1. Home
  2. |  
  3. Bank Recruitment |  

IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Mains Exam Analysis held on 5th November 2017

Nov 6, 2017 14:57 IST
    IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Mains Exam Analysis 2017
    IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Mains Exam Analysis 2017

    IBPS has conducted the RRB Officer Scale I Mains examination on 5th November 2017 successfully. The examination was conducted in one shift only. The mains exam consists 200 questions comprises of 5 sections which include Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, General Awareness, English Language or Hindi Language, & Computer Knowledge. Total time allotted for the examination was 120 minutes.

    Career opportunities in Banking Sector: Job Titles and Description

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

    The Banking team of Jagranjosh.com has come up with a 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 Difficult.  There were 40 questions carrying 50 marks. There were 4 sets of DI. The Data Interpretation (DI) was difficult and DI covered various topics like percentage, profit and loss, average, ratio and proportion etc which made it calculative and time-consuming.

    RBI Assistant or Bank PO: Which one to go for?

    Topic

    No. of Questions (40)

     Difficulty Level

    Data Interpretation (Bar Graph+ Caselet DI+ Table Graph+ Pie Chart)

    5+5+5+5=20

    Difficult and calculative

    Data Sufficiency

    5

    Difficult

    Number Series (based on Wrong number series pattern)

    5

    Difficult

    Probability

    1

    Difficult

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

    9

     Moderate

    Total

    40

     

    Note: It is noticed that no question was asked from the topic quadratic equation and Simplification.

    Salary of Bank Employees after 11th bipartite Settlement

    Reasoning: This section was Difficult. Inequality and Syllogism were missing in this section. Puzzle was tough and time-consuming.

    Topic

    No. of Questions (40)

    Level

    Puzzle

    5+5=10

    Difficult

    Linear Seating Arrangement

    5

    Difficult

    Square Seating Arrangement

    5

    Difficult

    Input-Output (based on double shifting)

    5

    Difficult

    Analytical Reasoning (statement and Assumption, Statement and Conclusion etc.)

    5

    Difficult

    Data Sufficiency

    5

    Difficult

    Direction Sense, Ranking

    5

    Moderate

    Total

    40

     

     Hindi Language: The section of Hindi Language was moderate.

    Topic

    No. of Questions (40)

    Level

    Reading Comprehension (अपठित गद्यांश)

    10

    Moderate

    Sentence rearrangement (वाक्यों को क्रम में लगाना)

    5

    Moderate

    Synonyms ('पर्यायवाची शब्द)

    5

     Moderate

    Spotting error (वाक्य में त्रुटी)

    5

      Moderate

    Cloze Test (रिक्त-स्थान की पूर्ति)

    10

      Easy

    Word Usage

    5

    Moderate

    Total

    40

     

    Note: Candidates have to attempt either Hindi or English.

     Emerging Bank Jobs: Job Profile and Career as Cyber Forensic Analyst in Public Sector Banks

     English Language: English section was moderate this time. There were two sets of passages of moderate level. The passage was based on Economy. The new type of questions has introduced in this section.

    Topic

    No. of Questions (40)

    Level

    Reading Comprehension

    7+7=14

     Moderate

    Sentence improvement

    5

    Moderate

    Identify the opposite pairs

    6

      Moderate

    Cloze Test (conventional type)

    5+5=10

      Easy

    Cloze Test (New Type- candidates have to filled sentence or phrase for each blank )

    5

    Moderate

    Total

    40

     

     Banking Awareness Quiz for Upcoming Bank exams

    General Awareness: This section was Easy to Moderate. The majority of question asked from banking awareness, static GK and current affairs in this section. It was scoring section. 

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

    Emerging Bank Jobs: Job Profile and Career as Cyber Forensic Analyst in Public Sector Banks

    NABARD Assistant Manager Grade ‘A’ Exam: Previous Year Question Paper

    Latest Videos

    Register to get FREE updates

      All Fields Mandatory
    • (Ex:9123456789)
    • Please Select Your Interest
    • Please specify

    • ajax-loader
    • A verifcation code has been sent to
      your mobile number

      Please enter the verification code below

    This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK
    X

    Register to view Complete PDF