SSC CGL General Awareness Syllabus 2022, Check detailed topic-wise syllabus here

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SSC CGL General Awareness Syllabus 2022, Check detailed topic-wise syllabus here

SSC CGL General Awareness syllabus consists of the important topics from which questions are asked in this section. General Awareness is a very important section in SSC CGL Exam. A total of 25 questions are asked from this section in SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam and 25 questions are asked in Paper 1 of Tier 2 Exam. This section aims to test the knowledge of candidates about the current and past events in the country and world. Read this article to know the complete SSC CGL General Awareness syllabus and other details. You can now prepare for the SSC exam with us- SSC Champion Batch 2022: Enroll in Live class by Safalta Now!

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SSC CGL General Awareness Syllabus

The different topics from which questions are asked in General Awareness section are as follows:
  • Static General Knowledge
  • Science
  • Current Affairs
  • Sports
  • Books and Authors
  • Important Schemes
  • Portfolios
  • People in the News
  • History
  • Geography
  • Economic
  • Awards and Honors
  • Economics
The topic-wise analysis of the syllabus is as follows:
Current Affairs: 3-5 Questions General Science: 8-10 questions Static GK: 9-11 Questions Miscellaneous: 3-5 Questions
Awards
International Events
Persons in News
Politics
Financial Awareness
Banking Awareness
Biology
Chemistry
Physics
 
Polity: Fundamental rights, Fundamental duties, Supreme Court, High Courts, President, Vice President, Parliament, Governor, State Legislature, Constitutional and Non-Constitutional Bodies, Emergency Provisions, Elections and Election Commission

Economy: Terminologies related to budget, Planning in India, Institutions like RBI, SEBI etc.

Geography: India and neighbouring countries, Famous ports, National Highways, Minerals, Industries and so on.

History: Ancient History, Medieval History and Modern History
Books and Authors
State Animals and Symbols
Important Days and Events
Computer 
 

SSC CGL General Awareness Preparation Tips

Candidates can follow the below mentioned tips to prepare General Awareness section for SSC CGL Exam.
  • Make it a habit to read the newspaper everyday.
  • Note down important events and news which can be important for the exam.
  • Practice previous year papers to understand the type of questions being asked.
  • Attempt mock tests.
  • Revise
How to Prepare GK for SSC CGL Exam: Read here
The revised SSC CGL exam pattern is as follows:

SSC CGL Tier I Exam Pattern

Sections No. of Questions Total Marks Time Allotted
General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 50  60 minutes
(1 hour)
General Awareness 25 50
Quantitative Aptitude 25 50
English Comprehension 25 50
Total 100 200

SSC CGL Tier II Exam Pattern: Paper 1

Sections Module Subject No. of Questions Marks Weightage Duration
Section I Module-I Mathematical Abilities 30 90 23% 1 hour
Module-II Reasoning and General Intelligence 30 90 23%
Section II Module-I English Language and Comprehension 45 135 35% 1 hour
Module-II General Awareness 25 75 19%
Section III Module-I Computer Knowledge Test 20 60 Qualifying 15 minutes
Module-II Data Entry Speed Test One Data Entry Task Qualifying 15 minutes

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How many questions are asked from General Awareness in SSC CGL Tier 1?

A total of 25 questions are asked from General Awareness in SSC CGL Tier 1 exam.

How many questions are asked from General Awareness in SSC CGL Tier II Exam?

A total of 25 questions are asked from General Awareness in Paper 1 of SSC CGL Tier II Exam.

How many stages are there in SSCG CGL Exam?

There will be only two stages in SSC CGL Exam now- Tier 1 and Tier 2.

Is Tier 1 only qualifying in nature?

Yes, SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam is only qualifying in nature.

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