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SSC CGL 2016 Exam Analysis: 11th September 2016

“Average people have wishes and hopes, confident people have goals and plans”- Joyee Brothers.

SSC CGL examination has successfully completed its last day and has thousands of hopes associated. It has come up with the best of responses among all other competitive examinations. The SSC CGL examination is held every year and is targeted to recruit candidates for different central civil posts.

All the candidates must be extremely curious to go through the analysis of the SSC CGL examination- last day. We bring you the complete analysis of the SSC CGL examination held on 11th September 2016.

Let us take a look at the pattern of SSC CGL examination:

SSC CGL Tier 1: Pattern

                                                 SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Pattern

Section

Number of questions

Maximum marks

Duration

1.General Intelligence and Reasoning

25

50

75 minutes

2.General Awareness

25

50

3. Quantitative Aptitude

25

50

4. English Comprehension

25

50

Total

100

200

Given below is the section- wise analysis of SSC CGL Tier 2016 held on 11th September 2016:

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 on 11th September: Shift 1

General Intelligence and Reasoning:

Overall level of the questions: Easy

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series/ Alphabet series

5- 8

Easy

Picture Diagram

2

Water image / Mirror image

1

Matrix

1

Paper Cutting

1

Analogy

2

Classification

3

Miscellaneous

4

Good attempt: 20- 22 questions out of 25 questions

General Awareness:

Overall level of the questions: Moderate

1. “Hindu for Growth” given by? 
2. Vice President tenure? 
3. Serena Williams equalled which record by winning 22 grandslams..?? 
4. Why western coast receive more rainfall than Eastern Ghats.?? 
5. 1st Individual Indian to win Olympic Gold.?? 
6. Universal Donor Blood group: – 

Good attempt: 12-15 questions out of 25 questions

Quantitative Aptitude: 

Overall level of the questions: Moderate

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series

2

Easy-Moderate

Bar graph

5 (Gain production in different years)

Geometry

4

Trigonometry

3

Miscellaneous

Many

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

English Comprehension:

Overall level of the questions: Easy-Moderate

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Reading Comprehension (Based on type of ants)

5

Easy- Moderate

Antonyms and Synonyms

3-4

Idioms and Phrases

3

Spelling correction

1

Sentence Improvement

3

One word substitution

3

Error detection

3

Fill in the blanks (Gap fillers)

3

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

The overall level of the Shift 1 was easy. An attempt of 70 percent and above can be a good attempt.

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 on 11th September: Shift 2

General Intelligence and Reasoning:

               

Overall level of the questions: Easy

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series/ Alphabet series

5- 7

Easy

Picture Diagram

2

Water image / Mirror image

1

Matrix

1

Paper Cutting

1

Analogy

2

Classification

3

Miscellaneous

4

Good attempt: 20- 22 questions out of 25 questions

General Awareness:

Overall level of the questions: Moderate

1.Bronze is mixture of ?
2. Aagha khan cup related to?
3. Raman magsasy awardee?
4. First  governor to introduce english language
5. Which mountain range divides North india and south india?
6. Which biosphere reserve is not considered by world heritage?

Good attempt: 12-15 questions out of 25 questions

Quantitative Aptitude: 

Overall level of the questions: Moderate

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series

2

Easy-Moderate

DI

5 (Based on pie chart)

Geometry

4

Trigonometry

3

Miscellaneous

Many

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

English Comprehension:

Overall level of the questions: Easy-Moderate

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Reading Comprehension

5

Easy- Moderate

Antonyms and Synonyms

3-4

Idioms and Phrases

3

Spelling correction

1

Sentence Improvement

3

One word substitution

3

Error detection

3

Fill in the blanks (Gap fillers)

3

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 on 11th September: Shift 3

General Intelligence and Reasoning:

               

Overall level of the questions: Easy

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series/ Alphabet series

5- 7

Easy

Picture Diagram

2

Water image / Mirror image

1

Matrix

1

Paper Cutting

1

Analogy

2

Classification

3

Miscellaneous

4

Good attempt: 20- 22 questions out of 25 questions

General Awareness:

Overall level of the questions: Moderate

1. Deepa karmkar came at which position? 
2. Mudra bank is for ?
3. Icc t20 world cup winner?
4. First Muslim president of Indian national congress?
5. Which state has boundaries along 3 sides of Bangladesh?
6. Air pollution is checked by ?

Good attempt: 12-15 questions out of 25 questions

Quantitative Aptitude: 

Overall level of the questions: Moderate

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series

2

Easy-Moderate

DI

5 (Based on bar graph)

Geometry

4

Trigonometry

3

Miscellaneous

Many

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

English Comprehension:

Overall level of the questions: Easy-Moderate

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Reading Comprehension

5

Easy- Moderate

Antonyms and Synonyms

2

Idioms and Phrases

3

Spelling correction

1

Sentence Improvement

3

One word substitution

3

Error detection

3

Fill in the blanks (Gap fillers)

3

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

Stay connected for more updates. We wish you good luck!

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SSC CGL Tier 1: Exam Analysis, paper review & Cut-off – 9th September 2016 (Shifts 1, 2 and 3)

"You create your own opportunities”

9th September asked questions, exam analysis, exam review

The SSC CGL examination has received an amazing response from the aspirants all over the country. Sensing the curiosity of the students, we have prepared an analysis for the SSC CGL Tier 1 examination 2016. Being one of the most competitive examinations, SSC CGL has a cut- throat competition with numerous students competing every year.

But before going to the analysis, let us take a look at the pattern of SSC CGL examination:

SSC CGL Tier 1: Pattern

SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Pattern

Section

Number of questions

Maximum marks

Duration

1.General Intelligence and Reasoning

25

50

75 minutes

2.General Awareness

25

50

3. Quantitative Aptitude

25

50

4. English Comprehension

25

50

Total

100

200

Now, let us take a look at the section- wise analysis of SSC CGL Tier 2016 held on 9th September 2016:

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 on 9th September: Shift 1

General Intelligence and Reasoning:

Overall level of the questions: Easy

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series/ Alphabet series

5- 8

Easy

Picture Diagram

2

Water image / Mirror image

1

Matrix

1

Paper Cutting

1

Analogy

2

Classification

3

Miscellaneous

4

Good attempt: 20- 22 questions out of 25 questions

General Awareness:

Overall level of the questions: Moderate

1. Amar Sonar Bangla is written by-

2. Topmost layer of atmosphere-

3.  Bachao movement was started by

4. UEFA Euro 2016 runner up-

5. Leptospirosis caused by which microorganisms- 

6. First commercial Indian airlines-

7. Lachhu Maharaj who recently passed away was related to –

8. Which is not commercial source  of energy-

Good attempt: 12-15 questions out of 25 questions

Quantitative Aptitude: 

Overall level of the questions: Moderate

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series

2

Easy-Moderate

Bar Graph

5 (Based on voting in election)

Geometry

4

Trigonometry

3

Miscellaneous

Many

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

English Comprehension:

Overall level of the questions: Easy-Moderate

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Reading Comprehension (Based on Alaska and Arctic ocean)

5

Easy- Moderate

Antonyms and Synonyms

3-4

Idioms and Phrases

3

Spelling correction

1

Sentence Improvement

3

One word substitution

3

Error detection

3

Fill in the blanks (Gap fillers)

3

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

The overall level of the Shift 1 was easy. An attempt of 70 percent and above can be a good attempt.

