IBPS Clerk Mains Exam Analysis 2021-2022:

IBPS has conducted IBPS Clerk Mains 2021 Exam on 25 January 2022. IBPS Clerk Exam is conducted every year by IBPS to recruit eligible candidates in various Public Sector Banks. Candidates who have gone through the IBPS Clerk Mains must read the review and analysis of mains examination.

Ibps Clerk mains consists of 5 main sections they are : General Awareness, English Language, Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning & Computer Aptitude all these sections consists of separate sectional timing and an overall time duration given is 160 minutes.

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The level of today’s Exam was Moderate to difficult level.

The Order of section given for IBPS Clerk Mains 2021 as follows:

  • General Awareness
  • English Language
  • Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude
  • Quantitative Aptitude

IBPS Clerk Mains 2021 Exam Analysis (OVER-ALL):

S.No. Name of Tests Good Attempts Difficulty Level
1 English Language 28 – 22 Difficult
2 Quantitative Aptitude 18-21 Moderate
3 Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 16 – 20 Moderate – Difficult
4 General/ Financial Awareness 30 – 32 Easy
Total 92-95 Moderate – Difficult

IBPS Clerk Mains Exam Analysis 25th Jan 2022: Quantitative Aptitude

The Quantitative Aptitude section consisted of 50 questions. The level of data analysis and interpretation was moderate. There were a total of 4 sets of DI asked.  Following were the types on DI seen in this section:

  • Caselet DI
  • Line Graph
  • Pie Chart +Bar Graph
  • Tabular
The questions were:
Topic Number of Questions Level
Double Line Number Series 2 Moderate
Application Sums 18 Moderate
Caselet DI 15 Moderate
Quadratic Equation 5 Easy – Moderate
Quantity based Problems 5 Moderate
Approximation 5 Moderate
Total 50 Moderate

IBPS Clerk Mains Exam Analysis 25th Jan 2022: English Language

There were 40 questions in English Language section. There were a total of 3 sets of Reading Comprehension and their themes were related to:

  • India USA Climate Change

Sentence Rearrangement:

4 sentences were given out of which 1st &  last were fixed. B & C (middle sentences) were divided into parts and had to be arranged among themselves. Finally, the whole paragraph was  required to be rearranged.
Cloze Test:
There were 6 words marked as bold. The words were required to be substituted with appropriate words.Fillers:
3 Sentences were given with a blank in each. Candidates had to identify suitable word which will fit in all 3 blanks.
Topic Number of Questions Level
Reading Comprehension 16 Moderate
Cloze test 7 Easy – Moderate
Phrasal substitution 5 Moderate
Connecting verbs 5 Easy
Error spotting 4 Moderate
Match the Following 2 Easy – Moderate
Sentence matching 1 Moderate
Total 40 Difficult

IBPS Clerk Mains Exam Analysis 25th Jan 2022: Reasoning & Computer Aptitude

Reasoning & Computer Aptitude section had some complex Puzzles & Seating Arrangement questions. No questions were asked from Computer Aptitude. Following are the types of Puzzles & Seating Arrangement questions asked in IBPS Clerk Mains 2019:

  • Circular Seating Arrangement
  • Alphabet Based Puzzle (Letters were to be arranged in a linear fashion)
  • Linear Seating Arrangement (Single row)
  • Order & Ranking (11 people, buying something)
Topic Number of Questions Level
Logical Reasoning 7 Moderate
Hexagonal Seating 5 Easy – Moderate
Linear Seating 5 Moderate
Age-based seating 5 Easy – Moderate
Year+Month Based Puzzle 5 Easy – Moderate
Two Row Seating 5 Easy
Stack Based Puzzle 4 Moderate
Coded Blood Relation 3 Moderate
Coded Inequality 3 Moderate
Coded Direction 3 Moderate
Selection-Based Puzzle 3 Easy – Moderate
Data Sufficiency 2 Easy – Moderate
Total 50 Moderate – Difficult

General/Financial Awareness (Moderate)

This section had 50 questions and the level of the questions asked was Easy -moderate. In this section most of the questionsCurrent Affairs related to contemporary events of national & international importance of November/December/January.
Some of the questions are as follows:
  1. INS Vishakhapatnam made by?
  2. U in USSD ?
  3. Solar Charkha Misssion by which ministry?
  4. 3rd Largest Continent in orld?
  5. Khuda Baksh Library where?
  6. ILP (Inner Line Permit) not mandatory in which North East State?
  7. Steel Company to open steel plant in Odisha?
  8. ___ + World Bank = loss sharing agreement for EVs
  9. Which of these are part of CAPF ?
  10. Paytm ONE97 IPO amount ?
  11. Highest Profit of which company in Q2, 2021 ?
  12. How many AIFI as of now ?
  13. CRAR – PSBs how much?
  14. Type of submarines INS VELA ?
  15. PLI Scheme – Loan Corpus Hiked to what amount for Solar Cell ?
  16. Yamuna International Airport constructed by which airport ?
  17. Wildlife Institute of India in which place of Himachal?
  18. Largest Rubber producing State ??
  19. HARBINGER theme ?
  20. ADB loan amount for COVID19 Vaccine – 2 Bn and 1.5 Bn both given.
  21. GAREEB KALYAN ANNA YOJANA extended to ????
  22. Blue Flag Certificate 2 New Beaches Name ???
  23. Which Bank is still in PCA?
  24. Spinny is _ what type of company is ???
  25. SLR Rate??

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