IBPS PO Prelims 2018 – 13th October – 4th shift – Exam analysis

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IBPS PO prelims 2018 will be conducted on 13th, 14th, 20th, and 21st October.  A lot of aspirants all over India have applied for the post of a probationary officer in the prestigious PSBs. They have toiled for days only for this day

Phew….!!!The final and fourth shift of Day 1 of IBPS PO Prelims 2018 is over. The exam was held today in four shifts. And here we bring forward the exam analysis for shift 4 of 13th October along with the number of questions, marks distribution and questions asked in the exam after collecting information from the students who have appeared for the exam.

Go through the analysis so that you can analyze your performance. If you are one among those, who are yet to appear in the exam, this analysis will give you an idea of the questions that will be asked in your shift.

Sectional timing has been introduced this year and each section has a sectional time of 20 minutes. The sequence of the exam was English, Reasoning and Quantitative aptitude.

So, let’s see what was asked in the exam.


SectionsNo. of QuestionsTime (mins)Good AttemptsLevel
ENGLISH 30 20 21-23 Easy - Moderate
QUANT 35 20 16-19 Easy - Moderate
REASONING 35 20 19 - 24 Easy - Moderate
TOTAL 100 60 57 - 62 Easy - Moderate

English (Easy-Moderate)

TopicsNo. of QuestionsLevel
Reading Comprehension (Japan Over working conditions) 7 Moderate
Error Detection (2 different types) 8 Moderate
Single Filler 5 Easy
Sentence Improvement / Phrase Replacement 5 Easy - Moderate
Sentence Rearrangement 5 Easy - Moderate
Total 30 Easy - Moderate

Reasoning (Moderate)

TopicsNo. of QuestionsLevel
Puzzles & Seating Arrangement 1) Box-based puzzle - 9 boxes 2) Ordering based puzzle 3) Tabulation - 5 People, 5 colors, their hierarchy system - Assistant Manager, MD, GM 4) Tabulation - 7 days were given and 7 cities were given and they traveled to different cities 20 Moderate
Order and Ranking 3 Easy
Blood Relation ( 7 people , four generation ) 2 Easy
Inequality 3 Easy
Syllogism 4 Easy
Miscellaneous (Alphabet,Number) 3 Easy
Total 35 Easy - Moderate

Quantitative Aptitude (Moderate)

TopicsNo. of QuestionsLevel
Data Interpretation 1. Line graph (5) 2. Table + Pie chart (5) 3. Caselet D.I. 15 Easy - Moderate
Wrong Number Series 5 Moderate
Data Sufficiency 5 Easy - Moderate
Quantity 1 & Quantity 2 3 Moderate
Miscellaneous Question 7 Easy - Moderate
Total 35 Moderate

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Questions will be updated soon.

All the best for your upcoming exam!!!!

IBPS PO Prelims 2018 Question Paper with Solutions

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