India a vast country holding different sectors of the economy and job sections. It happens to recruit many of its students to work and engage in serving the country. Courses are set to ensure knowledge is passed on various positions in the government and other private jobs.
The Indian railway is one of the largest job hubs in the country. It takes up a lot of workers each year who serve in different categories. Students have to go through various examination to determine who qualifies for the job.
Railways recruitment board offers different courses about railway sector. we shift focus and learn about the ALP technical exam which segmented into four section namely:
- First stage CBT
- Second stage CBT
- Computer based aptitude test
- Document verification.
When one goes through this four stages they qualify to work in the railway sector as assistant loco pilot. Post are advertised now and then for students who have successfully completed the course. However, achieving the best marks requires a lot of effort and studies. Besides the normal books and syllabus, you need to use reference books for better tackling of the exam.
Here we have different books according the category of study. Note the first stage is divided into:
- General science
- General awareness.
What are the best reference books for the RRB ALP?
1. General intelligence
|A modern approach to verbal and non-verbal reasoning||R.S Aggarwal||s.chand publishers|
|Test of reasoning||Edgar Thorpe||Pearson|
2. RRB ALP books for mathematics
|Name of the book||Author||Publisher|
|Quantitative for competitive examination 17th edition||R.S Aggarwal||s.chand publisher|
|Practice book on quicker math 2nd edition||M.Tyra K.Kundan||Magical book series|
|Fast track objective Arithmetic||Rajesh Varma||Arihant publishers|
3. RRB ALP books for general awareness and current affairs
|Name of book||Author||Publisher|
|Lucent’s general knowledge||–||Lucent publication|
|Pratiyogita Darpan||–||Upkar publication|
|Manorama year book 2017 English||–||Manorama|
4. RRB ALP books general science
|Name of the book||Publisher|
|Lucent’s general knowledge science||Lucent publication|
All reference books are well formulated to assist students in their study; they have great content. Which is meant to supplement with what the students have learnt in the normal syllabus and notes. Here the students can make a choice on what to take. Each of the book is recommended by the ministry and other education bodies in the country.
Note not just any book is of use, have proper guidance form the trainers on how to go about the reference books. They are published by re-known authors and publishers thus gaining confidence of their eligibility.
Effective study before the one goes for the exam
- Use the reference books: Check on the book which suits you best, ensure you have the syllabus as it guides on the books and topics to tackle.
- Timetable: Allocate time for each subject form simplest to most complex one. Timetable also helps handle all the reference books and normal notes accordingly.
- Rest and leisure: Have time to rest and relax, this helps rejuvenate the mind and set you in exam handling.