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SBI CLERICAL CADRE Prelims Exam Preparation Plan

SBI CLERICAL CADRE Prelims 2016 Preparation Plan & Strategy

Overview: With IBPS already released the results for PO, Clerk and SO Exams earlier this month, there is a good news for those disheartened candidates who are unfortunately unable to clear these IBPS Exams. SBI has released the notification for the recruitment of CLERK Exam. It’s time to gear up for SBI CLERICAL CADRE Prelims 2016 Exam. At least 2 months preparation is necessary for cracking SBI CLERICAL CADRE Prelims Exam, so it is the right time to start the studies now. Normally, mostly aspirants are in different state of minds about how to make strategies to prepare for each section in the SBI Exam, about the exam pattern and which are the important topics to be prepared first. If you plan well for the exam, we assure that you can crack this exam in your first attempt. But, you have to start your preparation from today itself.

To know about the SBI CLERICAL CADRE Exam dates, eligibility criteria and other information: SBI CLERK Detailed Notification

SBI CLERICAL CADRE 2016 Prelims Exam Preparation Plan: SBI CLERICAL CADRE Prelims Exam is a Objective type Exam and contains 3 sections which includes:

  • General English
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • Reasoning Ability

Tips for cracking each section are:

Reasoning Ability –>

Reasoning Ability is a test of observing our mental and problem solving ability. Reasoning is not like numerical skill where you learn some formula and solve question by applying that formula. You have to be very careful while answering these questions. The most important questions from this section are on the topics such as:-

  • Seating Arrangements
  • Syllogism
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Directions
  • Blood Relations
  • Analogy
  • Classification
  • Series problems
  • Ranking
  • Data sufficiency

Quantitative Aptitude –>

Quantitative Aptitude section contains the basic mathematical questions. Before exercising such questions, it is better to go through the basic mathematical formulaes and learn some short cuts to solve the questions in lesser time. In this section, the questions act as Calculation Instruments. This section is extremely scoring and the right understanding of the problem can help the aspirants to sail through this section. The most important questions from this section are on the topics such as:-

  • Number Systems
  • Fractions
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Time & Work
  • Percentage
  • Profit & Loss
  • Simple Interest & Compound Interest
  • Average
  • Time & Distance
  • Mensuration
  • Partnership
  • Bar graph, Pie-chart and Probability

General English –>

This is the section where many aspirants are not able to score minimum cut off marks. You all read English books, chat with your friends in English and of course watch English movies. But you cannot get score good marks in English section. Most of the students face difficulty in this section. This is a test principally to determine candidate’s ability to remember main ideas and significant details. The most important questions from this section are on the topics such as:-

  • Grammar
  • Comprehension
  • Error Correction
  • Vocabulary
  • Cloze Test and Fill in the blanks
  • Para jumbles
  • Synonyms & Antonyms.

Apart from this study material, few tips from team Engistan:

  • Read English newspapers daily.
  • Improve your vocabulary by knowing 10 new words everyday along with its Synonyms and Antonyms.
  • Watch good English news channels.
  • Can refer the book ‘Wren n Martin’.

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