RRB NTPC 2020-21 Exam (January 27 Shift 1): Check Difficulty Level & Expected Cutoff

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Jan 27, 2021

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January 27, 2021: Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has successfully conducted the Phase 2 RRB NTPC 2020-21 Exam for all the shifts today, i.e on January 27, 2021, at various exam centers across the country. Therefore, the candidates who have appeared today in the phase 2 RRB NTPC 2020-21 Exam today can check the expected RRB NTPC 2020-21 Exam Analysis, Overall Difficulty Level, Cutoff of the exam. The Phase-2 RRB NTPC 2020-21 Exam is scheduled to be conducted till January 30, 2021. 

RRB authorities have finally released the RRB NTPC 2020-21 Admit Card for the Phase-3 of the RRB NTPC 2020-21 Exam. This can be obtained by the candidates by using their login credentials. The Phase-3 of the RRB NTPC 2020-21 CBT Exam is scheduled to be conducted from January 31 to February 12, 2021. 

Check: RRB NTPC 2021 (Phase 3 CBT-I): Admit Cards/Hall Tickets Out

RRB NTPC 2020-21 Exam Analysis (January 27): Overview 

  • A total of 100 questions will be asked in the phase 3 RRB NTPC 2020-21 CBT Exam 
  • 100 marks will be awarded for the RRB NTPC 2020-21 CBT 1 Exam 
  • ½ marks will be deducted for every incorrect answer 
  • The normalization method will be used to calculate the RRB NTPC 2020-21 Cutoff 

Check: RRB NTPC CBT-1 Phase 3 Exam 2021: Notification Out, Check Schedule Here 

RRB NTPC 2020-21 Exam (January 27): Topic-Wise Analysis 

The Top-Wise Analysis of the RRB NTPC 2020-21 Exam for both the shifts conducted today, i.e on January 27 is given below on the table. 

Section RRB NTPC 2020-21 Shift 1  RRB NTPC 2020-21 Shift 2 
Good Attempts Difficulty Level  Good Attempts Difficulty Level 
Mathematics 20-22 Moderate 18-20 Moderate
General Intelligence & Reasoning 24-26 Easy 22-24  Easy
General Awareness 21-23 Moderate 19 - 22 Moderate
Total  65-75 Moderate 60-65 Moderate

The over difficulty level of the Phase-2 RRB NTPC 2020-21 Exam on January 27 shift 1 and shift 2 paper was Moderate. And the candidates were required to attempt 65 to 75 questions correctly in the shift 1 and 60-65 questions in shift 2 to qualify the RRB NTPC 2020-21 CBT 1 Exam. 

Check: RRB NTPC 2021: Subject - Wise Books for Exam Preparation 2021

RRB NTPC 2020-21 CBT Exam: Expected Cutoff 

Go through the table below to know the expected cutoff marks for the RRB NTPC 2020-21 CBT 1 Exam. 

Category Cut off Expected
General 83-85
OBC 75-77 
SC 71-73
ST 63-65 

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