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

IBPS RRB Clerk 2018: Prelims Exam Analysis

IBPS RRB Office Assistant 2018, Prelims Exam was of Easy to Moderate level. There were 2 Sections in IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims exam:

  • Reasoning Ability
  • Quantitative Aptitude

IBPS RRB Clerk Exam Analysis: Overall

The level of the exam can be considered to be easy-moderate.

Sections Good Attempts Level
Reasoning Ability 28-32 Easy-Moderate
Quantitative Aptitude 28-32 Easy-Moderate
Total 66-70 Easy-Moderate

Exam Analysis: Reasoning Ability

The level of reasoning was Easy to Moderate. There were a total of 4 sets of Puzzles and Seating Arrangements. Following are the types of Puzzles and Seating Arrangement asked in the Exam:


  1. Linear Seating Arrangement, single line, 6 people
  2. Box based puzzle, 7 boxes
  3. Month based puzzle
  4. Random arrangement based puzzled, the salary of 6 persons was given

The Reasoning Ability questions asked were:

Topics Number of Questions Level
Puzzle & Seating Arrangement 20 Moderate
Syllogism 3 Moderate
Blood relation 1 Easy-Moderate
Directions 4 Moderate
Coding-Decoding 5 Easy-Moderate
Numeric Series 5 Moderate
Alphabet 2 Easy-Moderate
Total 40 Moderate

Exam Analysis: Quantitative Aptitude

The level of the exam was easy-moderate. There were two sets of DI that were asked in this section. Tabular & Caselet DI. 

The Quantitative Aptitude questions asked were:-

Topics Number of Questions Level
Data Interpretation 10 Moderate
Wrong Number Series 5 Easy-Moderate
Approximation 5 Easy-Moderate
Arithmetic Word Problems 10 Moderate
Simplification 10 Easy
Total 40 Moderate