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SSC Mock Test 2020 CGL/CHSL Online Question Paper PDF

SSC Mock Test 2020: Practice free online solved PDF question papers for CGL, CHSL, MTS, CPO SI, JE, Stenographer and Constable.

SSC Examination FAQs

What is SSC exam all about?
SSC stands for Staff Selection Commission, an organisation which recruits staff for various posts in the ministries and departments of Government of India and their various subordinate offices. SSC conducts various exams under its purview: MTS, CHSL, CGL, Constable-GD, Stenographer, etc.
How much percentage (in Graduation) is required for SSC exam?
There is no minimum percentage requirement for SSC CGL exam, you just need to be a graduate. However, for statistical invigilator post you must have at least 60% marks in Mathematics at 12th standard level.
Can we give SSC CGL last year?
Yes, appearing students are eligible to apply for SSC CGL. You will have to produce your final semester result when required.
How many attempts are there in SSC CGL?
For general category candidates, the age limit is 21 to 27 years, so roughly 7 attempts. Reserved category candidates get more than 7 attempts.
How many times SSC exam is held in a year?
The Staff Selection Commission conducts exam annually with scheduled with its exam calander.
Can I fill SSC application form twice?
Yes you can fill the application form as many times as you can to to any kind of editing. There is no problem with filling the form twice.
Is Tier 3 compulsory in SSC CGL?
Yes, it is compulsory to appear for Tier 3. SSC has issued a new exam pattern and as per the same, a Tier 3 (Descriptive Test) has replaced the interview part.
Is Tier 3 of qualifying in SSC CGL?
No it is not just qualifying because marks scored in tier 3 will be considered in the final merit. The minimum passing marks for Tier-3 section is 33 out of 100 marks.
Is negative marking in SSC exam?
Yes, There is a provision of negative marking in the SSC CGL exam. Yes for each wrong answer, 1/4th marks will be deducted.
What is DEST in SSC CGL?
Skill Test in Data Entry or DEST is for those candidates who are selected after SSC CGL Tier-2 for the post of Tax Assistant(TA). You will be given a printed English passage that has to be typed in the computer.
Does SSC CGL have sectional cutoff?
There is no sectional cut-off in any paper of SSC CGL exams. You have to score more than the overall cut-off. In SSC CGL tier 1, you have to clear overall cut-off marks. Similarly, in case of CGL Tier 2 Exam, For the posts(except JSO & AAO), you have to score more than Cutoff (Tier 1 + Tier 2) to be eligible for Tier 3 exam.

Staff Selection Commission (SSC): Latest Exam Pattern

SSC CGL Tier-1 Exam Pattern

S.No. Paper Questions Total Marks Time Duration
1 General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 50  
2 General Awareness 25 50
3 Quantitative Aptitude 25 50
4 English Comprehension 25 50
Total 100 Questions 200 Marks 60 Minutes (1 Hour)

SSC CGL Tier-2 Exam Pattern

S.No. Paper Questions Total Marks Time Duration
1 Quantitative Ability 100 200 2 Hours
2 English Language and Comprehension 100 200 2 Hours
3 Statistics 100 200 2 Hours
4 General Studies 100 200 2 Hours

SSC CGL Tier-3 Exam Pattern

Subject Details Marks Time Duration
Descriptive Paper
  • (English/Hindi) Language
    • Essay
    • Precis
    • Letter
    • Application
100 Marks 60 Minutes (1 Hour)

SSC CGL Tier-4 Exam Pattern

  • Exam Name: Computer Skill Test
  • Total 2 Phases
    1. DEST: Skill Test in Data Entry
    2. CPT: Computer Proficiency Test
  • DEST: Typing of 2000 words in 15 minutes on a computer in English.
  • CPT: check a candidate's proficiency (Word Processing / Spreadsheets / Generation of Slides)

SSC CHSL Tier-1 Exam Pattern

S.No. Paper Questions Total Marks Time Duration
1 General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 50  
2 General Awareness 25 50
3 Quantitative Aptitude 25 50
4 English Comprehension 25 50
Total 100 Questions 200 Marks 60 Minutes (1 Hour)

SSC CHSL Tier-2 Exam Pattern

  • Exam: Descriptive Test
  • Assessment task
    1. Essay Writing: 200 - 250 words
    2. Letter/Application writing: 150 - 200 words
  • Total marks: 100
  • Qualifying marks: 33%
  • Total time: 60 minutes

SSC CHSL Tier-3 Exam Pattern

  • Exam: Skill Test/ Typing Test
  • Skill Test for Data Entry Operator(DEO):
    • Data entry speed: 8000 Key Depressions in 15 minutes
  • Typing Test for Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistant LDCs and Court Clerks::
    • Language: English/Hindi
    • Typing speed: 35 words per minute
  • Total time: 10 minutes

SSC Stenographer (Level-1) Exam Pattern

S.No. Paper Questions Total Marks Time Duration
1 General Awareness 50 50  
1 General Intelligence and Reasoning 50 50
3 English Language and Comprehension 100 100
Total 200 Questions 200 Marks 120 Minutes (2 Hours)

SSC Stenographer (Level-2): Skill Test Pattern

S.No. Post Language Time Duration Time Duration for candidates allowed to use scribe in the CBE (Para-7)
1 Stenographer Grade 'C' English 40 minutes 55 minutes
2 Stenographer Grade 'C' Hindi 55 minutes 75 minutes
3 Stenographer Grade 'D' English 50 minutes 70 minutes
4 Stenographer Grade 'D' Hindi 65 minutes 90 minutes

SSC JE (Paper-1) Exam Pattern

S.No. Topic Total Marks Time Duration
1 General Awareness 50 120 Minutes (2 Hours)
2 General Intelligence and Reasoning 50
3
  • Part A- General Engineering (civil & structural)
  • Part B- General Engineering (electrical)
  • Part C- General Engineering (mechanical)
100

SSC JE (Paper-2) Exam Pattern

Topic Total Marks Time Duration
  • Part A- General Engineering (civil & structural)
  • Part B- General Engineering (electrical)
  • Part C- General Engineering (mechanical)
300 120 Minutes (2 Hours)

SSC Constable (GD): Written Examination Pattern

Part Subject Questions Total Marks Time Duration
A General Intelligence & Reasoning 25 25  
B General Knowledge & General Awareness 25 25
C Elementary Mathematics 25 25
D English/ Hindi 25 25
Total 100 100 90 Minutes (1.5 Hours)

SSC Constable (GD): Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

Type Male Candidates Female Candidates
Race 5 Km in 24 minutes 1.6 Km in 8(1/2) minutes

SSC Constable (GD): Physical Standard Test (PST)

Type Male Candidates Female Candidates
Height (General ,SC & OBC) 170 157
Height (ST) 162.5 150
Chest Expansion (General , SC & OBC) 80/ 5 N/A
Chest Expansion (ST) 76/ 5 N/A