SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 18th March 2020

SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 18th March 2020- Difficulty Level & Good Attempts

SSC CHSL Exam Analysis & Review 18 March 2020 (1st Shift): Today’s first 2nd Day First shift of SSC CHSL Tier 1 exam has been successfully concluded now from 10 AM to 11 AM. Today is the 2nd 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 18th 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 18th 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: 18th March 2020

As the second-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-Moderate
Quantitative Aptitude (Maths) 25 Moderate
General Intelligence & Reasoning 25 Easy
General Knowledge (GK) 25 Moderate
Overall 100 Moderate

SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 2020: Good Attempt

Sections Good Attempt
General Intelligence and Reasoning 21-23
General Awareness 18-19
Quantitative Aptitude 16-18
English Comprehension 22-24
Total 77-84

SSC CHSL 1st Shift Exam Review 18th 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.

S.No. Topics No. Of Questions Level
1 Percentage 1-2 Easy
2 Average 1 Easy-Moderate
3 Number System 1 Easy
4 Simplification 1-2 Easy
5 Time & Work 1 Easy-Moderate
6 Speed & Distance [Train] 1 Easy-Moderate
7 S.I. & C.I. 1 Easy-Moderate
8 Profit & Loss 2 Easy
9 Algebra 3-4 Easy-Moderate
10 Geometry 3 Easy
11 Mensuration 2-3 Easy-Moderate
12 DI [Tabular] 3 Easy-Moderate
13 DI [Bar Graph] 2 Easy
Total Questions 25 Easy-Moderate

Q 1 { Cos 225} = ?  in decimal , Answer (-0.7)

Q 2 Diameter of a circle = 12 inch, what is the circumference in Centimeters = {1 inch = 2.54 CM}

Q 3 A rectangle L:B = 5:3 Difference = 8 CM, Find out the Area=?  Answer = 240 centimeters square

Q 4 CP of 5 Articles = SP of 7 Articles, Find out the Profit/ Loss in % =?, Ans – Loss =28.56%

Q 5 किसी नंबर को 3 से भाग देने पर शेष 2 आता है, यदि उस संख्या में 5 जोड़ दिया जाये और फिर 3 से भाग दिया जाये तो रेमैंदर क्या होगा = 1

Q 6   5 साल पहले माता की आयु पुत्र की आयु से 3 गुना थी, 5 साल बाद माता की आयु पुत्र की आयु से 2 गुना हो गई तो पुत्र की वर्तमान आयु ज्ञात कीजिये = आंसर = 15 वर्ष

Q 7 a किसी काम को 10 दिन में कर सकता है तथा b उसी काम को 5 दिन में करता है, b 2 दिन काम करके काम छोड़ देता है , a बाकी काम कितने दिन में पूरा करेगा = आंसर = 6 दिन

Q 8  मूलधन – 10000, दो हिस्सों में दिया गया एक को P1 15% तथा दुसरे को P2  10%, SI 5 साल का = 6500 Rupees, Find Out P1 & P2 Parts?

Q 9 Trigonometry Based 2 Questions asked in the examination

Q 10  a किसी काम को 30 दिन तथा b उसी काम को 18 दिन में करता है तो यदि a 6 दिन काम करे, तो बताओ a और b मिलकर बचा हुआ काम कितने दिन में पूरा कर देंगे  – उत्तर – कुल काम को 9+6=15 दिनों में

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.

