RRB NTPC Mains: Exam Analysis, Question paper for all shifts

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The first Day of Railway Recruitment Board’s Non Technical Popular Choice Mains exam (RRB NTPC MAINS Online Exam) was conducted today,  January 17, 2017. Here is an analysis by our experts for the RRB NTPC Main exam. It is advised to all RRB NTPC Mains aspirants to go through the following exam analysis and questions, as there is a change in the paper pattern. 

Sections Good Attempts
Quantitative Aptitude 24-26
General Awareness 40-45
General Intelligence 23-25
Overall 90-100

Section wise paper analysis of RRB NTPC Mains exam.

  • Quantitative Aptitude
Topic No of Questions Level
Algebra 2 Moderate
Speed and Distance 3 Easy – Moderate
Mensuration 3 Easy – Moderate
Percentage 3 Easy
Trigonometry 1 Easy – Moderate
Profit / Loss 4 Easy – Moderate
Time and Work 3 Easy
ratio & age 4 Moderate
SI /CI 4 Moderate
Average (mode & mean) 1 Easy
DI (tabular) 4 Easy
Data   Sufficiency 3 Easy
Total                  35 Easy – moderate
  • General Intelligence
Topic No of Questions Level
Logical (statement) 3 Easy
Syllogism 3 Easy – Moderate
Analogy 2 – 3 Easy
Alphabetical coding 3 Easy
Odd one out 2 Easy – Moderate
Ranking / Blood Relation 4  Easy
Seating   arrangement 4  Easy
Direction   Sense Test 3 Easy
Series (Number / Alpha Numeric) 3 Easy – Moderate
Miscellaneous 4 Moderate
Total               30 Easy – moderate
  • General Awareness
Topic No of Questions Level
History 4 Easy – Moderate
Geography 4 Moderate – Difficult
Polity 4 Easy
Economics 3 Moderate – Difficult
General Science 9 Moderate – Difficult
Computer 4 Easy
Current Affairs/GA 15 Easy – Moderate
Miscellaneous 12 Easy – Moderate
Total 55 Moderate

  • Questions for General Awareness for RRB NTPC Mains exam:

  • Who was posthumously awarded the Ashok Chakra by the President on August 15, 2016
  • Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev were awarded capital punishment for killing?
  • Which railway station was declared as the most tourist friendly station?
  • Which park was declared as the 49th tiger reserve in 2016
  • Where is rani ki vaav located
  • Cleanest railway station 
  • Which is the slowest indian railway train at the moment
  • Who is vested the powers as the head of executive by the constitution of india
  • Which two central ministers inaugrated first auto bio-gas plant
  • Which state does not have its region under thar desert
  • What is PYTHON a)computer app b)virus
  • What is Applet
  • Expand VLSI
  • Whose tenure was extended as GM of Railways by Cabinet Committee on appointments?

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