The aspiring candidates who are preparing for the banking jobs for long has another good news as the State Bank of India Associate Banks are recruiting for Banking Clerks this year and there are lakhs of candidates who have already applied for the examinations. The aspiring candidates need to go through an objective multiple choice question online written examination, passing which would allow them to face the personal interview round, which is the final and ultimate round of getting selected. The written examination contains 200 marks and 2 hours 15 minutes time to get solved. The examination contains five papers and the candidates need to pass individually in each of the paper to get qualified for the interview round. There are 40 marks in each of the paper and it is important to go through every paper with equal importance to score well in the overall exam. The papers for the examination are: General English, General Awareness, Reasoning Ability, Quantitative Aptitude and Marketing Aptitude/Computer Knowledge.
The Quantitative Aptitude paper among the five papers is another one which is quite time consuming and requires skills to solve, like the reasoning ability paper. This paper contains formulas and ideas that needs to get branch out from the candidates for proper solving of the questions. There are elementary mathematic questions and formulas which are to be kept in mind while solving this paper. This paper requires immense practice and also involves the knowledge of basic mathematical ideas and clear conception of the various mathematical theories and ideas. This paper alone could take the score to a different level for the candidates and take them one step closer to the interview round. The paper also helps the candidates to gain the necessary confidence if the answers could be got out perfectly by the candidates after solving the questions systematically and provides a psychological advantage to the candidates.
Tips and Strategies
Believe in yourself: To succeed in any of the examination it is needed to develop a belief in yourself. Once you can achieve the same half the battle would be won and you can get going through any of the difficulties that might arise during the journey. You should be clear at your side that you would get through to the other end whatever the consequences might be and fight till the very last minute.