SSC CGL Important Topics – Must Know before the Exam

Posted by Deepanshi Jain
July 12, 2017

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Greeting for the SSC CGL Aspirants!!

We all know that SSC CGL Exam is around the corner and now it’s time to give the final touch for the preparing of the CGL Exam. This is time when you have to focus more on practice.

We are sure that you all are looking for the useful advice to boost your preparation. In this article, we have mentioned most important topics that will ask in SSC CGL 2017 Exam.

Let’s first discuss the SSC CGL Paper Pattern for tier 1 exam:

  • Tier 1 consists of 4 sections namely,
  • General Intelligence
  • English Language
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • General Awareness
  • Maximum Marks for each section: 50 Marks
  • Total Time Duration: 60 Minutes
  • Total Questions in each section: 25 Questions
  • Negative Marking of 0.50 Marks.
  • There is no Section wise Cut Off in this Exam.


Important Topics that will help you to Score More:

Candidates need to prepare each and every topic for the exam in order to attempts maximum question. But to boost your marks you make these topics very strong as these topics contain the maximum weightage in the CGL 2017 Exam.

SSC CGL Quantitative Ability:

This is section is one of the most interesting and Time taking section in the exam. But this is also a scoring section if you prepare well in the exam. From the past 2 years, Advanced Maths has become the most scoring area of SSC CGL Exam.

  • Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Geometry
  • Profit and Loss

SSC CGL English Comprehension:

You know that there will be no separate time for any section, so it is an advice not to spent more than 15 minutes in this section. This is true that if you understand English, then this section will become very scoring part and life saving for you.

“Perfect planning and proper execution of that perfect planning is the key to success for any competitive exam”

  • Synonyms/Antonym
  • Spotting Error
  • One word Substitution

SSC CGL Reasoning Ability:

This section can become your friend if you try to understand it well. Reasoning ability is one of the most time-consuming section, so be aware of the time limit and prepare it accordingly.

  • Analogy
  • Odd One Out
  • Figure Problem
  • Classification


SSC CGL General Awareness:

General Awareness is not only the important section in the exam but also one of the toughest section in the CGL exam. Candidates find this section very difficult as there is a high chance in negative marking. Question are asked form the class 10th level mostly.

Tip: Practice of reading Daily Current Affair will help you to score more in the exam.

  • General Science
  • Constitution
  • Geography
  • History

Hope this article will help to get success in your exam. If you have any doubt or query please let us know in the comment section below.


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