# IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis: 25 August 2018 - Shift 1

## IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis: 25 August 2018 - Shift 1

Dear Readers, IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam is started from 18th August 2018 and The exam will be conducted in 4 shifts each day on 18th, 19th, and 25th August 2018. This article is based on IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis: 25 August 2018 - Shift 1 will let you know the detailed analysis & difficulty level of the exam topic wise & slots wise. Moreover, you can also know the number of good attempts that will keep you at safer side.

So go through this IBPS RRB Office Assistant Analysis. We hope that you have prepared well for the examination to get through it.

### IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam Pattern

Before you move on to weightage of each topic from different sections in today’s IBPS RRB Exam, have a look at exam pattern.
Exam Pattern
 Sr. No. Name of Tests No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration 1 Numerical Ability 40 40 Composite time of 45 Minutes 2 Reasoning Ability 40 40 Total 80 80

Let us read about the section-wise IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis 2018.

### IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Overall Exam Analysis

The overall level of this exam was Easy to Moderate and Pattern and level of this shift were similar to that of the previous days & Slots. The overall & section good attempt of the questions mentioned as below for the reference of the candidates.

 Sections Good Attempts Reasoning Ability 31 – 35 Quantitative Aptitude 29 – 34 Total 67 – 75

### IBPS RRB Office Assistant Analysis for Quant Section

In the quantitative aptitude section of IBPS RRB Office Assistant the level of the questions asked in reasoning section ranged from Moderate but a bit calculative.

1. Simplification and Approximation: 15 Qs (Easy)
• 10 questions of simplification and 5 questions of Approximations were asked.
• Questions were based on simple calculations. Questions could be solved with the easy application of BODMAS rules.
2. Wrong Number Series:  05 Qs (Moderate)
• Questions were based on simple arithmetic calculations such as difference, multiplication but slightly tricky.
3. Data Interpretation: 05 Qs (Easy)
• Bar Graph
4. Quantity 1 & Quantity 205 Qs (Easy)

5. Miscellaneous Problems05 Qs (Moderate)
• This section included questions from topics like Time & Work, Profit & Loss, Simple & Compound Interest, Partnership, Age-based problems, Percentages, Speed, time & distance etc.
• Some questions were a bit calculative. 8-8 questions were easily doable.

### IBPS RRB Office Assistant Analysis for Reasoning Section

The level of the Reasoning section was moderate. Aspirants who have done proper practice and time management can score in reasoning easily. There were no questions from Coding Decoding & Syllogism topic.

1. Inequality (Direct inequality) Nos of Qs - 05 (Easy)

2. Puzzles + Seating Arrangement  : Nos of Qs - 15 (Easy to Moderate)
• Scheduling Based - Monday To Sunday - 7 person
• Linear Arrangement - a Certain number of people and they are facing South. (Tough)
• Linear Arrangement - 7 people seating in a row where some people facing South & some people facing North.
3. Alphabet Series: Nos of Qs - 05 (Easy)
• Questions from this topic were easily doable.
• Alphabets series were given in a sequence and you need to perform operations on them as per instructions are given in a question.
4. Number Series: Nos of Qs - 05 (Easy)
• Questions from this topic were easily doable.
• 3 Digits Number were given in a sequence and you need to perform operations on them as per instructions are given in a question.
5. Data sufficiency: Nos of Qs - 05 (Moderate)
• Based on two statements. Miscellaneous questions were there.
6. Blood RelationNos of Qs - 03 (Easy)

7. Miscellaneous:  Nos of Qs - 02 (Easy)
• Single Qs on Number & Alphabets

### IBPS RRB Office Assistant Pre Exam Expected Cutoff 2018

The contenders must get the minimum cutoff marks in order to get qualified from the examination. The aspirants can check the expected details of the cutoff marks from the official site. The cutoff marks may be declared after the announcement of the result of the prelims exam. The officials may plan to declare the result in the month of September 2018. The cutoff may declare by considering the factors of a number of applicants, state wise vacancies, the difficulty level of the test, previous year cutoff & other details. The aspirants can check the IBPS RRB Office Assistant Previous Cutoff Marks for the reference. The postulants can follow the below article for latest information.

 Section Total Marks Unreserved ST/ SC OBC Reasoning 40 24-26 9-11 16-19 Quants 40 21-23 10-12 13-15