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SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam Analysis 2018

SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam Analysis – March 24, 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 Easy to Moderate 16-18
General Intelligence Easy 21-22
English Language Easy to Moderate 18-20
General Awareness Moderate 13-15
Overall Easy – Moderate 70-77


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

Topic No. of Questions Level
Interest 1 Easy
Profit & Loss 1 Easy
Mensuration 2 Easy to Moderate
Simplification 2 Easy
Average 2 Easy
Ratio & Proportion 1 Easy
Data Interpretation 5 Easy
Trigonometry 2 Easy
Number System 2 Easy
Geometry 3 Easy to Moderate
Speed & Distance 1 Easy
Miscelleneous 4 Easy
Total 25 Easy to Moderate


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

Topic No. of Questions Level
Series 2 Easy to Moderate
Venn Diagram 2 Easy
Mirror Image 1 Easy
Statement & Conclusions 1 Easy
Mathematical Operation 3 Easy
Analogy 3 Easy
Blood Relation 1 Easy
Odd one out 3 Easy
Matrix 1 Easy to Moderate
Coding – Decoding 2 Easy to Moderate
Dictionary Order 1 Easy
Direction & distance 1 Easy
Paper Folding Image 1 Easy
Mirror Image 1 Easy
Miscellaneous 2 Easy
Total 25 Easy


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

Topic No. of Questions Level
Error Spotting 2 Easy to Moderate
Spelling Correction 2 Easy
Fill in the blanks 2 Easy to Moderate
Active & Passive Voice 3 Easy to Moderate
Direct Indirect Speech 1 Easy
Idioms & Phrases 3 Easy to Moderate
Synonyms/Antonyms 4 Easy to Moderate
Sentence Improvement 3 Easy to Moderate
Cloze Test 5 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 2
Polity 2
Geography 1
Economics 2
Static Awareness 1
Biology 2
Chemistry 3
Physics 3
Computer 1
Current Affairs 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 Easy to Moderate 17-19
General Intelligence Easy 21-22
English Language Easy to Moderate 18-20
General Awareness Moderate 13-15
Overall Easy – Moderate 70-77


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

Topic No. of Questions Level
Interest 1 Easy
Profit & Loss 1 Easy
Mensuration 2 Easy to Moderate
Simplification 2 Easy
Average 2 Easy
Ratio & Proportion 1 Easy
Data Interpretation 5 Easy
Trigonometry 2 Easy
Number System 2 Easy
Geometry 3 Easy to Moderate
Speed & Distance 1 Easy
Miscelleneous 4 Easy
Total 25 Easy to Moderate


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

Topic No. of Questions Level
Series 2 Easy to Moderate
Venn Diagram 2 Easy
Mirror Image 1 Easy
Statement & Conclusions 1 Easy
Mathematical Operation 3 Easy
Analogy 3 Easy
Blood Relation 1 Easy
Odd one out 3 Easy
Matrix 1 Easy to Moderate
Coding – Decoding 2 Easy to Moderate
Dictionary Order 1 Easy
Direction & distance 1 Easy
Paper Folding Image 1 Easy
Mirror Image 1 Easy
Miscellaneous 2 Easy
Total 25 Easy


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

Topic No. of Questions Level
Error Spotting 2 Easy to Moderate
Spelling Correction 2 Easy
Fill in the blanks 2 Easy to Moderate
Active & Passive Voice 3 Easy to Moderate
Direct Indirect Speech 1 Easy
Idioms & Phrases 3 Easy to Moderate
Synonyms/Antonyms 4 Easy to Moderate
Sentence Improvement 3 Easy to Moderate
Cloze Test 5 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 2
Polity 2
Geography 1
Economics 2
Static Awareness 1
Biology 2
Chemistry 3
Physics 3
Computer 1
Current Affairs 5
Total 25


