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Monday, 27 June 2016

Expected History Questions for SSC CGL 2016 Exam

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Do you Find History Difficult ? Here are the Most expected History Questions for SSC CGL Exam

History isn't that boring after all if you have swallowed it sip by sip just like bitter gourd (karela) juice. It tastes sour but it is good for your health. Studying and remembering History and the stereotypical dates can be quite boring and annoying. 

But if you do it in a proper manner it can act as a "Ram Ban Ilaj" for your SSC CGL or SSC CHSL any other competitive examination. So today I am here with another amazing set of the quiz and this time it is History. Trust me if you will get the following questions correct you are gonna fall in love with History today onwards.

And yah, thank me later for this. 

Brief overview of History in relation to CGL

History is as important as another subject when it comes to preparing for SSC CGL. After all, this section covers up to 7-12 marks in your examination. Now who would want to keep such high score at stake? 

You can also read our Previous Quizzes by clicking the links given below

General Science Questions for SSC CGL 2016

 Indian Polity Quiz for SSC CGL 2016
Read the following carefully and then choose:

Q1 Who discovered the Mohenjodaro or Mound of the dead in 1922 ? 

1.Dayaram Sahni
2.Aurel Stein
3.MS Vats
4.RD Banerjee
5.None of these

Q2 What was the backbone of Indus valley civilization 

1.Art & Craft
4.Financial Service
5.None of these

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Sunday, 26 June 2016

SSC CGL Admit Card 2016

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Going to appear for SSC CGL 2016 Exam ? Know How to download the CGL 2016 Admit card

SSC Admit cards will be available on Official Regional websites from last week of April and can be downloaded using your Registration No. There is No provision to get Admit cards by post, as SSC had discontinued postal admit cards from this year

Expected Date: The most expected Date for Downloading of Admit Cards / Hall Tickets for CGL 2016 is from Last week of July (At least, Two weeks before the Exam Date)

SSC CGL 2016 Admit cards

Staff Selection Commission had already announced the Notification for CGL 2016 Exam. The online Registrations were scheduled to close on 24th March, 2016, but SSC had given as extension of One week for submitting the online application, and now the closing date to apply online is 30th March, 2016 . As per the Official SSC Calendar 2016 and CGL Notification, the exam is tentatively scheduled in May 2016 (on 8th and 22nd May). Now postponed to August, 2016  and those have successfully applied for the exam, can appear at their respective venues. 

It is important to note that to appear for SSC CGL 2016 Exam, you must have the Admit Card along with ID Proof. Your admit card has your Roll No. and this gives you a unique Identity with respect to your candidature in the CGL Exam.

It is only with the help of these two documents (Admit card & ID Proof) , that you can make your way into the Examination hall. 

It is worth mentioning here that Process for receiving the Admit cards for CGL 2016 are completely online now. From this year, SSC had discontinued the service of sending the Admit cards by Post. So, the only, way to get the Admit cards for CGL 2016, is to download it online from the respective regional SSC websites. There is No other modes/means of receiving the SSC CGL Admit card.

In this post, we will share the Details like Dates for Downloading the CGL 2016 Admit Card, How to download It and what to do, in case, face difficulties in downloading the CGL Admit card

Before, you proceed to download the Admit card, here are a few important things, you should know.

What is SSC CGL Admit Card ?

SSC Admit card, is a document, that contains your Roll No, Venue, Time & Date of Exam. It is with the help of this admit card, you will be allowed to enter in the Examination hall and write the exam.

The Admit Card will be given only to those, who successfully submit their online applications for SSC CGL Exam 2016. In case you have submitted multiple applications, then only the Last successfully submitted application, will be considered.

It is worth mentioning here that SSC CGL 2016 Admit Card, must be retained till the Final Result is declared, as it contains, your Roll No, that might be needed in the later stages of Examination. 

When the Admit Cards can be downloaded ?

Next thing, you would like to know is from when the admit cards can be downloaded OR the Date for downloading the CGL 2016 admit card.

