RRB NTPC Exam Final Cut off for All the Exams Combined Along with Final analysis

RRB NTPC Exam Final Cut off for All the Exams Combined Along with Final analysis for the exam conducted from 28th March to 29th April 2016. Below we also provide section-wise analysis of all the shifts as well as the cutoffs. We have also added the questions asked in General Science sections.

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1RRB NTPC Exam Final Cut off for All the Exams Combined Along with Final analysis

Overall, the exams conducted so far has been of easy and moderate level, with a bit of varying difficulty level in between. A bit of normalisation is bound to happen, but it will not be more than 3 marks. In simple words, the variation in difficulty level will be normalised in calculating the overall cutoffs.

Here we are predicting the final cutoff that we have achieved after normalising the exams on the basis of a standard scaling formula.

The Normalised Final Cutoffs as per our estimation are as follows:

  • General: 77.5-80.5 
  • OBC :  72.5-75.5
  • SC/ST : 68.5-71.5

RRB NTPC Exam Analysis Expected Cut off and Recommendations – 29th April

Overall, the exam was easy.  A good number of attempts in the exam were 80-85 (Out of 100). The sections were not asked separately (i.e. the questions were mixed).

RRB NTPC Exam Analysis: Reasoning

Overall, the Reasoning part was easy and a well prepared candidate could easily attempt 75-80% Questions. Topics from which questions were asked:

  • Sentence rearrangement – 2 questions
  • Coding decoding – 3-4 questions
  • Classification – 2-3 questions
  • Analogy – 3 questions
  • Blood Relation – 2 questions
  • Syllogism – 1-2 questions
  • Verbal Reasoning – 2 questions
  • Syllogism – 1-2 questions
  • Direction and distance – 1 questions

RRB NTPC Exam Analysis: Quantitative Aptitude

Overall, the Quantitative Aptitude part was easy and a well-prepared candidate could easily attempt 80-85 % Questions. Questions were asked from following topics: –

  • Problems on age – 2 Qu
  • Algebra – 1
  • Simplification – 1
  • Time and Work -2 (A is twice as efficient as B, if they both can finish a work in 10 days, then how long will B take to finish it alone?)
  • Interest – 2-3
  • Percentage – 1-2
  • Profit and Loss – 3
  • Statistics – 1
  • Trigonometry – 2
  • Geometry – 1
  • Boat and stream – 1 (Speed of a boat is given, if this boat can travel a distance of 19km opposite to the current in 2 hours, find the speed of the current).
  • Venn Diagrams – 3
  • Data Interpretation (table) – 3
  • Ratio and proportion – 2
  • Number system – 1
  • Probability – 1 (What is the probability of getting a tail if we toss a fair coin?)
  • Mensuration – 2 (Length and breadth of a rectangle are given, calculate its diagonal)
    Average – 1
  • Speed, time and distance – 1
  • Mixtures & Alligations – 1

RRB NTPC Exam Analysis: General Awareness & General Science

Overall, the GA & GS section was easy to moderate and a well-prepared candidate could attempt 70-80% questions. Approx 40 questions came from this section and were asked from following topics: –

  • Static Gk – History, Geography, Dams, National Park, Airports- 10 questions
  • Static Personalities – 2 questions, i.e., who is the first woman president of Nepal? Like that
  • General Awareness – 4 questions
  • Important days and dates – 2 questions
  • Polity and economy–4 questions
  • Physics – 3-4 questions
  • Chemistry – 3-4 questions (Vitamins etc)
  • Diseases and viruses – 1 question
  • Biology -2 questions

RRB NTPC Expected Cut-offs

Based on today’s paper, the expected cut-off for RRB NTPC 2016 will be:

  • General: 80-82
  • OBC :  74-75.
  • SC/ST : 70-72

2RRB NTPC Exam Analysis Expected Cut off and Recommendations – 12th April

Overall, the exam was easy.  A good number of attempts in the exam were 70-75 (Out of 100). The sections were not asked separately (i.e. the questions were mixed).

