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SSC CHSL 2020 Exam Analysis: Check Shift 1 October 26 Exam Difficulty Level Here

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Oct 27, 2020

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SSC CHSL 2020 Shift 1 examination was conducted successfully by Staff Selection Commission (SSC) across India on October 26, 2020. The examination was conducted through online mode for the duration of one hour i.e,10 am to 11:00 am.

SSC CHSL 2020 Shift 1 October 26 exam was conducted by the SSC examination board to recruit aspirants for Group-C and Group-D posts. The SSC CHSL 2020 Tier 1 exam was conducted on October 12, 2020. 

The difficulty level of the SSC CHSL Shift 1 examination held on October 26 was considered to be moderate, based on SSC CHSL exam analysis. The number of good attempts was estimated to be 72-78 out of 100 questions. 

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SSC CHSL 2020 Exam Analysis: Key Highlights

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) CHSL 2020 Shift 1 examination covered 100 Multiple Choice Questions. Candidates were given a duration of 60 minutes to complete the examination. For every correct answer, candidates will be given 2 marks, while 0.5 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer. For more details about SSC CHSL 2020 Shift 1 examination, check the highlights table below: 



Type of Examination

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)

Total Number of Questions

100 Questions

Mode of Examination





60 minutes

Marks per Question

2 Marks

Negative Marking

0.5 marks for every wrong answer

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SSC CHSL 2020 Exam Analysis: October 26 Shift 1 Exam Difficulty Level

SSC CHSL 2020 October 26 Shift 1 Exam consists of four sections namely; English Comprehension, General Intelligence and Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, and General Awareness. Each section consists of 25 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs). 

Tabulated below is the detailed analysis of the SSC CHSL 2020 Shift 1 October 26 exam consisting of the number of good attempts and difficulty level of the exam.


Number of Questions

Good Attempts

Difficulty Level

English Comprehension

25 Questions


Easy to Moderate

General Intelligence and Reasoning

25 Questions



Quantitative Aptitude

25 Questions


Easy to Moderate

General Awareness

25 Questions




100 Questions


Easy to Moderate

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During the commencement of SSC CHSL 2020 Examination, COVID-19 guidelines which were issued by the Government of India, Union Health, and Home Ministry, were strictly followed by the candidates. The candidates were permitted to carry transparent drinking bottles and personal hand sanitizers during the SSC CHSL 2020 October 26 examination.

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