SSC CGL Answer Key 2018

SSC CGL Answer KeySSC CGL Answer key 2018 – The answer key of SSC CGL for Tier 1 and response sheet will be released online by Staff Selection Commission (SSC) in September, 2018. Candidates will be able to download SSC CGL 2018 answer key and response sheet by entering their roll number, date of birth and exam dates. The answer key will be released for all sets of online question paper – A, B, C, D and for different sessions of exam. Using SSC CGL answer key 2018, candidates can check correct answers of respective sections - General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude and English Comprehension. Based on the correct and incorrect answers, candidates can calculate their probable score and analyze their performance in the exam.

 

Besides the conducting authority, coaching institutes like Career Launcher, Paramount Coaching, Mother’s Education Hub, Sankalp Classes etc. also release the answer key within few hours after completion of exam. Candidates can download SSC CGL answer key by coaching institutes here. SSC CGL Tier 1 will be conducted from July 25 to August 20, 2018. Candidates can even challenge the official SSC CGL answer key 2018 online if they have any doubt with regard to the answers or questions. For registering challenge candidates have to pay Rs 100 per answers. The Tier 2 exam of SSC CGL 2018 will be conducted from November 27 to 30, 2018. SSC CGL answer key 2018 of Tier II will be released in December 2018.

SSC CGL 2018 Answer Key Dates

Events

Dates

SSC CGL Tier 1 exam

July 25 to August 20, 2018

Release of SSC CGL Tier 1 answer key

September, 2018

Representations against SSC CGL answer key

September, 2018

SSC CGL Final answer key for Tier 1

October, 2018

SSC CGL Tier 2 exam

November 27 to 30, 2018

SSC CGL Tier 2 answer key 2018

December, 2018

Representations against SSC CGL 2018 answer key

December, 2018

Final SSC CGL Tier 2 Answer key

June, 2019

How to download SSC CGL Answer Key 2018 and response sheet?

SSC CGL answer key and response sheet will be available online. Candidates have to login into their respective accounts to download the answer key. The steps to download the answer key and response sheet are given below:

Steps to download SSC CGL 2018 Answer Key and Response Sheet

Step 1: Click on the link ‘SSC CGL answer key 2018 and response sheet’ to be provided here.

Step 2: Candidates have to enter their roll number, password (DOB) and choose exam dates.

Step 3: Click on the ‘Submit’ button to enter the details.

Step 4: SSC CGL answer key and response sheet will appear on the screen.

Step 5: Download and save the answer key and response sheet to match the correct answers.

The snapshot of SSC CGL 2018 answer key login page is given below:

 

To download SSC CGL Tier 1 answer key and response sheet – Click Here (Link will be activated once it is released)

 

SSC CGL Answer Key 2018 Tier 1

The answer key of SSC CGL Tier 1 will be released in September. The exam of which will be conducted from July 25 to August 20, 2018 in computer based mode. SSC CGL Tier 1 answer key will mention the correct answers of all 100 questions asked from General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude and English Comprehension. Total marks allotted to Tier 1 exam is 200. The exam is held for 60 minutes and carries objective type questions. On the basis of correct answers and cutoff, candidates will be selected for Tier 2 exam. The final SSC CGL Tier 1 answer key will be released in October, 2018.

SSC CGL Answer Key 2018 Tier 2

SSC will release the answer key for Tier 2 in December. The computer based exam of Tier 2 is scheduled to be conducted from November 27 to 30, 2018. As per SSC CGL exam pattern 2018, There are four papers in Tier 2 – Paper 1 Quantitative Abilities, Paper 2 English Language and Comprehension, Paper 3 Statistics and Paper 4 General Studies (Finance and Economics). The Paper 1 and 2 are compulsory for all the posts while Paper 3 and 4 is for the posts of Junior Statistical Officer (JSO) and Assistant Audit Officer/ Assistant Accounts Officer. The question paper carries 500 questions. Candidates will be able to check correct answers to all the questions in SSC CGL Tier 2 answer key. Total marks allotted to this tier are 800. Candidates based on their score of Tier 2 will be shortlisted for Tier 3.

