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SBI PO Prelims 2018: Exam analysis & expected cut-off; result is likely to be out on 15 July

Jul 12, 2018 18:59 IST
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SBI PO Prelims 2018 Result
SBI PO Prelims 2018 Result

SBI PO Result 2018 (Prelims) is expected to be announced on official website sbi.co.in. This year, SBI PO Prelims cut-off 2018 is expected to be high. First SBI PO Prelims Exam was conducted on 1st July 2018. Other exam dates for SBI PO Prelims Exam were 7th July and 8th July (as per official notification).  However, in most of the examination centres, SBI PO Prelims Exam was not conducted on 7th July. 8th July was the last day of the preliminary exam, the result of SBI PO Prelims Exam 2018 is expected to be released on 15th July.

SBI PO Prelims 2018 (Phase I) is qualifying in nature and is a screening test. The candidates who qualify and rank sufficiently high as decided by the bank shall be called for appearing in the SBI PO Main Exam 2018 (or Phase II).

Table of content:

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis (8 July 2018): All Slots

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis (8 July 2018): 1st Slot

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis (8 July 2018): 2nd Slot

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis (8 July 2018): 3rd Slot

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis (8 July 2018): 4th Slot

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis (7 July 2018) - No Exam

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis (1 July 2018): All Slots

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis (1 July 2018): 1st Slot

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis (1 July 2018): 2nd Slot

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis (1 July 2018): 3rd Slot

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis (1 July 2018): 4th Slot

SBI PO Prelims 2018 Cut-off (Expected)

In the computer based online SBI PO Prelims Exam, sections appeared in the following sequence

English Language → Reasoning Ability → Quantitative Aptitude

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis (8 July 2018)

Today was the third day of the SBI PO Preliminary Exam 2018. Spanning a period of one week (ending July 08, 2018), the exam is being conducted in four time slots: 2 each in morning and evening.

A total of 100 questions had to be answered in 60 minutes. All the sections, except the English Language, were available in both English and Hindi. Every correct answer will fetch 1 mark, while every incorrect answer will reduce the score by 0.25.

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis (8 July 2018): 1st Slot

The detailed break-up of SBI PO Preliminary Exam 2018 (8 July, 1st Slot) is as follow:

Section (Total Questions)

Difficulty Level

Good Attempts (Time Taken in minutes)

English Language (30)

Moderate

21 – 26 (20 Minutes)

Quantitative Aptitude (35)

Moderate

19-24 (20 Minutes)

Reasoning Ability (35)

Moderate

19-25 (20 Minutes)

Total

Moderate

57 – 65 (60 Minutes)

Till now, this analysis of SBI PO Prelims Exam shows that cut-off for preliminary exam of SBI PO might be more than 50 marks. Learn about SBI PO Cut-off 2018 (expected) from the link given below

SBI PO Prelims 2018 Cut-off (Expected)

Section-wise analysis of SBI PO Prelims 2018 (8 July, 1st Slot)

English Language section of SBI PO Prelims Exam

Topic

Number of questions

Level of Difficulty

Reading Comprehension: There were 2 vocab based questions

7

Moderate

Para-jumbles

5

Moderate

Cloze Test

5

Easy-Moderate

Phrase/Word Replacement

5

Easy-Moderate

Spot the Error

3

Easy-Moderate

Match the Column A and Column B

5

Moderate

Reading Comprehension (RC) was moderate. Two questions were from Vocabulary (1 Synonym and 1 Antonym). The overall difficulty level of this section was moderate.

Quantitative Aptitude section of SBI PO Prelims Exam

Topic

Number of questions

Level of Difficulty

Number Series (Series Completion)

5

Easy-Moderate

Simplification/Approximation

5

Easy-Moderate

Comparison of two quantities : Quantity I and Quantity II

5

Moderate-Difficult

DI (Double Pie Charts)

5

Moderate

DI (Table – Profit/Loss based)

5

Moderate

Comparison of Variables

5

Easy

Time, Speed and Distance

1

Easy-Moderate

Profit, Loss and Discount

1

Easy-Moderate

Percentage

1

Easy-Moderate

Miscellaneous (Quant based)

2

Easy-Moderate

DI part was calculative and time taking. The questions on Number Series were easy to moderate. The Arithmetic-based questions were primarily from Profit, Loss & Discount, Time, Speed and Distance, Percentage,etc. The overall difficulty level of this section was moderate.

