IBPS Clerk 2016 Prelims Exam Analysis First Shift – 4th December

IBPS Clerk 2016 Prelims Exam Analysis First Shift 4th December

IBPS Clerk  Prelims 2016 Exam conducts in total  4 slots [ 8 am, 10:30 am, 1 pm, 3:30 pm ].

 

Exam Pattern of IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam 2016 : [ Exam Time – 60 minutes ]

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 Day 4 – 1st Shift Analysis ( 4th December) : 9:00 am – 10:00 am

 

 

English Language : (Easy to Moderate)

  1. Reading Comprehension – 10 Questions ( Story based – Based on the story – Naming a cat)

    Synonyms and Antonyms & 1 idiom asked. – Fond, Suitable

  2.  Cloze Test – 10 Questions (Story Based – One person telling story to another person, how to remain happy)

  3.  Spotting Errors – 10 Questions (Moderate)

Note : No Parajumble was asked.

 

 

Reasoning Ability (Easy to Moderate) 

  1. Inequality – 5 Questions  (easy)

  2.  Linear Arrangement  8 people facing North – 5 Questions

  3. Linear Arrangement 8 people – Two parallel rows ( 4-4 in each row) – 5 Questions

  4. Circular Arrangement 8 people facing Center – 5 Questions

  5. Alphabetical Series – 5 Questions

  6. Alphanumeric symbol series – 5 Questions

  7. Miscellaneous – 5 Questions (Blood Relation,Coding-decoding,word formation..etc)

 Note : No Syllogism was asked.

 

 

Quantitative Aptitude (Easy – Moderate)

  1. Number Series – 5 Questions (easy)

  2. Simplification/Approximation –15 Questions (easy)

  3. Data Interpretation (1 Sets) – 5 Questions  [ Tabular DI ] 

  4. Miscellaneous Questions – 10 Questions (Moderate) Age, Partnership, Profit Loss, Average, Boats & Stream, Compound/Simple Interest, Ratio and Proportion, Percentage, Time & Work, etc.

 

Number series asked in 1st shift :

  1. 97, 98, 90, 117, ?, 178

  2. 8, 11, 20, 47, ?, 371

  3. 7, 10, 15, 24, 39, ?

  4. 5, 14, 41, 122, ?, 1094

  5. 18, 9, 9, 13.5, ?, 67.5

 

Solution :

1 ) +1…..-8……+27…..-64…..+125

2 ) +3….+9……+27…..+81…..+243

3 ) +3…..+5…….+9……+15……+23

            +2………+4…….+6…….+8

4 ) x3-1…..x3-1…..x3-1…..x3-1…..x3-1

5 ) x0.5….x1…..x1.5…..x2…..x2.5

 

Good Attempts : 70-75

 

 

 Note : IBPS Clerk Prelims cut off will be Statewise as per vacancies published by IBPS.