IBPS RRB Officer Previous Year Exam Analysis: Prelims

IBPS RRB Scale 1 Previous Year Exam Analysis: Prelims

RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims exam was conducted across cities. It was conducted in various shifts continuously for two days. The question asked in RRB Officer Scale 1 was different in each shift. The difficulty level was medium to moderate. You can have a look at the table below to know which section contains what type of question.

Section Wise Details for IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 2018 (Pre Exam) are given below:

Reasoning Ability: 40 questions (of 50 Marks) were asked from this section of moderate difficulty. The details are given below:

Topic NameNumber of Questions
Syllogism 5 questions
Blood Relation 4 questions
Data Sufficiency 3 questions
Direction and Distance 3 questions
Inequality 4 questions
Box Puzzle 5 questions
Circular Seating Arrangement 5 questions
Day based puzzle 5 questions
Linear Arrangement 5 questions
Alphabet Based Problem 1 questions

Quantitative Aptitude: This section had 40 questions (of 50 Marks) of moderate difficulty level. The details are given below:

Topic nameNo. and Type of Questions
Data Interpretation 3 sets (15 questions)
  • Tabular
  • Caselete
  • Bar Graph
Miscellaneous Questions 15 questions
  • Problems on ages
  • Profit and loss
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Average
  • Partnership
  • Simple and compound interest
  • Pipes and cistern
  • Time and work
  • Boats and cistern
  • Mixture and Alligation
  • Probability
Approximation 5 questions
Wrong Number series 5 questions