Reasoning Ability section of SBI PO Prelims Exam

Topic

Number of Questions

Level of Difficulty

AR (Data Arrangement – 8 persons/Arts, Science/Commerce/Different Age based)

5

Moderate-Difficult

AR (Linear Seating Arrangement – 2 Parallel Rows)

5

Moderate-Difficult

AR (Data Arrangement – 8 People/Month based)

5

Moderate

AR (DataArrangement – 6 people with different No. of factories)

5

Moderate

Coding-Decoding –Set based

5

Easy-Moderate

Data Sufficiency

5

Moderate

Direction based

2

EasyModerate

Alphabet Arrangement /Alphabet Series

2

Easy

Ranking based – Total 15 peoples/Rank from top and bottom

1

Moderate

Analytical reasoning sets were moderate-lengthy, not easy. The overall difficulty level of this section was moderate.

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis (8 July 2018): 2nd Slot

The detailed break-up of SBI PO Preliminary Exam 2018 (8 July, 2nd Slot) is as follow:

Section (Total Questions)

Difficulty Level

Good Attempts (Time Taken)

English Language (30)

Moderate

21 – 23 (20 Minutes)

Quantitative Aptitude (35)

Moderate

18 – 22 (20 Minutes)

Reasoning Ability (35)

Moderate

17 – 20 (20 Minutes)

Total

Moderate

57 – 65 (60 Minutes)

Section-wise analysis of SBI PO Prelims 2018 (8 July, 2nd Slot)

English Language section of SBI PO Prelim Exam

Topic

Number of questions

Level of Difficulty

Reading Comprehension:There were2 vocab based questions. 

5

Moderate

Fill in the Blanks (Double FIB)

5

Easy-Moderate

Cloze Test

5

Easy-Moderate

Phrase/Word Replacement

3

Easy-Moderate

Spot the Error

7

Moderate

Sentence Improvement

5

Moderate

Reading Comprehension (RC) was moderate. Two questions were from Vocabulary (1 Synonym & 1 Antonym). The overall difficulty level of this section was moderate.

Quantitative Aptitude section of SBI PO Prelim Exam

Topic

Number of questions

Level of Difficulty

Simplification/Approximation

5

Easy-Moderate

Comparison of two quantities : Quantity I and Quantity II

5

Moderate-Difficult

DI (Line Graph)

5

Easy-Moderate

DI (Table based)

5

Moderate

Comparison of Variables (Quadratic Equations)

5

Easy-Moderate

Ratio and Proportion

1

Moderate

Time and Work

1

Moderate

Miscellaneous (Quant based)

8

Moderate

DI part was calculative and time taking. The Arithmetic-based questions were primarily from Ratio and Proportion, Time and Work, etc.The overall difficulty level of this section was moderate.

Reasoning Ability section of SBI PO Prelim Exam

Topic

Number of Questions

Level of Difficulty

AR (Data Arrangement- Increasing/Decreasing order based)

5

Moderate

AR (Linear Seating Arrangement –7 people – facing north/south)

5

Moderate

AR (Data Arrangement)

5

Moderate

AR (DataArrangement)

5

Moderate

Mathematical Inequalities

5

Moderate

Input-Output

5

Easy-Moderate

Direction based

2

Easy-Moderate

Blood Relation

2

Easy-Moderate

Odd One Out – Alphabet based

1

Easy

Analytical reasoning sets were moderate-lengthy, not easy.The overall difficulty level of this section was moderate.

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis (8 July 2018): 3rd Slot

The detailed break-up of SBI PO Preliminary Exam 2018 (8 July, 3rd Slot) is as follow:

Section (Total Questions)

Difficulty Level

Good Attempts (Time Taken)

English Language (30)

Moderate

20 – 23 (20 Minutes)

Quantitative Aptitude (35)

Moderate

19 – 21 (20 Minutes)

Reasoning Ability (35)

Moderate

18 – 21 (20 Minutes)

Total

Moderate

57 – 65 (60 Minutes)

Section-wise analysis of SBI PO Prelims 2018 (8 July, 3rd Slot)

English Language section of SBI PO Prelim Exam

Topic

Number of questions

Level of Difficulty

Reading Comprehension

6

Moderate-Difficult

Para-jumbles

5

Easy-Moderate

Fill in the Blank (Double FIB)

6

Easy-Moderate

Spot the Error (Old Pattern)

7

Moderate

Cloze Test

6

Easy-Moderate

Reading Comprehension (RC) was moderate-moderate. The overall difficulty level of this section was moderate.