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English Language

1. Synonym
Cogent
Pallid
2. Antonym
Gratify
Intangible
3. Error Spotting
I always enjoy (A)/ to read (B)/ books (C)/ No Error (D)
Variety (A)/ is (B)/ spice of life (C)/ No Error (D)
Neither of scout leaders know (A)/ how to trap wild animals (B)/ or how to prepare them for mounting (C)/ No Error (D)
4. Spelling Correction
Encouragement
Incommunicable
Pontifical
Incommunicable
Encouragement
5. Idioms
Straw in the wind
Face the music
Curry favor
Face the music
Fire an imagination
Pulling leg of someone
6. One word substitution:
A brief or short stay at a place
That which can be believed
A brief or short stay at a place
That which can be believed
7. Fill in the blanks
We can _____ see anything in the dim light.
sadly/scarcely/fairly/rather
8. Fill in the blanks
Few countries can _____ India in variety, color and the richest of dance forms.
compare/rival/perform/prevail
9. Fill in the blanks
The scheme allows students from different countries to communicate ________.
each other/with each other/themselves/with one another

Quantitative Aptitude

1. The speed of a boat along and against the current are 14 km/hr and 8 km/hr respectively. What is the speed of current?
2. The ratio of sides of a triangle is 9: 6: 4. Which type of triangle is it?
3.Two adjacent sides of a parallelogram are 21 cm and 20 cm. The diagonal joining the endpoints of these two sides is 29 cm. Find the area of the parallelogram.
4. A and B together can do a piece of work in 36 days, B and C together can do it in 24 days. A and C together can do it in 18 days. In how many days will three working together can finish the work in?
5. Find the least number which must be subtracted from 18265 to make it a perfect square.
6. A dealer marks his goods 20% above cost price. He then allows some discount on it and makes a profit of 8%. What is percent discount?
7. Sum of two numbers is thrice their difference. What is s their ratio?
8. The average age of 36 students in a group is 14 years. When the teacher’s age is included in it, the average increase by one. What is the teacher’s age in years?
9. Total No. of coins is 273. The ratio of 10 rupees, 2 rupees and 1 rupee coin cost is 15: 8: 1. Find total rupees.

General Awareness

1. When Pakistan became Islamic Republic
Ans: 23 March,1976
2. What is investment limit of PMVVY?
Ans: 7.5 to 15 lakh)
3. If wavelength and speed is given,find time
Ans: Speed = wavelength/time
4. What is maximum pension limit for Atal Pension Yojana
Ans: 5000 per month
5. When was Food Corporation of India
Ans: 1965
6. Water Summit 2017 held at which country
Ans: One question was related to Nari Shakti Yojana.
7. Which was awarded best film in Kolkata film festival
Ans: Los Perros
8. What is meant by Monsoon
Ans: Seasonal change in atmosphere circulation
9. What is maximum duration of financial emergency
Ans: No limits
10. Who was the founder of Jainism
Ans: Rishab dev
11. Indus Valley civilization uses bricks in which Urban civilization.
12. One question was from HTML and one was from Bohr model
13. Which reaction takes place in Atomic bomb?
Ans: nuclear fission
14. What is target date of bio-tiolets
Ans: 2019
15. With which country Myanmar shares its largest boundary
Ans: China
16. Who was the best actor in IFFI,GOA 2017 Awards?
Ans: Nahvel Perez Biscayart)
17. How is income and consumption related
Ans: directly
18. What does E stands for in FEMA
Ans: Foreign Exchange Management Act
19. Jagat guru is known to whom
Ans: Shankaracharya
20. What is name of Scheme in which 100 websites are for Divyangs
Ans: Accessible India Campaign
21. If charge and time were given find current.
22. Who appoints minister of states
Ans: Governor
23. Which is sticky part of plant
Ans: stigma
24. Which type of water in Polar Ice Caps
Ans: Fresh water
25. Which wave is perpendicular to direction of propagation
Ans: Transverse wave
26. What are Isotopes
Ans: equal number of neutrons
27. What is writing system for Nepali Language
Ans: Devanagri
28. What does SIDO stands for
Ans: Small Industry Development Organization
29. What is the level of Gram Panchayat
Ans: 1st
30. To whose daughter Firoz married from Vijay Nagar Empire
Ans: Deva Raya
31. Where was first aid dispensary brought
Ans: Manipur and Shillong
32. Which tissue collects food in plants
Ans: Phloem
33. Who cladsifiey the currency on the basis of its nature
Ans: Karl Marc, Smith
34. To which Agam js related
Ans: Jain Religion