As per the CGL Notification, the admit cards, will be placed on the regional websites at least 2 weeks prior to exam date. As the CGL 2016 Exam is scheduled on 8th May and 22nd May, 2016, in August, 2016 so we expect that admit cards, will be available from Last week of July 2016.

The Expected date for downloading the admit cards is from 22nd July, 2016.

Once the Link for downloading the admit cards, is placed on the Regional websites, we will update this page with the Direct link for downloading the admit cards.

How to Download SSC CGL Admit 2016 ?

SSC CGL Admit card is must have document, if you are willing to appear in the SSC CGL Exam 2016. 

But before you go on to read the process for downloading the SSC CGL Admit Card 2016, you must know the time line for downloading the Admit cards

You can download the SSC CGL Admit card, only after following the below mentioned Time Table.

1) You can download the SSC CGL Admit Card, only after, you didn't receive the Admit card at your correspondence address. The Commission will send the Admit Cards at your respective addresses at least 2 weeks before the exam Date.

In case, you didn't get the Admit Cards, them you have to download the duplicate Admit Cards 

Note:From this year SSC had discontinued its service for sending the Admit cards by post. Now the only way is to to Download the E-Admit Cards.

2) You must note that  Admit cards, will be available online at least  one week, before the exam date. The Admit cards, available through online mode, are in duplicate form only.

As, the CGL Exam is scheduled in the month of August , 2016, therefore, you can download the CGL Admit Cards from the Last week of April, 2016. To Download the Admit Cards, applicants are advised to Read our previous post on How to Download SSC CGL 2016 Admit Cards

3) In, case, you cannot download the admit cards, you should contact the SSC Regional Office and obtain the Admit Card after showing your Application No/ Reference No. , SBI Challan etc.

Here are contact No.s of SSC Regional Offices

SSC Regions wise helpline Nos.

Process for Downloading the SSC CGL Admit Card 2016

1) Log on to the Regional SSC Official Website

Here is the complete List of Regional Websites of SSC. Here you are find your State and then open the respective regional websites

SSC Regional Websites

2) On the Homepage, click on the "Download Admit card" Link. Then it will open the Page for Downloading Duplicate Admit Cards

3) Thereafter, select the appropriate link, that contains the Link for Downloading the CGL Admit card 

4) You can Download the admit cards, by entering your Details Like Registration No. and Date of Birth and click on the "Submit" Button.

Forget Registration No. ? In case, you forget your registration No, then kindly check your email, as SSC had sent the registration No. at your email address, at the time of submitting the application form.

5) After that, you can download your Admit Card and appear in the SSC CGL Examination, at the mentioned Date, Time and Venue.

Identity Verification

Applicants can appear  for Examination, at the specified time and venue as mentioned in their Admit Cards. To appear for the Exam, applicants must carry their Identity Proof in Original. The ID Proof can be Aadhar Pan Card, Driving Licence, Voter Card, Aadhar card, School/College ID Card etc.

Applicants must note that, they will not be allowed to enter the Examination hall after 9:30 am (for Morning session) and 1:30 Pm (for Evening session), as SSC had made some strict rules regarding the cut off time for their entry in the examination hall.

Any Updates ?

We will update this page, once the admit cards gets placed or uploaded on the SSC Websites. Once these will be uploaded, we will share the Direct link for downloading the Admit cards.


SSC had postponed the CGL Exam to August, 2016 and the exact dates are yet to be announced. Meanwhile, admit cards can downloaded only after the announcement of exam date, but most likely the admit cards will be available anytime after 2nd week of July

In, the meantime, applicants, must go through the CGL Syllabus and these Books for CGL Tier 1 exam. and don't forget to check the SSC CGL Cut Tier-1 off for previous years

If you face any difficulties in obtaining the SSC CGL Admit Card 2016, then you can ask your Comments/Queries in the Comment box below.   


SSC will soon announced the Notification for CHSL 2016 Exam, the expected date for release of Notification is 2nd July. The Last Date to apply online and submit the SSC CHSL 2016 Online form is 1st August, 2016.

If, you are interested to apply for this Exam, and willing to know the various posts in the exam, then we suggest your go through the SSC CHSL Jobs Profile, and also read the Detailed SSC CHSL 2016 Syllabus and Most importantly, Buy these Books for SSC CHSL 2016 Exam.

