# SSC Stenographer Exam 2016: Complete Paper analysis

In this article, chapter wise distribution of questions is explained because this year onwards, SSC has made changes to the Examination pattern. So, it is very difficult to predict the syllabus of SSC Stenographer. Jagranjosh has made efforts to fulfill the candidate requirements.

Created On: Aug 3, 2016 09:36 IST

The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) under the Government of India conducts the Stenographer in the Grade C and D examination this year on 31 July, 2016 to recruit candidates as stenographers in various government departments. To be eligible for the posts, one needs to have passed the 12th standard examination along with stenography skills. In SSC Stenographer Exam, There are the following sections in which candidate is required to qualify.

1. General Intelligence & Reasoning: - 50 questions are introduced in the Exam for this section.
2. English language: - 100 questions are contributed from this section.
3. General Knowledge : - Remaining 50 questions are asked from this one.

There are a total of 200 questions in the Exam to claim your selection.

So, keeping that point in mind www.jagranjosh.com has prepared the following research on 2016 papers to ascertain the topic-wise classification of questions out of the respective subjects. There are two question paper out of which analysis is being done. Let’s check it out.

SSC- Stenographer:- Chapter-wise Distribution of Questions

General Intelligence & Reasoning

No.

Chapter Name

No. Of questions

Paper Code: AD 2016 & Booklet No.: 1054689

Paper code:  AE 2016 & Booklet No.: 1336307

1

Analogy

9

9

2

Classification

9

8

3

Alphabet Test

5

6

4

Series Completion

6

6

5

Blood Relations

1

2

6

Arithmetical Reasoning

2

1

7

Coding- Decoding

4

3

8

Mathematical Operations

2

2

9

Insert the missing Character

2

4

10

Direction test

2

2

11

Logic

2

2

12

Logical Venn Diagrams

2

1

13

Figure Embedding

2

2

14

Paper Based Folding

1

1

15

Mirror Reflection

1

1

Total No. of Questions

50

50

English Reasoning

No.

Chapter Name

No. Of questions

Paper Code: AD 2016 & Booklet No.: 1054689

Paper code:  AE 2016 & Booklet No.: 1336307

1

Spotting Errors

10

10

2

Selecting Words

5

5

3

Synonyms

5

5

4

Antonyms

5

5

5

Ordering Words

5

5

6

Paragraph Formation

5

5

7

Active/Passive Voice

10

10

8

Sentence Improvement

10

10

9

Direct/ Indirect Speech

10

10

10

Closet Set

20

20

11

15

15

Total No. of Questions

100

100

General Awareness

No.

Topic Name

No. of Questions

Paper Code: AD 2016 & Booklet No.: 1054689

Paper code:  AE 2016 & Booklet No.: 1336307

1.

Economy

4

4

2.

History

7

11

3.

Polity

5

4

4.

Geography

7

4

5.

General Science

17

17

6.

Computer

3

3

7.

Current Affairs

2

8.

Awards

3

1

9.

Books and authors

1

1

10.

Important Dates

1

1

11.

Miscellaneous

2

2

Total No. of Questions

50

50

Above Research will be very helpful to the aspiring candidates in future from the point of view of preparation because we observe that there is a need of such criteria on the basis of analysis of previous year papers.

Expected Cutoff

It is the most important factor for students as it decides whether a student has moved on to the next level or not. The Expected cut off for Stenographer 2016 exam is given below for different posts.

SSC Stenographer Exam 2016 Cut-off for Grade C Posts (Expected)

 Cutoff SC ST OBC OH VH General Expected Cutoff 2016 115-120 95-98 116-120 93-96 65-68 122-127

SSC Stenographer Exam 2016 Cut-off for Grade D Posts (Expected)

 Cutoff SC ST OBC OH VH General Expected Cutoff 2016 75-80 60-65 80-85 62-67 30-35 95-100

So, We at www.jagranjosh.com  hope that this article will be proved worthy for all the serious candidates.

All the Best!!!

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