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# IBPS PO 2021 Exam Review for Prelims & Mains [All Slots]

IBPS has successfully conducted the PO Recruitment Prelims Exam on 4th & 11th December 2021, and Main Exam will conduct in the month of January 2022.

In this article, we have provided the complete IBPS PO Exam Analysis & Review which will give the idea of the difficulty level of exam, number of good attempts and weightage of each topic.

This will help all the candidates who are appearing for the upcoming 2022 Exam.

Below, you will get the complete IBPS PO 2021 Analysis of Prelims and Main exam.

IBPS PO Prelims Overall Analysis

Shift 1 Exam Analysis

Shift 2 Exam Analysis

Shift 3 Exam Analysis

Shift 4 Exam Analysis

IBPS PO Mains Analysis

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## IBPS PO Prelims Overall Analysis – 4th December 2021 (All Shifts)

If you are going to appear in the upcoming sessions of IBPS PO 2022, you must know about the exam analysis of each section.

It will help you to get an idea of how many questions you should attempt to secure minimum qualifying marks.

Here are the good attempts level to crack the IBPS PO Prelims Exam:

 Sections Good Attempts Shift 1 Shift 2 Shift 3 Shift 4 English Language 23-27 22-26 23-27 23-27 Numerical Ability 18-23 17-22 18-23 18-23 Reasoning Aptitude 23-29 24-30 28-32 28-32 Total 60-70 64-73 68-75 68-75

### IBPS PO Shift 1 2021 Exam Analysis

The overall paper of Shift 1 was easy to moderate. The questions from Numerical ability section were quite difficult as compared to the other sections but candidates who practiced well can easily solve the questions of this section also.

The questions from numerical ability section were quite difficult as compared to the other sections. The overall level of Paper was easy to moderate. So, candidates who practiced well can easily solve the questions.

Below, you can check the section wise IBPS PO Exam Review for 2019.

English Language

 Topic No. of Questions Difficulty Level Cloze Test 6 Easy Reading Comprehension 8 Moderate Error Detection 6 Easy Sentence Improvement 5 Easy Word Swap 5 Easy Total 30 Easy

Reasoning Ability

 Topics No. of Questions Difficulty Level Puzzle - Square, Linear Arrangement, Month-based, Order-Based 20 Moderate Coding-Decoding 5 Easy Blood Relation 5 Easy Inequality 3 Moderate Others 2 Easy Total 35 Easy-Moderate

Numerical Ability

 Topic No. of Questions Difficulty Level Data Interpretation - Tabular, Line Graph & Caselet 15 Moderate Quadratic Equation 5 Easy Arithmetic 10 Moderate Approximation 5 Easy Total 35 Moderate

### IBPS PO Shift 2 Exam Analysis

In this shift, 40% questions were asked from Reading Comprehension, Puzzle Based and Data Interpretation.

This shift was simple as compared to shift 1. Candidates could easily attempt 64-73 questions in all three sections.

To ease out your doubts regarding the difficulty level of the questions in shift 2, we have provided the section-wise IBPS PO Exam Review 2021.

English Language

 Topic No. of Questions Difficulty Level Cloze Test 6 Easy Reading Comprehension 8 Moderate Error Detection 6 Easy Sentence Improvement 5 Easy Word Replacement 5 Easy Total 30 Easy

Reasoning Ability

 Topics No. of Questions Difficulty Level Puzzle - Circular, Row-based, Floor-based, Month & Day based 20 Moderate Direction 3 Easy Blood Relation 3 Easy Syllogism 5 Moderate Order Ranking 3 Easy Alphabetical Series 1 Easy Total 35 Easy-Moderate

Numerical Ability

 Topic No. of Questions Difficulty Level Data Interpretation - 2 Tabular & Line Graph (double line) 15 Moderate Quadratic Equation 5 Easy Arithmetic 10 Moderate Missing Series 5 Easy Total 35 Moderate

### IBPS PO Shift 3 Exam Review

As per the analysis, the exam was easy to moderate in terms of difficulty. More than 60 questions were asked from Error Detection, Sentence Improvement & Rearrangement, Puzzle, Data Interpretation and Arithmetic.

Numerical Ability questions were quite difficult as compared to other section.

Below, you can check the section wise difficulty level and the number of questions asked in the exam.

English Language

 Topic No. of Questions Difficulty Level Fillers 5 Easy Reading Comprehension (CCTV based) 7 Moderate Error Detection 7 Easy Sentence Improvement 5 Easy Rearrangement of Sentence 6 Easy Total 30 Easy

Reasoning Ability

 Topics No. of Questions Difficulty Level Puzzle - Circular, Floor-based, Day based, Linear Arrangement (N+S) 20 Moderate Direction 3 Easy Syllogism 5 Moderate Chinese Coding 5 Easy Basic 2 Easy Total 35 Easy-Moderate

Numerical Ability

 Topic No. of Questions Difficulty Level Data Interpretation – Caselet & Boys + Girls 15 Moderate Approximation 5 Moderate Arithmetic 10 Moderate Missing Series 5 Easy Total 35 Moderate

### IBPS PO Shift 4 2021 Exam Analysis

According to the aspirants’ reviews, the Puzzle questions were based on Box, Year, Square Arrangement and Seating Arrangement.

But, most challenging topic was data interpretation which had Line Graph & Bar Graph Questions.

This paper was of moderate level. Candidates can check the IBPS PO Exam Analysis for all three section from below: -

English Language

 Topic No. of Questions Difficulty Level Cloze Test 6 Easy Reading Comprehension 7 Moderate Error Detection 7 Easy Match the Column 4 Easy Rearrangement of Sentence 6 Easy Total 30 Easy

Reasoning Ability

 Topics No. of Questions Difficulty Level Puzzle 20 Moderate Inequality 4 Easy Syllogism 5 Moderate Chinese Coding 4 Easy Blood Relation 2 Easy Total 35 Easy-Moderate

Numerical Ability (Maths)

 Topic No. of Questions Difficulty Level Data Interpretation 12 Moderate Quadratic Equation 5 Easy - Moderate Arithmetic 12 Moderate Missing Series 6 Easy Total 35 Moderate

## IBPS PO Main Exam Analysis – 11th December 2021

The IBPS PO Main Exam 2021 has been successfully conducted on 30th November 2019. The exam was conducted in a single shift across various centres in the following sections:
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude
General/Economy/Banking Awareness
English Language
Data Analysis & Interpretation
English (Essay and Letter Writing)

So, below we have provided the complete exam analysis of all these sections.

### IBPS PO Main Exam 2019 – Overall Analysis

The overall difficulty level of the exam was Moderate to Difficult. There were total 157 questions asked which carried 225 marks. The toughest section among all was Data Interpretation & Analysis and the easiest section was General Awareness

We hope that the above analysis will help to know how many questions they should attempt correctly to secure good marks in the exam. Also, Candidates who have appeared in this exam can evaluate their performance and check expected IBPS PO Cut off marks for the prelims exam.

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