SSC CGL Final Answer Key 2018

The final answer key is released by SSC after examining the representations. The final CGL answer key is published along with the result. The representations submitted by candidates against answer key are examined by experts. If the representations are found to be correct, the commission makes the necessary changes and publishes final answer key. The evaluation of papers is then done according to the modified answer keys. The final SSC CGL answer key 2018 for Tier 1 will be released in October, 2018. The SSC CGL final answer key 2018 for Tier 2 will be released in June, 2019. 

How to challenge SSC CGL Answer Key 2018?

Candidates have to submit representations against answer key online. The window to raise objections against any wrong question or answer key will be made available along with the answer key. The representations for SSC CGL answer key 2018 are to be submitted by the candidates within stipulated time frame. Any objections submitted after the prescribed date will not be entertained by SSC. To challenge answer key, candidates have to pay Rs 100 for per answer. The fee will be refunded if the challenges are accepted. The decision of SSC regarding the answer key will be final and no request for re-checking will be entertained by the authority. The ways to challenge SSC CGL 2018 answer key 2018 is given below.

 

Ways to challenge SSC CGL Answer Key 2018

  • Click on the link ‘SSC CGL answer key representation’ to be provided here.

  • Enter roll number, password and question booklet code to login.

  • Mark the questions or answers which candidates want to challenge.

  • Pay the requisite fees and submit the challenges. 

How to calculate SSC CGL 2018 score?

The marking scheme of SSC CGL Tier 1 and 2 is given below:

SSC CGL Marking Scheme – Tier 1

Marks for correct answer

2

Marks for incorrect answer

0.50

Formula

Total score = Number of correct answers x 2 – Number of incorrect answer x 0.50

SSC CGL Marking Scheme – Tier 2

Papers

No. of questions (Each question is of 2 marks)

Marking Scheme

Marks Obtained out of 200

Paper I - Quantitative Ability

 

Total questions 100

Total Marks 200 = 100 X 2

Correct Answer: + 2 marks

Incorrect Answer: - 0.50 mark

 

2 X number of correct answer – 0.50 X number of wrong answer

 

Paper II - English Language and Comprehension

Total questions 200

Total Marks 200 = 200 X 2

Correct Answer: + 1 mark

Incorrect Answer: - 0.25 mark

 

1 X number of correct answer – 0.25 X number of wrong answer

 

Paper III - Statistics

Total questions 100

Total Marks 200 = 100 X 2

Correct Answer: + 2 marks

Incorrect Answer: - 0.50 mark

 

2 X number of correct answer – 0.50 X number of wrong answer

 

 

Paper IV - Economics, Governance, Finance and Accounts

 

Total questions 100

Total Marks 200 = 100 X 2

Correct Answer: + 2 marks

For each incorrect Answer: - 0.50 mark

 

2 X number of correct answer – 0.50 X number of wrong answer

 

SSC CGL Cutoff 2018

The cutoff is the minimum qualifying marks that candidates have to secure to qualify the exam and become eligible for next round of selection process. SSC CGL cutoff for Tier 1 will be released in October. Only those candidates who secures SSC CGL cutoff in Tier 1 are eligible to appear for Tier II. SSC CGL cutoff is released as per category and posts. Candidates can check previous year's cutoff of SSC CGL exam from the table given below.

 

SSC CGL Cutoff 2017 of Tier 1 

List-I: Candidates qualified in Tier-I for appearing in Tier-II (Paper-I, Paper-II, Paper-IV (General Studies (Finance & Accounts) and Tier-III

Category

SSC CGL Cutoff

SC

125.50

ST

119.00

OBC

135.50

OH

111.50

HH

75.00

UR

148.00

List-II: Candidates qualified in Tier-I for appearing in Tier-II (Paper-I, Paper-II, Paper-III (Statistics)) and Tier-III

Category

SSC CGL Cutoff

SC

123.50

ST

114.50

OBC

135.50

OH

102.00

HH

61.00

VH

116.00

UR

146.50

List- III: Candidates qualified in Tier-I for appearing in Tier-II (Paper-I and Paper-II) and Tier-III

Category

SSC CGL Cutoff

SC

98.00

ST

88.50

OBC

110.00

Ex.S.

69.00

OH

84.50

HH

38.00

VH

89.50

UR

126.50

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