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IBPS RRB Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis - 13th November 2016 (Slot 1/ Shift 1)

IBPS RRB Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis - 13th November 2016 (Slot 1/ Shift 1)

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The IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims examination is round the corner. The first slot of IBPS RRB Assistant Prelims Exam on 13th November 2016 has come to an end and students are curious to come across the analysis of the exam. We are here with the complete analysis only for you. Check it out:

Prior to the analysis of IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims, let us take a look at the IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam Pattern:

Serial No

Sections

No of Questions

Total Marks

Medium

Time Duration

1

Reasoning

40

40

English/Hindi

45 minutes

2

Numerical Ability

40

40

English/Hindi

Total

80

80

Note: Please note that there will be no interviews for the IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims examination.

Please note that the timings of the second, third, fourth and fifth slots are 10: 00 AM, 12: 00 PM, 2: 00 PM and 4: 00 PM respectively.

  IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims: 13th November 2016 (Slot 1)

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims – 13th November 2016 (Slot 1): Overall Analysis

The slot 1 was Easy - Moderate as far as the difficulty level is concerned.

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims – 13th November 2016 (Slot 1): Summary of Analysis

Sections

Good Attempts

Difficulty Level

Reasoning

27 - 31

Easy

Quantitative Aptitude

24 - 28

Easy to Moderate

 (A) Reasoning Ability:

(i) Good Attempts- If you attempt 27 - 31 number of questions, you can score the cut- off marks effortlessly.


(ii) Difficulty level: The difficulty of this section was Easy.

(iii) Topics from which questions were asked:

  • Syllogism - 5 ques.
  • Inequality - 5 ques.
  • Alphabetical Series - 5 ques.
  • Seating Arrangement - 5 ques.
  • Puzzles  - 5 ques.
  • Blood Relation - 1 ques.
  • Miscellaneous Questions - 14 ques.

Questions asked from Number Series:

  • 1   4   24   60   111   ?
  • 192   ?   48   24   12   6
  • 5   14   39   88   169   ?
  • 12    12   24   72   288   ?
  • 307   300   286   258   202 ?

(B) Quantitative Aptitude:

(i) Good Attempts- If you attempt 24 - 28 number of questions, you can score the cut- off marks effortlessly.

(ii) Difficulty level: The difficulty of this section was Easy to Moderate.

(iii) Topics from which questions were asked:

  • Number Series - 5 ques.
  • Data Interpretation - 5 ques. ( Based on male and female reading different magazines)
  • Approximation -  5 ques.
  • Simplification - 5 ques.
  • Miscellaneous -  20 ques. ( Age, Probability, Partnership, Profit Loss, Average, Boats & Stream, Compound/Simple Interest, Ratio and Proportion, Percentage, Time & Work)

Follow our website and stay connected for updates of upcoming slots….Till then, happy learning!

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IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims 2016 (12th November 2016): Questions Asked

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Hello People,

The IBPS RRB examination is round the corner. Now, every person’s curiosity is to know the types of questions asked in various slots of the examination. This will help students to get an idea of what to prepare. The questions asked in different slots of IBPS RRB Office Assistant 2016 are as follows:

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims 2016: 12 November 2016 - Slot 1

(A) Quantitative Aptitude/ Numerical Aptitude:

  1. Number Series:
  • 1, 2, 8, 48, ?
     
  • 12, 13, 17, 26, 42, ?
     
  • 1, 4, 18, 44, 83, ?
     
  • 8, 4, 4, 6, 12, ?
     
  • 157, 150, 136, 115, 87, ?

2. A man bought a second hand desktop and a laptop for Rs. 108000. He sold the desktop at a gain of 20% and the desktop at a loss of 10%, thereby gaining 5% overall. Find the cost price of desktop?

3. In a regular week, there are 6 working days and for each day the working hours are 8. A man gets Rs. 55 per hour for regular work and Rs. 40 per hour for overtime. If he earns Rs. 10,000 in 5 weeks, then how many hours does he work for?

4. A farm owner wants to get his farm painted. He is told that this would require 25 kg of paint. Allowing for 8.5% wastage and if the paint is available in 5.5 kg tins, the number of tins required for painting the house?