General Intelligence and Reasoning
S.No. Topics No. Of Questions Level
1 Analogy 2 Easy
2 Odd One Out 3 Easy
3 Series 2-3 Easy
4 Statement & Conclusions 1 Easy-Moderate
5 Directions
6 Sequence 3 Easy
7 Coding-Decoding 2-3 Easy
8 Mathematical Operations 1 Easy
9 Dice 1
10 Blood Relation 1 Easy
11 Mirror Image 2 Easy
12 Venn Diagram & Syllogism 1 Easy
13 Paper Folding Image 1 Easy
14 Syllogism 1 Easy
15 Miscellaneous Ques 3-4 Easy
Total 25 Easy

Q 1.  7: 43::8:? = Answer – 49

Q 2. 7, 11, 13, 17, 19, ? = Answer – 23

Q 3.  e-g-effg–e-ff-g-g (Fill in the blank in the given below pattern)= fegeefg

Series and Analogy

Q 4.  2, 8, 18, 32, 50, ? उत्तर – 72

Q 5.  9:121::7:? Ans – 81

Q 6. रिषभ की आयु 10 साल है, उनकी माता  उससे 20 साल बड़ी है, उसके पिता की आयु ज्ञात कीजिये यदि वो 6 साल बड़े है उनकी माता से – 36 साल

Q 7. Chair: Furniture::? : Stationery, उत्तर – Paper

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.

S.No. Topics No. Of Questions Level
1 Fill in the Blanks 2 Easy
2 Sentence Improvement 1 Easy-moderate
3 Error Detection 2 Easy
4 Sentence Rearrangement 2 Easy-moderate
5 Idioms and Phrases 2 Easy
6 Synonyms 2 Easy
7 Antonyms 2 Easy
8 Active Passive 2 Easy
9 Direct Indirect 1 Easy
10 Phrase Substitution 2 Easy-moderate
11 Spelling Correction 2 Easy
12 Cloze Test Passage 5 Easy-moderate
Total 25 Easy
  • Synonym of Earthy
  • Synonym of Choosy
  • Jovial Synonym (हैप्पी/ फ्रेंडली), जॉली,
  • Idiom = Take One’s hat off (in sentance form) >> To give Praise/ Admire
  • Incorrect Spelling of Definition
  • Close Test on Usage of Internet
  • Active/ passive >> Sita asked me why did you keep that smartphone in the bin = I Was asked by Sita why did she keep smartphone in the bin.
  • Commemorate (Spelling Error)

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:

S.No. Topics No. Of Questions Level
History 4-5 Easy-Moderate
Indian Polity 3-4 Easy-Moderate
Geography 2 Easy-Moderate
Economy (Basic) 1 Easy
Biology 2 Easy-Moderate
Physics 1 Easy
Chemistry 2 Easy
Static GK 2 Easy-Moderate
Current Affairs 5-6 Easy-Moderate
Total 25 Easy- Moderate

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

  1. Financial Emergency is included in which of the following articles of the Indian Constitutions – Article 360 (आर्टिकल 352 – नेशनल इमरजेंसी और 356 स्टेट इमरजेंसी से सम्बंधित है )
  2. Where did the third edition of the Khelo India Held – Guwahati
  3. Who invented Dynamite – Alfred Nobel
  4. दादा साहेब फाल्के पुरुस्कार किसको मिला – अमिताभ बच्चन (2019)
  5. 2019 की महिला विश्व चेस चैंपियन शिप किसने जीती –
  6. Who has appointed the Deputy Governor of RBI – Micheal Patra
  7. 1 GB = 1024 MB
  8. What was India’s Rank in Asian Athletic Championship in 2019 – 4th Rank (भारत को कुल 17 मैडल मिले थे )
  9. Who has won the Sir Garfield Sobbers Trophy of the year 2019 – Ben Stokes (इंग्लैंड के क्रिकेटर है )
  10. Kala Azar is caused by – Protozoa
  11. How many art forms are there in Kathakali – 5 Forms
  12. Who is the chief of defense staff of Indian Army – Bipin Rawat
  13. Hard Disk is which type of storage – Secondary Storage
  14. Who won the Durand Cup 2019 – Gokulam Kerala Fan Club (यह कप फुटबॉल से सम्बंधित है )
  15. Who was the chairman of the Drafting Committee of Indian Constitution – B.R. Ambedkar

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 18th 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 18th 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.