31st August

SSC CGL examination is being conducted online for the first time. In the exam There are four sections namely: Quantitative Aptitude, General Intelligence, General Awareness and English Language.  There are 25 question per section and each question carries 2 marks. Time limit for Online Examination is 75 minutes and for each wrong answer 0.50 mark will be deducted.

SSC CGL Tier I conducted first online exam on 27.08.2018. The exam will continue till 11.09.2016 in different shifts on different dates.

Given below is the snapshot of today's exam. The information provided below  is based on feedback received from students who had appeared in the exam. 

Review given is for the 1st Shift on 30.08.2016 -

Reasoning Aptitude -

Topic No. of Questions Difficulty Level
Picture Diagram 2 Easy
Matrix 1 Easy
Non Verbal (Water Image and Mirror Image) 2 Moderate
Paper Cutting 1 Easy
Analogy 2 Easy
Series (Number/ Alphabet) 5-8 Easy
Classification 3 Moderate
Miscellaneous 4 Easy
Total 25 Easy


Quantitative Aptitude -

Topic No. of Questions Difficulty Level
SI & CI, Profit/ Loss and Percentage 5-6 Easy
Mensuration 1-2 Moderate
Trigonometry 3 Moderate
Number Series 2 Moderate
Geometry 4 Moderate
Speed and Distance 3 Easy
Average 2 Easy
Bar Chart 5 Easy
Total 25 Moderate


English -

Topic No. of Questions Difficulty Level
Sentence Improvement 3 Easy
Error Detection 3 Moderate
Idioms/ Phrases 3 Easy
Reading Comprehension 5 Moderate
Antonym/ Synonym 3-4 Moderate
One-Word substitution 3 Easy
Spelling Check 1 Easy
Fill in the Blanks 2-3 Easy
Total 25 Easy


General Awareness -

Topic No. of Questions Difficulty Level
History 4-6 Moderate
Geography 1-3 Moderate
Polity 3 Moderate
Economics 3 Moderate
General Science 3-6 Moderate
Current Affairs 4-5 Moderate
Total 25 Moderate


Overall Analysis -

Section Name Questions Level of Difficulty Number of Good Attempts
Reasoning Ability 25 Easy 20-22
English Language 25 Moderate 16-18
General Awareness 25 Easy 12-14
Quantitative Aptitude 25 Moderate 16-18
Overall 100 Moderate 64-72


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