# IBPS PO Prelims Analysis- Day 1 (Slot 3)

After going through the analysis of the first half, we clearly saw that paper level in both the exams were moderate and was similar to SBI PO Prelims. As we all know that there are 4 slots in which the exam will be conducted. So, let’s discuss what the afternoon and evening shifts bring for the students. Is there is any change in the pattern as compare to morning shifts or not?

The paper which was composed of 3 sections, Mathematics, Reasoning and English. The total time is 1 hour, so clearly speed, accuracy and planning was needed to do well in the exam.

The third shift exam was overall was moderate just like the first two shifts. The English section was moderate but the Reading Comprehension was a bit difficult, Reasoning was moderate but puzzles were tricky and Mathematics section was again moderate and calculative and is the most time consuming section among all.

Over-all Analysis
 Subject Good Attempt Time English Language 15-17 15 min. Reasoning Ability 18-20 20 min. Quantitative Aptitude 15-17 25 min. 48-54 60 Minutes

Let’s discuss how’s the sections in the exam was like?
In English, in all the three shifts close test was on the same topic i.e. Primary Education & the RC was based on the current issues. In Reasoning, the puzzles of Circular arrangement, Row Arrangement and Floor is coming. In Mathematics, one DI is based on missing figures in all the shifts till now.

Quantitative Aptitude (Moderate but Calculative)
The questions were:

 Topic No. of Questions Level Series 5 Moderate Quadratic Equation 5 Easy Approximation 5 Easy Data Interpretation (Table & Line graph) 10 Moderate Miscellaneous (SI ,CI, Probability, Ration,  Speed &Time, Profit and Loss, Time and Work, Averages, Ages, Ratio etc.) 10 Moderate Total 35 Moderate

English Language( Moderate)
The questions were:
 Topic No. of Questions Level Reading Comprehension (Greece Economy) 10 Difficult Close Test  (Primary Education) 5 Easy Fillers 5 Easy Para-Jumbled 5 Easy Errors 5 Easy Total 30 Moderate

Reasoning Ability ( Easy and Doable)
The questions were:

 Topic No. of Questions Level Inequalities 5 Easy Syllogism 5 Easy Sitting Arrangement (Circular) 5 Moderate Puzzles{Floors/ North South Arrangement(Row)} 10 Moderate Coding & Decoding 5 Easy Miscellaneous (Ranking, Direction Sense, Blood Relations etc. ) 5 Easy Total 35 Easy to Moderate