SSC-CGL Tier-I examination started from today i.e 5 August’17 and will continue till 24 August’17. We are here with the detailed exam analysis of all the 3 shifts held today.

We’ll be updating you with the pattern and type of questions of asked in today’s SSC-CGL examination. We have also compiled the majority of the memory based questions asked in the exam.

According to the reviews of the students, the paper held in all the three shifts was quite easy compared to the last year exam. Students were able to attempt the exam without much difficulty. The exam held in all the shifts were of same difficulty level. It is expected that the cut-off might go higher than the previous years as the difficulty level of the exam has not been higher.

 

Exam Pattern

Section

No. of questions

Level

English

25

Easy- Moderate

Quantitative Aptitude

25

Moderate

Reasoning (General Intelligence)

25

Easy

General Awareness

25

Easy

 

Detailed Section-Wise Exam Analysis 

(I) English language

No Reading Comprehension

There was a Cloze Test (5 blanks)

2 questions on Parajumbles

Topic

No. of questions

 No. of questions

No. of questions 

 

Slot-I

Slot-II

Slot-III

Sentence Improvement

3

3

 2

Error Detection

3

3

 1-2

Idioms/ Phrases

2-3

2

 2

Parajumbles

2-3

3

 0-2

Antonym/Synonym

3

3

 2

One word Substitutions

3

3

 2-3

Correct Spellings

2

3

 2

Cloze Test

5

5

 5

 

(II) Quantitative Aptitude

Most of the questions were Formula based and calculative.

 Topics

 No. of questions

No. of questions 

No. of questions 

 

Slot-I

Slot-II

Slot-III

Data Interpretation

5

5

4

Trignometry

2-3

4-5

 3-4

Geometry

2

3

 .3

Speed & Distance

1

1

 1

Time and Work

2

2

 2-3

Algebra

2-3

2

 2

Mensuration

1

1

 1

SI,CI , Profit/Loss

6

4

 3-4

Average and percentage

1

2

 1

 

(III) Reasoning (General Intelligence)

 Topics

 No. of questions

No. of questions 

No. of questions 

 

Slot- I

Slot-II

Slot-III

Odd-one-out

2-3

3-4

 2-3

Non-Verbal (Image based)

1

1

 1

Blood Relation

1

1

 1

Matrix

1

1

 1

Syllogism

1

1

 1

Direction

1

1

 1

Series

6

4-5

 5-6

Analogy

4

2-3

 3-4

Miscellaneous

9

8-9

 7-8

 

(IV) General Awareness

The major portion of General Awareness was covered by basic science, history, polity and general awareness questions.

 Topics

No. of questions 

No. of questions

No. of questions 

 

Slot-I

Slot-II

Slot-III

Science

7-8

7-8

 6-7

History

5-6

2

2-3 

Polity

5-6

3-4

 2-3

Economics

2

1

 2

Geography

2

3-4

 2-3

Current Affairs

4-5

2-3

 1-2

Computer

1

1-2

 1-2

 

GK Questions Asked in Slot-I

SI Unit of Force - Newton

Who is the grandson of Ashoka-  Dashrath Maurya

Repo rate

Instrument used to measure soil moisture tension - Tensiometer

Author of Book “Sellout” – Paul Beaty

Under which constitutional Article, President has the power to consult the Supreme Court? - 143

Where is the temple of Bharava located?  (Mumbai, Maharashtra)

Which dynasty followed Tuglaq dynasty? Sayyid Dynasty

V.C of Niti Ayog – Arvind Panagriya

The Cabinet Mission came to India in which year?1946

Resistances of Ideal Ammeter and Ideal Voltmeter are

Minimum Age of Vice President – 5 years

Sandstone is made from

Who can abolish State Legislative Council?

Winner of 2016 Man Booker prize

Inventor of Laser Printer

Niti Ayog replaced which commission

Rusting is a ________process

Recently, which made USA as a major defence partner?

Recently, who received Polly Umrigar Award 2017? – Virat Kohli

Duccan line passes through?

Snake is from which group

Movement along the supply curve

Ekuverin Military exercise between India and _____( Maldvies)

 

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English Questions Asked in Slot I

Idioms

(i) Teething problem

(ii) To keep wolf away from door

 

One Word Substitution

(i) Scapegoat

(ii) Incorrigible

 

Correct Spelling

(i) Niece

(ii) Dictionary

 

Antonym

(i) Melany

(ii) Irk

 

Synonym

(i) Opulent

(ii) Grotesque

Meaning of Morose

Also Read: 100+ One Word Substitutions asked in SSC-CGL

 

SSC-CGL Tier-I 2017: Good Attempt

Section

Level

Good Attempt

English Language

Moderate

16-19

Quantitative Aptitude

Moderate

18-20

Reasoning (General Intelligence)

Easy

21-22

General Awareness

Easy -Moderate

15-17

Overall

Moderate

76-80

 

We will upload more questions as soon as possible. We request all SSC-CGL aspirants to submit their inputs in the comment section below.

Good Luck to all the aspirants who have an exam tomorrow and in the coming days.

 

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