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IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims 2016 Exam Analysis- 5th November 2016 (Shift 3/ Slot 3)

Hello people,

We are back with the “Exam Analysis” of third shift of IBPS RRB Officer Scale I conducted on 5th of November 2016. The exam was quite appealing and the response of the students towards the questions asked was quite positive. Now, the next thing in every body’s mind is to go through analysis of the slot. No need to worry as we already have the analysis ready for you!

The IBPS RRB examination will be conducted in five slots on 6th of November as well.

The timings of all slots will be as follows:

Exam Name

Exam Date

Shift 1

(Slot 1)

Shift 2

(Slot 2)

Shift 3

(Slot 3)

Shift 4

(Slot 4)

Shift 5

(Slot 5)

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I

4 November

8:00 AM

10:30 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

5 November

8:00 AM

10:30 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

6 November

8:00 AM

10:30 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM


 

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 3): Overall Analysis

The overall difficulty level of the examination was (Easy to Moderate). The questions asked were pretty decent and if the students by preparing the important topics, they can easily score well in the exam.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 3): Summary of Analysis

Sections

Good Attempts

Difficulty Level

Reasoning

(26 to 31)

Easy and Moderate

Quantitative Aptitude

(23 to 26)

Moderate


 

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IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 3): Section- wise Analysis

Let us go through the analysis of the individual sections:


 

(A) Reasoning Ability:

(i) Good Attempts- Try to attempt at least (26 to 31) number of questions so that you will be easily able to clear the cut- off marks.


 

(ii) Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section can be stated as (Moderate).


 

Topic

Number of questions

Syllogism

5 Questions (Moderate)

Puzzles(Floor Based)

5 Questions (Moderate) 

Inequality

5 Questions (Easy)

Puzzle(Square)

5 Questions (Moderate)

Miscellaneous

10 Questions (Easy to Moderate) 

Blood Relations

2 questions (Easy)

Direction Sense

3 Questions (Easy)

Puzzle(Linear) 5 Questions (Moderate)


 

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(B) Quantitative Aptitude:

(i) Good Attempts- Try to attempt at least (23 to 26) number of questions so that you will be easily able to clear the cut- off marks.


 

(ii) Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section can be stated as (Easy to Moderate).


 

Topic

Number of questions

Miscellaneous (Profit and Loss, SI and CI, Speed and Distance, Time, Problems on Ages etc.)

10 Questions (Moderate)

Series

5 Questions (Moderate)

Data Interpretation (3 sets)

15 Questions (Modearte)

Simplification

5 Questions (Easy )

Equations

5 Questions (Easy)


 

We hope that you will be able to prepare well for the examination on 6th of November 2016. Stay in touch for more updates. Till then, we wish you good luck!

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IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims 2016 Exam Analysis- 5th November 2016 (Shift 2/ Slot 2)

Hello people,

We are back with the “Exam Analysis” of second shift of IBPS RRB Officer Scale I conducted on 5th of November 2016. The exam was quite appealing and the response of the students towards the questions asked was quite positive. Now, the next thing in every body’s mind is to go through analysis of the slot. No need to worry as we already have the analysis ready for you!

The IBPS RRB examination will be conducted in five slots on 6th of November as well.

The timings of all slots will be as follows:

Exam Name

Exam Date

Shift 1

(Slot 1)

Shift 2

(Slot 2)

Shift 3

(Slot 3)

Shift 4

(Slot 4)

Shift 5

(Slot 5)

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I

4 November

8:00 AM

10:30 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

5 November

8:00 AM

10:30 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

6 November

8:00 AM

10:30 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM


 

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 2): Overall Analysis

The overall difficulty level of the examination was (Easy to Moderate). The questions asked were pretty decent and if the students by preparing the important topics, they can easily score well in the exam.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 2): Summary of Analysis

Sections

Good Attempts

Difficulty Level

Reasoning

(26 to 33)

Easy and Moderate

Quantitative Aptitude

(23 to 27)

Moderate


 

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IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 2): Section- wise Analysis

Let us go through the analysis of the individual sections:


 

(A) Reasoning Ability:

(i) Good Attempts- Try to attempt at least (26 to 33) number of questions so that you will be easily able to clear the cut- off marks.


 

(ii) Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section can be stated as (Moderate).


