SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis: 5th January 2021 (Shift 1)

SBI PO Exam Analysis 2021

SBI PO Exam Analysis 2021: SBI PO 2020-21 Prelims exam is scheduled to be conducted on 4th, 5th & 6th January 2021. Here, we are sharing SBI PO Exam Analysis daily for all slots of SBI PO Prelims Exam, it is time to go for Exam Analysis of SBI PO Prelims Exam which is conducted on 1st shift of 5th January 2021.

All candidates who have exams in the shifts after the first can benefit and can familiarize themselves with the pattern followed by SBI this year. So all candidates are required to visit this page on 5th January 2021 to get the SBI PO exam analysis & Questions asked in the exam.

Get detailed SBI PO Prelims Exam analysis for 5th January 2021.

SBI PO Exam Analysis: 5th January 2021

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SBI PO Exam Analysis 2021: 5th January Shift 1

SBI PO 2021 Prelims Exam has been conducted for 1st shift on 5th January 2021 and now it’s time to discuss the exam analysis of SBI PO Prelims 2021 Exam. A large number of candidates appeared for the exam in order to fulfill their dream of joining the reputed Banking Sector in India.

This year, SBI PO Prelims Exam was of Easy-Moderate level. SBI PO Prelims 2021 exam had 3 sections in the objective test of 100 marks:

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis (Overall):

The level of the SBI PO exam can be considered as Easy-Moderate. Here is the Analysis for SBI PO Prelims 2021 (1st Shift - 5th January 2021)

Sections Good Attempts Level
Reasoning Aptitude 23-26 Easy-Moderate
English Language 22-24 Easy-Moderate
Quantitative Aptitude 20-22 Easy-Moderate
TOTAL 65-71 Easy-Moderate

Note: There is no sectional cut-off in the Preliminary Exam of SBI PO and the overall score of all the sections will be considered for selection to the next round.


SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis: Reasoning Ability

This section had 35 questions. The overall section was easy-moderate. Chinese Coding related 5 questions are asked in this section but there is no syllogism. There were 5 sets of puzzles and Seating Arrangement which are given below:

Topics No. of Questions Level
Puzzle & Seating Arrangement 24 Easy-Moderate
Blood Relation 3 Easy
Chinese Coding 5 Easy
Pairing Based Questions 1-2 Moderate
Alphabet Based 1 Easy
Word Formation 1 Easy
Total 35 Easy-Moderate

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis: English Language

The level of paper was easy to moderate similar to the previous day. A total of 30 questions were asked. The Reading Comprehension was based on "Artificial Intelligence". This time the cloze test has been asked in the exam. Let's have a look at the detailed analysis of this section.

Topic No. of Questions Level
Reading Comprehension7-8Easy-Moderate
CLoze Test5Easy
Double Fillers 3-4Easy-Moderate
Error Detection5Easy
Word Rearrangement4Easy
Match the column3Easy
Phrase Replacement3Easy
Total 30 Easy-Moderate

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis: Quantitative Aptitude

The Quantitative Aptitude section was of Easy-Moderate. The DI quuestion are based on Caselet DI, Bar Graph & Missing Table DI in this slot. Bar Graph is easy as compare to other Data Interpretation questions.

Topic No. of Questions Level
Data Interpretation (Caselet DI, Bar Graph & Missing Table DI)15Easy-Moderate
Missing Number Series5Easy
Miscellaneous Word Problems10Easy-Moderate
Total 35 Easy-Moderate

SBI PO Prelims Exam Analysis- FAQs

Q1. Is SBI PO prelims exam difficult?

Ans: No, the level of SBI PO prelims exam held on 5th January was easy to moderate but the paper was lengthy.

Q2. How many questions are asked from DI topic?

Ans: A total of 15 questions are asked from Data Interpretation in Quant section.

Q3. Is syllogism asked in the exam?

Ans: No, there is no syllogism in this section but Chinese Coding is asked in this section.