# IB ACIO Exam Analysis 2021 – Tier 1 | 20 Feb | Shifts 1, 2 and 3

The IB ACIO 2021 exam is going to be conducted on 18th, 19th & 20th February 2021 across the country. There are 5 sections in the IB ACIO 2021 Tier 1 exam with total questions of 100 and 60 minutes duration for all sections. The IB ACIO Tier 1 exam will be held in 3 shifts.  Oliveboard is bringing you IB ACIO Exam Analysis 2021 for Tier 1 for a better understanding of the question paper, its pattern, and the types of questions asked. Here we bring to you a detailed section-wise analysis of the exam across all slots, all days. Before moving on to the exam analysis let’s have a look at the IB ACIO 2021 Tier 1 Exam Pattern.

## IB ACIO 2021 Exam Pattern

The IB ACIO Tier 1 Exam Pattern consists of 4 sections. the details are given in the following table:

 Section No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration General Awareness 20 20 60 mins Quantitative Aptitude 20 20 Logical/Analytical Ability 20 20 English Language 20 20 General Studies 20 20 Total 100 100

* There will be a negative marking of ¼ mark for each wrong answer.

## IB ACIO Exam Analysis For Tier 1 | All Days, All Shifts

### IB ACIO Tier 1 Exam Analysis | 20 February 2021

IB ACIO Shift 2 Exam Analysis

Section Level Good Attempts
General Awareness Difficult 9-11
Logical/Analytical/Numerical Ability & Reasoning Ability Easy 18-19
General Studies Difficult 10-11
Quantitative Aptitude Easy 17-18
English Language Easy 18-19
Overall Moderate 72-78

Logical/ Analytical Ability

Topics No. of Questions
Missing number Series 2
Mirror Image 2
Analogy 2-3
Blood Relation 2
Coding-decoding 4-5
Mathematical operations 1
Seating arrangement (Circular) 1
Syllogism 3
Misc. 2-3

Quantitative Aptitude

Topics No. of Questions
LCM & HCF 2
Time & speed 2
Percentage 1
Profit & Loss 2
SI 1
Mensuration 4-5
Time & work 2
Missing Number Series (Matrix type) 1
DI (Line graph & Pie chart) 2
Simplification 1
Misc. 2-3

English Language

Topics No. of questions
Synonyms 2
Antonyms 2
Para jumble 3
Idioms & phrases 2
Error detection 4-5
Fillers 1
Spelling Correction 2
Misc. 3-4

IB ACIO Shift 1 Exam Analysis

The overall difficulty of the exam was moderate. The GA & GS section was difficult while the other sections were easy. The good attempts for this shift are 71-76. Let’s have a closer look into the section-wise analysis of shift 1 for the last day of the examination.

Section Level Good Attempts
General Awareness Difficult 9-10
Logical/Analytical/Numerical Ability & Reasoning Ability Easy 18-19
General Studies Difficult 10-11
Quantitative Aptitude Easy 17-18
English Language Easy 17-18
Overall Moderate 71-76

IB ACIO 2021 Section-wise Exam Analysis

Logical/ Analytical Ability

Topics No. of Questions
Missing number Series 2
Mirror Image 2
Analogy 3
Blood Relation 2
Coding-decoding 2
Mathematical operations 2
Seating arrangement (Linear) 1
Syllogism 4
Misc. 2-3

Quantitative Aptitude

Topics No. of Questions
LCM & HCF 2
Time & speed 2
Percentage 1
Profit & Loss 1
CI 2
Mensuration 3
Time & work 2
Missing Number Series (Matrix type) 1
DI (Bar graph & Pie chart) 2
Simplification 1
Misc. 2-3

English Comprehension

Topics No. of questions
Synonyms 1
Antonyms 1
Para jumble 3
Idioms & phrases 4
Error detection 3-4
Fillers 4-5
Spelling Correction 2
Misc. 2

