Railway Group-D 2018 Exam Analysis: 18th September | Shift 2

Railway Group-D Exam Analysis Shift-2

Dear students, Today is the first day and second shift of Railway Group-D Exam. The Exam is being conducted from 17th September 2018We are providing Exam analysis of Railway Group-D Exam 2018 Shift-2, so that all other aspirants can get an overall and clear idea about exam pattern and difficulty level. For the first time the Railway Group-D Exam 2018 is being held in online mode. So dear students, without much ado, let’s get straight to the detailed  Exam analysis. Most important thing was questions were shuffled they were not section wise.

Section Level Good Attempts
Mathematics Moderate 15-18
General Intelligence & Reasoning Easy 23-26
General Science Easy -Moderate 13-16
General Awareness on Current Affairs Moderate 12-14
Overall Moderate 67-71

Railway Group-D Mathematics


In Railway Group-D Exam 2018, Mathematics was of modeate Level. Most of the questions were based directly on Formulas and some were calculative.

Topic No of Questions Level
S.I, CI  1 Moderate
Pipe & Cistern 2 Easy-Moderate
Profit/ Loss 3-4 Easy-Moderate
Ages 1 Easy
Time and Work 2 Easy
Geometry (circle) 1 Easy-Moderate
Time, Speed and Distance 2 Easy
Average 1 Easy
Trigonometry 3 Easy-Moderate
Percentage 2 Easy-Moderate
DI (Pie Chart) 2 Moderate
Misc. 5 Moderate
Total 25 Moderate


Railway Group-D General Intelligence & Reasoning

In Railway Group-D Exam 2018, General Intelligence(Reasoning) questions were of Easy level. There were 2 questions from calendar.

Topic No of Questions Level
Syllogism 4-5 Easy
Venn Diagram 2-3 Easy
Methematical Calculation 2 Easy
Mirror Image 1 Easy
Odd one out 3-4 Easy
Coding-Decoding 2-3 Easy-Moderate
Analogy 7-8 Easy
Series  2 Easy
Direction 2 Easy
Statement & Conclusion 2 Easy-Moderate
Counting Figure 1 Easy
Calendar 2 Easy
Total 30 Easy

Railway Group-D General Science

In Railway Group-D Exam 2018, Questions from Science were directly based and of easy-Moderate level. No formula applying questions were the part of the exam.

Some questions asked in 2nd shift of today’s exam are given below:-

  • 6-7 questions were asked from periodic table
  • orbital sharing
  • Why we add baking soda in milk?
  • One question from inheritance.
  • numerical on concave mirror
  • One Question asked from covalent bond.
Topic No of Questions Level
Physics 9-11 Easy
Chemistry 7-9 Moderate
Biology 8-11 Easy
Total 25 Easy-Moderate


Railway Group-D General Awareness on Current Affairs

In Railway Group-D Exam 2018, General Awareness on current affairs questions were of moderate level. Most of the current affairs were asked from year 2017.

Total Questions: 20
Some questions asked in exam are given below:-

  • When did Purtgali rule Goa?
  • Manjeet kaur related to which sport?
  • which Indian celebrity got British award?
  • One question from bank.
  • One question from dam
  • Govardhan village situated in which state?
  • Which of the following city has been announced by Govt, of India as “Heritage Site”?
  • Which Indian cricket team coach resign in 2017
  • Who is the “Voice of Big Boss 11”?


 All the Best for 3rd Shift


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