EPFO Assistant Exam Analysis & Review 2019: 31st July 3rd Shift

EPFO Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis 2019:
The Third shift is also over for the EPFO Assistant examination for the year 2019 and Adda247 is here with the analysis on the third shift analysis. Comparing The First Shift and the Second Shift of EPFO Assistant Prelims 2019 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 third shift and considering the good attempts we have concluded that the third 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 22-25 20
Reasoning Ability 29-32 20
Quantitative Aptitude 21-24 20
Total 83-87 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 (Related to Sales)
No. of Questions
Data Interpretation
Missing Number Series
Quadratic Equation
Miscellaneous Word Problems

English Language (Easy-Moderate)

The English section was of the Easy-Moderate level. The Reading Comprehension consisted of 10 questions. Reading Comprehension was based on a story of A person who helped a lady. 3 phrases were asked in the Reading Comprehension. Out of 3 one was Passing Through.

Topic No. of Questions Level
Reading Comprehension  10 Easy-Moderate
Cloze Test (story-based) 07 Easy-Moderate
Single Word Filler 02 Easy
Sentence Rearrangement 05 Easy
Error Detection 06 Easy
Total 30 Easy-Moderate

Reasoning (Easy)

The level of reasoning was also easy. There were 3 sets of Puzzles and Seating Arrangement:
  • Box Based Puzzle (7 boxes)
  • Circular Seating Arrangement (8 people, all were facing centre)
  • Month Based Puzzle (8 people, 4 months)
Topics No. of Questions Level
Puzzles and Seating Arrangement 15 Easy-Moderate
Inequality 04 Easy
Direction Sense  03 Easy-Moderate
Syllogism 05 Easy
Alphabet-symbol-series 05 Easy
Alphabet based 03 Easy
Total 35 Easy