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# IBPS PO Mains Exam Analysis

Today IBPS PO Mains held at various centers across India. No doubt it was a difficult exam. Reasoning was time consuming. Data interpretation were tricky. Except a complicated Reading comprehension, this section was easy.

Expected cutoff - 84-85

### 1. Quantitative Aptitude - Moderate

The difficulty level of this section was moderate to difficult some on the caselets are lengthy required much time to solve.
i) Series to find out wrong number (5 marks) = Difficult
ii) Line graph and Pie chart (10 marks) = Both were time consuming and Pie chart was tricky
iii) Tabular data interpretation  (5 marks) = Moderate
iv) Data Sufficiency  (5 marks) = Easy
v) Arithmetic (25 marks) = Easy

### 2. Reasoning Ability - Difficult

i) Puzzles In/Out, Floor  - (5 marks) - It was time consuming and tricky
ii) Circular, & Linear arrangement 10 = Moderate to Difficult
iiI) Critical Reasoning weak arguments, statement and conclusions (10 marks) = Moderate to Difficult
iv) Syllogism  (5 marks) = Difficult
v) Data Sufficiency  (5 marks) = Easy
vi) Input/Output (5 marks) = Difficult tricky logic

### 3. General English - Easy

i) Cloze Test  (5 marks) = Easy
ii) Fill in the blanks (5 marks) = Easy
iii) Reading comprehension ( Based on Impact of economic climate of U.S on latin american countries and Poverty) - 20 = Moderate
iv) Para Jumble - 5 = Easy

### 4. General Awareness and Computer awareness

As expected these sections were easy. Most of the question came from current affairs. A good student can score 26-27 in GA and 13-14 in Computer awareness.

#### Personality test

The personality test was divided into 2 parts -
1. Part A- 76 questions
2. Part B- 60 questions.
(Agree, Disagree, Strongly agree and strongly disagree)
Time - 45 minutes