## Questions Asked in IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam 18 August 2018 (All Slots)

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## Questions Asked in IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam 18 August 2018 - Shift 1

### Questions Asked from Quantitative Aptitude

**1. Number Series -Type: Wrong Number series**

- 100 118 136 149 160 167 172
- 1.5 2.5 6 24 100 505 3036
- 500 499 490 464 400 275
- 1 3 7 15 31 64 127

**2. Data Interpretation : 2 DIs were asked -**

**Tabular Chart DI:**This was based on subject and marks obtained in it. The questions were doable and were based on percentage, ratio etc**Caselet DI:**Another DI was caselet DI. It was of moderate level. The questions were doable and not tricky. It was based on number of employee in a company and 6 departments*There are 90 employees in Finance department which is 25% of all the employees working in that company. 2/9 of overall employees in HR department. Number of employees in sales department is 25% more than HR department. Ratio of employees in security department to health department is 4:5.*

*3. (A +B)= 42 and (A^2 - B^2)=252 then find the value of B.*

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*IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis: 18 August 2018 - Shift 1*

### Questions Asked from Reasoning Ability

**1. Seating Arrangement & Puzzles : 0**3 questions were asked which are as given :

**Box Based Puzzle -**7 Boxes were given, which needs to be arranged as per the given instructions.**Linear Seating Arrangement -**People facing both north and south direction. It was based on 6 persons.**Month Based Puzzle -**In this six months and persons were given.

**2.**In this, one question of blood relation and 2 miscellaneous questions were asked. 1 question out of these were based on 'How many meaningful word can be formed from the word 'LATE'.

**3. Coding & Decoding :**Type – My House is School

**4. Word Arrangement:**GAP, HEM, DUE, ALT, BUD

## Questions Asked in IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam 18 August 2018 - Shift 2

### Questions Asked from Quantitative Aptitude

**Number Series -**

- 12.5,15,20,27.5,37.5,42.5,65
- 499,490,464,400,275
- 1.5, 2.5, 6, 24, 100, 505 - find the wrong term
- 800,600,650,500,475,462.5,456.25
- 13,25,40,57,79,103,130

**There were 02 DIs were asked -**

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**Tabular Chart DI:** This was based on subject and marks obtained in it. The questions were doable and were based on percentage, ratio etc
**Caselet DI: **Another DI was caselet DI. It was of moderate level. The questions were doable and not tricky. It was based on There are 5 departments in a company (Finance, HR, Security, House Keeping, Accounts)
- Hint 1 : There are 90 employees in HR Department which are 25% of total employees.
- Hint 2 : There are 2/5th of total employees in Finance Department
- Hint 3 : In accounts dept. there are employees which are 25% more than finance
- Hint 4 : Ratio of Security and House Keeping is 4:5 , There are 5 questions asked based on this data.

3. The speed of a boat in upstream is 18km/h and upstream speed is 500% more than current speed then find the distance covered by boat in downstream in 3 hours.4
4. After 4 year A+B+C=98 in present, A+B=65 then what was C's age 5 years ago?
5. The parameter of a circle is 66, the diameter of the circle is equal to a side of square then area of square?

Quadratic Equation

- 4 x² – 21 x + 20 = 0
- 3 y² – 19 y + 30 = 0

- x² + 12 x + 35 = 0
- 5 y² + 33 y + 40 = 0

- x² – 11 x + 24 = 0
- y² – 12 y + 27 = 0

- 4 x² + 9 x + 52 = 0
- 3 y² + 5 y + 2 = 0

- 2 x² – 20 x + 96 = 0
- y² = 64

**Tabular Chart DI:**This was based on subject and marks obtained in it. The questions were doable and were based on percentage, ratio etc**Caselet DI:**Another DI was caselet DI. It was of moderate level. The questions were doable and not tricky. It was based on There are 5 departments in a company (Finance, HR, Security, House Keeping, Accounts)- Hint 1 : There are 90 employees in HR Department which are 25% of total employees.
- Hint 2 : There are 2/5th of total employees in Finance Department
- Hint 3 : In accounts dept. there are employees which are 25% more than finance
- Hint 4 : Ratio of Security and House Keeping is 4:5 , There are 5 questions asked based on this data.

3. The speed of a boat in upstream is 18km/h and upstream speed is 500% more than current speed then find the distance covered by boat in downstream in 3 hours.4

4. After 4 year A+B+C=98 in present, A+B=65 then what was C's age 5 years ago?

5. The parameter of a circle is 66, the diameter of the circle is equal to a side of square then area of square?

Quadratic Equation

- 4 x² – 21 x + 20 = 0
- 3 y² – 19 y + 30 = 0
- x² + 12 x + 35 = 0
- 5 y² + 33 y + 40 = 0
- x² – 11 x + 24 = 0
- y² – 12 y + 27 = 0
- 4 x² + 9 x + 52 = 0
- 3 y² + 5 y + 2 = 0
- 2 x² – 20 x + 96 = 0
- y² = 64

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*IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis: 18 August 2018 - Shift 2*

### Questions Asked from Reasoning Ability

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**1. 03 sets of puzzle and seating arrangement were asked, which are mentioned as below -**
**Book Based Puzzle**
- Linear Seating Arrangement based, persons. There were 6 persons facing North and south directions
- Month and days Based Puzzle - This puzzle was time taking and tricky

2. Dictionary & Word Arrangement - GAP, HEM, DUE, ALT, BUD
3. Seating Arrangement 6 people sitting in a row, 2 facing South and others facing North
4. How many meaningful words can be formed from the word 'LATE'

5. Blood Relation: There is family of 6 members P, Q, R,S, T and U in which two are married couples. S is the grandfather of P and father of T. Q is the wife of T and mother of R. P is the granddaughter of S.

