IBPS Bank PO Exam Analysis – October 2014

IBPS Bank PO Exam Analysis

IBPS PO exam started on 11thOctober and 4 shifts of the exam have happened and multiple shifts are left. Below is the IBPS Bank PO exam analysis till now.

IBPS Bank PO Analysis: Overall
Overall, the exam was moderate to difficult. A good number of attempts in the exam were between 92-97 with 80-85%+ accuracy.

IBPS Bank PO Analysis: Reasoning: 
Overall, the Reasoning section was difficult. A good number of attempts in the exam were between 16-19 with 90%+ accuracy.
Topics from which questions were asked:

  • Syllogisms: 5
  • Seating Arrangement: 15
  • Data Sufficiency: 5
  • Coding – Decoding: 5
  • Puzzles: 5
  • Assumptions: 5
  • Logical Reasoning: 15-20

IBPS Bank PO Analysis: Quantitative Aptitude:
Overall, the Quantitative Aptitude section was difficult and a good number of attempts in this section were 16-19 with 90%+ accuracy.
Topics from which the questions were asked:

  • Profit Loss, Time, Speed & Distance, Mixture, Trains, Age, Geometry: 15
  • Series: 5
  • Data Interpretation: 20
  • Quadratic Equations: 5
  • Data Sufficiency: 5

IBPS Bank PO Analysis: English:
Overall, the English section was moderate to difficult and a well prepared candidate could attempt 19-23 questions with 80%+ accuracy.
Topics from which the questions were asked:

  • Reading Comprehension: 20
  • Cloze Test: 10
  • Para Jumbles: 5
  • Sentence Correction: 5

IBPS Bank PO Analysis: Computer Knowledge:
Overall, the CK section was easy to moderate and a well prepared candidate could attempt 15-17 questions with 85%+ accuracy.
The main areas from which questions were asked are: Windows, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel), Networking, Basic Hardware and Software, DBMS. Some of the questions were direct, whereas some questions required deep knowledge in Computer.

IBPS Bank PO Analysis: General Awareness:
Overall, the GA section was moderate to difficult and a well prepared candidate could attempt 23-28 questions with 85%+ accuracy.
Topics from which the questions were asked were:

  • General Awareness: 5-10
  • Banking Awareness: 10-15
  • Current Affairs: 15

IBPS Bank PO Analysis: General Awareness Questions:

  • In NECS, S stands for-Service(National electronic Clearing Service)
  • Introductory loan rate is also Known as –Teaser Loan rate
  • Ravi Shankar Associated with which instrument-Sitar
  • RBI allowed the age of MD of all PSU till –70 yr
  • Gas caused Most Global Warming-CO2
  • Maximum Population Density –Bihar
  • Governor of Maharashtra-Chennamaneni Vidyasagar Rao
  • Question on D-SIB Domestic Systematically important bank
  • Capital of UAE-Abu Dhabi
  • Which is Credit Information Bureau-CIBIL
  • PM David Cameroon went to Scotland to appeal-To remain part of UK
  • According to CAG report 46% poor in 3 states-Bihar,Maharashtra,UP
  • Interest on saving account of schedule banks is calculated on-Daily basis
  • US open Tennis winner-Marin Cilic
  • CTS save time and cost by eliminating-Physical movement of Cheques
  • Plastic notes of Rs 10 as a trial by RBI in which city-Simla, Kochi, Jaipur, Bhubaneswar and Mysore.
  • Multicurrency card by SBI in tie up with-Master Card
  • ICICI Bank launches card less cash withdrawal services- To avail this facility, a sender has to register the recipient’s name, mobile number and address. On receiving a six-digit reference code, the recipient can withdraw cash from the bank’s ATMs within two days of the transaction.
  • FMP with respect to Mutual Fund stands for-Fixed maturity Plan
  • DMRC and Master card to launch a uniform card-with ICICI bank
  • Reverse Mortage Scheme is Facility for-Senior Citizens
  • Book The Lives of Others. Neel Mukherjee.
  • Ebola Cause Maximum harm in Which Country: Nigeria
  • Nikkei is index of-Tokyo Stock exchange
  • Lisbon is capital of which country? Portugal
  • question regarding “Pahla kadam , pahli udan”-SBI for minor 10 years and above
  • Current pm of UK- David Cameroon
  • Brics bank name – New Development Bank
  • Currency of Saudi Arabia? Riyal
  • Shivasundram hypro power project, state name.
  • Asiad 2014 games were organised in which city – Icheon
  • Priyanka chopra in movie mary kom playing role of – Boxer
  • REPO RATE- 8%
  • SEBI extended guide line to appoint at least one women in board of director- 31march 2015
  • Upallu srinivas –Madolin
  • Cantolania referendum from which country- Spain
  • RBI limited ATM facility on 5 cities, who are not come under this term-BSBDA account holder
  • Govt going to sell stake in 3 PSU, one of them – ONGC
  • One que on solar project
  • C stands for in “KYC” Customer
  • Rupay set up for which banks?? Selected few banks
  • which motor company ceo visited india recently – General Motors
  • One question on ozone layer
  • Northern railway started –Go india smart card
  • Pension scheme for uorganised sector – Swavalamban
  • One question on real state infrastructure fund
  • One question on senior citizen account
  • Minimum capital required for foriegn bank to open branch
  • Woman Card related question
  • Reit full form – Real State Investment Trust

IBPS Bank PO Analysis: Computer Knowledge Questions:

  • Which is not an input device: Monitor
  • Full form of TCP/IP
  • Home page is : First page
  • A site consists of generally : Lot of web pages
  • A link on a website that opens another page Hyperlink
  • In Excel, cells are defined as : Intersection of Rows & Columns
  • A device that controls sudden upsurge in Voltage in electronic devices; Voltage stabilizer


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