Dear mm expert readers. Today good news for you that we are here with Masters in How to Crack Bank Exams specialist Mr. Ravi Maheshwari (mm readers) who shared these 7 Days SBI PO Score Booster tips and tricks for SBI PO Recruitment 2016 Examinations. That means you read full detailed study for SBI PO Preparation Tips and Toppers Study Plan to Crack SBI PO 2016. Don't forget this “Your Background does NOT matter; your Confidence does.” So, Practice well and do well. This thing is well known that lac(s) candidates applied for SBI PO exam. The huge competition for these jobs is the main reason for applicants desperately looking to crack SBI PO exams. This is going to be toughest competitive banking exam in the history India. You prepare your Bank exam preparation with these useful resources.

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MM team presenting here How to Crack SBI PO Exam 2016-Tips/Tricks/Study Plan/Material/Important Aspects/Topics to Cover/Exam Pattern/Important Questions-Complete Details. We hope that you already study our article How To Crack SBI PO 2016 Exam in 2 Months? Study the smart way and save a lot of time! We know that every candidate who appearing in upcoming SBI PO exam has these some of the common questions asked by candidates getting ready for SBI PO exams 2016 like:-

What SBI PO study plan to follow?

What is the Exam Pattern for SBI PO exams?

What is the syllabus for SBI PO exams?

What is the syllabus for SBI PO exams?



7 Day's SBI PO Exam 2016 Preparation Plan



Learn tables, cubes and squares with short and basic concept


Practice online speed reading


Read basic grammar rules



Full Analysis of Previous Banking Question Papers


Revise Time and Work, Time and Distance, Simplification and Number system


Do at least 40 Objective questions from each chapter



Read Month wise current affairs and tick important highlights


Try a hard puzzle book


Practice online speed reading



Practice 10 reading comprehensions


Practice 20-25 Data interpretation Questions on an online test series available at meritmock


Practice 100-150 data sufficiency questions



Read a Important Vocabulary list. Download here


Practice 5 full length Question Paper Practice tests


Try to learn and practice shortcut tricks



Practice 5 full length Question Paper Practice tests


Review Previous Year IBPS Asked Questions And Answers


Prepare with How to handle Negative Marks in Bank Exams Online MCQs Test



Revise Current Affairs, Banking Awareness and Financial Awareness


Practice 5 full length Question Paper Practice tests


Review and Revise your Short study notes and content prepared by your self before exams

Important Exam Date(s) :

Since the SBI PO prelims exam is to be conducted on July 2nd, 3rd , 9th & 10th, MM team are publishing a very detailed study plan to help you prepare in 7 day's.

Before proceeding further, let us take a look at the exam syllabus first along with the topics to cover in each section.

It's near to impossible for those who never appeared for any online computer based banking MCQ mock exam. Cutoff is going to be more high than which is almost double to IBPS PO cutoff score.

Best Books for SBI PO Exam

Before moving with the SBI PO study plan, you need to have the necessary best books for SBI PO Exam that shall help you to self study from home or coaching institute.

All the books listed below are very popular among candidates.They have received many positive reviews & rated as cheap & best on online book stores.

SBI PO Syllabus Pattern Books to read will help you kick start your SBI PO preparation.

The State Bank of India (SBI) has published the SBI PO 2016 Recruitment Notification with some changes in the exam pattern. As per official news, SBI has changed the pattern ofSBI PO Mains Exam. According to the new pattern, there will be section wise timings in SBI PO Mains examination.

SBI PO Pattern

This is part 1 of SBI PO Syllabus Pattern Books to Read. The sbi po 2016 will be held in two phases prelims and mains.

SBI PO Prelims Exam Pattern

Preliminary Examination consisting of Objective Tests for 100 marks will be conducted online. This test would be of 1 hour duration consisting of 3 Sections .You will have to qualify in each of the three sections by securing cutoff marks to be decided by the Bank. Adequate number of candidates in each category as decided by the Bank (approximately 20 times the numbers of vacancies subject to availability) will be shortlisted for the Main Examination.

