How can I prepare for SSC CGL 2020 & Other Exams Collectively?

By Parnab Mallick|Updated : December 10th, 2020

How can I prepare for SSC CGL 2020 & Other Exams Collectively? Exams conducted by the Staff Selection Commission are one of the most prestigious government job exams. SSC conducts around 10 exams in a single year. These are SSC CGL, CHSL, MTS, Stenographer, CPO, GD Constable, JE, JHT and some departmental exams. We have seen before students make different strategies for different exams and focus on one exam at a time. Making a different strategy for different exam may result in wasting a lot of crucial time. In this article, we will tell you how can you prepare for SSC CGL 2020 and other SSC Exams collectively.

How can I prepare for SSC CGL 2020 & Other Exams Collectively?

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If this seems impossible, then we suggest you to patiently read this article till the end. A lot of things are common between the exam pattern and syllabus of these exams conducted by SSC. So, we can easily target them with a single approach. To develop this approach first thing you should do is the in-depth analysis of syllabus and exam pattern of all the exams conducted by the SSC.

Things to do

  • Deeply Examine the Syllabus and Exam Pattern of all the exams
  • Analyse Previous Years' Questions
  • Previous Year's Cut-off for different Exams
  • Difficulty Level for all SSC Exams

As a result of this analysis, we found some common subjects and common topics asked in different exams conducted by SSC.

Subjects common in SSC CGL, CHSL, MTS, and CPO Exam

Common Subjects for CGL, CPO, CHSL, and MTS Exam
  • English Language & Comprehension
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • Reasoning
  • General Awareness

Note: Quantitative Aptitude is not asked in SSC Stenographer Exam.

Topics Common between SSC CGL, CHSL, MTS, CPO and Steno Exam

EnglishReasoningMaths General Awareness
Reading ComprehensionAlphabet TestAverage Current Affairs
Para jumblesAnalogyBoat & Stream Economy & Finance
Direct/ Indirect SpeechArithmetic ReasoningCompound & Simple InterestGeography 
Synonyms/ AntonymsBlood RelationLCM & HCF History
Idiom & PhrasesClassificationMixture & AlligationIndian Polity & Constitution 
Sentence ImprovementCoding decodingPercentages Static GK
Active PassiveDistance direction testPartnership Chemistry
Cloze TestSyllogismPipes & CisternBiology 
One Word SubstitutionLogical Venn diagramProblem on AgesPhysics 
Error SpottingMissing NumberProfit loss & DiscountDiscoveries and Inventions 
Correct SpellingPaper-cutting & foldingRatio Proportion Environment Science
Fill in the BlanksEmbedded figuresSpeed, time, and work -
MiscellaneousCounting of figuresTime work & wages
-Mirror ImageGeometry
-Cube & DiceMensuration
--Data Interpretation
--Trigonometry & Heights and Distances

After in depth-analysis of SSC's exam pattern, syllabus and previous years' question paper, we came into a conclusion that we can prepare for SSC CGL, CHSL, CPO, Stenographer, and MTS collectively. The exam pattern and syllabus are overlapping for all these SSC Exam so we can prepare for them with a single approach.

Here are the subjects we have to deal with while preparing for all the SSC Exams Collectively:

  • General Awareness

General Awareness or General Knowledge is one of the most important and scoring section in SSC Exams. In this section, SSC tests aspirants General Awareness knowledge. In the recent exams, conducted by the SSC we have seen that History and Geography covers the major portion of the exam. But we suggest, to tackle this section you have to focus on each section equally.

  • Quantitative Aptitude

This is one of the most scoring of all the sections. Speed, accuracy and time management plays an important role in the quantitative aptitude section and you can achieve this by doing a lot of practice.

  • Reasoning

Reasoning is generally easier and scoring section if we compare it with the other sections. Scoring good marks in this section is not a difficult task. A decent practice of quizzes and mock test will give you the desired output.

  • English Language & comprehension

This section is one of the most important and scoring section for the SSC Exams. In this section, SSC test the candidate‘s understanding and knowledge of English Language. 

If you have to do well in this section, focus on these three points:

  • Improve your Grammar 
  • Build your Vocabulary
  • Start Practicing with quizzes and Mock tests

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hemantApr 27, 2020

Plz send daily gk update and the hindu editiorial on ssc section also I request@Sachin Awasthi  sir
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Akhil JamwalMay 23, 2020

Sir ssc cgl k reasoning k previous year set khn se milnge. Any book or website jidr 25-25 ques k set ho practice k lie. Please help.

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