IBPS RRB Clerk Exam 5th Shift Analysis, Expected Cut Off (19 September 2020): Question Asked

By Sheetal Goyal|Updated : September 19th, 2020

IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Shift 5 Analysis and Expected Cut Off 2020: IBPS RRB Clerk prelims day-1 all shifts are over now. Students who have their exam on 20th or 26th September must be waiting to check the detailed exam review of shift-5. Here we are sharing section-wise topic distribution to help you apply the learning and make your own strategy based on the exam review shared, for upcoming shifts.

Check a thorough review of the fifth and last shift of RRB Clerk Prelims exam. In this post, we are sharing IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims expected cut off, topic-wise questions asked, difficulty level and good attempts of 5th shift exam.

Scan through the complete article to check the expected cut off and questions asked in today's IBPS RRB Clerk prelims 5th Shift. This will be beneficial for the upcoming shifts of IBPS RRB Clerk exam 2020 which are to be conducted on 20th and 26th September 2020.

Also Check:

IBPS RRB Clerk Exam Analysis 20th September 2020

IBPS RRB Clerk 1st Shift Analysis 2020: 19th September

IBPS RRB Clerk 2nd Shift Analysis 2020: 19th September

IBPS RRB Clerk 3rd Shift Analysis 2020: 19th September

IBPS RRB Clerk 4th Shift Analysis 2020: 19th September

IBPS RRB Clerk Memory Based Paper 2020

IBPS RRB Cut Off 2019

IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Exam 5th Shift Analysis 2020: Key Highlights

  • The overall level of the exam was Easy
  • 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 Hindi 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 PO 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 5th Shift Exam Review: 19th September 2020

Let us discuss the section-wise distribution of IBPS RRB Clerk exam, shift-5(19th September  2020)

IBPS RRB Clerk 5th Shift Reasoning Ability Exam Review 2020: 

This section was scoring for most of the candidates. The level of the questions was easy as well as less time-consuming. There were more puzzles and seating arrangement questions as compared to other topics. We are here sharing the topic-wise breakup of this section –

1.Puzzles and Seating Arrangement -3 sets

  • Number of Questions asked: 15
  • Level of questions: Easy 
  • Scheduling puzzle-Month based, 7 people were given.
  • Circular seating arrangement, 7 people facing the center.
  • Floor based puzzle, 6 people three floors and two flats were given.

2. Syllogism-4

  • Number of Questions asked: 4
  • Topic level: Easy
  • All the questions were doable.
  • Questions were based on Only / Only a few

3. Alphanumeric series - 5+3

  • Number of Questions asked: 8
  • Topic level: Easy
  • Five questions were based on number series. Each number is of three digits.
  • Other series were based on letter number type series.

4. Blood Relation-3

  • Number of questions asked: 3
  • Questions were easy to attempt.
  • Simple questions were asked.
  • Based on the family tree

5.Inequality- 4

  • Number of questions asked: 4
  • Questions asked were easy and doable.
  • Standard type, one statement two conclusions.

6. Miscellaneous-5

  • The level was easy.
  • Word forward and backward question, based on CHILDREN.
  • A meaningful word question
  • Odd one out based question
  • A number based question in which arranged a digit in ascending order from left to right and then find the third digit from right end.

IBPS RRB Clerk 5th Shift Numerical Ability Exam Review 2020: 

The level of this section was Moderate as reported by most of the students. This section was a bit time-consuming.

1. Data Interpretation -10

  • Number of Questions asked: 10 (2 set)
  • Topic level: Easy
  • There were two sets of DI asked in the exam. One was tabular Based and other was based on Bar Graph. 
  • In tabular DI the table consists of three columns and three rows.

2. Wrong Number Series -5

  • Number of Questions asked: 5
  • Topic level: Easy 
  • Number series was a scoring topic in this section.
  • All the questions were doable.

3. Miscellaneous Questions (Arithmetic) -12

  • Number of Questions asked: 12
  • Topic level: Easy
  • Questions in this segment were asked from various arithmetic problems like Simple & Compound Interest, Profit & Loss, Time & Work, Partnership, Speed, time & distance, Percentages, Age-based problems, etc.

4. Simplification

  • There were 13 questions on this topic.
  • All the questions were doable.
  • They were based on BODMAS rule.

IBSP RRB Clerk Prelims 5th 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




This was all about the detailed analysis.

NOTE-Please, let us know if you have any query or something to share on 9650052904. You can also drop us an email on help@byjusexamprep.com

IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Expected Cut Off 2020 (Prelims Exam)

As all the shifts of 19th September have been concluded, based on the reviews shared by the aspirants we can expect IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims cut off 2020 marks to fall somewhere between 67-75. Level of the IBPS RRB Clerk prelims was easy although in some shifts reasoning was time-consuming. Let us wait for the upcoming shifts to come to a conclusion on the expected cut-off.

Factors affecting Cut off

  • Level of questions asked
  • Difficulty level
  • Changes introduced
  • Number of vacancies released
  • Number of aspirants applied

IBPS RRB Clerk Cut off 2020 Section-wise and Overall (Expected)

SubjectCut Off (Expected)
Reasoning Ability12-17
Numerical Ability12-15

IBPS RRB Clerk prelims final cut off will be decided by the IBPS only. We have shared a rough idea of the expected cut off to help the aspirants appearing for upcoming shifts so that they can attempt questions keeping in mind the expected cut off for IBPS RRB Clerk prelims 2020.

Do share any questions that you remember !!

With so many exams approaching, we are sure you must be wondering about the foolproof preparation plan. Your search is over now. Subscribe to Online Classroom Program to have unlimited access to all 20+ structured live courses and 500+ mock tests. This will cover all important banking and insurance exams like IBPS Clerk, IBPS PO, IBPS RRB (PO+Clerk), SBI PO, RBI Grade-B, SBI Clerk Main, RBI Assistant Main, etc. 

So why wait? Subscribe to Online Classroom Program now and #GetSuperReady for your exam. 


write a comment

PO, Clerk, SO, Insurance


Follow us for latest updates