IBPS RRB Clerk 2017 Prelims Exam Analysis : Dear Aspirants ! IBPS is start conducting the RRB Clerk Exam ( Office Assistant ) Prelims 2017 Exam and as the Third shift is over now, here we are providing you the Detailed Exam Review of IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims 2017 Third Shift conducted on 17th September 2017.
The Prelims Exam for RRB Clerk will be held in total 4 slots. The time slots are as follows : 9:15 am, 12 pm, 2.30 pm & 4.30 pm
Exam Pattern of IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Exam 2017 : [ Exam Time – 45 minutes ]
The Prelims Examination will consist of two sections namely Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning Ability. The Question paper is of 80 marks and time allotted for the exam is 1 hour. Negative marking of 0.25 marks is applied on each wrong answer.
IBPS RRB Clerk 2017 Prelims Exam Pattern  

Name of Tests  No. of Questions 
Maximum Marks 
Duration 
Quantitative Aptitude  40  40  45 Minutes 
Reasoning Ability  40  40  
TOTAL  80 Questions  80 Marks 
Day 2  3rd Shift Analysis (17th September 2017) : Read the detailed Exam review for IBPS RRB office Assistant Prelims 2017 conducted in Third Shift in which we have share the topics and questions which were asked from both the sections.
Reasoning Ability (Easy to Moderate)
Syllogism – 5 Questions (easy)
Inequality – 5 Questions (easy)
Codingdecoding  5 Questions ( Easy based on Old Pattern)
Alphabetical Series  5 Questions
Puzzles  2 Questions

Sitting Arrangement (Linear) – 5 Questions (Easy  7 People facing North)

Floor Arrangement  5 Questions (7 people lives in different floor)
Rest Miscellaneous  10 Questions (Direction Sense, Ranking Order, Odd one Out, Numeric series etc.)
Quantitative Aptitude : (Easy  Moderate)
Number Series – 5 Questions (easy)
Approximation/Simplification – 15 Questions (easy)
Data Interpretation (1 Sets) – 5 Questions [Tabular DI ]  based on difference, ratios, percentages and averages.

6 bakery sales on different days
Miscellaneous Questions – 15 Questions [ Word Problems based on topics like Ages, Percentages, Profit & Loss, Time and Work, Partnership, Time, Speed & Distance etc.]
Number Series asked in 3rd Shift RRB Clerk :
1 ) 7, 6, 10, 36, 280, ?
2 ) 6, 4, 77, 294, 806, ?
3 ) 4, 7, 16, 43, 124, ?
4 ) 69, 67, 62, 52, ?
5 ) 13, 7, 8, 13.5, 29, ?
Solution :
1 ) x11....x22....x44.....x88
2 ) +8.....+64......+216....+512 (difference  Cubes of 2,4,6,8,10)
3 ) +3...+9....+27....+81....+243
4 ) +2.....+5......+10.....+17
+3......+5......+7
5 ) x0.5+0.5.....x1+1....x1.5+1.5......x2+2
Word Problems Asked in 3rd Shift (Memory Based) :
1. 15 men do a work in 16 days & 18 women complete a work in 25 days. if 15 men started the work & left after 8 days then how many women required to complete remaining work in 3 days ?
2. 35 litre will be distributed in Milk & water in the ratio of 5:2. If 8 litre milk & 2.5 litre water will add then what is the new ratio?
3. A's salary is 40000 & he saves Rs. 8000. If he spend on rent & other expenses in the ratio of 5:3 then how many amount he spend on rent?
4. Cost price of an article was Rs. 800. when it was discounted by 20% & x% . He sells it at Rs. 480 . find the value of x?
5. Three person age's average is 45 & two other person age's average is 55. then what is the value of all 5 person age's average?
6. 3 shirts & 5 trousers value is Rs. 4050. If one shirt is 8/9 of one trouser then what is the value of 3 trousers?
8. A & B present age ratio is something. 10 years hence their age ratio will become something. Then what will the total of their age 8 year before ?
9. Average of A+ B is 130. A is 25% of D. B is 20% of C. C is 50% of A. Then what is the value of A?
As the exam is of Easy to Moderate level and due to less number of vacancies, the Overall Good Attempts for IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims will be : 6872
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