**Hello Friends **🙂

We bring to you a complete analysis of the third day of SBI Clerk 2016 with exact questions from various slots! The paper in all the slots was exactly on the same lines as yesterday. Most of the students have reported about ** 60-65 attempts. The pattern of the 1^{st} and the 3^{rd} slots was same and so were in the 2^{nd} and the 4^{th} slots. **The pattern of the questions asked was also same. Only the values changed. Let’s have a look!

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*Slot#01: **Exact Questions*

*Slot#01:*

*Exact Questions*

**Reasoning Ability:**

** (Circle Puzzle)** Read the instructions and answer the questions that follow:

Q is sitting third to the right of S. Only one person sits between Q and O. Three people sit between V and O. R is second to the right of V. P sits third to the right of Q. T is not an immediate neighbour of O and S.

** (Puzzle) **Read the instructions and answer the questions that follow:

S works on Thursday. One person works between S and U. Three people work between U and P. The number of people who work between Q and S is same as between Q and P. U is immediately followed by R. V is not on Monday.

*(Singles)*

- K scores the highest amongst K, M, N, O and L. M scores more than N but less than O and N is not the lowest scorer. Who scores lowest?
- How many pairs of letters are there in the word ‘HIDES’ which has as many as letters between them in the words as in the alphabet?
- If HERE is coded as GHUD and RICH is coded as QLFG then how is GAPS coded?

** (Number Series) **Following questions are based on the five numbers given below.

**783 364 826 627 863**

- If the 2
^{nd}and 3^{rd}digits of all the number are multiplied then which of the following will be the lowest according to their products? - If 2 is subtracted from the 1
^{st}digit of every odd number and 2 is added to the last digit of every even number how many numbers will have repetitive digits? - If the digits of all the numbers are arranged in the descending order within the numbers then which of the following will be the 2
^{nd}lowest? - If the 1
^{st}and the 2^{nd}digits of each numbers are interchanged then which of the following numbers will be 2^{nd}highest? - If the first and the third digits of each number are added then which of the following would be 3
^{rd}highest?

*(Directions)*

- A person starts walking from the point A towards the west. After walking for 12 he reaches a point B from where he takes a right turn and walks 6 km, he then takes a left and walks 7 km to reach point D. Point C is 10 km to the south of A. Point E 19 km towards the west of C.

(A) C is in which direction with respect to B?

(B) How far and in which direction is point E with respect to D?

**Numerical Ability:**

*(Series)*

- 9, 5, 6, 10.5, 23, ?
- 68, 71, 79, 94, 118, ?
- 5, ?, 4, 24, 192, 1920
- 18, 31, 33.6, 72.6, 77.8, ?
- 78, 38, 18, 8, ?, 0.5

*(Singles)*

*Slot#02: Exact Questions*

*Slot#02: Exact Questions*

**Reasoning Ability**

*(Inequality)*

**Statement:**C ≤ O = M ≥ E, M ≥ V, M < J

**Conclusion:** (I) C > O (II) 0 ≥ V

**Statement:**S ≥ J = R ≥ A ≥ T, A ≥ Y

**Conclusion**: (I) S > Y (II) S = Y

**Statement:**A ≥ B ≥ C ≤ D ≤ E

**Conclusion:** (I) A ≥ D (II) C ≤ E

**Statement:**B > E ≥ G ≥ N

**Conclusion:** (I) B > N (II) B = N

**Statement:**A < V ≤ F < R ≥ I

**Conclusion:** (I) I ≥ V (II) R ≤ A

*(Directions)*

- A person starts walking from a point P in the north and reaches a point Q after walking 7 km. He then takes a right turn and walks 15 km before taking a left turn and walking 2 km to reach point R. Point A is 8 km to the west of point P and 9 km to south of point B.

(A) How far and in which direction is point R with respect to point B?

(B) In which direction is point B from point Q?

*Coding*

**He is different** is coded as **6 1 9**

**One different** man is coded as **9 6 1**

(A) What is the code of **different**?

*Number Series*

Following questions are based on the five numbers given below.