(B) Reasoning Ability:

1. Rohit starts walking from a point in south direction. After walking for 10 m he turned to his left and walked 5 m. Now he turned in opposite direction and walked 12 m before turning to left again. Next he walked 4 m and again turned to his left and stops after walking 6m. Find the distance from his starting point.

2. In the question below are given four statements followed by conclusions. You have to take the given statement to be true if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically not follows from the given statements.

Statements:

Some stools are tables
All stools are chairs
No sofa is fan

Conclusions:
I. No stool is fan
II. Some stools are not fan
III. All sofas are stools
IV. Some stools are not sofas

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims 2016: 12  November 2016 - Slot 2

(A) Reasoning:

1. Raman starts walking from a point in south direction. After walking for 25 m he turned to his left and walked 10 m. Now he turned in opposite direction and walked 15 m before turning to left again. Next he walked 5m and again turned to his left and stops after walking 6m. Find the distance from his starting point.

2. Pointing to a woman, Tariq said, “Her granddaughter is the only daughter of my brother.” How is the woman related to Tariq?

(B) Quantitative Aptitude/ Numerical Aptitude:

1. A hollow iron pipe is 18 cm long and its external diameter is 9 cm. If the thickness of the pipe is 3 cm and iron weighs 9 g/cm3, then what is the weight of the pipe?

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims 2016: 12 November 2016 Expected Cut-off

  • GEN – 33-36
  • OBC – 31-34
  • SC – 26-30
  • ST – 23-26
  • PWD – 14-19

Stay tuned for updates on questions asked in the upcoming slots. We wish you good luck!

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IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis - 12th November 2016 (Slot 4 and Slot 5)

IBPS RRB Assistant Prelims 2016 : Exam Analysis ( Slot 4 and Slot 5) - 12th Nov 2016

IBPS RRB is in the air! The IBPS RRB Office Assistant examinations had successfully carried out various slots and we are here with the in- depth analysis of slot 4 and slot 5. We went to different students and had interactive sessions with them. Students had extremely positive responses and were satisfied with their performances.

The timings of slot 4 and slot 5 are: Slot 4- 2: 00 PM onwards and Slot 5- 4: 00 PM onward

Let us take a look at the slot- wise analysis of Slot 4 and Slot 5 of IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims examination 2016.

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims: Slot 4

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims – 12th November 2016 (Slot 4): Overall Analysis

The overall difficulty level of the fourth shift was Easy - Moderate.

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims – 12th November 2016 (Slot 4): Summary of Analysis

Sections

Good Attempts

Difficulty Level

Reasoning

25-28

Easy

Quantitative Aptitude

22-25

Easy - Moderate

(A) Reasoning Ability:

(i) Good Attempts :  If you attend 25 - 28  number of questions, you will easily be able to clear the cut- off marks in one shot.


(ii) Difficulty level:  Easy was the difficulty level of this section.

(iii) Topics and No. of Questions

  1. Syllogism – 7 ques.

  2. Inequality – 5 ques.

  3. Series (Alphabetical) – 5 ques.

  4. Seating Arrangement (Square) – 5 ques.  (People sitting on cornors facing towards center & rest facing outward)

  5. Linear Seating Arrangement – 5 ques.

  6. Coding & Decoding – 5 ques.

  7. Blood Relation – 1 ques.

  8. Miscellaneous Questions – 7 ques.


 

(B) Quantitative Aptitude:

(i) Good Attempts: If you attend 22 - 25 number of questions, you will easily be able to clear the cut- off marks in one shot.


(ii) Difficulty level: Easy - Moderate was the difficulty level of this section

(iii) Topics and No. of Questions

1. Number Series – 5 ques.

2. Data Interpretation– 10 ques.

  • Tabular graph (based on production of 2 shoe companies)
  • Pie chart

3. Approximation – 5 ques.

4. Simplification - 5 ques.

5. Miscellaneous – 15 ques.

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims: Slot 5

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims – 12th November 2016 (Slot 5): Overall Analysis

The overall difficulty level of the fifth shift was  Easy.

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims – 12th November 2016 (Slot 5): Summary of Analysis

Sections

Good Attempts

Difficulty Level

Reasoning

26-29

Easy

Quantitative Aptitude

23-27

Easy to Moderate

(A) Reasoning Ability:

(i) Good Attempts:  If you attend 26-29 number of questions, you will easily be able to clear the cut- off marks in one shot.


