How to prepare for RRB ALP General Awareness– As we know that the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) will conduct the RRB ALP 2018. This exam is held for the Recruitment of Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) and Technician. The application status of RRB ALP 2018 is released now. The exam will take place probably in the month of August or September 2018. For this exam, a candidate must be 12th pass or Graduated from a recognized University/Institution. So the exam is around the corner. Students need to make strategies in order to prepare for the same. Best preparation will increase your chance to qualify for the RRB ALP 2018 exam.
On the basis of exam pattern, syllabus candidate can make preparation strategies. In this page, we will discuss the best books, preparation tips to crack the RRB ALP 2018.
RRB ALP 2018
The RRB ALP 2018 will be a computer-based exam. This exam consists of 4 stages, i.e. First round CBT, Second round CBT, Computer Based Aptitude Test (CBAT), Document Verification. On the basis of these stages, RRB recruits the candidate. The First stage CBT contains a curriculum of 4 major sections, i.e. Mathematics, English, General Science and General Awareness. In this page, we will discuss the preparation strategies for RRB ALP General Awareness.
Best Books for RRB ALP General Awareness
There is no concept like best books. In the case of General Awareness, the best thing to do is Read Newspaper on a daily basis. There are some popular books mentioned in the table below from where students can prepare for RRB ALP General Awareness.
|Name of the book||Author’s Name||Buy Here|
|Manorama Yearbook 2018||Mammen Matthew||Buy Now|
|Lucent GK||Dr. Binay Karna and R.P. Suman||Buy Now|
Tips to Prepare for RRB ALP General Awareness
Here is what you should do in order to prepare for the RRB ALP 2018 Recruitment. You can use the below preparation tips to enhance your command over General Awareness or Current Affairs.
- Firstly, you must know that there are 4 sections for this exam.
- You can not concentrate on only one section and leave the other three.
- General Awareness is all about what’s going on in our surroundings.
- For general awareness, you don’t need a lot of time for preparation.
- There is no rote learning in GK.
- Students must be aware of their surroundings and daily news.
- Read the newspaper daily at least for 20 minutes.
- Get updated with the news related to sports, politics, economy, science, and social topics.
- A habit to read a newspaper daily will eventually enhance your general knowledge.
Time Table Strategy
Make a timetable according to your skills and ability. There are 4 sections on which you have to work on. General awareness is one of the important section.
- First of all, analyze yourself by taking a random mock test of a particular topic.
- Analyze your skills and grade yourself in Poor, Average, Good or Excellent.
- If you have Poor or Average knowledge of current affairs. Don’t worry. You can enhance it also.
- Give this section at least one and a half hour daily including the above books and newspaper.
- And if your general knowledge is Good or Excellent then give 20 minutes to Newspaper.
- Go through with the above books for at least half an hour.
About the Recruitment
This Recruitment is organized to fill the vacant posts for Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) and Technicians in Indian Railways. The Board has stated that there are total 26502 vacancies out of which 17673 seats are vacant for ALP and 8829 seats are vacant for the Technician. If a candidate is 12th passed and Graduated from a recognized university or institution then they are eligible for this Recruitment. The candidate who will clear the First stage CBT will be able to take the second stage CBT. There are 21 RRBs under which the posts are vacant for RRB ALP 2018 Recruitment. The largest number of vacancies for the posts of ALP and Technicians are under RRB Allahabad. There are total 3413 vacancies available under RRB Allahabad.
Name of the Posts: Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) and Technician
Total Vacancies: 26502
The largest number of vacancies: RRB Allahabad (3413)
Basic Pay Scale: Rs.19,900/- + allowances