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SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam Analysis 2018

SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam Analysis – March 20, 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 14-18
General Intelligence Easy 20-23
English Language Easy to Moderate 18-20
General Awareness Moderate 15-19
Overall Easy – Moderate 72-78


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 14-18
General Intelligence Easy 20-23
English Language Easy to 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
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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Quantitative Aptitude

1. An object was sold at a loss of 23%. What is the ratio of cost price to selling price?
2. In triangle PQR, angle Q is \(90^o\), cot R = 8/15, PQ = 16, PR = ?
3. The sum of two numbers is 80 and their difference is 8. Find the ratio of the numbers.
4. Find the radius of a circle whose area is 77 sq. cm.
5. \(Cosec 60^o\) + ½ = ?
6. Find the radius of a circle whose area is 77 sq cm.

English Language

1. Antonym:
Languid
2. Idiom
Keep at bay
Nose around
3. Spelling correction
Committing
Perceive
4. One word substitution
one who steals money from someone

General Intelligence

1. 14 : 17 :: 16 : ?
2. n + n/2 + n/4 + n/8 = 45. Find n.
3. Find the odd one out from, 10 – 101, 7 – 49, 8 – 64, 9 – 81.

General Awareness

1. Who has the power to take decision on Monetary Bill at the time of Financial Emergency?
2. What is the national tree of Bhutan?
3. Who is the winner of Mother Terresa Peace Award for social justice?
4. Which of the given is not the salt lake?
5. Which of the given mixtures is not homogeneous?
6. Who was the Viceroy of India during Burma War?
7. Who was the founder of Mughal Dynasty?
8. What is the maximum period of State Emergency in India?
9. In which state is the Kolleru Lake located?
10. Which ruler started the Jiziya Tax?
11. Who gives oath to the Union Cabinet?
12. In which of the given places there occurs the maximum rainfall?
13. Who is the SBI’s virtual assistant?
14. Who is the highest paid actress in the world?
15. Which lake is situated between Hyderabad and Secundarabad?
16. What is the validity of Electoral Bond?
17. In which country Pope of France gave lecture on “Peace”?
18. Where is the New Rail Factory ?
19. Whose recommendation is mandatory to impeach the President of India from his office before the completion of his/her term?