IBPS RRB PO Mains Exam Analysis: 11th December 2016

Exam Analysis

Sections Ideal Attempt
English Language 18-19
Reasoning Ability 16-18
Quantitative Aptitude 17-18
Computer Awareness 16-18
General Awareness 23-24
Hindi Language 16-17
Total 140-142


 There were three Data interpretation sets  and they were difficult. Series questions were easy.

The questions were:

Topic No. of Questions Level
Series 5 Easy
Quadratic Equations 5 Moderate
Data Interpretation 15 Difficult
Miscellaneous(SI,CI, Speed &Time, Profit and Loss, Time and Work, Averages, Ages, Ratio etc.) 15 Moderate
Total 40 Difficult


 This year Reading Comprehensions were surprisingly difficult.

The level of English was difficult as compared to previous year. There were Sentence Fillers in this section and there were 2 Reading Comprehension.

The questions were:

Topic No. of Questions Level
Reading Comprehension  15 Difficult
Sentence fillers 5 Moderate
Para-Jumbled(odd one types) 5 Moderate
Spotting Errors 5 Easy
Cloze Test 10 Easy
Total 40 Moderate


The level of reasoning was moderate to difficult. Syllogism questions were relatively easy.

The questions asked were:

Topic No. of Questions Level
Syllogism 6 Easy
Sitting Arrangement
(1 Circular set and 1 Linear set )
10 difficult
Puzzles 10 difficult
Coding-decoding 2 difficult
Logical reasoning  8 Moderate
Alphabet Series 3 Easy
Miscellaneous ( Ranking, Direction Sense) 2 Easy
Total 40 difficult

Hindi Section

The pattern of Hindi language was same as English, but it was relatively easy.


General Awareness section was easy. Most of the questions were asked from our GK Digest and various articles published on our portal from last 1 month.


Computer Awareness part was easy, most of the questions were asked from our Computer Awareness Notes.

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