# The Bank of Baroda exam for recruitment of Probationary Officers 2017

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Important BOB Questions Asked on 27th May 2017 (Memory Based)

The BOB Probationary officer exam takes place in two parts –Descriptive and Objective on the same day. This article will give you a detailed BOB Analysis and enlist all the important BOB Questions Asked on 27th May 2017. Also, this article will give you:

• Overall Good attempt
• Expected BOB Cut off 2017
• Idea of the Difficulty level of Bank of Baroda Exam
• Questions asked in Bank of Baroda exam 2017

Note: You can practice the questions asked in Bank of Baroda Descriptive paper for your SBI PO Mains Descriptive Paper! Let us first take a look at the Exam Pattern of Bank of Baroda exam.

Bank of Baroda Exam Pattern 2017

 Test Type Test No. of Qs Max Marks Duration Objective Reasoning 50 50 2 hours (120 min) Quant 50 50 English 50 50 GA 50 50 Total 200 200 Descriptive English 50 50 30 min Total 250 250

To know more about the Bank pf Baroda Psychometric Assessment, Group Discussion and Personal Interview see the complete Exam Pattern and Selection Procedure of Bank of Baroda exam 2017.

Good Attempt – BOB Analysis 2017

• English → 22-25
• Reasoning → 32-36
• Quant → 17-22
• GA → 27-32
• Total → 112-123

Bank of Baroda Analysis for 2017 Exam

1. Reasoning
2. Inequality → 5 Qs
3. Puzzles → 4 sets (1 Linear Sitting Arrangement both North & South, 1 floor based, 1 Circular facing inwards)
4. Syllogism → 5 Qs
5. Data Sufficiency → 5 Qs
6. Miscellaneous →  Almost 15 Qs. Included Qs from Direction sense Logical Reasoning, Blood Relations, Order & Ranking, etc.
1. Quant
2. Approximation → 5 Qs
3. Quadratic Equations → 5 Qs
4. Data Interpretation → 3 sets (Table and Bar graphs)
5. Miscellaneous → Almost 15 questions based on Time Speed & Distance, Simple and Compound Interest, Profit and Loss, etc.)
6. Number Series → 5 Qs:
• 462, 462, 456, 432, ?, 252
• 193, 97, 49, 25, ?, 7
• 17, 24, 13, 26, 9, ?
• 1, 3, 10, 48, ?, 6432
• 174, 169, 162, 152, 138, ?
1. English
2. Reading Comprehension → 10 Qs (Difficulty level similar to SBI PO Prelims. 4 Qs on Synonyms- Antonyms)
3. Error Spotting → 10 Qs
4. Para jumbles → 5 Qs
5. Fillers → 5 Qs
6. Sentence Correction → 5 Qs
7. Phrase  Replacement → 10 Qs
8. Cloze test → 5 Qs
1. General Awareness
2. Static GK(8-10) → 8-10
3. Banking Awareness → 15-20 Qs
4. Current affairs → All others
1. BOB Analysis for Descriptive Paper:
2. Letter Writing (Easy)

– Choice between Formal and Informal letter
– The formal letter was based on Current Affairs as cyber crime was the topic of focus. Easy for those of you who have read this article before: Decoding Ransomware
– The informal letter topic was also very easy.

1. Essay Writing (Easy)

– There was a choice between ‘Time Management (punctuality)‘ and the good old ‘Nature Vs. Nurture’ debate.
– Both the topics were easy.

Let us now take a look at the Questions Asked in the Bank of Baroda PO exam.