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Best General Awareness Books For SSC 10+2 2017-18

Staff Selection Commission is going to release the notification of SSC Combined Higher Secondary level. So it’s time to start preparation of SSC CHSL. As SSC is a toughest competitive examination so you have to be prepared for this examination. You have to make a time table and start study according to it. You have to convert your weakness into your strength.

In this article, We will discuss about General Awareness section. This is the easiest section among all sections but this section requires more observation. You have to read daily news papers and other information relating to market sector, banking sector and worldwide current affairs. Before starting preparation, you have to know about syllabus. As General Awareness based on General Science, History, Geography, Current affairs, Politics. Mainly questions are asked from these topics. I have mentioned some best tips and tricks to clear the examination and also shared some best General Awareness books for preparation of SSC 10 +2.

Best tips and tricks for General Awareness

  • Read daily news paper and update your current affairs on daily basis.
  • Just make a note to learn daily current affairs and daily important current affairs.
  • Make time table for learning History, politics.
  • Learn about government latest scheme as demonetization, SBI interest rate and Swchchhta abhiyan and many others.
  • Winning Awards and contribution of award winners.
  • Learn famous book name and its writer’s name.
  • Oscar winner name and Oscar winning films name.
  • Make a list of country and its capital name and also list of country and its currency name.
  • Learn the list on daily basis, If you read the list daily, it will automatically learn by heart to you.
  • Give mock test on computer and increase your speed with best accuracy.

I have mentioned syllabus of General Awareness below so just read it and work hard equally on each sector.

Subject Topic No. of
Static GK Culture 1-2 8-14
Indian History 2-3
(Indian + World)
Environment 1-2
Economy 1-2
Polity 1-2
Science Biology 1-2 4-8
Chemistry 1-2
Physics +
Space Science
Computer &
Nutrition 0-1
Others Current Affairs 1-2 3-6
Important Dates,
Miscellaneous GK:
People in News,
Books etc.


So as you have seen in the syllabus chart that the General awareness syllabus sector is very vast so you have to work hard for preparation of this subject. Preparation of General Awareness is not one day task, you have to study on daily basic and give time to this sector. The best part of this subject is:

  • You can make more marks in less time because you don’t have to solve it. Just read the question and answer it.
  • Low chance of minus marking because once you read the question, you will come to know weather you know its solution or not. If you know just tick on that option and if you don’t know just leave it and move on to another Questions.
  • Reading daily news paper can help you to solve most of questions.
  • Some questions as Books and its author, country and it capital or currency can increase your overall marks.

But if you don’t have good books for preparation, you can’t complete your preparation because good books can make preparation easy. So I have given some the best books for the best preparation. You can buy it and make your preparation easy.

Best General Awareness Books for SSC CHSL Preparation

Here are some best current affairs books for preparation of SSC CHSL

As you know competition level is very high for this exam. So we will be very high specially for General Category. The cutoff of previous year was very high. The cut off list of SSC CHSL has been given below.

SSC CHSL 2016 TIER- 1 Cut-Off:

Category Cut-Off Marks Candidate Available
SC 108.00 7879
ST 99.00 3509
OBC 120.00 20813
Ex. S 64.50 4415
OH 97.50 1123
HH 65.00 509
VH 96.00 436
UR 127.50 14517
TOTAL 53201

As you saw the cut off of  Unreserved category and OBC is very high. So you have to work hard for clearing the examination. Make a group of your friends and discuss about Daily occurred events. Give daily mock test and increase your speed and accuracy.