At last, the big day has come. Its SBI PO PRELIMS Time!

The first slot of SBI PO PRELIMS is over now. Here we are presenting you the most awaited review of the SBI PO Prelims Exam.
The State Bank of India conducted On-line Preliminary examination for the recruitment of Probationary Officer across the country on June 20st 2015. This is the first time that SBI has conducted its prelims exam.

There were 100 questions in the paper - Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude & English Language. The Reasoning & Quantitative Aptitude consists of 35 questions each, while the English Language section had 30 questions only. Each question had 5 options. There was negative marking of one-fourth or 0.25 of the marks assigned to that question for all the sections. The exam was of one hour only.

The paper was overall was moderate. The reasoning section was doable rather easy while the Quantitative Aptitude was moderate but lengthy. The English Language section was moderate.

The detailed analysis of the individual sections is given below:
 Section Total Ques Max. Marks Level of Difficulty Good Attempts Approx Time Taken (In min) Reasoning 35 35 Easy 20-25 20 Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 Moderate 15-20 25 English Language 30 30 Moderate 20-25 15 Total 100 100 Moderate 55-70 60

Reasoning -
The details of the section are as follows:
 Topic Number of Questions Syllogisms 5 Seating Arrangement (In & Out) 5 Blood Relations 4 Puzzles 5 Inequalities 5 Miscellaneous (Coding-Decodig, Direction Sense etc) 11
Quantitative Aptitude
The details of the section are as follows:
 Topic Number of Questions (Approx) Profit Loss,  Time, Speed & Distance, Trains, SI,CI, etc. 8 Series 5 Data Interpretation 10 Quadratic Equations 5 Data Sufficiency Permutation & Combination & Probability 2 Simplification 5
NOTE -
1. The Level of DI was moderate but calculative.

English Section
The details of the section are as follows:
 Topic Number of Questions Reading Comprehension 10 Sentence Improvement 5 Para Jumble 5 Cloze Test 5 Errors 5

We will provide you the analysis of the second slot as soon as it gets over..
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SBI PO (Pre) 2015 Exam Analysis - 20th June 2015 Morning Shift Reviewed by Job today on 11:34 Rating: 5