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SSC CGL 2016 Question Paper

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Looking for SSC CGL 2016 Question Paper ? Download in PDF the Full SSC CGL 2016 Question paper

Current Status: As the CGL 2016 exam is tentatively scheduled, in the month of August, 2016. So the Question Paper can be downloaded only after the Exam.

SSC is likely to conduct the Exam on two different dates. Those who appear for Exam at later date, can get the Question Paper from this page

SSC is going to conduct the CGL 2016 Tier-1 Examination in the month of  August 2016. Although these are only tentative Dates and picture will become more clear, when SSC CGL 2016 Notification will be released. But, even before the release of Official CGL 2016 Notification, you will get to know about the Tentative CGL 2016 Exam Dates, one the SSC 2016 Examination Calendar will be released.

Earlier the CGL Exam was scheduled to be held on 8th and 22nd May, 2016, which was later postponed and now the exam is schedule for August, 2016.

In our previous posts, we have shared the Details, regarding the CGL 2016 Answer Key and the process for Downloading the CGL 2016 Admit Card

In this post, we are going to share with you the SSC CGL 2016 Question paper, so that you will understand the Difficulty Level and Nature of Questions to be asked in Exam.

SSC CGL goes Online from 2016

From 2015, SSC CGL Exam will be online. that means, you have to appear for Exam at a Computerized center and instead of Pen and Paper, you have answer the Questions on the computer screen.

As the CGL Exam goes online in 2015, so candidates cannot take with them the CGL 2015 Question Paper, that was earlier possible with pen paper mode. 

That doesn't mean, you will not get the CGL 2015 Questions. you will definitely get to know the Questions asked in the exam, but these questions, will be based on Memory. of the candidates who have appeared in the exam.

Getting the full SSC CGL 2016 Question Paper is not possible. However, we will make every effort so, that you will get to know the maximum no. of Questions asked in the CGL 2016 Exam.

When will you get the Question Paper ?

CGL 2016 Exam is tentatively scheduled in the month of August, 2016. (Exact dates yet to be announced). There will be 4 sessions in total (2 for each Day) viz Morning and Evening sessions.

After every session on the Day of Exam,we will be share the Questions on this page. and Once all the 4 sessions are over, we will share with you the PDF that contains Questions from all the 4 sessions of CGL 2016 Exam.

In this way, you will get the CGL 2016 Question paper and start your preparation for CGL 2017 Exam.

As the CGL 2017 Exam is tentatively scheduled in July / August 2017, you have ample time to cover the Complete SSC CGL 2016 Syllabus and prepare for  the exam. 

We will not only share with your the CGL 2016 Question Paper, but in the Upcoming posts, we will also share with you the Books and Study Material for the CGL 2016 Exam.

SSC CGL Question Papers of Last 15 years

The CGL 2016 Question paper is not enough for boosting your preparation, instead you need something special, and that special thing is the Book by Kiran's publishers, that contains the SSC CGL Question papers of Last 15 years.

This CGL Question Bank, contains 45 solved Question paper from 1999 to 2014.

You can Buy this Book, online at Discounted Rates (Discount of 21%) from the Online Megastore Filpkart. This Book had 5 start rating and positive reviews from the Buyers.

So, this is a must Buy book if you are Preparing for any SSC Exam and particularly the SSC CGL 2016 Exam.

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Any Queries ?

If you have any Questions regarding the SSC CGL 2016 Exam and in particular with the SSC CGL 2016 Question Paper OR you face any problems, in obtaining or downloading the Question paper, then feel free to ask us anything from the Comments section below.

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Saturday, 25 June 2016

Expected General Science Questions for SSC CGL 2016 Exam

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General Science Made Easy for CGL 2016 Exam. Attempt this Quiz and see your preparation graph

Our Last Quiz on Indian Polity for SSC CGL 2016 , got good response from aspirants and we received several email from candidates for posting more such quizzes in future. In this post, we are back with another Quiz in General Science

First thing first are you working hard or not. If not then hello! Wake up its high time you take this exam seriously. Preparing for SSC CGL exam can get quite tough sometimes but you need to relax a bit, concentrate and solve our quiz. It is to increase your speed, efficiency, accuracy and definitely to raise your confidence. Most important thing is you practice regularly with only one aim that is to crack SSC CGL this time.

