SBI PO Exam Analysis 2nd Shift for 5 Jan 2021: Complete SBI PO Prelims Exam Review

The second shift of SBI PO Prelims of 5th January is over now. Team bankersadda has collected the review from students who have appeared in shift-2 of today’s exam and as per them the exam was of easy to moderate difficluty level. Here is the detailed SBI PO Prelims exam analysis and good attempts.

The SBI PO Prelims exam is being conducted in 3 day – on 4th, 5th and 6th January 2021. There are three sections in this exam with a time limit of 20 minutes for each section- English Language, Quantitative Ability and Reasoning Ability.

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis of 5th January 2021- Shift-2 Good Attempts

As per the students who have appeared in 5th Jan’s 2nd shift, the level of the SBI PO Prelims exam was moderate.

Subject Good Attempt Time (in min.)
English Language 21 -26 20 minutes
Reasoning Ability 25 – 31 20 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 23– 26 20 minutes
Total 64 – 72 60 minutes

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English Language (Easy-Moderate)

The level of English Language was easy to moderate in 2nd shift of SBI PO Prelims.

Topics No. of Questions Level
Reading Comprehension 8 Easy-Moderate
Phrase Replacement 3 Easy-Moderate
Error Detection (identify the correct sentence) 5 Easy-Moderate
Fillers 4 Easy-Moderate
Cloze Test 5 Easy
Match the column 5 Easy-Moderate
Total 30 Easy-Moderate

Quantitative Aptitude (Easy – Moderate)

The level of quantitative aptitude was easy to moderate.  Students have shared that the DI were time consuming and lengthy. There were 2 sets of DIs asked.

  • Double Bar Graph
  • Bar Graph
Topic No. Of questions Level
DI 10 Easy-Moderate
Wrong Number Series 05 Easy-Moderate
Quadratic Equation 05 Easy
Miscellaneous Word Problems 15 Easy – Moderate
Total 35 Easy – Moderate

Reasoning Ability (Easy – Moderate)

There were 4 sets of Puzzles and Seating Arrangement which are given below:-

  • Classification puzzle of 6 people and their posts
  • Linear seating arrangement- 5 facing north and 3 facing south
  • Floor based puzzle – floors and place
  • Parallel lines seating arrangement
Topics No. of Questions Level
Puzzles and Seating Arrangement 20 Moderate
Number based 1 Easy
Syllogism 5 Easy-Moderate
Alphabet Pairing 2 Easy
Inequality 5 Easy
Blood Relation 2 Easy
Total 35 Easy- Moderate

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What was the level of SBI PO Prelims exam shift-2 of 5th Jan 2021?
Ans. East to Moderate

Q. How many sets of Data Interpretation Questions were there?
Ans. There were 2 sets of DI

Q. Were there any changes in SBI PO Prelims Exam’s second shift held on 5th January 2021?
Ans. 64 to 72

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