SSC CPO Answer Key 2024 (OUT): Paper 1 Response Sheet PDF Link

SSC Central Police Organisation (SI/ASI) 2024 ( SSC CPO )

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Anangsha PatraDeputy Manager – Editorial

Updated on Jul 6, 2024 11:34 IST

SSC CPO Answer Key 2024: The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) released SSC CPO answer key 2024 Tier 1 on July 6, 2024. Candidates who appeared in the SSC CPO 2024 exam on June 27, 28 & 29, 2024 can download the answer keys through the direct link to be provided on this page. The commission released SSC CPO 2024 answer key on the official website-ssc.gov.in. To download SSC CPO Paper 1 answer key 2024, candidates need to enter user ID and password. Along with the answer key, candidates can download the response sheet and SSC CPO Question Papers 2024.

For any discrepancies related to the SSC CPO answer key 2024, candidates can raise objections with SSC. The objections can be raised online by entering the required details. The objection tracker was available till July 8, 2024. The objection fee for CPO answer key 2024 is INR 100 for per answer and question. The fee can be paid online only. After reviewing the objections, the commission will release the final answer key after SSC CPO result is announced. SSC CPO response sheet comprises the answers marked by candidates in the exam. Read below for more details on SSC CPO answer key 2024. 

Q:   When SSC CPO Paper 1 answer key 2024 will be released?

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SSC CPO Paper 1 answer key 2024 was released on July 6, 2024 by SSC. The exam was conducted on June 27, 28 and 29, 2024. The answer key was released online on the official website. However, the direct link to check the answer key was provided on this page. The total marks allotted to the Paper 1 exam was 200. SSC CPO answer key comprise the correct answers to the questions asked in the exam. Candidates can use the answer key to compare the responses marked in the exam. After the release of the provisional answer key, the final answer key is released.

 

Q:   Is the SSC CPO answer key released?

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SSC CPO answer key is released separately for the Tier 1 and 2 exams. The links to download the answer keys are made available on the official website. However, we provide the direct link to download the answer key. Candidates can download the answer key of SSC CPO by logging with the user ID and password. Candidates can also raise objections against the answer key in case they find any discrepancies in the same. They can challenge the SSC CPO answer key through the objection tracker. To raise  objections, candidates need to pay INR 100.

 

Q:   How can candidates download the SSC CPO answer key?

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SSC CPO answer key is released online. Candidates can access the answer key by logging with the required credentials. The steps to download the answer key are given below:

  • Visit the official website of SSC
  • Click the 'SSC CPO answer key' link on the home page
  • Enter the required credentials
  • SSC CPO answer key appears on the screen
  • Download the answer key and save it
 

How to Download SSC CPO Answer Key 2024?

The steps to download the answer key of SSC CPO are given below:

  • Candidates need to visit the official website
  • Find the answer key link on the home page
  • A PDF file opens
  • In that PDF, candidates will find the link to download the answer key and objection tracker
  • Candidates need to enter the login credentials
  • Upon submitting the credentials, the answer key is displayed on the screen
  • Download the answer key and take its printout

Download here SSC CPO Paper 1 Answer Key 2024-https://ssc.digialm.com/EForms/configuredHtml/32874/89692/login.html

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Q:   What are the types of SSC CPO answer key?

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The details regarding SSC CPO answer key are given below:

Provisional answer key: SSC first releases the provisional answer key. The provisional answer key is released so that candidates get the scope to compare and review the answers and raise objections if they have any doubts. 

Final answer key: The final answer key is released after reviewing the objections submitted by candidates. After candidates submit the objections, the same is reviewed by the team of experts. If the objections are found to be correct, the examination authority revises the answers and publishes the final answer key. SSC CPO result is prepared based on the final answer key. The decision of the commission in this regard is considered final. 

 

Q:   What are the stages of SSC CPO answer key?

