Gun Carriage Factory Multi-Tasking Staff Exam Syllabus & Pattern

The Ordnance Factory Board (Minstry of Defence) has issued syllabus & written test pattern of Multi-Tasking Staff at Gun Carriage Factory, Jabalpur. We are providing the complete subject wise syllabus of MTS.

The Gun Carriage Factory has issued recrutiment on 9th Sept 2015. The admit card shall be uploaded soon. The tentative dates for written test is 7th February 2016. The GUN CARRIAGE FACTORY JABALPUR/ KANPUR issue lots of trademan/ semi-skilled (electrician/electronics)/ painter/ miller etc. If you have filled the online application of Multi-tasking staff (MTS) then please download previous years solved question paper/ books to prepare for recruitment written test.

Download Syllabus.

The question papers consist of four section – General Intelligence/ English/ Numerical Aptitute and General Awareness (GK).

  1. General Intelligence: It would include questions of non-verbal type. The test would include questions on similarities and differences, space visualization, problem solving, analysis, judgement, decision making, visual memory, discriminating observation, relationship concepts, figure classification, arithmetical number series etc. The test will also include questions designed to test the candidate’s abilities to deal with abstract ideas and symbols and their relationship, arithmetical computation and other analytical functions.
  2. English Language: Candidate’s understanding of the Basics of English Language, its vocabulary, grammar, sentence structure, synonyms, antonyms and its correct usage, etc. His/Her writing ability would be tested.
  3. Numerical Aptitude: This paper will include questions on problem relating to Number Systems, Computation of Whole Numbers, Decimals and Fractions and relationship between Numbers, Fundamental Arithmetical Operations, Percentages, Ratio and Proportion, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Use of Table and Graphs, Mensuration, Time and Distance, Ratio and Time, Time and Work etc.
  4. General Awareness: Questions will be designed to test the ability of the candidate’s general awareness of the environment around him/her and its application to society. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of an educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining to Sports, History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General policy including Indian Constitution and Scientific Research etc. These questions will be such that they do not require a special study of any discipline.

LANGUAGE FOR WRITTEN EXAMINATION: Question paper will be bilingual i.e. in English/Hindi except Part-C (General English) which will be set in English only.

Exam Pattern.

The Written Test will consist of one objective type multiple choice question paper of 150 marks as shown below:

Part Subject Maximum Marks No. of Questions Duration for General Candidates Duration for Visually Handicapped Candidates

General Intelligence & Reasoning

(10th Standard)

25 25 2 Hours 2 Hour 40 Minutes

Numerical Aptitude

(10th Standard)

25 25
C General English (10th Standard) 50 50

General Awareness

(10th Standard)

50 50

Question paper will be bilingual i.e. in English/Hindi except Part-C (General English) which will be set in English only. There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer. The merit of the candidates will be decided on the basis of the total marks scored in the Written Examination.