HPSC Bank Preparation Tips 2021: Check Best Strategy for HPSCB Exam Here

HPSC Bank Preparation Tips 2021: Check Best Strategy for HPSCB Exam Here

ByAkash Mishra  |  Updated on: Jul 28, 2021
HPSC Bank Recruitment 2021 Notification out for 149 Junior Clerk and Steno Typist posts. Check here the exam date, apply online, syllabus, eligibility criteria, exam pattern and more.
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HPSC Bank 2021 Preparation Strategy

HPSC Bank Preparation Tips 2021: Himachal Pradesh State Cooperative Bank has earlier released notification for the post of Junior Clerk and Steno-typist posts. Students who are going to appear for the HPSC Bank 2021 exam must be looking for an effective HPSCB subject-wise preparation strategy.

A subject-wise preparation strategy is a crucial element in the exam preparation. Thus, BYJU'S Exam Prep experts have shared a detailed HPSC Bank exam preparation strategy to help you prepare all the topics asked in English Language, Numerical Ability, Reasoning, and General Awareness.

As you know, HPSC Bank has released a total of 149 vacancies for the post of Junior Clerk & steno-typist, and lakhs of aspirants will be going to appear for the competition. Thus, in order to beat the cut-throat competition, you need to follow a proper study plan and the right approach for the exam.

Here, we have shared an effective preparation strategy for the HPSC Bank 2021 exam which is scheduled to be held in the month of August 2021 tentatively. Kindly go through the entire page to get a complete idea about the HPSCB 2021 exam preparation strategy.

HPSCB 2021 Exam Overview

You can check out the overview of the HPSC Bank 2021 provided in the table below to understand the entire recruitment process of HPSCB.

ParticularsOverview
No of vacancies149
Exam dateAugust 2021
Subject in Prelims examQuantitative aptitude, Reasoning ability, English language
Subjects in Mains examQuantitative aptitude, Reasoning ability, English language, General awareness
Total time and marks in Prelims exam60 min and 100 marks
Total time and marks in Mains exam120 min and 85 marks
Marks allotted per question 1 mark
Type of examOnline objective
Last date to apply online2nd July 2021
Direct link to applyhttps://ibpsonline.ibps.in/hpscjrcfeb21/

Why HPSCB Exam Preparation Strategy is Important?

  • While preparing the strategy, you will get to know the important chapters of every section.
  • You will have a clear vision for covering the entire syllabus.
  • You can devise a proper mechanism for revision.
  • You can cover the syllabus well before the exam.
  • You can attempt a good no of mock tests.
  • You will get sufficient time for working on weak areas.
  • You will get proper time to go deeper in some chapters.
  • You will get proper time for mock test analysis.

Subject-wise Preparation Strategy for HPSC Bank 2021 Exam

Now that we have covered the important details about the HPSC Bank 2021 recruitment exam, we should now move forward to the subject-wise preparation strategy. Here we will discuss the detailed strategy to prepare every subject covered under the syllabus.

Students who are going to appear for this exam are requested to go through the entire article to have an overall idea about the subject-wise preparation strategy for the HPSC Bank 2021 exam.

Quantitative Aptitude Preparation Strategy

Quantitative aptitude is considered to be the deadliest topic among all the sections. Most students go deep into this section and avoid it. But remember, you only need to clear the basic concepts of 2-3 chapters first. Then all other chapters are based on the concepts of these basic fundamental chapters.

  • Revise tables up to 30
  • Learn squares up to 50 & cubes up to 20
  • Try to remember percentage to fraction and fraction to percentage conversion up to 1/25
  • Try to learn the inherent concepts of basic chapters like Percentage, Average, and Ratio - proportion this will help you in solving questions from other arithmetic chapters and questions from DI.
  • Learn some Vedic maths tricks for faster calculation that will help you in simplification & approximation.

Important Topics:

  1. Average
  2. Percentage
  3. Interest
  4. Partnership
  5. Time work
  6. Pipe & Cistern
  7. Time speed distance
  8. Ratio proportion

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Reasoning Ability Preparation Strategy

This section is less of remembering formulas and more of practicing and imagination power. The examiner will most probably try to check your common sense in the examination hall. So you need to solve a lot of questions from this section in order to have a good score.

  • There are very few shortcuts as far as the reasoning section is considered. The more you practice the better you will perform in this section.
  • You need to first learn the concepts of syllogism, inequality, direction sense, blood relation, order, and ranking.
  • Attempt as many sectional tests as possible.
  • The examiner will try to know your common sense and imaginary power in this section.

