Combined Defence Services (CDS) 2016 whose answer keys are being awaited now by the candidates, was conducted on Feb 5th, 2017 under the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) authorization.
This exam is divided subject wise into three portions i.e English, General Knowledge, and Elementary Mathematics. To evaluate the performance given in the exam, candidates generally looking up for the answer key for UPSC CDS I Exam 2017.
UPSC conducted CDS Exam on 05/02/2016. The Questions in CDS I 2017 were available in the objective type (Multiple Choice Questions) format.
The written test for Indian Military Academy, Naval Academy, and Air Force Academy consists of questions related to the subjects English, G.K and Elementary Mathematics. Each portion of the paper carries 100 marks. Maximum duration for the single section is 2 Hours. This exam weighs 300 marks in total.
Test for Officers’ Training Academy covers the questions on Elementary Mathematics and G.K only. Following the almost same scheme, each portion has 100 marks for the same duration fo 2 Hours each. Total marks for this exam are 200.
After exam commencement, it just takes a few hours for us to prepare the most appropriate exam solution. Official UPSC CDS Exam Answer Keys Feb 2017 will be issued at UPSC website www.upsc.gov.in in around three weeks. Till then you can download and check your performance using the UPSC CDS Exam Answer key provided by us at following links.
P.S: Paper is being solved by experts and will be uploaded online very soon. Links will be updated as soon as possible.
So that’s all for now dear UPSC candidates. Once the UPSC issues answer keys for CDS I Examination 2016, we will be replacing links in the article with the official ones. We request you to share your exam experience & paper review in the mean time.
Content related to the Earlier Examination (CDS 2):
CDS II test took place in three different timings for each paper. Each paper had 2 hours duration and the gap of one hour between each of them. Every paper had four booklet codes i.e Series A, Series B, Series C, Series D. Examination took place as per following timing:
|English Paper||9 AM to 11 AM|
|General Knowledge Paper||12 Noon to 2 PM|
|Elementary Mathematics Paper||3 PM to 5 PM|
Each Of these paper had questions carrying 100 marks per paper. The Following pattern is followed by UPSC aspirants for Combined Service Examination:
For admission to Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy, and Air Force Academy, candidates have to solve all three papers while for admission to Officers’ training academy, only English & Math need to be solved while G.K is exempted for these candidates.
Negative Marking System: No marks will be deducted for unanswered questions while negative marking for 1/3rd mark is there for each wrong entry marked on the sheet.
Below we will share the unofficial key answers for CDS Feb 2017 examination. These answers will be curated by our team. Kindly submit your response if you found any wrong answer. It’s your best option until the official keys are issued.