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SSC CGL Tier II Exam Analysis 11th September 2019

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SSC CGL Tier II Exam Analysis 11th September 2019

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SSC CGL Tier II Exam for admission to SSC CGL was conducted from 11th to 13th September 2019. This article will give the complete SSC CGL Tier II Exam Analysis 11th September 2019 which includes the topics, number of questions asked in the exam and difficulty level of the questions. Paper 1, Paper 3 and Paper 4 consists of 100 questions of 200 marks and Paper 2 consists of 200 questions 200 marks comprising of 4 sections namely General Studies(Finance and Economics), General English, Numerical Aptitude, and Statistics.

The SSC CGL selection process has four phases. The first phase is Tier-I and the second phase is Tier-II which are written exams conducted online. Third phase is Tier-III (Descriptive test) and fourth phase is Tier-IV (Skill test) which are conducted offline.

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Subjects Questions Marks Duration Time
Paper-I: Quantitative Abilities 100 200 120 Minutes (for each Paper)

For VH/ OH (afflicted with Cerebral Palsy/ deformity in writing hand-160 Minutes
Paper-II: English Language and
200 200
Paper-III: Statistics 100 200
Paper-IV: General Studies
(Finance and Economics)
100 200
Total 500 800

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The Quantitative Aptitude section in the SSC CGL Tier-II Exam consists of Arithmetic and advanced maths. As per the reviews of many Candidates, the exam was seen to be of easy to moderate Level.

S.No Topic Number of questions Level of Exam
1. Number System/HCF/LCM 7-9 Easy
2. Percentage 3-4 Easy
3. Average 4-5 Easy
4. Time & Work, Pipe & Cistern 5 Easy
5. Profit & Loss, Discount 8-9 Easy
6. Mixture & Alligation 4-5 Easy
7. Time Speed Distance, Boat & Stream Trains 3-4 Easy
8. Interest (CI & SI) 5 Easy
9. Geometry 10-15 Easy-Moderate
10. Mensuration 10-12 Moderate
11 Trigonometry, Height & Distance 10-12 Easy-Moderate
12. DI [2] 10 Easy-Moderate
13. Algebra 9-10 Easy-Moderate
14. Partnership 2-3 Easy
15. Simplification 3 Easy
16. Coordinate Geometry 3 Easy
17. Misc. 2-3 Easy

Total Questions
100 Easy to Moderate

English Language & Comprehension of SSC CGL Tier II 2019 Exam is compulsory for all the posts. The exam will be conducted in online mode consisting of 200 Questions of total 200 Marks. The Exam duration for SSC CGL Tier II 2019 English Language & Comprehension Paper-2 is 2 Hours and there will be negative marking 0.25 marks for wrong answers.

S.No Topic Number of questions Level of Exam
1. Spotting the error 20 Easy to Moderate
2. Fill In The Blanks 15-20 Easy to Moderate
3. Synonyms 4-5 Easy to Moderate
4. Antonyms 3-4 Easy to Moderate
5. Spelling/detecting mis-spelt words 4-5 Easy to Moderate
6. Idioms & Phrases 10 Easy to Moderate
7. One word substitution 12 Easy to Moderate
8. Improvement of sentences 20 Easy to Moderate
9. Active/Passive Voice of verbs 20-22 Moderate
10. Conversion into Direct/Indirect Speech 22-24 Moderate
11. Jumbled Paragraph / Sentence Rearrangement 20 Moderate
12. Cloze passage 15 Easy
13. Comprehension Passage 20 Easy to Moderate

Total Questions
200 Easy to Moderate

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1. If \({a}^{3} + {b}^{3}\) = 218 & a + b = 2, Find ab.

2. Find the value of 22.4 + 11.567 – 33.59.

3. If a + b + c = 27 and a + b : b + c : c + a = 6 : 7 : 5, then \(\frac {1}{a} : \frac{1}{b} : \frac{1}{c}\) = ?

4. The value that should be added to 2 , 3 , 30 and 35 such that they are in continued proportion.

5. If \({y}^{2}\) – 23y + 43 = 0, then the value of (y-2) + \(\frac {1}{y – 2} \) = ?

6. The average of thirteen numbers is 47. The average of the first three numbers is 39 and the next seven numbers is 49. 11th term is twice of the 12th term and the 12th term is three more than the 13th term. Find the average of 11th and 13th term.

