IBPS RRB PO Prelims 2017 Exam Analysis 2nd Shift – 10th September 2017

IBPS RRB PO Prelims 2017 Exam Analysis Second Shift


IBPS RRB PO 2017 Prelims Exam Analysis : Dear Aspirants, IBPS has start conducting the RRB PO Exam ( Officer Scale -1 ) Prelims 2017 Exam and as the second shift shift is over now, here we are providing you the Detailed Exam Review of IBPS RRB PO Prelims 2017 first Shift conducted on 10th September 2017.

The Prelims Exam for RRB PO will be held in total 4 slots. The time slots are as follows : 8 am, 10 am, 12 pm, 2 pm


Exam Pattern of IBPS RRB PO 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 PO 2017 Prelims Exam Pattern
Name of Tests No. of
Quantitative Aptitude 40 40 45 Minutes
Reasoning Ability 40 40
TOTAL 80 Questions 80 Marks


Day 2 - 2nd Shift Analysis (10th September 2017) : Read the detailed Exam review for IBPS RRB PO Prelims 2017 conducted in Second Shift in which we have share the topics and questions which were asked from both the sections. Exam Time for first shift : 11:15 am to 12:00 pm


Reasoning Ability (Moderate) 

Syllogism – 5 Questions (easy)

Inequality – 5 Questions  (easy)

Sitting Arrangement (Linear)  6 People Facing North & 6 Facing South – 5 Questions (Moderate)

Circular Arrangement  - 5 Questions ( Some facing center and some facing Outside )

Box Puzzle – 5 Question (Moderate)

Month Based Puzzle ( 7 different month January to August - Car purchase ) - 5 Questions 

Coding-decoding - 5 Questions ( Easy based on Old Pattern)

Rest Miscellaneous - 5 Questions (Alphabetical Series, Number Arrangement etc.)

Note : No questions from blood relation and direction were asked.


Box Puzzle asked in 2nd Shift :

J, K, L, M, Q, R and S are seven boxes. There are 3 boxes between J and K. R is immediate below J. There are as many box between L and K as in J and L. There are 2 boxes between L and S. M is below Q. Box S is above box L. Q is above J.


Quantitative Aptitude : (Moderate)

Number Series – 5 Questions (Moderate)

Simplification – 5 Questions (easy)

Data Interpretation (3 Sets) – 15 Questions  [ Pie chart, Line Graph and Tabular DI ]  - (Calculative)

Quadratic Equation – 5 Questions (easy)

Miscellaneous Questions – 10 Questions (Moderate) [ Word Problems based on topics like Ages, Percentages, Profit & Loss, Time and Work, Probability, Partnership, Time, Speed & Distance etc.]






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  • Aman

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