Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board (DSSSB) Examination 2008 Syllabus
C. Syllabus for DSSSB Exam 2008 : Part I (Objective Type)
General Awareness : Questions will be designed to test the ability of the candidate’s General Awareness of the environment around him and its application to society. The questions will be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matter of everyday observation as may be expected of an educated person.
The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries, especially pertaining to History, Indian Polity & Constitution, Art & Culture, Geography, Economics, General Policy, Science & Scientific Research, National / International Organizations / Institutions etc.
General Intelligence and Reasoning Ability : The syllabus of General Intelligence includes questions of both verbal and non-verbal types. Test may include questions on analogies, similarities, differences, space visualization, problem solving, analysis, judgment, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship, concepts, arithmetical reasoning, verbal and figure classification, arithmetical number series etc.
Arithmetical and Numerical Ability : Questions in the component of Arithmetical and Numerical Ability will cover Number System including questions on Simplification, Decimals, Fractions, L.C.M., H.C.F., Ratio & Proportion, Percentage, Average, Profit & Loss, Discount, Simple & Compound Interest, Mensuration, Time & Work, Time & Distance, Tables & Graphs etc.
General English and General Hindi : In addition to the testing of candidate’s understanding of the English & Hindi Languages, its Vocabulary, Grammar, Sentence Structure, Synonyms, Antonyms and its correct usage etc. would also be tested.
Post specific subject related questions : The questions will be on the concerned subject / trade / work / qualification of the relevant post as prescribed in the recruitment rules and will be of the same level as applicable for the concerned post.
Part II (Descriptive Type)
The questions will be on the concerned subject / trade / work / qualification of the relevant post as prescribed in the recruitment rules and will be of the same level as applicable for the concerned post.
Candidates are strictly advised not to bring mobile phones / cellular phones, books, notes, electronic watches with facility of calculation, calculators, pagers or any other communication device, bags etc. inside the Center premises.
In case any candidate is found to possess the same, he / she will be debarred from the examination and legal proceedings will be initiated.