SBI PO Prelim Exam Analysis 2017: Exam Review 6th May - W3i.iN

06/05/2017

SBI PO Prelim Exam Analysis 2017: Exam Review 6th May

SBI PO Preliminary Exam Analysis, Exam Review 6th May 2017 – Section wise SBI PO 2017 Prelim Exam analysis provided below: Finally, first shift of the much awaited SBI PO Prelim 2017 (Probationary Officers) exam is over now. Candidates who have exam in coming days are excited about Question paper, difficulty level, question pattern and its section. To solve all these queries we have come up with SBI PO Prelim exam analysis for the year 2017.

SBI PO Prelim Exam review: 06-05-2017 Exam

To help you in knowing the exact question pattern asked in SBI PO Prelim online exam we have provided SBI PO online exam reviews based on feedback received from candidates appeared in first shift of exam.
The question paper had 100 questions, 35 questions each from Reasoning Ability & Quantitative Aptitude (Maths) and 30 questions from English Language. Each question had four options. There was negative marking of 0.25 marks against each wrong answer. Apart from the local language, questions are in both English and Hindi.

SBI PO 2017 Prelim Exam Analysis

SBI has finally conducted first ever online examination for Probationary Officers (PO) Online Examination. This time, questions asked in SBI PO Prelim exam 2016 was moderate. An overall attempt of around 60 to 65 questions, with an accuracy of around 90% should fetch you good enough marks to qualify for Mains of SBI PO 2017.

SBI PO Exam Review: Section Wise Analysis

Now, let’s move to SBI PO 2017 Exam analysis. We are here to present Section & Subject wise SBI PO Prelim Online exam analysis.


English Language (30 Qs): Moderate-Difficult

This is the only section in which candidates always worry of Marks in SBI PO Examination. As usual, the level of English was a bit difficult as compared to other two sections. There were Reading Comprehension, Cloze Test, Parajumble and error spotting questions in SBI PO Prelim 2016.

1. Reading Comprehension
2. Cloze Test
3. Phrase Replacement

Reasoning Ability (35 Qs): Easy-Moderate

The level of questions in this section was easy to moderate as you candidates were expecting. Most of the questions were from the following topics mentioned below. Reasoning is only section in SBI PO, where they can score good marks. Over all this section was easy to moderate.

1. Puzzle
2. Seating Arrangement (Circular & Linear)
3. Inequality
4. Direction
5. Blood Relation
6. Order and Ranking
7. Coding Decoding

Quantitative Aptitude (35 Qs): Moderate

The section comprised questions from a variety of areas we have already mentioned in SBI PO Syllabus.  The paper tested students for Number series, Approximation, Quadratic equation, Data Interpretation, Simple Interest, Ratio, Profit & Loss, Averages, Time-Speed-Distance, Time & Work and Percentages. Two sets of data Interpretation Question was also asked in the SBI PO Preliminary online exam. Over all the Quantitative Aptitude section was moderate.

1. Number Series
2. Data Interpretation (Table Graph, One Line Graph)
3. Approximation
4. Quadratic Equation
5. Miscellaneous (Time & Work, Profit & Loss, Percentage etc)

What are the Good attempts?

  • For English Language: 15-18 Questions
  • For Reasoning Ability: 20-24 Questions
  • For Quantitative Aptitude: 20-22 Questions
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