BOM PO Exam Analysis 2016: Bank of Maharashtra

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BOM PO Exam Analysis 2016: Bank of Maharashtra Clerk Exam Analysis 2016

BOM PO Exam Analysis 2016

Bank of Maharashtra Probationary Officer (PO) Exam was held today i.e October 28th, 2016. Thousands of aspirants appeared for it.

The exam consisted of 4 sections – Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, English and General Awareness. The duration of the exam was 2 hours and the maximum marks were 200.

BOM PO Exam Analysis 2016: Bank of Maharashtra

  • Level of Difficulty – Moderate
  • Tricky Section – English
  • Easiest Section – General Awareness
  • Complex Section – Quantitative Aptitude
  • Surprises – The paper was predictable so no surprises as such except for English Section which was tricky (though simple). 
Section Good Attempt Time
Reasoning 30-34 30 mins
Quantitative Aptitude 24-28 25 mins
English 22-26 25 mins
General Awareness 35-39 20 mins

 

VIEW HERE THE QUESTIONS ASKED IN BOM CLERK EXAM 2016

Section Wise Analysis

Reasoning

  • Level: Moderate

The reasoning section was moderate this time and any well prepared aspirant would have easily attempted more questions with high accuracy.

Quantitative Aptitude

Level: Difficult

The Quantitative Aptitude Section was complex and only a student with a good grip over the mathematical concepts will crack this section. Also, shortcuts played an important role in this section , saving precious time of the students.

English

Level: Moderate

English was a little tricky. Simple but tricky. A good grip over the English language is expected here.

General Awareness

Level: Easy

General Awareness (with a special reference to banking awareness) was quite simple. In fact it was the most scoring section. Questions were mostly from popular news items related to the banking sector and many were were fact based. Static GK was a major chunk here. Students should score high in this section to be able to compensate for the overall marks.

Bank of Maharashtra PO Exam Expected Cutoff

Expected Sectional Cutoff

  • Reasoning Ability – 12-16
  • Quantitative Aptitude – 13-19
  • English – 9-12
  • General Awareness – 15-20

Expected Overall Cutoff

  • General & OBC – 88-95
  • SC –90-95
  • ST – 85-90
  • HI – 50
  • VC – 50
  • OC -50
VIEW HERE THE EXPECTED CUTOFF FOR BANK OF MAHARASHTRA PO EXAM