Reserve Bank of India has released Call Letter for RBI Grade B Phase-I examination. You can find RBI Grade B Admit Card download link for the same below:

Admit Card for Post of Officers in Grade – B- DR- General Click Here to Download Admit Card for Post of Officers in Grade – B- DR- General- 2018
Admit Card for Post of Officers in Grade – B- DEPR/DSIM  Click Here to Download Admit Card for Post of Officers in Grade – B- DEPR/DSIM – 2018

The RBI Grade B Phase-I is to be held on 16th August in three shifts, with the first shift at 9:15 AM. The duration of the exam is 120 minutes (2 hours). However you may have to be at the venue for approximately 180 minutes including the time required for attendance marking, submission of Admission Letter with Photocopy of the Photo-ID proof, logging in, etc.

Sample Questions from RBI Grade B (General) Information Handout

Please note that the types of questions in this handout are only illustrative and not exhaustive. In the actual examination you will find questions of a higher difficulty level on some or all of these types and also questions on the types not mentioned here. Some sample questions are given below.


Q.1. As per the 2011 census, the ratio of Rural : Urban population in India is _____
(1) 69 : 31  (2) 65 : 35  (3) 60 : 40  (4) 55 : 45  (5) 50 : 50

Q.2. Which of the following is the currency of Thailand ?
(1) Baht  (2) Balboa  (3) Cedi  (4) Cupon  (5) Renminbi

Q.3. Narora Nuclear Power Station is located in which of the following Indian states ?
(1) Bihar  (2) West Bengal  (3) Gujarat  (4) Tamil Nadu  (5) Uttar Pradesh

Q.4. National Securities Depositary Limited (NSDL), an electronic securities depository, was promoted in 1996 by IDBI, UTI, leading public and private sector banks and ____
(1) Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) Limited  (2) National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) Limited  (3) Multi Commodity Exchange of India (MCX) Limited  (4) Indian National Multi-Commodity Exchange (NMCE) Limited  (5) National Commodity & Derivative Exchange (NCDEX) Limited

Q.5. Under the anticipated GST regime the proposed ‘GST Council’ shall have the representation of the Central Government in the form of ____
(1) Three fourth of its members  (2) One third of its members  (3) One fourth of its members  (4) Two third of its members  (5) One half of its members

Q.6. Which of the following automakers topped the Global Vehicle Sales for the fourth consecutive year in 2015 ?
(1) Volkswagen Group  (2) Ford Motor Company  (3) Toyota Motor Corporation  (4) Hyundai Motor Company  (5) General Motors Company

Q.7. User Assisted Trials of ‘Pinaka II’, a multi-barrel rocket launcher (MBRL) system with a range of 60 km, have been recently successfully completed by ____
(1) Iran  (2) India  (3) Myanmar  (4) Pakistan  (5) Bangladesh


Q.1. Some leaders are dishonest. Satyapriya is a leader. Which of the following inferences definitely follows from these two statements ?
(1) Satyapriya is honest  (2) Satyapriya is dishonest  (3) Some leaders are honest  (4) Leaders are generally dishonest
(5) Satyapriya is sometimes dishonest

Q.2. In a certain code language, ‘1, 2, 3’ means ‘bright little boy; ‘1, 4, 5’ means ‘tall big boy’ and ‘6, 3, 7’ means ‘beautiful little flower’. Which numeral in that language means ‘bright’ ?
(1) 1  (2) 6  (3) 3  (4) 4  (5) Other than those given as options

Q.3. If the letters in the word TOPS can be rearranged to form a meaningful word beginning with O, the last letter of that word is your answer. If more than one such word can be formed, M is the answer and if no such word can be formed, X is the answer. (1) T  (2) P  (3) M  (4) S  (5) 4

Q.3-5. In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case. The true source of rights is duty. If we all (3) our duties, rights will not be (4) to seek. If leaving duties unperformed we run after rights, they will escape us like an elusive person. The more we pursue them, the farther (5) they fly.

Q.3. (1) deny (2) devote (3) discharge (4) imagine (5) fulfil
Q.4. (1) far (2) close (3) easy (4) against (5) common
Q.5. (1) off (2) can (3) did (4) could (5) towards


This is a test designed to see how fast and accurately you can deal with numbers viz. computation, quantitative reasoning, interpretation of data etc.

Q.1. Sohanlal purchased 120 reams of paper at Rs.100 per ream. The expenditure on transport was Rs.480. He had to pay an octroi duty of 50 paise per ream and the coolie charges were Rs.60. What should be the selling price of each ream if he wants a profit of 20% ?
(1) Rs.126 (2) Rs.115.50 (3) Rs.105 (4) Rs. 120 (5) Other than those given as options

Q.2. The breadth of a rectangular hall is three-fifth of its length. If the area of the hall is 135 sq.m. what is the difference between the length and breadth of the hall in metres ?
(1) 3 (2) 6 (3) 9 (4) 15 (5) Other than those given as options

Also, there may be some questions based on graphs and tables.

Q.3-5. Study the following table carefully and answer the questions given below

Q.3. How many candidates did obtain more than 69 percent marks and above in both written examination and interview ?
(1) 22 (2) 49 (3) 13 (4) 9 (5) Other than those given as options

Q.4. if approximately 325 candidates were to be qualified in the written examination, what should be the percentage of the qualifying marks ?
(1) above 20 (2) above 70 (3) above 36 (4) above 63 (5) Other than those given as options

Q.5. About 42 percent of the candidates fall in which of the following ranges of the interview marks ?
(1) 110-159 (2) 110 & below (3) 50 to 70 (4) 50 & above (5) Other than those given as options

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