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SSC CGL Exam Analysis & Review 2020-2019: 3rd March

Difficulty Level-Easy to Moderate,

SSC CGL 2020 Tier-1 will be conducted tentatively from 2nd to 11th March 2020. The exam will be conducted online comprising of 4 sections with about 100 questions in total and with maximum marks of 200. The entire exam is needed to be completed in a time span of 60 minutes.

The sections asked in SSC CGL Tier-I Exam are:

  • General Intelligence & Reasoning
  • General Awareness
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • English Comprehension

Find the detailed exam analysis of the SSC CGL 2019-20 Tier-1 Exam held on 3rd March 2020 (Shift-1). The paper was conducted online in the Objective type MCQ format. So, let’s look at the type of questions asked in this exam, difficulty level and number of good attempts.

SSC CGL Tier-I 2019-20 Online Exam Analysis held on 3rd March 2020 (Shift-1)


(Number of Questions/Marks)


Difficulty Level

(Good Attempts)

Quantitative Aptitude (25/50)

Number Systems, Decimals and Fractions, Percentages, Ratio and Proportion, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Mensuration, Time and Distance, Ratio and Time, Time and Work, Trigonometry



(17 to 20)

English Language and Comprehension


Spot the Error, Fill in the Blanks, Synonyms/ Antonyms, Mis-spelt words, Idioms & Phrases, One Word Substitution, Improvement of Sentences, Sentence Rearrangement, Cloze Test


Easy to Moderate

(18 to 20)

General Intelligence & Reasoning


Analogies, Classification, Analogy, Coding-Decoding, Puzzle, Matrix, Word Formation, Venn Diagram, Direction and Distance, Blood Relations, Series, Non-Verbal Reasoning (Paper-folding, Mirror Image)

Easy to Moderate

(20 to 22)

General Awareness


Sports, History, Culture, Geography, Economic scene, General Polity, Awards, Indian Constitution, and general Science


Easy to Moderate

(18 to 20)

Total 100 Objective MCQs

Easy to Moderate

(70 to 80)

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