# TOPIC WISE QUESTIONS ASKED IN SSC CGLE Tier-1

Friday 07 September 2018

If anyone want to appear for CGLE and want success then it is necessary for them to familiarize with not only syllabus but the detailed pattern of question asked. It is beneficial to take a look on previously asked question in SSC CGL examination. Taking into consideration the same we are here to give you detailed analysis of topic wise question asked in previous years of SSC CGL examination.

As we have already discussed a brief idea of SSC CGL examination and exam pattern in our previous post. There are four sections in Tier-I examination of SSC CGLE, with 100 question carrying total of 200 Marks. Total allotted time is 60 Minutes and 80 minutes is allotted for physically handicapped aspirants. There is a negative marking of 0.5 marks for each wrong answer.

Let’s discuss topic wise question of each section:

Section- A( General Intelligence & Reasoning):- This is the easiest section to score maximum marks. In this section you can easily secure 90-95% marks. You just have to practice consistently.

 Topics No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2016 No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2017 Analogy 3 3 Blood Relation (Age calculation) 1 1 Calendar 1 0 Coding-Decoding 2 3 Complete Figure 1 1 Counting Figure 1 1 Cube 0 1 Directions 1 0 Hidden Figure 1 1 Mathematical Operations 1 1 Matrix 1 1 Mirror Image 1 1 Missing Term 1 1 Odd One Out 3 3 Paper Folding Image 1 1 Sequence 1 1 Series 2 2 Statement & Conclusions 1 1 Venn Diagram 1 1 Word Formation 1 1 Total Questions 25 25

Section-B (Quantitative Aptitude): - For quantitative section prefer topics of advance maths. Here some topics like Algebra, Trigonometry, Geometry, Menstruation and DI is very important and covers almost 50% marks.

 Topics No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2016 No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2017 Algebra 4 4 Average 1 1 DI 4 4 Geometry 5 4 Mensuration 2 1 Number System 1 1 Percentage 1 1 Profit & Loss 2 2 Ratio 1 1 S.I. & C.I. 1 1 Simplification 0 0 Time & Work 0 1 Time, Speed & Distance 1 1 Trigonometry 2 3 Total Questions 25 25

Section-C ( English Language and Comprehension):-this section is designed in such a way to check student vocabulary, Grammar and understanding of English knowledge. It also includes basic comprehension and writing ability.

 Topics No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2016 No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2017 Active Passive 0 1 Antonyms 1 2 Direct Indirect 0 1 Error Detection 3 2 Fill in the Blanks 3 2 Idioms and Phrases 6 2 Reading Comprehension/Cloze test 5 5 Phrase Substitution 0 2 Sentence Improvement 5 2 Sentence Rearrangement 0 2 Spelling Correction 1 2 Synonyms 1 2 Total Questions 25 25

Section-D(General Awareness):- In past years, this section include Current affairs seriously and include more questions as compared to previous years, were mostly dead GK is used to asked. In the same way more no. of question asked form General science like Physics, Chemistry and Biology. After this Economics section is also important.

 Topics No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2016 No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2017 Biology 4 1 Chemistry 3 3 Computer 1 1 Current Affairs 1 4 Economics 4 2 Geography 1 3 History 3 2 Phyiscs 2 4 Polity 3 3 Static Awareness 3 2 Total Questions 25 25