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IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Mains Exam Analysis held on 11th December 2016

IBPS has conducted the RRB Officer Scale I Mains examination on 11th December 2016. The overall difficulty level of the exam was Moderate to Difficult.

Dec 12, 2016 16:31 IST
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IBPS has conducted the RRB Officer Scale I Mains examination on 11th December 2016. The mains exam consist 200 questions comprises of 5 sections which includes Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, General Awareness, English Language or Hindi Language, & Computer Knowledge.

Analysis of Examination: The overall difficulty level of the exam was Moderate to Difficult. 

The Banking team of Jagranjosh.com has come up with comprehensive analysis of the question paper and the expected cut off for the examination.

The section wise details are as follows: 

Quantitative Aptitude: This section was Moderate to difficult.

Topic

No. of Questions (40)

Level

Data Interpretation

15

Difficult

Number Series

5

Easy

Quadratic Equation 

5

Moderate

Miscellaneous  (Average, Profit & loss, Ages, SI & CI, Ratio & Proportion, Partnership, Time & Work, Time, Speed & Time,  Boats and streams etc.)

15

 Moderate

Total

40

 

Reasoning: This section was Moderate to Difficult.

Topic

No. of Questions (40)

Level

Syllogism

5

Easy

Linear Arrangement

5

Difficult

Circular arrangement

5

Difficult

Puzzle

10

Easy

Analytical Reasoning

5

Moderate

Coding and decoding

2

Difficult

Alphabet Series

3

Easy

Misc (Ranking, Direction sense)

5

Easy

English Language: English section was moderate this time. There were two sets of passages.

Topic

No. of Questions (40)

Level

Reading Comprehension

15

 Difficult

Sentence fillers

5

Moderate

Para-jumbles

5

 Moderate

Spotting error

5

  Moderate

Cloze Test

10

  Easy

General Awareness: This section was Easy. The majority of question asked from banking and current affairs in this section. It was scoring section. 

Computer Knowledge: The question asked in this section was easy and included the basics only.

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