IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis 12th December 2020: The Institue of Banking and Personnel Selection has scheduled IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam 2020 for 05th, 12th, and 13th December 2020 in four shifts. The Prelims Exam in all 4 shifts of 5the December 2020 were of Easy to Moderate level as per the student’s reviews. Today is the second day of the exam and students are eagerly looking forward to today’s exam analysis. Here we have come up with the 1st Shift Analysis for you with overall good attempts, and detailed section-wise analysis. This will surely be a helping hand for the candidates who have their exam in the upcoming shifts of IBPS Clerk Prelims 2020.

IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Pattern 2020

In the prelims exam of IBPS Clerk 2020, a total of 100 questions are asked in the question, which is divided into 3 sections are asked for 100 marks. 20 mins are allotted for each section. Candidates can move to the next section only after completion of the 20 minutes allotted to the current section.

Name of Tests No. of Questions Maximum Marks Time allotted for each test 
English Language 30 30 20 minutes
Numerical Ability 35 35 20 minutes
Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes
Total 100 100 60 minutes

IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis 12th December 2020: Video Analysis

Check the detailed analysis for 12th December 2020, 1st Shift Exam through our video analysis where our faculty has been directly interacting with the students who have appeared in this shift of IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam 2020.

IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis 12th December 2020: Overall Analysis

After sharing the section-wise attempts of IBPS Clerk 12th December, 1st Shift Exam Analysis, we have provided you with the overall good attempts. Check the good attempts which could help you to understand how you have appeared in the exam or will need to score in the upcoming Clerk exam.

Section Good Attempts Level
English 22-25 Easy 
Reasoning Ability 24-26 Easy to Moderate
Quantitative Ability 23-25 Easy to Moderate
Overall Good Attempts 69-76 Easy to Moderate

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IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis 12th December: Subject Wise

Candidates can check the exam review of each subject of IBPS Clerk 2020 Prelims 2020. Based on the memory of the students, data collected by our faculty, we have tried to provide you with the accurate section analysis of the IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis. We will be updating the information from the feedback. Please go through the tables below to know the Exam analysis & review for each subject in Shift 1 of 12th December IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam 2020.

IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis 12th  December 2020: Reasoning Ability

The Exam Analysis for the Reasoning section was of Easy to Moderate level for Shift 1. Check the number of questions and topic-wise difficulty level in the below table.

Topics No. of Questions Level
Puzzles and Seating Arrangement 20 Easy to Moderate
Blood Relations 3 Easy
Inequalities 3-4 Easy to Moderate
Directions 3 Easy to Moderate
Alpha-Numeric Series 5 Easy
Total 35  Easy to Moderate

Puzzles Questions Asked in 12th Dec, 1st Shift:

  • Year puzzle- 5 Questions
  • Dual Row Seating Arrangement- 5 Questions
  • Scheduling Monday to Sunday, 7 people exam- 5 Questions
  • Flat & Floor puzzle- 5 Questions

IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis 12th December 2020: Quantitative Aptitude

Candidates can check the number of questions asked from each topic and the level of the question for these questions. The students have reviewed that the overall level of Maths exam was Easy-Moderate, and the questions based on calculations were very less and comparatively very easy.

Topic No. of Questions Level
Data Interpretation (Table & Line Graph) 10 Easy to Moderate
Simplification 10 Easy to Moderate
Quadratic Equation
Missing Number Series 5 Easy to Moderate
Arithmetic 10 Easy to Moderate
Total 35 Easy to Moderate

Arithmetic Topics:

  • Age
  • Boat and Stream
  • Mensuration

IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis 2020 05th December: English Language

The questions asked in the English Section was of Easy level and we have discussed how many questions from each section was asked in the 12th December, 1st Shift exam.

Antonym of Alleviate, Striking

Synonyms of Constraint

Topic No. of Questions Level
Reading Comprehension 7-8 Easy to Moderate
Error Detection 5 Easy
Phase Correction
Spelling Errors 5 Easy
Sentence Rearrangement 5 Easy
Cloze Test (Sleep Disorder) 6-7 Easy
Total 30 Easy 

IBPS Clerk 2020 Exam COVID-19 Arrangements

IBPS has issued exam day guidelines due to COVID-19. The exam center authorities will ensure that each and every candidate wore a mask. Wearing an N95 mask is not compulsory. Some of the guidelines issued by IBPS are given below.

