SSC Combined Higher Secondary Exam 2013: Question Paper- 10 Nov 2013 (Ist Sitting)

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducted Combined Higher Secondary Level Examination for recruitment to the posts of Data Entry Operator and Lower Division Clerks. The common written examination was held on 20 October 2013, 27 October 2013, and 10 November 2013.

The question paper include 200 questions from four different sections (English Language (Basic Knowledge), General Intelligence, Quantitative Aptitude (Basic Arithmetic Skill), and General Awareness). There was negative marking of .25 Marks which was deducted for each wrong answer. The candidates have 02 hours to mark maximum correct answers in order to qualify this examination.

The question paper will be helpful for students preparing for SSC Combined Higher Secondary Level exam 2014.

General Intelligence

Directions: In questions no. 8 to 11, find the odd word/letters/numbers pair from the given alternatives.

8.(A) 16-52
(B) 19-61
(C) 24-76
(D) 12-39

9.(A) College : Principal
(B) Industry : Chairman -cum- Managing Director
(C) Newspaper : Reporter
(D) University : Vice Chancellor

10.(A) Modesty
(B) Simplicity
(C) Vanity
(D) Humility

11.(A) MMNO

12. Which one set of letters when sequentially placed at the gaps in the given letter series shall complete it ?


(A) aabb
(B) baab
(C) bbaa
(D) abab

English Language

Directions: In questions no. 56 to 60, sentences are given with blanks to be fiiled in with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four and indicate it by blackening the appropriate oval (•) in the Answer Sheet.

56. Make hay while the sun______.
(A) is shining
(B) was shining
(C) has been shining
(D) shines

57. Guard________spelling mistakes.
(A) after
(B) above
(C) at
(D) against

58. The Prime Minister insisted ________ fuel prices in the Cabinet meeting.
(A) on raising
(B) in raising
(C) at raising
(D) to raise

59. The _________ or puppies is fond of milk.

(A) litter
(B) group
(C) litre
(D) gang

60. He_______his father.

(A) takes after
(B) takes off
(C) takes out
(D) takes back

SSC Combined Higher Secondary Exam 2013: Question Paper- 10 Nov 2013 (Ist Sitting)

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