SBI PO Mains 2017 Preparation: Last Minute Tips

The clock is ticking! Less than 2 days left for the commencement of SBI PO Mains 2017 Exam. The exam is scheduled on 4th June 2017. Hope, you have geared up with a thorough preparation of all the topics to be asked in the exam.

You require a correct mind-set before appearing for SBI PO Mains 2017 Exam. Sweat it out in peace and you will bleed less in war! Last minute preparation is really necessary as it will help you pin point important topics and prepare accordingly in the eleventh hour of the exam. Here are the last minute tips you would require to score good in SPI PO 2017 Mains.

Negative Marking

Do not forget about the negative marking incorporated in the Mains Exam. This will help you in choosing the right question to solve. A total of 0.25 marks will be deducted in case you attempt a question wrong. Practice various mock tests and practice papers to get more command over the syllabus. This will help you in reducing the chance of solving a question wrong asked in SBI PO Mains Exam.

Weightage of Topics

It is really necessary to know which topic holds more value than the others in each section, so that you can practice those questions multiple times. This will not only help you in increasing your speed during the examination but will also ensure the accuracy.

Objective Test

Section No. of Questions Marks
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 45 60
Data Analysis & Interpretation 35 60
General Awareness about Economy/ Banking 40 40
English Language 35 40
TOTAL 155 200

Descriptive Test

The descriptive paper is of 50 marks and candidates be assigned 30 minutes of time duration.

Practice for Descriptive Paper

Do not forget that SBI conducts descriptive paper in English and Hindi constituting of 60 marks. You have to write an essay and a letter in a stipulated time of 30 minutes. Go through the writing pattern and styles of Essay and Letters and practice accordingly. Here are some previous year topics:

Essay

Letter

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Section-Wise Important Topics & Questions

To prepare well for one of the most sought after banking exams – SBI PO, you must know the important topics & pattern of questions in each section that can’t be missed while preparing. Access the below given links to prepare the important questions and topics for objective test:

Reasoning Topics & Tips Computer Aptitude Data Analysis & Interpretation English Language

Time Management

As a number of questions need to be solved in a stipulated time, it is really necessary for you to be quick as well as accurate in solving a question in SBI PO Mains 2017 Exam. Take up a mock test, set the timer and look which section requires more time to be solved. This will help you to segregate your time accordingly for each section. Doing this will not only help you in solving more number of questions in less time but will also help you in getting those questions correct. Less negative marking will help you fetch more marks in SBI PO Mains 2017 and will solidify your chances of getting selected for the post of Probationary Officer in SBI.

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Stay Motivated

You know you have prepared well, you know all your strength and you weaknesses, you have been honing your skills really well all this time. You know you can nail it. Believe in yourself! This is your moment. All the preparation, those sleepless nights, everything is going to pay off. Do not let any negative thought sweep through your mind. Keep everything at bay and focus completely on the exam. Trust yourself and you will see yourself scoring high in SBI PO Mains 2017.

Do not Panic

You need to relax. This is not the time to lose your confidence. You have to be calm and composed before going for the examination. Do not forget to relax your mind and body before SBI PO Mains Exam. Eat healthy food and take a good sleep in order to relax your mind and body.

Now that you know the last minute essence to SBI PO 2017 Mains Examination, you can go ahead and learn from the experiences of the toppers from the previous years. The link to the same is given below.

All the best!

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