RRB NTPC Syllabus 2019: CBT-I & CBT-II

Arithmetic Ability

This section will include questions from Quantitative Aptitude and Data Interpretation.

  • Data Interpretation (Bar Graphs, Pie Charts, Line Graphs, tables etc.)
  • Time & Work
  • Time & Distance (Boats & Streams, Trains etc.)
  • Pipe & Cistern
  • Profit & Loss
  • Margins & Discounts
  • Simplification
  • Speed Calculation
  • Averages
  • Problems on Age
  • Linear/ Quadratic Equations
  • Simple/ Compound Interest
  • Area & Volume

Reasoning & General Intelligence

  • Analogy
  • Equality/Inequality
  • Classification of the Odd pair
  • Syllogism
  • Alphanumeric Series
  • Decision Making
  • Blood Relation
  • Direction Sense
  • Visual Reasoning (Pattern Detection, Hidden Images, Embedded Images, Mirror Images, Figure Matrix etc.)
  • Statement Argument
  • Statement Conclusion
  • Statement Interference
  • Problem Solving
  • Eligibility Test
  • Verbal & Visual Analysis
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Sitting /Circular Arrangements
  • Puzzles/Complex Arrangement

General Awareness

  • Indian Economy
  • Indian History
  • Indian Geography
  • Indian Railways (Facts & Figures, History)
  • Indian Polity
  • Indian Culture & Heritage
  • Current Affairs  (National, International. Organizations, Person in News, Deaths & Demises, Awards, Science & Technology, Sports, Government Policies etc.)
  • Static Affairs  (National, International, Organizations, Awards & Honours, Science & Technology, Yearbook, Days, Dates etc.)

General Science

In this Section, basic concepts will be asked, try to refer to old NCERT books for preparation.

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Environmental Studies