IBPS RRB Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis | 13th November – Shift 3: The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection is conducting the preliminary examination for the post of IBPS RRB Office Assistant in a number of shifts today. Candidates appearing for IBPS RRB Office Assistant Preliminary Examination should really give this a thorough read. We have already covered Shift-I and Shift-II of this examination in our previous articles.
We will be providing an in-depth analysis of each shift in our blog today and the candidates can compare their performance depending on the shift they appeared in. This our paper review of Shift-III of IBPS RRB Preliminary Examination for Office Assistant post.
IBPS RRB Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis | 13th November – Shift 3
As per the exam syllabus and pattern for IBPS RRB Office Assistant Examination, there were 80 questions in total. Each question carried 1 mark and the total time to solve the paper was 45 minutes.
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Now, talking about the difficulty level of the examination, here is our detailed IBPS RRB Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis for Shift-III of 13th November 2016. Similar to earlier shifts, the paper had a difficulty level ranging between Easy to marginally Moderate. Most candidates said questions were doable and quite easy to solve but being a competitive recruitment examination, it is expected that a few questions will be a little challenging, which was todays’ case.
Let us proceed further about the section-wise IBPS RRB Prelims Exam Analysis for Office Assistant Examination 2016.
IBPS RRB Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis for Quant Section
In the quantitative aptitude section of IBPS RRB Office Assistant, the questions ranged from Easy to Medium Difficulty Level. The topic-wise breakdown is as follows.
- Number Series – 5 Questions
- Approximation/ Simplification – 15 Questions
- Data Interpretation – 5 Questions (Based on male and female reading different magazines)
- Miscellaneous Questions – 15 Questions
While question on Number Series and DI were easy to solve, some of the miscellaneous topics like Age, Probability, Partnership, Profit Loss, Time & Work, pose a little bit of challenge. Overall, the section was not challenging enough!
IBPS RRB Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis for Reasoning Section
The questions asked in reasoning section was again easy, with only a few tricky questions. The topic-wise breakdown is as follows.
- Logical Syllogism – 5 Questions
- Mathematical Inequality – 5 Questions
- Simple and Complex Puzzle / Seating Arrangement – 10 Questions
- Alphabetical Series – 5 Questions
- Misc. – 15 Questions
There was a set of question on circular arrangement with 7 people facing inside, 1 linear arrangement – all facing north, which was the highlight of the section. Rest, section was again doable.
Based on our calculations, we assume a good attempt to be around 52-57 Questions with 85-90% accuracy. We hope this article on IBPS RRB Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis has provided your some good insights on your performance. The paper review of the last 2 sessions will be updated shortly.
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