The Staff Selection Commission(SSC) has scheduled the from October 12 to 26, 2020, in online mode. This post takes you through in-depth information about SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 2020. Know the difficulty level of the exam and questions asked in all shifts. Aspirants must remember that scoring above the SSC CHSL Cut Off will result in shortlisting for further stages. 

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October 14, 2020: Third Day of CHSL was Easy 

As per the student's review, the exam was easy to moderate level. Most of the questions were repeated from previous shifts and previous year exams. All the questions were doable. Current Affairs were asked from September 2019 to March 2020 month. 

October 13, 5:30 pm: Shift 3 on Day 2 is over. The exam was Easy for this shift

The students again mention that the exam was easy to moderate. The cut off is expectedly going to be low. Also, the questions are repetitive from the previous year papers and also from the previous shifts as per the student's review.

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October 13, 2:20pm: Maths being the toughest again, students find the Tier 1 Shift 2 on Day 2 to be Moderate.

The students are disheartened with the Maths section in the exam claiming it to be extremely difficult. They mention it to be more difficult than CGL Quant. The overall exam was easy to moderate.

[Check SSC CHSL Shift 2 Analysis (Tier 1)]

October 13, 11:05pm: Students coming out with happy faces, mentioning the exam was easy to moderate.

As per the SSC CHSL Exam Analysis given to us by students, they mention to have many repeated questions from yesterday's exam. English was completely from the previous year papers and Current Affairs questions were from events happening from March until latest.

[Check SSC CHSL Shift 1 Analysis (Tier 1)]

October 12, 5:05 pm: Students have started coming out of the exam hall after Shift 3

The Shift 3 is over, the students have started to move out of the exam centers. The police outside the centres are ensuring social distancing. The students mention this shift to be easy to moderate.

October 12, 4:00 pm: The Shift 3 has begun, Students entry restricted

The shift 3 has begun. This is the last shift of the first day will end by 5 pm. The students were allowed to enter the exam hall for all the entry based formalities by 4 pm.

October 12, 2:05 pm: The Shift 2 is now over, students shall start coming out of exam hall

The shift 2 of Tier 1 CHSL Exam is also over. The students shall start coming out after collecting their mobile phones and submitting the required documents. English section cloze test was very easy as claimed by students while maths was calculative.

October 12, 1:00 pm: Shift 2 student's entry closed and exam begins!

The students who had to appear for Shift 2 were allowed to enter by 12:15 or 12:20 pm. The document submission, screening and medical declaration checking was done in social distancing. The exam began by 1:00 pm.

October 12, 11:45 am: Shift 1 was moderately difficult and the overall good attempts lied between 65-70

The students who came out of the exam center reported the exam to be between moderate to difficult. The first shift students are constantly sharing with us, the questions asked in the exam.

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October 12th, 11:00 am: CHSL Exam Shift 1 over!

The exam shift 1 was scheduled from 10am- 11am. The exam is now over. The students shall now start coming out of the examination hall maintaining the social distancing protocol. We'll keep you posted about the student's review as soon as we receive it.

October 12th 10:15 AM: Examination Proceeded with Safe Precautions

The exam conducting authority have followed all the safety measures and sent candidates to the exam hall. Candidates have proceeded with the exam safely without any hassle. Each candidate's body temperature was measured using thermo guns.

October 12th 10:00 AM: First shift of CHSL has Begun 

Students have entered the exam centre and begun with the examination. The last entry to the exam centre was at 9:30 AM. Candidates must maintain distance between each other and complete the exam in a safe environment. 

October 12th 09:45 AM: Last Entry to the Exam Center

Candidates must remember that after 09:30 AM no one can attend the exam centre. Ensure to carry all the documents to the exam hall without fail. Candidates must obey all the rules and follow the revised instructions released by SSC.  

October 7, 2020: Admit Card for all Regions Released

Students are advised to download the SSC CHSL Admit Card before the exam and carry it to the exam centre without fail. The Commission released the admit card region-wise for all students who have successfully filled their applications. 

September 29, 2020: General Instructions to be Followed 

On the day of the exam, each candidate needs to follow certain rules and regulations without fail. Any candidate who fails to obey the instructions, their candidature will result in rejection. Ensure to go through the detailed revised SSC CHSL Exam Day Instructions released by the commission. 

