Railway Technician Exam 2013 for railway recruitment

Railway Technician Exam 2013
Railway Technician Exam 2013:Indian Railway technical cadre exam is conducted by various RRBs (Railway Recruitment Boards) to recruit Group C officers in technical categories at divisional level including Civil, mechanical, electrical engineering, signal and telecommunication etc.The related vacancies are advertised by Boards in Employment News / Rojgar Samachar and on their websites.

RAILWAY EXAM DETAILS
Technician Exam in Indian Railway is going to held for recruitment of the persons to the vacant posts of various different Department Technicians in Railways of India. The Indian Railways offers huge jobs opportunity of Technicians in the Department of different Zones to provide the individual a better career in the Railways.
RAILWAY TECHNICIAN EXAM SYLLABUS 2013
The job aspirants who have applied for the Railway Technician recruitment 2013 must go through the Syllabus of the Indian Railways Technician Exam for better preparation and to encourage competitive sprite.
Technical Exam Pattern - The job aspirants who are going to appear for the exam must know that the Railways Technicians Exam will be an objective type question paper consisting of 100 multiple choice questions and the time duration will be given is of 90 minutes for accomplish the written test. On every wrong choice selection their also a negative marking procedure will held according to which 1/3 mark will be deducted from the total scoring marks. The Railway Technician Exam 2012 is  soon going to conduct by the Indian Railways recruitment Board and the question paper will be in different languages English, Hindi and the local languages.
TECHNICIAN SYLLABUS
Syllabus and selection process of technical cadre exam is according to the job profiles in various posts. Main content of exam are General English, arithmetic ability, General knowledge, Analytical and quantitative skills and Knowledge in the subjects covered in minimum educational qualifications. The written exam generally lasts for 90 minutes. 
1.General Awareness
2.General Intelligence
3.Arithmetic Ability
4.Reasoning Ability
5.Technical Ability
Above Syllabus for list of Technical post- Technician Signal Gr.II, Technician Signal Gr.III, Telecom Maintainer Gr.III, Technicians in Electrical, Wireman, Electrical Train Lighting, Electrical fitter, Diesel Electrical Fitter, Armature Winder, Switch Board Attendant, Crane Driver, Technician Electronics, Technician TRS/RSO, Fitter Workshop, Rivetter, Track Machine, Motor Vehicle Driver, Operator cum Driver, Carpenter, Pipe Fitter, Plumber Fitter, Pump Operator, AC Fitter, AC Mechanic, Refrigeration and Air Conditioner, Refregeration Mechanic, Painter, Blacksmith, Mason, Building constructor, Furnaceman, Moulder, Trimmer, Pollisher, Mammerman, Weighbridge, Machine Offset Printing, Furnaceman, Composing, Binding and many more.
RAILWAY TECHNICIAN EXAM SAMPLE QUESTION PAPER 2012
GENERAL AWARENESS -
Q-1 IES stands for ----------
(a) Indian Economic Service
(b) Indian Engine Service
(c) Indian Eastern Service
(d) None
Q-2 Which of the following is a university?
(a) STD
(b) HPL
(c) LPU
(d) None
Q-3 LPU stands for -------------
(a) Lovely Professional University
(b) Lonely Professional University
(c) Laser Plate Unit
(d) None
Q-4 RTI stands for ---------------------
(a) Right to interest
(b) Right to information
(c) Right to interrogate
(d) None
ANSWERS -
1. (a) Indian Economic Service
2. (c) LPU
3. (a) Lovely Professional University
4. (b) Right to information

GENERAL ENGLISH -
Q-1 Error Finding - Find out the correct option out of given options
The revival for (a) / mutual fund industry is (b) / crucial for wealth creation (c) / in the economy (d) / No error (e)
Q-2 Word Power
Heft
(a) Anger (b) An effort
(c) Extent (d) Proper
Q-3 Idioms and Phrases - Find out the correct meaning of Idioms and Phrases from the four alternatives
To lose ground
(a) Warmly (b) Hopeful
(c) Fail to keep position (d) None of these
Q-4 Vocabulary Antonyms
Irreligious
(a) Effect (b) Mound (c) Exhume (d) Irreligious
ANSWERS -
1. a - Replace ‘for’ by ‘of’
2. b
3. c
4. d
QUANTITATIVE TEST -
Q-1 In 5/6: : 9/8, 5/6 is
(a) IInd ratio (b) Ist ratio (c) Third ratio (d) None
Q-2 In 5/6 : : 9/5, 9/5 is
(a) Ist ratio (b) Third ratio (c) IInd ratio (d) None
Q-3 In 4/5 : : 9/7, : : is the symbol for
(a) Ratio (b) Proportional (c) a & b (d) None
Q-4 60 ´70 ´ 130
(a) 42 (b) 91 (c) 1 (d) None
ANSWERS -
1. b Ist ratio
2. c IInd ratio
3. b Proportional
4. c 1

REASONING ABILITY -
Q-1 What is the Synonym of House?
(a) Home
(b) Treat
(c) Burn
(d) Colt
Q-2 As Odometer is used to measure speed. Similarly Ammeter is used to measure----------
(a) Wind velocity
(b) Heat
(c) Current
(d) None
Q-3 As Joule is unit of energy. In the same way solid angle is the unit of --------.
(a) Radians
(b) Steradian
(c) Mho
(d) None
Q-4 As Newton is unit of force. In the same way seconds is the unit of---------
(a) Time
(b) Velocity
(c) Acc.
(d) None
ANSWERS -
1. a Home
2. c Current
3. b Steradian
4. a Time