SBI PO Mains Exam New Pattern

SBI PO Mains Examination will consist of Objective Tests for 200 marks and Descriptive Test for 25 marks. Both the Objective and Descriptive Tests will be online. You can answer descriptive test by typing on the computer. Immediately after completion of Objective Test, Descriptive Test will be administered.

Objective Test: The objective test of 3 hours duration consist of 4 Sections for total 200 marks. The objective test will have separate timing for every section. The candidates are required to qualify in each of the Tests by securing passing marks, to be decided by the Bank. The SBI PO 2016 Mains New Pattern is given below

:Name of the SectionNo. of QsMax. MarksDurationReasoning & Computer Aptitude456060 minutesData Analysis & Interpretation356045 minutesGeneral Awareness about Economy/ Banking404035 minutesEnglish Language354040 minutesTotal1552003 hours.

Descriptive Test: The Descriptive Test of 30 minutes duration with 25 marks will be a Test of English Language (Letter Writing & Essay).Descriptive Test paper of only those candidates will be evaluated who have scored qualifying marks in the Objective Tests and are placed adequately high as per total marks in objective test.There will be NEGATIVE MARKING (1/4th of the max marks) for both Objective and Descriptive Tests.

SBI PO Syllabus

This is part 2 of SBI PO Syllabus Pattern Books to Read. The section wise syllabus is as follows:

SBI PO Syllabus Reasoning:

Sitting Arrangement.

Puzzle Test.


Data Sufficiency Problems.

Blood Relationship Problems.

Series Problems.

Input- Output/ Sequential Output Tracing.

Direction Sense Problems.

Statement Assumption/Conclusion/Arguement/Course of Action.

Ordering and Ranking.

SBI PO Syllabus Quantitative Aptitude:

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Click on the topics below to read concepts, tips and solve quizzes on those topics.



Simple Interest/ Compound Interest.

Profit and Loss.

Ratio & Proportions.

Time and Work.

Time Speed and Distance.

Data interpretation.

Data Sufficiency.

Sequence and Series.




Quadratic Equation.

SBI PO Syllabus General English:

Reading Comprehension.

Fill in the blank (Vocabulary based problems).

Sentence Correction / Spotting error (Tenses, Part of Speech, Active and Passive Voice, Subject Verb Agreement). Para jumbles. Antonyms/Synonyms based problems.

SBI PO Syllabus General/ Economic/ Banking Awareness:

The problems with this section is the range of questions is exceptionally LONG. Look at any of the syllabus of recent examination. you will find that at least 12-15 topics ranging from Current affairs. There is static GK for bank exams. Then there are Important Banking Terms Question Bank PDF Download available here. the RBI. the budget and so on. It is really tough for the candidate to answer them.You need to have a regular study.

SBI PO Books for preparation

This is part 3 of SBI PO Syllabus Pattern Books here To help you prepare the best here is a recommendation of list of books:

Preparation books for SBI PO 2016 Quantitative Aptitude:

NCERT books.

Fast Track Objective Arithmetic (Arihant) Rajesh Verma.

Quantitative Aptitude For Competitive Examinations (S.Chand) R.S.Agarwal

Preparation books for SBI PO 2016 Reasoning:

Verbal Reasoning By R.S. Agarwal.

501 challenging Logical reasoning problems.

A Modern Approach to Verbal and Non Verbal Reasoning (S.Chand) by R.S.Agarwal.

A new approach Verbal and Non Verbal Reasoning (Arihant) by BS Sijwali.

Analytical Reasoning by MK Pandey.

Preparation books for SBI PO 2016 General English:

Word Power made Easy By Norman lewis.

Objective General English By R. S. Agarwal and Vikas Agarwal.

Descriptive General English by S P Bakshi and Richa Sharma.

High School English Grammar by Wren & Martin.

Friends this is it for SBI PO Syllabus Pattern Books to Read for preparation of examination.We will soon publish detailed section wise SBI PO Syllabus Pattern Books for preparation. If you have any queries/questions. Feel free to ask them in the comments section below. And we will be glad to answer them for you.

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