Hello Aspirants,

EPFO is one of the world’s largest social security organization has conducted the prelims exam for the post of Assistant. The total number of vacancies is 280. The EPFO Assistant 2019 Prelims exam is a qualifying test which has three sections namely Numerical Ability, Reasoning Ability, and English Language.

The overall exam is said to be easy. Smart work & time management will work in the game. All the candidates are requested to do practice in the topics mentioned below.

  • Phase –I is qualifying in nature and marks will not be reckoned for final merit.
  • For each wrong answer, there will be a negative marking of one-fourth of the mark
    assigned to that question.
  • The candidates will be shortlisted for Phase-II in the ratio of 1:10 i.e. about 10 times
    the number of vacancies in each category on the basis of their performance in Phase
    – I.
  • If the examination is held in more than one session, the scores across various
    sessions will be equated following standard practice to adjust for slight differences in
    the difficulty level of different test batteries used across sessions.

The sequence of the online exam – English, Reasoning Ability and Numerical Ability.

Let’s see today’s exam analysis also.

Exam Pattern – EPFO Assistant 2019 Prelims:

Sr. No.Name of Tests
(Objective)
No. of QuestionsMaximum MarksTime Duration
1Numerical Ability353520 minutes
2Reasoning Ability353520 minutes
3English Language303020 minutes
Total10010060 minutes

Section-wise Analysis:

Section
Level of Difficulty
Good Attempts
Shift IIIIIIIV
Numerical AbilityEasy to Moderate22-2721-2622-2924-26
Reasoning AbilityEasy to Moderate25-2726-3025-2925-30
EnglishEasy to Moderate22-2520-2422-2324-26
TotalEasy69-7967-8069-8173-82

Chapter-wise Analysis:

Numerical Ability

The difficulty level of this section is easy to moderate. The questions are asked from the topics mentioned below.

TopicsNo of Questions
Shift 1Shift 2Shift 3Shift 4
DI 5555
Arithmetic10151015
Quadratic Equation55
Missing Number Series55
Wrong Number Series55
Data Sufficiency
Simplification10101010
 Caselet
Difficulty LevelEasy to ModerateEasy to ModerateEasy to ModerateEasy to Moderate

Reasoning Ability

This section is very Easy. Questions are asked from the topics mentioned below.

TopicsNo of Questions
Shift 1Shift 2Shift 3Shift 4
Puzzles & Seating arrangements15151515
Syllogism4554
Inequality355
Blood Relation3
Direction33
Numerical series
Coding-Decoding5
Alpha-Numerical series555
Ranking3
Miscellaneous5453
Difficulty LevelEasy to ModerateEasy to ModerateEasy to ModerateEasy to Moderate

English

This section is easy to moderate. Questions are asked from the topics mentioned below.

TopicsNo of Questions
Shift 1Shift 2Shift 3Shift 4
Sentence Rearrangement55
Reading Comprehension10101010
Word Usage2
Filler526
Cloze Test775
Sentence Correction84
Jumbled Sentence5
Error Spotting865
Difficulty LevelEasy to ModerateEasy to ModerateEasy to ModerateEasy to Moderate

Sectional & Overall Attempts by Candidates: (From Exam Centre)

CandidatesReasoningQuantEnglish
Overall Attempts
Shift – 130262581
Shift – 233252482
Shift – 334252584
Shift – 430222880

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