# IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis: 3 December 2017 (1st & 2nd Shift)

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The first and second shift ofÂ Â IBPS Clerk Prelims 2017 ExamÂ on December 3, 2017 is over. The overall exam was moderate.Â There were 3 sections as Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning, and English.

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Lets seeÂ IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis 3 December 2017:

## The topics in different sections are as under:

### Quantitative Aptitude:

There was only 1 DI. It was tabular. The topics asked were:

 Topic No of Questions Approximations/Simplifications Â 15 Number Series 5 Data InterpretationÂ 5 Miscellaneous topics like Partnership, profit/loss, CI/SI, Time and Work, Ages, Mixture and Alligation, Etc 10

### Reasoning:

The section had 3 puzzles.Â One was a circular arrangement, where all the people were facing inside and currency notes they had was given as an additional parameter. One was a linear arrangement, where 8 people were sitting in a single row, some facing north and some facing south. One was a floor based puzzle with no additional parameter.

 Topic No of Questions Syllogism Â 3 Puzzles and Arrangements (3 sets)=15 InequalityÂ 3 Direction Sense 3 Alphanumeric Series 4 Number Series (3 digit numbers were given, and based on them were questions) 3 Miscellaneous (order-ranking, coding/decoding) 4

### English:

The section was moderate. There were no Synonyms/Antonyms from passage. The topics asked were:

 TopicÂ No of Questions Reading Comprehension 5 Error Spotting (to find which part does not contain error) 8 Phrase Replacement 12 Fill in the blanks (which one will not fit the blank) 5