# IBPS Clerk Preliminary Exam Syllabus

As  IBPS CLERICAL 2015( CWE V) scheduled in the Month of December 2015. Online exam will be held in two phases – Prelims and Mains .

Prelims will have 100 questions  with three sections

Subject No of questions Time allotted
English
30

1 hour
Reasoning
35
Numerical Ability
35
Maximum Marks
100

## Prelims Syllabus

### English Language

Topics to be practiced
Marks allotted (Expevcted)
10
Try to practice more vocabulary words to opt out synonyms & antonyms.

Spotting error
5
Error spotting rules
Para Jumbles
5
Tricks with practice questions
Cloze Test
5
Techniques with example
Fill in the blanks
5
Rules
Total
30

### Reasoning

Topics to be covered:
1. Analogy
2. Odd Man out
3. Inequality
4. Syllogism
5. Machine input and output
6. Word formation
7. Statement( conclusions, assumptions, arguments) Passage and conclusions
8. Coding&decoding, Blood relations
9. Alphabet test
10. Number
11. Ranking and time sequence
12. Direction sense test
13. Seating arrangement (facing centre, facing both centre and outside,)
14. Linear arrangement
15. Decision making
16. Assertion and reasoning
17. Figure Series
Topics to be practiced
Marks allotted (Expected)
Seating Arrangement
(circular & Linear)
10
Technique
Syllogism
5
Trick with example
Inequality
5
King jack Technique
Coding & Decoding
5
Rules and examples
Other topics
10

Total
35

Other Topics
Machine input & output Techniques
Blood relation Concepts

### Numerical Ability

• Data Interpretation
• Simplification
• Number series
• Ratio & proportions
• Time & Distance
• Time & work
• Work & wages
• Boat & streams
• Trains mixture
• Profit & loss
• Partnership
• Percentage
• Clocks
• Permutation & combination
• Simple & compound interest
• Probability
• Mensuration
Topics to be practiced
Marks allotted
Data Interpretation (newly they added missing data model)
10
DI guide
Number series
5
Concepts
Simplification
10
Notes in PDF
other
10
QT Guide

Other Topics
Simplification Techniques Tricks and techniques PDF
Ratio & proportion Notes
Time & work
Work &wages
Time and work techniques
Partnership Theorems
Percentage Notes
Probability Dice problemsExamples
SI & CI Notes
Boats & streams Concepts
Trains Types and techniques
Allegation &Mixture Concept
Profit & loss Concepts with tricks
Permutation &combination Concepts with examples
• None  is perfect in all the areas
• Identify your  strengths and a few weaknesses.
• If you are weak in any sections, start working on the same
• it’s important to stick to daily practice and revision.
• If possible try to give online mock test (testpanda.com), it take you proper feel of exam & you can Manage your time for solve the questions. you will have to learn the art of Time Management. Study accordingly with full determination .
Stay calmed & focused on your ultimate goal.

PERFECT PRACTICE MAKES YOU PERFECT
***All the best ***