(ii) Difficulty level: Easy was the difficulty level of this section.


 

  1. Syllogism – 5 Questions (Easy)

  2. Inequality – 5 Questions (Easy)

  3. Alphabetical Series  5 Questions

  4. Seating Arrangement – 5 Questions (Moderate)

  5. Linear Seating Arrangement – 5 Questions (7 people all facing north)

  6. Miscellaneous Questions – 15 Questions (Easy to Moderate) (Direction, Blood Relation, Ranking etc.)


 

(B) Quantitative Aptitude:

(i) Good Attempts:  If you attend  23-27 number of questions, you will easily be able to clear the cut- off marks in one shot.


(ii) Difficulty level: Easy to Moderate was the difficulty level of this section.

1. Number Series – 5 Questions (Easy to Moderate)

2. Data Interpretation(1 Set) – 5 Questions (Easy to Moderate)

3. Approximation5 Questions (Easy )

4. Miscellaneous – 15 Questions (Moderate)

5. Simplification - 10 Questions (Easy )

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IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis- 12th November 2016 (Slots 2 and 3)

IBPS RRB Assistant Exam Analysis -12 Nov ( Shift 2 and Shift 3)

The IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Examination is probably one of the toughest examinations of all. We discussed with the students and they had positive responses regarding the pattern and questions asked. The timings of the second and third slots are 10: 00 AM onwards and 12: 00 PM onwards.

Note: Please note that there will be no interviews for the IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims examination 2016.

The timings of fourth and fifth slots are 2: 00 PM and 4: 00 PM.

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims: Slot 2

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims – 12th November 2016 (Slot 2): Overall Analysis

The overall difficulty level of the second shift was Easy - Moderate.

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims – 12th November 2016 (Slot 2): Summary of Analysis

Sections

Good Attempts

Difficulty Level

Reasoning

25 - 29

Easy

Quantitative Aptitude

22 - 25

Moderate

(A) Reasoning Ability:

(i) Good Attempts- An attempt of 25 - 29  number of questions can be a good attempt to clear the cut-off marks.

(ii) Difficulty level:  Reasoning section was comparitively Easy.

  1. Syllogism – 5 ques.
  2. Inequalities – 5 ques.
  3. Puzzles–  15 ques.
  4. Seating Arrangement – 5 ques.
  5. Blood Relation –  1 ques.
  6. Miscellaneous Questions – 9 ques.

(B) Quantitative Aptitude:

(i) Good Attempts- An attempt of 22 - 25 number of questions can be a good attempt to clear the cut-off marks.

(ii) Difficulty level:  Moderate was the difficulty level of this section

1. Number Series – 5 ques.

2. Data Interpretation– 15 ques.

3. Approximation – 5 ques.

4. Quadratic - 5 ques.

5. Miscellaneous – 10 ques.

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims: Slot 3

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims – 12th November 2016 (Slot 3): Overall Analysis

The overall difficulty level of the third shift was Easy - Moderate.

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims – 12th November 2016 (Slot 3): Summary of Analysis

Sections

Good Attempts

Difficulty Level

Reasoning

24 - 28

Easy

Quantitative Aptitude

22 - 26

Easy - Moderate

(A) Reasoning Ability:

(i) Good Attempts- An attempt of  24 - 28 number of questions can be a good attempt to clear the cut-off marks.

(ii) Difficulty level:   This section was Easy.   Those who have practised enough can easily crack.

  1. Syllogism –  5 ques.
  2. Inequality – 5 ques.
  3. Alphabetical Series – 5 ques.
  4. Seating Arrangement – 5 ques. ( 8 people facing North)
  5. Circular Seating Arrangement – 5 ques.  (7 people all facing towards center)
  6. Coding - Decoding – 5 ques.
  7. Blood Relation – 1 ques.
  8. Miscellaneous Questions – 9 ques.

(B) Quantitative Aptitude:

(i) Good Attempts- An attempt of  22 - 26 number of questions can be a good attempt to clear the cut-off marks.

(ii) Difficulty level: This section was Easy - Moderate.

1. Number Series – 5 ques.

2. Data Interpretation– 5 ques.

  •      Tabular graph based on number of visitors of park on different no of days

3. Approximation –  5 ques.

4. Simplification -  5 ques.

5. Miscellaneous – 20 ques.

Stay tuned for updates on upcoming slots….Till then, Prepare, Practice and Prosper.

