CDS Sample Papers 2017 – Candidates appearing for Combined Defence Services (CDS) 2017 examination conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) need to practice with CDS Sample papers to have an idea of the paper pattern of the defence entrance examination. Careers360 provides questions papers from previous CDS examinations for the convenience of test takers. Candidates can download CDS 2017 sample papers through links provided below on this page.
UPSC was conducted CDS I 2017 on February 5 and CDS II 2017 will be conducted on November 19 in offline mode. CDS sample papers will be helpful for candidates to have an overall idea about the format of test paper including sections, questions type, total number of questions, and marking scheme. Candidates can practice CDS sample papers as mock practice test. With CDS sample papers candidates will be able to solve CDS 2017 test paper with more speed and accuracy. Candidates can check below CDS sample papers and download it.
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CDS Syllabus 2017: Overview
Candidates need to know about exam pattern of CDS 2017 and syllabus which the question paper of CDS 2017 will cover. Candidates can check CDS 2017 Syllabus as mentioned below -
CDS 2017 test paper will be based on English, General Knowledge (GK) and Elementary Mathematics
The question paper of CDS 2017 will carry 100 marks questions and will be of two hours duration
The aspirants of Officers Training Academy (OTA) are evaluated in a similar manner, however, they are exempted from taking the test of Elementary Mathematics.
The questions of Elementary Mathematics are based on 10th standard syllabus.
The questions in other papers are set from Graduation standard.
A negative marking of 1/3rd for each question from total scored marks will be done, in case of each wrong attempt.
CDS 2017 will be conducted in two languages i.e., English and Hindi.
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