# SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Analysis 5th Aug 2017 (Slot 3)

## SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Analysis 5th Aug 2017 (Slot 3)

SSC CGL Prelims 2017 has started from today. And that will commence from 05th August 2017 to 24th August 2017. More than 20 lakh aspirants have applied for this year’s exams and will face cut throat competition.

Here we are sharing the SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Analysis 5th Aug 2017 (Slot 3) of day 01 has over now. Candidates must keep visiting this page to read the complete exam analysis of SSC CGL Tier 1 by our experts.

## SSC CGL Tier -1 : Exam Timings

Paper will be conducted in three shifts. Shift timings are as follow:
1. 10:15 AM to 11:15 AM
2. 1:15 PM to 2:15 PM
3. 4:15 to 5:15 PM

## Section wise Exam Analysis SSC CGL Tier I 2017 (2nd Shift)

Over- All SSC CGL 3rd Shift was also Similar to Last 2 Shifts, there was noting major change, and also the Level of Exam was Easy to Moderate

## Exam Analysis of Quantitative Aptitude

The Quantitative Aptitude section was of moderate difficulty level. A majority of questions were directly based on formulas. A few questions required precise calculations. Maximum number of questions were asked from 4 topics - Algebra, Pipe & Cistern, Geometry.

TopicNo of QuestionsLevel
S.I, CI, Profit/Loss
6
Easy-Moderate
Mensuration
4
Difficult
Trigonometry
6
Moderate-Difficult
Algebra
5-6
Difficult
Time and Work/ Pipe & Cistern
5-6
Moderate
Geometry
7-8
Moderate
Speed and Distance
1
Easy-Moderate
Average & Percentage
3-4
Moderate
DI
10
Easy-Moderate
Total
50
Easy-Moderate

## Exam Analysis of General Intelligence/Reasoning

The General Intelligence/Reasoning section of SSC CGL 2017 Tier-1 was simple. Maximum questions were asked from both Analogy and Classification. The Non-Verbal Reasoning and Series questions were easy to answer,but the mathematical operation section was tough and required a lot of calculations.
TopicNo of QuestionsLevel
Syllogism
3
Moderate
Matrix
2
Easy
Mathematical operations
3
Moderate
Blood Relation
2
Easy
Non-Verbal (Mirror Image, Counting figure, Embedded figure)
6-7
Easy
Odd one out
6
Easy-Moderate
Coding-Decoding
4-5
Easy-Moderate
Direction Sense Test
2
Easy-Moderate
Analogy
4
Easy
Series
6
Moderate- Difficult
Miscellaneous
9
Easy-Moderate
Total
50
Easy

## Exam Analysis of English Language

The English Language section of SSC CGL 2017 came with surprises as it had twisted language and tough vocabulary. While the Comprehension part was plain-sailing , One-word substitution and Synonyms-Antonyms were toughest. Questions from cloze tests were easy, questions from Idioms and phrases were comparatively difficult. The overall paper of English Language was difficult.
TopicNo of QuestionsLevel
Sentence Improvement
6-8
Easy-Moderate
Error Detection
3-4
Moderate
Idioms/Phrases
6
Difficult
Comprehension
5
Easy-Moderate
Antonym/ Synonym
6
Difficult
One word substitution
5-6
Difficult
Spelling check
5-7
Easy
Cloze test
5
Moderate
Total
50
Difficult

## Exam Analysis of General Awareness

General Awareness yet again was direct and easy. The major area of focus this year was on General Awareness questions in the field of sports and awards and honors. Science was given a higher weightage this time in General Awareness Section of SSC CGL 2017 Tier-1 Exam. The overall paper was of Moderate level.

TopicNo of QuestionsLevel
History
4-5
Moderate
Geography
5-6
Easy-Moderate
Polity
6-8
Difficult
Economics
7-8
Moderate
Chemistry
3-4
Easy-Moderate
Physics
4-5
Moderate
Biology
6-8
Easy-Moderate
Current Affairs
8-9
Moderate
Total
50
Moderate

## SSC CGL 2017 Tier-1 Expected Cut-Off

The cut-off for SSC CGL 2017 Tier-1 will be published after the result of SSC CGL Tier-1 2017. The cut-off will be rolled out both State-Wise and Category-Wise. Candidates will get a proper idea about their chances of selection through the final cut-off for Tier-1 of SSC CGL 2017 Exam.

Since the exam pattern was more or less similar to that of previous year, we are anticipating the cut-off to be roughly the same as that of SSC CGL 2016.

## SSC CGL 2016 Tier-1 Exam Cut-Off

SCSTOBCEx.SOHHHVHURTotal
Cut-off Marks114103125.5092972068137
Available Candidates242771135256192496527422008141146422149319

Note: Only recommendation for aspirants who are yet to attempt SSC CGL Tier-1 in the upcoming days/shifts would be – “AVOID NEGATIVE MARKING”.

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