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RBI Assistant 2017 Mains Analysis, Question Paper and Answer Key

Last Updated - December 20, 2017

RBI Assistant Mains Exam was conducted today in a single slot. The main examination is comprised of 200 questions which will be asked from the subjects namely Reasoning, English Language, Numerical Ability, General Awareness, and Computer Knowledge. Check RBI Assistant Mains Cut off 

  • The difficulty of RBI Assistant 2017 was Moderate to Difficult.
  • One RC was based on Japan's National Bank. One of the RC consisted of Synonym/ Antonym while other involved Phrase based questions.
  • Inequality - 5 questions were asked from this topic. Check RBI Assistant Analysis
  • Miscellaneous - Questions were also asked from Direction sense in this topic.
  • Questions of General awareness were comparatively difficult.
  • RBI Assistant 2017 Result will be declared in April 2018 (tentative).

With the help of the answer key, students can analyze their performance and calculate their marks. Answer key will be released before the final result declaration. It will be published online on the official website of RBI.

RBI Assistant 2017 Mains Analysis

After clearing the mains exam students have to appear for an interview. RBI Mains exam was conducted from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM. The paper was comprised of five sections. Except the English language section, all the sections were available in bilingual i.e. both in English and Hindi.

The overall analysis of RBI Assistant 2017 Mains is given below:

SectionsTotal QuestionsMaximum MarksDurationGood AttemptsLevel of Difficulty
Reasoning Ability40403027-31Easy – Moderate
English Language40403023-27Moderate – Difficult
Quantitative Aptitude40403021-26Moderate – Difficult
General Awareness40402526-29Easy
Computer Knowledge40402026-30Moderate
Total200200135177-182-

RBI Assistant 2017 Main Sectional Analysis

Reasoning Ability 

  • This section was of moderate difficulty level
  • In the Analytical Reasoning topic, the Questions were also asked from block-based puzzles.
TopicNumber of QuestionsLevel of Difficulty
Analytical Reasoning (Rank Based Puzzle)5Moderate-Difficult
Analytical Reasoning (Data Arrangement-8 People working on 2 different dates of 4 different months)5Moderate-Difficult
Analytical Reasoning (Linear row arrangement-8 people)5Moderate-Difficult
Mathematical Inequalities5Easy
Data Sufficiency (2 statement based)5Moderate-Difficult
Blood Relation3Easy
Alpha Numeric Series2Moderate
Alphabet Based Series5Easy
Syllogism5Easy
Total40 -

English Language

  • This section was Difficult. The pattern of the English paper has changed completely.
  • In the spotting error topic, different sentences were given in the question and students have to identify correct or incorrect sentences among them
  • Reading Comprehension have question from Synonyms/ Antonym and they also have phrase-based questions
TopicNumber of QuestionsLevel of Difficulty
Reading Comprehension (2 RCs - one based on Mobile Technology and the other based on Japan’s Banking Economy)15Moderate
Fill in the blanks5Moderate-Difficult
Para-jumbles2Moderate-Difficult
Error Spotting5Easy-Moderate
Correct/Incorrect Words (5 words were in a sentence)5Easy-Moderate
Vocab based3Moderate-Difficult
Miscellaneous5Moderate-Difficult
Total40 -

Quantitative Ability 

  • This section was moderate to difficult
  • Questions in the miscellaneous section were asked from Age, Mixture, Allegation, Partnership, Pipes and Cisterns, Profit Loss, Average, Boats and Stream, Compound/ Simple Interest, Time and Word, Probability etc.
TopicNumber of QuestionsLevel of Difficulty
Data Interpretation (Table-Male/Female Ratio)5Moderate
Data Interpretation (Pie Chart)5Easy - Moderate
Comparison of Variables5Easy – Moderate
Data Sufficiency (2 statements)5Moderate
Number Series (Missing Number)5Moderate-Difficult
SI/CI1Moderate
Time, Speed and Distance1Moderate
Profit, Loss and Discount1Easy-Moderate
Average1Easy-Moderate
Ages1Easy
Work and Time1Moderate
Ratio & Proportion1Easy-Moderate
Miscellaneous (Quant Based)8Moderate-Difficult
Total40 -

General Awareness

  • The difficulty level of this section was easy. The section contains questions from Current Affairs, Static and Banking.
  • 10-15 questions were asked from Banking and 15-20 questions were asked from Current Affairs. Students can easily attempt at least 25 questions with good accuracy.

Computer Knowledge

  • This section was quite difficult. Students must have basic knowledge about computers.
  • The questions were based on Internet, Microsoft Office, Networking, Hardware and Software.

RBI Assistant 2017 Mains Expected Cut off

After the completion of the exam, cut off will be released by RBI. With the help of cut off marks, students can easily estimate whether they are eligible for admission or not. Cut off marks are the minimum marks required by the candidate to qualify the exam.

Cut off marks will be decided on the basis of following factors:

  • Difficulty level of the exam
  • Total number of candidates appearing for the exam
  • Availability of Seats
  • Total numbers of candidates pass the exam
  • Reservation Norms
  • Previous year cut off marks

RBI Assistant 2017 Cut off is shown in the following table:

CategoryReasoningEnglishGeneral AwarenessComputer KnowledgeQuantitative Ability
General, GEN-EXS14.0014.0014.0014.0014.00
OBC, OBC-EXS12.0012.0012.0012.0012.00
SC, ST, SC-EXS, ST-EXS, ALL PWD11.0011.0011.0011.0011.00

The following table shows the category-wise and center-wise cut off marks of main exam:

CentreGeneralSCSTOBCPWDEXS
Ahmadabad112NV79.7595.50--
Bengaluru11393.5094.0096.75121.75-
Bhopal122.75101.0084.75112.25113.75-
Bhubaneswar116.5088.7579.75NV--
Chandigarh127.0096.00NV107.75--
Chennai123.75103.00NV117.00119.75-
Guwahati107.2594.2574.50119.50--
Hyderabad126.00107.25108.00115.75-115.75
Jaipur124.5098.7594.50113.75-120.25
Jammu116.5096.50-104.00--
Kanpur & Lucknow119.0097.0097.00101.50119.75-
Kolkata126.0071.50NV107.00-106.00
Mumbai111.5097.7073.00105.25115.50-
Nagpur107.00NVNV103.25--
New Delhi128.25108.50NV113.75128.00-
Patna116.5090.25100.75104.80--
Thiruvananthapuram & Kochi128.7597.75NV119.00131.00103.75

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