# Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) Non-technical Popular Categories (NTPC) Exam Study Material 2022

RRB NTPC exam is a highly competitive exam, which requires dedicated preparation. The exam is conducted in several stages, which includes the 2 stage Computer based test (CBT) followed by a skill test (for some of the posts). The 2 stage CBT emphasises on subjects like mathematics, general intelligence & reasoning, and general awareness. More information regarding the 2 stage CBT syllabus, important resources and study materials to clear this stage are provided on this page.

If you are planning to write the RRB NTPC 2022 examination, refer to the links given in the table below.

## Study Materials for the 2 Stage CBT RRB NTPC Exam 2021-2022

The 2 stage Computer based test focuses on the topics related to mathematics, general awareness and general intelligence and reasoning. A list of important topics (as per the RRB NTPC notification dated 2019), relevant study materials and books are given in the tables below.

### Mathematics in RRB NTPC Exam 2021-2022

Important topics on Mathematics mentioned in the RRB NTPC notification are given in the table below

Important Topics Related to Mathematics in RRB NTPC Exam 2021-2022

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

### Important Resources on RRB NTPC Mathematics Exam 2021-2022

Names of important books and other resources related to Mathematics are given in the tables below

Books for RRB NTPC Mathematics Exam

 S.No. Name of Books Name of Authors/Other Publications 1. Quantitative Aptitude Quantum CAT Sarvesh K. Verma, Arihant Publications 2. How to Prepare for Quantitative Aptitude for CAT Arun Sharma 3. Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations R.S. Aggarwal, S.Chand Publications

Important Resources on RRB NTPC Mathematics Exam

### General Intelligence and Reasoning in RRB NTPC Exam 2021-2022

Important topics on General Intelligence and Reasoning mentioned in the RRB NTPC notification are given in the table below

Important Topics Related to General Intelligence and Reasoning in RRB NTPC Exam 2021-2022

 Analogies Puzzle Data Sufficiency Number and Alphabetical Series Venn Diagrams Statement- Conclusion Coding and Decoding Jumbling Statement- Courses of Action Mathematical Operations Syllogism Maps and interpretation of Graphs Similarities and Differences Analytical Reasoning Relationships

### Important Resources on RRB NTPC General Intelligence and Reasoning Exam 2021-2022

Names of important books and other resources related to General Intelligence and Reasoning are given in the tables below

Books for RRB NTPC Mathematics Exam

 S.No. Name of Books Name of Authors/Other Publications 1. A Modern Approach to Verbal and Non Verbal Reasoning R. S. Agarwal, S.Chand Publications 2. A New Approach to Reasoning: Verbal,  and Non-Verbal and Analytical B. S Sijwali & Indu Sijwali, Arihant Publications 4. How to Crack Test of Reasoning: In All Competitive Examinations Jaikishan and Premkishan, Arihant Publications

Important Resources on RRB NTPC  General Intelligence and Reasoning Exam

### General Awareness in RRB NTPC Exam 2021-2022

Important topics on General Awareness  mentioned in the RRB NTPC notification are given in the table below.

Important Topics Related to General Awareness in RRB NTPC Exam 2021-2022

 Current Events of National and International Importance General Science and Life Science (up to 10th CBSE) UN and other important World Organisations Games and Sports History of India and Freedom Struggle Current Events of International Importance Art and Culture of India Physical, Social and Economic Geography of India and World Environmental Issues Concerning India and World at Large Indian Literature Indian Polity and Governance- constitution and political system Basics of Computers and Computer Applications Monuments and Places of India General Scientific and Technological Developments including Space and Nuclear Program of India Common Abbreviations Transport Systems in India Famous Personalities of India and World Flagship Government Programs Indian Economy Flora and Fauna of India Important Government and Public Sector Organisations of India

### Important Resources on RRB NTPC General Awareness Exam 2021-2022

Names of important books and other resources related to General Awareness are given in the tables below.

Books for RRB NTPC General Awareness Exam

 S.No. Name of Books Name of Authors/Other Publications 1. Lucent’s General Knowledge Lucent’s Publication 2. Arihant General Knowledge 2020 Arihant Publication 3 Manorama Yearbook Mammen Mathew 4 Computer Awareness Arihant Publications 5 Computer Lucent’s Publications 6 Indian Economy Ramesh Singh 7 Indian Polity M Laxmikanth 8 A brief history of modern India – Rajiv Ahir (Spectrum Publications)

Important Resources on RRB NTPC General Awareness Exam