 

Topic

Number of questions

Syllogism

5 Questions 

Puzzles(Floor Based)

5 Questions (Moderate) 

Inequality

5 Questions 

Puzzles(Square )

5 Questions (Moderate)

Miscellaneous

10 Questions (Easy to Moderate) 

Blood Relations

2 questions (Moderate)

Direction Sense

3 Questions Moderate

Puzzle(Linear)  5 Questions


 

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(B) Quantitative Aptitude:

(i) Good Attempts- Try to attempt at least (23 to 27) number of questions so that you will be easily able to clear the cut- off marks.


 

(ii) Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section can be stated as (Easy to Moderate).


 

Topic

Number of questions

Miscellaneous (Profit and Loss, SI and CI, Speed and Distance, Time, Problems on Ages etc.)

10 Questions (Moderate)

Series

5 Questions (Moderate)

Data Interpretation (3 sets)

15 Questions (Easy to Moderate)

Simplification

5 Questions (Easy )

Equations

5 Questions (Easy)


 

We hope that you will be able to prepare well for the examination on 6th of November 2016. Stay in touch for more updates. Till then, we wish you good luck!

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IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims 2016 Exam Analysis- 5th November 2016 (Shift 1/ Slot 1)

IBPS RRB Exam Analysis 5th Nov 2016 shift 1

Hello people,

We are back with the “Exam Analysis” of first shift of IBPS RRB Officer Scale I conducted on 5th of November 2016. The exam was quite appealing and the response of the students towards the questions asked was quite positive. Now, the next thing in every body’s mind is to go through analysis of the slot. No need to worry as we already have the analysis ready for you!

The IBPS RRB examination will be conducted in five slots on 6th of November as well.

The timings of all slots will be as follows:

Exam Name

Exam Date

Shift 1

(Slot 1)

Shift 2

(Slot 2)

Shift 3

(Slot 3)

Shift 4

(Slot 4)

Shift 5

(Slot 5)

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I

4 November

8:00 AM

10:30 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

5 November

8:00 AM

10:30 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

6 November

8:00 AM

10:30 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM


 

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 1): Overall Analysis

The overall difficulty level of the examination was (Easy to Moderate). The questions asked were pretty decent and if the students by preparing the important topics, they can easily score well in the exam.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 1): Summary of Analysis

Sections

Good Attempts

Difficulty Level

Reasoning

(24 to 27)

Moderate

Quantitative Aptitude

(24 to 29)

Easy to Moderate


 

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IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 1): Section- wise Analysis

Let us go through the analysis of the individual sections:


 

(A) Reasoning Ability:

(i) Good Attempts- Try to attempt at least (24 to 27) number of questions so that you will be easily able to clear the cut- off marks.


 

(ii) Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section can be stated as (Moderate).


 

Topic

Number of questions

Syllogism

5 Questions (Easy)

Seating Arrangement

5 Questions (Moderate) 

Inequality

5 Questions (Easy)

Puzzles

5 Questions (Moderate)

Miscellaneous

10 Questions (Easy to Moderate) 

Blood Relations

2 questions (Moderate)

Direction Sense

3 Questions Moderate

Linear Seating Arrangement 5 Questions


 

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(B) Quantitative Aptitude:

(i) Good Attempts- Try to attempt at least (24 to 29) number of questions so that you will be easily able to clear the cut- off marks.


 

(ii) Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section can be stated as (Easy to Moderate).


 

Topic

Number of questions

Miscellaneous (Profit and Loss, SI and CI, Speed and Distance, Time, Problems on Ages etc.)

10 Questions (Moderate)

Series

5 Questions (Moderate)

Data Interpretation (3 sets)

15 Questions (Easy to Moderate)

Approximation

5 Questions (Easy )

Equations

5 Questions (Easy)


 

We hope that you will be able to prepare well for the examination on 6th of November 2016. Stay in touch for more updates. Till then, we wish you good luck!

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IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims Exam Analysis: 4th November 2016 (Shift 4 & Shift 5)

IBPS RRB Exam Analysis - 4th November 2016

Hello Aspirants,

The IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims examination’s second slot has come to an end. The second slot was quite interesting as the candidates reported it had many variety of questions in it. Students must be extremely curious for the analysis of the examination. Sensing the curiosity, we have come up with the analysis of the 2nd slot of IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims examination.

