RBI Grade B Expected Cut Off Exam Analysis 2017 : 17-Jun (Slot 1)

Here we are sharing the rbi grade b exam pattern of Slot 1 of Phase 1 , which was commenced today. In this post, we are also going to share Good attempts in each section and expected cutoff for the examination. The Exam of RBI Grade B is scheduled to be conducted in two slots, so now we are providing you with the analysis of the first slot which was conducted from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Go through the below post to know about the difficulty level of the questions asked, section-wise analysis & expected cut off for RBI Grade Phase – I Exam 2017. This article will cover rbi grade b phase 1 2017 analysis & rbi grade b phase 2 analysis .

RBI Grade B Exam Analysis  2017 – Phase I (Section Wise)

Total 200 questions were asked from different sections for a total of 200 marks. The overall level of the exam was Easy to Moderate. The analysis has been done based on the reviews shared by our readers who appeared for the exam and will help you understand the RBI Grade B syllabus. Let’s have a look at the analysis of the individual sections:

RBI Grade B Exam Analysis 2017: English Language

Total 30 questions were asked from this section for a total of 30 marks.The level of this section was moderate. Questions were asked from following topics-

Name of TopicNumber of Questions asked
Reading Comprehension
  • Total 2 RC was asked with each of 6 marks
  • 1 was based on Banking & Finance & other was related to BREXIT
Double Fillers5 Questions
Starters5 Questions
Idioms & Phrases3 Questions
Sentence Correction5 Questions

RBI Grade B Phase I Analysis 2017: Reasoning Ability

This section had 60 questions with a total weightage of 60 marks. The section was of a Moderate level. Have a look at the topics asked from this section:

Name of TopicNumber of Questions asked
 Inequality5 Questions
 Puzzles/Seating Arrangement4 sets
Data Sufficiency5 Questions
Syllogism5 Questions
Input – Output5 Questions
Logical ReasoningAround 10 Questions
MiscellaneousAround 10 Questions were asked from this section. This involved questions from Blood Relations, Direction sense.

RBI Grade B Exam Analysis: Quantitative Aptitude Section

There were 30 questions in this section for a total of 30 Marks.Following topics were asked from Quantitative aptitude section:

Name of TopicNumber of Questions asked
 Data Interpretation3 sets
Mathematical Inequality5 Questions
 MiscellaneousRemaining 10 questions of this section were miscellaneous from Time Speed and Distance, Simple and Compound Interest, Profit and Loss etc)

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RBI Grade B Exam Analysis: General Awareness

There were 80 questions in this section and they carried a total of 80 marks. Maximum questions asked in this section were based on Current Financial affairs. There were some questions (8-10) based on Static GK as well as static banking awareness. Below mentioned questions were asked from General Awareness section :

1. Abu Dhabi is the capital city of which country?

2. KPS Gill who passed away recently was a?

3. One question from wildlife sanctuary

4. Bridge inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Assam is on which river?

5. G-7 2017 held in which country?

6. 2-3 ques from payments bank

7. Which Indian was featured in Top 10 ODI ranking?

8.A7 Aircraft brought from which country?

9. Winner of gold in Asian wrestling championship

10. 2-3 ques from BR Act

11. PNB got funds from which organisation for solar power?

12. Nbfc cash gold

13. Sex ratio according to Census 11

14. Credit guarantee fund for which scheme of PM

15. Who regulates NBfCs

16. Derivative 2 questions

17. What is IRS?

18. the opening of bank branches in rural without rbi permission, who can do so?

19. max amount That can be kept in payments bank a/c

20. Darwaza Band Campaign launched by which ministry? Ministry of Drinking water and sanitation.

21. What is D in NSDL?

22. Where is Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Stadium, balewadi sports complex – Pune, Maharashtra

Good Attempts

Name of SectionGood Attempts
English Language14 – 17, Moderate Level
Quantitative Aptitude9-11, Difficult Level
Reasoning Ability27-30, Moderate Level
General Awareness 51 – 60, Easy Level
Overall Exam110-120, Moderate Level

RBI Grade B Expected Cut off 2017 (Phase I)

Name of SectionExpected Cutoff 2017
English Language7-8
Quantitative Aptitude6.5-7
Reasoning Ability14-15
General Awareness20-22
Overall Exam88-90

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