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The answer key of SSC CPO is released for the following stages of the exam:

SSC CPO Answer Key for Paper-I

Paper-I comprises questions from General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Knowledge and General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude and English Comprehension. The total marks for the test are 200.

SSC CPO Answer Key for Paper-II

Paper-II is conducted for candidates qualifying Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/Physical Standard Test (PST). Paper-II comprises a section on English language & Comprehension. The total marks allotted for the test are 200.

 

Q:   What is the purpose of releasing the SSC CPO answer key?

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SSC releases the tentative and final SSC CPO answer key. The provisional answer key is released so that candidates can check the answers and raise objections if they find any discrepancies. The final answer key is released after examining the responses submitted by the candidates. The challenges submitted by candidates are examined by the subject matter experts.  By refering to the answer key, candidates can also calculate the probable score for the exam.

 

SSC CPO 2024 Exam Dates & Schedule

Take a look at the table below for the complete schedule of SSC CPO 2024 exam

DatesPast Exam Dates

05 Jul '24 -

08 Jul '24

SSC CPO 2024 answer key objection window

27 Dec '22

SSC CPO Paper 1 result 2022

16 Nov '22

SSC CPO answer key 2022

SSC CPO Paper 1 Answer Key 2024 (All Shifts)

Till the time the official answer key is released, candidates can use the unofficial answer key below to check the correct answers to the questions asked in the exam. Candidates can check below the correct answers to questions asked in the exam:

Where 1st Buddhist Council was held?-Rājagṛha (modern Rājgīr, Bihār state, India). The first Buddist Council was held in the reign of the ruler Ajatashatru during the time period of 483 BCE with the president Mahakasyapa.

Which classical dance is associated with Goa?- Fugdi is the folk dance of the Konkan region which includes parts of Maharashtra and Goa.

Which section of the Constitution is often referred to as the Magna Carta?-Part III of the Constitution is described as the Magna Carta of India. It contains a very long and comprehensive list of 'justiciable' fundamental rights.

In which state was the 2023 ice hockey tournament held?-The correct answer is Odisha. India hosted the 2023 Men's Hockey World Cup from the 13th to the 29th of January 2023.

Who is called the Jadugar of Hockey?-Major Dhyan Chand

Which instrument did Samudragupta play?-Veena

Which layer is present between the crust and the mantle?-lithosphere
Where does Continental Drift occur?-Oceanic ridges occur along some of the plate margins.

Gidda belongs to which state?-Punjab

In which year first train service was started in India during British era?-The correct answer is 1853. In 1853 the Railway was introduced by the British in India for passengers. The history of Indian Railways dates back to over 160 years ago. On 16th April 1853, the first passenger train ran between Bori Bunder (Bombay) and Thane, a distance of 34 km.

In 2019 which singer got Bharat Ratna?-Bhupen Hazarika

Author of the Book Unladylike-Robin Stevens

Who was the head of 16th Finance Commission?- Arvind Panagariya

What is kaujagiri mahotsav?-Kojagiri Pournima is a Hindu festival that falls on the full moon night in the month of Ashwin (September-October). It is celebrated with great enthusiasm and devotion across India, particularly in states like Maharashtra, Gujarat, West Bengal, and South India.

English

Idiom: Skating on thin ice-Answer: you mean that they are doing something risky which may have serious or unpleasant consequences.

How to Calculate Scores Using SSC CPO Answer Key?

Comparing the responses, candidates can calculate the probable score as per the SSC CPO exam pattern. The score can be calculated by following the marking scheme:

  • As there are a total of 50 questions in one section, for each correct answer candidates score one mark
  • 0.25 marks are deducted for each wrong answer in Paper-I and II
  • The scores of candidates are calculated based on the number of correct and incorrect answers
  • Questions in the exam are based on the SSC CPO syllabus

Q:   What is the next step for candidates after submitting representations against the SSC CPO answer key?

