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SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam Analysis – March 15, 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 18-20
General Intelligence Easy 20-22
English Language Easy to Moderate 17-19
General Awareness Moderate 15-16
Overall Easy – Moderate 72-76


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

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


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

Topic No. of Questions Level
Series 3 Easy
Venn Diagrams 2 Easy
Sequence 1 Easy
Dictionary Order 1 Easy
Analogy 3-4 Easy
Direction & distance 1 Easy
Coding and Decoding 3-4 Easy
Odd one out 3-4 Easy
Paper Folding Image 1 Easy
Mirror Image 1 Easy
Matrix 1 Easy
Statement & Conclusions 1 Easy
Mathematical Operations 2 Easy
Blood Relation 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
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 14-18
General Intelligence Easy 17-20
English Language Easy – Moderate 16-20
General Awareness Moderate 14-19
Overall Easy-Moderate 73-80


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

Topic No. of Questions Level
Ratio 1 Easy
Average 1 Easy – Moderate
Partnership 1 Easy
Simplification 1 Easy
Time & Work 1 Easy
Speed & Distance 1 Easy
C.I. and S.I. 1 Easy to Moderate
Profit & Loss 2 Easy
Number System 1 Easy to Moderate
Geometry 4 Easy – Moderate
Mensuration 2 Easy
Trigonometry 1 Easy
DI 5 Easy – Moderate
Total 25 Moderate


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

Topic No. of Questions Level
Analogy 3-4 Easy
Odd One Out 3-4 Easy
Series 3 Easy to Moderate
Statement & Conclusions 1 Easy
Directions 1 Easy
Sequence 1 Easy
Coding-Decoding 3-4 Easy
Mathematical Operations 2 Easy
Matrix 1 Easy
Blood Relation 1 Easy
Mirror Image 1 Easy
Venn Diagram & Syllogism 2 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
Fill in the Blanks 2-3 Easy – Moderate
Sentence Improvement 1-2 Easy – Moderate
Error Detection 2-3 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
One word Substitution 2-3 Easy
Spelling Correction 2 Easy
Cloze Test 5 Easy – Moderate
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 15-19
General Intelligence Easy 17-23
English Language Easy to Moderate 17-19
General Awareness Moderate 14-18
Overall Easy – Moderate 69-75


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
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 5 Easy – Moderate
Total 25 Moderate


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

Topic No. of Questions Level
Analogy 3-4 Easy
Odd One Out 2-3 Easy
Series 3 Easy to Moderate
Statement & Conclusions 1 Easy
Sequence 1 Easy
Coding-Decoding 3-4 Easy
Mathematical Operations 2 Easy
Matrix 3 Easy
Blood Relation 1 Easy
Venn Diagram & Syllogism 2 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
Fill in the Blanks 2-3 Easy – Moderate
Sentence Improvement 1-2 Easy – Moderate
Error Detection 2-3 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
One word Substitution 2-3 Easy
Spelling Correction 2 Easy
Cloze Test 5 Easy to Moderate
Total 25 Easy to Moderate


General Awareness
Level of Difficulty: Easy – 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. A is 40% more than B, then A is less than B by?
2. In a PQR right angle triangle, the value of angle R=\(90^o\) then find the value of:
tan p – 1/2
3. Find sec = 25/7, cosec = ?
4. Mass = 25 Kg, Height = 5 m, then find the value of potential energy?
5. In a right angle triangle DEF, having right angle at E & sec D = 25/7. Find cosec F?
6. If the total surface area of the cube is 337.5. Find it’s radius?
7. If circumference is 22, then area of circle is?
8. 39>?<75

General Awareness

1. Name the highest peak.
2. Name the largest city of Myanmar.
3. In UMANG App, G stand for?
4. Which country has used helicopter for its coast security?
5. Who decides MSP?
6. Who imposed Jizya Tax for the 1st time in Gujarat?
7. Which state Chief Minister received Peacock Award?
8. India’s 1st solar mission to be launched in 2019.
9. Valency depend on?
a) Electron gain b) Electron donated c) Electron shared d) All a, b, c
10. Name the part of cell which takes in/out (Based on biology)?
11. 1 Qs from Photosynthesis?
12. Which river flows from south to north?
13. Indian Navy purchased the ship from which country on 31st October 2017?
14. The article 352, 356, 360 is related to?
15. Burzil pass is located in?

English Language

1. Antonym – Candid, Evince
2. Synonym – Glib, Indissoluble
3. Similar meaning – Debonair, Rivet

General Intelligence

1. 18@12 = 3, 2@14 = -6, 4@4 = 0, 2@16 = ?
2. WARD = 44, LOAD = 30, then BRIT = ?