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The exam of LIC ADO Mains was conducted today for 8,581 vacancies. Overall, the exam was of easy to moderate level with the Reasoning & Numerical Ability section being easy while the GK, Current Affairs & English Language section was easy to moderate and Insurance and Financial Market Awareness section was moderate in terms of the level of difficulty. Let’s have a look at the analysis of each of the section and the topics from which questions were asked.

Reasoning & Numerical Ability

This section was easy.

Topic No. of Questions
Puzzles & Seating Arrangement

  • Box based Puzzle with 6 boxes & no. of fruits 
  • Day based Puzzle with info on 6 Persons, 6 cities & Mon-Sat
  • Circular Seating Arrangement of 7 people & different places
  • Linear Seating Arrangement with Blood Relation having 6-7 people facing north
Inequality 4
Alphabet based 1
Approximation 5
Problem on Ages 1
Direction Sense 3
Syllogism 3
Data Interpretation

  • Pie Chart
  • Tabular
Word Problems 3
Total 50

GK, Current Affairs & English Language

This section which was a mix of CA & English was easy-moderate. Topics from which questions were asked in the GK section were Chief Guest of Republic Day in 2019, Union Cabinet Minister, Theme of World Environment Day, Venue of G20 Summit 2019, NAV, FATF Members etc.


Topic No. of Questions
Reading Comprehension Passage on Electric Vehicles 5
Error Detection 5
Sentence Completion 5
Cloze Test 5
Phrase Replacement 4
Identifying the inappropriate word 4
Word Usage 3
Current Affairs 15
Financial Awareness 2
Static Awareness 2
Total 50

Insurance and Financial Market Awareness

Questions from this section were overall moderate. Topics from which questions were asked are ULIP, LIC Act, Policy & Maturity Period, LIC Ombudsman, Term Insurance etc.

Good Attempts

    • Reasoning & Numerical Ability: 43-46
    • GK, Current Affairs & English Language: 40-43
    • Insurance and Financial Market Awareness: 34-37
    • Overall: 125-129



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  1. Subhash Singh Reply

    Your Current affair PDF really great for me for LIC ADO exam. Approximately I had done 95% question first time in any mains Exam.

    I want suggest you please Add some more section in your Current affairs PDF instead of question.

    Thanks for your updated500.pdf. 💯💓

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