The examination will be conducted in five slots both on 4th, 5th and 6th of November 2016.

The timings of all slots will be as follows:

Exam Name

Exam Date

Shift 1

(Slot 1)

Shift 2

(Slot 2)

Shift 3

(Slot 3)

Shift 4

(Slot 4)

Shift 5

(Slot 5)

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I

4 November

8:00 AM

10:30 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

5 November

8:00 AM

10:30 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

6 November

8:00 AM

10:30 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

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IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 Analysis of Shift 4 

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 4) : Section- wise Analysis

Now, it’s time for the section- wise analysis. Here we go:

(i) Reasoning Ability:

Good Attempts- (To be Available) questions can be a decent attempt for clearing the cut- off marks.

Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section was (To be Available).

Topic

Number of questions

Syllogism

5 questions

Blood Relations

2 questions

Direction 

3 questions

Inequality

5 questions

Puzzles

15 questions

Statement and Assumption

None

Blood Relations, Coding- Decoding and others

10 questions

(ii) Quantitative Aptitude:

Good Attempts- (To be Available) questions can be a decent attempt for clearing the cut- off marks.

Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section was (To be Available).

Topic

Number of questions

Profit and Loss, SI and CI, Speed and Distance, Time, Problems on Ages etc.

10 questions

Series

5 questions

Data Interpretation

15 questions

Equations

5 questions

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 4): Overall Analysis

After having a look at the section wise analysis, let us now take a look at the overall analysis of the slot 2. This overall analysis will help you to find out the difficulty level of the entire slot. All in all, the difficulty level of the 2nd slot of IBPS RRB examination was of Moderate level.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 4): Summary of Analysis

Sections

Good Attempts

Difficulty Level

Reasoning

24 to 31

Easy and  Moderate

Quantitative Aptitude

24 to 29

Moderate

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IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 5) : Section- wise Analysis

Now, it’s time for the section- wise analysis. Here we go:

(i) Reasoning Ability:

Good Attempts- 26 questions can be a decent attempt for clearing the cut- off marks.

Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section was moderate.

Topic

Number of questions

Syllogism

5 questions

Blood Relation

2 questions

Directions 

5 questions

Inequality

5 questions

Puzzles

15 questions

Statement and Assumption

None

Blood Relations, Coding- Decoding and others

10 questions

(ii) Quantitative Aptitude:

Good Attempts- 23 questions can be a decent attempt for clearing the cut- off marks.

Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section was easy.

Topic

Number of questions

Profit and Loss, SI and CI, Speed and Distance, Time, Problems on Ages etc.

10 questions

Series

5 questions

Data Interpretation

15 questions

Equations and Simplification

5 + 5 = 10 questions

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 5): Overall Analysis

After having a look at the section wise analysis, let us now take a look at the overall analysis of the slot 2. This overall analysis will help you to find out the difficulty level of the entire slot. All in all, the difficulty level of the 2nd slot of IBPS RRB examination was of moderate level.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 5): Summary of Analysis

Sections

Good Attempts

Difficulty Level

Reasoning

25 to 34

Easy and Moderate

Quantitative Aptitude

22 to 27

Moderate

We hope that this article has provided you the complete analysis and a lucid idea of the second slot. Follow our website for more updates on the 3rd slot of IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims 2016. Till then, Happy learning!

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IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims Exam Analysis: 4th Nov 2016 (Shift 2 & Shift 3)

IBPS RRB Officer scale 1 2nd and 3rd shift 4th-nov 2016

Hello Aspirants,

IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims exam Shift 2 and 3 was successfully completed. We met the students and made a note of their feedback on the examination. As per the feedback of the students, the exam was fair enough and had a very good set of questions.

Given below is the schedule of the examination:

Exam Name

Exam Date

Shift 1

(Slot 1)

Shift 2

(Slot 2)

Shift 3

(Slot 3)

Shift 4

(Slot 4)

Shift 5

(Slot 5)

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I

4 November

8:00 AM

10:30 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

5 November

8:00 AM

10:30 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

6 November

8:00 AM

10:30 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

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IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 2): Section- wise Analysis

Let us take a look at the section- wise analysis of the third slot. There were two sections asked i.e. Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning Ability. Both of the sections had good enough number of questions.

