How to Prepare for SSC CGL 2018 Tier 2 Exams

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How to Prepare for SSC CGL 2018 Tier 2 Exams

How to Prepare for SSC CGL 2017 Tier 2 Exams- SSC CGL 2018 Tier 1 Exams are almost over so the next thing in your mind will be how to prepare for the Tier 2 exams. But before that take some time to relax and refresh your mind. Don’t rush into things and don’t go stressing about Tier 1 exams like what would be the cutoff or if you would make it through etc. It would only disrupt your mind, just be positive and then start preparing for SSC CGL 2018 Tier 2 exams.

SSC CGL Tier 2 Exam pattern 2018:
No. of Questions
Maximum Marks
Time Duration
Quantitative Aptitude
2 hours
General English
2 hours
Statistics (For Investigator Grade-II Post Only)

2 hours

Finance and Economics (For the post of Assistant Audit Officer in Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG only)

2 hours

Please note:
  • There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer in English and 0.50 marks for Quantitative Aptitude and Statistics.
  • There will be gap of 2 hours between Quant and English exams. You must not get exhausted and prepare yourself for the next round of exams.
  • Quantitative Aptitude and English section are compulsory for all the categories of posts.

Preparation for SSC CGL 2017 Tier 2 Exams:
SSC CGL 2017 Tier 2 exams is expected to be conducted on 10th or 11th November, 2017. Unlike SSC CGL Tier Exam, this test will consist of questions from only two sections and also will be conducted in a single day window so you can’t complain about getting different sets of question papers. Your performance will be completely based on your preparation strategy.
Tips & tricks for SSC CGL 2018 Tier 2 Exam preparation:
  1. First of all, stop stressing over SSC CGL Tier exam. Its history, what is done is done. Instead focus on the task at hand.
  2. Although most of the topics for SSC CGL Tier 1 & Tier 2 are common for the first two papers, the difficulty level of the questions asked is completely different. Therefore, you cannot use the same preparation tactics for Tier 2 exams.
  3. Time is a major determiner here so you have shift your focus from accuracy to speed as you will have to solve 100 Quantitative Aptitude questions within 120 minutes which is a Herculean task. But also be careful not be reckless in solving questions while trying to manage time.
  4. Learn from your mistakes which means that work on the mistakes that you have done in the Tier 1 exam. Otherwise you will be repeating the same mistakes all over again for Tier 2 also.
  5. Practice with SSC CGL Tier Mock Test and Practice paper. Attempt as many mock tests every day to boost your preparation. Try to solve them in one go without any breaks in between as you will be having none in the real exam.
  6. Solve previous year question papers. If you encounter any new type of questions that you haven’t solved before, analyze & try to solve them in a simple manner.
  7. Learn shortcut and easy ways to solve questions instead of the traditional and lengthy methods. By doing so you will be able to save most of your time.
  8. Be a step ahead of SSC in exam preparation as they can surprise you with any difficulty pattern of exams. They can give you with the easiest or the most unexpected questions. Be prepared for both.
  9. In the preparation process, don’t get too lost and worn out. Make some time for yourself, your friends & family too. Eat well, rest well and prepare best.

Books for reference for SSC CGL 2017 Tier 2 exam:
For Quantitative Aptitude
  • Magical Books on Quicker Math by M. Tyra

Fast Track Objective Arithmetic Paperback by Rajesh Verma
  • Advance Math for General Competitions Paperback – 7 Jul 1905 by Rakesh Yadav

SSC Higher Mathematics Paperback – 2015 by Rishikesh Kumar (Lucent Publication)
  • Quantitative Aptitude Quantum CAT Common Admission Tests for Admission into IIMs (Old Edition) Paperback – 2015 by Sarvesh K. Verma

  • SSC Mathematics Chapter wise Solved Papers 1999-till date 7100+ Objective Questions - 1597 Paperback – 2016 by Think Tank of Kiran Prakashan


SSC Mathematics Chapterwise QuestionsPaperback – Dec 2016 by Rakesh Yadav

For General English
  • Objective General English Paperback – Dec 2014 by S.P. Bakshi (Arihant Publications)

  • Objective General English (Old Edition) Paperback – 31 Aug 2011 by R.S. Aggarwal


English for General Competitions Revised 2017 Vol-1 (Hindi) Paperback – 2016 by Neetu Singh (KD Publications)


  • Reading Comprehension Ordering of Sentences Ordering of Words and Cloze Test(Hindi) Paperback – 2016 by DILIP KUSHWAHA

  • Word Power Made Easy Paperback – Jun 2011 by Norman Lewis

  • One Word Substitution(English) 2800+ WordsPaperback – 2012 by Kiran Prakashan

  • Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms - For All Competitive Exams Paperback – 2013 by B.B. Sinha

Good luck for exams.

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