SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 2015, Previous Year Cut off Marks

SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 2015 Previous Year Cut off Marks

SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 2015: Staff Selection Commission (SSC) recently released the Application Form for Combined Higher Secondary Level (CHSL) exam. The last date to apply online and payment of fees both through online and offline mode is November 11, 2016. This year, there are around 5134 vacancies for the post of LDC, DEO, Postal Assistant/ Sorting Assistant and Court Clerks.

By the medium of this article on SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 2015, candidates can get a precise idea of the level of SSC CHSL 2015 exam. SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 2015 and SSC CHSL Previous Year Cut off marks will help aspirants to prepare according to the level of the examination. Here is the detailed analysis of SSC CHSL Exam, highlighting all the exam related information, topic wise difficulty level and the supposed number of good attempts for the current year.


SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 2015

SSC CHSL Selection Procedure consists of a 3 tier process i.e. Tier I, Tier II and Tier III.

  • SSC CHSL Tier-I Examination will consist of Objective Type- Multiple choice questions only. The questions will be set both in English & Hindi.
  • SSC CHSL 2016 Tier-II Paper will be a descriptive Paper of 100 Marks in ‘Pen and Paper’ Mode. This paper has been introduced to assess the writing skills of the candidates which is necessary in Government jobs.
  • SSC CHSL Tier-III of the SSC CHSL Examination 2016 will be a Skill Test / Typing Test which would be of a qualifying nature.

Not every candidate is required to appear for all 3 Tiers. It depends upon the post you have applied for. Let us now focus on SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 2015 Tier I objective type MCQ paper. There are mainly 4 sections in SSC CHSL Tier I examination namely General Intelligence, Quantitative Aptitude, General Awareness and English Language.

Part  Subject  Maximum Marks
 I Quantitative Aptitude  50
 II English Language  50
 III General Intelligence  50
 IV General Awareness  50

There will be negative marking of 0.50 marks for each wrong answer. The total time duration of the paper is 75 Minutes.

Section-wise SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 2015

For a complete in-depth analysis of SSC CHSL 2015 paper, we have mentioned the SSC CHSL Exam analysis for each section.

Section I: Quantitative Aptitude- Moderate to Difficult level

A large part of the paper was from Data Interpretation which included Graphs(Histogram) and Pie charts. Questions  were also asked from topics like Arithmetic, Number System, Algebra, Geometry, Mensuration and Trigonometry. Any candidate with a good grasp on the subject could have score well in the section.

 Name of the Topic Number of Questions
 Denomination 1
 Simple/Compound Interest 2
 Angles and Triangles 3
 Ratio and Proportion 1
 Speed, Time and Distance 2
 Time and Work 2
 Profit and loss 2
 Pie chart 5
 Graphs(Histogram) 4
 Percentage 2
 Discount 1
 Polygon 2
 Trigonometry 5
 Partnership 1
 Linear/Quadratic equations 3
 Circle 2
 Volume and Surface Area 2
 Average 2
 Operations on number(Algebra) 2
 Mixtures and allegations 1
 Simplifications 2
 Fractions 2
 Total  50

Candidates who appeared for SSC CHSL Exam in 2015 describe the difficulty level of Quantitative Aptitude to be ranging from moderate to difficult.

Section: II English Language- Moderate level

Grammar and Vocabulary dominated English Section. In Vocabulary, there were questions from topics like Synonyms/Antonyms, Idioms and Phrases and spellings correction. In Grammar section, there were questions on Sentence Improvement, Spot the Error, Sentence Completion, Active-Passive and Direct and Indirect speech.

Name of the Topic Number of Questions
 Fill in the blanks 5
Cloze Test 10
 Active Passive 2
 Sentence Correction 5
 Spotting the Errors 5
 Antonyms/Synonyms 8
 Spellings 4
 Idiom and Phrases 4
 Direct Indirect Speech 2
Parajumbles/Jumbled Sentences 5
Total  50

Overall, SSC CHSL English Section was of moderate level.

Section: III General Intelligence- Moderate level

SSC CHSL General Awareness section contained 50 questions in total. Odd one out topic covered the most number of questions. Let us elaborate SSC CHSL Reasoning Section by dividing number of questions topic wise.

 Name of the Topic Number of Questions
 Analogy 9
 Mirror Image 1
 Letter/Number Series 2
 Odd one out 10
 Find the Missing number/Character 3
 Dictionary/Word arrangement 5
 Statement Conclusion 2
 Direction Sense 1
 Missing Number 3
 Row Arrangement 1
 Operations on Numbers 2
 Matrix Figure 1
 Folded/Embedded Paper 3
 Dice 1
 Clocks 1
 Venn Diagram 1
 Complete the Figure Pattern 2
 Coding Decoding 2
 Total 50

Candidates who appeared for SSC CHSL Exam in 2015 describe the difficulty level of General Intelligence Section to be of moderate level.

Section: IV General Awareness- Moderate level

The bulk part of SSC CHSL General Awareness Section was covered by the topics like Science, Social Science and miscellaneous. For the ease of SSC CHSL Exam candidates, let us formulate our information into table pattern.

Name of the Topic Number of Questions
 Science 12
History/Geography/Polity 10
 Current Affairs 4
Static Affairs 10
 Economics 4
 Miscellaneous 10
 Total 50

Overall, SSC CHSL General Awareness Section was of moderate level.


SSC CHSL Previous Year Cut off Marks 2015

SSC CHSL previous year exam cut off published by Staff Selection Commission is as follows:

 Category General OBC SC ST  Ex Servicemen OH HH VH
 Cut off Marks  119 110 99 89.50  45.50  88 55 83.50

The Cut off marks for SSC CHSL 2015 examination for General category was 119.00. Let us know move forward to overall SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 2015 and find out good number of attempts to be in safer mode.


SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 2015

After analyzing previous year SSC CHSL Cut off and SSC CHSL level of examination, we have come to conclusion that overall SSC CHSL 2015 paper was of moderate level.

Due to revised pattern of SSC CHSL 2016, number of questions per section will be reduced to 25 from 50 questions. Let us formulate our good attempts according to the new pattern of SSC CHSL 2016.

 Section  Good Attempts
 Quantitative Aptitude 16-17
 English Language 18-20
 General Intelligence 18-19
 General Awareness  13-14
 Total  65-70

A total number of safest and good attempts in SSC CHSL 2016 will be in 65-70 range. Here we conclude our article on SSC CHSL Exam Analysis 2015. Stay connected for more information regarding SSC CHSL Recruitment 2016. To excel in SSC Examinations, download the Best SSC Exam Preparation App for free.

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