SSC CGL Mathematics or Quantitative Aptitude
SSC
CGL Tier1 2015 exam is not far away now. If you really want to score good
marks in this exam, you must follow a proper plan for that. As you all know,
SSC CGL Tier1 Paper contains 200 Questions each of one mark. Mathematics
Section has 50 Questions in CGL TIER I Exam. Mathematics is not too difficult.
It requires the concept clarity and practice. In SSCCGL exam, Mathematics is
the part of both Tier I and Tier II. So you can’t clear the exam by ignoring mathematics.
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Stage

Questions

Negative
Marking

Tier
I

50
Questions (01 marks each)


0.25 marks each

Tier
II Quantitative aptitude

100
Questions (02 marks each)


0.50 marks each

Approach
è First see the topics of
Quantitative aptitude in SSC notification, and divide it into topics, and try
to practice one topic a day. Please don’t try to do topic of another chapter
before completing a particular chapter.
è Learn all the basic
formulas, learn conceptual clarity and try to solve maximum questions of each topic.
è Try to learn short cut
of each topic, otherwise you will not able to solve all question during your
examination quickly. Shortcuts are available in our video tutorial section http://www.ssccgl2014.in/p/videotutorial.html.
Always jot down the short cuts so you will not forget them.
è Please give at least
one to two hours daily to mathematics.
è Try to solve mock
practice paper (all 04 sections) of Tier I on daily basis. Practice papers are
available in our Practice Paper section http://www.ssccgl2014.in/p/practice.html
.You can download it or purchase practice paper book like Kiran from market.
è Suggested book Fast Track Objective ArithmeticRajesh Verma
Chapters
and Topics for SSC CGL TIER I Exam
Chapter

Topics

Strategy

Number
System

1.
Divisibility & Remainders
2.
LCM and HCF
3.
Unknown numbers from given conditions.
4.
Fractions comparisons.

NCERT
Class 7 Chap 2, 9
NCERT
Class 10 Chap 1
Quantitative
aptitude book

Basic
Mathematics

1.
Simplification (BODMAS)

NCERT
Class 8 Chap 1

2.
Surds and indices

NCERT
Class 8 Chap 12
NCERT
Class 9 Chap 1


3.
Roots, squares & Cubes

NCERT
Class 8 Chap 6 and 7.
Quant
book & short tricks


Algebra

1.
Linear equation

NCERT
Class 8 Chap 2 and 9.
NCERT
Class 9 Chap 4
NCERT
Class 10 Chap 3.
Quantitative
aptitude book

2.
Quadratic equations and
Polynomials

NCERT
Class 8 Chap 14
NCERT
Class 9 Chap 2
NCERT
Class 10 Chap 4
Quantitative
aptitude book


Average
& Ratio

Allegation
& mixture

Download
file from our study material section http://www.ssccgl2014.in/p/studymaterial.html

Simple
Average

Quantitative
aptitude book


Ratio
& proportion

NCERT
Class 8 Chap 13


Partnership

Quantitative
aptitude book


Time
& Distance

1.
Time, speed & distance
2.
Problem on trains
3.
Boat & stream
4.
Time and Work
5.
Pipes and Cisterns

To
clear the concept, solve first by using STD formula from your aptitude book,
Then use Short tricks. All question based on these topics can be solved by
trick within few seconds.

Geometry

1.
Angles, sides, bisectors & circles etc

NCERT
Class 9 Chap 6, 7, 8 and 10. Quantitative aptitude book.

2.
Mensuration (Area and
Volume)

NCERT
Class 8 Chap 3 & 11.
NCERT
Class 9 Chap 9, 12, 13.
NCERT Class 10 Chap 13


3.
Trigonometry

NCERT
Class 10 Chap 8 and 9
Quantitative
Aptitude book
Our Website Study Material
Notes


Percentage

(increase,
decrease in consumption, population)

NCERT
Class 8 Chap 8

Data
interpretation

DI

Quantitative
Aptitude book & DI notes from our study material section

Profit
& Loss

1.
Profit & Loss
2.
Discount & Marked Price
3.
SI & CI

Quantitative
Aptitude book & Notes from our study material section

Miscellaneous

1.
Coordinate Geometry

Asked in SSC 2012, Can be
solved through formulas given in Quantitative Aptitude book.

2. Progression (AP + GP)

NCERT
Class 10 Chap 5
Quantitative Aptitude book

Question
Breakup: SSCCGL Tier I (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 & 2014)


Chapter

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

Number System

06

05

02

02

02

Basic Mathematics

11

11

05

01

01

Algebra

06

00

05

05

07

Ratio &
Partnership

03

03

01

03

03

Average &
Allegation

03

03

02

02

01

Time & Distance

06

05

02

05

06

Geometry

03

05

12

09

10

Trigonometry

00

00

09

08

07

Percentage + Profit
& loss

06

14

05

06

06

Data Interpretation

03

04

05

07

06

Miscellaneous

03

00

02

02

01

Total

50

50

50

50

50

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