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SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 2020

There are four sections in the question paper-English, General Intelligence and reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, and General Awareness. Check the complete article to get the section-wise details regarding the good number of attempts, the number of questions asked, the topics from which questions are asked, the difficulty level and more.

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SSC CHSL Shift Timings 2020

There are only three shifts in the SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam 2020. Have a look at the below table to know the exam timings:

Shift Exam Timings
SSC CHSL Shift 1 10 AM-11 AM
SSC CHSL Shift 2 1 PM-2 PM
SSC CHSL Shift 3 4 PM -5 PM

SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 2020 for Tier 1

Check the questions asked & complete analysis of all shifts by clicking on the below links for the SSC CHSL Exam 2020. 

SSC CHSL Shift 1 Exam Analysis  SSC CHSL Shift 2 Exam Analysis  SSC CHSL Shift 3 Exam Analysis 

Overall SSC CHSL 2020 Exam Analysis

Check out the overall difficulty level and good attempts on each day of SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam 2020 from the below table. Initially when the exam was conducted in the month of March, but due to sudden circumstances, the exam had to be postponed. 

  • As per the student's review, the overall difficulty level CHSL Exam codnucted in March was easy to moderate.
  • All the questions were doable and most of the questions were repeated from the previous year. 
Exam Date Difficulty Level No. of Good Attempts
12th October 2020 Moderate (Shift 1) 65-70
13th October 2020
14th October 2020
15th October 2020
16th October 2020
17th March 2020 Easy to Moderate 77-83
18th March 2020 Easy to Moderate 76-82
19th March 2020 Easy to Moderate 78-82
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SSC CHSL Previous Year Exam Analysis

The overall CHSL Tier 1 Shift 1 Paper Analysis states that the paper was of "Easy to Medium" level difficulty. Know the questions asked and a detailed review of each section in SSC CHSL Today Exam Analysis The following Table gives you all details about the Good Attempts in Shift 1-

Subject No of Questions Good Attempts
General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 20-21
General Awareness 25 19-20
Quantitative Aptitude 25 15-16
English Comprehension 25 18-20
Total 100 72-77

SSC CHSL Paper Analysis Tier 1 (4 July 2019 All Shifts)

The comprehensive review for all shifts on 4th July 2019 will help the students with the asked questions, good attempts & the expected questions in upcoming shifts.

SSC CHSL Paper Analysis Tier 1 Shift 2 (04 July 2019)

Read the detailed SSC CHSL Shift 2 Paper Analysis with Questions asked & the expected questions in upcoming shifts. The following Table gives you all details about the Good Attempts in Shift 2-

Subject No of Questions Good Attempts
General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 18-19
General Awareness 25 20-21
Quantitative Aptitude 25 18-19
English Comprehension 25 20-21
Total 100 76-80

SSC CHSL Paper Analysis Tier 1 Shift 1 (04 July 2019)

The Shift 1 exam got over at 11 am. The exam was "easy to medium" in terms of difficulty. Quantitative aptitude had a lot of questions from Advance Mathematics. Topics in GK are repetitive now, most questions asked from popular current affairs. The following table gives an idea about the Good Attempts in Shift 2-

Subject No of Questions Good Attempts
General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 20-21
General Awareness 25 19-21
Quantitative Aptitude 25 16-17
English Comprehension 25 20-21
Total 100 75-80

SSC CHSL Paper Analysis Tier 1 (03 July 2019 All Shifts)

The SSC CHSL exam has been conducted for Shift 1 on 03 July 2019. Read about the good attempts, questions asked and expected questions in upcoming shifts. Go through these important Popular Folk Dances of India & the States in which they are performed.

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SSC CHSL Analysis Tier 1 Shift 3 - 03 July 2019

The SSC CHSL Shift 3 Paper Analysis will help with the questions asked & complete section-wise review of the paper. Take a look at the Good Attempts in Shift 3-

Subject No of Questions Good Attempts
General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 18-20
General Awareness 25 19-21
Quantitative Aptitude 25 15-17
English Comprehension 25 19-21
Total 100 71-79

SSC CHSL Analysis Tier 1 Shift 2 - 03 July 2019

The Student's review about Shift 2 was that it has increased in difficulty level. Math had some tricky questions.GK had a few difficult questions. The complete CHSL Tier 1 Shift 2 Analysis will help you with the questions asked & expected topics in the next shift. The following table gives an idea about the Good Attempts in Shift 2-

