SBI Clerk Prelim Exam Analysis 23 June 2018 – All shift

Hello Aspirants,

The SBI Clerk prelims exam 2018 kicks off today. It is a qualifying test, candidates are required to pass in each section & score the necessary cutoffs to get shortlisted for the SBI Clerk main exam.

The overall exam is said to be moderate to difficult. Smart work will work in the game. All the candidates are requested to do practice on the topics mentioned below. Let’s see today’s exam analysis also.

Exam Pattern:

Sr. No.Name of Tests
(Objective)
No. of QuestionsMaximum MarksTotal Time
1English Language303020 Minutes
2Numerical Ability353520 Minutes
3Reasoning Ability353520 Minutes
4Total10010060 Minutes

Section-wise Analysis:

SectionLevel of DifficultyGood Attempts
Shift IIIIIIIV
QuantModerate to Easy20-2320-2521-2422-25
ReasoningModerate to Easy18-2019-2320-2419-23
EnglishModerate to Easy15-2216-2317-2418-23

Overall Good Attempts:  66-70

Chapter-wise Analysis:

Reasoning section

This section is easy to moderate. Questions are asked on the topics mentioned below.

Shift IShift II
TopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty LevelTopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty Level
Puzzles and Arrangements105ModeratePuzzles and Arrangements1510Moderate
Data Sufficiency53ModerateDirection21-2Easy
Numeric Series55EasyAlphabetic Series55Easy
Coding & Decoding22EasyCoding & Decoding55Easy
Blood Relation33EasyBlood Relation33Easy
Direction21-2EasyMiscellaneous51-3Easy
Ranking33Easy
Miscellaneous51-3Easy
Good Attempt18-20-ModerateGood Attempt19-23-Easy

 

Shift IIIShift IV
TopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty LevelTopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty Level
Puzzles and Arrangements105ModeratePuzzles and Arrangements105Moderate
Inequalities55ModerateSyllogism55Easy
Alphabetic Series55EasyNumeric Series55Easy
Coding & Decoding55EasyInequalities55Easy
Blood Relation33EasyBlood Relation33Easy
Direction22EasyRanking33Easy
Miscellaneous51-2EasyMiscellaneous51-2Easy
Good Attempt20-24 – Easy to ModerateGood Attempt19-23 – Easy to Moderate

Quantitative Aptitude

Quant section is easy to moderate. Questions are asked on the topics mentioned below.

Shift IShift II
TopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty LevelTopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty Level
Number Series51-3ModerateNumber Series52-3Moderate
Quadratic Equation55EasySimplification1010Easy
Data Interpretation – Pie-Chart55EasyData Interpretation – Table55Easy
Quantity I & II Comparison51-2ModerateApproximation55Easy
Miscellaneous (SI,CI, Speed &Time, Profit and Loss, Time and Work, Averages, Ages, Ratio etc.)51-2ModerateMiscellaneous (SI,CI, Speed &Time, Profit and Loss, Time and Work, Averages, Ages, Ratio etc.)101-3Moderate
Simplification1010Easy
Good Attempt20-23 – ModerateGood Attempt20-25 – Easy

 

Shift IIIShift IV
TopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty LevelTopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty Level
Number Series55EasyApproximation55Easy
Simplification1010EasySimplification1010Easy
Data Interpretation – Missing DI51-2EasyData Interpretation – Bar graph, Caselet105Moderate
Miscellaneous (SI,CI, Speed &Time, Profit and Loss, Time and Work, Averages, Ages, Ratio etc.)102-3ModerateMiscellaneous (SI,CI, Speed &Time, Profit and Loss, Time and Work, Averages, Ages, Ratio etc.)101-2Moderate
Data Sufficiency51-2Moderate
Good Attempt21-24-Easy to ModerateGood Attempt22-25 – Easy

English Section

English section is moderate to difficult. Questions are asked on the topics mentioned below. No Parajumble and Cloze test.

Shift IShift II
TopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty LevelTopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty Level
Reading Comprehension105-8Moderate to EasyReading Comprehension & Misspelt1510-12Easy
Error Spotting53ModerateError Spotting51-2Moderate to Easy
Phrase Replacement52-3Moderate to EasyJumbled Sentence55Easy
Sentence Rearrangement55EasySingle Fillers53-4Moderate
Single Fillers53-4Moderate to Easy
Good Attempt15-22 – ModerateGood Attempt16-23 – Easy to Moderate
Shift IIIShift IV
TopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty LevelTopicNumber of QuestionsGood – AttemptsDifficulty Level
Reading Comprehension53-4ModerateReading Comprehension & Misspelt106-8Moderate
Error Spotting53-4ModerateError Spotting53-4Moderate
Phrase Replacement52-4EasyPhrase Replacement53-4Easy
Sentence Correction52-4EasySentence Rearrangement52-4Easy
Sentence Rearrangement55EasySingle Fillers52-4Easy
Single Fillers52-4Easy
Good Attempt17-24 – ModerateGood Attempt18-23 – Easy to Moderate

Sectional & Overall Attempts by Candidates: (From Exam Centre)

CandidatesReasoningQuantEnglishOverall Attempts
Shift – 124262575
Shift – 228282076
Shift – 326212168
Shift – 425252070

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