Quantitative Aptitude section of SBI PO Prelim Exam

Topic

Number of questions

Level of Difficulty

Number Series (Wrong Number  Series)

5

Moderate-Difficult

Comparison of two quantities: Quantity I and Quantity II (Ages, Average, TSD – Boat and Stream, etc.)

5

Moderate-Difficult

Comparison of variables (Quadratic Equations)

5

Easy-Moderate

DI (Bar Graph)

5

Moderate-Difficult

DI (Table)

5

Easy-Moderate

Simple Interest/Compound Interest

1

Easy-Moderate

Profit, Loss and Discount

1

Moderate

Partnership

1

Moderate

Ratio and Proportion

1

Easy-Moderate

Miscellaneous (Quant based)

1

Easy-Moderate

Data Sufficiency

5

Easy-Moderate

DI part was calculative and time taking. The questions on Number Series were moderate to difficult. The Arithmetic-based questions were primarily from Partnership, Profit, Loss & Discount, Time, Speed and Distance, SI/CI, etc.The overall difficulty level of this section was moderate.

Reasoning Ability section of SBI PO Prelim Exam

Topic

Number of Questions

Level of Difficulty

AR (Data Arrangement – Comparison based - 2 variables)

5

Moderate-Difficult

AR (Linear Seating Arrangement – 2 variables)

5

Easy-Moderate

AR (Linear Seating Arrangement – 2 Parallel Rows - -facing north/south - 2 variables)

5

Easy-Moderate

Blood Relation – Set based

5

Easy-Moderate

Mathematical Inequalities

4

Moderate-Difficult

Coding-Decoding

5

Easy-Moderate

Direction –Set based

3

Easy-Moderate

Coding-Decoding – Single

1

Easy-Moderate

Word Arrangement

1

Easy-Moderate

Odd One Word

1

Easy-Moderate

Analytical reasoning sets were moderate-lengthy, not easy.The overall difficulty level of this section was moderate.

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis (8 July 2018): 4th Slot

The detailed break-up of SBI PO Preliminary Exam 2018 (8 July, 4th Slot) is as follow:

Section (Total Questions)

Difficulty Level

Good Attempts (Time Taken)

English Language (30)

Moderate

20 – 23 (20 Minutes)

Quantitative Aptitude (35)

Moderate

15 – 18 (20 Minutes)

Reasoning Ability (35)

Moderate

18 – 21 (20 Minutes)

Total

Moderate

53 – 62 (60 Minutes)

Section-wise analysis of SBI PO Prelims 2018 (8 July, 4th Slot)

English Language section of SBI PO Prelim Exam 

Topic

Number of questions

Level of Difficulty

Reading Comprehension

5

Moderate-Difficult

Rearrangement

5

Moderate

Sentence Connectors

5

Moderate

Spot the Error

5

Easy-Moderate

Match the column

5

Moderate

Finding the correct /Incorrect statements among the given statements

5

Moderate-Difficult

Reading Comprehension (RC) was moderate-difficult. The overall difficulty level of this section was moderate.

Quantitative Aptitude section of SBI PO Prelim Exam

Topic

Number of questions

Level of Difficulty

Number Series (Missing Number  Series)

5

Moderate

Comparison of two quantities: Quantity I and Quantity II (Probability, Quadratic Equation etc.)

5

Moderate-Difficult

DI (Caselette based)

5

Moderate (Calculative)

DI (Bar Graph)

5

Easy-Moderate

DI (Table)

5

Moderate

Time and Work

1

Easy

Boat and Stream

1

Easy-Moderate

Partnership

1

Moderate

Mixtures

1

Moderate

Approximation

5

Easy-Moderate

SI and CI

1

Moderate

DI part was calculative and time taking. The questions on Number Series were moderate. The Arithmetic-based questions were primarily from Time and Work, Partnership, Mixtures, Boat and Stream, SI/CI, etc. The overall difficulty level of this section was moderate.

