IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims 2018 - 19th August Shift 1 - Exam Analysis

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims 2018 – 19th August Shift 1 – Exam Analysis

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Today is the second day of IBPS RRB office assistant Prelims 2018. The exam will be held today in four shifts. Day 1 is already over.

You can check the analysis for IBPS RRB office assistant Prelims 2018 here.

A lot of students all over India apply for the post of an assistant in the prestigious RRBs. Also, there are many aspirants who are preparing but are yet to apply for the exam. So it is of utmost importance to go through the details of the exam so that you can fare well in your exam.

Therefore, to help you in analyzing the exam, we have collected information from the students who have appeared for the exam and after in-depth analysis, we bring to you a detailed analysis of the exam along with the number of questions, marks distribution and questions asked in the exam.

So, let’s see what was asked in the exam.


Let’s see how many attempts can be considered as good attempts. This will help you in evaluating your performance as well as in analyzing how many should you attempt in your next exam.

SectionNo. of QuestionsGood AttemptsLevel
Quantitative Aptitude 40 27-31 Easy-Moderate
Reasoning ability 40 30-35 Easy-Moderate
Total 80 68-75 Easy-Moderate

Quantitative aptitude (Easy-Moderate)

The level of this section was easy to moderate. Some of the questions that were asked are:

  • 2 DI consisting 5Qs each from Caselet and Bar Graph.
  • Mensuration – Circle area was given, circumference asked?
  • Arithmetic Word Problems- Boat & Stream(1Q), Age(1Q), Partnership(1Q) and the rest from topics like Mixture Allegation, Profit Loss, Average, Compound/Simple Interest, Time & Work, etc. They were time-consuming and difficult.
TopicsNo. of QuestionsLevel
Data Interpretation 10 Moderate
Approximation 5 Easy-Moderate
Missing Number Series 5 Easy-Moderate
Simplification 10 Easy
Arithmetic Word Problems 10 Moderate
Total 40 Easy-Moderate

Reasoning (Easy-Moderate)

Like the Quantitative aptitude section, the reasoning section was of easy to moderate level as well. There was comparatively less number of questions on puzzles and seating arrangements in this shift. Given below are few questions asked in the exam:

  • Puzzles – Box based Puzzle(7 boxes were given)
  • Month based Puzzle(8 kids born in 8 months)
  • Floor Based Puzzle (1 Qs only)
  • Syllogism – With and Without Possibility
  • Data Sufficiency – Linear Arrangement(1Q), Circle(1Q), Order & Ranking (2Q)
TopicsNo. of QuestionsLevel
Puzzles and Seating Arrangement 10 Moderate
Syllogism 5 Moderate
Alpha-Numeric-Symbol series 5 Easy-Moderate
Direction Sense 5 Moderate
Alphabet Series 5 Easy-Moderate
Alphabet 1 Easy-Moderate
Coding Decoding 6 Easy-Moderate
Data Sufficiency 3 Moderate
Total 40 Easy-Moderate


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