(i) Reasoning Ability:

Good Attempts- If you attend 23-25 number of questions, you can clear the cut off marks for sure.

Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section was Moderate.

Topic

Number of questions

Syllogism

5 questions

Seating Arrangement

5 questions

Inequality

5 questions

Puzzles

15 questions

Miscellaneous

10 questions

(ii) Quantitative Aptitude:

Good Attempts- If you attend 27-30 number of questions, you can clear the cut off marks for sure.

Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section was Moderate.

Topic

Number of questions

Approximation

5 questions

Number Series

5 questions

Data Interpretation(graphs, charts, tables)

15 questions

Quadratic Equations

5 questions

Miscellaneous (Partnership, Time and Work, SI, Averages, Profit/Loss, Mixture and Alligation, Mensuration) 10 questions

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 2): Overall Analysis

We had a look at the section wise analysis. The section wise analysis gave us a fair enough idea about the difficulty level of each section. But, now the overall analysis will tell us about the overall difficulty level of 3rd shift of IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Preliminary exam.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 2): Summary of Analysis

Sections

Good Attempts

Difficulty Level

Reasoning

23-25

Moderate

Quantitative Aptitude

27-30

Moderate

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IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 Analysis of Shift 3 

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 3): Section- wise Analysis

Let us take a look at the section- wise analysis of the third slot. There were two sections asked i.e. Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning Ability. Both of the sections had good enough number of questions.

(i) Reasoning Ability:

Good Attempts- If you attend 22-24 number of questions, you can clear the cut off marks for sure.

Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section was Easy- Moderate.

Topic

Number of questions

Syllogism

5 questions

Seating Arrangement

5 questions

Linear Arrangement

5 questions

Inequality

5 questions

Puzzles

10 questions

Miscellaneous (Blood Relations, Coding- Decoding and others)

10 questions

(ii) Quantitative Aptitude:

Good Attempts- If you attend 26-29 number of questions, you can clear the cut off marks for sure.

Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section was Moderate.

Topic

Number of questions

Simplification

5 questions

Number Series

5 questions

Data Interpretation(3- sets)

15 questions

Equations (Quadratic)

5 questions

Miscellaneous 10 questions

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 3): Overall Analysis

We had a look at the section wise analysis. The section wise analysis gave us a fair enough idea about the difficulty level of each section. But, now the overall analysis will tell us about the overall difficulty level of 3rd shift of IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Preliminary exam.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 3): Summary of Analysis

Sections

Good Attempts

Difficulty Level

Reasoning

22-24

Easy - Moderate

Quantitative Aptitude

26-29

Moderate

We suggest you to go through the complete analysis and prepare for the upcoming slots. Follow our website for more updates. Good Luck!

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IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims Exam Analysis : 4th November 2016 (Shift 1)

IBPS-RRB-Officer--Scale--I-Prelims-Exam-Analysis---4th-November-2016-(1st-Shift)

Hello Aspirants,

The IBPS RRB Officer Scale I prelims examination has successfully completed its first slot of 4th November 2016. Students had many hopes associated with it and it had come with many surprises. We had a word with the students and they had come up with relatively positive responses. The difficulty level of the exam was supposed to be tough as it has been one of the most reputed examinations of the country.

The examination will be conducted in five slots.The timings of all slots will be as follows:

Exam Name

Exam Date

Shift 1

(Slot 1)

Shift 2

(Slot 2)

Shift 3

(Slot 3)

Shift 4

(Slot 4)

Shift 5

(Slot 5)

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I

4 November

8:00 AM

10:30 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

5 November

8:00 AM

10:30 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

6 November

8:00 AM

10:30 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

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IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 1): Overall Analysis

Let us have a look at the overall analysis of the 1st slot of IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016. The overall analysis says the exam was moderate.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 1): Summary of Analysis

Sections

Good Attempts

Difficulty Level

Reasoning

24

Moderate

Quantitative Aptitude

16

Moderate

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IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 (Slot 1): Section- wise Analysis

Let us go through the analysis of the individual sections:

Reasoning Ability:

(i) Good Attempts- Make an attempt of 24 number of questions, you can very well clear the cut off marks.

(ii) Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section can be stated as moderate.

Puzzle asked in 1st shift  :

M,N,O,P,U,V,W,X sitting in square table 4 corners facing inside & 4 middle facing outside.

