The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection which is popularly known as the IBPS had successfully conducted the IBPS PO Mains exam 2015 at various centers in India on 31st October, 2015. The one month preparation of the aspirants was finally put to test and now all the aspirants who appeared for the exam are eager to know about the analysis of the exam.
IBPSExamAdda.org.in in this module presents you with the analysis of the second shift of the IBPS PO Mains Examination. If you wish to get the analysis for the first shift of the exam, click here.
The candidates who score well in this exam and clear the cut off which will be released soon will have the opportunity to get their dream of getting a bank job fulfilled. After the cut offs are declared, the selected candidates will face a personal interview round which will decide their fate. Read further to get the analysis of the second shift.
IBS PO Mains Exam- Shift Two Analysis:
In general analysis:
If we look in general, the IBPS PO Mains exam was difficult when we compare it to the IBS PO Prelims Exam. Like the morning shift (Shift 1) exam, the difficulty level of the questions of quantitative aptitude and reasoning was high. The IBPS PO Mains had five sections which were quantitative aptitude, reasoning ability, English language, computer knowledge and general awareness. The candidates were given 2 hours to solve the exam.
|Section Name||Level of Difficulty||Good Attempt||Time Needed|
|Quantitative Aptitude||Moderate but extensive||15- 20||35-40 min|
|English Language||Moderate||17-23||25 min|
|General Awareness||Easy||25-31||15 min|
|Total||Moderate to Difficult||120 Min|
IBPS PO Mains Exam (Shift two): Section wise analysis
|Topics||No. of Questions||Level of Difficulty|
|Miscellaneous(Time & Work, P&L, SI, Speed &Distance, CI, etc) + Caselette||20 + 5||Modest|
|50||Modest but prolonged|
A point to be noted for the quantitative section of IBPS PO Mains exam is that there were no questions on Probability and Quadratic equations this time.
|Topic||Number Of Questions||Level Of Difficulty|
Puzzles(In/Out, Floor, Circular, & Linear
Critical Reasoning (weak arguments, probable reason, conclusions, )
Syllogism (based on not follow)
|Total||50||Modest to Difficult|
A point to be noted for this section is that there were no questions on coding/decoding and Inequalities.
|S.no||Topic||No. of Questions||Level of Difficulty|
|1.||RC’s(Impat of economic climate of U.S on latin american countries and Poverty)||20||Modest|
When compared to the other sections, the section of computer knowledge was easier. This is because the computer knowledge section included the basic knowledge about computers. This section also helped the candidates to boost up their scores.
General Awareness section:
The general awareness section of the IBPS PO Mains examination for shift 2 was modest. Like the general awareness section of the first shift, It was not too tricky or too easy and the questions were mainly relating to current affairs, banking awareness and from the static part. Schemes related to RBI and questions about international organizations were also included.
Apart from this, A personality test was also conducted for 45 minutes where the candidates had to choose from three options which were “Agree, Disagree, Strongly agree and strongly disagree”
Hence the shift 2 of IBPS PO Mains exam was much similar to the exam conducted in the Shift one. IBPSExamAdda.org.in is always at your service with the latest IBPS News and updates. We hope your IBPS PO Mains Exam was a success!
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