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LIC ADO exam Sample Papers, Books & Exam pattern

LIC ADO exam sample papers books exam pattern
Where to find those LIC ADO exam sample/model papers? Which book to study for LIC ADO exam? These are the questions you naturally have if you are one of those aspirants for LIC ADO positions and this blog post tries to provide you just these answers – the study materials for LIC ADO exam.

You may also go though a recent blog post of mine titled: LIC Apprentice DO recruitment 2012: Notification, Eligibility, Forms, which tells you what are the eligibilities for this exam and how to apply for the same. Also by “ADO” I mean here Apprentice Development Officers in LIC. But however, the exam pattern (i.e. test sections) of Assistant Development Officers is same as Apprentice Development Officers and hence these study materials can also be used as study materials for LIC Assistant Development Officers exam.

Lets begin by knowing what is the exam pattern of LIC ADO exam.

LIC ADO exam pattern:
The selection process for LIC ADO position consists of an Online test followed by interview. The Online test is of two hour duration and consists of following two papers
Paper-1: Test of Reasoning and Numerical Ability.
Paper-2: GK/Current Affairs & English Language.
You have to qualify in each paper individually and should also obtain minimum marks in the aggregate of the two papers to qualify for the interview.

LIC ADO exam syllabus:
LIC has not specified any set syllabus for the LIC ADO exam. The reason being simple –the papers are of very general in nature. However following information on what are the test sections with short descriptions would help you know about them better:

Test of Reasoning Ability:
Test of Reasoning judges your ability for logical reasoning – in both verbal and non-verbal area.

Test of Numerical Ability:
Test of Numerical Ability determines your speed in working at numerical calculations.

General Knowledge and Current Affairs:
GK/Current Affairs determine your knowledge of the current events and of such matters of everyday observation and experience as may be expected of an educated person.

Test of English Language:
This test is to determine your knowledge of English - vocabulary, expressions etc.

LIC ADO exam cut-off:
The cut-off marks for LIC ADO written exam would be based on the relative performance of all the candidates and can therefore be known only when the exam is over and answers of all the candidates are evaluated.

LIC ADO exam Sample/Model papers:
You may be searching for sample/model/previous year’s papers of LIC ADO exam. Therefore I did the search for you on the net and found the following papers of LIC ADO exam, which would throw light on what kind of questions are asked in the written exam.

Sample papers for LIC ADO exam paper-1:
LIC ADO Exam Solved Paper (Numerical Ability) – contains 50 solved questions.

Sample papers for LIC ADO exam paper-2:
LIC ADO Exam Paper-2007 (GK and Current Affairs) – contains 26 solved questions from

The above sample/previous years papers of LIC ADO exam can be used to know what type of questions are asked. However, for in-depth preparation you need to use the prep-books, which gives you more questions.

LIC ADO exam books:
LIC ADO Exam Prep Book
I found following books on net for preparation for LIC ADO Exam. These books are available in most of the bookstores, but you can also order them online by clicking the links below, from which offers huge discounts upto 10%,apart from free shipping/postage in India if the order exceeds Rs. 300/=. You can choose to pay through Credit Card/Debit Card/Internet Banking. You can also choose to pay through “Cash-on-Delivery” i.e. you pay in cash only when the same is delivered at your doorstep:

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Hope above study materials (i.e. sample papers & books) for LIC ADO exam helps you to clear the LIC written exam. But how do you prepare for LIC ADO exam Interview?

LIC ADO exam Interview preparation:
For Interview, click here to visit this article, which tells you what are the requirements an interviewer looks for in you. It also gives you an interesting YouTube video telling you how you can also analyze an interviewer and hence be prepared for it. And than it gives you a list of 99 interview questions, which are most repeated in every other interview! These questions helps you prepare yourself.

Best wishes!