1) M sits one of the corners
2) 2 people between M and V
3) X is immediate right of U .  X and P facing same direction. N is immediate left of P.
4) 3 people between N & V.
5) O is not facing same direction

Topic

Number of questions

Syllogism

5 questions

Seating Arrangement

5 questions

Inequality

5 questions

Puzzles

20 questions

Miscellaneous

5 questions

Blood Relations

3 questions

Direction Sense 2 questions

Quantitative Aptitude:

(i) Good Attempts- Make an attempt of 16 number of questions, you can very well clear the cut off marks.

 (ii) Difficulty level: The level of difficulty of this section can be stated as moderate.

Some of the questions asked in the Number series were:

  • 3, 1.5, 1.5, 2.25, 4.5 ?
  • 2, 4, 11, 37, 153, ?
  • 9, 14, 21, 32, 45, ?
  • 4, 4, 6, 12, 24, ?

Topic

Number of questions

Miscellaneous(Profit and Loss, SI and CI, Speed and Distance, Time, Problems on Ages etc.)

10 questions

Series

5 questions

Data Interpretation (2 sets)

15 questions

Approximation 5 questions

Equations

5 questions

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We hope that this article will be helpful for you. Stay tuned with us for further updates on the 2nd slot of IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims 2016. Till then, happy learning!

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IBPS RRB (Assistant/Officer Scale-1) Exam Dates and Shift Timing

IBPS-RRB-(AssistantOfficer-Scale-1)-Prelims-2016--Exam-Dates-and-Shift-Timing

The prominent banking recruiter - Institute of Banking and Personnel Selection is conducting an online test to offer various job opportunities to qualify job seekers in Regional Rural Banks. The difficulty level of RRB Bank Exam remains very high as it filters out brilliant candidates to be recruited on the respectable positions of Officer Scale and Office Assistant. The IBPS RRB Recruitment 2016 Exam like - IBPS RRB PO, IBPS RRB Clerk, IBPS RRB Officer Scale-1, IBPS RRB Office Assistant will be conducted in the months of November and December.

This year IBPS RRB (Office assistant and Officer scale I) will be conducted in two tiers - Preliminary and Mains.

The pattern of Prelims exam for IBPS RRB (Officer Scale 1/Assistant) is as follows:

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IBPS RRB Exam Pattern 2016 :


 

Preliminary Examination Pattern: The Prelims exam will be of 45 minutes duration and it will  be of objective type. There will be negative marking of 0.25 for each wrong answer and also sectional cut offs.

Office Assistant (Multipurpose)

Serial No

Sections

No of Questions

Total Marks

Medium

Time Duration

1

Reasoning

40

40

English/Hindi

45 minutes

2

Numerical Ability

40

40

English/Hindi

Total

80

80


For the office assistant post, there will be no interview and selection will be purely based on the written test.(Objective)

Officer Scale-I

Serial No

Sections

No of Questions

Total Marks

Medium

Time Duration

1

Reasoning

40

40

English/Hindi

45 minutes

2

Quantitative Aptitude

40

40

English/Hindi

Total

80

80


For the Officer Scale 1 post, there will be an interview for candidates qualifying in both pre and mains.

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IBPS RRB Exam Dates and Shift Timing 2016

Exam Name

Exam Date

Shift 1
(Slot 1)

Shift 2
(Slot 2)

Shift 3
(Slot 3)

Shift 4
(Slot 4)

Shift 5
(Slot 5)

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I

04/11/16

08:00AM

10:00 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

05/11/16

08:00 AM

10:00 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

06/11/16

08:00 AM

10:00 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

IBPS RRB Office Assistant (Multipurpose)

12/11/16

08:00 AM

10:00 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM 

13/11/16

08:00 AM

10:00 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM

19/11/16

08:00 AM

10:00 AM

12:00 PM

2:00 PM

4:00 PM


 

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IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2016 examination – Last Minute Preparation Tips and Strategy

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Exam Preparation

Success should not be just a wish. Rather, it should be a commitment along with hard work and determination. Success without enthusiasm is just an abstract entity. Students need to realize that there is no short cut to success and success is instantly achieved out of smart approaches. This article will enlighten some of the magical tips and strategies which will make IBPS RRB 2016 exam much easy to crack.

