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SSC CGL Tier-I Exam Previous Year Papers with Solutions

Jul 16, 2018 12:35 IST
    SSC CGL Tier-I Exam Previous Year Papers with Solutions
    SSC CGL Tier-I Exam Previous Year Papers with Solutions

    A good study plan for cracking SSC CGL 2018 Exam must include the daily task of practicing Previous Year Question Papers. So, in this article we are going to share section-wise and date-wise Previous Year Papers of SSC CGL Tier-I Exam held in 2016 alongwith solutions. Students can attempt all the four sections (General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Awareness & GK, Quantitative Aptitude and English Language & Comprehension) here and can build a smart preparation strategy to clear this exam with a high score.


    SSC CGL Tier-I Exam Previous Year Papers (2016) with Answers and Solutions

    Given below are the SSC CGL Tier-I Exam Previous Papers held in 2016 along with solutions:

    SSC CGL Tier-I Exam Held On (Date)

    Section-wise Previous Year Papers

    Download Previous Year Papers with Answers and Solutions

    September 09, 2016 Quantitative Aptitude DOWNLOAD
    General Intelligence and Reasoning DOWNLOAD
    General Awareness and General knowledge DOWNLOAD
    English Language and Comprehension DOWNLOAD
    September 07, 2016
    Quantitative Aptitude DOWNLOAD
    General Intelligence and Reasoning DOWNLOAD
    General Awareness and General knowledge DOWNLOAD
    English Language and Comprehension DOWNLOAD
    September 04, 2016 Quantitative Aptitude DOWNLOAD
    General Intelligence and Reasoning DOWNLOAD
    General Awareness and General knowledge DOWNLOAD
    English Language and Comprehension DOWNLOAD

    September 03, 2016

    Quantitative Aptitude

    DOWNLOAD

    General Intelligence and Reasoning

    DOWNLOAD

    General Awareness and General knowledge

    DOWNLOAD

    English Language and Comprehension

    DOWNLOAD

    September 02, 2016

    Quantitative Aptitude

    DOWNLOAD

    General Intelligence and Reasoning

    DOWNLOAD

    General Awareness and General knowledge

    DOWNLOAD

    English Language and Comprehension

    DOWNLOAD

    September 01, 2016

    Quantitative Aptitude

    DOWNLOAD

    General Intelligence and Reasoning

    DOWNLOAD

    General Awareness and General knowledge

    DOWNLOAD

    English Language and Comprehension

    DOWNLOAD

    August 31, 2016

    Quantitative Aptitude

    DOWNLOAD

    General Intelligence and Reasoning

    DOWNLOAD

    General Awareness and General knowledge

    DOWNLOAD

    English Language and Comprehension

    DOWNLOAD

    August 29, 2016

    Quantitative Aptitude

    DOWNLOAD

    General Intelligence and Reasoning

    DOWNLOAD

    General Awareness and General knowledge

    DOWNLOAD

    English Language and Comprehension

    DOWNLOAD

    August 28, 2016

    Quantitative Aptitude

    DOWNLOAD

    General Intelligence and Reasoning

    DOWNLOAD

    General Awareness and General knowledge

    DOWNLOAD

    English Language and Comprehension

    DOWNLOAD

    SSC CGL Aspirants can start practicing previous year question papers by clicking on the DOWNLOAD links given above in the table.


      How to clear the SSC CGL Exam?

    Benefits of Practicing Previous Year Papers of SSC CGL Exam:

    Practicing Previous Year Papers can help you in many ways in your exam preparation. Remember that there are no sectional time limits and no sectional cut offs. Your job is to simply maximize your score however you can. So, let’s have a look at some major benefits of practicing previous year papers of SSC CGL Tier-I Exam:

    1. Helps in understanding the Exam Pattern:

    Practicing previous year papers will help you to understand the exam pattern followed by the SSC. Let’s look in brief the exam pattern of SSC CGL Tier-I 2018 Exam:

    Section

    Questions

    Marks

    Time

    Quantitative Aptitude

    25

    50

    60 minutes (Total)

    English Language and Comprehension

    25

    50

    General Intelligence & Reasoning

    25

    50

    General Awareness

    25

    50

    TOTAL

    100

    200

    SSC CGL 2018 Tier-I exam is an objective exam which will be conducted online. The exam comprises of four sections having 100 questions (25 questions in each section) which will account for a total of 200 marks (maximum 50 marks in each section). There will be negative marking of 0.5 marks for every wrong answer. The time duration of Tier-1 exam will be 60 minutes.

