HOW TO CRACK SSC CGL 2014 ?
SSC CGL (common graduate level) exam is one of the popular exams in India. Staff Selection Commission (SSC) Combined Graduate Level (CGL) Exam is held for recruitment on various posts every year.
This paper is held in three stages and if an aspirant wants to clear all of these stages he/she must have great mathematical and reasoning skills combined with good knowledge of English comprehension and writing ability.
Some basic steps to crack SSC CGL 2014 are given below; they can help you to achieve success in this Exam:
- Application alerts– You send your application by post or emails. After it you wait for your admit card.
- Select Best Material– Use books prescribed for SSC CGL exam and proper guidance with all the current updates and also go through last year papers.
- Time Management– Try to keep time limit for each section this could be achieved by practicing last year papers, solve section of your interest as soon as possible.
Revision– Revise the main heading, important portions and points and read your notes before paper.
Generally students face a lot of difficulty to solve the English portion. Here we provide ome basic tips to improve your English skill for SSc CGL 2014.
- Questions from the topics like Reading Comprehensions, Sentence Arrangement, Synonyms, Antonyms, Spelling test, Common error, Fillers, etc., are being asked.
- The rules of parts of speech must be understood well as exam takers are mostly required to deal with grammar part.
- The candidates should have good knowledge of rules of Grammar and its correct usage in right perspective.
- They should have good (fast) reading ability for attempting questions of Reading Comprehensions.
- Vocabulary of candidates should also be strong to answer synonyms and antonyms.
- The candidate should give attention to the various exceptions to the grammatical rules also in order to deal with the spotting error section.
Tentative dates OF SSC EXAMS
- CGL-2014 Tier 1= 27.04.2014 (Sunday) & 04.05.2014 (Sunday). (Application will start from 18th Jan 2014)
- CGL-2014 Tier 2= 30.08.2014 (Saturday) (AN) &31.08.2014 (Sunday)
- SSC Combined Higher Secondary exam (10+2)= 02.11.2014(Sunday) & 09.11.2014 (Sunday)
- Rectt. of SI in CAPFs, ASI in CISF and SI inDelhiPolice Exam., 2014= 22.06.2014 (Sunday) (Paper-I) and 21.09.2014(Sunday) (Paper-II)
SSC CGL Syllabus 2013-2014
Tier I Syllabus:-
General Intelligence: Semantic Analogy, Symbolic operations, Symbolic/Number Analogy, Number Series, Embedded figures, Figural Series, Critical Thinking, Problem Solving etc.
English Language: Fill in the Blanks, Synonyms/Homonyms, Antonyms, Spellings/Detecting Mis-spelt words, Active/Passive Voice of Verbs, Idioms & Phrases, One word substitution etc.
General Awareness: History, Culture Geography, Economic Scene, General policy and scientific research etc.
Quantitative Aptitude: Time and distance, Time and work, Averages, Interest –Simple and Compound, Profit and Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Alligation, TRIGONOMETRY, MENSURATION, GEOMETRY etc.
Tier II Syllabus:-
Arithmetic Ability: The paper will be questions based on Number Systems, Computation of Whole Numbers, Decimals and Fractions. The paper would also help asses candidates knowledge on relationship between Numbers, Fundamental Arithmetical Operations, Percentage, Ratio and Proportion, Average, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Use of Table and Graphs, Mensuration, Time and Distance, Ratio and Time etc.
English Language & Comprehension: Error recognition, filling blanks with appropriate verbs, preposition, articles etc. It will also test candidates Vocabulary, Spellings, Grammar, Sentence Structure, and Sentence Completion etc.
Commerce/Mathematics/Statistics/Economics (for Investigator Grade-II, for Ministry of Statistics & Program Implementation and Compiler for Registrar General of India, Ministry of Home Affairs)
COMMERCE : Accountancy, Business Organisation, Management, micro-economics, Indian economics, Business Statistics, Business Law, Company Law, Cost Accounting, Auditing and Income Tax.
MATHEMATICS: Algebra, Algebra of Matrices, Statistics, Analytic Geometry, Differential Equation, and Differential and Integral Calculus.
STATISTICS: Probability, Probability Distributions, Binomial, Poisson, Normal, Exponential. Compilation, classification, tabulation of Statistical Data, Graphical presentation of data, Measures of central tendency, measures of dispersion, measures of association and contingency, scatter diagram, correlation coefficient, rank correlation coefficient and linear regression analysis ( for two or more variables ) excluding partial correlation coefficients.
ECONOMICS: General Economics (Demand and Supply Analysis, Production Function and Laws of Returns, Commodity Pricing, Theory of Factor Pricing, Theory of Employment, Keynesian Theory of Employment etc) and Indian Economics and General Statistics(Collection of data and editing of data, Types of sampling, Schedule and questionnaire, Presentation of data, Measures of Central Tendency, National Income and Accounting, Agricultural sector etc).
Tier III Syllabus:
In this session only skill test is conduct of 100 marks candidates who qualified in this above two tier will called for Tier III round in which candidates have to face to face interview.