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SSC CGL 2016 Tier-II Exam Analysis and Questions held on 30th Novemeber 2016

Dec 7, 2016 17:20 IST

    The SSC CGL Tier II exam is taking place from 30th November 2016 to 2nd December 2016. This is the very first time that it is going to conduct online in various different countries across the nation in various shifts. In this article, we have figured out various questions appeared in the examination and analysis about the expected cutoffs and questions segregation out of the specific chapters.

    In this exam, there are two papers.

    1. Paper-I: - Quantitative Ability and the duration was 10:00AM to 12:00 PM.
    2. Paper-II: - English Exam and the duration was 2:00- 4:00 PM.

    Both of the above mentioned papers are compulsory to attempt for appearing in the Tier-III. Here is the SSC CGL Tier –II 2016 exam analysis for both Quantitative & English which will provide you the details based on

    -          Questions Asked

    -          Overall Paper analysis

    -          Topics Covered

    -          Good Attempts

    -          Weightage & Marks Distribution

    Quantitative Aptitude Questions and Overall analysis

    1. If tanQ + tan2Q = 1, then, cosQ + cosQ=?
    2. Assume that Atan2 x + B2 secx = C2. Now, what would be the values of sec2 x – tan2 x = ?
    3. If X+1/x = C+1/C, then x=?
    4. An airplane that has just taken off, makes a 30-degree angle with the runway at the point of take-off. After 15 minutes, it makes a 60-degree angle to the point of take-off. It the distance of the airplane is 3km now, what is the speed of the plane.
    5. The difference between CI and SI was given in the question for 3 years, at a 10% rate of interest. You had to find the principle?
    6. If p=99, then p (p+ 3p + 3) =?
    7. If x=1+√2+√3, then 2x4 – 4x-5x2 +26x – 28 =?
    8. The difference between Compound Interest and Simple interest for 3 years at an interest rate 10% per annum is given, find the principal amount?

    Important points/ Analysis

    The Paper was time consuming and moderately difficult. Following tabulated data will clarify all your doubts and present a clear picture. Take a look at it.

    Topics

    No. of Questions

    Difficulty Level

    Number System

    10

    Moderate

    Simplification

    2

    Easy

    Percentage

    4-5

    Moderate to Difficult

    Profit & Loss

    8-9

    Easy

    SI & CI

    3-4

    Easy

    Average

    5-6

    Moderate

    Mixture and Allegation

    2-3

    Easy

    Ratio & Proportion

    2-4

    Moderate

    Time/Speed/Distance

    4-6

    Easy to Moderate

    Time & Work

    4-6

    Moderate to Difficult

    Geometry

    12-13

    Moderate to Difficult

    Algebra

    5

    Moderate

    Mensuration

    10-13

    Easy to Moderate

    Trigonometry

    8-11

    Moderate to Difficult

    Date Interpretation
    (Bar Graph)

    5

    Easy to Moderate

    It is considered that 80 to 90 will be a very good attempt and this year paper is quite difficult as compared to the previous one.

    English Language and Reading Comprehension

    I.                   Idioms and Phrases:

                 a.      The seamy side – Negative side of something.

                 b.      Go to rack and ruin – Become ruined

                 c.     Too many chiefs and not many Indians – Too many bosses, not enough workers

                 d.       Gentleman at large – Has no serious occupation

                  e.     Bite the dust – Get killed

    II.                   Synonyms:

                  a.     Apathy

                  b.      Ineffable

    III.                   Antonyms:

               a.    Mitigate

               b.     Theoretical

    IV.                     One word substitutions.

                   a.     Study of culture is called:

                   b.      Practice of spying or using spies is called: Espionage

    Important points/ Analysis

    Topics

    No. Of Questions

    Difficulty Level

    Para jumble

    20

    Easy

    Sentence Improvement

    22

    Easy

    Sentence Completion

    5

    Easy

    Active Passive Voice

    20

    Easy to Moderate

    Spelling Correction

    3

    Easy

    Reading Comprehension

    30

    Moderate

    Cloze test

    25

    Moderate

    Narration

    27

    Easy

    Idioms/Phrases

    10

    Moderate

    Synonyms/Antonyms

    6

    Moderate

    One Word Substitution

    12

    Easy to Moderate

    Error Spotting

    20

    Easy to Moderate

    It is observed that practically 135 to 150 questions will be a good attempt and paper was usual depends upon candidates solving capabilities.

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