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Sample Test Paper-1

  • 100 Questions
  • 100 Marks

Railway Recruitment Board is a Government organisation under the Indian Railway that conducts exams for various posts across the country on behalf of the Indian Railway for desiring aspirants who want to join the Railways. This exam is held for the employment of eligible applicants for the posts of RRB Group D. This exam is a National level exam and is organized in online mode. Applicants eager to appear in the exam can apply online through the official website

RRB Group D Conducting Body:

The Railway Recruitment Board is a government organization in India that assigns new employees to work in the Indian Railways. Railway Recruitment Board conducts numerous exams throughout the year for several posts across the Nation for aspirants who are eager to join the Railway Department. This exam gives the detail regarding the RRB Group D posts.

RRB Group D Important Dates:

Events

Dates

Mode

Link

Registration Date

12/03/2019

Online

http://www.rrbcdg.gov.in/

Application Date

25/07/2019

Admit Card

19/02/2022

Preliminary Exam Date

23/02/2022

Mains Exam Date

Will Be Updated Soon.

Result Date

Will Be Updated Soon.

RRB Group D Selection Procedure:

  • Computer Based Test (CBT).

  • Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

RRB Group D Exam Pattern:

Computer Based Test (CBT): The test is held on Online mode and it's an Objective type paper. The total number of questions are 100.The total duration of time is 90 minutes.There is provision of negative marking for incorrect answers in the CBT. 1/3rd of the marks deducted.

Subjects

No. Of Questions

Marks

Duration

General Science

25

25

90 Minutes

Mathematics

25

25

General Intelligence & Reasoning

30

30

General Awareness On Current Affairs

20

20

Total

100

100

Physical Efficiency Tests (PET):Based on the merit of the candidates in the CBT, candidates are called for PET:

For Male Candidates:

1.

Must be able to carry 35kg weight across 100 metres in 02 runs without putting the weight down.

2.

Must be able to run 1000 metres distance in 04 minutes 15 seconds in 01 chance.

For Female Candidates:

1.

Must be able to carry 20 weight across 100 metres in 02 minutes in 01 chance without putting the weight down.

2.

Must be able to run 1000 metres distance in 05 minutes 40 seconds in 01 chance.


RRB Group D Eligibility Criteria:

  • Age Limit: Between 18 to 33 years.

  • Age Relaxation:

Category

Age Relaxation

SC/ST

05 years

OBC

03 years

PWD (GEN)

10 years

PWD (OBC)

13 years

PWD (SC/ST)

15 years

Education: Applicants must have passed 10th from any recognised board.

RRB Group D Syllabus:

Mathematics:

  • Number system

  • BODMAS

  • Decimals

  • Fractions

  • LCM

  • HCF

  • Ratio and Proportion

  • Percentages

  • Mensuration

  • Time and Work

  • Time and Distance

  • Simple and Compound Interest

  • Profit and Loss

  • Algebra,

  • Geometry and Trigonometry

  • Elementary Statistics

  • Square root

  • Age Calculations,

General Intelligence and reasoning:

  • Analogies

  • Alphabetical and Number Series

  • Coding and Decoding

  • Mathematical operation

  • Relationships

  • Syllogism

  • Jumbling

  • Venn Diagram

  • Data Interpretation and Sufficiency

  • Conclusions and Decision making

  • Similarities and Differences

  • Analytical Reasoning

  • Classification

  • Directions

General Science- 10th standard level:

  • Physics

  • Chemistry

  • Life Sciences

General Awareness (Current Affairs):

  • Science & Technology

  • Sports

  • Culture

  • Personalities

  • Economics

  • Politics

RRB Group D FAQs:

Ques 1. From where can a applicant get the information regarding the exam?

Ans. Applicants can get the information from the official website and from the Employment news.

Ques 2. Can a applicant send RRB application form by Speed Post/Registered Post?

Ans. No, the form should be sent by ordinary post.

Ques 3. Does a applicant apply online?

Ans. Yes but online reservation facility is provided by individual RRBs.

Ques 4. Does a applicant use the same form for more than one post in same RRB?

Ans. Yes, applicants can do the same but according to the RRB notification.

Ques 5. What is the selection process followed by RRB for Group D?

Ans. The selection process is as follows:

  • Computer Based Test (CBT)

  • Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

Ques 6. Is there Interview for RRB Group D exam?

Ans. No, there is no Interview.

Ques 7. Is there normalisation of marks?

Ans. Yes, marks are normalised for all the stages.

Ques 8. Is there Negative marking in the exam?

Ans. Yes, 1/3rd from the total marks are deducted.

Ques 9. How many applicants are called for PET?

Ans. Almost three times from the total number of the applicants are called. The selection of the applicants also depends upon the vacancies notified by the RRB.

Ques 10. Does a applicant choose any other language than English for exam?

Ans. English is an official language but other languages can be choose from the list mentioned in notification. Following are the languages:

  • Assamese

  • Bengali

  • Gujarati

  • Hindi

  • Kannada

  • Konkani

  • Malayalam

  • Manipuri

  • Marathi

  • Odia

  • Punjabi

  • Tamil

  • Telugu

  • Urdu.

Ques 11. What is the Education limit for RRB Group D?

Ans. The minimum qualification required is 10th/ITI.

Ques12 . Does a applicant waiting for the final result apply for the exam?

Ans. No, the applicants must possess the necessary academic qualification on the closing date of application.

Ques 13. Are Female applicants eligible to apply for Railway jobs? 

Ans. Yes, Female candidates are eligible to apply but the selection for the post must be made carefully while form submission since some jobs are strenuous and not suitable for them.

Ques 14. Is there any provision of fee exemption?

Ans. No.

Ques 15. What precautions should be taken by a candidate while filling up the Online Application Form?

Ans. Please read the instructions attentive before filling up the Online Application Form.

Conclusion: This exam offers a good opportunity for eligible and desiring applicants who want to make their careers in the Railway Department. Aspirants must take the benefit of this opportunity that is given to them by this exam. Aspirants must study hard to prepare well for the exam. The team of estudentbook wishes you all the best for your upcoming future.

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