**562 429 936 685 257**

- If the 1
^{st}and 2^{nd}digits of all the number are multiplied then which of the following will be the 2^{nd}lowest according to their products? - If 2 is subtracted from the 2
^{nd}digit of every odd number and 3 is added to the last digit of every even number how many numbers will have repetitive digits? - If the digits of all the numbers are arranged in the ascending order within the numbers then which of the following will be the 2
^{nd}highest? - If the 1
^{st}and the 2^{nd}digits of each numbers are interchanged then which of the following numbers will be the 3^{rd}lowest? - If the first and the third digits of each number are added then which of the following would be the 3
^{rd}highest?

*Blood Relation*

U is the mother of K.K & T is a married couple. J is the mother of T & is married to S. S is the father of R. T is the only daughter of J.

- If T is the mother of X, then how is R related to X?
- How is K related to S?
- How is R related to K?

**Numerical Ability**

*(Simplification)*

*(Series)*

- 63, 66, 74, 89, 113, ?
- 15, 8, 9, 15, 32, ?
- .25, ?, 2, 12, 96, 960
- 19, 33, 35.8, 77.8, 83.4, ?
- 110, 54, 26, 12, ?, 1.5

*(Singles)*

- Jar A contains x ml of Pure Milk only. A 52 ml mixture of milk & water in the respective ratio of 4:9 is added to Jar A. The new mixture in A contains 62% milk, what is the value of x?

- The sum of 4 consecutive even numbers is 97 more than the sum of three consecutive odd numbers. If the smallest odd number & smallest even number is 77. What is the smallest even number?

- The speed of boat in still water is 300% more than the speed of current. What is the respective ratio between speed of boat in downstream & that in upstream?

- Train A is running at a speed of S m/sec cross a platform double its length in 48 m/sec. The same train travelling at S + 5 m/sec can cross in 36 sec. What is the value of S?

- A shopkeeper sold an article at 10% discount & earned 26% profit. By what percent the Marked Price of article more than the Cost Price of article?

- Radha spends 30 % of her monthly salary on rent. From the remaining she invested 25% on EMI & 30% on transport. She is now left with 11,200. What is the monthly salary of Radha?

- A can complete a work in 36 days, B in 15 days & C in 54 days. If A started working & left the work after working for 8 days, B takes over & worked for 5 days and then left. C then completed the whole work. Find the number of days in which the work was completed.

- Present age of Ram is equal to twice the age of Shyam. Had Shyam been 4 years younger & Ram 6 years older, Ram’s age would have been thrice Shyam’s age. What is the present age of Shyam?

- If four-seventeenth of x is equal to y and . Find the value of y.

- The average runs of a cricketer in a tournament in which he played 18 matches are 61. His average runs in first five matches are 72 & last eleven matches are 59. He scored 33 runs in the sixth match .Find the runs scored by him in the 7
^{th} - Circumference of a circle A is 45 m more than the diameter of circle B. Radius of circle B is 35 m more than the radius of circle A. What is the Circumference of circle B?

**English Language**

*Cloze test with answers: *

A greedy mouse saw a basket full of corn. He wanted to eat it. So he made a small hole in the basket. He ** squeezed** in through the hole. He ate a lot of corn. He felt full. He was very happy. Now he wanted to come out. He tried to come out through the small hole. He could not. His belly was full. He tried again. But it was of no use. The mouse started crying. A rabbit was passing

**. It heard the mouse’s cry and asked: “Why are you crying my friend?” The mouse explained: “I made a small hole and came into the basket. Now I am not able to get out through that hole.” The rabbit said: “It is because you ate too much. Wait till your belly**

*by***”. The rabbit laughed and went away. The mouse fell**

*shrinks***in the basket. Next morning his belly had shrunk. But the mouse wanted to eat some corn. So he ate and ate. His belly was full once again. He thought: “Oh! Now I will go out**

*asleep***”.**

*tomorrow**Slot#03: **Exact Questions*

*Slot#03:*

*Exact Questions*

**Reasoning Ability:**

*(Ranking)*

Out of O, P, Q, R and S, P is greater than Q and R. O is greater than P and S is greater than P. Q is not the shortest.

