Staff Selection Commission
Multi Tasking (Non-Technical) Staff
Questions on ‘General Intelligence and Reasoning’ will be
non-verbal considering the functions attached to the post. Questions on
Numerical Aptitude and General English will be simple, of a level that an
average matriculate will be in a position to answer comfortably. Questions on
General Awareness will be also of similar standard.
It would include questions of non-verbal type. The test will
include questions on similarities and differences, space visualization, problem
solving, analysis, judgement, decision making, visual memory, discriminating
observation, relationship concepts, figure classification, arithmetical number
series, non-verbal series etc. The test will also include questions designed to
test the candidate‟s abilities to deal with abstract ideas and symbols and their
relationship, arithmetical computation and other analytical functions.
Candidates' understanding the Basics of English Language, its
vocabulary, grammar, sentence structure, synonyms, antonyms and its correct
usage, etc. his/her writing ability would be tested. Numerical Aptitude: This
paper will include questions on problems relating to Number Systems, Computation
of Whole Numbers, Decimals and Fractions and relationship between Numbers,
Fundamental arithmetical operations, Percentages, Ratio and Proportion,
Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, use of Tables and Graphs,
Mensuration, Time and Distance, Ratio and Time, Time and Work, etc.
Questions will be designed to test the ability of the
candidate's general awareness of the environment around him and its application
to society. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events
and of such matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific
aspects as may be expected of an educated person. The test will also include
questions relating to India and its neighbouring countries especially pertaining
to Sports, History, Culture, Geography, Economic scene, General Polity including
Indian Constitution, and Scientific Research etc. These questions will be such
that they do not require a special study of any discipline.
NOTE: For VH candidates of 40% and above visual
disability and opting for SCRIBE there will be no component of
Maps/Graphs/Diagrams/Statistical Data in the General Intelligence & Reasoning /
General Awareness Paper.
(ii) In the question papers, wherever necessary, the Metric
systems of weights and measures only will be used.
(iii) Candidates are not permitted to use calculators and other electronic
gadgets except as specified in the Notice. They should not, therefore, bring the
same inside the Examination Premises / Venue.
(iv) If any candidate is found to possess mobile phones or any other means of
wireless communication in the working or switched off mode, his/her candidature
shall be cancelled forthwith.
MODE OF SELECTION : Candidates will be selected for
each State / UT on the basis of their performance in the Written Examination.