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 on 9th September: Shift 2

General Intelligence and Reasoning:

Overall level of the questions: Easy

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series/ Alphabet series

5- 8

Easy

Picture Diagram

2

Water image / Mirror image

1

Matrix

1

Paper Cutting

1

Analogy

2

Classification

3

Miscellaneous

4

Good attempt: 20- 22 questions out of 25 questions

General Awareness:

Overall level of the questions: Moderate

1. President of constitutional committee-

2. Regional rural banks are governed by-

3. Cabinet mission led by-

4. Carbon particles are separated by-

Good attempt: 12-15 questions out of 25 questions

Quantitative Aptitude: 

Overall level of the questions: Moderate

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series

2

Easy-Moderate

Bar Chart

5 (Based on no of literate people vs age group)

Geometry

4

Trigonometry

3

Miscellaneous

many

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

English Comprehension:

Overall level of the questions: Easy-Moderate

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Reading Comprehension (About a dog and a prisoner)

5

Easy- Moderate

Antonyms and Synonyms

3-4

Idioms and Phrases

3

Spelling correction

1

Sentence Improvement

3

One word substitution

3

Error detection

3

Fill in the blanks (Gap fillers)

3

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 on 9th September: Shift 3

General Intelligence and Reasoning:

Overall level of the questions: Easy

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series/ Alphabet series

5- 8

Easy

Picture Diagram

2

Water image / Mirror image

1

Matrix

1

Paper Cutting

1

Analogy

2

Classification

3

Miscellaneous

4

Good attempt: 20- 22 questions out of 25 questions

General Awareness:

Overall level of the questions: Moderate

1. Babita kumari related to which sport-

2. Where is Bandhavgarh national park- 

3. Official language of Delhi sultanate-

4. Consumer price index forum is released by which department-

5. Heated substance releases which rays-

Good attempt: 12-15 questions out of 25 questions

Quantitative Aptitude: 

Overall level of the questions: Moderate

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series

2

Easy-Moderate

Bar Chart

5 (Based on income)

Geometry

4

Trigonometry

3

Miscellaneous

Many

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

English Comprehension:

Overall level of the questions: Easy-Moderate

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Reading Comprehension (About Egyptian culture)

5

Easy- Moderate

Antonyms and Synonyms

3-4

Idioms and Phrases

3

Spelling correction

1

Sentence Improvement

3

One word substitution

3

Error detection

3

Fill in the blanks (Gap fillers)

3

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

Stay connected for more updates on the SSC CGL examination. We wish you good luck!

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SSC CGL Exam Analysis: 8th September 2016 (Shifts 1, 2 and 3)

“Celebrate what you have accomplished, but raise the bar little higher each time you succeed”- Mia Hamm

8t sept ssc cgl exam analysis, review

When a tender kid of a year or more is offered with a gadget, he/ she looks at it with a never – ending curiosity to know what is it and analyses it from top to the bottom. This scene gives you an idea of analysis but an innocent one. Analysis is important in every step of a field and is a part of each and every person’s life. It involves a deep understanding of the influences of an event and its future aspects as well.

The SSC CGL examination is almost about to complete its series of examinations in a few days. A few more days and you will be done with the examination waiting for the results. We have noticed a rigorous demand for the analysis of the SSC CGL examination held on 8th September 2016 and keeping that in mind, we are here with the detailed analysis of the examination only for you:

But before we talk about the analysis, let us take a look at the pattern of SSC CGL examination:

SSC CGL Tier 1: Pattern

SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Pattern

Section

Number of questions

Maximum marks

Duration

1.General Intelligence and Reasoning

25

50

75 minutes

2.General Awareness

25

50

3. Quantitative Aptitude

25

50

4. English Comprehension

25

50

Total

100

200

Now, let us take a look at the analysis (section- wise) of SSC CGL Tier 2016 held on 8th September 2016:

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 on 8th September: Shift 1

General Intelligence and Reasoning:

Overall level of the questions: Easy

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series/ Alphabet series

5- 8

Easy

Picture Diagram

2

Water image and Mirror image

2 each

Matrix

1

Paper Cutting

2

Analogy

1

Classification

3

Miscellaneous

4

Good attempt: 18- 20 questions out of 25 questions

General Awareness:

Overall level of the questions: Moderate

1. Best indicator of economic development-

2. Bill for constitutional amendment initiated in-

3. Ftii chairman-

4. Misson indradanush related to-

5. Color blindness is due to imbalance of-

6. Hardest coal type-

7. Directive principles of state policy adopted from which Constitution-

Good attempt: 17- 19 questions out of 25 questions

Quantitative Aptitude: 

Overall level of the questions: Moderate

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series

2

Easy-Moderate

Pie Chart

5 (Based on study timing of different subjects)

Geometry

4

Trigonometry

3

Miscellaneous

many

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

English Comprehension:

Overall level of the questions: Easy-Moderate

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Reading Comprehension

5

Easy- Moderate

Antonyms and Synonyms

3-4

Idioms and Phrases

3

Spelling correction

1

Sentence Improvement

3

One word substitution

3

Error detection

3

Fill in the blanks (Gap fillers)

3

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

Overall good attempt:  70 percent and above can be a good attempt.

