Students aiming to clear SBI Clerk 2021 Exam must have tightened their belts and started their preparation. Before practicing online, it is a must for the candidates to go through the theory of all the subjects from the best books available in the market for SBI Clerk exam preparation.
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For effective preparation, we are providing the list of SBI Clerk books of all subjects so that you can understand the theory of all topics easily. So, check the complete list of English, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning, and General Awareness books for your exam preparation now!
List of Best Books for SBI Clerk 2021 (Prelims/Mains)
Whenever you start your exam preparation, you must be clear with the exam pattern and topics to study for a particular subject. Based on this, you can select books to start with. In the tables below, we have shared the details of the Prelims & Mains exam pattern, a list of important topics to study as well as the section-wise important books from where you can study the respective topics.
1. Quantitative Aptitude Books for SBI Clerk
|Magical Book on Quicker Mathematics by M. Tyra||BSC Publication|
|Data Interpretation by Arun Sharma||TMH Publication|
|Quantitative Aptitude by R. S. Aggarwal||S. Chand Publication|
|Topic-wise Solved Papers for IBPS/ SBI Bank PO/ Clerk Prelim & Mains (2010-16) Quantitative Aptitude||Disha Experts|
Go through the theory of all the topics properly. Practice previous year's questions so as to understand the level of the exam. Fasten your calculation by learning tables, squares, cubes, squares and cube roots, percentage values, etc. Avoid the use of a calculator while practicing. Improve your multiplication and division calculations to save precious time in the exam. Focus majorly on Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency Questions for the Mains phase exam.
2. Reasoning Books for SBI Clerk
|A New Approach to Reasoning Verbal and Non-Verbal||Arihant Publication|
|Modern Approach to Verbal Reasoning by R. S. Agarwal||S. Chand Publication|
|Analytical Reasoning by M. K. Pandey||BSC Publication|
|Bank Clerk Reasoning Chapterwise Solved Papers 2003 - Till Date||Kiran Prakashan|
Understand the basics of all the important topics from these books. Quick analyzing power is required to solve reasoning questions that can be developed only through practice. The Reasoning section is expected to be of a moderate level in the Prelims exam. The major chunk of questions will be from Analytical reasoning and puzzles of higher level in the mains phase. Practice a lot to have a good understanding of these topics.
Computer Aptitude will come in the Mains phase only. You can expect 5-10 questions from this.
3. English Books for SBI Clerk
|Plinth to Paramount (Both Volumes)||KD Publication|
|English Grammar & Composition by Wren & Martin||S. Chand Publication|
|Objective English by S. P. Bakshi||Arihant Publication|
|Word Power Made Easy by Norman Lewis||-|
|Bank Clerk English Language Chapterwise Solved Questions||Kiran Prakashan|
For the English section, reading skills matter a lot. It can be improved by reading a newspaper, books, and articles over the internet. It is also important to have a good command of vocabulary. Learn at least 5 new words daily and revise them weekly. To improve grammar, you should also possess a strong grip over tenses. Learn all the grammar rules for Sentence correction and sentence improvement questions.
4. General Awareness Books for SBI Clerk
|Objective Banking & Financial Awareness||Dhankar Publication|
|Banking Awareness (Objective with Subjective)||Sangram Keshari Rout|
|Banking Awareness (English, Paperback)||RPH Editorial Board|
If you have covered the current affairs of the last 6 months, then, the general awareness section can turn out to be quite scoring as well as easy to attempt. The habit of reading a newspaper will not only improve your general awareness section but will also enhance your understanding of the English section. Also, follow a good book for Static GK and Banking Awareness.
First, clear your basics and then go through the solved examples of the topics. Also, try to learn the shortcuts to solve the questions. After that practice questions and apply shortcut techniques. When you are confident with your basic preparation, start attempting to complete model practice papers.
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