NDA Exam Analysis 2019
Updated on Nov 17, 2019 - 7:23 p.m. IST by Shristi Kirti
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NDA Exam Analysis 2019 – Candidates can go through NDA 2019 exam analysis which is prepared on the basis of feedback recieved from the candidates at the exam centres. Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has conducted the written test of NDA II 2019 on November 17. As per the exam analysis of NDA 2019 both the papers were moderate compared to previous year exam. Mathematics paper was moderate to difficult while GAT paper was moderate as per NDA exam analysis 2019. In this article along with difficulty level of exam we have also provided questions asked in each section, topics and expected cutoff & good attempt as per NDA 2019 exam analysis. Along with checking the analysis candidates should also check the expected cut off and other important details of NDA exam. Read complete article to know more details on NDA exam analysis 2019.
Latest: NDA Application Form 2020 to be released on Jan 8, 2020
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Set Wise NDA Answer Key 2019 (Released by Coaching Institute)
Download NDA Question Papers 2019 For Set A, B, C, D for both Maths and GAT Here

UPSC is conducting NDA 2019 examination for admission to Army, Navy and Air Force wings of National Defence Academy and 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme at Indian Naval Academy. A total of 392 candidates will be shortlisted for different courses through this examination. Candidates qualifying the written test will be shortlisted for SSB Interview. Final selection of candidates will be done based on the candidate's performance in written exam and SSB Interview.

Overall Attempts in NDA Maths and GAT exam

SubjectGood AttemptsDifficulty Level
NDA Maths Paper
70 - 80Moderate to Difficult
NDA GAT Paper85 - 95Moderate


NDA Exam Analysis 2019 for Mathematics

The Mathematics section carries 120 questions. Maximum marks allotted for this paper is 300. The test basically assesses a candidate’s calculative skills. Questions in this section are asked from Algebra, Trigonometry, Statistics & Probability, Calculus, Matrices and Determinants, etc. As per the exam analysis of NDA II, questions asked in this section ware difficult. From question 1 to 40, the difficulty level was high. The topic-wise distribution of questions for NDA 2019 (II) is given below.

Topic-wise distribution of questions of Mathematics in NDA-II

S.NO.

Chapter

Number of
questions

1

Set theory, Relations and Functions

15-17

2

Calculus

7-8

3

Trigonometry

15

4

Geometry

10-12

5

Complex Number

3

6

Conic section

3-4

7

Applications of Integrals

1-2

8

Quadratic Equations and Inequality

12

9

Permutation and Combination

3

10

Logarithm

1-2

11

Matrices and Determinants

4-5

12

Vector Algebra

7 -8

13

Probability

8-9

14

Miscellaneous

5-7

Total

120

The topic-wise distribution of questions for NDA I 2019 is given below.

Topic-wise distribution of questions of Mathematics

S.NO.

Chapter

Number of
questions

1

Set theory, Relations and Functions

8

2

Calculus

17

3

Trigonometry

20

4

Geometry

14

5

Complex Number

6

6

Binary Number

1

7

Sequence and Series

6

8

Quadratic Equations and Inequality

4

9

Permutation and Combination

4

10

Binomial Theorem

3

11

Logarithm

4

12

Matrices and Determinants

10

13

Vector Algebra

4

14

Statistics

5

15

Probability

12

16

Miscellaneous

2


Total

120


NDA Exam Analysis for GAT

The GAT paper is divided into two parts – English and General Knowledge. This paper carries 150 questions. Total marks allotted for this section is 600 marks. Last year, the overall difficulty of the GAT section was moderate to difficult. Candidates can check below the topic-wise distribution of questions of GAT.

Topic-wise distribution of questions for English

S.No.

Topics

No. of Questions

1

Idioms and Phrases

5

2

Antonyms

5

3

Synonyms

5

4

Spotting Errors

5

5

Cloze Comprehension

5

6

Ordering of Sentences

5

7

Reading Comprehension (2 passages)

10

8

Fill in the Blanks

10


Total

50

General Knowledge

S. No.

Subjects

No. of Questions

1

Geography

15

2

History

11

3

Economy

7

4

Polity

8

5

Physics

22

6

Chemistry

17

7

Biology

8

8

Current Affairs

9

9

Static

3


Total

100


NDA Answer Key 2019

The unofficial answer key of NDA is released by various coaching institutes soon after the exam concludes. NDA answer key will contain the correct answer option for both and Maths and GAT paper for each set of question papers. The table below contains the answer key of NDA released by the coaching institutes.

NDA Answer key 2019 by Cavalier

NDA Answer key 2019 by Baalnoi

NDA Answer Key 2019 by Aim & Achieve

NDA Maths Answer key 2019

NDA GAT Answer key 2019


NDA Cut off 2019

The coaching institutes will release the cut off of NDA 2019 after the successful completion of the exam on November 17. NDA 2 expected cutoff will be prepared by the experts based on the difficulty level of exam. The expected cutoff will help candidates know their chances of selection in the recruitment exam. The previous years’ NDA cutoff is given below.

Previous Years’ NDA Cut Off for final selection out of 1800

Year

NDA 2 cut off

2018

688

2017

624

2016

602

2015

637


Previous years’ NDA cutoff

Year

NDA 1 Cut Off (out of 900)

2019
342 (With at least 25% in each subject)
2018
338 (With at least 25% in each subject)

2017

342 (With at least 25% in each subject)

2016

288 (With at least 25% in each subject)

2015
306 (With at least 30% in each subject)


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aggregate 60% for nda means each subject have to get 60+marks ?

Dhameer Bhatia Student Expert 21st Feb, 2020

You require minimum 60% aggregate in Physics, chemistry and Maths as a eligibility criteria in order to appear in the NDA exam. THERE IS NO MINIMUM MARKS REQUIRED FOR NDA. U JUST NEED TO PASS IN CLASS 12TH.

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documents for 12 th students apply NDA form?

Sharon Rose Student Expert 20th Feb, 2020

Hello,

The documents required while filling the online application form are enlisted below

  • Class 10 marksheet
  • Adhaar card
  • Scanned image of passport size photograph
  • Scanned image of singnature
  • Valid email ID
  • Phone number
  • Credit card or debit card details.

Here is the link for NDA 2020.You can find the important information

https://competition.careers360.com/exams/nda

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Mai abhi 11th class Mai hu lekin Mai iss saal 12th me chala jaunga can I apply nda

Hello,

Yes you can apply for NDA while appearing in class 12th.

And your age must be in between 16.5 to 19.5.

Best of luck.


Thank you.

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can you give me sample papers of NDA

Papeya Dubey Student Expert 19th Feb, 2020
Hello

You can get nda previous year papers by visiting the following link-
https://competition.careers360.com/articles/nda-question-papers/amp
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nda me passing mark kitana hota hai first exam me

Vikas gehlot 18th Feb, 2020

The cutoff varies over the years and each subject a candidate needs to score minimum 25% marks in the exam, the cutoff for the previous years is as follows

Year

NDA 1

NDA 2

2019 342(With at least 25 % marks in each subject) To be announced

2018

338 (With at least 25 % marks in each subject)

325 (With at least 25 % marks in each subject)

2017

342 (With 25 % in each subject)

258 (With 25% in each subject)

2016

288 (With 25 % in each subject)

229 (With at least 20% marks in each subject)

2015

306 (With at least 30% marks in each Subject)

269 (With 25% in each subject)

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