SSC Stenographer Tier-I Exam Analysis 2017:13th September

SSC Stenographer Tier-I 2017 Exam Analysis Shift-1 [10:00-12:00]

So, Now its time for SSC Stenographer 1st Shift Exam Analysis (Review) i.e. 10:00-12:00. The Exam will be conducted by SSC from 11th September to 14th September 2017. We are providing Exam analysis of  SSC Stenographer 2017 Shift-1, so that all other aspirants can get an overall and clear idea about exam pattern and difficulty level. The SSC Stenographer 2017 is being held in ONLINE mode first time. So dear students, without much ado, let’s get straight to the detailed  Exam analysis.

SSC Stenographer Exam Analysis (Over All):

Good Attempts
English Language Easy-Moderate 68-73
General Intelligence Easy 45-47
General Awareness Easy-Moderate 23-27
Overall Easy-Moderate 142-149

Exam Analysis: English Language
In SSC Stenographer Tier-1 Exam 2017, English language section was Moderate-Difficult. There were 3 RC(Reading Comprehension) and 2 cloze test in the exam.


  • Come to grief, 
  • Wide of the mark, 
  • Cry for the Moon

One word Substitution: Utopian


  • Condense
  • Crucial


  • Agitate 
  • Peripheral


  1. Ruskin Bond- Moderate level
  2. Coconut and Kerala – Easy level
  3. Women and children welfare- difficult level

No of Questions
Sentence Improvement 10 Easy
Error Detection 10 Moderate
Idioms/Phrases 5 Difficult 
Parajumbled  5 Easy-Moderate
Antonym/ Synonym 10 Difficult
Direct Indirect 10 Difficult
Active/Passive 10 Easy
Fillers 10 Easy
3 RC 15 Easy
2 Cloze test 15 Moderate
Total 100 Easy-Moderate

Exam Analysis: General Intelligence

In SSC Stenographer Tier-1 Exam 2017, General Intelligence(Reasoning) questions were of Easy level. 

No of Questions
Syllogism 2 Easy-Moderate
Matrix 2 Easy
Blood Relation 2 Easy
Non-Verbal (Image) 10-12 Easy
Odd one out 3-4 Easy
Direction Sense Test 2 Easy-Moderate
Analogy 4-5 Moderate
Series  7-8 Easy-Moderate
Miscellaneous 10-12 Easy-Moderate
Total 50 Easy

Exam Analysis: General Awareness

In SSC Stenographer Tier-1 Exam 2017, General Awareness questions were asked from Current Affairs(12-15 questions). From Science section, if you have basic knowledge of Science, then you can easily score good marks in GA Section.

Some questions from Exam:

  • Who was the last king of Morya dynasty?
  • Who set up Banaras Hindu University?
  • Amartya sen won Nobel in which category?
  • Silk worm on which leaves?
  • No. of satellites of Uranus?
  • One question related to 2017 Summit. 
  • Bhutan does not share boundary with which Indian state?
  • Arrange element as per their mass number.
  • Which article related to freedom.
  • Govt scheme CFL lamp related.
  • Another name of Mt. Everest in Nepal?

No of Questions
History 3-4 Moderate
Geography 4-5 Easy-Moderate
Polity 2-3 Difficult 
Economics 4-5 Moderate
Biology 7-8 Easy-Moderate
Physics 5-6 Easy-Moderate
Chemistry 5-6 Easy-Moderate
Current Affairs 12-15 Easy-Moderate
Misc.(Award, Tribes, committees,etc.) 7-8 Moderate 
Total 50 Easy-Moderate



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