Reasoning Ability section of SBI PO Prelim Exam

Topic

Number of Questions

Level of Difficulty

AR (Data Arrangement – 3 variables based)

5

Moderate

AR (Linear Seating Arrangement – 2 variables)

5

Easy-Moderate

AR(Box Based Puzzle)

5

Moderate

Direction based Set

5

Easy-Moderate

Coding-Decoding

5

Easy-Moderate

Ranking Arrangement(Height Comparison)

4

Easy

Data Sufficiency

5

Moderate

Word Arrangement

1

Easy-Moderate

Analytical reasoning sets were moderate. The overall difficulty level of this section was moderate.

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis 2018 (7 July)

On 7 July 2018, there was no SBI PO Prelims Exam in many official examination centres across Delhi-NCR.

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis (1 July 2018): All Slots

SBI conducted preliminary exam for SBI PO on 1st July (in 4 slots). SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis for all the slots is given below:

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis (1 July 2018): 1st Slot

Reporting time for the 1st slot of SBI PO Prelims 2018 (1st July) was 08:00 AM. The difficulty level of questions in all the sections was moderate. However, the difficulty level of English Language sections was a bit toned up. Many candidates told us that they attempted 55+ questions and expecting more than 50 marks.

The detailed break-up of SBI PO Preliminary Exam 2018 is as follow (1 July, 1st Slot):

Section

Total Questions

Level of Difficulty

Good Attempts

Good Score

Time Taken (In Minutes)

English Language

30

Moderate-Difficult

18-21

16-19

20

Quantitative Aptitude

35

Moderate

19-22

17-20

20

Reasoning Ability

35

Moderate

17-19

16-18

20

Total

100

Moderate

57-63

53-58

60

Section-wise analysis of SBI PO Prelims 2018 (1 July, 1st Slot) 

English Language

Topic

Number of questions

Level of Difficulty

Reading Comprehension: There was 1 vocab based question. 

5

Moderate

Sentence Correction (Phrase Replacement)

8

Moderate

Para-jumbles

6

Moderate

Sentence Starters

6

Moderate

Sentence Connection

5

Easy-Moderate

Quantitative Aptitude

 Topic

Number of questions

Level of Difficulty

Number Series (Wrong Number Series)

5

Moderate

Comparison of 2 Quantities – Quantity I & II

5

Moderate

Simplification/Approximation

5

Easy-Moderate

DI (Pie Chart + Table)

5

Moderate

DI (Bar Graph)

5

Moderate

DI (Caselet)

5

Moderate

Miscellaneous (Quant based single Questions)

5

Moderate

DI part was calculative and time taking. The overall difficulty level of this section was moderate.

Reasoning Ability

Topic

Number of Questions

Level of Difficulty

Directions

2

Easy-Moderate

Blood Relations

1

Easy-Moderate

Data Sufficiency

5

Moderate

Coding Decoding – single question

1

Moderate

AR (Data Arrangement – Box based)

5

Moderate

AR (Data Arrangement - Month based)

3

 Moderate

AR (Linear Arrangement - 8 Persons Facing North/South)

5

 Moderate

Input-Output

5

Moderate

Mathematical Inequalities

5

Moderate

Coding-Decoding – Set based

3

Moderate

The level of this section was moderate. Linear Arrangement questions were time taking. Data Arrangement sets were moderate, not easy.

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis (1 July 2018): 2nd Slot

Reporting time for second slot of SBI PO Prelim 2018 was 10:30 AM. Candidates who took the exam in this slot told us that moderate level of questions have been asked in the sections (i.e., English Language, Qualitative Aptitude and Reasoning Ability).

The detailed break-up of SBI PO Preliminary Exam 2018 is as follows:

Section

Total Questions

Level of Difficulty

Good Attempts

Good Score

Time Taken (In Minutes)

English Language

30

Moderate-Difficult

18-22

16-18

20

Quantitative Aptitude

35

Moderate

19-23

17-21

20

Reasoning Ability

35

Moderate

18-20

16-19

20

Total

100

Moderate

58-64

53-58

60

Section-wise analysis of SBI PO Prelims 2018 (1 July, 2nd Slot) 

English Language

Topic

Number of questions

Level of Difficulty

Reading Comprehension (Economic Growth based): There was 1 vocab based question.

6

Moderate-Difficult

Para-jumbles

5

Easy-Moderate

Fill in the Blank

4

Moderate

Spot the Error (Old Pattern) 

8

Easy-Moderate

Spot the Error (Four statements were given in 4 options. 5th option was all are correct.)