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After submitting the representations against SSC CPO answer key, the challenges are examined by the experts. Once the challenges are accepted by the experts, the final answer key is published. SSC CPO answer key is released for Tier 1 and 2 exams. All the questions asked in the Tier 1 and 2 exams are objective. The total marks allotted to the Tier 1 and 2 exams are 200. With good preparation, candidates can crack the exam.

 

Q:   What is the safe score for SSC CPO Tier 1?

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According to the official notification, the minimum qualifying marks for SSC CPO Tier 1 and Tier 2 are set at 30% for UR candidates, 25% for OBC/EWS, and 20% for all other categories. Besides these qualifying marks, candidates need to secure the required cut off marks decided by the examination authority inorder to qualify the exam. The total marks allotted to the tier 1 exam are 200.

 

How to Challenge SSC CPO Answer Key 2024?

The steps to raise objection against the SSC CPO answer key are given below:

  • Click on ‘Login’
  • Click on ‘Answer Key Challenge’ 
  • Click on ‘Click Here' in the objection window
  • Click on ‘Login’
  • Click on Proceed for payment
  • Click on ‘Pay’
  • Click on ‘Submit’

Q:   What are the key points related to SSC CPO answer key?

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SSC CPO answer key is released online on the official website. However, the direct link to download the answer key is provided on this page. The commission first releases the provisional answer key. Candidates can even challenge the provisional SSC CPO answer key. The final answer key is published once the objections submitted by candidates against the provisional answer key are examined by the examination authority. Some of the key points related to the SSC CPO answer key are given below:

  • SSC releases provisional and final answer key
  • Objections can be raised against the provisional answer key
  • Candidates need to log in using their credentials to view the SSC CPO Answer Key
 

Q:   Is there any provision for raising objections against the SSC CPO answer key?

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SSC provides the window to challenge SSC CPO answer key. The objection tracker is made available along with the answer key. To raise objection, candidates need to login with the required credentials. The objection fee is INR 100 for per question. The objections submitted by candidates are examined by the experts following which the final answer key is released. The objection fee is non-refundable.

 

Q:   How much I need to pay inorder to raise objection against SSC CPO answer key?

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The window to raise objection against the provisional answer key of SSC CPO is made available on the same day when the answer key is released. Candidates who have any doubt with regard to the questions asked in the exam can raise objections online. To raise objection, candidates need to pay INR 100 for per question and answer. The fee once paid by candidates are not refunded. The objections submitted by candidates are examined by the experts. 

 

Normalisation of SSC CPO Marks

The marks of candidates for both Paper-I and II are calculated based on normalisation. The exam is conducted in multiple sessions and the question papers are different for various sessions. To adjust the difficulty level of question papers across various sessions, normalisation of marks is done. The normalised marks are used to determine the final merit list and SSC CPO cut off marks. The qualifying marks of SSC CPO exam is given below for different categories.

Category Qualifying marks (In Per Cent)

UR

30

OBC/EWS

25

All other categories

20

Q:   What is SSC CPO exam pattern?

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SSC CPO exam pattern is such that it comprises Paper-I, Physical Standard Test (PST)/ Physical Endurance Test (PET), Paper-II, and Detailed Medical Examination (DME). Questions in Paper 1 and 2 are objective types. The Paper 1 exam comprises questions from four sections, while Paper 2 consists of one section. The duration of both papers is two hours.

 

Q:   How tough is it to crack SSC CPO exam?

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It is not tough to crack SSC CPO exam if candidates have prepared it well. Candidates should prepare a proper strategy to crack the exam. The strategy should include solving the previous years' question papers, mock test, going the exam pattern and syllabus. Candidates should study regularly.

 

SSC CPO Answer Key 2024 FAQs

Candidates can check below SSC CPO answer key 2024 FAQs.

Q:   What is the syllabus for SSC CPO Paper 2?

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The syllabus for Paper 2 comprises questions from error recognition, filling in the blanks (using verbs, prepositions, articles, etc.), Vocabulary, Spellings, Grammar, Sentence Structure, Synonyms, Antonyms, sentences Completion, Phrases, and Idiomatic use of Words, Comprehension, etc.

