# Questions Asked in IBPS RRB PO Prelims 2020: All Shifts| Check Here the Details

Questions Asked in IBPS RRB PO Prelims 2020: This is the article that gives you the most important information regarding the questions asked in the IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims 2020 exams conducted on 12th September 2020. Our experts have got a live review from the examiners and given for you here. Our team has provided you the service for the aspirants to get good marks in their exams. Candidates who are going to attend the upcoming IBPS RRB PO shifts shall go through this article fully and know what type of questions and what are the possibilities available to ask the questions in upcoming shifts. Let’s have a look at this that is given below for your reference

## Questions Asked in IBPS RRB PO Prelims 2020: 13 Sep 2020

### Questions asked in SHIFT 1 (13 Sep):-

#### Reasoning

• Uncertain row (north facing) Ans-19(easy-moderate)
• Box puzzle(10)(easy)
• Floor Based 2 flats(easy)
• Linear Based puzzle (north and south)(easy-moderate)
• Blood Relation – 3 Questions(easy)
• Chinese coding – 5 Qs(easy)
• Inequalities – 5 Qs(easy)
• AGM / DGM category 2 variable
• Forward Backward Alphabet Pair-‘SECURITY’
• Miscellaneous Questions-odd +1 even -1, number of repeated Questions

Arithmetic word problems included Percentage, Age Questions, SI, CI, Speed and Distance, Boat and Stream, Time and Work.

Numerical Ability

• Arithmetic – 14 Qs(easy-moderate)
• 5 Wrong Number Series(easy-moderate)
• Data Sufficiency (Arithmetic based)Â  – 5Qs(easy-moderate)
• Table based DI- 5 Questions (% of boys and girls)(easy)
• Double Line graph (5 days, number of apple and banana) – 5 Questions(easy)
• Caselet DI(easy-moderate)

• xÂ²+13x+40=0, yÂ²+7y+10=0
• xÂ²-20x+91=0, yÂ²+16y+68=0
• 4xÂ²-8x-1=0,Â  2yÂ²-7y+10=0
• xÂ²+3x-28=0, 8yÂ²-y-9=0

WRONG NUMBER SERIES (SAME PATTERN QUESTIONS WERE SEEN)

1. 19Â  20Â  45 129 520 2605
2. Â 8 8 40 360 4675 79560
3. 12 26 44 64 84 107
4. 125 63 64 130 524 4200 67214
5. 325 362 401 442 484 530.

### Reasoning Questions:

For 12th September 1st Shift, the reasoning section consists of 10 puzzle questions and 5 seating arrangement questions. Coding-Decoding & In-Equality questions come around 5 nos each, Direction sense is about 3, and the remaining 7 questions come under the miscellaneous. The details are given below.

• Box based puzzle
• Square Based Puzzle (8 people, 4 corner â€“ outside & 4 middle â€“ inside)
• Random arrangement based puzzled, the salary of 6 persons were given
• Floor Based Puzzle (8 Floor, 8 People)
• Parallel Seating Arrangement (5 each side, North-South)
• Uncertain Number of People

#### Coding Decoding

PRODUCE-Â  VOWEL= +1Â  CONSONANT = -1 Â  QUESTION LIKE TELL THE 3RD LETTER FROM THE RIGHT.

### Quantitative Aptitude Questions:

The Quantitative Aptitude Section consists of Data Interpretation(Pie Chart & Table) (12 questions), Quantity 1 & 2 ( 05 questions), Arithmetic Problems(13 questions), Quadratic (05 questions) and Missing Number Series(05 questions). For your reference here we have given the missing number series questions.