    Know the Detailed SSC CGL Syllabus 2018: Tier I, II, III and IV with Exam Pattern

    2. Helps in identifying the Important Topics:

    Practicing previous year papers will help you to understand the exam pattern followed by the SSC. Students must refer to the detailed syllabus of SSC CGL Tier-I Exam. However, to buck up the speed of the preparation they must focus on practicing the important topics first. Let’s look in brief the syllabus of SSC CGL Tier-I 2018 Exam:

    General Intelligence and Reasoning

    General Awareness and General knowledge

    Quantitative Aptitude

    English  Language & Comprehension

    Classification

    Static General Knowledge (Indian History, Culture, etc.)

    Simplification

    Reading Comprehension

    Analogy

    Science

    Interest

    Fill in the Blanks

    Coding-Decoding

    Current Affairs

    Averages

    Spellings

    Puzzle

    Sports

    Percentage

    Phrases and Idioms

    Matrix

    Books and Authors

    Ratio and Proportion

    One word Substitution

    Word Formation

    Important Schemes

    Problem on Ages

    Sentence Correction

    Venn Diagram

    Portfolios

    Speed, Distance and Time

    Error Spotting

    Direction and Distance

    People in News

    Number System

    Synonyms

    Blood Relations

    Computers

    Mensuration

    Antonyms

    Series

    Awards and their importance

    Data Interpretation

    Idioms & Phrases

    Verbal reasoning

    Geography

    Time and Work


    Non-Verbal Reasoning

    Economy

    Algebra


    Critical Thinking

    Polity

    Trigonometry


    Emotional & Social Intelligence

    Population Census

    Geometry


    3. Helps in analysing the Difficulty Level of the Questions:

    You will get to know the difficulty level of the topics and sub-topics all the four sections, i.e., General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Awareness & GK, Quantitative Aptitude and English Language & Comprehension. For the ease of the students we have constructed the preparation strategy of all the four sections in detail shared in the links given below:

    Know the SSC CGL 2018 Quantitative Aptitude Preparation Strategy

    Know the SSC CGL 2018 General Intelligence and Reasoning Preparation Strategy

    Know the SSC CGL 2018 English Language and Comprehension Preparation Strategy

    Know the SSC CGL 2018 General Awareness (GA) and General knowledge (GK) Preparation Strategy

    4. Helps in identifying your Strong and Weak Areas:

    While practicing previous year papers, make sure to identify your strong and weak areas. First try to focus on you weak areas and spend more time improving them. Devote more time to your weak areas and less time to your strong areas. Do practice those topics which are your areas of strength but allocate little less time for that.  Remember that all of us have different strengths and areas of improvement and accordingly need to customize the preparation strategy. This way you will be able to score high in the exam.

    Know the SSC CGL 2018 Exam Preparation Tips and Strategy

    5. Helps in Time Management during the Exam:

    Try different order of attempt patterns while practicing previous papers. Start with English Comprehension or Quantitative Aptitude and choose the order which will allow you to optimally utilize your time. Also, try not to give more than one minute to any question while attempting them. You must focus on improving your speed of attempting questions to ace this exam.

    Know the top 5 Daily Routine Practices for cracking SSC CGL 2018 Exam

    6. Helps in achieving Accuracy:

    Practice makes the man perfect! The more you will practice, the more accuracy you will gain which will eventually lead you to a high score in the exam. Practice will help you in avoiding silly mistakes while attempting Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning Sections. It will also help you in avoiding guess works while attempting General Awareness and English language & Comprehension Sections. Silly mistakes and guess works will lead you to wrong answers and will increase negative marking. Therefore, practicing previous year papers will help you in achieving accuracy and high score in SSC CGL Exam.

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    Quantitative Aptitude General Intelligence and Reasoning General Awareness and General knowledge English Language and Comprehension

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