RRB ALP Exam Analysis (Shift 1): Railway Recruitment Board conducted the biggest exam of the country i.e RRB Assistant Loco Pilot. RRB will conduct the said examination in multiple shifts, and we will provide an in-depth paper review at the end of each.
In an attempt to provide clarity to all the candidates about their performance, we now begin our RRB ALP Exam Analysis for the first shift, which basically tells about the difficulty level and no. of good attempts. For the students who are yet to appear for RRB ALP CBT 2018, it is necessary to go through this exam analysis as it will help you a lot to understand the pattern of questions.
RRB ALP CBT Exam Analysis (Shift 1): 9th August 2018
As we all know, the exam was composed of 4 sections i.e. Mathematics, General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Science, and General Awareness. THE OVERALL DIFFICULTY LEVEL OF RRB ALP CBT Exam (Shift-I) was Easy. Let us dig a bit deeper and understand the construct of the paper section-wise.
General Intelligence and Reasoning (Easy-Moderate)
For Day 1, the level of difficulty of RRB ALP exam was Easy to Moderate. Reasoning Section was comprised of 25 Questions. Topics covered in this section are as follows:
- Syllogism – 4-5 Questions
- Analogy – 2 Questions
- Series – 2 Questions
- Odd one Out – 1 Question
- Venn Diagram – 2 Questions
- Mirror Image – 2 Questions
- Direction – 1 Question
- Statement & Conclusion – 5 Questions
- Odd One Out – 1 Question
- Direction – 1 Question
- Counting Figure – 1 Question
Questions from Mathematics ranged from Easy to Moderate. Maths Section was comprised of 20 Questions. Few topics covered in this section were as follows:
- Geometry – 1 Question
- Speed and Distance – 2 Questions
- Partnership – 2 Questions
- Percentage – 2 Questions
- Time & Work – 3 Questions
- Simple Interest & Compound Interest – 3 Questions
- Age-based Questions – 3 Questions
- Speed & Distance – 2 Questions
- Time and Work – 3 Questions
- Mensuration – 2 Questions
- Profit and Loss – 1 Question
General Science (Easy)
The general science paper of RRL ALP exam consisted of Physics, Life Science, and Chemistry. 20 questions were asked from these topics
General Awareness (Easy)
Talking about the General Awareness Section, the difficulty level of this section was Easy. The bulk part of RRB ALP General Awareness Section was covered by the topics like Science & Technology, Sports, Culture, Personalities, Economics, Politics and other subjects of importance.
- Biology – 6 Questions
- Chemistry – 8 Questions
- Physics – 8 Questions
Here we conclude our analysis of RRB ALP Shift 1. Stay Tuned for the shift 2 analysis of Assistant Loco Pilot Examination.