  • Wearing the mask is compulsory
  • Personal transparent water bottle
  • Personal hand sanitizer (50 ml)
  • Candidate must have Aarogya Setu App installed on their mobile phones
  • The Aarogya Setu status must show candidates’ risk factor
  • Candidates’ registration will be done through photo capture
  • Rough sheets will be kept at the desk of each candidate
  • Separate drop-boxes will be provided for rough sheets and call letters. Candidates need to drop these items in the designated boxes

IBPS Clerk Exam Analysis 12th December 01st Shift FAQs

Q. How many questions can be attempted in the IBPS Clerk 1st Shift in the Quantitative Aptitude Section?

Ans. You can attempt approx. 23-25 questions in the 1st Shift of IBPS Clerk 2020 Exam of the quantitative aptitude sections.

Q. How many questions can be attempted in the IBPS Clerk 1st Shift in the Reasoning Ability Section?

Ans. You can attempt approx. 24-26 questions in the 1st Shift of IBPS Clerk 2020 Exam.

Q. What was the overall difficulty level of the question paper in the IBPS Clerk 1st Shift Exam of 12th December 2020?

Ans. The overall difficulty level of the IBPS Clerk 2020 Exam of 1st shift 12th December was Easy to Moderate

Q. What can be the overall cut-off for IBPS Clerk 2020 Exam?

Ans. The overall cut off depends upon the no. of candidates that have appeared this year, level of difficulty of the question paper. so, as of now, nothing can be said until we get the approximate details of the factors of all the shifts and dates of IBPS Clerk Exam 2020.

Q. Was Reasoning Ability very difficult for the IBPS Clerk 2020 in the 1st shift?

Ans. No, the Reasoning ability was easy for the IBPS Clerk 2020 Exam in the first shift of 12th December 2020. Many candidates have attempted an approx. 30 questions with accuracy.

IBPS Clerk 2020 Apply Online: All the banking aspirants who missed the chance for IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2020 can now fill-up the registration form from 23rd October to 6th November 2020 as Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has announced to reopen the registration window for the same. The registration link is active now for 2557 posts. The candidates who are eligible in terms of revised educational qualifications and who missed to register for the recruitment earlier can grab this opportunity and register themself from the direct link provided in the article. The revised eligibility criteria in terms of educational qualification will be calculated as on 06/11/2020.

Before registering, candidates should check the detailed IBPS Clerk 2020 notification which was released on 1st September 2020. The application fees General category & OBC candidate is Rs.850 and SC/ST/PWD candidate is Rs. 175. The IBPS Clerk Prelims 2020 has been scheduled for 5, 12 and 13 December 2020. All registered candidates will be able to download IBPS Clerk admit card 2020 by logging with registration number or roll number and password and date of birth, once officially released by the authority.

IBPS Clerk 2020: Important Dates

IBPS Clerk Apply Online 2020- Registration Window Reopened
Activity Date
IBPS Clerk 2020 Notification 1st September 2020
IBPS Clerk Online Application 2-23 September 2020
IBPS Clerk Registration Window Reopen Date 23 October- 6 November 2020
Payment of Application Fees Duration 23 October- 6 November 2020
Last Date for Printing Application 6 November 2020
IBPS Clerk Prelims Examination 5th, 12th & 13th December 2020
IBPS Clerk Mains Examination 24th January 2021

Steps to Apply Online for IBPS Clerk 2020 Exam?

  1. Visit the official website of IBPS @www.ibps.in
  2. Search in the new notification box reading Click here to IBPS Clerk application form”
  3. Click on the link New Registration’
  4. Fill up all the required details correctly including post name, state vacancy, educational qualification, mobile number, email ID and security code.
  5. Submit the application fee as per your category & download the e-receipt for future reference
  6. The registration number and password will be sent on your registered email ID and mobile number.
  7. Download the application form and remember your password as you will need it later.

Revised Eligibility Criteria for IBPS Clerk 2020

Educational Qualifications (As on 06.11.2020)

A Degree (Graduation) in any discipline from a University recognised by the Govt. Of India or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government. The candidate must possess a valid Mark-sheet / Degree Certificate that he/ she is a graduate on the day he/she registers and indicate the percentage of marks obtained in Graduation while registering online.

Computer Literacy: Operating and working knowledge in computer systems is mandatory i.e. candidates should have Certificate/Diploma/Degree in computer operations/Language/ should have studied Computer / Information Technology as one of the subjects in the High School/College/ Institute.

Proficiency in the Official Language of the State/UT (candidates should know how to read/ write and speak the Official Language of the State/UT) for which vacancies a candidate wishes to apply is preferable.

Age Limit (As on 01.09.2020)

The minimum age to apply for Clerk recruitment is 20 years and maximum age is 28 years