Subject No of Questions Good Attempts
General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 18-21
General Awareness 25 17-19
Quantitative Aptitude 25 15-17
English Comprehension 25 19-20
Total 100 69-75

SSC CHSL Paper Analysis Tier 1 Shift 1 - 03 July 2019 

The overall CHSL Tier 1 Shift 1 Paper Analysis states that the paper was of medium level difficulty. Know the questions asked & detailed breakdown of all sections in SSC CHSL Shift 1 Exam Analysis on 3rd July 2019. The following Table gives you all details about the Good Attempts in Shift 1-

Subject No of Questions Good Attempts
General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 18-20
General Awareness 25 19-21
Quantitative Aptitude 25 15-17
English Comprehension 25 19-21
Total 100 71-79

SSC CHSL Tier 1 Analysis (02 July 2019 All Shifts)

All 3 Shifts have been successfully completed on 2nd July 2019. The commonly asked questions in the Tier 1 exam are from the following topics- 

  • Reasoning Section: Analogy, Series, Odd one out & Venn Diagram.
  • English Section: Fill in the blanks, Cloze Test, Idioms & Phrases.
  • Math Section: Data Interpretation, Trigonometry, Simple Interest & Compound Intrest.
  • General Awareness Section: Polity, Current Affairs, Physics, Chemistry & Economics.

SSC CHSL Analysis Tier 1 Shift 3 - 02 July 2019

The complete SSC CHSL Shift 3 Exam Analysis will provide a detailed break down of questions asked from each topic. Good Attempts for Tier 1 Shift 3 on 2nd July 2019

Subject No of Questions Good Attempts
General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 20-22
General Awareness 25 19-21
Quantitative Aptitude 25 17-19
English Comprehension 25 19-21
Total 100 75-83

SSC CHSL Exam Analysis Tier 1 Shift 2 - 02 July 2019

Check the complete SSC CHSL Shift 2 Exam Analysis for 2nd July 2019. The following Table gives you all details about the Good Attempts in CHSL Tier 1 Shift 2-

Subject Good Attempts
General Awareness 19-21
Quantitative Aptitude  16-18
English 19-20
Logical Reasoning 17-19
TOTAL 71-78

SSC CHSL Exam Analysis Tier 1 Shift 1 - 02 July 2019

The Shift 1 Paper was of "Easy to Medium" level difficulty. Know questions asked and a detailed review of each section in SSC CHSL Shift 1 Exam Analysis. The following table will give an idea about the Good Attempts in Shift 1-

Subject Good Attempts
General Awareness 18-20
Quantitative Aptitude  17-19
English 20-21
Logical Reasoning 18-20
TOTAL  73-80

Important Instructions for SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam 2019

  • Carry a printed copy of the SSC CHSL Admit Card to the exam center along with an ID proof.
  • Candidates with their exams in various shifts for the other shall keep themselves updated for the questions asked in the exam from this article. As mentioned by experts, the questions will expectedly be asked from the SSC CHSL Previous Year Papers.
  • The duration of the exam is 1 hour with 4 sections ( No Sectional Division in the paper). English was an easy section in Shift 1.
  • Keeping in mind the question pattern, this year, the exam is of easy-moderate level and the Quantitative Aptitude section is turning out to be lengthy.

SSC CHSL Tier 1 Memory Based Paper 2019

The SSC CHSL  Memory Based Paper for Tier 1 will help candidates with important questions & topics. Go through the following SSC CHSL Tier 1 Memory based paper for all 4 sections -

Logical Reasoning Memory Based Paper PDF

English Memory Based Paper PDF 

Quantitative Aptitude Memory-Based PDF 

GK Memory Based Paper PDF

SSC CHSL Cut Off 

The SSC CHSL Cut Off released separately for all posts - DEO, LDC/JSA, and PA/SA. The cutoff depends completely on the difficulty level of the exam. Take a look at the SSC CHSL Tier 1 Cut Off 2019 for a reference-

Category DEO LDC/JSA PA/SA
General 181.47 165.93 135.60

SSC CHSL Tier 2 Exam Analysis - 29th September 2019

Candidates can go through the below mentioned Topic-wise SSC CHSL Descriptive Exam Review 2019. 