RRB NTPC Exam Analysis: Reasoning

Overall, the Reasoning part was easy and a well prepared candidate could easily attempt 75-80% Questions. Topics from which questions were asked:

  • 4 to 5 questions on mathematical operation questions i.e.,8A 10 B 12 C 2 D 1 = ? Given A=+, B = – , C = / , D = x
  • 2 questions from -Given four jumbled words, then make it to meaningful words and then kept in a dictionary order then which is third from the right.
  • 2-3 questions from Assertion and Reason.
  • 2 questions from syllogism.
  • 1 question from A>B>C>D type of question given the weightsof each one, then who is heaviest like that.
  • 1 puzzle contains 4 questions which is from blood relation withprofessions.
  • 3 questions from Coding and decodingSeating arrangement

RRB NTPC Exam Analysis: Quantitative Aptitude

Overall, the Quantitative Aptitude part was easy and a well-prepared candidate could easily attempt 80-85 % Questions. Questions were asked from following topics: –

  • 3 questions from Venn diagram
  • 3 questions from mean, median and standard deviation.
  • Table charts -Data Interpretation set of 5 questions.
  • 8 questions from Simple and Compound Interest, Averages, Time and Distance, Time and Work, Profit and Loss, Trains.
  • 3 questions from Algebra.
  • 3 questions from Menstruation i.e., Area and Volume.
  • Trigonometry 2 questions
  • Geometry 4 questions (Angle detection, Heights and distances)

RRB NTPC Exam Analysis: General Awareness & General Science

Overall, the GA & GS section was easy to moderate and a well-prepared candidate could attempt 70-80% questions. Approx 40 questions came from this section and were asked from following topics: –

  • Static Gk – History, Geography, Dams, National Park, Airports- 10 questions
  • Static Personalities – 2 questions, i.e., who is the first woman president of Nepal? Like that
  • General Awareness – 4 questions
  • Important days and dates – 2 questions
  • Polity and economy–4 questions
  • Physics – 3-4 questions
  • Chemistry – 3-4 questions (Vitamins etc)
  • Diseases and viruses – 1 question
  • Biology -2 questions

RRB NTPC Expected Cut-offs

Based on today’s paper, the expected cut-off for RRB NTPC 2016 will be:

  • General: 76-80
  • OBC :  73-75.
  • SC/ST : 70-71

General Awareness & General Science Questions asked in RRB NTPC Exam

  • Where is Kuchikal Falls located? Karnataka
  • Which country has won maximum football world cup? Brazil
  • Thomas cup is related to which sport? Badminton
  • Who won dada saheb phalke award in 2014? Gulzar
  • What is the colour of octopus blood? Blue
  • Chanakya was also know as?  Vishnugupt and Kautilya
  • From which place Mangalyan was launched? Sriharikota
  • In which year RBI became nationalised? 1949
  • When is no tobacco day celebrated? 31st May( This question came from our quiz, Dated 25 March 2016, Mockbank RRB General Awareness Quiz 15 , Ques No. 1)
  • Who is known as Bismarck of India? Sardar Patel
  • Who was the Chief guest for the Republic Day Celebrations 2016? President Hollande
  • Which country/countries hosted Cricket world cup 2015? Australia and New Zealand
  • Osteoporosis is related to which organ? Bones
  • Which Country shares the longest border with Bangladesh? India
  • When was Mars Orbiter Mission started? November 5, 2013
  • What kind of missile is Akash Missile? Medium-range mobile surface-to-air missile
  • 2nd largest river in India? Godavari
  • In which year Kailash Satyarthi and Malala got Noble Prize? 2014
  • First Indian to win a medal in Badminton at the Olympics? Saina Nehwal
  • In which year RTI was implemented? 2005
  • First woman President of Indian National Congress? Annie Besant( This question came from our quiz, Dated 28 March 2016, Mockbank RRB General Awareness Quiz 18 , Ques No. 5)

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3RRB NTPC Overall Exam Analysis & Cutoff – 29th March

Overall, the exam was easy.  A good number of attempts in the exam were 70-75 (Out of 100). The sections were not asked separately (ie the questions were mixed).