7. The angle of depression of a point from a tower is 30 degrees. After moving 400√3, the angle of depression becomes 60 degrees. Find the height of the tower.

8. There are three pipes A, B and C, that can ll a tank in 30, 40 and 60 minutes respectively. If A is opened at 7 AM, B at 8 AM and C at 10AM, at what time will the tank be completely filled?

9. If the sides of a triangle 60, 61 and 11, find it’s circumradius.

10. Each interior angle of a polygon is \(\frac {900}{7} \) degrees, then find the sum of the number of sides and the number of diagonals of the polygon?

11. If the side of a cube is 13 and it is increased by 30%. Find the new volume.

12. If radius of a cone is two times the initial radius and its volume is three times the initial volume, then find the ratio of the final height to the initial height of the cone.

13. A and B leave points X and Y respectively towards each other. After crossing each other A takes 6 (\(\frac {1}{8} \)) hours to reach point Y and B takes 8 hours to reach point X. If B’s speed is 28 km/hr then find the speed of A.

14. Three spheres of radius 1, x and 8 are melted and new sphere of radius 18 is formed. What is the surface area of the sphere of radius x ? (Data might vary but the concept is same)

15. There is a hollow hemisphere whose outer radius is equal to 7 and inner radius is equal to 6. Find the total surface area.

16. A does a work in 6 days and B does the same work in 8 days. A, B and C together take 3 days to complete the work. If the total wages of A, B and C is equal to 5120. Find the wages of C. (Data might vary)

17. The number of boys in a class is 33 (⅓) % of the whole class and the average marks of boys was 66 (⅔)% more than the average marks of girls. If the average marks of the class is 66, find the average marks of the girls?

18. A value is successively increased by 16% and 14 % and finally decreased by 30%. Find the overall increase or decrease (in percentage)?

19. The radius of a cylinder is decreased by 20% and it’s height is increased by 40%. Find the overall change in its volume.

20. There are three quantities A, B and C. A is 28% more than B, C is 20% less than the sum of A and B.Then C is what percentage more than A?

21. A boat takes 4 hours to travel 16 km upstream. It takes 2 hours to travel 50 km downstream. What time would it take to travel 45 km in still water?

22. Find the difference between compound interest earned in the 4th year and the compound interest earned in the 3rd year, if the rate is 10% p.a and the principal amount is 18000 rupees.

23. If a train crosses a platform of 200 meter in 30 sec and crosses a man walking at 6km/hr in the direction of train in 15 sec. Find the speed of train.

24. There is a two digit number. Sum of its digits is 1/7 times of the number.The digit at ten’s place is 4 more than the digit at it’s unit place. If digits are reversed and divided by 7, what is the remainder?

25. ABCD is trapezium with AB // CD, and AB = 7.2cm and CD = 12cm. If PQ is parallel to AB and passes through the point of intersection of the diagonals of the trapezium, nd the length of PQ.

26. In a triangle ABC, angle BAC = 58 degrees. Bisectors of angle B and angle C meet at I.Find angle BIC.

1. What is the meaning of “Intelligible”? Comprehensible

2. What is the meaning of “Catastrophic”? Disastrous

3. Identify the synonym of “Monotonous”. Dull and Boring

4. One Word Substitution : Philanthropist

5. Identify the synonym of “Befuddling”. Confused

6. Identify the antonym of “Optimistic”. Pessimist

7. What is the meaning of the Idiom: “Green Fingers”? Have an inclination towards gardening.

8. What is the meaning of the Idiom: “Turn a Blind Eye”. To ignore something

9. What is the meaning of the Idiom: “Fingers in all pies” To be involved in too many things at a time

10. Improve the bold part of the sentence given below: “How you feeling now”

11. Improve the bold part of the sentence given below: I am going to the Canada and United States. Ans. To Canada and the United States

12. Change the given sentence into Passive Voice: Meena said, “She loves Monsoon” Meena said that she loved Monsoon.

13. What is the correct spelling of the word: “Catastrophy”

14. Change the speech of the given sentence: I think, Jojo likes me.

15. Reading Comprehension: In the given passage, which word is most similar in meaning to

16. She cannot wash my car due to her ____Ill health, Disease, Disorder. Ill health

17. Antonym of Lackadaisical: Enthusiastic.

18. Active/passive of “Please give me some more time to complete the assignment”

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