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SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis 2021, 20th Nov (Shift-1 & Shift-2) Review

06/05/2022

SBI PO 2021 Analysis

Shift-1 

In the Shift-1 analysis, there are 3 papers, they are English, Reasoning and Quantitative Aptitude. The paper had 100 questions and the total time to solve the paper was 60 minutes. The negative marking scheme of the paper was that if any of the questions attempted were wrong, the student would lose 0.25 marks. The difficulty level of the exam was found to be of moderate level. 

Let's look at the section-wise analysis of the subjects.

ENGLISH: 

There were a total of 30 questions in the English section of SBI PO prelims. Check the table below for the analysis.

Topics NO. of Questions / Sets
Reading Comprehension10 questions 
Grammar 03
Word rearrangement 03
Parajumble08 
Sentence Replacement 03
Phrase replacement 03

REASONING: 

The Reasoning section of the SBI PO has 35 questions. The below table shows the analysis

Topics NO. of Questions / Sets 
Seating Arrangement and Puzzle20
Chinese Coding 05
Syllogism03
Inequality03
Direction, Alphabet, Meaningful word, Blood relation 04

QUANTITATIVE APTITUDE:

The Quantitative section of the SBI PO Exam has 35 questions. The below is the analysis of the subject.

Topics NO. of Questions / Sets 
Series 05
Inequality 05
Data Interpretation 15
Arithmetic Questions 10

Shift-2 

The SBI PO Shift-2 difficulty was easy to moderate. The papers in the SBI PO Exams were Reasoning, English and Quantitative aptitude. The exam was set for a total of 100 questions in which was split into 30 questions for the English section, 35 questions for the Quantitative section and 35 questions for the Reasoning section. The negative marking scheme for the SBI PO was set to be a deduction of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.

Let's look at the section-wise analysis of the subjects.

ENGLISH

There were a total of 30 questions in the English section of SBI PO prelims. The analysis for the English subject is given below.

Topics NO. of Questions / Sets
Reading Comprehension
Error 05
Column Based 04
Para jumble05
Best Suitable word 05
Phrase replacement 03

REASONING:

The Reasoning section of the SBI PO has 35 questions. The below table shows the analysis

Topics NO. of Questions / Sets 
Seating Arrangement and Puzzle20
Chinese Coding 05
Blood relation 03
Inequality04
Direction, Miscellaneous 01, 02

QUANTITATIVE APTITUDE:

The Quantitative section of the SBI PO exam has 35 questions. The below is the analysis of the subject.

Topics NO. of Questions / Sets 
Series 04
Inequality 06
Data Interpretation 15
Arithmetic Questions 10

SBI PO Prelims - Shift Timings

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis 2021 - Shift Timetable 
DATEShift-1Shift-2Shift-3Shift-4
20th November 20219 AM - 10 AM11:30 AM - 12:30 PM2 PM - 3 PM4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
21st November 20219 AM - 10 AM11:30 AM - 12:30 PM2 PM - 3 PM4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
27th November 20219 AM - 10 AM11:30 AM - 12:30 PM2 PM - 3 PM4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

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