The Preliminary examination of IBPS RRB examination for Officers Scale I and Office Assistants (Multipurpose) will be held on 5th and 6th November 2016 and 12th, 13th and 19th November 2016. The candidates who will score well in the IBPS PO prelims examination will pave their way for the IBPS RRB Mains examination 2016. In this article, we bring you some of the most magical tips for IBPS RRB Officer Scale I prelims which will help you score the best.

Before going to the tips and tricks, let us take a look at the pattern of IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims 2016:

Section

Number of questions

Maximum Marks

Duration of the exam

Reasoning

40

40

45 minutes

Quantitative Aptitude

40

40

Total

80

80

IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims 2016: All in all strategy for effective preparation

A strategy always enables you to make things go smooth and yields effective results. Given below are some of the vital parts of an effective strategy which will make success inevitable for you:

(a) Prepare quick notes: This habit will make you jot down all the important parts of a section instead of going through the entire thing. Prepare quick notes which will help you for a quick revision and make you memorize all the important concepts.

(b) Focus on effective time management: Managing time is one of the crucial factors which can make you make miracles. Time management has to be taken care of in the IBPS RRB exam. Don’t waste time in answering questions you are not sure about. Rather, utilize time in answering those about which you are confident enough.

(c) Take Online mock tests: Make it a habit to take regular mock tests. The mock tests will make you acquainted with the exam pattern and will let you practice questions from almost all chapters. It will make you realize the exam environment and the limitations which will help you in the actual exam.

(d) Study and Shine: Study hard and practice. Don’t skip your schedule as regular habit of studying will help you remember things faster.

(e) Apply shortcuts and reach fast to the solution: Learn as many as shortcuts as you can to solve the questions. Shortcuts will help you get the answers faster and will help you achieve accuracy.

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IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims 2016: Section wise preparation tips:

Quantitative Aptitude:

This section has the vastest syllabus and takes a lot of practice. The questions asked are analytical and time taking. If you master in this section with sheer hard work, this section will help you qualify the exam easily. We suggest the students to go through the important topics list given below and practice questions from these topics in particular:

  • Frequency polygon
  • Decimal and Fractions
  • Simplification
  • Percentage
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Profit and Loss
  • Time and distance
  • Sharing Problems
  • Bar-diagram
  • Pie-chart
  • Averages
  • Probability

Reasoning Ability:

One of the trickiest sections of all, reasoning can be both the toughest and the most scoring section in any exam. The questions have a logic and if the logic is decoded by the candidate, it is very easy for the candidate to score well in this section. We suggest you to prepare from the following topics:

  • Seating Arrangement
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Tabulation
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Blood relations
  • Input Output
  • Alphanumeric series
  • Data sufficiency
  • Direction sense
  • Alphanumeric series
  • Puzzles

IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims 2016: Last Minute preparation tips:

  • Prepare quick notes for preparation. These notes will make you recall all the important points and make you remember the concepts.
  • Inculcate the habit of regular practice which will make you confident in the actual exam.
  • Please note that you need to pay equal attention to all sections as sectional cut off will be considered.
  • Make a proper time table and strictly follow it. A proper time table will make you go through all the sections in a justified manner.
  • Practice at least one or two mock tests regularly.
  • Make a habit of revising the concepts on a regular basis.

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Attention! IBPS RRB 2016 Admit Cards Out – Download Now

IBPS RRB Prelims Admit Card 2016

Attention all IBPS RRB aspirants! The Institute of Banking Personnel (IBPS) has released notifications for admit cards download for Office Assistant (Multipurpose) preliminary exam. The Officer Scale I examination is scheduled on 5th and 6th November 2016 and the preliminary examination for posts of Office Assistant posts is scheduled on 12th, 13th and 19th November 2016. The admit cards for Officer Scale I examination will be available till 6th November and for Office Assistant (Multipurpose) posts they will be available till 19th November. The first and foremost thing you need to do to download admit cards is to enter their registration no/ roll no and password/ date of birth. There will be no provision of posts and all the candidates will have to download their admit cards online.