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 on 8th September: Shift 2

General Intelligence and Reasoning:

Overall level of the questions: Easy

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series/ Alphabet series

5- 8

Easy

Picture Diagram

2

Water image/ Mirror image

1

Matrix

1

Paper Cutting

1

Analogy

1

Classification

3

Miscellaneous

4

Good attempt: 20-22 questions out of 25 questions

General Awareness:

Overall level of the questions: Moderate

1. State not selected in golden quadrilateral-

2. Yogeshwar Dutt related to which sport-

3. Lemon contains-

4. Amartya sen got noble prize in which sector of economics- 

5. Chipko movement slogan created by-

Good attempt: 12- 15 questions out of 25 questions

Quantitative Aptitude: 

Overall level of the questions: Moderate

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series

2

Easy-Moderate

Pie Chart

5 (About students of different subjects in different years)

Geometry

4

Trigonometry

3

Miscellaneous

many

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

English Comprehension:

Overall level of the questions: Easy-Moderate

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Reading Comprehension (Based on Antigen and Antibody)

5

Easy- Moderate

Antonyms and Synonyms

3-4

Idioms and Phrases

3

Spelling correction

1

Sentence Improvement

3

One word substitution

3

Error detection

3

Fill in the blanks (Gap fillers)

3

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

Overall good attempt:  70 percent and above can be a good attempt.

Stay connected for more updates on third shift of the examination which is to be held in the time slot 4:15 pm to 5:30 pm. Good luck!

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Staff Selection Commission North Western Region Chandigarh Recruitment 2016 | Apply before 26th September 2016

Staff Selection Commission(SSC) North Western Region Chandigarh 2016 invites applications for the various posts. Eligible candidates may apply before 26th September 2016. Name of the Posts, Number of vacancies, Minimum Educational Qualification, Age Limit and Salaries are listed below:

Vacancy Details:

Sr.No.

Name of the Post

No. of Vacancies

Essential Educational Qualification

Age Limit

Salary

01

INVESTIGATOR GR. II

15

(i) Bachelor's Degree with Statistics or Mathematics  or Economics or Commerce as one of the subjects  from a recognised University. (ii) Certificate/ Diploma Course in Computer Operation or software from a recognized Institution

Below 30 years

Pay Band – 2 Rs. 9300-34800 + Rs. 4200 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

02

JUNIOR SCIENTIFIC ASSISTANT

01

Master’s Degree in Chemistry or Pharmacy or Microbiology or Biochemistry or Bacteriology or Pharmaceutical    Chemistry    or    Physiology    from a recognized University or Institute or Associateship Diploma of Institution of Chemists (India).

Below 30 years

Pay Band – 2 Rs. 9300-34800 + Rs. 4200 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

03

FIELD-cum-LABORATORY ATTENDANT

01

10th passed

18 to 25 years

Pay Band – 1 Rs. 5200-20200 + Rs. 1800 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

04

LABORATORY ASSISTANT

01

12th Passed

Below 25 years

Pay Band – 1 Rs. 5200-20200 + Rs. 1900 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

05

LABORATORY ATTENDANT

02

12th Passed

18 to 27 years

Pay Band – 1 Rs. 5200-20200 + Rs. 1800 Grade Pay

06

FOREMAN(HORTICULTURE)

02

B.Sc. Agriculture or B.Sc. Horticulture

18 to 25 years

Pay Band – 1 Rs. 5200-20200 + Rs. 1900 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

07

ASSISTANT ARCHAEOLOGIST

24

Master’s Degree in Indian History with Ancient Indian History or Medieval Indian History as a subject or Master Degree in Archaeology or Anthropology with Stone-age Archaeology as a subject or Master Degree in Geology with Pleistocene Geology as a subject from a recognized University or equivalent

OR

Master’s Degree in Sanskrit or Pali or Arabic or  Prakrit or Persian or Tamil or Telugu or Malayalam or Kannda or History of Art with Ancient or Medieval Indian History as a subject from a recognized University or equivalent.

30 years

Pay Band – 2 Rs. 9300-34800 + Rs. 4200 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

08

SENIOR TECHNICAL ASSISTANT

01

Degree in Agriculture followed by Post-Graduate Degree in Agronomy/Plant Breeding/Genetics of a recognized University or equivalent

Below 30 years

Pay Band – 2 Rs. 9300-34800 + Rs. 4200 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

09

PLANNING ASSISTANT

01

(i)    Bachelor of Planning or Bachelor of Architecture or Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from a recognised University or Institution or passed section ‘A’ and ‘B’ of the Institution of Engineers(India) in Civil Engineering.

(ii)Two years experience in Town Planning, Housing Layouts, Planning Surveys, Building  Bye-Laws, Cost Estimates, Zoning Regulation and Control computer in the Central Government or State Governments or Union territories or Universities or Recognised Research Institutions or Public Sector Undertakings or Semi Government or Statutory or Autonomous Organisation.

Below 30 years

Pay Band – 2 Rs. 9300-34800 + Rs. 4200 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

10

GEOGRAPHER

23

(i)    Master’s Degree in Geography from a recognised University

(ii)Two years experience in teaching at  secondary level or research work in the field of Geography or Cartography in recognised institute

Below 30 years

Pay Band – 2 Rs. 9300-34800 + Rs. 4200 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

11

DATA PROCESSING ASSISTANT GRADE ‘A’

09

Masters Degree in Computer Applications or  Computer Science or BE/ B.Tech in Information Technology or Computer Engineering or Computer Science or Computer Technology from a recognized university or Institute

Below 30 years

Pay Band – 2 Rs. 9300-34800 + Rs. 4200 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

12

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST

06

Degree in Occupational Therapy

Below 30 years

Pay Band – 2 Rs. 9300-34800 + Rs. 4200 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

13

TECHNICIAN

01

B.Sc.       (Biology/Microbiology) University.

18 to 27 years

Pay Band – 1 Rs. 5200-20200 + Rs. 2400 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

14

DRAUGHTSMAN GRADE-III

01

Two years Diploma in Draughtsmanship qualification from a recognized Board or Institute.

