DMRC Asst Manager 2017 Answer Key, Question Paper and Analysis

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Apr 3, 2017

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DMRC exam has been successfully conducted on February 18 & 21, 2017 for the post of Assistant Manager. Delhi Metro Rail will publish DMRC 2017 Asst Manager Answer key on

The selection process of DMRC comprises Group Discussion (GD), and Personal Interview (PI). The shortlisted candidates will be called for Group Discussion and Personal Interview. The selected candidates will be recruited as Assistant Managers in HR, Finance & Operations. However, the candidates will have to undergo rigorous training prior to head starting their career as Assistant Manager. The minimum pay scale for the post of assistant manager is 20,600.

The Assistant Manager exam of DMRC was scheduled for three stream i.e. HR/Finance/Operation. The exam for Finance & Operations was conducted on Feb 18 whereas the test for HR was conducted on Feb 21. The DMRC exam was held in two paper viz. Paper I and Paper II. The total number of questions was 180 in MCQ format. The duration for shift I was one hour 30 minutes (90 minutes) and for shift II, 45 minutes. Each correct response carried one mark and every incorrect response causes penalty of 1/3rd marks.

Candidates appeared for the written test can check the official answer key by using their roll number and password. With the help of answer key, candidates can calculate the total marks and can analyze their exam performance. Check the question paper, answer key and paper analysis in this article.

DMRC 2017 Asst Manager Answer Key

The Answer Key for the Asst Manager Exam has not been released by DMRC yet. The corporation will publish the result on its official website. Same will be updated on Candidates are advised to keep checking our page for any latest updates.

DMRC Asst Manager 2017 official Answer Key will help candidates assess their performance in the exam. The Answer Key will help candidate calculate their scores well ahead of the result and thus assist them in making the right career decisions. Candidates can even challenge the answers in the answer key. The challenges against the answer key will be referred to the subject experts constituted by DMRC.

DMRC 2017 Asst Manager Overall Analysis

DMRC Asst Manager Exam difficulty level consisted of syllabus based as per the job profile was termed as MODERATE in nature. Candidates must secure minimum cutoff marks post-wise/ paper-wise to get qualified for the next process of selection.

In Asst Manager exam, paper 1 consisted of Quantitative Aptitude, Logical Reasoning & Verbal Ability. The duration for shift I was one hour 30 minutes (90 minutes) and for shift II, 45 minutes. Each correct response carried one mark and every incorrect response causes penalty of 1/3rd marks. Candidates have to attempt total 180 questions in MCQ form, candidates have to choose their answer by clicking correct option.

DMRC 2017

Paper No. of Questions Duration
Paper 1 120 90 Minutes
Paper 2 60 45 Minutes

A detailed analysis of all sections was given below with the maximum and minimum number of question with name of the topic and its difficulty level.

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DMRC 2017 Asst Manager Quantitative Aptitude

Quantitative Aptitude tests the basic mathematical understanding of the student. Students can easily score in the topics like algebra, profit & loss, trigonometry, and geometry as the question were easy. Maximum number of question came from mensuration, averages & percentages, coordinate geometry, and data interpretation. These topics were moderate in level.

DMRC 2017

Topic No. of Questions Difficulty level
Averages & Percentages 3 Logic
Profit & loss 2 Moderate
Trigonometry 2 Easy to moderate
Geometry 2 Moderate
Mensuration 4 Easy
DI 3 Moderate
Coordinate geometry 3 Easy to moderate
Algebra 2 Easy

DMRC 2017 Asst Manager Logical Reasoning

The difficulty level of the section was moderate and the pattern hasn’t changed much over years. However, some questions were deliberately put to test candidates’ IQ and their judgement. The main aim of the section was to test candidates’ ability to imagine, visualize and solve real life complex problems through their logical and reasoning aptitude.

The most common section in Logical Reasoning was Analogy, Classification, Coding-decoding and Blood Relation. The Verbal Topics rule the reasoning paper of DMRC.

DMRC 2017

Topic No. of Questions Difficulty level
Analogy 7 Moderate
Classification 3 Easy
Statement & conclusion 4 Moderate
Logic-based reasoning 4 Easy
Direction & distance 4 Moderate
Coding-decoding 6 Moderate
Blood relation 5 Moderate

DMRC 2017 Asst Manager Verbal Ability

The Verbal Ability section is designed to check candidates’ acquaintance with English. The Paper comprises unseen passages, reading comprehension, and other questions related to grammar, rules and vocabulary.

The topics which covered major part of the papers were synonym, antonym, phrases, idioms, and cloze test. The least number of questions came from active-passive voice, narration and spellings which were easy to attempt. The maximum number of questions came from cloze test and its difficulty level was moderate to attempt.

DMRC 2017

Topic No. of Questions Difficulty level
Phrases & Idioms 5 Moderate
Synonyms & Antonyms 4 Moderate
Cloze test 5 Moderate
One word substitution 2 Easy
Para jumbles 3 Easy
Spellings 3 Easy
Active & Passive 3 Moderate
Narration 2 Easy

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.