SSC CPO Answer Key 2020: Staff Selection Commission (SSC) releases the SSC CPO answer key on ssc.nic.in. Candidates can check here SSC CPO answer key for Paper-1 and Paper-2. The final answer key is released for SSC CPO exam held on December 09-13, 2019. The aspirants need User ID and password to download and view the answer key of their respective question paper. Candidates can also use the answer key to calculate the expected score in the exam. For every right answer, the candidate will get 1 mark each and for every wrong question, 0.25 marks will be deducted. To know more about SSC CPO answer key 2020, read the article till the end.
Latest: SSC CPO final answer key 2019 for Paper 1 is now available. Use the link below to download the same.
SSC CPO Answer Key 2020
The official answer key is used by SSC as a basis to evaluate the response sheets of all the candidates who appeared in the exam. Candidates can also object the official SSC CPO answer key of both the papers. Below is the matrix of all the important dates related to the SSC CPO answer key 2020:
|Events||SSC CPO 2020||SSC CPO 2019|
|Date of Paper-1||23 Nov – 26 Nov 2020||09 – 13 Dec 2019|
|Official answer key of Paper -1||To be announced||03 Jan 2020|
|Objections against the answer key of paper -1||To be announced||03 – 06 Jan 2020 ( up to 5:00 PM)|
|Releases of Final Answer key||To be announced||27 Feb – 28 Mar 2020|
|Date of paper-2||01 Mar 2021||To be Announced|
|Answer key of Paper-2||To be announced||To be Announced|
Download answer key: Candidates can download their SSC CPO answer key 2020 from ssc.nic.in
SSC CPO 2019 Answer Key
Candidates can check the answer key day wise from the table provided below:
Click here to download the SSC CPO final answer key 2019 For Paper 1.
Official Notification regarding SSC CPO Answer Key 2019
The official notice regarding the release of final answer key has been released. In this notification, SSC has declared that aspirants can now download the answer key along with the questions papers for SSC CPO. Check below:
The official notification regarding the release of answer key is given below:
How to use the SSC CPO Answer Key to calculate the scores?
Candidates can utilise to the official answer key released by SSC for both the exams to calculate the expected marks scored in the exam. Check from below the method of using the answer key to know the result:
- Download the question paper, answer key and response sheet from the official website.
- Compare the response sheet with the answer key downloaded.
- Calculate no. of right answers.
- Also, calculate the total of wrong answers.
- Allot 1 mark for every right answer
- Deduct 0.25 marks for every wrong attempt.
- There is no marking for the unattended questions.
- Below is the formula for calculating the total marks scored by the candidates:
Total Marks Scored = ( 1 x No. of Right Answers) – ( 0.25 x No. of the wrong answer)
How to Download the official SSC CPO Answer Key 2020?
The official answer key publishes on the official website in log in section. Check the steps below to download SSC CPO answer key:
1st step: Go to the official website ssc.nic.in.
2nd step: Click on the “Answer key” button on the upper right side on the page.
3rd step: Here click on the link given in front of the name of the exam and post.
4th step: A PDF appears on the screen. The link for the login page is given in the PDF. Read the notification carefully and then click on the link for the answer key.
5th step: The login screen appears. Fill the login details as per the SSC CPO application form.
6th step: Now, click on the submit button.
7th step: The dashboard appears. The SSC CPO answer key, response sheet and the question paper are available here only. Click on the respective link and download the SSC CPO answer key, response sheet and question paper.
Objecting SSC CPO Answer Key 2020
There can be instances when the candidates are not satisfied with the answers suggested in the official answer key. In such cases, candidates can object the official answer key by filling the objection form before the last date. The objection fee per objection of answer key is Rs. 100. The candidates can object more than one question in one form only. The changes in the answer key are applicable for every candidate equally. The final answer key is released by the commission which includes all the changes. No candidate is personally intimidated about the answer key. Candidates can not object the final answer key prepared by the commission.
SSC CPO 2020 Response Sheet
Candidates can also download their respective question paper and response sheet of the exam. They can use the response sheet to calculate the marks that they may score. Response sheet includes all the answers given by the candidates in the exam. There is no provision for objecting the response sheet. However, the candidates can download and print the response sheet and question paper for future reference. The facility to download response sheet is provided in the login section only.
Result of SSC CPO 2020
The result for SSC CPO 2020 is released separately for every stage on the official website. The result is the merit list of all the candidates who qualified for the particular stage. It is released in PDF format only. The candidates do not need login details to check their result. However, they need their roll number to know whether their name is in the merit list or not. The final merit list of all the candidate who qualified the exam is released by the commission after the document verification.
SSC CPO Answer Key 2020 FAQs
Q1: Can I download the answer key for any set of question paper?
Ans : No. Candidates can download the answer key for their respective question paper set only.
Q2: What login details do I need to download the answer key for my question paper?
Ans : The candidates need their User ID and Password for downloading the answer key.
Q3: How can I use the answer key for the exam of SSC CPO 2019?
Ans : The candidates can follow the making scheme and know the probable score for the exam.
Q4: What is the marking scheme for the exam Paper-1?
Ans : For every right answer, the candidate gets 1 mark each and for every wrong question, 0.25 marks are deducted.
Q5: I do not agree with some of the answers suggested in the answer key. Can I object the official answer key?
Ans : Yes, candidates can object the official answer key by filling objection form and paying the objection fee of Rs. 100/- per question.