SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis 2018 | Now Check Cut off

The SBI PO (Probationary Officer) preliminary examination was conducted tomorrow on 1st July, Here total of 2000 vacancies are available. The next exam will be conducted on 7th July, 2018 and 8th July, 2018. Probationary Officer (PO) preliminary Examination registration started on 21st April, 2018 and the last date for registration was on 13th May, 2018. The First day of SBI PO (Probationary Officer) preliminary examination was over. The State Bank Po Preliminary Exam is conduct in four-time slots, with 2 slots in the morning and 2 slots in the evening. There were a total of 100 questions in the PO examination paper, in which all sections except English was available in both English and Hindi. According to the rules of examination, 1 mark for every correct answer and 0.25 for wrong answer will be reduced. To complete the examination paper, 60 minutes was given.

SBI Po Exam 2018 review and analysis

SBI PO 2018 Exam Overall Analysis 

Tomorrow was the first day of PO exam. Many students took part in this exam. The examination of SBI Po Exam 2018 will be very difficult. It is now necessary to know from the old paper about the type of questions asked in the exam, think about how to plan your strategy to manage your time as well as get guidance from a good expert in the exams. SBI PO 2018 Exam Analysis and review of the exams presented here by us and the candidates can help the level of difficulty in the next shift of SBI Po Prelims. This article can help students gain an idea of ​​the expected patterns of questions in Quantitative Aptitude, Resonance Ability, and English Language sections. Examinations held in Yesterday’s shift-1 were long-term mediated.

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SBI PO Prelims Exam 2018 was Moderate level. Here in the below table we gives you subject wise analysis of SBI Po examination :

Sr. No Subjects of Po Exam Total Questions Good Attempt Excellent Score Time Taken Level 
1 English Language 30 18-23 16-20 20 Moderate (Difficult)
2 Quantitative Aptitude 35 19-22 17-21 20 Moderate
3 Reasoning Ability 35 15-20 16-23 20 Moderate(Easy)
4 Total               100 60-64 55-62 60 Moderate

SBI PO 2018 Exam Analysis (Subject wise)

The Analysis will be updated here after the exam for the same has been conducted by State Bank of India.

English Language

Compared to last year, the level of paper was quite tough in this year. But SBI expect high level in this year. In subject of English Language has total of 30 questions were asked out of which 5 questions were from Reading Comprehension (RC).Let’s have a detailed analysis of this topic :

Sr. No Covered Topics Questions Test level
1 Phrase replacement 8 Moderate
2 Sentence starters 6 Moderate
3 Diagnostic Test 5 Moderate
4 Sentence Rearrangement 6 Moderate
5 Sentence Connection 5 Moderate
6 Total 30 Moderate

Quantitative Aptitude

The section was a quite difficult. This topics covered Questions based on Caselet DI, Bar Graph and Pie & Tabular DI.

Sr. No Name of Topics Number of Questions Test Level
1 Wrong number series 5 Moderate
2 Comparison between quantity 1 and 2 5 Moderate (Difficult)
3 Simplifaction 5 Moderate
4 Bar graph 5 Moderate
5 Caselet 5 Moderate(Difficult)
6 Pie Chart 5 Moderate
7 Miscellaneous 5 Moderate
8 Total 35 Moderate

Reasoning Ability 

Reasoning ability contains 35 questions. Reasoning ability topic was moderate. In this topics 3 puzzles were asked such as  Box Based Puzzle, Linear Arrangement, Month Based Puzzle. Let have a look,

Sr. No Name of Topics No. of Questions Test Level
1 Directons 2 Moderate
2 Blood Relations 1 Moderate (Easy)
3 Data Sufficiency 5 Moderate
4 Coding/Decoding 1 Moderate
5 Data Arrangement (Box Based) 5 Moderate(Difficult)
6 Data Arrangement (Month Based) 3 Moderate
7 Linear Arrangement (North/ South) 5 Moderate(Easy)
8 Input/ Output 5 Moderate
9 Mathematical Inequalities 5 Moderate
10 Coding/Decoding(Set based) 3 Moderate
11 Total 35 Moderate

SBI PO 2018 Exam Expected Cut Off

This time the SBI Po 2018 exam was grossly difficult, in which there were slots 1 and slot-4 difficult levels, so that the test was of medium level or Moderate level. SBI PO 2018 preliminary examination was a computer-based online test. A period of 1 hour was given for the exam, in which 100 objective questions were to be completed. Exam topics were English language (30 questions), Quantitative Aptitude (35 questions), and Resonance Ability (35 questions). Each topic was given 20 minutes to complete and total time duration was 60 minutes. In this year, cut off will be at the medium level because the examination was an difficult level.

According to us, here are the overall expected cut-off of SBI PO Prelims Exam 2018 are given:

Sr. No Name of Subjects Categories
General OBC SC ST
1 English Language 7.5-11 5-6.5 5.5-8.5 4.5-6
2 Quantitative Aptitude 11.5-12.5 7-8 6-7.5 6.5-9
3 Reasoning Ability 6.5-9 2.5-5 4.5-6.5 4.5-6.5
4 Overall out of 100 50-53 45-50 45-48 35-40

In this above article we give you detailed analysis of SBI Po examination 2018. If any candidate wishes to search as a subject-based analysis, then we have also given it in the above article. We hope that the detailed information on the given analysis in the above articles will be helpful to each candidate for this year’s examination of the exam.

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