3%
  25. Capital gain tax : 20%
  26. Boko haram organisation is from which country ?  Nigeria
  27. Highest student populated country according to Census 2011 : India
  28. Ponzi Scam
  29. Operation Vijay is related to : Kargil
  30. Ashok Chakra Winner :  Major Mohit Sharma (Posthumous), Havildar Rajesh Kumar (Posthumous). Major D. Sreeram Kumar
  31. SEBI related to Money Market 
  32. NJAC :  for the appointment and transfer of judges to the higher judiciary in India

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

India Budget 2014-15 Practice Questions for All Bank Exams


1) Kisan Vikas Patra was reintroduced in Union Budget 2014. What is Kisan Vikas Patra?
Ans. Kisan Vikas Patra is a saving scheme that was announced by the Government of India that doubles the money invested in eight years and seven months. The Directorate of Small Savings Government of India, sells these saving bonds through all Post Offices in the country so that the scheme can be accessed by citizens from all over the country. A KVP can be encashed after two and a half years from the date of issue at the value it has been bought and the interest accrued for the period.

2) Mandatory wage ceiling of subscription to EPS (Employee Pension Scheme) raised from Rs 6,500 to .........?
Ans. Rs 15,000

3) Minimum pension increased to ...... per month in Budget 2014?
Ans. Rs 1,000

4) How many new IIMs have been announced in Union Budget 2014?
Ans. 5
Note: In HP, Punjab, Bihar, Odisha and Rajasthan

5) How many new IITs have been announced in Union Budget 2014?
Ans. 5
Note: To come up in Jammu, Chattisgarh, Goa, Andhra Pradesh and Kerala.

6) How many new AIIMs have been announced in Union Budget 2014?
Ans. 4
Note: To come up in Andhra Pradesh, West Bengal, Vidarbha in Maharashtra and Poorvanchal in Uttar Pradesh.

7) Govt proposed to launch which programme to ensure broad band connectivity at village level as announced in Union Budget 2014?
Ans. 'Digital India’

8) Name the TV channel announced for farmers in Union Budget 2014-15?
Ans. KISAN TV

9) Name the TV channel announced for North East in Union Budget 2014-15?
Ans. Arun Prabha TV

10) Name the project on the river Ganga for inland waterways between Allahabad and Haldia announced in Union Budget 2014-15?
Ans. Jal Marg Vikas
Note: Rs 4,200 crore set aside for the purpose.

11) EPFO to launch which Service for contributing members?
Ans. Uniform Account Number

12) Name the new programme announced to give impetus to watershed development in the country with an initial outlay of Rs. 2142 crores?
Ans. Neeranchal

13) Name the scheme announced in Budget to generate awareness and help in improving the efficiency of delivery of welfare services meant for women?
Ans. Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao Yojana

14) Two National Institutes of Ageing announced to be set up in Union Budget will be at?
Ans. AIIMS, New Delhi and Madras Medical College, Chennai.

15) How much fund has been allotted to support about 600 new and existing Community Radio Stations?
Ans. Rs 100 crore

16) Swachh Bharat Abhiyan to cover every household with sanitation facility by the year?
Ans. 2019

17) Rs 2,037 crore set aside for Integrated Ganga Conservation Mission called?
Ans. Namami Gange

18) Fund allocated for increasing safety of women in large cities?
Ans.  Rs 150 crore

19) Amount allotted for the project of developing 100 Smart Cities?
Ans. Rs. 7,060 crore

20) Fund set aside for PSU banks capitalisation?
Ans. Rs 11,200 crore

21)  Govt provides ..... crore for rehabilitation of displaced Kashmiri migrants as announced in Union Budget 2014-15?
Ans. Rs 500

22) How much fund has been provided for “Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojna” for assured irrigation?
Ans. 1000 crore

23) Agriculture University announced in Budget will be set up at?
Ans. Andhra Pradesh & Rajasthan

24) Crisis Management Center for women will be open at?
Ans. Delhi

25) What is the targeted fiscal deficit for 2016 (year 2015-16) as announced in the Union Budget 2014-15?
Ans. 3.6% of GDP

26) How much fund was set aside for the proposed National Rural Internet and Technology Mission (NRITM)?
Ans. Rs. 500 crore

27) What special feature has been proposed for currency notes in the Union Budget 2014-15?
Ans. Currency notes will henceforth integrate Braille-features to benefit the visually-disabled people.

28) The National Industrial Corridor (NIC) that was proposed to be established in the Union Budget of 2014-15 will be at?
Ans. Pune

29) Plan expenditure pegged at ..... lakh crore?
Ans. Rs 5.75

30) Non-plan expenditure pegged at ...... crore?
Ans. Rs 12.19 lakh

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

COMPUTER KNOWLEDGE PRACTICE QUESTIONS FOR SBI P.O. EXAM

1. Reusable optical storage will typically have the acronym:
a) CD 
b) DVD 
c) ROM
d) RW 
e) ROS

2. A ____ is the term used when a search engine returns a web page that matches the search criteria.
a) Blog 
b) Hit
 c) Link
d) View 
e) Success

3. Plotters print ____
a) with ball point pens
b) with ink pens
c) electrostatic ally
d) All of these
e) None of these

4. Which of the following is an abbreviation for a hardware programming language?
a) AHPL 
b) AFL 
c) ACM
d) APL 
e) LPM

5. A language based on graphic for use in education is:
a) PROLOG 
b) LOGO
c) COBOL 
d) BASIC
e) None of these

6. Missing slot covers on a computer can cause?
a) Over heat
b) Power surges 
c) EMI
d) Incomplete path for ESD
e) None of the above