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IBPS RRB Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis - 12th November 2016 (Slot 1/ Shift 1)

IBPS RRB Assistant Prelims 2016 : Exam Analysis(12 Nov, Shift 1/Slot 1)

Success should not be a wish, rather it should be a commitment”

The IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims examination has completed its first slot which started at 8: 00 pm. The first shift (slot 1) had a great start with an overwhelming response from the candidates. The examination will be held in various centres across the country.

Let us take a look at the IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam Pattern:

Serial No

Sections

No of Questions

Total Marks

Medium

Time Duration

1

Reasoning

40

40

English/Hindi

45 minutes

2

Numerical Ability

40

40

English/Hindi

Total

80

80

Note: Please note that there will be no interviews for the IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims examination.

The timings of second, third, fourth and fifth slots are 10: 00 AM, 12: 00 PM, 2: 00 PM and 4: 00 PM.

                

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims: 12th November 2016 (Slot 1)

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims – 12th November 2016 (Slot 1): Overall Analysis

The overall difficulty level of the slot was Easy- moderate

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims – 12th November 2016 (Slot 1): Summary of Analysis

Sections

Good Attempts

Difficulty Level

Reasoning

22-26

Easy-Moderate

Quantitative Aptitude

24-29

Moderate

 (A) Reasoning Ability:

(i) Good Attempts- Try to attempt  22-26  number of questions which will pave your path to clear the cut- off marks.


(ii) Difficulty level: The difficulty of this section was Easy-Moderate  

(iii) Topics from which questions were asked:

  • Syllogism - 5 ques.
  • Inequality - 5 ques.
  • Alphabetical/Elemental Series - 10 ques.
  • Seating Arrangement -  (7 people facing Center) - 5 ques.
  • Linear Seating Arrangement  (6 people facing North) - 5 ques.
  • Directions - 2 ques.
  • Blood Relation - 1 ques.
  • Miscellaneous Questions - 7 ques.


 

(B) Quantitative Aptitude:

(i) Good Attempts- Try to attempt 24-29 number of questions which will pave your path to clear the cut- off marks.


(ii) Difficulty level:The difficulty of this section was Moderate  

(iii) Topisc from which questions were asked:

  • Number Series - 5 ques.
  • Data Interpretation( Bar Graph)- 5 ques.
  • Approximation - 5 ques.
  • Simplification - 10 ques.
  • Miscellaneous - 15 ques.

Stay tuned for updates on upcoming slots….Till then, Prepare, Practice and Prosper.

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IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam 2016: Exam Pattern, Dates and Shift Timings

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam 2016: Exam Pattern, Dates and Shift Timings

“Confidence comes naturally with success but success only comes to those who are confident”

Hello people,

Hope you are doing well! The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) conducts the IBPS RRB Assistant Examination every year to recruit candidates for posts of “Office Assistant (Multipurpose)”. The level of difficulty of the examination remains relatively high in order to select candidates with genuine potentials. The examination will be conducted in two stages i.e. Preliminary examination followed by a Mains examination. The IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Examination will be held on 12th, 13th and 19th November 2016. The results of the preliminary examination will be published in the month of December 2016 and the IBPS RRB Office Assistant Mains examination will be held on 18th December 2016.

The IBPS RRB Office Assistant (Multipurpose) examination consists of two sections- Reasoning and Numerical Ability as shown in the table below:

Serial No

Sections

No of Questions

Total Marks

Medium

Time Duration

1

Reasoning

40

40

English/Hindi

45 minutes

2

Numerical Ability

40

40

English/Hindi

Total

80

80

Please note that for the post of “Office Assistant”, there will be no interviews. The selection procedure will be entirely based on written test (objective test). For every incorrect response, a negative marking of 0. 25 marks will be applicable.

