Preparation Plan for LIC AAO 2019 Prelims Exam


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Preparation Plan for LIC AAO 2019 Prelims Exam

LIC AAO 2019 Prelims Exam Pattern

FIrstly, we have to be familiar with the exam pattern of LIC AAO 2019 Prelims and a few important points.

S. No. Name of the Test (Objective Tests) No. of Qs. Max. Marks Duration Version
1 English Language 30 30 20 minutes English
2 Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes Bilingual
3 Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 20 minutes Bilingual
100 100 60

We have already mentioned the Key Points related to LIC AAO 2019 Exam. So, we recommend you to check it out.

Now, we have to remember a few important factors of LIC AAO 2019 Prelims.

No Negative Marking in LIC AAO 2019

So, at first and most importantly you have to know that there has been no mention of Negative Marking in LIC AAO 2019. Which means, people will attempt by guessing and may or may not be the cut-off go high.

Minimum Qualifying Marks in LIC AAO 2019 Prelims

Unlike other exams, LIC AAO Prelims 2019 will have a Minimum Qualifying Marks in advance. So, you have to score a minimum marks then make the cut-off.

Subject SC/ST Others
Reasoning  16  18
Quantitative Aptitude  16  18
English Language with special emphasis on grammar, vocabulary and comprehension  9  10

English Marks Won’t be Calculated

So, English Language test will be of qualifying nature and the marks in English Language will not be counted for ranking. That means, you just need to make sure you get 9 in English. No need to score a huge number in English unless you want to practice. Since there is no negative marking, you can practice English after securing 9 marks!

LIC AAO Prelims 2019 Selection Ratio

Candidates equal to 20 times of number of vacancies in each category, subject to availability, will be shortlisted for Main examination. So, the ratio per category will be 1:20 for LIC AAO Mains 2019.

Now, we will be focusing on the Preparation Plan for LIC AAO 2019 Prelims Exam.

LIC AAO Prelims 2019 – Important Chapters

So, here are the important chapters of Reasoning and Quantitative Aptitude for LIC AAO Prelims 2019.


  • Puzzle
  • Seating Arrangements
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Blood Relation Problems
  • Direction Sense
  • Alphanumeric Series

Quantitative Aptitude

  • Data Interpretation
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Average
  • Approximation
  • Number Series
  • Time & Work
  • Age Based Problems
  • Ratio, Time & Distance

So, the above mentioned chapters are important but that does not mean you will be leaving out the others. You can practice our quizzes from here.

Preparation Plan for LIC AAO 2019 Prelims Exam

The LIC AAO 2019 Prelims Exam will be held on 4th and 5th May, 2019. So, from 19 March, 2019 to 3rd May, 2019, you have 45 days in Hand. So, we are gonna break down the these 45 days into 3 fifteen days periods.

First 15 Days

So, for the first 15 days, you need to focus on working on the weaknesses and make sure you improve. This is not the ideal time to take mock tests. However, one free Mock test is ok.

Days Plan
1-3 Take a look back and list down your Strength & Weakness. After that, work on the weakness. Eg. If Puzzle is your weakness, start from the basics of Puzzle.
4-6 Now, you have start preparing subjectwise.

Regularly, Practice Puzzle, Seating, DI and Approximation

7-9 Start practicing more Approximation, Puzzle and Seating Arrangements
10-12 Now, start English along with Approximation, Word Problems and Puzzle & Seating Arrangements
13-15 So, now start practicing Word Problems, Approximation or Puzzle & Seating Arrangements. Whichever is difficult for you!


Second 15 Days

The second 15 days period will include improvising all the important chapters. We have not mentioned English because you do not need to qualify for that. So, for English, just prepare like other exams.

So, after 24 days, you start giving Mock Tests for LIC AAO Prelims 2019.


Days Plan
16-18 Puzzles, Seating Arrangements | Word Problems & DI
19-21 Blood Relation, Direction and other chapters | Word Problems and Approximation
22-24 Work on your Speed, make sure it is getting faster.
25-27 Mock Test 1-3 | Revision of all chapters
28-30 Mock Test 4-5 | Work on DI, Puzzle, Word Problems



Last 15 Days

The last 15 days will be very Important for your preparation. So, you have to revise all the important chapters once again and then start giving Mock Tests on a regular basis. The last 3-4 days should be just tightening the loose ends!

Days Plan
31-33 Revision of All Important Chapters
34-36 6-10 Mocks
37-39 11-15 Mocks
40-42 16-20 Mocks
43-45 Finally, make another Strength & Weakness List and check the difference by yourself!


So, this was our Preparation Plan for LIC AAO 2019 Prelims Exam. We have not given how many hours you need to study because that depends on individual person.

If you want, you can make some changes according to your own capacity.


So, all the best and start preparing for LIC AAO 2019 Prelims Exam!

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