LIC Assistant Mains exam 2019 analysis: Know expected cutoff
LIC Assistant Mains exam 2020: The Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) of India conducted the Mains examinations for the posts of Assistant. The candidates who have appeared in the examination rated the paper as moderate, with candidates mainly facing difficulties in the section of General Knowledge and Reasoning Ability.
The Mains examinations were conducted in two shifts all over India on Sunday, December 22, 2019.
The online examination comprised separate set of question papers for Part A and B states and Part C states. In both the papers, candidates had to answer a total of 200 multiple choice questions in 2 hours and 30 minutes.
The question paper also carried individual section timing for all the four sections — General/ Financial Awareness, General English, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability and Hindi language. Time allotted for each section was 30 minutes. For every wrong answer, 1/4 of the marks allotted to that particular question will be deducted as negative marking.
LIC Assistant Mains exam 2019: Section-wise analysis
Reasoning Ability: This section has 40 questions to be answered in 30 minutes. The difficulty level can be varied from easy to moderate. A good attempt can be 25-28.
General Knowledge: This section comprised of 40 questions. The difficulty level of the paper is moderate. The candidates can expect a good attempt between 20 to 25.
Quantitative Aptitude: There are 40 questions to be answered from this section. The difficulty level of the paper varies from easy to moderate. An attempt above 26 can be termed as a good attempt.
English Language: There are 40 questions in this section to be answered in 30 minutes. As the paper is easy, a good attempt around 28 to 30 can be expected.