RPF SI Exam Analysis & Questions Asked 19th December 2018 (Shift 1)

RPF SI Exam Analysis & Questions Asked 19th December 2018 (Shift 1)

Railway Protection Force (RPF) 2018: Ministry of Railways is conducting RPF Sub-Inspectors Exam today. And it will also conducted from 5th-6th January and 9th to 13th January 2019. The First Shift of RPF SI Exam of 19th December 2018, is over. The first shift was started at 9.30 AM and lasted for 90 minutes i.e 11.00 AM. Exam Analysts at ibtsindia, are here to provide a detailed analysis of the exam. This analysis shall help in evaluating your performance. 

You can even get an estimate of your score. All those who are yet to appear for the exam, can find this article will be helpful for the candidates who are yet to appear for RPF Constable/ SI exam 2018.

RPF SI Exam 2018 - Good Attempts

The table below shows the safer attempts of RPF SI Shift 1.
Subject No. of 
Marks Difficulty 
No. of 
Good Attempts
Numerical Ability 35 35 Easy 26-29
Reasoning Ability 35 35 Moderate 22-27
General Awareness 50 50 Moderate 28-35
Overall 120 120 Moderate 72-85

RPF SI Exam 2018: Exam Highlights

  1. The overall level of difficulty was EASY-MODERATE.
  2. Reasoning section was filled with Statement & Conclusion questions.
  3. GK section, 9-10 questions were based on current affairs.
  4. In Numerical Ability Section: No questions from Clock, Calendar, Trigonometry, Geometry.
  5. As notified earlier, 70 questions were from Maths & Reasoning section.

Section wise Exam Analysis of RPF SI Exam 2018

The RPF SI Exam consists of 3 sections - Numerical Ability, Reasoning and General Awareness. The overall exam timing is 90 minutes and for every wrong answer, 1/3rd marks will be deducted. Explore the overall as well as sectional difficulty level, topic-wise weightage, no. of good attempts and Questions asked.

RPF SI Exam Analysis 19 Dec. Shift 1: Quantitative Aptitude 

In RPF SI Exam 2018, Quantitative Aptitude was of Easy-Moderate Level. Most of the questions were based directly on Formulas and some were calculative.
No of Questions
S.I, CI, Profit/Loss 
Ratio & Proportion
Time and Work
Number System
Speed and Distance
Average & Percentage
DI (Bar Graph)

Quantitative Aptitude Questions Asked in RPF SI Exam 2018

  1. If the Radius of a circle is made 6 times, find out the effect on Perimeter?
  2. A man spends 1/4 of his income on food, 2/3 of his income on house rent and remaining Rs. 630 is saved. Find the amount of house rent.
  3. X x 30% x 5% = 18, then find x/3=?
  4. If a Sum of money becomes double in 2 years, then in how many years it will become 16 times with compound interest.
  5. Geometry - 1Qs (Equilateral Triangle)
  6. 3/4, 6/5, 9/10 - Find out the HCF
  7. The diagonal, length, and breadth of cuboid were given. Students had to find Height. Formula = 

RPF SI Exam Analysis 19 Dec. Shift 1: Reasoning Ability

In RPF SI Exam 2018, General Intelligence(Reasoning) questions were of Easy-Moderate level. There were only 3 questions from seating arrangement.
TopicNo of QuestionsLevel
Statement & Conclusion4-5Moderate
Blood Relation2Easy
Non-Verbal (Image)3-4Easy
Seating Arrangement [5 South Facing, 5 North Facing]3Moderate
Series 5-6Easy-Moderate

RPF SI Exam Analysis 19 Dec. Shift 1: General Awareness

Check Questions which were asked in Today's RPF SI Exam 2018:-
  1. Who is the Minister of Women & Child Development?
  2. River Thames is located in? London
  3. Yuva Olympics was held in?
  4. What is the Currency of Cambodia? Cambodian Riel
  5. What is the capital of Nepal?
  6. Who is the 15th Finance Commission Chairman?
  7. Author of Book " A century is Not Enough: My Roller Coaster Ride to Success" - Sourav Ganguly
  8. Who is the inventor of X-rays?
  9. Atomic Number of Gallium - 31 , Atomic Mass - 69
  10. Who is the PM of Israel?
  11. One question related to Bacteria Discovery - Antony van Leeuwenhoek
  12. Who is the CM of Haryana?
  13. What is the Capital of Assam - Dispur
  14. Deuce terminology is related to? Tennis
  15. What is the use of Hydrometer?
  16. What is the fomula of Momentum? - Momentum= m*v
  17. Laxman Temple was made by? Yashoverman
  18. Who is the First man to enter in Space?
  19. Bodhisattva term is related to? Buddhism
  20. Khajurao Temple was made by whom?
  21. Who is the inventor of Revolver?
  22. Blue Revolution was held in?
  23. Light year is the unit of?
  24. Which of the following is the death anniversary of Pandit Jawahar Lal Nehru?
  25. Who has the authority to disqualify the term of Member of Parliament? President
  26. One question related to Hard Currency.
  27. Which is the highest Rank in Army? 
  28. Which state has the maximum Number of Lok Sabha Constituency? Uttar Pradesh
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