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SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam Analysis 2018

SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam Analysis – March 16, 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 15-20
General Intelligence Easy 20-23
English Language Easy to Moderate 18-20
General Awareness Moderate 14-19
Overall Easy – Moderate 70-77


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

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


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

Topic No. of Questions Level
Series 3 Easy to Moderate
Venn Diagrams 1 Easy
Sequence 1 Easy
Blood Relation 1 Easy
Analogy 2-4 Easy
Direction & distance 1 Easy
Coding and Decoding 1 Easy
Odd one out 2 Easy
Paper Folding Image 1 Easy
Mirror Image 1 Easy
Matrix 1 Easy
Statement & Conclusions 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
Error Spotting 2-3 Moderate
Idioms & Phrases 3 Easy
Synonym-Antonym 3-4 Easy
Active & Passive Voice 3 Easy
Direct Indirect Speech 1 Easy
Spelling Test 2 Easy
Fill in the blanks 2-3 Easy to Moderate
Sentence Improvement 1-2 Easy
Sentence Rearrangement 2 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 4
Geography 1
Economics 2-3
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 14-19
General Intelligence Easy 20-24
English Language Easy – Moderate 18-20
General Awareness Moderate 15-19
Overall Easy-Moderate 71-78


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

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


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

Topic No. of Questions Level
Analogy 2-4 Easy
Odd One Out 2 Easy
Series 3 Easy to Moderate
Statement & Conclusions 1 Easy
Directions 1 Easy
Sequence 1 Easy
Coding-Decoding 1 Easy
Paper Folding Image 1 Easy
Matrix 1 Easy
Blood Relation 1 Easy
Mirror Image 1 Easy
Venn Diagram & Syllogism 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 Improvement 2-3 Easy – Moderate
Error Detection 3 Moderate
Sentence Rearrangement 1-2 Moderate
Idioms and Phrases 3 Easy
Synonyms 2 Easy
Antonyms 2 Easy
Active Passive Voice 3 Moderate
Direct Indirect Speech 1 Easy
Spelling Correction 2 Easy
Total 25 Easy – Moderate


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

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

Good Attempts:

Section Level Good Attempts
Quantitative Aptitude Moderate 15-20
General Intelligence Easy 20-23
English Language Easy to Moderate 18-20
General Awareness Moderate 14-19
Overall Easy – Moderate 70-77


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

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


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

Topic No. of Questions Level
Analogy 2-4 Easy
Odd One Out 2 Easy
Series 3 Easy to Moderate
Statement & Conclusions 1 Easy
Sequence 1 Easy
Coding-Decoding 1 Easy
Paper Folding Image 1 Easy
Matrix 3 Easy
Blood Relation 1 Easy
Venn Diagram & Syllogism 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 to Moderate
Sentence Improvement 1-2 Easy – Moderate
Error Detection 3 Moderate
Sentence Rearrangement 2 Moderate
Idioms and Phrases 3 Easy
Synonyms 2 Easy
Antonyms 2 Easy
Active Passive Voice 3 Moderate
Direct Indirect Speech 1 Easy
One word Substitution 2-3 Easy
Spelling Correction 2 Easy
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 4
Geography 1
Economics 2-3
Static Awareness 1
Biology 2
Chemistry 3
Physics 3
Computer 1
Current Affairs 5
Total 25


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Quantitative Aptitude

1. Find the value of 1/2 – cos60° = ?
2. If A ‘s income is 20% greater then B. What will be B’s income less then A. ?
3. The sum of the squares of two number is 520 and their difference is 4. What is the smaller number ?
4. Distance between in center and circumcenter?
5. A person sold 930 gm of an item instead of 1000 gm. What percentage of profit he get if he sells 15 kg?
6. Find the value of sin 30 + 1/3
7. In a rectangle, the value of perimeter & breadth was given, you have to find the length of the diagonal?
8. The value of SI, Principle, Time was given, you have to find the rate of interest?
9. X is 60% less than Y. Find how much % Y is greater then X?
10. Square root of (64/288)?

General Awareness

1. ____ is made up of smoke & fog.
2. Myanmar is in which part of Asia?
3. 1 Qs related to revised salary of CJI.
4. 1 Qs based on timing of 5 year plans.
5. Name the best football player of the year 2017?
6. Municipality comes under which part?
7. Which country exited from ICC in 2017?
8. Which country launched world’s largest floating solar power plant?
9. The revised monthly pension of Chief Minister?
10. Golden Glove Award 2017?
11. Find the potential energy given that mass is 50 gm & height is 10 cm.
12. Which part of epidermal cell produce waxy water like substance?
13. 1 Qs of Isotopes was asked?
14. Which state shares its border with maximum number of states?
15. In RIFD, R stand for?
16. How many agreements took place between India & Israel?
a) 5
b) 7
c) 9
d) 11
17. Which country is called golden land?
a) Myanmar
b) Bhutan
c) Sri Lanka
d) Nepal
18. Who conducts the economic survey?
19. Best picture award in Oscar 2017?
20. Find the acceleration when velocity & time was given.

English Language

1. Idioms:
A red rag to a bull – Angry and violent
Easier said than today
2. Antonyms:
Deferentia
Punctilious
3. Spelling Test
Enunciate
Idiosyncrasy
4. Synonym
Perpetuate