SSC CHSL

SSC CHSL Syllabus 2018

Syllabus for SSC CHSL Tier-I

1. English Language Section Syllabus

Error Spotting Word substitution Cloze Passage
Fill in the Blanks Sentence Improvement Reading Comprehension
Synonyms/ Homonyms Active/Passive Voice Exercise Idioms & Phrases
Antonyms Direct/Indirect Narration Conversion Passage(paragraph) Rearrangement
Spelling Corrections Sentence-shuffling/Rearrangement

2. General Intelligence 

Questions in this section will be of two types – verbal and non-verbal type.

Semantic Analogy Symbolic operations Figural Analogy
Symbolic/ Number Analogy Trends Space Orientation
Semantic Classification Venn Diagrams Symbolic/ Number Classification
Drawing Inferences Figural Classification Punched hole/Pattern-folding & unfolding
Semantic Series Number Series Figural Pattern – folding and completion
Embedded Figures Figural Series Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
Emotional Intelligence Word Building Coding and de-coding

3. Quantitative Aptitude 

Arithmetic ability of Class X level will be tested.

Category  Sub-Topics
Number Systems Computation of Whole Number, Decimal and Fractions, Relationship between numbers
Fundamental Arithmetical Operations Percentages, Ratio and Proportion, Square roots, Averages, Interest (Simple and Compound), Profit and Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Allegation, Time and distance, Time and work
Algebra Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra and Elementary surds (simple problems) and Graphs of Linear Equations
Geometry Familiarity with elementary geometric figures and facts: Triangle and its various kinds of centres, Congruence and similarity of triangles, Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles.
Mensuration Triangle, Quadrilaterals, Regular Polygons, Circle, Right Prism, Right Circular Cone, Right Circular Cylinder, Sphere, Hemispheres, Rectangular Parallelepiped, Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square Base
Trigonometry Trigonometric ratios, Complementary angles, Height and distances (simple problems only) Standard Identities like sin2 + Cos2 =1
Statistical Charts Use of Tables and Graphs: Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar- diagram, Pie-chart

4. General Awareness

  • Questions will be framed to test the candidate’s general awareness of the happenings around and its application to society.
  • Current events of everyday observation will be used for basis of questions.
  • Questions relating to India especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic, General policy and Science.