SBI PO Prelims 2016 Exam Analysis 2nd July 2016 (4th Slot)

SBI PO Prelims 2016 Exam Analysis 2nd July 2016 (4th Slot)

Over-all Analysis:

SectionLevelGood Attempts
 General EnglishModerate16-20
Quantitative AptitudeModerate18-22
Reasoning AbilityModerate-Difficult16-20
OverallModerate53-58

The analysis is based on the review given by various students across the country. And here is the section wise review:
English
The important point in English language section is that it has to be attempted within limited time so that you are left with sufficient time for Quant and Reasoning. The level of English was moderate as it was in previous year PO prelims paper. There was only one Reading Comprehension on a quite familiar topic – Women Empowerment.

TopicNo of QuestionsLevel
 Reading Comprehension

(Women Empowerment Index in World)

10Moderate
Cloze Test

(Technology Usage )

5Easy
Para-jumbled

(Insurance Company Related in India)

5Difficult
 Error5Moderate
Double Fillers5Easy
Total30Moderate

Quant
The quant was asked just as expected with difficulty level as moderate. Overall the pattern was almost same as previous slot exam. DI data was given related to production.

TopicNo of QuestionsLevel
 Number Series5Moderate-Difficult
Quadratic Equation5Easy
Data Interpretation

(Bar graph/Table)

10Easy-Moderate
 Approximation5Easy
Arithmetic including Geometry10Difficult
Total35Moderate

Reasoning
As we’ve seen in earlier slots reasoning is tricky but it is of moderate level. With good accuracy students will score well.There were no coding decoding question asked in this slot and also there were no questions from Syllogism. Just as the previous slot 5 Puzzles were asked and they were tricky as in no direct information can be easily inferred from the directions given in them.

TopicNo of QuestionsLevel
 Puzzle

(North South 8 People in same line/ Department and Persons/ 7 mobile and 7 persons/ Boxes and their different colours)

20Difficult
Seating Arrangement

(6 Person sitting from top to bottom)

5Moderate
Inequalities5Easy
Direction Sense2Easy
Blood Relation3Easy
Total35Moderate-Difficult

 

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