Sample paper for CDS 1/2020 Download

The CDS (Combined Defence Service Examination) is conducted by UPSC twice in a year. Anybody who has done the graduation can appear for the Examination. The Eligibility details I have given below. here In this article, I will share with you the sample papers for CDS 1/2020 examination, previous year paper of CDS exam and Model Paper of CDS 1/2020, CDS Exam sample paper, etc. I have given these papers in PDF, you can easily download that.

Sample paper for CDS 1/2020 Download:

The Sample papers are usually made by the Publications. The book publications design the sample paper for the practice. There is a huge difference in the sample paper and previous year question paper. Most of the time the sample papers are made by some experienced teachers.The teachers design the paper and sold them online or Offline and the previous year question papers are the exact paper of the CDS.

The CDS Combined Defence Service Examination is a bit tough exam to clear because of the competition. Maximum fresh graduates appear for this exam and they all try their luck. But if you have a dream of joining the Indian Armed forces like Indian Army, Indian Navy or Indian Air force, etc. you must prepare for this well. You can take the help of the book which is specially designed by the experts to make the student’s preparation better. You can click on the given link to download those books:

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Best CDS Books For Better Preparation in Hindi and English Medium.

This book is available in both the mediums Hindi and English. You can buy these books online or can also download those in PDF also. Once you complete your preparation from the book. Start solving the previous year question paper and sample paper for the CDS examination.

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You can download those sample papers for the CDS exam by click on the links which has given above. The sample paper of the CDS Combined Defence Examination.

Exam pattern of CDS Examination:

  1. Written exams conducted by UPSC.
  2. SSB interview.
  3. Medical exams.

Importance of Solving the Sample Paper of Previous Year Question Paper:

Solving previous year question paper is important not because most of the questions repeat every year. Because it gives you better time management and gives you the best idea about the exam. When you have less time for the preparation solve the previous year or sample papers as much as you can. Try to solve at least 2-3 papers every day. This would give you better practice for the exam and you would also have an idea, how to manage time in the exams.

How to prepare for the CDS-II examination:

  1. For English, first, check the English test syllabus.
  2. To prepare for the English create a habit of reading and improve your vocabulary. You can do it by reading an English newspaper, English article, etc.
  3. Set proper time management for the grammar portion.
  4. Solve mock test paper and previous year question paper.
  5. For General knowledge, There is no perfect trick to prepare for this. Just collect information regarding news, international news, defense-related news, etc.
  6. And for the History, civil and geography prepare with the CDS books. Or books of Major Kalshi Classes.
  7. For elementary mathematics, this is not so tough portion, most of the questions would be tricky like reasoning, just prepare for the reasoning and also solve the maths till 10th class and take help from the previous year’s question papers or mock test papers.

Syllabus of CDS Examination:

For Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy and Air Force Academy, the candidate has to prepare these subjects syllabus is:

  • English
  • General knowledge
  • Elementry mathematics
SECTION No.of questions Marks
1.   English         100 100
2.   General Knowledge         100 100
3.   Elementary Mathematics         100 100
Total marks 300

English section is aimed at the testing the basic English skills of the candidate like Synonyms, Antonyms, Reading comprehension, Jumbled sentences, Sentence Correction and Fill in the blanks, etc.

General Knowledge requires you to have up-to-date knowledge of Current Affairs, scientific inventions, History, Geography, defense-related news and any other topics of importance.

Elementary mathematics is just basic mathematics up to the 10th level where they check the sharpness of your mind by giving you tricky questions.

After the written exams candidates will have to go through the SSB interview. To know the complete procedure of SSB interview our previous article. After the SSB interview, they would be a medical test that would be conducted by each academy individually.


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