Important Topics:

  1. Inequality
  2. Syllogism
  3. Blood relation
  4. Direction distance
  5. Alphanumeric series
  6. Order & ranking
  7. Puzzle

English Language Preparation Strategy

Again this section is considered to be the deadliest among the students. They totally try to escape from it. But most probably you will be trapped in mains. Because in main, they will check your inherent comprehension ability and reading speed. So try to start English preparation from the 1st day itself.

  • There are basically 2 parts in the English section i.e grammar and vocabulary/comprehension.
  • Go through the rules of grammar from any standard book and then practice as many questions as possible. Do not try to cram any new rule.
  • For vocab, inculcate the habit of reading newspapers daily and note down new words.
  • Continue the process till the final selection and revise them in a regular interval of time.

Important Topics:

  1. Cloze test
  2. Reading comprehension
  3. Error spotting
  4. Para jumble
  5. Match the column
  6. Subject-verb agreement

General Awareness Preparation Strategy

Again some students finally do not get selected only because they can not clear the sectional cutoff of this section. Yes, there are many things to cover in this section, but with a proper strategy, resource and perseverance, you can easily score more than 80% marks in this section.

  • Practise/revise static gk MCQs from the BYJU'S Exam Prep app.
  • Cover the last 4-5 months of current affairs.
  • Cover the annual budget facts, capital, and currency of countries, the rank of India in different indices, and other important facts.
  • Read computer awareness from any standard book. Also, you can practice from the BYJU'S Exam Prep app/ website.

Important Topics:

  • National/International Appointment
  • Obituaries
  • Award Functions
  • New government schemes
  • Resignations
  • States in news
  • Prominent institutes in news
  • The rank of India in various Index
  • Names of Wildlife Sanctuaries and National Parks
  • Names of Stadiums
  • Names of Countries, Currencies and their Capitals
  • Names of Governors and Chief Ministers
  • Important Days and their themes
  • The merger of banks
  • small finance bank and payment bank
  • New policies introduced by the government
  • Capital market
  • Money market

Expert Tips to Crack HPSC Bank 2021 Exam

  • First, cover difficult topics for you and then you can go for the easier chapters.
  • While solving mock test questions you have to give equal focus on both speed and accuracy. Work on your calculations speed and solving approach.
  • During the initial hours of a day, revise the previous day's concepts and difficult questions and then go for the day's schedule. This is called a brainstorming session.
  • Mock test plays a very crucial role in your selection.
  • Analysis of mock tests properly is the most important phase of the mock test assessment process. This can be proved to be a game-changer.
  • Mock tests play a very important role in your final selection. So keep track of your no of attempts of mock tests for the HPSC Bank 2021 exam. 
  • You have to track important data points like no of attempts, accuracy, and percentile.
  • Keep a regular track of your accuracy while attempting mock tests
  • Do not blindly go for attempting maximum questions. 
  • Also, you have to keep track of your question-solving speed.
  • Remember without revising important concepts before attempting the exam, your preparation is nothing.
  • Try to revise at least twice before the exam.
  • With the revision, your mind will be able to effectively retain difficult concepts.

So this is all about the preparation strategy for the HPSC Bank 2021 exam. We have discussed broadly subject-wise preparation plans and tips. Also, we have discussed some expert tips to crack the HPSC Bank 2021 exam which will be extremely handy to keep in mind before few days of the exam.

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HPSC Bank Exam Preparation FAQs

  • Make a proper plan and follow a full-proof strategy for HPSC Bank 2021 exam. First focus on fundamental concepts and then practice questions. At last attempt mock tests.

  • By understanding the complete syllabus and exam pattern properly, you can streamline your preparation in accordance with the difficulty level of the topic as per your strength and weakness. This will help you make a proper preparation plan for the HPSC Bank 2021 exam.

  • The important & weightage chapters for HPSC Bank 2021 exam under quantitative aptitude are Average, Percentage, Interest, Partnership, Time work, Pipe & Cistern, Time speed distance, Ratio proportion.

  • Cover last 4-5 months of current affairs, read Lucent GK book, and practice questions from BYJU'S Exam Prep app/ website to cover general awareness for HPSC Bank 2021 exam.

  • The reasoning ability section is merely a game of common sense and imaginary capability. So you need to first understand the inherent fundamental concepts and then practice as many questions as possible for HPSC Bank 2021 exam.

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