RRB NTPC Answer Key 2021: 16 January (Phase 2) 1st Shift Paper Analysis, Review and difficulty level

RRBs conduct the NTPC Phase 2 computer-based examination on 16 January in the first shift, the Morning session. After the examination, an analysis of the January 16th, 1st shift examination along with the asked questions are provided.

By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Jan 16, 2021 13:31 IST
RRB NTPC Answer Key 2021: 16 January (Phase 2) 1st Shift Paper Analysis, Review and difficulty level
RRB NTPC Phase 2 Analysis- Representational Image

RRB NTPC Answer Key 2021: Railways Recruitment Boards organise January 16 (Phase-2) 1st Shift examination at the allotted exam centers. On Saturday, RRBs began the examination for Non-Technical Popular Categories posts for Phase 2. The examination is conducted following the social-distancing and other Covid guidelines, at allotted centers across the country. After the examination is over a review of the 16th January question paper along with asked questions in the Morning shift is hereby facilitated.

Participating RRBs conduct the NTPC Stage 1 exam at the designated centres across the country. An analysis of the questions provided by the students of 16th January first and second shift examination analysis is hereby shared.

Official Answer key of NPTC Phase 1 exam is expected to be released after the examination is over. After the NTPC Computer Based examination is over, RRBs are expected to display provisional and final Answer key with response sheets and intimation regarding challenges. The first session examination on Saturday is conducted in the morning session with an aim to shortlist candidates for the CBT 2 examination. After the examination is over, candidates who appeared for the first shift examination (held on 16 January 2021) have briefed on the exam ingredients.

According to a report, the examination on January 16, is conducted following the social-distancing and other safety guidelines at the centres. As many as 1 lakh candidates were to appear for the shift 1 examination in a contest to the 35,208+73 Graduate and Undergraduate vacancies in participating RRBs. A detailed analysis of 16th January Morning shift paper is as follows-

RRB NTPC 16 January Morning Shift Paper Analysis: As many as 100 multiple-choice based questions are asked in the Computer-based examination, Stage 1. The time duration of 90 minutes or 1 Hour & 30 Minutes, allocated to candidates to answer the 100 Multiple choice based questions. There is a negative marking of 0.33 for every wrong answer marked by a candidate.

Shift 1 Analysis: Overall Paper Analysis- Easy to Moderate level

Quantitative Aptitude: As many as 30 questions in Objective type format were asked from Quantitative Aptitude or Mathematics. The questions from the sections including Number system, Mensuration, Time and Distance, BODMAS, Train-Speed, Data Interpretation, Geometry, Simple and Compound Interest were in multiple numbers, according to report 5 to 6 questions were from Data.

Should Read- RRB NTPC Phase 1 Analysis and Answer key for Morning & Afternoon session

General Awareness: As many as 40 questions were asked from the General Awareness section. Questions from Current affairs, National and International events, followed by static GK, Defence Exercises, International Organizations, Full Form etc. were asked in shift 1 examination.

Reasoning: Questions from Puzzle, Coding-Decoding, Non-Verbal reasoning, Sitting arrangements, Image, Calendar etc are asked in 1st shift Online Computer-based examination.

RRB NTPC Phase 2 Morning Shift Paper Analysis Video Credit- Exampur