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DDA ASO Exam Analysis 2017: 19th September, 1st Shift

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DDA ASO 2017 Exam Analysis Shift-1

Today is the second day of Exam. So, Now it’s time for DDA ASO 1st Shift Exam Analysis (Review)The Exam will be conducted from 18th September to 21st September 2017. We are providing Exam analysis of  DDA ASO 2017 Shift-1, so that all other aspirants can get an overall and clear idea about exam pattern and difficulty level. So dear students, without much ado, let’s get straight to the detailed  Exam analysis.

DDA ASO Tier-I Exam Pattern & Marking Scheme:-

This is CBE (Ccomputer Based examination). There are 4 sections in the Tier 1 exam of DDA ASO 2017, with 100 questions which account for a total of 200 marks. The subject-wise details are given below:
No of Questions
Max Marks
Exam Duration
1 General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 50

75 minutes

2 General Awareness 25 50
3 Quantitative Aptitude 25 50
4 English Comprehension 25 50
Total 100 200
  • There is a negative marking of 0.66 marks in all sections.
  • The duration of exam is 100 minutes for candidates who are visually handicapped and suffering from cerebral palsy.

DDA ASO Exam Analysis (Over All):

Good Attempts
General Intelligence and Reasoning
General Awareness
Quantitative Aptitude
English Comprehension

DDA ASO Exam Analysis: General Intelligence

General intelligence or Reasoning was of moderate level in this exam. Questions from missing term and coding-decoding were quite difficult level.

No of Questions
Ranking 2 Easy
Seating Arrangement 1 Easy
Coding-decoding 5-6 Moderate-Difficult
Missing Term 3 Moderate
Odd one out 2 Easy-Moderate
Analogy 3-4 Easy
Miscellaneous 9 Easy-Moderate
Total 25 Moderate

DDA ASO Exam Analysis: General Awareness

Some questions from Exam:
  • Who is the CEO of Snapchat?
  • Who was the Governor general at 1857?
  • What was the duration of Rajya Sabha in MP?
  • If President & vice President is not available then who takes the responsibility?
  • Nector nuts nachos related to?
  • Who was the First President of independence Bangladesh?
  • Why India mixed economy?
  • One question from Black cotton soil.
  • Zen Nawesta is the holy book of whom?
  • Nepolian burried at the bank of which river?
  • Who is the writer of Malgoodi book?
  • After independent Dr B.R. Ambedkar became?
  • Triacetone Triperoxide (TATP) recently in news due to which reason?
  • Hindi written in which script?

No of Questions
History 5-6 Difficult
Geography 3-4 Moderate
Polity 5-6 Easy-Moderate
Economics 4-5 Easy-Moderate
Science 2-3 Easy-Moderate
Current Affairs 3-4 Moderate 
Total 25 Moderate-DiffIcult

DDA ASO Exam Analysis: Quantitative Aptitude

Quantitative aptitude was of moderate level. There were no questions from trigonometry & geometry. Questions from Speed & Distance were quite time consuming.

No of Questions
S.I, CI, Profit/Loss  5-6 Moderate
Mensuration 1-2 Easy
Partnership 3-4 Moderate
Algebra 3 Easy
Time and Work 3-4 Moderate
Speed and Distance 6-7 Moderate-Difficult
Average & Percentage 2 Moderate
Total 25 Moderate

DDA ASO Exam Analysis: English Language

English language section was of easy-moderate level, No questions were asked from One-word substitution and error detection. Questions from poems asked, in which mood of writer asked.

Para jumble- How to make salad?
In this you have to arrange the sentences of how to make salad.

Spelling Check: Connoisseur

Antonym: Impede

Idioms/Phrases: Blew to top view to anger

_______ is mightier then sword?

Topic of RC:
RC (Reading Comprehension): Stephen Hawking

RC (Reading Comprehension) : Global warming (penguin related)

No of Questions
Fillers 7-8 Moderate
Idioms/Phrases (in the form of fillers) 3 Easy-Moderate
Parajumbled  1 Easy
Antonym/ Synonym (in the form of sentences) 4 Easy-Moderate
Spelling check 1 Easy
2 RC  6 Easy-Moderate
Total 25 Easy-Moderate

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