18 to 25 years

Pay Band – 1 Rs. 5200-20200 + Rs. 2400 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

15

STOCKMAN (Junior Grade)

02

12th passed

18 to 27 years

Pay Band – 1 Rs. 5200-20200 + Rs. 1900 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

16

CARPET TRAINING OFFICER

51

Degree

Below 28 years

Pay Band – 2 Rs. 9300-34800 + Rs. 4200 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

17

LABORATORY ATTENDANT

01

Intermediate

Below 25 years

Pay Band – 1 Rs. 5200-20200 + Rs. 1800 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

18

FARM MANAGER

02

Degree in Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry

Below 30 years

Pay Band – 2 Rs. 9300-34800 + Rs. 4200 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

19

LIBRARY AND INFORMATION ASSISTANT

01

Degree

Below 28 years

Pay Band – 2 Rs. 9300-34800 + Rs. 4200 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

20

JUNIOR TECHNICAL ASSISTANT

01 Certificate in Forest Ranger's Course from any recognized Institute/ Graduate in Science/ Computer Science Below 28 years Pay Band – 2 Rs. 9300-34800 + Rs. 4200 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

21

SENIOR RESEARCH ASSISTANT 02 PG in Chemistry Below 30 years Pay Band – 2 Rs. 9300-34800 + Rs. 4200 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

22

ASSISTANT PLANT PROTECTION OFFICER(CHEMISTRY) 09 PG in Agricultural Chemistry Below 30 years Pay Band – 2 Rs. 9300-34800 + Rs. 4200 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

23

JUNIOR CHEMIST 01

Master's Degree in Chemistry or Dairy Chemistry or Oil Technology or Food Technology from a recognized University

Belwo 30 years Pay Band – 1 Rs. 5200-20200 + Rs. 2800 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

24

SENIOR TECHNICAL ASSISTANT(MECHANICAL) 05 Degree in Mechanical/Electrical/Drilling/Mining/Civil Engineering/Petroleum Technology Below 30 years Pay Band – 2 Rs. 9300-34800 + Rs. 4600 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

25

FIELDMAN 06 12th passed 18 to 27 years Pay Band – 1 Rs. 5200-20200 + Rs. 1900 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

26

INVESTIGATOR 01 Master's Degree in Social or Applied Anthropology/ Sociology/ Social Work/ Economics/ Geography/ Human Geography/ Mathematics with Statistics/ Statistics 20 to 25 years Pay Band – 2 Rs. 9300-34800 + Rs. 4200 Grade Pay (pre-revised)

27

SENIOR TECHNICAL ASSISTANT(CHEMICAL) 01 Master's Degree in Chemistry or Agricultural Chemistry or Soil Science Below 30 years Pay Band – 2 Rs. 9300-34800 + Rs. 4600 Grade Pay (pre-revised)
Total  171 Posts

Closing date of Online Registration of Application: 26th September 2016

Date of Examination: To be notified later 

Application Fees: Rs.100/-

How to Apply: Click Me

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SSC CGL 2016 Exam Analysis: 7th September 2016

“A strong positive self- image is the best possible preparation for success”- Joyee Brothers.


SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Analysis, questions asked: 7th Sept 2016

SSC CGL examination is the ‘trend’ in the last few days and has thousands of hopes associated with it. It has come up with the best of responses among all other competitive examinations. The SSC CGL examination is held every year and is targeted to recruit candidates for different central civil posts. About 12 lakh candidates appeared the SSC CGL examination which rose to 14 lakh in the year 2014 and then it increased to 17 lakh in the year 2015. The number of candidates appearing for the examination are gradually increasing every year.

All the candidates must be extremely curious to go through the analysis of the SSC CGL examination. In this article, we bring you the complete analysis of the SSC CGL examination held on 7th September 2016.

Let us take a look at the pattern of SSC CGL examination:

SSC CGL Tier 1: Pattern

SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Pattern

Section

Number of questions

Maximum marks

Duration

1.General Intelligence and Reasoning

25

50

75 minutes

2.General Awareness

25

50

3. Quantitative Aptitude

25

50

4. English Comprehension

25

50

Total

100

200

Now, let us take a look at the section- wise analysis of SSC CGL Tier 2016 held on 7th September 2016:

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 on 7th September: Shift 1

General Intelligence and Reasoning:

Overall level of the questions: Easy

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series/ Alphabet series

5- 8

Easy

Picture Diagram

2

Water image / Mirror image

1

Matrix

1

Paper Cutting

1

Analogy

2

Classification

3

Miscellaneous

4

Good attempt: 20- 22 questions out of 25 questions

General Awareness:

Overall level of the questions: Moderate

1. Pankaj Adwani related sport-

2. Pressure measured by which meter-

3. Bauxite used in which industry

4. Book written by Panini-

5. After corrosion weight of Iron-

6. Ntpc related to which field- 

Good attempt: 12-15 questions out of 25 questions

Quantitative Aptitude: 

Overall level of the questions: Moderate

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series

2

Easy-Moderate

Pie Chart

5 (Based on people below poverty line)

Geometry

4

Trigonometry

3

Miscellaneous

many

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

English Comprehension:

Overall level of the questions: Easy-Moderate

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Reading Comprehension (Based on story of a magic tree where parrot comes to stay on)

5

Easy- Moderate

Antonyms and Synonyms

3-4

Idioms and Phrases

3

Spelling correction

1

Sentence Improvement

3

One word substitution

3

Error detection

3

Fill in the blanks (Gap fillers)

3

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

The overall level of the Shift 1 was easy. An attempt of 70 percent and above can be a good attempt.

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 on 7th September: Shift 2

General Intelligence and Reasoning:

Overall level of the questions: Easy

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series/ Alphabet series

5- 8

Easy

Picture Diagram

2

Water image / Mirror image

1

Matrix

1

Paper Cutting

1

Analogy

2

Classification

3

Miscellaneous

4

Good attempt: 20- 22 questions out of 25 questions

General Awareness:

Overall level of the questions: Moderate

1. Who is known as Vatapicaonda, who defeated the Pulkeshin II?

2. Farming with having trees in a row-

3. Disease caused due to deficiency of vitamin B complex-

4. Prince of Wales cup associated with-

5. Heart speed increases due to-

Good attempt: 12-15 questions out of 25 questions

Quantitative Aptitude: 

Overall level of the questions: Moderate

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series

2

Easy-Moderate

Bar Chart

5 (Based on students scored different marks in the exam)

Geometry

4

Trigonometry

3

Miscellaneous

many

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

English Comprehension:

Overall level of the questions: Easy-Moderate

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Reading Comprehension (Based on learning)

5

Easy- Moderate

Antonyms and Synonyms

3-4

Idioms and Phrases

3

Spelling correction

1

Sentence Improvement

3

One word substitution

3

Error detection

3

Fill in the blanks (Gap fillers)

3

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 on 7th September: Shift 3

General Intelligence and Reasoning:

Overall level of the questions: Easy

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series/ Alphabet series

5- 8

Easy

Picture Diagram

2

Water image / Mirror image

1

Matrix

1

Paper Cutting

1

Analogy

2

Classification

3

Miscellaneous

4

Good attempt: 20- 22 questions out of 25 questions

General Awareness:

Overall level of the questions: Moderate

1. Asiatic society was found by-

2. Western education started by

3. Red book-

4. Amir Khusro is the court poet of –

5. Water soluble vitamin-

6. River in southern Peninsula with second longest tributary-

7. Film and Television institute at-

Good attempt: 12-15 questions out of 25 questions

Quantitative Aptitude: 

Overall level of the questions: Moderate

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series

2

Easy-Moderate

Bar Chart

5 (Based on percentage of expenses on printing, compass etc.)

