SSC JE 2017 March 1 (Evening Shift) Answer Key, Question Paper & Analysis

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Apr 8, 2017

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SSC JE paper was successfully conducted on March 1, 2017 in 2 slot of 10:00 am – 12: 00 noon and 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. The SSC JE was held to recruit suitable candidates for the post of Junior Engineer in various government organizations.

If we talk about the difficulty level of the exam, then we can say that some questions were repeated and some were difficult in nature was induced in the exam. So, we can say that the paper was MODERATE. Commission will place the SSC JE Answer key of paper 1 on its official website after the examination. Objections and claims if any, received within the time limit specified while placing answer key will be examined by the commission.

SSC JE exam consisted of a 200 MCQs (Multiple Choice Questions) and was conducted in online mode. Paper I was divided into 3 sections: General Intelligence & Reasoning (50 marks), General Awareness (50 marks) and General Engineering (100 marks).

In Paper-I, every question carry one mark and there is negative marking of ¼ marks for every wrong answer. Candidates shortlisted in Stage 1 are called for Stage 2. On the basis of combined score in Stage 1 and Stage 2, shortlisted candidates are called for Personal Interview.

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SSC JE 2017 Section-wise Analysis

The questions asked in this tier are multiple choices and are basically asked for graduate level aspirants. A thorough preparation and a willing attitude can easily make the candidate able to break the examination and get through to the next rounds of the selection procedure.

The General Intelligence and Reasoning paper among all section was quite a tricky one to handle. The paper comprised of both verbal and non-verbal reasoning questions which the candidates needs to attempt in order to score well in the paper.

Here is the Exam Analysis of SSC Junior Engineer Exam Paper 1.

SSC JE General Intelligence and Reasoning

Reasoning was usual what it was used to be in the previous year exam. Some students have also said that question from Series was difficult and some questions took more time. After giving the examination, students said the overall difficulty was Moderate and if you have practiced the questions, then you could have easily attempted 30-35 questions.

SSC JE 2017

Topic Questions Asked
related word/ number/ letters 11
Series 6
Select odd one 9
Coding-decoding 2
Normal math 3
Statements 2
Non-verbal 10
Trends & operations 4
Others 8

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SSC JE General Awareness

This section is always in discussion about its various characteristics. The previous year questions and the practice can enable you to attempt 25-30 questions easily. There is nothing new for the discussion in this section. Well, only suggestion is to keep practicing previous year questions.

SSC JE 2017

Topics Questions Asked
Economics 5
Political science 8
Geography 9
History 7
Biology 7
Chemistry 4
Physics 4
Computer 3
Others 3

SSC JE General Engineering

This was different for all the section. Students, who have attempted Electrical section told that the section consisted of questions full of basics. The questions were from Electronic Devices and Circuit, Instruments and Transformers. So, if you are well versed with the basics and the application then you could have attempted sufficient number of questions.

Electrical Engineering Analysis 2017

SSC JE 2017

Topics Questions Asked
Basic concept 10
Magnetic circuits 10
AC Fundamentals 9
Circuit law and Network theorems 10
Measurement & Me. Instrumentation 9
Generation, Transmission & Distribution 15
Electrical Machines 21
Utilization of Electrical energy 7
Basic Electrons 7

Mechanical Engineering Analysis 2017

SSC JE 2017

Topics Questions Asked
Strength of Material & Mechanics 15
Thermal Engineering 30
Theory of Machine & Machine Design 15
Fluid Mechanics & Machinery 31
Production Engineering 10

Civil Engineering Analysis 2017

Topics Questions Asked
Building Materials Moderate
Estimating, Costing and Valuation Moderate
Surveying Easy
Hydraulics Moderate
Soil Mechanics Easy
Transportation & Environmental engineering Hard
Structural Engineering Moderate

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