RRB Syllabus 2016 Exam Pattern Details (Group Wise) PDF Download 2016

By | July 6, 2015

RRB Syllabus

RRB SyllabusCandidates who have applied for the upcoming RRB examination 2016 they should know the correct RRB Syllabus 2016 for the better preparation. Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) conducts written exams for recruitment process of the candidates on various posts in Group A/B/C/D. candidates can check the detailed RRB Syllabus through this page.

With the accurate availability of exam pattern & syllabus aspirants can easily prepare for the written exam. Aspirants who are going to appear for (Group A/B/C/D) exam they should check RRB Syllabus 2016 & RRB Exam Pattern 2016 from this page of Bharatrecruitment.com

RRB Exam pattern

Name of test No. of Questions Duration
General Awareness 40 2 hours
Arithmetic 40
Technical Ability 40
Reasoning Ability 40
General Intelligence 40
Total marks 200

Written Exam Tips / Techniques

RRB Syllabus

RRB Syllabus 2016 covers below stated subjects and topics.

  1. General Awareness
  2. Arithmetic
  3. Technical Ability
  4. Reasoning Ability
  5. General Intelligence

General Awareness:

  • Sports
  • Books and Authors
  • Awards and Honours
  • Science – Inventions and Discoveries
  • Abbreviations
  • Important Days
  • Current Affairs (National and International)
  • Major Financial/Economic News
  • Budget and Five Year Plans
  • Who is Who

Arithmetic Ability:

  • Number System
  • HCF, LCM
  • Simplification
  • Decimal Fractions
  • Ratio and Proportions
  • Unitary Method
  • Percentage
  • Time and Distance
  • Time and Work
  • Profit and Loss
  • Average
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Mensuration (2D and 3D)


  • Number Series
  • Alphabet Series
  • Test of Direction Sense
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Number Ranking
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Problem on Age Calculation
  • Blood Relations
  • Analogy
  • Decision Making etc.

Verbal Reasoning Test


  • Non Verbal Series
  • Embedded Figures etc
  • Mirror Images
  • Cubes and Dice
  • Grouping Identical Figures

Technical Ability –Question related to profession and technical field is generally provided in this section.

Test of Reasoning / Mental Ability / Aptitude: This part includes question related to reasoning abilities & related to aptitude.

Logical Reasoning Quiz

Quantitative Aptitude Online Test

General Intelligence: This part covers question related to general awareness.

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