SSC CGL 2017 Tier-2 Maths Review & Questions Asked (21.02.2018)







SSC CGL 2017 Tier-2 Maths Exam Review & Questions Asked  (21st Feb 2018)

Hello Friends,

As we all know that 17-02-2018 onwards SSC CGL 2017 Tier-2 exam has been started. Many Candidates has already appeared for this exam on the day one and many more will appear in it today (21.02.2018) and on upcoming days. In this post, we have given overall exam review and questions asked on SSC CGL 2017 Tier 2, based on Students Feedback and Memory.





Exam Pattern : (SSC CGL 2017 Tier-2 Paper-1)
  • Exam duration is of 120 minutes (2 Hour).
  • The Total Number of Questions for the Exam is: 100
  • The Total Marks for the Exam is: 200
  • Negative Marking for every wrong answer: -0.50


Timing and Punctuality: 

  • Maths : 12:30 to 2:30 / 12:15 to 2:15
  • English : 4:30 to 6:30 / 4:15 to 6:15 

SSC is very strict about punctuality, the aspirants reached after 10:00 a.m. for Maths) were not allowed.


Server and Center Management:

This was the worst day, as per SSC there was some technical glitch in server due to which exam time has been changed. In some Exam centers Paper-1 has yet not been conducted.


Maths (Quantitative Aptitude) 

REVIEW:
  • Level of Paper 1 (Maths) was Moderate
  • Paper seems to be of similar difficulty level (bit Easier) as seen in the previous days (17th, 18th, & 19th, 20th) of SSC CGL 2017 Tier-2 Exam. 
  • Again questions asked were New,  and this is the reason aspirants found the paper to be on the tougher side.
  • There were no direct formula-based questions, Every Question needed Analysis, Inferences and Quick Calculation. 

Easy Questions : 50
Moderate Questions : 30
Tough Questions : 20

Ideal attempt 75-85 with 90% accuracy.


REVIEW OF PAPER 1 MATHS (by QMaths)
  • Arithmetic questions were of easy to moderate level.
  • Questions on Number Systems were Statement and Inference based (Nested Questions). (Time Taking)
  • Questions on Mensuration were lengthy, calculative and New Type.
  • Trigonometry Questions were a bit tricky and time- consuming.
  • Algebra was moderate but higher level than CGL 2016
  • Those who revised previous days Questions of Algebra and Trigonometry with benefited slightly. 
  • No Co-ordinate geometry questions were asked. 
  • A lot of Questions had diagrams and had calculative or time-consuming questions. 
  • Approximation method could not be applied as options were not round off numbers.
  • DI was on Tabular Chart Graph (Wrong Questions)

Bottom Line: Almost 80 - 85 Questions were doable by average candidates in home based conditions, but due to exam pressure and new type of questions, candidates were unable to attempt upto their true potential.

Questions Asked in SSC CGL 2017 Tier-2 Maths (QMaths)



  • If there is a successive discount of 25% and 25% on an article. What will be the new discount rate?
  • One question was related to Pyramid. The height of Pyramid was 21 m. It was a square base pyramid where the side of the square was 12 m. The Pyramid was cut twice from the base at the height of 7m & 14 m, candidates had to find the difference between the volume of the topmost & bottom part.
  • If A, B & C can do a piece of work in 36 Days. C alone can do that work in 12 Days. In how many days will A and B complete the same amount of work together?

We'll update this post with more questions as soon as we receive feedback from candidates.


Previous Day's Pattern and Questions asked:


Click Here to view the Maths Paper Review and Questions asked (20.02.2018)

Click Here to view the English Paper Review and Questions asked (20.02.2018)

Click Here to view the Maths Paper Review and Questions asked (19.02.2018)

Click Here to view the English Paper Review and Questions asked (19.02.2018)

Click Here to view the Maths Paper Review and Questions asked (18.02.2018)

Click Here to view the English Paper Review and Questions asked (18.02.2018)

Click Here to view the Maths Paper Review and Questions asked (17.02.2018)

Click Here to view the English Paper Review and Questions asked (17.02.2018)



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