SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 17th March

SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 17th March 2020- Difficulty Level & Good Attempts

SSC CHSL Exam Analysis & Review 17 March 2020 (1st Shift): Today’s first shift of SSC CHSL Tier 1 exam has been successfully concluded now from 10 AM to 11 AM. Today is the 1st Day of the SSC CHSL 2019 Tier 1 exam and SSC is conducting the CHSL Exam from 17th March to 28th March 2020 in three shifts.

SSC CHSL Exam 2020 Tier-1 Exam Postponed

Applicants who are going to attend the upcoming shifts of the SSC CHSL Tier 1 exam must be very curious to know about the questions asked detailed subject-wise exam review and difficulty level of 1st Shift held on 17th March 2020.

So, here we are with the SSC CHSL Tier 1 exam review 2020, topic-wise questions asked, good attempts, and difficulty level of the exam. Moreover, you will get clarity about the numbers and types of questions asked from every chapter as well as the difficulty level of them. It will definitely prove to be helpful to boost your confidence further.

All the candidates are advised to go through the SSC CHSL exam 1st Shift analysis held on 17th March 2020 till the end so that you can get maximum benefits and score high marks in the upcoming SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam 2019-20.


SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam Difficulty Level: 17th March 2020

As the first day first slot of the examination has already been conducted, it is time to go for Exam Analysis of SSC CHSL 2019-20 Tier-1 exam. Let’s have a look at the detailed Section-Wise and overall analysis of the first slot of SSC CHSL 2019-2020 Tier-1 Exam.

Let us take a tabular view of the sectional analysis:

Section No. of Questions Level of the questions asked
English Language & Comprehension 25 Easy
Quantitative Aptitude (Maths) 25 Easy
General Intelligence & Reasoning 25 Easy-Moderate
General Knowledge (GK) 25 Easy-Moderate
Overall 100 Easy-Moderate

SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 2020: Good Attempt

Sections Good Attempt
General Intelligence and Reasoning 22-23
General Awareness 18-20
Quantitative Aptitude 16-18
English Comprehension 21-23
Total 75-82

SSC CHSL 1st Shift Exam Review 17th March 2020

SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam Review 2020 (1st Shift): Quantitative Aptitude Section

In SSC CHSL Tier-1 Exam 2020, the entire Quantitative Aptitude Section was Easy to Moderate level. Maximum Questions were asked from Trigonometry, Mensuration, Algebra, Profit & Loss and Algebra.

Two DI were asked in the exam which are given below:
DI [Tabular]-> Table contains “No. of deaths” & “months”
DI [Bar Graph]-> Quantity(in tons) & Currency

Topics Asked No. of Questions
Average 1
Boat & Stream
Geometry 2
Mensuration 1
Data Interpretation 3
Trigonometry 2
Heights and Distances
CI & SI 1
Mixture & Alligation
Speed & Distance 1
Percentages 1
Pipes & Cistern
Profit loss & Discount 1
Ratio & Proportion,Partnership 1
Time and Work 1
Algebra 2
Problem on Ages 2

SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam Review 2020 (1st Shift): General Intelligence & Reasoning

The General Intelligence/Reasoning section of SSC CHSL 2020 Tier-1 exam was easy-moderate. While the Analogy, Coding-Decoding, Blood Relation, and Series questions were easy. There were only 2 questions from mirror image.

Topics Asked No. of Questions
Papercutting & folding 1
Embedded figures 1
Counting of Figures (Triangles) 1
Analogy 2
Odd one out 2
Arithmetic Reasoning 2
Alphanumeric Series 2
Coding-Decoding 2-3
Distance Direction test
Mirror Image 1
Logical Venn diagram 1
Miscellaneous 4-5

SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam Review 2020 (1st Shift): English Language & Comprehension

In SSC CHSL Tier-1 Exam 2020, English language section was Easy-Moderate. The cloze Test was based on Ellora Caves. There was 1 Question from Active Passive & Direct-Indirect, 2 Questions from Fill in the Blanks, Sentence Rearrangement, 5 Questions from Cloze Test and so on.

Topics Asked No. of Questions
One Word Substitution 2
Idioms 2
Cloze test 5(Ajanta Caves)
Vocabulary (Synonyms & Antonyms) 4
Spellings 2
Error Recognition 2
Direct/Indirect Speech 1
Active/Passive 2

SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam Review 2020 (1st Shift): General Awareness

General Awareness section was Easy to Moderate level. The major area of focus this year was on General Awareness questions in the field of Defence, History, States & President of different Orgnisations etc. Questions asked were:

Topics Asked No. of Questions
Modern History 1
Medieval History 1
Indian Polity 2
Physical Geography 1
Economy (Basic) 1
Biology 2
Physics 1
Chemistry 1
Art & Culture(Dance, Festival) 1
Imp Books, Awards, Days, Location Based
Miscellaneous 2
Current Affairs 5-6

The questions related to General Awareness asked in the exam are below:

1. Where is the Makbara of Sher Shah?
2. Weight of chandrayaan 2
3. President of BCCI
4. Ozone Day
5. 6th schedule states
6. Highest waterfall in Sharawati River
7. Uttar Pradesh Lok Sabha seats
8. Rail Coach Factory: Kapurthala
9. Water soluble vitamins: BC
10. Who is the young grandmaster of chess?
11. Who is the President of YES Bank?
12. One question related to Pension Yojna

Let us move forward and have a look at the changes, if any, introduced by SSC in the examination.

  • The SSC CHSL 1st Day First shift exam was conducted from 10 AM to 11 AM
  • The SSC CHSL Exam question were ordered in Reasoning>GK>Maths>English.
  • There were 100 questions and for every wrong answer 0.5 marks are deducted as penalty
  • The Maths section was easy but a bit calculative
  • The English section was relatively easy.
  • The reasoning section lies in between easy-moderate as 3-4 questions were a bit tricky and time-consuming.
  • 6-7 questions from Current affairs were asked
  • In the English Section, a question from the Cloze Test was asked from Ajanta Caves
  • Level of difficulty was in the order- GK >Reasoning>Maths>English
  • Overall the examination fell in the range of ‘Easy-Moderate.


SSC CHSL Tier-1 Exam Analysis 2020- FAQ

Q1. How was the level of SSC CHSL Tier-1 Exam held on 17th March, 2020?

Ans: As per the 1st day’s exam analysis & review of SSC CHSL 2019-20 exam, the difficulty level of exam is considered as Easy to Moderate.

Q2. Which Section was most difficult?

Ans: As per the exam analysis of 17th March 2020, All sections are Easy to Moderate level except the Reasoning section. Reasoning was of Easy Level.

Q3. How was the difficulty level of General Awareness Section?

Ans: The General Awareness section was easy to Moderate level but 2-3 questions from current affairs were little bit tough.

Q4. What is the Good Attempts for SSC CHSL 2019-20 Tier-1 exam?

Ans: The average number of good attempts can be considered from 78 to 82.