How to Prepare Reasoning Section for IBPS PO Mains Exam 2021

Preparing for IBPS PO Mains Exam 2021? Looking for some strategies to prepare for the Reasoning Ability Section? Then you are at the right place. Only a few days are left for the IBPS PO Mains Exam 2021 and it is very important for the candidates to have a complete preparation strategy.In this article, we will provide you the best strategy for studying reasoning for the IBPS PO Mains examination

How to prepare?

As we all know the reasoning ability section in the mains examination will have 45 questions and the time duration for completing this section will be 60 minutes. Aspirants are advised to secure good marks in this section and therefore we will provide you the important topics and strategy that needs to be followed for the preparation of this examination.


What are the important topics?

As only a few days are remaining for the mains examination, so it is important to check all the important topics so that you can prepare well on these topics and which will help you in scoring good marks in the mains examination.

So, the important topics of Reasoning Ability for IBPS PO mains examination are as follows:

1)            Seating arrangement

2)            Puzzles

3)            Coding-Decoding

4)            Direction and Distance

5)            Blood Relations

6)            Syllogisms

7)            Data Sufficiency

8)            Order and Ranking

9)            Machine Input and Output

10)          Verbal and Critical Reasoning


The above-mentioned topics are important for the mains examination and apart from these topics, topics such as alphanumeric series, inequality, alphabet-based questions, etc are also expected in the examination.

What Strategy should be followed:

Firstly, building up the concepts is the key factor for any examination. Once you are very clear with the concepts start doing the revision followed by making short notes of the important topics, which will help in last-minute revision.

Follow the study plan given below which will help you in scoring good marks:

Day 1 Coding-decoding

Alphanumeric series

Day 2 Direction and distance
Day 3 Blood relations

Order and Ranking

Day 4 Puzzles
Day 5 Seating Arrangement
Day 6 Data Sufficiency
Day 7 Machine Input and output


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Important Tips:

  • Once, you are done with the revision of the topics by following the plan above of all the important topics start giving the daily mocks and free quizzes that are available on our Adda247 app.
  • Identify your strong areas and practice a lot of questions from that topics so that you may score well from those topics.
  • Time management is very important for clearing the mains examination and for this attempt maximum number of mocks and tests which will help you in increasing the speed as well as it will improve your accuracy.
  • And do not get stick for long in a single question, try to avoid the question which is taking more time than usual in solving that.
  • Practice more and more questions of the new pattern as well as solve the previous year’s question paper which will give you an idea about the type of questions and pattern of the questions asked in the mains examination.
  • Try to solve the daily free quizzes which are available on our Adda247 app on daily basis, and give the sectional test and mocks available on our app which is designed by our expert faculty.

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