KVS PRT Exam Analysis, Paper Review: 7 January 2017

KVS PRT Exam Analysis, Paper Review: 7 January 2017

KVS PRT Exam Analysis, Paper Review: As you are aware that Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan conducted the KVS PRT exam on 7th January, we are going to commence an in-depth KVS Paper analysis for each section for this years’ exam for PRT Post.

A lot of candidates have appeared in the written examination. The candidates who took part in the KVS PRT Teacher written examination must be curious to know about the paper review and difficulty level. Hence, we are going to analyze the KVS PRT Exam in detail.


KVS PRT Exam Analysis 2016-17

Firstly, let us take a look at the KVS Exam Pattern around which exam was based. The examination was conducted in two parts i.e., part 1 and part 2. Part 1 paper consisted of 30 questions whereas the part 2 occupied a total of 120 questions. Both the papers had multiple choice questions.

Test Subject Number of question Total Marks Time
Part – I General Hindi 15 15 150 Minutes
General English 15 15
Part – II Current Affairs 40 40
Reasoning Ability 40 40
Teaching Methodology 40 40
Total 150 150

The overall difficulty level of KVS Paper ranged from Moderate to Difficult. Although, most questions were on the challenging side but that could be tackled if the candidate has practised enough.

Let us dig deeper and understand the paper in a more detailed format in the section-wise paper review of KVS Recruitment Examination. 

KVS PRT Exam Analysis: General Hindi (15 Qs)

Level: Moderate

Topic Name  Number of Questions
पर्यायवाची/विलोम शब्द 2-3
मुहावरे और लोकोक्तियाँ 2
वर्तनी की त्रुटि 1
अनेक शब्दो के लिए एक शब्द 1
वाक्य सुधार 1-2
उपसर्ग, प्रत्यय 1-2
हिंदी व्याकरण (कारक, काल, संधि, समास,स्त्रीलिंग, पुर्लिंग 5-6


KVS PRT Exam Analysis: General English (15 Qs)

Level- Easy to Moderate

Topic Name  Number of Questions
Spelling Error 2
Fill in the blanks 2
Idiom and Phrase 3
One word substitution 1-2
Error spotting 2
Antonyms/Synonyms 4
Miscellaneous question 2-3

KVS PRT Exam Analysis: Current Affairs  (40 Qs)


Topic Name  Number of Questions
Awards and Honors 3-4
Current Sports news 4-5
Current Appointments 3
Current Schemes 2-3
Static G.K 4-5
National & International News 7-8
 Miscellaneous Questions 12-15


KVS PRT Exam Analysis: Reasoning  Ability (40 Qs)

Level – Moderate to tough

Topic Name  Number of Questions
Series & Alphanumeric Series 4-5
Direction 2
Coding – decoding + Ranking 4-5
Syllogism & Blood Relation 3-5
Classification + Mathematical Operator 4-5
Calendar & Venn diagram 3-4
Arrangement 3-4
Mensuratrion 5 -6
Arithmetic 4-5
Miscellaneous  Question 5-6

Note: 15 to 17 question were asked from Mathematics subject in KVS PRT (2016-17) Exam.

KVS PRT Exam Analysis: Teaching Aptitude(40 Qs)

Level- Moderate to tough

Topic Name  Number of Questions
Child Centered & Progressive Education 6-7
Methods & Theories 7-10
Learning & Pedagogy 5-7
Teaching Ability 5-6
Miscellaneous Question 8-10

Let us go to our final section, which outlines the good attempts in KVS Paper based on a number of factors.


KVS PRT Exam Analysis: Good Attempts

Based on the level of difficulty of the sections, we have formulated a section below to know about the number of good attempts in the paper.

Section Number of Good Attempts
Hindi Language 10-12
English Language 11 – 13
Reasoning Ability 25-28
Teaching Aptitude/ Methodology 26-28
Current Affairs 30-32
Overall 105-115
We hope this article helps you all in getting a broader perspective about the written examination.


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  1. I think that the answer is. 101. Correct me if i am wrong. i also got this question ——

    what is the meaning of the idiom – TO LOOK DOWN UPON

    • Hi ashutosh, the meaning of the idiom is – To look down upon is defined as to consider someone or something lesser or inferior in some way. An example of look down upon is to consider someone less intelligent than you are to be dumb or stupid.

  2. I also got a question in my KVS PRT –

    Which of the following states is NOT going to have elections to the state assembly in 2017?

    1) Uttar Pradesh
    2) Punjab
    3) Rajasthan
    4) Uttarakhand

  3. Hey guys i also attempted kvs tgt exam…can anybody solve this question for me ?

    scramjet rocket engine was successfully test fired recently by – ISRO ,BARC ,DARO ,ICSR .

  4. In PART I am getting approx
    14 in hindi
    14 in English
    30 in current GK
    39 in reasoning
    20 in teaching methodology
    Total 117 /150
    I belong to OBC
    Pls tell me my chances of selection

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