Railway RPF SI 2018 Exam Analysis & Questions Asked

Railway RPF SI 2018 Exam Analysis & Questions Asked:19 Dec 2018(All Shift)


Railway RPF SI 2018 Exam Analysis & Questions Asked:19 Dec 2018(All Shift)


Railway RPF SI 2018 Exam Analysis & Questions Asked :Government of India, Ministry of Railways is conducting RPF Sub-Inspectors Exam today. And it will also conducted from 5th-6th January and 9th to 13th January 2019. Lets get straight to analysis of today’s exam.
Subjects No. Of Questions No. Of Marks Duration
General Awareness 50 50 90 min
Arithmetic 35 35
General Intelligence & Reasoning 35 35
Total 120 120
  • It will consist of multiple-choice objective type questions.
  • Negative Marking: For every wrong answer 1/3 marks will be deducted.
  • 15 languages in the Railway Exam will be as follows:
  • Hindi, English, Urdu, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati,  Kannada, Konkani, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil and Telugu.
  • Note: Exam pattern is same for Constable & Sub-Inspector.
  • Exam Level for Sub-Inspector post in RPF:  Graduate level

 General Awareness

»Questions Asked in RPF SI Exam 2018 Today:-

»Who is the Minister of Women & Child Development? Maneka Gandhi

»River Thames is located in? London

»Yuva Olympics was held in?Argentina between 6 and 18 October 2018

»What is the Currency of Cambodia? Cambodian Riel

»What is the capital of Nepal? Kathmandu

»Who is the 15th Finance Commission Chairman?Nand Kishore Singh

»Author of Book ” A century is Not Enough: My Roller Coaster Ride to Success” – Sourav Ganguly

»Who is the inventor of X-rays? Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen

»Atomic Number of Gallium – 31 , Atomic Mass – 69

»Who is the PM of Israel? Benjamin Netanyahu

»One question related to Bacteria Discovery – Antony van Leeuwenhoek

»Who is the CM of Haryana? Manohar Lal Khattar

»What is the Capital of Assam – Dispur

»Deuce terminology is related to? Tennis

»What is the use of Hydrometer?  measure thespecific gravity (or relative density) 

»What is the fomula of Momentum? – Momentum= m*v

»Laxman Temple was made by? Yashoverman

»Who is the First man to enter in Space?  Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin (On April 12, 1961)

»Bodhisattva term is related to? Buddhism

»Khajurao Temple was made by whom? Chandella

»Who is the inventor of Revolver? Samuel Colt

»Blue Revolution was held in?

»Light year is the unit of? Distance

»Which of the following is the death anniversary of Pandit Jawahar Lal Nehru? 54th(died on May 27, 1964.)

»Who has the authority to disqualify the term of Member of Parliament? President

»One question related to Hard Currency.

»Which is the highest Rank in Army? General

»Which state has the maximum Number of Lok Sabha Constituency? Uttar Pradesh


In RPF SI Exam 2018, Quantitative Aptitude was of Easy-Moderate Level. Most of the questions were based directly on Formulas and some were calculative. Arithmetic analysis will be updated soon…

No of Questions
S.I, CI, Profit/Loss
Ratio & Proportion
Time and Work
Number System
Speed and Distance
Average & Percentage
DI (Bar Graph)

 General Intelligence & Reasoning Ability

In RPF SI Exam 2018, General Intelligence(Reasoning) questions were of Easy-Moderate level. There were only 3 questions from seating arrangement.

Topic No of Questions Level
Statement & Conclusion 4-5 Moderate
Blood Relation 2 Easy
Non-Verbal (Image) 3-4 Easy
Coding-Decoding 4-5 Easy-Moderate
Inequality 2 Easy-Moderate
Seating Arrangement [5 South Facing, 5 North Facing] 3 Moderate
Series 5-6 Easy-Moderate
Miscellaneous 10-11 Easy-Moderate
Total 35 Easy-Moderate

2nd Shift

 General Awareness

Check Questions which were asked in Today’s RPF SI Exam 2018 (2nd Shift):-

  • What is the capital of Uganda? Kampala
  • Who was the chairman of Drafting Committee? Dr. B. R. Ambedkar
  • Who was the Viceroy of Independent India? C. Rajagopalachari
  • Nile river in which country?Egypt 
  • Fundamental duties was added by which amendments?42nd Amendment Act in 1976
  • What is the atomic number of Thalium? 81
  • What is the pH value of HCl? 3.01
  • Who is the chairman of Finance Commission? Nand Kishore Singh
  • Who discover ultra short radio waves?James Clerk Maxwell
  • Which of the following is not a swimmer?
  • One question related to book “Golden Stick”.Gary Paulsen
  • Methologic caves shown in which of the following art?