Railway Group-D 2018 Exam Analysis: 20th September | Shift 3

Railway Group-D Exam Analysis Shift-3

Dear students, Today is the fourth 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 13-16
General Intelligence & Reasoning Easy 23-26
General Science Easy -Moderate 15-16
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.

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

  • What is the law of friction?
  • Which of the following is a compound ?
  • What is the mass of Earth?
  • Numerical based on Acceleration.
  • How many elements were there in Mendeelev’s table?
  • Resultant of chemical reaction of H2SO4 with CO2?
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. Current affairs comes from year 2017.

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

  • What was the theme of Delhi Book Fair 2017?  
  • When was the Delhi Haat Fair celebrated in 2017?
  • What was the scheme launched by PM Narendra Modi on 15th August 2018?
  • Question based on the Sutta Pitaka and  the Tripitaka of buddhism.
  • When was the Boston Tea party held? 
  • Who found Din-e-ilahi religion?
  • Who won the IPL 2017?
  • First state to implement Bharat Swasthya Mission?
  • Where is Baadh Ganga Sagar situated ?  
  • Question on 2018 best actor award in bollywood?
  • Name of the state which allotted 1% reservation to orphans?

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