FCI Phase II Exam Analysis


FCI Phase II Exam Analysis

FCI Phase II Exam Analysis

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FCI Phase II Exam Analysis 2019: Check Detailed Analysis

Food Corporation of India conducted the FCI Phase II exam for a total of 4103 Vacancies for various posts of Junior Engineer (JE) (Civil Engineering / Electrical Mechanical Engineering), Assistant Grade-II (AG-II) (Hindi), Steno Grade-ii, Typist (Hindi) and Assistant Grade-III (AG III) (General / Accounts / Technical / Depot). The FCI Phase II Paper I is over and now candidates must be waiting for the FCI Phase II exam Analysis. This post will provide you all the information regarding the FCI Phase II Paper I exam held today. You will get an idea of the questions asked and what should be the good attempts to surpass the cut off marks.

FCI Phase II Exam Analysis: Good Attempts

The Paper I of FCI Phase II exam is common to many posts and we will be providing the analysis for the same. The Paper I includes five sections namely the Reasoning/General Intelligence, English language, Computer proficiency, General Awareness/Current events & Data analysis/Numerical Ability/Data Interpretation. The paper I was said to be moderate level and the section-wise distribution of the number of good attempts is shown in the below table.

Name of the Test No. of Qs Good Attempts Duration
1 Reasoning/General Intelligence 30 22-26 90 Minutes
2 English language 20 14-17
3 Computer proficiency 20 12-15
4 General Awareness/Current events 30 20-22
5 Data analysis/Numerical Ability/Data Interpretation 20 11-13
Total 120 86-93

FCI Phase II Exam Analysis: Reasoning/General Intelligence

The General Intelligence/ reasoning section asked in the FCI Phase II paper I consist of the topics mentioned below. It is said to be of Moderate Level. A total of 30 questions were asked from this section that included questions from Puzzle, Coding-decoding, direction, alphabet, inequality etc. Puzzle and seating arrangement dominated and covered maximum questions. Some questions were lengthy.
4 puzzles

  • seating arrangement- circle- (Name, 8 people, one variable (Cartoon)
  • linear- north face seating (city)
  • Floor based- 4 floor, 2 FLAT (N & M) M is in west, N is in east, and city was given
  • Mix Puzzle- 7 person (City’s name) (their age)
  • Order ranking -6 people (according to Height)
  • One question from word- “WRESTING”- Arrange letter in alphabetical order, then change vowels with their preceding letter & change consonant with succeeding letter. Then find out how many letters repeat?
Topics No. of Questions Level
Puzzles and Seating Arrangement 18 Moderate
Syllogism 4 Easy
Blood relation 3 Easy- moderate
order and ranking 3 Easy- moderate
Miscellaneous 2 Moderate
Total 30 Easy-moderate

FCI Phase II Exam Analysis: English language

English Language section consists of a total of 20 questions from different topics as mentioned in the table below. The level of English language section was of easy to moderate.

  • Idiom- So far so good
  • Idiom- Man of all seasons
  • Synonym- Discuss (Asked in Reading Comprehension)
  • Sentence rearrangement- based on paragraph
Topic No. of Questions Level
Reading Comprehension 5 Moderate
Error Detection 5 Easy-moderate
Filler 2 Easy
Idioms 3 Easy-moderate
Sentence Rearrangement 5 Easy
Total 20 Easy-moderate

FCI Phase II Exam Analysis: Data analysis/Numerical Ability/Data Interpretation

The Data Analysis/Numerical Ability Section is considered to be a tough one according to many aspirants. The FCI Phase II exam consisted of 20 questions from this section. The questions were of a moderate level. Check the below table for the topic-wise distribution of questions and good attempts.

  • DI- 2 pie chart in one DI (No. Of employees- 3500) (No. of male- 2400) – 5 questions
  • DI – No. of visitors at a place, Ratio- no. of members/ no. of non-members, No. of female members visited that club (5 questions)
  • In Data Sufficiency, one question was asked from Probability.
Topic No. of Questions Level
Data Interpretation(one tabular n 1 pie chart) 10 Moderate-difficult
Number Series
Quadratic Equation
Arithmetic Word Problems
(Profit and Loss,
Problem on Ages,
SI & CI etc)
5 Easy- moderate
Data Sufficiency 5 Moderate
Total 20 Moderate-difficult

FCI Phase II Exam Analysis: Computer proficiency

Computer Proficiency sections consist of topics such as History and Generation of Computers, Introduction to Computer Organisation, Computer Memory, Computer Hardware and I/O Devices, Computer Software, Computer Languages, Operating System, Computer Network, Internet, etc. A total of 20 questions were asked from this section and the level was said to easy. The good attempts of this section as per the review by students is 12-15

  • Low-level language
  • shortcut keys
  • ctrl+M in Excel?
  • One question related to LAN
  • Which of these is not a search engine
  • Which of these is not an output device? Joystick
  • One question from Binary digit.
  • How many layers in OSI Model?

FCI Phase II Exam Analysis: General Awareness/Current events

General Awareness section in the FCI Phase II Paper I exam consisted of 30 questions from current affairs and static gk. Current affairs were mainly asked from the last 6-7 months. As per the review, this section was of easy to moderate level. The questions asked in the general awareness section are mentioned below:

  • Ajit Doval reappointed as?
  • Padma Bhushan- MS Dhoni
  • Book by Pranab Mukherjee
  • women hockey team captain name
  • India will surpass China to be the most populous city by which year?
  • Who is the author of “My Life, My Mission”


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