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IBPS Clerk Main Exam Analysis held in January (first week) 2016

Jan 4, 2016 15:26 IST

    The IBPS had conducted the online clerk main examination in the first week of January successfully. The mains exam consist 200 questions comprises of 5 sections which includes Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, General Awareness (with special reference to Banking Industry) English Language, & Computer Knowledge.


    Analysis of Examination: The overall difficulty level of the exam was Moderate. The Banking team of Jagranjosh.com has come up with comprehensive analysis of the question paper and the expected cut off for the examination.

    The section wise details are as follows:

    Quantitative Aptitude: This section was Easy to Moderate. It is noticed that no question on Quadratic Equation and Data Sufficiency asked in this section.

    Topic

    No. of Questions (50)

    Level

    Data Interpretation(Tabular)

    5

    Easy

    Number Series (based on next term)

    5

    Moderate

    Simplification

    10

    Easy

    Miscellaneous  (Average, Profit & loss, SI & CI, Ratio & Proportion, Time & Work, Time, Speed & Distance, etc.)

    20

     Moderate

    Reasoning: This section was Moderate. Input- Output topic was missing in this section.

    Topic

    No. of Questions (50)

    Level

    Syllogism

    5

    Easy

    Linear Arrangement

    10

    Easy

    Seating arrangement (inward and out ward facing)

    5

    Moderate

    Puzzle

    5

    Easy

    Data Sufficiency + Direction Sense

    5

     Moderate

    Coding and decoding

    5

    Moderate

    Inequalities

    5

    Easy

    English Language: English section was moderate this time.

    Topic

    No. of Questions (40)

    Level

    Reading Comprehension

    10

     Moderate

    Clozed test

    10

    Moderate

    Parajumbles

    5

     Easy to Moderate

    Spotting error

    5

      Moderate

    Filling the gap with suitable words

    5

      Easy

    Sentence Improvement

    5

    Easy

    General Awareness: This section was Easy to Moderate. The majority of question asked from banking and current affairs in this section. This section also include some questions on Award, Govt. Schemes, Headquarter of banks, books and authors, Important days, International Organisation etc. It was scoring section. 

    Computer Knowledge: The question asked in this section was easy and included the basics. It was also scoring section. 

    Expected Cutoff marks: - As per our analysis and difficulty level of the examination, the following Cutoff marks are expected for different category.

    General

     107-112

    SC

    75-80

    ST

    65-70

    OBC

    102-107

    Note: The candidates should note that the above cut offs may vary as it depends upon various factors hence, it is not possible to predict the exact cut off marks until IBPS declared it on its website. The IBPS will announce cut off marks, when the process of selection is over.

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