SBI Clerk 2018 Prelims Exam Analysis First Shift – 23rd June 2018 | SBI Clerk Exam Review 1st Slot

SBI Clerk 2018 Prelims Exam Analysis 1st Slot (23rd June) :  Dear Aspirants, SBI has start conducting the Online prelims examination for the recruitment of Clerks (Junior Associates) in State Bank of India. As the exam of first shift is now over,  here we are providing you the detailed exam Analysis of the SBI Clerk 2018 Prelims Examination held in 1st Shift (23 June 2018).

The Exam will be held in total 4 Slots. SBI Clerk 2018 Prelims First Shift timing  : 9:00 a.m to 10:00 a.m

 

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Exam Pattern of SBI Clerk Prelims 2018 :

The examination is consisting of three section namely Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability and English Language. Total Marks allotted for the paper is 100 marks. Negative marking of 0.25 will be applied on each wrong answer. 

SBI Clerk 2018 Prelims Exam Pattern
SubjectsQuestionsMarksTime Allotted
Quantitative Aptitude353520 minutes
Reasoning Ability353520 minutes
English Language303020 minutes

 

SBI Clerk 2018 Prelims Exam Shift Timings : 8:00 a.m, 10:30 a.m, 1:00 p.m, 3:30 p.m

Read below the detailed exam analysis for SBI Clerk 2018 Prelims Exam held in first shift. We are sharing the topics and questions asked in today's exam.

 

Reasoning Ability : [Easy-Moderate]

Puzzles – 3 Sets (15 Questions)

  • Linear Arrangement - 10 Questions (2 Sets) [12 Persons sitting facing North & South]
  • Floor Puzzle 

Blood Relation & Direction Sense – 5 Questions

Coding decoding - 3 Questions

Alpha Numeric Series & Order Ranking

Data Sufficiency - 2 Questions

Note : No questions from  Syllogism & Inequality were asked.

 

English Language :  [Moderate]

Reading Comprehension/Passage – 1 Set (7 Questions)

Note : Synonym and Antonyms (2 Questions) are also asked in Reading comprehension

Error Detection - 5 Questions

Fill in the Blanks/Fillers - 5 Questions

Sentence Rearrangement - 5 Questions

Phrase Replacement - 5 Questions

 

Quantitative Aptitude :  [Easy-Moderate]

Simplification : 10 Questions

Number Series – 5 Questions

Quadratic Equations - 5 Questions

Data Interpretation – 1 Set (5 Question) [Tabular/Pie chart]

Data Sufficiency - 5 Questions

Miscellaneous Questions  (based on Compound/Simple Interest, Time & Work, Pipes and Cisterns, Profit Loss, Probability , Mensuration, Age, Mixture Allegation, Partnership, Average, Boats & Stream etc. )

 

Questions asked in 1st Shift: 

1.Average age of A, B and C are 22 and 3 years ago, the average age of B and C is 18 years. Then find the age of A 9 years hence.

2.Ratio of speed of boat in still water and speed of stream is 8:1. The Downstream is 267.5 in 2.5 hours . Then find upstream.

 

Number Series asked in first shift :

1. 36,18,6, 31,?

2. 18, 29, 42, 53, ?

3. 250, ?, 190, 167, 148, 131

4. 1, 244, 163, 190, 181, ?

5. 18, 8, 6, 9, 23, x, ?

 

Solutions : 

1. x2, x3, x2, x3, x2

2. +11..... +13..... +11..... +13

3. +31.... +29..... +23...... +21..... +17

4. 3^5.... 3^4..... 3^3...... 3^2.... 3

5. x 0.5 – 1....... x 1 – 2....... x 2 – 3....... x 3 – 4

 

Summary : Overall difficulty level of the SBI Clerk Prelims Exam conducted in First Shift was Easy-Moderate.

 

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Second Shift : Click Here to view SBI Clerk 2nd Shift Exam Analysis

Third Shift :  Click Here to view SBI Clerk 3rd Shift ExamAnalysis

Fourth Shift :  Click Here to view SBI Clerk 4th Shift Exam Analysis

 

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