# TOPIC WISE QUESTIONS ASKED IN SSC CGLE Tier-II

Sunday 16 September 2018

Important points and strategies to remember while preparing for SSC CGL Tier-II (Mains) Examination to obtain marks to get selected:-

In Tier-II (Mains) SSC CGL Examination there are two slots.1st Slot is for Quantitative aptitude (Maths) followed by another 2 hrs slot for English Language and Comprehension.

Before going to exam you must know the complete exam pattern and syllabus of SSC CGL Tier-II, since commission can change pattern and syllabus. This will provide you handy about the exam and aid you to get good marks.

After knowing about syllabus and exam pattern here comes time to plan your study, analyse your strong and weak points carefully and accordingly give time and practise for the same, Prepare study timetable according to your strengths and weakness.

For English section, to develop your vocabulary, you should constantly try to speak English and for reading capability, read daily English newspapers like – Hindustan Times, Times of India etc.

Prepare short notes while studying and practising, write your concepts and formulas in short note and revise them in daily basis, write only important notes, don’t waste unnecessary space.

Give practice paper in regular interval of time, so that you can minimise your time and solve question in greater accuracy. Keep practicing difficult question. Try to solve previous year question papers.

While taking exam paper in examination hall don’t stick to one question and waste your time, complete all questing in a row which you can solve without wasting your time, after completing all questions, move on to tough question.

Quantitative Aptitude (Maths)

Slot one (timing is from 10 am to 12 noon), each questions carries 2 marks and for every wrong answer there is a negative marking of 0.5 marks. This section tests your capability to do fast and accurate calculations and logic.

Topic wise questions asked from various topics are described below:-

 Topics Number of Questions Algebra 10 Average 5 Data Interpretation 5 Geometry 9 Heights & Distance 3 SI & CI 5 Mensuration 12 Miscellaneous 5 Mixture & Allegation 4 Number System/HCF/LCM 7 Percentage 4 Profit, Loss & Discount 10 Ratio and proportion 3 Speed, Time & Distance 4 Time ,Work and Wages 6 Trigonometry 8 Total 100

English Language and Comprehension

Slot two (timing is from 2 pm to 4 pm), it contains 200 questions, each questions carries 1 marks and for every wrong answer there is a negative marking of 0.25 marks. This section tests your Vocabulary, Grammar & Reading Ability.

Topic wise questions asked from various topics are described below:-

 TOPICS Number of Questions Antonyms 3 Cloze Test 25 Comprehension Passage 30 Active/passive voice conversion 20 Direct/indirect speech conversion 20 Fill in the Blanks 5 Idioms & Phrases 12 One Word Substitution 10 Sentence Correction 22 Sentence Rearrangement 25 Spelling, detecting mis-spelt words 5 Spot the error 20 Synonyms 3 Total 200