Last Minute Tips For SSC CHSL

Last Minute Tips For SSC CHSL Exam Tier 1 2020 – Last Minute Tips & Tricks

Last Minute Tips for SSC CHSL Exam. SSC is going to conduct the CHSL exam from 17th March to 28th March 2020. As SSC CHSL is knocking on the door, do not let your hard work fly through the window at this last minute. This article is particularly to help you out in this very eleventh hour of the exam to keep your mind working.

So, to help you score better, here we are presenting to you some last-minute tips for the SSC CHSL 2019 exam.

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SSC CHSL Exam 2020 Tier-1 Exam Postponed

#1 – Smart Revision – Cram Quick Tricks & Formulas

A week before the exam, certainly, you are fully prepared with all the topics covered in the Syllabus. But to remember everything you studied at the time of the exam, you should revise them carefully.

  •  Revise the important topics having more weightage.
  •  Learn the short tricks and advanced formulas that will help you in solving General Intelligence and Quantitative Aptitude questions quickly.
  • You are advised to learn quick tricks for the following SSC CHSL important topics:
Quantitative Aptitude General Intelligence
Percentage Alphanumeric/ Number Series
Time and Distance Non-Verbal Reasoning
Profit and Loss Syllogism
Ratio and Proportion Direction Sense
Tables, Squares, Cubes and roots Blood Relation
Mixture and Allegation Number Series
  • Make sure you revise topics section wise.
  • Don’t try to study any new topic as it will consume your whole time.
  • Give time to revise your stronger areas of General Awareness.
  • Learn important one-word substitution, idioms & phrases etc.

SSC CHSL Syllabus 2019-20: Detailed Syllabus For Tier I, II & III Exam

#2 – Practice Mock Test – Increase You Speed & Accuracy

In SSC CHSL Exam, you must attempt maximum questions within the given time limit with accuracy. For this, you must increase your speed of solving the questions.

This will be possible only with the help of lots of practice. You should practice sets of previous papers and SSC CHSL mock papers to catch up the speed of the exam.

  •  Go for online SSC CHSL mock test series and solve question papers.
  • After one mock test, try to analyze yourself; the time taken by you in solving different type of questions in each section.
  • Your focus should be on accuracy in every attempt. (At least 85-90% accuracy)
  • Analyze your scores with of help of comparative study of previous year cutoff marks.
  • Make your own strategies based on your performance in mock test you had appeared.
  • With the help of the above-cited strategies, practice more mock tests with higher accuracy and speed, targeting the cutoffs.


Check Previous Year SSC CHSL Cut Off

#3 – Plan Your Attempts – Be confident

Before appearing in SSC CHSL Exam you should prepare some tactics to attempt questions in every section. It will help you in answering questions within the given time limit.

  • Make section-wise strategies based on the time consumed in solving questions of certain topic.
  • Try to solve the questions in the beginning that have more weightage and consume less time.

General Awareness

Try to attempt those questions first, answers for which could click in your mind after just one read. If you don’t get the answer in first few seconds, don’t attempt.

  • Keep this strategy in your mind and attempt question with 100% confidence.
  • In those days, you can go for some physical exercise so that your mental energy level can be maintained.
  • Believe in yourself and be self-motivated.
General Intelligence Quantitative Aptitude English Language
AnalogyWord Arrangement

Odd One Out

Non-verbal Reasoning




Venn Diagram


Blood Relations


SimplificationProfit & Loss/Percentage/Discount

Data Interpretation (DI)



Number Series


Ratio & Proportion

Time & Work

Time & Distance


Reading ComprehensionError Spotting

Cloze Test

Phrase Replacement

Para Jumbles

SSC CHSL Previous Year Papers and Answer keys for All days & Shifts

#4 – Analyze Expected level of Questions – Stay Relaxed

You may get tensed thinking about the level of questions expected to come in SSC CHSL Exam. You should ignore the tension and relax your mind.

  • Don’t be tensed about the difficulty level of the exam because if the exam is difficult for you then it will be difficult for other aspirants too.
  • Relax your mind by taking proper sleep and doing meditation or yoga.
  • Take help from the analysis of expected questions and level of the exam as given below:
  • Expected Number of Question in English Comprehension are as follows:
Topic Expected Number of Questions
Errors 2
Sentence Improvement 2
Idioms 4
Comprehension 5
Antonyms 2
Synonyms 2
One Word Substitution 3
Spellings 2
Fillers 3
  • Expected Number of Question in General Awareness are as follows:
Topic Expected Number of Questions
Current Affairs 5
History 3
Geography 3
Polity 3
Economics 5
General Science 5
Static GK 1
  • Expected Number of Question in Quantitative Aptitude are as follows:
Topic Expected Number of Questions
Algebra 3
Trigonometry 5
Geometry 5
Percentage 2
Profit and Loss 2
Simple Interest 1
Speed and Distance 2
Averages 2
Data Interpretation 2
  • Expected Number of Question in General Intelligence are as follows:
Topic Expected Number of Questions
Matrix 1
Logical 3
Non-Verbal 1
Odd One Out 5
Direction Test 3
Series 10
Other miscellaneous areas 2

#5 – Learn How to Skip Questions – Manage Your Time

Time management plays the most important role in the exam. As mentioned earlier that to crack the exam you should make as many correct attempts as you can in the given time limit. So, go along with an appropriate time management planning.

  • Don’t spend extra time on a single question. If you are not getting the answer, mark it for review and move further.
  •  In case you don’t even know how to solve the question or didn’t study that topic, please skip the question, and move on to the next question.
  •  There is no sectional time limit. Therefore, you have a total time limit of 75 minutes for 100 questions.
  •  You should not waste a single second, therefore divide time limit for each section:
Time Limit Section
First 12 Minutes English Comprehension
Next 8 Minutes General Awareness
Next 20 Minutes Quantitative Aptitude
Next 20 Minutes General Intelligence & Reasoning
  • You can use the last 5 minutes in checking the question you marked for review. If possible, try to solve them and mark the correct one.

10 Vital Last Minute Instructions Before Entering Exam Hall

On the day of exam, you should take care of few important things to avoid blunders. You are provided here with 10 important steps that you should take care of before you enter the examination hall: –

  • Make sure you have downloaded your SSC CHSL Admit Cards from the official website.
  •  You should keep two passport size colored photographs with you.
  •  You should keep your original photo ID proof along with one photocopy.
  •  Enter examination center 30 minutes before the scheduled time.
  •  Your friends, family or guardian will not be allowed to enter the premises of examination center.
  •  Avoid taking bags, mobile phones, and other prohibited items into the examination hall.
  •  After entering the exam hall, you will have to complete your biometric registration.
  •  When you get settled on your seat, you should enter your “Registration Number” and “Password” to the system you are provided.
  •  You will not be allowed to leave the examination hall before completion of the exam.
  •  While giving exam, don’t get involved in any illegal activity, as you will be under CCTV surveillance.