How Working Aspirants Can Prepare for SSC CGL 2018


Everyone has equal rights and opportunities to think, desire and work for their goals. Just like every year, there are lakhs of students who are preparing for SSC CGL 2018 exam. Out of these there are numerous students who prepare for this exam while working in a full-time job.



They too dream of clearing this competitive exam and make their career in government sector. But they find it difficult to maintain their study routine as they hardly get any time from their jobs for studies. Today, in order to nail this exam, we shall discuss the study plan and strategy for working aspirants to prepare for SSC CGL 2018.

The first step to preparation for working aspirants is to pull their socks up as they will have to double the hard work as compared to any other non-working aspirant. Then, the second step is to believe in themselves. It all depends on how much time you can give to your studies consistently. Initially with this idea in mind, you must have a proper planning to execute your plan.  Utilize your time in the morning and after the office in the evening. One thing that stands out for working aspirants is the time management on weekdays and on weekends. 

Positive approach

Do not get demotivated ever. Always be optimistic and cheerful about your preparation. At any point of time during preparation, if you feel stressed or tired then keep calm and focus on your aim. Muster all your energy for the preparation of SSC CGL 2018 exam. Your motivation, perseverance and dedication will surely take you to your goal no matter how hard the journey will be.
All the time management begins with planning. Here is the schedule you should take up to reach your goal. You should dedicate a minimum of 3 hours each working day for your studies and focus more on only those subjects, which have high Weightage in the question paper. This is how your time distribution should look like – 

SectionTime
General Awareness45 min
General English45 min
General intelligence and reasoning45 min
Quantitative Aptitude45 min
as your golden opportunity and increase your time allotment to each topic. This can be your schedule for these off days - 

SectionTime
General Awareness2 hrs
General English2 hrs
General intelligence and reasoning2 hrs
Quantitative Aptitude2 hrs
Important Topics and Weak areas2 hrs
Practice [Mock tests]2 hrs

Other than this, you should follow the given routine step by step to reach your goal.


Morning study

The time from 4:30 am to 5:30 am is a refreshing period as whatever you practice, will give you more benefit and remain stable for a long time. Therefore, wake up early in the morning between these time slot and study General awareness and English comprehension topics.

Prepare difficult topics first

As you are a working aspirant, you should know the most scoring subjects and topics, which will help you in gaining maximum marks with the nominal efforts. For Quant section, Mensuration, Algebra, Trigonometry, and Geometry are the four topics, which are very scoring and are asked in maximum number. Other topics like -Profit/Loss, CI/SI, time/work should be second in priority & every other topic third. Learn tricks and shortcuts for these topics as this will save your important 10 minutes in the exam. Practice and study as much as you can.

Conquer English language

This section is the most confusing section. It does not contain any shortcut tricks, logics, and concepts. To develop an overall understanding of the language, go through ’The Hindu’ newspaper daily. Apart from this, you can go for Wren and Martin book for complete rules and tricks of grammar. There will be ample time for the preparation of Narration and Voice based questions after the Tier -1 phase. So, prepare only selected topics in Tier-1. Grammar must be the first preference.  Consider it seriously for the preparation.

Use the free time

We all are aware of the fact that private sector jobs are always hectic and tight on schedule. Therefore, it is very necessary to find when you get extra time for yourself. It may be lunch time, coffee time and events time. This free time should be used to study vocabulary. Here you can focus on one-word substitution, idiom phrases, Synonyms and Antonyms. Make a habit of doing it regularly.

Note: There is no need to spend extra time for Reasoning except, Analogy, Series, and Dice questions. Prepare this section during practice sets only.

Weekend coaching classes

It is very difficult to, prepare study notes, collect practice material, gain knowledge of shortcut tricks, and build concepts and clear doubts when you are working somewhere. So, not to miss any such information, you should join weekend coaching classes which focus on giving the specially designed coaching to working aspirants. 

Assess yourself

Mock tests, previous year question papers, and online quizzes are the best way to test your level of preparation. It will also through some light on your weak areas and strong zones. Prepare accordingly. Analyze yourself by giving these mock tests. 