Missing Number Series:

 S.No Questions Answers 1 3.5Â  Â  2.5 Â  3 Â  6Â  20 Â  __Â 95 2 80Â  Â  66 Â  85 Â  71 Â  90Â  __ Â 76 3 163Â  __ 43 Â  23 Â  13 Â  8 83 4 150Â  148Â  143Â  133Â  116Â  __ 90 5 1.5Â  3Â  12Â  72Â  _ Â 576

 S.No Questions Answers 1 x2+9x+20=0Â  Â  Â  8y2-15y+7=0 y>x 2 x2-11x+13=0Â  Â  Â  Â  Â  Â  Â  y2+12y+36=0 x>y 3 x2+13x+40=0Â  Â  Â  Â  Â  Â  Â  y2+7y+10=0 x<=y 4 x2-20x+91=0 Â  Â  Â  y2+16y+63 = 0 x>y 5 x2-x-12=0Â  Â  Â  Â  Â  Â  Â  Â  Â  y2+5y+6=0 x=>y

#### Arithmetic Problems:

1. A person travels 124 km at an average speed of 77 km/hr. If he travels 60 km at the speed of 75 km/hr, then at what speed does he cover the rest of the distance?

Ans- 80

2. A and b together can complete the work in 6 days and A alone can work in 9 days. In how many days can B complete the â…œ work?

### IBPS RRB PO Prelims Questions – Shift 2 (12th September)

#### Arithmetic

1) Quantity 1

Sum = ?

Time = 2 years

Rate = 12% S.I.

If the Simple Interest is = 1200, then find Principle=?

2) Quantity 1

SP= 450

Profit % = 20%

Find Principle =?

Quantity 2

SP= 84

Profit%= 20%

Find CP =?

#### Number Series (missing)

1. 1000, 100, 20, __, 8, 6.4,Â  10.24(ans) Â  Â  Â  Logic:- Â  Â  /10, /5, /2.5, /1.25, /0.025
2. 2, 6, 33, 49, 174,Â  210(ans)Â Logic:- difference of 4, 27, 16, 125, 36 (Square-cube alternate)
3. 14, 8, 9, 14.5, 30,Â  76
4. 77, 85, 69, 101, 37,Â  165 Â  Logic:- +8, -16,Â  +32, -64, +128
5. 20, 29, 54, 103, 184, 305Â

APPROXIMATION

1)Â  Â  Â  24.002 * 14.005 â€“ 7.995 * 5.964=x

2)Â  Â  Â  257.12+ 187.99x = 49.982 +30.99

3)Â  Â  Â  15.332 â€“ 12.942 + 22.062 -35.65= x

4)Â  Â  âˆš784.01 * 7.142 + 351.99 * 24.98%

#### Reasoning Questions:

For 12th September 2nd Shift, the reasoning section consists of 3 puzzles & 1 seating arrangement problems with a set of 5 questions each. There were 5 questions each of In-Equality, Syllogism & Coding-Decoding. Direction sense is about 3, and the remaining 2 questions come under the miscellaneous. The details are given below.

questions and other details to be updated soon.

## IBPS RRB PO Shift 3

### Overview

#### ReasoningÂ

• Uncertain 10 floors
• Rectangle in/out – 8 persons
• Year based puzzle with 3 variables and 7 years – 5 Qs
• Blood Relation – 3 generations, 8 family members – 3 Qs
• Chinese coding – 5 Qs
• Inequalities – 5 Qs
• Syllogism – 5 Qs

#### Quants

• Arithmetic – 15 Qs
• Approximation – 5Qs
• Data Sufficiency (Arithmetic based)Â  – 5Qs
• Missing no series – 5Qs
• Table based DI ( 2 colleges, 3 classes (A, B, C), total people, Ratio of teachers and Students
• Double line graph

### Quant questions

1. A invests 18000, B invests 12000 from start, C joins after 2 months. Total profit = 85000 after one year, Câ€™s share 35500. Find the investment by C?
2. Equal amount is two schemes, 1st 14% for 3 years, 2nd 12% for 2 years, and interest difference 684.
3. A is 3 times more efficient than B, first A work for 8 days and then B works for 3 days. 50% of work is completed, then find the time taken by B to complete the work?
4. 7 red balls and 9 green balls, one ball is drawn at random. find the probability that it is not green?Â

