Home   »   SSC CGL 2018-19 Tier 1 Exam...

SSC CGL 2018-19 Tier 1 Exam Analysis : 11th June 2nd Shift

Dear Aspirants,

The most awaited exam of the year, SSC CGL 2018-19 Tier 1, has kickstarted from 4th June with lakhs of aspirants appearing for the exam in various shifts. The exam process will continue over a period of 9-10 days and needless to say, sscadda will keep an eye on this exam from the very first day itself. Through this post, we are providing the detailed topic wise analysis of SSC CGL Tier 1 that will help the candidates appearing for the exam in the upcoming days. The exam is of easy-moderate level. 

SSC CGL 2018-19 Tier 1 Good Attempts 

Let’s look at the exam pattern of SSC CGL 2018-19 Tier 1 and the good attempts that can give you a rough idea of the ideal score for SSC CGL tier 1.

The subject-wise details are given below:

Section Subject No of Questions Good Attempts
1 General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 22-23
2 General Awareness 25 14-17
3 Quantitative Aptitude 25 16-18
4 English Comprehension 25 19-22
Total 100 71-76


TIER -1 SSC CGL 11th June 2019 (2nd Shift) Exam Analysis | CGL Asked Questions

Subject Wise Analysis of SSC CGL Tier 1 

SSC CGL Exam Analysis: General Intelligence & Reasoning

The General Intelligence and Reasoning section is said to be the easiest and most scoring section of SSC CGL tier 1. However, questions asked in today’s 2nd Shift were easy to moderate level. 3-4 Questions were a bit time consuming.

  • Sequence- Gold, Brass, Iron, Silver,Platinum
  • Odd One out- 9168, 11128, 7141, 13178
  • Syllogism – All parent are teacher, All parents are human.
  • One question from age,

The topic wise distribution of questions is given in the below table:

S.No. Topics No. Of Questions asked Level Of Exam
1 Analogy 3-4 Easy
2 Odd One Out 2 Easy
3 Series 3 Easy-Moderate
4 Statement & Conclusions
5 Syllogism 1 Easy
6 Sequence 2 Easy
7 Word Formation
8 Coding-Decoding 2 Easy
9 Mathematical Operations 1 Easy
10 Matrix
11 Blood Relation 1 Difficult
12 Mirror Image 1 Easy
13 Venn Diagram 1 Easy
14 Paper Folding Image 1 Easy
15 Missing Term 1 Easy
16 Hidden Figure 1 Easy
17 Cube 1 Easy
18 Counting Figure 1 Easy
19 Complete Figure 1 Easy
20 Misc. 1 Easy
Total Questions 25 Easy

SSC CGL Exam Analysis: English Language

The English Language section can be a tough call for aspirants who are weak in this subject. But In today’s SSC CGL 2018 1st Shift Exam, English language section was easy.

Antonym- Mammoth
One word substitution- arms & Ammunition kept- Arsenal
Spelling correction- exhibition

You can refer the below table to check the level of this section with the topic wise distribution of questions:

S.No. Topics No. Of Questions asked Level Of Exam
1 Fill in the Blanks 1 Easy
2 Sentence Improvement 2 Easy-Moderate
3 Error Detection 2 Easy-Moderate
4 Sentence Rearrangement 2 Easy-Moderate
5 Idioms and Phrases 1 Easy
6 Synonyms 2 Easy
7 Antonyms 2 Easy
8 Active Passive 2 Easy-Moderate
9 One word substitution 2 Easy-Moderate
10 Word Correction in the sentence (bold word) 2 Moderate
11 Spelling Correction 2 Easy
12 Cloze test 5 Easy-Moderate
Total Questions 25 Easy

SSC CGL Exam Analysis: Quantitative Aptitude

Quantitative Aptitude can be a challenging section in SSC CGL Tier 1. This section was lengthy. Quantitative Aptitude Section gave a tough time to the candidates with its 5-6 time consuming questions. 

Check the below table which depicts topic wise analysis of quantitative aptitude section:

  • A+B=6, AB=16/3 then find the value of A^3+B^3=?
  • A+B+C=4, AB+BC+CA is given, then find A^3+B^3 + C^3-3ABC =?
  • One question from frustum.
  • A circle is given with diameter AB, CD is a chord and it makes a trapezium ABCD. Angle CBA= 18 then find the angle CAD?
  • cosecA= 13/12, then find sinA+cosA-tanA=?
  • √x – 1/√x = √6, then find x^2+1/x^2=?
  • sinA = cos(50+A), A= 40
  • In a triangle ABC, AD is a medium and P is a point on it. If AP:PD= 3:4 Then find the ratio of triangle BPD to triangle ABC?
  • 42x573y is divisible by 72, find x+y?
  • If the price is increased by 17%, What percentage of decrease in the consumption must be done by the person so as to increase the expenditure by 8%?
  • One question based on BODMAS.
  • SP is given, 2 successive discount are 20% & 16%. What is the Marked price?
S.No. Topics No. Of Questions asked Level of Exam
1 Ratio 1 Easy-Moderate
2 Average 1 Easy-Moderate
3 Number System 2 Easy
4 Simplification 1 Easy-Moderate
5 Time & Work 1 Easy
6 Time, Speed & Distance 1 Easy-Moderate
7 S.I. & C.I. 1 Easy-Moderate
8 Profit & Loss 2 Easy
9 Co-ordinate Geometry
10 Geometry 3-4 Easy-Moderate
11 Mensuration 1 Easy-Moderate
12 Trigonometry 2 Easy
12 Percentage
12 Algebra 2 Easy
13 DI (Tabular) 4 Easy-Moderate
Total Questions 25 Moderate


SSC CGL Exam Analysis: General Awareness

General Awareness covers a vast range of topics that can be asked in the exam. It usually comes up with surprises in SSC CGL tier1. Current affairs have been a favorite topic since previous years and in today’s exam too, there was a fair share of CA questions. Questions were of direct approach from History, General Science and other parts.

Refer to the below table to check which topic was asked the most.

  • Vasco De Gama entered India from?
  • 3rd highest water fall in the world
  • January 2019 boxing World Cup female winner
  • Maximum tenure of which pm of Bangladesh


Questions from today’s questions:

S.No. Topics No. Of Questions asked Level Of Exam
1 History 2-3 Easy-Moderate
2 Polity 2 Easy
3 Geography 3-4 Easy-Moderate
4 Economics 2 Easy
5 Static Awareness 1 Easy-Moderate
6 Biology 2-3 Easy
7 Chemistry 3-4 Easy-Moderate
8 Physics 2 Easy-Moderate
9 Computer
10 Current Affairs 6-7 Easy
Total Questions 25 Easy-Moderate



Please whatsapp us the questions on 7982489329.




Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *