IBPS PO ALL SHIFT Exam Analysis

Today(3-10-2020) IBPS PO  has conducted the all shifts prelims exam  for recruitment of Probationary Officers successfully. Our team is regularly following the candidates to know the level of the exam so that the banking students can be ready for the exam in the upcoming shift or upcoming banking exam accordingly.A lot of candidates appeared for this exam in order to fulfill sector books.  As per the candidates, the question paper was moderate.Most of the candidates who had been preparing for the exam could attempt the maximum number of questions and with accuracy. There is also a negative marking of 0.25 for each wrong answer.

Overall Analysis:

Subject IBPS PO Good Attempts
Reasoning Ability 28 – 32
English Language 23 – 26
Quantitative Aptitude 24 – 27
**Over all good attempt = 68-78
ALL SHIFT ANALYSIS:
Sectional Analysis: IBPS PO Shift-1 Analysis
Shift-1 Analysis
Reasoning Ability: The Reasoning Section of the exam was very easy. Seating Arrangement Questions were as follows-
  • Month Based Puzzle 
  • Circular Seating Arrangement
  • Linear seating arrangement – 8 people facing south and north
  • Classification puzzle
Topics No. of Questions Level
Puzzle & Seating Arrangement 20 Easy to Moderate
Blood Relations 1 Easy
Syllogism 3 Easy
Miscellaneous 1 Easy
Inequality 5 Easy
Coding Decoding 5 Easy to Moderate
Total 35 Easy to Moderate
Numerical Ability: Questions in the Numerical Ability were also very easy just like the Reasoning Section. Candidates who have done enough practice, have attempted around 35-38 questions with accuracy. Talking about questions, there were 3 sets of Data Interpretation- in this shift with 5 questions in each set. Let’s have a look at the questions asked in this section-
  • Tabular DI
  • Line Graph
  • Caselet DI
Topics No. of Questions Level
Data Interpretation 15 Easy to Moderate
Quadratic Equation 5 Easy
Approximation 10 Easy
Arithmetic Word Problems 10 Easy
Total 35 Easy to Moderate

English Language (Easy to Moderate)

This section was also easy to moderate. The reading comprehension was based on the theme of education and there were about 8 questions in the set of RC. 
Topics No. of Questions Level
Reading Comprehension 8 Easy-Moderate
Sentence Improvement 5 Easy-Moderate
Phrase Rearrangement 4 Moderate
Word Rearrangement 4 Easy
Cloze Test 5 Easy
Find the correct sentence 4 Easy-Moderate
Total 30 Easy-Moderate
2nd Shift Analysis:
Reasoning Aptitude:
The Reasoning Section in a second shift was also easy.
Topics No. of Questions Level
Puzzle and Seating Arrangement 20 Easy to Moderate
Direction Sense 3 Easy
Blood Relations 3 Easy
Inequality 4 Easy
Order and Ranking based 1 Easy
Number Pairing Based 1 Easy
Alphabet based + Miscellaneous 3 Easy
Total 35 Easy-Moderate
Numerical Ability:
  • Caselet DI – table based
  • Line Graph
  • there was one more DI
Topic No. of Questions Level
Data Interpretation 15 Easy-Moderate
Quadratic Equation 5 Easy
Missing Number Series 5 Easy
Approximation 5 Easy
Arithmetic Word Problems 5 Easy-Moderate
Total 35 Easy-Moderate

English Language (Easy to Moderate)

Topics No. of Questions Level
Reading Comprehension (Economy based) 8 Easy-Moderate
Fillers 5 Easy
Error Detection (2-3 lines) 5 Moderate
Word Replacement 5 Easy
Cloze Test 7 Easy
Total 30 Easy-Moderate
3RD SHIFT ANALYSIS: Reasoning Ability:
  • Circular Seating Arrangement
  • Linear Seating Arrangement
  • Order and Ranking based- 9 people
  • Day based puzzle-people attending play from mon to sat
Here is the complete review for the reasoning ability section-
Topics No. of Questions Level
Puzzles and Seating Arrangement 20 Easy-Moderate
Coding Decoding 5 Easy
Syllogism 4 Easy-Moderate
Alphabet based- meaningful word 1 Easy
Number Based (odd even) 1 Easy
Odd one out- letter based 1 Easy
Order and Ranking (height based arrangement) 3 Easy-Moderate
Total 35 Easy-Moderate
Numerical Ability:
Topic No. of Questions Level
Data Interpretation 15 Easy-Moderate
Wrong Number Series 5 Easy
Approximation 5 Easy
Arithmetic Word Problems 10 Easy-Moderate
Total 35 Easy-Moderate

English Language (Easy to Moderate)

Topics No. of Questions Level
Reading Comprehension (passage on the theme of mental issues faced by people due to COVID lockdown) 7 Easy-Moderate
Sentence Rearrangement 5 Easy
Error Detection 7 Moderate
Word Replacement 5 Easy
Cloze Test 6 Easy
Total 30 Easy-Moderate
4th Shift Analysis: Reasoning Ability
  • Square seating arrangement
  • Linear seating arrangement all facing north (weight of those persons was also given)
  • Floor and Flat based puzzle- 4 floor, 2 flats
  • box puzzle with color
Here is the complete review for the reasoning ability section-
Topics No. of Questions Level
Puzzles and Seating Arrangement 20 Moderate
Coding Decoding 5 Easy
Syllogism 5 Easy
Order and Ranking based 3 Easy
Number Based 1 Easy
Alphabet Pairing 1 Easy-Moderate
Total 35 Moderate
Numerical Ability:
  • Caselet DI
  • Line Graph
  • Tabular DI
Topic No. of Questions Level
Data Interpretation 15 Moderate
Wrong Number Series 5 Easy – Moderate
Approximation 5 Easy
Arithmetic Word Problems 10 Moderate
Total 35 Moderate

English Language (Easy to Moderate)

The following are the questions asked in the English Language section of the fourth shift of IBPS PO Prelims 2020-
Topics No. of Questions Level
Reading Comprehension 7 Easy-Moderate
Fillers 5 Easy
Error Detection 5 Moderate
Word Replacement 5 Easy
Sentence Rearrangement 5 Easy
Phrase Replacement 3 Easy-Moderate
Total 30 Easy-Moderate

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