Click here for IBPS RRB Assistant (Mains) Exam Dates & Shift timing

Let us go through the slot timings which are as follows:

BPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims 2016


 

Exam Name

Exam Date

Shift 1
(Slot 1)

Shift 2
(Slot 2)

Shift 3
(Slot 3)

Shift 4
(Slot 4)

Shift 5
(Slot 5)

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims 2016

12/11/16 (Saturday)

08:00 AM

10:00 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

13/11/16 (Sunday)

08:00 AM

10:00 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

19/11/16 (Saturday)

08:00 AM

10:00 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM


 

The Eligibility criteria for IBPS RRB Office Assistant post:

The age of the candidate should be in between 18- 28 years. The age relaxation can go up to 5 years for SC/ST candidates, 3 years for OBC and 10 years for PWD.

Let us go through the important topics asked from each section in the IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims 2016 examination:

Quantitative Aptitude: Try to follow a standard book which will inculcate the following topics whichever are important. You can refer a book like “Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Exams by R. S. Aggarwal “. Given below are the some of the following topics:

  • Word problems

  • Number series

  • Data comparison

  • Approximation

  • Data Interpretation

Reasoning Ability: Follow a book incorporating a variety of questions from the important topics like “A Modern Approach to Verbal and Non-verbal Reasoning by R. S. Aggarwal”. Given below are the important topics from this section:

  • Analytical Reasoning

  • Inequalities

  • Coding-decoding

  • Direction sense

  • Syllogism

  • Blood relations

Stay tuned for more updates. Happy learning!

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IBPS RRB Assistant Prelims Examinations 2016: Last Minute Exam Preparation Tips

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Dear Aspirants,

IBPS has notified a recruitment exam to fill 8,824 RRB Office Assistant posts. This is a good post for freshers who are looking for a banking job with less work pressure.

What is the role of IBPS RRB Assistant?

The IBPS RRB Assistant is primarily involved in managing the lower level hierarchy in the rural banks and may play supporting functions. This is basically a clerical job with some multitasking.

IBPS RRB Assistant Salary Range

The typical pay scale for an IBPS RRB Assistant may vary from Rs.15,000 – 19,000 along with some perks. They will be on probation for an year.

Now we will see the IBPS RRB Assistant Prelims Exam 2016 Pattern and Syllabus:

IBPS RRB Assistant 2016 : Prelims Exam Pattern

Sections

Medium

No. of Questions

Maximum Marks

Duration

Reasoning

Hindi/English

40

40

Composite time of

45 Minutes

Numerical Ability

Hindi/English

40

40

Total

80

80

Some Useful IBPS RRB 2016 Last Minute Preparation Tips are:

  • Revise thoroughly: Focus on revision. Study the important notes which you have prepared. Clear all the doubts. Take mock practice papers.
  • Answer questions confidently: The candidates should attempt the questions which they are sure about. If there is even a bit doubt, then it is better to leave it and move to the next question.
  • Attempt the easy questions first: Time is the most essential thing in any exam. Candidates should focus on solving more and more questions in the given time. It would be better to start with the questions which are easy and less time consuming and leave the difficult ones for last.
  • Avoid Tricky Questions: Candidates are advised that they should avoid answering tricky questions as they can take a lot of time to solve them and candidates may also miss out on many important questions. As there is a scope of Negative Marking candidates should avoid guess work for any answer as this could lead to loss of marks unnecessarily.
  • Keep Calm: Candidates should remain stress free at all times as stress will cloud their minds and hamper their judgement process.

IBPS RRB Assistant 2016 : Prelims Syllabus

Reasoning Syllabus

Numerical Ability Syllabus

  • Coding-Decoding
  • Analogy
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Logic
  • Alphabet Test
  • Eligibility Test
  • Puzzle Test
  • Theme Detection
  • Classification
  • Logical Venn Diagrams
  • Clocks & Calendars
  • Deriving Conclusions from Passages
  • Series Completion
  • Logical Sequence of Words
  • Statement – Arguments
  • Statement – Conclusions
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Mathematical Operations
  • Situation Reaction Test
  • Alpha Numeric Sequence Puzzle
  • Inserting The Missing Character
  • Number, Ranking & Time Sequence
  • Number Systems
  • Computation of Whole Numbers
  • Decimals and Fractions
  • Relationship Between Numbers
  • Fundamental Arithmetical Operations
  • Percentage
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Profit & Loss
  • Simple Interest
  • Average
  • Discount
  • Partnership
  • Time & Work
  • Time & Distance
  • Use of Tables and Graphs
  • Mensuration
  • Data Interpretation

IBPS RRB Assistant 2016 Section wise Tips:

Reasoning :

In this section, there will be a total of 40 questions. Try to solve at least 25-28 questions accurately to clear the cut off marks. You can devote around 20 minutes for this section.

