TNPSC Group 2 Answer Key 2018 – Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) has published the answer key of TNPSC Group 2 on November 14. Along with the answer key, the facility to raise objections was available from November 14 to 20, 2018. Candidates who had appeared for the exam can check TNPSC Group 2 answer key 2018 for all subjects - General Tamil/ General English, Aptitude and Mental Ability Test and General Studies. Using TNPSC Group 2 2018 answer key, candidates can check correct answers to the questions asked in the exam from various subjects. On the basis of the number of correct answers, candidates can calculate their probable score of exam. The objections submitted by candidates will be reviewed by subject-matter experts. If the objections are found to be correct, the examination authority will revise the answers and publish the final answer key. TNPSC Group 2 2018 was conducted on November 11, 2018.
TNPSC Group 2 Answer Key 2018 – Dates
Candidates can check below the dates related to the release of TNPSC Group 2 answer key.
Dates related to TNPSC Group 2 Answer Key 2018
November 11, 2018
Release of TNPSC Group 2 answer key of preliminary exam
November 14, 2018
|Window to raise challenge|
November 14, 2018
|Last date to raise objections in provisional answer key||November 20, 2018|
|Unofficial answer key||November 11, 2018|
Declaration of result
How to download TNPSC Group 2 Answer Key 2018?
Candidates can follow the steps given below to download TNPSC Group 2 answer key.
Step 1: Click on the link ‘TNPSC Group 2 answer key’
Step 2: The answer key is available in PDF format for all subjects
Step 3: Download the answer key and save the file for further reference.
TNPSC Group 2 Answer Key 2018 (Official)
|Subject||Official Answer Key|
|General English||Download Here|
|General Tamil||Download Here|
|General Studies||Download Here|
TNPSC Group 2 Answer Key 2018 by Coaching Institutes
|Coaching Institutes||General English||General Tamil||General Studies|
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How to use TNPSC Group 2 Answer Key 2018 to calculate score?
After downloading the answer key, candidates could check correct answers to the questions. To calculate probable score, candidates had to follow the marking scheme prescribed by the examination. The procedure to calculate score using TNPSC Group 2 answer key is given below.
Procedure to calculate score
The test booklet of Preliminary examination carried total 200 questions.
Total marks allotted for the test was 300 marks.
For each correct answer, candidates will score 1.5 marks.
At the end, candidates can calculate their probable score based on the number of correct answer.
TNPSC Group 2 Answer Key 2018 – How to raise objections?
Candidates could raise their objections against TNPSC Group 2 answer within 7 days from the date of release of answer key. As the answer key was released on November 14, candidates could challenge the answer key till November 20, 2018. Representations to challenge the tentative answer key had to be submitted online. The objections received by post or email were not accepted by the Commission. The right answers in TNPSC Group 2 answer key were tick marked in the respective choices for each question.
Procedure to challenge TNPSC Group 2 Answer Key
- To challenge the answer key, candidates had to first click on the link to raise objections in the answer key
- Upon clicking the link, 'Answer Key Challenge' window appeared on the screen
- Candidates must provide name of recruitment exam, registration number, application number, date of birth, subject and the question number against which objection is to be raised
- After furnishing required details, click on 'Submit' following which the challenged question and provisional answer was displayed on screen
- Next, candidates could choose the correct option and provide remarks stating the reasons for objection followed by provision of details of books in support of claim for correction
- Pages of the book supporting candidate's challenges was provided in the PDF format and the same should be less than 3 MB in size
- Candidates could print a copy of Acknowledgement slip as the reference number generated while raising objections will be required at a future stage of the exam.
What after raising objections against TNPSC Group 2 Answer Key 2018?
The representations submitted by candidates will be examined by an expert committee. Representations submitted by candidates will be reviewed by experts. If the objections are found to be correct, the examination authority will make the necessary changes in the final answer key.
TNPSC Group 2 Exam Pattern 2018
The preliminary exam of TNPSC Group 2 carried objective type questions from general studies, aptitude and mental ability test, general Tamil/ general English. According to TNPSC Group 2 exam pattern, a total of 200 questions were asked which candidates had to complete within 3 hours. The exam paper carried total 300 marks.
Qualifying marks of TNPSC Group 2
The commission has prescribed qualifying marks for preliminary and mains exam. To be successful, candidates have to secure the qualifying marks in both the stages of exam. As per official notification, the qualifying marks is 90 for preliminary exam while it is 102 for mains exam. The qualifying marks are common across all categories.
Tamil Nadu Combined Civil Services Examination II (Interview Posts) exam is conducted for recruitment of candidates to various Group-II Services in government departments of the state. The selection procedure comprises three stages - Preliminary Examination, Main Written Examination and Oral Test.