Brief overview of General Science in relation to SSC CGL exam:

General Science is one of the most scoring section if studied regularly and properly. This section cover 25 marks which are a bonus for you if you are good at this subject. So pull up your socks and jump in to solve the quiz.
No cheating I am watching you.

Q1. To which of the edible/food production does the following disease relate to?
The Red-rot and Ergot

A. Bajra and wheat
B. Groundnut and sugarcane
C. Wheat and groundnut
D. Sugarcane and Bajra

Q2. Who received Nobel Prize for explaining the helical structure of Protein? 

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Friday, 24 June 2016

Indian Polity Quiz for SSC CGL Exam :Top Expected Questions

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Indian Polity Made Easy. Know the Top Expected Polity Questions CGL 2016 Exam

As, the CGL 2016 Exam date is coming near and near, so, you have to gear up your preparation. SSC is yet to announced the Exact exam dates for CGL 2016 Exam. Earlier, the exam was scheduled on 8th and 22nd May, which was postponed to August. Now, this is to seen when SSC will announce the dates, the exact exam information, will be know only after the SSC CGL 2016 Admit cards will be released.

In the meantime, you can check your preparation by attempting this Indian Polity Quiz for SSC CGL Exam

Your result depends directly on the amount of studying you have been doing all the way long. But what is more important than practice is what you preach. If you have heard this proverb "Practice what you preach" then you must be aware what I am saying. While preparing for a competitive examination it is really important that you actually keep practicing till it is the actual examination day. 

A brief overview on Indian Polity for SSC CGL exam:

Indian polity cover 8-10 marks in your SSC CGL examination which surely matters a lot. You need to focus on this section to excel in the exam and score high then another student. The Indian Polity section has topics related to Constitution of India, legislature assembly, Amendments, voting etc. All you need to do right now is keep calm study step by step and solve the following quiz without any cheating.


1) How would you define the Constitution in few words? 

a)  The fundamental law of the land.    
b) Law of the land.
c) Administrative law of the land.
d) The constitutional law of the land.

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Tuesday, 21 June 2016

General Awareness Quiz for CGL 2016 Exam

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General Awareness Quiz for SSC CGL 2016 Exam

Practice makes a man perfect does sound a little stereotypical but takes it from me it surely makes a student near to perfect. After continuous practice, the rate of perfection will be sufficient to crack the CGL examination. 

Read the following question properly and then chose your option:

Q1. What does come to your mind when you read" International Solar Alliance"

1) The countries participating in the above alliance are known as "Sunshine countries" 
2) India is founding member of the above alliance 
3) Above mentioned alliance focuses on promoting solar technologies and investing in solar sector to enhance the income generation for the poor and global environment.

a) 1 and 3 only  b) 1 and 2 only
c) 2 and 3 only d) 1,2 and 3

Q2. What comes to your mind when you read the word Black Carbon?

1) Black carbon has the high absorbing capacity. It is aerosol in nature.
2) Black Carbon is primarily produced by burning fossil fuel, indoor pollution and burning crop residues.
3) Black Carbon can reduce Global warming and is considered to lower down the atmospheric temperature.

a) 1 and 2 only b) 1 and 3 only
c) 1 only            d) None of the above

Q3. Convention on Conservation of Migratory Species or CMS. Which statement does it relate with

1) This convention is a settlement under the aegis of UNEP (United Nations Environment Programme).
2) The only Convention which specialises in protecting migratory species.
3) The Convention deals with migratory species which are about to extinct (Schedule-1).

a) 1 only
b) 1 & 2 only
c) 1,3 and 2
d) 2 & 3

Q4. Himalayan Forest Thrush (HFT). Which resembles the most with it?

