Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Negative Marking Guidelines for IBPS Clerk Exam

Negative marks IBPS clerk 2017

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection conducts the IBPS Clerk Exam every year to fill various vacancies in the participatory banks for clerical cadre posts. A candidate should be a graduate to apply for IBPS Clerk Exam 2017.
The Notification for IBPS Clerk 2017 Exam is out and the last date to register online is 3rd October 2017. IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam will be held on December on 02.12.2017, 03.12.2017, 09.12.2017 & 10.12.2017.
Negative marks IBPS clerk 2017
The candidates who apply for IBPS Clerk 2017 exam are probably worried about negative marking. At times a brilliant candidate who is about to crack IBPS Clerk exam stays back because he/ she answered questions they weren’t sure of.
It is important for you to know the percent of negative marking and be very sure of the answer before marking the answer of questions in IBPS Clerk 2017.

How much Negative marking is there for IBPS Clerk 2017?

Every wrong answer marked by a candidate in the objective tests both in Mains and Prelims in IBPS Clerk 2017 will be charged 1/4th or 0.25 of the marks assigned to that question.
Example: If a quantitative question carries 1 mark and the answer given by you is wrong then 0.25 marks will be deducted from your total score.

Is there any penalty for the Unanswered Question in IBPS Clerk Exam?

You can relax as no penalty is charged for any unanswered question i.e. no marks is either given or deduced for a question which is left blank in IBPS Clerk 2017.

How to avoid Negative Marking in IBPS Clerk 2017?

  • Strong Preparation:  It is important for you to prepare and practice for all the subjects in detail before attempting IBPS Clerk 2017 Exam. This will help you avoid negative marking for IBPS Clerk Exam. You should know the syllabus and question pattern in detail so that you can build a constructive plan to prepare for IBPS Clerk Exam.
  • Attempt Questions You are Sure About: Since you know the exam pattern and no of questions beforehand for IBPS Clerk 2017; you should first attempt questions you are sure of. Answer the questions based on the concepts you are confident of. This will help you first answer such questions which will help you to reduce your chance of losing marks in IBPS Clerk 2017.
  • Avoid Guesswork: Objective type questions give you a lot of scope for guesswork. Like everyone, we are pretty sure guesswork is the approach which is very convenient. But say a strict NO TO THE GUESSWORK. In IBPS Clerk 2017 Exam where there is a provision for negative marking, it's at the best that you mark only those answers of which you are sure of. Think, analyze, re-think before marking the answers in IBPS Clerk 2017.
  • Jump to another question: IBPS Clerk 2017 Exam has a time constraint exam. Do not waste your time on one question. If you are not able to answer a question, just move on to another and come back to the question when the time is left at the end.
  • Be patient: IBPS Clerk 2017 Exam can only be cracked with patience. If you attempt IBPS Clerk 2017 exam impatiently then you are more prone to lose your marks. Read the question carefully, do not be in a hurry, Be calm and solve the question and mark it when you’re sure of. The key to crack IBPS Clerk 2017 Exam is to be Patient.
Now that you know what to do and what not do in IBPS Clerk 2017 Exam, Start your IBPS Clerk 2017 Preparation by joining the free online IBPS Academy and download free ebooks for practice. 
Negative marks IBPS clerk 2017
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