SSC Selection Post Phase VII 2019 Exam Analysis & Review

SSC Selection Post Phase VII 2019 Exam Analysis & Review- 14th October, Shift 1

Dear Aspirants,

SSC Selection Post exam 2019 is all set to start from 14th October 2019 and the exams will be conducted according to their educational qualifications for various selection posts for Phase VII under  Matriculation, Higher Secondary and Graduation & above levels. Candidates have already appeared in the first shift of the SSC Selection Post exam and are eagerly waiting for the SSC Selection Post exam analysis. This post will provide you with the detailed exam analysis of the SSC Selection post-exam 2019  with the topic-wise distribution of questions, good attempts and exact exam review. 

SSC Selection posts 2019 Notification & Updates

SSC Selection Post Exam Analysis 2019:

Let’s look at the SSC Selection post good attempts that can give you a rough idea of the ideal score required to surpass the high cut off marks. The overall exam was easy to moderate.

Section Subject No of Questions Good Attempts
1 General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 20-21
2 General Awareness 25 19-20
3 Quantitative Aptitude 25 17-19
4 English Comprehension 25 18-21
Total 100 74-81


  • 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 Selection Post Exam Analysis 2019: Subject Wise Analysis
(Matriculation Level)

The SSC Selection post-exam consists of 4 sections namely General Intelligence & Reasoning, English Language, Quantitative Aptitude and General Awareness. The overall exam was easy to moderate. The below analysis has been provided for the matriculation level posts. 

SSC Selection Post Exam Analysis 2019: General Intelligence & Reasoning

The General Intelligence and Reasoning section are said to be the easiest and most scoring section of SSC Selection post-exam 2019. As per many candidates, this section was Easy.

S.No. Topics No. Of Questions asked Level Of Exam
1 Analogy 3-4 Easy
2 Odd One Out
3 Series 4-5 Easy-Moderate
4 Statement & Conclusions
5 Directions
6 Sequence (Acc. to Dictionary) 2 Easy-Moderate
7 Word Formation
8 Coding-Decoding 3-4 Easy
9 Mathematical Operations 2-3 Easy-Moderate
10 Matrix
11 Blood Relation 2 Easy
12 Mirror Image 1 Easy
13 Syllogism 2 Easy to Moderate
14 Paper Folding Image 1 Easy
15 Missing Term 2 Easy
16 Misc. 2 Easy
Total Questions 25 Easy

SSC Selection Post Exam Analysis 2019: English Language

The English Language section in the SSC selection post comprises various topics for a total of 50 marks. The overall level was easy to moderate. The distribution of topic wise questions are given in the table:

  • 5 ques from reading comprehension
  • Cloze test from The Hindu- article related to organ donor
  • One word Substitution-  Horticulture
  • Spell check: Receipt, Indefinitely
  • Curriculum- synonym
S.No. Topics No. Of Questions asked Level Of Exam
1 Fill in the Blanks 2 Easy
2 Sentence Improvement
3 Error Detection 1 Easy-Moderate
4 Sentence Rearrangement
5 Idioms and Phrases 2 Easy
6 Synonyms 2 Easy
7 Antonyms 2 Easy
8 Active Passive 1 Easy
9 One word substitution 2 Easy-Moderate
10 Narration 1 Easy
11 Spelling Correction 2 Easy
12 Cloze test 5 Easy-Moderate
13 Reading Comprehension 5 Easy-Moderate
Total Questions 25 Easy-Moderate

SSC Selection Post Exam Analysis 2019: Quantitative Aptitude

The overall level of Quantitative aptitude was moderate. Check the below table which depicts topic wise analysis of quantitative aptitude section:

  • Questions from discount were asked
  • No question from Data Interpretation
  • Maths was on the tougher side and moderate
  • More questions from the Arithmetic section were asked
S.No. Topics No. Of Questions asked Level of Exam
1 Ratio 2 Easy-Moderate
2 Average 2-3 Easy-Moderate
3 Number System 1 Easy
4 Simplification 2 Easy-Moderate
5 Time & Work 1 Easy-Moderate
6 Time, Speed & Distance 1 Easy-Moderate
7 S.I. & C.I. 4-5 Easy-Moderate
8 Profit & Loss 3 Easy
9 Ques on Trains 1 Easy
10 Geometry
11 Mensuration 1 Easy-Moderate
12 Trigonometry
13 Percentage 1 Easy-Moderate
14 Algebra
15 DI (Tabular)
15 Misc. 3-4 Easy-Moderate
Total Questions 25 Moderate 


SSC Selection Post Exam Analysis 2019: General Awareness

The General awareness section for SSC Selection post has vast syllabus including static gk, current affairs, history, polity, science, etc. Current affairs dominated the exam. The questions asked in the exam today are given below:

  • Bibi ka Makbara was built by?
  • Which actress has received the maximum National awards?
  • 8-9 questions from current affairs were asked
  • Who is the Agriculture Minister of India?
  • 1 ques from national park
  • Global innovation index Ranking of India
  • The first capital of Chalukya?
  • Why is our blood red?
  • Arun Jaitley stadium located in? Delhi
  • 1 question from book
  • 2 questions from a religious festival
  • 1 question related to a dance form

SSC Selection posts 2019 Notification & Updates

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