The admit card would contain the following details:

  • Candidate’s roll number
  • Name of the Candidate
  • Examination Dates
  • Venue of the examination
  • Slots of the examination
  • Address of test venue
  • Candidate’s registration number
  • General exam oriented instructions
  • Name of the post which you had applied for

What are the details required for downloading the admit card? Well, there are a very few details required. All you have to do is just enter the registration number and date of birth/ password in the admit card login page.

IBPS RRB 2016 Admit Card: Points to remember :

  • Please make sure you attach a photocopy of your govt. id such as license, ration card, voter id, passport etc.
  • Please write your name, registration number, roll number and put your initials on the photo copy of the ID Proof.
  • An original photo ID proof such as passport/Adhar/PAN Card/Driving Licence/ Voter’s Card/Bank Passbook with duly attested Photograph/Identity Card issued by School or College/Gazetted Officer in the official letterhead in original as well as a self-attested Photocopy thereof should be carried by the candidate.
  • Please make sure you carry a recent passport sized photograph which should be identical to the one provided during registration.
  • Please attach the passport sized photograph in the designated place. Do not paste the photograph in any random place. Don’t staple the photograph.
  • Carry a photocopy of the admit card and staple it to the printout of the admit card. If possible, carry extra photocopies as well to be on the safe side.
  • Please submit a photocopy of Identity proof along with call letter to the invigilators in the examination hall. If you fail doing it, you will be disqualified for the test.
  • IBPS will not send you hard copies of the admit cards. You will only receive the soft copies of the admit card.

IBPS RRB 2016 Admit Card: Steps to download

Please follow the procedure given below to download the admit cards for IBPS RRB 2016 examination:

  • This page will provide you the direct links for downloading the admit card of IBPS RRB.
  • Two separate links for CWE RRB Office Assistant and for Officers(Scale- I, II and III)
  • Click on the respective links for which ever posts you have applied.
  • A login window will appear on your screen. Enter credentials such as registration no and date of birth or password.
  • Click on the submit button after entering all the details
  • Your IBPS RRB admit card will be displayed on the screen of your computer. Verify the details in the admit card before downloading it.
  • Download the admit card and keep it safely with you. Please make sure you positively carry it with you on the day of the examination.

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IBPS RRB Assistant multipurpose, Officer Scale-I & II Study Plans & Strategy

IBPS has recently called the aspirant candidates for the recruitment of RRB assistant multipurpose for the post of officer for scale 1 and scale 2. The recruitments are done to post the deserving and qualified candidates in the public sector banks and the government financial institutes across the country. There are total 1650 posts available under different categories.

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Before we jump to the plans and strategy to prepare for these exams, it is important to know the eligibility criteria.

RRB Officer Scale 1: Candidates who have degree from the recognized university and proficiency in any local language along with computer awareness can enroll for the scale 1 job. However the preference is given to those candidates who have degree in agriculture, horticulture, animal husbandry, engineering, management, law, economics and accountancy etc.

RRB Officer Scale 2:The recruitment authority has different eligibly criteria for officer scale 2 (general banking officer) as it seeks for the candidates having 50% of aggregate marks in graduation and the preference is given to those who have degree in banking, finance, agriculture, marketing, animal husbandry etc. For the Scale 2 (specialist officer), the candidate should have degree in electronics / communication / computer science / information technology and minimum 50% aggregate and one year experience. The candidate will have to thoroughly prepare for the professional paper.

Understanding the Exam Pattern and Topics Distribution

The candidates need to understand the exam pattern first for these recruitments. It will help them to understand how to allot time for different sections according to their score weightage. Let us undergo the basic sections of the pre level of assistant multipurpose, Officer Scale 1 and scale 2 (general banking officer) and find out the topic distribution in each section. We can understand the importance of topics in different sections which we find pervasive in all the three exams at pre level.

Reasoning Ability: This section comprise of the topics like seating arrangement, puzzle, coding decoding, coded inequalities, blood relations, syllogism, input output, alpha numeric series, data sufficiency, tabulation etc.

1. Scoring Topics: Puzzle, seating arrangement, syllogism, coding decoding are such topics that are highly scoring. The candidate may find them difficult but the best part is that these questions come with 4-5 sub questions based on one. You can invest your time in solving the puzzle by writing down in tables and similarly you can draw proper sequence of seating arrangement with right approach and fetch good marks.

2. Difficult Topics: The topics which have high difficulty level include input output, puzzle, coding decoding. You need to practice on these topics thoroughly before you go for exam. These topics need extensive exercise of brain on different types of questions as you cannot solve them with the blind stroke.

