RPF SI 2020 Answer Key
The Railway Protection Force (RPF) and Railway Protection Special Force have released the answer key for the RPF recruitment examination conducted for the RPF Constable Ancillary Post. Candidates who had appeared for the examination can now check their answers here. There were a large number of candidates who had appeared for the RPF exam 2019. Here in this blog, we have provided detailed information regarding the RPF Answer key 2019 for the constable post. Go through the blog completely to know more.
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RPF Answer Key 2019
The RPF answer key is released on the official website. A notification on the website reads, “Candidates can view their answer sheet of the CBT exam from 20:00 hrs of April 11, 2019, to
RPF SI 2020 Answer Key
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RPF SI Answer Key 2020
The provisional RPF SI 2020 answer key will be released for Computer Based Test (CBT) a few days after the completion of the test. Along with the answer key, the window to raise objection and question papers will also be made available. Candidates can access RPF SI answer key through the login window. Objections against the answer key will be accepted online only within the specified deadline. Using the RPF SI answer key 2020, candidates will be able to check the correct answers to the questions asked in the exam. On the basis of the correct and incorrect answers, candidates will be able to calculate the probable score. The final answer key is released after reviewing the objections submitted by candidates.
RPF SI Answer Key Dates 2020
RPF SI dates pertaining to the release of answer key are given in the table below:
Conduct of exam
Release of answer key
How to download RPF SI Answer Key 2020?
Candidates can follow the steps below to download the answer key of RPF SI.
Visit the official website
Enter name, date of birth, exam date, batch and captcha
Click tab ‘View attempted Question Paper’
The answer key is displayed on the screen
RPF SI Marking Scheme
There are 120 questions in total and each question is for 1 mark.
The maximum score is 120.
For each correct answer, a candidate is awarded 1 mark.
And for each incorrect answer, there is a deduction of 1/3 marks.
There is no deduction of marks for unattempted question.
How to calculate score using RPF SI Answer Key 2020?
The process to calculate the score using the answer key is given below:
In the answer key, the correct answers are shown in green colour.
If the answer is correct then the blue and green colour line can be seen on the same option.
Candidates need to count the number of correct and incorrect answers.
Multiply the number of right answers by 1 and incorrect answers by 1/3.
Deduct the total sum of the incorrect answers from the correct ones that will give candidates their probable score.
Formula to calculate marks
Total score= (Number of Right answers) x 1 – (Number of incorrect answers) x 1/3
RPF SI Answer Key 2020: Normalisation of Marks
RPF SI exam is conducted in multiple shifts, as a result of which, there is are variations in the difficulty level of question papers. To adjust the variations in the difficulty level of question papers across various sessions, normalisation of marks is done. The normalisation is done using the standardised formula.
How to raise objections against RPF SI answer key?
Candidates can raise an objection if any against the answer key. The objection can be filed online on the official website of RPF SI. To submit the challenges, candidates need to pay Rs 50 for each objection. Here is how candidates can raise an objection against the answer key.
Go to the official website
Select the ‘View Answersheet’ option
Choose the group
Fill the Roll Number, Date of Birth, Date of Exam, Batch and captcha code in the login window
When the objection window is generated, enter question number, category, objection related to the question
Click on ‘Make Payment’ button
Click ‘Yes’ if you are ready for payment’
The process will be complete only after fee payment
Instructions related to answer key objections
In the question paper view, the correct alternative is highlighted in green and the answer is highlighted in blue.
Enter question number against which objection has to be raised
You have to enter an objection against a question in the objection field
Click on add objection button to raise objections
Objections must be entered in English only.
Objections can be raised only against questions and their alternatives
You have to select the relevant category of objection
Objections once submitted cannot be edited later
Once submitted, new objections cannot be added
For each objection raised and submitted candidates need to pay Rs 50 plus the bank charges
If the objection is found to be correct then the amount paid and bank charges against the respective objection will be refunded.
Types of RPF SI Answer Key
RPF SI answer key is released in two stages:
Provisional answer key: The provisional answer key is released so that candidates can raise objections if they find any mistake in the answers.
Final answer key: The final answer key is released after reviewing the objections submitted by the candidates. The objections submitted by candidates are reviewed by the experts. If the objections are found to be correct, the examination authority revises the answers and published the final answer key.
Importance of RPF SI Answer Key 2020
The answer key contains the correct answer for CBT.
Using RPF SI answer key, candidates can cross-check their marked answers.
The answer key will help candidates to calculate the probable score.
RPF SI Result 2020
The result is announced post the release of the answer key. RPF SI result is announced online on the official website. Based on the CBT result, candidates 10 times the number of category-wise vacancies are called for the PET and PMT.
RPF SI Cut off 2020
To be shortlisted for PET and PMT, candidates need to secure the minimum qualifying marks as well as cutoff marks in CBT. The cut off is decided by the examination authority based on the number of test-takers, the difficulty level of exam, number of vacancies, etc. Candidates securing RPF SI cut off marks make it to the merit list. The minimum qualifying marks is given below:
Category Minimum Percentage of Marks
UR & OBC 35%
RPF SI Answer Key 2020 FAQs
Q. When is RPF SI answer key released?
A. The answer key is released a few days after the completion of the exam.
Q. Who releases the answer key?
A. RPF SI answer key is released by the Ministry of Railways.
Q. Where can I check the answer key?
A. The answer key can be checked online on the official website.
Q. What details are required to download RPF SI answer key?
A. The answer key can be downloaded by logging with name, date of birth, exam date and batch and captcha
Q. Why is RPF SI answer key is important?
A. The answer key is important because it helps candidates to calculate the probable score.
Q. Is there any facility to challenge the answer key?
A. Yes, there is facility to challenge the answer key.
Q. How can I challenge the answer key?
A. The objections can be submitted online on the official website.
Q. Is there any fee to challenge the answer key?
A. Yes, candidates need to pay Rs 50 plus the bank charges.
Q. How can I calculate the probable score?
A. The probable score can be calculated by following the marking scheme prescribed by the examination authority.
Q. When is the final answer key released?
A. The final answer key is released after reviewing the objections
Q. Is the result based on the provisional/final answer key?
A. The result is based on the final answer key.
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