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Last Minute Tips for IBPS RRB PO | IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims 2018

IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims 2018

The IBPS RRB Officer Scale I prelims exam is just few days away. IBPS RRB PO prelims is scheduled to be held on 11th, 12th and 18th Aug 2018. With just few days from the exam, we bring to you tips for IBPS RRB PO for the last few days, toppers’ tips along with toppers’ time strategy.

The IBPS RRB PO prelims exam includes two sections – Reasoning and Numerical Ability. Both the sections will have 40 questions of 40 marks with 45 minutes of composite time duration.

Last Minute Section-Wise Tips for IBPS RRB PO

Reasoning Section

There will be 40 questions of 40 marks.

The reasoning section can be lengthy and time consuming. Therefore, practice as many tests you can from logical and analytical reasoning, blood relations, syllogisms, circular seating arrangement, linear seating arrangement, coded inequalities etc. Also, make it a thumb rule to not waste too much time on one question.

Quantitative Aptitude

There will be 40 questions of 40 marks.

The numerical ability section will test you speed and accuracy both. Practice questions from percentage, average, simple interest and profit and loss as many you can in these last few days. Go through you Quant formulae notes; this is the best time to revise those notes.

Topper’s Tips for IBPS RRB PO

Chirag Gera (Cleared IBPS RRB Officer Scale I)

  • Practice 100s of Puzzles
  • Focus on scoring topics like puzzles/arrangement
  • Solve different types of questions
  • Attempt multiple mock tests

Read more toppers’ strategies for IBPS RRB PO.

Toppers’ Time Strategy for IBPS RRB PO

Use the below time strategy as a guide. If you already have a strategy that works well for you, stick to it. If you don’t, adopt this one and see your performance in IBPS RRB Mock Tests. Analyze your performance and based on your knowledge of your weak and strong areas tweak the time that you spend on each section.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims – Toppers Time Strategy
Section Questions Marks Time Toppers’ Time Strategy
Reasoning 40 40 45 minutes 21 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 40 40 24 minutes

Also, read exam attempt strategy from the toppers.

Last Minute Tips for IBPS RRB PO

Night Before the Exam

  • Eat right
  • Take adequate rest
  • Stay confident

During the Exam

  • Read the instructions carefully
  • Leave no question unread
  • Don’t get stuck on a question
  • Avoid guesswork

Exam Checklist

  • Call letter with recent passport size photograph affixed thereon
  • Photo identity proof (Original + Photocopy)
  • Ball Point Pen
  • Reach the centre in advance

All the Best!


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