IBPS RRB Exam: Tips for the Last Few Days

Friends, many of you will have your RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam 2018 in the next few days. You can fine tune your preparation because we have seen the difficulty level of exam and the kind of questions asked on 18th/19th August 2018. Check the RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis done by Oliveboard Experts. Here, we would provide you the Last Minute Tips for IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam 2018 to go through all the topics for those who are to give this exam in upcoming days.


Let us first have a glance at the exam pattern first.





Reasoning 40 40 45 Minutes
Numerical Ability 40 40

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Last Minute Tips for IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam 2018

Revision Strategy 

Topics you are suppose to cover before the day of exam are as follows:


Numerical Ability

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Inequality + Alphanumeric Series + Coding-Decoding +  Odd one Out + Analogy Number series + Simplification + Approximation + Percentage +  Quadratic Equation +  Mensuration Mock Test 1 + 2
Syllogism + Blood Relation + Distance and Direction Average + Problems on Age + Ratio and Proportion + Mixtures and Alligations Mock Test 3 + 4
Seating Arrangement + Puzzle + Linear, Circular, Floor Based, Box Simple Interest + Compound Interest + Profit & Loss +  Permutation, Combination, Probability Mock Test 5 + 6
Machine Input & Output + Order and Ranking +  Data Sufficiency + Verbal Reasoning Work, Time and Energy + Time and Distance + Problems on Boat, Stream, Train + Pipes and Cistern +  Data Interpretation: Caselet, Bar Graph, Line Graph  Mock Test 7 + 8

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Tips for IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam

General Tips

Watch Exam Analysis: Do watch RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis done by Oliveboard Experts to have an insight into the exam. You would get to know which type of questions you should focus more on.

Take Mock Tests: Attempt IBPS RRB Office Assistant Mock Test daily to improve your score. This would actually keep you ahead of others. Also check Sample Questions of IBPS RRB Office Assistant.

Revise: Do not take it lightly and leave it for the last day. Revise all the concepts, formula, shortcuts and tricks so that you don’t forget them. Highlight important points or make a note of it.

Speed and Accuracy: Speed and accuracy is one aspect which would outshine your performance. Practicing daily would help you in this regard. Try to attempt maximum number of questions with 100% accuracy because in an exam like this, you cannot afford to lose even one-fourth of marks.

Make a Separate Note: Write the formula, shortcuts, tricks, etc. on a separate notebook so that you can quickly go through it before the exam.

Avoid New Topics: Don’t start with any new topic now. Try to revise whatever you have studied till now and get command over it.

Do not waste time on one question: Do not get stuck only on one question and waste your valuable time. Remember that you would get 45 Min. for 80 questions. So, manage you time accordingly. Try to “Mark the Answer for Review” and come back if you manage to get time.

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Read the question properly: Understand what is written in the question. Do no hastily skip the question just by looking at it, especially in Numerical Ability. You might just be able to do it if you read it properly. So, before skipping, read it carefully because sometimes the questions that look difficult, are actually easy to solve, especially Puzzles. 

Eat Right: Take a well-balanced diet. Avoid oily and sugary snacks. Stay well hydrated.

Relax and Rest: Do not let anxiety ruin your preparation. Keep reminding yourself that there is nothing that you cannot achieve. Make sure you don’t deprive yourself of sleep. Taking proper sleep would improve your concentration and help you remember things easily.  

Exam Checklist: Keep your Call letter, recent passport size photograph affixed thereon, Photo identity proof (Original + Photocopy), Ball Point Pen in your bag before the day of exam so that you may not forget any of these in hurry. It is better to reach the Examination Centre in advance than getting late. So, leave early to avoid getting stuck in the traffic.

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Remember that there is no shortcut to success. Hard-work, dedication and perseverance is the key to help you achieve your goals.

This is all from us in this blog. Hope you find it useful.

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