IBPS PO Prelims 16 October 2016, Questions Asked and Analysis of Exam Pattern

Today IBPS Has conducted Prelims for IBPS PO 2016 Exam. A lot of students have appeared for their IBPS PO Preliminary exam today and it will continue till 27th
There are 3 Sections in IBPS PO Prelims exam namely English, Reasoning and Quantitative Aptitude. This year the paper was of moderate level. There were 2 seating arrangements and 2 puzzles in reasoning. No Fillers were asked in English Language and Quant was of Easy-Moderate level.
Quant Section

Quant section was easy to moderate carrying good questions. Questions were bit calculative. The topics were
• Simplification/Approximation – 5 questions
• Number series – 5 questions
• Quadratic Equation – 5 questions
• Data Interpretation (Line graph and Table) – 2 set (5 questions each)
• Questions from other topics including Partnership, Time and Work, SI, Averages, Boat n Stream, Profit/Loss, Mixture n Alligation – 10 questions (easy to moderate)
Number Series Questions Asked in Exam
• 6,16,45,184,915. ?
• 11,20,38,74,?
• 15,21,38,65,101 ,?
• 24,28,19,35,10,?
• 14, 6, 4, 4, 8, ?

Reasoning Section

This section was time consuming with 4 puzzles. Today there was no coding decodingquestions. But yes like SBI, IBPS did not excluded syllogism. A big relief.
• Inequalities – 5 questions
• Syllogism – 5 questions
• Blood relations – 2 questions
• Directions – 2 questions
• Ranking – 1 questions
• Puzzles n Arrangements – 4 sets (20 questions)

English Section

English section was easy to moderate as always. There were no antonyms and synonyms in the RC this time.
• Reading Comprehension – 1 passage (5 questions)
• Cloze test – 10 questions
• Error spotting – 10 questions
• Parajumbles – 5 questions
1st shift cloze test:

Big ideas come from tackling big problems. When one is confronted with an overwhelming task, it’s pieces. Business jargon is full of phrases about that, like “pilot projects” and “low-hanging fruit.” They have their place, but in the repertory of management practice, they should share their place with bold approaches to big challenges. Much of today’s most valuable management knowledge came from wrestling with such issues. The most complicated workplace in the middle of the last century was the automobile assembly plant. Drawn to its complexity where Peter F. Drucker, W. Edwards Deming, and Taiichi Ohno, among others. The work they and their disciples did, applied in industry after industry, is the basis of the best that we know about operations, managing people, innovation, organizational design, and much more.

The most complex workplaces are tertiary care hospitals. These vast enterprises employ tens of thousands of people who, under one roof, do everything from neurosurgery to laundry. Each patient – that is to say, each “job” — calls on a different set of people with a different constellation of skills; even when the two patients have the same diagnosis, success may be measured differently. This is complexity of an order of magnitude greater than automobile assembly, and anyone who has been hospitalized knows that management has thus far been unequal to the scope of task. The workers, managers, consultants, and scholars who crack this nut will reshape industries and institutions just as profoundly as Drucker, Deming, and Ohno did.

First Shift Para Jumble:

1. Carbon sinks, 70% forest cover, powered almost entirely by mountain streams—Bhutan is a poster child for green living.

2. It is the only country in the world that is carbon negative, which means it produces more oxygen than it consumes.
3. So far, so good. But then, two things happened.
4. One, India and China got richer.
5. Bhutan, sandwiched between the two most populous nations on Earth, suffers for their sins.
6. Glaciers are beginning to melt, flash floods and heavy rains—and even droughts—are common, and temperatures are climbing

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