IBPS RRB Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis | 13th November – Shift 1: 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 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.
IBPS RRB Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis | 13th November – Shift 1
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-I of 13th November 2016. The paper had an Easy to marginally Moderate Difficulty Level, where most candidates said questions were doable. 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. Questions based on Number Series and Simplification were easy to solve. 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
Miscellaneous questions were from the following topics – Age, Probability, Partnership, Profit Loss, Average, Boats & Stream, Compound/Simple Interest, Ratio and Proportion, Percentage, Time & Work, etc.
While most questions have been deemed easy to solve, an ample amount of practice and method application was required in the rest.
IBPS RRB Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis for Reasoning Section
The questions asked in reasoning section were mostly Direct and Easy to solve. Logical Syllogism and Inequality were the most scoring topics for this session. The topic-wise breakdown is as follows.
- Logical Syllogism – 5 Questions
- Mathematical Inequality – 5 Questions
- Simple and Complex Puzzle / Seating Arrangement – 10 Questions (1 circular arrangement – 7 people facing inside, 1 linear arrangement – all facing north)
- Alphabetical Series – 5 Questions
- Misc. – 15 Questions
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 rest of shifts will also be updated shortly.
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