EPFO Assistant Exam Analysis, Review 2019: 31st July 2nd Shift

EPFO Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis 2019:
The second shift is also over for the EPFO Assistant examination for the year 2019 and Adda247 is here with the analysis on the second shift analysis. Comparing with The First Shift Analysis the paper was Easy-Moderate and we hope aspirants gave their best performance. Now it’s time to review and analyze the question paper. We have taken the review from the aspirants who appeared for the second shift and considering the good attempts we have concluded that the second shift examination was of Easy-Moderate Level.

Let’s have a look at the section-wise detailed review and the good attempts in all these sections for the EPFO Assistant Prelims exam 2019:
EPFO Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis 2019: Section-wise Analysis

Subject Good Attempt Time
English Language 23-25 20
Reasoning Ability 30-33 20
Quantitative Aptitude 26-29 20
Total 84-91 60

Quantitative Aptitude (Easy-Moderate)

The level of the Quantitative Aptitude section was Easy-Moderate. One can easily attempt questions if they have practiced well. There was one set of DI:

  • Tabular DI
No. of Questions
Data Interpretation
Number Series
Miscellaneous Word Problems

English Language (Easy-Moderate)

The English section was of the Easy-Moderate level. There was one set of reading comprehension with 10 questions. Out of 10 questions, 4 questions were based on vocabulary. Reading Comprehension was based on a story of A King and a Barber.

Topic No. of Questions Level
Reading Comprehension  12 Easy-Moderate
Error Detection 05 Easy-Moderate
Parajumbles (6 sentences) 05 Easy
Single Word Filler 03 Easy
Sentence Correction 05 Easy
Total 30 Easy

Reasoning (Easy)

The level of reasoning was also Easy. There were 4 sets of Puzzles and Seating Arrangement:
  • Day Based Puzzle (Monday-Sunday, 7 people)
  • Parallel Line Puzzle (North-South direction, 5 people each side)
  • Circular Seating Arrangement (8 people, all were facing inside)
  • Linear Seating Arrangement (7 people, all were facing North)
Topics No. of Questions Level
Puzzles and Seating Arrangement 20 Easy-Moderate
Blood Relation 03 Easy
Alphabet-symbol-series 03 Easy
Syllogism 04 Easy
Numeric Series 05 Easy-Moderate
Total 35 Easy