RRB / RRC Group D Syllabus 2019 & Sample Questions

The Railways Recruitment Board (RRB) has released the recruitment notification for Group D posts announcing a whopping 1,03,769 vacancies. This is a great opportunity for all those who are aspiring to work in the Indian Railways. Preparation of any exam would start first with knowing its pattern & syllabus. To help you do that, here, we bring to you the detailed structure and RRC Group D Syllabus 2019 along with sample questions. Read along to check the details:

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Railways RRC / RRB Group D Exam Pattern 2019

Name of the Section Number of Questions Marks Allotted Time Duration
General Science 25 25 90 Minutes
Mathematics 25 25
General Intelligence and Reasoning 30 30
General Awareness
and Current Affairs
20 20
Total 100 100

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Railways RRB / RRC Group D Syllabus 2019

General Science

The syllabus under this covers Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences of 10 standard level.

Sample Questions:

Q1. The SI unit of ‘Force’ is
(A) Joule
(B) Dyne
(C) Newton
(D) None of the above

Q2. Free surface of a liquid behaves like a sheet and tends to contract to the smallest possible area due to the:
(A) Force of adhesion
(C) Centrifugal force
(B) Force of friction
(D) Force of cohesion

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Decimals, number systems, LCM, HCF, BODMAS, fractions, Ratio and Proportion, Speed, Time and Distance, Mensuration, Simple and Compound Interest, Percentages, Time and Work, Geometry, Profit and Loss, Trigonometry, Elementary Statistics, Algebra, Age Calculations, Pipes and Cistern, Square Root and Calendar and Clock, Simplification and Approximation etc.

Sample Questions:

Q1. A boatman goes 2 km against the current of the stream in 1 hour and goes 1 km along the current in 10 minutes. How long will it take to go 5 km. in stationary water?

(A) 40 mins (B) 1 hour (C) 1 hour 15 mins (D) 1 hour 30 1mins

Q2. Find the number which is as much greater than 84 as it is less than 108:

(A) 92 (B) 94 (C) 96 (D) 98

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General Intelligence and Reasoning

Alphabetical and Number Series, Mathematical Operations, Analogies, Coding and Decoding, Syllogism, Venn Diagram, Relationships, Jumbling, Similarities and Differences, Classifications, Conclusions and Decision making, Analytical reasoning, Directions, and Statement- Arguments and Assumptions etc.

Sample Questions:

Q1. If ‘Driver’ = 12
  ‘Pedestrian’ = 20.
  ‘Accident’    = 16
  Then ‘Car’    = ?

(A) 3 (B) 6 (C) 9

Q2. MATHEMATICS is related to NUMBERS in the same way HISTORY is related to:





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General Awareness and Current Affairs

Sports, Personalities, Politics, Science and Technology, Culture, Personalities, Politics and other topics of relevance and importance.

Sample Questions:

Q1. The market regulations in India were introduced by:

(A) · Balban (B) Sher Shah Suri (C) Akbar (D) Allauddin Khilji

Q2. Rani Rudrama Devi belonged to which dynasty :

(A) Satvahanas (B) Chalukyas (C) Kakatiya (D) None of the above

Q3. McAfee is a:

(A) Programming Language

(B) Output Device

(C) Anti-virus Software

(D) Computer Device

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That’s all for RRC Group D Syllabus 2019. Hope it helps.

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