SBI Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis, Review 2018: 23rd June 2nd Slot

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SBI Clerk Exam Analysis 2018:

The Most awaited SBI Junior Associates Prelims 2018 exam's first shift Slot 2 is over, now it's time for exam analysis of SBI Clerk Pre. A lot of students have appeared for their prelims exam today and this brings them to a step closer in their journey of starting their career in the State Bank of India, which is undisputedly the most sought after recruitment in Banking Sector. There was the sectional timing of 20 minutes for the first time in this SBI clerk Prelims examination. Without wasting any moment, let's get straight to the analysis for which you are all waiting for. This SBI Clerk Prelims 2018 exam analysis can help you a lot if you are to appear in next shifts or slot. The level of the examination in this slot was Moderate.

As per the review given by candidates, there were changes in types of questions asked in all the 3 sections of 2nd shift compared to the previous slot.

SBI Clerk Exam Analysis 2018: Section-wise Analysis:

SubjectGood AttemptTime
English Language17-2120
Reasoning Ability18-2220
Quantitative Aptitude16-2120

Numerical Ability (Easy-Moderate)

Missing Number series was asked in this shift of SBI Clerk Pre exam. One can easily attempt questions if they have practiced well. DI was based on Line Graph.

No. of Questions
(Missing )Series
Data Interpretation (Line Graph)
Arithmetic Word Problem

Number series questions asked in 2nd slot of 23rd June.
1. 458, 228, 112, 53, ? = 22.5
2. 101, ?, 90, 123, 79, 134 =112
3. 10, 17, 27, 42, ?  = 64
4. 2, 17, 30, 41 , ?  = 50
5. 12, 7, 8, 13, 27, ? = 68.5

English Language (Easy-Moderate)

English section was easy and the reading comprehension was based on Career choices. 2 Questions were of Antonym and Synonym in RC. No questions of error detection were asked in this slot of Sbi Clerk Prelims. There was a major change in the pattern of questions in this shift compared to the previous.

TopicNo. of QuestionsLevel
Reading Comprehension 10Moderate
Sentence Rearrangement 5Moderate
Phrase Replacement5Easy-Moderate
Single Filler5Easy-Moderate
Spellings 5Easy

Reasoning (Moderate)

Reasoning section was a big score maker for the students in this examination. It was of moderate level. It was easy when compared to quant and English section. Apart from puzzles, there were other questions in which students could score fairly well.

There were 3 puzzles and Seating Arrangement which are given below:-
  • Circular Seating Arrangement, 1 Variable
  • Linear arrangement, all are seating facing north 1 Variable
  • Random arrangement Puzzle, 2 Variable
TopicsNo. of QuestionsLevel
Alpha-numeric series5Easy-Moderate
Puzzles and Seating Arrangement15Moderate
Direction Sense3Easy
Blood Relation2Easy
Alphabet 3Moderate
Coding Decoding5Easy
Numerical Series2Easy-Moderate

Keep up your calm and confidence and you'll surely do well in exam!

All the best for next shift !!

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