  • Stage 2 of the SSC CHSL Exam questioned candidates on popular topics.
  • The word limit for the essay in the Descriptive exam Was around 200-250 words.
  • Word Limit for Letter was about 150-200 words.
  • Candidates had an option to write the paper in English or Hindi language.
  • Go through the SSC CHSL Previous Year Question Papers to know more about the frequent topics and questions in the paper.

Questions Asked in SSC CHSL Tier 2 Exam - 29th September 2019

The following questions were asked in the Essay and Letter writing sections of the SSC CHSL Descriptive Test 2019

Essay Question asked in Tier 2 

The question was asked from the topic "Increasing Population a menace"

"बढती जनसंख्या एक ख़तरा"

  • The Essay Question could be answered comfortably as an increasing population is an ever prevalent issue in the country.
  • Staff Selection Commission will be judging candidates on their ability to provide an accurate description of the population crisis and provide a possible solution.

Letter Question in the SSC CHSL Descriptive Test

SSC questioned candidates on the harmful effects of mobile phone usage. Following was the exam question asked, "Write a letter to your younger brother regarding the side effects of excessive use of mobile phones".

"अपने छोटे भाई को मोबाइल फ़ोन के ज्यादा इस्तेमाल के गलत परिणामों को लेकर पत्र लिखे"

  • Overuse of cell phone and technlogy as a whole is a theme for many debates and studies. 
  • SSC will look to mark students on their understanding of the Overuse and appropriate usage of mobile phones and technology as a whole.

SSC CHSL Exam Pattern for Tier 2 Exam

The exam pattern for the SSC CHSL Descriptive test has been given in the table below

Topics Word count Maximum Marks Duration
Essay writing 200-250 100 60 minutes
Letter/Application Writing 150-200

Important Topics in SSC CHSL Tier 2 Exam 

The Topic-wise Important topics for the Tier 2 Descriptive test have been mentioned below. Stage 2 of the exam questions candidates on Essay Writing and Letter/Application Writing.

Essay Writing Important Topics

Essay writing section questions candidates on popular events. As per the SSC CHSL Tier 2 Exam Analysis, SSC will question candidates in one of the following important topics to prepare for the Descriptive Test.

  • Social Issues like Poverty, Education, Equality, Women Empowerment, Right to Information, Social Evils, Corruption, Terrorism/Kashmir Issue.
  • Politics, Schemes & Governance, Indo-Pak Relations, Elections, Demonetization, Revolutions, and Agitations, Political deaths, GST, Appointments, Officeholders.
  • Finance & Economy: Important Events in the Indian and the global economy, Demonetization, RBI Rates, GDP Rates, etc.
  • Environmental Concerns: Pollution, Overpopulation, Ecology
  • Sports: Recent victories, tournaments, matches, Wins, retirements
  • Geopolitics: Chinese aggression in the Indian Ocean, Syrian Refugee Crisis, Rohingya refugees, World Leaders.

Application/Letter Writing Important Topics

Staff Selection Commission questions candidates on important current topics. According to the SSC CHSL Exam Analysis for Tier 2, descriptive test questions candidates in the following important topics 

  • Complain letter regarding cleanliness in your locality
  • An application to the editor on the views of Women Empowerment
  • A letter to present views on the outcome of digitization on the youth of today

SSC CHSL Exam Analysis Tier 1 2017 to 2018

The previous year SSC CHSL Tier 1  paper was considered "Easy to Medium" by most candidates who appeared for the exam. The following was the Overall Good Attempts for CHSL Tier 1 Exam 2018

Section Difficulty Level Good Attempts (Number of Questions)
English Language Moderate 16-18
Quantitative Aptitude/Math Easy-Moderate 19-20
General Intelligence Easy 21-22
General Awareness Easy 18-20
Overall Easy-Moderate 70-76

SSC CHSL Exam Analysis for English Language 2018 

The English section was of moderate level difficulty. The following table will give you an idea about the important topics 

Topic No. of Questions Difficulty
Fill in the Blanks 5 Moderate
Sentence Improvement 2-3 Easy-Moderate
Error Detection 2-3 easy
Sentence Rearrangement 1-2 Moderate
Idioms and Phrases 3 Moderate
Synonyms 2 easy
Antonyms 2 easy
Active Passive 1 easy
Direct Indirect 1 easy
Phrase Substitution 1 moderate
Spelling Correction 1 easy
Cloze Test Passage 5 easy-moderate
Total 25 Moderate

SSC CHSL Tier 1 Maths Exam Analysis 2018

The Math section was moderate in terms of difficulty. Some students did face difficulty with Mathematics. Overall the math section is considered to be tricky. All candidates should practice this subject regularly. Go through this table to know the number of questions asked in the exam. 