At last, never fall prey to your tiredness and make a commitment with yourself that you will use all your precious free time to make your life worth it. After all, these will go to be a temporary phase leading to permanent secure phase. Never think negatively and always be optimistic. You can relax once you achieve your goal. Remember it always seems impossible until it is done. So, all you need to do is follow the plan as we have discussed above and stay focus. Be the force that will translate your ambition into success. Put your heart, mind and soul into the SSC CGL 2018 preparation, even in your smallest pieces of time. You will succeed irrespective of your busy schedule. Because it is the quality of preparation that matters not the quantity of time spent.
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General science PDF in Hindi for SSC CGL Tier 1 download

Download General science PDF in Hindi for SSC CGL Tier 1 


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              Today we are going to share a very important PDF. It is a compilation of science (Physics+Chemistry+Bio) questions. This PDF is very important for SSC CGL Tier 1 and all similar competitive exams. PDF is prepared by Dhingra classes so credit goes to them.
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Name of the book- General science PDF in Hindi
Size of the book- 1.1 MB
Number of pages- 33
Language- Hindi


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SSC CHSL Questions Asked on 17th March 2018 – Tier I (All Shifts)

SSC CHSL Questions Asked on 17th March 2018 – Tier I (All Shifts)

SSC CHSL Questions Asked on 17th March 2018 – Tier I (All Shifts)

SSC CHSL Questions Asked 17th March 2018 – Quantitative Aptitude

  1. The CP of 8 dozen apples was Rs. 800. If they are sold by the selling price of Rs. 1000, then the percent profit?
  2. Discount on the successive discount of 20, 20 and 10.
  3. the perimeter is given then find the area of the circle.
  4.  If 5 cos θ + 12 sin θ = 13, cos θ = ?
  5. In a triangle XYZ, Y is a right angle and sin X = 4/5 is given then Find the value of cos Z.
  6. In a triangle XYZ, angle Z and angle X are 90 and 45 degrees respectively, find the value of cosec Y + cos X.
  7. Find X if (4) x = (1024)1/7
  8. Find cos 30 + 1/2.
  9. the side of the cube whose surface area is 253.5 sqcm.
  10. Find the radius of a circle whose area is 1920 sqcm.

SSC CHSL Questions Asked 17th March 2018 – General Awareness


  1. Founder of Vikramshila University?
  2. Minimum age to join Lok Sabha?
  3. in which state of India, Mac Mohan line is.
  4. Who won the Sahitya Acadamy Award 2017 for Hindi?
  5. Which is the largest city in Nepal?
  6. To which field, Beghum Akhtar was related.
  7. Where was Yuddh Abhiyas between India & Bangladesh conducted?
  8. Where was Samprithi Military Exercise Conducted?
  9. Topmost point of Chota Nagpur Plateau?
  10. What is the Gaj Yatra related with?
  11. Where are the Nandi Hills Situated?

SSC CHSL Questions Asked 17th March 2018 – English

  1. Spelling correction - Acquaintance, Millennium
  2. Synonym - Officious
  3. Antonym - Wholesome, Clammy, Usurp

SSC CHSL Questions Asked 17th March 2018 – Reasoning

  1. Odd one out - water, ice, vapour, stream

SSC CHSL Questions Asked on 16th March 2018 – Tier I (all shifts)

SSC CHSL Questions Asked 16th March 2018 – Tier I (All Shifts)

ssc chsl 16 march tier 1 questions

SSC CHSL Questions Asked 16th March 2018 – Quantitative Aptitude

  1. A person sold 930 gm of an item instead of 1000 gm. % of profit he get if he sells 15 kg?
  2. Perimeter & breadth of a rectangle is given, then length of the diagonal?
  3. What is the rate of interest if the value of SI, Principle, Time was given.
  4. Find the distance between in-center & circumcenter?
  5. inradius = 3 cm. then perimeter.
  6.  Value of sin 30 + 1/3

SSC CHSL Questions Asked 16th March 2018 – General Awareness

  1. satellite of NASA to the sun.
  2. first registered trade union.
  3. Who conducts the economic survey?
  4. Best picture award in Oscar 2017?
  5. Find the acceleration when velocity & time was given.
  6. Find the potential energy given that mass is 50 gm & height is 10 cm.
  7. Which part of epidermal cell produce waxy water like substance?
  8. 1 Qs of Isotopes was asked?
  9. Myanmar is in which part of Asia?
  10. 1 Qs related to revised salary of CJI.
  11. angle made by earth in one hour.
  12. Which country is called golden land?
  13. 1 Qs based on 5-year plans.
  14. Name the best football player of the year 2017?
  15. Municipality comes under which part?
  16. Which country exited from ICC in 2017?
  17. Most populated city in China.
  18. Which country launched world’s largest floating solar power plant?
  19. The revised monthly pension of Chief Minister?
  20. Golden Glove Award 2017?
  21. How many agreements took place between India & Israel?
  22. Which state shares its border with maximum number of states?
  23. In RIFD, R stand for?

