SSC Stenographer Syllabus

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Sep 28, 2020

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SSC Stenographer recruits candidates for the post of stenographers in various Government organizations. The exam is taken by a lot of candidates every year. This year, SSC Stenographer 2020 exam dates have been announced. The exam will be conducted from November 16-18, 2020. Previously it was scheduled to be conducted from May 5 - May 7, 2020, was postponed due to COVID-19. Stay updated with SSC Stenographer 2020 Latest New

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SSC Stenographer will be conducted in online mode. The Paper will be divided in three sections viz. General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Awareness and English Language & Comprehension.

Subject Questions Marks
General Intelligence and reasoning 50 50
General awareness 50 50
English language and comprehensive 100 50

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SSC Stenographer General Intelligence & Reasoning Syllabus

The section is aimed at testing candidates’ Intelligence and Reasoning Ability through various questions. The syllabus for the section is upto 10th level.  The question range from Verbal, Non-Verbal and Analytical Reasoning. The level of difficulty of the section is moderate with very few or no surprises. Check SSC Stenographer Syllabus

The questions will be asked from the syllabus mentioned in the notification. Here is a list of some important topics that could come in the SSC Stenographer exam:

Important Topics
Arithmetical Reasoning Analytical reasoning
Syllogism Missing character
Number Series Puzzle test
Blood Relationship concept Venn diagram
Number series Series test
Problem-solving analysis Direction test

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SSC Stenographer General Awareness Syllabus

This section deals with candidates’ awareness ranging from History & Geography to Current Affairs & Economics. The section has a vast syllabus and candidates are expected to score well as the questions asked are general and basic in Nature.

it can be said that e is no limit as such for the syllabus of General awareness but one can prepare for this section by going through the topics and understanding the pattern of questions asked in previous years exams. Must Read SSC Stenographer Preparation Tips

 With a total of 50 questions in the section holding 50 marks, it could be scoring to a lot of candidates. Some of the important portion to prepare the general awareness section is mentioned here.

Important Topics

Based on important dates of celebration General polity
The economy of India Book author’s Name
Scientific research Important sports days
 History Economic sense
The Constitution Newspapers
Current affairs --

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SSC Stenographer English language and Comprehension Syllabus

The Section tests candidates’ English aptitude. With a total of 100 questions from Vocabulary, Grammar, Sentence Structure and Antonyms, candidates must make sure that they get maximum scores in the section as it holds 50% weightage of the total paper. Let’s look at the syllabus of English Language and comprehension. Check Complete Detail on SSC Stenographer Skill Test

Some of the important portion candidates need to cover to prepare well for the exam is mentioned in the table below.

Important Topics
 English Language-based questions Spotting errors
Synonyms Reading comprehension
Antonyms Sentence structure
One word substitution Grammar
Vocabulary -

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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.