IBPS Sample Questions and Model Papers

IBPS stands for Institute of Banking Personnel Selection and they conducts the Common Written Examination (CWE) for selection of personnel for Probationary Officer /Clerks Cadre/Management Trainee posts in the Public Sector Banks.IBPS conducts a exam twice in a year,IBPS PO exam held on September month for first time in that year,May be second time exam is held on March or April month. IBPS conducts a Exam For All Public Sector Banks Other than S.B.I and S.B.I Associates. Institute of Banking Personnel Selection and this is conducted the common written examination for post of PO / Clerks/management Trainee in under 19 public sector banks

Here we are provide sample questions you can say like a mock test comprises of 10 Questions. These will help you to know the quality of the questions. You can have a try. If you got more than 7 you can practice a bit and there are definite chances of getting a good score. If you are getting below 6 then and if you are serious about IBPS you need to practise alot. Questions are from previous papers.

 Also the previous question papers subject wise are given below





Direction (1 – 5) : In the following passage, the first and the last parts of the sentence are numbered 1 and 6.The rest of the sentence is split into four parts and named, P, Q, R and S. These four parts are not given in their proper order. Read the parts and find out which of the fourcombinations is correct.Then find the correct answer and blacken the appropriate rectangle in the Answer Sheet.

1.) 1. Making ourselves
P. our language
Q. part of growing into
R. masters of
S. is an important
6. full manhood or womanhood

2.) 1. The very first battle they fought
P. and they had to fall back
Q. cross the border
R. was lost
S. letting the enemy
6. an enter the country

1. A nation
P. the material assets it possesses
Q. is not made by
R. and collective determination
S. but by the will
6. of the people

4.) 1. When the Governor
P. the bell had rung
Q. justice should be immediately
R. he ordered that
S. found out why
6. done to the horse

5.) 1. When you ponder over
P. that the only hope
Q. you will realize
R. of world peace lies
S. the question deeply
6. in the United Nations

In the following passage, some of the words have been left out. First read the passage over and try to understand what it is about. Then fill in the blanks with the help of the alternatives given. Mark your answer in the Answer Sheet.

The language problem is not solved by deciding the medium of instruction in the education institutions. The problem is 81. between State Governments still 82. At present, each State Government is 83 the process of 84 the 85 language as the medium for 86 purposes. Then the need for a stable language for 87 communication 88. Moreover, the Central Government shall 89 adopt a particular language for 90 own official work.











Mental Ability 

1. The angles of a quadrilateral are in the ratio of 1 : 4 : 2 : 3. The angles are respectively :

2. A circle of 1 m radius is drawn inside a square as shown in the above figure. What is the area of the shaded portion in m²?

3. If 2x + 3y = 10 and y < 4, then

4. Ram started his journey at 9.00 a.m. at 8 km/hour. Hamid started from the same spot in the same direction at 9.30 a.m. at 10 km/hour. Hamid overtakes Ram at :

5. A can do a piece of work in 12 days and B can do it in 10 days and A, B and C together in 5 days. C alone can do it in:

6. The given diagram shows the population of a town. If the total population of the town is 7,20,000 then
the number of animals in the town is :

7. What least number must be subtracted from each of the numbers 17, 17, 34, 42 so that the ratio of first two is the same as the ratio of the next two?

8. A circular road runs around a circular garden. If the sum of the circumferences of the inner and outer circles is 88 metres and the radius of the inner circle is one-third of the outer circle, then the width of the road is :

9. A city has a population of 3,00,000 out of which 1,80,000 are males. 50% of the population is literate. If 70% of the males are literate, the number of literate females is :

10. The cost price of an article is Rs. 100. To gain 50% after allowing a 50% discount, the market price of the article is :

11. In three annual examinations, of which the aggregate marks of each was 500, a student secured average marks 45% and 55% in the first and the second yearly examinations respectively. To secure 60% average total marks, it is necessary for him in third yearly examination to secure marks :

12. If RUNNER is coded by SUMMER, the code for WINTER will be :

13. P is 300 kms eastward of O and Q is 400 kms north of O. R is exactly in the middle of Q and P. The distance between Q and R is :

14. A man borrows Rs. 1200.00 from a bank for a period of 3 months. He finds that he has to repay Rs. 1236.00. The bank rate of interest is:

15. In climbing a round pole of 80 metres height, a monkey climbs 5 metres in a minute and slips 2 metres in the alternate minute. To get to the top of the pole, the monkey would take :

16. A man travels by a car for 3 days. He traveled 10 hours each day. He drove on the first day at 45 km/hr, second day at 40 km/hr and third day at 20 km/hr. His average speed was :

17. 1Forty three persons went to a canteen which sold cold drink ‘Maaza’ and ‘Pepsi’. If 18 persons took Maaza only, 8 took Pepsi only and 5 took nothing, find how many took both the drinks :

18. A man works for 2 days and then rests for one day, then works for 2 days and rests for one day and so on. For everyday he works, he earns Rs. 100. How much will he earn from Monday to Saturday?

19. A rectangular plot of lawn of length and width respectively x and y metres is surrounded by a pathway of 2 metres width. The total area of pathway is :

20. How many triangles are there in the given figure?

21. Unscramble the letters of words and find odd one out.

22. A square park is surrounded by a path of uniform width 2 metres all round it. The area of the path is 288 sq. metres. The perimeter of the park is

23. What is the sum of 5x³–3x²–1 and 3x²+1?

24. India has won the “World Cup Hockey” title:

25. The price of T.V. set inclusive of sales tax of 9% is Rs. 13.407. Find its marked price.

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  1. Bhagyashree says

    plz send me the previous year solved question papers as well as the model questions with ans.for IBPS CWE for IT OFFICER to my mail id.
    i ll be really thankful to you

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