LIC Assistant Analysis: Check Prelims Exam Analysis 2019 & Review

LIC Assistant Analysis: Check Prelims Exam Analysis 2019 & Review

ByKanika Ralhan  |  Updated on: Nov 21, 2020
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LIC Assistant Qualifying Marks

The LIC Assistant Prelims Qualifying Marks is:


No. of Questions


Minimum Qualifying Marks




English Language/Hindi Language





20 mins

Numerical Ability 





20 mins

Reasoning Ability





20 mins 

LIC Assistant Exam Analysis 2019: Highlights

Highlights of the exam/Changes introduced in LIC Assistant Prelims exam:

  • The sequence of the sections- English/Hindi, Quant, Reasoning
  • Most Difficult sections - Quant
  • The easiest Section - English/Hindi
  • The overall level of this shift of LIC Assistant Prelims exam was easy
  • Reasoning Ability: Puzzles were majorly asked in this section
  • Quantitative Aptitude: Simplification & Arithmetic Questions were asked in the majority
  • English Language: It was easier than the other two sections. Students were able to attempt around 25 questions easily with accuracy

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LIC Assistant Prelims Exam Review 2019 - Shift 1

Quantitative Aptitude Exam Analysis of LIC Assistant Prelims 2019

The overall level of the section: easy - Moderate

Go through the topic wise question distribution of the Quantitative Aptitude Section. 

Topic Name

No. of Questions

Topic Details

Number Series

5 Questions

  • Missing number series was asked
  • Basic calculation based questions were asked


14 Questions

  • A thorough practice of BODMAS rules-based questions would certainly come in handy while solving these questions
  • The questions asked were easily doable

Data Interpretation

6 Questions

  • A Bar Graph was asked in this slot
  • Details of the number of calculators sold were given


10 Questions

  • The miscellaneous arithmetic questions asked were slightly time-consuming. 
  • Topics like Time & Work, Partnerships, Simple & Compound Interest, Profit & Loss, Mixtures, Time Speed & Distance, Percentages, Mensuration etc were asked. 

Reasoning Ability Exam Review of LIC Assistant Prelims 2019

The overall level of the Reasoning ability section was Easy to Moderate. Check out the topic-wise questions asked in this section below:

Topic Name

No. of Questions

Topic Details

Puzzles & Seating Arrangement

15 Questions
  • One floor based puzzle of the single parameter was asked. 8 floors were there
  • One circular sitting arrangement was asked, 8 persons facing inside
  • One scheduling puzzle was asked, days given were Monday to Sunday


4 questions
  • Questions of this topic were very easy and direct


4 Questions
  • Old pattern-based Syllogism was asked

Blood Relation

3 Questions
  • Questions asked were very easy

Alphanumeric Series

9 Questions
  • It was based on some words and numbers
  • One number series and one alphabet series was given

English Language Exam Analysis of LIC Assistant Prelims 2019

The overall level of the English Language section was Moderate. Go through the questions asked from different topics in the English section below:

Topic Name

No. of Questions

Topic Details

Reading comprehension

10 Questions
  • Vocab: words asked were POUNCE and SNEAKED

Para jumble

5 Questions
  • It was easy and based on old pattern

Fill In the blanks

4 Questions
  • 4 sentences need to be arranged

Error Spotting

4 questions
  • This was a new pattern error spotting. 5 sentences were provided. Students were required to find the correct sentence. One option was none of the above sentences.

Inappropriate word usage

3 questions
  • Words given in bold were to checked if they are grammatically correct or not

Find the correct Sentence

4 Questions
  • Out of given 4 sentences, students were need to find the correct sentence

LIC Assistant Prelims 2019: Difficulty Level and Number of Good Attempts

After considering the section-wise and overall level of the LIC Assistant Preliminary exam, below is the number of good attempts for this exam:

Overall Good Attempts(With accuracy and out of 70)

60+ Questions

Reasoning Ability Good Attempts

30 + Questions

Quantitative Aptitude Good Attempts

30 + Questions

English Language Good Attempts

23 + Questions

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This was the exam analysis for LIC Assistant Pre 1st Shift. Stay Connected. We will soon share with you the Memory Based Questions asked in LIC Assistant Prelims Exam 2019.

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LIC Assistant Analysis FAQs

  • As per the analysis, the easiest section in the LIC Assistant exam was English.

  • As per the analysis, the most difficult section was Quantitative Aptitude.

  • LIC Assistant exam analysis helps you evaluate your performance by checking your responses with the answer key. Candidates will have an estimated idea about their performance so that they are prepared for the result.

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