Multi-Tasking Staff (MTS) exam has been scheduled to be conducted on these dates: 16-April-2017, 30-April-2017, and 07-May-2017. So, ideally speaking, not much of time is on hand. The candidates who applied for this exam might be preparing on a full-fledge and looking for various ways to improve in the sections they lag. The competition is definitely tough, so the candidates must make a rock-solid preparation. By now, the candidates must become thorough with the syllabus and pattern of the SSC MTS exam. This article provides preparation tips for SSC MTS Section Wise. The basic qualification for this exam is 10th, but we have even the post-graduates apply for this exam to get into different departments of SSC MTS.
Check for the pattern of SSC MTS in the previous article published here with the title “SSC MTS Exam Syllabus & Pattern - Complete Details”. The candidates must be thorough with the pattern as well as syllabus.
Tips for General Intelligence and Reasoning:
This section is to decide the candidate’s knowledge in relation between symbols, analytical functions and arithmetic knowledge. It covers problem solving, Analysis, Judgment, Decision Making, Visual Memory, Observation, Relationship concepts, Figure classification, Arithmetical Number Series, Non-Verbal Series, Arithmetic Computation, Analytical Functions etc. The best thing a candidate can do to prepare well is to refer to the previous year’s papers, attempt mock tests on a daily basis.
This subject tests the arithmetical knowledge of the candidate. Candidates need to brush up their skills in Decimals and Fractions, Profit and Loss, Percentages etc. Candidates must follow shortcut methods to solve the questions in a stipulated time. Candidates will have to concentrate on Addition, Multiplication, Subtraction, LCM, HCF, Tables and Graphs, Profit & loss, Averages and Percentages. Practice previous years’ papers without fail.
Concentrate on study and practice Vocabulary & Grammar, Sentence structure, synonyms etc. Practice on reading comprehension is helpful. Improve your vocabulary by reading news paper, you would come across many new words. Application of these words in a sentence can be learnt by reading news papers. The section has 50 questions, candidates must be able to finish within 50 minutes.
Questions will be asked to test the knowledge of general knowledge and current affairs. Improve your knowledge on the books and authors, events, sports, History & Geography, Science, and Economics etc. By reading newspaper, your daily knowledge of events updates as well as your vocabulary. Make a habit of reading Editorial. Keep yourself updated with at least 6 Months of current affairs. Also, revise the topics related to Indian Constitution.
Practice Mock tests, test series online for better time management and accuracy. Be thorough with the syllabus and pattern. Make short notes of bullet items on flashcards that is easy to refer and revise irrespective of the place you are in. Remember it is not easy to crack SSC MTS Exam, however, with an excellent preparation, one can successfully crack this.
All the Best.