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SSC CGL Tier 1 Syllabus 2016

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has announced vacancies in various government ministries in February for the year 2016.
The exam is a 2 tier process: Tier 1 exam, and Tier 2 exam. There will be no interviews for SSC SGL 2016. This time SSC has added descriptive part too in CGL.

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 Exam is going to be conducted in the month of August as announced by SSC. It is an online exam the first time.

We are providing you with the syllabus for this exam.SSC CGL

Syllabus for the exam:

Quantitative Aptitude

This section includes 50 questions. The topics to be covered in this section are

  • Data Interpretation
  • Time and Work
  • Partnership
  • Profit and Loss
  • Time, Distance and Speed – Trains, Boats n Streams
  • Simple and Compound interest
  • Mixture and Alligation
  • Ratio and Proportion, Percentages, Averages
  • Alzebra
  • Mensuration and Geometry
  • Trigonometry

Trigonometry and Geometry form an important part of this section.

General Intelligence and Reasoning

This section also includes 50 questions. The topics to be covered in this section are

  • Series (number, symbol, letter)
  • Venn Diagram
  • Blood Relation
  • Direction Sense
  • Analogy
  • Classification
  • Statement and Assumptions/Conclusions
  • Ranking
  • Syllogism
  • Matrix
  • Drawing inferences
  • Figural Pattern– folding and completion
  • Critical thinking
  • Other sub-topics, if any

General Awareness

This section also includes 50 questions. The topics to be covered in this section are

  • Current Affairs
  • Static GK (Census, Sports, Books n Authors, International n National Organizations, country-capital, etc.)
  • Indian History, Constitution, Polity and Geography
  • Economy and Finance
  • Basic Computers
  • General Science (Physics, Chemistry, Biology)

English

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Idioms (One word substitutes)
  • Fillers
  • Sentence Correction
  • Error Finding
  • Synonyms/Antonyms
  • Spelling Correction