Establishment of Banking Personnel Selection had just discharged the IBPS RRB Recruitment Notification 2017. The immediate connect to top off the online application will be activated on **12th July 2017**. So this is the best chance to every one of the wannabes who are expecting to develop their profession in the Regional Rural Banks. This year IBPS has declared around 16560 vacancies in Regional Rural Banks. In this manner there are great odds of getting selected in IBPS RRB however it won’t be so natural. As the opposition is getting harder so should be concentrate and ceaseless on your examinations. So to enable you to clear the IBPS RRB Exam we are giving the IBPS RRB Syllabus for Officer Scale I and Office Assistant. However, in the first place, read the **IBPS RRB Notification 2017**.

Go through this article in detail to know the **weightage** and **marks distribution** for each topic and chapter in the IBPS RRB Syllabus Prelims 2017. Also, you will get the online study material, quizzes & helpful articles to begin your IBPS RRB Preparation.

## IBPS RRB Syllabus for Prelims 2017

The IBPS will direct the Officer Scale I prelims exam on ninth, tenth and sixteenth September 2017 and Office Assistant Prelims on seventeenth, 23rd and 24th September 2017. On the off chance that you begin your readiness now you will effectively cover the whole syllabus and likewise get enough time for training. The individuals who will clear the mains will be qualified for the following round i.e IBPS RRB Mains. So before we talk about the detailed IBPS RRB Syllabus you should be clear with the exam design. To know the IBPS RRB Officer Scale I and Office Assistant Exam design and determination methodology tap on the connection beneath:

## IBPS RRB Syllabus for Logical Reasoning – Prelims 2017

The reasoning section consists of total 40 marks. The various topics expected in the Reasoning Ability section are as below:

**(1) Coded Inequalities/ Mathematical Inequalities**

**Weightage:**5 Qs (likely of Coded Inequalities)- Scoring, Easy if Steps Followed properly, Moderately time consuming, High Accuracy possible.
**Question Types:**Coded relations between letters to be decoded and solved.

**(2) Syllogisms**

**Weightage:**5 Questions- Easy to Moderate in difficulty, Less time consuming, Moderate Accuracy possible, Very likely to appear.
**Question Types:**Direct questions with 2-3 statements & 2-3 conclusions, possibility based questions, negative information based questions.

**(3) Coding & Decoding**

**Weightage:**5 Questions- Moderate in Difficulty, Moderate to Highly Time Consuming, Moderate Accuracy possible.
**Question Types:**Coding by Letter Shifting, Coding by Analogy, Coding in Fictitious Language, Coding Letters of a Word.

**(4) Circular Seating Arrangement**

**Weightage:**5 Questions- Moderate to Difficult, Moderate to Highly Time Consuming, Moderate to High Accuracy possible, Requires clean charting with proper technique and step-by-step solving.
**Question Types:**Uni- & Bi-directional problems on circular, square, rectangular, hexagonal tables. May be combined with other information to make it a Blood Relations or Double Lineup type problem as well.

**(5) Linear Seating Arrangement**

**Weightage:**5 Questions- Moderate to Difficult, Could be tricky, Moderate to Highly Time Consuming, Moderate to High Accuracy possible, Requires clean charting with proper technique and step-by-step solving.
**Question Types:**Single or Double rows facing each other/ away from each other/ in the same direction. May be combined with other information to make it a Blood Relations or Double Lineup type problem as well.

**(6) Blood Relations**

**Weightage:**3-5 Questions- Moderate in difficulty, Low to Moderately time consuming, Moderate to High Accuracy possible, Requires clean charting with proper technique and step-by-step solving.
**Question Types:**Family Tree Problems, Coded Blood Relations.

**(7) Directions & Distances**

**Weightage:**3-5 Questions- Easy but could be tricky, Less time consuming, High Accuracy possible, Requires clean charting with proper technique and step-by-step solving.
**Question Types:**Arranging by age, height, weight, rank, order in row etc.

**(8) Ordering & Ranking**

**Weightage:**2-5 Questions- Easy to Moderate in difficulty, Less time consuming, High Accuracy possible.
**Question Types:**Floor Based Puzzles, Arranging by age, height, weight, rank, order in row etc.

