How to score 40/40 in Reasoning in RRB PO Prelims

By | June 12, 2022

How to score 40/40 in Reasoning in RRB PO Prelims. Reasoning is one of the most important and easy section in RRB PO Prelims exam. The prelims selection is easy if we score 40/40 in in Reasoning in RRB PO Prelims. The IBPS RRB PO exam is conducted by Institute of Banking Personnel Selection to recruit candidates at officer post in various regional banks of the country every year. The IBPS RRB PO exam will be conducted in three phases: Preliminary, Mains and Interview.

how to score 40/40 in reasoning in rrb po prelims
how to score 40/40 in reasoning in rrb po prelims

How to score 40/40 in Reasoning in RRB PO Prelims.

The exam pattern is as follows

Preliminary exam:

SectionNo. of questionsMax MarksDuration
Reasoning Ability4040
Quantitative Aptitude4040Composite time of 45 minutes
Total8080

Mains exam:

SectionNo. of questionsMax MarksDuration
Reasoning Ability4050Composite time of 2 hours
Quantitative Aptitude4050
General Awareness4040
English4040
Computer knowledge4020
Total200200

RRB PO reasoning prelims exam analysis as per previous year exams

TopicsNo. of questions
Puzzles20
Direction test3
Blood relations3
Syllogism3
Inequalities3
Coding Decoding3
Alpha Numeric3
Miscellaneous2

How to score 40/40 in Reasoning in RRB PO Prelims.

Inorder to score 40/40 in RRB PO reasoning in 20 minutes, speed and accuracy are important. Practice mock tests and sectional tests from oliveboard so that the level of exam in oliveboard is almost similar or higher than actual exam.

Puzzles section : Puzzles section consists of 5 puzzles of which two are medium and remaining three are of easy type. Each puzzle should be solved in 2 to 3 minutes. While solving puzzles read two to three lines at a time so that the puzzle can be solved in less diagrams and it takes less time too. Practice as many puzzles as possible so that all types of tricky version can be predictable in exam and it will be easier if you occurred the same type of pattern while practicing. First solve easy puzzle and later move onto medium range puzzles. The puzzles questions must be solved in 10-12 minutes.

Blood relations: Blood relations can be solved easily and the questions are of normal level in prelims exam. Study the blood relations chart before exam and practice more questions from previous year question paper and try to attempt sectional mock tests. Blood questions must be solved in less than 2 minutes.

Direction test: Direction test questions also can be solved easily but make sure the diagram is clear so that the logic asked in the question can be traced easily. Practice more questions from previous year question paper and try to attempt sectional mock tests. Direction test must be solved in less than 2 minutes.

Syllogisms: Syllogisms asked in PO exam are of tricky ones compared to clerk exams. Practice questions of type only few and only type from the mock tests. Syllogisms must be solved in less than 2 minutes.

All the remaining questions from alpha numeric series, coding decoding, inequalities and miscellaneous must be solved in less than 5 minutes. Practice as many tests as possible to improve speed and accuracy.

How to score 40/40 in Reasoning in RRB PO Prelims.

Practice more tests and improve speed and accuracy.

Sleep well before exam. Be positive in exam and try to think in a logical manner while solving puzzles. Don’t practice in exam. Practice in mock tests and execute on exam day.

All the best…