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SSC-CGL Reference Books

SSC CGL Reference Books 2024

General English


  • Objective General English by S.P. Bakshi (Arihant Publications): This book covers a wide range of topics of English comprehension such as Grammar, Vocabulary, Sentence Correction, and Reading Comprehension. It offers a structured approach with explanations, examples, and practice exercises.
  • Word Power Made Easy by Norman Lewis (Word Power Made Easy): This book focuses specifically on vocabulary building and language skills enhancement.


Quantitative Aptitude


  • Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations by R.S. Aggarwal (S. Chand Publishing Company): This book offers a comprehensive approach with step-by-step explanations and ample practice questions covering a wide range of Quantitative Aptitude topics including Arithmetic, Algebra, Geometry, and Data Interpretation.
  • Fast Track Objective Arithmetic by Rajesh Verma (Arihant Publications): This book focuses on shortcut techniques and time-saving methods for Quantitative Aptitude problems.


General Awareness (GK)


  • Lucent's GK by Vinay Karna (Lucent's Publications): This is a popular reference book for General Knowledge (GK) preparation. It covers a wide range of topics including History, Geography, Polity, Economics, Science, and Current Affairs.


Reasoning Ability


  • Analytical Reasoning by MK Pandey (Arihant Publications): This book covers various types of reasoning questions such as Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning, and Syllogisms.


Tier-2 (Depending on the post you apply for)


  • Mathematics by R.S. Aggarwal (S. Chand Publishing Company) (for posts demanding knowledge of Mathematics)
  • Advanced English Grammar by Martin Fowler (Oxford University Press) (for posts demanding knowledge of English Language & Literature)
  • Statistics by S.C. Gupta (Khandelwal Publications) (for posts demanding knowledge of Statistics)


Additional Tips

  • Along with these reference books, solving previous years' question papers and mock tests is crucial for SSC CGL preparation.
  • NCERT books from Class 6th to 10th (Science and Social Science only) can be a good foundation for General Science and Social Studies.
  • Remember, consistency and focused practice are key to success in the SSC CGL exam.




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