IBPS RRB Clerk Exam Analysis 2023 Shift 2, 12 August: Difficulty Level, Questions, Good Attempts

By Ashwani Jain|Updated : August 12th, 2023

The 2nd shift of the IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims has been completed by IBPS today on 12th August 2023. We can go through IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims exam analysis shift 2 by the BYJU'S Exam Prep team. Students taking the IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims next shifts will get immense value and benefits by going through the detailed analysis.

Let's discuss the IBPS RRB exam analysis 2023 of Shift 2 which will cover the topic-wise review, good attempts, difficulty level, and section-wise questions asked in the IBPS RRB 2023 Prelims. Candidates must go through the IBPS RRB Clerk exam Shift 2 analysis of 12th August 2023 in order to take hints on the latest pattern, difficulty level, expected cutoff, and most asked topics. 

IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Exam Shift Timings

The 2nd shift of the IBPS RRB Clerk exam is scheduled to be conducted on 12th August 2023 from 11:15 AM to 12 PM. The IBPS RRB exam analysis 2nd shift will be made available after the examination. Candidates should focus on the below table to keep in mind the exact timetable of the IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims exam 2023.

IBPS RRB Clerk Analysis All Shifts

Reporting Timings

Shift 1

8 AM

Shift 2

10.15 AM

Shift 3

12.30 PM

Shift 4

2.45 PM

IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Exam Overview 12th August 2023: Key Highlights (2nd Shift)

Let's go through the IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims exam overview conducted on 12th August 2023.

  • The Quant section was relatively easy.
  • In the Reasoning section, there were 17 questions from puzzles and 15 questions from syllogism, inequality an alphanumeric series,
  • Overall average attempts of the students were around 68-72 from the General category.

IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis 2nd Shift 12th August 2023

Let's now go for the IBPS RRB Prelims exam analysis without any further delay. Now we'll go over section-wise analysis, questions asked in the exam and the difficulty level of the IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims exam.

1. IBPS RRB ClerkAnalysis: Quantitative Aptitude

IBPS RRB Clerk shift 2 analysis 2023 of Quantitative Aptitude section is described here for all critical asked topics. There are 40 questions in the Numerical Ability part of the IBPS RRB Clerk prelims shift 2. The Numerical Ability section was moderate. According to student feedback, anyone can easily attempt roughly 33-35 questions.

Topic Name

Topic Details

Wrong Number Series

Simplification 10Q

Data Interpretation

  • Tabular DI (Table, Sofa, Chair based)- 5Q
  • Bar Graph DI (Pen, pencil, eraser sold by A and B) – 5Q

Arithmetic Questions


2. IBPS RRB Clerk Exam Analysis: Reasoning Ability

IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims shift 2 analysis 2023 of Reasoning Ability section is described below for all critical asked topics. The Reasoning Ability section of the IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims exam 2nd shift was easier than the other sections. The miscellaneous questions were quite easy. Kindly go through the IBPS RRB previous year paper to prepare for the next shift exams.

Name of the topic

Topic Details

Puzzles & Seating Arrangements

  • Box based puzzle 7 boxes - 5Q
  • Floor based puzzle 7ppl - 5Q
  • Month and date based puzzle (3 months 2 dates) - 5Q
  • Order and ranking weight based - 2Q
Syllogism 3Q
Inequality 4Q

Direction & Distance

Meaningful Word 1Q
Coding-Decoding 5Q
Alphanumeric Series (Letter and number based) - 5Q
Odd One Out 1Q
Letter Based Series 1Q

IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Exam Difficulty Level: 12th August 2023

The IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims analysis 2023 will help you ascertain the IBPS RRB difficulty level based on certain factors such as level of competition, no. of students taking the exam, exam level, types of questions asked, etc. Based on student feedback, we can say that the overall level of the exam was easy.


Difficulty Levels

Quantitative Aptitude


Reasoning Ability




IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Good Attempts: 12th August 2023

The IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims exam analysis 2023 will help you understand the expected number of questions you need to attempt in order to clear the IBPS RRB cut off. IBPS RRB Clerk exam analysis shift 2 of 12th August 2023 also helps understand the good attempts for all subjects to secure good marks. Candidates must make a certain number of good attempts in the IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims exam to be guaranteed a spot in the next exam phase. We have estimated the number of good attempts for IBPS RRB Clerk prelims 2nd shift after considering the candid feedback given by our students.

Name of Section

Number of Good Attempts(General Category)

Reasoning Ability


Numerical Ability




So far, we've covered everything there is to know about the IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims exam, which took place on August 12, 2023. We talked about the difficulty level of the IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims, chapter-wise questions asked, number of good attempts.

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