# SSC CGL syllabus 2018: complete syllabus for Tier-1

There are four sections in SSC CGL tier-1 exam and all questions will be of 10th and 10+2 class level. General Intelligence & Reasoning: The questions will be of both verbal and non-verbal type out of the following chapters.

1. Analogies

2. Similarities and Differences

3. Space visualization

4. Spatial orientation

5. Problem solving & Analysis

6. Judgement & Decision making

7. Visual memory

8. Discrimination & observation

9. Relationship concepts

10. Arithmetical Reasoning and figural classification

11. Arithmetic Number Series

12. Non-verbal series

13. Coding and Decoding

14. Statement conclusion

15. Syllogistic reasoning

16. Semantic Analogy

17. Symbolic/Number Analogy

18. Figural Analogy

19. Semantic Classification

20. Symbolic/Number Classification

21. Figural Classification

22. Semantic Series

23. Number Series

24. Figural Series

25. Problem Solving

26. Word Building

27. Numerical Operations

28. Symbolic Operations

29. Trends

30. Space Orientation & Visualization

31. Venn Diagrams

32. Drawing inferences

33. Punched hole/pattern –folding & un-folding

34. Figural Pattern – folding and completion

35. Indexing

36. Address matching

37. Date & city matching

38. Classification of center codes/roll numbers

39. Small & Capital letters/numbers coding

40. Decoding and classification

41. Embedded Figures

42. Critical thinking

43. Emotional & Social Intelligence

General Awareness: This test is subjected to test understanding of environment around the candidate and its application to society. It includes-

1. India and its neighboring countries

2. History

3. Culture

4. Geography

5. Economics

6. General politics & scientific research

Quantitative Aptitude: This test is to check your command on general maths and understanding of methods, concepts and their applicability.

1. Computation of whole numbers decimals

2. Fractions and relationships between numbers

3. Percentage

4. Ratio & Proportion

5. Square roots

6. Averages

7. Interest

8. Profit and Loss

9. Discount

10. Partnership Business

11. Mixture and Allegation

12. Time and distance

13. Time & Work

14. Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra & Elementary surds

15. Graphs of Linear Equations

16. Triangle and its various kinds of centers

17. Congruence and similarity of triangles

18. Circle and its chords, tangents

19. Angles subtended by chords of a circle

20. Common tangents to two or more circles

21. Triangle

22. Quadrilaterals

23. Regular Polygons

24. Right Prism

25. Right Circular Cone

26. Right Circular Cylinder

27. Sphere & Hemispheres

28. Rectangular Parallelepiped

29. Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square base

30. Trigonometric ratio

31. Degree and Radian Measures

32. Standard Identities

33. Complementary Angles

34. Heights and Distances

35. Histogram

36. Frequency polygon

37. Bar diagram & Pie chart

English comprehension: This time, SSC has not handed over any particular topics to prepare for this section. This test is subjected to understand correct English and his basic writing & comprehension ability.

The above-mentioned syllabus is the consolidated package out of which you have start studying and revising one by one on daily basis or as per your own choice. It can be assured that there will not be any questions besides this indicative syllabus. For more information regarding SSC updates, visit our official website.

# Tier II Exam pattern:

Paper Subject No. of Q Marks

1 Arithmetic 100Q 200M

2 English 200Q 200M

Tier II syllabus:

Paper-I : Quantitative Ability :

The questions will be intended to test the capability of correct use of numbers and number sense of the candidate. The scope of the test will be the calculation of whole numbers, decimals ,fractions and relationships between numbers, Percentage. Ratio & Proportion, Square roots, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Allegation, Time and distance, Time & Work, Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra & Elementary surds, Graphs of Linear Equations, Triangle and its various kinds of centres, Congruence and similarity of triangles, Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles, Triangle, Quadrilaterals, Regular Polygons , Circle, Right Prism, Right Circular Cone, Right Circular Cylinder, Sphere, Hemispheres, Rectangular Parallelepiped, Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square base, Trigonometric ratio, Degree and Radian Measures, Standard Identities, Complementary angles, Heights and Distances, Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar diagram & Pie chart

Paper-II : English Language & Comprehension

Questions in this components will be planned to check the candidate’s understanding and knowledge of English Language and will be based on spot the error, fill in the blanks, synonyms, antonyms, spelling/detecting mis-spelt words, idioms & phrases, one word substitution, improvement of sentences, active/passive voice of verbs, conversion into direct/indirect narration, shuffling of sentence parts, shuffling of sentences in a passage, cloze passage & comprehension passage.

# TIER III EXAM PATTERN AND SYLLABUS

Pen and Paper mode

Descriptive Paper in English/Hindi (writing of Essay/Precis/Letter /Application Writing etc)

Total marks: 100

Duration: 60 minutes