IBPS Clerk 2017 Prelims Exam Analysis First Shift – 2nd December 2017

 

IBPS Clerk 2017 Prelims Exam Analysis 1st Slot : Dear Aspirants ! From today onwards, IBPS is start conducting the IBPS Clerk Prelims Examination and as the first shift is over now, here we are providing you the Detailed Exam Review of IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam 2017 conducted on 2nd December 2017.

The Prelims Exam for IBPS Clerk will be held in total 4 slots. The time slots are as follows : 8:00 am, 10:30 am, 1:00 pm & 3.30 pm.

 

Exam Pattern of IBPS Clerk 2017 Prelims Exam : [ Exam Time – 60 minutes ]

The Prelims Examination will consist of three sections namely Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability and English Language. The Question paper is of 100 marks and time allotted for the exam is 1 hour. Negative marking of 0.25 marks is applied on each wrong answer.

 

 

IBPS Clerk 2017 Prelims Exam Pattern
Name of Tests No. of
Questions
Maximum
Marks
Duration
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 60 Minutes
Reasoning Ability 35 35
English Language 30 30
TOTAL 100 Questions 100 Marks

 

Day 1 - 1st Slot Analysis (2nd December 2017) : Read the detailed Exam analysis for IBPS Clerk Prelims 2017 held in first shift on 2nd December. The article consisting of the the topics and questions which were asked from all subjects.

 

Reasoning Ability (Easy to Moderate) 

Syllogism – 5 Questions (old pattern)

Inequality – 5 Questions (Easy)

Linear Arrangement (Persons Facing North and South in Parallel Line)-  5 Questions

Floor Arrangement - 5 Questions

Circular Arrangement - 5 Questions

Alphanumeric Series - 10 Question

Miscellaneous - 5 Questions (Blood Relations, Direction sense, Ranking etc.)

 

 

Quantitative Aptitude (Level –Moderate)

Number Series – 5 Questions (moderate)

Simplification/Approximation – 10 Questions

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

  • 5 Stores selling books on 5 different days

Miscellaneous Questions – 15 Questions (Word Problems based on topics like Ages, Percentages, Profit & Loss, Time and Work, Partnership, Time, Speed & Distance etc)

Note : Quadratic Equations not asked.

 

Number Series asked in First Shift :

1 ) 2, 3, 6, 15, 45 ?

2 ) 10, 12, 16 ,24, 40, ?

3 ) 310, 220, 148, 92, 50, 20, ?

4 ) 221, ?, 165, 140, 117, 96

 

Solution :

1 ) x1.5...x2...x2.5....x3

2 ) +2....+4.....+8....+16....+32

3 ) Double Difference ( 18....16....14....12)

4 ) -29....-27.....-25.....-28

 

English Language (Moderate - Difficult)

Reading Comprehension – 5 Questions  (based on Hurricane & Jellyfish. )

Spotting Errors – 10 Questions 

  • 1 sentence is already correct and you have to find other correct sentence from given 4 options.

Fillers - 10 Questions

Phrases and Idioms  - 5 Questions (Moderate) [Deal with, cut down, On the ball]

Note : Cloze Test & Parajumbles not asked.

 

 

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