About SSC CHSL 10+2 Exam:

SSC (Staff Selection commission) conducts exam for CHSL (10+2) exam. Candidates can check SSC CHSL 10+2 Exam Syllabus and exam pattern and start their preparations. This exam is conducted every year to recruit eligible and skilled candidates on Lower Division Clerk (LDC) and Data Entry Operator (DEO). Exam is conducted on various centers and thousands of candidates appear in exam to get selected. This exam conducted in large scale.

SSC CHSL 10+2 Exam Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2017: –

Exam Pattern: As we know the value of exam pattern. Candidates who are going to appear in this examination should need to know the exam pattern because after this they will able to plan that how to manage their time in exam. So here we have the syllabus.






General Intelligence




English Language




Quantative Aptitude




General Awareness



Note: VH/OH Candidates who are suffering from Cerebral Palsy will be given 100 minutes

SSC Tier I Syllabus:

In Tier I, the question will be from the following topics:

General Intelligence: The questions of both verbal and non-verbal type. The test will include questions on Semantic Analogy, Symbolic operations, Symbolic/Number Analogy, Trends, Space Orientation,  Figural Analogy, Venn Diagrams, Semantic Classification, Symbolic/Number Classification, Drawing inferences ,Figural Classification ,Punched hole/pattern-folding & unfolding , Semantic Series, Figural Pattern – folding and completion, Number Series, Embedded figures, Figural Series, Problem Solving, Critical Thinking, Emotional Intelligence, Word Building, Social Intelligence, Coding and decoding, Other sub-topics, if any Numerical operations

For English Subject: Spot the Error, Fill in the Blanks ,Synonyms/Homonyms, Antonyms, Spellings/ 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

For Quantitative Aptitude: From the quantitative aptitude, the question will be following 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 Trigonometric: 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.

For General Awareness: Questions are designed to test the candidate’s general awareness of the environment around him and its application to society. Questions are also designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of an educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries especially 10 pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General policy and scientific research.

SSC Tier II Exam Syllabus:

SSC Tier 2 (Descriptive Type) Exam Pattern: The SSC Tier 2 will be descriptive type. The total marks will be of total 200 marks and time duration will be of 2 Hours. The question will be from quantitative and English.



Time Duration

Tier II (Descriptive)

200 marks

2 Hours

Following points to be consider:

SSC Tier III Exam Pattern:

SSC Tier 3 Exam Pattern: The tier III will be Data Entry Test. This will be applicable only for post of Assistant Audit Officer. For the Typing test, there will be 2000 (two thousand) key depressions for a duration of 15 (fifteen) minutes will be of qualifying nature.

Note: Only Candidates who are VH/OH (afflicted by Cerebral Palsy) and OH with deformity in writing hand will be allowed 35 minutes including compensatory time 20 minutes for the skill test.



Time Duration

Tier III

2000 (two thousand)

key depressions for a duration of 15 (fifteen) minutes

15 Minutes for Typing skill