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IBPS SO Prelims Shift I Exam Analysis 30th December 2018

IBPS SO Prelims Exam Analysis 2018

IBPS SO Prelims Exam has successfully conducted on 30th December. The exam is conducting on various cites across the country. Many students appeared for this exam and the competition becomes very tough this time. And Now we are here with the detailed exam analysis to help students understand the type and difficulty level of question asked today. This analysis will help you identify the latest trends of Banking Exams, and will also prove to be helpful for the upcoming SBI & IBPS Exams 2018. The level of the exam was Moderate.

IBPS SO Prelims 2018 Exam Syllabus

IBPS SO Prelim exam has three section Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, and English. There were 50 questions for 25 marks in English, 50 questions for 50 marks in Reasoning and 50 questions for 50 marks in Quantitative Aptitude and The total mark will be 125 within 120 minutes and the time limit of 40 minutes is fixed for each section. The examination held in this shift was Moderate level. 

Section No. of Questions Total Marks Duration

Reasoning

50 50 40 minutes

English 

50 25 40 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 40 minutes
Total 150 125 120 Minutes

 

English Language 

English Section was Moderate level. There were 2 sets of Reading Comprehension. one Reading Comprehension was based on millennials and jobs and the other one was based on e-commerce. Students need to chose what to do and what to skip wisely because in this section students need to maintain their accuracy. 

Topic

No. of Question Level

Reading Comprehension

12 Q Moderate

Double Fillers

5 Q Moderate
Spotting Error 10 Q Moderate

Cloze test

5 Q Easy to Moderate

Parajumble

5 Q Moderate
Sentence Connector 5 Q Moderate

Phrase Replacement

5 Q Moderate
Word Replacement 3 Q Moderate

Total

50 Question Moderate

 

Reasoning

Reasoning Section was Easy to Moderate. There were 4 sets of Puzzles and Seating Arrangement, Puzzle was Month based (Person, Month and 3 Cities Variables)  and Parallel Row based, Seating Arrangement was Square seating based, ( 8 Persons, Middle Person facing inside and Corner Person Outside), Linear Seating ( single line).

Topic

No. of Question Level

Puzzles and Seating Arrangement

18 Q Moderate

Alphabets

1 Q Easy 

Inequality

5 Q Easy

Input-Output

5 Q Moderate

Coding Decoding

4 Q Easy to Moderate

Syllogism

4 Q Moderate

Data Sufficiency

5 Q Moderate

Blood Relation

3 Q Easy to Moderate

Logical Reasoning

3 Q Moderate

Order and Ranking

2 Q Easy to Moderate

Total

50 Q Easy to Moderate

 

Quantitative Aptitude

Quantitative Aptitude was Moderate. There were 3 sets Data Interpretation (Pie Chart, Line Graph, Caselet DI), Miscellaneous Question was based on Boat and Stream, Profit and Loss, Average, SI & CI, etc. 

Topic

No. of Question Level

DI

15 Q Moderate

Approximation

5 Q Easy to Moderate

Missing Number Series

5 Q Easy to Moderate
Quantity Comaprision

5 Q

Moderate

Data Sufficiency

5 Q Moderate

Miscellaneous (Boat and Stream, Profit and Loss, Average, SI & CI, etc)

15 Q Moderate

Total

50 Q Moderate

 

IBPS SO Prelims Exam 2018: Good Attempt

Subject

Good Attempt

English 

31 - 38

Reasoning

30 - 35

Quantitative Aptitude

28 - 30

Total

95-100 Questions

 

 

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