RRB ALP Exam Analysis 2018: 9th Aug Shift 1, Paper was Moderate

By Rahul Chadha|Updated : August 9th, 2018

The Railways Recruitment Board has green-signalled the nation's largest RRB ALP/ Technician recruitment drive by conducting the first shift today. The initial shift has come to an end & the students are now coming out of their exam centres. The first shift started at 10.00 AM & lasted for 1 Hour i.e 11:00 AM. In this article, we are providing you with complete RRB ALP Exam analysis (section-wise & overall difficulty level) & the real questions asked in today's first shift. Along with this, you will also get to know the nature & difficulty type of questions asked in the first shift.

RRB ALP Exam Analysis 2018

  • The questions were not arranged section-wise. Mixed questions were asked.
  • Reasoning section was filled with Statement & Conclusion questions.
  • The time duration of the exam was 1 hour i.e. 60 minutes.
  • In GK section, 6-7 questions were based on current affairs.
  • The level of the GK section was moderate.
  • As notified earlier, 45 questions were from Maths & Reasoning section.
  • 20 Science questions were from Chemistry, Physics, and Biology subjects.

Coming back to the core, let us now go through the difficulty level of the exam. According to the students who appeared for the Railways Exam, the overall level of difficulty was MODERATE.  In one word, the overall level of this shift was Moderate i.e neither difficult nor easy. Now let us go through the topics from which questions were asked.

RRB ALP/ Technician Analysis & Exam Review: Reasoning

  • Statement & Conclusion
  • Statement & Arguments
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Mirror Image
  • Distance & Direction
  • Calendar
  • Coding Decoding
  • Blood Relation
  • Counting of Triangles
  • Miscellaneous

RRB ALP/ Technician Analysis & Exam Review: Maths

  • Time & Work
  • Partnership
  • Age-based
  • Percentage
  • Square Root
  • Speed, Distance, and Time
  • Mensuration
  • Algebra
  • Average
  • Simple Interest
  • Miscellaneous

RRB ALP/Technician Exam Analysis & Review: General Science, GK & Current Affairs

  • Metal
  • Periodic Table (Questions based on Elements)
  • Reactivity
  • Focal Length
  • Rank & Index
  • Inventions & Discoveries
  • Transformers
  • CM & Governor.
  • Biology
  • Optics
  • Hormones & Human Body System
  • Geography
  • Current Affairs
  • Government Schemes
  • Sports
  • Miscellaneous 

Questions Asked in RRB ALP/Technician Exam 2018

  • Who is the CEO of Allahabad Bank? Usha Ananthasubramanian
  • Where is Peer Panjal Tunnel? Jammu & Kashmir, The Pir Panjal Railway Tunnel or Banihal railway tunnel is an 11.215 km railway tunnel located in Pir Panjal Range of the middle Himalayas in Jammu and Kashmir, India, north of Banihal town.
  • Who is the current President of Indian Olympics Committee? Narinder Dhruv Batra
  • Who is the current Economic Advisor of Prime Minister Council? Bibek Debroy
  • Who is the current governor of Tamil Nadu? Banwarilal Purohit
  • 1 KWH = ........... ? 3.6 * 10^6 Joules
  • Unit of Resistance? OHM
  • Which type of lens is used in Torch? Convex Lens
  • Medal & Winners Picture represents Happiness, Celebration, or Family? Celebration
  • One question related to Focal Length.
  • Who is the owner of KKR IPL Team 2018? Shahrukh Khan
  • Acid in Ant Sting? Formic Acid
  • Which Act is related to India-Pak Partition? Lord Mountbatten Plan: Indian Independence Act 1947
  • In what way Asexual reproduction is different from Sexual Reproduction? One parent needed
  • Autor Related Questions.
  • Questio  related to Periodic Table.
  • Question based on Mean & Mode.

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Kancherla Venkatesh
Sir paper is in English or in addition to english
T Rajendra

T RajendraAug 13, 2018

9th day 1st shift....... anyone's guss how much cutoff.....
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Japa Sai Jai

Japa Sai JaiAug 14, 2018

Exams date over ha
Sravan Kumar

Sravan KumarAug 14, 2018

is Geography require for alp exam
Pankaj Dongre
Mere shit mey ek bhi question nahi tha.... In mumbai
Rahul Kumar
Exam date kab hai
Amit Kumar Ranjan
Bhai ALP ka cutoff kya rhega

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