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S.I. Food Recruitment, 2014 – Written Examination

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Date of Written Examination: 27th July, 2014 (from 12 Noon to 1.30 PM)


Revised Tentative Schedule of Activities i.c.w. S.I. Food Recruitment, 2014

Activity Existing Schedule as published in advertisement no. 01/WBSSC/2014 Proposed Schedule
Admit cards to be dispatched by 23rd May, 2014 27th June, 2014
Duplicate Admit Cards may be downloaded from website 9th June, 2014 7th July, 2014
Date of Written Examination 22nd June, 2014 (Sunday) 27th July, 2014 (Sunday)
Time of publishing result of Written Examination August, 2014 October, 2014
Period of verification of documents and Personality Test August – September, 2014 November, 2014
Time of publishing Final Result October, 2014 December, 2014
Nomination to be completed by November, 2014 January, 2015

Scheme of Written Examination i.c.w. S.I. Food Recruitment, 2014

The Examination will consist of only one paper on –

(i) General Studies (Matters of common experience including Every Day Science, Current Events and Problems with special reference to India, Elementary Knowledge of Indian History and Indian Geography).

(ii) Arithmetic (Questions will be set on the basis of the syllabus of Madhyamik Examination of the W.B.B.S.E. with Mental Ability).

  • Total Marks – 100 (General Studies – 50 Marks and Arithmetic – 50 Marks)
  • Duration of Examination: 1.30 Hours (One and Half Hours)
  • There will be a total 150 Multiple Choice Objective Type Questions in the following manner:-
    • General Studies: 100 Questions, each carrying V (0.5) mark and
    • Arithmetic: 50 Questions, each carrying 1 mark.
  • There will be negative mark of 0.25 per wrong answer for Arithmetic and 0.125 for General Studies.

Syllabus of Written Examination i.c.w. S.I. Food Recruitment, 2014

Subject-wise distribution of marks for Written Examination will be as follows:-

Section – A: General Studies

Sl. No. Subject No. of Questions Total Marks
1 Everyday Science (Physics/ Chemistry/ Biology) 25 12.5
2 History & Geography 25 12.5
3 General Knowledge & Current Affairs of National Importance 10 5
4 General Knowledge & Current Affairs of International Importance 10 5
5 Know Your State (West Bengal) 10 5
6 Art & Culture 10 5
7 Sports 10 5
Total 100 50

Section- B: Arithmetic

Sl. No. Subject No. of Questions Total Marks
1 Divisibility/ Fractions/ Decimals/ Recurring Decimals 5 5
2 Simplification/ HCF/ LCM 5 5
3 Partnership 5 5
4 Average 5 5
5 Ratio & Proportion 5 5
6 Percentage 5 5
7 Simple interest 5 5
8 Profit & Loss 5 5
9 Time & Distance/ Time & Work 5 5
10 Area of Rectangles & Squares 5 5
Total 50 50

The above noted break up of marks is indicative in nature. Commission may change subject wise break up of marks without any further notification in this regard.

Sd/- Secretary cum Controller of Examinations
West Bengal Staff Selection Commission

Source: http://wbssc.gov.in/