SSC CGL Tier 2 Exam Analysis, 20th Feb 2018, Quantitative Aptitude: The Staff Selection Commission i.e. SSC has culminated the Day 4 of SSC CGL Tier 2 Exam Process. SSC CGL Tier 2 Quant paper lasted for 120 Minutes and the students are now coming out of their respective exam centers.
This article will highlight the level of difficulty of SSC CGL Tier 2 quantitative aptitude paper along with the good attempts. Scroll down to get updated.
SSC CGL Tier 2 Exam Analysis, 20th Feb 2018: Quantitative Aptitude
Revisiting the exam pattern for SSC CGL Tier-II Quant Paper, these are the most essential points to ponder upon.
- There were a total number of 100 questions.
- The total marks for Quant Paper was 200 Marks.
- Time allotted for solving was 2 hours (120 minutes)
- Each Question carried 2 marks. 0.5 negative mark for every incorrect answer.
Lets to straight to SSC CGL Tier 2 Exam Analysis of Quantitative Aptitude Paper held today i.e. 20th Feb 2018. The overall level of the quant paper was Difficult. There was a mix of easy going questions and a few challenging ones. We further elaborate by charting out the distribution of marks among various topics.
Topic-Wise Marks Distribution in SSC CGL Tier-II Quant Paper
For SSC CGL Tier 2 Examination for Paper-I i.e. Quantitative Aptitude conducted today i.e. 20th Feb 2018, the topic-wise marks distribution was as follows.
|Name of the Topic||Number of Questions||Level of Difficulty|
|Number System||3-4||Easy – Moderate|
|Profit, Loss & Discount||8-10||Easy – Moderate|
|SI & CI||3-5||Easy – Moderate|
|Ratio/ Mixture/ Allegation||8||Easy|
|Time, Speed & Distance||3-4||Easy|
|Time & Work||5||Moderate|
|Average||3-4||Easy – Moderate|
|Geometry||6-8||Moderate – Difficult|
|Volume/ Surface Area||10-12||Moderate|
|Trigonometry||5-7||Moderate – Difficult|
|Data Interpretation (1 set)||5||Moderate|
From the table above, we can clearly see that questions based on Algebra, Geometry and Volume/ Surface Area constituted of maximum number of questions. While most candidates the paper to be doable, some questions were just plain confusing.
Overall Number of Good Attempts in SSC CGL Tier-II Quant (Paper 1)
Based on the difficulty level of the paper and the competition among candidates, we expect an overall number of good attempts in Tier 2 Quant Paper to be between 69 to 74 questions.
This is our conclusion for SSC CGL Tier 2 Exam Analysis for Paper 1 i.e. Quantitative Aptitude for the 2nd day (20th Feb 2018). We will be updating the analysis for Paper II i.e. English Language soon.
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