RRB NTPC Exam Analysis: Reasoning

Overall, the Reasoning part was easy and a well prepared candidate could easily attempt 75-80% Questions. Topics from which questions were asked:

  • Seating arrangement
  • Syllogism
  • Blood relation
  • Re-arrangement
  • Odd one out

RRB NTPC Exam Analysis: Quantitative Aptitude

Overall, the Quantitative Aptitude part was easy and a well prepared candidate could easily attempt 80-85 % Questions. Questions were asked from following topics: –

  • Data Interpretation
  • Number Series
  • Profit Loss
  • Speed, distance and Time
  • S.I. and C.I and simplification

RRB NTPC Exam Analysis: General Awareness & General Science

Overall, the GA & GS section was easy to moderate and a well-prepared candidate could attempt 70-80% questions. Questions were asked from following topics: –

  • Current affairs
  • Railway Budget
  • History
  • Polity
  • Geography

RRB NTPC Expected Cut-offs

Based on today’s paper, the expected cut-off for RRB NTPC 2016 will be:

  • General: 76-80
  • OBC :  73-75.
  • SC/ST : 70-71

General Awareness & General Science Questions asked in RRB NTPC Exam 29th March Slot 2

  • Location of Suez Canal (swej nahar)? Egypt
  • What sort of taste is umami flavour? Savory
  • Who is known as the Father of Geometry? Euclid
  • Who was the 2015 Time Person of the Year? Angela Merkel
  • What is the full form of DPT? Diphtheria, Pertussis, Tetanus
  • Zika virus is spread through? Aedes Mosquito
  • What is the full form of RADAR? Radio Detection and Ranging
  • Graphene is a form of which element? Carbon
  • Most number of Grand Slam titles was won by which man? Roger Federer
  • Which Indian director has won an Oscar? Satyajit Ray (Honorary Oscar)
  • Which of the following rivers flows through Karnataka? Kaveri
  • Which is an example of rhizome (grows underground as a root)?
  • What is tomato? Fruit
  • Lemurs are found in which country? Madagascar
  • Chandrashekar Limit applies to? Mass
  • Approximately how old are Bhimbetka Caves?
  • Who has won the most number of Olympic Gold medals? Michael Phelps
  • Baking Soda is the popular name for which chemical? Sodium Bicarbonate
  • What is the retirement age for the Chief Justice of India? 65 years
  • How many medals overall did India win at 2012 London Olympics? 6
  • Which state did Kamarupa kingdom lie in? Assam
  • Who administers the oath to the President? Chief Justice of India
  • Full form of SPM? Suspended Particulate Matter
  • Tallest building in the world? Burj Khalifa
  • In which year was the Berlin Wall demolished? 1989
  • Languages of which countries make use of ideographs? China and Japan

General Awareness & General Science Questions asked in RRB NTPC Exam 29th March Slot 1

  • Greenhouse effect on earth? –  Global Warming
  • The Environment day is celebrated on? – 5 June
  • What is the smallest bone in the human body? – Stapes
  • Who was the father of Subhas Chandra Bose? – Janakinath Bose
  • Who is the Chief Justice of India (CJI)? – TS Thakur
  • Quit India Revolution(Bharat Chhodo Andolan) started on? – On 8th August 1942
  • Who is called Simant Gandhi (Frontier Gandhi)? – Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan
  • Our National song is written by? – Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay
  • Unesco Headquarter is located in? – Paris, France ( This question came from our quiz, Dated 8 March 2016, Mockbank SSC General Awareness Quiz 8 , Ques No. 4)
  • Where was the paper invented? – China
  • The word ‘Tee’ is associated with which sports? – Golf
  • Interpol Headquarter is located in? – Lyon, France
  • Kunchikal waterfall are located in? – Karnataka
  • Who was the last Mughal emperor? – Bahadur Shah Zafar
  • Which game was recently removed from Olympic? – Baseball and Softball
  • What is Jimmy wales related to? – Wikipedia
  • Organ that can grow and regenerate? – Liver
  • Edward Jenner is known for? – Smallpox Vaccine
  • What is the currency of Thailand? – Thai baht
  • Which Indian king used naval power to conquer the ports of East Asia? – Rajendra Chola
  • Where is the island of Seychelles located? – East of Africa
  • Largest Non-Polar desert in the world? – Sahara
  • Who was the first to score a perfect 10 in Olympics in Gymnastics? – Nadia Elena
  • RBI founded in? – 1935
  • Official Language of Brazil? – Portuguese
  • Clove is obtained from which part of the plant? – Flower buds
  • Gases behind Greenhouse effect? – Water vapour, Carbon dioxide, Methane, Nitrous Oxide
  • Which of the following is a landlocked country? – Uzbekistan
  • Pollination by the wind is called? – Anemophily
  • Islets of Langerhans (in the human body) are found in? – Pancreas
  • Which is the brightest star in the sky? – Sirius
  • The bell metal is an alloy of? – Copper and Tin
  • What is the meaning of Nitrogen fixation? – Conversion of atmospheric Nitrogen into a combined form
  • Atoms of the same element but differing in atomic weight are called? – Isotopes
  • Carbohydrates are the compound of – Carbon, Oxygen and Hydrogen
  • Parsec is a unit of – A unit of length to measure the astronomically large distances
  • Tides come due to? – Gravitational pull of the moon
  • When water freezes, its density – Decreases
  • A chemical reaction in which heat is evolved? – Exothermic Reaction
  • Iron is processed through – Reduction
  • Which of the following has the strongest bleaching property? – Chlorine

