IBPS RRB PO mains 11th December 2016 Exam Analysis


Now its time for exam analysis of IBPS RRB PO mains (11th December 2016). A lot of students have appeared for their mains exam today and this brings them a step closer in their journey of becoming a PO. Without wasting any moment, let's get straight to the analysis which you all are interested in.



There are 5 Sections in IBPS RRB PO mains exam namely English/Hindi, Reasoning ,Computer awareness, General Awareness and Quantitative Aptitude. This year the paper was of Moderate level. There were 4 seating arrangements and puzzles in reasoning.English Language and Quant was of Moderate to Difficult level. 


OVER-ALL ANALYSIS


Sections
Good Attempt
English Language
16-19
Reasoning Ability
15-20
Hindi
21-24
Quantitative Aptitude
15-18
Computer Awareness
19-24
General Awareness
17-23
Total
136-143


QUANTITATIVE APTITUDE (Difficult)

The level of quantitative aptitude was moderate to difficult. There were three sets of DI. 

DI type - pie chart, Bar Graph, missing DI 

The questions were:

Topic
No. of Questions
Level
Series
5
moderate
Quadratic Equations
5
Easy to moderate
Data Interpretation
15
Moderate to difficult
Miscellaneous(SI,CI, Speed &Time, Profit and Loss, Time and Work, Averages, Ages, Ratio etc.)
15
Moderate to difficult
Total
40
Moderate to difficult


HINDI LANGUAGE (EASY-MODERATE)

The level of Hindi was easy as compared to other sections. There was 1 Reading Comprehension.

The questions were:

Topic
No. of Questions
Level
Reading Comprehension 
10
moderate
Wrong Word
5
Easy to moderate
Para-Jumbled(odd one types)
5
Easy to moderate
Errors
5
Easy to moderate
Cloze Test
10
Easy to moderate
Odd One Out
5
Easy to moderate
Total
40
Easy to moderate




REASONING ABILITY (MODERATE-DIFFICULT)

The level of reasoning was moderate to difficult.There were 4 Puzzles and seeting arrangement.

Puzzle 1- 12 people (north- south)

Puzzle 2- 7 people (7 colours, traveling different distance)
Puzzle 3- 7 people (doing different articles)

The questions were:



Topic
No. of Questions
Level
Syllogism
6
Moderate
Sitting Arrangement(Linear)
10
Moderate
Puzzles
10
Moderate
Coding-decoding
1
Moderate
Logical
8
Moderate
Alphabet Series
3
Moderate
Miscellaneous ( Ranking, Direction Sense) 
2
Moderate
Total
40
Moderate


GENERAL AWARENESS

General Awareness is moderate. This section is quite easy for those who knows banking terms. Mostly questions were asked from Capsule. The questions were mainly asked from Banking, Static and Current affairs.
Questions from Asian Games 2018, APEC Summit 2016, Kabbadi world cup, were asked.

COMPUTER AWARENESS

Computer Awareness is quite easy. For an average student this section was quite easy to attempt. 


ENGLISH LANGUAGE (MODERATE-DIFFICULT)


The level of English was difficult as compared to Hind Section. There were 2 Reading Comprehension.

This time Fillers were asked differently. There were 3 fillers and for which only 2 words were given in the option. You have to chose the option in such a way the the first word given in the option can be filled in first two blanks and the second word can fill the last blank. 


ParaJumble Topic - Internet Banking
Cloze Test - About Sleeping

The questions were:

Topic
No. of Questions
Level
Reading Comprehension 
15
moderate
Sentence fillers
5
Moderate to difficult
Para-Jumbled(odd one types)
5
Moderate to difficult
Errors
5
Easy to moderate
Cloze Test
10
Easy to moderate
Total
40
Moderate to difficult