SBI PO Prelim Exam Analysis 01 July 2018 – All shift

Hello Aspirants,

The SBI PO prelims exam is a qualifying test, candidates are required to pass in each section & score the necessary cutoffs to get shortlisted for the SBI PO main exam.

The overall exam is said to be moderate to difficult. Smart work & time management will work in the game. All the candidates are requested to do practice on the topics mentioned below. Let’s see today’s exam analysis also.

Exam Pattern:

Sr. No.Name of Tests
(Objective)
No. of QuestionsMaximum MarksTotal Time
1English Language303020 Minutes
2Quantitative Aptitude353520 Minutes
3Reasoning Ability353520 Minutes
4Total10010060 Minutes

Section-wise Analysis:

SectionLevel of DifficultyGood Attempts
Shift IIIIIIIV
QuantModerate to Difficult17-2016-2117-2218-23
ReasoningModerate to Difficult16-2015-2117-2017-21
EnglishModerate to Difficult16-2118-2117-2218-23

Overall Good Attempts:  46-56

Chapter-wise Analysis:

Reasoning section

This section is easy to moderate. Questions are asked on the topics mentioned below.

Shift IShift II
TopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty LevelTopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty Level
Puzzles and Arrangements155-10Moderate to toughPuzzles and Arrangements2010 – 15Moderate to tough
Inequalities55EasyData Sufficiency55Moderate to tough
Miscellaneous(Blood Relation, Direction etc.,)55EasyMiscellaneous(Blood Relation, Direction etc.,)21-2Easy
Input Output55ModerateOrder & Ranking33Easy
Coding Decoding(New)53-4ModerateCoding Decoding(New)53-4Moderate
Good Attempt16-20-Moderate to toughGood Attempt15-21 – Moderate to tough

 

Shift IIIShift IV
TopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty LevelTopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty Level
Puzzles and Arrangements205-10Moderate to DifficultPuzzles and Arrangements155-10Moderate to Difficult
Input – Output55ModerateInput – Output55Moderate
Miscellaneous45EasyMiscellaneous44Easy
Blood relation33EasyData Sufficiency52-3Moderate
Order & Ranking33EasyInequality22Easy
Blood Relation33Easy
Direction11Easy
Good Attempt17-20 Moderate to DifficultGood Attempt17-21 Moderate to Difficult

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Quantitative Aptitude

Quant section is easy to moderate. Questions are asked on the topics mentioned below.

Shift IShift II
TopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty LevelTopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty Level
Wrong Number Series51-3ModerateMissing Number Series51-3Moderate
Approximation55EasyQuadratic Equation55Easy
Data Interpretation Line graph, Pie chart and Caselet157-8Moderate to toughData Interpretation157-8Moderate to tough
Quantity Comparison52-4ModerateQuantity Comparison52-4Moderate
Miscellaneous (SI,CI, Speed &Time, Profit and Loss, Time and Work, Averages, Ages, Ratio etc.)51-2ModerateMiscellaneous (SI,CI, Speed &Time, Profit and Loss, Time and Work, Averages, Ages, Ratio etc.)51-2Moderate
Good Attempt17-21 – Moderate to toughGood Attempt18-21 Moderate to tough

 

Shift IIIShift IV
TopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty LevelTopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty Level
Wrong Number Series & Approximation105-8Moderate to EasyMissing Number Series & Approximation106-8Moderate to Easy
Data Sufficiency52-3ModerateData Sufficiency52-3Moderate
DI Table & Pie chart with table105-6ModerateDI Table & Pie Chart105-6Moderate
Miscellaneous (SI,CI, Speed &Time, Profit and Loss, Time and Work, Averages, Ages, Ratio etc.)102-4ModerateMiscellaneous (SI,CI, Speed &Time, Profit and Loss, Time and Work, Averages, Ages, Ratio etc.)52-4Moderate
Quantity Comparison I and II51-2Moderate
Good Attempt17-22 Moderate to toughGood Attempt18 – 23 Moderate to tough

English Section

English section is moderate. Questions are asked on the topics mentioned below.

Shift IShift II
TopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty LevelTopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty Level
Reading Comprehension52-3Moderate to EasyReading Comprehension52-3Moderate to Easy
Error Spotting53-4ModerateError Spotting53-4Moderate
Sentence Rearrangement & Double Filler106-8ModerateSentence Rearrangement & Double Filler56-7Moderate
Sentence correction53-4ModerateSentence starter53-4Moderate
Phrase Replacement53-4Moderate to EasyPhrase Replacement52-4Moderate
Good Attempt16-21 – ModerateGood Attempt18-21 – Moderate
TopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty LevelTopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty Level
Reading Comprehension52-4ModerateReading Comprehension52-3 Moderate
Error Spotting52-4 ModerateCloze test52-4 Moderate
Sentence Rearrangement & Double Filler105-7Moderate to EasyParajumble & Double Filler105-7Moderate to Easy
Sentence correction52-5 ModerateSentence correction52-3 Moderate
Phrase Replacement52-4 ModeratePhrase Replacement52-4 Moderate
Good Attempt17-22 ModerateGood Attempt18-23 Moderate

Sectional & Overall Attempts by Candidates: (From Exam Centre)

CandidatesReasoningQuantEnglishOverall Attempts
Shift – 116142050
Shift – 217132151
Shift – 316172356
Shift – 418192461

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