SSC CHSL Questions Asked 16th March 2018 – English

  1. Antonym –  “Punctilious”
  2. Spelling  – “Enunciate”, “Idiosyncrasy”
  3. Idioms – “A red rag to a bull”, “Easier said than done”
  4. Synonym – “Perpetuate”

SSC CHSL Questions Asked 16th March 2018 – Reasoning 

  1. 14:200 :: 18:?
  2. 107,104,100,95,?,82

SSC CHSL Questions Asked on 15th March 2018 – Tier I (all shifts)

Questions Asked on15th March 2018 – SSC CHSL Tier I 

Questions Asked on15th March 2018 – SSC CHSL Tier I

SSC CHSL Questions Asked 15th March 2018 – Quantitative Aptitude

  1. Find cosec if sec= 25/7
  2. perimeter of circle 44 then area?
  3. A is 40% more than B, then A is less than B by?
  4. Sides of square increased by 20% then perimeter of the square?
  5. If the total surface area of the cube is 337.5. Find it’s radius?
  6. If circumference is 22, then area of circle is?
  7.  In a PQR right angle triangle, the value of angle R=90o then find the value of Tan p -1/2
  8. Mass = 25 Kg, Height = 5 m, then find the value of potential energy?
  9. In a right angle triangle DEF, right angle at E and sec D = 25/7. Find cosec F?
  10. Solve 39>?<75

SSC CHSL Questions Asked 15th March 2018 – General Awareness

  1. Name the highest peak of Shri Lanka
  2. In UMANG App, G stand for?
  3. Which country has used helicopter for its coast security?
  4. Who decides MSP?
  5. Valency depend on?
  6. Name the largest city of Myanmar.
  7. Who imposed Jaziya Tax for the 1st time in Gujarat?
  8. In which decade Sikkim was founded?
  9. Founder of the green revolution?
  10. One question related to xylem.
  11. One question related to ping pong.
  12. Which state Chief Minister received Peacock Award?
  13. India’s 1st solar mission to be launched in 2019.
  14. Name the part of cell which takes in/out (Based on biology)?
  15. 1 Qs from Photosynthesis?
  16. Which river flows from south to north?
  17.  from which country, Indian Navy purchased the ship on 31st October 2017?
  18. The article 352, 356, 360 is related to?
  19. Burzil pass is located in?

SSC CHSL Questions Asked 15th March 2018 – English

  1. Antonym – Candid, Evince
  2. Spelling- Falsification,vacuum
  3. Synonym – Glib, Indissoluble,Dibonair
  4. Similar meaning – Debonair, Rivet

SSC CHSL Questions Asked 15th March 2018 – Reasoning 

  1. 8,16,43,107,232,?
  2. GSR:HTP::?:?
  3. AN,CQ,ET,?,IZ
  4. [email protected] = 3, [email protected] = -6, [email protected] = 0, [email protected] = ?
  5. WARD = 44, LOAD = 30, then BRIT = ?
SSC CHSL Questions Asked 12th March 2018 for Tier I (Shift 1&3)

SSC CHSL Questions Asked 12th March 2018 for Tier I (Shift 1&3)

Questions Asked 12th March 2018 for SSC CHSL  Tier I – Shift 1 and Shift 3

 SSC CHSL Questions Asked 12th March 2018 – Quantitative Aptitude

  1. If x2 + 3x +1 / x2 – 3x + 1= 1 / 2, then calculate the value of ( x + 1 / x ) = ?
  2. The average of 20 numbers is 35. If one of the numbers is considered as 45  instead of 85, what will be the new average?
  3. sin2 21 + sin2 69 =?
  4. If A : ( A + B +C ) = 7 : 33 and B : (A +C ) = 2 : 9, What will be the ratio of A : B : C ?
  5. The average age of class – I and Class-II is 15 years, the average age of class is 12 year and average age of class-II is 19 years. If number of students in class-I is 48. Then find the number of students in class-II.
  6. 5 years ago age of A was 5 times the age of B, B is 3 /7 of C in age at present. A is 3 years elder than D and age of D is 2 times of B at present. What is present age of C at present?
  7. Find the value of cot10° × cot20° × cot60° × cot70° × cot 80°.
  8. If a + b =3, then claculate the value of a3 + b3 + 9ab.

