Detailed analysis of the questions asked of various subjects in the Exams.

RBI Assistant 2017 Prelims Exam Analysis

The level of the paper was easy. The preliminary exam for RBI Assistant was conducted online and had 100 questions for 60 minutes. Candidates have to manage those 60 minutes themselves while dealing with three sections- Reasoning Ability (35 Ques), Numerical Ability (35 Ques), and English Language (30 Ques). 

RBI Assitant Exam Analysis: Overall

Sections Good Attempts Level
English Language 19-21 Easy-Moderate
Reasoning Ability 28-31 Easy
Quantitative Aptitude 23-26 Easy
Total 60-65 Easy

Exam Analysis: English Language

The level of English Language was Easy-Moderate. The topic of reading comprehension was based on a story. There were 3-4 questions of Antonyms and Synonyms with the passage.

Topics Number of Questions Level
Reading Comprehension 12 Moderate
Single Filler 6 Easy
Error Detection 7 Easy-Moderate
Spelling 5 Moderate
Total 30 Easy

Exam Analysis: Reasoning

The level was very Easy. There were 2 puzzles and Seating Arrangement which are given below:-

Floor – 1 Variable

Circular Seating Arrangement – 1Variable

Topics Number of Questions Level
Puzzle & Seating Arrangement 10 Easy-Moderate
Coding-Decoding 1 Easy
Directions 4 Easy
Number Series 5 Easy
Ranking & Ordering 2 Easy 
Syllogisms 5 Easy
Alphabet Series 5 Very Easy
Miscellaneous 3 Very Easy
Total 35 Very Easy

Exam Analysis: Quantitative Aptitude

The level of Numerical Ability section was Easy-Moderate. The number of questions from arithmetic (word problems) was significantly high as 15 out of 35 questions were from the arithmetic portion There was only 1 set of Tabular DI:-

Topics Number of Questions Level
Data Interpretation (Pie+Tabular, Bar Graph, Caselet) 15 Moderate
Simplification 10 Easy
Number Series (Missing) 5 Easy
Average 1 Moderate
Profit & Loss 2 Easy
Compound Interest 1 Moderate
Discount 2 Easy
Problem on Ages 1 Moderate
Ratio & Proportion 1 Moderate
Time & Work 1 Moderate
Boats & Stream 1 Moderate
Miscellaneous 5 Moderate
Total 35 Easy-Moderate