4RRB NTPC Overall Exam Analysis – 28th March (First Shift) 

Overall, the exam was easy.  A good number of attempts in the exam were 75-80 (Out of 100). The sections were not asked separately (i.e. the questions were mixed).

RRB NTPC Exam Analysis: Reasoning

Overall, the Reasoning part was easy and a well prepared candidate could easily attempt 80-85% Questions. Topics from which questions were asked:

  • Analogy
  • Classification
  • Blood Relation
  • Syllogism
  • Non-Verbal Reasoning
  • Sitting Arrangements

RRB NTPC Exam Analysis: Quantitative Aptitude

Overall, the Quantitative Aptitude part was easy and a well prepared candidate could easily attempt 90-95 % Questions. Questions were asked from following topics: –

  • Simple Interest
  • Time and Work
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Arithmetic

RRB NTPC Exam Analysis: General Awareness & General Science

Overall, the GA & GS section was easy to moderate and a well-prepared candidate could attempt 70-80% questions. Questions were asked from following topics: –

  • Current affairs
  • Railway Budget
  • History
  • Polity
  • Geography

RRB NTPC Expected Cut-offs

Based on today’s paper, the expected cut-off for RRB NTPC 2016 will be:

  • General: 75-78
  • OBC :  72-75.
  • SC/ST : 68-70

General Awareness & General Science Questions asked in RRB NTPC Exam

  1. Which number of Lok Sabha was formed during 2014 election? 16th ( This question came from our quiz, Dated 22 March 2016, Mockbank RRB General Awareness Quiz 12 , Ques No. 5)
  2. Panchayati Raj System was recommended by?  Balwant Rai Mehta Committee Report 1957
  3. How many moons does mars have?  
  4. Capital Of Cyprus?  Nicosia
  5. Marsh Gas? Methane
  6. Sorrow of Bengal?  Damodar River
  7. World TB day? 24 March
  8. Who gave the slogan “Do or die”? Mahatma Gandhi
  9. When did Indian constitution came into first amendment? 1951
  10. What is the name of horse of maharana pratap ? Chetak
  11. Karnam Malleswari related to which game? Weightlifting
  12. Odd one out (external hard disk, cd, keyboard, digital camera)?  Keyboard
  13. First international cricket match was played between?? Aus vs. Eng
  14. Rowlatt act in which year? 1919
  15. Golden temple of Dambulla is present in?? Sri lanka
  16. Under Article 356 of the Constitution of India, President’s rule was imposed for the first time in?PEPSU(Patiala and East Punjab States Union (PEPSU) was a state of India between 1948 and 1956.)
  17.  What is Viticulture? Production of grapes
  18. The words ‘Satyameva jayate’ inscribed below the base plate of the emblem of India are taken from ? Mundaka Upanishad
  19. By which Constitutional Amendment the voting age was reduced from 21 years to 18 years?61st Amendment.
  20. Smallest Continent of world? Australia
  21. The Political parties got the constitutional recognition for the first time in the year? 1985
  22. Mrinalini Sarabhai is related with?  Dance
  23. Konark Temple made by?King Narasimhadeva I
  24. Kuchipudi belongs to which state?  Andhra Pradesh
  25. When did Swami Vivekananda delivered his speech in ‘World Religion Conference’ in Chicago city? 1893
  26. Name of 1st satellite on Moon? Sputnik 1
  27. Who discovered penicillin? Alexander Fleming
  28. Which of following chemicals is called as saltpeter? Potassium Nitrate
  29. Which boxer is known as ‘Real Deal’? Evander Holyfield
  30. Aruna Asif Ali hoisted flag in which movement? Quit India Movement
  31. The Khurda Road division,Odisha of the East Coast Railway (ECoR) has set a target to install bio-toilets in 2,000 train coaches during 2016-17 as part of? Swachh Bharat Mission

