SBI PO Prelims 2018 Exam Analysis 8th July, Slot 1


SBI PO 2018 Prelims Exam has been conducted from 1st July 2018 and today is the last day of the exam. A large number of candidates appeared for the exam in order to fulfill their dream of joining the reputed Banking Sector in India. Still few candidates are going to appear their exam in upcoming shifts of 8th july. so here we are presenting the Exam Analysis of first slot conducted on 8th july.


SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis :

The level of the exam can be considered Moderate

Sections Good Attempts Level
Reasoning Aptitude 18-22 Easy-Moderate
English Language 15-18 Moderate-Difficult
Quantitative Aptitude 18-23 Moderate
TOTAL 57-61 Moderate

Reasoning Ability :

This section had 35 questions. The overall section was moderate.


Topics No. of Questions Level
Puzzle & Seating Arrangement 12 Lengthy
Coding-Decoding 5 Moderate
Blood Relation 1 Easy-Moderate
Inequalities 5 Moderate
Machine Input Output 4 Moderate
Data Sufficiency 5 Moderate
Direction 2 Easy-Moderate
Single Question of Coding 1 Moderate

English Language :

Compared to last year, the level of paper was quite tough. But that is what to expect from SBI. A total of 30 questions were asked out of which 5 questions were from Reading Comprehension (RC). 


Topic No. of Questions Level
Cloze Test 5 Moderate
Phrase Replacement 8 Moderate
Connecting Sentences 6 Easy-Moderate
Sentence Rearrangement 5 Moderate
Sentence Starters 6 Moderate
Total 30 Moderate

Quantitative Aptitude :

The section was a bit easy for some while a bit moderate for the others. Questions based on Caselet DI, Bar Graph and Pie & Tabular DI was in this slot

Topic No. of Questions Level
Data Interpretation (Pie+Tabular, Bar Graph, Caselet) 15 Moderate
Approximation 4 Easy-Moderate
Wrong Number Series 5 Moderate
Quantity 1, Quantity 2 6 Moderate
Arithematic Word Problem 5 Easy-Moderate
Total 35 Moderate