SSC CGL Exam Analysis 2020: Check Detailed Exam Analysis; 3rd March, Shift 1

SSC CGL Exam Analysis 2020 Tier 1 : The SSC CGL Tier 1 exam conducted by the Staff Selection Commission on 3rd March in 1st Shift is over. SSC CGL exam analysis is a crucial aspect that aspirants look for after the exam. Many candidates are eyeing on the SSC CGL exam analysis for shift 1 as it provides an insight into the questions asked in the first shift of the exam. This post contains the subject wise SSC CGL paper analysis for the exam conducted today in 1st Shift.

SSC CGL Exam Analysis 2020 Tier 1: Good Attempts 

As per the review obtained from students, the level of SSC CGL Tier 1 exam was easy-moderate. A total of 100 questions were asked to be attempted in 60 minutes. The good attempts for shift 1 lie in the range of 74-84.

Section Subject No of Questions Good Attempts
1 General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 22-23
2 General Awareness 25 18-20
3 Quantitative Aptitude 25 16-19
4 English Language 25 18-22
Total 100 74-84


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

The reasoning section tests the thinking abilities of the candidates and comprises 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 2-3 Easy-Moderate
4 Statement & Conclusions 1 Easy
5 Directions
6 Sequence (Acc. to Dictionary) 1
7 Word Formation
8 Coding-Decoding 2 Easy
9 Mathematical Operations 2
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 2 Easy
16 Hidden Figure
17 Cube 1 Easy
18 Counting Figure [Rectangle] 1 Easy
19 Complete Figure
20 Misc. 3 Easy
Total Questions 25 Easy


SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Analysis 2020: English Language

The English Language section was easy-moderate as per the review of students. You can check the English Language paper analysis with the topic-wise distribution of questions and level given below.

Spelling Error-> Humiliation
Idioms & phrase-> A hard nut to crack
Cloze Test Topic-> Moral Values
Antonym-> Exodus, Obligatory
Synonyms-> will be updated

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

SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Analysis 2020: Quantitative Aptitude

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

S.No. Topics No. Of Questions asked Level of Exam
1 Ratio 2 Easy
2 Average 1-2 Easy
3 Number System
4 Simplification 2 Calculative
5 Time & Work 1 Easy
6 Time, Speed & Distance 1 Easy
7 S.I. 1 Easy
8 Profit & Loss 1 Easy
9 Co-ordinate Geometry
10 Geometry 2 Easy
11 Mensuration 2-3 Easy
12 Trigonometry 2-3 Easy-moderate
12 Percentage 1 Easy
12 Algebra 2-3 Easy-moderate
13 DI (Tabular) 4 moderate
Total Questions 25 Easy-Moderate 


SSC CGL today exam analysis 2020: General Awarenes

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