SSC CGL Answer key 2017

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SSC CGL Answer keySSC CGL Answer Key 2017: Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has released SSC CGL Tier 1 answer Key. The SSC CGL answer key has been released online and the candidates can access the answer key with the help of their user id and password. The commission has successfully conducted the tier 1 exam of Combined Graduate Level (CGL) from August 5 to August 23, 2017. Candidates who had appeared for the tier 1 exam of SSC CGL can challenge the CGL answer key through an online objection form made available by the commission on September 7. The last date to submit online representations is September 12 ,2017. The link to download and check the SSC CGL answer key has been provided below on this page.

The commission will go through all the representations submitted by the candidates against the tentative SSC CGL answer key and the final answer key will be released after the requisite corrections. Decision of SSC in this regard will be final and no further objections from candidates will be accepted. The final SSC CGL 2017 answer key will help the candidates to calculate their probable by knowing the number of correct and incorrect answers. The result for Tier 1 of SSC CGL will be declared on the basis of final answer key. Check all the important details about SSC CGL answer key 2017 as given below
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SSC CGL 2017 Answer Key Important Dates

SSC has released the exam schedule for tier 1 and tier 2 CGL 2017 exam. SSC CGL tier 1 was conducted from August 5 to 23 and the provisional answer key has been made available on September 7, 2017. Candidates can check all the SSC CGL important dates from the table below.

SSC CGL Answer key 2017 dates

SSC CGL Answer Key 2017 events Important dates
SSC CGL Tier I exam dates August 5 to 23, 2017
SSC CGL Tier I Answer Key (Provisional) September 7, 2017
SSC CGL Tier I Answer Key (Final) To be notified later
Submission of representations related to SSC CGL Answer Key Tier I September 7 to 12, 2017
SSC CGL Tier II exam dates November 10 & 11, 2017
SSC CGL Tier II Answer Key (Provisional) December, 2017
SSC CGL Tier II Answer Key (Final) To be notified later
Submission of representations related to SSC CGL Answer Key Tier II To be notified later

 How to download SSC Answer Key 2017?

The procedure to download the SSC CGL Answer Key 2017 has been explained below:

  • Step 1: Candidates can download the SSC CGL Answer Key and OMR Sheet through the link or online window given below.
  • Step 2: Enter roll number and password (DOB) in the designated column.
  • Step 3: Click on the ‘Submit’ button after entering all details.
  • Step 4: The SSC CGL 2017 Answer Key will appear on the screen.
  • Step 5: Download the OMR sheet and answer key for matching the responses. 

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SSC CGL Answer Key 2017 – How to submit challenge?

SSC has opened the window to submit online representation against the provisional answer key of SSC CGL tier 1 on September 7, 2017. Candidates who have doubt regarding any of the answer given in the SSC CGL answer key will be able to challenge the same through the online objection portal. To raise objections, candidates will have to login using their user ID and password as provided during online registration. The challenges should be submitted by candidates online and they need to pay Rs 100 for per answers. Candidates can check below the procedure to submit challenges.

  • Click the link ‘SSC CGL Tier 1 Online Objection Portal – Check Here’ provided on this page.
  • The link will redirect the candidates to a new page for the login in user portal.
  • Enter User ID and password correctly to login.
  • Mark the questions for which candidates want to submit the challenge.
  • Pay the requisite fee and submit.

Highlights of SSC CGL Answer Key 2017

The SSC CGL answer key 2017 will be released for only Tier 1 and Tier 2 exam. Candidates can read the details of SSC CGL 2017 answer key of both the tiers below.

SSC CGL Answer Key of Tier 1

SSC has released the provisional answer key of SSC CGL on September 7, 2017. The SSC CGL answer key for tier 1 will display the correct answers to all questions asked in General Intelligence Reasoning, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude and English Comprehension. The commission will release the answer keys for all sets A,B,C,D of all the days.

Question booklet of SSC CGL tier 1 consisted 100 questions and each question carried 2 marks. The total marks allotted for the exam were 200 and the exam was held online (CBT). As per the marking scheme, each question in SSC CGL Tier 1 exam will be of 2 marks and 0.50 marks will be deducted for wrong questions. Candidates qualifying the Tier 1 exam will be allowed to appear for Tier 2. The SSC CGL Tier 1 result will be declared in October, 2017.

SSC CGL Answer Key 2017 – Calculation of Scores of SSC CGL

Candidates after checking the answer key of SSC CGL can calculate their score adopting the following method.

