RRB ALP Exam Analysis 2018

RRB ALP Exam AnalysisRRB ALP Exam Analysis 2018 – The second day of RRB ALP exam has been conducted successfully. Unlike Day 1, the overall paper of all the slots of Day 2 was easy in terms of difficulty. According to candidates who appeared in slot 1, Reasoning section was easy while Mathematics was calculative. The General Science section carried questions from Physics and Biology. RRB ALP exam analysis for all the slots of Day 2 is available here. Candidates can check RRB ALP 2018 exam analysis inorder to understand the section-wise and overall difficulty, weightage of topics, questions asked in the exam and distribution of questions. The first stage CBT of RRB ALP is being conducted in Computer Based Mode across multiple session from August 9 to 31. More than 47 lakh candidates have applied for the exam. For information on RRB ALP exam analysis 2018, read this article below. 

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RRB ALP 2018 Exam Analysis - New changes

  • Reasoning section was carried questions from statement and conclusion 
  • In General Knowledge section, 6 to 7 questions were asked from Current Affairs

RRB ALP 2018 Exam Pattern

 

RRB ALP exam is divided into four stages – First stage, Second Stage, Computer Based Aptitude Test (CBAT) and Document Verification. The first stage RRB ALP 2018 exam carries 75 objective type questions from Mathematics, General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Science and General awareness on current affairs. Total 75 marks have been allotted for first stage. Section-wise distribution of questions and marks are given below.

 

Detailed Exam Pattern of RRB ALP

S. No.

Subject

Sectional distribution of marks

Duration

Total Questions

1.

Mathematics

20

60 minutes

75

2.

General Intelligence and Reasoning

25

3.

General Science

20

4.

General Awareness and Current Affairs

10

RRB ALP Exam Analysis 2018 – Overall Analysis of Day 2

 

Candidates can check below the exam analysis of RRB ALP day 2.

Sections

RRB ALP exam analysis

Mathematics

Moderate

General Intelligence and Reasoning

Easy to moderate

General Science

Easy to moderate

General Awareness and Current Affairs

Easy

Overall

Easy

Good attempts

60-64

 Questions asked in RRB ALP Day 2

  • Name the female who climbed Mount Everest in 5 days?

  • Gangotri Research station is situated in?

  • Name the director of Bahuballi Movie?

  • Which movie was nominated for Oscar Award from India this year?

  • Head Quarters of UNO and Foundation day

  • CEO of JP Morgan.

  • Deputy CM of Bihar.

  • 1st July is celebrated as?

  • Biology  Protein Made up of?

  • Earth Science  How energy produced in Sun?

  • Question related to PH Value

  • Blood fibrin is made up of?

  • Chemical formula of Propane

  • Question related to H+ or OH-

  • Physics

  • Newton inverted which part in maths

  • Chemistry - 1 related to periodic table, chemistry equation

  • Which stock exchange is planning to launch there IPO?

  • Unnati Card issued by which bank?

  • Where is URI Dam situtated?

  • Captain of Volleyball team

  • Women Aisa Cup Hockey Winner

  • 'Ace against the odd' written by?

  • Where is URI Dam situtated?

  • Which University Raghuram Rajan is serving as a professor?

  • Chief Secretary of Delhi Government?

  • Governor of Jharkhand?

  • Book written by Sania Mirza

  • Which vitamin deficiency causes hemophilia?

  • Which part is located on the top of flower?

  • Earth Science - What is the Outermost shell of Moon called?

  • Atomic number of Copper.

  • Who is called as the Father of Genetics?

  • Who discovered Blood Groups?

  • Which military exercise happened between Indian and Malaysia?

  • Which country implemented GST first?

  • Owner of Spice Jet?

  • History - Who established Ramakrishna Mission?

  • Who Established fatehpur sikri?

  • First face recognition system will be implemented in - Tokyo Olympics 2020

  • Director of CAG.

  • Neeraj Chopra related to which sports?

  • When was NATO established and where is its headquarters?

  • Who got best Actress award by PETA?

  • Who invented Telephone?

  • What is Vyati Yojana

  • Questions on Awards- Who is the winner of Economic Noble Price?

RRB ALP Exam Analysis 2018 - Overall Analysis Slot-3

 

The third slot of RRB ALP was conducted from 4 to 5 pm. The overall difficulty of this slot was easy to moderate. Candidates can find below the exam analysis of slot 3. 

Sections

RRB ALP exam analysis Slot 3

Number of Good attempts

Mathematics

Easy

16 to 18

General Intelligence and Reasoning

Easy to Moderate

16 to 17

General Science

Easy to Moderate

15 to 17

General Awareness on Current Affairs

Easy

7 to 8

Overall

Easy to moderate

64 to 65

Section-wise RRB ALP Exam Analysis 

Mathematics

Topic

No of Questions

S.I, CI

3

Mensuration

2-3

Profit/ Loss

1-2

Problem on Ages

1

Number System

2-3

Time and Work

2

Algebra

2-3

Speed and Distance

2

Average

1-2

Trigonmetry

1

Percentage

1-2

Total

20

General Intelligence and Reasoning

Topic

No of Questions

Syllogism

2

Venn Diagram

-

Methematical Calculation

2

Mirror Image & water image

3

Missing figure

4-5

Coding-Decoding

-

Analogy

-

Series

3-4

Direction

1

Statement & Conclusion

4

Counting Figure

-

Total

25

General Science

Topic

No of Questions

Physics

6-7

Chemistry

7-8

Biology

5-6

Total

20

 

RRB ALP Exam Analysis 2018 – Overall Analysis Slot - 2

The overall difficulty of Slot 2 is given below. 

