# IBPS Clerk Prelims 2018 Exam Analysis: 9th December(Second-Shift)

IBPS Clerk 2018 Analysis
Dear Students, IBPS Clerk Prelims 2018 Online Examination (9th December 2018 - second slot) is over now. it was held by 10:30am(Reporting Time at the centre). Now the time is to see the detailed exam analysis, Review, Good Attempts and Expected cutoff. We are going to share these all.
IBPS Clerk Prelims 2018 Exam Pattern:
 Sr. No. Name of the Subject No. of Questions No. of Marks Composite Time Duration 1. Reasoning Ability 35 35 1 Hour 2. Numerical Ability 35 35 3. English Language 30 30 Total 100 100

IBPS Clerk Prelims 2018 Analysis(9 Dec):
1. Reasoning Ability Analysis:
 Topics Name Which Asked in Reasoning No. of Questions Level of Difficulty Doable Puzzles and Seating Arrangement 15( 3 sets) Easy to Moderate 13 Syllogism 4 Easy 3 Coded-Decoding 4 Easy 2 Direction, blood relation and ranking 5 Easy 4 Number Series 3 Easy 2 Alphanumeric series 4 Easy 3 Total 35 Overall=Easy 27

2. Numerical Ability Analysis:
 Topics Name Which Asked in Reasoning No. of Questions Level of Difficulty Doable Missing Number Series 5 Easy 4 DI(Data Interpretation) 5 Easy 4 Simplifications and Approximations 10 Moderate 8 Quadratic Equations 5 3 Arithmetic(Ages, Mixture, Average, Percentage, Profit and Loss, SI and CI, TW, TSD, Probability etc.) 10 Easy to moderate 7 Total 35 Overall=Easy 26

3. English Language Analysis:
 Topics Name Which Asked in Reasoning No. of Questions Level of Difficulty Doable RC(Reading Comprehension) 6 Easy to Moderate 4 Cloze Test 7 Moderate 5 Find the correct sentence 6 Easy 4 Phrase Replacement 6 Moderate 3 Match the Column 0 0 Parajumble 5 Moderate 4 Total 30 Overall=Easy to Moderate 20

Good Attempts of IBPS Clerk Prelims 2018:
 Subject Safe Attempts / Good Attempts Reasoning Ability 27 Numerical Ability 26 English Language 20 Overall 73

Expected Cutoff of IBPS Clerk Prelims 2018:
 Category wise Expected Cutoffs General/UR 73 to 78 OBC 65 to 69 SC/ST 54 to 55 Others 45 to 50

All the Best for the Next Slot Aspirants!