# SSB OIR Test Sample Questions

On day 1 of SSB interview candidates have to face the screening test, two rounds are conducted under this – the first OIR test and second is PPDT (picture perception and description test). Merit is created on the basis of the candidate’s performance in both tests. We can say that the first test conducted in the SSB interview is Officer Intelligence Rating Test, OIR test is a written exam consisting of 54-55 questions consisting of simple linguistic, logical, analytical, and mathematical questions to test the common sense of the candidates.

Officer Intelligence Rating Test Syllabus

Officer Intelligence Rating Test consists of two sections Verbal and Non-verbal:

Verbal section in Officer Intelligence Rating Test consists of questions based on topics such as: Relationship, Jumbled words, Coding/Decoding, Multiple choice question,  Antonym and synonym, reconstruction of the sentence, one word substitution, Odd one out, common sense and alphabet test, Arithmetic questions.

Non-verbal section in Officer Intelligence Rating Test consist of questions based on topics such as: Which figure is different from the other, Completion of series, Locate the concealed figure, Fill in the correct figure.

### SSB OIR Test Sample Questions

Numerical Ability – Officer Intelligence Rating Test

Q. By how many degrees a minute hand rotates in 45 minutes

• 90o
• 180o
• 270o
• 45o

Absurd Statements and Statement Justification – Officer Intelligence Rating Test

Instructions: A statement has been provided in the question; choose from the option if the statement

Q. Milky Way is galaxy from which we get milk when it rains

• True
• False
• Probable
• Absurd

Similar Cubes – Officer Intelligence Rating Test

Instructions: Find if the following cubes are similar or not, choose yes or no from the option

Q.

(a) Yes

(b) No

Cube Sets – Officer Intelligence Rating Test

Q.

• Cube A
• Cube B
• Cube C
• None of the above

Last Digit – Officer Intelligence Rating

Q. Write the last digit of the smallest number from the following given

467922, 468910, 461093, 497252

_____

Series Completion – Officer Intelligence Rating Test

Instruction: Choose the correct alternative and complete the given series

Q. 1, 3, 5, 7, ___

• 8
• 9
• 10
• 11

Coding and Decoding – Officer Intelligence Rating Test

1. If in a certain language, DELHI is coded as EFMIJ, how is BOMBAY coded in that code ?
• EKNVDQ
• GMPVDS
• EMNXDS
• HNQYGT

How to Prepare for Officer Intelligence Rating Test

The common misconception about OIR test is that it didn’t get much weightage as compare to PPDT in assessment. It is a set of both verbal and nonverbal reasoning test. The candidate has to solve more number of questions in less time. Candidates have to atleast clear this exam with minimum cut off marks no matter how well his/her PPDT has gone.

There are no shortcuts when it comes to Officer Intelligence Rating test preparation, candidate has to go through the syllabus and pick the topics one by one and start preparing for it, more a candidate practice on the topics the better his/her performance will be. The questions asked in Officer Intelligence Rating Test are very basic and can be mastered with a little bit of daily practice.

SSBCrack has started an online program named SSBCrack Exams which provides online practice test series on OIR Officer Intelligence Rating test, aspirants can enroll themselves in this program to prepare well in advance and improve their chances to clear SSB interview. To enroll Click Here

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1. satya prakash

dear sir, i have solve 50 question, but in that my 23 were wrong now i want to check my answer with solution. so , anyone try to help me. i need the solution... plz anyone help.........
2. Vidhayak jssghshhshshsns

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3. Sbn

Sounds good
1. Keshor

What is the answer of decoding question
4. Akash

all the questions except that of the cube is simple,how can we solve it .
1. Aryan raghav

Rotate it 90° so the face on the right side will hide and a new face appears.
5. Himanshu verma

Can any one help in solving similar cubes question. And the concept we need to use in solving such kind of questions?
1. Ratan Laishram

Yes, cube has 6 faces, two of them are similar, tell me if I wrong
6. Bhawana

HNQYGT Is the answer of last question
1. vikrant raina

2. likhith

How did u get the answer plz what's app me how you solved it. +91 9945622506
3. ako

wrong hai
4. Shagun

Can you just explain the logic please?
5. rahul

the logic is the letter after the one other for example D E L H I E F M I J so the answer for B O M B A Y would be C P N - - -
6. Rohitr

bro ...explain me .....
7. Kabir

The options provided are wrong, it was a test & you failed!!
7. Tushar Sehgal

The answer to the last question is CPNCBZ.
8. Anchy

last question is wrong
1. PRIME

LAST QUESTION IS CORRECT THE OPTIONS NEED CORRECTION
9. akash tyagi

Last question needs improvement
1. Ashtuosh verma

10. Sudama

Anyone help me with similar cube type questions

Sir i want to buy oir book from where i will get it
12. abhishek

last question is wrong ..i can bet
13. parth

can i know the answer of last question and the about cube set
14. MINAXI KANWAR

SORRY LAST QUESTION
1. parth

2. AMOL

Last question is correct but option are wrong. Correct ans is CPNCBZ. as u can see in word DELHI, next alphabet is taken like after D comes E, after E comes F, after L comes M and so on. So in case of BOMBAY, after B comes C, after O comes P, after M comes N, and so on.
15. swati

plz explain cube set
1. rohit

Rohit Joshi I will teach u
2. MINAXI KANWAR

i think first question of cording nd decording is wrong because there is no right option.the right answer is CPNCBZ
16. Shreyansh nigam

I think so that the options of 1 questIon of coding decoding is wrong as bcz there is no right option that matches so plz make it correct .. According. To me answer is CPNCBZ
17. Iqbal Singh

The last ques is actually wrong. Delhi has been coded by simply placing the next letter instead of the original one. So Bombay should be starting with a C, but it ain't hence its wrong.
18. RD

I mean the ans of coding / decoding
19. RD

How it will be 4th option...pls explain
1. payal

options are wrong correct answer is cpncbz
20. Shubham

how the answer is 4 otion saket mishra
21. vijay

Ya its use full but the question like shape analysation is not enough