Some of the important topics which are definite in this section are:

  • Puzzle
  • Seating Arrangement (Linear/ Circular)
  • Syllogism
  • Coding - Decoding
  • Inequality
  • Miscellaneous Topics - Ranking, Blood Relations, Direction and Distance etc.

Numerical Ability:

There will be a total 40 questions which will test your mathematical skills. Try to use short cut methods and exact formulas to get accurate answers. Attempt at least 27-30 questions and you can devote around 25 minutes for this section.

Prepare below topics well to score good marks:

  • Number Series
  • Simplification/ Approximations
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Data Interpretation (Tabular, Pie, Bar, Line, Mixed Graphs)
  • Miscellaneous Topics - Ratio & Proportions, Percentage & Averages, Profit & Loss, Mixtures & Allegations, Simple & Compound Interest, Work & Time, Time & Distance, Probability etc

Key Points to Note:

  • The prelims exam serves as a qualifying stage of the mains. So,try to clear the cut off instead of scoring high marks.
  • There is 0.25 negative marks for each wrong attempt. Try to avoid it.
  • Solve the previous year's exam paper
  • Take as many practice mock test papers as possible
  • Follow the instructions on the admit card and reach the venue before time.


 

All the Best for the exam.

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IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Exam Analysis: 6th November 2016 (Slot 4 and Slot 5)

IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Exam Analysis: 6th November 2016 (Slot 4 and Slot 5)

Dear Aspirants,

We are back with the analysis of IBPS RRB Officer Scale I examination of 4th and 5th slots conducted on 6th November 2016. An overwhelming response was received from the students and now that the exam is over, students are curious regarding the analysis. Here we go!

The IBPS RRB examination on 6th November 2016 was supposed to be conducted in five slots. Hence, we bring you the in-depth analysis of 4th and 5th slots of IBPS RRB Officer Scale I examination conducted on 6th November 2016.

Slot 4

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 4): Overall Analysis

The overall difficulty level of the slot was Easy to moderate

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 4): Summary of Analysis

Sections

Good Attempts

Difficulty Level

Reasoning

29 to 35

Moderate

Quantitative Aptitude

30 to 34

Easy to Moderate


     

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 4): Section- wise Analysis

Let us go through the analysis of the individual sections:

(A) Quantitative Aptitude:

(i) Good Attempts- A decent attempt of (28 to 32) number of questions can easily help you attain the cut off marks. 

(ii) Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section can be stated as (Easy to Moderate).

  • Number Series – ( 5 Questions (Moderate)
  • Approximation/ Simplification – ( 5 Questions (Easy )
  • Data Interpretation (3 Sets) – 15 Questions (Easy to Moderate)
  • Quadratic Equation – (5 Questions (Easy)
  • Miscellaneous Questions – (10 Questions (Moderate    

(B) Reasoning Ability:

(i) Good Attempts- A decent attempt of (29 to 35) number of questions can easily help you attain the cut off marks.

(ii) Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section can be stated as (Moderate)

  • Syllogism – (5 Questions (Easy)
  • Inequality – (5 Questions (Easy     
  • Puzzle – (10 Questions
  • Seating Arrangement – (5 Questions (Moderate))
  • Linear Seating Arrangement – (5 Questions)
  • Direction – (2 Questions)
  • Blood Relation – ( 3 questions)
  • Miscellaneous Questions – (5 Questions (Easy to Moderate)

IBPS RRB Officer Exam Analysis of Scale 1: 5th November (All Slots)

Slot 5:

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 5): Overall Analysis

The overall difficulty level of the slot was Easy to Moderate            


IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 5): Summary of Analysis

Sections

Good Attempts

Difficulty Level

Reasoning

27 to 34

 Moderate

Quantitative Aptitude

30 to 34

Easy to Moderate

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 5): Section- wise Analysis

(A) Quantitative Aptitude:

(i) Good Attempts- A decent attempt of (30 to 34) number of questions can easily help you attain the cut off marks. 

(ii) Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section can be stated as (Easy to Moderate).