7

Moderate-Difficult

Reading Comprehension (RC) was lengthy and difficult. The overall difficulty level of this section was moderate.

Quantitative Aptitude

Topic

Number of questions

Level of Difficulty

Number Series (Completion of Series)

5

Easy-Moderate

Comparison of 2 Quantities – Quantity I & II (Geometry, Average, etc.)

5

Moderate

Comparison of Variables (Quadratic Equations)

5

Easy

DI (Pie Chart)

5

Moderate

DI (Bar Graph)

5

Moderate

DI (Caselet)

5

Moderate

Miscellaneous (Quant based single Questions – Time and work, etc.)

5

Moderate

DI part was calculative and time taking. The overall difficulty level of this section was moderate. 

Reasoning Ability

Topic

Number of Questions

Level of Difficulty

Directions

2

Easy-Moderate

Blood Relations

3

Easy

Data Sufficiency

5

Moderate-Difficult

AR (Linear Arrangement – Two parallel rows - Persons Facing North and 1 variables)

5

Moderate

AR (Data Arrangement – Box based)

5

Moderate

AR (Data Arrangement)

5

Moderate

AR (Linear Arrangement - 8 Persons Facing North/South)

5

Moderate

Coding-Decoding – Set based

3

Moderate

Alphabet based

1

Easy-Moderate

Alphanumeric Series

1

Easy-Moderate

Analytical reasoning sets were moderate-lengthy, not easy. The overall difficulty level of this section was moderate.

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis (1 July 2018): 3rd Slot

The reporting time for the 3rd was 01:00 PM. Candidates who took the exam in this slot told us that the difficulty level of the exam was moderate and there was no element of surprise in the exam. They pointed out that difficulty level of the paper was moderate.

The detailed break-up of SBI PO Preliminary Exam 2018 is as follows:

Section

Total Questions

Level of Difficulty

Good Attempts

Good Score

Time Taken (In Minutes)

English Language

30

Moderate-Difficult

18-21

16-19

20

Quantitative Aptitude

35

Moderate

19-22

17-20

20

Reasoning Ability

35

Moderate

17-19

16-18

20

Total

100

Moderate

57-63

53-58

60

Section-wise analysis of SBI PO Prelims 2018 (1 July, 3rd Slot)

English Language

Topic

Number of questions

Level of Difficulty

Reading Comprehension (Paradox of plenty based): There were 2 vocab based question. 

7

Easy-Moderate

Para-jumbles

5

Easy-Moderate

Fill in the Blank

5

Moderate

Phrase/Word Replacement

6

Easy-Moderate

Spot the Error (Four statements were given in 4 options. 5th option was all are correct.)

5

Easy-Moderate

Statement Connection (Appropriate conjunction for 2 given sentences)

2

Moderate-Difficult

Reading Comprehension (RC) was easy-moderate. Two questions were from Vocabulary (1 Synonym and 1 Antonym). The overall difficulty level of this section was moderate to difficult.

Quantitative Aptitude

 Topic

Number of questions

Level of Difficulty

Number Series (Wrong Number  Series)

5

Moderate

Simplification/Approximation

5

Easy-Moderate

Data Sufficiency

5

Easy-Moderate

DI (Pie Chart + Table)

5

Easy-Moderate

DI (Table)

5

Moderate

Installment

1

Moderate

Simple Interest/Compound Interest

1

Easy-Moderate

Profit, Loss and Discount

1

Moderate

Mixture/Alligation

1

Easy

Ages

1

Easy

Mensuration

1

Moderate

Time and Work

1

Easy-Moderate

Linear Equation

1

Easy

Partnership

1

Easy-Moderate

Time, Speed and Distance – Boat and Stream

1

Easy-Moderate

DI part was calculative and time taking. The questions on Number Series were moderate. The Arithmetic-based questions were primarily from Time and Work, Partnership, Profit, Loss & Discount, Time, Speed and Distance, SI/CI, Mixture, etc. The overall difficulty level of this section was moderate.  

