# Exam Review - IPPB Assistant Manager Prelims - 8 January, 2017 - 1st Slot

Hello and welcome to exampundit. So here is the exam review of IPPB Assistant Manager 2017 Prelims 8 January, 2017. Thanks to Fighter and Abhilasha for the reviews in detail.

Reasoning

• Square Puzzle
• Machine Input/output
• Coding Decoding
• Blood Relation
• Inequalities
• Syllogism
• Day based puzzle
• Line arrangement

Quantitative Aptitude:

• 2 Data Interpretation
• Approximation
• Series
• Misc

English Language:

• 10 Cloze Test
• 10 Error Correction
• 10 Reading Comprehension

There were changes in Reasoning Pattern. There were Input/Output questions, however the aspirants attempted between 74-78 regardless of any category.

Review by Shashank Mishra:

Level : Easy-Moderate.

REasoning :

easy - moderate.
2 sitting arrangements ,1 Puzzle..all had just one variable.
-Straight line sitting ..8 people ,some facing north and some facing south
-Square sitting : person at corner inside and middle outside
-seven person attending meeting on different days from mon to sun.

I/O was a surprise..
4 syllogism
3 BR
1Coding decoding
2Misc
5 question  on arranging people according to their wt..weight of 2nd heaviest and lowest person were given ,had 2 question based on it.

QA : easy -moderate

2 DI ,one easy ,,other a bit calculative
5 number series easy
5 approximation
rest word problem.
note : word problems was good to go with .One should go for word problems after attempting the easier DI.....imo

English :
EAsy-moderate

RC..couldn't see, syn/ant
Cloze test :problems of road in African countries and its impact on economy.
Errors : Easy.

Try not to pick ,the arrangement circular/straight line which have inside/outside or north/south both directions involved,(I did that but couldn't do that in one go and it costed extra 5-6min)first. Rest 2 are easy and one can solve those in 7-8 min max.If you are left with some time then you can go for the left puzzle..
English was not hard so you can score mark there as well.
Thanks..
aimed 80+..ended up with 71..:(
ATB.:)