7. When installing PCI NICS you can check the IRQ availability by looking at:
a) Dip switches 
b) CONFIG.SYS
c) Jumper settings
d) Motherboard BIOS
e) CPU

8. What is the best ground for a conductive work bench?
a) AC outlet
b) Ground to bend
c) Another device
d) Chassis ground
e) None of the above

9. Which of the following codes is written into a serially accessed memory?
a) EOD code 
b) Gray code
c) Bar code 
d) Excess - 3 code
e) Unicode

10. What is the full form of "XP" in Windows XP?
a) XTRA Power
b) XTREME Programming
c) XTRA Process
d) XTREME power
e) None of these

11. The binary language consist(s) of _____ digit(s).
a) 8 
b) 2 
c) 1,000
d) 1 
e) 10

12. What beep codes could indicate a system board or power supply failure?
a) Steady short beep
b) No beep
c) One long continuous beep tone
d) Steady long beeps
e) All of the above

13. Which logic family dissipates the minimum power?
a) DTL 
b) TTL 
c) ECL
d) CMOS 
e) DDL

14. A positive AND gate is also a negative ___
a) NAND gate 
b) NOR gate
c) AND gate 
d) OR gate
e) XOR gate

15. In Power Point, the Header & Footer button can be found on the insert tab in what group?
a) Illustration sheets
b) Object group
c) Text group
d) Tables group
e) Excel sheet

16. The method of internet access that requires a phone line, but offers faster access speeds than dial - up the ___ connection.
a) Cable access
b) Satellite access
c) Fiber - optic services
d) Digital subscriber line (DSL)
e) Modem

17. In windows ME, what does ME stand for?
a) Millennium 
b) Micro - Expert
c) Macro - Expert
d) Multi - Expert
e) My - Expert

18. Which among the following is/ are interpreted language?
a) C 
b) C++ 
c) Java
d) Visual Basic
e) Both c and d

19. Who is the founder of the Oracle Corporation?
a) Bill Gates 
b) Dennis Retches
c) Bill Joy
d) Linux Thorvaldsen
e) Lars Ellison

20. Hardware includes:
a) All devices used to input data into a computer
b) Sets of instructions that a computer runs or executes
c) The computer and all the devices connected to it that are used to input and output data
d) All devices involved in processing information including the central processing unit, memory and storage
e) None of these

21. What tool is used to test serial and parallel ports?
a) High volt probe
b) Cable scanner
c) Loop backs (wrap plugs)
d) Sniffer
e) None of the above

22. From what location are the first computer instructions available on boot up?
a) ROM BIOS 
b) CPU
c) boot.ini 
d) CONFIG.SYS
e) .bat

23. Which common bus specification provides the fastest data transfer rate?
a) VL bus 
b) ISA 
c) PCI
d) HTTP 
e) FTP

24. Which of the following protocol is used for downloading files to PC over internet?
a) FTP 
b) DNS 
c) HTTP
d) SMTP 
e) ALU

25. All of the following are components of an information system except:
a) Software 
b) Culture
c) Hardware 
d) Producers
e) People

26. Which error detection method uses one's complement arithmetic?
a) Simple parity check
b) Checksum
c) Two - dimensional parity check
d) CRC 
e) CPU

27. ____ is the process of dividing the disk into tracks and sectors
a) Tracking 
b) Formatting
c) Crashing 
d) Allotting
e) Hacking

28. Which ports connect special types of music instrument to sound cards?
a) BUS 
b) CPU 
c) USB
d) MIDI 
e) MINI

29. Raster images are also known as?
a) Bitmap images
b) Vector images
c) Clip art images
d) Multimedia images
e) JPJ images

30. CorelDraw is an example of a ___
a) Groupware application
b) Bit publishing package
c) Paint program
d) Graphic Suit
e) MS office

31. Users can interact in a fully immersed 3D environment using ___
a) Unstructured problems
b) Virtual reality 
c) VRML
d) Robotics 
e) Sympatric

32. Type one PC cards ___
a) are used only in desktops
b) are no longer being produced
c) are the thinnest of the PC cards
d) don't exist
e) have their own power source

33. What device protects against line deficiencies?
a) Surge protector 
b) UPS
c) Logic probe 
d) Capacitor
e) Syntax

34. The term that refers to the use of a computer or some other information device, connected through a network, to access information and services is ____.
a) Telecommuting 
b) Chatting
c) Online 
d) Email 
e) G mail

35. Word can work with all of the following types of documents except ____
a) soundtracks
b) world wide web pages
c) reports 
d) proposals
e) cover letters

36. ISP stands for ____.
a) Internet Select Provider
b) Internet Service Provider
c) Internet Serial Provider
d) Internet Service Pusher
e) Internet Service

37. Administrative supervision of database activities is the responsibility of the ___
a) Data base administrator
b) DP Manager
c) DB Manager
d) VP-DP administrator
e) PP -DP administrator

38. End-to-end connectivity is provided from host-to-host in ____
a) Network layer
b) Session layer
c) Data link layer
d) Transport layer
e) MAC layer

ANSWERS:
1) d; 2) b; 3) d; 4) a; 5) b; 6) a; 7) d; 8) a; 9) a; 10) e; 
11) b; 12) e; 13) d; 14) d; 15) c; 16) d; 17) a; 18) e; 19) e; 20) a;
21) c; 22) a; 23) c; 24) a; 25) b; 26) b; 27) b; 28) d; 29) a; 30) d; 
31) b; 32) c; 33) b; 34) c; 35) a; 36) b; 37) a; 38) d.