SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 2019: 11th July

SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 2019: 11th July 

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SSC has started its exam process for CHSL posts from 1st July 2019. Candidates aspiring to work for various group C and Group D posts such as DEO, PA, LDC are sitting for this exam all over India. The exam will be conducted in 3 shifts over a period of 10-15 days. Needless to say, Adda247 will be providing you a detailed analysis of all shifts with exact questions asked in the exam. The exam analysis helps in determining good attempts and analyzing performance. Check out the analysis of SSC CHSL Shift 1 and shift 2 below.

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The overall level of SSC CHSL 2018-19 was Moderate for a student who is preparing consistently for SSC CHSL 2018-19 examination. Most of the questions in General Awareness section of SSC CHSL 2018-19 examination were asked from Current Affairs and other questions from history polity etc were repeated from previous year Examinations conducted by SSC. Quantitative aptitude section of SSC CHSL 2018-19 examination was moderate but a little bit calculative in nature. English section of SSC CHSL 2018-19 was easy. For other details like type of questions asked in SSC CHSL 2018-19 examination, questions asked in SSC CHSL 2018-19 and questions were asked from which topics in SSC CHSL 2018-19 examination you can continue reading the article below.

Section Subject No of Questions Good Attempts
1 General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 18-22
2 General Awareness 25 15-17
3 Quantitative Aptitude 25 17-18
4 English Comprehension 25 20-21
Total 100 70-78


  • 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 CHSL Exam Analysis: English Language [Easy-Moderate]

English Language in SSC CHSL exam may give nightmares to some while its an easy task for others. In SSC CHSL Tier-1 Exam 2018-19, English language section was of Easy Level.

  • camouflage- synonym
  • Idiom- In a nutshell
  • Accurate – synonym
S.No. Topics No. Of Questions Level
1 Fill in the Blanks 2 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 1 Easy
9 Direct Indirect 1 Easy
10 One word substitution 2 Easy
11 Spelling Correction 2 Easy
12 Cloze Test Passage 5 Easy-moderate
Total 25 Easy-Moderate


SSC CHSL Exam Analysis: Quantitative Aptitude [Moderate]

The Quantitative aptitude section needs time management as the questions asked may be time-consuming for many aspirants considering advance and arithmetic maths. In SSC CHSL Tier-1 Exam 2018-19, Quantitative Aptitude was of Moderate Level. It was calculative and time-consuming as per many aspirants.

  • x+1/x= 2, x^119 + 1/x^118 = ?
  • A fills up a tank in 10 hours, B fills the tank in 20 hours. Both the tanks were opened at 6:30 AM Find the time taken to fill the tank.
S.No. Topics No. Of Questions Level
1 Percentage (Income based) 1 Moderate
2 Average 2 Easy – Moderate
3 Number System 1 Moderate
4 Simplification 2 Easy
5 Time & Work 1 Easy – Moderate
6 Speed & Distance [Train] 1 Easy – Moderate
7 S.I. & C.I. Easy – Moderate
8 Profit & Loss 2 Easy
9 Algebra 3 Easy- Moderate
10 Geometry 3 Easy
11 Mensuration 3 Easy- Moderate
12 Trigonometry 2 Easy- Moderate
13 DI [Bar Graph] 4 Easy
Total Questions 25 Moderate

SSC CHSL Exam Analysis: General Intelligence & Reasoning [Easy-Moderate]

The General Intelligence and Reasoning section is always considered easiest of all sections in the SSC exams. In SSC CHSL Tier-1 Exam 2018-19, General Intelligence(Reasoning) questions were of Easy-Moderate Level. 

  • ostrich: eagle::
S.No. Topics No. Of Questions Level
1 Analogy 3 Easy
2 Odd One Out 3 Easy 
3 Series 3 Easy 
4 Statement & Conclusions 1 Easy – Moderate
5 Permutation & Combination Moderate
6 Sequence (Based on the dictionary) 1 Easy
7 Coding-Decoding 3 Moderate
8 Mathematical Operations 1 Easy
9 Paper Folding & Embedded Image 2 Easy
10 Blood Relation 1 Moderate
11 Mirror Image 1 Easy 
12 Venn Diagram 1 Easy 
13 Misc. 5 Easy-moderate
Total 25 Easy-Moderate


SSC CHSL Exam Analysis: General Awareness [Moderate]

In SSC CHSL Tier-1 Exam 2018-19, General Awareness questions were asked from all aspects of GA, especially from Current Affairs, 7-8 questions were asked. Static Gk and current affairs cover most of the questions. GA was of moderate level

  • Who was the interim PM after the death of Jawaharlal Nehru?
  • Which of the following is the tributary of Ganga on the left side?
  • Who hosted Asian games in 1982?
  • “Future of India” book author?
  • Finance Minister of India
  • Israel PM who was re-elected recently.


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