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IBPS PO Prelim Exam Analysis 2019 – 12 Oct 2019 – Read Now

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Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is conducting a test for the recruitment of Probationary officers for various banks. A total of 21 banks have participated in 2019 for the IBPS selection procedure. With a total of 4000+ vacancies announced this year by IBPS, it is now time to give your best shot. The exam will be conducted in 4 shifts on Day 1.Candidate will get a total of 1-hour with 20 mins to each section to complete the test. Candidates aspiring to join the banking sector have a great opportunity to ace the exam and fulfill their dreams. Oliveboard is bringing you IBPS PO Prelim Exam Analysis 2019 for the better understanding of the questions paper, its pattern and types of questions. Candidates are also scheduled to appear for the next round of test on 19 Oct 2019.

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IBPS PO Prelim Exam Analysis 2019 – Exam Pattern

Before moving to the exam analysis let us first see the exam pattern that was set for the test conducted today and get a better understanding of the Paper:

S.No Name of Test No.of Questions Max Marks Duration
1 English Language 30 30 60 mins
2 Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35
4 Total 100 100 60 mins

There will be a negative marking of 1/4th or 0.25 of marks allotted to the question.

IBPS PO Prelim Exam Analysis 2019 – Shift Wise Analysis

Exam Schedule 2019 Shift 1 Shift 2 Shift 3 Shift 4
Exam Time  9:00 A.M to 10:00 A.M 11:30 A.M to 12:30 P.M 02:00 P.M to 03:00 P.M 4:30 P.M to 05:30 P.M

Shift 1 Exam Analysis

Overall difficulty level ( Easy to Moderate)

Sections Good Attempt Level
English Language 24-26 Easy-Moderate
Reasoning Aptitude 22-24 Easy
Quantitative Aptitude 21-24 Moderate
TOTAL 70+ Easy-Moderate

Section-wise Difficulty Level

Reasoning Section

Topics No. of Questions Level
Puzzle, Linear & Seating Arrangement 16-18 Moderate
Coding-Decoding 5-6 Easy
Blood Relation 3-4 Moderate
Scheduling 5 Moderate
Syllogism 0
Basic Pair and Number 3 Easy
Inequality 5 Easy to Moderate
Total 35 Moderate

English Section

Topic No. of Questions Level
Cloze Test 6 Easy
Reading Comprehension 7-8 Moderate
Error Detection 6 Easy
Sentence Correction 4-5 Easy
Single Filers 1 Easy
Word swap 5 Easy
Total 30 Easy

Quantitative Aptitude

Topic No. of Questions Level
Data Interpretation (Pie+Tabular, Bar Graph, Caselet DI) 15 Moderate
Missing Number Series 0
Quadratic Equation 5 Easy
Miscellaneous Word Problems 10 Moderate
Simplification/Approximation 5
Total 35 Moderate

Shift 2 Exam Analysis- IBPS PO Prelim Exam Analysis 2019

Overall difficulty level (Moderate)

Sections Good Attempt Level
English Language 21-23 Easy
Reasoning Aptitude 22-25 Easy-Moderate
Quantitative Aptitude 21-23 Moderate
TOTAL 68-71+ Easy-Moderate

 

Overall Sectional Difficulty Level

Reasoning Section

Topics No. of Questions Level
Puzzle, Linear & Seating Arrangement 20 Moderate
Coding-Decoding 0
Blood Relation 3 Moderate
Order/Scheduling 3 Moderate
Syllogism 5 Easy
Alphabetic order 1 Easy
Inequality/ Directions 3 Easy to Moderate
Total 35 Moderate

Quantitative Section

Topic No. of Questions Level
Data Interpretation (Pie+Tabular, Bar Graph, Caselet DI) 10 Easy
Missing Number Series 5 Easy
Quadratic Equation 5-6 Moderate
Miscellaneous Word Problems/Inequality 15 Moderate
Simplification/Approximation 0
Total 35 Moderate

English Section

Topic No. of Questions Level
Cloze Test 6-7 Easy
Reading Comprehension 8 Moderate
Error Detection 0
Sentence Correction 5 Easy
Single Filers 3-5 Easy
Word swap 4-5 Easy
Total 30 Easy

 

Shift 3 Exam Analysis

Overall difficulty level (easy to moderate)

Sections Good Attempt Level
English Language 23-25 easy
Reasoning Aptitude 22-24 moderate
Quantitative Aptitude 21-24 easy-moderate
TOTAL 68-70+ easy-moderate

Section-Wise Analysis

Reasoning Section

Topics No. of Questions Level
Puzzle, Linear & Seating Arrangement 15 moderate
Coding-Decoding 5 easy
Blood Relation 0
miscellaneous 5 moderate
Syllogism 5 easy
Alphabetic order 0
Directions+basics 5 easy
Total 35 moderate-difficult

English Section

Topic No. of Questions Level
Cloze Test 0
Reading Comprehension 8-10 moderate
Error Detection 5 easy
para jumbles 4-5 easy-moderate
Single Filers 4-5 easy
Word swap/vocabulary 3-4 easy
Total 30 easy

Quantitative Section

Topic No. of Questions Level
Data Interpretation (Pie+Tabular, Bar Graph, Caselet DI) 15 easy
Missing Number Series 5 easy
Quadratic Equation 0
Miscellaneous Word Problems/Inequality 10 moderate
Simplification/Approximation 5 easy
Total 35 Easy-moderate

Shift 4 Exam Analysis

Overall difficulty level ()

Sections Good Attempt Level
English Language 22-24 easy
Reasoning Aptitude 23-25 easy-moderate
Quantitative Aptitude 21-24 moderate
Total 68-73+ easy-moderate

Section-wise Analysis

Reasoning Section

Topics No. of Questions Level
Puzzle, Linear & Seating Arrangement 15 easy
Coding-Decoding 5 easy
Blood Relation 3 easy-moderate
miscellaneous 1-2 easy
Syllogism 5 easy-moderate
Alphabetic order 1-2 easy
inequality 3-4 moderate
Total 35 easy-moderate

English Section

Topic No. of Questions Level
Cloze Test 6 easy
Reading Comprehension 7 easy
Error Detection 3-4 easy
sentence correction 5 moderate
single filers 5 easy
match the columns 3 easy
Total 30 easy

Quantitative Section

Topic No. of Questions Level
Data Interpretation (Pie+Tabular, Bar Graph, Caselet DI) 12 easy
Missing Number Series 6 easy
Quadratic Equation 6 easy-moderate
Miscellaneous Word Problems/Inequality 11 easy
Simplification/Approximation 0
Total 35 easy-

 

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