**1. 03 sets of puzzle and seating arrangement were asked, which are mentioned as below -**

**Book Based Puzzle**- Linear Seating Arrangement based, persons. There were 6 persons facing North and south directions
- Month and days Based Puzzle - This puzzle was time taking and tricky

2. Dictionary & Word Arrangement - GAP, HEM, DUE, ALT, BUD

3. Seating Arrangement 6 people sitting in a row, 2 facing South and others facing North

4. How many meaningful words can be formed from the word 'LATE'

5. Blood Relation: There is family of 6 members P, Q, R,S, T and U in which two are married couples. S is the grandfather of P and father of T. Q is the wife of T and mother of R. P is the granddaughter of S.

## Questions Asked in IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam 18 August 2018 - Shift 3

### Questions Asked from Quantitative Aptitude

**1. Number Series -**

- 10, 12, 13, 16, 20, 25, 31
- 28, 33, 24, 36, 20, 40, 16
- 100, 99, 96, 91, 83, 75, 64
- 2, 8, 28, 84, 210, 430, 630
- 1, 7, 36, 145, 436, 872, 874

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**2. Data Interpretation:**5 Questions

- Topic Details: A tabular graph was given, which consisted of data of the companies P, Q, R, S, T. Questions were easily doable.

**3. Quadratic Equation**: 5 Questions
- Topic Details: The level of the questions was moderate. 4 questions were easily doable.

4. Marking price is 50% more than Cost Price, Discount – 48 Rs, Profit – 20%. Find CP?

5. Area of rectangle 144 and the difference between length and breadth is 8. Find the perimeter of the rectangle?

6. The speed of a train is 72km/ h. It crosses a pole in 18sec and crosses a platform in 30 sec then what is the length of the platform?

**2. Data Interpretation:**5 Questions

- Topic Details: A tabular graph was given, which consisted of data of the companies P, Q, R, S, T. Questions were easily doable.

**3. Quadratic Equation**: 5 Questions

- Topic Details: The level of the questions was moderate. 4 questions were easily doable.

4. Marking price is 50% more than Cost Price, Discount – 48 Rs, Profit – 20%. Find CP?

6. The speed of a train is 72km/ h. It crosses a pole in 18sec and crosses a platform in 30 sec then what is the length of the platform?

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*IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis: 18 August 2018 - Shift 3*

### Questions Asked from Reasoning Ability

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**03 sets of Puzzles & Seating Arrangement : 15 Questions**
**01 Circular arrangement** was asked where all the people were facing inside. There was no other parameter.
**Another was a Linear arrangement**, where 8 people were sitting in a single row, all facing north direction.
**Puzzle was based on Days** Monday to Sunday. In this, there was no other parameter.

*Syllogism*
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**some second are minutes.*
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all minutes are hours..
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con:-
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some second are hour
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all seconds being hours is possibility..
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**03 sets of Puzzles & Seating Arrangement : 15 Questions**

**01 Circular arrangement**was asked where all the people were facing inside. There was no other parameter.**Another was a Linear arrangement**, where 8 people were sitting in a single row, all facing north direction.**Puzzle was based on Days**Monday to Sunday. In this, there was no other parameter.

*Syllogism*

*some second are minutes.*- all minutes are hours..
- con:-
- some second are hour
- all seconds being hours is possibility..

## Questions Asked in IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam 18 August 2018 - Shift 4

### Questions Asked from Quantitative Aptitude

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1. Data Interpretation :Bar graph DI was asked. The Question was based on the month of June and production in this month.The data was given in terms of thousands.

2. A can do a work in 40 days, the ratio between the time taken by A:B=5:3 then in how many days both can finish the work?

3. There are 4 continuous even numbers. Of which 24 is the greatest number. If 16 is added to the average of these numbers then what will be the answer?

4. If 20% discount is given then selling price is Rs 1020. What is the selling price if Rs 199 discount is given?

5. 40% of one number x is 5/3 of another number y. What percent of y is less than x?

1. Data Interpretation :Bar graph DI was asked. The Question was based on the month of June and production in this month.The data was given in terms of thousands.

2. A can do a work in 40 days, the ratio between the time taken by A:B=5:3 then in how many days both can finish the work?

3. There are 4 continuous even numbers. Of which 24 is the greatest number. If 16 is added to the average of these numbers then what will be the answer?

4. If 20% discount is given then selling price is Rs 1020. What is the selling price if Rs 199 discount is given?

5. 40% of one number x is 5/3 of another number y. What percent of y is less than x?

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*IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis: 18 August 2018 - Shift 4*

### Questions Asked from Reasoning Ability

**Puzzles & Seating Arrangement**: 3 sets of puzzles/seating arrangement were asked. These were:

- One set was a Linear seating arrangement. In this, some persons were facing north and some persons were facing in south direction.
- One set of circular seating arrangement was asked.
- Third set was a floor-based puzzle.

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