Geometry

4

Trigonometry

3

Miscellaneous

many

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

English Comprehension:

Overall level of the questions: Easy-Moderate

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Reading Comprehension (Based on benefits of breakfast in life)

5

Easy- Moderate

Antonyms and Synonyms

3-4

Idioms and Phrases

3

Spelling correction

1

Sentence Improvement

3

One word substitution

3

Error detection

3

Fill in the blanks (Gap fillers)

3

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

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SSC CGL 2016 Exam Analysis: 6th September 2016

“Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying basic fundamentals.”- Jim Rohn.

Analysis: A term which lets you make your own observations and estimations about an event and its future scope. Moreover, it gives you an idea of the area on which you should have more focus on and the areas to which you give less attention. This helps you to master in our attempt without any flaw.

The SSC examination has successfully completed the examination scheduled on 6th of September 2016 in three shifts and has received intense responses everywhere. The SSC CGL examination, being one of the most competitive examinations, has managed to trap every single attention. It is the right attitude which helps you to crack SSC CGL examination rather than just being perfect in aptitude.

We bring you the complete analysis of the SSC CGL examination which will help you to master in the upcoming slots of SSC CGL 2016 examination.

Before going to the analysis part let us take a look at the pattern of SSC CGL 2016:

SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Pattern

Section

Number of questions

Maximum marks

Duration

1.General Intelligence and Reasoning

25

50

75 minutes

2.General Awareness

25

50

3. Quantitative Aptitude

25

50

4. English Comprehension

25

50

Total

100

200

Now, let us take a look at the analysis of SSC CGL Tier 2016 held on 6th September 2016:

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 on 6th September: Shift 1

General Intelligence and Reasoning:

The questions from this section were of easy level.

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series/ Alphabet series

5- 8

Easy

Picture Diagram

2

Water image / Mirror image

1

Matrix (To write code of beat)

1

Paper Cutting

1

Analogy

2

Classification

3

Miscellaneous

4

Good attempt: 20- 22 questions out of 25 questions

General Awareness:

The questions were of moderate level. Given below are some of the general awareness questions asked in the shift 1:

1. Vice chairman of NITI Aayog-

2Deepika kumari related to which field- 

3. Liquid allotrope of non-metal-

4. Aids virus destroy which blood cells- 

5. Absolute zero temperature-

Good attempt:12-15 questions out of 25 questions

Quantitative Aptitude:  The questions asked in this section were of easy to moderate level.

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series

2

Easy- Moderate

Pie Chart

5 (Based on percentage of players in different sports)

Geometry

4

Trigonometry

3

Miscellaneous

many

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

English Comprehension: The questions asked in this section were of easy to moderate level. Given below are the topics asked:

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Reading Comprehension (Based on benefits of breakfast in life)

5

Easy- Moderate

Antonyms and Synonyms

3-4

Idioms and Phrases

3

Spelling correction

1

Sentence Improvement

3

One word substitution

3

Error detection

3

Fill in the blanks (Gap fillers)

3

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

The overall level of the Shift 1 was easy. An attempt of 70 percent and above can be a good attempt.

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 on 6th September: Shift 2

General Intelligence and Reasoning:

The questions from this section were of easy level.

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series/ Alphabet series

5- 8

Easy

Picture Diagram

2

Water image / Mirror image

1

Matrix

1

Paper Cutting

1

Analogy

2

Classification

3

Miscellaneous

4

Good attempt: 20- 22 questions out of 25 questions

General Awareness:

The questions were of moderate level. Given below are some of the general awareness questions asked in the shift 1:

1. First governor of free India-

2. Which has the least frequency?

3. Gandhiji’s first Satyagraha started at

4. Which state has least literacy rate?

5. Davis cup related to which sport-

6. Which one of the following book was written by Kautilya?

Good attempt: 12-15 questions out of 25 questions

Quantitative Aptitude:  The questions asked in this section were of easy to moderate level.

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series

2

Easy- Moderate

Pie Chart

5 (Based on Mr. Rao’s monthly income spent in various sectors like education, medicine etc.)

Geometry

4

Trigonometry

3

Miscellaneous

many

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

English Comprehension: The questions asked in this section were of easy to moderate level. Given below are the topics asked:

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Reading Comprehension (Based on enhancement of core values of an individual)

5

Easy- Moderate

Antonyms and Synonyms

3-4

Idioms and Phrases

3

Spelling correction

1

Sentence Improvement

3

One word substitution

3

Error detection

3

Fill in the blanks (Gap fillers)

3

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 on 6th September: Shift 3

General Intelligence and Reasoning:

The questions from this section were of easy level.

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series/ Alphabet series

5- 8

Easy

Picture Diagram

2

Water image / Mirror image

1

Matrix

1

Paper Cutting

1

Analogy

2

Classification

3

Miscellaneous

4

Good attempt: 20- 22 questions out of 25 questions

General Awareness:

The questions were of moderate level. Given below are some of the general awareness questions asked in the shift 1:

1. Blood group discovered by-

2. Left-hand thumb rule for- 

3. Brhadisvara-

4. What is repo rate?

5. Uber cup related to which sports-

6. Who give the slogan Inkalab- Zindabad?

7. Who control the Loksabha?

Good attempt: 12-15 questions out of 25 questions

Quantitative Aptitude:  The questions asked in this section were of easy to moderate level.

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series

2

Easy- Moderate

Pie Chart

5 (Based on female and male population)

Geometry

4

Trigonometry

3

Miscellaneous

many

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

English Comprehension: The questions asked in this section were of easy to moderate level. Given below are the topics asked:

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Reading Comprehension (Based on benefit of breakfast in life)

5

Easy- Moderate

Antonyms and Synonyms

3-4

Idioms and Phrases

3

Spelling correction

1

Sentence Improvement

3

One word substitution

3

Error detection

3

Fill in the blanks (Gap fillers)

3

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

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SSC CGL 2016 – Tier I Exam Analysis 3rd September ( Shift 1, 2 and 3)

Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.” - Arthur Ashe

SSC CGL exam Tier 1 exam will be conducted on 3rd September 2016 in three shifts i.e 10 am to 11:15 am(Morning Shift), 1:15 pm to 2.30 pm(Afternoo Shift) and 4:15 pm to 5:30 pm (Evening Shift) respectively.

