Difficulty Level and memory-based questions of ESIC Steno Exam 2022 Phase - 1

The ESIC will fill 165 Stenographer (Steno.) posts out of the total 3882 vacancies of Multi-Tasking Staff (MTS), Upper Division Clerk (UDC) and Stenographer vacancies on a regular basis through Direct Recruitment in ESIC. 

In this article, I am discussing the ESIC Steno 2022 Preliminary Exam Analysis based on the Difficulty Level, Overall Good Attempts by the candidates, and Section-wise Exam Review.

Before we begin the ESIC Steno Prelim exam 2022 analysis, it is important to understand the Exam Pattern of the ESIC Steno Examination.

The objective test for the ESIC Steno Exam consists of three sections, each with 200 questions to be answered in 120 minutes (i.e. two hours):

  • Reasoning (50 questions)

  • English Language (100 questions)

  • General Knowledge (50 questions)

Highlights of the ESIC Steno Prelims 2022 Exam

  • The examination's overall difficulty level ranged from easy to moderate.

  • In the Prelim examination, candidates attempted 135 to 150 questions on average.

  • The Reasoning section of the ESIC Stenographer Prelims was moderately difficult.

  • The ESIC Steno Prelim Exam Reasoning Ability section ranged from easy to moderate.

  • According to the aspirants, the English language was simple, and there were no new types of questions asked in this section.

  • The General Awareness section had a medium level of difficulty.

  • In the General Awareness section, the majority of the questions asked were from Static G.K. rather than current affairs.

Each section's level is described below in detail.

  • Reasoning Ability

The level of General Intelligence and Reasoning was Easy. The majority of the questions asked in this section were of Puzzle and Seating Arrangement (20 questions). This section's average good attempt ranged from 30 to 35 questions.

  • English Language

The level of the English language section ranged from Easy to Moderate. The majority of the questions asked in this section were of Reading Comprehension (2 story-based passages, total of 24 questions) and Fillers (12 questions). In this section, a good attempt ranged from 60 to 65 questions.

  • General Knowledge

The general awareness level ranged from Moderate to Difficult.  Most of the questions in Current affairs were asked from the last 4-5 months (i.e. October 2021 to February 2022) of current events. In the Static G.K. majority of questions were asked from the History, Geography, Polity, Books and Authors, Science and Abbreviations. In this section, the average good attempt was 35 to 40  questions.

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