- Which is the 3
^{rd}highest? - Which of the following is the 2
^{nd}shortest?

*(Circle Puzzle)*

E, F, G, H, I, J, K and L are eight persons sitting around a circle facing the centre. Three persons are sitting between K and L. Two persons are sitting between H and L. J is second to the right of H. I is the immediate neighbour of H. G and K are not the immediate neighbours of F. Only two people sit between G and H.

*(Directions):*

** **A person starts walking towards the South from point D to reach point E by walking 11 Km. He then turns left and walks 7 km before turning left and walking 5 km and reaches F. R is 18 km to the east of F and 6 km to the south of S.

- R is in which direction with respect to D?
- How far and in which direction is S with respect to D?

*(Blood Relation):*

R is the only son of S. J has two children. K is the brother of U. U is the wife of Ss

- How is K related to S?
- If X is the grandson of J then how is S related to X?

**Numerical Ability**

*(Series):*

- 3, 18, 15, 24, ?
- 21, 37, 40.2, 88.2, 94.6, ?

*(Simplification):*

*Slot#04: **Exact Questions*

*Slot#04:*

*Exact Questions*

**Reasoning Ability**

*(Number Series)*

**783 864 452 953 328**

- If the 2
^{nd}and 3^{rd}digits of all the number are multiplied then which of the following will be the 2^{nd}lowest according to their products? - If 2 is subtracted from the 3
^{nd}digit of every odd number and 2 is added to the 2^{nd}digit of every even number how many numbers will have repetitive digits? - If the digits of all the numbers are arranged in the descending order within the numbers then which of the following will be the 2
^{nd}highest? - If the 1
^{st}and the 3^{rd}digits of each numbers are interchanged then which of the following numbers will be the 3^{rd}lowest? - If the 1
^{st}and the 3^{rd}digits of each number are added then which of the following would be the 2^{nd}highest?

*(Singles)*

- How many pairs of letters are there in the word
**POINT**which have as many letters between them in the word as in the alphabet? - In a number 278463 if one is added to each even digit and one is subtracted from each odd digit. The digits are then arranged in ascending order. Then which number will be third from the right side?
- Among T, U, V, W, X having different heights, U is taller than only T, X is taller than V but shorter than W.

(A) Who is the tallest?

(B) Who is the 3^{rd} shortest?

*(Blood Relation)*

B is the mother of only U & J. U is the brother of J. L is the son J. K is the mother of L & daughter of D.

- If x is the grandson B, then how is x related to U?
- How is K related to B?
- How is L related to D?

*(Coding)*

**LIST** is coded as **ILVQ**

**SIGN** is coded as **PLJK**

What will be the code for **HELP**?

** (Puzzle) **Read the instructions and answer the questions that follow:

Seven persons L, M, N, O, P, Q and R are working on seven days of the week starting from Monday and ending on Sunday. N works on Wednesday. Only one person works on the day between N and Q. Three or more than three persons work on the days between L and P. L works on the day immediately after Q works. O works on any day after P but before N. R works on any day but before M. P does not work on Saturday.

**Numerical Ability**

**(DI Table and Questions): ****The table and pattern of the DI asked was same in all the slots. Only the years and variables shifted their rows and columns. We are sharing one DI from the 4 ^{th} slot to give you all an idea! **

Read the following table carefully to answer the questions that follow: *(the data may have been changed a bit as it is based on memory but the questions asked were exactly these! The pattern was also exactly this. It would be good enough to get an idea. Still, 90% of the data is same as asked in the morning slot today)*

- Production of company B & D is decreased from 2007-2008 by 10% & 20% respectively. Then find the total production of B & D in 2008 together.

- What is the ratio of production of companies B & D in 2005 to the production of companies C & E in 2005?

- What is the percent rise in the production of company A from 2003 to 2005?

- What is the average production of companies C in 2004, E in 2007 & A in 2005?

- What is the difference between the production of companies C & D in year 2006 and B & E in the same year?

**All the Best! **🙂

Before You Move onto Another Important Update, Don’t Forget To Check ** SBI Clerk Prelims- May 28, 2016 Review**.