IBPS Clerk 2016 Prelims Exam Analysis Second 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 – 2nd Shift Analysis ( 4th December) : 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

 

English Language : (Easy to Moderate)

  1. Reading Comprehension – 10 Questions ( Story based – Food for cat)

    Synonyms and Antonyms & 1 idiom asked. 

  2.  Cloze Test – 10 Questions (Story Based – A prince married a girl in a village)

  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 2nd shift :

  1. 4, 11, 32, 95, ?, 851

  2. 69, 70, 62, 89, 25, ?

  3. 5, 8, 17, 44, ?, 368

  4. 9, 16, 25, 38, 57, ?

  5. 22, 11, 11, 16.5, ?, 82.5

 

Solutions :

1 ) +7…..+21……+63…..+189

            x3……..x3…….x3

2 ) +1…..-8….+27……-64

3 ) +3….+9….+27……+81

4 ) +7……+9…..+13…..+19…..+27

           +2…….+4……+6……+8

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.