RRB alp exam syllabus

Here we are sharing the computer based exam Syllabus and paper pattern for RRB Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP). You can prepare yourself for the Computer-based test for RRB ALP.

Assistant Loco Pilot Exam paper pattern

S. NoSubjects NameNo. of QuestionMarksTime Duration
1General Awareness252590 Minutes

One & Half Hour
3General intelligence055
5General Science3030
6Technical Ability3030

RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Syllabus 2016

RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Exam Syllabus

Reasoning Ability (or) General Intelligence

Applicants must prepare Reasoning topics thoroughly because most questions are based on reasoning type and good marks can be score. Most of the questions come from verbal sections but in some cases RRB tend to ask questions from both verbal & non- verbal sections. The topics like letter/ number/ symbol series, alphabet test, analogy, classifications (or add man out) coding decoding, finding missing number, puzzle test, Distance and direction test, Blood relations, Arithmetical Reasoning, Mathematical operations, ranking & arrangement logical diagram and non-verbal topics like reasoning pertaining to analogy, series classification will be asked.

General English

Candidates have to improve their communication skill in English language. Applicants must improve Grammar their rules following topic are included Articles, prepositions, spelling mistakes, fill in the blanks, common errors, Comprehension of a passage, idioms & phrases, synonyms, Antonyms, one word substitution, etc.

Arithmetic or Elementary Mathematics

Simplification based on four elementary operations addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fraction , decimal, “BODMAS” rule, LCM, HCF, percentage profit and loss Time and work, time and distance, Ratio and proportion, square and square root , cube and cube root, area and volume of geometrical figures, average, partnership, calendar, clocks etc. To some extent Algebra, set theory, trigonometry, functions relations, statistics make through in the question paper.

General Awareness Syllabus

Candidate must have interest in Current affairs in India must have proper knowledge about background on India its history and much more. Test paper include questions relating to history, world and Indian geography, Indian polity, Health and Physiology, Stock G.K, General Science, Current event of national and International importance computer and information technology.

History: In Indian history questions usually come from ancient medieval modern and national movement. World & Indian Geography: Universe, Earth, Continents, Oceans, Rivers, Soils, Minerals Transport system, population, Forests, Agriculture etc.,

Current Events: Current events of previous year from the date of exams mainly the questions asked from Books and authors, chair persons of finance commission  Human rights common RBI governor, Heads of States, Awards like Dadasaheb, Dhronacharya, Bharat Ratna award, Booker’ Prize, games & sports like National games, Wimbledon Olympics, Tennis etc.

Polity: Making of constitution, executive, judiciary, Articles, Amendments, centre and state relations constitutional and extra constitutional commissions etc.

Economy: National Income, Terminology (GDP, GNP, Inflation, Budget) unemployment, poetry, Industry, Government programmers like Bharat Nirman, Food for work, Taxes, Finance commissions, National Rural employment programmes, etc.

General Science: It consists of physics, chemistry, Biology, and Zoology and Human physiology, Diseases, useful plants, useful animals and some questions from science and technology, defence, Space, Atomic energy etc.

Stock General Technology: Firsts in India and world, important monuments, Boundaries, National Emblems, UNO, Awards & Honours, Defense institutions, Games and sports, Nick names, Scientific Research centers in India, famous stadiums, book & authors, Games and sports etc.

Technical Syllabus

Applicants preparing for Asst Loco Pilot Technician Exam 2016 must prepare the technical subject briefly because questions were likely to asked in all exams.

The ALP Technician syllabus branch wise is as follows:

a. Mechanical Engineering (30 Q)
b. Electrical Engineering (20 Q)
c. Basic Electronic Energy (05 Q)

Mechanical Engineering: Applicants of Mechanical field must prepare each topics displayed here. Questions may come from the following topics: Engineering mechanics, Design, Technology, thermodynamics, Strength of Materials, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, Productions, Fluid Mechanics, Machinery, I.C. Engines.

Electrical Engineering: RRB Loco Pilot Technician Syllabus for Electrical Engg candidates must prepare physics related basic questions. Questions may come from the following topics: Atomic structure, voltage, current, resistance and their units, ohms law, specific resistance, capacitors, series and parallel connections, Magnetism, principles of motors, transformers, generators, R.L.C. Gravity, Measuring Instruments.

Electronics: Questions relate to deals conduction of electricity through to gases (or) vacuum, electrons, semiconductors, insulator, conductors etc.

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