Reasoning Ability

Topic

Number of Questions

Level of Difficulty

AR (Floor Arrangement – 3 variables)

5

Moderate-Difficult

Blood Relations- Set based

3

Easy

Input-Output

5

Moderate

AR (Linear Seating Arrangement – 2 Parallel Rows - 2 variables)

5

Moderate

AR (Data Arrangement – Box based)

5

Easy-Moderate

AR (Linear Seating Arrangement – 2 variables)

5

Easy-Moderate

AR (Comparison of Heights)

3

Easy

AR (Linear Seating Arrangement)

4

Moderate

Some analytical reasoning sets were moderate-lengthy, not easy. The overall difficulty level of this section was moderate.

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis (1 July 2018): 4th Slot

The reporting time for the 4th slot was 03:30 PM. Many candidates who took the exam in the 4th Slot gave same feedback as given by candidates who took exams in earlier slots.

The detailed break-up of SBI PO Preliminary Exam 2018 is as follows:

Section

Total Questions

Level of Difficulty

Good Attempts

Good Score

Time Taken (In Minutes)

English Language

30

Moderate

19-23

17-20

20

Quantitative Aptitude

35

Moderate

20-22

18-20

20

Reasoning Ability

35

Moderate

16-18

15-17

20

Total

100

Moderate

57-63

53-58

60

Section-wise analysis of SBI PO Prelims 2018 (1 July, 4th Slot)

English Language

Topic

Number of questions

Level of Difficulty

Reading Comprehension (Women Empowerment based): There were 2 vocabulary based question. 

5

Moderate

Para-jumbles

5

Moderate

Fill in the Blank

5

Easy-Moderate

Phrase/Word Replacement

5

Easy-Moderate

Cloze Test

5

Easy-Moderate

Statement Connection (Appropriate conjunction for 2 given sentences)

5

Moderate

Reading Comprehension (RC) was moderate. Two questions were from Vocabulary (1 Synonym and 1 Antonym). The overall difficulty level of this section was moderate.

Quantitative Aptitude

Topic

Number of questions

Level of Difficulty

Number Series (Series Completion)

5

Moderate

Simplification/Approximation

8

Easy-Moderate

Data Sufficiency

5

Easy-Moderate

DI (Pie Chart)

5

Moderate

DI (Table)

5

Moderate

Miscellaneous (Quant Based – SI/CI, PLD, TSD, Time and Work, Mixture, etc.)

7

Easy-Moderate

DI part was calculative and time taking. The questions on Number Series were moderate. The overall difficulty level of this section was moderate.  

Reasoning Ability

Topic

Number of Questions

Level of Difficulty

Data Sufficiency

5

Easy-Moderate

Blood Relations- Set based

3

Easy-Moderate

Input-Output

5

Moderate

AR (Linear Seating Arrangement – 2 Parallel Rows)

5

Moderate

AR (Data Arrangement – Box based)

5

Moderate

AR (Data Arrangement)

5

Moderate

Alphanumeric Series

1

Easy-Moderate

Miscellaneous

6

Easy-Moderate

Analytical reasoning sets were moderate-lengthy, not easy. The overall difficulty level of this section was moderate.

SBI PO Prelims Cut-off 2018 (Expected)

You can learn about expected SBI PO Prelims Cut-off 2018 from the link given below

Expected SBI PO Cut-off 2018 (with reasons)

The above analysis is provided by Mr. Mayank Garg, Mentor, Career Launcher.

Disclaimer: All information on cut-offs, analysis, answer key, and scores are based on independent analysis and evaluation made by Career Launcher. We do not take responsibility for any decision that might be taken, based on this information.

Exam Pattern of SBI PO Prelims 2018

Total 100 multiple choice questions were asked in the exam. These 100 questions were divided into 3 sections as given below

Name of Section

Number of Questions (Marks)

Duration

English Language

30 (30)

20 Minutes

Quantitative Aptitude

35 (35)

20 Minutes

Reasoning Ability

35 (35)

20 Minutes

Total

100 Questions (100 Marks)

1 Hour

There was a fixed time to attempt each section and only one section appeared at a time. As per the instructions, candidates will get 1 mark for each correct response, zero marks for no response. There was penalty (negative marks) for wrong answers in the Objective tests (1/4th of mark assigned for the question deducted for each wrong answer). All the questions in objective tests, except for the test of General English, were bilingual i.e., English & Hindi.

So, this is the analysis and reviews SBI PO Prelims exam 2018. Soon we will also provide memory based question paper of SBI PO Prelims 2018.

DISCLAIMER: JPL and its affiliates shall have no liability for any views, thoughts and comments expressed on this article.

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