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Free Study Material for SBI Clerk Mains 2018

study material for SBI Clerk Mains

The first two slots of SBI Clerk Prelims 2018 exam is over and the final slot is scheduled this Saturday. It’s time to gear up for the SBI PO Mains Exam 2018. Hope you have gone through our previous article on preparing for SBI PO Mains in 40 days. Last time, we helped you with the preparation strategy, today we are bringing to you free study material that will help you during your exam preparation.

Free English Study Material for SBI Clerk Mains

The General English Section would include 50 questions with 50 marks and 35 minutes duration. Popular topics would include Reading Comprehension, Cloze Test, Error Spotting, Phrase Replacement, Fillers etc. To master this section, it is important to understand the concepts in detail and have a strong hold over grammar.

Reading Comprehension – Few Important Points

  • Always try to understand what the passage is trying to covey first
  • Build a good reading speed, this helps in solving RC questions.
  • The more the number of question you practice, the more comfortable you get with the different question types, difficulty levels and thus, develop a better understanding of how to tackle them.
  • RC tests a candidate’s vocabulary both directly and indirectly. There might be difficult words in the passage that may make it difficult for you to understand what is being talked about (indirect testing of vocabulary).
  • Don’t Assume Anything. Remember, it is important to strictly stick to what is given in the passage.

Go through this complete guide on RC for more insights.

Cloze Test – How to approach questions

  • Read the passage
  • Identify the tone & sentence pattern
  • Determine the word type based on tone
  • Eliminate wrong options
  • Enter a suitable word

Go through this complete preparation guide on cloze test.

Error Spotting: Watch concept Video

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Free Quant Study Materials for SBI Clerk Mains

In the Quantitative Aptitude section of SBI Clerk Mains, there will be 50 questions of 50 marks and 45 minutes duration. Important quant topics include Data Interpretation, Number System, Approximation, Profit and Loss etc.

Data Interpretation: Watch Concept Video

Profit and Loss: Watch Concept Video

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Free Reasoning Study Materials for SBI Clerk Mains

There will be 50 questions with 60 marks and 45 minutes time duration for 35 minutes. Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude. Important reasoning topics include Seating Arrangement, Logical Reasoning, Data Sufficiency, Coding Decoding, Blood Relations etc. Also, computer aptitude is clubbed in this section.

Direction Sense: Watch Concept Video

Syllogism: Watch Concept Video

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Free GK Study Materials for SBI Clerk Mains

The GK section in SBI Clerk Mains will have 50 questions with 50 marks for Current Affairs and Static GK will be the major part along with banking awareness. For Within banking awareness, below are few important topics.

  • Main functions of RBI
  • Overview of Indian Financial System
  • History of Indian banking system.
  • Fiscal and Monetary policy
  • National financial institutions like RBI, SEBI, IRDA, FSDC
  • International organizations like IMF, World Bank, ADB, UNO, SWIFT etc.

Static GK

Few mportant static gk topics for SBI clerk mains would be:

Banking Awareness:

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Hope these resources help you in your preparation for the upcoming SBI Clerk Mains exam.

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