SSC CGL General Awareness, Your Preparation is Incomplete without These Tips: The Staff Selection Commission has officially released SSC CGL (Combined Graduate Level) Recruitment Notification for this year 2018. Soon SSC will release the exam dates for SSC CGL Examination 2018-19.
Today we will talk about the SSC CGL General Awareness Section. Let us help you by sharing our knowledge in the article- How to Prepare for How to Prepare for SSC CGL General Awareness Section 2018.
SSC CGL General Awareness Preparation Tips 2018
The General Awareness Section which comes in SSC CGL is very different from those asked in Banking and Insurance Examination. In prominent Banking and Insurance Exams, General Awareness Section is more focused on Current Affairs whereas, in the case of SSC CGL, more questions will be based on Static General Knowledge.
In SSC CGL 2018, there will be 25 questions of 2 mark each and various topics can be from the following:
- Indian History: 2-3 Questions
- Indian Polity: 3 Questions
- Geography: 2 Questions
- Economics: 2 Questions
- Science (Physics, Chemistry, and Biology): 9 Questions
- Miscellaneous: 6 Questions
SSC CGL General Awareness: Economics
The economy also contains 2 parts – Indian Economy and Economics. Indian Economy is the study of Indian Economics system and Economics Further comprises of two topics which include: Macroeconomics and Microeconomics. There are a few ambiguous topics which one should only prepare from trusted sources. Read economical terminology as well to brush up your knowledge.
SSC CGL General Awareness: History
Understanding History Topics is very important for any examination, SSC CGL or not, as it is the backbone of every subject.
It is very rare that questions from World History have been asked, so there is no need to waste time on World History. Instead, concentrate on Medieval and Modern History. For this, you can refer to NCERT.
- In Medieval history, the topics you must cover are: Delhi Sultanate and Mughal Dynasty
- In Modern History cover all the important points related to the Advent of Europeans till India got freedom
SSC CGL General Awareness: Geography
There are two parts of Geography from where the questions are asked, these are – Indian Geography and Physical Geography. For covering basics, NCERT Books will be sufficient.
If you wish to cover more ground, we suggest you attempt the below given free mock test to know the type of questions asked in SSC CGL General Awareness Paper 1 Exams.
SSC CGL General Awareness: Polity
Refer Lucent, as it will cover most of the topics asked under the banner of Polity. Generally, questions from fundamental rights, articles, amendments, the structure of government are asked.
SSC CGL General Awareness: Science
Refer lucent, biology will cover the major portion of science. Around 4-5 questions will be asked from this section and rest will be from chemistry and physics. Basics questions will be asked till class X.
SSC CGL General Awareness: Miscellaneous
The Miscellaneous Section may contain various topics like Current affairs, Computer Knowledge, Technology, Books and Authors, Sports, Persons and Places in News, Abbreviations, etc.
Only a limited set of questions are asked on Current Affairs. So, try not to dedicate a major portion of your time for it. Refer OnlineTyri Current affairs section for SSC CGL examination.
Here we conclude our article. stay tuned for the latest updates on SSC CGL Examination 2018.