SSC CHSL Syllabus for Tier I

SSC CHSL Syllabus for General Awareness

The SSC CHSL syllabus for General Awareness is designed to test the knowledge of current affairs and the general knowledge of Indian history, constitution, geography, etc the candidates.

  • India and its neighbouring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Policy & Scientific Research
  • Science
  • Current Affairs
  • Books and Authors
  • Sports
  • Important Schemes
  • Important Days
  • Portfolio
  • People in News
  • Static GK

SSC CHSL Syllabus for General Intelligence

Topic Sub-topic
  • Semantic Analogy,
  • Symbolic operations
  • Symbolic/Number Analogy
  • Trends
  • Figural Analogy
Number/Alphanumeric Series
  • Semantic Series
  • Number Series
  • Figural Series.
Syllogism Syllogism is a form of reasoning in which a conclusion is drawn from two or three given statements. You can use the Venn diagram for these questions.
Direction/Ranking Questions based on direction sense
Non-Verbal Reasoning
  • Paper Cutting
  • Cubes and Dice
  • Grouping of Images
  • Figure Matrix
  • Odd One Out
  • Coding, and decoding
  • Embedded figures
  • Critical Thinking,
  • Problem Solving
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Word Building

SSC CHSL Syllabus for English Language

Topic Sub-topic
English Language
  • Spot the Error
  • fill in the Blanks
  • Shuffling of Sentence parts
  • Shuffling of Sentences in a passage
  • Cloze Passage
  • Synonyms/ Homonyms,
  • Antonyms
  • Spellings/ Detecting misspelt words
  • Idioms & Phrases
  • One-word substitution
  • Improvement of Sentences
  • Active/ Passive Voice of Verbs
  • Conversion into Direct/ Indirect narration
Reading Comprehension There will be a Comprehension Passage based on which 3 to 5 questions will be asked. This is a very simple and scoring section

SSC CHSL Syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude

Topic Sub-topic
Number System
  • Computation of Whole Numbers
  • Decimals 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 Trigonometry, Trigonometric ratios, Complementary angles, Height and distances (simple problems only) Standard Identities like sin20+ Cos20=1 etc.,
Statistical Charts Use of Tables and Graphs: Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar-diagram, Pie-chart.