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SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam Analysis 2018

SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam Analysis – March 22, 2018

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SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam for admission to SSC CHSL was conducted from March 4th to 26th, 2018. This article will gives the complete SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam Analysis 2018 which includes the topics, number of questions asked in the exam and difficulty level of the questions.

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Good Attempts:

Section Level Good Attempts
Quantitative Aptitude Moderate 15-19
General Intelligence Easy 20-22
English Language Easy to Moderate 17-20
General Awareness Moderate 14-18
Overall Easy – Moderate 72-79


Quantitative Aptitude
Level of Difficulty: Moderate
No. of Questions: 25
Max. Marks: 50

Topic No. of Questions Level
Ratio 1 Easy
Number System 1-2 Easy
Average 2 Easy to Moderate
Simplification 2 Easy
S.I. & C.I. 1 Easy
Speed and Distance 1 Easy
Profit & Loss 1 Easy
Geometry 2 Easy to Moderate
Mensuration 2 Easy
Data Interpretation 5 Easy to Moderate
Trigonometry 2 Easy
Co-ordinate Geometry 1 Easy
Total 25 Moderate


Reasoning Ability
Level of Difficulty: Easy
No. of Questions: 25
Max. Marks: 50

Topic No. of Questions Level
Analogies 3-4 Easy to Moderate
Series 3 Easy
Sequence 1 Easy
Blood Relation 1 Easy
Statement & Conclusions 1 Easy
Matrix 1 Easy
Coding and Decoding 3-4 Easy
Venn Diagram 2 Easy
Mirror Image 1 Easy
Mathematical Operations 2 Easy
Odd one out 2-3 Easy
Direction Sense 1 Easy
Paper Folding Image 1 Easy
Total 25 Easy


English Language
Level of Difficulty: Easy – Moderate
No. of Questions: 25
Max. Marks: 50

Topic No. of Questions Level
Cloze Test 5 Easy – Moderate
Sentence Rearrangement 2-3 Moderate
Spelling Test 2 Easy
Fill in the Blanks 2-3 Easy to Moderate
Idioms and Phrases 3 Easy
Active/Passive Voice 3 Moderate
Synonyms/Antonyms 4 Easy
Direct/Indirect Speech 1 Easy
Error Detection 3 Moderate
Sentence Improvement 3 Easy to Moderate
Total 25 Easy to Moderate


General Awareness
Level of Difficulty: Moderate
No. of Questions: 25
Max. Marks: 50

Topic No. of Questions
History 1
Polity 3-4
Geography 1
Economics 2-3
Static Awareness 1
Biology 1-2
Chemistry 2-3
Physics 2-3
Computer 1
Current Affairs 4-5
Total 25

Good Attempts:

Section Level Good Attempts
Quantitative Aptitude Moderate 15-19
General Intelligence Easy 20-22
English Language Easy to Moderate 17-20
General Awareness Moderate 14-18
Overall Easy – Moderate 73-79


Quantitative Aptitude
Level of Difficulty: Moderate
No. of Questions: 25
Max. Marks: 50

Topic No. of Questions Level
Ratio 1 Easy
Number System 1-3 Easy
Average 2 Easy to Moderate
Simplification 2 Easy
S.I. & C.I. 1 Easy
Speed and Distance 1 Easy
Profit & Loss 1 Easy
Geometry 2 Easy to Moderate
Mensuration 2 Easy
Data Interpretation 5 Easy to Moderate
Trigonometry 2 Easy
Co-ordinate Geometry 1 Easy
Total 25 Moderate


Reasoning Ability
Level of Difficulty: Easy
No. of Questions: 25
Max. Marks: 50

Topic No. of Questions Level
Analogies 3-4 Easy to Moderate
Series 3 Easy
Sequence 1 Easy
Blood Relation 1 Easy
Statement & Conclusions 1 Easy
Matrix 1 Easy
Coding and Decoding 3-4 Easy
Venn Diagram 2 Easy
Mirror Image 1 Easy
Mathematical Operations 2 Easy
Odd one out 2-3 Easy
Direction Sense 1 Easy
Paper Folding Image 1 Easy
Total 25 Easy


English Language
Level of Difficulty: Easy – Moderate
No. of Questions: 25
Max. Marks: 50

Topic No. of Questions Level
Cloze Test 5 Easy – Moderate
Sentence Rearrangement 2-3 Moderate
Spelling Test 2 Easy
Fill in the Blanks 2-3 Easy to Moderate
Idioms and Phrases 3 Easy
Active/Passive Voice 3 Moderate
Synonyms/Antonyms 4 Easy
Direct/Indirect Speech 1 Easy
Error Detection 3 Moderate
Sentence Improvement 3 Easy to Moderate
Total 25 Easy to Moderate


General Awareness
Level of Difficulty: Moderate
No. of Questions: 25
Max. Marks: 50

Topic No. of Questions
History 1
Polity 3-4
Geography 1
Economics 2-3
Static Awareness 1
Biology 1-2
Chemistry 2-3
Physics 2-3
Computer 1
Current Affairs 4-5
Total 25

Good Attempts:

Section Level Good Attempts
Quantitative Aptitude Moderate 15-19
General Intelligence Easy 20-22
English Language Easy to Moderate 17-20
General Awareness Moderate 14-18
Overall Easy – Moderate 72-79


