SSC CHSL 2020 Tier-1 Shift 1: Questions, Exam Analysis & Review of October 12, 2020

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The first shift of the SSC CHSL Tier 1 exam was conducted from 10 a.m - 11 a.m. The exam was conducted on October 12, 2020. The last time for the candidates to enter the examination hall is 9:30 a.m and the exam began at 10 a.m. Read about SSC CHSL 2020 Tier-1 Shift 2: Exam Analysis, Review, and Questions, on October 12

Candidates who need to know about the type of questions, weightage of topics, number of good attempts, and difficulty level of the question paper could read the following section. Catch up on SSC CHSL latest news and updates

SSC CHSL Exam Highlights

Particulars Details
Name of the Exam SSC CHSL 2020
Number of tiers 3
Sections covered inTiers Tier 1: CBE Tier 2: Descriptive Tier 3: Skill test
Types of question in Type English Language, General Intelligence, Quantitative Aptitude, and General Awareness
Number of questions 100
Total marks 200 marks

 Also Read: Application Status for SSC CHSL Tier 1 2019 Examination Released

SSC CHSL Tier 1: Exam Analysis

The students who have completed the SSC CHSL Tier examination in the first shift informed that the difficulty level of the exam is moderate to difficult. The students have also informed that there were 7 questions on current affairs and 3 questions on history.

The following tabulation gives the exam analysis of SSC CHSL Tier 1 analysis.

Sections Number of questions Good attempt
General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 22 – 23
General awareness 25 16 – 18
Quantitative Aptitude 25 20 – 22
English Comprehension 25 21 – 23
Total 100 74 – 80

SSC CHSL Tier 1: Questions asked 

The following section gives some of the questions are asked in the SSC CHSL Tier 1 Shift 1 examination.

  • Who was given a crystal award?
  • Who was given the Daba Sahab Falke Award 2018?
  • Who was given the Sir Gary Sobers Field Player of the year award?
  •  A question related to the Doctrine of lapse Lord Dalhousie
  • Under which article the Loksabha speaker and Deputy speaker come?
  • One MCQ was on Glavanisation of Iron
  •  Which disease can be occurred due to the scarcity of insulin?
  • Deepti Sani Praniti belongs to which sports?
  • What is called the brain of the computer?
  • How many times Pankaj Advani has won the IBSF World Billiard Championship?
  •  Who founded the ISI in Kolkata?
  •  When is constitution day celebrated?
  • Synonym of Jovial?

SSC CHSL 2020 Tier 1: Exam day Guidelines

The guidelines that were followed on exam day of SSC CHSL 2020 tier 1are mentioned below:

  • Candidates should carry the admit card on the day of the exam. They will not be permitted to attempt for the exam without the admit card
  • Candidates should also carry their original ID proof and latest photograph
  • Along with admit card, candidates should also carry a face mask and a small bottle of hand sanitiser as it is an important safety measure
  • A printout of the self-declaration form of COVID 19 should also be carried by the candidates on the day of examination.
  • If required, candidates can also carry a transparent water bottle to the exam hall.

While preparing for the SSC CHSL exam, candidates can start to prepare for both tiers at a time. Before starting the preparation along with the exam paper analysis, candidates should know about the SSC CHSL exam pattern and syllabus in detail.  

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