# IBPS Po Prelims Exam Analysis 2017: 15th Oct – Shift 1

## IBPS PO PRELIMS EXAM ANALYSIS & REVIEW:

IBPS ‘s recruitment of Probationary Officer is the much-anticipated opportunity for every banking aspirant and with the Preliminary exam, you are now a step closer to achieve your goal. Today’s (15th October’17) IBPS PO Pre exam 1st shift is over now, and it is the time for its Exam Analysis. All those aspirants who are yet to appear for IBPS PO Prelims Exam can benefit from this exam analysis as here we provide you an insight on the types and levels of questions being asked in this year’s IBPS PO Pre exam. The level of this shift’s examination was Moderate-Difficult.

### IBPS Po Memory Based Questions (Prelims) 2017:  15th Oct- Shift 1

Below is the topic wise analysis –

 Topics No. of Qs Level Circular Arrangement 5 Moderate Puzzle – 8 Boxes 5 Puzzle – Scheduling based – 3 Linear Arrangement – 8 People facing north-south 5 Distance Direction based 3 Coding Decoding – old pattern 5 Inequality – Direct Question -with 2 conclusion 5 Miscellaneous – Single Qs from Alphabet, Floor based, Number based, etc. 4 Total 35

### Exam Analysis of Quantitative Aptitude Section

Below is the topic wise analysis –

 Topics No. of Qs Level Quadratic Equation 5 Moderate Data Interpretation – Bar Graph & Table Line Graph Tabular DI based on – based on fraction value. 10 Simplification/Approximation – 5 Miscellaneous – questions were asked from different topics – S.I., Time & Work, Age-based problems. Partnerships, Speed, Time and Distance etc. 15 Total 35

NoteThere were no questions from Number Series in this slot.

### Exam Analysis of English Language Section

Below is the topic wise analysis –

 Topics No. of Qs Level Reading Comprehension –  The passage was based on “Research regarding Coffee beans”. 4 questions from Synonym-Antonym were also asked. 10 Tough Sentence Improvement A sentence with a bold portion was given, followed by 3 options. Students had to identify the correct option(s) which could possibly replace the bold portion. 10 Error based questions –  The pattern of errors detection questions was different. A sentence was divided into 5 different parts (a,b,c,d,e) and options included combination of these parts (eg- bcd, ace etc), and one had to identify the correct option which included any error. 10 Total 30

NoteThere were no questions from Cloze Test.

## Good Attempts in the Exam

 Name of the section Number of Good Attempts Reasoning Ability 20-22 Quantitative Aptitude 19-21 English Language 13-16 Overall Attempt 52-59

All the best for your exams