Sections

RRB ALP exam analysis Slot 2

Mathematics

Easy

General Intelligence and Reasoning

Easy to Moderate

General Science

Easy to Moderate

General Awareness on Current Affairs

Easy

Overall

Easy to moderate

Section-wise RRB ALP Exam Analysis 2018 of Slot 2

 

Mathematics 

Topic

Number of questions

Difficulty level

S.I, CI

2

Easy to Moderate

Mensuration

2

Easy

Profit/ Loss

1

Easy

Ages

3

Easy

Time and Work

3

Easy

Geometry

1

Easy

Speed and Distance

2

Easy

Average & Percentage

1

Easy

Partnership

2

Easy

Percentage

2

Easy

Total

20

Easy

 

Reasoning

Topic

Number of questions

ALP Exam Analysis

Syllogism

4-5

Easy

Venn Diagram

2

Easy

Mathematical Calculation

2

Easy

Mirror Image

1

Easy

Odd one out

1

Easy

Coding-Decoding

2

Easy

Analogy

2

Easy

Series

2

Easy

Direction

1

Easy

Statement & Conclusion

4-5

Easy

Counting Figure

1

Easy

Total

25

Easy

General Science

Topic

Number of questions

Difficulty level

Physics

7-8

Easy to Moderate

Chemistry

6-7

Easy

Biology

6

Easy

Total

20

Easy to Moderate

 

 RRB ALP Exam Analysis 2018 – Overall Analysis Slot - I

 

Candidates can check below the table of RRB ALP exam analysis of different sections.

Sections

RRB ALP exam analysis

Mathematics

Moderate to difficult

General Intelligence and Reasoning

Moderate

General Awareness & Current Affairs

Moderate to difficult

General Science

Moderate

Overall

Moderate to Easy

 

Section-wise RRB ALP Exam Analysis 2018

 

Candidates can check below the RRB ALP exam analysis of different sections.

General Intelligence and Reasoning – This section was moderate. Most of the questions in this section were asked from odd one out, seating arrangement, direction, coding-decoding and classification and series.

 

Topic-wise distribution of questions in General Intelligence and Reasoning

Topics

No. Of Questions

Analogy

2

Odd One Out

1

Series

1

Statement & Conclusions

10

Directions

1

Sequence (Acc. to Dictionary)

1

Coding-Decoding

2

Mathematical Operations

2

counting figure

1

Blood Relation

1

Mirror Image

1

Venn Diagram

2

Paper Folding Image

 

Total

25

General Awareness & Current Affairs– Questions in General Awareness were asked from Science section. While in Current Affairs, 3 to 4 questions were asked in the exam.

Topic-wise distribution of questions in General Awareness & Current Affairs

Topic

No of Questions

Physics

7-8

Chemistry

7-8

Biology

5-6

Total

20

 

Mathematics– Questions in this part was simple and moderate to difficult. In this section, most of the questions were formula based and calculative. The standard of questions was class 10/matriculation level. Questions were asked from Profit and loss, Ratio and Proportion, Simple and Compound Interest, Averages.

Topic-wise distribution of questions in Mathematics

Topics

No. Of Questions

Age

2

Average

1

Partnership

2

Simplification

Time & Work

3

Speed & Distance

2

S.I. & C.I.

3

Profit & Loss

1

percentage

2

Geometry

1

Mensuration

3

Trigonometry

 

DI

Total Questions

20

General Science– This section was moderate in terms of difficulty and consisted of questions from Physics, Chemistry, Life Science and Others.

Topic-wise distribution of questions in General Science

Topics

No. Of Questions

Physics

6-7

Chemistry

6-7

Life Science

5-6

Others

1-2

Total

20

 

Questions asked in RRB ALP 2018

 

Candidates can check below the questions asked in the first slot of RRB ALP exam.

 

  • Who is the owner of KKR Team in IPL 2018?

  • Who is the current CM of Tamilnadu?

  • Who is the Chief Managing Director of Allahabad?

  • Who is the chairman of Indian Olympic?

  • Who is the Governor of Chattisgarh?

  • Ram Krishna Mission was founded by whom?

  • Who got 1st Bharat Ratna of India?

  • Hirakund dam is situated on which river?

  • Who is the adviser of PM of India?

  • Who is the author of “Exam warrior” Book which was released by PM Modi?

  • The rate of change in momentum called?

  • In India frequency of AC mains is?

  • What is the formula of Acceleration?

  • What is the SI Unit of Energy?

  • What is the SI Unit of Resistance?

  • Numerical on work done.

  • What is the chemical formula of Sodium bicarbonate?

  • Who discovered DDT?

  • 2 more questions were asked from Chemical formula

  • One question on Book "Things to leave behind".

  • Who is the CM of Telangana?

  • National game 2022 will be held in?

  • Who is the director of RAW?
  • Which Indian actress plays role in Quantico?
  • One question form Arjun award.
  • Biggest church of Christians?
  • Noble prize holder for economics

RRB ALP 2018 Qualifying Marks

 

RRBs have prescribed the category-wise qualifying RRB ALP cutoff for first stage, second stage and CBAT. Candidates are required to score this qualifying cutoff to qualify the exam. The qualifying cut off of RRB ALP is given below.

 

Qualifying marks of first stage

Category

Qualifying cut off

General

40%

OBC

30%

SC

30%

ST

25%

Qualifying Cut off of Part A of second stage

Category

Qualifying cut off

General

40%

OBC

30%

SC

30%

ST

25%

Qualifying Cut off of Part B of second stage

Category

Qualifying cut off

All categories

35%

The qualifying cutoff of CBAT is 42 across all categories.

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