SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 2020 20th October Shift 1

SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 2020 20th October Shift 1 –Question Asked, Difficulty Level, Attempt

SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 2020, 20th October, Shift 1: SSC board has successfully conducted SSC CHSL 2020 Exam Tier 1 for Shift 1. The exam duration was 1 hr. and was held from 10 AM to 11 AM. The board conducts CHSL exam to recruit candidates for the post of Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA), Sorting Assistant (SA), Data Entry  Operator (DEO), Postal Assistant (PA), and Lower Division Clerk (LDC). The exam comprises of 4 subjects which are English Language and Comprehension, General Awareness, General Intelligence and Reasoning, and Quantitative Aptitude.

In this post, we have provided a detailed analysis of the exam factors such as difficulty level of this shift, question-type, topic-wise weightage, good attempts of the exam, etc. Therefore, candidates who are going to appear in the upcoming examination must read this article diligently.

SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam 20th October (1st Shift): Difficulty Level

The table below lists the number of questions asked from each section and its difficulty level:

Section Number of Questions Difficulty Level of Questions
English Language and Comprehension 25 Easy
Quantitative Aptitude 25 Moderate
General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 Easy
General Knowledge 25 Easy-Moderate
Overall 100 Easy-Moderate

SSC CHSL Exam Timings 2020

The table stated below highlights the reporting timing, shift timing, gate closing timing and time of the beginning of the SSC CHSL examination:

Number of Shift Reporting Timing Gate Closing Timing Exam Duration
Shift 1 8:30 AM 9:30 AM 10 to 11
Shift 2 11:30 AM 12:30 PM 1 to 2 PM
Shift 3 2:30 PM 3:30 PM 4 to 5 PM

SSC CHSL Exam Centre Guidelines

The below-highlighted points state the exam centre guidelines which the candidate must follow during the examination:

  • Candidates are advised to wear a mask during the examination.
  • Candidates can carry their own transparent water bottle, personal hand sanitizer (50 ml), gloves & a simple pen inside the exam centre.
  • Candidates should have installed the Aarogya Setu app on their smartphone and the app must show their risk profile for COVID 19.
  • The registration of the candidate will be done with photo capture; therefore, candidates have to remove their mask only at that moment.
  • There will be a separate dropbox for rough sheets and call letters, candidates have to drop these in the designate boxes.

SSC CHSL 20th October (1st Shift): Section-wise Exam Analysis

The below table enumerates the section-wise analysis of 1st shift of SSC CHSL Tier 1 exam conducted on 20th October 2020:

SSC CHSL Tier 1 Quant Analysis 2020

Topics Number of Questions
Percentage 2
Profit and Loss and Discount 2
Simplification 1
Mixture and Alligation
Ratio and Proportion 1 to 2
Trigonometry 3
Problem on Ages 1
Speed, Distance and Time 2
Average 2
Time and Work 1 to 2
Boat and Stream 1
Geometry 2 to 3
Mensuration 2
Data Interpretation 4 to 5
Simple Interest and Compound Interest 2
Pipes and Cistern 1
Algebra 2

SSC CHSL Tier 1 Reasoning Analysis 2020

Topics Number of Questions
Papercutting and folding 1
Missing Number
Logical Arrangement
Embedded Figures 1
Counting of Figures 1
Analogy 2
Odd one out 2
Arithmetic Reasoning 2
Blood Relation 1
Dice 1
Alphanumeric Series 2
Classification 2
Coding and Decoding 3
Distance Direction Test 1
Mirror Image 1
Logical Venn Diagram 1
Miscellaneous 4 to 5

SSC CHSL Tier 1 English Analysis 2020

Topics Number of Questions
One-word substitution 2
Idioms and Phrases 2
Cloze Test 5
Synonym and Antonym 4
Spelling Error 2
Spot the Error 2
Sentence Improvement 2
Para-jumbled sentences 2
Fill in the blanks 2
Direct and Indirect speech 2
Active/ Passive voice 2

SSC CHSL Tier 1 General Awareness Analysis 2020

Topics Number of Questions
Modern History 2 to 3
Indian Polity 2
Sports Personalities 2
Physical Geography 2 to 3
Biology 1
Physics 1
Art and Culture 1
Static GK (First and Superlatives) 2 to 3
Current Affairs 3 to 4
Miscellaneous (Environment, Book, Awards, Rivers, Organisations, Sports Cup, etc.) 4 to 5

SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam 20th October (1st Shift): Good Attempts

The number of good attempts for 1st shift held on 20th October will give you a fair idea regarding the number of questions you must target to attempt in your SSC CHSL 2020 forthcoming exam. For candidates who already have appeared in the examination, they can get a rough idea about the expected cut off of this examination. The below table lists the section-wise good attempts as per data provided by the candidates who have attempted the exam:

Section Good Attempts
Quantitative Aptitude (Maths) 19 –  21
General Intelligence (Reasoning) 21 – 22
General Awareness (GA) 17 – 19
English Language and Comprehension 22 – 23
Overall  79 – 83