RRB NTPC Mains 17th January Exam Analysis, Review (2nd Shift)

RRB NTPC Mains 17th January Exam Analysis Shift 2

RRB NTPC Mains 17th January Exam Analysis (Shift-II): Today, marks the beginning of RRB NTPC Stage 2 Examination for the recruitment of 18252 Non-Technical Posts in the Indian Railways. RRB NTPC has certainly broken all records, with over 95 lakh candidates applying for the recruitment session 2017-18.

After months of delays and surprise introduction of a second phase, the Railway Recruitment Board has commenced the Mains (2nd Stage) exam process by conducting paper today i.e 17 Jan 2017. This article will emphasise on RRB NTPC Mains 17th January Exam Analysis (Shift-II). We will also go through the section-wise difficulty level as well as the nature of questions asked in RRB NTPC Mains 17th January Exam.


RRB NTPC Mains 17th January Exam Analysis

Let us start by introducing the exam pattern of RRB NTPC 2nd Stage recruitment examination. There were mixed questions in RRB NTPC Stage-II Examination based on General Intelligence, Quantitative Aptitude and General Awareness. Also, in the end of each section, we will formulate safest attempts based on various factors.

RRB NTPC Stage Mains/ 2nd Stage
Examination Mode Online
Number of Questions 120
Negative Marking 0.33
Exam Duration 90 minutes
Exam Date/ Shift 17th January (12:30 PM to 02:00 PM)

As discussed in our Shift-I RRB NTPC Mains Analysis, let us begin by talking about the overall level of difficulty of the paper. Just like first session, the paper had a Moderate Difficulty Level, which can be expected, being the 2nd stage of the recruitment process.

RRB NTPC Mains 17th January Exam Analysis of General Awareness Section (Shift-II)

Similar to the first shift, majority questions were asked on Current Affairs, with trending news as old as 2-3 months. The section was again challenging to a lot of candidates but the static questions could be solved easily compared to news section.

A total number of safest attempts in General Awareness section will be in 40-45 range with accuracy as the paper was of moderate difficulty level.

If you were someone who stayed updated with the news throughout the recruitment section, you would be really happy right now.

RRB NTPC Mains 17th January Exam Analysis for General Intelligence/ Reasoning Section (Shift-II)

The difficulty level of Reasoning section in today’s 2nd shift ranged from Easy to Moderate. Again, questions based on logical reasoning, analogy and seating arrangement required some brainstorming. 

A total number of safest attempts in General Intelligence section will be in 25-27 range with accuracy.

RRB NTPC Mains 17th January Exam Analysis for Quantitative Aptitude Section (Shift-II)

Quantitative Aptitude is considered to be the arch nemesis of almost every Aspirant (if it is not the case with you, believe us, we are so happy for you). Thankfully, the difficulty level of Quant section in today’s exam ranged from Easy to Moderate.

A total number of safest attempts in Maths section will be in 23-25 range with accuracy.

We wrap up our RRB NTPC Mains Exam Analysis for Shift-II here. To read our detailed RRB NTPC Mains 17th January Exam Analysis for Shift-I, click on the section below.

RRB NTPC Mains 17th January Exam Analysis: 1st Shift

For all those who are yet to appear, go ahead and try any of these mock test papers for NTPC Stage 2 Examination.

Make sure that you attempt atleast one of the above RRB NTPC Stage 2 Mock Test Papers before you appear for the mains examination.

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