## IBPS RRB PO Shift 4

QUANTS

1)Â  A and b together can complete the work in 6 days and A alone can work in 9 days. In how many days can B complete the â…œ work?Â  Â  Ans- 27/4

2) Two pipes A and B can fill a tank in 24 mins and 36 minutes. Another pipe C can empty the filled tank in 18 mins. All three pipes A, B, CÂ  are alternately open for 1 min each in an empty tank such that pipe A is open first then pipe B and then C. In what time will the tank be filled?Â  Â  Â  Â  Â  Ans- 203 mins

3) DATA INTERPRETATION

 SPORTS CLUB TOTAL NO. OF MEMBERS % OF MEMBERS PARTICIPATED A 4000 65% B 9000 20% C 4800 25% D 5000 30% E 6000 35% F 6750 40%

QUESTIONS BASED ON THE DI – If the 30% of the members participated in the event from the sports club B played badminton and the rest played hockey, cricket, and football in the ratio 2:4:3, then the number of members, who played football is

A.380Â  Â  Â  Â  B.420Â  Â  C.460 Â  D.480 Â  E.500Â

REASONING

A certain number of people are sitting in the row facing the north direction. Four people sit between P & Q. S sits 2nd to the left of Q. a number of persons sit betweenÂ  Q &S is same as between R & Q. six persons sit between R and V. V sits 3rd from one extreme. S sits to the left of V. Only one person sits between T&W, who sits 2nd to the left of V. There are as many people sitting to the right of V as sitting to the left of P.

QUESTIONS BASED ON THE PUZZLE- what is the position of Q with respect to P?Â

What is the maximum number of people sitting in the row? etc

## IBPS RRB PO Shift 5 Analysis (Moderate Paper)

### Reasoning

• Two variable Circular Seating Arrangement 7 people facing inward (with age calculation) – 5 Qs
• Year based puzzleÂ  – 5 Qs
• Uncertain people Row-based puzzle (Ans 18 people) – 5Qs
• Two parallel rows with 6 people in each row – 5 Qs
• Blood Relation –Â  3-4 Qs
• Direction (two people coming from different directions meeting at a point) – 3Qs
• The pairing of words – 1 Qs
• Meaning word – 1 QsÂ
• Weight comparison order based with 6 people – 3Qs
• Syllogism (Only a few based) – 5 Qs

Quant (Calculative)

• Table based DI – 5/6 Qs
• Pie chart DI – 5/6 Qs
• 2 Caselet DI (Ratio Based) – 5/6 Qs
• Inequalities – 5Qs
• Missing and Wrong no Series (Difference/square/multiple based) – 6/7 Qs
• Arithmetic (profit loss, pipes and cisterns, Time and Work,Â  Probability ball based) – 13/14 Qs
• No Simplification and Approximation

### IBPS RRB PO Prelims 2020: Shift 1 (13-09-2020)

#### Reasoning

• Uncertain row (north facing) Ans-19
• Box puzzle(10)
• Floor Based 2 flats
• Linear Based puzzle (north and south)
• Blood Relation – 3 Questions
• Chinese coding – 5 Qs
• Inequalities – 5 Qs
• AGM / DGM category 2 variable
• Forward-Backward Alphabet Pair
• Order and Sequence
• Miscellaneous Questions-odd +1 even -1, number of repeated Questions

Numerical Ability

• Arithmetic – 14 Qs
• 5 Wrong Number Series
• Data Sufficiency (Arithmetic based)Â  – 5Qs
• Table based DI- 5 Questions (% of boys and girls)
• Double Line graph (5 days, number of apple and banana) – 5 Questions
• Caselet DI

