SSC CGL Tier-2 Exam Analysis & Review 2018-19

SSC CGL Tier-2 Exam Analysis & Review 2018-19:

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has conducted SSC CGL Tier-II exam 2018-19 from 11th September to 14th September across Pan India. Candidates who have appeared in SSC CGL Tier 2 exam  eagerly waiting for Exam Analysis and Review 2018-19. So, here we came out with the Detailed SSC CGL Tier II Exam analysis and Review 2018-19. SSC CGL Tier 2 consists 2 major papers namely Quantitative Aptitude and English Language of 200 marks each.

SSC CGL Tier-II Exam Analysis: Exam Pattern & Good Attempts

Section No. of Questions Total marks Level of exam Good Attempts
English Language 200 200 Easy 177-185
Quantitative Aptitude 100 200 Moderate 70-76
Total 300 400

SSC CGL Tier-II Exam Analysis: Quantitative Aptitude

As per the reviews of many aspirants, the exam was seen to be of easy to moderate Level. The topic-wise distribution of questions asked in the exam is given in the below table.

• Paper was very Calculative
• more questions were asked from CI
• Pipe & Cistern-2
• 2 DI were asked[Bar Graph & Pie Chart]
• 6 digit number was given with 2 digits missing, then find the possible value of X & Y, if 6 digit number is divisible by 72.
• 3-4 questions were asked from discount.
• In SSC CGL Tier-II Quant Questions pattern were same as SSC CGL Tier-I
 Topic Number of questions Level of Exam Number System/HCF/LCM 7-9 Easy Percentage 3-4 Easy Average 4-5 Easy Time & Work, Pipe & Cistern 5 Easy Profit & Loss, Discount 8-9 Easy Mixture & Alligation 4-5 Easy Time Speed Distance, Boat & Stream Trains 3-4 Easy Interest (CI & SI) 5 Easy Geometry 10-15 Easy-Moderate Mensuration 10-12 Moderate Trigonometry, Height & Distance 10-12 Easy-Moderate DI [2] 10 Easy-Moderate Algebra 9-10 Easy-Moderate Partnership 2-3 Easy Simplification 3 Easy Coordinate Geometry 3 Easy Misc. 2-3 Easy Total Questions 100 Easy-Moderate

The Quantitative section in the SSC CGL Tier-II Exam consists of Arithmetic and advanced maths.

SSC CGL Tier-II Exam Analysis: English Language

• Many questions were asked from the basic grammar rules.
• Reading comprehension is generally easy with basic questions being asked from the passage.
• Idioms & Phrases were asked from various sources
• Synonym and antonym are low scoring topics as only 5-6 questions are asked.

One word substitution

• Person who is good at classical music
• What is fear of water called
• Catastrophic

Synonyms:-

• Stoic,
• Serendipity,
• Philanthropist
• Impoverished

Antonym- Flourishing

Topics Of 4 Reading Comprehension –

• Tiger Reserve,
• American Study on Exercise,
• Standup Comedian

3 cloze test – [15 questions]

Idioms & phrases

• Eye to eye
• Nip in the bud
• One in a blue moon
• Put the best foot forward
• Green fingers – good at gardening

Miss spelt Words-

• Prophecy
• Illiterate
• Aesthetic
 Topic No of questions Level of questions Spot the error 20 Easy-Moderate Fill In The Blanks 15-20 Easy Synonyms 3-4 Easy Antonyms 2-3 Easy Spelling/detecting mis-spelt words 4-5 Easy Idioms & Phrases 10 Easy One word substitution 12 Easy Improvement of sentences 20 Easy-Moderate Active/Passive voice of verbs 20 Easy Conversion into direct /indirect narration 22-24 Easy Jumbled Paragraph / Sentence Rearrangement 20 Easy 4 Cloze passage 25 Easy 4 Comprehension Passage 25 Easy Total 200 Easy

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