SBI Clerk Mains Exam Analysis 2019 Shift 1


Have a look at the type of questions asked in the exam, their difficulty level and the number of good attempts to qualify the SBI Clerk Mains 2019 exam with good cut-off marks this year. As per the feedback shared the candidates, questions asked in the exam were of ‘Moderate to Difficult’ Level. The State Bank of India (SBI) conducted the Mains Exam on 10 August for recruiting a total of 8653 Junior Associates in Clerical cadre. Here we have provided the detailed Exam Analysis of SBI Clerk Mains 2019 Exam conducted online on 10th August 2019.

A total 190 questions were asked in the SBI Clerk Mains examination for 200 marks. There was separate timing for every section. There is a negative marking of one-fourth marks of every wrong answer given by the candidates.

SBI Clerk Mains Exam Analysis: Reasoning Ability

Topics asked Number of questions asked
Puzzles & Seating Arrangement 20-23 questions
Data Sufficiency 5 questions
Coded Inequality 3-4 questions
Input-Output 5 questions
Coding-Decoding 5 questions
Logical Reasoning & Miscellaneous 5-7  questions

 SBI Clerk Mains Exam Analysis: Quantitative Aptitude

Topics asked Number of questions asked
Data Interpretation 20 Questions
Data Sufficiency 5 Questions
Quantity I: Quantity II: Quantity III
Number Series 5 Questions ( Wrong Number)
Miscellaneous 15 Questions

SBI Clerk Mains Exam Analysis 2019: English Language

Topics asked Number of questions asked
Reading Comprehension ( Paragraph Based) 12-15 Questions
Error Spotting 1-2 Questions
Idioms Phrase 4-5 Questions
Para Fillers 3-4 Questions
One Word Substitution 5 Questions
Inference 2-3 Questions
Fillers ( Words Pair ) 3-4 Questions
Antonyms/Synonyms 5-6 Questions

SBI Clerk Exam Analysis: General/Financial Awareness

The overall level of this section was Easy to Moderate. Most of the questions were from banking, Static and current affairs. There were also few questions from basic banking awareness and the questions asked from static were based on those cities which were recently in news. The current affairs questions were mainly from the news and events of Jan to July 2019 months and there were few or no questions from static and banking awareness.

  • 19th August Day – ?
  • SCO Summit 2019
  • Elephant Rehas Center
  • War Over worlds Books Writer
  • SBI 1.5 Trillion loan
  • Tappan Ray Committee related to-
  • Sadanand Goda related to which ministry
  • One Questions related to G20
  • Capital of Male?
  • 1cr surcharge
  • 2 Questions related to LIC
  • Full Form of DPCR
  • FBA Full form
  • Kajiranga National Park

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