Topic No of Questions Level of Difficulty
Ratio 1 easy
Average 2 easy-moderate
Number System 1-2 easy
Simplification 2 easy
Time & Work 1-2 easy
Speed & Distance 1 easy
S.I. & C.I. 3 easy-moderate
Profit & Loss 1 easy
Coordinate Geometry 1 easy
Geometry 2 easy-moderate
Mensuration 2 easy
Trigonometry 2-3 easy
DI 3 easy-moderate
Total Questions 25 Easy-moderate

SSC CHSL Exam Analysis for General Intelligence 2018

General Intelligence was of Medium level difficulty. Most Questions were asked from Analogy and Odd one out. This table will take you through the important topics.

Topic No of Questions Level of Difficulty
Analogy 3-4 easy
Odd One Out 2 easy
Series 3 easy-moderate
Statement & Conclusions 1 easy
Directions 1 moderate
Sequence (Acc. to Dictionary) 1 easy
Coding-Decoding 1 easy
Mathematical Operations 1-2 moderate
Matrix 1-2 easy
Blood Relation 1 easy
Mirror Image 1 moderate
Venn Diagram 2 easy

SSC CHSL Tier 1 General Awareness Exam Analysis  2018

General Awareness was an easy section. Most students felt this part was very generic. The following table will help you with the important topics in this section.

Topics No. Of Questions
History 1
Polity 4
Geography 1
Economics 2-3
Static Awareness 1
Biology 1-2
Chemistry 2-3
Physics 2-3
Computer 1
Current Affairs 4-5
Total Questions 25

FAQ's

How many vacancies are there for CHSL Recruitment 2020?

As per the notification, the SSC Combined Higher Secondary Level 2020 Recruitment is expected to fill more than 4893 vacancies out of which 1269 for LDC/JSA, 3598 for PA/SA, and 26 for DEO posts.

When will the CHSL 2020 Tier 1 Exam be conducted?

AS per the latest news announced by the commission, the Tier 1 exam which was scheduled for the month of August 2020 has been postponed due to the current crisis across the country. The new SSC CHSL Exam of Tier 1 is 12-16 October 2020, 19-21 October 2020, and 26 October 2020.

When will the SSC CHSL 2020 Result for Tier 2 be declared?

The Result for Tier 2 CHSL Descriptive test will be declared in December 2020.

The exam is divided into how many sections as per the SSC CHSL Exam Analysis?

The exam is divided into 4 sections as per the SSC CHSL Exam Analysis-English, General Intelligentsia and reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, and General Awareness.

What are the important topics as per the SSC CHSL Exam Analysis?

The important topics as per the SSC CHSL Exam Analysis are as follows-

Numerical Series, English Comprehension, Cloze Test, Blood Relation, Coding-Decoding,current affairs of last 3 months related to science and tech,defence,polity etc. etc.

What are the Shift Timings for SSC CHSL 2020?

Candidates whose Application Status are not negative, they are eligible to give the exam. The exam will be conducted from 16th to 27th March 2020 in three shifts. Click Here to know the complete SSC CHSL Shift Timings 2020.

How many sections are there for CHSL Tier 1 2020?

For Tier 1, candidates have to go through the 4 sections for the SSC CHSL Tier 1-

  • English Language
  • Reasoning Ability
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • General Science

Click Here to know complete SSC CHSL Exam Pattern for Tier 1 2020

For how many days the SSC CHSL 2020 Exam will get conduct?

The SSC CHSL 2020 Exam will get conduct for 12 days, from 16th March to 27th March 2020 in 3 shifts each day. Click Here to get the complete SSC CHSL 2020 Recruitment Process.

For which post the SSC CHSL Exam will get conducted?

The SSC CHSL Recruitment will be conducted for the posts of-

  • Lower Division Clerk (LDC)
  • Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA)
  • Postal Assistant (PA)
  • Sorting Assistant (SA)
  • Data Entry Operator (DEO) posts

Click Here to know complete SSC CHSL Recruitment Posts 2020.

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