SSC (10+2) CHSL
SSC CHSL Exam Pattern
SSC CHSL Tier I Exam Pattern
The Tier-I paper will be objective type. There will be 100 questions for which Candidates will get 60 minutes.
|Subject||Questions||Maximum Marks||Total Duration|
|General Intelligence||25||50||60 Minutes.|
|English Language (Basic)||25||50|
|Quantitative Aptitude (Basic Arithmetic Skill)||25||50|
These 100 questions mentioned in the above table will be based on the topics which are mentioned in the Syllabus.
SSC CHSL Tier II Exam Pattern & Syllabus
There will be a Descriptive Paper (1 Essay & 1 Letter) in SSC CHSL Tier II Exam. You can start your exam with any of the following sections given in the below table.
|Sections||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks|
Note: Minimum Qualifying Marks in this exam is 33%. Marks of this exam will be calculated in preparing the final list of qualified students.
SSC CHSL Tier III Exam Pattern
There will be a Skill Test/Typing Test.
SSC CHSL Syllabus Tier 1
SSC CHSL Tier 1 syllabus is divided into sections-
- General Awareness
- Quantitative Aptitude
General Intelligence and Reasoning Syllabus for SSC CHSL Tier 1
|Symbolic/Number Classification, Number Series||2-3|
|Punched hole/pattern-folding & unfolding||3-4|
|Non – Verbal Reasoning||3-4|
English Language Syllabus for SSC CHSL Tier 1
SSC CHSL 2018 Syllabus for English language section is given in the below table.
|Spot the Error||2-3|
|Fill in the Blanks||2-3|
|Idioms & Phrases||2-3|
|One word substitution||2-3|
|Improvement of Sentences||2-3|
General Awareness Syllabus for SSC CHSL Tier 1
|Economics & Current Affairs||3-4|
Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus for SSC CHSL Tier 1
SSC CHSL 2018 Syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude section includes:
|Ratio & Proportion|
|SI & CI|
|Profit & Loss|
|Mixture & Allegation|
|Time & distance|
|Time & work|
|Algebra||Basic algebraic identities||3-5|
|Graphs of Linear Equations|
|Geometry||Triangle and its various kinds of centers||2-3|
|Congruence and similarity of triangles|
|Circle and its chords|
|Angles subtended by chords of a circle|
|Common tangents to two or more circles|
|Mensuration||Triangle, Quadrilaterals, Regular Polygons||2-3|
|Circle, Right Prism, Right Circular Cone|
|Right Circular Cylinder, Sphere, Hemispheres, Rectangular Parallelepiped,|
|Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square Base|
|Trigonometry||Trigonometry, Trigonometric ratios, Standard Identities like sin20 + Cos20=1 etc.||2-3|
|Complementary angles, Height, and distances|
|Statistical Charts||Histogram, Frequency polygon,||2-3|
NOTE: For Visually Handicapped candidates of 40% and above visual disability and opting for SCRIBES there will be no questions of Maps/Graphs/Diagrams/Statistical Data.
SSC CHSL Skill Test/Typing Test
Skill Test (DEST) Pattern
It is of QUALIFYING nature. Candidates should possess Data Entry Speed of 8,000 key depressions per hour on the computer. They will be given printed matter in English which they have to type on the computer. The test is for 15 minutes and candidates should have a minimum speed of 2000-2200 strokes/key-depressions in order to qualify. Also typing speed of MS office will also be tested.
Typing Test Pattern
Typing Test will be conducted only in English or Hindi and candidates while applying for the Examination will have to indicate his/her choice/option for Typing Test Medium in the Application Form.Candidates opting for English medium should have a typing speed of 35 words per minute and those opting for Hindi medium should have a typing speed of 30 words per minute. Corresponds to 10500 key depressions per hour and 30 wpm corresponds to 9000 key depressions per hour. The speed will be adjudged on the accuracy of typing on the computer of a given text passage in 10 minutes. Visually Handicapped candidates (with 40% disability and above) will be allowed 30 minutes. In English, the passage to be typed in 10 minutes has 1750 key depressions and in Hindi, it has 900.