RRB NTPC Answer Key 2020: 29 December Shift 1 & 2 Analysis and Paper Review Explained

RRBs conduct Computer based exam for NTPC phase1 for the second consecutive day. Candidates appear for the NTPC Computer Based Test in Shift 1 or 2 have a look at the question paper Analysis. Official Answer key will be available after exam gets over.

By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Dec 29, 2020 16:44 IST
RRB NTPC Answer Key 2020: 29 December Shift 1 & 2 Analysis and Paper Review Explained
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Railway Recruitment Boards on Tuesday holds Computer-based exam for Non-Technical Popular Categories Graduate and Undergraduate posts. After holding the Computer based examination on 29 December in shift 1, from 09:00 am to 10:30 am candidates to be facilitated here an analysis of paper with experts' review of General Awareness, Mathematics and Reasoning section.

As per the reports, participating Boards organize the NTPC 29 December online exam folloiwng the social-distancing. The candidates were allowed  wearing face mask/ cover inside the examination hall. A proper sanitization was carried out before and between the exam shift, at exam hall. Speaking to the candidates, except for the travel hurdles in early morning almost everything went fine at the examination centres for the morning shift paper.

Spoke to the candidates from the city to know their opinions, a student who takes the examination at centre in Uttar Pradesh says, "The overall paper level is avaerage and students having basic command over the Mathematics could attempt 20 questions easily".

Review of Computer based exam for 1st, 2nd and 3rd shift would be facilitated after the each shift of examination gets over. RRB NTPC answer key would be published in provisional and final mode, depending on objections received from the candidates. For reference of candidates an analysis of shift 1 and 2 is facilitated here. Candidatse are asked to share their views/ quries right here.

The 1st shift examination was held at designated test centres in allotted cities throughout the country. On Tuesday, reporting to candidates began at 7:30 AM for the 1st shift, entry was rescrticted at 8:15 AM. The exam kick-started at 9:00 AM and lasted at 10:30 am with 90 minutes duration.

Should Read- RRB NTPC 28 December Shift 2 (Afternoon) Paper Analysis

RRB NTPC 29 December 2nd Shift Analysis:

  • Difficulty level of GK, Maths & Reasoning: Easy to moderate level

Q- Jim Corbet National Park is in? Uttarakhand

Q- Four questions from Mixture & Allegation (Ratio based)

Q- Diagonal 3 CM, Area- Given, find Paremeter-

Q- 8+5= 1340, 4+6=?

Q- Agricultural Research Centre is in- New Delhi

Q- Cabinet Mission came in India in which year? 1946

Q- Longest road tunnel in India is? Chenani-Nashri tunnel

Q- Full form of GST? Goods and Services Tax

Q- Full form of ASCII? American Standard Code for Information Interchange

Q- Mahatma Gandhi was the chairperson of Indian National Congress in? 1924 Belgaum

NTPC 29 Dec 1st Shift Answer Key:

As far as, exam solution and official Answer key of NTPC exam is concerned. Being a nodal agency RRB Chennai would display official Answer key along with response sheet and question paper at its website www.rrbchennai.gov.in. Candidates will be allowed to raise the challenges/ objections against the provisional key within a stipulated period of 7-10 days. Here is a report from the exam centre as a reference of candidates -

Here is NTPC 28 Dec 1st Shift paper Analysis & Exam review:

General Awareness: (Moderate Level) As many as 40 questions were asked from the section in 1st shift. Current affairs of 2020 followed by static GK, International events and happenings were bit tricky.

Also Read- RRB NTPC CBT-1 28 December 1st Shift Exam Analysis and Paper Review.

Questions asked in Shift 1: 

Q- Formula of Lime Water? Ca(OH)2

Q- Theme of Earth Day 2020? Climate Action

Q- Who is Chief Minister of Kerala at present? Pinarayi Vijayan

Q- GST is what kind of test? Indirect Tax

Q- Largest fresh water lake in the World?- Baikal

Q- Sukreshwar Temple is situation at? Assam

Q- Governor of Telangana State? Tamilisai Soundararajan

Q- Full Form of http? Hypertext Transfer Protocol

Q- Father of Babar- Omar Mirza

Q- Peer Panjal Tunnel is behind the name of? Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Q- Prime Minister of Japan? Yoshihide Suga

Q- Articles for President of India? 52-62

Q- 8,27,64,125,?- 216

Quantitative Aptitude: (Moderate Level)-  30 questions in Objective type format were asked including of more than 3 questions were asked from Number system, Time and Distance, Data Interpretation (Tabular), Geometry and SI/ CI.

Q- 2x+5y= 12, xy= 8, find 8xcube+125ycube?

Reasoning: (Easy Level)- Questions from Puzzle, Coding-Decoding, Non-Verbal reasoning were enriched in 1st shift exam.