3. Practice Basic: Arithmetic Operations: Learning the multiplication tables, squares, cubes and tricks to do arithmetic operations fast will help you to solve the questions based on numeric series, coded inequalities and tabulation.

Quantitative Aptitude: This section comprise of the topics like data interpretation, permutation and combination, probability, ratio and proportion, mixture and allegation, profit and loss, percentage, discount, number system, sequence and series, time and work, time and distance, simple interest, compound interest, surds and indices etc.

1. Highest Scoring: The topics that can enable you to fetch highest marks include data interpretation, permutation and combinations, sequence and series, number system and simplification. The candidates must focus on the data interpretation as it alone contains 15 marks of questions.

2. Difficult Topics: Mixture and Allegation, Sequence and Series and Simplification are bit of difficult level and can take some time to solve. However regular practice and understanding of the concepts would help you to solve these questions on time.

3. Learn percentage table and arithmetic tricks: To tackle the quantitative aptitude the candidate should have strong hold over basic calculations. You can learn tricks of doing basic arithmetic operations in less time. And it is advisable that learning the percentage table, multiplication table would help the candidate to solve the high scoring data interpretation topic in least time.

English: This section includes topics like comprehensions, grammar topics like verb, noun, pronoun, preposition, vocabulary check through one word substitution, synonyms, antonyms, cloze test etc.

1. Highest Scoring: Reading Comprehensions and Cloze Test are the highest scoring topics and the candidate need to develop regular reading habit and work upon the grammar topics to fetch marks from this area.

2. Working upon Vocabulary: Learning the words from word bank that includes the type of difficult words asked in general competitive exams would help the candidate.

General Awareness: The section of general awareness includes the current affairs dealing with the economy of the nation, developmental policies, banking awareness, Indian constitution, budget, banking schemes. The thrust is mainly on the fiscal policies, banking sector and economy in this section.

1. Reading Newspaper: The candidate should read newspaper regularly and mainly focus on the business and economy section. Make sure you know the latest appointments made in the banking sector and finance ministry and other crucial ministries. Keep yourself abreast of the latest fiscal and national developmental policies introduced by the government.

2. Basic General Knowledge Magazines: The candidates can go through the general knowledge magazines for competitive exam and can learn the latest developments and appointments in the government and crucial institutions.

Computer Knowledge: In today’s digital world, it has become imperative for the government employees to connect with masses and perform regular functions through computer technology. And such skill is tested in the RRB exams by the recruiters.

1. Basic Computer Knowledge: Candidate must be aware of the hardware, software, basic computer programmes, and security tools and should also have decent knowledge of the computer such as history of computer, inventions in development of computer etc.

2. Latest Technology: The candidate should be aware of the latest developments in computer technology and new inventions being introduced such as new software, window programmes.

Smart Strategy to Crack IBPS RRB Exams

  • Practice Mock Tests Daily: It is important for the candidate to go through the mock tests regularly as it will enhance speed and will give strong control over solving the questions. The candidate should set the timer and solve each question within limited time however make sure you do this time bound practice only when you have strong grip over topics and you just need to pace up the speed.

  • Keep yourself Updated about Government Policies: The government schemes, especially in the banking and finance sector should be checked regularly. The policies introduced by the government also need to be checked.

  • Keep Updated about the banking rates: The candidate should know the latest rates as set by the RBI, like Cash reserve ratio, banking rate, repo rate, SLR, teaser rates.

Achieving Goal through Wise Study Plan

1. Refer to Previous Year Papers: It is basic to refer the previous year papers so that you can understand which topic has what weightage. It helps you to grow confidence and understand you own level of performance.

2. Check the Changed Trend in Other Exams: Being in present and analyzing the latest trend is the smart strategy. You must check if the government recruiters have brought any change in the pattern they ask questions in other exams, you can refer to present year question papers of other IBPS exams.

3. Precise Study: You must know what your goal is and accordingly you should hit on the mark. There is no point of understanding deep concepts and multiple theories if that is not required in exam. For instance, in quantitative aptitude you should know that most of the questions are asked on data interpretation and mainly from arithmetic section so you should not waste time on the advanced mathematics section and learning the formulae.

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