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SSC CGL General Awareness Preparation Tips
SSC CGL Tier I Exam Pattern
SSC CGL Tier II Exam Pattern: Paper 1
SSC CGL Tier II Exam Pattern: Paper 2 and 3
- Static General Knowledge
- Current Affairs
- Books and Authors
- Important Schemes
- People in the News
- Awards and Honors
|Current Affairs: 3-5 Questions||General Science: 8-10 questions||Static GK: 9-11 Questions||Miscellaneous: 3-5 Questions|
Persons in News
|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
- 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.
The revised SSC CGL exam pattern is as follows:
|Sections||No. of Questions||Total Marks||Time Allotted|
|General Intelligence and Reasoning||25||50|| 60 minutes
Also Read: How to Prepare for SSC CGL Tier I Exam
|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|
|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|
|Paper||Section||No. of question||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|Paper II||Statistics||100||200||2 hours|
|Paper III||General Studies (Finance and Economics)||100||200||2 hours|