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April 19, 2014

Postal Assistant, Sorting Assistant Examination 2014 Syllabus, Question Paper & Guide Books [Assam Circle]

The date of examination for the recruitment of 126 posts of Postal Assistant and Sorting Assistant in Department of Posts, Assam Postal Circle is announced. For the Assam circle the examination will be held on 27th April 2014 at 10 AM to 12 Noon.

Candidates may download the Admit Cards by Logging into the following website from today to exam date.Please keep visiting the website for exam schedules for other Postal Circles & updates.

Syllabus & Pattern of Examination

Aptitude Test (Paper-I)

The applicants shall be subjected to an Aptitude Test with a total 100 maximum mark covering the following subjects/topics. Aptitude Test (Paper-I) will be comprising four parts (Part A, B, C & D). The duration of the Aptitude Test will be for 2 hours (120 minutes). There is no negative marking.

A. General Knowledge: 25 Questions on current events, sports, history, geography, basic economics, general polity, Indian Constitution, science environment etc.
B. Mathematics: 25 questions on Maths of matriculation standard which may cover number system, simplification, decimals, corrections, simple and compound interest, percentage, average, profit & loss, discount, menstruation, time & work and time & distance etc.
C. English: 25 questions on Grammar (prepositions, adverbs, conjunction,direct/ indirect speech, singular & plural, tenses, antonyms/synonym.
D. Reasoning and analytical Ability: 25 questions on Reasoning and analytical Ability .
Computer/ Typing Test (Paper-II)

The computer test for Postal Assistant consists of following two parts:

1.0 Test of computer typing: You have to type a passage (of 450 words in English or 375 words in Hindi) within a duration of 15 minutes. Minimum typing speed should be 30/25 w.p.m. respectively.

2.0 Test of data entry knowledge: This test consists of data comprising of figures and letters to test the knowledge of data entry. This again has to be completed within a duration of 15 minutes.

Guide Books and Question Papers

One can find guide books for Postal Assistant, Sorting Assistant Examination 2014 in nearby bookshop or can buy online from . All you need an ATM card or Internet Banking facility. The books will be delivered by maximum 3 to 5 days. Note: Flipkart is one of the most reliable online store.

Note: Guide book should not read for concept. It should be used only for last minute revision and for a quick glance. Text book is more preferable. 

We found following two guide books as best possible resources for the examination.

Price: Rs 181 /-

Price: Rs 195/- 

3.  Current Affairs 2014 for Civil Services PCS and All Other Examination 6th Edition 
Price: Rs 120/- 

4. Manorama Year Book 2014 

Price: Rs 200/-