RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Exam Syllabus 2014
Analyzing the previous question papers, relative weight-age of the following topics are
RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Exam Pattern 2014
- General English (15 Q)
- Arithmetic (15 Q)
- Reasoning (15Q)
- General Awareness (80 Q)
- Technical subject (55 Q)
synonyms, Antonyms, Articles, prepositions, fill in the blanks, common errors, and comprehension of a passage, idioms and phrases, one word substitution, spelling mistakes etc.
simplification based on four elementary operations addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fraction , decimal, “BODMAS” rule, LCM, HCF, percentage profit and loss Time and work, time and distance, Ratio and proportion, square and square root , cube and cube root, area and volume of geometrical figures, average, partnership, calendar, clocks etc. To some extent Algebra, set theory, trigonometry, functions relations, statistics make through in the question paper.
Most of the questions come from verbal sections but in some cases R.R.B tend to ask questions from both verbal and nonverbal sections. The topics like letter/ number/ symbol series, analogy, classifications (or add man out) coding decoding, Distance and direction test, Blood relations,
puzzle test, ranking & arrangement logical diagram, alphabet test, finding missing number, Arithmetical Reasoning, Mathematical operations and non-verbal topics like reasoning pertaining to analogy, series classification will be asked.
Test paper include questions relating to history, world and Indian geography, Indian polity, General Science, Health and Physiology, Stock G.K, Current event of national and International importance computer and information technology.
History in RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Exam Syllabus 2014:
In Indian history questions usually come from ancient medieval modern and national movement. World & Indian Geography:Universe, Earth, Continents, Oceans, Rivers, Soils, Minerals Transport system, population, Forests, Agriculture etc.,
Making of constitution, executive, judiciary, Articles, Amendments, centre and state relations constitutional and extra constitutional commissions etc.
It consists of physics, chemistry, Biology, and Zoology and Human physiology, Diseases, useful plants, useful animals and some questions from science and technology, defence, Space, Atomic energy etc.
Stock General Technology:
Firsts in India and world, important monuments, Boundaries, National Emblems, UNO, Scientific Research centers in India, Defense institutions, Games and sports, Nick names, Awards & Honours, famous stadiums, book & authors, Games and sports etc.
National Income, Terminology (GDP, GNP, Inflation, Budget) unemployment, poetry, Industry, Government programmers like National Rural employment programmes , Bharat Nirman, Food for work, Taxes, Finance commissions.
Current events of previous year from the date of exams mainly the questions asked from Books and authors, chair persons of finance commission Human rights common RBI governor, Heads of States, Awards like Dadasaheb, Bharat Ratna, Dhronacharya, Booker’ Prize, games and sports like Wimbledon Olympics, Tennis, National games etc.
The general break-up of technical questions are as follows
- Mechanical Engineering (30Q)
- Electrical Engineering (20Q)
- Basic Electronic Energy (5Q)
Questions may come from the following topics: Engineering mechanics, Strength of Materials, Design, Productions, Technology, thermodynamics, I.C. Engines, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, Fluid Mechanics, Machinery.
Questions may come from the following topics: Atomic structure, voltage, current, resistance and their units, ohms law, specific resistance, capacitors, series and parallel connections, Magnetism, principles of motors, transformers, generators, R.L.C. Gravity, Measuring Instruments.
Questions relate to deals conduction of electricity through to gases (or) vacuum, electrons, conductors, semiconductors, and insulator etc