IB ACIO Shift 2 Exam Analysis

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IB ACIO Shift 3 Exam Analysis

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### IB ACIO Tier 1 Exam Analysis | 19 February 2021

IB ACIO Shift 3 Exam Analysis

Logical/ Analytical Ability

Topics No. of Questions
Missing number Series 2
Mirror Image 2
Analogy 2-3
Blood Relation 1
Coding-decoding 1-2
Mathematical operations 1
Circular Seating arrangement 1
Syllogism 3
Misc. 6-7

Quantitative Aptitude

Topics No. of Questions
HCF 1
Time & speed 2
Percentage 2
Profit & Loss 1
SI 1
Mensuration 2-3
Time & work 1
Average 1
DI (Tabular & Pie chart) 3
Simplification 1
Boat & stream 1
Ratio & proportion 1
Misc. 2-3

English Comprehension

Topics No. of questions
Synonyms 1
Antonyms 1
Para jumble 2
Idioms & phrases 3
Error detection 3-4
Fillers 4-5
Spelling Correction 1
Misc. 4

IB ACIO Shift 2 Exam Analysis

The overall level of the IB ACIO II Exam Shift 2 conducted on 19th Feb 2021 was easy to moderate with 75-80 attempts as good attempts. Let’s have a closer look into the section-wise analysis of shift 2.

Logical/ Analytical Ability

Topics No. of Questions
Mirror Image & paper cutting 2
Analogy 2
Blood Relation 1
Coding-decoding 2
Mathematical operations 2
Linear Seating arrangement 2
Syllogism 2
Misc. 7-8

Quantitative Aptitude

Topics No. of Questions
LCM & HCF 2
Time & speed 1
Percentage 1
Profit & Loss 1
SI 2
Mensuration 4-5
Time & work 2
Missing Number Series (Matrix type) 1
DI (Pie chart) 2
Simplification 1
Misc. 2-3

English Comprehension

Topics No. of questions
Synonyms 2-3
Antonyms 1
Para jumble 3
Idioms & phrases 2
Error detection 2-3
Fillers 2-3
Spelling Correction 2
Misc. 4

IB ACIO Shift 1 Exam Analysis

The overall exam was moderate to difficult in the General Awareness section while the rest of the sections were easy to moderate. Given below is the section-wise analysis. Keep checking this space for more updates.

Section Good Attempts
General Awareness 10-11
Logical/Analytical/Numerical Ability & Reasoning Ability 18-19
General Studies 11-12
Quantitative Aptitude 17-18
English Language 18-19

Logical/Analytical Ability

Topics No. of Questions
Missing number Series 2
Mirror Image 2
Analogy 3
Blood Relation 2
Coding-decoding 2
Mathematical operations 2
Seating arrangement (Linear) 1
Syllogism 4
Misc. 2-3

Quantitative Aptitude

Topics No. of Questions
LCM & HCF 2
Time & speed 2
Percentage 1
Profit & Loss 1
CI 2
Mensuration 3
Time & work 2
Missing Number Series (Matrix type) 1
DI (Bar graph & Pie chart) 2
Simplification 1
Misc. 2-3

English Comprehension

Topics No. of questions
Synonyms 1
Antonyms 1
Para jumble 3
Idioms & phrases 4
Error detection 3-4
Fillers 4-5
Spelling Correction 2
Misc. 2

IB ACIO Shift 3 Exam Analysis

Analysis To be updated soon

### IB ACIO Tier 1 Exam Analysis | 18 February 2021

IB ACIO Shift 1 Exam Analysis

Overall level of the exam was moderate in General Awareness and General Studies while the rest sections were easy. Current Affairs questions revolved around prize winners in sports, nobel, etc., military exercise, and more. GK section has a good mix of History, and Science. Given below is the section wise analysis. Keep checking this space for more updates.

