How to Prepare/ Study Tips for IBPS Clerk Exam 2015
The preliminary exam has the following exam pattern:
- English language - 30 questions - 30 marks.
- Numerical ability - 35 questions - 35 marks
- Reasoning Ability - 35 questions - 35 marks.
To test your knowledge of the English language, following types of questions will be asked: Cloze Passage, Comprehension Passage, Fill in the Blanks, Idioms & Phrases, One word substitution, Spellings/ Detecting Mis-spelt words, Spot the Error.
Here the questions will based broadly on the following genre of problems: Averages, Bar-diagram, Decimal and Fractions, Frequency polygon, Interest (Simple and Compound), Percentages, Pie-chart, Problems on Sharing, Profit and Loss, Ratio and Proportion, Simplification, Time and distance.
In this section, focus on the following topics: Coding and de-coding, Comprehension Reasoning & Non Verbal Reasoning, Number Series, Problem Solving, Seating Arrangements, Statement & Conclusion type questions, Venn Diagrams.