IBPS Clerk Shift 4 Exam Analysis 12th December 2020: Complete IBPS Clerk Prelims Analysis, Level and Good Attempts

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has successfully conducted all four shifts of IBPS Clerk Prelims exam 2020 today on 12th December. After collecting a review of the exam from the aspirants who appeared in the shift-4 today we have brought you the detailed exam analysis which will give you an overview of the 4th shift of the IBPS Clerk Prelims exam 2020. Let us first have a look at the overview of today’s exam.

IBPS Clerk Prelims Shift-4:Exam Review

  • The total time allowed: 60 Minutes
  • Exam Pattern- Objective
  • Total question: 100 questions
  • Negative Marking- Yes
  • Sectional Cut Off- Yes
  • Exam level- Easy to Moderate

IBPS Clerk Prelims Analysis: Exam Pattern 2020

S No. Name of Tests
No. of Questions Maximum Marks    Duration
1 English Language 30 30 20 minutes
2 Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 20 minutes
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes
  Total 100 100 60 minutes

IBPS Clerk Prelims Shift-4 (12 December): Good Attempts 

English Language 24-26
Reasoning Ability 21-25
Quantitative Aptitude 21-25
TOTAL 64-78


IBPS Clerk Prelims Analysis Section-Wise for Shift 4 (12th December 2020)

We have brought you the detailed exam analysis of IBPS Clerk Prelims exam 2020 on the basis of the candidates’ review who appeared in the shift for the exam today on 12 December 2020. This will help the aspirants appearing in the upcoming shifts or other banking exams get a detailed overview of the IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam 2020. Watch our experts covering each and every aspect of the exam on our official YouTube channel:

English Language Section

According to the candidates who appeared in the fourth shift of IBPS clock exam 2020 the difficulty level of the English language section was: Easy to Moderate

RC Topic- Neil Armstrong-1965, Space Privatization

questions Number of questions Difficulty
Passage-RC 10 Easy 
Sentence Rearrangement 5 Easy 
Cloze test 5 Easy 
Error Detection 5 Easy 
 Word Swap 5 Easy 
 Total 30 Easy 

Reasoning Ability Section

The Reasoning Ability section in the fourth shift of the IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam was of easy level.

Puzzle and seating arrangement: 4

Month Based & Date Based

Floor Based

Box Puzzle


Questions Number of questions Difficulty
Puzzle and seating arrangement 20 Easy to Moderate
Syllogism 5 Easy to Moderate
Word Formation 5 Easy to Moderate
Coding-Decoding 5 Easy to Moderate
Total 35 Easy to Moderate

Quantitative Aptitude Section

The overall difficulty level of the quantitative aptitude section was: Moderate

DI-  Bar Graph, Line Graph

Questions Number of questions Difficulty
Simplification 10 Moderate
Arithmetic 10 Moderate
DI 10 Moderate
Wrong Series 5 Easy
Total 35 Moderate

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IBPS Clerk Exam Analysis 2020 – Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What was the overall difficulty level for IBPS Clerk Prelims 2020 Shift-4 (12th December)?

Ans: Easy to Moderate

Q. What are the expected good attempts in the 4th shift of IBPS Clerk Prelims 2020?

Ans. 64-78

Q. Which section was the toughest amongst the three?

Ans. Quant

Q. Were there any changes from the earlier shifts that were conducted on 5th December 2020?

Ans. No