## Shift-2 Analysis (Moderate Paper)

Reasoning

• Uncertain row (north facing) (easy-moderate)
• Floor Based 2 flats(10 people)(easy)
• Linear Based puzzle (north and south)(easy-moderate)
• Category Puzzle-8 person(3 cities)
• Blood Relation – 3 Questions(easy)
• Direction and Distance-4 Questions
• Syllogism – 5 Qs(easy)
• 12 people parallel row(easy)
• Forward-Backward Alphabet Pair-‘IMPARITY’
• Miscellaneous Questions-odd +1 even -1, number of repeated Questions

Numerical Ability

• 5 Approximation(easy)
• Arithmetic – 14 Qs(easy-moderate
• 6 Missing Number Series(easy-moderate)
• Table based DI- 5 Questions (Ratio Based)(easy-moderate)
• Bar Graph(Number of Students)
• Caselet DI(Profit Loss DI)(easy-moderate)

Arithmetic word problems included Percentage, Age Questions, SI, CI, Speed and Distance, Time, and Work.

## Shift-3 Analysis (Moderate Paper) OVERVIEW

Reasoning

• Uncertain linear row (north facing) (easy-moderate)
• Floor Based Puzzle (10 people)(easy)
• Linear Based puzzle (north facing)(easy-moderate)
• Circular seating arrangement-9 person(easy)
• Box based puzzle(easy-moderate)
• Letter Coding/Decoding(easy)
• Direction and Distance-3 Questions(easy)
• Inequality-5 Questions(easy)
• Syllogism -5 Qs-only and only & few(easy)
• Forward-Backward Alphabet Pair
• Miscellaneous Questions-odd +1 even -1, number of repeated Questions

Numerical Ability

• Approximation(easy)-5 Questions
• Arithmetic(easy-moderate)-10 Questions
• Missing Number Series(easy)-5 Questions
• Pie Chart DI- 5 Questions (Ratio Based)(easy-moderate)
• Bar Graph(Number of Students)-5 Questions
• Caselet DI(easy-moderate)-5 Questions

Arithmetic word problems included Questions from Percentage, Age Questions, Profit & Loss, Ratio, SI, CI, Speed and Distance, Time and Work.

## Shift-4 Analysis (Easy-Moderate Paper) OVERVIEW

Reasoning

• Uncertain linear row (north facing) (easy-moderate)
• Date and Month(10 people)(Easy-Moderate)
• Linear Based puzzle (north facing)(easy-moderate)
• Circular seating arrangement(inside-outside)-9 person(easy)
• Box based puzzle(easy-moderate)
• Coding/Decoding(easy)
• Blood Relation Question(easy)
• Syllogism-5 Qs-only and only & few(easy)
• Forward Backward Alphabet Pair
• Miscellaneous Questions-odd +1 even -1, number of repeated Numbers

Numerical Ability

• Approximation(easy)-5 Questions
• Arithmetic(easy-moderate)-14 Questions
• Wrong Number Series(easy)-5 Questions
• Pie Chart DI- 5 Questions(easy-moderate)
• Line Graph-5 Questions
• Caselet DI(easy-moderate)-5 Questions

Arithmetic word problems included Questions from Partnership, Age Questions, Profit & Loss, Ratio, SI, CI, Speed and Distance, Time, and Work.

## Shift-5 Analysis (Easy-Moderate Paper) OVERVIEW

Reasoning

• Month and 2 Date-10 persons(Easy-Moderate)
• Comparison Based puzzle(Easy-Moderate)
• Category based puzzle (easy-moderate)
• Rectangular seating arrangement(inside-outside)-(easy)
• Inequality (easy)
• Blood Relation Question(easy)
• Syllogism-5 Qs-only and only & few(easy)
• How many meaning full words can be formed?
• Miscellaneous Questions-odd +1 even -1, number of repeated Numbers

Numerical Ability

• Approximation(easy)-5 Questions
• Arithmetic(easy-moderate)-15 Questions
• Wrong Number Series(easy)-5 Questions