RRB NTPC Exam 2020: Railway Recruitment Boards on Friday, February 12 conduct NTPC Phase 3 computer-based examination following the social-distancing. Board conducts much-awaited CEN 01/2019 Computer-based test for phase 1 of NTPC Graduate & Undergraduate posts. The examination is held at centres across the country in two shifts (Morning and Afternoon session) for the first time. It is said that provisional and final Answer key would be available as the NTPC CBT 1 exam is over.
The exam is proposed to be held maintaining social-distancing in order to ensure adherence to all the Covid-19 guidelines for approximately 25 lakh applicants. The CBT 1 exam for Phase 3 is scheduled to be held from 31 January 2021 to 12 February 2021 in various cities all over the country. Candidates appearing for the RRB NTPC 12 February exam have a look at the paper analysis of Shift 1 and 2 being facilitated with the help of experts.
We spoke to the candidates from the city to know their opinions. "The first shift Exam was moderate in level. Questions that were asked from the Reasoning section were difficult in comparison to GK and Mathematics", a student said after the examination is over.
The NTPC recruitment exam is being conducted by RRB to fill 35,208 vacant posts. RRB NTPC first stage examination that will be conducted in the computer-based test (CBT) mode. The examination will be held in designated test centres. Reporting to candidates began at 7:30 AM for shift 1, gates were closed at 8:15 AM following the Shift 1 examination that lasted at 12:00 Noon.
As far as, exam solution and official Answer key of NTPC exam are concerned. Being a nodal agency RRB Chennai would display official Answer key, Response sheet, and Question paper at 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 NTPC 12 February 1st Shift paper Analysis & Exam review:
Quantitative Aptitude: Questions in Multiple Choice format are proposed to be asked from SI/ CI, Mensuration, Ratio & Proportion, Height & Distance, Profit/Loss, Geometry, Number System, Simplification, Time and Work, Easy-Moderate, Statistics, Time, Speed and Distance, Average, and Data Interpretation (Tabular).
Reasoning: Questions are proposed from Coding-Decoding, Sentence arrangement, Venn Diagram, Puzzle (Linear), Blood Relation, Statement & Assumptions, Statement & Conclusion, Syllogism, Analogy, Mathematical Operations, and Odd one out.
Current Affairs: Questions from Current Events of National and International Importance, Games and Sports, Art and Culture of India, Indian Literature, Monuments and Places of India, General Science, Life Science, General Science and Life Science, History of India and Freedom Struggle, Physical, Social and Economic Geography of India and World, Indian Polity and Governance, political system
General Scientific and Technological Developments including Space and Nuclear Program of India, UN and World Organizations, Basics of Computers and Computer Applications, Common Abbreviations, Indian Economy, Famous Personalities of India and World, Flagship Government schemes, Flora and Fauna of India, Important Government.
RRB NTPC Questions asked in 12 February 1st Shift:
Q- Asian Development Bank was founded on- 19 Dec 1966
Q- ILO (International Labour Organization) founded on - 1919
Q- In absence of President and Vice-President who will take-on work- Chief Justice of India
Q- Ujjwala Scheme was launched in- 2016
Q- ICC World Cup of 2019 was held in- England & Wales
Q- Padma Vibhushna of 2019 in Art & Culture was awarded- Teejan Bai
Mathematics Analysis: Shift 1 & 2- Video Credit- WifiStudy
Shift 1 Exam Asked Questions:
Questions asked in the Second shift exam: Paper Analysis
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Experts' review: Review of Computer-based exam for 1st and 2nd would be facilitated after each shift of examination gets over. RRB NTPC Answer key (provisional/ final) for reference of candidates will also be facilitated here. Candidates are asked to share their views/ queries right here.