SBI PO 30th April Prelims Exam Analysis, Shift 2 Paper Review

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SBI PO 30th April Prelims Exam Analysis, Shift 2 Paper Review

SBI PO 30th April Prelims Exam Analysis: State Bank of India has continued the probationary officer recruitment process by conducting SBI PO Prelims today. SBI has conducted Prelims exam today in various examination centres spread all over the country.

Today’s second shift (April 30) has come to an end and the candidates are now coming out of their respective centres. Let us look into 30th April (Shift 2) SBI PO Prelims exam and analyse each and every section in detail. After summing up exam analysis, compare your attempts & see if you are in safe zone.

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We hope you’ve gone through our previous analysis. Now, move forward into the next section and understand the level of paper.

 

SBI PO 30th April Prelims Exam Analysis, Shift 2 Paper Review

Continuing our series, this article entails SBI PO 30th April Prelims Exam Analysis, Paper Review and Level of Difficulty of each section asked in today’s preliminary examination i.e 30th April 2017 (Shift 2).

Before we begin our paper review, lets get some basics out first. As we all know, the exam was composed of 3 sections i.e. Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability and English Language. The exam pattern in details is as follows:

Section Name Number of Questions Maximum Marks
English Language 30 30
Numerical Ability 35 35
Reasoning Ability 35 35
Total 100 100

The total time was 1 hour i.e. 60 minutes. Hence, Speed, Accuracy and Planning is surely needed to have good number of attempts with maximum accuracy. As of today, SBI PO Prelims (Shift 2) paper’s overall level of difficulty was Moderate.

Proceeding further into detailed SBI PO 30th April Prelims Exam Analysis section-wise review of each topic asked in today’s shift, we get

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis for English Language Section

  • Good Attempts: 22-24 Questions
  • Level of Difficulty: Moderate

Starting again with SBI PO Exam Analysis, the English Section was the easiest to attempt. The topic-wise review and distribution is as follows.

  • Reading Comprehension – 10 Questions
  • Cloze Test – 10 Questions
  • Spotting the Errors – 10 Questions

Questions asked from topics Cloze Test and Spotting the Error were easy to solve. A good attempt in this section would be 22-24 questions.

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis for Reasoning Ability Section

  • Good Attempts: 20-22 Questions
  • Level of Difficulty: Moderate to Difficult

Moving to our next section, Reasoning Ability questions in today’s SBI PO Exam Analysis ranged from Moderate to Hard Difficulty Level. The topic-wise review and distribution is as follows.

  • Blood Relation & Direction Sense – 5 Questions
  • Inequalities – 5 Questions
  • Sitting Arrangements and Puzzles – 20 Questions
  • Miscellaneous – 5 Questions

As we can see, Puzzles and Siting arrangement topics occupied a major portion of questions. A good attempt in this section would be 20-22 questions.

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis for Quantitative Aptitude Section

  • Good Attempts: 21-23 Questions
  • Level of Difficulty: Moderate

The Quant Section in todays’ Prelims Examination had a mixed number of Moderate Questions. The topic-wise review and distribution is as follows.

  • Series – 5 Questions
  • Data Interpretation – 10 Questions
  • Approximation – 5 Questions
  • Inequalities – 5 Questions
  • Miscellaneous – 10 Questions

The misc. questions consists of Simple and Compound Interest, Problems on Ages, Time & Work, Partnerships etc. A good attempt in this section would be 21-23 questions. We conclude our section-wise SBI PO Prelims Analysis for 30th April Shift 2 here.

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We conclude our section-wise SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis for 30th April (Shift 2). Overall, SBI PO Prelims paper was moderate.

We would come up with our own list of expected cut sectional & overall cut off in a later blog post 😃

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