Keep calm and sail through, if you wish to qualify the IBPS Clerk 2016 exam. If you have been preparing for your exam with all honestly and religiously, but are nervous at the final show time, this article will surely help you get over your exam fever. These are your quick preparation tips for IBPS Clerk 2016. By now, you would have prepared more or less the entire syllabus. It would just be a little here and a little there scenario now, right? Have a look at these quick preparation tips for your exam and get filled with confidence.
Time Management: Which section to appear first?
Attempt the sections which are your strong point. Leave the time taking sections for later stage. But, make sure that you decide about it before starting the exam.
There are a total of 50 questions carrying one mark each in every section. Target not more than 30-40 minutes for your strong section. You can be even faster than this. This will give you more time in your weaker sections.
Accuracy: How to avoid negative marking in IBPS Clerk 2016 exam?
Accuracy is all that matters for qualifying IBPS Clerk 2016 exam. You all know that there is a negative marking scheme of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer. The best thing in such a scenario is, when in doubt, leave. Remember, correct answers value more. If you can correctly answer 20-25 questions in General Awareness section, you can also get some grace marks. So, make sure that you first complete the questions which you are 100% sure. Then go to second-most confident questions.
Focusing on the main topics for the last minute IBPS Clerk 2016 exam
Look at these topics, which should be your focus areas in the last minute preparation-
Reasoning- Seating arrangements, Placements and puzzles, syllogisms and deductive reasoning
Quantitative- Squares & square roots, cubes & cube roots, ratio-proportion, profit and loss, Compound Interest & Simple Interest
Computers- Just go through your notes and important points
General Awareness- Remain banking-centric and have an eye for important policies and programmes
English- Grammar, Basic language and Comprehension
Overall, all you need to do is relax, after you have prepared well. Just be confident to qualify IBPS Clerk 2016 exam.