 

Q:   What is the syllabus for SSC CPO Paper 1?

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SSC CPO syllabus for Paper 1 comprises topics from General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Knowledge and General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude, and English Comprehension. The syllabus of SSC CPO is given below:

General Intelligence and Reasoning: Questions are asked from analogies, similarities and differences, space visualization, spatial orientation, problem-solving, analysis, judgment, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning and figural classification, arithmetic number series, non-verbal series, coding, and decoding, etc. 

General Knowledge and General Awareness: The test include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Polity, Indian Constitution, scientific Research, etc. 

Quantitative Aptitude: Questions are asked from whole numbers, decimals, fractions and relationships between numbers,  Percentage, Ratio and Proportion,  Square
roots, Averages, Interest, Profit & Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Allegation, Time and distance, Time & Work, Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra and Elementary surds, etc. 

English Comprehension: This section assesses a candidate's ability to understand basic English,  Comprehension & Writing Ability. 

 

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Answered a week ago

SSC CPO scorecard is released online on the official website. The scorecard is released for different stages of recruitment process. The scorecard can be downloaded by logging with the required credentials. The steps to download SSC CPO scorecard are given below:

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SSC CPO Tier 1 is not qualifying in nature. The marks secure by candidates in this stage are considered for the final merit list. The total marks allotted to the Tier 1 exam are 200. Questions are asked from General Knowledge, General Intelligence, English, and Quantitative Aptitude. There are also

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The merit list for the SSC CPO 2024 Tier 1 Exam is prepared based on candidates’ performance in the CBT and in accordance with reservation rules. It will include the roll numbers of candidates who qualify for the PST and PET. The PET/PST is qualifying in nature. Candidates qualifying the PET/PST are

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Anangsha Patra

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SSC CPO Tier 1 result 2024 will be announced soon. The result will be made available in PDF form and will comprise the roll numbers of qualified candidates. Separate result PDFs are made available for male and female candidates. SSC CPO result PDF is made available on the official website-ssc.gov.in

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Anangsha Patra

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Yes, students who complete a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree are qualified for the SSC CPO (Staff Selection Commission Central Police Organisation) examination, as long as they meet the SSC's other qualifying conditions. These qualifications include being a citizen of India, being b

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The window to raise objection against the provisional answer key of SSC CPO is made available on the same day when the answer key is released. Candidates who have any doubt with regard to the questions asked in the exam can raise objections online. To raise objection, candidates need to pay INR 100

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Anangsha Patra

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Answered 2 weeks ago

SSC CPO answer key is released online on the official website. However, the direct link to download the answer key is provided on this page. The commission first releases the provisional answer key. Candidates can even challenge the provisional SSC CPO answer key. The final answer key is published o

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Anangsha Patra

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Answered 2 weeks ago

SSC CPO Paper 1 answer key 2024 was released on July 6, 2024 by SSC. The exam was conducted on June 27, 28 and 29, 2024. The answer key was released online on the official website. However, the direct link to check the answer key was provided on this page. The total marks allotted to the Paper 1 exa

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Anangsha Patra

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Answered 2 weeks ago

SSC CPO answer key 2024 for Tier 1 was released on July 6, 2024 by SSC. The link to download the answer key was made available on the official website. However, we have provided the direct link to download the answer key. To download the answer key, candidates need to login with the required credent

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Anangsha Patra

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Answered 3 weeks ago

The distribution of questions in the Reasoning section of SSC CPO exam is given below.

Topics

No. of Questions

Puzzle

2-3

Seating Arrangement

4

Mirror Image

1-2

Syllogism

2-3

Mixed Series

5-6

Analogy

1-2

Blood Relation

1-2

Venn Diagram

1-2

Coding-Decoding

4

Direction & Distance

2

Counting Figure

1

Cubes & Dices

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Calendar

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