# IBPS PO Prelims 2018 Exam Review Analysis – 13 oct 1st Shift IBPS PO PRE 2018 REVIEW

1st Shift

 S.No. Subject No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration 1 English Language 30 30 20 minutes 2 Numerical Ability 35 35 20 minutes 3 Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes Total 100 100 60 minutes

Quantitative Aptitude

Data Interpretation – 2 Sets

Bar Graph + Table Graph MIX Based Pie Chart

1. 2x^2 + 9x+9 = 0
2. 15y^2 +16y+4 = 0

1. 2x^3 = √256
2. 2y^2 + 9y +10 = 0

1. 6x^2 – 11x + 4 = 0
2. 3y^2 – 5y +2 = 0

1. 12x^2 + 11x+2 = 0
2. 12y^2 + 7y +1 = 0

1. 21x^2 + 10x+1 = 0
2. 24y^2 + 26y +5 = 0

Wrong Number series

1) 0.5. 2, 1, 4, 32, 512

2) 251, 252, 254, 227, 243, 118, 154

3) 4, 5.1, 7.3, 10.6, 25, 20, 27.1

4) 141, 156, 147, 162, 153, 165, 159

5) 2, 3, 8, 31, 154, 924, 6460

English Pattern –

Reading Comprehension  1 set   –  7 Marks

Error Detection                              – 5 marks

Filler                                               – 5 marks

Cloze Test                                     –  6 marks

Sentence Improvement               – 6 marks

Total   = 30    Marks

Reasoning Pattern was –

• Floor Based Puzzle 2 variable based
• Square seating arrangement Inside and outside
• Misc Puzzle

Calendar based question

Direction based statement Type question 3-4 lines

Inequality Simple statement based A>B=C types

Coding decoding 5 marks

Misc based on (Alphabet , Blood relation) etc