# SSC CGL 2016: What could be the Strategy & Pattern for Quantitative aptitude

SSC has changed the pattern for SSC CGL 2016 Examination with addition of TIER III.This time SSC CGL will conduct online . Having command in Quantitative aptitude will create an edge in overall merit list and ensures one’s selection .Quantitative aptitude importance can be seen in TIER II examination. Quantitative aptitude is one of the toughest part of SSC . Most of the candidates have a myth that they are not good in Maths section and their selection in SSC CGL is difficult .Although Quantitative aptitude is challenging in nature but at the same time it is considered as the most scoring area especially in SSC CGL paper and can be the deciding factor for the candidates in the final merit list.

“Without mathematics, there’s nothing you can do. Everything around you is mathematics. Everything around you is numbers” – Shakuntala Devi

Here we will discuss how to master mathematics in precise and time bound manner for SSC CGL exam. Quantitative aptitude is all about to  test the ability of students, how to play with numbers???????. If one know the basic concepts of Mathematics, then this section will fetch a great score in SSC CGL.

Questions in Quant section can be divided into two categories:

1. Easy Questions
Students must start their preparation with easy questions as it will improve their confidence and help them to attend tough questions step by step.These questions are generally easy to solve, require less time and one can easily score high marks within less time period.
In this section Students must focus on –
Arithmetic –   Percentage , Ratio & Proportions, Problems on Ages,, Averages, Profit and Loss, Time & Work and Pipe & cistern Time & Distance and Boat, Simple Interest/ Compound Interest,  Area & volume and Data Interpretation.
2. Time Consuming Questions
Questions in this section are difficult than above and may require little bit more time to solve.Most of the questions in this section are tricky and required a lot of practiced and proper accuracy.
This section include :
Number system  ,Algebra , Trigonometry and Geometry
Expected Pattern SSC
CGL TIER I Quant Exam Pattern
 Arithmetic Expected Most Expected Percentage 1-2 1 Profit & Loss 2-3 2 Ratio , average & Ages 3 3 SI & CI 1-2 1 Time & Work and Pipe & cistern 2-3 2 Time & Distance and Boat 2 2 Number system 2 2 Area & volume 2-3 2 Advance Maths Algebra 2-3 2 Trigonometry 2-3 2 Geometry 2-3 3 DI 3-4 3 25

“Mathematics as an expression of the human mind reflects the active will, the contemplative reason, and the desire for aesthetic perfection. Its basic elements are logic and intuition, analysis and construction, generality and individuality” –  Richard Courant

This Information is based on the analysis of last year Quantitative aptitude 50 questions based pattern in TIER 1 examination and we will provide Mock Test series strictly based  on the new pattern along with some more expected patterns. Students for more information and strategy remain in touch with SSC Adda and make sure you follow the SSC Adda regularly.

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