1) HFT is the freshest species found predominantly in Northern parts of India and China.
2) HFT is similar to the species like Plain Backed Thrush and European Alpine Thrush
3) Zoothera Salimalii- This is the scientific name of HFT. 

a) 1 & 2
b) 1 & 3
c) 2 & 3
d) 1,2 & 3

Q5. Which statement describes stranded carbon 

1) Stranded carbon refers to the fossil fuel energy that would remain unused if and only if the world takes cognisance of the given carbon budget. 
2) Stranded carbon will be implicated on countries with sturdy coal reserves.

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 & 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2

6. Hydrogen Bomb (H-Bomb)

1) It is made by performing both fission and fusion
2) It is known an H Bob=mb because of fusion of hydrogen atoms. 
3) It is comparatively powerful than an Atom Bomb.
4) It is adequate for missiles as it is small in size.

a) 2,3 & 4
b) 1 & 2 only
c) 1,2 & 3
d) 1,2,3,& 4

Q7. Human Development Report (HDR)

1) Its main work is to explore work as the fundamental activity which increases or decreases human capability.
2) India ranks abysmally behind Guatemala and Namibia.
3) Every year HDR is published by the UNDP.

a) 1 only
b) 1 & 2 only
c) 1,2 & 3
d) 2 & 3

Q8. Jallikattu:

1) It is an event conducted in Tamil Nadu during Pongal where bull vaulting is performed. 
2) Jallikattu ages back to Indus Valley Civilisation as an ancient sport.
3) Jallikattu's evidence have been found in Sangam texts.

a) 1 only
b) 1 & 2
c) 1 and 3
d) 1,2 & 3

Q9. Seed Capital:

1) The initial capital used ti start a business.
2) It is a risky investment but helps to develop business ideas.
3) Recently, GOI (Government of India) scrapped the tax on seed capital which made it easier for the Angel investors.

a) 1 only
b) 1 & 2
c) 3 only
d) 1,2 and 3

Q10. Euthanasia: (Consider following the type of Euthanasia)

1) Passive euthanasia- an act of intentionally withdrawing medical treatment with the deliberate intention of causing the death of a terminally sick patient.
2) Active euthanasia- intentional act of putting death to a terminally ill patient. 

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2

Answer key:

Q1- d
Q2- a
Q3- c
Q4- b
Q5- c
Q6- d
Q7- c
Q8- d
Q9- d
Q10- c

Report card:

10/10- Outstanding
9/10- Excellent
8/10- Intelligent
7/10- Very good
6/10- Good
5/10- Average
4/10- Below average
3/10- need improvement
2/10- Please start studying
1/10- Pad lo
0/10- N/A

We will soon post another quiz regarding CGL. So pull up your sock as the next 10 question will be regarding Indian polity for CGL Exam.

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Monday, 20 June 2016

How to improve your Score in General Awareness for CGL 2016 Exam ?

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Preparing for CGL 2016 Exam ? Know How to improve your marks in General awareness section

You all, know that CGL 2016 is scheduled to be held in the month of August and you also know, that How competitive this Exam, and your worries may increase, after knowing the fact, that in 2016, a record No. of 35 Lakh applicants have registered for SSC CGL 2016 Exam.  But the Good news is that, we have discovered the strategy to overcome with competition and score high in CGL Exam.

Firstly, it is very important, to have CGL Tier-1 Syllabus and these Books for CGL Tier-1 Exam. as, only after that, we can discuss the Sure shot tips for scoring high in the upcoming CGL Exam.

In this post, we will share the Tips and Tricks to Score High in the General Awareness Sections, that has 25% weight-age  (50 Marks ) in overall Marks

Have you ever heard the phrase that, "drop drop of water merged together can make an ocean come alive"? Similar is the case when you are preparing for the competitive examination.

It is very important that you pay attention to the very slightest parts of the exam preparation by giving equal attention to every subject. But most importantly you need to give most importance to the most underrated subject general awareness.
Today we will discuss the hard and fast rules you need to follow and do's and do's that you need to keep in mind before you start preparing for the General Awareness section for CGL Exam.

Syllabus of General Awareness:

Here is the Syllabus and Topic wise Distribution of Marks for General Awareness section

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