The Last 10 Days Before SSC CGL Tier 2 Exam | Things to do: With less than 10 days left for SSC CGL Tier 2, you may be planning various strategies at the last minute to cope with one of the toughest entrance exams in India. As most of the SSC CGL aspirants would be busy with their revisions, what could also help are tips from on how to prepare best for the CGL exam in these last days of preparation.
Below are some pointers on how to spend the last 10 days before an exam that can help you to acquire your dream job.
The Last 10 Days Before SSC CGL Tier 2 Exam
Staff Selection Commission will initiate Combined Graduate Level recruitment process in the coming days. Elaborating further, SSC will be conducting SSC CGL Tier II exam from 17 February to 22 February 2018 in a computer based mode (CBT). Let us look at the exam pattern first.
SSC CGL 2017 : Tier 2 Exam Pattern
|Papers||Subject||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks|
|Paper – III||Statistics||100||200|
|Paper – IV||General Studies(Economic & Finance)||100||200|
Note: There will be negative marking of 0.50 for each wrong answer in Tier-I. In respect of Tier-II, the negative marking system of 0.25 for each wrong answer in paper II (English Language & Comprehension) of Tier-II and 0.50 for each wrong answer in Paper-I, Paper III and Paper IV of Tier II
Task 1: Continue appearing for Mock Tests
Mock test is the most genuine source of information for Tier II examination.
Read Below the reasons of practicing sample papers to know why more and more practice is required if you want to ace SSC CGL Tier 2 exam with a good score.
Analyze Preparation Level
By practicing papers, you can check your level of preparation for SSC CGL Exam. Besides, it helps you in command over the subject, speed in writing the exam and knowing strong and weak areas. This regular practice will lead to the periodic monitoring of the performance of students.
Study of model papers will definitely help you in building confidence within you. If you take mock exams considering these papers, you can manage your time to write the full paper, which is quite important while securing good marks.
Speed and accuracy are the most vital aspects, which come from the extensive practice of similar questions. Regular practice of solving sample question papers increases your speed and you take comparatively lesser time in solving the complete paper.
As of now, your revision plan shall include solving sample papers on a daily basis, as more and more practice will lead to the strengthening of question-solving skills. By doing this, your performance will be better after each test.
Get Rid of Exam Fear
This is the main purpose that the sample test papers serve. Students are often so scared of facing the entrance exam that they end up getting even the easier questions wrong. When you solve sample test papers regularly, your fear of exam goes away.
As always, every aspirant is going to have a preferred approach and it’s important to do what makes you feel most comfortable, particularly during this week that represents the culmination of months of effort but feeling confident is not a bad objective.
Task 2: Revision is the key to Success
You need to put a full stop on your preparation right here and go full throttle on revising everything you know. You can do this in simple steps.
Write Down all that you know
- Go section and by section and write down all the topics you’ve prepared for.
- Make sure you also mark them according to the level of comfort you have while solving each of the topics.
With this, you’ll know the actual syllabus you have to cover in the time you have.
Pick One Section a Day
For SSC CGL Tier 2 Exam, there are 2 compulsory sections. Since there is a time frame of 10 Days, we recommend you all to dedicate one full day to each section. We have already published section-wise preparation tips for each.
- How to Prepare for SSC CGL Tier 2 Quantitative Aptitude 2017
- How to Prepare for SSC CGL Tier 2 English Language 2017
Do not forget to mark all the essential question types you’d want to have a final look at before appearing for the paper.
Avoid Over-Stuffing/ Excess Mugging
There is no harm in memorizing tables, squares, cubes and common ratio conversions for the paper. In fact, we recommend you to do so. But, we also strongly recommend you to
- Avoid any over-stuffing of content formats, steps or sequences, which will be absolutely useless while attempting the paper.
- Another strong suggestion would be to avoid taking up an entirely new topic at the moment.
Focus on what you know and have faith. You will do well and move towards the next level. All the Best and meet you in our article on ‘How to Attempt SSC CGL Exam in the Best Way Possible!’
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