State Bank of India (SBI) is conducted an online exam for filling up 6425 vacancies in clerical cadre for its Associate Banks. The exam is happened just today which is on 24th January 2017. This is the morning session review only. Look for the afternoon session in the upcoming articles in hours later in this portal. We will update you on the same as early as possible.
This review is just to update you all who attempt the test and feeling how the others are feeling about the same and those who are preparing for the other IBPS or SBI exams or any other bank exams can use this as the reference to estimate how the banks are asking questions and test the candidates skills these days. So go in to the review of the SBI Online Exam for Clerks for its associate banks morning session review.
First of all going deeper in to the exam review, do know brief about the sections of the whole exam the questions comes from. Those are :
(i) General Awareness
(ii) General English
(iii) Quantitative Aptitude
(iv) Reasoning Ability
(v) Marketing Aptitude /Computer Knowledge.
These are the major topics they cover in the exam and total marks are for 200 and total questions also 200. Each section carry 40 questions. got it no ?
You must be aware of the associate banks under SBI, they are :
(i) State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur
(ii) State Bank of Hyderabad
(iii) State Bank of Mysore
(iv) State Bank of Patiala
(v) State Bank of Travancore.
The total time duration is 2 hours 15 minutes. There is negative marking and for each wrong answer it carries 1 fourth of the mark for a single question.
Now look at each section review:
Reasoning Ability Review for SBI Clerical exam for Associate Banks Morning Session :
Series completion, syllogisms, Decision making, Statements, Analogy, Coding & Decoding, Blood relations, Sitting arrangements and Classification
There are very little number of questions which are tricky and time consuming. This is not a tough section for this time overall.
General Awareness Review for SBI Clerical exam for Associate Banks Morning Session :
Indian Constitution, Technology and Research News, India and its nearby countries’ news, Knowledge of current events, Sports, history, geography, culture etc.
This always becomes tough for the candidates as this is not a narrow subject to finish completely. Every day the new questions will be added and test the original skill and patience of the candidates.
One has the chance of skipping 10 to 15 out of 40.
General English Review for SBI Clerical exam for Associate Banks Morning Session :
One must be very clear about this subject. This is all about how you prepare this subject and those who understand well what is what and clear understanding on each topic in English, they have better chances. For ordinary guys and girls, this is tricky and for those feel comfort in English language since child hood, they can make this section easy.
Deriving conclusions, Passage completion, Error detection, Passage correction, Sentence correction, Vocabulary, Spelling correction, Grammar, Idioms etc
This also has the chance of attempting 30 to 35 questions.
Quantitative Aptitude Review for SBI Clerical exam for Associate Banks Morning Session :
This is not a tricky one always, but the paper preparation team will have the chance of filtering the more candidates from the race by giving time taking questions in between. This time they did not attempt to give tough time for the candidate.
Possible attempts one can take 30 to 35 questions.
Marketing Aptitude/Computer Knowledge Review for SBI Clerical exam for Associate Banks Morning Session :
This section completely depends on your day to day knowledge you gain from various sources. So who works harder in this section has the better chances of getting more marks. This time this section is not a tough one.
Possible attempts one can make are 35 out of 40.
So that’s it. Good luck for the afternoon session of the SBI associate clerk morning exam review.
SBI also conducting more exams in the upcoming days . Question will be updated soon..
25th, 31st Jan, 1st, 7th, 8th, 14th, 15th, 21st, 22nd Feb 2017. So get in touch with us for more updates and reviews on major bank exams.