The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) conducted the RRB clerk Prelims 2020 exam on September 26, 2020, in five shifts. As the 1st shift of IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims is over, we have provided the detailed exam analysis. The paper analysis will help candidates know the exam difficulty level, number of good attempts, and questions asked in the exam.
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As per the IBPS RRB Office Assistant paper analysis, the overall exam difficulty level was easy. Questions asked in two sections, i.e., Reasoning and Numerical Aptitude, were not of the difficulty level. Candidates were able to attempt around 63-68 questions overall. Continue to read the article to know section-wise difficulty level, good attempts, and topics asked in the paper.
IBPS RRB Office Assistant Exam Analysis 26th September 2020 for Shift 1
The IBPS RRB Office Assistant exam is an online mode exam conducted in different shifts. Candidates who are going to appear for the IBPS RRB exam can check the exam analysis in the article. The timing of different shifts is as follows:
Shift-1: 7:30 AM
Shift-2: 9:45 AM
Shift-3: 12:00 PM
Shift-4: 2:15 PM
Shift-5: 4:30 PM
IBPS RRB Office Assistant Overall Analysis
Our team has covered the IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis Shift-1, and the level of the examination held in this shift was easy. Students have attempted a good number of questions. Here are the section-wise good attempt along with the IBPS RRB Clerk analysis:
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IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Shift 1 Analysis for Quantitative Aptitude
The following types of DIs were asked in this shift:
Bar Chart DI, (Country name given, total persons given bifurcated in male & female)
Missing Number Series 8,27,64, 125,? 2,2,4,12,48,? 12,7,8,13,27,? 77,85,69,161,37,?
Arithmetic Word Problems
IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Shift 1 Analysis for Reasoning Ability
Box-based puzzles with 7 Box
Month & Dates (January/March/April- 10th and 19th)
Comparison Puzzle (Heights)
Certain No. Puzzles (16)
Row (8 Person North facing)
Number of Questions
Puzzle and Seating Arrangement
Easy to Moderate
Alpha Numeric Series
IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Exam Timings
IBPS RRB Clerk prelims exam will be conducted in a total of five shifts on three days, i.e. September 19, 20 and 26. Below we have shared Reporting time, gate closing time, and examination starting time. The exam will be of 45 minutes. Check IBPS RRB Clerk prelims exam timing below:
Gate Closing Time
Starting of Examination
8:30 – 8:35 AM
10:45 – 10:50 AM
1:00 – 1:05 AM
3:15 – 3:20 AM
5:30 – 5:35 AM
IBPS RRB Clerk Exam Centre Guidelines
In the official notification, IBPS has mentioned a few safety guidelines for the candidates who are going to appear for the examination. Candidates are required to follow these guidelines strictly. Check IBPS safety guidelines below:
Students are required to wear a mask during the examination.
Students are allowed to carry a personal transparent water bottle, personal hand sanitiser (50 ml), gloves & a simple pen inside the exam centre.
An aspirant must have installed Arogya-Setu app on their smartphone, and the app must show the COVID 19 risk profile of the student.
At the exam centre, the registration of the candidates will be done with photo capture.
In the exam hall, there will be two separate dropbox for the rough sheets and call letters. Students are required to drop these in the designated boxes.