SSC CGL Tier 1 2016: Staff Selection Commission is conducting Combined Graduate Level (CGL) Tier I Examination from Aug 27 to Sept 11. This is the the first time SSC is introducing a Computer Based Test of objective type questions with 75 minutes duration. We are sharing the exam analysis which was conducted on 27th Aug and 28th Aug.
SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Analysis
The majority of the questions is on Vocabulary and Grammar. Candidates had good chance to get 5 marks from reading Comprehension. There were 4 questions related to Antonyms/Synonyms.
One Word Substitution, Sentence Improvement, Sentence Completion or Fill in the Blanks, Error Spotting and Phrase Replacement are of 3 Marks each.
Same as last year topics Algebra 6 Marks, Trigonometry- 3 Marks and DI- 4 Marks covered most of the part. Difficulty level of this section was Easy-Moderate.
Number System, Percentages, CI/SI, Profit-Loss Discount, Ratio and Proportion, Averages, Work-Time, Pipes-Cisterns and Time- Speed-Distance are of 1 Marks each.
General Intelligence and Reasoning:
Questions from this section were mostly easy. Candidate can easily eliminate the wrong one.
Questions related to Mirror Image, Embedded Figure, Paper Folding and Number of Squares came with 1 mark each. Odd one Out- 4 Marks, Missing Numbers- 2 Marks, Analogy – 2 Marks, Coding-decoding- 2 Marks and some other topics came with 1 mark.
This section was difficult in comparison of other sections. 7 questions were asked related to Science (Biology, Chemistry and Physics). Current affairs – 4 Marks, Economics- – 4 Marks, History- 3 Marks, Etc.
CGL Tier 1 Exam Pattern and Good Attempts:
Subjects No of Question Total Marks Difficulty Good Attempts
English 25 50 Easy/Moderate 17-19
Quantitative 25 50 Easy/Moderate 20-22
GI, Reasoning 25 50 Easy/Moderate 20-22
GA 25 50 Moderate/Difficult 13-15
Total 100 200 71-75
Expected CGL Tier 1 Cut-off Marks:
General OBC SC ST
104-112 89-94 81-86 73-76
The direct link for the SSC CGL tier 1 Answer Key is provided below:
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SSC CGL Tier 1 Paper Analysis, Answer Key: GA section was difficult is written by Pankaj Sharma
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