Railway Group D New Exam Pattern: Know Changed Pattern

Railway Exam Pattern & Syllabus: 62,907 Vacancies

Railway Recruitment Board has released the exam pattern of Computer Based Test for the posts of Level 1 of 7 CPC Pay Matrix which will be scheduled to be held from 17th September 2018. In this article we are providing exam pattern and syllabus.

First stage Computer Based Test (CBT): From 17th September 2018

Selection process:

  • Computer Based Test (CBT)
  • Physical Efficiency Test (PET) 
  • Document Verification (DV)

Updated Exam Pattern Of RRB Group-D (Computer Based Test)

Minimum percentage of marks for eligibility in various categories are:
UR -40%, OBC-30%, SC-30%, ST -25%. 
Marks will be normalized in the CBT.
Subjects No. Of Questions Duration
1 Mathematics 25 Questions

90 min

2 General Intelligence and Reasoning 30 Questions
3 General Science 25 Questions
4 General awareness on current affairs 20 Questions
Total 100 Questions

  • It will consist of multiple-choice objective type questions.
  • Negative Marking: For every wrong answer 1/3 marks will be deducted.

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The syllabus for  CBT shall be as below

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, Calendar & Clock, Pipes & Cistern etc.

General Intelligence and Reasoning
Analogies, Alphabetical and Number Series, Coding and Decoding, Mathematical operations, Relationships, Syllogism, Jumbling, Venn Diagram, Data Interpretation and Sufficiency, Conclusions and Decision Making, Similarities and Differences, Analytical reasoning, Classification, Directions, Statement – Arguments and Assumptions etc.

General Science
The syllabus under this shall cover Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences of 10th standard level.

General awareness on current affairs in Science & Technology, Sports, Culture, Personalities, Economics, Politics and other subjects of importance.

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