SBI PO Exam Analysis: Complete SBI PO Prelims Exam Review for 1st Shift for 4 Jan 2021

SBI PO Exam Analysis 2021

The State Bank of India has started conducting the much-awaited recruitment exam of last year- SBI PO Prelims 2020. The SBI PO recruitment notification was released late in 2020, due to lockdown because of the COVID-19 Pandemic, and now finally students are competing for this Probationary Officer Recruitment. Here we will be providing you complete SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis with sectional review and good attempts. Keep on reading to know more about shift-1 of the exam held on 4th January 2021.

SBI PO Prelims exam will take place on 4th, 5th, and 6th January 2021 and this exam contains 3 sections- Reasoning Ability, Quantitative Aptitude and English Language. Each section has a time limit of 20 minutes and although there is no sectional cut off in this exam, students will have to score in each section in order to pass the overall cut off marks for SBI PO Prelims 2020.

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis Shift 1 Good Attempts

As per the students SBI PO Exam Analysis who have appeared in today’s 1st shift, the level of the SBI PO Prelims exam was moderate.

Subject Good Attempt Time (in min.)
English Language 20 -22 20 minutes
Reasoning Ability 18 – 20 20 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 18 – 21 20 minutes
Total 56 – 63 60 minutes

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SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis: English Language (Easy-Moderate)

The level of English Language was Easy in 1st shift of SBI PO Prelims. The topic of reading comprehension was related to technology and jobs.  Below is the no of questions and level of each topics as per our SBI PO Exam Review

Topics No. of Questions Level
Reading Comprehension 8 Easy-Moderate
Phrase and Idioms Replacement 5 Easy-Moderate
Error Detection 5 Easy
Double Fillers 5 Easy-Moderate
Sentence Rearrangement (paragraph) 5 Easy
Arranging parts of a single sentence 2 Easy
Total 30 Easy-Moderate

SBI PO 2021 Exam Analysis for Quantitative Aptitude (Moderate)

We did complete SBI PO exam analysis for Quant section: The level of quantitative aptitude was Moderate. There were 2 sets of DIs asked.

  • Tabular DI
  • Tabular + Pie DI

Below are the Topic wise Level and Question asked as per our SBI PO Prelims Exam analysis Today first shift :

Topic No. Of questions Level
DI 12 Easy-Moderate
Quadratic Equation 06 Easy-Moderate
Approximation 06 Easy
Miscellaneous Word Problems 11 Moderate
Total 35 Moderate

SBI PO First Shift Exam Analysis for Reasoning Ability (Moderate)

In Today SBI PO Prelims Exam 2021 There were 5 sets of puzzles and Seating Arrangement which are given below:-

  • An uncertain number of people based linear  seating arrangement
  • Square seating arrangement
  • Classification puzzle
  • Month based puzzle
  • Order and sequence-based puzzle to arrange jars
Topics No. of Questions Level
Puzzles and Seating Arrangement 24 Moderate
Syllogism 4 Moderate
Blood Relation 3 Easy
Number based 01 Easy-Moderate
Alphabet Based (to make a meaningful word) 01 Easy
Alphabet Pairing 01 Easy
Total 35 Moderate

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SBI PO Exam Analysis 2021 – Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What was the level of SBI PO Prelims exam shift-1 of 4th Jan 2021?
Ans. Moderate.

Q. How many sets of puzzles and seating arrangement were there in shift-1 of SBI PO Prelims?
Ans. There were 5 sets of puzzles and seating arrangement.

Q. What type of DIs were there in shift-1 of SBI PO Prelims?
Ans. There were 2 sets of DI- Tabular and Tabular + Pie chart.



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