  • Number Series –5 Questions (Moderate)
  • Approximation/ Simplification –5 Questions (Easy )
  • Data Interpretation (3 Sets) – 15 Questions (Easy to Moderate)
  • Quadratic Equation – 5 Questions (Easy)
  • Miscellaneous Questions – 10 Questions (Moderate) 

(B) Reasoning Ability:

(i) Good Attempts- A decent attempt of (30 to 34) number of questions can easily help you attain the cut off marks.

(ii) Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section can be stated as (Easy to moderate)

  • Syllogism – ( 5 Questions (Easy)
  • Inequality – (5 Questions (Easy)
  • Puzzle – (10 Questions - Floor Based)
  • Seating Arrangement – (5 Questions (Moderate)
  • Linear Seating Arrangement – (5 Questions )
  • Direction – ( 2 Questions )
  • Blood Relation – (3 questions)
  • Miscellaneous Questions –5 Questions (Easy to Moderate) 

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IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims Exam Analysis : 6th November 2016 (Slot 2 & 3)

IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims: 6th November 2016 (Slot 2 and Slot 3)

Dear Aspirants,

Hope you are doing good! The IBPS RRB examination 2016 is doing pretty well with the examination held on 6th of November 2016. The timings of the 2nd and 3rd slots were 10: 30 AM onwards (slot 2) and 12: 00 PM onwards (slot 3).

The IBPS RRB examination on 6th November 2016 was supposed to be conducted in five slots. Hence, we bring you the complete analysis of 2nd and 3rd slots of IBPS RRB Officer Scale I examination conducted on 6th November 2016.

Slot 2

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 2): Overall Analysis

The overall difficulty level of the slot was Moderate.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 2): Summary of Analysis

Sections

Good Attempts

Difficulty Level

Quantitaive Aptitude

(26 to 32)

Moderate

Reasoning

(22 to 27)

Easy- Moderate

     

IBPS RRB Officer Exam Analysis of Scale 1: 5th November (All Slots)

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 2): Section- wise Analysis

Let us go through the analysis of the individual sections:

(A) Quantitative Aptitude:

(i) Good Attempts- If you attempt (26 to 32) number of questions, you can easily pass through the cut off marks

(ii) Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section can be stated as (Easy-Moderate).

  • Number Series – 5 Questions (Moderate) (Based on the same pattern as that of the previous slots)
  • Approximation/ Simplification – 5 Questions (Easy )
  • Data Interpretation (3 Sets) – 15 Questions (Easy to Moderate) (Calculative) Tabular graph ((based on the production of 2 companies M and N in different years), Pie Chart (Based on the percentage and ratio of Assistant Professors and Professors in a college) , Bar graph 
  • Quadratic Equation – 5 Questions (Easy)
  • Miscellaneous Questions – 10 Questions (Moderate)     
    The miscellaneous questions were asked from the following topics– Age, Probability, Partnership, Profit Loss, Average, Boats & Stream, Compound/Simple Interest, Ratio and Proportion, Percentage, Time & Work, etc.

(B) Reasoning Ability:

(i) Good Attempts- If you attempt (22 to 27) number of questions, you can easily pass through the cut off marks

(ii) Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section can be stated as (Moderate).

  • Syllogism – 5 Questions (Easy)
  • Inequality – 5 Questions (Easy)      
  • Puzzle – (Floor) 10 Questions(Easy) (based on floor arrangement – 9 people on 9 different floors) , (person watching 7 different movies on different days of the week week)
  • Seating Arrangement – Square – 5 Questions (Moderate) (8 people sitting on corners of a square, some facing outside and some facing inward)
  • Linear Seating Arrangement – 5 Questions(Easy)
  • Direction – 2 Questions(Easy)
  • Blood Relation – 3 questions(Easy)
  • Miscellaneous Questions – 5 Questions (Easy to Moderate) (Alphabetical Series, Coding – Decoding etc.)

Slot 3:

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 3): Overall Analysis

The overall difficulty level of the slot was Moderate.                  


IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 3): Summary of Analysis

Sections

Good Attempts

Difficulty Level

Quantitative Aptitude

26- 32

Easy- Moderate

Reasoning

22- 37

Moderate

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 3): Section- wise Analysis

(A) Quantitative Aptitude:

(i) Good Attempts- If you attempt (26 to 32) number of questions, you can easily pass through the cut off marks

(ii) Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section can be stated as (Easy-Moderate).

