# UIIC Assistant Prelims 22 September 2017: Exam Analysis

The first shift of UIIC Prelims Exam 2017 which is held on 22 September is over now. Many students with a hope to take a step forward in their career appeared in the exam. As per the information that we gained from the students, the exam was not too difficult to attempt. Questions were easy to
moderate and thus candidates were able to attempt a good number of questions. According to us, the ideal attempt for this exam would be  75-85.
This exam was basically cover three topics: English, Reasoning and Quantitative Aptitude.  Total 100 questions were given to be solved in one hour. Here is the exam analysis of Slot I

Sections Ideal Attempts
English 23-35
Reasoning 30-32
Quantitative Aptitude  21-23
Total Attemps75-85

### English (Easy-Moderate)

Again this section had easy questions. No new patter questions on error spotting and cloze tests were asked. In reading comprehension, 2 questions on Synonyms and Antonyms each were asked.

English Questions
TopicNo. of QuestionsLevel
Fillers5Easy
Errors10Easy- Moderate
Spellings5Easy- Moderate
Total30Easy- Moderate

### Reasoning (Easy-Moderate)

Again this section was easy. This section had 2 floor-based puzzles and 2 circular seating arrangement

Reasoning Ability Question
TopicNo. of QuestionsLevel
Inequality5Easy
Sitting Arrangement and Puzzles10Easy-Moderate
Alpha-Numeric-Symbol Series5Easy-Moderate
Direction2Easy
Blood Relation3Easy
Miscellaneous10Easy-Moderate
Total35Easy-Moderate

### Quantitative Aptitude (Easy-Moderate)

This section has just one Tabular DI Set which made this section easy for the students. They were happy as there were many questions of easy level that helped them to solve this section very quickly

Quantitative Aptitude Question
Topic No. of Questions Level
Simplification 10 Easy
Tabular Data Interpretation  5 Moderate
MissinNumber Series  5 Easy
Miscellaneous 15 Easy
Total 35 Easy-Moderate

Time And Work Question Asked In 1st Slot
A and B can complete the work in the ratio 3:5 together finish the work in 7 1/2 days how many days A alone done the work?

Number Series Questions Asked In 1st Slot:
Ques 1. 2, 3, 7 , 22, ?, 446
Sol. x0.5, x1, x1.5, x2, x2.5

Ques 2. 109, 107, 112, 102, 119, ?

Solution -
Difference of Difference 3, 5, 7, 9
(We are doubtful about the solution of this question)

Ques 3. 250, 269, 231, 288, ?, 307

Solution.
Difference 19×1, 19× -2, 19×3, 19×-4
=> 288-76
Ans: 212

Ques 4. 1, 2.1, 3.7, 5.9, 8.8, ?
Solution. Difference of Difference 0.5, 0.6, 0.7, 0.8

Ques 5. 16, 8, 8, 12, 24, ?
Solution.
16×0.5= 8
8×1 = 8
8×1.5 = 12
12×2 = 24
24×2.5 = 60