SBI Clerk 2016 Exam Syllabus & Pattern is being described below as per which the candidates need to prepare well for the exam. Syllabus for SBI Clerk will contain the questions from basic topics just to ensure that the candidate has basic knowledge of the fields. All the applicants need to prepare well for the exam so that they are prepared well for the interview.
Exam Pattern: The details of the exam are-
- Type- Objective
- Total Marks- 200
- Total Time- 2 Hours 15 minutes
- Subject Included- General English, Quantitative Aptitude, General Awareness, Reasoning, Computer Knowledge & Marketing Aptitude
NOTE: There will be negative marking in the exam- one-fourth marks will be deducted for each wrong answer
General English- The basic questions will be asked from language- verbs, noun, adjective, adverb, idioms, proverb, subject verb agreement, one word substitution, speech, narration, parts of speech, sentence formation etc. From vocabulary end, word meanings, synonyms and antonyms are asked in the exam. Comprehension passages followed by questions based on it are asked in the exam.
Quantitative Aptitude- Number system, LCM & HCF, Averages, profit & loss, simple & compound interest, boats & streams, problems on trains, mixtures & alligations, percentages, probability, permutation & combination, binomial theorem, decimals, discount, graphs & charts
General Awareness- The questions will be asked from current events which are happening all over globe, social, economic, political aspects of India, latest happenings, important dates & events of different events, scientific research etc.
Reasoning- The questions are asked from both verbal & non- verbal part- Number series, odd man series, arithmetical reasoning, missing pattern, blood relations, coding & decoding, statement & conclusion etc.
Computer Knowledge- Basic questions based on computers will be asked in exam- Microsoft Office (Word, Powerpoint, Access, Excel), usage of email and internet, networking basic concepts etc.
From marketing aptitude, some basic questions can be asked in exam just to ensure the skills of the candidate.
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