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# SSC CGL 2018-19 Tier 1 Exam Analysis : 6th June 1st Shift

Dear Aspirants,

SSC CGL 2018-19 Tier 1, has already commenced from 4th June with lakhs of aspirants appearing for the exam in various shifts to get the job of their dreams. We hope that the candidates who appeared for the exam have performed as per their knowledge. The exam analysis holds great importance for aspirants in the upcoming shifts as it gives a rough idea of the questions asked. This post will provide you all the  information regarding the detailed topic wise exam analysis of SSC CGL Tier 1.   The exam can be said to be of 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 21-23
2 General Awareness 25 14-17
3 Quantitative Aptitude 25 15-18
4 English Comprehension 25 18-20
Total 100 69-78

Note:

• There is a negative marking of 0.5 marks in all sections.
• The duration of the exam is 80 minutes for candidates who are visually handicapped.

## 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 1st Shift were easy level.

• Reasoning 10:101::11:??? [120, 121, 130, 100]
• Computer is coded as ocrepmtu then find daughter
• Cab is 6 bed is 40 then find had
• वह छोटी से छोटी संख्या क्या होगी जिसमें 7,9,11 का भाग देने पर क्रमशः शेषफल 1, 2 व 3 आयेगा।

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 2-3 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
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 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- moderate. No tough Vocabulary bothered the candidates.

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 2 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 sentence (bold word) 1 Moderate
11 Spelling Correction 2 Easy
12 Cloze test 5 Easy-Moderate
Total Questions 25 Easy-Moderate

## SSC CGL Exam Analysis: Quantitative Aptitude

Quantitative Aptitude can be a challenging section in SSC CGL Tier 1. The advance maths covers most of the questions and arithmetic maths is generally considered easy by many aspirants. Maths was lengthy.

• Math lengthy trapezium rhombus property based.
• Principal 15000 r 16% find the difference between 2year and 3year of CI
• After completion 50% of work A alone,B joins him and the work was completed 4 days earlier.If B alone can do50% in 15 days,find (A+B) together time
• A+b+c can do work 15 days,they start together.when 1/3 work is done a leave now the work will complete 4 days more.when 2/3 work done b leave now the work completed 2 days more.c alone can do??

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

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

• Who is the CM of Maharashtra?
• What is the scientific name of Banyan Tree?
• Which Person attended 3 round table conference?
• White phosphorus is?
• Homeostasis is ?
• What is the National game of China?
• President rule comes under which article?
• Which river flows in thar desert?
• Battle of Buxar was held between?
• Which of the following is the Tribe of West bengal?
• Which is the Highest point in Andaman?
• Bandipur wildlife sanctuary is situated in?
• One question on Ottam Thulal Folk dance?
• One question on Book: A prisoner’s scrap book
• When was Battle of Plassey held?
• Who won Abel Prize 2019?
• Earth Day is celebrated in which year?
• What is mentioned in Article 61 of indian constitution?
• Dhaman folk dance belongs to which state?
• Mid Day Meal scheme was launched in which year?
• Who build Grant Trunk Road?
• Who is the brand ambassador of red bus?
• Who extended empire almost in the south?
• Who won Irani Cup 2019?
• Under which act has lok Adalat come into the force ?
• Who invented electromagnetic theory?
• On which day Water day is celebrated?

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

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