Railway Group-D 2018 Exam Analysis: 19th September | Shift 3

Railway Group-D Exam Analysis Shift-3

Dear students, Today is the third day and third 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-3, 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. The thing to notice is that questions were shuffled not presented section wise.

Section Level Good Attempts
Mathematics Moderate 13-18
General Intelligence & Reasoning Easy 22-26
General Science Easy -Moderate 13-16
General Awareness on Current Affairs Moderate 12-14
Overall Moderate 67-73

Railway Group-D Mathematics


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

Some question :

  • The number of diagonals in a pentagon?
  • If the speed of a 100-meter train is 54 km/hr. Then it will cross a platform of 200 meters in how much time?
  • Angle based questions.

Topic No of Questions Level
S.I, CI  3 Moderate
Pipe & Cistern 1
Profit/ Loss 2
Ages 2 Easy
Time and Work 3-4 Difficult
Geometry (circle) 1 Easy-Moderate
Time, Speed and Distance 3 Easy
Average 1 Easy
Trigonometry 3 Easy-Moderate
Percentage 3 Easy-Moderate
DI (pie chart) 1 Moderate
Algebra 3 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 the calendar.

Topic No of Questions Level
Syllogism 4 Easy
Venn Diagram 2-3 Easy
Methematical Calculation 3 Easy
Mirror Image
Odd one out 6 Easy
Coding-Decoding 2-3 Easy-Moderate
Analogy 2 Easy
Series  3 Easy
Direction 3 Easy
Statement & Conclusion 3-4 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 3rd shift of today’s exam are given below:-

  • Question on Nuclear Fission. 
  • Unit of Momentum?
  • Quantity of Nitrogen in Ammonia?
  • Mendleeve’s Definition ? 
  • Two resistors connected in parallel connected with one another resistor calculate the equivalent resistance?
  • Unit of Acceleration? 
  • Question based on Valence.
  • Note : Maximum questions from physics
Topic No of Questions Level
Physics 10-11 Easy
Chemistry 6-9 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. Current affairs comes from year 2017.

Total Questions: 20

Some questions asked in the exam are given below:-

  • Question on World economic forum.
  • Who was the first cricketer to take 5 wickets in T-20?
  • When was  SBI get nationalized?
  • Financial Advisor before 2018?
  • Where is  Aravalli range located?
  • Day celebrated on 20th February?
  • Question on Rashtriya Swastha Bima Yojna.
  • When did France attack on Carnatic?

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