# IBPS RRB OFFICER SCALE I PRELIMS EXAM 2017 SLOT 3 REVIEW, ANALYSIS AND QUESTIONS ASKED IN EXAM

# IBPS RRB OFFICER SCALE I PRELIMS EXAM 2017 SLOT 3 REVIEW, ANALYSIS AND QUESTIONS ASKED IN EXAM

Dear Banking Aspirant,

IBPS RRB Prelims 2017 Examination is slotted to held on September 9, 2017. IBPS RRB Scale I Prelims Examination consists of Aptitude and reasoning for 80 marks which need to be completed in 45 minutes. We wish everyone personally to provide your best in the examination.

The First and the Second slot are over and you would have got an idea about the questions asked and the patterns asked and the level of difficulty of the questions and the time frame to attend each question and the questions which are to be attended in the order.

Overall both the slots were easier and the candidates found the questions to be in the easier to moderate range and only the puzzles were in the difficulty level and that too only one set, so the candidates can expect the cutoff to be above the expectations , so be confident and keep an eye on the other slots too because the cutoff marks will be a normalized one , So be a vigilante and check the other updates too.

**NUMBER SERIES QUESTIONS ASKED IN IBPS RRB Scale I Officer Prelims 2017 3rd Slot**

**Q.1) 2,8,28,54,53, ?**

**Q.2) 167, 164,159,150, ? , 100**

The difference is,

3,5,9,17,33

The pattern is,

3×2-1=5

5×2-1= 9

9×2-1= 17

17×2-1= 33

Hence, 133 is the missing number.

**Q.3)17, 31, 15, 33, 13 , ?**

Alternate difference is 2

Hence, 35 is the missing number

**Q.4) 973, 325 , 109 , 37 , 13 , ?**

The pattern is,

5×3-2= 13

13×3-2= 37

37×3-2= 109

109×3-2= 325

325×3-2= 973

Hence, 5 is the missing number.

Q.5) 0.5 , 2, 8,35, ? , 1079

The pattern is,

0.5×2+1=2,

2×3+2=8,

8×4+3=35,

35×5+4=179,

179×6+5=1079.

Hence, 179 is the missing number.

**D.6-10) Study the following information and answer the following questions.**

The following table shows details about the book ‘ABC’ sold by six different stores.

Total book sold=650

Q.6) If total number of ‘EFG’ book sold is 20% less than the total number of ‘ABC’ book sold and the ratio of male and female buyer is 6: 7, find the number of male buyer?

a) 120

b) 235

c) 220

d) 240

e) 260

Q.7) What is the central angle for Q?

a) 92.3

b) 96.3

c) 93.6

d) 92.6

e) None of these

Q.8) What is the ratio of the total book sold by P and Q together to the total book sold by T and U together?

a) 2:3

b) 1: 1

c) 4:5

d) 3:4

e) 1:2

Q.9) What is the difference between the number of books sold by R and number of books sold by P?

a) 145

b) 120

c) 150

d) 135

e) 130

Q.10) Number of books sold by P is what percentage of number of books sold by T?

a) 50%

b) 100%

c) 150%

d) 200%

e) 80%

**D.11-15) Study the following information and answer the following questions.**

The following line graph shows the number of students (male + female) attended class on six different days.

Q.11) What is the ratio of number of male students attended class on Tuesday and Friday together to number of female students attended class on the same days?

a) 3:4

b) 9:7

c) 6:7

d) 5:7

e) None of these

Q.12) Total number of students attended class on Saturday is 20% more than Friday , find the total number of students attended class on Saturday?

a) 500

b) 640

c) 720

d) 560

e) None of these

Q.13) Number of male students attended class on Monday and Sunday together is approximately what percentage of number of female students attended class on Tuesday and Wednesday together?

a) 123%

b) 112%

c) 108%

d) 111%

e) None of these

**REASONING QUESTIONS ASKED IN IBPS RRB Scale I Officer Prelims 2017 3rd Slot:**

**D.1-5)** Eight persons P, R, S, T, U, V, W and Z are sitting in a circle and some of them facing inside and some of them are facing outside of the circle but not necessarily in the same order.

S sits third to the left of U. Only one person sits between U and V who is not a neighbour of S. W sits second to the right of V. Z sits third to the right of U. R sits second to the right of T but not a neighbour of V. S and R are facing opposite direction as that of T. Immediate neighbours of V facing same direction. W and P are facing same direction as Z. V faces inside.

**D.6-10) **Seven persons A, B, C, D, E, F and G are born in seven different months viz. January, March, May, July, August, October and December but not in same order.

Only four members are born between A and D. A born before D. C is not born on March. Two persons born between C and E. C born before E.** **G born on one of the months after July but before September. F is not born before C.

**D.11-15) **Eight boxes D, E, G, H, I, J, M and N are placed in eight different racks but not in same order.

Four boxes are there between G and E. N is placed immediately below J and one box is there between J and M. As many persons between H and M is there between N and I. Only two boxes are there between H and I. H is placed above I and G but not on topmost rack.

**IBPS RRB Scale I Prelims 2017 Exam Analysis**

**Exam Pattern**

Sr. No. | Name of Tests | No. of Questions | Maximum Marks | Duration |

2 | Numerical Ability | 40 | 40 | Composite time of 45 Minutes |

3 | Reasoning Ability | 40 | 40 | |

Total | 80 | 80 |

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**Quantitative Aptitude review of IBPS RRB Scale I Prelims slot 3(40 Questions – 40 Marks)**

**Best Attempt – 30-35**

**Good Attempt – 20-25**

Number Series – 5

Approximation – 5

Data Interpretation – 15 (Line Graph , Pie chart – Easier, Table – calculative, Another One -Calculative)

Quadratic Equations – 5

Rest Miscellaneous Questions – 10

**Logical Reasoning review of IBPS RRB Scale I Prelims slot 3(40 Questions – 40 Marks)**

No New pattern questions were asked. You can easily attempt 30 marks in section.

**Best Attempt – 35**

**Good Attempt – 28**

Seating arrangement -20 ( 1-Circle facing inside and outside 8, 8 different months, 8 members arrangement , Linear)

Syllogism -5

MOT -5

Coding Decoding -5 (Old pattern)

Misc -5

## Overall Expected Cutoff – To Be Updated

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**IBPS RRB SCALE I OFFICER PRELIMS CUTOFF MARKS **

The individual cutoff marks for the quantitative and the reasoning section in the Scale I officer prelims exam. Note that the overall cutoff marks differ from the addition of these two sections.

CATEGORY | MAXIMUM MARKS | GENERAL | OBC | SC |

REASONING | 40 | 15.00 | 10.75 | 10.75 |

QUANTITATIVE | 40 | 12.25 | 8.50 | 8.50 |

## 1 comment

series 1..

2*8-8=8

8*4-4=28

28*2-2=54

54*1-1=53

53*0.5-0.5=26