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SBI PO Mains 2018: Section-wise Analysis and Expected Cut-off

Aug 3, 2018 18:31 IST
SBI PO Mains Exam Analysis Review

Learn SBI PO Mains 2018 analysis and expected SBI PO Mains Cut-off 2018. This exam was conducted on 4th August 2018.

SBI PO Mains 2018 result is expected to be announced on 20th August 2018. Candidates who will qualify SBI PO Main examination will appear for next phase of SBI PO Recruitment 2018 i.e., Group Exercises & Interview.

Overview of complete SBI PO Mains 2018 Analysis

Sections

Question

Level of Difficulty

English Language

Reasoning & Computer Aptitude

45

Moderate-Difficult

15-19

English Language

35

Difficult

15-20

Data Analysis and Interpretation

35

Moderate-Difficult

17-21

General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness

40

Moderate

24-29

Overall

155 (200 Marks)

Moderate-Difficult

75-90

SBI PO Mains exam was not easy at all. Candidates appeared for SBI PO Mains told us that the difficulty level of questions was quite high (especially in English Language and Data Analysis & Interpretation section).

Expected Cut-off of SBI PO Mains 2018

Complete Section-wise Analysis of SBI PO Mains 2018

Complete section-wise analysis of SBI PO Mains 2018 is given below:

SBI PO Mains Analysis 2018: Data Analysis & Interpretation

Topic

Number of Questions

Difficulty Level

Data Interpretation

(Bar Graph based)

5

Easy to moderate

Data Sufficiency – (3 Statements based)

5

Moderate

Data Interpretation

(2 Sets of Caselet)

10

Difficult

Comparison of 2 quantities (Quantity I, Quantity II)

5

Moderate to Difficult

Percentage (set based)

2

Difficult

Time and work (set based)

3

Difficult

Miscellaneous

5

Moderate to Difficult

SBI PO Mains Analysis 2018: English Language

Topic

Number of Questions

Difficulty Level

Reading Comprehension (Word Replacement)

10

Moderate - Difficult

Fill in the blanks

5

Difficult

Spot the error

5

Moderate-Difficult

Cloze Test

5

Moderate-Difficult

Phrase Replacement

5

Difficult

RC Passage

5

Moderate-Difficult

SBI PO Mains Analysis 2018: Reasoning and Computer Aptitude

Topic

Number of Questions

Difficulty Level

Input-Output

5

Moderate

Statement-Inference

5

Moderate

Strong and weak arguments

5

Moderate to difficult

Symbol based coding-Decoding

5

Easy to moderate

Direction (set based)

5

Moderate

AR (Data Arrangement – Age/Blood Relation)

5

Moderate

AR (Data Arrangement – Floor based puzzle)

5

Moderate to difficult

AR (Linear Seating Arrangement – Parallel Rows)

5

Difficult

AR (Linear Seating Arrangement – Single Row with variables)

5

Moderate to difficult

SBI PO Mains Analysis 2018: General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness

The difficulty level of the questions in this section was moderate. Questions on current affairs were mainly from last 4 months. We will soon provide memory based questions of this section.

SBI PO Mains Analysis 2018: Descriptive Test

Essay writing (150 words):

1. Essay with a choice of 2 topics (Memory based):

  • Heavy monsoon may cause damage in many Indian states. Write some necessary steps that can be taken to minimize the damage.
  • Many assignments are given to schools (and colleges) students but no research papers are published at this level. Comment

Letter writing (150 words):

2. Letter with a choice of 2 topics (Memory based):

  • Write a letter to the General Manager of the cooperative bank and request him or her to add UPI facility so that customers get benefits.
  • Nowadays, vegetables and fruits are injected with harmful chemicals (for health) to keep them fresh for long. Write a letter to the concerned authorities to raise this issue.

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