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SSC CPO Syllabus 2023: The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) prescribes the SSC CPO syllabus in the official notification. Aspirants who wish to ace the SSC CPO exam 2023 must check the syllabus. Moreover, they can check the syllabus online on the official website, i.e., ssc.nic.in. We have also updated the detailed syllabus on this page to help candidates get familiar with the exam topics.
|Subjects||Practice Free SSC CPO Exam Questions|
|Quantitative Aptitude||Practice Quantitative Aptitude Exam Questions|
|General Knowledge and General Awareness||Practice General Intelligence and Reasoning Exam Questions|
|General Intelligence and Reasoning||Practice General Knowledge and General Awareness Exam Questions|
|English Comprehension||Practice English Comprehension Exam Questions|
*Steps to practice exam questions are mentioned below in this article.
Candidates aspiring to ace the exam must go through the syllabus for Paper 1 and Paper 2. Knowing the syllabus will help them understand which topics to cover to score good marks on the exam. Additionally, if they check the exam pattern and know the marking scheme, they can make a well-planned preparation strategy. Read on to find out more!
There are many stages in the SSC CPO selection process, namely Paper 1, PST/PET, Paper 2, and Medical Exam. SSC CPO Paper 1 consists of four subjects, i.e.,
On the other hand, SSC CPO Paper 2 has only one subject, i.e., English language & Comprehension. Aspirants can check the paper-wise exam pattern below:
SSC CPO Paper 1 Exam Pattern:
|Subjects||Number of Questions||Maximum Marks|
|General Intelligence and Reasoning||50||50|
SSC CPO Paper 2 Exam Pattern:
|Subjects||Number of Questions||Maximum Marks|
|English Language and Comprehension||200||200|
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The SSC CPO Paper 1 exam has four sections. Furthermore, the exam comprises 200 MCQs for 200 marks. Candidates can check the subject-wise syllabus for SSC CPO Paper 1 here.
Aspirants can check topics for Quantitative Aptitude below:
|Simplification||Heights and Distances|
|Simple and Compound Interest||Regular Polygons|
|Ratio and Proportion||Right Prism|
|Square Roots||Right Circular Cone|
|Surds||Right Circular Cylinder|
|Profit and Loss||Sphere|
|Time and Distance||Hemispheres|
|Time and Work||Rectangular Parallelopiped|
|Partnership||Regular Right Pyramid with Triangular or Square Base|
|Mixture and Allegation||Trigonometric Ratio|
|Graphs of Linear Equations||Degree and Radian Measures|
|Triangle and its Various Kinds of Centres, Congruence and Similarity of Triangles||Complementary Angles|
|Circle and its Chords, Tangents, Angles Subtended by Chords of a Circle, Common Tangents to Two or More Circles||Data Analysis and Interpretation – Pie Chart, Bar Diagram, etc.|
Find important topics for the English Comprehension sections below:
|Active and Passive Voice||Para Jumbles|
|Fill in the Blanks||Error Correction|
Candidates can check topics for General Awareness below:
|Geography||Science and Technology|
|Economics||Sports and Games|
|Culture||Questions Relating to India and its Neighboring Countries|
|General Polity||Current Affairs|
Find important topics for General Intelligence and Reasoning below:
|Syllogism||Coding and Decoding|
|Circular and Linear Seating Arrangements||Number Series|
|Classification||Arithmetical Reasoning and Figural Classification|
|Space Visualization||Venn Diagram|
|Decision Making||Numerical Operations|
|Problem Solving||Symbolic Operations|
|Distance and Directions||Address Matching, Date, and City Matching|
|Relationship Concepts||Figural Pattern|
The SSC CPO Tier 2 exam has one section, i.e., English Language and Comprehension. Aspirants can check topics for English Language and Comprehension in the table below:
|Error Spotting||Sentence Structure – Subject Verb Agreement|
|Vocabulary – Antonyms and Synonyms||Phrases and Idioms|
|Fill in the Gaps||Basic English Grammar – Parts of Speech, Voice Change, Direct and Indirect Speech, etc.|
|Cloze Tests||Comprehension Reading|
There are some topics that are asked more frequently in the SSC CPO exam. That is why candidates must learn and practice those questions properly to increase their chances of clearing the exam. Check some of the important topics below:
|SSC CPO Important Topics|
|Verbal and Non Verbal Reasoning||Spotting Errors|
|Economy||National And International Affairs|
Find details of the SSC CPO PST round for all posts below:
|Male (General)||170 cm||80/85 cm|
|Male candidates belonging to hilly regions and areas of J and K, North East, and Sikkim||165 cm||80/85 cm|
|Male Scheduled Tribes||162.5 cm||77/82 cm|
|Female (General)||157 cm||–|
|Female candidates belonging to hilly regions and areas of J and K, North East, and Sikkim||155 cm||–|
|Female Scheduled Tribes||154 cm||–|
Note: Both Male and Female candidates must qualify for the PET test.
Aspirants can check the details of SSC CPO PET for all posts below:
|Male Candidates||100-meter race in 16 seconds|
1.6 km race in 6.5 minutes
Long Jump: 3.65 meters in 3 chances
High Jump: 1.2 meters in 3 chances
Shot put (16 lbs): 4.5 meters in 3 chance
|Female Candidates||100-meter race in 18 seconds|
800-meter race in 4 minutes
Long Jump: 2.7 meters in 3 chances
High Jump: 0.9 meters in 3 chances
Candidates who pass the Paper-2 must undergo a medical examination by the Medical Officer of the CAPFs. Besides this, candidates who are declared unfit can appeal before Review Medical Board within the prescribed 15 days. Check the following key points of the SSC CPO medical examination mentioned below:
All the qualified candidates are required to appear for the Document verification and photocopies and original documents. Candidates should carry two passport size recent colour photographs and one original ID proof during document verification. The documents to be carried are as follows:
|SSC CPO Paper 1 Details Info||SSC CPO Exam Date|
|SSC CPO Tier 2 Detailed Info||SSC CPO Exam Pattern|
|SSC CPO Result||Cut-off of SSC CPO|
|Salary of SSC CPO||SSC CPO Preparation Tips|
|SSC CPO Admit Card||SSC CPO Previous Year Papers|
Let us take a look at a few frequently asked questions related to the SSC CPO exam topics:
Ans: Candidates can check the detailed syllabus for SCS CPO Paper 1 and Paper 2 in this article.
Ans: There are four subjects in SSC CPO Paper 1, i.e., General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Knowledge, Quantitative Aptitude, and English Comprehension.
Ans: Important topics for Quant are Simplification, Average, Percentage, Interest, Profit and Loss, Time & Distance, Trigonometry, Mensuration, Mixture & Allegation, etc.
Ans: Topics for General Intelligence and Reasoning are Syllogism, Coding-Decoding, Analogies, Classification, Venn Diagram, Distance & Directions, Relationship, etc.
Ans: Yes. 0.25 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer.
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