**(9) Arrangement & Pattern**

**Weightage: 3**-5 Questions- Easy to Moderate in difficulty, Less time consuming, High Accuracy possible.
**Question Types:**Random Sequence of Alphabets (based on group of 5 terms each of 3 alphabets OR series of alphabets), Number Arrangements (based on group of 5 terms each of 3 digits OR series of numbers), Mixed Series Dictionary or Alphabet based Arrangements etc.

**(10) Double Lineup**

**Weightage:**5-7 Questions- Moderate to Difficult, Could be tricky, Moderate to Highly Time Consuming, Moderate Accuracy possible, Requires clean charting with proper technique and step-by-step solving.
**Question Types:**Questions based on 7 days of a week (Mon to Sun) having different ages are in different professions/7 people belonging to different cities & like different dishes.

**(11) Scheduling**

**Weightage:**5-7 Questions- Moderate to Difficult, Could be tricky, Moderate to Highly Time Consuming, Moderate Accuracy possible, Requires clean charting with proper technique and step-by-step solving.
**Question Types:**7 different persons work in 3 different department. Not more than 2 works on each department. Some of them are males & some of them are females.

**(12) Analogy**

**Weightage:**0-2 Questions- Easy to Moderate, Quick Solve, Moderate to High Accuracy possible.
**Question Types:**Meaning-based, Letter based, Number based.

**(13) Classification**

**Weightage:**0-3 Questions- Easy to Moderate, Quick Solve, High Accuracy possible.
**Question Types:**Letter based, Meaningful Words based, GK based, Number based.

## IBPS RRB Syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude – Prelims 2017

The section also consists of total 40 marks. The various topics expected in the quantitative aptitude section are:

**(1) Simplification**

**Weightage:**5 Questions- Easy to Solve, Less Time Consuming, High Accuracy Possible.
**Question Types:**BODMAS Rule, Approximation, Decimals, Fractions, Surds & Indices, Percentages etc.

**(2) Average**

**Weightage:**0 – 1 Questions- Easy to Solve, Less Time Consuming, High Accuracy Possible.
**Question Types:**Average Weight/Height/Age/Marks, Average Money Expenditure, Average Temperature etc. But the concept remains simple. We have to use a single formula i.e. Average = Sum of Quantities/Number of Quantities

**(3) Percentage**

**Weightage:**1 – 2 Questions- Easy to Solve, Less Time Consuming, High Accuracy Possible.
**Question Types:**Calculation-oriented basic percentage.

**(3) Data Interpretation**

**Weightage:**5-10 Questions (1-3 sets)- Easy to Moderate in Difficulty, Moderately Time Consuming, High Accuracy Possible
**Question Types:**Line Graphs, Bar Graphs, Pie Charts, Tables, Miscellaneous Infographics, Missing Data Type Caselets.

**(4) Quadratic Equations**

**Weightage:**0-5 Questions (as 1 set of 5 or will not appear at all)- Scoring, Easy if Proper Steps Followed, Less Time Consuming.
**Question Types:**Comparing values of x and y when two equations given.

**(5) Number Series**

**Weightage:**5 Questions- Scoring, Moderate in Difficulty, Moderately Time Consuming
**Question Types:**Complete the Series, Find the Missing Term, Find the Wrong Term etc.

**Weightage:**0-5 Questions- Moderate in Difficulty, Moderately Time Consuming, Tricky
**Question Types:**DS questions based on Number System, Averages, Percentages, Ratio & Proportion, Profit & Loss, Simple & Compound Interest, Time Speed & Distance, Time & Work, Problems on Age, Mensuration, Mixtures & Alligations.

**(7) Permutation & Combination / Probability**

**Weightage:**0-1 Questions- Less Time Consuming, Scoring, Easy if all cases considered
**Question Types:**Basic Selection & Arrangement Problems, Very basic problems on Probability.

**(8) Miscellaneous Questions**

**Weightage:**15 Questions- Time taking & involve calculations
**Question Types:**Average, Percentage, Ratio & proportion, Time Speed Distance, Boat & Stream, Profit & Loss, Simple & Compound Interest, Time & Work, Problems on Age, Probability, Permutation & Combination, etc.

Hope this article helped you with the IBPS RRB Syllabus.

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