November 21, 2020: Staff Selection Commission will conduct the SSC CPO (SI) 2020 exam Paper-I from November 23, 2020 onwards. The exam will be conducted in online mode. Check exam tips and an overview of different sections here.
The Commission will conduct the SSC CPO (SI) 2020 exam Paper-I for filling in 1564 vacant posts. The exam will be held for 4 days i.e., November 23, 24, 25, and 26, 2020. The paper will be based on Objective-type questions in the form of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs). The candidates will be given 2 hours to complete the whole paper. The bifurcation of the number of questions and different sections is given below.
|Section||Number of questions||Maximum Marks|
|General Intelligence and Reasoning||50||50|
|General Knowledge and General Awareness||50||50|
Most of the sections are easy, but the Quantitative Aptitude section needs special attention. Questions are calculations-based and require a proper study schedule. The blueprint of Quantitative Aptitude is shown below.
|Quantitative Aptitude Concepts||Number of questions|
|Simplification (BODMAS, Fraction, Decimal)||4-6|
|Ratio and Proportion||5-7|
|Mixture and Alligation||0-1|
|(Number Systems LCM, HCF, Integers, Rational Irrational Numbers)||0-1|
|Algebra (Identities, Linear Equations, Quadratic Equations)||4-6|
|Profit and Loss||4-5|
|Time and Work||1-2|
|Simple Interest and Compound Interest||0-2|
|Speed, Distance and Time (Problems on Trains, Boats and Streams, Relative Speed)||0-2|
|Geometry and Mensuration (Triangles, Circles, Chords, Quadrilaterals)||7-11|
|Data Interpretation (Pie Chart, Line Chart, Bar Graph, Table)||7-10|
Following tips must be followed to excel in the paper-I:
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.