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## Take a Free Mock Test of RRB NTPC Stage 1

RRB NTPC has 35208 vacancies this year. And the dates of RRB NTPC Stage 1 haven’t been announced yet. Have you applied for these many vacancies but haven’t started with your preparation? We suggest you start your preparation as soon as possible without any further delay without waiting for the examination dates. Before you start your preparation, it’s highly recommended to take a Free Mock Test of RRB NTPC Stage 1. This will benefit you in many ways. Firstly, you get the look & feel of the questions in the actual exam. And you also get to know your national rank amidst thousands of other aspirants. You also get to know your weak areas so that you can put extra efforts to improve upon them.

## Get Familiar with the Exam Pattern

In this article, we are focussing on the preparation strategy you should adopt for the Mathematics Section of RRB NTPC. This section will have 30 questions of 30 marks and you get a composite time of 90 minutes for the complete stage 1 exam. Considering that there are 2 other sections (General Intelligence and Reasoning & General Awareness), you need to solve mathematics questions as fast as possible and with minimal error, as there is a negative marking of 0.33 mark for each incorrectly answered question.

## Know the Syllabus & Start Practicing

Since you need to max out your output in the minimal time possible and with maximum accuracy, it’s important that you do a lot of practice in this section. Please keep in mind that if practising is important, reviewing your performance and accordingly working on your weak areas are equally important. Mock Tests are one useful tool for practice. Not only Mock Tests provide you with detailed solutions, but they also compare your performance with that of the topper so that you know how much more you need to improve on your performance.

Let’s have a look at the syllabus of the Mathematics Section of RRB NTPC CBT 1.

• Decimals
• Elementary Algebra
• Elementary Statistics
• Fractions
• Geometry and Trigonometry
• LCM & HCF
• Mensuration
• Number System
• Percentage
• Profit and Loss
• Ratio and Proportions
• Simple and Compound Interest
• Time and Distance
• Time and Work

## Practice, Analyze, Repeat

Practice at least 50-70 questions on each of the topics mentioned above. This will ensure that you will get crystal-clear clarity of the concepts. Also, the fact that you will get to face different kinds of questions. Developing & using your own shortcuts are very important from the perspective of this exam as only speed can get you ahead in this race. So, please bear in mind that whatever shortcuts you’re using, you understand the logic behind them. And this will come only by practice. Also, consider buying the RRB NTPC Package which has 20 Mock Tests of Stage 1 and costs only Rs 225. Practising via Mock Tests will help you have a systematic practice along with a timely evaluation of your performance.

We hope that this article will be helpful in your preparation. Let us know in the comments section below.

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