IBPS RRB Clerk 2nd Shift Analysis 2020 (26 Sept): Check Question Asked, Difficulty Level, Attempts

By Akshay Khandelwal|Updated : September 26th, 2020

IBPS RRB Clerk Shift 2 Prelims Exam Analysis: The IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Exam 2020 Shift 2 of 26th September 2020 is now over. In this article, at BYJU'S Exam Prep, we are providing you with the accurate exam review of the Shift 2. Under the IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Exam analysis shift 2 we will share the Prelims overall/ Sectional good attempts, the difficulty level of each section, types of questions asked in the exam, new type of questions asked (if any), and topic-wise question distribution etc. 


This article about the IBPS RRB Office Assistant Exam analysis. We have gathered useful insights on the actual exams from the many RRB clerk exam takers. On the basis of the feedback that they have shared with us, we have compiled the information on the IBPS RRB Clerk Exam such as good attempts, level of difficulty of both the sections, any new type of questions, or any changes in the exam pattern etc. 

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IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis: Shift-1 (26 September 2020)

IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis: Shift-3 (26 September 2020)

IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis: Shift-4 (26 September 2020) 

IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis: Shift-4 (26 September 2020)

Read this article until the end to analyse your performance in the exam based on the exam analysis. Now, let's discuss the IBPS RRB Clerk Exam Analysis 2020 Shift 2 in details. 

IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Exam 2nd Shift Analysis 2020: Key Highlights

  • The overall level of the exam was
  • Most of the Candidates managed to attempt 70+ in the exam.
  • All the questions were based on the conventional pattern.
  • The sequence of exam  Reasoning > Quant
  • Both the languages English and local language were displayed together on a single screen.

IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis 2020: Exam Timings

Number of ShiftReporting Time Gate Closing TimeHandwritten SampleStarting of Examination
Shift 17:30 AM8:15 AM8:30 - 8:35 AM8:35 AM
Shift 29:45 AM10:30 AM10:45 - 10:50 AM10:50 AM
Shift 312:00 PM12:45 PM1:00 - 1:05 AM1:05 AM
Shift 42:15 PM3:00 PM3:15 - 3:20 AM3:20 AM
Shift 5 4:30 Pm5:15 PM5:30 - 5:35 AM5:35 AM

IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Exam 2020: Exam Centre Guidelines

  1. Students are required to wear a mask during the examination. 
  2. Students are allowed to carry a personal transparent water bottle, personal hand sanitizer (50 ml), gloves & a simple pen inside the exam centre
  3. An aspirant must have installed Arogya Setu app on their smartphone and the app must show the COVID 19 risk profile of the student.
  4. At the exam centre, the registration of the candidates will be done with photo capture.
  5. 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. 

IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims 2nd Shift Exam Review: 26th September 2020

Let us discuss the section-wise distribution of IBPS RRB Clerk exam, shift-2 (20th September  2020)

IBPS RRB Clerk 2nd Shift Reasoning Ability Exam Review 2020: 

The level of this section was easy as all the questions were asked in standard and conventional pattern as reported by most of the students. All the questions were doable in this section. Most of the questions were asked from puzzles.

There were three sets of the puzzle. Syllogism was asked in this shift. Inequality was asked in a standard pattern. Check the complete details below.

1. Puzzles and Seating Arrangement-16 (5+5+5+1)

  • Number of Questions asked: 16 Questions
  • Level of questions: Easy
  • Floor Based Puzzle, 6 people, 3 floors and 2 flats - 5 Questions
  • Scheduling Puzzle (Day based), 7 people - 5 Questions
  • Arrangement Based Puzzle - 8 People - Stacking - 5 Questions
  • Circular Seating Arrangement - 5 People - Inside facing - 1 questions

2. Syllogism- 3

  • Number of Questions asked: 3 Questions
  • Topic level: Easy
  • Based on Only and a few.

3. Blood Relation-1

  • The number of questions asked: 1 Questions
  • Level: Easy

4. Coding and Decoding-5

  • The number of questions asked: 5 Questions
  • Level: Easy
  • Based on conventional Pattern.

5. Order and Ranking-4

  • The number of questions asked: 3 Questions
  • Level: Easy
  • Five people were given, marks based

6. Inequality-2

  • Number of questions asked: 3 Questions
  • Level: Easy
  • Based on conventional Pattern 

7. Alphanumeric series: 5

  • Level: Easy
  • Based on letter, symbol and number
  • Total questions asked: 5

8. Direction Sense: 2

  • Level: Easy
  • Total questions asked: 2
  • The questions were based on paragraph

9. Miscellaneous: 2

  • Number of questions: 1 Questions
  • CABINET Word was given to arrange alphabetically.
  • Level Easy

IBPS RRB Clerk 2nd Shift Numerical Ability Exam Review 2020:  

1. Data Interpretation -10

  • Number of Questions asked: 5+5
  • Topic level: Easy
  • One tabular DI was asked
  • Another DI was of Line Chart Based

2. Missing Number Series-5 

  • Number of Questions asked: 
  • Topic level: 

3. Simplification-10

  • The number of Questions Asked: 10 Questions
  • Based on BODMAS rule
  • Level: Easy

4. Miscellaneous Questions (Arithmetic)-15

  • Number of Questions asked: 15 Questions
  • Topic level: Easy
  • Questions were based on Boat and stream, time and work, partnership, profit and loss, etc.

IBSP RRB Clerk Prelims 2nd Shift Exam Analysis 2020: Good Attempts

As per the level of exam, we are here providing the section-wise number of good attempts:


Number of Good Attempts

Numerical Ability


Reasoning Ability




IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims, Shift-2 26th September FAQs

1. What was the level of IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims, shift 2?

The level of this shift remains easy for the aspirants.

2. What can be good attempts or safe attempts?

Students must attempt 70+ with 100% accuracy in IBPS RRB clerk exam.

3. When will the result for IBPS RRB Clerk prelims declare?

The result will be declared in October 2020(Expected)

4. What will be the cut off for IBPS RRB Clerk prelims, the general category?

You can expect the cut off to lie somewhere between 67-75.

5. What was the sequence of the exam?

Reasoning section was asked first and then quant section.

This was all about the detailed analysis.

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