RRB JE exam is conducted by the Railway Recruitment Board to recruit Junior Engineers on different posts in the Indian Railways. As it is a government job, lakhs of candidates apply for RRB JE and the competition is highly intense.
A well planned approach and good preparation strategy can help candidates make it to the RRB JE final result. Candidates can refer to the detailed information on RRB Junior Engineer Result to get an idea of the ratio of number of applicants to number of candidates finally selected.
With the examination for the current notification being postponed due to COVID-19, candidates must make the best use of the extra time they have got. Therefore, for assistance in preparation we have collated a few hacks that can help candidates score good marks in flair in RRB JE examination.
Before hovering over the hacks for Junior Engineer preparation, check out the section covered in the JE exam in CBT I and CBT II.
|JE CBT I||Questions||JE CBT II||Questions|
|General Awareness||15||General Awareness||15|
|General Reasoning & Intelligence||25||Basic of Environmental and Pollution Control||10|
|General Science||30||Basic of Computer Application||10|
|Mathematics||30||Physics & Chemistry||15|
Hacks to prepare for RRB JE
Candidates before starting with the preparation must ensure that they are up to date with the detailed syllabus and have the best study material to refer to. With this lets check out section-wise hacks for Junior Engineer Exam.
Hack for RRB JE Mathematics – candidates need to deligintely prepare this section as it requires a lot of attention. First of all divide the topics into easy and difficult so that you get a point from where to initiate. Always do easy topics first and then move on to the difficult one this way you will gain confidence and motivation to learn more. Learn and make separate notes for formulas, table, square roots and cube roots and practice them regularly. As you move onto the next topic keep practicing questions from the previous ones so that you gain expertise with regular practice. Remember, the basic concept should be clear so do not rush to shortcut tricks right at the start. It is important to take mock tests as much as possible for revision and preparation analysis.
Hack for General Science – This section requires candidates to have knowledge of biology, physics, chemistry and zoology. Never try to hop and jump from one study material to another for preparation. Simply use class IX and X NCERT books and refresh your basic concepts. Make notes for reactions, equations, diagrams, formulae and flowcharts and revise them daily to retain in the memory. Practice previous year question papers to understand the weightage of the topics and frequency of questions from one topic.
Hacks for General Intelligence And Reasoning – If prepared well, the reasoning section can help you fetch good marks. To gain expertise it is important to understand the pattern of each question on various topics. You should be able to understand the concept behind each topic. Starting with easy and moving to the complex ones later is a better approach to deal with reasoning questions. The importance of drafting notes cannot be ignored in this section for quick revision. Also, it is always said the more you practice, the more expert you become, hence go through previous years questions papers and solve mock tests regularly.
Hacks for General Awareness – The most easy and scoring section but the most vast and comprehensive. All the knowledge that you can collect is insufficient for this section but still if you are a regular follower of newspapers, yearbook, magazines and important news channels you can definitely flair well in the section. Solve a lot of Gk quizzes, download apps for daily current affairs, to understand the type of questions asked go through the past year question papers. Keep up to date with topics such as politics, sports, finance, books, awards, authors, economy, science and technology, etc.
Hacks for Technical Ability – This section is different for candidates belonging to different engineering branches and so does the preparation. Prepare the basics of respective branches very well. Do not forget to maintain notes while preparing, jot the difficult topics in your own language for easy understanding. By heat all the formulas and equations, practice more and more questions to enhance application skill. It is important to gain clarity on C, C++, Java, etc as well as computer basics. Regular revision and solving sample papers or previous year papers should not be avoided.
Down the lane, the thing that matters is securing the minimum cut off marks no matter what preparation strategy you follow but the above mentioned hacks for RRB JE will definitely prove worthy and can help you score more marks. Candidates can go through the RRB JE Cut Off to understand the trend of previous year scores.