SBI Clerk Mains Exam Analysis 10 August 2019

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As all of you know it very well that SBI Clerk Mains was conducted on 10 August 2019. You must be eagerly waiting for the reviews and analysis of this exam, so affairs cloud is here with the detailed analysis of this exam.

SBI Clerk Mains Exam Pattern:

S. No.

 SectionsNumber of Questions Total Marks Duration
1

Reasoning & Computer Aptitude

 50

  60

45 minutes

 2

Quantitative Aptitude50 50

 45 minutes

 3

General/Financial Awareness 50 50

 35 minutes

 4

General English 40  40

 35 minutes

 

Total

 190

 200

2 hours 40 minutes

Overall Good Attempts: 95-120

Reasoning Ability (Moderate – Difficult):

Reasoning section was time-consuming. It consisted of 50 questions of 60 marks. It had a lot of doable questions and was scoring.

Shift I:

  • Seating arrangement & Puzzles.
  • One mark Puzzles
  • Coded Inequality
  • Syllogism
  • Direction sense with coding
  • Machine-Input Output
  • Alphabet Coding
  • Logical reasoning(Statements & Course of action, Statements & Assumption)

Shift II:

  • Box based puzzle
  • One mark Puzzles(Hexagonal, Box, etc.,)
  • linear seating arrangement.
  • Month based puzzle
  • Coded Inequality
  • Circular Seating arrangement
  • Syllogism
  • Direction sense with coding
  • Machine-Input Output
  • Alphabet Coding
  • Blood relations.
  • Logical reasoning(Statements & Course of action, Statements & Assumption)

Good attempts – 25 – 30

Data Analysis & Interpretation (Difficult):

This section was the toughest of all and the choice of right questions was very important. Questions were asked based on

Shift I:

  • Data Interpretation
  • Data sufficiency
  • Wrong Number Series
  • Arithmetic Questions

Shift II:

  • Data Interpretation
  • Data sufficiency,
  • Quantity Comparison
  • Arithmetic Questions

Good Attempts- 20+

English Language (Moderate):

English section had a lot of doable questions but was lengthy. Time management was very important to score good marks in this section. Questions were based on

Shift I:

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Error detection
  • Double fillers
  • Vocabulary based questions
  • Miscellaneous Questions

Shift II:

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Error detection
  • Double fillers
  • Vocabulary based questions
  • Miscellaneous Questions

Good Attempts- 25+

General Awareness/Financial Awareness (Moderate):

  • General Awareness section was of moderate level and was surprisingly tougher than that of SBI PO
    Mains. It includes Current Affairs, Static GK, Banking Current Affairs and Static Banking Awareness/Financial Awareness. Most of the GA questions asked from the last six months(February to July). One or two questions asked from 2018

Topic-wise Weight-age in General Awareness:

Shift I:

TopicNumber of Questions asked
Current Affairs17
Current Banking Awareness11
Static Banking Awareness/Financial Awareness3
Static GK5

Shift II:

TopicNumber of Questions asked
Current Affairs23
Current Banking Awareness14
Static Banking Awareness/Financial Awareness6
Static GK7

Good Attempts – 30+

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