# BOB Manipal PO Exam 2017: A Detailed Exam Analysis

The candidates shall be required to qualify in each section as per cut-off marks determined on the basis of performance in each section and also on total weighted score in BOB Manipal PO examination 2017. Negative marking is also applicable for the Objective Test.

Created On: May 31, 2017 14:47 IST

BOB Manipal PO Examination 2017 conducted on 27th May successfully. Here the banking team of jagran josh is providing a detailed exam analysis of the examination.

Pattern of Examination: The examination has 4 sections in objective type test - ReasoningQuantitative Aptitude, General Awareness (related to Banking Industry), English Language. In the examination there was be objective and Descriptive type of tests.

Analysis of Examination: The overall difficulty level of the examination was Moderate to Difficult.

 Type Section No of Question Level of Difficulty Objective Test Reasoning 50 Moderate to Difficult Quantitative Aptitude 50 Moderate to Difficult General Awareness (related to Banking Industry) 50 Easy English Language 50 Easy to Moderate Descriptive Test English Language 02 Moderate

The section wise details are as follows:

Reasoning:

The level of difficulty was Moderate to Difficult for this section. There was three set of Puzzle.

 Topics Number of question Level of difficulty Syllogism 5 Moderate Data Sufficiency 5 Difficult Puzzle ( Circular Seating arrangement + Linear Seating arrangement+ Floor based) 6+6+6=18 Difficult Inequalities 5 Moderate Analytical Reasoning 5 Moderate to Difficult Input- Output 5 Moderate Miscellaneous (Ranking+ direction sense+ coding-decoding etc.) 7 Moderate Total no. of question 50

Quantitative Aptitude: The section was Moderate to Difficult.  Most of the questions were calculative and time-consuming.

 Topic Number of question Level of difficulty Data Interpretation 20 Difficult Approximation 5 Moderate Quadratic equation 5 Moderate Series (based in Missing pattern) 5 Difficult Miscellaneous (CI and SI, Time & Work, Problem on Age, Time and Distance, Profit & Loss, Ratio and Proportion, Mixture, Probability, Partnership) 15 Moderate to Difficult Total no. of question 50

English Language

The section was Easy to Moderate. Reading Comprehension was lengthy.

 Topic Number of question Level of difficulty Reading Comprehension (Based on Education system in different countries) 10 Moderate to Difficult Spotting Error 10 Easy to Moderate Para-Jumbled 5 Moderate Cloze Test 10 Easy Double phrase replacement 10 Moderate Sentence Correction 5 Easy to Moderate Total no. question 50

General Knowledge: The difficulty level of the questions was Moderate. Major numbers of question were asked from Banking Awareness. Question based on current news and static GK were also asked in the examination.

BOB Manipal PO Exam 2017: Descriptive Test Topics

•    School days are the happiest life, why or why not?
•    Importance of Time Management
Letter Writing Topics -
•    Write a letter to your local newspaper editor to create awareness about shopkeepers illegally charging extra rupees on soft drinks.
•     Write a letter to a news paper editor regarding noise pollution in festive season.
•    Write a letter to the DM  regarding Cyber Crime

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