 SNo Subject Good Attempts Difficulty Level 1 General Awareness 13-14 Easy to Moderate 2 Quantitative Aptitude 15-16 Easy 3 Logical/Analytical Ability 17-18 Easy 4 English Language 16-17 Easy 5 General Studies 13-14 Easy to Moderate Overall Good Attempts 74-79 Easy to Moderate

Reasoning

 Topics No. of Questions Missing alpha numeric series 1 Mirror image 1 Alphanumeric pattern 4 Seating Arrangement – Linear 1 Blood Relation 2 Coding Decoding 3 Syllogism 2

Mathematics

 Topics No. of Questions LCM/HCF 4 Mensuration (Volume of Cube) 2 Time and Work 1 Number System 7 Percentage 2 Time Speed Distance 5 Total 20
• Successive discount – 25+15%, Trapezium, Sphere, Cube.

English

• Active Passive – 2
• Idioms and phrases – 4
• Antonym and Synonym – 3
• Spelling Correction –
• Pronoun
• Fillers – 3

Antonyms of Exaggeration

Synonyms of Hostile

Meaning of Ameliorate

IB ACIO Shift 2 Exam Analysis – Overall

The overall level of the IB ACIO II Exam Shift 2 conducted on 18th Feb 2021 was easy to moderate with 75-82 attempts as good attempts. Let’s have a closer look in to the section wise analysis of the shift 2.

 Section Difficulty Level Good Attempts General Awareness Moderate 14-15 Quantitative Aptitude Easy 15-16 Logical/ Analytical Ability Easy 17-18 English Language Easy 16-17 General Studies Moderate 13-14 Overall Easy-Moderate 75-82

Mathematics

The difficulty level of Quantitative Aptitude was of Easy. Most of the questions were asked from the Arithmetic section. Let’s have a look at the topics of Quantitative Aptitude in the exam.

 Topic No. of Questions Data Interpretation 2 Mesuration 2 Percentage 1 Successive Discount 1 Speed & Time 3 Time & Work 2 Simple Interest 1 Profit & Loss 1 Missing Number Series (Matrix type) 1 LCM & HCF 3 Number System 3 Total 20

Reasoning

The difficulty level of Reasoning (Logical/Analytical/Numerical Ability & Reasoning Ability) was of Easy. The questions asked in the exam are given below.

Topic No. of Questions
Seating Arrangement 1
Blood Relation 2-3
Word Analogy 2-3
Mirror Image 1
Missing Number 1
Coding-decoding 4
Mathematical operations 1
Syllogism 1
Miscellaneous 5-6
Total 20

English

Topic No. of Questions
Verb 2
Spelling Check 3
Parajumbles + Error Detection 4
Single Filler 4
Idioms and Phrases 2
Synonyms and Antonym 3
Sentence rearrangement 2
Total 20

IB ACIO Shift 3 Exam Analysis

### General Studies

 Subjects Variety of Questions Historical past 2 – 4 Geography 2 – 3 Science & Expertise 1 – 2 Indian Polity & Structure 4 – 5 Biology 1 – 2 Static GK 4 – 5 Schemes of presidency 2

### IB ACIO Quantitative Aptitude

 Subjects Variety of Questions Quantity sequence 3 – 4 Information interpretation 3 – 4 Mensuration 2 – 3 Common 3 – 4 Share 2 – 3 Revenue and loss 0 – 1 LCM and HCF 3 – 4 Time, work and distance 2 – 3 Statistics 0 – 1

### IB ACIO Logical Reasoning

 Subjects Variety of Questions Reasoning analogies 1 Blood relations 2 – 3 Calendars 1 – 2 Coding-decoding 4 – 5 Mathematical Operation 1 – 2 Assertion & assumptions 0 -1 Order & rating 2 – 4 Instructions 1 – 2

### IB ACIO English Language

 Subjects Variety of Questions Synonym & Antonym 4 – 5 Recognizing the error 4 – 5 Idioms and phrases 4 – 6 Energetic & Passive Voice 2 Preposition 1 – 2 Oblique and Direct Speech 2 – 3