SSC CGL 2017 Tier I exam calculation of scores

Sections Total number of questions Total marks Marking scheme Marks obtained out of 200
General Intelligence & Reasoning 25 50 Correct answer – +2 Wrong answer – (-) 0.50 2x number of correct responses – 0.50 x number of incorrect responses
General Awareness 25 50 Correct answer – +2 Wrong answer – (-) 0.50 2x number of correct responses – 0.50 x number of incorrect responses
Quantitative Aptitude 25 50 Correct answer – +2 Wrong answer – (-) 0.50 2x number of correct responses – 0.50 x number of incorrect responses
English Comprehension 25 50 Correct answer – +2 Wrong answer – (-) 0.50 2x number of correct responses – 0.50 x number of incorrect responses

SSC CGL Answer Key of Tier 2

The answer key of SSC CGL Tier 2 will be released in December 2017, exam of which is scheduled to be held on November 10 & 11, 2017. The SSC CGL exam will comprise of Quantitative Abilities, English Language & Comprehension, Statistics, General Studies (Finance and Economics). The Paper III is only for the post of Junior Statistical Officer (JSO) and Paper IV is for the candidates who have applied for the post of Assistant Audit Officer (AAO)/Assistant Accounts Officer (AAO). The SSC CGL answer key of Tier 2 will contain correct answers to all the 100 questions of Quantitative Abilities, 200 questions of English Language & Comprehension and 100 questions each from Statistics & General Studies. Each section will be of 200 marks. Candidates on the basis of their marks in Tier 2 exam will be selected for Tier 3. The SSC CGL result of Tier 2 will be declared in January 2018.

SSC CGL 2017 Tier II exam calculation of scores

Candidates can check below for the marking scheme of SSC CGL Tier II exam.

Papers Total number of questions Total marks Marking scheme Marks obtained out of 200
Paper I Quantitative Ability 100 200 Correct answer – + 2 Incorrect answer = – 0.50 marks. 2x number of correct responses – 0.50 x number of incorrect responses
Paper II English Language 200 200 Each question would carry 1 mark 0.25 marks would be deducted for each wrong answer 1 x number of correct responses – 0.25 x number of incorrect responses
Paper III Statistics (Post of Statistical Investigator) 100 200 Each question would carry two marks. 0.50 marks would be deducted for each wrong answer. 2 x number of correct responses – 0.50 x number of incorrect responses
Paper IV (Assistant Audit Officer (AAO) in C&AG Post) 100 200 Correct answer =+2 Incorrect answer = – 0.50 2 x number of correct responses – 0.50 x number of incorrect responses

SSC CGL 2017 OMR Sheet

The commission has also release the OMR sheet of candidates with the provisional answer key of SSC CGL on September 7, 2017. This process helps in maintaining transparency in the examination system and also allow the candidates to analyse their exam performance.

The SSC CGL 2017 OMR Sheet will be made available for both the tiers and it will contain the images of answers as marked by candidates in the exam. Candidates will be able to download their OMR sheet through their user id and password and match answers from the SSC CGL answer key.

 SSC CGL 2017 Cutoff

SSC decides the cutoff of SSC CGL to delimit candidates for next level of recruitment process. Candidates who will secure the SSC CGL 2017 Cutoff will be shortlisted for next level of recruitment process. SSC will fix the cutoff score of SSC CGL depending on the number of vacancies, total number of candidates appearing for the exam, previous year cutoffs, level of difficulty etc. Candidates can check below for the previous year cutoffs of SSC CGL.

SSC CGL Tier I Cutoff 2016

Category Cut off Marks
General 137
OBC 125.5
SC 114
ST 103
EX.S 92
OH 97
HH 20
VH 68

SSC CGL Tier II Cutoff 2015 for Interview Posts

Category Year 2015 Year 2014 Year 2013 Year 2012 Year 2011
SC 373 365.5 359.25 284 281.25
ST 359.25 349.75 345.75 282 295.75
OBC 411 398.75 395.75 319 323.75
Ex.S 358 361 345 308 293
OH 344.75 340 345 274 246
HH 253 231 228 191 200
VH 332 359 315.25 261 246
General 430.75 426 424.5 349 354.75

SSC CGL Tier II Cutoff 2015 for Non- Interview Posts

Category Year 2015 Year 2014 Year 2013 Year 2012 Year 2011
SC 345 331.5 334 251 247.25
ST 327.5 308.5 314 242 251.75
OBC 387 365 368.5 281.5 283.75
Ex.S 255 288 226 211 18
OH 323.5 307 305.75 227 208
HH 210.5 182 201.5 123 150
VH 259 307 300.25 225 150
General 410.25 397.25 401 313 315.25

SSC CGL Tier 2 Cutoff marks for Statistical Investigator or Compiler Posts

Category Year 2015 Year 2014 Year 2013 Year 2012 Year 2011
SC 468.25 448.5 409.75 269 261.25
ST 406.25 358.5 255 250
OBC 523 496 451.75 305 299.5
Ex.S  
OH  
HH  
VH  
General 554.75 532.75 481.75 333 335.5

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