# IBPS Clerk 9 December Shift 2 Prelims Exam Analysis 2018

IBPS Clerk 9 December Shift 2 Exam Analysis: The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection i.e. IBPS has culminated the Day 2 of IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam 2018. IBPS Clerk Prelims 9 December (Shift 2) exam lasted for 60 Minutes and the students are now coming out of their respective exam centers.

This article will not only highlight the level of difficulty but also the good attempts, Section-wise paper level & the optimal time a candidate should allow to a particular section.

## IBPS Clerk 9 December Shift 2 Prelims Exam Analysis: What was the difficulty level?

As per the exam syllabus and pattern for IBPS Clerk Examination, there were 100 questions in total. Each question carried 1 mark and the total time to solve the paper was 60 minutes.

#### Now the question is: What was the difficulty level of IBPS Clerk Shift 2 Exam?

Let us dig deeper into IBPS Clerk Prelims Shift 2 exam & go through section-wise analysis data.

With IBPS Clerk Prelims Analysis, we will also predict a good attempt scenario for each section which will point out to a probable score ranging in the safe zone for cracking IBPS Exam for the post of Clerk.

### IBPS Clerk 9 December Shift 2 Exam: Quantitative Aptitude

• Level of Difficulty: Easy-Moderate
• Good Attempts: 23-26
• Optimal Time: 20 Minutes

Our first part of IBPS Clerk Exam Analysis and Review starts with Quant Section, which was Moderate and filled with a bunch of calculative simplifications. The topic-wise review and distribution are as follows:

 Name of the Topic No. of Questions Level of Difficulty Data Interpretation 5 Easy-Moderate Missing Number Series 5 Easy Simplification 10 Easy Quadratic Equation 5 Easy Miscellaneous Arithmetic Problems (Ages, Time and Work, Mixtures & Alligation, Boats & Streams etc.) 10 Moderate

Miscellaneous topic included the questions on Ages, Time and Work, Mixtures & Alligation, Boats & Streams etc. Other topics were little calculative.

### IBPS Clerk 9 December Shift 2 Exam: Reasoning Ability Section

• Level of Difficulty: Easy-Moderate
• Good Attempts: 25-29
• Optimal Time: 20 Minutes

Moving to our next section, Reasoning Ability questions in today’s IBPS Clerk Exam Analysis had a bit of Easy-Moderate Level. The topic-wise review and distribution are as follows:

 Name of the Topic No. of Questions Level of Difficulty Sitting Arrangements & Puzzles 15 Moderate Syllogism 4 Easy-Moderate Coding-Decoding 4 Moderate Number Series 3 Easy-Moderate Alphabet 1 Easy-Moderate Alpha-Numeric Series 4 Moderate

Candidates found today’s reasoning section to be more attemptable. A good attempt in this section would be 25-29 questions.

### IBPS Clerk 9 December Shift 2 Exam: English Section

• Level of Difficulty: Easy-Moderate
• Good Attempts: 18-22
• Optimal Time: 20 Minutes

This section was an Easy-Moderate. This year, IBPS Clerk Prelims 2018 posed a major threat to aspirants who relied heavily upon scoring well in English Section. The topic-wise review and distribution are as follows:

 Name of the Topic No. of Questions Level of Difficulty Reading Comprehension 6 Moderate Cloze Test 7 Easy Phrase Replacement 6 Moderate Para Jumble 5 Moderate Find the correct Sentence) 6 Easy

Based on the sectional and overall level of IBPS Clerk exam conducted in the 2nd slot, 69-75 will be the safest attempts with minimum 90% accuracy.

Here we conclude our article. We hope this article on IBPS Clerk Exam Analysis for 9 December Shift-3 helps you understand the paper better. We will be back soon with our next analysis and detailed paper review.