SSC CGL 2016 Tier 2 Re-Exam Review (12-01-2017)



SSC CGL 2016 Tier 2 Re-Exam Review (12 December 2017)


Hello Friends,

As we all know that today on 12-01-2016, SSC Conducted Tier-2 Re-Exam of SSC CGL 2016. Many Candidates appeared for this exam and many more will appear in it tomorrow. In this post we have given overall exam review based on Students Feedback.

Some Important Points:

1)  Server Issues: There was no server lag and it worked smoothly.

2)  Cheating and other irregularities. This time SSC took it very sincerely. There were multiple frisking and it was done properly.  Lab assistants were also active.

3) Paper Level : The level of Questions asked on 12-01-2017 were of almost similar level as asked in previous exams. (30-11-2016 and 01-12-2016)


Quantitative Aptitude (Maths) Paper Analysis of SSC CGL 2016 Tier-2 Re-Exam (12-01-2017)


Overall level of paper 1 (Maths) was Moderate. Paper seems to be tough as questions were calculative, tricky and lengthy .

Easy Questions : 30
Moderate Questions : 35
Tough Questions : 35

Ideal attempt 70+ with 90% accuracy.
  • Number System- 10 marks
  • Percentage - 5 marks
  • Profit loss- 8 marks
  • simplification - 2 marks
  • SI/CI - 4 marks
  • Ratio Proportion - 4 marks
  • Time/Speed/Distance - 9 marks
  • Average - 5 marks
  • Geometry - 13 marks
  • Algebra - 12 marks
  • Mensuration - 13 marks
  • Trigonometry - 10 marks
  • Data Interpretation - 5 marks
Questions Level
  • Mensuration was Calculative and lengthy.
  • Trigonometry Questions were tricky.
  • Percentage and Time & work Questions were a bit tricky and time- consuming.
  • 2 – 3 Question of Geometry was Easy (direct formula)
  • 3 Questions were asked from Height & Distance. 
  • DI on Bar Graph (Easy  Moderate)

English Paper Analysis of SSC CGL 2016 Tier-2 Re-Exam (12-01-2017)

  • Question paper pattern was shuffled which created confusion.
  • Questions were super jumbled one question of Voice and then Narration etc in between.
  • Overall Level of English was easy to moderate. 
  • Cloze tests were of high level (Difficult).

Ideal attempt 170-185 with 85% accuracy.


  • Reading Comprehension - 30 Questions (6 passages)-Moderate 
  • Active Passive Voice -  20 question  (Easy)
  • Idioms / Phrases - 12 question (Moderate)
  • Synonyms / Antonyms - 6 -8 question each (Moderate)
  • Direct / Indirect Speech - 27 questions
  • One word Substitution - 10 question
  • Spelling Correction -  3 -4 question
  • Sentence Improvement - 20 question
  • Para-jumbles - 20 questions
  • Cloze Test - 25 (2 passages with 10- 10 Questions & 1 passage with 5 questions) - Difficult 

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