RRC Group D Exam Pattern 2019

Railway Group D exam pattern

Railway Group D has released the RRC Group D Application Status. Along with the notification of RRC Group D, Railway has released the Railway Group D Exam Pattern. Candidates can exam pattern and syllabus in the article-

Railway Group D Exam Pattern 2019

As we know the competition level is getting high day-by-day, so candidates need to prepare so hard for the exam. Candidates must have the information related to exam pattern, syllabus and other information to prepare for the exam.

  • In RRC Group D Selection Process there are 4 stages- Computer Based Test, Physical Efficiency Test, Document Verification, and Medical Exam.
  • No Interview Process will be there for this exam.
  • There are 4 subjects in RRC Group D Syllabus- Mathematics, General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Science, and General Awareness.

RRB Group D Exam Pattern

Railway Group D Exam Pattern for Computer Based Test (CBT)

  • It is Objective in nature.
  • A total number of 100 questions are there.
  • The time duration is of 90 minutes (for PWD candidates it is of 120 minutes).
  • There will be a negative marking of 1/3 marks for each wrong answer.
  • The question paper will come in 15 languages, candidates can give an exam in their regional language.
Subject Old Pattern New Pattern
Mathematics 35 25
General Science 20 25
General Awareness and Current Affairs 05 30
General Intelligence and Reasoning 40 20
Total 100 Questions 100 Questions

RRC Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

  • The candidates who cleared the computer-based test are eligible to give the PET exam.
  • The result for CBT will be uploaded on the official website of RRC.
  • Railway will organize the Physical Efficiency Test to check the physical strength of the candidates for both male and female-
Category Weight Running
Male Have to lift and carry 35 kg weight for the distance of 100 meters in 2 minutes 1000 meters in 4 minutes 15 seconds
Female Have to lift and carry 20 kg weight for the distance of 100 meters in 2 minutes 1000 meters in 5 minutes & 40 seconds

Document Verification and Medical Test

After clearing both the exam Computer Based Test and Physical Efficiency Test candidates are called for the document verification. The candidates who are selected for the Document Verification must have to clear the Medical Test also. For DV candidates have to carry below documents along with them-

Academic Proof
Certification of DOB
Category Certificate
Identification Proof (Aadhar Card, PAN Card, Voter ID, etc.)
Medical Certificate
Certification of Minority
Domicile Certificate
Pay – Slips
Gazette Notification
Ex-serviceman Certificate

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Check RRB PET Instructions and Details

Railway Group D Syllabus 2019

Railway Recruitment Board is recruiting for the various posts of Group D in 2019. The exam date is not announced yet. The section-wise RRB Group D syllabus is given below. Along with the syllabus, there is a list of weight for each topic based on the previous year exam pattern

Railway Group D Syllabus 2019: Arithmetic Ability / Mathematics

The following table has information regarding Railway Group D Maths Syllabus 2019:

Topics Weightage Sub-Topics
Percentages 2-3 Questions Calculation-oriented basic percentage.
Simplification 7-10 Questions Approx Value, Percentage, Fractions, BODMAS Decimals and Surds and Indices
Data Interpretation 4-5 Questions Pie Chart, Line Graph, Tabular Graph
Number System 2-3 Questions LCM and HCF, Divisibility and Remainder, Integers and Rational and Irrational numbers
Algebra 3-4 Questions Quadratic Equation, Polynomials, Unit digit, Linear inequalities and Functions, Identities, Linear Equation in 1 Variable, Linear Equation in 2 Variable,
Averages 1-2 Questions Average Money Expenditure, Average Temperature, Average Weight/Height/Age/Marks,
Ratio and Proportion 1-2 Questions Fourth Proportional, Third Proportional, Age, Mean Proportional, Simple Ratios, Compound Ratios, Direct or Indirect Proportion, Componendo or Dividendo,
Mixture Problems 1-2 Questions Problems on making a mixture of two or more entities/mixtures.
Time and Work 1-2 Questions Work and Wages, Pipes and Cistern
Mensuration 2-3 Questions Cylinder, Cube, Cuboid, Sphere, Right Prism, Tetrahedron, Pyramid.
Speed Time and Distance 2-3 Questions Average Speed, Boat, and River, Problem on Trains, Partial Speed, Relative Speed,
Interest 1-2 Questions Combined problems on SI & CI, Simple Interest, Compound Interest,
Profit and Loss 2-3 Questions Successive Selling, Partnership,
Number Series 1-2 Questions Problems on Completing the Series, Finding the Missing Term, Finding the Wrong Term.
Geometry 1-2 Questions Basic Questions on different types of Quadrilaterals. and Co-ordinate Geometry. Basic problems on Triangles, Congruence & Similarity. Theorems on Segments, Tangents & Chords.
Trigonometry 0-1 Questions Max and Min value, Circular Measure of Angles, Identities, Functions, Heights and Distances,
Probability 0-1 Questions basic problems on probability.

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General Intelligence & Reasoning: Railway Group D Syllabus 2019

The candidates can check the information related to the subject Reasoning in the following table:

Topics Weightage Sub Topics
Analogy 2-3 QUestions Image-Based and based on members of a group
Series 3-5 Questions Alphabetic Series, Number Series, Mixed Series, General Knowledge Series.Decoding and Coding
Coding and Decoding 1-3 Questions Coding letter of a word, Operation based on place value, Coding by analogy. Coding and decoding by letter shifting, Coding and decode the ng in the fictitious language
Puzzles 4-5 Questions Seating Arrangement (Circular Arrangement, Linear Arrangement), Scheduling, Double Line up, Clock Calendar.
Direction & Distance 0-1 Questions Route & network-based problems.
Blood Relation 1 Questions General blood relation problems, Family tree problems, Coded blood-related problems.
Alphabet & Word Test 0-1 Questions Unjumble words), Matrix, Word formation (New word formed, Word cannot be formed)New word by adding a prefix, New word by adding Suffix, Jumble words (Find odd one,
Venn Diagram 2-3 Questions Logical Venn Diagram, Venn diagram problem, Syllogism.
Missing Number 1-2 Questions Matrix & diagram related problems.
Non-Verbal Reasoning 1-2 Questions Mirror Image, Hidden Image, Completion of Incomplete Pattern, Cubes and Dice (Construction of Boxes, Problems on Dice), Paper Folding and Cutting, Missing Term, Counting Figures.
Verbal Reasoning 1-2 Questions Assertion and Reason, Course of Action, Statements, and Arguments
Classification 1-2 Questions General knowledge-based, Image-Based, Number based, Letter based, Letter and number based, Meaning based,

Railway Group D Syllabus 2019: General Awareness and Current Affairs

The candidates can check the details regarding the section General Awareness in the following table:

Topics Weightage Sub Topics
Current Affairs 5-6 Questions National Affairs, People in News, Places in News, Defense News, Days and Events, Government Policies and Schemes, Business and Economy, Books and Authors, etc.
Geography 5-9 Questions National Park & Centuries, Wildlife Centuries, etc coming under Indian Geography
History 2-3 Questions Indian Freedom Struggle, Ancient History, Medieval History, Post Independence
Polity 3 Questions Constitution of India, Government Portfolios, etc.
Economics 2-3 Questions Indian Economy, Economic Organizations, World Economy, Business, Economic Theory.
Miscellaneous Topics 6-8 Questions Books and Authors, Committees and Recommendation, Sports, Environment, Banking Awareness, Science & Technology, Art and Culture, Awards and Honors, Places in News, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Environment

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