SBI Clerk 2019 Exam Analysis and Asked Questions Prelims 1st Shift | 22nd June 2019

SBI Clerk 2019 Prelims Exam Analysis

SBI Clerk Prelims Exam begins from 22nd June 2019. SBI Clerk Prelims Exam is conducting on various cites across the country. Many students appeared for this exam and the competition becomes very tough this time. Here we have given complete details about SBI Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis to understand the difficulty level of an Exam because it is necessary to get aware about the type of question and level of questions being asked in the exam so that you can get the idea about how to plan your strategy to attempt the question in the upcoming banking exam..

This year  State Bank of India has notified a total of 8593 Vacancies for the post of Clerk. So this is the golden opportunity for those students who want to build a career in the banking sector especially in State Bank of India, State Bank of India is the largest commercial bank in terms of assets, deposits, branches, number of customers and employees in India.

SBI Clerk Prelim 2019 Exam Analysis - 1st Shift

SBI Clerk Prelim Exam has three section Reasoning Ability, Quantitative Aptitude, and English Language. The total mark will be 100 within 60 minutes and each Question carries one marks, and the time limit of 20 minutes is fixed for each section.

English Language 

English Section was Easy. There were 8 Questions asked from Reading Comprehension and the RC was based on Cloud Computing Technology. 3-4 Questions were of Antonym and Synonym in RC. 

Topic No. of Question Level
Reading Comprehension 8Q Moderate
Sentence Rearrangement 5Q Easy 
Single Filler 5Q Easy-Moderate
Spelling Error Detection 5Q Easy
Error Detection 7Q Easy
Total 30 Question Easy


Reasoning Ability

Reasoning section was Easy.

There were 4 sets of Puzzles and Seating Arrangement,

  • Arrangement Puzzle (7 persons buying something)
  • Linear Seating Arrangement with Uncertain number of people (Single Row)
  • Circular Seating Arrangement (8 persons facing centre)
  • Parallel Line Arrangement (5 Persons each side, north & south direction
Topic No. of Question Level
Puzzles and Seating Arrangement 18Q Moderate
Inequality 4Q Easy
Syllogism 4Q Easy
Direction Sense 3Q Easy-Moderate
Alphabetical Series 5Q Easy
Alphabet 1Q Easy
Total 35 Question Easy


Quantitative Aptitude

Quantitative Aptitude was Easy to Moderate. There was only 1 set of Data Interpretation and The DI was based on Bar Graph. which was given below:-

Bar Graph (4 persons, number of books, 2 years 2005-2006)

Topic No. of Question Level
DI 5 Easy-Moderate
Quadratic Equation 5 Easy-Moderate
Number Series 5 Easy
Simplification 10 Easy
Miscellaneous ( Problems on Ages, Time and Distance, Profit and Loss, etc) 10 Moderate
Total 35 Q Easy-Moderate


SBI Clerk Prelims Exam 2019: Good Attempt

Subjects Good Attempt Time
English Language 22-24 20 minutes
Reasoning Ability 28-32 20 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 24-28 20 minutes
Total 73 - 82 60 minutes

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