## Sunday, July 21, 2013

### SSC Combined Higher Secondary Level Exam 2013-2014 Syllabus, Suggested Books, Tips, SSC CHSL Books Buy Online at Lowest price

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### SSC Combined Higher Secondary Level Exam 2013 - Examination Scheme

 Part Subject Maximum Marks I General Intelligence 50 (50 questions) II English Language 50 (Basic Knowledge) ( 50 questions ) III Quantitative Aptitude 50 (Basic Arithmetic Skill) (50 questions) IV General Awareness 50 (50 questions)

### SSC Combined Higher Secondary Level Exam 2013 Syllabus Part A - General Intelligence

1. Semantic Analogy
2. Symbolic/Number Analogy
3. Figural Analogy
4. Semantic Classification
5. Symbolic/Number Classification
6. Figural Classification
7. Semantic Series
8. Number Series
9. Figural Series
10. Problem Solving
11. Word Building
12. Coding and de-coding
13. Numerical operations
14. Symbolic operations
15. Trends
16. Space Orientation
17. Venn Diagrams
18. Drawing inferences
19. Punched hole/pattern-folding & unfolding
20. Figural Pattern - folding and completion
21. Embedded figures
22. Critical Thinking
23. Emotional Intelligence
24. Social Intelligence
25. Other sub-topics, if any

### SSC Combined Higher Secondary Level Exam 2013 Syllabus Part B - English Language

1. Spot the Error
2. Fill in the Blanks
3. Synonyms/Homonyms
4. Antonyms
5. Spellings/Detecting Mis-spelt words
6. Idioms & Phrases
7. One word substitution
8. Improvement of Sentences
9. Active/Passive Voice of Verbs
10. Conversion into Direct/Indirect narration
11. Shuffling of Sentence parts
12. Shuffling of Sentences in a passage
13. Cloze Passage
14. Comprehension Passage

### SSC Combined Higher Secondary Level Exam 2013 Syllabus Part C - Quantitative Aptitude:

ARITHMETIC
C.1.1 Number Systems:
• Computation of Whole Number
• Decimal and Fractions
• Relationship between numbers
C.1.2 Fundamental arithmetical operations:
• Percentages
• Ratio and Proportion
• Square roots
• Averages
• Interest (Simple and Compound)
• Profit and Loss
• Discount
• Mixture and Alligation
• Time and distance
• Time and work
ALGEBRA:
C.2.1 Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra (and their simple applications) e.g. Formulas for (a+b)2,(a-b)2, (a+b)3 (a-b)3 , a3-b3, a3+b3, a2-b2; if a+b+c=0, then a3+b3+c3=3 abc etc. and Elementary surds (simple problems)
C.2.2 Graphs of Linear Equations.
GEOMETRY:
Familiarity with elementary geometric figures and facts:
C.3.1 Triangle and its various kinds of centres viz. Centroid, In-centre, Orthocenter, Circumcentre
C.3.2 Congruence and similarity of triangles
C.3.3 Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles.
MENSURATION:
C.4.2 Regular Polygons (sum of the internal angles of a polygon)
C.4.3 Circle
C.4.4 Right Prism
C.4.5 Right Circular Cone
C.4.6 Right Circular Cylinder
C.4.7 Sphere, Hemispheres
C.4.8 Rectangular Parallelepiped
C.4.9 Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square Base
TRIGONOMETRY:
C.5.1 Trigonometry (for acute angles 0 with 0≤0≤90)
• Trigonometric ratios
• Standard Identities like sin20 + Cos20=1 etc.
C.5.2 Complementary Angles, Heights and Distances (simple problems only)
STATISTICAL CHARTS :
Use of Tables and Graphs:
C.6.1 Histogram
C.6.2 Frequency polygon
C.6.3 Bar-diagram
C.6.4 Pie-chart

### SSC Combined Higher Secondary Level Exam 2013 Syllabus Part D - 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 neighbouring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture Geography, Economic Scene, General policy and scientific research.

### SSC Combined Higher Secondary Level Exam Useful Books

Let us see some of the useful books which you can refer while preparing for the SSC Combined higher Secondary Level exam. There are two kinds of books available in market and candidates are required to choose the particular type of book according to their needs.

1. Book Specifically written for a particular Exam
2. Books to learn from the very basic

### Book Specifically written for a particular Exam

These are books available to prepare for a particular exam for example in our case SSC Combined higher Secondary Level exam. These kinds of books can be useful for those having very short time to prepare for the exam. A main advantage is that it will cover most of the topic in a single book. The choice is yours.. let us see some of the available books for SSC Combined higher Secondary Level exam.

### Books to learn from the very basic

These are books which will be useful to learn all the topics from the basic. These books are useful for all kinds of competitive exams.

let us see part wise book for the SSC Combined higher Secondary Level exam

For part A General Intelligence

For part B English Language

For part C Quantitative Aptitude
For part D - General Awareness