SSC CGL Tier 1 exam Asked Questions answer key, SSC CGL Exam Analysis, Decent Attempts & Expected Cutoff of 3rd september

The SSC CGL Exam consists of the following features:

  • The exam is of Objective type i.e., it contains Multiple Choice Questions.

  • The Exam consists of 4 sections i.e., General Intelligence, General Awareness, Quantitative Ability, English, etc. ,

  • Each section carries a maximum of 50 marks.

  • Duration of the exam is 2 Hours.

  • The exam is conducted for a total of 200 marks.

  • The exam consists of 200 Questions.

  • There is a negative marking of 0.5 for each wrong answer.

Now we will proceed to section wise analysis of all the shifts of SSC CGL tier 1 exam held today.


 

SSC CGL Exam Analysis of 3 September 2016 (Shifts: 1, 2 & 3rd)


 

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 on 3rd September: Shift 1 (Morning Shift)

General Intelligence and Reasoning :

This section was easy one. The questions asked were relatively straighforward.

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series/ Alphabet series

5- 8

Easy

Picture Diagram

2

Water image / Mirror image

1

Matrix

1

Paper Cutting

1

Analogy

2

Classification

3

Miscellaneous

4

Good attempt in this section: 20- 22 questions out of 25 questions


 

General Awareness:

The questions from this section were of moderate level. Have a look at some of the general awareness questions asked in the shift 1:


1.Forward bloc was formed by-

2. bioremediation is-

3.First Indian women to climb mount Everest-

4. 0 kelvin equal to -

5.Who is the father of green revolution

6.Who saidd din-e- elahi as something folly rather than wisdom

7.Bible of socialism

8.Speaker submits resignation to-

9. Swar Jyanti Shahri rozgarYojan related to -

Good attempt in this section: 12-15 questions out of 25 questions

Quantitative Aptitude:

The questions asked in Quant section of tier 1exam today were of easy to moderate level.

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series

2

Easy- Moderate

Pie Chart-

Data Interpretation

5 (showing % wise distribution 0f various field )

Geometry

4

Trigonometry

3

Miscellaneous

Quest. on SI & CI, Profit & loss, Percentage, Speed & Distance, Average etc

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions


 

English Comprehension:

The questions in English section was easy to moderate level as expected. Find the topics asked and number of questions below:

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Reading Comprehension

Passaage Title: Work pressure on the youth of India and comparison with Japan.

5

Easy- Moderate

Antonyms and Synonyms

3-4

Idioms and Phrases

(Meaning of : To give a cold feet,beside the mark, tenterhooks)

3

Spelling correction

1

Sentence Improvement

3

One word substitution

3

Error detection

3

Fill in the blanks

3

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

We can say that shift 1 of the exam was easy level and overall if you attempt more than 70 questions with a good accuracy rate, you can expect to clear cut off easily.

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 on 3rd September: Shift 2 (Afternoon Shift)

General Intelligence and Reasoning :

The reasoning section was easy  and  high scoring one.

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series/ Alphabet series

5- 8

Easy

Picture Diagram

2

Water image / Mirror image

2

Matrix

1

Paper Cutting

1

Analogy

2

Classification

3

Miscellaneous

4

Good attempt in this section: 20- 22 questions out of 25 questions


 

General Awareness:

The questions from this section were of moderate level. Here we present some of the questions asked in GK section:

1.Gandhi didn’t favour –

2.Bubble in blood, how will it affects the blood flow in body-

3.What is bank rate-

4.Who was not associated with Gadar party-

5.Tenure of governor-

6. Who can remove the president from his post-

7.weight is maximum at-

8.Aryabhatta and Kalidas in which emperor’s court-

Good attempt in this section: 12-15 questions out of 25 questions

Quantitative Aptitude:

Quant section of tier 1exam for afternoon shift was of easy to moderate level.

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series

2

Easy- Moderate

Tabluar

Data Interpretation

5 (Production of cycle)

Geometry

4

Trigonometry

2

Miscellaneous

Quest. on SI & CI, Profit & loss, Percentage, Speed & Distance, Average etc

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions


English Comprehension:

The difficulty of this section was moderate level.

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Reading Comprehension

Passaage Title: Because of liberalization young people can earn a lot of money even more than their parents.some of them spends it and some of them save in different schemes.

5

Easy- Moderate

Antonyms and Synonyms

Abortive, Irascible

3-4

Idioms and Phrases

(Meaning of : cuckoo in the nest)

3

Spelling correction

1

Sentence Improvement

3

One word substitution

3

Error detection

3

Fill in the blanks

3

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

Overall Good attempt : 70-75


 

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SSC CGL 2016 (Tier-I) – Exam Analysis & Expected Cut Off (Shift 1, 2 and 3) – 3rd September 2016

Nothing ever comes to one, that is worth having, except as a result of hard work.”

- Booker T. Washington

SSC will conduct its 8th day of SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam on 3 September, 2016 .The exam will be held in three shifts as follows:

First Batch: 10 am to 11:15 am( Morning Shift),

Second Batch: 1:15 pm to 2.30 pm (Afternoon Shift)

Thirs Batch : 4:15 pm to 5:30 pm( Evening Shift)

This is for the first time that the Paper is being conducted in Computer Based Mode. Many candidates reported of Server error in the exam. The Computer Based Test consisted of 100 questions and the total marks allotted for test is 200.


Before moving to the SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Analysis, let’s have a look at the Exam Pattern.

Tier

Mode of Examination

Scheme of Examination

Marks

Time

I

Computer based

General Intelligence & Reasoning (25 Questions)

50

75 Minutes (Total) For VH and candidates suffering from Cerebral Palsy: 100 Minutes

General Awareness (25 Questions)

50

Quantitative Aptitude (25 Questions)

50

English Comprehension (25 Questions)

50

Total

200

Marking Scheme under SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 exam

  • There are four sections, namely, General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude and English Comprehension consisting of 25 questions each.

  • All sections, except the English Comprehension section are available bilingual i.e. in both Hindi and English medium.

  • Every correct answer will fetch 2 marks and 0.50 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.

  • No marks will be deducted for unanswered questions.

SSC CGL Exam Analysis of 3 September 2016 (Shifts: 1, 2 & 3rd)

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Sectional Analysis of SSC CGL Tier 1 2016 - 3rd September 2016

SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam started on 27th August 2016 and the last date of tier 1 exam is 11th September. It should be noted that no exam will be conducted on 5th September 2016.