Quantitative Aptitude
Level of Difficulty: Moderate
No. of Questions: 25
Max. Marks: 50

Topic No. of Questions Level
Ratio 1 Easy
Number System 1-3 Easy
Average 2 Easy to Moderate
Simplification 2 Easy
S.I. & C.I. 1 Easy
Speed and Distance 1 Easy
Profit & Loss 1 Easy
Geometry 2 Easy to Moderate
Mensuration 2 Easy
Data Interpretation 5 Easy to Moderate
Trigonometry 2 Easy
Co-ordinate Geometry 1 Easy
Total 25 Moderate


Reasoning Ability
Level of Difficulty: Easy
No. of Questions: 25
Max. Marks: 50

Topic No. of Questions Level
Analogies 3-4 Easy to Moderate
Series 3 Easy
Sequence 1 Easy
Blood Relation 1 Easy
Statement & Conclusions 1 Easy
Matrix 1 Easy
Coding and Decoding 3-4 Easy
Venn Diagram 2 Easy
Mirror Image 1 Easy
Mathematical Operations 2 Easy
Odd one out 2-3 Easy
Direction Sense 1 Easy
Paper Folding Image 1 Easy
Total 25 Easy


English Language
Level of Difficulty: Easy – Moderate
No. of Questions: 25
Max. Marks: 50

Topic No. of Questions Level
Cloze Test 5 Easy – Moderate
Sentence Rearrangement 2-3 Moderate
Spelling Test 2 Easy
Fill in the Blanks 2-3 Easy to Moderate
Idioms and Phrases 3 Easy
Active/Passive Voice 3 Moderate
Synonyms/Antonyms 4 Easy
Direct/Indirect Speech 1 Easy
Error Detection 3 Moderate
Sentence Improvement 3 Easy to Moderate
Total 25 Easy to Moderate


General Awareness
Level of Difficulty: Moderate
No. of Questions: 25
Max. Marks: 50

Topic No. of Questions
History 1
Polity 3-4
Geography 1
Economics 2-3
Static Awareness 1
Biology 1-2
Chemistry 2-3
Physics 2-3
Computer 1
Current Affairs 4-5
Total 25


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English Language

1. One word substitution
One who is unable to pay debts
A roundabout way of speaking
An order requiring the person to attend a court
2. Change the voice
Open the door
I did not trust anybody
Did he remember the date and time?
3. Synonym
levity
analogues
4. Antonym
thwart
anile
5. Idiom
Come in handy
6. Sentence correction
I and my parents live together.
I was really criticized by the angry words of my father.
Man has a strong desire to collect wealth.
7. Fill in the blanks
The court has absolved him _______ the charges levelled against him.
She is beautiful ________ brave.
8. Change the narration
“How clever of you to have solved the puzzle so quickly”, said the mother.
He said he goes for a walk every morning.
I reiterated, “I don’t care about the job”.
He said to the judge, “I did not commit this crime”.

General Awareness

1. Who built the Charminar?
2. MTD drug is used for which disease?
3. Where is Bandipur Animal Sanctuary located?
4. Who was the first president of India?
5. Who is the writer of Anandmath?
6. What was the capital of Bhartiya Mahila Bank when it was merged with State Bank of India in 2017?
7. What among the given options contaminates air?
8. What is the percentage of oxygen in the air?
9. What is the national animal of Bangladesh?
10. Where is the tomb of Sher Shar Suri located?
11. Where was Gautam Buddha born?
12. Which bank released the electoral bonds in January 2018?
13. What is India’s rank in world’s gender gap?
14. Which Governor General describes himself as Bengal Tiger?Who
15. Who was the founder of Chola Dynasty?
16. Who inaugurated Deen Dayal Yojana?
17. Who was awarded Infosys Prize 2017 in physical sciences?
18. Which article of constitution talks about right to equality?

General Awareness

1. If 87% of students pass and 2093 students failed. Find total number of students.
2. Find number of zeroes in 129!?
3. Find the value of (√3+10) / (√3-√27).
4. If diameter of a circle is 14 cm.find its area.
5. If a work done by A in 12 days, by B in 15 days and by C in 20 days. How many days they take to complete work together.
6. In a right angle triangle XYZ, right angled at Y. If sinX=12/13. Find cosecZ.
7. Find the value of 2 + tan60.
8. If perimeter of rectangle is 28 cm and its breadth is 8 cm.find its diagonal.
9. Find the average of 15+20+25+…….+165
10. If A,B and C together do work in 4 days and A does it in 12 days and B does in 15 days.Find in how many days C alone do work.
11. If perimeter of a square is 16 cm.Find its area.
12. If age of two friends A and B is 20 years and 30 years. After how many years the ratio of their ages become 3:4.
13. If A:B = 3:2 and B:C = 5:4. Find B : A+C.
14. In how much time a 200 meters long train running at speed of 36 km/hr will cross a man standing.
15. If ratio of age of Suresh and Mukesh is 7:4. Difference between their ages is 18 years. Find age of Mukesh.
16. Which of these numbers are divisible by 3: 521,125,123,152.
17. Find the sum of : 8+12+16…….upto 60 terms.