Railway Group D Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2018 in PDF Download
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Railway Group D Syllabus and exam pattern will help aspirants know about what topics to prepare. They can prioritize the important topics and strategize a plan accordingly. All the aspirants who are preparing for Railway group D exam must go through the RRB Group D exam pattern and syllabus to get an in-depth knowledge of different sections from which questions will be asked in the exam. Having a fair knowledge of the syllabus will provide you with the insight of what topic to prepare first and how much time you need to become adept at the same. Furthermore, they can download the Group D Syllabus in PDF both in Hindi & English to use it offline and to refer whenever they are in a chaos regarding any topic.
Railway Group D Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2018
Railway Recruitment Board is recruiting for the various posts of group d in the year 2018.The exam date is not announced yet but it will be tentatively held in the month of April/May.We are providing the detailed Railway Group D Syllabus and Exam Pattern which is also available in Hindi. Check it out below and start your preparation in advance for the group d examination.
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RRB Group D Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2018:
The section-wise RRB Group D syllabus is given below. Along with the syllabus, we have listed weightage for each topic based on previous year exam pattern.
RRB Group D Syllabus 2018 :Arithmetic Ability / Mathematics
|Percentages||2-3 Questions||Topics Asked – 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.|
Railway Group D Syllabus – General Intelligence & Reasoning :
|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 decoding in 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 relation problems.|
|Alphabet & Word Test||0-1 Questions||Unjumble words), Matrix, Word formation (New word formed, Word cannot be formed)New word by adding 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,|
RRB Group D Syllabus – General Awareness & Current Affairs :
|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, Envireonment
Railway Group D Syllabus in English : Download PDF
Aspirants can download the RRB Group D Syllabus in PDF format and refer it whenever needed.
Railway Group D Exam Pattern 2018 : Latest RRB Group D Exam Pattern
RRB Group D Exam Pattern for Stage 1 – Computer Based Test (CBT)
The Railway Group D exam pattern for CBT is as follows:
- The RRB Group D Exam Pattern is a Computer Based Test and objective in nature.
- The RRC Question paper for group D will be Based on the Subjects like general knowledge/ awareness/ mathematics / reasoning etc.
- The Questions will be of the level of 10th class standard.
- Written Exam consist only Multiple Choice Questions.
- There will be a negative marking of 1/3 mark for each incorrect response.
|Written Test||General Knowledge||20||90 Minutes|
RRB Group D Exam Pattern for Stage 2 – Physical Efficiency Test
Physical Efficiency Test (PET) – The second stage iis necessary for all the candidates if they wish to get selected in the Railway Group D Recruitment Exam.
|Male Candidates||Female Candidates|
|Able to lift and carry weight of 35 kg for a distance of 100 metres in 2 minutes in only one chance without putting the weight down||Able to lift and carry weight of 20 Kg for a distance of 100 metres in 2 minutes in one chance without putting the weight down|
|Should be able to run 1000 metres in 4 minutes and 15 seconds in 1 chance||Should be able to run 1000 metres in 5 minutes and 40 seconds in 1 chance|
RRB Group D Exam Pattern for Stage 3 – Document Verification (DV) and Empanelling of Candidates
On the basis of the performance of candidates in the CBT, candidates will be called for document verification.
Note: Shortlisted candidates need to produce a NOC from the employer on the date of his/her DV failing which their candidature would be canceled. Signatures of the candidates on all the documents should be identical, either in English or Hindi.
RRB Group D Preparation Books:
Check section wise recommended books to prepare for Railway RRB Group D posts.
(1) Indian Railways Group ‘D’ Recruitment Exam Guide: RPH Editorial Board, Publisher: Ramesh Publishing House
(2) Arithmetic Ability – R.S Aggarwal
(3)English Grammar – Wren & Martin
(4) Verbal & Non-Verbal Book – R.S Aggarwal
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