SSC CGL 2018-19 Tier - 1 Exam Analysis 6th June 1st Shift

# SSC CGL 2018-19 Tier 1 Exam Analysis : 6th June 1st Shift

SSC CGL Tier-I 2018-19 Computer Based Exam (CBE) consisted of total 100 questions for 200 marks in the Objective MCQ Format. Questions asked in the exam were of ‘easy to moderate’ level in different subjects. Also, there was negative marking of 0.5 marks for wrong answers. So let’s take a look at the questions asked in this SSC CGL Tier-I 2018-19. Exam held on 6th June 2019.

SSC CGL 2018-19 Tier 1 Good Attempts

Let’s look at the exam pattern of SSC CGL 2018-19 Tier 1 and the good attempts that can give you a rough idea of the ideal score for SSC CGL tier 1.

 Section Subject No.of ques Good Attempts 1 General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 21-23 2 General Awareness 25 16-18 3 Quantitative Aptitude 25 17-19 4 English Comprehension 25 18-20 Total 100 72-79

Note:

• 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 CGL 2018 Exam – Important Dates

SSC Tier-I Exam Date: 4th June 2019 to 19th June 2019
SSC Tier-II Exam Date: 11th Sept 2019 to 13th Sept 2019
SSC Tier-III Exam Date: 29th December 2019

Subject Wise Analysis of SSC CGL Tier 1

General Intelligence & Reasoning (Shift 1)

Reasoning section was easy. Students could attempt the section in expected time limit or as planned for this section.

 S.No. Topics No.of ques Level of exam 1 Analogy 3-4 Easy 2 Odd One Out 2-3 Easy 3 Series 2 Easy-Moderate 4 Statement & Conclusions 1 Easy 5 Directions - 6 Sequence (Acc. to Dictionary) - 7 Word Formation - 8 Coding-Decoding 3 Easy 9 Mathematical Operations - 10 Matrix - 11 Blood Relation 1 Difficult 12 Mirror Image 1 Easy 13 Venn Diagram 1 Easy 14 Paper Folding Image 1 Easy 15 Missing Term 2 Easy 16 Hidden Figure 1 Easy 17 Cube 1 Easy 18 Counting Figure 1 Easy 19 Complete Figure 1 Easy 20 Misc. 1 Easy Total Questions 25 Easy

Quantitative Aptitude

Quantitative Aptitude can be a challenging section in SSC CGL Tier 1. The advance maths covers most of the questions and arithmetic maths is generally considered easy by many aspirants. Maths section was lengthy.

Check the below table which depicts topic wise analysis of quantitative aptitude section:

 S.No. Topics No.of ques Level Of Exam 1 Ratio 2 Easy-Moderate 2 Average 2 Easy-Moderate 3 Number System 2 Easy 4 Simplification 1 Easy-Moderate 5 Time & Work - 6 Time, Speed & Distance 1 Easy-Moderate 7 S.I. & C.I. 1 Easy-Moderate 8 Profit & Loss 1 Easy 9 Co-ordinate Geometry - 10 Geometry 2 Easy-Moderate 11 Mensuration 3 Easy-Moderate 12 Trigonometry 4 Easy 12 Percentage 1 Easy-Moderate 12 Algebra 1 Easy 13 DI (Tabular) 4 Easy-Moderate Total Questions 25 Easy-Moderate

English

The English Language section can be a tough call for aspirants who are weak in this subject. But In today’s SSC CGL 2018 1st Shift Exam, English language section was easy- moderate. No tough Vocabulary bothered the candidates.

 S.No. Topics No.of ques Level of Exam 1 Fill in the Blanks 1 Easy 2 Sentence Improvement 2 Easy-Moderate 3 Error Detection 2 Easy-Moderate 4 Sentence Rearrangement 2 Easy-Moderate 5 Idioms and Phrases 2 Easy 6 Synonyms 2 Easy 7 Antonyms 2 Easy 8 Active Passive 2 Easy-Moderate 9 One word substitution 2 Easy-Moderate 10 Word Correction in sentence (bold word) 1 Moderate 11 Spelling Correction 2 Easy 12 Cloze test 5 Easy-Moderate Total Questions 25 Easy-Moderate

General Awareness
SSC CGL Tier 1 exam had questions from last one year current affairs.

 S.No. Topics No.of ques Level of Exam 1 History 3 Easy-Moderate 2 Polity 2 Easy 3 Geography 2 Easy-Moderate 4 Economics 1 Easy-Moderate 5 Static Awareness 2 Easy-Moderate 6 Biology 3 Easy 7 Chemistry 4 Easy-Moderate 8 Physics 1 Easy-Moderate 9 Computer - 10 Current Affairs 5-6 Easy Total Questions 25 Moderate