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# Last Minute Tips For IBPS Clerk Prelims 2017

Mahendra Guru

“Rome was not built in a day” is an old saying which means that a big task cannot be completed in a day but the “Golden touch” is always the last touch.

So, here we are to guide you with the last day tips.

Let’s first discuss “What to do”:

1.) Try to revise Square and Cube as much as you can.

2.) Try to practice calculation in your mind whenever you get time.

3.) Go through the basic concept of each chapter once.

4.) Make your strategy of attempting the section, i.e. what to attempt first and what last.

5.) Divide time for each section properly. (Time management can be varied from person to person)

6.) Take a proper nap before exam.

7) Try to attempt two mock test at least with this time division.

 Section Time to be allocated. English Language 15 minutes Approx. Reasoning Ability 20 minutes Approx. Numerical Ability 25 minutes Approx.

Now let’s discuss "what not to do"

1.) Do not try to learn new chapter.

2.) Do not tired your eyes before exam by studying too much.

3.) Do not to get in the discussion with friends about exam.

4.) Do not to get to excited or nervous after the attempt of mock paper when you get positive or negative result.

5.) Do not wander around to relax yourself instead take small nap if you want to relax.

The following can be the safe attempt section wise for this examination:

Numerical Ability:-

1) Simplification (10-15)

2) Number Series (5)

3) D.I. (5)

4) Miscellaneous (Percentage, Time & Work, SI & CI etc.) (10-15)

Paper is expected to be easy to moderate.

Safe Attempt would be around 20-25 atleast.

Reasoning Ability:-

1.) Sitting Arrangement (A) Linear (B) Circular

2.) Puzzle (A) Month/Day Base (B) Box puzzle (C) Floor puzzle (D) Three Variable puzzle.

3.) Syllogism with three statement

4.) Inequality with 2 statements

5.) Direction

6.) Blood Relation

7.) Order Puzzle

8.) Alphabetical Series (A) 3 Digit numbers (B) 3 Letter Words

9.) Coding Decoding

Paper is expected to be easy to moderate.

Sitting and Puzzle will be 15 to 20 marks

Syllogism and inequality 5 to 10 marks

Alphabetical and Coding 8 to 10 marks

Direction, Order puzzle and Blood relation will be 3 to 7 marks

English Language:-

2) Cloze Test

3) Error Detection

4) Para jumbles

5) Phrase Replacement.. etc.