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Which book is better to prepare for the RRB Group D exam?

If you want to apply and appear in the RRB Group D exam, then it is necessary to have strong initial preparation, with the help of which you can crack this exam and get success in getting a job. But for this, you need the right material and books for practice and study. If the RRB Group D exam is done according to the right strategy, then you can clear it from here. But due to the massive competition, the cut off of the RRB Group D exam is getting higher. Therefore, with the help of important books of RRB Group D, you can be successful in it by doing regular practice.

However, in the meantime news is coming out that the Group D exam can be taken by the Railways in the month of December. So in such a situation, let us tell you that the Group D exam is not going to be easy. In General, the railway needs people for 1,03,769 posts, where no of applicants are Two Crore. That means roughly 200 people are competing for one post.

Mode of Exam Computer-Based
Total Time 1 hr. 30 min.
Total Questions 100
Type of Questions  MCQ

RRB Group D Syllabus 2021-22

The syllabus of RRB Group D is mainly of class 10 level in which General Intelligence and Reasoning section plays a major role and it has more weightage. Usually, the questions from Maths and General Science can be of class 10 NCERT level. And General Awareness questions are often taken from Static GK and Current Affairs.

Maths 25
General Knowledge 25
General Intelligence/Reasoning 30
General Awareness/Current Affairs 20

Yes, there will be a Negative marking of .25 marks

Prepare Maths from NCERT Book for Group D Exam

If you want to prepare for Maths for the Group D exam, then the NCERT Maths book is the best book for you. Because the math questions asked in the Group D exam are basic questions. That is to say, the questions related to Class Six Seven at Nine Ten are asked in Group D. If we talk about Math. So if we have to prepare for the match, then we can do it very easily by taking the NCERT Book of Class Six Seven at Nine-Ten.

Some people do not know this, then those people start solving heavy math questions and start preparing for heavy questions. In such a situation, it happens that you do not read the basic questions and wear more heavy questions which are of no importance from the exam point of view. So when you will go through heavy questions and sit in the exam and see so many basic questions, you will feel that you will answer all the questions but in reality, you will make some mistake somewhere. Therefore, you should prepare for Group D Maths subject from NCERT books only.

Mathematics Books for RRB Group D

All these books are very beneficial for all the candidates preparing for the RRB Group D Recruitment 2021 exam; all these books will be helpful for the study of Mathematics.

For Mathematics, RRB Group D Aspirants follow these mentioned books.

Name of Book Author Publisher
Practice Book on Quicker Maths, 2nd Edition M.Tyra, K.Kundan Magical Book Series
Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations 17th Edition R.S Aggarwal S.Chand Publisher
Fast Track Objective Arithmetic Rajesh Varma Arihant Publishers
Quantitative Aptitude for All Competitive Examinations Abhijit Guha Mc Graw Hill
Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation Disha Publication

RRB Group D Books for General Intelligence Reasoning

The following books are suitable to understand and practice Reasoning and General Intelligence for the candidates preparing for RRB Group D Recruitment 2021 Exam.

Name of Book Author Publisher
Test of Reasoning Edgar Thorpe Pearson
A Modern Approach to Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning R.S Aggarwal S.Chand Publisher
Logical and Analytical Reasoning A.K Gupta Ramesh Publishing House
A New Approach To Reasoning B.S Sijwali

RRB Group D Books for General Science

These books will help the RRB Group D aspirants with the concepts of General Science with proper solutions and exercises as well as previous year questions.

Name of Book Publisher
Lucent’s General Knowledge (Science section) Lucent Publication
General Science for Competitive Exams (Objective & Subjective) BK Editorial Board
Rapid Fire GK Book Disha Publication

RRB Group D Books for General Awareness and Current Affairs

These books will help the RRB Group D aspirants clear the general awareness section, with news about the current happening of the world.

Name of Book Publisher
Lucent’s General Knowledge Lucent Publication
Pratiyogita Darpan Upkar Publication
Manorama Year Book (English) Malayala Manorama

Avoid giving wrong Answers

  • In this exam, you not only have to give correct answers but also avoid giving wrong answers. Because if you give a wrong answer then so does your number and your time is also wasted.
  • So if you are not 100% sure about the answer to any question, then leave that question and move on.


In fact, a well-done preparation with good and authentic books is all you need to crack any recruitment exam. Better books always prove to be a better guide. So, in order to prepare for the Group-D exam, if we choose the books in the above way and study them with full dedication and sincerity, then it is not difficult to crack this exam.

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