 General Awareness Questions Asked 12th March 2018 

  1. In which state of India Chamera dam is located?
  2. After which fight Akbar got the title Ghazi?
  3. What is the frequency of updating of commercial taxes?
  4. type of medicine is used in Indigestion?
  5. SI unit of G?
  6. Rank of Pakistan in the world according to its population?
  7. Who runs the Parliament?
  8. Which power station among atomic, thermal, wind & hydro provides more electricity?
  9. What was the theme of World Economic Forum 2018?
  10. Who was the FIFA player of the year 2017?

 SSC CHSL Questions Asked 12th March 2018 – Quantitative Aptitude Shift-3


1. If a + 1 / (a-2) = 4, then (a-2)2 + 1/(a-2)2 = ?

2. Find 1/(1+tan2θ) + 1/(1+cot2θ)

3.If P = 3 + 1/P , find value of (P4 + 1/P4).

4. Present age of Pushpa is double of age of two year ago of Rita. If the difference of present age of them is 2 years, what will be present age of Pushpa?

5. Find the height of equi-angled Prism made at the isosceles triangle base of side 6 cm and whose volume is 108√3 cm3

6. 12 men and 16 boys together complete the work in 5 days. 13 men and 24 boys together complete the same work in 4 days. What will be the ratio of work of one man and one boy?

7. One seller has sold one iron on the loss of 6% . If he has sold one Iron at Rs. 64 more, he was having 10% profit. What will be the cost of the Iron.

8. 15%, 20% and 25% discount sequence will be equal to ?

9. A chord of a circle is equal to its radius. One tangent has been drawn on one side of chord with circle. What will be the angle between tangent and chord of a circle?

10. Triangle ABC has 3 medians AD, BE and CF cut each other at G. If area of triangle of ABC is 36 cm2 , what will be area of Traingle CGE ?

11. If average length of 30 boys in a class of 50 boys is 160 cm. If average length of rest of boys is 100 cm, what will be average length of whole class?

 SSC CHSL Questions Asked 12th March 2018 – General awareness Shift-3

1. Questions were related to parliamentary bill?
2. One question was related to RBI Economy 2017 ?
3. One question was related to the hot air and cold air?
4. Where is the tomb of Guru Gobind Singh? 
5. Who has done inauguration of ‘Jal Amritam’?
6. How many person appointed by the president in supreme court?
7. Which bank was given the debt to the Pakistan and against was India? 
8. Who is monitoring the work related to Indian Constitution? 
9. Which country is touch the minimum boundary of the India? 
10. Red Planet is ? 
11. What is currency of Nepal?
12. How much money given by the RBI to Indian  Government in 2017?
13. Who was the first person of Independent India to present the central budget in Parliament? 
14. Who won the table tennis 2017?
15. One question was related to IPL Rajasthan
16. One question was related to Indus Civilization?
17. One question was asked related to attorney General of India?

PDF Coordinate geometry notes for SSC CGL 2018 download

Coordinate geometry notes for SSC CGL 2018 PDF download

Coordinate geometry became important section when SSC asked several questions from this section last year. Students who didn't prepare this section were regretting after the exam. So i decided to provide short notes for this section so u can understand basics. PDF is in English. you can download it from the link given below.

Coordinate geometry notes for SSC CGL 2018 PDF download


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Name of the PDF - Coordinate geometry notes for SSC CGL 2018 PDF download
Size of the PDF- 1.4 MB. 
Number of pages - 11 
Language - English 

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Vocabulary for SSC CGL 2017 PDF download

Vocabulary for SSC CGL 2017 PDF download

Vocabulary PDF for SSC CGL 2017 

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                Today I am going to share a very important PDF. This PDF is a compilation of important English words.Root words are also given so you can learn many words at once. Download link is given below.

About the book. 

Name of the PDF - vocabulary for SSC CGL 2017 PDF.
Size of the PDF- 150 KB.
Number of pages - 14

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