IBPS Clerk Pre Exam Analysis, Review 2019 - 07th December (1st Shift)


IBPS Clerk Pre Exam Analysis 2019 - 07th December (1st Shift)

IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam has commenced from 07th December 2019. Many aspirants have appeared for the IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam and now is the time to analyze your attempts and questions. This post will provide you detailed subject wise analysis of the exam which will help the aspirants to get an idea of the questions and topics asked in IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam 2019 in shift -1.

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IBPS Clerk Exam Analysis 2019: Good Attempts

The preliminary exam for IBPS Clerk was conducted online and had 100 questions for 60 minutes. Candidates have to manage those 60 minutes (20 minutes for each section) themselves while dealing with three sections- Reasoning (35 Ques), Quantitative Aptitude (35 Ques), and English (30 Ques).

Subject Good Attempt Time
English Language 21-25 20
Reasoning Ability 27-32 20
Quantitative Aptitude 22-26 20
Total 76-83 60

IBPS Clerk Exam 2019: Section-wise Analysis

Quantitative Aptitude 

This section had 35 questions. The level of Quantitative Aptitude section was Easy to Moderate. One can easily attempt questions if they have practised well. DI questions based on a Tabular DI in this slot.

The Quantitative Aptitude questions asked were:

Topic No. of Questions Level
Data Interpretation 5 Easy-Moderate
Number Series 5 Easy
Quadratic Equation 5 Easy
Simplification & Approximation  8-13 Easy
Arithmetic Word Problems (Profit and Loss, Problem on Ages, SI & CI etc) 7 Moderate
Total 35 Easy-Moderate

English Language

This section had 30 questions and the overall level of difficulty was Easy to Moderate. There was one set of Reading Comprehension with 10 questions out of which 1 question was of identifying the synonym. The passage of the RC was based on an article related to flexibility in jobs and the availability of working from any remote location.

Topic No. of Questions Level
Reading Comprehension  10 Moderate
Error Detection (Spelling & Grammatical) 5 Easy-Moderate
Single Filler 5 Easy
Cloze Test 5 Moderate
Sentence Rearrangement 5 Easy-Moderate
Total 30 Easy-Moderate


The level of reasoning was of Easy to Moderate. 4 Puzzles and Seating Arrangement questions were asked in the exam. The section did not come with any surprises whatsoever.

Following were the types of Puzzles & Seating Arrangement asked in the exam:

  1. Square seating arrangement
  2. Month Based Puzzle
  3. Linear Seating Arrangement, Parallel Line, 12 no of people
  4. Certain number of peoples Seating Arrangement

The Reasoning Ability questions are:

Topics No. of Questions Level
Puzzles and Seating Arrangement 20 Moderate
Syllogism 5 Easy-Moderate
Alphanumeric Series 5 Easy-Moderate
Miscellaneous 5 Moderate
Total 35 Easy to Moderate

We hope that the exam analysis of 7th December for IBPS Clerk 2019 will help candidates to prepare for the upcoming shifts for Preliminary Exam to be held on 7th and 8th December 2019.

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