Negative Marking In LIC Assistant Exam 2019

LIC Assistant Exam is going to take place on 21st/22nd October 2019, and only few days are left for the LIC Assistant prelims exam And dates for LIC Assistant Mains exam will be notified later by the organization . As there are more than 8000 (approx) vacancies in LIC Assiatnt , the competition is going to break your bone in the LIC Assistant prelims exams.The exam will be conducted online. Students must be busy revising the whole stuff at the last stage. Due to introduction of Hindi language in Main exam as a compulsory subject and Optional with English in Prelims, it has increased the chances of scoring better for those who feared the English languge. As there will be a total of 100 questions in the LIC Assistant Prelims exam, students need to work on their speed to complete the task in hand.  prepare for LIC Assistant with the updated test series for LIC.

Important Note: The most important thing to keep in mind for the LIC exam is that LIC has not officially declared any news on negative marking in prelims section although it has been specified that there will be negative marking in te LIC Assistant mains examination. So wait for the admit card to be out and information handout for further information on the same.

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Negative marking in any banking and insurance exams sometimes may lessen the chance of selection if your answers are not accurate. This is the reason why students focus more on accuracy and speed to score better. But as it can be presumed that there is no negative marking in LIC prelims, still we advise you not to mark any answer on the random guessing.  If you are sure about your answer, mark it only then as 1/4 of the marks allotted to each question will be deducted for every wrong asnwer in the LIC Assistant Main exam. Now the main question arises that how one can avoid deduction or negative marking in the LIC Assistant Main Exam 2019?

Tips To Avoid Negative Marking in LIC Assistant : All You Need To know

Be sure about your accuracy: Be very choosy with the questions you are sure about as there will be negative marking of 1/4 marks in Mains exam . Attempt only those which will reward you a mark in return. Accuracy in any competitive exam matters the most. So keep a record of your accuracy.

Do not mark answer on guessing: Keep in mind that you will not earn marks just by marking all the questions . Although there may be no negative marking in prelims still your focus should be on the accuracy. So, never mark the answer on just mere guessing it will make you lose 1/4 or the marks alloted against that question. Make sure you only attempt and mark answer of those question, which you are sure about.

Read the instructions carefully: Always go through the instructions before you start solving any question. Sometimes we make up our mind about the type of particular question and examiner may twist it anytime. For instance, we may think to find out the wrong word in the sentence but possibilities are there that examiner may have asked the correctly spelt word. So read the instructions to avoid negative marking in the LIC Assisant mains exam.

Check the Close options accurately: There may be questions in the quant or English section in which very close options are given. Don’t be over confident and mark the answer. Check the question carefully and then decide. This mostly happens in the case of Simplification and approximation. Even the difference in the decimal place can make you lose marks in the Main exam due to negative marking.

Language section: Whether you are opting English language or Hindi Language, there may be questions from vocabulary and it has observed that students mark the answer on the basis of what they feel is right not what is exaclty right or they do not know the answer on their own. So avoid these common mistakes in the LIC Assistan exam.

Check the marked Answer: After solving the question, be carefull on marking the answer for the same. Sometimes due to place od decimal or other similar options students ignorantly mark the wrong answer even if they have solved it correctly. Make sure you mark what you have solved.

We hope these simple tips to avoid negative marking will help you secure better in the LIC Assistant mains exam 2019. Make sure you pick the question which can be solved in the least timing so that you can attempt rest of the question. In case you have any other issue, feel free to contact us at or discuss with our moderators below the comment box.All The Best!

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