# SSC Scientific Assistant Syllabus 2024, Know Topics & Exam Pattern

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## SSC Scientific Assistant Syllabus 2024

SSC Scientific Assistant Syllabus 2024: The Staff Selection Commission will soon announce the recruitment of Scientific Assistants for the Indian Meteorological Dept (IMD). Candidates interested in applying for the same will benefit from knowing the syllabus and exam pattern. Knowing these helps make the preparation easier and more efficient. This article provides all the necessary details about the syllabus and exam pattern for easy reference.

## SSC Scientific Assistant IMD 2024 Overview

The following table provides a brief overview of the notification.

## SSC Scientific Assistant Syllabus

SSC has released the complete syllabus list in the notification. With a clear idea of the topics, you can plan your studies accordingly.

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### SSC Scientific Assistant Syllabus 2024 – Part I

Part I contains the following subjects :

• General intelligence and Reasoning
• English
• Quantitative Aptitude
• General Awareness

The detailed syllabus of each subject is given below :

#### Reasoning

List of important topics for Reasoning are as follows :

• Seating Arrangement
• Syllogism
• Blood Relations
• Puzzles
• Inequalities
• Input-Output
• Coding-Decoding
• Data Sufficiency
• Order and Ranking
• Alphanumeric Series
• Distance and Direction
• Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning

#### English

List of important topics for English are as follows :

• Reading Comprehension
• Cloze Test
• Detection of Errors
• Improving Sentences and paragraphs
• Completion of paragraphs
• Para jumbling
• Fill in the blanks
• Parts of speech
• Modes of narration
• Prepositions
• Voice Change

#### Quantitative Aptitude

List of important topics for Quantitative aptitude are as follows :

• Number Series
• Data Interpretation
• Simplification
• Quadratic Equations
• Data Sufficiency
• Ratio and Proportion
• Discounts
• Averages
• Mixtures
• Percentages
• Profit and Loss
• Time Work and Distance
• Rate of Interest
• Probability
• Permutation and Combination

#### General Awareness

List of important topics for General Awareness are as follows :

• Current Affairs and Static G.K.
• Banking Awareness
• International and National Awareness
• Countries, Currencies, and Capitals
• Books And Authors, and Awards and Honors
• Headquarters
• Prime Minister Schemes
• Government Policies
• Important Dates and Events
• Basic Mathematical Concepts
• Indian Climate
• Physics, Chemistry

### SSC Scientific Assistant Syllabus 2024 – Part II

Part II contains the following subjects :

• Physics
• Computer Science and Information Technology
• Electronics, and Telecommunications

The detailed syllabus of each subject is given below :

#### Physics

List of important topics for Physics are as follows :

• Mechanics
• Thermal Physics
• Optics
• Electricity and Magnetism
• Atomic Structure
• Electronics

#### Computer Science and Information Technology

List of important topics for Computer Science and Information Technology are as follows :

• Computer
• Operating Systems
• Fundamentals of Programming
• Internet Technology
• Fundamentals of Geographical Information System

#### Electronics and Telecommunication

List of important topics for Electronics and Telecommunication are as follows :

• Electronics: Conductors and semiconductors, Magnetic, Passive components, Insulators, Characteristics of Resistors, Circuits, Voltage, and Current Relationships, Transistors, Introduction to Network Theorems, Concepts, Digital Electronics, Combinational Logic Design, etc.
• Telecommunication: Basics and Principles, Directivity, Pattern, Propagations, Modulations, Introduction to Digital Communication, Multiplexing, Propagation of Signals.

## SSC Scientific Assistant Exam Pattern 2024

SSC Scientific Assistant Exam Pattern for Paper I and II are :

### SSC Scientific Assistant – Paper I Exam Pattern

The exam pattern for Paper 1-

### SSC Scientific Assistant – Paper II Exam Pattern

The exam pattern for Paper 2-

• Part I & Part II consist of a total of 200 Questions.
• The Total Time allocated for both parts of the Exam is 2 hours.
• Each question carries 1 mark.
• There is a negative marking also, 0.25 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer.

## SSC Scientific Assistant Syllabus 2024- FAQs

Q1. What is the SSC Scientific Assistant Exam Pattern?

A1. SSC Scientific Assistant Exam Pattern has 2 papers. One tests the general aptitude and the Second is for subject-specific aptitude.

Q2. What are the topics covered in Paper 1 of the SSC Scientific Assistant syllabus?

A2. Physics: Mechanics, Heat, Electromagnetism, Optics, Modern Physics
Chemistry: Basics of Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry
Biology: Botany, Zoology, Human Physiology

Q3. What are the topics covered in Paper 2 of the SSC Scientific Assistant syllabus?

A3. Mathematics: Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Calculus, Statistics

Q4. What are the important formulas that I should know for the SSC Scientific Assistant exam?

A4. There are many important formulas that you should know for the SSC Scientific Assistant exam. You can find a list of these formulas in the SSC Scientific Assistant syllabus.

Q5. What are some of the common mistakes that candidates make in the SSC Scientific Assistant exam?

A5. Some common mistakes that candidates make in the SSC Scientific Assistant exam include:
Not preparing well for the exam
Not practicing enough
Not taking mock tests
Not managing their time effectively