# SEBI Officer Grade A Exam (General Stream) Review

Many may not be knowing much about this exam which was held on 11.10.2015!! But im just sharing this so tat u can get some idea & also the future aspirants since I found it difficult 2 know abt this exam when I started preparing for it!!  First of all it was not like a sebi exam,  It was just like a bank exam as I couldn’t find not even a single question regarding Sebi in it!!   I felt it was of easy/moderate level only since a few clerk level  questions like coding & Decoding, Approximation,etc.. were asked..  Just like Sbi PO it had 4 sections Quans, Reasoning, English & General Awareness wit wit 50 ques each.. Now lets look into section-wise analysis based on wat I could remember :-)

Quantitative Aptitude
• Line graph – 5 Marks(Easy one showing the production of 2 bakeries M & N)
• Caselette – 5 Marks
• Missing DI – 5 Marks
• 2 Graph DI(Pie chart & Table) - 5 Marks
• Approximation Questions – 5 Marks(Easy)
• Quadratic equations – 5 Marks(Easy)
• Number Series – 5 Marks (Moderate)
• Rest: Arithmetic probs- CI,Boat & Stream, Partnership,Average
Reasoning
• Inequality -4 + 1 Marks(Easy)
• Syllogisms – 4 +1 Marks(Easy)
• Coding & Decoding – 5 Marks(Easy)
• Circular Arrangement – 5 Marks
• Linear Arrangement – 5 Marks ( 2 parallel rows wit 4 ppl in each row, Profession also given)
• Floor puzzle – 5 Marks
• Puzzle (reg Month of birth) – 5 Marks
• Blood Relation – 3 Marks (Easy)
• Ranking & Comparison (Taller) – 2 Marks (Easy)
• How many Alphabetical arrangement of letters in d word “ REGARDS” – 1 Mark
• If any meaningful word can be formed using the first & third letter of the word “JOKE” and the second & third letter of the word “BORE” then wat will be d last letter of the new word formed?? – 1 Mark
• Rest were Critical Reasoning questions(Few were time consuming since we hav 2 read more!!)
English
• Reading Comprehension – 10 Marks (Synonyms & Antonyms were easy)
• Cloze – 10 Marks( Easy)
• Error spotting – 10 Marks (Easy to moderate)
• Fill in the blanks(Double Fillers) -  10 Marks(Easy to moderate)
• Jumbled Sentence – 5 Marks
• Phrase Replacement – 5 Marks(Easy)
General Awareness
1. During his recent visit to Mongolia, Modi went to an important city which is also its capital city.. Name it?   Ulaanbaatar
2. Renminbi is the currency of?  China
3. Air force Day is celebrated on?   8th October
4. Kanchenjunga which lies in east Nepal extends to which of the following states? Sikkim
5. “Cuttack” of Odisha lies in which river range?  Mahanadi
6. Recently Chandra babu naidu interlinked Godavari river with which river?  Krishna
7. Foxcon is about to invest 5 billion to setup plants in?  Maharasthra
8. The famous place “Mundra” lies in?  Gujarat
9. By ICICI’S  Saral-Rural Housing loan, a borrower can take loan upto? 15 lacs
10. First Non-UTI Mutual fund?  SBI Mutual Fund
11. PMKKKY(Pradhan Mantri Khanij Kshetra Kalyan Yojana) is for people affected by? Mining related operations
12.  Which of the following is not a social security scheme launched by Modi government?
13. Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojna is not for? Minors
14. Interest Subvention launched by RBI  for?? Crop loan
15. Author of the book “Two years eight months & Twenty-eight Nights”??  Salman Rushdie
16. Bank of India’s Headquarters? Mumbai
17. POSCO in tie up wit Uttam steel is about to set up steel plant in? Maharasthra
18. SDR is the currency of? IMF
19. US Open Mens single winner? Roger Federer
20. Which of the following is not an Indian Tennis player?  Mithali Raj
21. Which of these is not a member of SAARC?   Myanmar
22. Recently banks were closed on June 29th, 2015 following crisis in? Greece
23. Cabinet minister for Parliamentary affairs ? Venkaiah Naidu
24. M in “MUDRA” stands for??  Micro
25. Titanium sponge plant in Chavara,Kerala was commissioned by? ISRO
26. Naina Lal Kidwai is the chairman of?  HSBC
27. Recently died OP Munjal is the founder of?  Hero Cycles
28. Which of the following ecommerce players is the highest based on its value transactions?  Options were Flipkart,Ola,Snapdeal,etc.
29. Google to restructure its holding company as?  Alphabet Inc
30. Galle cricket stadium is in?  Srilanka
32. RBI’S committee for GiRO(Government Internal Revenue Order) was headed by? Umesh Bellur
33. Bank Board Bureau was formed to advise which banks? Public sector banks
34. Najma Heptulla lauched “Nai Manzil” for? Minority communities
35. Indeerjet Singh belongs to which sport? Shot Put
36. A new constitution was formed in which of the following neighboring countries?  Nepal
37. Film personality who was recently appointed as tiger ambassador?  Amitabh Bachan
38. Recently All india institute of Ayurveda was setup in? Delhi
39. A question on Govt’s Housing(Rural or Urban) plan to completed within how many years?
Though it was a easy exam I was able to do 114 only as I was lagging in speed becoz of lack of practice!!
Kindly forgive me for errors if any & also for the delayed post:) Remembering Kalam sir on his 84th birthday sharing one of his quotes ,my most favourite  & apt one:)

shared by Alex Christo