  • Number Series – 5 Questions (Moderate) (Based on the same pattern as that of the previous slots)
  • Approximation/ Simplification – 5 Questions (Easy )
  • Data Interpretation (3 Sets) – 15 Questions (Easy to Moderate) Tabular graph(Tabulative), Pie Chart (Tabulative), Bar graph (Based on production of 2 companies)
  • Quadratic Equation – 5 Questions (Easy)
  • Miscellaneous Questions – 10 Questions (Moderate)     
    The miscellaneous questions were asked from the following topics– Age, Probability, Partnership, Profit Loss, Average, Boats & Stream, Compound/Simple Interest, Ratio and Proportion, Percentage, Time & Work, etc.

(B) Reasoning Ability:

(i) Good Attempts- If you attempt (22 to 27) number of questions, you can easily pass through the cut off marks

(ii) Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section can be stated as (Moderate).

  • Syllogism – 5 Questions (Easy)
  • Inequality – 5 Questions (Easy)      
  • Puzzle – (Floor) 10 Questions(Easy) (based on floor arrangement), (other questions based on diff mobiles sold in different days of a week) 
  • Seating Arrangement – Square – 5 Questions (Moderate) (people sitting around rectangle some facing outside and some facing inward)
  • Linear Seating Arrangement – 5 Questions(Easy) (9 people all facing north)
  • Direction – 2 Questions(Easy)
  • Blood Relation – 3 questions(Easy)
  • Miscellaneous Questions – 5 Questions (Easy to Moderate) (Alphabetical Series, Coding – Decoding etc.)

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IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Exam Analysis : 6th November 2016 (Slot 1)

IBPS RRB exam analysis 6th slot 1

Hello people,

The IBPS RRB examination of 6th November 2016 first slot has been completed. There was a huge participation from all across the country along with a great enthusiasm. The students must be curious to come across the analysis of Slot 1. Sensing this, we have brought you the analysis of the slot 1.

The IBPS RRB examination on 6th November 2016 was supposed to be conducted in five slots. The first slot has come to an end and here we bring you the complete analysis.

The timings of all slots will be as follows:

Exam Name

Exam Date

Shift 1

(Slot 1)

Shift 2

(Slot 2)

Shift 3

(Slot 3)

Shift 4

(Slot 4)

Shift 5

(Slot 5)

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I

4 November

8:00 AM

10:30 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

5 November

8:00 AM

10:30 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

6 November

8:00 AM

10:30 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 1): Overall Analysis

The overall difficulty level of the slot was Moderate. The questions asked in the slot 1 were interesting and decent.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 1): Summary of Analysis

Sections

Good Attempts

Difficulty Level

Reasoning

(26 to 32)

Moderate

Quantitative Aptitude

(22 to 27)

Moderate

IBPS RRB Officer Exam Analysis of Scale 1: 5th November (All Slots)

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 1): Section- wise Analysis

Let us go through the analysis of the individual sections:

(A) Reasoning Ability:

(i) Good Attempts- If you attempt (26 to 32) number of questions, you can easily pass through the cut off marks

(ii) Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section can be stated as (Moderate).

1. Syllogism – 5 Questions - (Easy)

2. Inequality – 5 Questions - (Easy)
3. Puzzle- Order Ranking – (Floor) 5 Questions- (Moderate)
4. Seating Arrangement – Square – 5 Questions - (Moderate)
5. Linear Seating Arrangement – 5 Questions - (Moderate)
6. Directions – 3 Questions - (Easy)
7. Blood Relation – 2 Questions - (Easy to Moderate)
8. Miscellaneous Questions – 10 Questions - (Easy to Moderate)

(B) Quantitative Aptitude:

(i) Good Attempts- If you attempt (22 to 27) number of questions, you can easily pass through the cut off marks

(ii) Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section can be stated as (Moderate).

1. Number Series – 5 Questions - (Moderate)

2. Data Interpretation– 15 Questions – (Moderate) - tabular/pie/bar graph  
3. Approximation – 5 Questions (Easy)
4. Quadratic - 5 Questions - (Easy)

5. Miscellaneous – 10 Questions - (Moderate)

We hope that you this article is helpful for you. Stay in touch for more updates for forthcoming slot updates. Till then, we wish you good luck!

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