IPPB: How to Prepare for Reasoning Section

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Oct 7, 2020

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Candidates must be aware of IPPB Exam pattern, so must be prepare according to the question paper, difficulty level, and type of questions to be asked in the exam. To make an ease, we have come up with reasoning preparation tips & tricks for IPPB Scale I Exam, which help the candidates in their exam preparation. Check Importance of IPPB Practice Papers

Reasoning is essential for problem-solving and decision-making. It enables people to make logical assessments, differentiate the good from the bad, and understand simple and complex situations presented to them.

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Reasoning for IPPB

Reasoning ability tests your logical thinking skills. This skill can be developed and mastered by solving a lot of puzzles, like Sudoku, crossword puzzles, etc. online and the games such as checkers and chess.

Important topics under Reasoning

Candidates should start from that part of question in which they are confident. Try to solve the paper within the time limit. As, majorly the topic - sitting arrangement generally would take more time. 

Ways to improve reasoning is to adopt critical thinking techniques, which are:

  1. Focusing on key points
  2. Asking questions
  3. Synthesizing

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Topic wise Reasoning Preparation Tips & Tricks

Inequality, Syllogism, Input Output, Data Sufficiency, Miscellaneous (Blood relation, Direction, Ranking, Alphanumeric Series, Coding Decoding)

  • Practice – Practice what you have studied is of utmost importance. After practicing, analyze your score & mistakes which you have made during the practice.  This exercise will give you an idea how to approach these topics in exams.
  • Puzzles + Logical Reasoning – Presently, at least practice 3 different types of puzzles & Logical Reasoning Questions. This will make you confident in attempting difficult puzzles during exam in quick & smart way.
  • Strategy – Slog yourself till the time you are not through with it. Keep revising the tricks that you have full command over side by side. Revise all the tips & tricks for each question.
  • Expect the unexpected – Since this is the first time IPPB is conducting the online examination, we cannot accurately predict the type and level of questions.

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Best Books for IPPB Reasoning Section

Good preparatory material is source of success for every exam. If you want to crack IPPB Exam, buy books according to syllabus and written by a good writer. NCERT Textbooks of class 11th and 12th are very good for building basics for Preparation. These books will help you in IPPB preparation.

Name of Book Author’s name ISBN No.
A Modern Approach to Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning R.S. Aggarwal 8121905516
A New Approach to Reasoning Verbal & Non-Verbal B.S. Sijwali 9351765105
Analytical Reasoning M.K. Pandey 8121905516

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.