5RRB NTPC Overall Exam Analysis – 28th March (Second Shift)

Overall, the exam was easy.  A good number of attempts in the exam were 70-75 (Out of 100). The sections were not asked separately (ie the questions were mixed)

RRB NTPC Exam Analysis: Reasoning

Overall, the Reasoning part was easy and a well prepared candidate could easily attempt 750-80% Questions. Topics from which questions were asked:

  • Statement and Conclusion
  • Syllogism
  • Blood relation
  • Re-arrangement
  • Odd one out

RRB NTPC Exam Analysis: Quantitative Aptitude

Overall, the Quantitative Aptitude part was easy and a well prepared candidate could easily attempt 85-90 % Questions. Questions were asked from following topics: –

  • Data Interpretation
  • Number Series
  • Profit Loss
  • Speed, distance and Time
  • S.I. and C.I and simplification

RRB NTPC Exam Analysis: General Awareness & General Science

Overall, the GA & GS section was easy to moderate and a well-prepared candidate could attempt 70-80% questions. Questions were asked from following topics: –

  • Current affairs
  • Railway Budget
  • History
  • Polity
  • Geography

RRB NTPC Expected Cut-offs

Based on today’s paper, the expected cut-off for RRB NTPC 2016 will be:

  • General: 73-75
  • OBC :  70-72.
  • SC/ST : 68-70

General Awareness & General Science Questions asked in RRB NTPC Exam

  1. When is International Yoga Day celebrated? 21 June ( This question came from our quiz, Dated 27 March 2016, Mockbank RRB General Awareness Quiz 17 , Ques No. 4)
  2.  Capital of Denmark? Copenhagen
  3. January 4th Independence day of which country? Burma 
  4.  2018 Olympics will be held in which country? South Korea
  5.  First Nobel prize to Mr. Rabindranath Tagore was given in which year? 1913
  6.  2015 French open winner? Stan Wawrinka(Men), Serena Williams(Women)
  7.  Which country is second largest(area wise) in the world? Canada
  8.  How many players in Kho Kho? 9
  9.  Who was the first speaker of Lok Sabha? Ganesh Vasudev Mavalankar
  10.  Where does the Conference on Climate Change held? Paris
  11.  India’s Oldest dam? Kallanai Dam, also known as Grand Anicut. It still serves the people of Tamilnadu, India.
  12. First Indian lady to won gold in Asian games? Kamaljeet Sandhu
  13. Which is the smallest planet in our solar system? Mercury
  14. No. of fundamental duties? 11
  15. Vitamin A deficiency leads to- Night Blindness
  16. First Indian hockey player to awarded Padma Shri? Balbir Singh Dosanjh
  17. Ethanol is obtained from? Cereals
  18.  First governor general of free India? Lord Mountbatten
  19.  Polio vaccine is developed by? Jonas Edward Salk
  20.  Another name of computer chip? Microchip
  21.  Name of dog who first goes to space? Laika
  22.  DMK party is founded by whom? M. G. Ramachandran
  23.  Father of space research? Vikram Ambalal Sarabhai
  24.  Group of dolphin is called? School or Pod
  25.  Instrument to detect object under water? Sonar
  26.  Study of birds is called? Ornithology
  27.  Buddha attained enlightenment at? Bodh Gaya