IBPS RRB PO Mains 2019: Last Minute Tips

IBPS RRB PO mains exam is round the corner. It is to be held on 13th October 2019. With just 2 days left in the examination, Bankersadda has come up with the IBPS RRB PO preparation tips for all the aspirants who are appearing in the IBPS RRB PO exam. We hope you have prepared well for the exam and is ready to make a go. This article is for polishing your existing knowledge and help you in tackling your last minute worries.

Most of the students take stress before a day of the exam and consequently create havoc of exam in their mind. This effects their performance in the exam. Do not worry as we are here to help you with every way possible. Here are some last minute tips for IBPS RRB PO mains preparation:

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IBPS RRB PO mains exam pattern

To get through the exam, it is important for you to know about the IBPS RRB PO exam pattern, syllabus, previous year’s paper. We hope you have already gone through them. Here is IBPS RRB PO mains exam pattern 2019:

S. No. Name of the Test Medium of the exam No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1. Reasoning Ability Hindi/English 40 50 Composite time of 120 minutes
2. Numerical Ability Hindi/English 40 50
3. General Awareness Hindi/English 40 40
4.a English Language English 40 40
4.b Hindi Language Hindi 40 40
5. Computer Knowledge Hindi/English 40 20
Total 200 200

An aspirant has to choose either Hindi or English Language during the submission of forms and has to attempt the same during examination. There is no sectional timing in IBPS RRB PO exam but a composite of 2 hours (120 minutes) is fixed for the mains exam.

There is a sectional cut-off as well as overall cut-off in IBPS RRB PO exam. Also, there is negative marking of 0.25 marks per question for every wrong attempts.

IBPS RRB PO section-wise tips:

IBPS RRB PO preparation demands rigorous practice with accuracy. However, focusing on the few points can sail you through the examination. We have given some tips for each section of IBPS RRB PO exam.

Numerical Aptitude: This section test your speed as well as accuracy. You should keep a eagle eye on Data Interpretation, approximation & simplification, percentage, ages, number series, patnership, SI, Speed and time. Go through some top scoring topics quickly keeping accuracy and time management in mind.

Reasoning Ability: IBPS RRB PO test your tricky skills. The question are very tricky and the answers are very close. So, you have to remind yourself of the negative marking and can go through quick tricks to solve questions. Aspirants can check puzzles, seating arrangement, direction, blood relation, etc in the last minute quickly as their revision is a must.

General Awareness: General awareness is the section that is most ignored and given importance only in the last month. So, if you are still not confident enough, you should not try to clear you basics. You can download general awareness capsules to get a gist of all the important updates and relevant topics for the examination because it is not possible to cover this topic in the last moment without a gist.

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Computer Knowledge: This section can be aced with basic knowledge. So you can quickly go through the topics given below:

  • History and Generation of Computers
  • Introduction to Computer Organisation
  • Computer Memory
  • Computer Hardware and I/O Devices
  • Computer Software
  • Computer Languages
  • Operating System
  • Computer Network
  • Internet
  • MS Office Suit and Short cut keys
  • Number System and Conversions
  • Computer and Network Security

A very basic knowledge of these topics can help you in scoring.

English/Hindi: This section can be aced with polishing the grammar rules quickly.

Last Minutes Tips for IBPS RRB PO Preparation 2019

Aspirants aspiring to pursue their career with IBPS RRB PO must have prepared themselves for the upcoming mains exam. Although there are some tips which the aspirants generally ignore before the exam. We are providing you with everything your exam demands. Read the following points to get through the exam:

  • Focus on important points and revise them thoroughly.
  • Do not learn anything new now as only 2 days are left. Prepare what you have already learnt so far.
  • Take speed test to get ready for the exam. This is the most important tip that an aspirant should not ignore.
  • Work on your time management and help your self to get in the exam mode.
  • With time management, maintain accuracy in your practice sets.
  • Solve last minutes mock and look into previous year’s paper once again.
  • Stay away from tension and stress. Relax your mind and stay focussed.
  • Keep yourself alert.
  • Eat well and sleep well.
  • Check the details and information mentioned in the admit card a day prior to the exam so that you don’t miss anything important in the exam.

All the best and keep yourself confident. You are going to crack the examination.

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