Syllabus for SSC(TIER1 | TIER2) Written Test

A. General Intelligence & Reasoning:
  • Clocks
  • Calendar
  • Cubes, Dice
  • Cuboids
  • Matrix Coding and Decoding, Mathematical Reasoning
  • Venn Diagram + Sets, Analogy, Assertion
  • Number Puzzles
  • Mirror Image, Water Image
  • Paper Cutting, Paper Folding, Figure Series
  • Statement Inequality, Directions
  • Logical Alphabets, Ranking
  • Coding Decoding
  • Blood Relation
  • Syllogism
  • Number Series & Letter Series
  • Odd One
  • Sitting Arrangement

B. General Awareness:
  • Current events
  • History
  • Culture
  • Geography
  • Economy
  • General Polity
  • Science

C. Quantitative Aptitude:
  • Number System
  • LCM/HCF
  • ecimal Fractions
  • Simplifications – BODMAS
  • Squares/Cubes/Surds
  • Percentage
  • Profit/Loss
  • Ratio
  • Partnership/Ages
  • Average
  • Allegation/Mixture
  • Time & Work
  • Chain Rule/Pipes & Cistern
  • Speed/Time/Distance
  • Trains/Boats
  • Simple Interest
  • Compound Interest
  • Areas (2D)
  • Volume (3D)
  • Linear/Quadratic Equations
  • Permutation/Combination
  • Probability
  • Algebra
  • Geometry
  • Trigonometry
  • Heights & Distances
Paper-I: Quantitative Ability:
  • Number System
  • LCM/HCF
  • Decimal Fractions
  • Simplifications – BODMAS
  • Squares/Cubes/Surds
  • Percentage
  • Profit/Loss
  • Ratio
  • Partnership/Ages
  • Average
  • Allegation/Mixture
  • Time & Work
  • Chain Rule/Pipes & Cistern
  • Speed/Time/Distance
  • Trains/Boats
  • Simple Interest
  • Compound Interest
  • Areas (2D)
  • Volume (3D)
  • Linear/Quadratic Equations
  • Permutation/Combination
  • Probability
  • Algebra
  • Geometry
  • Trigonometry
  • Heights & Distances
  • Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar diagram & Pie chart
Paper-II: English Language & Comprehension:
  • Spot the error
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Synonyms, antonyms
  • Spelling/detecting mis-spelt words
  • Idioms & phrases
  • One word substitution
  • Improvement of sentences
  • Active/passive voice of verbs
  • Conversion into direct/indirect narration
  • Shuffling of sentence parts & shuffling of sentences in a passage
  • Cloze passage
  • Comprehension passage
Paper-III: Statistics for Investigator Grade-II

(Candidates who apply for the post of Statistical Investigator Gr. II & Compiler)
  • Collection Classification and Presentation of Statistical Data: – Primary and Secondary data.
  • Methods of data collection: - Tabulation of data; Graphs and charts; Frequency distributions; Diagrammatic presentation of frequency distributions.
  • Measures of Central Tendency: - Common measures of central tendency – mean median and mode; Partition values- quartiles, deciles, and percentiles.
  • Measures of Dispersion: - Common measures dispersion – range, quartile deviations, mean deviation and standard deviation; Measures of relative dispersion.
  • Moments, Skewness and Kurtosis: – Different types of moments and their relationship; meaning of skewness and kurtosis; different measures of skewness and kurtosis.
  • Correlation and Regression: – Scatter diagram; simple correlation coefficient; simple regression lines; Spearman’s rank correlation; Measures of association of attributes; Multiple regression; Multiple and partial correlation (For three variables only).
  • Probability Theory: – Meaning of probability; Different definitions of probability; Conditional probability; Compound probability; Independent events; Bayes’ theorem.
  • Random Variable and Probability Distributions: – Random variable; Probability functions; Expectation and Variance of a random variable; Higher moments of a random variable; Binomial , Poisson, Normal and Exponential distributions; Joint distribution of two random variable (discrete).
  • Sampling Theory: – Concept of population and sample; Parameter and statistic, Sampling and non-sampling errors; Probability and non-probability sampling techniques (simple random sampling, stratified sampling.