## August 30, 2016

### Ratios and Proportions 1 - Quantitative Aptitude for IBPS PO and Clerk exams

Hello friends,

Previously, we learned Vocabulary for IBPS PO and Clerk exams.

Today, we will do some problems in Ratios and Proportions in Quantitative Aptitude.

Let's start....

## August 26, 2016

### Vocabulary 1 - General English for IBPS PO and Clerk exams

Hello friends,

In the previous post we learned Time and Work problems in Quantitative Aptitude.

Now, we will learn some new words, improve your vocabulary.

## Problems on Time and Work for SBI, IBPS PO, IBPS Clerk

1. 12 men can complete a piece of work in 4 days. 15 women can complete the same work in 4 days. 6 men start working on the job and after working for 2 days, all of them stopped working. How many women should be put on the job to complete the remaining work, if it is to be completed in 3 days?
1. 14
2. 15
3. 18
4. 22
2. 12 children take 16 days to complete a work which can be completed by 8 adults in 12 days. 16 adults started working and after three days 10 adults left and 4 children joined them. How many days will they take to complete the remaining work?
1. 3
2. 4
3. 5
4. 6
3. 10 men can complete a work in 7 days and 10 children can take 14 days to complete the work. How many days will 5 men and 10 children take to complete the work?
1. 6
2. 7
3. 8
4. 9
4. 16 men can complete a work in 12 days. 24 children can complete the same work in 18 days. 12 men and 8 children started working and after 8 days three more children joined them. How many days will they now take to complete the remaining work?
1. 2
2. 4
3. 6
4. 8
5. 24 men can complete a work in 16 days. 32 women can complete the same work in 24 days. 16 men and 16 women started working and worked for 12 days. How many more men are to be added to complete the work in 2 days?
1. 16
2. 24
3. 32
4. 48
6. 5 men and 2 boys working together can do 4 times as much work as a man and a boy. Working capacities of the man and the boy are in the ratios:
1. 1 : 2
2. 1 : 3
3. 2 : 1
4. 3 : 1

## Hello friends,

Let's learn some new words... These words are from The Hindu daily news paper

1. Stalemate
• Deadlock, Delay, Arrest, Pause, Stand still
2. Contentious
• = Tending to argument, Quarrelsome, Combative, Belligerent, Petulant, Perverse
3. Tweak
• = Adjust, Jerk, Pinch, Tease
4. Levy
• = Assessment, Tax, Custom, Burden, Fee, Impost, Toll, Muster, Charge, Extort, Summon
• X Veto, Disapprove
5. Threshold
• = Opening, Beginning, Doorstep, Edge, Entrance, Gate, origin, Verge, Vestibule
6. Inflation
• = Substantial rise in prices, Increase, Boost, Escalation, Hike, Expansion, Rise, Distension
• X Deflation, Compression, Shrinkage, Decrease
7. Regress
• = To move backward, Return to earlier way of doing things, Backslide, Degenerate, Ebb, Deteriorate, Lapse, Retreat, Sink
• X Develop, Grow, Progress
8. Repercussion
• = An effect or result; Consequence, Echo, Backlash, Impact, Influence, Rebound, Side effect, Reverberation, Backfire
• X Cause, Inception, Origin, Source
9. Spur
• = Stimulus, Catalyst, Activation, Impulse, Trigger, Urge, Motive, Inducement, Prompt
• X Curb, Hindrance, Discourage, Dissuade
10. Bolster
• = Help, Aid, Assist, Boost, Bulwark, Carry, Hold Up, Sustain, Strengthen
• X Hinder, Obstruct, Prevent, Undermine
*(= means synonyms; X means antonyms)

## Synonyms 1 - General English for SBI, IBPS and RBI exams

### Find the Synonyms for the given words

1. Moot
1. Decided
2. Proven
3. Resolved
4. Dubious
2. Usher
1. Escort
2. Abandon
3. Maroon
4. Neglect
3. Ambit
1. Interior
2. Boundary
3. Minimum
4. Inside
4. Pegged
1. Detach
2. Moving
3. Secure
4. Exonerate
5. Forge
1. Imitate
2. Reverse
3. Orginal
4. Differ
6. Cussed
1. Submissive
3. Obstinate
4. Flexible
7. Subsume
1. Remove
2. Withdraw
3. Include
4. Free
8. Ramification
1. Cause
2. Enduring
3. Branch
4. Union
9. Consensus
1. Unison
2. Dispute
3. Animosity
4. Breach
10. Frittered
1. Store
2. Consume
3. Hold
4. Collect

## Banking Awareness for SBI, IBPS, RBI Mains exam

• History of Banking

• #### ➤ Banking Terminology

•  Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5

### ➤ Present Bank Rates (updated on 04 April 2019)

• Policy Repo rate → 6.00 %
• Reverse Repo Rate → 5.75 %
• Marginal Standing Facility Rate → 6.25 %
• Bank Rate → 6.25 %
• Cash Reserve Ratio → 4 %
• Statutory Liquidity Ratio → 19.25 %