CDS Exam Analysis 2019 - Candidates who have appeared in exam can check the CDS Exam 2019 Analysis. CDS II exam conducted on September 8, 2019 was of moderate nature. The exam analysis of CDS provides the details about the questions asked in the exam, overall as well as sectional difficulty, topic-wise distribution of marks, expected cut off. The written exam of CDS was conducted on September 8, 2019 in offline mode. This exam was held at various cities across the country in three different shifts paper-wise. Candidates appearing for admission to Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy, Indian Air Force Academy and Officers Training Academy can check CDS 2 exam analysis 2019 here.
As per CDS exam analysis, the questions asked in CDS 2019 written exam were of moderate level. The questions asked from English section were set on standard level. The questions of Elementary Mathematics were tricky as per the candidates who have appeared for the exam, whereas the questions of General Knowledge were twisted. Each paper was conducted for 2 hours carrying 100 marks. Read this article to check analysis of CDS exam 2019 in detailed way.
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CDS II written exam was conducted for three papers - English, General Knowledge and Elementary Mathematics. The appearing candidates who have appeared for the exam can check the overall difficulty level of CDS written exam. The list provided below describes the overall difficulty level of CDS exam.
Level of Difficulty
Moderate to Easy
For the candidates appearing for CDS written exam 2019, it is very important to know the sectional difficulty of the different papers in order to know the overall analysis. The sectional CDS exam analysis on the basis of questions asked in the examination for all three papers is explained below.
The Elementary Mathematics paper was conducted for 100 marks. The questions were asked from arithmetic, algebra, trigonometry, geometry, mensuration etc. The topic wise CDS exam analysis below with the maximum number of questions are explained below.
CDS Exam Trend Analysis - Elementary Mathematics
Level of difficulty
Number of Questions
Moderate to difficult
Time speed and Distance
Simple Interest/Compound interest
Time and Work
Mean-Median-Mode (Frequency Distribution Table)
The English section of CDS was conducted for 2 hours carrying 100 marks. The question paper was designed to test the candidates’ understanding of standard English and use of words. The questions were asked from reading comprehension, spotting errors, fill in the blanks etc. Check topic wise distribution of English section questions below.
CDS Exam Trend Analysis - English
Idioms and phrases
Ordering of Sentences
Fill in the Blanks
The General knowledge section was conducted to test the knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observation, History, Geography of India and experience in their scientific aspects etc. This paper was conducted for 100 marks carrying 120 questions. Candidates can check the section-wise distribution of General knowledge paper analysis below.
CDS Exam Trend Analysis - General Knowledge
The cutoff of CDS exam will be released by UPSC. Candidates will have to score equal or above to cut off released by UPSC to be eligible to appear for SSB Interview. The cut off for written test for IMA, INA and IFA will be calculated out of the total score of 300. The cut off score for OTA (Men & Women) will be calculated out of 200. Candidates can check the previous year CDS cutoff for written exam below.
CDS cut off 2017 (Written Exam)
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