SSC CGL Exam Analysis 2020 Tier 1 Check Shift 3 Detailed Exam Analysis; 5th March

SSC CGL Exam Analysis Shift 3: The SSC CGL Tier 1 exam has been conducted on 5th March in shift 3. The exam timing for the 3rd shift of SSC CGL Tier 1 exam is 4 PM to 5 PM. If you are appearing in the upcoming shifts, then you must go through the SSC CGL exam analysis 2020 provided here for the details regarding the pattern of questions asked in the exam. Check out the exact review of the exam based on the experience of students, topic-wise distribution of questions, exam level, and good attempts required to ace the exam.

SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Analysis 2020: Good Attempts 

As per the exam review obtained from students, the level of SSC CGL Tier 1, third shift exam was easy-moderate. A total of 100 questions were attempted by the students in 60 minutes. The good attempts for shift 3 lie in the range of 79-85. 

Section Subject No of Questions Good Attempts
1 General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 21-22
2 General Awareness 25 17-19
3 Quantitative Aptitude 25 19-21
4 English Language 25 22-23
Total 100 79-85

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SSC CGL Exam Analysis 2020 Tier 1: General Intelligence and Reasoning

The reasoning section comprised a total of 25 questions for 50 marks. The level of reasoning section was easy. The subject-wise distribution of questions asked along with the level has been provided below.

S.No. Topics No. Of Questions asked Level Of Exam
1 Analogy 3-4 Easy
2 Odd One Out 2-3 Easy
3 Series 2 Easy-Moderate
4 Statement & Conclusions 1 Easy
5 Directions
6 Sequence (Acc. to Dictionary)
7 Word Formation
8 Coding-Decoding 3 Easy
9 Mathematical Operations 1 Easy
10 Matrix
11 Blood Relation 1 Moderate
12 Mirror Image 1 Easy
13 Venn Diagram 1 Easy
14 Paper Folding Image 1 Easy
15 Missing Term 2 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-moderate


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SSC CGL Exam Analysis 2020 Tier 1: English Language

The English Language section was easy. You can check the English Language paper analysis with the topic-wise distribution of questions and levels given below.

  • Spelling- Definite
  • antonym of Sarcastic
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
4 Sentence Rearrangement 2 Easy-Moderate
5 Idioms and Phrases 2 Easy
6 Synonyms 2 Easy
7 Antonyms 2 Easy
8 Active Passive 2 Easy
9 One word substitution 2 Easy
10 Narration 1 Moderate
11 Spelling Correction 2 Easy
12 Cloze test 5 Easy-Moderate
Total Questions 25 Easy


SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Analysis 2020: Quantitative Aptitude

The quantitative Aptitude section is generally lengthy comprising questions from arithmetic and advance maths. The level of this section in the exam was easy in the third shift. The topic-wise distribution of questions has been provided below.

  • In a triangle, ratio of angles is 2:3:4, Find the smallest angle.
S.No. Topics No. Of Questions asked Level of Exam
1 Ratio 1-2 Easy
2 Average 1-2 Easy-moderate
3 Number System 1-2 Easy-moderate
4 Simplification 1 Easy-moderate
5 Time & Work 2 Easy
6 Time, Speed & Distance 2 Easy-moderate
7 S.I. & C.I. 1 Easy
8 Profit & Loss 2 Easy-moderate
9 Co-ordinate Geometry no questions
10 Geometry 3-4 Easy
11 Mensuration 2 Easy-moderate
12 Trigonometry 3 Easy
12 Percentage 1 Easy-moderate
12 Algebra 2-3 Easy-moderate
13 DI (Tabular) 4 Easy
Total Questions 25 Easy-Moderate


SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Analysis 2020: General Awareness

General awareness section generally gives a tough time to aspirants. Questions from Current affairs are mainly asked in the exam covering the majority of the portion. Check out the distribution and level of questions asked in this particular section:

  • Military Exercise between India and Oman?
  • 16th Finance Commission head

SSC is conducting the Tier 1 combined graduate level examination from 3rd March to 9th March for recruiting in Group B & C posts under the Central Government. We hope that this Exam analysis for SSC CGL Tier 1 helped you in providing detailed information about the questions asked in the first shift today. Candidates appearing for the exam in upcoming shifts must go through the Paper analysis in detail.

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