General Intelligence and Reasoning :

This average difficulty level of this section Easy.


We will update the questions asked for each shift. The expected topics are:

  • Number Series/ Alphabet series

  • Matrix

  • Puzzle

  • Analogy

  • Non Verbal

  • Paper Cutting/ Arrangement

General Awareness :

This average difficulty level of this section Moderate to difficult.

We will update the questions asked for each shift. The expected topics are:

  • Current Affairs

  • History

  • Geography

  • Polity

  • Economic Science

  • General Science

  • Sports


English Comprehension :

This average difficulty level of this section Easy to Moderate

We will update the questions asked for each shift. The expected topics are:


 

  • Error detection

  • Sentence Improvement

  • Idioms/ Phrases

  • Reading Comprehension

  • Antonym/Synonym

  • Spelling Check

  • Fill in the Blanks

Quantitative Aptitude :

This average difficulty level of this section Moderate

We will update the questions asked for each shift. The expected topics are:

SI & CI, Profit/ Loss and Percentage

Bar Chart

Trigonometry

Number Series

Geometry

Time, Work and Distance

Average

Area/ Volume

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SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1- Exam Analysis (Shift 1, 2 and 3) – 2nd September 2016

“Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes but they don’t quit.”

SSC CGL examination has completed its 7th day with a roaring response from all across the country! The SSC CGL examination, leading the hit list of the most competitive examinations, have been in the ‘lime light” due to its distinguished level among all other examinations

SSC CGL Tier 1 exam Asked Questions answer key, SSC CGL Exam Analysis, Decent Attempts & Expected Cutoff of today

How would you feel when you step out of the examination hall and when anyone asks you “How was your exam?” and you come up with a response “Very nice”? It would be a dream come true when you crack SSC CGL examination with distinction.  

Keeping in mind the curiosity of the candidates for the SSC CGL Tier 1 2016 conducted on 2nd September 2016, we present you the in- depth analysis of the SSC CGL Tier 1 2016 held on September 2, 2016.

 Before going through the analysis part, let us have a glance at the examination pattern of the SSC CGL Tier 1 examination:

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1: Pattern

SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Pattern

Section

Number of questions

Maximum marks

Duration

1.General Intelligence and Reasoning

25

50

75 minutes

2.General Awareness

25

50

3. Quantitative Aptitude

25

50

4. English Comprehension

25

50

Total

100

200

Now let us move on to the analysis of SSC CGL Tier 2016 held on 2nd September 2016 i.e. today:

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 on 2nd September: Shift 1

General Intelligence and Reasoning:

The questions from this section were of easy level.

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series/ Alphabet series

5- 8

Easy

Picture Diagram

2

Water image / Mirror image

1

Matrix

1

Paper Cutting

1

Analogy

2

Classification

3

Miscellaneous

4

Good attempt in this section: 20- 22 questions out of 25 questions

General Awareness:

The questions from this section were of moderate level. Here are some of the general awareness questions asked in the shift 1:

1. Manchester of South India- 

2. Who was the flag-bearer of India at Rio Olympics?

3. Who scored 1000 runs in an Innings?

4. The largest irrigation plant in India-

Good attempt in this section: 12-15 questions out of 25 questions

Quantitative Aptitude:  The questions asked in this section were of easy to moderate level.

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series

2

Easy- Moderate

Bar Chart

5 (Based on 6 neighbour countries which also includes India)

Geometry

4

Trigonometry

3

Miscellaneous

many

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

English Comprehension: The questions asked in this section were of easy to moderate level. Given below are the topics asked:

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Reading Comprehension (Based on skills in reading and writing)

5

Easy- Moderate

Antonyms and Synonyms

3-4

Idioms and Phrases

3

Spelling correction

1

Sentence Improvement

3

One word substitution

3

Error detection

3

Fill in the blanks (Gap fillers)

3

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

The overall level of the Shift 1 was easy. An attempt of 70 percent and above can be stated as a good attempt.

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 on 2nd September: Shift 2

General Intelligence and Reasoning:

The questions from this section were of easy level.

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series/ Alphabet series

5- 8

Easy

Picture Diagram

2

Water image / Mirror image

2

Matrix

1

Paper Cutting

1

Analogy

2

Classification

3

Miscellaneous

4

Good attempt in this section: 20- 22 questions out of 25 questions

General Awareness:

The questions from this section were of moderate level. Here are some of the general awareness questions asked in the shift 1:

1. Who is known as frontier Gandhi?

2. Paper publish by Gandhi in Africa –

3. Smell of iodex balm is due to-

4. Group of interconnected islands-

6. Lines joining the same slope on earth- 

7. Where is sun temple?

8. Vinegar is known as- 

Good attempt in this section: 12-15 questions out of 25 questions

Quantitative Aptitude:  The questions asked in this section were of easy to moderate level.

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series

2

Easy- Moderate

Bar Chart

5 (Based on exports and imports)

Geometry

4

Trigonometry

2

Miscellaneous

many

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

English Comprehension: The questions asked in this section were of easy to moderate level. Given below are the topics asked:

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Reading Comprehension (Based on story of a shopkeeper on a railway platform)

5

Easy- Moderate

Antonyms and Synonyms

3-4

Idioms and Phrases

3

Spelling correction

1

Sentence Improvement

3

One word substitution

3

Error detection

3

Fill in the blanks (Gap fillers)

3

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 on 2nd September: Shift 2

General Intelligence and Reasoning:

The questions from this section were of easy level.

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series/ Alphabet series

5- 8

Easy

Picture Diagram

2

Water image / Mirror image

2

Matrix

1

Paper Cutting

1

Analogy

2

Classification

3

Miscellaneous

4

Good attempt in this section: 20- 22 questions out of 25 questions

General Awareness:

The questions from this section were of moderate level. Here are some of the general awareness questions asked in the shift 2:

1. Encryption on Ashoka pillars written in – 

2. Seventh Olympics  of which tennis player – 

3. Rings in Olympic flag- 

4. Potassium permanganate is used as- 

5. Not an official language of UNO- 

6.When are Kharif crops harvested?

Good attempt in this section: 12-15 questions out of 25 questions

Quantitative Aptitude:  The questions asked in this section were of easy to moderate level.

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series

2

Easy- Moderate

Pie Chart

5 (Based on expenditure of family having salary 32000 )

Geometry

4

Trigonometry

2

Miscellaneous

many

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

English Comprehension: The questions asked in this section were of easy to moderate level. Given below are the topics asked:

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Reading Comprehension (Based on importance of English in European union)

5

Easy- Moderate

Antonyms and Synonyms

3-4

Idioms and Phrases

3

Spelling correction

1

Sentence Improvement

3

One word substitution

3

Error detection

3

Fill in the blanks (Gap fillers)

3

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 on 2nd September: Shift 3

General Intelligence and Reasoning:

The questions from this section were of easy level.

