IB ACIO Exam Analysis: 18th Feb 2021 Shift 1 : Read Detailed IB Exam Analysis

IB ACIO Exam Analysis: Ministry of Home Affairs has released the official notification for the post of Assistant Central Intelligence Officer (ACIO) Grade-II and Executives. The Intelligence Bureau has announced 2,000 vacancies for various posts. The selection process consists of Tier I, II, and III exams. The exam is being scheduled from today onwards. The IB is conducting the exam in 3 shifts. This is the first time IB is conducting an online examination earlier it was an offline exam.

GA & GS questions asked in IB ACIO Exam: 18th February

In this article, we are going to discuss the complete analysis of the IB ACIO exam conducted on 18th February 2021 in the first shift. 

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IB Acio Tier I exam pattern is as below:

Section No. of Questions Marks Time Duration
General Awareness 20 20 60 Minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 20 20
Logical/Analytical/Numerical Ability & Reasoning Ability 20 20
English Language 20 20
General Studies 20 20
Total 100 100
  • There is a negative marking of ¼ mark for every incorrect answer in Tier I.

IB ACIO Exam Analysis 18th Feb 2021 For 1st Shift

Good Attempts
General Awareness
Difficult 9-10
Logical/Analytical/Numerical Ability & Reasoning Ability
General Studies
Difficult 10-12
Quantitative Aptitude
Easy 17-18
English Language Easy 18-19

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IB ACIO Analysis for General Awareness & General Studies

IB ACIO Syllabus GA Section, This focuses on Current national & International events, banking, sports, awards, recruitments, etc. This section was of a difficult level.

Q. One question asked from Nitish Shrivastav
Q. One questions from UNESCO
Q. Women IAS from which state.
Q. Who is the Governor of Meghalya?
Q. Rohit Sharma is related to which sport?
Q.  Jharkhand’s Sohrai Khovar painting and Telangana’s Telia Rumal were given the Geographical Indication (GI) tag
Q. King of France at time of french revolution
Q. Bardoli Satyagrah leader
Q. Sunga Dynasty – Capital
Q. DRDO Bike Ambulance – Odissa
Q. Elon Musk – most satellite
Q. UP first CM/ Governor
Q. J Yato, watercolor painter
Q. Who said England is known as Land of Merchant
Q. Fundamental Duties
Q. Founder of INC
Q. Acid Rain
Q. Karakoram Range – 1. Connects India to China
Q. WHO declare Africa – polio free
Q. Kheetam lake – UP
Q.Peta person of the year – John Abraham

IB ACIO Analysis for Logical/Analytical/Numerical Ability & Reasoning Ability

In this section, the Logical ability of the candidate is checked and this is very important to be concentrate while solving these questions related to puzzles, seating arrangements. These are the topics asked in today’s examination.

Topics No. of Questions Level
Missing number Series 1 Easy
Mirror Image 1 Easy
Analogy 2-3 Easy
Blood Relation 1 Easy
Coding-decoding 4 Easy
Mathematical operations 1 Easy
Seating arrangement 1 Easy
Syllogism 2 Easy
Misc. 6-7 Easy

IB ACIO Analysis for Quantitative Aptitude

The below table will show the complete analysis of the topics asked in the IB ACIO 2021.

Q. Diameter of sphere is 21 find its volume
Q. Volume of cube is 64, find total surface area

Topics No. of Questions Level
LCM & HCF 3 Easy
Number System 2 Easy
Percentage 1 Easy
Profit & Loss 2
SI 1 Easy
Mensuration 2 Easy
Boat & stream 1 Easy
Missing Number Series (Matrix type) 1 Easy
DI (Bar Graph) 2 Easy
Simplification 1 Easy
Misc. 4 Easy-moderate

IB ACIO Analysis for English Comprehension

In english section, there were no comprehension passage.

Topics No. of questions No. of Attempts
Synonyms 2 Easy
Spell Check 1 Easy
Para jumble 5 Easy
Cloze Test 5 Easy
Fillers 4 Easy
Sentence rearrangement 3 Easy

IB ACIO Exam Analysis 18th Feb 2021 For 1st Shift: FAQ

Q 1. How many shifts are there for the IB ACIO exam?

Ans: There are 3 shifts for which IB ACIO is conducting the exam.

Q 2. What is the timing for the first shift of the IB ACIO exam?

Ans: The first shift will begin from 9 am to 10 am.

Q 3. What is the reporting time of shift 1?

Ans: The reporting time for shift 1 is 7:30 am and the gate will be close at 8:30 am.

Q 4. What are the good attempts for the IB ACIO 18th February Shift 1 exam?

Ans: The overall good attempts are 72-78.

Q 5. What was the level of the IB ACIO 18th February Shift 1 exam?

Ans: The level of the overall examination was Moderate.



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