SSC CPO Tier 1 Exam Analysis Shift 1: Check SSC CPO Exam Analysis Now

SSC CPO Today Exam Analysis: The staff selection commission has successfully conducted the SSC CPO Paper 1 exam today for Shift 1, On 23rd November 2020. In this article, we will analyze the exam, its difficulty level, and the questions that gave a tough time to the aspirants. This exam is conducted for the recruitment of inspectors and sub-inspectors in police departments and lakhs of candidates appear for this examination every year. The shift one exam is over now and the aspirants are keenly waiting for the SSC CPO Tier 1 Analysis. We will be discussing the section-wise as well as overall analysis and good attempts.

SSC CPO Tier 1 Shift 1 Overall Analysis & Good Attempts

As per our SSC CPO Exam Analysis: The SSC CPO Tier 1 Exam consists of four sections with 50 questions each that the candidates have to attempt in 2 hours of duration. The overall exam review for shift one was moderate the subject wise good attempts have been predicted below

Section Level Good Attempts
English Language Easy-Moderate 36-38
Quantitative Aptitude Moderate 29-34
General Intelligence Easy 44-48
General Awareness Moderate 32-34
Overall Moderate 141-149

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SSC CPO Exam Analysis Tier 1: English Language

This section checks the knowledge of grammar, vocabulary, and reading skills of the candidates, and they are judged on the same basis. This section consists of 50 questions. There were no questions asked from narration & active/passive voice this year. Let us look at the topics that were asked in today’s shift 1 examination.


  • Call on,
  • A dry run

One word substitution:-

  • A woman with dark brown hair
  • To have one’s heart in one’s boots.
  • to be deeply depressed

Antonym-> Blissful

Topic No of Questions Level
Sentence Improvement 4-5 Easy-moderate
Error Detection 6-7 Moderate
Idioms/Phrases 3-4 Easy-moderate
Reading Comprehension 10 Easy
Antonym/ Synonym 7 Easy
One word substitution 5 Easy
Spelling check 5 Easy
Indirect Direct
Cloze test 5 Easy-moderate
Misc 3-4 Easy-moderate
Total 50 Easy-moderate
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SSC CPO Tier 1 Exam Analysis: Quantitative Aptitude

SSC CPO Exam Review for Quant: This section is considered to be the most time-consuming section in the entire examination and it consists of 50 questions. The aspirants are judged based on their calculative skills. let us discuss Look at the questions that were asked in today’s shift one

Topic No of Questions Level
S.I. 1 Easy-moderate
Ratio & Proportion
Profit/Loss 5-6 Easy
Mensuration 6-7 Easy-moderate
Trigonometry 6-7 Moderate
Algebra 3-4 Easy
Time and Work/ Pipe & Cistern 6 Easy-moderate
Geometry 6-7 Easy-moderate
Speed and Distance 5-6 Easy-moderate
Average & Percentage 5-6 Easy-moderate
DI (Pie Chart) 5 Moderate
Total 50 Moderate

SSC CPO Tier 1 Exam Analysis: General Intelligence and Reasoning

The overall level of reasoning section was easy to moderate. Questions included topics like non-verbal, verbal reasoning, coding-decoding, syllogism, etc. let us discuss the number of questions and topics that were asked in this section today:

Topic No of Questions Level
Syllogism 2 Easy
Mathematical Operations 3 Easy
Blood Relations 2 Easy
Non-Verbal (Mirror Image, Counting figure, Embedded figure) 7-8 Easy
Odd one out 10 Easy
Coding-Decoding 4-5 Easy
Direction Sense Test 1 Easy
Analogy 4-5 Easy
Series 5-6 Easy
Miscellaneous 5-7 Easy-moderate
Total 50 Easy

SSC CPO Tier 1 Exam Analysis: General Awareness

This section includes general knowledge, current affairs, and general awareness of India and, its neighboring countries. Today this section was of moderate difficulty level. Mostly Current affairs questions were asked from 2019. Let us discuss the questions and topics that are asked and the level of difficulty.

  • One question related to Richter scale.
  • Study of spider called?
  • Who is the founder of Twitter?
  • One question related to Kalidas.
  • When did Gandhi ji returned to India?
  • Some questions were asked from Government schemes which were launched in 2014.
  • One question asked from Article 12.
  • Who is the father of physics?
  • When did Namami gange project start?
  • Who was the president when Rajiv Gandhi became PM?
  • One question asked from Bihu dance form.

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