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series/ Alphabet series

5- 8

Easy

Picture Diagram

2

Water image / Mirror image

1

Matrix

1

Paper Cutting

1

Analogy

2

Classification

3

Miscellaneous

4

Good attempt in this section: 20- 22 questions out of 25 questions

General Awareness:

The questions from this section were of moderate level. Here are some of the general awareness questions asked in the shift 2:

1.Encryption on Ashoka pillars written in  – 

2. seventh Olympics  of which tennis player – 

3. Rings in Olympic flag- 

4.Potassium permanganate is used as - 

5. Not an official language of UNO- 

6.When Kharif  crop is harvested- 

7. Where skill India is launched- 

8. Type of good whose demand increases with income- 

9.Equality and  fraternity  taken from the-

10.Major Energy generation in India is from – 

11.Same atomic number different mass numbers- 

Good attempt in this section: 12-15 questions out of 25 questions

Quantitative Aptitude: 

The Level of questions in this section was easy to moderate level.

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Number Series

2

Easy- Moderate

Pie Chart

5

Geometry

4

Trigonometry

2

Miscellaneous

Ques on SI & CI, Profit & loss, Percentage, Speed & Distance, Average, etc

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

English Comprehension:

The English section of shift 3 was of moderate level.

Topics

Number of questions

Level

Reading Comprehension

Passage Topic: Importance of English in European union

5

Moderate

Antonyms and Synonyms

3-4

Idioms and Phrases

3

Spelling correction

1

Sentence Improvement

3

One word substitution

3

Error detection

3

Fill in the blanks (Gap fillers)

3

Good attempt in this section: 18-20 questions out of 25 questions

The overall safe number of attempts for clearing cut off can be expected to be 70+.

We hope that this article helps you in getting an insight of the analysis of SSC CGL Tier 1 held on 2nd September, 2016. Stay tuned for more updates. Way to go!

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SSC CGL 2016 Exam Dates and Shift Timing : 27th august to 11th September

SSC CGL exam 2016 is conducted in online mode for the very first time.The Tier-I and Tier-II of the Examination are to be conducted in the Computer Based mode. The SSC CGL Tier 1 exam will consist of the following four sections based on General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude and English Comprehension. The total duration of the exam will be two hours.This year over eight lakh candidates have applied for the exam. There will be no interview.

Total Number of Vacancies in SSC CGL 2016 : 8624 Posts in various categories

SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Schedule and Shift Timings can be checked below:

Exam Dates

Shift Time

       27th September, 2016

Shift 1- 10.00 AM – 11.15 AM

 Shift 2 - 4.15 PM – 5.30 PM

      28th September, 2016

Shift 1- 10.00 AM – 11.15 AM

Shift 2 - 4.15 PM – 5.30 PM

       29th September, 2016

Shift 1- 10.00 AM – 11.15 AM

Shift 2 - 4.15 PM – 5.30 PM

    30th September, 2016

Shift 1- 10.00 AM - 11.15 AM

Shift 2 - 1.15 PM - 2.30 PM

Shift 3 - 4.15 PM – 5.30 PM

31st September 2016

Shift 1- 10.00 AM - 11.15 AM

Shift 2 - 1.15 PM - 2.30 PM

Shift 3 - 4.15 PM – 5.30 PM

1st September 2016

Shift 1- 10.00 AM - 11.15 AM

Shift 2 - 1.15 PM - 2.30 PM

Shift 3 - 4.15 PM – 5.30 PM

2nd September 2016

Shift 1- 10.00 AM - 11.15 AM

Shift 2 - 1.15 PM - 2.30 PM

Shift 3 - 4.15 PM – 5.30 PM

3rd September 2016

Shift 1- 10.00 AM - 11.15 AM

Shift 2 - 1.15 PM - 2.30 PM

Shift 3 - 4.15 PM – 5.30 PM

4th September 2016

Shift 1- 10.00 AM - 11.15 AM

Shift 2 - 1.15 PM - 2.30 PM

Shift 3 - 4.15 PM – 5.30 PM

5th September 2016

No Exam will be held/ Holiday

6th September 2016

Shift 1- 10.00 AM - 11.15 AM

Shift 2 - 1.15 PM - 2.30 PM

Shift 3 - 4.15 PM – 5.30 PM

7th September 2016

Shift 1- 10.00 AM - 11.15 AM

Shift 2 - 1.15 PM - 2.30 PM

Shift 3 - 4.15 PM – 5.30 PM

8th September 2016

Shift 1- 10.00 AM - 11.15 AM

Shift 2 - 1.15 PM - 2.30 PM

Shift 3 - 4.15 PM – 5.30 PM

9th September 2016

Shift 1- 10.00 AM - 11.15 AM

Shift 2 - 1.15 PM - 2.30 PM

Shift 3 - 4.15 PM – 5.30 PM

10th September 2016

Shift 1- 10.00 AM - 11.15 AM

Shift 2 - 1.15 PM - 2.30 PM

Shift 3 - 4.15 PM – 5.30 PM

11th September 2016

Shift 1- 10.00 AM - 11.15 AM

Shift 2 - 1.15 PM - 2.30 PM

Shift 3 - 4.15 PM – 5.30 PM

  • The entry closing time will be half an hour before the scheduled start time of the Examination

  • Hall ticket download for Tier-I will be released by 10th August, 2016 on regional web sites.

  • The tentative time scheduling for conducting of Tier-II would be November, 2016.

  • Tier III is proposed to be held simultaneously in the month of January, 2017.

  • The Commission would make a concerted effort to declare the final result for CGLE 2016 by the last week of April, 2017.

Some Important Notes regarding SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam 2016 :

  • The scores obtained by the candidates in Tier I & Tier II, together, would determine the eligibility of the candidates to appear in Tier III & Tier IV.

  • The number of questions has been reduced to 100 in tier 1 exam.

  • If any candidate appears at more than 1 shift, his/her candidature will be cancelled and he/she would be debarred for a period of three years.

  • SSC proposes to upload on its website a practice test / mock test on 1st August, 2016

  • SSC also proposes to upload an animated 'walk through' on 10th August, 2016 to appropriately familiarize the candidates with the salient processes and procedures which are associated with the computer based examination.

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