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January 24, 2019 • 12:00 am

IBPS RRB PO Officer Scale 1 Exam Analysis 2018 for All Slots

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IBPS RRB PO (Scale - 1) Exam Analysis

 

Hello Aspirants,

 

IBPS RRB Officers Scale – 1 mains exam has been successfully held on 30th September 2018.

 

In previous, the IBPS RRB has been conducted preliminary exam on 11th, 12th, 18th August 2018. This IBPS RRB PO 2018 Exam Analysis will help you to get an idea about the expected cut off marks & difficulty level of asked questions.

 

Here we are sharing detailed analysis for the IBPS RRB PO (Scale 1) exam held on all three exam dates. The overall level for IBPS RRB Exam was from moderate. This means chances of higher cutoff marks will be raised. Total 80 questions were asked overall in both Reasoning and Quantitative Ability sections.

 

Each section for IBPS RRB consists of 40 questions. A total of 45 minutes time limit was given to solve these questions.

 

Check the IBPS RRB PO Result & Cut Off 2017.

 

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IBPS RRB Officer Scale – I 2018 Exam Overall Analysis: 11th August

 

 

Here are the good attempts for both the sections to qualify IBPS RRB Prelims. Candidates will get an estimated idea on how to attempt this paper to ensure scoring maximum marks:

 

 

Section Good Attempts
Reasoning Ability25-28
Quantitative Aptitude18-23
Total57-63
 

 

 

Details of Questions Asked with Their Difficulty Level:

 

 

Reasoning Ability:

 

The overall level of Reasoning Ability was not excessively hard. Aspirants can score higher in this section if they practiced well.

 

There were 24 questions of puzzles and seating arrangement asked in the exam.

 

 

TopicNumber of QuestionsDifficulty Level
AR (linear seating and circular seating)15Difficult
Data arrangement9Moderate
Arrangement in order3Easy-moderate
Blood relation3Easy
direction3Easy-moderate
Number based1Easy-moderate
Alphabetic based1Easy
Syllogism1Easy

 

 

Quantitative Aptitude:

 

The level of Quantitative Aptitude was from easy to moderate for all the slots. There were three types of Data Interpretation Questions asked in the exam: Bar Graph, line & caselet Chart.

 

 

TopicNumber of QuestionsDifficulty Level
Data Interpretation (Bar, Line, Caselet)15Moderate
Quadratic Equations5Moderate
Number Series5Easy
Miscellaneous15Easy to moderate

 

 

 

IBPS RRB PO Exam Analysis: Prelims – 12th Aug 2018 (All Slots)

 

Here, we bring to you a complete detailed IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Exam Analysis, section-wise analysis of the exam on 12th Aug 2018 across all slots.

 

Section Good Attempts
Reasoning Ability24-27
Quantitative Aptitude16-20
Total58-61

 

Details of Questions Asked with Their Difficulty Level:

 

Reasoning Ability

 

This section was of moderate level. There were total 25 questions in each slot from seating arrangement.

 

Topic Number of QuestionsDifficulty Level
Seating Arrangement25Moderate to difficult
Inequality5Easy
Blood relation3Easy
Data sufficiency4Difficult
Miscellaneous3Easy

 

 

Quantitative Aptitude

 

This section was easy to moderate. The most scoring section was data interpretation and number series.

 

Topic Number of QuestionsDifficulty Level
Quadratic Equation5Easy to moderate
Data Interpretation15Easy to moderate
Number Series5Easy to moderate
Approximation5Easy
Interest2Difficult
Miscellaneous8Moderate to difficult

 

 

 

Expected IBPS RRB Officer Scale – I 2018 Exam Prediction: 18th August:

 

Based on the last two papers, we have compiled a prediction of what you can expect in each section in the paper which will be held on 18th August.

 

Section Good Attempts
Reasoning Ability24-27
Quantitative Aptitude16-20
Total58-61

 

 

 

Details of Questions Asked with Their Difficulty Level:

 

Reasoning Ability:

 

The level of Reasoning Ability is expected to be easy, but it may be time-consuming for all the slots if the following number of questions are asked. It is expected that 20 seating arrangement and puzzles will be asked in the paper.

 

 

Topic Number of QuestionsDifficulty Level
Seating Arrangement10Moderate to difficult
Data Arrangement10Moderate to difficult
Syllogism4Easy
Inequality4Easy
Blood relation4Easy
Coding-Decoding1Easy
Data sufficiency4Difficult
Miscellaneous5Easy

 

 

 

Quantitative Aptitude:

 

The level of questions for quantitative aptitude is expected to be moderate. Following are the topics from where questions might be asked:

 

 

Topic Number of QuestionsDifficulty Level
Quadratic Equation5Easy to moderate
Data Interpretation15Easy to moderate
Number Series5Easy to moderate
Approximation5Easy
Interest2Difficult
Miscellaneous8Moderate to difficult

 

 

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IBPS RRB PO Mains Exam Analysis 2018 Conducted on 30th September

 

 

IBPS has successfully conducted the RRB PO Mains Exams on 30th September 2018. Candidates who have appeared in this examination will be interested to know about the paper difficulty level, most asked questions.

 

To know the important topics and their weightage, you should read further. Here, we have provided the complete IBPS RRB PO Mains Exam Review 2018.

 

As you know the IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 main exam has 5 sections. The total marks of this exam are 200 and the time duration is 120 minutes i.e. 2 hours.

 

The overall exam was a moderate level. Below, you can check the section wise good attempt for Mains examination.

 

 

SectionGood Attempt
Reasoning21-26
General Awareness23-29
Numerical Ability17-23
English23-27
Hindi20-25
Computer Knowledge19-24
Total117-131

 

 

The IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Mains Exam Analysis is provided for the following sections.

 

 

Quantitative Aptitude: -

 

 

TopicNumber of QuestionsLevel
Data Interpretation20Moderate - Difficult
Quadratic Equation5Moderate
Data Sufficiency5Moderate
Miscellaneous10Moderate
Total40Moderate - Difficult

 

 

Hindi Language: -

 

 

TopicNumber of questionsLevel
Reading Comprehension10Moderate-Difficult
Mistakes10Moderate
Cloze Test10Moderate-Difficult
Sentence Rearrangement5Moderate
Filler5Moderate
Total40Moderate-Difficult

 

 

English Language: -

 

 

TopicNumber of questionsLevel
Reading Comprehension10Moderate - Difficult
Error Detection8Moderate
Cloze Test7Moderate
Sentence Rearrangement5Moderate
Filler5Moderate
Vocab based Errors5Moderate
Total40Moderate

 

 

Reasoning: -

 

 

TopicNumber of questionsLevel
Sitting Arrangement and Puzzles18Moderate
Data Sufficiency5Moderate
Statement and Assumption5Moderate
Direction Sense5Easy-Moderate
Number Based Ques1Easy
Machine Input- Output5Easy-Moderate
Alphabet1Easy
Total40Moderate

 

 

General Awareness: -

 

 

Most of the questions were asked from banking and Current Affairs. There were only a few questions of static GK. Overall the paper was moderate level.

 

 

Computer Knowledge: -

 

 

The paper was a moderate level. The questions were asked from basics and OOPS. Almost 10 questions were asked from MS Office, 4-5 questions were related to Encryption and decryption and 5-6 questions were from terminologies of the Internet. The paper was a bit moderate as compared the last year.

 

 

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