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SBI Clerk Syllabus 2018 - SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2018 – Prelims & Mains

SBI Clerk 2018 Syllabus 

SBI Clerk Syllabus 2018 classified into prelims and mains examination. SBI Clerk prelims exam syllabus consists of three sections i.e. English, Reasoning and Quantitative. While SBI Clerk mains exam syllabus consists of five sections i.e. English Language, Reasoning & Computer Aptitude, Quantitative Aptitude and Banking Awareness.

 

Candidates can apply for SBI Clerk 2018 before February 10, 2018 on the official website of SBI. In both the SBI Clerk online tests, the candidates are tested in the following fields. Candidates must prepare for the exams based on the syllabus given below. Know About SBI Clerk Selection Process 2018

 

SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2018

 

The duration of SBI Clerk prelims exam is 60 minutes only while the duration of mains exam is 160 minutes only. Check SBI Clerk exam pattern of both prelims and mains examination in the given table below.

 

SBI Clerk Prelims Exam Pattern

Sections

No. of Questions

Marks

English Language

30

30

Numerical Ability

35

35

Reasoning Ability

35

35

Total

100

100

SBI Clerk Mains Exam Pattern

Sections

No. of Questions

Marks

General/Financial Awareness

50

50

General English

40

40

Quantitative Aptitude

50

50

Reasoning Ability &
Computer Aptitude

50

60

Total

190

200

 

SBI Clerk Prelims Syllabus 2018

 

English Language

  • Grammar
  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary
  • Brief writing
  • Sentence structure
  • Series completion

 

Reasoning Ability

  • Analogies (meaning based and logical)
  • Data sufficiency
  • Sequential output tracing
  • Visual reasoning
  • Directions and arrangements (circular arrangements)
  • Codes (sentence coding)
  • Critical reasoning
  • Syllogism

 

Quantitative Aptitude

  • Profit and loss
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Variation
  • Elementary number theory
  • HCF and LCM
  • Euclidean algorithm
  • Number system
  • Unitary method compound interest
  • Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Areas
  • Mensuration and statistics
  • Geometry

 

SBI Clerk Mains Syllabus 2018

 

English Language

  • Reading comprehension
  • Fillers (Double fillers, Multiple Sentence Fillers, Sentence Fillers)
  • New Pattern Cloze Test
  • Phrase Replacement
  • Odd Sentence Out cum Para Jumbles
  • Inference
  • Sentence Completion
  • Connectors,
  • Paragraph Conclusion
  • Phrasal Verb Related Questions
  • Error Detection Questions
  • Word usage/ Vocab Based Questions.

 

Reasoning & Computer Aptitude

  • Puzzles & Seating Arrangements
  • Direction Sense, Blood, Relation
  • Syllogism
  • Order and Ranking
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Machine Input-Output
  • Inequalities
  • Alpha-Numeric-Symbol
  • Series, Data Sufficiency
  • Logical Reasoning (Passage Inference, Statement and Assumption, Conclusion, Argument)
  • History and Generation of Computers
  • Introduction to Computer Organisation
  • Computer Memory
  • Computer Hardware and I/O Devices
  • Computer Software
  • Computer Languages
  • Operating System
  • Computer Network
  • Internet
  • MS Office Suit and Short cut keys
  • Basics of DBMS
  • Number System and Conversions
  • Computer & Network Security

 

Quantitative Aptitude

  • Data Interpretation
  • Inequalities
  • Number Series
  • Approximation and Simplification
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Miscellaneous Arithmetic Problems (HCF and LCM, Profit and Loss, SI & CI, Problem on Ages, Work and Time, Speed Distance and Time, Probability, Mensuration, Permutation and Combination, Average, Ratio and Proportion etc.)

 

Banking Awareness

  • Banking and Insurance Awareness
  • Financial Awareness
  • Schemes and Policies
  • Current Affairs
  • Static Awareness

 

Importance of SBI Clerk Syllabus 2018

  • SBI Clerk syllabus will help candidates strategize their preparation for the exam. The syllabus is a detailed synopsis which mentions all the topics which are asked in the exam. The questions are framed out of the topics covered in the syllabus
  • You can track your performance by marking the topics you have covered. Thus, you can tick the topics as you learn and cover them.
  • Another benefit is that you can come to know which topics are relatively easy for you and which are tough. Thus, you can prepare the tough yet important ones earlier.
  • Syllabus also tells you the subjects and topics of the question paper. You can mark them for preparation.

 

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